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Charlotte Talks

Double Door Inn / Local Music

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Part One: The Double Door Inn The Double Door Inn is a non-descript little club that used to be a hat shop in a former life, but it has become what many folks say is the longest running blues club in America. Musical icons such as Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn and many others have played there and the club has had one owner in its history and the same bartender for over 34 years. We'll take a closer look at the history of the Double Door Inn. Guest Daniel Coston - Co-Author, Home of the Blues: 35 Years of the Double Door Inn Double Door Inn website WFAE | Charlotte's Blues Club The Double Door Inn turns 35 Amazon | Home of the Blues: 35 Years of the Double Door Inn Part Two: Local Music and Open Crown Town Showdown We'll meet a man who is helping new musical acts find a voice in Charlotte and take a look at a couple of venues in Charlotte that are promoting a lively and ever-growing local music scene. Guests Eric Scott Guthrie - Host, Find Your Muse Open Mic Jeff Hahne - Music Editor, Creative Loafing Click here to add and read comments