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Blue Suede Shoes: A Rockabilly Session with Carl Perkins and Friends Previous Broadcasts

KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 6, 2018 -- 9:30 PM

On a special evening in 1983, the late legendary "father of rockabilly" Carl Perkins and a cast of all-stars brought down the house in this rock 'n' roll rollicking jam session, BLUE SUEDE SHOES: A ROCKABILLY SESSION WITH CARL PERKINS. From Blue Suede Shoes to Honey Don't, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Dave Edmunds, Rosanne Cash, Slim Jim Phantom and Lee Rocker (formerly of the Stray Cats), and Earl Slick pay tribute to their idol. This once-in-a-lifetime special is all the more timely since the recent deaths of Perkins and Harrison.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Mar 11, 2018 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Mar 7, 2018 -- 3:30 AM
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