Re: Fats Waller Discography/Addington Major
- --- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com, "David Brown" <johnhaleysims@...>
>From Tom Lord's 'Clarence Williams':
> (?) Metcalf on the Sims is straight from Rust. Addington is therefore a
> novel fabrication of the Waller JSP.
"Charlie Gaines, upon hearing this record... declares that he is not
the cornetist, and suggests Addington Major."
Many thanks. Do we have a date and source for the Gaines interview and are
there further attributions by him in the book ?
The problem is we have no recorded Addington with which to compare and there
seems very little biographical information.
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