Robert Mugge

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SELECTED INTERVIEWS

Coca Xie's interview with filmmaker/professor Robert Mugge for Chinese News Portal People's Daily Online

Recorded May 30, 2013 in New York City

Dan Willgang of OffBeat Magazine (New Orleans) interviews Robert Mugge about the new Blu-ray releases of ZYDECO CROSSROADS (2015) and THE KINGDOM OF ZYDECO (1994) and the new DVD release of RHYTHM ’N’ BAYOUS (2000)

Published in May 2016

Judith Meriwether of KRVS-FM interviews Robert Mugge and Pat Mire of Cinema on the Bayou about the premiere of ZYDECO CROSSROADS: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Recorded October 12, 2015. (Audio Only)

Doru-George Pascal of TV Plus Suceava interviews Robert Mugge and Diana Zelman about their 2013 film SOUVENIRS OF BUCOVINA: A ROMANIAN SURVIVAL GUIDE

Recorded December 14, 2013 and broadcast December 19, 2013

Brian A. Elliot of KCUV-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 2007 film DEEP SEA BLUES

Broadcast November 11, 2007. (Audio Only)

Stephanie Renée of WURD’s “The Mojo” interviews Robert Mugge about his 2003 film LAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI JUKES, his 2006 film NEW ORLEANS MUSIC IN EXILE, and his 1980 film SUN RA: A JOYFUL NOISE

Broadcast October 17, 2016. (Audio Only)

David Dye of WXPN-FM's "World Cafe" interviews Robert Mugge about his 2003 film LAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI JUKES

Recorded April 25, 2003 in Philadelphia. (Audio Only)

Roger Stolle and Jeff C. of KDHX-FM's "Down in the Alley" interview Robert Mugge and Robert Santelli about their 1999 film HELLHOUNDS ON MY TRAIL:  THE AFTERLIFE OF ROBERT JOHNSON

Broadcast  October 24, 1999. (Audio Only)

Ken Bader of WBUR-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1994 film TRUE BELIEVERS:  THE MUSICAL FAMILY OF ROUNDER RECORDS

Broadcast in September 1994. (Audio Only)

Mark Scheerer of CNN interviews Robert Mugge about his 1994 film THE KINGDOM OF ZYDECO

Broadcast in 1994.

Derek McGinty of WAMU-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1994 films GATHER AT THE RIVER:  A BLUEGRASS CELEBRATION and THE KINGDOM OF ZYDECO

Broadcast August 30, 1994. (Audio Only)

David Dye of WXPN-FM's "World Cafe" interviews Robert Mugge about his 1991 film DEEP BLUES and his 5 favorite albums of 1992

Broadcast December 15, 1992. (Audio Only)

Derek McGinty of WAMU-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1991 film DEEP BLUES

Broadcast September 30, 1992. (Audio Only)

Bob Porter of WBGO-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1991 film DEEP BLUES

Broadcast July 31, 1992. (Audio Only)

Mark Scheerer of CNN interviews Robert Mugge and Dave Stewart about their 1991 film DEEP BLUES

Broadcast January 22, 1992.

Terry Gross of WHYY-FM's "Fresh Air" interviews Robert Mugge about his 1988 PBS series "Summer Night Music"

Broadcast on July 8, 1988. (Audio Only)

Author Ellen Oumano interviews Robert Mugge for her book MOVIES FOR A DESERT ISLE: Forty-Two Well-Known Film Lovers in Search of Their Favorite Movie

Published in 1987 by St. Martin’s Press. (PDF)

Stephanie Renée of WURD’s “The Mojo” interviews Robert Mugge about his 1984 film GOSPEL ACCORDING TO AL GREEN and his 1985 film THE RETURN OF RUBÉN BLADES, the latter newly rereleased on Blu-ray

Broadcast August 15, 2016. (Audio Only)

Terry Gross of WHYY-FM's "Fresh Air" interviews Robert Mugge about his 1983 film COOL RUNNINGS: THE REGGAE MOVIE, 1984 film GOSPEL ACCORDING TO AL GREEN, and 1985 film THE RETURN OF RUBEN BLADES

Broadcast November 11, 1985. (Audio Only)

Terry Gross of WHYY-FM's "Fresh Air" interviews Robert Mugge about his 1982 film BLACK WAX with Gil Scott-Heron

Broadcast January 14, 1983. (Audio Only)

Burgin Mathews of Birmingham Mountain Radio interviews Robert Mugge about his 1980 film SUN RA:  A JOYFUL NOISE

Broadcast June 1, 2013. (Audio Only)

Scott Sinkler of WXPN-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1980 film SUN RA:  A JOYFUL NOISE

Broadcast October 23, 1980. (Audio Only)

Bruce Bergethon of WRTI-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1980 film SUN RA:  A JOYFUL NOISE

Broadcast October 21, 1980. (Audio Only)

David Gambacorta of Philadelphia Magazine interviews Robert Mugge about his 1978 film AMATEUR NIGHT AT CITY HALL:  THE STORY OF FRANK L. RIZZO

Published April 28, 2016

Mark Scheerer of WMMR-FM interviews Robert Mugge about his 1978 film AMATEUR NIGHT AT CITY HALL: THE STORY OF FRANK L. RIZZO

Broadcast January 19, 1979. (Audio Only)