Blues Locations – Tennessee

Details and images of towns, localities and areas in the state of Tennessee historically related to the blues.

All location images are from my personal collection taken during Stateside trips.


Chattanooga and Bessie Smith

Jackson and John Lee Williamson (Sonny Boy Williamson 1)

Memphis : Beale Street, Sun Studio, Peabody Hotel, Graceland, Festivals, Blues Foundation and The National Civil Rights Museum


more coming soon …




1.  Several details of locations in the section are taken from Wikipedia articles reproduced here for educational use only, augmented with photographs and links by Alan White

2.  Source:  – used under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license (CC-BY-SA);