Re: Sam Morgan's Jazz Band
- Robert: I don't know of a website that deciphers lyrics, but I do know
of two rather old books that attempt to do so for blues lyrics. They
"The Meaning of the Blues" (originally "Blues Fell this Morning") by
"The Blues Line" compiled by Eric Sackheim
Both are certainly limited in that only one to ten items are transcribed
for about 100 singers. Neither Louie or Sammy are represented, mostly
country and classic blues singers.
--- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com, "Robert Greenwood"
> Thanks to Ron & Howard. I'm sure there's a web site somewhere
> to misheard lyrics, and I recall an article by Benny Green concerning
> the singer whose version of Way Down Yonder in New Orleans
> involved "three old ladies with flashing eyes."
> Robert G.