Ed West

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, composer

Notes: Eddie "Jake" West. Name appears in Victor ledgers as Jake West. Name appears in Victor ledgers as Jake West.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-53868 10-in. 6/25/1929 The wanderer's blues Ed West Male vocal solo, with guitar composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-53869 10-in. 6/25/1929 Lonesome daddy blues Ed West Male vocal solo, with guitar composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BS-067563 10-in. 8/13/1941 Worried mind The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-067564 10-in. 8/13/1941 It ain't gonna rain no mo' The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-067565 10-in. 8/13/1941 You can depend on me The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-067566 10-in. 8/13/1941 Pay me no mind The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-067567 10-in. 8/13/1941 You're my inspiration The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-067568 10-in. 8/13/1941 You belong to me The Airport Boys Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars and string bass vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W401739 10-in. 3/23/1929 Waiting for a train Ed West Male vocal solo vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "West, Ed," accessed January 24, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113913.

West, Ed. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 24, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113913.

"West, Ed." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 24 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113913

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