Posted by on May 8, 2018

File: 6606B3

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Title: Special Rider Blues

Subject: Eddie (Son) House

Recording Date: 7-17-1942

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Genre: blues

Instrument: guitar and vocal

City: Robinsonville

State: Mississippi

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Editor Notes:

Followed by brief discussion of song, which House said he learned in 1928 from Willie Williams in Matson, Miss., and by the tuning (Spanish A).

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