- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 31 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: July 15, 2003
- Originally Released: 1991
- Label: Shout Factory
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital Stereo - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Additional Audio Material: 45 minutes of music tracks
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 07/31/1992
"...An expert, guided tour....Nowhere do the blues seem more alive..."
Los Angeles Times - 11/15/1991
"...It's a genuine document, deep and earthy, a peek into our national soul..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 01/15/1993
"...[A] joyful and stirring look at local legend of the Mississippi Delta....Their music is charged with the kind of warmth and graceful wisdom that makes them instant friends..."
Director Mugge and Robert Palmer (not that Robert Palmer) travel deep into the Delta to find the best blues acts in the country. From juke joints to front porches, this intrepid pair go off to find some bluesmen and end up documenting a musical history of the land and some important regional performers.
Blues Music |
Blues Singers |
Music (General) |
Music Video |
Various Music Performers