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Every Sunday Morning from 9-11am, Mr.Charlie serves up some of the best new, old, acoustic & electric, local & national blues for your listening enjoyment. Celebrating 20 years on your radio, Blues for Breakfast is the Champlain Valley's premier blues show. Listen for tickets to great area shows, in studio live performances and info on all kinds of releases from blues labels and more!
Coming up on Blues for Breakfast:
4/5/15 #1254: We'll start April with new music from Toots Lorraine, Jon Spear, Brad Abscher and Raphael Wressnig. Plus we'll give away more tickets for the 4/25 Ronnie Earl show at Plattsburg's Strand Theater and say Happy Birthday to Muddy Waters, Lil Ed, Larry McCray and Shemekia Copeland.
Wow, what company at the Keeping The Blues Alive Induction ceremony! Sat next to Mike Vernon, the legendary producer who did 8 John Mayall albums along with 10 Years After, the original Fleetwood Mac, Savoy Brown and virtually every U.S. bluesman you can think of (talked his ear off for 3 hours!); Tony Mangiullo, owner of legendary Chicago blues club Rosa's; Pete Carlson, one of the only non-native Americans ever allowed to film their ceremonies, and producer of multiple award winning blues documentaries; as well as winners from Spain, Norway, the Netherlands, Poland, Finland and Germany. The blues truly are International. I am so humbled to be part of this class of 15 in '15!! And thanks to Dana Somayaji for coming in from Ottawa, and Bruce de Bree from VT to share this moment.