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Tag Archives: 1920s – 1930s

Seger Ellis

“You’re All I’D LIKE for Xmas” is among the regular songs connected with Seger Ellis, an designer whose striking profession also included jazz piano performing, a film looks together with the fascinating Ida Lupino and leading an eccentric brass choir. He started tinkling for the keyboard like a son and …

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Tommy Johnson

Next to Child Home and Charley Patton, nobody was more vital that you the introduction of pre-Robert Johnson Delta blues than Tommy Johnson. Equipped with a robust voice which could proceed from a growl for an eerie falsetto range along with a acoustic guitar design that had all the early …

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Tommie Bradley

Guitarist Tommie Bradley and his electric guitar- and fiddle-playing colleague Adam Cole were both dynamic on the Gennett saving studios in Richmond, IN through the years 1929-1932; Cole got there initial with a program that occurred in 1928 and appears to have included Caucasian musicians. Which was an issue within …

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Alex Hill

A very important and talented musician/arranger whose lifestyle was cut short simply by illness, Alex Hill accomplished a good deal in a brief period of your time without gaining any true fame. Regarded a tiny prodigy, Hill was trained piano by his mom. He went to Shorter University and fulfilled …

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Al J. Neiburg

Lyricist Al J. Neiburg acquired his submit several standards composed through the previous fifty percent of the ’30s. He’s perhaps most widely known for 1930’s “I’m Confessin’ (That I REALLY LIKE You),” that was performed in cooperation with Doc Dougherty and Ellis Reynolds, and became a jazz and pop regular …

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Asa Martin

Old-time Kentucky singer Asa Martin made many information through the ’20s and ’30s and was closely from the famous fiddler Doc Roberts, for whom he played rhythm guitar. Subsequently, Roberts frequently performed mandolin on Martin’s recordings; Roberts’ child James actually sang duets with Martin beneath the name Martin and Roberts. …

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Bowman Sisters

Jennie and Pauline Bowman were the daughters from the famous early old-time fiddler Charlie Bowman. Girls had been practically present business veterans by enough time they started their duo sister documenting act, having started performing when only a touch at night toddler stage. Each one of the sisters was an …

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Arthur Briggs

An excellent early trumpeter whose cousin was tuba participant Pete Briggs (who recorded with Louis Armstrong’s Hot Seven in 1927), Arthur Briggs spent the majority of his existence living in European countries, resulting in his eventual obscurity within the U.S. Briggs began playing trumpet like a youngsters and performed within …

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Adele Astaire

b. Adele Marie Austerlitz, 10 Sept 1897, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, d. 25 January 1981, Tucson, Az, USA. Astaire’s dad, who visited America from Austria, fulfilled and married a female whose parents had been from Alsace. Adele was their 1st child plus they also got a son. The kids were very …

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The Mound City Blue Blowers

The Mound Town Blowers were an unlikely success. Originally made up of Crimson McKenzie on comb and cells paper (which sounded just like a kazoo), Dick Slevin on a genuine kazoo, and Jack port Bland on banjo, the initial band’s initial documenting in 1924 (“Arkansas Blues” and “Blue Blues”) became …

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