Blues on My Mind

Waiting: Muddy Waters' "Long Distance Call"

June 30, 2018 Season 1 Episode 1
Blues on My Mind
Waiting: Muddy Waters' "Long Distance Call"
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Blues on My Mind
Waiting: Muddy Waters' "Long Distance Call"
Jun 30, 2018 Season 1 Episode 1
Julia B Simon
Analysis of waiting in Muddy Waters' "Long Distance Call"
Show Notes
What does waiting do to our experience of time? How can a blues song make us feel time slowing down? What does waiting mean? Using Muddy Waters' "Long Distance Call," I discuss the musical and lyrical representations of waiting and what they mean.