Tag Archives: Will Shade

Episode #1 – Barrel House Birthdays: Will Shade (Memphis Jug Band) – Born February 5, 1898 (Memphis, Tennessee)

Happy Birthday Will Shade!  Born in Memphis, Tennessee on Feb. 5, 1898. Welcome to Episode #1 of Barrelhouse Birthdays.  In this series we will play some tunes and give a short history on each of the blues artists on their … Continue reading

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Dancefloor Mountain Radio Hour – Episode #7 – Early Rural American Recordings (Blues – Part One)

Part One of our very first Two Part episode.  This week we will explore the early sessions and players of blues recordings in America’s South.  From the Mississippi Delta up to East St. Louis, we explore these obscure artists and … Continue reading

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