The Blues

Season 1 Episode 5

Godfathers and Sons

Aired Unknown Oct 02, 2003 on PBS
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Godfathers and Sons
In the fifth special of the series, the 'heyday' of Chicago, Illinois blues music is explored by director Marc Levin and hip-hop legend Chuck D and Marshall Chess. The three produce an album that combines retired blues musicians with present hip-hop stars. Performances in the special include appearances made by Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Magic Slim, Ike Turner, Sam Lay and others.moreless

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