Posted by on September 25, 2018

File: 6663A1


Title: Interview about Clarksdale's red-light district, his jazz band and their tunes

Subject: Alan Lomax and Tommy (Jaybird) Jones

Recording Date: 7-28-1942

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Genre: Instrumental and spoken

Instrument: piano and vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi


Editor Notes:

Discussion of closing of Clarksdale’s red-light district and scattering of musicians; his band and its personnel, and their tunes.

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