Bughouse Square Podcast with Eve Ewing has launched, check out the first episode and subscribe now! Read the Story

Son House discusses his life and career as a blues musician

BROADCAST: Apr. 19, 1965 | DURATION: 00:40:15

Digital audio not yet public.

Synopsis

Son House discusses his life and career as a preacher and blues musician. He talks about his family, his religious background as a preacher, and his recent comeback after disappearing from music scene in 1943. He performs several songs during the interview, including: 00:00:00-00:03:35 "Death Letter" 00:17:19-00:21:22 "Levy Camp Moan" 00:35:40-00:38:59 "Preaching the Blues" 00:45:58-00:48:24 "Louise McGhee" 00:53:26-00:55:55 "Empire State Express" 00:57:40-00:59:14 "Grinnin' in Your Face"