@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #blues

This is your last week to see “Down-Home Music: The Story of Arhoolie Records”, which is on display post-security in Terminal 2... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #blues #folkmusic #texas

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This is your last week to see “Down-Home Music: The Story of Arhoolie Records”, which is on display post-security in Terminal 2... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #blues #folkmusic #texas

This image was posted on June 04, 2019.

This is your last week to see “Down-Home Music: The Story of Arhoolie Records”, which is on display post-security in Terminal 2... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #blues #folkmusic #texas

This image was posted on June 04, 2019.

Many of the musicians on “Oakland Blues” came from Louisiana and Texas to work in Bay Area shipyards around World War II... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #blues #Oakland #albumcover

This image was posted on April 24, 2019.

Arhoolie Records’ subsidiary label Blues Classics was the first to reintroduce the work of Memphis Minnie (1897–1973) to a new (and largely white) audience... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #tenantfarmer #blues #folkmusic #ballads #gospel #texas

This image was posted on March 12, 2019.

Arhoolie Records’ subsidiary label Blues Classics was the first to reintroduce the work of Memphis Minnie (1897–1973) to a new (and largely white) audience... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #tenantfarmer #blues #folkmusic #ballads #gospel #texas

This image was posted on March 12, 2019.

Arhoolie Records’ subsidiary label Blues Classics was the first to reintroduce the work of Memphis Minnie (1897–1973) to a new (and largely white) audience... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #ManceLipscomb #tenantfarmer #blues #folkmusic #ballads #gospel #texas

This image was posted on March 12, 2019.

Arhoolie Records’ subsidiary label Blues Classics was the first to reintroduce the work of Memphis Minnie (1897–1973) to a new and largely white audience... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #MemphisMinnie #Mississippi #blues #Memphis #guitar #Louisiana #singer #songwriter #recordalbum

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Over time, the traditional Cajun waltzes and two-steps played on the accordion fused with rhythm-and-blues, blues, and eventually, rock-and-roll to create a uniquely new Creole sound called zydeco... #StoryofArhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #CliftonChenier #Zydeco #blues #Cajun #Creole #texas #accordion #pianoaccordion

This image was posted on November 04, 2018.

Over time, the traditional Cajun waltzes and two-steps played on the accordion fused with rhythm-and-blues, blues, and eventually, rock-and-roll to create a uniquely new Creole sound called zydeco... #StoryofArhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #CliftonChenier #Zydeco #blues #Cajun #Creole #texas #accordion #pianoaccordion

This image was posted on November 04, 2018.

Over time, the traditional Cajun waltzes and two-steps played on the accordion fused with rhythm-and-blues, blues, and eventually, rock-and-roll to create a uniquely new Creole sound called zydeco... #StoryofArhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #CliftonChenier #Zydeco #blues #Cajun #Creole #texas #accordion #pianoaccordion

This image was posted on November 04, 2018.

Powerful rhythm-and-blues singer Big Mama Thornton (1926–84) was first to record the songs “Hound Dog” and her own composition, “Ball n’ Chain,” which would later be made famous by Elvis Presley and Janis Joplin... #storyofarhoolie #arhoolie #arhoolierecords #ChrisStrachwitz #BigMamaThornton #HoundDog #BallnChain #harmonica #drums #rockandroll #blues #folkmusic #ballads #gospel #texas

This image was posted on October 12, 2018.