Posts tagged ‘Bob Wills’

November 23, 2011

This Day in Music History – Jason Fickel on Robert Johnson

It was today in 1936 that Robert Johnson laid down his first recordings.  Here to talk about the man and his own three degrees of separation is Jason Fickel.

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October 3, 2011

This Day in Music History – Davy Jay Sparrow on Woody Guthrie

 

 

 

It was this day in 1967 that music and social icon Woody Guthrie died.  Friend of PE Davy Jay Sparrow weighs in on Guthrie’s importance in general and in particular to the shaping of his own musical world view.

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May 13, 2011

This Day in Music History – Davy Jay Sparrow on Bob Wills

It was this day in 1975 that the King of Western Swing, Bob Wills passed away.  We asked our good friend Davy Jay Sparrow to write a little something about Wills for the occasion and to show us some of his favorite videos of the King performing.

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