Bob Dylan

Ten O'Clock Blues 3.16.19

Mar 19, 2019

Seth Walker is kind of a crooner, in the best possible sense of the word. He's simultaneously smooth and gruff like some of great soul singers of the past. He opens this week's show and we'll also hear some early Monkey Junk, and the new Eli "Paperboy" Reed album too

Ten O'Clock Blues 2.03.18

Feb 4, 2018

Singer Bettye LaVette doesn't write songs - there are plenty of good songs already. She takes other people's songs and gives them a completely new place and time. She does a whole album of Dylan tunes and you can hear the title cut (minus one bad word) also new music from Johnny Tucker, pedal steel player, A.J. Ghent and an absolute gem from Big Voice Odom teamed up with Earl Hooker on T-Bone Walker's Stormy Monday.

Ten O'Clock Blues 1.20.18

Jan 21, 2018

We're done with the best of 2017 and we're looking forward to what the new year has to offer with new music from Bettye LaVette and Shaun Murphey who has sung backup for many rock and blues legends.

Music of 66: The Sounds of Blonde

Sep 26, 2016

As Western Iowa Tech Community College turns 50 this year, we are taking a look back at the music of its infancy. Today, historian Russ Gifford recalls the influence of Bob Dylan and the far out idea of having a woman anchor the news.