Kokomo Arnold http://www.kplu.org en 'Kokomo Blues' Among the Roots of 'Sweet Home Chicago' http://www.kplu.org/post/kokomo-blues-among-roots-sweet-home-chicago <p></p><p>“Sweet Home Chicago” is one of the best known blues songs ever written. But historians seem to agree that when Robert Johnson recorded the song in 1936, he borrowed heavily to make his masterpiece.</p><p>“Kokomo Blues” is clearly one of the building blocks of that better known blues song. Scrapper Blackwell came out with it in 1928.</p><p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 20:00:00 +0000 John Kessler 2595 at http://www.kplu.org 'Kokomo Blues' Among the Roots of 'Sweet Home Chicago'