My Friend Blind Lemon - Leadbelly - Masters (CD, Album)


  1. about. Huddie Ledbetter, known as Lead Belly, was a unique figure in the American popular music of the 20th century. Ultimately, he was best remembered for a body of songs that he discovered, adapted, or wrote, including "Goodnight, Irene," "Rock Island Lin.
  2. MVP's Roots of Blues, Vol. 1 doesn't use African music as the roots of the blues, the way that Rhino's Blues Masters series did on its Roots of the Blues disc. Instead, Roots of Blues, Vol. 1 simply contains a bunch of early country blues songs from such giants as Sonny Boy Williamson, Robert Johnson, Blind Boy Fuller, Leadbelly, Charlie Patton, Tampa Red, Bessie Smith, Blind Lemon .
  3. The title of this short tribute song can be rendered "Blind Lemon - My Friend" or simply "Blind Lemon." Lemon Henry Jefferson () was known as the Father of the Texas Blues, and when Leadbelly wasn't in prison, he appears to have spent some time traveling with him.
  4. The recently reborn Blind Melon will release their first studio album in thirteen years this spring. It introduces new singer Travis Warren as a replacement for late front man Shannon Hoon, who died in Warren joins original members Rogers Stevens, Christopher Thorn, 4/5(81).
  5. This is an awe-inspiring four-CD set in a world that has no shortage of brilliant artists represented in their entirety. Listeners wishing to appreciate the spellbinding, primal sound of Blind Lemon Jefferson can start here, except they may never want to finish; some years since his death, and nearly 80 years since his first record, Jefferson's voice and guitar effortlessly cut through .
  6. JSP's four-CD Leadbelly box is an appropriately massive monument to a man whose power and intensity sometimes threatened to overwhelm the recording technology of his day. Ninety-six sides skim the surface of his prolific output during the last 15 years of Huddie Ledbetter's life, beginning with a selection from the Lomax field recordings cut during the summer of at the .
  7. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Leadbelly Masters - Lead Belly on AllMusic - Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Leadbelly Masters - Lead Belly on AllMusic - My Friend Blind Lemon. Lead Belly / Alan Lomax. Lead Belly. Amazon: 5: Line 'Em. Lead Belly.
  8. Leadbelly Private Party November 21st DOCD An extraordinary evening in the company of the great Texas songster, Leadbelly. In the relaxed atmosphere of an informal party the listener is given an up-close, dynamically interactive display by a master songster and storyteller, once a music companion to the legendary Blind Lemon Jefferson.
  9. Lemon Henry "Blind Lemon" Jefferson (September 24, – December 19, ) was an American blues and gospel singer-songwriter and musician. He was one of the most popular blues singers of the s and has been called the "Father of the Texas Blues".. Jefferson's performances were distinctive because of his high-pitched voice and the originality of his guitar .

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