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Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, 1928-1929
Bessie Tucker
Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, 1928-1929
Genres: Country, Blues, Pop
 
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All Artists: Bessie Tucker
Title: Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, 1928-1929
Members Wishing: 2
Total Copies: 0
Label: Document
Release Date: 6/2/1994
Album Type: Import
Genres: Country, Blues, Pop
Styles: Classic Country, Vocal Blues, Traditional Blues, Regional Blues, Texas Blues, Acoustic Blues
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 714298507027, 788518507029, 669910035757
 

CD Reviews

Magnificent blues singing
Peter Gordon | Canberra, ACT Australia | 08/08/2002
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This is music of astonishing quality and power. Bessie Tucker may not have the posthumous fame of the other Bessie, but she emerges from these scratchy but well remastered records as a genuine blues giant.
This CD contains her complete output, including six alternate takes. Her ever-present accompanist is a distinctive and spontaneous pianist, K.D.Johnson. The 1929 tracks add a guitar and, sometimes, are anchored by a brass bass
Tucker's blues lyrics merit special attention, which her clear diction makes easy. Her concerns extend beyond familiar staples of men and infidelity to cover travel, railroads, prison camps and a broader than usual picture of southern rural life. It's unforgettable.
No lover of blues should be without this."