Charley Patton - Paramount 13014 (1929 - 1930)

Going To Move To Alabama
Charlie Patton v, g
Recorded in Grafton, WI in October, 1929.

Moon Going Down
Charley Patton v, g / Willie Brown g
Recorded in Grafton, WI in May, 1930.


Johnny Shines - J.O.B. 1010 (1953)

Mentored by Robert Johnson for two years, here are some of Johnny Shines earliest issued sides.

Johnny Shines v, g / Walter Horton hca / Al Smith bass.

Recorded in Chicago on January 22, 1953.



Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Okeh 8597 (1928)

Louis Armstrong t, v / Fred Robinson tb / Jimmy Strong cl, ts / Earl Hines p / Mancy Cara bj / Zutty Singleton d.

Recorded in Chicago on June 27 & 28, 1928.


Tempo Toppers Featuring Little Richard - Peacock 1628 (1953)

Unfortunately, only one side of this record is playable as it was, evidently, a juke box record and Always was turned into fine grit sand paper.

The good news is that Rice, Red Beans and Turnip Greens looks unplayed.

Little Richard, Billy Brooks, Barry Lee Gilmore, Jimmy Swann v / Eddie Lee Williams g / Mildred Taylor d / Raymond Taylor organ, p, t, tb.

Recorded at ACA Studio in Houston, Texas on February 25, 1953.