WorldCat Identities

Sykes, Roosevelt

Overview
Works: 586 works in 816 publications in 2 languages and 4,813 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.421643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roosevelt Sykes
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic piano blues from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues by Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic sounds of New Orleans from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
The American folk-blues festival the British tours 1963-1966 by Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of performances in England by blues legends
The honeydripper by Roosevelt Sykes( )

22 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"4/5."--Alternative Press
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live in small TV studios during the famed festival's tours of Europe, these historic and unseen performances have been lost for nearly 40 years. Contains 18 complete performances from some of the greatest blues musicians of all time
The return of Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan's Greenwich Village sounds from the scene in 1961 by Bob Dylan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 1961, a 19-year-old Bob Dylan, having dropped out of college at the end of his freshman year, traveled to New York City, ostensibly to visit his idol Woody Guthrie, hospitalized with Huntingdon's Disease. Represents the scene he discovered, the sounds he found Blowin' in the Wind and the artists who were already playing the clubs and bars of the Village upon his arrival
That's Chicago's South Side( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's all right( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atomic platters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the blacks into the blues( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two part video series that focuses on the story of the blues using interviews and performances by blues musicians
James "Stump" Johnson complete recorded works in chronological order, 1929-1964 by James Johnson( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Bey, Roosevelt Sykes

Bey Roosevelt Sykes 1906-1983

Bragg, Dobby

Bragg Dobby 1906-1983

Chicago Roosevelt Sykes

Easy Papa Johnson

Easy Papa Johnson 1906-1983

Honey-dripper

Honeydripper

Honeydripper 1906-1983

Johnson, Easy Papa

Kelly, Willie

Kelly Willie 1906-1983

Sykes Bey, Roosevelt 1906-1983

Sykes, Roosevelt

The Honey-dripper

The Honey-dripper 1906-1983

The Honeydripper

The Honeydripper 1906-1983

Languages
English (61)

German (3)

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