Piedmont Blues from North Carolina.
All cuts recorded in North Carolina between January, 1974, and June, 1976. 른 버전(1개 중1개) 모두 보기. 카탈로그 번호. Outras versões (1 de 1) Ver tudo.
South Carolina-born Piedmont blues musician Rev. Gary Davis also played in Durham in the 1930s when the city had a thriving black business community and an emerging black middle class. Singer and guitarist Carolina Slim (b. Edward P. Hughes, Leasburg, NC, August 22, 1923) also worked as a musician around Durham. The Frank Clyde Brown Collection is arguably the largest compilation of North Carolina folk music in the nation. This collection includes various versions of songs, artists, and styles of reciting this cultural element. Charles Bond, a former Duke University undergraduate student, accidentally fell upon this collection of archives. Ever since, he has been delving into them to learn about the history of Appalachia folk music and the impact it had on families all around this area.
Piedmont blues (also known as East Coast, or Southeastern blues) refers primarily to a guitar style, the Piedmont fingerstyle, which is characterized by a fingerpicking approach in which a regular, alternating thumb bass string rhythmic pattern supports a syncopated melody using the treble strings generally picked with the fore-finger, occasionally others. The result is comparable in sound to ragtime or stride piano styles.
Now there's similar collections aplenty in the marketplace, devoted to the genre at large and many if not all the individual artists as well.
Many of these guitar players from North Carolina are legends in the music world, each with their own innovative styles of play. He was one of the most popular of the recorded Piedmont blues artists with rural Black Americans, a group that also included Blind. Her debut album, The Day Has Come was released in July 2006 coinciding with an MTV reality series following. Etta Baker was an American Piedmont blues guitarist and singer from North Carolina, United States. 22. Jimmy Herring age 57.
The Blues "White Album". The album gets off to a bad start with a ponderous, leaden, dragging version of "Why Don't We Do It in the Road?," performed here by a group called "Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers. The very thing they seem to lack is drive; the drummer in particular seems to be holding the whole performance back. The rest of the cuts feature various Telarc blues artists fronting a core group consisting of . Smith on guitar, T-Bone Wolk on bass, Peter Re on bass, and Steve Holley on drums
Browse the top piedmont blues artists to find new music. Scrobble songs to get recommendations on tracks you'll love. Blind Boy Fuller (born Fulton Allen) was an American blues guitarist and vocalist. Blind Willie McTell (born William Samuel McTier; May 5, 1898 – August 19, 1959) was a Piedmont and ragtime blues singer and guitarist. He played with . lind Blake. There are at least two artists with the name Blind Blake. 1. Arthur "Blind" Blake (c. 1893-c. 1933) was an influential blues singer and guitarist.
With a selection of indelible recordings made over 70 years, Classic Piedmont Blues captures the essence of this fascinating blues tradition. Originating in the foothills of Southern Appalachia, the Piedmont blues served as a breeding ground for cross-pollination between traditions: rural and urban, black and white, country and coastal. Swept up on the tide of the Great Migration, it was carried from the Carolinas and Virginia, north and east through Maryland and Washington, . to New York City and back again.