Blues on My Mind

The Time of Tradition: The Nick Moss Band's "The High Cost of Low Living"

August 18, 2018 Season 1 Episode 9
Blues on My Mind
The Time of Tradition: The Nick Moss Band's "The High Cost of Low Living"
Chapters
Blues on My Mind
The Time of Tradition: The Nick Moss Band's "The High Cost of Low Living"
Aug 18, 2018 Season 1 Episode 9
Julia B Simon
The Time of Tradition in The Nick Moss Band's "The High Cost of Low Living"
Show Notes
How do blues songs invoke the tradition of the blues? How do references to songs from the past affect the way we hear songs? Explore these questions in The Nick Moss Band's "The High Cost of Low Living" in relation to Robert Johnson's "I Believe I'll Dust My Broom" and Elmore James's "Dust My Broom."