Casey Bill Weldon

Casey Bill Weldon

Real Name:
William Weldon
Profile:
For the member of the Memphis Jug Band, please use Will Weldon.

b : 1909, July 10 in Arkansas (probably)
d : ??

Blues slide guitar player (he was considered as an "Hawaiian" guitarist), Casey Bill Weldon has recorded more than hundred records from 1927 to 1938 in Memphis, then Chicago.
It is suggested that he married Memphis Minnie.
Rest of his life is totally unknown, some people claims that he moved to Detroit and left the music world in the '60s, other people thinks that he was called up in 1941 in the forces and died in combat.
Another bluesman, Ted Bogan, said he met him in 1968 in Chicago.
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Casey Bill Weldon Discography

Singles & EPs

03373 Casey Bill* We Gonna Move / Gonna Take My Time(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 03373 US Unknown Sell This Version
03407 Casey Bill* Talking To Myself / Can't You Remember(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 03407 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

Casey Bill Weldon & Kokomo Arnold Casey Bill Weldon & Kokomo Arnold - Bottleneck Guitar Trendsetters Of The 1930s (Comp, MiniAlbum) Yazoo US 1975 Sell This Version
PM 42050 Casey Bill Weldon Hawaiian Guitar Wizard(LP, Comp, RE) RCA PM 42050 France 1978 Sell This Version
BD-605 Casey Bill Weldon Red Hot Blues 1927-1937(LP, Comp, Mono, RM) Earl Archives BD-605 Austria 1982 Sell This Version
OT 1206 Casey Bill Weldon 1935-1937(LP, Comp, Mono) Old Tramp OT 1206 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
DLP 565 Casey Bill Weldon (1935-1937) Remaining Titles & Alternate Takes(LP, Comp, Ltd) Document Records (2) DLP 565 Austria 1989 Sell This Version
DOCD-5218 Casey Bill Weldon Complete Recorded Works 1935-1938 In Chronological Order: Volume 2 (2 April 1936 To 24 March 1937)(CD, Comp, RM) Document Records (2) DOCD-5218 Austria 1993 Sell This Version
DOCD-5217 Casey Bill Weldon Complete Recorded Works 1935-1938 In Chronological Order: Volume 1 (25 March 1935 To 2 April 1936)(CD, Comp, RM) Document Records (2) DOCD-5217 Austria 1993 Sell This Version
DOCD-5219 Casey Bill Weldon Complete Recorded Works 1935-1938 In Chronological Order: Vol. 3 (24 March 1937 To 16 December 1938)(CD, Comp, RM) Document Records (2) DOCD-5219 Austria 1993 Sell This Version
FA 268 Casey Bill Weldon Slide Guitar Swing 1927 - 1938(2xCD, Comp) Frémeaux & Associés FA 268 France 2002 Sell This Version
KATCD217 Casey Bill Weldon Guitar Swing(CD, Album, Comp) Catfish Records KATCD217 UK 2002 Sell This Version

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