Son House, Trumpet Records, and Yodeling the Blues
Archival footage of Son House mixed with interviews with promoter Dick Waterman gives insight into this fascinating and often conflicted bluesman.
Blues historian Jim O’Neal discusses the history of Trumpet Records, and Vitrice McMurry shares interesting stories of the unlikely pairing of her mother, LIllian, and Sonny Boy Williamson.
Yodeling the Blues
The film explores the connections of yodeling and the Blues through the music of Jimmie Rodgers and Howlin’ Wolf.