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American Epic: Blood and Soil

Tuesday, May 23, 9pm: Travel to rural America as Charley Patton & Elder Burch record early Delta blues and gospel music.

American Epic: Blood and Soil

Travel to the rural South as Elder Burch, Charley Patton and others record early Delta blues, gospel and protest songs. The Great Flood of 1927 devastates Mississippi River communities, leading to northern migration and Chicago Blues by Howlin’ Wolf.