Victor matrix ABRC-68940. Sugar blues / Fred Armstrong and his Syncopators ; William Massey
|Sugar blues (Primary title)||Disc label (BHC verso)|
|Slow fox trot (Title descriptor)||Disc label (BHC verso)|
|Authors and Composers||Notes|
|Lucy Fletcher (lyricist)||Listed on Victor and Bluebird disc labels as "C. Fletcher."|
|Clarence Williams (composer)|
|Composer information source: Disc label (BHC).|
|Personnel||Notes Hide Additional Titles|
|Fred Armstrong and his Syncopators (Musical group)||Pseudonym on Timely Tunes C-1587 for Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys.|
|William Massey (vocalist)|
|Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys (Musical group)|
|Blanche Calloway (leader)|
|Clarence E. Smith (instrumentalist : trumpet)|
|Eli E. Oberstein (session supervisor)|
- Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and trumpet solo
- Instrumentation: 3 saxophones, 3 cornets, trombone, tuba, banjo, piano, and traps
- Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
- Language: English
- Master Size: 10-in.
|Source(s): Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers.|
|Victor ledgers note the master as "experimental."|
|Ledgers: "Hot dance"; "Mr. Oberstein, present"; "Recorded through R.C.A. system."|
|Timely Tunes disc label states, "with vocal refrain"; it is not confirmed that William Massey sings on this matrix.|
|Take Date and Place||Take||Status||Label Name/Number||Format||Note Hide Additional Titles|
|3/27/1931 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Studio 2||1||Master||Timely Tunes C-1587||10-in.|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix ABRC-68940. Sugar blues / Fred Armstrong and his Syncopators ; William Massey," accessed August 15, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800035585/ABRC-68940-Sugar_blues.
Victor matrix ABRC-68940. Sugar blues / Fred Armstrong and his Syncopators ; William Massey. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 15, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800035585/ABRC-68940-Sugar_blues.
"Victor matrix ABRC-68940. Sugar blues / Fred Armstrong and his Syncopators ; William Massey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 15 August 2022.
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