Working-class blues

Here are links to the musical selections for this week:

Bessie Smith and Louis Armstrong, “Sobbin’ Hearted Blues”

Woody Guthrie, “So long it’s been good to know you”

Woody Guthrie, “Pastures Of Plenty”

Paul Robeson, “Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child”

Paul Robeson, “Lonely Road”

“Three songs by Leadbelly”

Billie Holiday, “Strange Fruit”

Son House, “Levee Camp Blues”

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