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Mitchell Parish

Lyricist Mitchell Parish collaborated with great American composers, including Duke Ellington, and had more information on hit tracks spanning the 1920s with the 1950s. Although he was created in Shreveport, LA, on July 10, 1900, Parish was raised in N.Con.C. and later on researched at Columbia and N.Con.U. He got …

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Oscar Woods

b. 1900, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA, d. 1956, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. Small is well known about Oscar ‘Friend’ Woods, who was simply probably one of the most amazing from the pre-war slip acoustic guitar blues stylists. He was carefully connected with Ed Schaffer with whom he documented because the Shreveport House …

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