Blues America:Blues America 154 - Harrison Kennedy 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
Blues America  Blues America 154 - Harrison Kennedy  Blues + Interview + Talk + Music + Weekly Program + Series 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Drew Verbis  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
The late great Sonny Terry taught him how to play the harmonica during his early teens. After many years with his band, Harrison naturally gravitated towards the blues following in his uncles footsteps, Canadas legendary music pioneer, Jackie Washington. Harrisons childhood home wash filled with legendary musicians and famous visitors such as Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday and Lonnie Johnson. In 2016, Harrison won a Juno award for Blues Album of the Year. Since signing with Electro-Fi Records in 2007, Harrison Kennedy has released 5 internationally acclaimed albums and developed into one of the 21st centurys most insightful and original Blues singer/songwriters.  Harrison "Sweet Taste" Kennedy 
Notes: Credits:
Blues America is where the blues talks. An hour-long weekly series featuring conversations with blues people who share their stories and music. Blues America is heard around the country on over 50 public radio stations and the podcast has been downloaded over 2 million times. The series is independently produced at the Chico Chism Memorial Studio in Phoenix by award winning host, Drew Verbis. It is a featured station on the Living Blues Magazine radio-charts.   Clock
PROGRAM 154 - Total 58:00
Production Date 9/7/2018
Segment 1
00:00 - 30:53
Floating Station Mid-Break
30:47- Clip: "...Blues America Will be Right Back"
30:53 - Outcue: Tone
31:38- Incue: Tone
Segment 2
31:38- 58:00
57:35 - Clip: "Blues America Singing"
57:40 - [ Optional] Cutaway Music Bed
58:00 - End

Program Schedule:
Featured Guest Song - Single
Morgan Freeman Monologue
Host Introduction
Interview Segment 1
Featured Guest Music Sample
Interview Segment 2
Top Blues Hit Outro Feature
Brand New Blues - Music Single
Stations Mid Break
Blues at the Break - Music Single
Interview Segment 3
Blues People Soundbite Feature
Interview Segment 4
Way Way Back Blues Feature
Host Outro

Special Guest: Harrison "Sweet Taste" Kennedy
Label: Electro-Fi Records
Studio: Chico Chism Memorial Studio
Host: Drew Verbis
Voice Overs: Nikki Nicole, Jason Stephens
Underwriting Voice Over: Milky Smooth
Morgan Freeman Monologue Edit: Drew Verbis, Jason Stephens
Underwriters: Record High Vinyl Store, The Rhythm Room, SWMAF

Music Works:
Full Length Spins (Artist, Song, Album, Label, Year, Time)
Harrison Kennedy, Who U Tellin?, Who U Tellin? Electro-Fi, 2017 [3:43]
Lindsey Alexander, Starting Monday, Two Cats, Delmark Records, 2017 [3:48]
Andy T Band, Sweet Thing, Double Strike, American Showcase, 2017 [2:38]
Buddy Boy Hawkins, Jailhouse Fire Blues, 4419-2, Paramount Records, 1929 [2:30] 
Arts and Humanities | Music | American | Ethnicity | African-American | Folklore and Folkways | Bluegrass | Blues  
Version 1: Blues America 154  
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Program 154 
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Chico Chism Memorial Studio in Phoenix  09-07-2018  English 
Segment Length
File Info
bluesamerica154  256Kbps mp3 (106.56MB) Stereo 


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