Playing tracks by
Elmore James and Joe Turner, B B King, Blind Boy Fuller, Robert Hill, Tom Colborn (live) and more.
Cambridge guitarist Tom Colborn joins the Kipper Cat 78s radio show on Cambridge 105 live in the studios this week for a Delta and Piedmont Blues special.
Tom was an undergraduate illustrator when Charlie Patton's recordings changed his vocation from art to music. An affinity for pre-war blues, from intense Delta slide-guitar to funky ragtime picking has led him to develop a wide repertoire of self-penned and traditional songs. Over the last twelve years he has played numerous celebrated venues and festivals, including the Twelve Bar Club, The Green Note, and The Big Chill. This year Tom will be joining THE SHELLAC COLLECTIVE team at Bestival on the Club Dada stage on the Isle of Wight to help show the drum and bass crazed youngsters what real music is all about .....
The kipper the cat 78s radio show is a fortnightly programme on Cambridge Community Radio Station Cambridge 105