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August Programs

August 5, 2017
Little Walter

A tribute to harmonica player and vocalist Little Walter, a man often called the Charlie Parker of blues harp and a mainstay of Muddy Water's classic 1950's band.

August 12, 2017
Milk from the Tree

Female vocal folk and singer-songwriters from 1966 to 1973 including Sandy Denny, Judee Sill, Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Jackie Deshannon.

August 19, 2017
Grateful Dead's Best Month Ever

A kickoff of a multi-part series sampling the Dead's live shows in May, 1977. We start tonight in the Northeast with examples from New Haven, Boston, and Ithaca, with the seven piece lineup in full flight.

August 26, 2017
Tony Bennett

SPR's record and video sale guru Bill Wright with a career overview of a master vocal stylist.

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