American Epic

Blood and Soil

Passport Episode 102 | 54m 36s

Travel to the rural South as Elder Burch, Charley Patton and others record early Delta blues, gospel and protest songs. The Great Flood of 1927 devastates Mississippi River communities, leading to northern migration and Chicago Blues by Howlin’ Wolf.

Aired: 05/23/17

Expires: 05/23/20

Rating: NR

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