Columbia matrix [W]150381. He wouldn't stop doing it / Alex Hill ; The Hokum Trio

TitleSource
He wouldn't stop doing it (Primary title)Disc label
Fox trot (Title descriptor)Disc label
Wouldn't stop doin' it (Alternate title)U.S. Copyright Office files
Authors and ComposersNotes
Alex Hill (songwriter)
Clarence Williams (songwriter)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Alex Hill (leader)
The Hokum Trio (Musical group)
Ikey Robinson (vocalist : tenor vocal)
Alex Hill (vocalist : tenor vocal)
Ikey Robinson (instrumentalist : banjo)
Cecil Scott (instrumentalist : clarinet)
Alex Hill (instrumentalist : piano)
  • Description: Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet
  • Instrumentation: Clarinet, banjo, and piano
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
It is not confirmed that each of the three takes was issued by all three 78-rpm labels (Columbia, Velvet Tone, and Diva).
Columbia matrix card indicates that the Western Electric system was used on this master, but W does not appear in the wax.
Source(s): Dixon/Godrich/Rye (personnel; instrumentation); disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
5/1/1930 New York, New York 1 Master Velvet Tone 7073-V 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 1 Master Diva 6047-G 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 1 Master Clarion 5035-C 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 2 Master Clarion 5035-C 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 2 Master Velvet Tone 7073-V 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 2 Master Diva 6047-G 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 3 Master Diva 6047-G 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 3 Master Velvet Tone 7073-V 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 3 Master Clarion 5035-C 10-in.
5/1/1930 New York, New York 3 Master Columbia 3CL 33 LP

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Columbia matrix [W]150381. He wouldn't stop doing it / Alex Hill ; The Hokum Trio," accessed September 30, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000039927/W150381-He_wouldnt_stop_doing_it.

Columbia matrix [W]150381. He wouldn't stop doing it / Alex Hill ; The Hokum Trio. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 30, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000039927/W150381-He_wouldnt_stop_doing_it.

"Columbia matrix [W]150381. He wouldn't stop doing it / Alex Hill ; The Hokum Trio." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 September 2023.

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