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Tag Archives: 1920s – 1930s

Ishman Bracey

Ishman Bracey (specific 78 rpm record brands are incorrectly spelled “Ishmon,” which has carried more than in some resources) was an early on amount in Mississippi Delta blues and a co-employee of vocalist Tommy Johnson. Bracey discovered electric guitar from “Mississippi” Ruben Lacy, and beginning within the 1910s he performed …

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Bix Beiderbecke

Bix Beiderbecke was one of the biggest jazz musicians from the 1920s. His colourful lifestyle, quick rise and fall, and eventual position being a martyr produced him a tale also before he passed away, and he provides lengthy stood as evidence that not absolutely all the innovators in jazz background …

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Jack Pettis

Jack Pettis, an early on pre-swing jazz pioneer, became a secret when he dropped from the music world in 1940 and had not been heard from once again. His inevitable loss of life went undetected and there is nothing known about his later on life despite intensive study by many …

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Ivy Smith

Vocalist Ivy Smith is at a favorite vaudeville and saving duo with pianist Cow Cow Davenport in the later 1920s. The cooperation started in 1927, when Smith became Davenport’s second vocalist, pursuing Dora Carr. Smith ceased documenting with Davenport in 1930.

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J. Fred Coots

J. Fred Coots may be the pop composer in charge of “Santa Claus Is usually Coming to City” and several other hits from the past due ’20s and ’30s. In the next decades, his tracks were regularly revived by famous brands Dinah Shoreline, Frank Sinatra, Doris Time, and more. Delivered …

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Boyd Senter

Clarinet participant and bandleader Boyd Senter’s orchestra provided the very first musical wall plug for youthful trombone participant named Glenn Miller, in 1921, when Senter was just in his early 20s but still in Colorado. Senter continued to become billed because the “Jazzologist Supreme” and finally perfected the saxophones, trumpet, …

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Charlie Poole

Charlie Poole & the NEW YORK Ramblers were probably one of the most popular string rings from the 1920s. If indeed they didn’t possess the foot-stomping exuberance of the chief rivals, Georgia’s Skillet Lickers, they provided a debonair accuracy which was similarly infectious. Infused with ragtime and pop, their music …

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The Hokum Boys

The term “hokum” is thought to possess descended through the English term “hokey-pokey,” denoting both ridicule as well as the ridiculous; for greater than a hundred years “hokey-pokey” in addition has been utilized, on both edges from the Atlantic, to spell it out low-grade snow cream offered on the roads. …

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Black Bob

This pianist was an accompanist on a huge selection of blues records within the 30s, mainly for Bluebird, backing ‘Big’ Expenses Broonzy, Jazz Gillum, Tampa Red, Lil Johnson, Washboard Sam and many more. His identification was the main topic of many years of speculation, for this seemed absurd the possessor …

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The Chocolate Dandies

The name was utilized by different bands, and was extracted from the title of an exceptionally successful 1924 show co-written by Eubie Blake and Noble Sissle. The initial ensemble deploying it was aimed by Don Redman, and documented for OKeh in 1928 and 1929. Recordings that Redman supervised for McKinney’s …

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