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199B0119990603Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents a nine-part series taking a look at the blues.
199B0219990610Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the second in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues.
199B0319990617Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the third in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues, focusing on the sounds that came out of Memphis.
199B0419990624Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the fourth in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues, focusing on the golden age of the blues originating in Chicago.
199B0519990701Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the fifth in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues, focusing on New Orleans, where singers such as Fats Domino, Lloyd Price and Little Richard turned blues into rock 'n' roll.
199B0619990708Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the sixth in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues, focusing on Texas, home of blues legends such as T-Bone Walker, Freddy King, Lightnin' Hopkins and Stevie Ray Vaughan.
199B0719990715Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the seventh in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues, reflecting on the arrival of the blues in the UK in the 50s, its boom in the sixties, and its legacy up to the present day.
199B0819990722Vocalist Dana Gillespie presents the eighth in a nine-part series taking a look at the blues.
In this programme she looks at her female contemporaries on the blues scene and the pioneering blues ladies who inspired them.
199B09 LAST19990729Vocalist Dana Gillespie looks at the singers who will keep the blues alive in the new millennium.

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