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Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt appears in the following:

Bonnie Raitt Rises

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

The 10-time Grammy winner joins us in the studio to talk about life as an independent artist and her album Slipstream.

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Bonnie Raitt

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Bonnie Raitt discusses her success as an independent artist for the first time in decades. Last year, she released Slipstream on her own label and made her biggest debut in over 20 years, won the Grammy for Best Americana Album (her tenth), and is back on the road again this fall.

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Guest Picks: Bonnie Raitt

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Bonnie Raitt shares her eclectic music, food, and movie favorites.

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Something To Talk About With Bonnie Raitt

Monday, April 16, 2012

Bonnie Raitt began her career in the 1970s as a young guitarist and singer who shared the stage with legendary bluesmen like Howlin’ Wolf and Mississippi Fred McDowell. But despite entering the record business at a time when it was almost entirely run by men, she managed to maintain complete control over her music. “The feminist movement was really part of the generation I was in,” said Raitt on Soundcheck. “Your turn at the food coop, your turn with the dishes. If a guy wanted to get laid, he’d better step up to the plate.... I would not have signed a record deal where I had to give up one bit of control over what I recorded when and with whom.” Listen to Soundcheck’s entire interview with the blues legend here. 

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Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Blues guitarists Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal have been friends since the late 1960s and worked together on Raitt's 1973 album, Takin' My Time. But they’ve led separate touring careers ever since -- until now. Today, they join us to talk about reuniting and about their respective brands of rootsy ...

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Bonnie and Taj Redux

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal first worked together in 1973. But they’ve led separate careers ever since. Today on Soundcheck: two rootsy blues guitarists talk about teaming up again. Also: pianist Leif Ove Andsnes performs in our studio.
This is a repeat edition of Soundcheck.

Bonnie and Taj Redux

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal first worked together in 1973. But they’ve led separate careers ever since. Today on Soundcheck: two rootsy blues guitarists talk about reuniting for a 30-city tour. Also: pianist Leif Ove Andsnes plays live in our studio.