Photos by Lindsay Shannon

Enjoy these wonderful 1970s and 1980s blues images by Lindsay Shannon, Kansas City’s blues boss. In addition to being a great photographer, he has a blues radio show and owns B.B.’s Lawnside BBQ, which is a home to many live blues shows. Thank you, Lindsay.

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Louisiana Red & Odetta
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival – 1978
(Photo by Lindsay Shannon)

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Frank Frost, Mississippi Delta Fest
Greensville, Mississippi – 1986
(Photo by Lindsay Shannon)

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Frank Frost, Mississippi Delta Fest
Greensville, Mississippi – 1986
(Photo by Lindsay Shannon)

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Muddy Waters
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival – 1978
(Photo by Lindsay Shannon)

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Carey Bell
Parody Hall in Kansas City, Missouri – 1982
(Photo by Lindsay Shannon)

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Kansas City Star Clipping
Tuesday, July 21, 1982
(Courtesy of Lindsay Shannon)

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