William Augusta Trice (February 10, 1908 – December 11, 1976) was an American blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He released two singles and an album. He remained loyal to his native North Carolina and its regional blues style, often referred to as Piedmont blues, East Coast blues, or more generally country blues.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 10, 1908 (Chapel Hill), Died December 11, 1976 (Durham)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist
Notes: Sometimes listed as Willy Trice or Welly Trice.
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||62363||10-in.||7/13/1937||Tennessee town||The Trice Brothers||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||62364||10-in.||7/13/1937||Carolina blues-1, 2||The Trice Brothers||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||62365||10-in.||7/13/1937||Come on in here, Mama||The Trice Brothers||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||62366||10-in.||7/13/1937||Let her go, God bless her||The Trice Brothers||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||62367||10-in.||7/13/1937||Come on baby||The Trice Brothers||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||62368||10-in.||7/13/1937||Trembling bed Springs blues||The Trice Brothers||instrumentalist, guitar|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Trice, Willie," accessed December 2, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113158.
Trice, Willie. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113158.
"Trice, Willie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 2 December 2022.
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