Uploaded on May 16, 2010
The KC Rain Dogs performing Miss Celie's Blues (Sister)
from the movie "The Color Purple" at Penguin Courtyard at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri with special guest legendary Ann Rabson.
Ann Rabson has been playing and singing the blues professionally since 1962. She performs solo and with various bands, including ad hoc ensembles known as The Annimators. For 25 years she was a member of Saffire—The Uppity Blues Women.
Ann is a legend in her own time.
The KC Rain Dogs is made up of Jim Herbert, Karla Peterie, Phil Smith, and Ann Rabson sitting in for Mike Roark who's recovering from an illness.
The KC Rain Dogs play jug band blues and boogie woogie.
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A huge thanks to the KC Rain Dogs and Ann Rabson for allowing me the honor to take video of them performing that afternoon.
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