Doctor Ross

Doctor Ross

Real Name:
Isaiah Ross
Profile:
Bluesman of Cherokee origin and exuberant one-man band.
He learnt drums and harmonica at the age of nine and first appeared in public in 1938.
Due to the knowledge of medicine of his ancestors, he was posted in the military hospital while in the army.
After the war, he became "Doctor" and set up his band which played throughout the Delta and on various radio stations.
He was one of the first bluesmen to record for Sun.
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Artist

Doctor Ross Discography Tracks

Albums

Doctor Ross The Flying Eagle (Album) Blue Horizon UK 1965 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross Call The Doctor (Album) Testament Records US 1965 Sell This Version
XTRA 1038 Doctor Ross Doctor Ross(LP, Album) XTRA XTRA 1038 UK 1966 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross Live & Well (Album) Ornament Germany 1972 Sell This Version
2610 006 Lightning Slim, Whispering Smith, Doctor Ross, Jimmy Dawkins, Bessie Griffin Lightning Slim, Whispering Smith, Doctor Ross, Jimmy Dawkins, Bessie Griffin - Blues Night - Live From Montreux(2xLP, Album) Verve Records 2610 006 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
Dr. Ross* His First Recordings Arhoolie Records US 1972 Sell This Version
2460 169 Doctor Ross Featuring Lafayette Leake Doctor Ross Featuring Lafayette Leake - Live At Montreux(LP) Polydor 2460 169 UK 1972 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross The Harmonica Boss (Album) Big Bear Records UK 1974 Sell This Version
INT 146.409 Doctor Ross Jivin’ The Blues(LP) Big Bear Records INT 146.409 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
Dr. Ross* One Man Band (Album) Takoma US 1981 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross I Want All My Friends To Know - Live At The Burnley Blues Festival (Album) JSP Records UK 1999 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Doctor Ross Come Back Baby / Chicago Breakdown Sun (9) US 1953 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross The Boogie Disease Sun (9) US 1954 Sell This Version
538 Doctor Ross The Harmonica Boss* Sugar Mama(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 538 US 1960 Sell This Version
Doctor Ross & The Orbits (2) Doctor Ross & The Orbits (2) - Cat Squirrel / The Sunnyland (Single) Fortune Records (2) US 1961 Sell This Version
5027 Doctor Ross Numbers Blues(7", Single) Hi-Q 5027 US 1962 Sell This Version
5033 Doctor Ross Call The Doctor(7") Hi-Q 5033 US 1963 Sell This Version
JBJ 1044 Dr. Ross* The Sensational Harmonica Boss(3x7", Juk) Jukebox Jam Series JBJ 1044 UK 2013 Sell This Version
MCR 3220 Dr. Ross* King Of The Memphis Boogie (7", EP) Masked Clam Records MCR 3220 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

Sonny Terry / Doctor Ross / Hammie Nixon With Sleepy John Estes / Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Sonny Terry / Doctor Ross / Hammie Nixon With Sleepy John Estes / Sonny Boy Williamson (2) - The Harmonica Blues Of (Comp, Album) Storyville Denmark 1972 Sell This Version
PLP-352 Doctor Ross Memphis Breakdown(LP, Comp) P-Vine Special PLP-352 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
Dr. Ross* Boogie Disease (Comp) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records Japan 1992 Sell This Version
BCD 16939 AH Doctor Ross Juke Box Boogie The Sun Years Plus(CD, Comp, Dig) Bear Family Records BCD 16939 AH Germany 2013 Sell This Version
10"LP 104 Doctor Ross Boogie, Blues & Breakdown(10", Comp, Ltd) Minigroove Records (2) 10"LP 104 France 2017 Sell This Version
3011-FS Doctor Ross I'd Rather Be An Old Woman's Baby Than A Young Woman's Slave(LP, Comp) Fortune Records (2) 3011-FS US Unknown Sell This Version

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