WorldCat Identities

James, Skip 1902-1969

Overview
Works: 295 works in 536 publications in 2 languages and 7,962 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Songs  Nonfiction television programs  Gospel music  Blues-rock music  Psychedelic rock music  Rock music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Compiler, Narrator
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Skip James
The very best of Cream by Cream (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese presents The best of the blues by Martin Scorsese( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distillation of the five-disc series, this album has so many different artists and styles that it is made very clear that the blues are as varied and individual as the artists themselves
Blues singer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodbye, Babylon( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 135 gospel songs from the period 1902-1960, and 25 sermons from the period 1926-1941. Accompanying book contains history, program and biographical notes, lyrics, transcriptions of sermons, and associated Bible verses
The complete early recordings of Skip James, 1930 by Skip James( Recording )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delta blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard time killing floor blues by Skip James( )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to gospel blues : reborn and remastered( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear original masterpieces with a musical exploration of the close ties between gospel music and the blues. Included are tracks from Blind Willie Johnson, Reverend Gary Davis, Mississippi John Hurt, and many more
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 112 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
The rough guide to delta blues : reborn and remastered( Recording )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most influential of all the blues forms, Delta blues laid the foundations for what was to become rock n' roll. Born in the punishing and poverty-stricken environment of the Mississippi Delta, this Rough Guide traces its early origins with classic tracks by many Delta legends as well as lesser-known artists shrouded in mystery
Skip James : the complete Bloomington, Indiana concert, March 30, 1968 by Skip James( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost world : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devil got my woman : Blues at Newport 1966( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage captured by Alan Lomax during the 1966 Newport Folk Festival featuring legendary blues performers
Hard luck child : a tribute to Skip James by Skip James( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suitcase full of blues( )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to holy blues : reborn and remastered( Recording )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the recordings of the true guitar evangelists Blind Willie Johnson and Reverend Gary Davis to classic spiritual renditions by legendary bluesmen Charley Patton, Blind Lemon Jefferson and Skip James, this handpicked selection highlights the mutual influence between Gospel and blues"--From container cover
Early morning blues( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soul of a man : a film by Wim Wenders by Cassandra Wilson( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Skip James by Skip James( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Devil got my woman : Blues at Newport 1966
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I'd Rather Be the Devil : Skip James and the BluesContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
James, Nehemiah 1902-1969

James Nehemiah Curtis

James, Nehemiah Curtis 1902-1969

James Skip

Neamiah Jim 1902-1969

Nehemiah Curtis James

Skïp Djeýms

Skip James

Skip James 1902-1969

Skip James American Delta blues singer, guitarist, pianist and songwriter

Skip James americký hudebník

Skip James Amerikaans zanger

Skip James amerikansk gitarist, pianist og sanger

Skip James amerikansk gitarist, pianist og songar

Skip James amerikansk gitarrist, pianist och sångare

Skip James amerikansk guitarist, pianist og sanger

Skip James chitarrista e pianista statunitense

Skip James US-amerikanischer Bluessänger, -gitarrist und -pianist

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Джеймс, Скип

Джеймс, Скип американский блюзмен

Скип Джеймс

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סקיפ ג'יימס זמר אמריקאי

اسکیپ جیمز گیتاریست، پیانیست، و خواننده آمریکایی

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史吉普·詹姆斯

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