Washboard Rhythm Kings

The Washboard Rhythm Kings, also known as the Washboard Rhythm Boys, Georgia Washboard Stompers (1934-1935), or Alabama Washboard Stompers (1930-1932) were a loose aggregation of jazz performers, many of high calibre, who recorded as a group for various labels between about 1930 and 1935. Bruce Johnson played washboard.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1930, Died 1935

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

Notes: Sometimes listed on disc label as "Chicago Hot Five." Personnel include vocalists Eddie Miles and Jake Fenderson. Some Victor ledgers entries list as The Rhythm Kings.

Recordings (Results 51-74 of 74 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-76250 10-in. 6/1/1933 Happy as the day is long Cal Clement ; Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with vocal quartet Musical group  
Victor BS-76251 10-in. 6/1/1933 Nobody's sweetheart David Page ; Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
Victor BS-76252 10-in. 6/1/1933 My pretty girl Cal Clement ; Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
Victor BS-76253 10-in. 6/1/1933 Bug-a-boo Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band Musical group  
Columbia W265085 10-in. 3/8/1933 Shuffle off to Buffalo Washboard Rhythm Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
Columbia W265088 10-in. 3/8/1933 Going! Going! Washboard Rhythm Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
Decca 38338 10-in. 8/17/1934 Everybody loves my baby Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38339 10-in. 8/17/1934 Farewell blues Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38340 10-in. 8/17/1934 High society Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38341 10-in. 8/17/1934 I can't dance-1 Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38342 10-in. 8/17/1934 Tiger rag Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38343 10-in. 8/17/1934 Who broke the lock of the henhouse door Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38344 10-in. 8/17/1934 Limehouse blues Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38345 10-in. 8/17/1934 After you've gone Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38346 10-in. 8/17/1934 Chinatown, my Chinatown Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 38347 10-in. 8/17/1934 Alexander's ragtime band Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39671 10-in. 7/3/1935 You're an angel Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39672 10-in. 7/3/1935 Lulu's back in town Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39673 10-in. 7/3/1935 In the middle of a kiss Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39674 10-in. 7/3/1935 Every little moment Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39675 10-in. 7/3/1935 I'm living in a great big way Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39676 10-in. 7/3/1935 Chasing shadows Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39677 10-in. 7/3/1935 The lady in red Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
Decca 39678 10-in. 7/3/1935 Name it Georgia Washboard Stompers Musical group  
(Results 51-74 of 74 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Washboard Rhythm Kings," accessed November 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109436.

Washboard Rhythm Kings. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109436.

"Washboard Rhythm Kings." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109436

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