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Pre War Western Swing-527
CD D 527

PRE WAR WESTERN SWING Vol. 1 1937–1943 BACM CD 527


A treat for Western Swing fans, the first in our planned series of rare live (radio broadcast) Western Swing performances from the 1930s onwards. Mix of obscure and well known bands, including a great I Get The Blues When It Rains from W.Lee O’Daniels Hillbilly Boys. An hour of excellent hot swing, of special interest to collectors and historians of the genre.

Price: USD $16.00           


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Track listing:

- Carl Cole & His Flint Hill Boys :

 -After You've Gone
- Jumpin Jive
- In The Mood
- The Sheik Of Araby
- Steel Guitar Rag
- Rosetta

Curly Williams & His Georgia Peach Pickers :

 -Smoke On The Water
- When The Sun Goes Down
- Columbus Stockade
- Home In San Antone

Curt Massey with Louise Massey & The Westerners :

 -Sweet Georgia Brown

Dave Edwards & His Alabama Boys :

 -South
- Carnival In Cotton Town
- Worried Mind
- Ridin' Down The Texas Trail

Jerry Sadler’s Cowboy Stringsters :

 -Texas Plains
- I've Got The Blues For Mammy

Jesse Ashlock with Ezra & His Beverly Hillbillies :

 -Draggin The Bow

Jimmy’s Saddle Pals :

 -Limehouse Blues
- Up A Lazy River
- In A Little Spanish Town
- Cool Water

The Swift-Jewel Cowboys :

 -Weary Blues
- Willie The Weeper
- Jig In G
- Estalee
- Crazy Rhythm

W. Lee O’’Daniels Hillbilly Boys :

 -I Get The Blues When It Rains
- Sweet Jennie Lee

Price: USD $16.00           

How to buy

Listen to sample tracks:

03-I-Get-The-Blues-When-It-Rains (W. Lee O'Daniel's Hillbilly Boys-1937)

28-Home-In-San-Antone (Curly Williams & His Georgia Peach Pickers, 1943)