About the Author

Fruteland Jackson
Blurbarian Since September 2009
Name Fruteland Jackson
My Web Site www.fruteland.com
Location Chicago,IL
Gender Male
My Occupation Musician,Storyteller and Author
My Bio Fruteland Jackson is a Historymaker (www.historymakers.com) musician, author, storyteller and oral historian and HistoryMaker. Fruteland grew up on Chicago’s West side. He is a three time Blues Music Award Nominee and a recipient of the Blues Foundation’s Keeping the Blues Alive award.

Fruteland performs acoustic blues, folk and singer-songwriter styles around the world. He has created the award winning *All About the Blues Series- Blues in the School Programs and has published an instructional book on playing Delta Blues with Alfred Publishing.

Fruteland released a spoken word CD in 2011 entitled “Singing the Blues with Stories Vol. I.


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