juke joint http://wrkf.org en Ala. Juke Joint Shuttered After More Than 50 Years http://wrkf.org/post/ala-juke-joint-shuttered-after-more-50-years Transcript <p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST: <p>And this final note on the blues. Two years ago on this show, we profiled Gip's Place, a real juke joint nestled in a residential neighborhood in Bessemer, Alabama.<p>UNIDENTIFIED MAN #1: It's not like going to a bar. It's not like going to a club. It's like going to your best friend's house and putting on just the newest record and sitting there and enjoying it together. Literally, there is truly a mix between the musicians and the audience.<p>UNIDENTIFIED MAN #2: Welcome again. Y'all ready to get started?<p>CROWD: Yeah!<p>UNIDENTIFIED MAN #2: Guess what? Sat, 11 May 2013 09:21:00 +0000 editor 10228 at http://wrkf.org