Bluebird B-8997 (10-in. double-faced)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Victor BS-070377 1A 11/4/1941 Gonna hit the highway / Washboard Band (Washboard Sam)
Victor BS-070379 1 11/4/1941 Evil blues / Washboard Band (Washboard Sam)

Primary Performers:

Washboard Band (Washboard Sam) (Musical group)

Other Information:

Release Date: 5/8/1942 Source: Victor blue history card


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