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Complete Works 1
Peetie Wheatstraw
Complete Works 1
Genres: Blues, Pop
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All Artists: Peetie Wheatstraw
Title: Complete Works 1
Members Wishing: 2
Total Copies: 0
Label: Document
Release Date: 5/1/1995
Genres: Blues, Pop
Styles: Traditional Blues, Regional Blues, Memphis Blues, St. Louis Blues, Acoustic Blues, Piano Blues
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 714298524123, 788518524125, 669910051351

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Save up your nickels and dimes, and listen to Peetie!
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Ooooo, well, well! Peetie Wheatstraw, the self-proclaimed "High Sheriff from Hell," was one of the most popular blues artists among African-Americans in the 1930's. He had an unmistakeable piano style, a distinctive singing voice, and an emotional range that fit right in with both the blues and the emerging "jump blues" style of the late '30's. This first volume of his earliest recordings is a fine introduction to him, especially "Don't Feel Welcome Blues," "Mama's Advice," and "Ice and Snow Blues." Don't miss this great blues artist!"