Jimmy Strange

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1956

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, trumpet, composer, lyricist

Notes: Listed as "Jimmie Strange" in Victor catalogs. Sub-credited on Decca issues as "The Yas Yas Man."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-57341 10-in. 10/28/1929 Old folks shake Kentucky Jazz Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BVE-57342 10-in. 10/28/1929 No more blues Kentucky Jazz Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BVE-69440 10-in. 6/15/1931 Quarter splow blues Jimmy Strange Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-69442 10-in. 6/15/1931 No limit blues Jimmy Strange Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Decca 90899 10-in. 9/29/1936 Yas yas yas Jimmy Strange vocalist  
Decca 90900 9/29/1956 Yas yas yas, no. 2 Jimmy Strange vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Strange, Jimmy," accessed March 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110376.

Strange, Jimmy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110376.

"Strange, Jimmy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 March 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110376

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