Blue Avenue on IPR Studio One

Sundays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Host Bob Dorr presents old school, new generation, historic, and contemporary blues and its derivations including soul, funk, rock 'n' roll, and gospel.

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July 14, 2013

5:00 PM
BLOWIN’ THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)
Artist : WILLIAM CLARKE
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DOWN THE ROAD APIECE
Artist : AMOS MILBURN
Album : JUKE BOX BLUES
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7:39 PM
HE’S A JELLY ROLL BAKER
Artist : LONNIE JOHNSON
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SNATCH IT & GRAB IT
Artist : JULIA LEE
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7:40 PM
SHE AIN’T NOWHERE
Artist : SUNNYLAND SLIM
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YOU’RE GONNA MISS ME
Artist : MUDDY WATERS
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7:41 PM
MOANIN’ AT MIDNIGHT
Artist : HOWLIN’ WOLF
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THE WORLD’S IN A TANGLE
Artist : JIMMY ROGERS
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LONESOME OLD TRAIN
Artist : HOMESICK JAMES
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OFF THE WALL (EXCERPT)
Artist : LITTLE WALTER
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I’M MAD
Artist : WILLIE MABON
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HIGH & LONESOME
Artist : JIMMY REED
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COUNTRY BOOGIE
Artist : ELMORE JAMES
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BACK HOME TO MAMA
Artist : BIG WALTER HORTON
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HEY BO DIDDLEY
Artist : BO DIDDLEY
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COOL DISPOSITION
Artist : SONNYBOY WILLIAMSON
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GOOD LOOKIN’
Artist : ETTA JAMES
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SO MANY ROADS, SO MANY TRAINS
Artist : OTIS RUSH
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7:47 PM
MY BACK DOOR FRIEND
Artist : LIGHTNIN’ HOPKINS
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FUNKY BUTT (EXCERPT)
Artist : MUDDY WATERS BAND
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SHAKE IT BABY
Artist : JOHN LEE HOOKER
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SNATCH IT BACK AND HOLD IT
Artist : JR WELLS w/BUDDY GUY
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LUCILLE
Artist : B B KING
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29 WAYS
Artist : KOKO TAYLOR
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DON’T BURN DOWN THE BRIDGE
Artist : ALBERT KING
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BLOWIN’ THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)
Artist : WILLIAM CLARKE
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Blue Avenue
11:51 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, July 1, 2012

All exclusive Iowa Public Radio recordings from festivals/events from around the state including Chubby Carrier at the 2011 Bluesmore celebration, Trampled Under Foot at the 2012 Friends Blues Blowout, and Patrick Hazell at the 2004 Sturgis Falls celebration.

Blue Avenue
11:51 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, June 24, 2012

The blues bus heads down Blue Avenue towards the Quad Cities for an overview of next weekend's Mississippi Valley Blues Society 3-day festival. We'll hear music from 18 of the artists at this year's fest including Kenny Neal, Coco Montoya, Lady Bianca, and Guitar Shorty

Blue Avenue
11:50 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, June 17, 2012

New releases by Dr. John and Sonny Landreth, Iowa Blues from Catfish Keith and Skeeter Lewis, Exclusive IPR recordings of Shane Dwight and some 80s blues on vinyl by Walther "Wolfman" Washington and slide guitarman Roy Rogers.

Blue Avenue
11:49 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, June 10, 2012

New releases by Chuck Leavell, Big Walker, and Mary Bridget Davies. Exclusive IPR recordings will take us back to February's Friends Blues Blowout for a set by Trampled Under Foot and the Blues On Vinyl segment includes records by Johnny Shines and Big Walter Horton

Blue Avenue
11:48 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, June 3, 2012

New releases from Eric Lindell, Sean Carney, and Iowa's Craig Erickson; exclusive IPR recordings of Chubby Carrier at the 2011 Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids, and blues on vinyl by J.B. Hutto and Jr. Wells

Blue Avenue
11:48 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, May 27, 2012

This Memorial Day weekend we remember those blues men and women who have passed on to Blue Heaven including Luther Allison, Michael Burks, Hound Dog Taylor and Son Seals

Blue Avenue
11:47 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, May 20, 2012

It's the annual recap of the Blues Music Awards given out by The Blues Foundation in Memphis on May 10. We'll hear from 22 of the 26 BMA catagories including Best New Debut Artist, Best Traditional Blues Album, The B. B. King Entertainer of The Year, and Band of The Year.

Blue Avenue
11:47 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, May 13, 2012

The latest releases by Peter Karp & Sue Foley, San Francisco's Tip of The Top, and Canada's Treasa Levasseur; exclusive IPR recordings of Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin' Alter Boys at the 2010 Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids and some blues on vinyl by Homesick James and Otis Rush.

Blue Avenue
11:46 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, May 6, 2012

New releases by The Jimmy's, Walter Trout, and Mary Bridget Davies. Iowa blues by Cedar Rapids guitarman Bryce Janey and Des Moines' Bobcats. Plus exclusive IPR recordings of Deanna Bogart at the 2010 Linn County Blues Society Bluesmore celebration in Cedar Rapids.

Blue Avenue
11:45 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, April 29, 2012

Three times a year, Blues Revue sends out a "sampler CD" to their magazine subscribers. The latest is out now and we'll hear tunes from that disc by Beverly McClellan and Shawn Starski. Also new releases from Joan Osborne and the late Pinetop Perkins. Plus exclusive IPR recordings of zydeco music master Chubby Carrier at last year's Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids.

Blue Avenue
11:34 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, April 22, 2012

This week, it's Blues In A Box! Selections from CD and vinyl blues boxsets including The Cobra Records Story, The Complete Robert Johnson Recordings, Hoochie Coochie Men-The History of UK Blues, and The Chess Blues Box all in the mix.

Blue Avenue
11:33 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, April 15, 2012

New blues releases from Contino, Watermelon Slim & Super Chikan, and Iowa Bluesman Rush Cleveland. Exclusive IPR recordings will take us back to the 2011 Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids for music by Perry & The Pumpers. And the blues on vinyl segment has records by Hubert Sumlin and The Seigal/Schwall Band.

Blue Avenue
11:33 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, April 8, 2012

New blues releases by Curtis Salgado, The Daddy Mack Blues Band and Swiss bluesman Philipp Frankhauser. Exclusive IPR recordings of Louisiana swamp bluesman John Lisi at the 2011 Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids. And the blues on vinyl segment includes records by Johnny "Clyde" Copeland and Duke Robillard

Blue Avenue
11:32 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, April 1, 2012

It's all about blues the way it was made to be played: LIVE in front of an audience! Joe Louis Walker on the Legendary R & B Cruise, Luther Allison in Paris France, Muddy Waters at Mr. Kelly's in Chicago, and exclusive IPR recordings of Grammy Award winner Chubby Carrier at last summer's Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids all part of the mix!

Blue Avenue
11:31 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, March 25, 2012

New releases by Nick Moss, Dion, and The Daddy Mack Blues Band, exclusive IPR recordings of Bryce Janey at the Campbell/Steele Gallery in Marion, and vintage blues on vinyl by Otis Rush and Freddie King.

Blue Avenue
11:30 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, March 18, 2012

Lots of new blues releases including the latest by Janiva Magness, The Heritage Blues Orchestra, and Hamilton Loomis. Plus, exclusive IPR recordings of Deanna Bogart at the 2010 Linn County Blues Society Bluesmore celebration and we'll hear blues on vinyl by Otis Spann and Otis Rush.

Blue Avenue
11:29 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, March 11, 2012

After six weeks of surveying the nominees for this year's Blues Music Awards, it's back to a more "normal" show. Lots of new blues releases including the latest by Otis Taylor, Nick Moss, and the late Eddie Kirkland, plus exclusive IPR recordings of Reverend Raven & The Chain Smoking Alter Boys at the 2010 Linn County Blues Society Bluesmore Celebration in Cedar Rapids and some blues on vinyl by Electric Flag and Sleepy John Estes.

Blue Avenue
11:28 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Blue Avenue Sunday, March 4, 2012

We continue our 6-week survey of nominees for this year's Blues Music Awards from the Blues Foundation by hearing selections from all the nominees for Contemporary Blues Female Artist of The Year and Contemporary Blues Album of The Year. Plus, hear exclusive IPR recordings of Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band at the 2011 Linn County Blues Society Bluesmore Festival and new releases from Big James and the Chicago Playboys and Iowa's Candymakers.

This show originally aired on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012

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