||| American Music ||| Persons behind the scene ||| Blues Sidepersons ||| early Blues magazins ||| Blues Calendars ||| Tuba ||| Doubleneck guitars on LP/CD covers ||| Resonator guitars on LP/CD covers ||| Oddities on LP/CD covers ||| American Folk Blues Festival ||| Newport Folk Festival ||| Kent 'Anthology of the Blues' series ||| Fat Possum's 'Worried Blues' series ||| Lawrence Gellert recordings ||| Bengt Olsson recordings ||| Dr. Harry Oster recordings ||| Nick Perls ||| Various Artists' Early Records     ||||| DISCOGRAPHIES:   ||||| Labels:   77 Records | Adelphi | Advent | African Folk Society | Argo/Chess 'The Blues' series | Ahura Mazda | Albatros | Arhoolie | Audio-Video | Barrelhouse | Belzona | Best of Blues (B.o.B) | Big Bear | Biograph | Black Diamond | Blue Flame | Blue Goose | Blue Horizon | Blue Night | Blues & Rhythm | Blues Ball | Blues Beacon | Blues Classics | Blues Obscurities | Blues on Blues | German Teldec/Storyville/Chess 'Blues Roots' series | BluesTime | Bluesville | Bluesway | Boogie Disease | Boulevard Vintage | Cadet/Chess 'The Blues' series | Catfish (UK) | Catfish (US) | Chicago Slide | Chrischaa | Collector's Classics | Collector's Issue | Country Turtle | Delmark | Delta Swing | Document (LPs) | DOM/Albatros | Down With The Game | Elko | ESCEHA | Excello LPs | Flash | Floatin' Bridge | Flying Crow | Flyright | Folk-Lyric | Fontana | 'Genesis' | Heritage | Herwin | High Water | Highway 51 | Historical | HK Records | Imperial/Liberty 'Legendary Masters' | Isabel | Jambalaya | Jan & Dil | Jass | Jazz Collector | Jazz Society | JEMF | JOC | Joliet | JSP | Kicking Mule | K.O.B. | Kokomo | Krazy Kat | L + R | Le Roi du Blues | London (Origins of Jazz series) | Magnolia | Magpie | Mamlish | Matchbox | mbirafon | MCM | Melodeon | Milestone | Moonshine | Mr. Blues | Muskadine | Natchez | Negro Art | Negro Rhythm | Neshoba | Nighthawk | Oldie Blues | Origin Blues Classics OBC | Origin Jazz Library OJL | Ornament | Paltram | Piedmont | Policy Wheel | the post war blues | Python | Razor | RBF | RCA Victor race series | Red Lightnin' | Revival | Riverside (Origins of Jazz series) | Roots | Rosetta | RST Blues Documents | Scout | Snatch | Solid Sender | Southern Culture | Southland | Spire | Spivey | Spokane | Square | Stash | St. George | Stompin' | Storyville | Sun blues boxes | Sundown | Sunflower (UK) | Sunnyland | Syndicate Chapter | Takoma | Tempo (UK) | Testament | Texas Blues Piano | Time (Blues Folk) | TJ Records | Travelin' Man | Trio | Trix | Truth | Whoopee | Wolf (WSE/WBCD series) | XX | Yazoo (LPs & CDs)   ||||| Artists:   Woodrow Adams | Garfield Akers | Dave Alexander | 'Texas' Alexander | Casey Anderson | Jelly Roll Anderson | Pink Anderson | Little Willie Anderson | Roosevelt Antrim | Archibald | Billy Boy Arnold | Kokomo Arnold | Charles Avery | Memphis Willie B. | Backwards Sam Firk | DeFord Bailey | Kid Bailey | Willie Baker | John Henry Barbee | Cecil Barfield | Raymond Barrow | Andrew & Jim Baxter | Beale Street Sheiks / Frank Stokes | Lottie Beaman/Kimbrough | Nathan Beauregard | Brenda Bell | Earl Bell | Ed Bell | D.C. Bender | Will Bennett | Brooks Berry | Eric Bibb | Leon Bibb | Big Maceo | Birmingham Jones | Billy Bizor | Black Ace | 'Black Diamond' | Lewis Black | Scrapper Blackwell | Willie "61" Blackwell | Arthur 'Blind Blake' | 'Blind Blake' Alphonso Higgs | Country Jim (Bledsoe) | Allan Block | Little Joe Blue | Blue Smitty | Juke Boy Bonner | Roy Book Binder | Charley Booker | James Booker | Boston Blackie | Chris Bouchillon | Eddie Boyd | Little Boyd | Ishman Bracey | Teddy 'Sonny Boy' Smith, Lonnie Johnson & Sam Bradley | Jim Brewer | Grace & John Brim | David Bromberg | Buster Brown | Elijah Brown | Gabriel Brown | Henry Brown | Rev. Pearly Brown | Richard (Rabbit) Brown | Willie Brown | Ian Buchanan | Mojo Buford | Samantha Bumgarner | Ranie Burnette | Eddie & Jimmy Burns | R.L. Burnside | J.C. Burris | Sam Butler | Butch Cage | 'Mississippi' Joe Callicott | Blind James Campbell | Gus Cannon / Cannon's Jug Stompers | Carolina Slim | Carolina Tar Heels | Leroy Carr | Bo Carter | George Carter | Joe Carter | Cat Iron | The Cedar Creek Sheik | Len Chandler | Pernell Charity | Good Rockin' Charles | Sam Chatmon | Frank Christian | Cincinnati Jug Band | Cortelia Clark | Doctor Clayton | Paul Clayton | Big Boy Cleveland | Andy Cohen | Bob (Kid Cole) / Walter Coleman | Jaybird Coleman | Sam Collins | Pat Conte aka Major Contay | Bobby Leecan & Robert Cooksey | Dewey Corley | Floyd Council | Country Jim (Bledsoe) | Country Paul | Cousin Leroy | Ben Covington / Ben Curry | Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup | Eddie Cusic | Daddy Stovepipe | Larry Dale | Leroy Dallas | Dallas String Band | Karen Dalton | Barbara Dane | Julius Daniels | Blind Teddy Darby | Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis | Little Samy Davis | Blind Willie Davis | Joe Dean | Mattie Delaney | 'Black Diamond' | 'Do Boy' Diamond | Tom Dickson | Dixon Brothers | Bonnie Dobson | Washboard Doc, Lucky & Flash | Doctor Clayton | Doctor Ross | Johnny Dollar | Willie Doss | K.C. Douglas | Little Buddy Doyle | Driftin' Slim | Herve Duerson | Laura Dukes | Scott Dunbar | Willie Joe Duncan | Roy Dunn | Champion Jack Dupree | Big Joe Duskin | Snooks Eaglin | Archie Edwards | David 'Honeyboy' Edwards | Frank Edwards | Ramblin' Jack Elliott | Queen Sylvia & Johnny Embry | Logan English | Sleepy John Estes | Even Dozen Jug Band | Will Ezell | Billy Faier | Andy Fernbach | Backwards Sam Firk | Washboard Doc, Lucky & Flash | Harmonica Frank Floyd | Forrest City Joe | 'Baby Face' Leroy Foster | Little Willy Foster | Guitar Pete Franklin | Calvin Frazier | 'Freezone' | Jesse Fuller | Johnny Fuller | Bob Gaddy | Sam Gary | Paul Geremia | Fred Gerlach | Clifford Gibson | Gus Gibson | Pandora Gibson | Boyd Gilmore | Tony 'Little Sun' Glover | 'Goldrush' | Good Rockin' Charles | Jack Gowdlock | John Lee Granderson | Arvella Gray | L.C. Green | Lil Green | Norman 'Guitar Slim' Green | Mitch Greenhill | Grey Ghost | Shirley Griffith | George Gritzbach | Stefan Grossman | Lum Guffin | Bob Guida | Guitar Gabriel (Nyles Jones) | Guitar Nubbit | Guitar Shorty (John Henry Fortescue) | John Hammond, Jr. | 'Stick-Horse' Hammond | Lane Hardin | Pat Hare | Harmonica Frank (Floyd) | Harmonica George (Robinson) | Richard 'Hacksaw' Harney | Slim Harpo | Otis Harris | Shakey Jake Harris | William Harris | Willie Harris | Hattie Hart | Buddy Boy Hawkins | Roy Hawkins | Gordon Heath & Lee Payant | Jessie Mae Hemphill | John Lee Henley | Big Boy Henry | Blind Joe Hill | King Solomon Hill | Mable Hillery | Eddie Hinton | Otis Hinton | Silas Hogan | Andrew 'Smokey' Hogg | Lyin' Joe Holley | Wright Holmes | Roosevelt Holts | Homesick James | Earl Hooker | Joel Hopkins | Walter Horton | Son House | Cisco Houston | Lawyer 'Soldier Boy' Houston | Frank Hovington | 'Paul Howard' | Peg Leg Howell | Howlin' Wolf | Little Hudson | Long "Cleve" Reed & Little Harvey Hull | D.A. Hunt | Prince Albert Hunt | Mississippi John Hurt | Bo Weavil Jackson | G.P. Jackson | John Jackson | Papa Charlie Jackson | Lil' Son Jackson | Elmore James | Homesick James | Jesse James | Skip James | Blind Lemon Jefferson | Bobo Jenkins | Country Jim (Bledsoe) | Henry 'Rufe' Johnson | Herman E. Johnson | Larry Johnson | Teddy 'Sonny Boy' Smith, Lonnie Johnson & Sam Bradley | Mary Johnson | Robert Johnson | Tommy Johnson | Blind Willie Johnson | Birmingham Jones | Coley Jones | Curtis Jones | Eddie 'One-String' Jones | Floyd Jones | 'Little Hat' Jones | Little Johnny Jones | Nyles Jones (Guitar Gabriel) | Charley Jordan | Luke Jordan | Dick Justice | Danny Kalb / Blues Project | Alfred G. Karnes | Arthur 'Guitar' Kelley | Jo Ann Kelly | Prez Kenneth | Hank Kilroy | Lottie Beaman/Kimbrough | Lisa Kindred | Lee Kizart | 'Spider' John Koerner | Jim Kweskin (& The Jug Band) | Rube Lacey | Peter La Farge | Jack Landrón | Bruce Langhorne | Hip Lankchan/Linkchain | Louie Lasky | Terrea Lea | John Lee | Bobby Leecan & Robert Cooksey | J.B. Lenoir | Cousin Leroy | Walter 'Furry' Lewis | Johnie Lewis | Sammy Lewis | 'Papa George' Lightfoot | Lightnin' Slim | Pinetop & Lindberg | Hip Linkchain/Lankchan | Mance Lipscomb | Little Hudson | Little Joe Blue | John Littlejohn | Little Walter | Robert Lockwood | Cripple Clarence Lofton | Willie 'Poor Boy' Lofton | Willie Love | Ennis Lowery ('Larry Dale') | Lazy Bill Lucas | Washboard Doc, Lucky & Flash | Willie Mabon | Short Stuff Macon | Magic Sam | Magic Slim | Sidney Maiden | Steve Mann | Johnny Mars | Carl Martin | Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis | Judy Mayhan | Palmer McAbee | Tommy McClennan | Robert McCoy | Mississippi Fred McDowell | Suni McGrath | L.C. McKinley | Dennis McMillon| Hayes McMullan| Fred McMullen | Blind Willie McTell | Memphis Jug Band | Memphis Willie B. | Big Maceo Merriweather | Herb Metoyer | Elmon Mickle | Luke 'Long Gone' Miles | John Miller | Walter Miller | Mississippi Sheiks | Sam Mitchell | Model T. Slim | Flora Molton | Little Brother Montgomery | Alex Moore | Alice Moore | William Moore | Leo Morris | Willie Morris | Buddy Moss | Teddy Moss | Lattie Murrell | Rabbit Muse | Sam Myers | Fred Neil | Romeo Nelson | Sonny Boy Nelson | Bob Neuwirth | New Lost City Ramblers | Hambone Willie Newbern | Johnny Nicholas | J.D. Nicholson | Hammie Nixon | Chuck Norris | Nugrape Twins | Hermes Nye | The Otis Brothers | Jack Owens | Marshall Owens | Cleo Page | Tom Paley | Turner Parrish | Charley Patton | Dave Peabody | Robert Peeples | Peg Leg Sam | Paul Pena | Robert Petway | Washington Phillips | Buster Pickens | Dan Pickett | Pinetop & Lindberg | Lonnie Pitchford | Eugene Powell | Snooky Pryor | Forrest City Joe (Pugh) | Joe Pullum | Doug Quattlebaum | Rufus & Ben Quillian | Herb Quinn | Yank Rachell | Willie Guy Rainey | Brother Percy Randolph | Jerry Rasmussen | Dave 'Snaker' Ray | Blind Alfred Reed | James Reed | Jimmy Reed | Long "Cleve" Reed & Little Harvey Hull | Blind Joe Reynolds | Seth Richard | 'Philadelphia' Jerry Ricks | Nat Riddles | Boyd Rivers | Walt Robertson | 'William Robertson' | Freddy Robinson (Abu Talib) | L.C. Robinson | Sugar Chile Robinson | Judy Roderick | Sonny 'Cat Daddy' Rodgers | Jimmy Rogers | Bayless Rose | Dick Rosmini | Doctor Ross | Cousin Leroy Rozier | Ollie Rupert | Otis Rush | Carl Sandburg | Alan Seidler | Brother John Sellers | Sid Selvidge | Shakey Jake | Omar Sharriff | Robert Shaw | Thomas Shaw | Johnny Shines | J.D. Short | Mr. Short Stuff (Macon) | Siegel-Schwall Band | Frankie Lee Sims | Skoodle Dum Doo & Sheffield | Patrick Sky | Slim Harpo | Lightnin' Slim | Rev. Dan Smith | George 'Harmonica' Smith | Gordon Smith | Pinetop Smith | Robert Curtis Smith | Teddy 'Sonny Boy' Smith, Lonnie Johnson & Sam Bradley | Moses 'Whispering Smith' | J.T. 'Funny Papa' Smith | Spark Plug Smith | 'Thunder' Smith | Blue Smitty | Smoky Babe | Abe 'Little Smokey' Smothers | Otis 'Big Smokey' Smothers | John Snipes | Charlie Spand | Lucille Spann | Sparks Brothers | Henry Spaulding | Speckled Red | Joseph Spence | Arthur 'Big Boy' Spires | Mark Spoelstra | Freddie Spruell | Wild Jimmy Spruill | James 'Guitar Slim' Stephens | Vol Stevens | Michael Stewart | Frank Stokes / Beale Street Sheiks | Luther Stoneham | Babe Stovall | Daddy Stovepipe | Leon Strickland | Hubert Sumlin | Sweet Papa Tadpole | Roosevelt Sykes | Sweet Papa Tadpole | Abu Talib (Freddy Robinson) | Tarter & Gay | Baby Tate | Cary Tate | Harry Taussig | Hound Dog Taylor | Montana Taylor | "Big Road" Webster Taylor | Johnny Temple | Art Thieme | Henry "Ragtime Texas" Thomas | James 'Son' Thomas | Jesse Thomas | Lafayette Thomas | Ramblin' Thomas | Willie B. Thomas | Jim Thompkins | Mac Thompson | Big Son Tillis | James Tisdom | Joan Toliver | Henry Townsend | Willie & Richard Trice | Lemuel Turner | T.V. Slim | Ton van Bergeyk | Dave Van Ronk | Mose Vinson | Otto Virgial | Eric von Schmidt | Phillip Walker | Willie Walker | Wesley Wallace | Dock Walsh | Mercy Dee Walton | 'Square Walton | Wade Walton | Baby Boy Warren | J.W. Warren | Washboard Doc, Lucky & Flash | Washboard Willie | Jackie Washington | Esau Weary | Curley Weaver | Sylvester Weaver | Katie Webster | Casey Bill Weldon | Will Weldon | Robert Lee Westmoreland | Arthur Weston | Whistler's Jug Band | 'Bukka' White | Josh White Sr. | James 'Boodle It' Wiggins | Geeshie Wiley | Major Wiley | Joe Willie Wilkins | Robert Wilkins | Bill Williams | Blind Connie Williams | Big Joe Williams | George "Bullet" Williams | Jabo Williams | Jimmy Lee Williams | Jo Jo Williams | L.C. Williams | Robert Pete Williams | John Lee 'Sonny Boy' Williamson | Sonny Boy Williamson III | Mott Willis | Ralph Willis | Oscar "T.V. Slim" Wills | Jimmy Wilson | Howlin' Wolf | 'Poor Bob' Woodfork | Johnny Woods | Oscar 'Buddy' Woods | Big John Wrencher | David Wylie | Chris Youlden | Johnny Young | Mighty Joe Young | John Lee Zeigler |||||   Under construction: Bluebird | NIXA | Rounder | Top Rank | Vogue | X Records | XTRA | Bumble Bee Slim | Blind Boy Fuller | Jazz Gillum | Lightnin' Hopkins | Lonnie Johnson | Jimmy McCracklin | Muddy Waters | Willie Nix | Paul Robeson | Tampa Red | Muddy Waters | Peetie Wheatstraw | |||||   Stefan Wirz record collection | Helmut Wirz record collection | Stefan Wirz' facebook groups | Stefan Wirz photo gallery | Crew |||||