VARIOUS 'Violin, Sing The Blues For Me' OLD HAT
Absolutely fantastic collection of old-time fiddle blues by many impressive African-American artists. This anthology features a diverse panorama of musicians and groups that recorded commercially during the 1920s & 1930s. Beautiful photographs, many of which I have never seen before, are placed througout the impressive booklet, offering over 10 pages of notes. Nice discography and production. Don't miss out on this real gem of vintage old-time fiddle blues! 24 Songs: VIOLIN BLUES by the Johnson Boys, K.C. RAILROAD BLUES by Andrew & Jim Baxter, BEAVER SLIDE RAG by "Peg Leg" Howell & His Gang, ALMA WALTZ by the Mississippi Mud Steppers, WINDOW PANE BLUES by Tommie Bradley, TRAVELIN' RAILROAD MAN by the Alabama Sheiks, PIG MEAT BLUES by Whistler & His Jug Band, RIGHT NOW BLUES by Frank Stokes, EAST JACKSON BLUES by Bo Chatman, MEMPHIS BLUES by the Mobile Strugglers, VINE STREET DRAG by the Tennessee Chocolate Drops, BROKEN BED BLUES by the Kansas City Blues Strummers, LONESOME BLUES by Henry Williams & Eddie Anthony, MEMPHIS SHAKEDOWN by the Memphis Jug Band, ADAM & EVE by Tommie Bradley, TELL ME MAN BLUES by Henry Sims, BLUE COAT BLUES by "Blue Coat" Tom Nelson, SALTY DOG by the Booker Orchestra, BABY PLEASE DON'T GO by Joe William's Washboard Blues Singers, STOP & LISTEN BLUES NO. 2 by Mississippi Sheiks, STEALIN' BLUES by Cow Cow Davenport, MOORE GIRL by Andrew & Jim Baxter, HIGHWAY NO. 61 BLUES by Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band, TED'S STOMP by Louie Bluie & Ted Bogan.