After World War II, black music was mostly still segregated. They had their own radio stations, and their independent record labels were putting out blues music. Few white folks listened to black music on...
Cat Power aka Chan Marshall holds her own, performing Come On In My Kitchen live with blues legend Buddy Guy. (4:01 min)
This is an awesome old video of John Lee Hooker performing live at the 1965 American Folk Blues Festival. (2:43 min)