Music and Agriculture in the Piedmont Region

Specializing in music, past and present, from the Piedmont region, along with tips for vegetable gardening and sustainable living, with your host Mudcat.

Piedmont Report 124

23-01-2020

Piedmont Report 124

James “Thunderbird” Davis – Instrumental #4 [Fat Possum Records, George Mitchell Collection; recorded in Henderson GA in late 1970s; Ulysses & Delma Davis on drums]

Marie Manning – Hard Luck and Trouble [Music Maker 1294, Came So Far (1995); Bishop Dready Manning on guitar]

Frank Edwards – Alcatraz Blues [Trix, Done Some Travelin’ (1972); recorded by Pete Lowery in Atlanta]

John Jackson – Going Down to Georgia on a Horn [Arhoolie 378, Don’t Let Your Deal Go Down; recorded by Chris Strachwitz in Fairfax VA, 1965]

Pig Iron – Dimestore Rag [GAT CS 33, Down in Florida]

Peg Leg Sam– Mr. Ditty Wa Ditty [Tomato Records, Joshua; Louisiana Red on guitar, first release 1975]

Speckled Red – Welfare Blues [Bluebird 069, Robert Lee McCoy on guitar, Willy Hatcher on mandolin, recorded in December 1938 in Aurora IL]

Speckled Red – The Right String But the Wrong Yo Yo [Brunswick 7151; recorded in 1930 in Chicago]

Farm Report – Benefits of Gardening

Curley Weaver – She Don’t Treat Me Good No More [Document Records BDCD 6014; recorded in Atlanta in August 1949, previously unreleased]

Curley Weaver and Blind Willie McTell – Wee Midnight Hours [Document Records BDCD 6014; recorded in Atlanta in August 1949, previously unreleased]

Bayless Rose – Black Dog Blues [Yazoo 1013, East Coast Blues 1926-1935; recorded for Gennett in 1930]

Carl Martin – Old Time Blues [Yazoo 1013, East Coast Blues 1926-1935; recorded in 1935; born in Big Stone Gap VA in 1906]

Blind Willie Walker – South Carolina Rag, Take 2 [Yazoo 1013, East Coast Blues 1926-1935; recorded in Atlanta for Columbia Records in 1930]

Brownie McGhee with Sonny Terry and Bennie Foster – I Don’t Know the Reason [Bluesville 1042; Brownie’s Blues]

Jerry ‘Boogie’ McCain – My New Next Door Neighbor [Music Maker 195, Ardie Dean Blues Drummer]

Cool John Ferguson – Song for Brenda [Music Maker 195, Ardie Dean Blues Drummer]

Sweet Betty – Old Fashioned Love [Music Maker 195, Ardie Dean Blues Drummer]

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