WorldCat Identities

Sykes, Roosevelt

Overview
Works: 588 works in 759 publications in 2 languages and 4,548 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Propaganda films  Radio public service announcements  Animated films  Short films  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Vocalist, Lyricist, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.421643
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Roosevelt Sykes Publications about Roosevelt Sykes
Publications by  Roosevelt Sykes Publications by Roosevelt Sykes
posthumous Publications by Roosevelt Sykes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Roosevelt Sykes
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic piano blues from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues by Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes ( )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic sounds of New Orleans from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
The American folk-blues festival the British tours 1963-1966 by Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chicago blues by Johnny Young ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"4/5."--Alternative Press
The honeydripper by Roosevelt Sykes ( )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded live in small TV studios during the famed festival's tours of Europe, these historic and unseen performances have been lost for nearly 40 years. Contains 18 complete performances from some of the greatest blues musicians of all time
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes ( )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Dylan's Greenwich Village sounds from the scene in 1961 by Bob Dylan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In early 1961, a 19-year-old Bob Dylan, having dropped out of college at the end of his freshman year, traveled to New York City, ostensibly to visit his idol Woody Guthrie, hospitalized with Huntingdon's Disease. Represents the scene he discovered, the sounds he found Blowin' in the Wind and the artists who were already playing the clubs and bars of the Village upon his arrival
That's Chicago's South Side ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
That's all right ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atomic platters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piano discoveries newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943) ( )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the blacks into the blues ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two part video series that focuses on the story of the blues using interviews and performances by blues musicians
The return of Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes ( )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bey, Roosevelt Sykes
Bey Roosevelt Sykes 1906-1983
Bragg, Dobby
Bragg Dobby 1906-1983
Bragg, Dobby 1906-1983 Pseudonym
Chicago Roosevelt Sykes
Easy Papa Johnson
Easy Papa Johnson 1906-1983
Easy Papa Johnson 1906-1983 Pseudonym
Honey-dripper
˜The œHoney-dripper 1906-1983
Honeydripper
˜The œHoneydripper 1906-1983
Johnson, Easy Papa
Kelly, Willie
Kelly Willie 1906-1983
Kelly, Willie 1906-1983 Pseudonym
Sykes Bey, Roosevelt 1906-1983
The Honey-dripper
The Honeydripper
Languages
English (53)
German (1)
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