Posted by on September 25, 2018

File: 6662A1


Title: Fo' Day Blues/Interview

Subject: Alan Lomax and Tommy (Jaybird) Jones

Recording Date: 7-28-1942

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Genre: blues, Instrumental, and spoken

Instrument: piano and vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi


Editor Notes:

Interview about Clarksdale, dance halls, local piano players, and this tune takes place while Jones plays. (Despite Alan’s introduction of the date being “the 26th or 27th,” it was the 28th.)

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