Re: [RedHotJazz] Blues Banjo
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From: "Charles Bihun" <csintala79@...>
Sent: Saturday, August 01, 2009 1:25 AM
Subject: Re: [RedHotJazz] Blues Banjo
> I found that song on youtube, which, I admit, isn't a rigorous reference
> source. However, t
> his song is shown under Johnson's discography on redhotjazz.com: Paramount
> 12700-B, 9/1928.
Oops! *I* made the mistake this time, thinking I was reading Good Doin Daddy
This is a very typical Jackson blues song, he adopted the same melody and
accompaniment on many other ones.
> Cannon did play the five string, and he at times used a knife as a slide,
> as on "Poor Boy, Long Way From Home."
I had mentioned this, but I tend to believe it was a one-time studio request
or, er... experiment, not very convincing.