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Last of the Mississippi jukes

Author: Robert MuggeDavid HughesMorgan FreemanChris LiDavid SperlingAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Sanctuary Visual Entertainment, [United States] : Distributed by BMG Distribution. [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pays tribute to the blues and to the fast-disappearing juke joints of Mississippi. Begins at a recreated juke joint--the Ground Zero Blues Club in Clarksdale, Mississippi and then moves to a juke joint that has been in existence for more than 30 years--the Subway Lounge in Jackson, Mississippi. House bands and guest singers perform, and performers and others share their memories.
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Genre/Form: Concert films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Mugge; David Hughes; Morgan Freeman; Chris Li; David Sperling; Alvin Youngblood Hart; Sam Carr; Anthony Sherrod; Greg Taylor; Dennis Fountain; Pat Brown, (Singer); Patrice Moncell; Eddie Cotton, (Musician); Jimmy King; Vasti Jackson; J T Watkins; Levon Lindsey; Bobby Rush; Virgil Brawley; George Jackson; Chris Thomas King; Lu Ridges; Steve Cheseborough; Abdul Rasheed, (Musician); House Rockers (Musical group : Dudley Tardo),; King Edwards Blues Band,; Heritage Network,; Mug-Shot Productions,; Starz Encore Entertainment (Firm),; Black Starz! (Firm),; Sanctuary Visual Entertainment (Firm),; BMG Distribution,
OCLC Number: 52427921
Notes: "Black Starz! original."
Includes program notes.
Director's notes can be found online at http://www.robertmugge.com/jukes_notes.htm.
Extras include a photo gallery, behind the scenes footage, and performances.
Credits: Editor, Robert Mugge ; music director, David Hughes ; directors of photography, Christopher Li, David Sperling.
Performer(s): Various performers ; featuring Morgan Freeman ; David Hughes, onscreen interviewer.
Event notes: Filmed
April [4-6], 2002
Subway Lounge, Jackson, Miss. and Ground Zero, Clarksdale, Miss.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 minutes) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital stereo.; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; 5.1 DTS.
Contents: Pony blues (Alvin Youngblood Hart) --
Joe Friday (Alvin Youngblood Hart ; Sam Carr ; Anthony Sherrod) --
Subway swing (Greg "Fingers" Taylor) --
Blues is alright (Dennis Fountain ; Pat Brown) --
Stormy Monday (Patrice Moncell ; House Rockers) --
All night long (Eddie Cotton ; Jimmy King) --
Casino in the cottonfield (Vasti Jackson ; House Rockers) --
Strokin' (Vasti Jackson ; Patrice Moncelle ; House Rockers) --
You know I've tried (J.T. Watkins ; Levon Lindsey ; King Edwards Blues Band) --
Garbage man (Bobby Rush) --
Hole in the wall (King Edwards Blues Band) --
Last of the Mississippi jukes (David Hughes ; Virgil Brawley) --Still called the blues (George Jackson ; Vasti Jackson ; King Edwards Blues Band) --
End of the rainbow (J.T. Watkins ; Levon Lindsey ; King Edwards Blues Band) --
John Law burned down the liquor sto (Chris Thomas King) ---
What goes around, comes around (Lucille [aka Lu Ridges] ; Greg "Fingers" Taylor) --
Cigarette blues (Steve Cheseborough) --
Members only (Abdul Rasheed) --
Subway swing : (credits) (Greg "Fingers" Taylor).
Other Titles: Mississippi jukes
Responsibility: director, writer, Robert Mugge ; producers, Robert Mugge, David Hughes ; a Mug-Shot production for Starz Encore Entertainment in association with the Heritage Network.
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Pays tribute to the blues and to the fast-disappearing juke joints of Mississippi. Begins at a recreated juke joint--the Ground Zero Blues Club in Clarksdale, Mississippi and then moves to a juke joint that has been in existence for more than 30 years--the Subway Lounge in Jackson, Mississippi. House bands and guest singers perform, and performers and others share their memories.

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