Harmonica Slim

Harmonica Slim

Real Name:
Travis L. Blaylock
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b. 21 December 1934, Douglassville, Texas

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This Harmonica Slim is an American blues harmonica player. He first recorded as a sideman in the mid-’50s for West Coast labels like Aladdin, Spry, and Vita. Spent most of the ’60s working with Percy Mayfield, Harmonica Fats, B.B. King, T-Bone Walker and others. He finally was able to record a full album under his own name for the Bluestime label in 1969.

Others include Harmonica Slim (2) (real name Andrew Parsons (2) and Harmonica Slim (3) (real name Richard Riley Riggins). Slim Harpo (real name James Moore) also recorded under the pseudonym of "Harmonica Slim" at local nightclubs and bars earlier in his career and in 1957 released his first record as Slim Harpo.
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Harmonica Slim Discography

Albums

BTS9005 Harmonica Slim The Return Of Harmonica Slim(LP, Album) Flying Dutchman, BluesTime BTS9005 US 1969 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Harmonica Slim Mary Helen / Lonely Hours (Single) Aladdin Records US 1956 Sell This Version
103 Harmonica Slim And Orch.* Thought I Didn't Love You / Going Back Home(Shellac, 10") Spry 103 US 1956 Sell This Version
103 Harmonica Slim And Orch.* Thought I Didn't Love You / Going Back Home(Shellac, 10", TP) Spry 103 US 1956 Sell This Version
103 Harmonica Slim And Orch.* Thought I Didn't Love You / Going Back Home(7") Spry 103 US 1956 Sell This Version
Harmonica Slim & Orchestra* My Girl Won’t Quit Me / You Better Believe It (Single) Vita Records US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

8002 Willie Egan And His Friends Harmonica Slim, Effie Smith, Jimmy Thomason, Big Boy Groves Willie Egan And His Friends Harmonica Slim, Effie Smith, Jimmy Thomason, Big Boy Groves - Vita Records Present The Rockin' Blues(LP, Comp) Vita Records 8002 US 1982 Sell This Version
RELIC-7047 Willie Egan Also Featuring Big Boy Groves, Harmonica Slim, Effie Smith And Jimmy Thomason Willie Egan Also Featuring Big Boy Groves, Harmonica Slim, Effie Smith And Jimmy Thomason - Come On(CD, Album, Comp) Relic Records RELIC-7047 US 1993 Sell This Version

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