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Sykes, Roosevelt

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Most widely held works by Roosevelt Sykes
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic sounds of New Orleans : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The honeydripper by Roosevelt Sykes( )

31 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 164 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of performances in England by blues legends
Chicago blues by Johnny Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"4/5"--Alternative Press
The return of Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 109 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
Atomic platters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 92 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 85 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
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
That's Chicago's South Side( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Features gritty, gut-bucket blues songs that launched the rock & roll revolution. From the Delta crossroads to Chicago's toughest corners, CD includes original versions of raw roots classics that paved the way for the kings of rock & roll"--Container
That's all right by Elvis Presley( Recording )

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

Out of the blacks into the blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two part video series that focuses on the story of the blues using interviews and performances
Blind Pig Records 20th anniversary collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection( )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music. TN
The blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Chicago blues
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

Roosevelt Sykes Amerikaans pianist (1906-1983)

Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musikar og pianist

Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musiker och pianist

Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musiker og pianist

Roosevelt Sykes US-amerikanischer Blues-Pianist

Sykes Bey, Roosevelt 1906-1983

Sykes, Roosevelt

The Honey-dripper

The Honey-dripper 1906-1983

The Honeydripper

The Honeydripper 1906-1983

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English (67)

German (3)

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