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The Resource The story of the blues, (sound recording)

The story of the blues, (sound recording)

Label
The story of the blues
Title
The story of the blues
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
DLC
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Blues; various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2017
  • 1892-1966
  • 1894-1937
  • 1905-1935
  • 1898-1951
  • 1893-1964
  • 1911-1938
  • 1897-1973
  • 1907-1941
  • 1915-1996
  • 1918-1999
  • 1914-1948
  • 1893-1958
  • 1911-1985
  • 1904-1967
  • 1930-1970
  • 1918-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oliver, Paul
  • Hurt, Mississippi John
  • McTell, Blind Willie
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Glinn, Lillian
  • Hill, Bertha Chippie
  • Carr, Leroy
  • Blackwell, Scrapper
  • Smith, Faber
  • Yancey, Jimmy
  • Wheatstraw, Peetie
  • Bill, Casey
  • Black, Bob
  • Carter, Bo
  • Johnson, Robert
  • White, Bukka
  • Memphis Minnie
  • Fuller, Blind Boy
  • Terry, Sonny
  • McGhee, Brownie
  • Williams, Joe
  • Williamson, Sonny Boy
  • Broonzy, Big Bill
  • Turner, Joe
  • Johnson, Pete
  • Spann, Otis
  • James, Elmore
  • Shines, Johnny
  • Fra-Fra Tribesmen (Musical group)
  • Mississippi Jook Band
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Blues (Music)
Label
The story of the blues, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Side one entitled The origins of the blues; side two entitled Blues and entertainment; side three entitled The thirties, urban and rural blues; Side four entitled World War II and after
  • "This documentary history of the blues illustrates the book The story of the blues, by Paul Oliver" (Philadelphia : Chilton Book Co., 1969)
  • Program notes by Paul Oliver on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Yarum praise songs (Fra-Fra tribesmen) (2:56) -- Stack o' Lee blues (Mississippi John Hurt) (2:45) -- Travelin' blues (Blind Willie McTell) (3:18) -- Stone pony blues (Charley Patton) (2:49) -- Black snake moan (Blind Lemon Jefferson) (3:01) -- Pig meat papa (Leadbelly) (3:15) -- Broken yo-yo (Texas Alexander) (3:02) -- Broke and hungry blues (Peg Leg Howell) (3:19) -- It won't be long now (Barbecue Bob and Laughing Charley) (3:28) -- Georgia crawl (Henry Williams and Eddie Anthony)(3:20) -- Dangerous woman (Mississippi Jook Band) (2:43) -- Gator wobble (Memphis Jug Band) (2:39) -- In the house blues (Bessie Smith) (3:00) -- Shake it down (Lillian Glinn) (3:12) -- Pratt City blues (Bertha "Chippie" Hill) (2:53) -- What it takes to bring you back (Mama keeps it all the time) (Butterbeans and Susie) (3:24) --
  • (cont.): Midnight hour blues (Leroy Carr/Scrapper Blackwell) (3:04) ; East St. Louis blues (Faber Smith/Jimmy Yancey) (2:48) ; Good whiskey blues (Peetie Wheatstraw) (3:06) ; W.P.A. blues (Casey Bill/Black Bob) (3:15) ; Sorry feeling blues (Bo Carter) (3:08) ; Little queen of spades (Robert Johnson) (2:14) ; Parchman Farm blues (Bukka White) (2:37) ; Me and my chauffeur blues (Memphis Minnie) (2:45) -- I want some of your pie (Blind Boy Fuller/Sonny Terry) (2:40) ; Million lonesome women (Brownie McGhee) (2:34) ; Wild cow moan (Joe Williams/Sonny Boy Williamson) (2:51) ; All by myself (Big Bill Broonzy) (2:26) ; Roll 'em Pete (Joe Turner/Pete Johnson) (2:50) ; Bloody murder (Otis Spann) (3:34) ; Sunnyland (Elmore James) (2:20) ; I don't know (Johnny Shines) (3:30)
Control code
3128118
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (95 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
73763643
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • G 30008
  • C 30141
  • C 30142
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The story of the blues, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Side one entitled The origins of the blues; side two entitled Blues and entertainment; side three entitled The thirties, urban and rural blues; Side four entitled World War II and after
  • "This documentary history of the blues illustrates the book The story of the blues, by Paul Oliver" (Philadelphia : Chilton Book Co., 1969)
  • Program notes by Paul Oliver on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Yarum praise songs (Fra-Fra tribesmen) (2:56) -- Stack o' Lee blues (Mississippi John Hurt) (2:45) -- Travelin' blues (Blind Willie McTell) (3:18) -- Stone pony blues (Charley Patton) (2:49) -- Black snake moan (Blind Lemon Jefferson) (3:01) -- Pig meat papa (Leadbelly) (3:15) -- Broken yo-yo (Texas Alexander) (3:02) -- Broke and hungry blues (Peg Leg Howell) (3:19) -- It won't be long now (Barbecue Bob and Laughing Charley) (3:28) -- Georgia crawl (Henry Williams and Eddie Anthony)(3:20) -- Dangerous woman (Mississippi Jook Band) (2:43) -- Gator wobble (Memphis Jug Band) (2:39) -- In the house blues (Bessie Smith) (3:00) -- Shake it down (Lillian Glinn) (3:12) -- Pratt City blues (Bertha "Chippie" Hill) (2:53) -- What it takes to bring you back (Mama keeps it all the time) (Butterbeans and Susie) (3:24) --
  • (cont.): Midnight hour blues (Leroy Carr/Scrapper Blackwell) (3:04) ; East St. Louis blues (Faber Smith/Jimmy Yancey) (2:48) ; Good whiskey blues (Peetie Wheatstraw) (3:06) ; W.P.A. blues (Casey Bill/Black Bob) (3:15) ; Sorry feeling blues (Bo Carter) (3:08) ; Little queen of spades (Robert Johnson) (2:14) ; Parchman Farm blues (Bukka White) (2:37) ; Me and my chauffeur blues (Memphis Minnie) (2:45) -- I want some of your pie (Blind Boy Fuller/Sonny Terry) (2:40) ; Million lonesome women (Brownie McGhee) (2:34) ; Wild cow moan (Joe Williams/Sonny Boy Williamson) (2:51) ; All by myself (Big Bill Broonzy) (2:26) ; Roll 'em Pete (Joe Turner/Pete Johnson) (2:50) ; Bloody murder (Otis Spann) (3:34) ; Sunnyland (Elmore James) (2:20) ; I don't know (Johnny Shines) (3:30)
Control code
3128118
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (95 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
73763643
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • G 30008
  • C 30141
  • C 30142
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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