Playing tracks by
Cannons Jug Stompers and The Memphis Jug Band.
This show was 27th in the global blues chart.
An extended edition of our Jug Band Special! 90 minutes of the classic jug bands of the 1920s and '30s, including the heroes of the Memphis and Louisville jug band scenes, plus music from the Birmingham Jug Band, Mississippi Sarah and Daddy Stovepipe, King David's Jug Band, and more. Highlights include a collaboration between country music icon Jimmie Rodgers and members of the Louisville jug band community, a sanctified jug band, Jed Davenport's "Beale Street Breakdown," and of course several faves from the great Memphis Jug Band. A 60-minute version of this episode aired on Birmingham Mountain Radio on 4.14.18.