Document Records - Vintage Blues and Jazz

Document Records
Jazz and Blues On Edison Volume 1 (1920-1929)


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    TRACK LIST

Lopez and Hamilton
01 - Dixie Land

Genevieve Gordon
02 - Baby's Got The Blues

Original Memphis Five
03 - St Louis Gal

Ethel Finnie
04 - You Gonna Wake Up Some Morning

Andy Razaf
05 - Hot Tamale Baby

Marjorie Royer
06 - Hard Hearted Hannah

Josie Miles
07 - Temperamental Papa

Wilbur Sweatman's Brownies
08 - It Makes No Difference Now

Helen Gross and The Kansas City Five
09 - Undertaker's Blues

Viola McCoy
10 - Memphis Bound

Rosa Henderson
11 - Don't Advertise Your Man

Nobble Sissle and Eubie Blake
12 - Broken Busted Blues

Elsie Clark
13 - Loud Speakin' Papa

Bud Lincoln and His Orchestra
14 - Everybody Stomp!

Georgia Melodians
15 - I've Found A New Baby

Winegar's Penn Boys
16 - Since My Best Girl Turned Me Down

Clarence Williams and Eva Taylor
17 - Come On Home

Mal Hallet's Orchestra
18 - Wang Wang Blues

Various Artsts.
Genres: Blues, Classic Blues, Jazz.

16 page, informative, illustrated booklet notes by Lawrence Tedder.
Discography.

For those of you who believe that there is little jazz or blues on the Edison label will be pleasantly surprised by this CD. Thomas Edison´┐Żs dislike of Jazz and Dance Music was well known. He was once quoted as saying: I always play Jazz records backwards, they sound better that way. Despite his personal views, Jazz Bands and Dance Orchestras were issued on his label, many recording for no other company, and on this CD we give you the best of the best. So we must consider ourselves fortunate that Edison saw fit to put his personal views aside, and record these groups´┐Ż efforts for future generations to listen to and enjoy.

Jazz and Blues on Edison Volume 1 features previously unreleased tracks by such artists as Eva Taylor and Clarence Williams, Rosa Henderson, Mal Hallett, Elsie Clark, The Georgia Melodians.

 

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