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Guitarist and songwriter Jason Fickel creates music that connects the heart and soul of the blues with country music’s wry chronicles of loss and longing. Apprenticing with legendary bluesmen in Mississippi, cutting his songwriting teeth in the clubs of Chicago, he has forged a career as an engaging storyteller and skilled performer.....more

Jason provides live guitar accompaniment for the world premiere of Bill Morrison's "Buried and Breaking Away" at the IU Cinema  ...more

New blog post on Bessie Smith ...more

Blog post and recorded radio interview about Jimmy Reed and the Casa Linda Low Life ... more

Listen this wonderful profile of Fickel that appeared as part of Brick Briscoe's Song Show...more 

Here's a classic Fickel video: