Victor matrix BVE-62990. He's in the jail house now / Memphis Sheiks

  • Description: Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble
  • Instrumentation: Guitar, mandolin, harmonica, and jug
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: Victor records list Burt Murphy as composer; U.S. Copyright Office files contain several entries for the song, as far back as 1915. when it was attributed to T. Davis and E. Stafford.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Mr. Peer, present."
Dixon/Godrich/Rye state that Charlie Burse may be contributing additional vocals.
Source(s): Dixon/Godrich/Rye (personnel); Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
11/21/1930 Memphis, Tennessee 1 Hold
11/21/1930 Memphis, Tennessee 2 Master Victor 23256 10-in.
11/21/1930 Memphis, Tennessee 2 Master Frog DGF 18 Compact disc

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-62990. He's in the jail house now / Memphis Sheiks," accessed October 14, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800032449/BVE-62990-Hes_in_the_jail_house_now.

Victor matrix BVE-62990. He's in the jail house now / Memphis Sheiks. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 14, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800032449/BVE-62990-Hes_in_the_jail_house_now.

"Victor matrix BVE-62990. He's in the jail house now / Memphis Sheiks." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 14 October 2019.

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