#16 Radio Show – February 22, 2010

Here’s this weeks show which showcased some of the music that paid tribute to a man who inspired and led his community from the 1930s — a man widely regarded as the first African American to achieve the status of a nationwide hero within the United States. That man was the boxer Joe Louis.

Joe Louis

The show is called “From the Other Side of the Mirror” and is broadcast every Monday at 3pm. You can find KOOP radio at 91.7 Fm in the Austin area, or stream it online at www.koop.org

Playlist below;

  1. Joe Louis is the Man – Joe Pullum
  2. Winner Joe – Lil Johnson
  3. Joe the Bomber – Billy Hicks & His Sizzlin’ Six
  4. Big Joe Louis – Jack Sneed & His Sneezes
  5. Joe Louis Special – Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band
  6. Joe Louis & John Henry Blues – Sonny Boy Williamson
  7. King Joe Pt. 1 – Paul Robeson with Count Basie & His Orchestra
  8. Let’s Go Joe – Cab Calloway

Link to all archived shows


~ by john on February 22, 2010.

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