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Deep blues [videorecording] : a musical pilgrimage to the crossroads / a Robert Mugge film ; an Oil Factory/Radio Active Films Production in association with Channel 4.

Mugge, Robert, 1950- (Added Author). Palmer, Robert, 1945-1997 Deep blues. (Added Author). Oil Factory Ltd. (Added Author). Radio Active Films (Firm) (Added Author). Channel Four (Great Britain) (Added Author). Fox Lorber CentreStage (Firm) (Added Author). WinStar TV and Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 625 37684000746832 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1572526424
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed. DVD.
  • Publisher: [New York?] : Fox Lorber CentreStage ; [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from disc.
Film originally released 1992.
Formatted Contents Note:
Memphis blues / Booker T. Laury -- Jumper on the line / R.L. Burnside -- Bouncing ball / Jessie Mae's Fife and Drum Band -- You can talk about me / Jessie Mae Hemphill -- Junior, I love you (All night long) / Junior Kimbrough -- Heart broken man ; Ain't goin' to worry about tomorrow / Roosevelt "Booba" Barnes -- Catfish blues ; Daddy, when is mama comin' home? / Big Jack Johnson -- The devil ; Hard time killin' floor blues / Jack Owens and Bud Spires -- Johnny stole an apple ; If I had possession over judgement day ; Come on in my kitchen / Lonnie Pitchford.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Robert Mugge ; producers, Eileen Gregory, John Stewart ; writer and music director, Robert Palmer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Commentator, Robert Palmer.
Summary, etc.:
Robert Palmer, author of Deep Blues and Dave Stewart, a member of Eurythmics pays tribute to the Mississippi blues and various blues artists. Special features include discographies of the performers, performance footage outtakes, an interview with Dave Stewart, bonus audio links, and weblinks.
System Details Note:
DVD, 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Subject: Blues (Music)
Blues (Music) > History and criticism
Blues musicians > United States > Biography
African American musicians > Biography

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