Motorcity Blues is a Documentary programme.


Motorcity Blues

Pete Mitchell presents a documentary as part of BBC Radio 2's Motown Season, exploring the history and music of Detroit, home of American soul. Against a backdrop of racism, segregation, poverty, inadequate housing, the civil rights movement, and the worst riot in American history, Detroit (the 'Motor City') emerged as the world's number one automobile manufacturer and greatest exporter of soul music.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Motorcity Blues next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC 6 Music Tomorrow, 1:00am. See more...