Original New Orleans Rhythm Kings - Okeh 40422 (1925)

There were only eight sides by this group recorded in New Orleans and with the recent acquisition of this one, I have finally completed that run.

Paul Mares c / Santo Pecora tb / Leon Roppolo cl / Charlie Cordella ts / Glyn Lea "Red" Long p / Bill Eastwood bj / Chink Martin bb / Leo Adde d.

Recorded in New Orleans on January 23, 1925.



New Orleans Owls - Columbia 1045 (1926)

Just received a much needed upgrade...

Benjie White cl, as, dir / Bill Padron c / Frank Netto tb / Pinky Vidacovich cl, as / Lester Smith ts / Mose Farrar p / Rene Gelpi bj, g / Dan LeBlanc bb / Earl Crumb d.

Recorded in New Orleans on April 14, 1926.


James Platt (Teddy Moss) - Champion 15860 (1929)

Teddy Moss v / unkown cl / Herve Duerson p (Electric Chair) / Turner Parrish p (Sympathizin' Blues)

Recorded in Richmond, IN on August 28, 1929.


Bessie Smith - Columbia A3888 (1923)

Bessie Smith v / Clarence Williams p.

Recorded in New York on April 11, 1923.


Dixie Jazz Band - Oriole 424 (1925)

Sam Lanin & His Orchestra: Red Nichols, Vic d'Ippolito t / Herb Winfield tb / Clarence Heidke, Alfie Evans cl, ss, as / George Slater cl, ts / Bill Krenz p / Tony Colucci bj, g / Joe Tarto bb / Vic Berton d.

Recorded in New York on May 8, 1925.


The Texas Ten under Nathan Glantz (personnel unknown).

Recorded May 5, 1925.