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Blues and Conversation with Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt stops by for a live performance in Studio 4A at NPR

on July 7, 2006 No comments

Studio Sessions: Bonnie Raitt in Studio on Talk of the Nation with Neal Conan – 07/05/2006

Nine-time Grammy winner Bonnie Raitt is well-known for her soul-stirring slide guitar, her commanding voice, and her famous mop of red hair. She writes some of her own songs, but often features material from blues icons, from her own band members, and from some songwriters who aren’t as well-known. Her most recent album, her 18th, is called Souls Alike.

Raitt performs songs from Souls Alike and chats with callers, live from NPR’s Washington studios. She talks about her music, her career, and the interplay between her work as an artist and her social activism.

Before Bonnie there’s the News for about 6 min.

Bonnie and her band performing live:
Unnecessarily Mercenary
Women Be Wise
God Was In The Water
I Don’t Want Anything To Change

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We are rocked to the core to hear of the passing of our dear friend, bandmate and musical genius, Mike Finnigan. He fought his long illness with the same fearlessness and ferocity he brought to every part of his life. Our deepest condolences go out to Candy, Kelly, Bridget and all his family.

Mike was one of the most powerful, virtuosic soul/gospel/blues singers and Hammond B3 players you’ll ever be blessed to hear. Respected and emulated by musicians the world over, his legacy of staggering
performances across his 60+ years career will stand the test of time. He stopped our show nearly every night. There was simply no one like him.

He was whipsmart, incredibly articulate and funny as hell. He was as devoted to his beloved family and friends as he was to helping so many struggling to get and stay sober. He and his wife Candy were instrumental in my own sobriety and I will be forever grateful.

Rest in peace, dear Mike. I know you’ll be shaking that Heavenly Choir to new heights as only you can do.

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