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By Benjamin Franklin V

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V records the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians variety from the well known (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the extraordinary (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the principally forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the imprecise (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). geared up alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries contain simple biographical details, South Carolina apartments, occupation information, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band contributors, movies, awards, websites, and lists of assets for added examining.

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C. residences: Privateer (1930–no later than ca. C. , where he received his schooling. In the mid-1940s he joined the Brooklyn Crusaders, a gospel quintet that briefly performed as the Varieteers before dissolving. He then sang with the Drifters (not the famous group of this name that recorded for Atlantic Records). The Drifters became the Majors, for which Beckum sang lead, as he did with the Schemers, which he joined in 1954 after the Majors disbanded. He is best known as one of the Harptones, a doo-wop/ rhythm-and-blues group with which he performed in 1955–1956, 1961, 1964, and 1970–1972.

He sang in and toured with the Claflin University Quintet, at least in 1913. ), 15 July 1910, p. 1. com /articles/view/title: mac_arnold ( July 2006; accessed 21 May 2014) (interview). SECONDARY : Tim Holek, “Mac Arnold: Cornbread and Collard Greens,” Living Blues 193 (December 2007): 18–25 (comments by Arnold); Brian S. : Blurb/Brian S. Kelley, 2009) (this book consists of Kelley’s photographs of Arnold and Adam N. ) Independent-Mail, 4 May 2015, sec. A, pp. com/news /0504-storytellermac_64595260 [accessed 10 May 2015]) (comments by Arnold).

A, pp. ) Chronicle-Independent, 22 April 1988, sec. B, pp. ) ChronicleIndependent 30 December 2005, sec. A, pp. html (2009; accessed 21 May 2014). C. residence: Chester (ca. W. Blues” was considered famous (“Old Time Musical Convention to Be Held in Rock Hill”). Apparently on the basis of its success, Okeh, the label that released it, recorded him again, in Atlanta, where he had initially recorded. C. In addition to making music, Bilbro, a cotton field laborer, was a comedian. , a Rock Hill newspaper characterized his performance this way: “Bert Bilbro, blackface comedian of Chester, kept the audience in an uproar of laughter with his tricks and stunts.

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