Little Hat Jones

George "Little Hat" Jones (October 5, 1899 – March 7, 1981) was an American Texas blues musician.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 5th, 1899 (Bowie County), Died March 7th, 1981 (Naples)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, composer

Notes: George "Little Hat" Jones; early blues researchers mistakenly gave Dennis as first name.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W402639 10-in. 6/15/1929 Double crossing blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402640 10-in. 6/15/1929 Ninety-eight degree blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402641 10-in. 6/15/1929 Someday, baby, your troubles is gonna be like mine Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402642 10-in. 6/15/1929 Water bound blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402643 10-in. 6/15/1929 Awful moaning blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402644 10-in. 6/15/1929 Awful moaning blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402645 10-in. 6/15/1929 Gold tooth blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402646 10-in. 6/15/1929 Johnny Behren's blues Texas Alexander Male vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402647 10-in. 6/15/1929 New two sixteen blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402648 10-in. 6/15/1929 Two string blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402698 10-in. 6/21/1929 Rolled from side to side blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402699 10-in. 6/21/1929 Hurry blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
OKeh W402700 10-in. 6/21/1929 Little Hat blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402701 10-in. 6/21/1929 Corpus blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
OKeh W404197 10-in. 6/14/1930 Kentucky blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W404198 10-in. 6/14/1930 Bye bye baby blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W404199 10-in. 6/14/1930 Cross the water blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W404300 10-in. 6/14/1930 Cherry St. blues Little Hat Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Little Hat," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110270.

Jones, Little Hat. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110270.

"Jones, Little Hat." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110270

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