Thursday, November 18th 7:40 AM and 4:45 PM, Take Five: American blues-harp player and bandleader Charlie Musselwhite talks with Darren DeVivo. 9 PM, Words and Music from Studio A: Charlie Musselwhite is Darren DeVivo’s guest in Studio A. For More Information visit www.wfuv.com
In 1987, 18-month-old Jessica McClure fell down a narrow well in Midland, Texas, and was trapped for three days before being rescued. Among the millions worldwide transfixed by the ordeal was Charlie Musselwhite, the blues-harmonica virtuoso. The event’s life-altering impact on Musselwhite inspired a song that is the title track for his latest, heavily autobiographical […]
Charlie & band will be interviewed and perform in studio tomorrow (9/14 at Noon ET) on New York’s WFUV 90.7 FM Catch the show live online at www.wfuv.org
Ben Manilla from the TheBluesMobile.com stopped by recently for an office tour with Charlie. You can check out the video tour by clicking below. Also visit TheBluesMobile.com for more great Blues Legend Interviews like this.
We are proud to announce that Charlies new CD has debuted at #4 on the Bilboard Blues Chart. In other news this week… Charlie performed on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno with Cyndi Lauper and Johnny Lang. You can watch the full episode on the Tonight Show Website Coming in September… e-town will feature […]
Catch Charlie with Cyndi Lauper on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, airing on NBC, Monday August 30. Cyndi and Charlie will be performing in Support of Cyndi’s new CD Memphis Blues. Check local listings for specific broadcast times.
Charlie Musselwhite reaches deep for “The Well” Charlie Musselwhite has done pretty well with the blues harp for a white kid from the Mississippi Hill Country. For about a half a century now, he been blowing the harp, and for almost that long he’s been regarded as one of the best. He blows sweet and […]
Charlie Musselwhite, “The Well” (Alligator) The story of Charlie Musselwhite choosing sobriety is a familiar one in blues circles, but it’s nonetheless touching. Memphis Charlie uses his triumphant return disc for Chicago’s Alligator Records to tenderly recount how he was inspired by a courageous little girl who fell down a well. It’s all the more […]
AUGUST 2010: Charlie Musselwhite’s The Well Featured on B.B. King’s Bluesville (Sirius/XM) August 24 Charlie Musselwhite was featured on B.B. King’s Bluesville (Sirius/XM) August 24th discussing each song and the making of the his new album, The Well (out the same day). This is the first full-band recording in Charlie’s nearly 50-year career for which he wrote or co-wrote every track […]
JULY 2010: Charlie Musselwhite Honored with 2010 Living Blues Awards Charlie Musselwhite has been honored with 2010 Living Blues Awards. Charlie was awarded Most Outstanding Musician (Harmonica). This is the fourth year in a row Charlie has received this award and it is his eighth overall Living Blues Award for Outstanding Musician. Congratulations to all the winners! […]