Victor matrix BS-031534. Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) / Fats Waller and his Rhythm

TitleSource
Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) (Primary title)Disc label (BHC verso)
Fox trot (Title descriptor)Disc label (BHC verso)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Sidney Bechet (songwriter)
Leonard Ware (songwriter)Listed only on earlier versions of BB B-10116.
Eddie Robinson (songwriter)Listed only on earlier versions of BB B-10116.
Robinson Ware Spotswood (songwriter)
Kent Brandow (songwriter)
Ben Smith (songwriter)Listed only on earlier versions of BB B-10116.
Composer information source: Disc label (BHC); Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Fats Waller and his Rhythm (Musical group)
Fats Waller (instrumentalist : piano)
Fats Waller (leader)Role listed in Victor ledgers as director.
Fats Waller (vocalist)
Leonard W. Joy (session supervisor)
Herman Autrey (instrumentalist : trumpet)
Al Casey (instrumentalist : guitar)
Slick Jones (instrumentalist : traps)
Gene Sedric (instrumentalist : saxophone)
Cedric Wallace (instrumentalist : string bass)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
  • Instrumentation: Saxophone, trumpet, guitar, piano, string bass, and traps
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: The composer attribution on some B-10116 disc labels credit only Kent Brandow and Robinson Ware Spotswood as songwriters, which may be composite pseudonyms for the other songwriters.
Notes
Source(s): Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers.
Victor ledgers: "Mr. Len Joy, present."
Master renumbered by Victor as C9VB-0039.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master Bluebird B-10116 10-in.

Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) / Fats Waller and his Rhythm

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Audio of this recording from the UCSB Library
℗ © 1939 Sony Music Entertainment.
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master Victor 20-1581 10-in.
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master Montgomery Ward M-7808 10-in.
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master RCA Victor 27-0091 45-rpm
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master RCA Victor 947-0018 45-rpm
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1 Master RCA Victor LPT-14 LP (10-in.)
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 1A Not processed
1/19/1939 New York, New York. Studio 3 2 Hold

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BS-031534. Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) / Fats Waller and his Rhythm," accessed October 4, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200035476/BS-031534-Hold_tight_Want_some_sea_food_mama.

Victor matrix BS-031534. Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) / Fats Waller and his Rhythm. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 4, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200035476/BS-031534-Hold_tight_Want_some_sea_food_mama.

"Victor matrix BS-031534. Hold tight (Want some sea food mama) / Fats Waller and his Rhythm." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 4 October 2022.

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