Jab Jones

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: jug, piano, vocalist, songwriter, leader

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Recordings (Results 26-36 of 36 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-59934 10-in. 5/17/1930 Expressman blues Sleepy John Estes ; Yank Rachell Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-59935 10-in. 5/17/1930 Wadie green blues Sleepy John Estes ; Yank Rachell Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-59967 10-in. 5/21/1930 Whatcha' doin' Sleepy John Estes Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-59968 10-in. 5/21/1930 Poor John blues Sleepy John Estes Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-62547 10-in. 5/30/1930 Stack o' dollars Sleepy John Estes Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-62548 10-in. 5/30/1930 My black gal blues Sleepy John Estes Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-62549 10-in. 5/30/1930 Ninety pound mama Sleepy John Estes ; Yank Rachell Male vocal duet, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-62550 10-in. 5/30/1930 Sweet mama Sleepy John Estes ; Yank Rachell Male vocal solo, with guitar, mandolin, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-62990 10-in. 11/21/1930 He's in the jail house now Memphis Sheiks Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, jug  
Brunswick MEM759 10-in. 2/19/1930 Tapping that thing Jab Jones Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick MEM760 10-in. 2/19/1930 Brickeys holdover blues [sic] Jab Jones Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
(Results 26-36 of 36 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Jab," accessed June 14, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110356.

Jones, Jab. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 14, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110356.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110356

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