WorldCat Identities

Sykes, Roosevelt

Overview
Works: 582 works in 818 publications in 2 languages and 4,774 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.421643
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Roosevelt Sykes Publications about Roosevelt Sykes
Publications by  Roosevelt Sykes Publications by Roosevelt Sykes
posthumous Publications by Roosevelt Sykes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Roosevelt Sykes
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic piano blues from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 218 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 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic sounds of New Orleans from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
The honeydripper by Roosevelt Sykes ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of performances in England by blues legends
Chicago blues ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"4/5."--Alternative Press
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 105 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 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes ( )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 91 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 85 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 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piano discoveries newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943) ( )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atomic platters by Bill Geerhart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Web site is designed to showcase music from the Cold War era. It features a convenient listing of 100 favorite radioactive hits that all give reference to the fears and changes that took place during the atomic era. Visitors can browse through the alphabetized list of titles, view by category, or search using keywords
Out of the blacks into the blues ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two part video series that focuses on the story of the blues using interviews and performances
 
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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 (64)
German (3)
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