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Female Blues Singers Vol 11 J/L 1921 - 1931
DOCD-5515 Female Blues Singers Vol 11 J/L 1921 - 1931 Genres: Blues, Classic Blues, Female Blues, Jazz. Informative booklet notes by David Evans Detailed discography. Volume 11 features some outstanding musical moments from the Classic Blues era as well some intriguing discographical mysteries. The female blues singers who made records in the 1920s and early 1930 are often simplistically characterized as "vaudeville" artists. This series of fourteen volumes, concentrating on singers who made only a handful of recordings and who mostly remain biographically obscure, reveals the true diversity of the female artists of this era. While the vaudeville theatres and travelling tent shows were probably the main venues for most of them, some sang in cabarets and others in low-down barrelhouses. Continued...
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