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Bonnie Raitt Shares Her Blues Inspirations

Singer/songwriter Bonnie Raitt. Her newest release is her first live album, "Road Tested." Raitt will talk about the musicians and performers that influenced her, including blues artists as B.B. King, Mississippi Fred McDowell, and Sippie Wallace. Raitt recorded one of McDowell's songs on her new album. (REBROADCAST from 2/26/96)


Other segments from the episode on September 2, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 2, 1996: Interview with Bonnie Raitt; Interview with John Raitt.


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