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REEL SOUTH

SHAKE EM ON DOWN

  • Aired: 03/02/2017
  • 56:46
  • Expires: 03/01/2020
  • Rating: NR
Shake 'em On Down' is the story of Fred McDowell, the godfather of the North Mississippi style of blues. Through interviews and never-before-seen footage of Fred McDowell and other blues legends, the film tells the story of a Mississippi sharecropper who went on to influence the music of the Rolling Stones, Bonnie Raitt, RL Burnside, Taj Mahal and the North Mississipp All Stars.
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This is the story of Fred McDowell, the godfather of the North Mississippi style of blues.
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