Saturday, June 26, 2010
Sound's like he says his name is Lee Brown.
Now listen to Roy Hogsed's version of the "Cocaine Blues" which tells pretty much the same story.
Katie, Sadie, Hattie, Make up your mind Jimmy. Jack Elliot says it's Sadie.
I still like Jack's version best. No video, that I can find, and no audio that I can embed. Working on it.
Then there's the Sadie Brown Band.
and lastly, a really up-tempo version of Sadie Brown
Thursday, June 24, 2010
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Sunday, June 20, 2010
For an old rendition by Freddie Slack and the Will Bradley Trio go to
(Sorry... You've got to copy and paste).
It's one of those rare vids that won't allow embedding.
Well worth the watch. And now...here's the song by a more contemporary group. -->
Saturday, June 19, 2010
What Ruth Etting is to the forgotten ladies of song, Gene Austin is to the men. Until the advent of Elvis Presley, no male singer had sold more records than Gene Austin, even Bing Crosby.