Michael Burks

Michael “Iron Man” Burks earned his nickname for his hours-long performances, soulful voice, and ingenious guitar attack. A modern blues hero, Michael spends most days of the year touring and driving his band from one venue to the next, earning die-hard fans that follow him around the world. He performs at the 27th Annual Bucks County Blues Society R&B Picnic.

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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On Tour airs on WHYY-TV Thursdays at 9 p.m. and Sundays at noon.

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