Baton Rouge Blues
Size: 6 interviews on 14 recordings
Dates of interviews: 1996 - 2008
Principle Interviewers: Jo Jackson, Mary Price
Finding Aids: Abstracts
Audio Availability: MP3
Processing Status: 17% of interviews are cataloged (1 of 6)
Access Restrictions: See individual abstracts
Description: This project focuses on the careers of Baton Rouge-area blues musicians and the history of blues music in the city of Baton Rouge. Interviewees discuss prominent blues musicians, local and national blues music venues, the blues scene in other U.S. and some international cities, record labels, recording contracts and record sales, musical training and mentorship, touring, and radio broadcasts among other topics.
Chris Thomas King
Ernest "Tabby" Thomas (by Jo Jackson)
Ernest "Tabby" Thomas (by Kim Turner)
Ernest "Tabby" Thomas (by Mary Price)
Ernest "Tabby" Thomas and Chris Thomas King
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