1. Blues Unlimited #302 - Hill Country Gospel (Hour 1)

  2. Blues Unlimited #302 - Hill Country Gospel (Hour 2)

  3. Blues Unlimited #300 - Paul Oliver's "The Story of the Blues" (Hour 1)

  4. Blues Unlimited #300 - Paul Oliver's "The Story of the Blues" (Hour 2)

  5. Blues Unlimited #299 - Great Songwriters of the Blues, Part 1: Leroy Carr (Hour 1)

  6. Blues Unlimited #299 - Great Songwriters of the Blues, Part 1: Leroy Carr (Hour 2)

  7. Blues Unlimited #297 - Three from Takoma: The Desert Island Classics, Part 7 (Hour 1)

  8. Blues Unlimited #297 - Three from Takoma: The Desert Island Classics, Part 7 (Hour 2)

  9. Blues Unlimited #296 - Three from Excello: The Desert Island Classics, Part 6 (Hour 1)

  10. Blues Unlimited #296 - Three from Excello: The Desert Island Classics, Part 6 (Hour 2)

  11. Blues Unlimited #295 - Go Down Ol' Hannah: Blues, Gospel & Worksongs from the Texas State Prison Farms (Hour 1)

  12. Blues Unlimited #295 - Go Down Ol' Hannah: Blues, Gospel & Worksongs from the Texas State Prison Farms (Hour 2)

  13. Blues Unlimited #292 - Memphis Blues from Early 1928, Part 2: The OKeh Sessions (Hour 1)

  14. Blues Unlimited #292 - Memphis Blues from Early 1928, Part 2: The OKeh Sessions (Hour 2)

  15. Blues Unlimited #291 - Memphis Blues from Early 1928, Part 1: The Victor Recordings (Hour 1)

  16. Blues Unlimited #291 - Memphis Blues from Early 1928, Part 1: The Victor Recordings (Hour 2)

  17. Blues Unlimited #290 - Memphis Blues, 1927: The Legendary First Recordings (Hour 1)

  18. Blues Unlimited #290 - Memphis Blues, 1927: The Legendary First Recordings (Hour 2)

  19. Blues Unlimited #288 - The Sweethearts of Decca (Hour 1)

  20. Blues Unlimited #288 - The Sweethearts of Decca (Hour 2)

  21. Blues Unlimited #287 - Ain't Got Long in the Murderer's Home: Stories and Songs from Parchman Farm (Hour 1)

  22. Blues Unlimited #287 - Ain't Got Long in the Murderer's Home: Stories and Songs from Parchman Farm (Hour 2)

  23. Blues Unlimited #285 - Four More from Chess: The Desert Island Classics, Part 5 (Hour 1)

  24. Blues Unlimited #285 - Four More from Chess: The Desert Island Classics, Part 5 (Hour 2)

  25. Blues Unlimited #284 - Five (Plus Two) from Atlantic: The Desert Island Classics, Part 4 (Hour 1)

  26. Blues Unlimited #284 - Five (Plus Two) from Atlantic: The Desert Island Classics, Part 4 (Hour 2)

  27. Blues Unlimited #279 - Preachin' the Holy Blues: Field Recordings from Dallas, Texas (1927) (Hour 1)

  28. Blues Unlimited #279 - Preachin' the Holy Blues: Field Recordings from Dallas, Texas (1927) (Hour 2)

  29. Blues Unlimited #275 - Lowdown Harmonica Blues from Jackson, Mississippi (Hour 1)

  30. Blues Unlimited #275 - Lowdown Harmonica Blues from Jackson, Mississippi (Hour 2)

  31. Blues Unlimited #272 - Drop Down Mama: The Desert Island Classics, Part 3 (Hour 1)

  32. Blues Unlimited #272 - Drop Down Mama: The Desert Island Classics, Part 3 (Hour 2)

  33. Blues Unlimited #270 - Three from Imperial: The Desert Island Classics, Part 2 (Hour 1)

  34. Blues Unlimited #270 - Three from Imperial: The Desert Island Classics, Part 2 (Hour 2)

  35. Blues Unlimited #267 - One-of-a-Kind Wonders: The Rarest Blues 78s of All Time (Hour 1)

  36. Blues Unlimited #267 - One-of-a-Kind Wonders: The Rarest Blues 78s of All Time (Hour 2)

  37. Blues Unlimited #265 - The J.O.B. Chicago Blues Masters, Part 2 (1952-1963) (Hour 1)

  38. Blues Unlimited #265 - The J.O.B. Chicago Blues Masters, Part 2 (1952-1963) (Hour 2)

  39. Blues Unlimited #264 - The J.O.B. Chicago Blues Masters, Part 1 (1949-1952) (Hour 1)

  40. Blues Unlimited #264 - The J.O.B. Chicago Blues Masters, Part 1 (1949-1952) (Hour 2)

  41. Blues Unlimited #262 - Hot Memphis Guitar from Calvin Newborn, 1950-1955 (Hour 1)

  42. Blues Unlimited #262 - Hot Memphis Guitar from Calvin Newborn, 1950-1955 (Hour 2)

  43. Blues Unlimited #261 - Down Home Rhythm Rockin' Blues (Hour 1)

  44. Blues Unlimited #261 - Down Home Rhythm Rockin' Blues (Hour 2)

  45. Blues Unlimited #260 - From the Archives: Our Favorite Vinyl from the 1960s Blues Revival (Hour 1)

  46. Blues Unlimited #260 - From the Archives: Our Favorite Vinyl from the 1960s Blues Revival (Hour 2)

  47. Blues Unlimited #258 - Big Blues from Little Labels: Down Home Favorites from the Lone Star State (Hour 1)

  48. Blues Unlimited #258 - Big Blues from Little Labels: Down Home Favorites from the Lone Star State (Hour 2)

  49. Blues Unlimited #257 - The Blues Came Down at Midnight (Hour 1)

  50. Blues Unlimited #257 - The Blues Came Down at Midnight (Hour 2)

  51. Blues Unlimited #256 - (It Was) Really! The Country Blues (That) Fell This Morning: LP Classics from the Birth of the Blues Revival (Hour 1)

  52. Blues Unlimited #256 - (It Was) Really! The Country Blues (That) Fell This Morning: LP Classics from the Birth of the Blues Revival (Hour 2)

  53. Blues Unlimited #254 - Instrumental Madness: Classic Grooves & Hot Rockers from King & Federal Records (Hour 1)

  54. Blues Unlimited #254 - Instrumental Madness: Classic Grooves & Hot Rockers from King & Federal Records (Hour 2)

  55. Blues Unlimited #249 - Chicago Blues and R&B from Chief Records (Hour 1)

  56. Blues Unlimited #249 - Chicago Blues and R&B from Chief Records (Hour 2)

  57. Blues Unlimited #248 - The Gospel Sisters Guitar Caravan (Hour 1)

  58. Blues Unlimited #248 - The Gospel Sisters Guitar Caravan (Hour 2)

  59. Blues Unlimited #247 - Dark Muddy Bottom: 1950s Down Home Country Blues from Specialty Records (Hour 1)

  60. Blues Unlimited #247 - Dark Muddy Bottom: 1950s Down Home Country Blues from Specialty Records (Hour 2)

  61. Blues Unlimited #246 - The ARC Files: 1930s Rarities from the American Record Corporation (Hour 1)

  62. Blues Unlimited #246 - The ARC Files: 1930s Rarities from the American Record Corporation (Hour 2)

  63. Blues Unlimited #243 - Five Easy Pieces: "The Blues" on Chess, Part 2 (Hour 1)

  64. Blues Unlimited #243 - Five Easy Pieces: "The Blues" on Chess, Part 2 (Hour 2)

  65. Blues Unlimited #242 - Five Easy Pieces: "The Blues" on Chess, Part 1 (Hour 1)

  66. Blues Unlimited #242 - Five Easy Pieces: "The Blues" on Chess, Part 1 (Hour 2)

  67. Blues Unlimited #240 - Rare Blues & Heavenly Gospel from Charlotte, North Carolina (Hour 1)

  68. Blues Unlimited #240 - Rare Blues & Heavenly Gospel from Charlotte, North Carolina (Hour 2)

  69. Blues Unlimited #239 - Big Walter's Blues: Early Harmonica Classics, 1951-1954 (Hour 1)

  70. Blues Unlimited #239 - Big Walter's Blues: Early Harmonica Classics, 1951-1954 (Hour 2)

  71. Blues Unlimited #236 - Gentle Giant of the Keyboards: The Piano Blues of Big Maceo (Hour 1)

  72. Blues Unlimited #236 - Gentle Giant of the Keyboards: The Piano Blues of Big Maceo (Hour 2)

  73. Blues Unlimited #235 - Live and On Stage: Blues Classics from the 1960s (Hour 1)

  74. Blues Unlimited #235 - Live and On Stage: Blues Classics from the 1960s (Hour 2)

  75. Blues Unlimited #234 - The Pride of Houston: Lightnin' Hopkins & Bill Quinn's Legendary Gold Star Records (Hour 1)

  76. Blues Unlimited #234 - The Pride of Houston: Lightnin' Hopkins & Bill Quinn's Legendary Gold Star Records (Hour 2)

  77. Blues Unlimited #231 - Good Time Tunes: Songs About Drinkin' & Havin' Fun (Hour 1)

  78. Blues Unlimited #231 - Good Time Tunes: Songs About Drinkin' & Havin' Fun (Hour 2)

  79. Blues Unlimited #229 - Country Meets the City: The Blues in Saint Louis, Part 2: The Piano Players (Hour 1)

  80. Blues Unlimited #229 - Country Meets the City: The Blues in Saint Louis, Part 2: The Piano Players (Hour 2)

  81. Blues Unlimited #228 - Country Meets the City: The Blues in Saint Louis, Part 1: The Guitar Pickers (Hour 1)

  82. Blues Unlimited #228 - Country Meets the City: The Blues in Saint Louis, Part 1: The Guitar Pickers (Hour 2)

  83. Blues Unlimited #227 - The Chicago Blues World of Snooky Pryor (Hour 1)

  84. Blues Unlimited #227 - The Chicago Blues World of Snooky Pryor (Hour 2)

  85. Blues Unlimited #218 - George Barnes & the Early Electric Guitar Heroes (Hour 1)

  86. Blues Unlimited #218 - George Barnes & the Early Electric Guitar Heroes (Hour 2)

  87. Blues Unlimited #217 - More Smash Hits of the Early 1950s (Hour 1)

  88. Blues Unlimited #217 - More Smash Hits of the Early 1950s (Hour 2)

  89. Blues Unlimited #216 - Smash Hits of the Early 1950s (Hour 1)

  90. Blues Unlimited #216 - Smash Hits of the Early 1950s (Hour 2)

  91. Blues Unlimited #203 - Blues and R&B from Trumpet Records (Hour 1)

  92. Blues Unlimited #203 - Blues and R&B from Trumpet Records (Hour 2)

  93. Blues Unlimited #185 - Chance Records Down Home Blues (Hour 1)

  94. Blues Unlimited #185 - Chance Records Down Home Blues (Hour 2)

  95. Blues Unlimited #175 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 3 (Hour 1)

  96. Blues Unlimited #175 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 3 (Hour 2)

  97. Blues Unlimited #174 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 2 (Hour 1)

  98. Blues Unlimited #174 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 2 (Hour 2)

  99. Blues Unlimited #173 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 1 (Hour 1)

  100. Blues Unlimited #173 - In The Blues Quarters: Mid '60s Chicago Classics Part 1 (Hour 2)

  101. Blues Unlimited #171 - Motor City Blues Masters of the 1950s & '60s (Hour 1)

  102. Blues Unlimited #171 - Motor City Blues Masters of the 1950s & '60s (Hour 2)

  103. Blues Unlimited #170 - Motor City Blues Masters of the 1940s & '50s (Hour 1)

  104. Blues Unlimited #170 - Motor City Blues Masters of the 1940s & '50s (Hour 2)

  105. Blues Unlimited #169 - East Coast Slide Guitar (Hour 2)

  106. Blues Unlimited #169 - East Coast Slide Guitar (Hour 1)

  107. Blues Unlimited #168 - Killer Rhythm Rockin' Blues (Hour 1)

  108. Blues Unlimited #168 - Killer Rhythm Rockin' Blues (Hour 2)

  109. Blues Unlimited #166 - Lowdown Memphis Harmonica Jam (Hour 2)

  110. Blues Unlimited #166 - Lowdown Memphis Harmonica Jam (Hour 1)

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