Sister Rosetta Tharpe


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Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Born Rosetta Nubin : March 20, 1915, Cotton Plant Arkansas

Died: October 9th, 1973, Philadelphia, PA

Gospel, Blues, Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Rock, Folk- 30′s,40′s, 50′s, 60′s

Discography:

Record Collection:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe.htm

1938-1949:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-1.htm

1950-1959:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-2.htm

1960-1970:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-3.htm

Folk Archive:

http://folkarchive.de/tharpe.html

Honking Duck:

http://honkingduck.com/discography/artist/sister_rosetta_tharpe

http://honkingduck.com/discography/artist/sister_rosetta_tharp_and_marie_knight

Videos:

PBS: American Masters:

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/episodes/sister-rosetta-tharpe/film-the-godmother-of-rock-roll/2516/

http://video.pbs.org/video/2337391461/

Full Mick Csaky Doc – The Godmother of Rock and Roll:

http://vimeo.com/57467878

Video’s on Network Awesome:

http://networkawesome.com/2013-9-19/collection-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Meta Filter- links to various videos:

http://www.metafilter.com/83456/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe

MetaCafe:

http://www.metacafe.com/videos_about/sister_rosetta_tharpe/

Vitube:

http://vitube.org/search/6100794/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe/

Musictonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Rosetta+Tharpe+%26+the+Rosette+gospel+singers+acc.+James+Roots+trio#v=SR2gR6SZC2M

Shout Sister Shout, Lonesome Road, Four or Five Times soundies – w Lucky Millinder 1941:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vdjhn4_MgfU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-OCPIhHbVKk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnWz2AJ4I7s

In the Garden w Delois Barrett Campbell  and Alfred Miller:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc6dazGEfqc

Short History including down by the riverside? :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0qrD1KG-GM#t=53

His Eye on the Sparrow 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SmmOokyrd8g

Old Time Religion 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gBceYJtjSs

When the Saints, Up Above My head 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_B9LGmpx4Ps

Up Above My Head 1963?:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JeaBNAXfHfQ

He’s Mine, Precious Memories, This Train – with Otis Spahn on piano- 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmC2i7i9XHE

Didn’t it Rain, Trouble in Mind – @ Alexandria Park Station 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W4DIBKtvBs

Didn’t it Rain, Joshua 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmKwr6YVI5E

That’s All, Didn’t It Rain – France 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EFKmNJ3kJIY

Down By the Riverside 1965:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2QMZXOY–o

Gayle Ward on the Legacy of Sister Rosetta Tharpe 2011:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCm0nbb808Y

Biographies:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sister_Rosetta_Tharpe

Bio:

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332?page=2

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332?page=3

 Encyclopedia of Arkansas:

http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=1781

Livin Blues:

http://www.livinblues.com/bluesrooms/sisterrosettatharpe.asp

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/gospel-singer-sister-rosetta-tharpe-had-spiritual-show

Jmar:

http://home.earthlink.net/~jaymar41/rosetta.html

Ebony Society:

http://esperstamps.org/aa51.htm

All About the Blues:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/f5625c87-5a62-4b3b-a375-fe08a71acddc

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/sister-rosetta-tharpe-mn0000013511/biography

Last.Fm

http://www.last.fm/music/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

My Space:

https://myspace.com/rosettatharpe

Books:

Shout Sister Shout – Gayle Wald 2007:

Wald, G. (2007). Shout, sister, shout!: The untold story of rock-and-roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Boston: Beacon Press.

http://www.shoutsistershout.net/

NYT Review:

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/18/books/review/Sinagra.t.html?_r=0

Project Muse Repost -  Rosetta Tharpe and Feminist “Un-Forgetting” –  Gayle Wald -

Journal of Women’s History
Volume 21, Number 4, Winter 2009
pp. 157-160 | 10.1353/jowh.0.0102

 http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/jowh/summary/v021/21.4.wald.html

Around the Web:

2007 Pop Matters Article:

http://www.popmatters.com/feature/sister-rosetta-tharpe-got-rock-rolling-long-before-elvis/

2004, 2009 All Things Considered:

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1603597

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=102167126

2004 Ledger article:

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=2&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=3&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=4&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=5&tc=pg

Its A Girl Thang:

http://www.p-dub.com/thang/tharpe.html

Tonefiend Blog:

http://tonefiend.com/music/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Premier Guitar:

http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/Forgotten_Heroes_Sister_Rosetta_Tharpe

The Reconstructionist Blog:

http://thereconstructionists.org/post/40500146607/when-23-year-old-sister-rosetta-tharpe-march-20

Rosetta Sister’s Blog:

http://rosettasister.wordpress.com/2008/10/31/sister-rosetta-tharpe-my-journey-to-the-sky-2/

Afro Bella:

http://www.afrobella.com/2007/07/02/afrobella-of-the-week-sister-rosetta-tharpe-rock-n-roll-pioneer/

Open Culture Blog:

http://www.openculture.com/2013/04/revisit_the_life_music_of_sister_rosetta_tharpe.html

Black Past:

http://www.blackpast.org/aah/tharpe-sister-rosetta-1915-1973

At the Crossroads Blog:

http://downtothecrossroads.wordpress.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Umbra Projekt:

http://vervearcana.ning.com/forum/topics/the-first-rock-musician-sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973-crossing

Hound Blog:

http://thehoundblog.blogspot.com/2009/09/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Holy Ghost “Interview”:

http://washermansdog-ajnabi.blogspot.com/2011/04/holy-ghost-interview-with-sister.html

Stupefaction Blog:

http://theworldsamess.blogspot.com/2013/10/movie-of-week-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

The Jazz Diaspora:

http://lineout.thestranger.com/lineout/archives/2013/09/19/the-jazz-diaspora-the-gospel-soul-of-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Queer Museum:

http://queermuseum.tumblr.com/post/45987966307/sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973-was-a

Influences:

http://browse.feedreader.com/c/Carroll_Bryant/347906558

AfroPunk Blog:

http://www.afropunk.com/profiles/blogs/beyond-sister-rosetta-tharpe-10-badass-female-guitarists-you-must

Dog Possum Blog:

http://dogpossum.org/archives/2008/01/retuning_for_wh.html

Brain Pickings Blog:

http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/03/20/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Lost and Sound:

http://lostandsound.wordpress.com/2008/01/15/sister-rosetta-tharpe-biography-about-a-forgotten-gospel-star-and-rock-and-roll-forerunner/

Gospel Flava:

http://www.gospelflava.com/reviews/sisterrosettatharpesoulsister.html

Soul Walking:

http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Sister%20Rosetta%20Tharpe.html

Soul Closet:

http://soulcloset.blogspot.com/2009/12/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Harm 501:

http://harm501.blogspot.com/2009/05/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Black Women’s Rhetortic Project:

http://blackwomenrhetproject.org/1st-half/unit-3/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Black Lesbian Elder Project:

http://ubleproject.tumblr.com/post/51105778255/queermuseum-sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973

Black History Now:

http://blackhistorynow.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Black Feminists:

http://www.blackfeminists.org/2013/03/31/inspirational-musician-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Great but not Forgotten:

http://greatbutforgotten.blogspot.com/2011/06/sister-rosetta-tharpe-music.html

Newsworks:

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/arts-culture/51357-rosetta-tharpe-bridged-sacred-and-secular-music-with-a-wicked-guitar

Abbeyville Blog:

http://www.abbeville.com/blog/?p=810

Yehoodi.com:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/175348/happy-birthday-sister-rosetta/

With Good Reason:

http://withgoodreasonradio.org/2013/02/the-gospel-roots-of-rock-and-roll/

Black America Blog:

http://blackamericaweb.com/101954/little-known-black-history-fact-rosetta-tharpe/

Carnival Saloon:

http://carnivalsaloon.blogspot.com/2011/01/sister-rosetta-tharpe-rock-rolls.html

Queens of Noise:

http://queensofnoisezine.wordpress.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Shiraz Socialist:

http://shirazsocialist.wordpress.com/2011/01/11/its-sister-rosetta-tharpe-day/

Library Thing:

http://www.librarything.com/tag/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

Rock and Roll Joe:

http://www.rnrjoe.com/2012/03/05/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

The Astounding Trickster:

http://chervokas.typepad.com/trickster/2004/11/sister_rosetta_.html

Ameoba Blog:

http://www.amoeba.com/blog/2007/10/all-the-news-that-s-fit-to-sing/strange-things-happening-every-day-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Words on Sound:

http://wordsonsound.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Idranis Light Foundation:

http://indranislight.org/2013/09/sister-rosetta-tharpe-thank-you/

People with Voices:

http://peoplewithvoices.com/2011/01/21/review-bbc-4-godmother-of-rock-n-roll-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Green Pagan:

http://greenpagan.newsvine.com/_news/2013/02/01/16814390-didnt-it-rain-by-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Mango Zine:

http://www.mangozeen.com/2013/03/01/religion/sister-rosetta-tharpe.htm

Today in Women’s History:

http://peoplesworld.org/today-in-women-s-history-singer-rosetta-tharpe-was-born/

2011 Guardian Article:

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2011/jan/14/in-praise-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Beacon Broadside:

http://www.beaconbroadside.com/broadside/2008/01/sister-rosetta.html

2004 Christianity Today Article:

http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2004/januaryweb-only/shoutsistershout.html

Joy of Sox:

http://joyofsox.blogspot.com/2011/03/sunday-sermon-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Willie Simpson Blog:

http://www.williesimpson.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe-up-ahead-my-head-and-documentary

WFMU Blog:

http://blog.wfmu.org/freeform/2013/09/down-by-the-riverside-with-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

WXRT Blog:

http://wxrt.cbslocal.com/2013/02/20/sister-rosetta-tharpe-the-godmother-of-rock-roll/

KVRX Blog:

http://www.kvrx.org/blogs/sounds-kvrx/2013/02/22/why-sister-rosetta-tharpe-most-influential-music-artist-ever

Soul Tracks:

http://www.soultracks.com/video-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Mojo Music:

http://www.mojo4music.com/8089/sister-rosetta-tharpe-didnt-rain/

Elvis Information Network:

http://www.elvisinfonet.com/tharpe.html

Friday TV:

http://rogercatlin.com/2013/02/22/friday-tv-rockin-with-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/sister-rosetta-tharpe

IMDB:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0857093/

Gibson.com:

http://www2.gibson.com/news-lifestyle/features/en-us/rosettatharpe.aspx

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe/271400986653

Find a Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14947188

Songs:

On Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/details/SisterRosettaTharpeWithTheDependableBoysAndSamPriceTrio-DownByThe

https://archive.org/details/LuckyMillinderOrchRosettaTharpeIWantATallSkinnyPapa1942

Let that Liar Alone 1943:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z2_ieHNV4ig

What is the Soul of Man 1944:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjM2YxIDpUE

Two little fishes and Five Loaves of Bread 1944:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTmQ9Kzxp-Q

Dont Take Everybody to Be Your Friend 1946:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrw03wV6DlU

Ain’t No Grave Gonna Hold My Body Down 1947:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wD4SMtFrJpY

Everybody’s Gonna Have a Wonderful Time 1947:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQ2DWkmehiY

Ninety nine and a Half Wont Due 1949:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcOIgSbkacU

So High – live (at her wedding?)1951:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Laox_drK6W8

I Was Healed – w Marie Knight 1950:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhp-p1OIG1E

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