Jimmy Reed Tribute on PBS

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 23, 2010

This week our US cousins can see a tribute to Jimmy Reed on their local cable PBS station.

The great news for us is that this programme is also available online.

http://video.pbs.org/video/1346550491/

Program: Austin City Limits
Episode: Tribute to Bluesman Jimmy Reed

Blues luminaries James Cotton, Delbert McClinton, Lou Ann Barton, Jimmie Vaughan and Omar Kent Dykes pay tribute to Jimmy Reed, composer of blues classics “Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby,” “Big Boss Man” and “Baby What You Want Me to Do.”
Visit the Tribute to Bluesman Jimmy Reed webpage



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Ken

January 23rd, 2010 at 19:29
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… there’s also a really nice Allen Toussaint AUstin City Limits too.

http://video.pbs.org/video/1378867539/

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Grahame

January 27th, 2010 at 20:00
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Really good show . . . with the coolest bass player, ex-T-Bird Ronnie James and his amazing tatts! Good stuff from Messrs. Wilson, Cotton and McClinton on harmonicas as well. Worth checking out!