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John Jackson performs "Steamboat Whistle"

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John Jackson performs "Steamboat Whistle"
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For more information for the album, please visit: http://www.folkways.si.edu/albumdetails.aspx?itemid=3249 John Jackson is featured on Classic Appalachian Blues from Smithsonian Folkways, a new album drawn from the archives of Smithsonian Folkways and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. The blues has been a major influence on American and Western popular music, inspiring ragtime, jazz, bluegrass, rhythm and blues, rock and roll, hip-hop, and country music. Blues legend John Jackson performs "Steamboat Whistle" at a tribute concert to the Anthology of American Folk Music. The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright/). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
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2 min 51 sec
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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2010-03-10T16:57:00.000Z
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