Jaybird Coleman & The Birmingham Jug Band* ‎– Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, 1927-1930

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Document Records (2) ‎– DOCD-5140
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1 Bertha Ross My Jelly Blues
Accompanied By – Bessemer Blues PickersHarmonica [probably] – Jaybird ColemanPiano – Vance PattersonVocals – Bertha RossWhistling – Unknown Artist
2 Jaybird Coleman Mill Log Blues
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
3 Jaybird Coleman Boll Weevil
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
4 Jaybird Coleman Ah'm Sick And Tired Of Tellin' You (To Wiggle That Thing)
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
5 Jaybird Coleman Man Trouble Blues
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
6 Jaybird Coleman Trunk Busted — Suitcase Full Of Holes
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
7 Jaybird Coleman I'm Gonna Cross The River Of Jordan — Some O' These Days
Harmonica [2nd hca.] – Ollis MartinVocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
8 Jaybird Coleman You Heard Me Whistle (Oughta Know My Blow)
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
9 Jaybird Coleman No More Good Water — 'Cause The Pond Is Dry
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
10 Jaybird Coleman Mistreatin' Mama
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
11 Jaybird Coleman Save Your Money — Let These Women Go
Vocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
12 Frank Palmes Ain't Gonna Lay My 'Ligion Down
Vocals, Harmonica – Frank Palmes
13 Frank Palmes Troubled 'Bout My Soul
Vocals, Harmonica – Frank Palmes
14 Jaybird Coleman Coffee Grinder Blues
Piano [possibly] – R.D. NorwoodPiano [probably] – Robert McCoyVocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
15 Jaybird Coleman Man Trouble Blues
Piano [possibly] – R.D. NorwoodPiano [probably] – Robert McCoyVocals, Harmonica – Jaybird Coleman
16 Birmingham Jug Band German Blues
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
17 Birmingham Jug Band Cane Brake Blues
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
18 Birmingham Jug Band The Wild Cat Squawl
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
19 Birmingham Jug Band Bill Wilson
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
20 Birmingham Jug Band Birmingham Blues
Speech, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
21 Birmingham Jug Band Gettin' Ready For Trial
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
22 Birmingham Jug Band Giving It Away
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist
23 Birmingham Jug Band Kickin' Mule Blues
Vocals, Harmonica, Mandolin, Guitar, Jug – Unknown Artist

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Notes

Of the Birmingham Jug Band:
"(Big) Joe Williams gives the following personnel: poss. Jaybird Coleman, h.; Joe Williams, 'One-Armed Dave' (Dave Miles), 'Dr. Scott', Bogus Ben Covington, g./mand.; 'Honeycup', j.; 'New Orleans Slide', wb.; some of whom may be present."
-- quoted from the booklet discography (also in the Dixon/Godrich/Rye discography) --

Recording date, location, matrix, catalog number:
1. circa July 28, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-763-, Gennett 6227
2. circa August 3, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-767-, Gennett 6226
3. circa August 3, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-769-A, Black Patti 8055
4. circa August 3, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-770-A, Champion 15379
5. circa August 3, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-771-, Gennett 6245
6. circa August 3, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-772-A, Gennett 6245
7. circa August 4, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-775-A, Silvertone 5172
8. circa August 11, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-799-A, Black Patti 8055
9. circa August 11, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-800-, Gennett 6276
10. circa August 11, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-801-A, Black Patti 8052
11. circa August 11, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-802-B, Black Patti 8052
12. circa September 1929, Chicago, Illinois, 21412-1, Herwin 92038
13. circa September 1929, Chicago, Illinois, 21413-2, Herwin 92038
14. April 22, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 150360-2, Columbia 14534-D
15. April 22, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 150361-1, Columbia 14534-D
16. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404677-B, OKeh 8856
17. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404679-B, OKeh 8866
18. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404680-A, OKeh 8908
19. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404681-B, OKeh 8895
20. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404682-B, OKeh 8895
21. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404682-C, OKeh 8856
22. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404683-A, OKeh 8908
23. December 11, 1930, Atlanta, Georgia, 404684-B, OKeh 8866

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  • Rights Society: AUSTRO MECHANA
  • SPARS Code: AAD

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