Posted by on May 7, 2018

File: 6109A2


Title: Kokomo Blues

Subject: Frank Dalton, James Kelly, Nashville Washboard Band, Theophilus Stokes, Thomas James Carroll, and Unidentified man

Recording Date: 7-14-1942

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Genre: blues, lyric song, and skiffle

Instrument: guitar, mandolin, washboard, and washtub bass

City: Nashville

State: Tennessee

Setting: at the home of John W. Work III

Editor Notes:

Lomax identified Carroll’s bass as a “tin-can bull-fiddle.” “Kokomo” was misheard/misidentified as “Kohoma” on AFS card.

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