Well, that was fun. Which was the idea, of course.
We asked readers interested in seeing the upcoming Folklife show to answer up to an obscure bit of musical trivia and you came through like the brainiacs we know you to be, a string of correct answers streaming in within hours.
Two lucky fans claim the ducats. Way to go. Enjoy the show. And, in case you’re wondering, the answer to “Who did Robert Johnson want informed when he felt his soul sinkin’ down? is:
“You can run, you can run, tell my friend Willie Brown…” Amazing how much great music came about as a result of those few simple lines.