The latest in PBS’s Blank on Blank animated interview series is the legendary blues musician, B. B. King. On September 5, 1986, B. B. King interviews with music executive and author of Off The Record, Joe Smith. B. B. King talks about blues, music and the story of naming his guitar, “Lucille.”
I’ve known people that would have problems with their love life. This is kind of how blues began, out of feeling misused, mistreated, feeling like they had nobody to turn to. Blues don’t necessarily have to be sung by a person that came from Mississippi as I did because there are people having problems all over the world.
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Source: PBS Blank on Blank