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Texas Blues, Vol. 2 [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Strachwitz, Chris  Search this
Douglas, K.C. 1913-1975  Search this
Nichols, Manny  Search this
Lipscomb, Mance 1895-1976  Search this
Black Ace 1907-1972  Search this
Cooper, Rattlesnake  Search this
Dee, Mercy 1915-1962  Search this
Hopkins, Lightnin' 1912-1982  Search this
Bizor, Billy  Search this
Moore, Alex 1899-1989  Search this
Hogg, Smokey 1914-1960  Search this
Shaw, Robert 1908 August 9-1985  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
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Musical sound recordings
United States
Program notes by Paul Oliver on container.
Blues songs; performed by Manny Nichols, Mance Lipscomb, "Black Ace," "Rattlesnake" Cooper, Mercy Dee, Isam Hisam, Billy Bizor, Alex Moore, "Smokey" Hogg, Robert Shaw, "Lightning" Hopkins, K.C. Douglas, and Otis Cherry, with guitar, piano or harmonica accompaniment.
Recorded in: United States, Texas.
Table of contents:
Long skinny mama -- Walking talking blues -- You don't mean me no good -- Beer drinking woman -- I'm leaving town -- Ebony baby -- 8th wonder of the world -- I'm feeling bad -- Tom Moore -- Chock house boogie -- Hello baby -- The fives -- Hurricanes Carla & Esther
Track information:
101 Long Skinny Mama / Manny Nichols. Guitar
102 You Don't Mean Me No Good / Mance Lipscomb. Guitar
103 Beer Drinking Woman / Black Ace. Guitar
104 I'm Leaving Town / Rattlesnake Cooper. Guitar
105 Ebony Baby / Mercy Dee. Guitar
106 I'm Feeling Bad / Lightnin' Hopkins. Guitar
107 Walking Talking Blues / Manny Nichols. Guitar
201 Tom Moore / Billy Bizor. Guitar
202 Chock House Boogie / Alex Moore. Guitar
203 Hello Baby / Smokey Hogg. Guitar
204 The Fives / Robert Shaw. Guitar
205 Hurricanes Carla and Esther / Lightnin' Hopkins. Guitar
206 8th Wonder of the World / Mercy Dee, K.C. Douglas. Guitar
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
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Local number:
Arhoolie 1017
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections