Simmie Dooley

Simeon "Blind Simmie" Dooley (July 3, 1881 – January 17, 1961) was an American country blues singer and guitarist.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 3rd, 1881 (Georgia), Died January 17th, 1961 (Spartanburg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W146064 10-in. 4/14/1928 Every day in the week blues Pink Anderson ; Simmie Dooley Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with 2 guitars vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W146065 10-in. 4/14/1928 C. C. & O. blues Pink Anderson ; Simmie Dooley Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with 2 guitars vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W146066 10-in. 4/14/1928 Papa's 'bout to get mad Pink Anderson ; Simmie Dooley Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with 2 guitars vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W146067 10-in. 4/14/1928 Gonna tip out tonight Pink Anderson ; Simmie Dooley Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with 2 guitars and kazoo vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dooley, Simmie," accessed July 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107157.

Dooley, Simmie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107157.

"Dooley, Simmie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107157

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