78 RPM -- Joe Williams (Kansas Joe McCoy), Vocalion 1457, E-V+/V+ Blues
August 01, 2017
August 08, 2017
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ARTIST: Kansas Joe McCoy as Joe Williams (with Jed Davenport)
LABEL: Vocalion 1457
TITLES: I Want It Awful Bad / Mr. Devil Blues
CONDITION: E-V+ / V+ DESCRIPTION: Scarce guitar blues Vocalion by Kansas Joe - first time for this release on eBay. Recorded in 1929 at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis. Jed Davenport played harmonica on this release, and Kansas Joe played guitar on the Jed Davenport release from the same session. A clean copy with very light play wear and some rubbing. Music clear and strong with light background crackle on "Mr. Devil Blues" side. From the Ken Swerilas collection.
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