Mildred Bailey

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Mildred Bailey

Born: Mildred Rinker February 27, 1907 (or 1900) in Tekoa, Washington

Died: December 12, 1951 Poughkeepsie, New York

Jazz, Jazz Singer, Jazz Vocals, Big Band, Swing

20’s, 30’s, 40’s

Mrs. Swing, The Rockin’ Chair Lady, Queen of Swing

Discography:

Hit singles

(Vocalion releases only)

Year Single US Cat. No.
1936 For Sentimental Reasons 18 3367
More Than You Know 15 3378
1937 Trust in Me(A-side) 4 3449
“My Last Affair” (B-side) 10 3449
Where Are You? 5 3456
“Never in a Million Years” 8 3508
Rockin’ Chair 13 3553
“It’s the Natural Thing to Do” 14 3626
“Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)” 14 3712
Right or Wrong 19 3758
1938 Thanks for the Memory 11 3931
“Don’t Be That Way” 9 4016
I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart 8 4083
Small Fry 9 4224
“So Help Me” 2 4253
My Reverie 10 4408
1939 “Blame It On My Last Affair” 13 4632
“Moon Love” 14 4939

Notable recordings

The following are some of Bailey’s most well-known swing recordings

Jazz Online:

jazz-on-line.com/artists/Mildred_Bailey.htm

Music Stacks:

http://www.musicstack.com/records-cds/mildred+bailey

Log of Milded’s CBS Radio Show – Music Till Midnight 1944:

http://www.otrsite.com/logs/logm1062.htm

Videos:

Jango:

http://www.jango.com/music/Mildred+Bailey?l=0

http://www.jango.com/music/Mildred+Bailey/_full_bio?l=0

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Mildred+Bailey#v=O7PjdY4YaQg

Anoomi:

http://www.anoomi.com/index.php?ytq=mildred+bailey&action=search

Shelf 3D:

http://shelf3d.com/5N6coZNQHjo#1938 Red Norvo – Love Is Here To Stay (Mildred Bailey, vocal)

Meta Cafe:

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

OV Guide:

http://search.ovguide.com/?q=mildred+bailey&ci=424

You Repeat:

http://www.yourepeat.com/g/mildred+bailey

http://www.yourepeat.com/g/mildred+bailey+i+cried+for+you

Books:

Mildred Section of the Encyclopedia of Native Music:

books.google.com/books?id=1fbJeDztFG8C&pg=PA51&lpg=PA51&dq=mildred+bailey&source=bl&ots=M582q9gF-Y&sig=qDqmp6Pc5KN39P9wzcRkTmCa4_4&hl=en&sa=X&ei=dSenU-OxEYiEogT2voGgCQ&ved=0CB8Q6AEwATiWAQ#v=onepage&q=mildred bailey&f=false

Mildred Section in Teddy Wilson Talks Jazz:

books.google.com/books?id=6muvAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA154&lpg=PA154&dq=mildred+bailey&source=bl&ots=F40T6FeeTR&sig=1KkUICuEe8UynHJnwTrR7mn4fhU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=lh6nU6XhMsnYoAS_64LwBg&ved=0CDMQ6AEwAzhk#v=onepage&q=mildred bailey&f=false

Milded Section in Weather Bird:

books.google.com/books?id=w-oMvvaaYgwC&pg=PA257&lpg=PA257&dq=mildred+bailey&source=bl&ots=2ux597BgBP&sig=ImCl1fpVx1WDsZS6uPKFgc140eM&hl=en&sa=X&ei=dSenU-OxEYiEogT2voGgCQ&ved=0CBwQ6AEwADiWAQ#v=onepage&q=mildred bailey&f=false

Bios:

Wikipedia:

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

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mildred-bailey-mn0000423437

Solid!:

http://www.parabrisas.com/d_baileym.php

Answers:

http://www.answers.com/topic/mildred-bailey

Slipcue:

http://www.slipcue.com/music/jazz/artists/mildredbailey.html

Native American Encyclopedia:

http://nativeamericanencyclopedia.com/mildred-bailey-coeur-dalene/

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/307409-Mildred-Bailey

Music Brainz:

https://musicbrainz.org/artist/e079ff65-ad41-48e9-b6ce-8cdb0db64802

Last.fm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Mildred+Bailey

Britannica:

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/1299584/Mildred-Bailey

History Link:

http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7445

Oldies:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-biography/Mildred-Bailey.html

All About Jazz:

http://musicians.allaboutjazz.com/mildredbailey

Artistopia:

http://www.artistopia.com/mildred-bailey/biography

Jazz.com:

http://www.jazz.com/encyclopedia/bailey-midred-mildred-rinker

BBC:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/jazz/profiles/mildred_bailey.shtml

Music Nectar:

http://www.musicnectar.com/music/mildred+bailey.html

Jazz Music Archives:

http://www.jazzmusicarchives.com/artist/mildred-bailey/?ac=mildred%20bailey

Biography:

http://biography.yourdictionary.com/mildred-bailey

Musician Guide:

http://www.musicianguide.com/biographies/1608001101/Mildred-Bailey.html

Around the Web:

Jazz Lives:

https://jazzlives.wordpress.com/2009/12/27/who-erased-mildred-

https://jazzlives.wordpress.com/tag/mildred-bailey/bailey/

Shiraz Socialist:

http://shirazsocialist.wordpress.com/2012/03/24/mildred-bailey-and-native-american-jazz/

Feminine Writings:

http://femininewritings.tumblr.com/post/78206739451/mildred-bailey-a-voice-of-silk

Virtual Victrola:

http://www.virtualvictrola.com/2008/11/mildred-bailey-and-her-alley-cats-featuring-bunny-berigan.html

Taralinda Muses:

http://taralinda.wordpress.com/2013/05/19/retro-jazz-singer-mildred-bailey-and-pearls/

Planet Barbarella:

http://planetbarberella.blogspot.com/2011/11/mildred-baileythe-mother-of-em-allit.html

Women in Music:

http://women-in-music.tumblr.com/search/mildred+bailey

Classic Ladies of Color:

Relative Esoterica:

http://relativeesoterica.blogspot.com/2008/02/no-tears-no-fuss-happy-birthday-bails.html

Mildred Bailey at the Blue Angel:

http://nyapril1946.blogspot.com/2010/07/mildred-bailey-at-blue-angel.html

Pancoco Jams:

http://pancocojams.blogspot.com/2013/07/mildred-bailey-shouting-at-amen-corner.html

Running Gamak:

http://www.warrensenders.com/journal/?tag=mildred-bailey

Still a Brooklyn Kid:

http://stillabrooklynkid.blogspot.com/2012/03/born-to-swing-greatness-of-mildred.html

My Vintage Kosher Kitchen:

http://myvintagekosherkitchen.wordpress.com/2014/02/25/cookies-and-milk-and-mildred-

Orange Crate Art:

http://mleddy.blogspot.com/2008/02/mildred-bailey-stars-and-us.html

The Judy Garland Experience:

http://thejudygarlandexperience.blogspot.com/2010/07/mildred-bailey.html

On This Day in Jazz:

http://jazzagemusic.blogspot.com/#uds-search-results

jazzagemusic.blogspot.com/2014/02/february-27th.html

Good Ole Woody:

http://goodolewoody.me/2012/08/12/mildred-bailey-fools-rush-in/

Yehoodi:

http://www.yehoodi.com/search/?q=mildred+bailey

The Thought Criminal:

http://zthoughtcriminal.blogspot.com/2013/09/mildred-bailey-darn-that-dream.html

Legacy.com:

http://www.legacy.com/news/legends-and-legacies/mildred-bailey-mrs-swing/211/

Jazz.com:

http://www.jazz.com/dozens/the-dozens-mildred-bailey

Jazz Times:

http://jazztimes.com/articles/12483-the-complete-columbia-recordings-of-mildred-bailey-mildred-bailey

Huckleberries Online:

http://www.spokesman.com/blogs/hbo/tags/mildred-bailey/

Bixography Forum:

http://www.network54.com/Forum/27140/message/1370459410/When+Was+Mildred+Bailey+Born-

National Congress of American Indians:

http://www.ncai.org/resources/resolutions/mildred-rinker-bailey

Newspaper Rock:

http://newspaperrock.bluecorncomics.com/2012/03/recognition-sought-for-mildred-bailey.html

Mosaic Records:

Bing Crosby Music Archives:

http://bingfan03.blogspot.com/2012/05/bing-and-mildred-bailey.html

Bing Crosby Theater:

http://www.bingcrosbytheater.com/events/655/thanks-for-the-memory-tribute-to-mildred-bailey

US Stamp Gallery:

http://usstampgallery.com/view.php?id=91a8151db31376f10da45a9c038747c0b4f595b6

1938 Herald Journal Article:

news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1876&dat=19381030&id=K1QsAAAAIBAJ&sjid=6coEAAAAIBAJ&pg=5816,5615229

1940 NYT Article:

search.proquest.com/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/105460730/2845784143FB4C23PQ/2?accountid=35117

1943 NYT Article:

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1944 NYT Ads:

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1946 NYT Ad:

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1950 NYT Article:

search.proquest.com/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/111478048/2845784143FB4C23PQ/5?accountid=35117

1951 NYT Obituary:

search.proquest.com/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/112101563/2845784143FB4C23PQ/1?accountid=35117

1962 NYT Article:

search.proquest.com/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/116161787/2845784143FB4C23PQ/3?accountid=35117

2001 NYT Article:

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/07/15/arts/music-a-female-singer-in-holiday-s-class-and-in-her-shadow.html

search.proquest.com/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/92142371/2845784143FB4C23PQ/4?accountid=35117

2001 NPR Article:

http://www.npr.org/2011/06/17/4558280/mildred-bailey-that-rockin-chair-lady

2001 Courant Article:

articles.courant.com/2001-03-18/entertainment/0103180615_1_perfect-pitch-red-norvo-quality-and-quantity

2011 Inlander Article:

http://www.inlander.com/spokane/channeling-mildred-bailey/Content?oid=2134534

2012 Wenatchee World Article:

http://www.wenatcheeworld.com/news/2012/mar/16/idaho-tribe-mrs-swing-was-indian/?print

2014 CDA Press Article:

http://www.cdapress.com/news/local_news/article_e90045c6-a119-57e6-9d34-756a08ad0aa9.html

IMBd:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3072906/

Guides Home:

http://www.spokesman.com/guides/bing-crosby/stop-7/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/mildred-bailey

Pinterest:

http://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?q=mildred bailey

My Space:

https://myspace.com/missmildredbailey

Find A Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=33582132

Songs:

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=mildred bailey AND collection%3Aaudio_music

Mix Cloud:

http://www.mixcloud.com/artist/mildred-bailey/

Music VF:

http://www.musicvf.com/Mildred+Bailey.art

8Tracks:

http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Mildred_Bailey

Rhapsody:

http://www.rhapsody.com/artist/mildred-bailey

Old Time Radio Podcast:

http://nostalgic-radio.com/2011/03/09/mildred-bailey-wish-you-were-waiting-for-me-1939.aspx

What Kind of Man is You 1929:

I Like to Do Things For You 1930:

All of Me 1931:

Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams 1931:

Georgia 1931:

We Just Couldn’t Say Goodbye 1931:

Too Late 1931:

He’s Not Worth Your Tears 1931:

Blues in My Heart 1931:

Home 1931:

Lies 1931:

Rockin’ Chair 1932 and 1937:

I’ll Never Be the Same 1932:

Sleepy Time Down South 1932:

Dear Old Mother Dixie 1932:

Strangers 1932:

Love Me Tonight 1932:

Dance Selections from Hot-Cha 1932:

Stop the Sun, Stop the Moon 1932:

Heat Wave 1933:

Doin’ The Uptown Lowdown 1933:

Shouting in That Amen Corner 1933:

Lazy Bones 1933:

There’s a Cabin in the Pines 1933:

But I Can’t Make A Man 1933:

Emaline 1934:

Junk Man 1934:

Ol’ Pappy 1934:

Someday Sweetheart 1935:

Squeeze Me 1935:

When Day is Done 1935:

Downhearted Blues 1935:

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0qwuPBRKb8

Willow Tree 1935:

Honeysuckle Rose 1935:

Harry Richmond Radio Show 1936:

Picture Me Without You 1936:

More Than You Know 1937:

Just a Stone’s Throw From Heaven 1937:

I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm 1937:

Smoke Dreams 1937:

There’s a Lull in My Life 1937:

The Moon Got in My Eyes 1937:

Where Are You? 1937:

The Morning After 1937:

It’s the Natural Thing to Do 1937:

Bob White 1937:

A Cigarette and a Silhouette 1938:

Lover Come Back To Me 1938:

As Long As You Live 1938:

After Dinner Speech 1938:

Says My Heart 1938:

I Can’t Face the Music Without Singing the Blues 1938:

I Go For That 1938:

My Melancholy Baby 1938:

Love is Here to Stay 1938:

I Used to Be Color-Blind 1938:

What Have You Got That Gets Me 1938:

If You Were in My Place 1938:

Small Fry 1938:

Have You Forgotten So Soon 1938:

Old Folks 1938:

Blame it on My Last Affair 1938:

I See Your Face Before Me 1938:

Bewildered 1938:

The Weekend of the Private Secretary 1938:

Rock it For Me 1938:

Thanks for the Memories 1938:

Don’t Be That Way 1938:

Wigwammin” 1938:

At Your Beck and Call 1938:

So Help Me 1938:

Thanks for the Memory 1938:

Please Be Kind 1938:

They’ll Be Some Changes Made 1939 w Mary Lou Williams on Piano:

Barrelhouse Music 1939 w Mary Lou Williams on Piano:

Arkansas Blues 1939 w Mary Lou Williams:

You Don’t Know My Mind 1939 w Mary Lou Williams on Piano:

The Little Man that Wasn’t There 1939:

Don’t Dally With the Devil 1939:

Tit Willow 1939:

Darn That Dream 1939:

Make With the Kisses 1939:

I See Your Fave Before Me, The Lamp is Low 1939:

I Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance with You 1939:

It’s Slumbertime in the Swanee 1939:

Prisoner of Love 1939 w Mary Lou Williams on Piano:

Moon Love 1939:

Three Little Fishes 1939:

I Thought About You 1939:

St. Louis Blues 1939:

Blue Rain 1939:

I Shoulda Stood in Bed 1939:

All the Things You Are 1939:

Wham (Re Bop Boom Bam) 1940:

The Complete Columbia Recordings Volume 10 1940-1941:

1. Wham (Re-Bop-Boom-Bam) [Alternate Take]
2. Wham (Re-Bop-Boom-Bam)
3. Little High Chairman
4. Easy to Love
5. Give Me Time
6. They Can’t Take That Away from Me
7. A Bee Gezindt
8. After All I’ve Been to You
9. Don’t Take Your Love from Me [Alternate Take][#]
10. Don’t Take Your Love from Me
11. Fools Rush In
12. From Another World
13. I’m Nobody’s Baby
14. Give Me Time
15. How Can I Ever Be Alone?
16. Tennessee Fish Fry
17. I’ll Pray for You
18. Blue (And Broken Hearted)
19. Arthur Murray Taught Me Dancing in a Hurry [Alternate Take]
20. Arthur Murray Taught Me Dancing in a Hurry
21. I’ll Be Around [Alternate Take][#]
22. I’ll Be Around
23. My Little Cousin

So Peaceful in the Country 1941:

I’m Afraid of Myself 1941:

Everything Depends on You 1941:

All Too Soon 1941:

Georgia on My Mind 1941:

Carolina Moon 1943:

Evelina 1944:

1944 Radio Show:

Scrap Your Fat 1943:

Jump Jump’s Here 1944:

Me and the Blues 1946:

Cry,Cry, Cry 1950:

Dixieland Clambake 1951:

Julia Lee

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Julia Lee

Born: October 31, 1902 Boonville, Missouri

Died: December 8, 1958 San Diego, CA

Blues, Kansas City Blues, Dirty Blues, Jazz, Swing, Piano, Vocals

20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s

George E Lee and His Novelty Orchestra 1920? – 1935?

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Julia Lee And Her Boyfriends

Kansas City’s Sweetheart of Song

Discography:

Discografia:

http://hallelujahrnr.hostweb4u.info/index_archivos/JuliaLeeDiscografia.htm

http://hallelujahrnr.hostweb4u.info/index_archivos/JuliaLeeDiscografia2.htm

Honking Duck:

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

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

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

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

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

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

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/317861-Julia-Lee

http://www.discogs.com/artist/506604-Julia-Lee-Her-Boy-Friends

http://www.discogs.com/artist/2770746-George-E-Lee-And-His-Orchestra

Red Hot Jazz:

http://www.redhotjazz.com/julialee.html

http://www.redhotjazz.com/lee.html

Videos:

Opening of Delinquents featuring Julia Lee Live – Porter’s Lovesong to a Chambermaid:

Shelf 3D:

http://shelf3d.com/Search/Julia%20Lee

Anoomi:

http://www.anoomi.com/index.php?action=search&ytq=Julia%20Lee%20and%20Her%20Boyfriends

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Julia+Lee#v=qKiKTJ58Lto

http://musictonic.com/music/George+E+Lee#v=abSPFkzOdXQ

Frequency:

http://www.frequency.com/topic/julia-lee/241050?raw=true

I Like Musik:

http://ilikemusik.com/artist/326

Youzeek:

https://youzeek.com/?Artist=Julia+Lee&page=Biography&lng=EN

http://youzeek.com/?Artist=julia+lee+and+her+boyfriends&lng=EN

Jango:

http://www.jango.com/music/Julia+Lee?l=0

Books:

Julia Section in Going to Kansas City:

http://books.google.com/books?id=H64Xh1PeNZsC&pg=PA149&lpg=PA149&dq=julia+lee+musician&source=bl&ots=FDBaBEfRi9&sig=05F_oMcAMAq_pGPcULD4jcA69Z0&hl=en&sa=X&ei=bwB9U-75F879oATqvIHgDg&ved=0CDYQ6AEwAjge#v=onepage&q=julia%20lee%20musician&f=false

Julia Section in Black Women in American Bands and Orchestras:

http://books.google.com/books?id=-cJHuaH5M5oC&pg=PA234&lpg=PA234&dq=julia+lee+musician&source=bl&ots=b2b2zbvNqm&sig=Xx9TdqSsxydL1ZBS9AkIrR5iDOE&hl=en&sa=X&ei=bwB9U-75F879oATqvIHgDg&ved=0CGQQ6AEwCTge#v=onepage&q=julia%20lee%20musician&f=false

Julia in the Blues Encyclopedia:

http://books.google.com/books?id=Hwk3AgAAQBAJ&pg=PA591&lpg=PA591&dq=julia+lee&source=bl&ots=qW3nXWSq7z&sig=OWLgIJ7MEzydz_TsmSLCGiC0gnU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=eyd9U4LqG9PGoATnp4GQCA&ved=0CCoQ6AEwATjIAQ#v=onepage&q=julia%20lee&f=false

Women Composers of Ragtime: A Collection of Six Selected Rags by Women Composersby Carolynn A. Lindeman
Review by: Bonny H. Miller
Notes, Second Series, Vol. 43, No. 3 (Mar., 1987), p. 683:
Articles in Journals:
S. A. Pease30 Years in KC, Julia Lee Nabs National Fame,” DBxiii/2 (1947), 14
P. TannerJulia Lee,” Jazz Musiciv/2 (1949), 15
C. J. TateJulia Lee: (the Last of the Great Blues Singers),” SLxi/1–2 (1960), 9
S.-A. WorsfoldJulia’s Blues,” JJxxv/3 (1972), 22
M. RadanacKing Size Mama: the Julia Lee Story,” Soul Bagno.125 (1992), 6 [incl. discography]
B. MillarLiner notes, Julia Lee: Kansas City Star (Bear Family 15770, 1995)
S.-A. WorsfoldThe Forgotten Ones: Julia Lee,” JJI, lii/9 (1999), 10
  • Lee, Julia. (January 01, 1999). American National Biography, 13.

Bios:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julia_Lee_(musician)

http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_E._Lee

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/julia-lee-one-great-female-blues-singers

Jazz.com

http://www.jazz.com/encyclopedia/lee-julia

All About Jazz:

http://musicians.allaboutjazz.com/julialee#.U3z6yK1dXlM

Jazz Music Archive:

http://www.jazzmusicarchives.com/artist/julia-lee/?ac=julia%20l

KC History:

http://www.kchistory.org/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT=/Biographies&CISOPTR=228

Oxford Music:

http://www.oxfordmusiconline.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/subscriber/article/grove/music/J263300?q=%22julia+Lee%22&search=quick&pos=3&_start=1#firsthit

http://www.oxfordmusiconline.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/subscriber/article/grove/music/J263000?q=%22julia+Lee%22&search=quick&pos=5&_start=1#firsthit

Answers:

http://www.answers.com/topic/julia-lee-musician

Last.fm

http://www.last.fm/music/Julia+Lee

http://www.last.fm/music/George+E.+Lee's+Novelty+Singing+Orchestra?ac=george%20e%20lee

Oldies:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-biography/Julia-Lee.html

Discover Bit:

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:78113664/Julia_Lee

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:78844242/Julia_Lee___Her_Boy_Friends

Artist Direct:

http://www.artistdirect.com/artist/julia-lee/457606

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/7bda2ee0-b0bc-4a1e-acb0-154a8e80f747

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/f5ae54fd-a332-4e3a-86a7-cf54254f11be

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/da31abcc-3805-4223-9113-08d41f399d6a

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/fd0e5958-d655-41a9-bf8a-ff04ca590333

BBC Music:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7bda2ee0-b0bc-4a1e-acb0-154a8e80f747

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/julia-lee-mn0000255753/biography

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/george-e-lee-his-novelty-singing-orchestra-mn0001292443/biography

Around the Web:

Black Cat Rockabilly:

http://www.rockabilly.nl/references/messages/julia_lee.htm

Geezer Music Club:

http://geezermusicclub.wordpress.com/2012/04/04/julia-lee-queen-of-the-dirty-blues/

Past Blues:

http://www.pastblues.com/view-action-89.html?en=Julia+Lee

Club Kaycee:

http://library.umkc.edu/spec-col/club-kaycee/JAZZFOLK/lee_j_00.htm

Theme Park Radio:

http://themeparkradio.wordpress.com/category/julia-lee-her-boyfriends/

Music to Blow:

http://www.musictoblow.com/artist/Julia+Lee+and+Her+Boyfriends

Boogaloo Time:

http://boogalootime.blogspot.com/2012/09/julia-lee-and-her-boyfriends.html

The Playlist:

http://78records.wordpress.com/2013/12/29/the-playlist-%E2%80%A2-julia-and-george-e-lee-kansas-city-1929/

Tribut:

http://blog.tributapparel.com/music/women-blues-scandal-secret-lives-blues-bellesutm_sourceblogutm_mediumsocialutm_campaignscandalsecretlives/

Blues History:

http://www.blueshistory.cluesandreviews.com/when-a-woman-loves-a-man-julia-lee-kansas-citys-first-lady-of-the-blues.html

Bakeliedjes:

http://bakeliedjesblog.blogspot.com/2013/12/julia-lee-her-boy-friends-king-size.html

TC Swing:

http://www.tcswing.com/CD%20Reviews/julialee.htm

Radiodomy:

http://www.radionomy.com/en/artist/75296/julia-lee

1947 Downbeat Article:

Pease, Sharon A. 30 Years in KC, Julia Nabs National Fame.” Down Beat, January 15, 1947, Vol. 16, no. 2, page 12.

1960 Second Line Article:

Tate, Carey James. “Julia Lee: The Last of the Great Blues Singers,” Second Line, Jan/Feb, 1960, page 9.

1990 ARSC Journal:

Haddix, Charles J.”Julia Lee: The Empress of Kansas City,” ARSC Journal, Spring 1990, Volume 21, No. 1 (1990).

Jam It Up Issue #45:

http://home.earthlink.net/~v1tiger/julial.html

2005 Pitch Article:

http://www.pitch.com/kansascity/lady-sings-the-cootch/Content?oid=2178006

NYT Obituary:

http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/114499398/3D88CB4ED5C647B4PQ/1?accountid=35117

Black Archives Obituary:

http://www.blackarchives.org/collections/obituary-julia-lee

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/julia-lee

IMBd:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0497614/

Find a Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=68710199

Second Hand Songs:

http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/37360

My Space:

https://myspace.com/julialeeherboyfriends/music/songs

https://myspace.com/julialeeherboyfriends

Songs:

8Tracks:

 http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Julia_Lee

http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Julia_Lee_And_Her_Boyfriends

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/details/JuliaLeeAndHerBoyFriends-01-14

https://archive.org/details/GeorgeE.LeeAndHisNoveltySingingOrch-St.JamesInfirmary1929

Ruff Scufflin 1929:

St. James Infirmary 1929:

Don’t Come Too Soon 1946:

The Spinach Song ( I Didn’t Like it the First Time) 1946:

Show Me Missouri Blues 1946:

My Man Stands Out 1946:

When A Woman Loves A Man 1946:

Mama Don’t Allow It 1946:

Julia’s Blues 1946:

Crazy World 1946:

Sit Down and Drink it Over 1946:

Lies 1946:

It Won’t Be Long 1946:

Breeze 1946:

Do You Want It 1946:

I’ve Got a Crush on the Fuller Brush Man 1946:

Last Call For Alcohol 1946:

You Ain’t Got it No More 1946:

Don’t Save it Too Long 1946:

Goin’ To Chicago 1946:

I Was Wrong 1946:

Gotta Give Me What You Got 1946:

I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles 1946:

Pagan Love Song 1946:

Tonight’s the Night 1946:

Tell Me, Daddy 1946:

Out in the Cold Again 1946:

Snatch and Grab It 1946:

King Size Papa 1946:

That’s What I Like 1947:

Charmaine 1947:

Young Girl’s Blues 1947:

Doubtful Blues 1947:

Scat You Cats 1947:

You Ain’t Got it No More 1947:

Lotus Blossom 1947:

Kansas City Boogie 1952:

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=jula+lee+kansas+city+boogie

Florence Mills

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Florence Mills

Born: Florence Winfrey January 25,1896, Washington D.C.

Died: November 1, 1927 New York City

Vaudeville, Blues, Blues Singer, Jazz, Jazz Singer, Dancer, Cabaret Singer, Comedian

10’s, 20’s

Queen of Happiness,  Harlem’s Little Blackbird

The Mills Sisters, The Panama Trio

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The Panama Trio w Cora Green and Bricktop 1916-1917 http://www.florencemills.com/

http://www.florencemills.com/dancer.htm

http://www.florencemills.com/singer.htm

Discography:

List of Shows:

http://www.florencemills.com/music_and_shows.htm

Street Swing:

http://www.streetswing.com/histmai2/d2flomills.htm

Videos:

Footage Of Florence Dancing?:

Footage of her Sister Maude:

Duke Ellington’s Black Beauty – Written for Florence:

Art Villa:

http://www.artvilla.com/florence-mills-women-jazz-musicians/

Shelf 3D:

http://shelf3d.com/kUF5pgO8jzU#03 I Am Craving for That Kind of Love (from SHUFFLE ALONG)

Anoomi:

http://www.anoomi.com/index.php?ytq=florence+mills&action=search

W.E.A.L.L.B.E. – Doc about Florence

Brief Doc:

Archive:

New York Public Library:

http://archives.nypl.org/scm/20856#detailed

Archive Grid:

http://184.168.105.185/archivegrid/collection/data/24936610

Books:

Bill Egan, Florence Mills: Harlem Jazz Queen (Scarecrow Press, 2006). ISBN 0-8108-5

http://books.google.com/books/about/Florence_Mills.html?id=n3IRgH2wLcwC

http://books.google.com/books?id=n3IRgH2wLcwC&pg=PA243&lpg=PA243&dq=florence+mills&source=bl&ots=jc_qiiROky&sig=lgfgduGl0wRFbEHQ36ex6g3K6h0&hl=en&sa=X&ei=SRJ5U6XsF4buoASToYH4CA&ved=0CCgQ6AEwADgU#v=onepage&q=florence%20mills&f=false

http://www.florencemills.com/book.htm

Blackbird of Broadway:

http://getebook.org/?p=141529

Baby Flo:

http://www.leeandlow.com/books/438/hc/baby_flo_florence_mills_lights_up_the_stage

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13633240-baby-flo

http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-1-60060-410-2

http://blog.wrappedinfoil.com/2012/08/baby-flo-florence-mills-lights-up-the-stage/

http://www.abbythelibrarian.com/2012/12/two-about-florence-baby-flo-harlems.html

Harlem’s Little Blackbird:

http://girlsofsummerlist.wordpress.com/2013/06/09/harlems-little-blackbird-the-story-of-florence-mills/

http://www.capitolchoices.org/harlems_little_blackbird

http://readinginaction.org/bookcasts/harlem%E2%80%99s-little-blackbird-story-florence-mills

http://wakingbraincells.com/tag/florence-mills/

https://www.literatureplace.com/Books/Harlem’s+Little+Blackbird++The+Story+of+Florence+Mills/

March 2013Volume 17Issue 1pp 7-21:

PDF Full Text

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http://www.researchgate.net/publication/257770470_Respectable_Vamp_A_Black_Feminist_Analysis_of_Florence_Mills_Career_in_Early_Vaudeville_Theater

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12111-012-9216-3

Adair, Z. R. (2010). Negotiating spectacle: Florence Mills, Josephine Baker & Adelaide Hall : transnational black women’s expressive culture, 1920-1935.

Florence has sections in:

1931 – Brown America: The Negro A New Race

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$ 1971 – Notable American Women

$ 1994 – Black Women in America

$ Notable Black American Women

$ Notable Black American Women III

Florence in Literature:

http://aamr.alexanderstreet.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/search/florence%20mills

http://aamr.alexanderstreet.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/search/florence+mills/page/2

http://aamr.alexanderstreet.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/search/florence+mills/page/3

135 Journal Articles that mention Florence:

http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.sfpl.org/action/doBasicResults?Query=%22florence+mills%22&prq=florence+mills&acc=on&wc=on&fc=off&racc=off&hp=100&so=old&si=1

Bios:

Wikipedia:

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

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

All About Jazz:

http://www.allaboutjazz.com/florence-mills-harlem-jazz-queen-by-florence-wetzel.php#.U3Uc161dXlM

From Website:

http://www.florencemills.com/biography.htm

Bio:

http://www.biography.com/people/florence-mills-9408946#awesm=~oEmBWezFgNnr4W

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/florence-mills-harlems-blackbird

Pan-African News Wire:

http://panafricannews.blogspot.com/2007/10/florence-mills-1896-1927-harlem-jazz.html

The Black Renaissance:

http://029c28c.netsolhost.com/blkren/bios/millsf.html

National Park Service Page on Her House:

http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/pwwmh/ny24.htm

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/florence-mills-mn0001009289

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/11b0f0b6-c23c-4ecb-b327-2dbe99924e3b

Squidoo:

http://www.squidoo.com/florencemills

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/details/RecordResearch80

National Portrait Gallery:

http://www.npg.org.uk/learning/digital/history/abolition-of-slavery/florence-mills.php

http://face2face.si.edu/my_weblog/2008/07/the-forgotten-fame-of-florence-mills.htmlNNDB:

http://www.nndb.com/people/164/000179624/

Answers:

http://www.answers.com/topic/florence-mills

Entertainment Scene 360:

http://www.entertainmentscene360.com/index.php/biographies-florence-mills-31135/

Britannica:

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/703763/Florence-Mills

Around the Web:

Chicken Bones:

http://www.nathanielturner.com/florencemills.htm

The Black Past:

http://www.blackpast.org/aah/mills-florence-1896-1927

Drop Me Off in Harlem:

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/interactives/harlem/faces/florence_mills.html

Living Libraries and (Dead) Languages:

http://nelabligh.com/2013/02/06/wednesdays-wise-woman-florence-mills/

Fem Central:

http://jenniferlshelton.com/2013/01/25/16682/

Travalanche:

http://travsd.wordpress.com/2010/01/25/stars-of-vaudeville-109-florence-mills/

Songbook:

http://songbook1.wordpress.com/pp/fx/african-american-musical-theater-1896-1926/florence-mills-photo-gallery/

Welcome to Harlem:

http://www.welcometoharlem.com/florence_mills

The Proverbial:

http://theproverbial.org/tag/florence-mills/

Riotsquirrrl:

Big Site of Amazing Facts:

http://www.bigsiteofamazingfacts.com/who-was-florence-mills-and-what-was-florence-mills-trademark-song/

Xazina:

http://history.xazina.com/florence-mills-funeral-november-6-1927-on-137th-st-between-lenox-7th-ave-in-harlem-ny-allegedly-over-150000-people-came-out-to-pay-their-respects-995×716/

Music and Musings:

http://beautifulmind1.wordpress.com/2011/03/12/never-forgotten-florence-mills/

Brown Sugar:

http://brownsugar80.blogspot.com/search/label/Florence%20Mills

Princess 8:

http://princes8.myweb.uga.edu/Flo%20Mills.html

Drop Me Off In Harlem:

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/interactives/harlem/themes/shufflealong.html

The Black Conversation:

http://theblackconversation.wordpress.com/2014/04/18/florence-mills/

Theatre-Dance:

http://theatre-dance.cahss.ualr.edu/waynesweb/African%20American%20Theatre/Florence.htm

Vintage Black Photos:

Filmvz Portal:

http://www.filmvz.com/florence/florence-mills-and-letumulte-noir.htm

WeAllBe:

http://weallbe.blogspot.com/2006/07/21-questions-with-r2c2h2-author-bill.html

Lipstick Alley:

http://www.lipstickalley.com/showthread.php?t=378515

Don’t Stay Up Too Late:

http://aceterrier.com/?cat=3

Media Diversified:

http://mediadiversified.org/2013/10/04/photo-gallery-black-actors-on-stage-and-screen/florence-mills/

Yehoodi:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/176080/happy-birthday-florence-mills/

1920 AD:

http://goldenbirdsings.blogspot.com/2008/02/florence-mills.html

Harlem Renaissance:

http://www.candisbomse.com/studentWork/mcDuffleArlette/city/ACT.HTM

American Vaudeville Museum:

http://www.vaudeville.org/profiles_I_P/index_files/Page384.htm

Hollywood as I Live and Work:

http://www.hollywoodliveandwork.com/2008/02/black-entertainment-history-florence.html

Galli Maufry:

http://www.gallimaufry.org/Archives/archive_harlem.html

V & A:

http://www.vam.ac.uk/users/node/8163

Esoterica:

Village Square:

http://nigeriavillagesquare.com/forum/arts/26740-florence-mills-bessie-dudley.html

Ipernity:

http://www.ipernity.com/doc/285591/32049153

Today in African American History:

http://todayinafricanamericanhistory.com/november-1st-in-african-american-history-florence-mills/

Movie Treasures:

http://www.movietreasures.com/Jazz_Pop/Jazz_Pop2/jazz_pop2.html

Popsike:

http://www.popsike.com/MEGA-RARE-FLORENCE-MILLS-BLACKBIRDS-PICTURE-MAGAZINE/160199539442.html

Jazz Age Club:

http://www.jazzageclub.com/tag/florence-mills/

1921 NYT Article:

New York Times 23 May 1921:20

1922 Defender Article:

Florence Mills Show”, The Chicago Defender (National Edition) August 16, 1922: p. 6, col. 81925

1925 Musical Times Article:

http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.sfpl.org/stable/10.2307/912874?Search=yes&resultItemClick=true&searchText=%22florence%20mills%22&searchUri=%2Faction%2FdoBasicResults%3FQuery%3D%2522florence%2Bmills%2522%26amp%3Bprq%3Dflorence%2Bmills%26amp%3Bacc%3Don%26amp%3Bwc%3Don%26amp%3Bfc%3Doff%26amp%3Bracc%3Doff%26amp%3Bhp%3D100%26amp%3Bso%3Dold%26amp%3Bsi%3D1

Afro American Article:

http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=UxomAAAAIBAJ&sjid=v_0FAAAAIBAJ&pg=4921,1274859&dq=florence+mills&hl=en

1926 Defender Article:

“Paris Wild About Florence“, The Chicago Defender July 24, 1926: p. 7, col 6

1927 Time Article:

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1926/7 NYT Articles:

RESENTS LONDON RADIO BID: Producer Says Florence Mills Is an Artist, Not a Day Laborer.

Florence Mills Would Be Peter Pan.

BLACKBIRDS’ LOSE DRESSES: Paris Manager Locks Up Costumes of Florence Mills’s Troupe.

WALES AT NEGRO REVUE.: Prince Sees “Blackbirds,” Which Features Florence Mills.

MANY SEE “BLACKBIRDS.”: London Critic, Who Goes to Show, Thinks Life in Dixie Exhausting.

Florence Mills Would Be Peter Pan.

Florence Mills Back From Europe.

http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/hnpnewyorktimes/docview/104047601/106414441B8436BPQ/5?accountid=35117

FLORENCE MILLS DIES OF APPENDICITIS HERE: h)0*0*0*iONegro Entertainer Who Returned Recently From Tour Abroad Succumbs to Operation.

FLORENCE MILLS’S ESTATE.: Revue Star, Reputed Wealthy, Left $33,000 in Personal Property.

PARIS PAYS TRIBUTE TO FLORENCE MILLS: Theatrical Circles Mourn Passing of Negress Who Was Popularly Received There.

HONORS FLORENCE MILLS.: Lady Mary Cook Plans London Benefit in Memory of Singer.

A CAREER FOR NEGRO TALENT.

SCORES COLLAPSE AT MILLS FUNERAL: Woman Faints as She Sings Solo “Florence,” Tribute to Negro Actress. BANDSMAN IN CORTEGE DIES Five Thousand Pack Church Built for Half That Number — Comedienne Eulogized by Pastor.

BURY COMEDIENNE TODAY. I I: Chorus of 500 to Sing at Funeral of i Mills, Negro Actress. I Florence

NEGRO ACTORS ORGANIZE.: Form Florence Mills Association in Memory of Actress.

News Shocks London.

FOR MILLS FOUNDATION.: Three Benefits to Be Held for Fund Sponsored by Late Singer.

PARIS PAYS TRIBUTE TO FLORENCE MILLS: Theatrical Circles Mourn Passing of Negress Who Was Popularly Received There.

TO BUILD MAUSOLEUM FOR FLORENCE MILLS: Negro Actors to Raise $20,000 -30,000 Wait to View Body of the Comedienne.

1960 Pittsburgh Courier Article:

http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/ethnicnewswatch/docview/371603454/CD94E3A6C90F4D4APQ/2?accountid=35117

1995 New Amsterdam News Article:

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1999 Ebony Article:

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2001 Savoy Article:

http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/ethnicnewswatch/docview/231103896/36589BDF573F4A5CPQ/93?accountid=35117

2005 New York Daily News Article:

http://www.nydailynews.com/archives/news/bye-bye-blackbird-buring-florence-mills-1927-article-1.652842

2005 Choice Article:

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2007 New Amsterdam News Article:

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2012 Skanner Article:

http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.sfpl.org/ethnicnewswatch/docview/1152168401/CD94E3A6C90F4D4APQ/10?accountid=35117

2014 Journal of Southern History Article:

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2014 New York Media Article:

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Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/florence-mills

IMBd:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3397722/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm

IBDB:

http://ibdb.com/person.php?id=53152

Digital Harlem Blog:

http://digitalharlemblog.wordpress.com/tag/florence-mills/

Find a Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=2673

Songs:

Songs From Blackbirds of 1926:

Lovie Austin

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Lovie Austin

Born: Cora Calhoun September 19, 1887 Chattanooga, TN

Died:July 10, 1972, Chicago IL

Piano, Blues Piano, Jazz, Blues, Classic Blues, Vaudville, Bandleader, Composer, Arranger, Tennessee, Chicago, 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s

Piano, Blues Piano, Jazz, Blues, Classic Blues, Bandleader, Composer, Arranger, Tennessee, Chicago, 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s

Discography:

Year Title Genre Label
1994 1924-1926 Jazz blues Classic
1961 Alberta Hunter with Lovie Austin’s Blues Serenaders Jazz Allegro Corporation

Selected discography

  • (With Alberta Hunter) “Down Hearted Blues,” 1922.
  • (With Alberta Hunter) “Chirping the Blues,” 1923.
  • (With Ida Cox) “Any Woman’s Blues,” 1923.
  • (With Ida Cox) “Bama Bound Blues,” 1923.
  • (With Ida Cox) “Bleeding Hearted Blues,” 1923.
  • (With Edmonia Henderson and Blues Serenaders) “Brown Skin Man,” Paramount, 1923.
  • (With Ma Rainey and Blues Serenaders) “Bo-Weevil Blues,” Paramount, 1923.
  • (With Ida Cox and Blues Serenaders) “Blues Ain’t Nothin’ Else But!,” Paramount, 1924.
  • (With Ida Cox and Blues Serenaders) “Cherry Pickin’ Blues,” Paramount, 1924.
  • (With Ethel Waters and Blues Serenaders) “Craving Blues,” Paramount, 1924.
  • (With Ma Rainey and Blues Serenaders) “Ya-Da-Do,” Paramount, 1924.
  • (With Blues Serenaders) “Steppin’ on the Blues,” Paramount, rec. 1924.
  • (With Blues Serenaders) “Charleston Mad,” Paramount, 1925.
  • (With Blues Serenaders) “Chicago Mess Around,” Paramount, 1926.
  • (With Blues Serenaders) “Jackass Blues,” Paramount, 1926.
  • (With Blues Serenaders) “Merrie Maker’s Twine,” Paramount, 1926.
  • (With Chippie Hill and Blues Serenaders) “Charleston Blues,” Riverside, 1946.
  • (With Alberta Hunter and Blues Serenaders) Alberta Hunter with Lovie Austin and her Blues Serenaders, Prestige, 1962.
  • The Chronological Lovie Austin 1924-1926, Melodie Jazz Classic, 1998.

Jazzology:

http://www.jazzology.com/search.php?search=Lovie+Austin

Honking Duck:

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

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

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

Recorded With:

Ma Rainey, Ida Cox, Alberta Hunter, Ethel Waters, Priscilla Stewart, Viola Bartlett, J Churchill, Julia Davis, Edmonia Henderson, Edna Hicks, Hattie McDaniel, Ozie McPherson, Ford and Ford

Videos:

Art Villa:

http://www.artvilla.com/lovie-austin-women-jazz-musicians/

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Lovie+Austin#v=gWmz29_invU

YouZeek:

http://youzeek.com/?Artist=Lovie+Austin&page=Biography&lng=EN

Books:

In Stormy Weather:

http://books.google.com/books?id=Sq4eXS-IbngC&pg=PA26&lpg=PA26&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=x51N8UpUbv&sig=6551knIvSRbu-cVt4XnCrfBbXww&hl=en&sa=X&ei=5-MXU-rWMY-IogST6YHgDw&ved=0CGsQ6AEwCTge#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

In Moanin Low:

http://books.google.com/books?id=YpWIfGgSpR8C&pg=PA110&lpg=PA110&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=pR1rVo9C56&sig=QhtePUuF5h28FtP_K3rSdcs2Urw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=juYXU8j7K4LyoATKl4DICg&ved=0CCYQ6AEwADgo#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

Vaudeville Encyclopedia: Old and New excerpt:

http://books.google.com/books?id=XFnfnKg6BcAC&pg=PA48&lpg=PA48&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=5uvFnQubwY&sig=pIi8KGW2AHC3eyt0YNeIouR8Gts&hl=en&sa=X&ei=5-MXU-rWMY-IogST6YHgDw&ved=0CCYQ6AEwADge#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

Classic Jazz Excerpt:

http://books.google.com/books?id=e1SBuNFZolAC&pg=PA22&lpg=PA22&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=RpgctTH7JK&sig=Jga-yl3jJr-Rval-lxP4yCLavvo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=5-MXU-rWMY-IogST6YHgDw&ved=0CEAQ6AEwAzge#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

In Black Recording Artist”s:

http://books.google.com/books?id=TBB0Jh4QlOcC&pg=PA307&lpg=PA307&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=oxeRbOVMue&sig=YryZi3pcF-fQeCeQMUhx288u1b8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=juYXU8j7K4LyoATKl4DICg&ved=0CEYQ6AEwBTgo#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

Rough Guide to Jazz:

http://books.google.com/books?id=I5wrGL-a-Q8C&pg=PP38&lpg=PP38&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=qxwqFJMvfQ&sig=xgr1_BW_uFpEOT-dt87ZbSVKa7s&hl=en&sa=X&ei=9-wXU-aOFNDCoATXh4HwDA&ved=0CDcQ6AEwATg8#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

In Blues Before Sunrise:

http://books.google.com/books?id=r3PBQ8LYFWcC&pg=PA47&lpg=PA47&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=8r753WYFTR&sig=vnMoO0N7HCSblfOEeTxR7LCkXOo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=9-wXU-aOFNDCoATXh4HwDA&ved=0CGEQ6AEwBzg8#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

Big Ears:

http://books.google.com/books?id=IidIaAhCkJkC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=lovie+austin&source=bl&ots=eEkQe3SUy7&sig=Tf3VGcqYxFpdo1RKwtbidgrq8Ic&hl=en&sa=X&ei=wOcXU5DwCZfFoATvroBo&ved=0CEoQ6AEwAzgy#v=onepage&q=lovie%20austin&f=false

Bios:

Wikipedia:

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

Academia.edu:

http://www.academia.edu/3718534/Biographical_Sketch_Black_female_blues_pianist_LOVIE_AUSTIN_1887-1972_by_gloria-yvonne_in_WOMEN_BUILDING_CHICAGO

Answers.com:

http://www.answers.com/topic/lovie-austin-2

Jazz Biographies:

http://www.jazzbiographies.com/Biography.aspx?ID=6631

Red Hot Jazz:

http://www.redhotjazz.com/austin.html

http://www.redhotjazz.com/la1.html

BBC:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/3a441ce3-4200-4a92-831f-ba3359868a5f

Survey of Women in Jazz:

http://surveyofwomeninjazz.com/eras-of-jazz/women-of-jazz/lovei-austin/

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/634888-Lovie-Austin

AllMusic:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/lovie-austin-mn0002318937

http://www.discogs.com/artist/634896-Lovie-Austins-Blues-Serenaders

http://www.discogs.com/artist/634896-Lovie-Austins-Blues-Serenaders?noanv=1

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/2686d8a8-cc6d-412b-ba41-7b4ab4bcd42b

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/3a441ce3-4200-4a92-831f-ba3359868a5f

Around the Web:

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/lovie-austin-gone-never-forgotten

Jazz Lives:

https://jazzlives.wordpress.com/2013/01/01/start-the-new-year-hot-remembering-lovie-austin-at-whitley-bay-2012-rene-hagmann-thomas-winteler-jens-lindgren-martin-litton-roly-veitch-josh-duffee/

The Pop of Yestercentury:

http://yestercenturypop.com/2013/03/20/lovie-austin-a-greater-talent/

Yehoodi.com:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/175812/happy-birthday-lovie-austin/

Noisey:

http://noisey.vice.com/en_ca/blog/ten-musical-pioneers-youve-never-heard-of-the-girls

The Staircase Project:

http://heroesofbluesjazzandcountrystaircase.com/tag/lovie-austin/

Blondie Cuts a Rug:

http://blondiecutsarug.blogspot.com/2013/09/lovie-austin.html

SentirelBlues:

http://sentirelblues.blogspot.com/2014/01/lovie-austin.html

Concrete Loop:

http://concreteloop.com/2008/06/black-history-spotlight-lovie-austin

Hey Paley:

http://www.heypally78rpms.com/2012/06/lovie-austin-her-blues-serenaders-tommy.html

Musicear:

http://lovie-austin.musikear.com/

Wild Women of Song:

http://wildwomenofsong.wordpress.com/tag/lovie-austin/

Songs:

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=lovie%20austin

8Tracks:

http://8tracks.com/search/lovie%20austin/results

Graveyard Dream 1923: Ida Cox vocals:

Moanin Groanin Blues 1923: Ida Cox vocal:

Maybe Someday 1923: Alberta Hunter vocals:

EXperience Blues 1923: Alberta Hunter Vocals:

Any Woman’s Blues 1923: Ida Cox vocals:

Last Minute Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Barrel House Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Lawdy, Lawdy Blues 1923: Ida Cox Vocals:

I’ve Got the Blues For Rampart Street 1923: Ida Cox vocals:

Worried Mama Blues 1923: Ida Cox vocals:

Bad Luck Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Those All Night Long Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Moonshine Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Mad Man Blues 1923: J.Churchill vocals:

Last Minute Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Southern Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Walking Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

So Soon This Morning 1923: Ida Cox vocals:

Bear-Mash Blues 1923: Ida Cox Vocals:

Bo-Weavil Blues 1923: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Brown Skin Man 1924: Edmonia Henderson vocals:

Charleston Mad 1924: Priscilla Stewart vocals:

Lost Wandering Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Honey, Where You Been So Long 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Ya-Do-Da 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Dream Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Those Dogs Of Mine 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Lucky Rock Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

South Bound Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Lawd Send Me a Man Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Ma Rainey’s Mystery Record 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Black Hand Blues 1924: Julia Davis vocals:

Jelly Roll Blues 1924: Edmonia Henderson vocals:

Blues Ain’t Nothin’ But 1924: Ida Cox Vocals:

Wild Women Don’t Have the Blues 1924: Ida Cox vocals:

Steppin on the Blues 1924:

Heebie Jeebies 1925:

Peepin Blues 1925:

Kentucky Man Blues 1924: Ida Cox vocals:

Booze and Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Shave em Dry Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Farewell Daffy Blues 1924: Ma Rainey Vocals:

Traveling Blues 1924: Edmonia Henderson vocals:

Skeeg-a-Lee Blues 1924: Ford and Ford Vocals:

Wild Women Don’t Have the Blues 1924: Ida Cox vocals:

Tennessee Blues 1925: Viola Bartlette Vocals:

Mojo Blues 1925:

Rampart Street Blues 1925:

Too Sweet for Words 1925:

Don’t Shake it No More 1925:

Black Crepe Blues 1925: Ida Cox vocals:

Coffin Blues 1925: Ida Cox vocals:

One Time Woman Blues 1925: Ida Cox vocals:

Walk Easy Cause My Papa’s Here 1926: Viola Bartlette vocals:

Jackass Blues 1926:

Frog Tongue Stomp 1926:

Chicago Mess Around 1926:

In the Alley Blues 1926:

Merry Makers Twine 1926:

Dentist Chair Blues 1 and 2 1929: Hattie McDainel vocals:

St. Louis Blues 1962: Alberta Hunter Vocals:

Gladys Bentley

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Gladys Bentley

 

Born August 12th, 1907 – Philadelphia, PA

Died January 18, 1960 – Los Angeles, CA

Blues, Classic Blues, Vaudeville, Boogie Woogie, Blues Piano, Drag, Male Impersonator – New York, Los Angeles San Francisco

Also Performed as Bobbie Minton

 

Discography:

Queer Music Heritage:

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley78.html

 

Videos:

Them Their Eyes From You Bet Your Life:

Before Stonewall Gladys Bentley Segment:

Musictonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Gladys+Bentley#v=7e2vLNaQB3A

 

Books:

If This Be Sin – Autobiography – some excerpts – was it ever published?:

http://www.astraeafoundation.org/uploads/grants/LesbianWritersFund/1112/excerpts/Traber.html

How Does A Bull Dagger Get Out of A Footnote? Or Gladys Bentley’s Blues – Regina V. Jones –  ninepatch: a Creative Journal for Women and Gender Studies, Vol 1, Isuue 1, Article 31 – Jones, R. , 2010-03-17 “How Does Butch Get Out of the Footnote? Or Gladys Bentley’s Blues” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the 34th Annual National Council for Black Studies, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, LA <Not Available>. 2013-12-11 from http://citation.allacademic.com/meta/p401450_index.html:

http://encompass.eku.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1039&context=ninepatch

Gladys Bentley Page from the Encyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures:

http://books.google.com/books?id=YTyBAAAAQBAJ&pg=PA102&lpg=PA102&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=C4dTFzzAL7&sig=R3keg8QqUh1QBLthHqfwARF3mRw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=2X-8UuiBIJLxoAT794DwAw&ved=0CFsQ6AEwBjg8#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Gladys Bentley Page from Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance:

http://books.google.com/books?id=z6Cs0Y1pvRAC&pg=PA113&lpg=PA113&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=ej3OXdHBsu&sig=MzLlhiV6r-dEwlSNLwt2zQeAefE&hl=en&sa=X&ei=roO8UuaNEoiDogTkz4LYAg&ved=0CDkQ6AEwAjhG#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Gladys Bentley Page in The Gay & Lesbian Theatrical Legacy:

http://books.google.com/books?id=zeaFlyP8-CwC&pg=PA56&lpg=PA56&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=wDdNgwidYW&sig=4O2L5XO1w-dLkOQEQ5Gmws5ymEo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=roO8UuaNEoiDogTkz4LYAg&ved=0CF0Q6AEwCDhG#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Gladys Bentley Page in Bulldaggers, Pansies, Chocolate Babies:

http://books.google.com/books?id=XHIGhKWPy9AC&pg=PA163&lpg=PA163&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=TlF9c08idp&sig=x5w5S6shIfeNqc4hNwOmrFH32g0&hl=en&sa=X&ei=yIW8UtqfC8T9oATmwoK4Dw&ved=0CDMQ6AEwAThQ#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Thompson, S. L. “Gladys Bentley and A’lelia Walker: Queering Black Women’s History” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Women’s Studies Association, SHERATON HOTEL (DOWNTOWN) ATLANTA, Atlanta, GA <Not Available>.2013-12-09 from http://citation.allacademic.com/meta/p551139_index.html:

http://research.allacademic.com/one/www/www/index.php?cmd=www_search&offset=0&limit=5&multi_search_search_mode=publication&multi_search_publication_fulltext_mod=fulltext&textfield_submit=true&search_module=multi_search&search=Search&search_field=title_idx&fulltext_search=Gladys+Bentley+and+A%E2%80%99lelia+Walker%3A+Queering+Black+Women%E2%80%99s+History

Gladys Bentley Page in The Gay 100:

http://books.google.com/books?id=jACXalmJ3nEC&pg=PA322&lpg=PA322&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=wkFji_svu0&sig=ob8noUKs-Mzeqoxn-9ezjQlth8I&hl=en&sa=X&ei=so68UqiqBYL7oATnx4HQBQ&ved=0CFwQ6AEwBziCAQ#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Gladys Bentley in Slumimg:

http://books.google.com/books?id=Pcs6T-NVz0wC&pg=PA92&lpg=PA92&dq=gladys+bentley&source=bl&ots=2GduGOsJjH&sig=5yllWqReAdp228tTtfhSdod9jU4&hl=en&sa=X&ei=nZC8UsW0KYTloASRsYKgDg&ved=0CE8Q6AEwBDiMAQ#v=onepage&q=gladys%20bentley&f=false

Library Thing:

http://www.librarything.com/tag/Gladys+Bentley

 

Bios:

Wikipedia:

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

Queer Cultural Center:

http://www.queerculturalcenter.org/Pages/Bentley/BentleyBio.html

http://www.queerculturalcenter.org/Pages/Bentley/MonasClub.html

http://www.queerculturalcenter.org/Pages/Bentley/QueersinJazz.html

LGBTQ.com

http://www.glbtq.com/arts/bentley_g.html

About:

http://manhattan.about.com/od/glbtscene/a/Gladys-Bentley.htm

http://lesbianlife.about.com/od/lesbiansinhistory/p/GladysBentley.htm

Yahoo:

http://voices.yahoo.com/gay-lesbian-history-spotlight-gladys-bentley-7456958.html

Facts on File:

http://www.fofweb.com/History/HistRefMain.asp?iPin=EHR0034&SID=2&DatabaseName=African-American+History+Online&InputText=%22Gladys+Bentley%22&SearchStyle=&dTitle=Bentley%2C+Gladys&TabRecordType=All+Records&BioCountPass=2&SubCountPass=1&DocCountPass=0&ImgCountPass=0&MapCountPass=0&FedCountPass=&MedCountPass=0&NewsCountPass=0&RecPosition=2&AmericanData=&WomenData=&AFHCData=Set&IndianData=&WorldData=&AncientData=&GovernmentData=

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/648351-Gladys-Bentley

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/gladys-bentley-mn0000665248/biography

LastFm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Gladys+Bentley

Nation Master:

http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Gladys-Bentley

 

Around the Web:

Articles from Queer Music Heritage – Amazing collections of clippings, flyers as well:

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley3.html

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley5.html

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley6.html

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley7.html

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley8.html

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley4.html

How Much Can I Stand ( A Blog Dedicated to all that is Gladys Bentley):

http://howmuchcanistand.wordpress.com/

Ubangi Club Page:

http://www.us/bentley-ubangi.html

In Literature:

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley-lit.html

Garber, Eric. “A Spectacle in Color: The Lesbian and Gay Subculture of Jazz Age Harlem”. University of Virginia. 

http://xroads.virginia.edu/~ug97/blues/garber.html

Legacy Project- List of Resources:

http://www.legacyprojectchicago.org/Gladys_Bentley_Resources.html

AA Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/gladys-bentley-more-liberated-singer

Ms. Blog:

http://msmagazine.com/blog/2012/02/21/queering-black-herstory-janelle-monae-and-gladys-bentley/

SF Virtual Museum:

http://www.sfmuseum.org/hist10/mona.html

The Secret Histories Project:

Queer Music Heritage:

http://queermusicheritage-theblog.blogspot.com/2013/02/qmh-for-february.html

Harlem and Bespoke:

http://harlembespoke.blogspot.com/2011/06/remember-gladys-bentley-clam-house.html

Bitch:

http://bitchmagazine.org/post/adventures-in-feministory-gladys-bentley

The Butch Caucas:

http://thebutchcaucus.blogspot.com/2010/10/gladys-bentley-worlds-greatest-sepia.html 

CLGS:

http://www.clgs.org/blog/commentary/honoring-notorious-gladys-bentley

Yehoodi:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/175699/happy-birthday-gladys-bentley/

Bilerico:

http://www.bilerico.com/2008/02/gladys_bentley_bad_as_she_wants_to_be.php

Snoodlebug:

http://snoodlebugvintage.blogspot.com/2013/02/queer-vintage-gladys-bentley-sporting.html

Small Demons:

https://www.smalldemons.com/persons/musicians/Gladys_Bentley

Queerty:

http://www.queerty.com/ubangi-club-gay-harlem-renaissance-20130311/gladys-bentley/

LGBT History Project:

http://lgbthistoryproject.blogspot.com/2012/02/gladys-bentley-americas-greatest-sepia.html

Bklynboihood:

Funkadelicsoul:

Afromative Action:

Brown Eyed Handsome Soul:

http://browneyedhandsomeman.blogspot.com/2007/06/juneteenth-jamboree-gladys-bentley.html

Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters:

http://holybulliesandheadlessmonsters.blogspot.com/2012/09/know-your-lgbt-history-gladys-bentley.html#.UrumcGRDvFI

Hillbilly Report:

http://www.hillbillyreport.org/diary/255/on-gay-history-or-this-is-not-a-stonewall-story

Scrap Scallion:

Slumming it Down:

http://slummingitdown.wordpress.com/2012/09/24/gladys-bentley-from-stage-to-church/

Newlevant:

Madness to the Method:

http://ashalynslifeandtimes.blogspot.com/2009/06/pride-profile-gladys-bentley.html

All About Blues:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/gladys-bentley/

Ask the Ghost:

Venus Magazine:

http://www.venusmagazine.org/gladys.html

Pam’s House Blend:

http://pamshouseblend.firedoglake.com/2010/02/11/black-history-month-honoring-notorious-gladys-bentley/

B & D Press:

http://www.etsy.com/listing/64390767/gladys-bentley-from-the-series-the-life

http://bdpress.bigcartel.com/product/gladys-bentley-the-life-and-times-of-butch-dykes

Music Radar:

http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/the-25-best-female-blues-artists-ever-264300/12/1

Black Past:

http://www.blackpast.org/aah/bentley-gladys-1907-1960

Gay Harlem:

http://gayharlem.wikischolars.columbia.edu/The+Ubangi+Club

Squidoo:

http://www.squidoo.com/GladysBentley

She Wired:

http://www.squidoo.com/GladysBentley

All Jazz Blues:

http://alljazzblues.blogspot.com/2011/07/gladys-bentley.html

The She Sheet:

http://shesheet.blogspot.com/2009/06/herstory-gladys-bentley.html

Extravagant Crowd:

http://brbl-archive.library.yale.edu/exhibitions/cvvpw/gallery/bentley1.html

Collectors Weekly:

http://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/singing-the-lesbian-blues-in-1920s-harlem/

Qualia Folk:

http://www.qualiafolk.com/2011/12/08/325/

Wild Gender:

http://wildgender.com/in-celebration-juneteenth-tribute-drag-king-gladys-bentley/2870

Huffington Post:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/irene-monroe/honoring-notorious-gladys_b_459929.html

Strange Flowers:

http://strangeflowers.wordpress.com/2009/11/08/gladys-groucho/

PQ:http://www.pqmonthly.com/old-music-monday-gladys-bentley/9253

The Living Room:

http://andrejkoymasky.com/liv/fam/biob3/bentle02.html

Bookish Boi:

UK Progressive:

http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk/honoring-notorious-gladys-bentley/article7038.html

LGBT (no Q?) Wiki:

http://lgbt.wikia.com/wiki/Gladys_Bentley

Vintage Black Beauties:

Free Speech TV:

https://www.freespeech.org/text/queering-black-herstory-janelle-monae-and-gladys-bentley

2013 NYT Article on Ubangi Club, Lafayette Theater and Connie’s Inn spot being torn down:

http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/10/vestiges-of-harlem-nightlife-and-its-gay-side-give-way-to-wreckers/?_r=0

Zagria:

http://zagria.blogspot.com/2008/05/gladys-bentley-1907-1960-blues-singer.html#.UryEG2RDvFI

Fuck Yeah Feminists:

http://fuckyeahfeminists.com/post/14817409388/queerbois-gladys-bentley-piano-player-and

Laurence Frommer:

http://laurencefrommer.tripod.com/celebrity/celebrity2bentley.html

In Out Radio:

http://inoutradio.com/desconocidas/2012/05/06/desconocidas-y-fascinantes-gladys-bentley-con-thais-morales/

Jazz Age Music:

http://jazzagemusic.blogspot.com/2013/08/august-12th.html

Anarchopedia:

http://eng.anarchopedia.org/Gladys_Bentley

Gettysburg College Allies:

http://gettysburgcollegeallies.tumblr.com/post/24617678685/kusamapyjamas-via-gladys-bentley-a-better

Empty Closets:

http://emptyclosets.com/forum/current-events-world-news-lgbt-news/24877-gladys-bentley-real-openly-lesbian-drag-king-20s.html

Bois of Baltimore:

http://boisofbaltimore.wordpress.com/2013/03/01/left-of-black-series-recalling-the-legacy-of-queer-gender-bender-harlem-renaissance-performer-gladys-bentley/

Welcome to Harlem:

http://www.welcometoharlem.com/g;adys_bentley

Radio for All:

http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/65942

Locutus of Blog:

https://behnnie.wordpress.com/tag/gladys-bentley/

LA Progressive:

http://www.laprogressive.com/honoring-notorious-gladys-bentley/

IMBD:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1816937/

8Tracks:

http://8tracks.com/explore/q/gladys_bentley

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/gladys-bentley

Find A Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7634493

Slide Share Presentation:

 

Songs:

Queer Music Heritage:

http://www.queermusicheritage.us/bentley1.html

Blue Beat Music:

http://www.bluebeat.com/artists/11038/Gladys-Bentley/playlists

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=gladys%20bentley%20AND%20collection%3Aopensource_audio

Worried Blues 1928:

How Much Can I Stand 1928:

Wild Geese Blues 1928:

June-teenth Jamborie 1952:

Before Midnight 1952:

 

Memphis Minnie

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Memphis Minnie

Memphis Minnie Born Lizzie Douglas aka Kid Douglas, Minnie Wallace, Texas Tessie, Minnie McCoy, Lizzy Lawlers June 3rd, 1897 Algiers Louisiana

Died August 6th, 1973 Memphis,TN

20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s Blues, Country Blues, Classic Blues, Electric Blues, Chicago Blues, Rock

Discography:

Keep on Livin’: – Timeline and alphabetical songlist w musicians 🙂 –

http://www.keeponliving.at/artist/memphis_minnie.html

Honking Duck:

http://www.honkingduck.com/discography/artist/memphis_minnie

Videos:

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Memphis+Minnie#v=Yhis33IOXN0

Shelf3D:

http://shelf3d.com/Search/Memphis%2BMinnie%2BPlayListIDPLA8A02121A38D0C60

JukeBo:

http://www.jukebo.com/memphis-minnie/

Books:

Music at Year’s End – Langston Hughes – Chicago Defender – Jan 9th, 1943

http://www.ralphmag.org/CB/memphis-minnie.html

Garon, P., & Garon, B. (1992). Woman with guitar: Memphis Minnie’s blues. New York: Da Capo Press.

Excerpt From Woman with Guitar:

http://www.surrealistmovement-usa.org/pages/memphis.html

Google Books Woman With Guitar:

http://books.google.com/books?id=8pZLlOGb5NYC&pg=PA329&lpg=PA329&dq=memphis+minnie&source=bl&ots=0hh7UKM2g6&sig=EAtTdShAA7HBBWN4DFi1ErO_qnw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=L4enUsOJKdjdoASil4GYBg&ved=0CGwQ6AEwCDjSAQ#v=onepage&q=memphis%20minnie&f=false

Excerpt from Notable Black Women II p185-189

http://books.google.com/books?id=ssMBzqrUpjwC&pg=PA188&lpg=PA188&dq=memphis+minnie&source=bl&ots=gVCSsdj3Wy&sig=-HCjnjlx6tx5nKq3_Vsjjq1js3A&hl=en&sa=X&ei=vYinUreOI8fsoAS6v4CQAg&ved=0CEEQ6AEwAzjcAQ#v=onepage&q=memphis%20minnie&f=false

Music Memphis: Annotated bib of articles:

http://musicmemphis.wordpress.com/sources/find-out-more-on-memphis-minnie/

Bios:

Wikipedia:

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

Delta Blues:

http://www.cr.nps.gov/delta/blues/people/memphis_minnie.htm

Sunday Blues:

http://sundayblues.org/archives/2593

Answers (Gale):

http://www.answers.com/topic/memphis-minnie

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/memphis-minnie-great-blues-singer

About:

http://blues.about.com/od/artistprofil2/p/MemphisMinProf.htm

Musician Guide:

http://www.musicianguide.com/biographies/1608002338/Memphis-Minnie.html

Oldies.com:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-view/Memphis-Minnie.html

ENG:

http://www.eng.fju.edu.tw/iacd_99S/blues/minnie/biography.htm

Guitar Noise:

http://www.guitarnoise.com/artists/memphis-minnie/

King Biscuit:

http://www.kingbiscuitblues.com/bios/Memphis_Minnie.html

Know LA:

http://www.knowla.org/entry/1456/

Heroes of the Blues:

http://heroesoftheblues.com/article/memphis-minnie-bio-and-recordings/

Memphis Music Women:

http://www.memphismusicwomen.com/jazz_music.html#minnie

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/Memphis+Minnie#p=1&t=Releases_All

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/ff748426-8873-4725-bdc7-c2b18b510d41

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/memphis-minnie-mn0000352499/biography

LastFM:

http://www.last.fm/music/Memphis+Minnie

Around the Web:

Hobohemian Records:

http://hobemianrecords.com/memphisminniehomepage.html

The Blues Search Engine:

http://www.bluessearchengine.com/bluesartists/m/memphisminnie.html

It’s A Girl Thang:

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

Prairie Home Companion – NPR :

http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/features/aatm/2003/03/

Southern Music Records:

http://www.southernmusic.net/minnie.htm

Memphis Minnie, Genocide and Identity Politics 2003:

http://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=mqr;c=mqrarchive;cc=mqr;sid=e05280ee21429c514e8a7b2be607a265;q1=Cervantes;rgn=main;view=text;idno=act2080.0042.406;xc=1;g=mqrg

Memphis Music Hall of Fame:

http://memphismusichalloffame.com/inductee/memphisminnie/

Blues Giant:

http://www.hawkeyeherman.com/pdf/memphis_minnie.pdf

The Blues Mobile:

http://ccrider.thebluesmobile.com/memphis-minnie-guitar-shootout/

Bright Revolution:

http://www.briterevolution.com/features/article/youre-missing-memphis-minnie/

Ladies Who Sing:

Misbehaved Women:

http://misbehavedwoman.wordpress.com/%E2%99%AB-jukebox-%E2%99%AB/memphis-minnie/

Blues Hall of Fame:

http://www.blueshalloffame.com/Artists_Exhibit_Pages/Memphis_Minnie_Exhibit.html

The Busking Project:

http://thebuskingproject.com/busker/287

Abbeville:

http://www.abbeville.com/blog/?p=804

Music Memphis:

http://musicmemphis.wordpress.com/2011/01/05/memphis-minnie/

KUNC:

http://kunc.org/post/nine-oclock-blues-memphis-minnie

Rock and Roll Blues Queens:

http://rocknroll-n-blues-queens.dreamwidth.org/55222.html

The Yelp of a Beaten Cure:

http://williemctell.wordpress.com/tag/memphis-minnie/

Graded on a Curve:

http://www.thevinyldistrict.com/storefront/2013/05/graded-on-a-curve-memphis-minnie-blues-classics/

John Meekings:

http://www.john-meekings.co.uk/lizziedouglas.html

The Blues Trail:

http://www.thebluestrail.com/artists/mus_mmi.htm

Mixed Up Media:

http://www.ideafountain.ca/1/post/2012/12/memphis-minnie-guitar-king.html

Evening All Afternoon:

http://www.eveningallafternoon.com/2010/11/woman-with-guitar-memphis-minnies-blues.html

Beat Surrender:

http://www.beat-surrender.com/2011/07/23/memphis-minnie/

Mississippi Blues Trail:

http://msbluestrail.org/blues-trail-markers/memphis-minnie

Music Beat:

http://blogs.voanews.com/music/2012/11/01/a-tribute-to-memphis-minnie/

All About Blues Music:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/memphis-minnie/

Second Hand Songs:

http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/729

Fremdtunes:

http://fremdtunes.com/tag/memphis-minnie/

Havering On:

http://haveringhavers.blogspot.com/2007/05/memphis-minnie.html

Net Places:

http://www.netplaces.com/guitar/blues-guitarists/memphis-minnie-18971973.htm

Blues Blogger:

http://thebluesblogger.com/162/memphis-minnie-blues-pioneer

Jazz and Culture:

http://www.jazzandculture.com/2010/04/memphis-minnie.html

Ain’t Nothin’ But:

http://www.aintnothinbut.com/blues-artists/memphis-minnie/

Blues Underground Network:

http://www.bluesundergroundnetwork.com/Maria_Muldaur_CD5.html

Goldmine:

http://www.goldminemag.com/article/you-just-dont-mess-with-blueswoman-memphis-minnie

DiscoverBit:

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:544717/Memphis_Minnie

The Country Roads:

http://www.countryroadsmagazine.com/culture/visual-performing-arts/ladies-also-sing-the-blues

KazServ:

http://hic1.kazserv.com/~khabs/MemphisMinnie.htm

Music Radar:

http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/the-25-best-female-blues-artists-ever-264300/7/1

Chess Treasures:

http://treasurechess.wordpress.com/2013/03/11/memphis-minnie/

The Courier:

http://jameslogancourier.org/?itemid=3918

Deli Juice:

http://delijuice.tistory.com/266

Capital Region Blues Network:

http://www.capitalregionbluesnetwork.org/blues-legends-memphis-minnie/

1997 Worcester Phoenix Article:

http://www.worcesterphoenix.com/archive/music/97/06/20/MEMPHIS_MINNIE.html

2012 Houston Chronicle Article with Maria Muldar taking Minnie’s Influence

http://www.austinchronicle.com/daily/music/2012-11-02/first-came-memphis-minnie/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/memphis-minnie

IMusic:

http://imusic.am/artist/12151

My Space:

https://myspace.com/memphisminnie

Find A Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14639079

Songs:

Memphis Minnie @ Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=memphis%20minnie%20AND%20collection%3Aaudio_music

Lyrics to 60 Memphis Minne Songs:

http://www.members.tripod.com/blueslyrics/artistswithsongs/memphis_minnie_1.htm

http://www.harptab.com/blueslyrics/Memphis_Minnie/index.html

When the Levee Breaks 1929 –

Frisco Town 1929 –

Pickin the Blues 1929 –

Going Back to Texas 1929 –

That Will Be Alright 1929 –

Bumble Bee Blues – with Memphis Jug Band 1930 –

What’s the Matter with the Mill 1930 –

I Never Told a Lie 1930 –

What Fault do you Find in Me 1930 –

I’m Wild About My Stuff 1930 –

Frankie Jean 1930 –

Grandma and Grandpa Blues 1930 –

Georgia Skin Blues 1930 –

I’m Talkin’ Bout You 1930 –

North Memphis Blues 1930 –

I’m Goin Back Home 1930 –

Plymouth Rock Blues 1930 –

She Put Me Outdoors 1930 –

Don’t Want No Woman 1931 –

Today Today Blues 1931 –

Crazy Cryin Blues 1931 –

North Memphis Blues 1931 –

Shake Mattie 1931 –

Tricks Ain’t Walkin No More 1931 –

Beat it Right 1931 –

Don’t Want that Junk Outta You 1931 –

Wheres my Good Man At 1932 –

Joliet Bound 1932 –

Too Late 1932 –

You Got To Move 1934 –

Drunken Barrelhouse Blues 1934 –

Moanin the Blues 1934 –

Squat it 1934 –

Chickasaw Train Blues 1934 –

Hustlin’ Woman Blues 1935 –

Good Mornin 1935 –

Doctor Doctor Blues 1935 –

Reachin’ Pete 1935 –

Weary Womans Blues 1935 –

Hoodoo Lady 1936 –

I’m a Bad Luck Woman 1936 –

If you See My Rooster 1936 –

It’s Hard to Be Mistreatred 1936 –

Caught Me Wrong Again 1936 –

Man, You Wont Give Me No Money 1936 –

New Orleans Stop Time 1936 –

Moonshine 1936 –

Down in the Alley 1937 –

Please Don’t Stop Him 1937 –

I’d Rather See Him Dead 1938 –

Good Biscuits 1938 –

Has Anyone Seen My Man 1938 –

I’ve Been Treated Wrong 1938 –

Call the Fire Wagon 1939 –

Bad Outside Friends 1939 –

Black Widow Stinger 1939 –

Poor and Wandering Woman Blues 1939 –

Ma Rainey 1940 –

Fingerprint Blues 1940 –

In My Girlish Days 1941 –

Black Rat Swing 1941 –

Me and My Chauffeur 1941 –

Don’ Turn the Card 1941 –

Pig Meat on the Line 1941 –

I’m Not a Bad Girl 1941 –

My Gauge is Going Up 1941 –

Looking the World Over 1941 –

Fashion Plate Daddy 1944 –

Love Come and Go 1944 –

Killer Diller 1946 –

Shout the Boogie 1947 –

KId Man Blues 1949 –

Night Watch Man 1949 –

Kissing in the Dark 1953 –

World of Trouble 1953 –

Alberta Hunter

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 Alberta Hunter

Born: April 1, 1895 Memphis, TN

Died: October 17, 1984 New York, NY

Recorded as Josephine Beatty, May Alix and Alberta Prime

Discography:

Red Hot Jazz:

http://www.redhotjazz.com/hunter.html

Videos:

From Radio Parade 1935: Dark Shadows

1981 Concert Film:

Hunter, A., Conover, W., Santee, C., Santee, D. G., Cook, G., Lewis, J., Adler Enterprises, Ltd., … Kultur International Films. (1982). Alberta Hunter. W. Long Branch, NJ: Kultur.

My Castles Rockin’ 1992 Made for TV movie: excerpt_ Two Fisted (Double Jointed Rough and Ready Man)

Jazz Masters Series: Live Nov. 29 1981

My Castle’s Rockin’, Downhearted Blues, My Handy Man, When Your Smiling

Nobody Knows When Your Down and Out, Without Rhythm, Without a Song, Interview, Darktown Strutter’s Ball

Rough and Ready Man, Time Waits for No One, Blackman, You Can’t Tell the Difference After Dark

Remember My Name

Hunter, A., Goldman, S. A., Taylor, B., & View Video. (1992). Alberta Hunter: My castle’s rockin’. New York, NY: V.I.E.W.

Live with Eubie Blake 1982?:

Ezekiel Saw the Wheel – Brazil- 1982?

Live in Berlin 1982:

Downhearted Blues, I Got Rhythm

Old Time Religion, Sunny Side of the Street

Georgia On My Mind, Wein, Wein Nur Du Allien

Jelly Roll Blues, My Castles Rockin

The Love I have For You, My Man is Such a Handy Man

Sometimes I Love You, Got A mind to Ramble

Live @ the Cookery 1982?, My Handy Man:

LIve in France 1983: When your Smiling

Down Hearted Blues:

Darktown Strutters Ball:

Biographies:

Taylor, F. C., & Cook, G. (1987). Alberta Hunter: A celebration in blues. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Encyclopedia.com:

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Alberta_Hunter.aspx

Musician Guide: http://www.musicianguide.com/biographies/1608000031/Alberta-Hunter.html

Wikipedia:

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

AllMusic:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/alberta-hunter-mn0000935212/biography

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/Alberta+Hunter

Women in Jazz:

http://wijsf.com/jazzwomen/albertahunter.htm

Jazz.com

http://www.jazz.com/encyclopedia/hunter-alberta

AARegistry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/blues-singer-twentieth-century-alberta-hunter

All About the Blues:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/alberta-hunter/

Answers.com

http://www.answers.com/topic/alberta-hunter

Everything 2:

http://www.everything2.com/title/Alberta+Hunter

The Famous People:

http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/alberta-hunter-3274.php

Black History:

http://blkhistory.com/m/person/view/Alberta-Hunter

LGBT Wiki:

http://lgbt.wikia.com/wiki/Alberta_Hunter

Britannica:

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/276987/Alberta-Hunter

About.com

http://musiced.about.com/od/songwriters/p/albertahunter.htm

Browse Biography:

http://www.browsebiography.com/bio-alberta_hunter.html

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/d5a73b4d-62ea-4693-af94-f6ca35a57e58

Ain’t Nothin But the Blues:

\http://www.aintnothinbut.com/blues-artists/alberta-hunter/

University of Memphis:

http://www.memphis.edu/amum/albertahunter.php

Blues Profiles:

http://www.bluesprofiles.com/Bios/Alberta%20Hunter.html

The Paris Review:

http://www.theparisreview.org/blog/tag/alberta-hunter/

Around the Web:

IMDB:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0402700/

Its A Girl Thing: http://www.p-dub.com/thang/hunter.html

LastFm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Alberta+Hunter

Wild Women of Song:

http://www.wildwomenofsong.com/albertahunter.htm

Foglobe Blog:

http://foglobe.com/alberta-hunter.html

Who is the Monk Blog:

http://whoisthemonk.wordpress.com/category/alberta-hunter/

Blue Chapel and Last Words:

http://blueschapelandlastwords.blogspot.com/2009/12/alberta-hunter.html

Songbird:

http://www.songbird.me/#artists/alberta-hunter-4f37512f20ea930001000046

Blue Rhythm Blog:

http://bluerhythm.wordpress.com/2011/12/03/alberta-hunter-in-calcutta/

Khandi Pages:

http://www.khandipages.com/spirit_of_blackness2/alberta_hunter.htm

Artist xite:

http://artistxite.com/us/artist/19589/Alberta-Hunter.html

Colored Reflections:

http://www.coloredreflections.com/decades/Decade.cfm?Dec=4&Typ=2&Sty=1&SID=85

New England Public Radio:

http://www.nepr.net/blog/alberta-hunter-timeless-classic-blues

Amazing Women Rock:

http://amazingwomenrock.com/alberta-hunter-blues-singersongwriternurse

Blues Hall of Fame:

http://www.blueshalloffame.com/Artists_Exhibit_Pages/Alberta_Hunter_Exhibit.html

Find a grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=hunter&GSfn=alberta&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=2983&#038;

New York Times Obituary:

http://www.nytimes.com/1984/10/19/obituaries/alberta-hunter-89-cabaret-star-dies.html

nndb:

http://www.nndb.com/people/260/000086999/

Brainy Quotes:

http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/a/alberta_hunter.html

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Alberta-Hunter/103792112992839

Songs:

He’s A Darned Good Man to Have Around 1921:

Downhearted Blues 1921, w Lovie Austin on piano

Don’t Pan Me (Don’t Talk About Me) 1921:

Chirping the Blues 1923 (maybe 1939 version):

You Can Have My Man if He Comes to See You 1923:

Bring it with You When You Come 1923:

Down South Blues 1923:

Everybody Loves My Baby 1924, w Louis and Lil Armstrong:

Nobody Knows the Way I Feel this Morning 1924, w Louis and Lil Armstrong:

Early Every Morn 1924, w Louis and Lil Armstrong:

Cake Walking Babies (From Home) 1924, w Louis and Lil Armstrong

Your Jelly Roll is Good 1925:

Take That Thing Away 1925:

A Master Man with A Master Mind 1926:

I Don’t Want it All 1926:

Double Crossin’ Papa 1926:

Sugar 1927, w Fats Waller:

Beale Street Blues 1927, w Fats Waller:

I’m Goin’ to see my Ma1927, w Fats Waller:

Gimme All the Love You Got 1929:

My Particular Man 1929:

You Can’t Tell the Difference After Dark 1935:

Second Hand Man 1935:

Send Me A Man 1935:

Downhearted Blues 1939, w Lil Armstrong on piano:

Ill See You Go 1939, w Lil Armstrong on piano:

Fine an Mellow 1939, w Lil Armstrong on piano:

Yelpin’ the Blues 1939, w Lil Armstrong on piano:

My Castle’s Rockin’ 1940:

I Won’t Let You Down 1940:

Boogie-Woogie Blues 1940:

He’s Got a Punch Like Joe Louis 1946:

I Got A Mind to Ramble 1950, 1961 0r 1980?:

Now I’m Satisfied 1961, w Lovie Austin:

St. Louis Blues 1961, w Lovie Austin:

Old Fashioned Love 1979:

Amtrak Blues (The Man I Love) 1980:

I’m Havin’ a Good Time 1979: