:: Title :: Commentary on the blues and Son House by Howlin' Wolf
:: Genre :: commentary, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Burnett, Chester (Howlin' Wolf) [vocal]
House, Eddie (Son)
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Newport (Newport County), Rhode Island (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Mississippi Delta
:: Session :: Newport Folk Festival 1966
:: Date :: 7/21-7/24, 1966
:: Reference Information :: N6.0, Track 3 (00:03:48)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Audio recordings from the 1966 Newport Folk Festival that supplemented Lomax's filming of the weekend. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Howlin' Wolf explains "what the blues is" and points out Son House as an example of someone with the blues, having "drunk up all his," and he lambasts him for not having "done anything with his life." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Newport Folk Festival 1966

 

 

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