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In the News (Mon 20 Nov 17)

  
  juke joint,blues,video,Dvds,Festival Video
Juke Joint Video in collaboration with North Atlantic Records has released "The Last Concert" This is the last concert of Little Milton before his passing.
Juke Joint is asked to submit a short Little Milton clip to the Grammy Foundation to be presented at the Awards.
Juke Joint Video proudly announces that it has been chosen as the exclusive Videographer to film the 2005 WC Handy Awards.
www.jukejointvideo.com   (556 words)

  
 Junior's Juke Joint
Many juke joint customers do not own cars and got there on their own two feet.
To them, the juke joint is their late night fast food place.
You can't see it in the picture, but down on the juke joint floor beside his left foot, there's a 1/2 pint gin bottle filled with Greenville, Mississippi, Hollow Stump brand moonshine whiskey.
www.deltablues.net   (1843 words)

  
 Juke Joint   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Little explains, "Juke Joint is a re-creation of my father's illegal liquor house and a recollection of my experiences there as an African American child growing up in rural North Carolina.
Juke joints were an anomaly particular to the African American experience.
Juke Joint will travel to the African American Museum of History in Wichita and the African American Museum of History in Dallas in 2000.
www.ncarts.org /newsletter/sp99pgs/jukejoint.html   (406 words)

  
 The Mavens' Word of the Day   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Yes, juke joint is a real expression, and the first element is the same as that in jukebox.
A juke joint, as it is usually spelled (though jook is also found), is 'a usually rural roadhouse providing liquor, music, food, prostitutes, etc.'.
These forms--juke, juke joint, and jukebox--were all first recorded in the 1930s; Zora Neale Hurston wrote about jukes in several of her books about fl folklore.
www.randomhouse.com /wotd/index.pperl?date=19980414   (268 words)

  
 Juke Joint
Juke Joint depicts my father's illegal liquor house and my childhood recollections of the "patrons" of what was known as Little's Grocery in the late í60s and í70s.
I utilize artifacts, distressed walls, sculptured mannequins, and a blues-filled narrative audio track to breathe life into the warm, humorous, sometimes seedy, yet real depiction of a slice of rural life.
Juke Joint is about telling stories through my artwork, as completely as I can.
cds.aas.duke.edu /exhibits/past/juke/index.html   (134 words)

  
 Juke Joint Jumpin' - An Aussie's Guide to Blues in the South
The juke joint, like most other aspects of genuine rural blues culture is in serious decline.
Tallying the precise number of existing juke joints is difficult for several reasons.
The point is that there could be any number of juke joints hidden in the swamps, woods and fields of the South and no-one but the local fl residents would know about it.
www.bluejuice.org.au /Juke_Joint_Jumpin.html   (812 words)

  
 Almind - History of Juke-Joints
The cafés were from the very beginning normally located next to the cotton fields and owned by the white first or second generation immigrated citizen and owner of the fields.
The expensive and often heavy mechanical musical instruments with coin-chutes were found in the better public places like oyster-bars etc. in the big cities, whereas the smaller and somewhat cheaper coin-op phonographs were distributed to amusement- and music-arcades, coffee houses, bars and saloons.
After the coin-op phonographs had been installed in the jukes or joints, that often were built as poor annexes to grocery stores in the rural areas, the term juke-box was brought into and accepted in the local language.
juke-box.dk /gert-juke-joints.htm   (690 words)

  
 Juke Joint   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
They were taken in the Mississippi Delta during the 1980s, featured in exhibitions, and collected in Juke Joint, first published in 1990.
Imes focused his camera on nearly empty rooms, yet these bluesy, almost peopleless photographs capture fl cafes, roadhouses, and taverns as a fascinating folk art that resounds with energy and pulses with the joys and griefs of the clientele.
The names of these juke joints are almost as evocative as Imes's photographs--the Pink Pony in Darling, Mississippi, the People's Choice Café in Leland, Monkey's Place in Merigold, the Evening Star Lounge in Shaw, the Playboy Club in Louise, Juicy's Place in Marcella, the Social Inn in Gunnison, and A.D.'s Place in Glendora.
www.upress.state.ms.us /books/j/juke_joint.html   (372 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Juke Joint: Photographs (Author and Artist Series): Books: Birney Imes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Despite the very temporary nature of these joints that the photos reveal I felt they showed something else though, an earthiness and honesty for the customers that is perhaps missing from the typical white bar with its respectable dcor and artificial facade.
I can just imagine the various bars in Juke Joint coming alive with the sound of raucous blues and relaxing good times, plate thirty-eight shows a hand-made sign in Juicy's Place, Marcella, saying 'BE NICE OR LEAVE'.
Juke Joint is well produced with a large photo per page and generous margins and my only criticism would be that there are not enough exterior photos of these amazing joints.
www.amazon.com /Juke-Joint-Photographs-Author-Artist/dp/087805846X   (909 words)

  
 Boozoo Bajou - Juke Joint II - Djouls.com - Music You Don't Hear On The Radio
BOOZOO BAJOU make a welcome return after last years critically acclaimed 'Dust My Broom' album with the follow up to their equally applauded Juke Joint compilation from a few years back.
Underplaying the mixing in their trademark laidback style they still gel together the varying rhythms, musical styles and tempos in what must be THE perfect summer soundtrack.
JUKE JOINT II will be released on August 7th 2006 / USA: August 8th 2006.
www.djouls.com /index.php/boozoo-bajou-juke-joint-ii   (421 words)

  
 BlueSpeak: Juke joint etiquette requires discretion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
But going to a juke joint isn't the same as going to a Beale Street bar.
There are certain unwritten rules that must be observed at a juke joint.
Always remember that if there's a place for situational ethics, it is in a juke joint.
www.bluespeak.com /feature/97/09/9709110.html   (542 words)

  
 Juke Joint - Moviefone
Synopsis: Juke Joint is one of the better-known films, produced especially for African-American audiences in the 1930s and 1940s.
Juke Joint (1947) Juke Joint on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more...
YouTube - KMFDM - Juke Joint Jezebel Oh and the video is the first Patlabor movie.
movies.aol.com /movie/juke-joint/1018826/main   (134 words)

  
 Custom jukebox restoration at Jukejoint
Low operating costs and overheads mean we are not passing on to the customer the costs of high-rental factory units and other hidden charges.
The final cost of a Juke Joint restoration is usually less than others charge for off-the-shelf ready to use machines and your machine has been restored for you personally to your own specific requirements.
The pictures illustrate the restoration of a Wurlitzer 2300S for a 2nd time Juke Joint customer.
www.jukejoint.co.uk /jjhtml/jjcustom/jcustom.htm   (300 words)

  
 CNN.com - Sci-Tech - A virtual journey through juke joints - March 10, 2001
In 1997, Doughty started "Junior's Juke Joint," a Web site that documents the birthplace of the blues, the Mississippi Delta, and the juke joints and other hidden treasures tucked away on backroads and ramshackle neighborhoods.
Below is a sampling of his dispatches from the Delta, and the blues that inspired them.
In my 100+ visits to Roque's, more than any other juke joint I've visited, I've never witnessed a fight.
edition.cnn.com /2001/TECH/internet/03/10/virtual.jukejoint   (745 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Juke Joint (B&W): Video: Clifford Beamon,Red Calhoun,Duncan's Beauty Showgirls,Leonard Duncan,Melody ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Meanwhile, Mama's other daughter Florida prepares to elope to Chicago with Johnny, owner of the Juke Joint...where, after a jitterbug contest, Mama herself takes a hand.
Juke Joint with Spencer Williams is a really fun movie, that is if you are not opposed to early fl comedies, which I find that many Blacks are.
"Juke Joint" is a Texas-made comedy of two con-men who bamboozle their way into a boardinghouse and wind up helping the daughter of the landlady.
www.amazon.com /Juke-Joint-B-Clifford-Beamon/dp/6302989426   (896 words)

  
 Juke Joint Photographs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The first 10 photographs are 2 juke joints on the south side of Highway 18 in and near Hermanville, Mississippi a few miles east of Port Gibson, Mississippi.
This juke joint, located in Hermanville, is probably the most photogenic juke joint in Mississippi.
The following photos are juke joints in Durant, Mississippi.
www.deltablues.net /jjoint.html   (255 words)

  
 Main Page - Harpo's Juke Joint
Harpo's Juke Joint is a collaborative project to create the most definitive, accurate, and accessible encyclopedia and reference for everything related to fl films, television shows, and plays - and the people who made those projects possible.
The database is organized in a WikiWiki structure, which allows an incredible level of interconnectedness and expansion.
The highest grossing actor in the history of film got his start in 1972, and has acted in at least one project every year since 1988.
www.itsthejoint.net /Main_Page   (466 words)

  
 CD Baby: JUKE JOINT GAMBLERS: Luck of The Draw
The Juke Joint Gamblers are one of the most talked about new bands out of Portland, OR.
Their style is rockabilly, with a twist of blues, and rock n' roll, or as the Willamette Week states, they play a " fast, strong set of roots-conscious rockabilly".
With a wide variety of fans, the Juke Joint Gamblers have sold out, and enteretained audiences from all walks of life.
cdbaby.com /cd/jukejointgamblers   (283 words)

  
 Cahl's Juke Joint: A rock, blues and jazz blog > elbo.ws > Music Blog Aggregator   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Cahl's Juke Joint: A rock, blues and jazz blog
Cahl's Juke Joint: A rock, blues and jazz blog
When I feel down, I usually play Sam Cooke’s “Change is Gonna Come.” When I’m at the edge of despair, I queue up the 20 or so versions of the song I own and listen to them in succession.
elbo.ws /feed/478/page/1   (1421 words)

  
 Yancey's Juke Joint in Raleigh Durham, NC - AOL City Guide
If the name of Yancey's Juke Joint sounds familiar, that's because this is a venture of Harvey Yancey, who owned Yancey's Jazz & Blues Cafe in Raleigh's City Market.
If this information is inaccurate or the business has closed, let us know.
Are you ready to see what Yancey's Juke Joint Raleigh Durham, NC has to offer?
search.cityguide.aol.com /raleigh/bars/yanceys-juke-joint/v-189812   (278 words)

  
 'Juke Joint' showcases talent - News
Hundreds of students waited anxiously Friday evening in the University Union Chesapeake Rooms for Friday's Ebony Lounge "Juke Joint" to start.
David Butler, a senior English major who was the master of ceremonies for the night, said the event was a reproduction of historic "Juke Joints."
Butler said that the Ebony Lounge "Juke Joint" displays minority talent that would not typically be displayed.
www.thetowerlight.com /news/2006/11/06/News/juke-Joint.Showcases.Talent-2440081.shtml   (460 words)

  
 Juke Joint/Petite and Gone
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Read all about the celeb run-ins, the parties, and the screenings the RT crew had at this year's Sundance Film Festival over at Park City, Utah.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/juke_jointpetite_and_gone   (301 words)

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