Bumble Bee Slim

Admirl Amos Easton (May 7, 1905 – June 8, 1968), better known by the stage name Bumble Bee Slim, was an American Piedmont blues singer and guitarist.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 7th, 1905 (Brunswick), Died 1968 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist

Notes: His compositions are often credited on disc labels and in U.S. Copyright Office files as Amos Easton, his original name.

See Also: Bumble Bee Slim Bumble Bee Slim; Amos Easton


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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bumble Bee Slim," accessed June 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106726.

Bumble Bee Slim. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106726.

"Bumble Bee Slim." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 June 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106726


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