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Juke Joint - May 8, 2022

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This week on “The Juke Joint” broadcast Robert Barclay features the 2022 Blues Music Award winners presented by the Blues Foundation in Memphis recently. This includes music by Tommy Castro, Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, Sue Foley, Eric Bibb, Taj Mahal, Keb’ Mo’, Curtis Salgado, Zac Harmon, Annika Chambers, Eric Gales and John Nemeth, among others.

Robert Barclay launched "The Juke Joint" broadcast on WCMU in April 1985. It has been a Sunday night fixture from 8:00-11:00 pm ever since. A devoted listener dubbed him the "Duke of Juke." He includes nearly a century's worth of blues history on his program including traditional and contemporary blues along with boogie woogie, soul music, rhythm & blues, zydeco and gospel music.