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Title Violin, sing the blues for me [sound recording] : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949.

Publication Info. Raleigh, NC : Old Hat, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJB COLL VSB O26CD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc.
Description 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Performer Various performers.
Event Recorded between July 27, 1926 and July 26, 1949.
Note Previously released as 78-rpm recordings.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Marshall Wyatt, complete list of personnel, and discography ([32] p. : ill.) in container.
Contents Violin blues (Johnson Boys) (3:17) -- K.C. Railroad blues (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (3:28) -- Beaver slide rag ("Peg Leg" Howell & His Gang) (3:18) -- Alma waltz (Mississippi Mud Steppers) (2:52) -- Window pane blues (Tommie Bradley) (3:14) -- Travelin' railroad man (Alabama Sheiks) (2:58) -- Pig meat blues (Whistler & His Jug Band) (3:07) -- Right now blues (Frank Stokes) (3:04) -- East Jackson blues (Bo Chatman) (2:56) -- Memphis blues (Mobile Strugglers) (2:50) -- Vine Street drag (Tennessee Chocolate Drops) (2:48) -- Broken bed blues (Kansas Cty Blues Strummers) (2:31) -- Lonesome blues (Henry Williams & Eddie Anthony) (2:51) -- Memphis shakedown (Memphis Jug Band) (3:02) -- Adam and Eve (Tommie Bradley) (2:58) -- Tell me man blues (Henry Sims) (3:16) -- Blue coat blues ("Blue Coat" Tom Nelson) (3:02) -- Salty dog (Booker Orchestra) (2:39) -- Baby, please don't go (Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers) (3:22) -- Stop & listen blues no. 2 (Mississippi Sheiks) (3:16) -- Stealin' blues (Cow Cow Davenport) (2:29) -- The Moore girl (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (2:58) -- Highway no. 61 blues (Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band) (2:46) -- Ted's stomp (Louie Bluie & Ted Bogan) (2:42).
Subject Blues (Music) -- To 1931.
Blues (Music) -- 1931-1940.
African Americans -- Music.
String band music.
Added Author Baxter, Andrew. Instrumentalist.
Baxter, Jim (Musician). Instrumentalist. Singer.
Howell, Peg Leg, 1888-1966. Instrumentalist.
Bradley, Tommie. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Stokes, Frank. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Carter, Bo, 1893-1964. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Williams, Henry (Guitarist). Instrumentalist. Singer.
Anthony, Eddie, -1934. Instrumentalist. Narrator.
Sims, Henry, 1890-1958. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982. Performer.
Nelson, Blue Coat Tom. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Davenport, Cow Cow, 1894-1955. Instrumentalist.
Kelly, Jack, -1960. Instrumentalist. Singer.
Armstrong, Howard, 1909-2003. Instrumentalist.
Bogan, Ted, 1910-1990. Instrumentalist.
Johnson Boys. Performer.
Mississippi Mud Steppers. Performer.
Alabama Sheiks. Performer.
Whistler and His Jug Band. Performer.
Mobile Strugglers (Musical group). Performer.
Tennessee Chocolate Drops. Performer.
Kansas City Blues Strummers. Performer.
Memphis Jug Band. Performer.
Booker Orchestra. Performer.
Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers. Performer.
Mississippi Sheiks. Performer.
South Memphis Jug Band. Performer.
Added Title African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949
Standard No. 670725100226
Music No. CD-1002 Old Hat

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