|Preachin' The Blues is the story of Eddie "Son" House, sharecropper, preacher, convict and Delta Blues great. Son House was a friend and peer of blues legends Charley Patton and Willie Brown, a mentor and major influence on Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters. Preachin' The Blues is the story of this "lion of American music."
Chapter 1: The Second Coming of the Son
Chapter 2: "Ramblified"
Chapter 3: "The Blues Blowed My Spirit Away"
Chapter 4: My Black Mama
Chapter 5: Dry Spell Blues
Chapter 6: Jinx Blues
Chapter 7: Eclipse
Chapter 8: "Father of the Folk Blues"
Chapter 9: "He Was Who He Was"
Appendix 1: Song Lyrics
Appendix 2: Southold, NY, Police Report