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Sykes, Roosevelt

Overview
Works: 582 works in 954 publications in 2 languages and 5,971 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Music  Dixieland music  Nonfiction television programs  Television program excerpts  Concert television programs  Televised performances  Rhythm and blues music  Film excerpts  Filmed performances 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Musician, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1630.18, 811.04
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Publications about Roosevelt Sykes
Publications by Roosevelt Sykes
Publications by Roosevelt Sykes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Roosevelt Sykes
 
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Most widely held works by Roosevelt Sykes
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Classic sounds of New Orleans : from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
The honeydripper by Roosevelt Sykes( file )
30 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Blues by Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( file )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
The return of Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( file )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 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( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Collection of performances in England by blues legends
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection ( file )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music. TN
Chicago blues by Bob Margolin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Chicago took blues music from the south and the Delta and gave it its own Windy City spin. This collection spans nearly 40 years of the Chicago Blues scene and includes tracks from Buddy Guy, Elmore James, Muddy Waters, and more
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 111 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 Delta and Deep South blues : from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
The diversity and dissemination of one of the most powerful and influential blues regions is celebrated in a collection that includes tracks from David 'Honeyboy' Edwards; Mississippi Fred McDowell; Bukka White; and more
Atomic platters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Piano discoveries : newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943) ( file )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Women be wise by Sippie Wallace( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
James "Stump" Johnson : complete recorded works in chronological order, 1929-1964 by James Johnson( file )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Roosevelt Sykes by Roosevelt Sykes( file )
in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
That's all right ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
That's Chicago's South Side ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"Features gritty, gut-bucket blues songs that launched the rock & roll revolution. From the Delta crossroads to Chicago's toughest corners, CD includes original versions of raw roots classics that paved the way for the kings of rock & roll"--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Bey, Roosevelt Sykes
Bey Roosevelt Sykes 1906-1983
Bragg, Dobby
Bragg Dobby 1906-1983
Chicago Roosevelt Sykes
Easy Papa Johnson
Easy Papa Johnson 1906-1983
Honey-dripper
Honeydripper
Honeydripper 1906-1983
Johnson, Easy Papa
Kelly, Willie
Kelly Willie 1906-1983
Roosevelt Sykes
Roosevelt Sykes Amerikaans pianist (1906-1983)
Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musikar og pianist
Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musiker och pianist
Roosevelt Sykes amerikansk musiker og pianist
Roosevelt Sykes US-amerikanischer Blues-Pianist
Sykes Bey, Roosevelt 1906-1983
Sykes, Roosevelt
The Honey-dripper
The Honey-dripper 1906-1983
The Honeydripper
The Honeydripper 1906-1983
Рузвельт Сайкс
ルーズヴェルト・サイクス
Languages
English (74)
German (3)
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