Tony Russell: Blacks Whites and Blues.- Stein and Day, New York 1970, p. 18
"... Now I ain't no sound engineer, no sound engineer's son,
but I can create a little sound clip 'til the sound engineer comes ..."So if there's anything to improve, don't hesitate to let me know !
Columbia 15345 D
Charles Wolfe 1986
cassette # 32
2 CD setnotes by Marshall Wyatt & Bengt OlssonOld Hat CD 1005
4 CD box setnotes by Pat Harrison
JSP CD 7746
source of left column picture: Tony Russell 1970, p. 18
Thanks to Eric S. LeBlanc for additional info: "According to the Social Security files, CHRISTOPHER BOUCHILLON died in September 1968, West Palm Beach, FL., and was born on August 21, 1893. His wife Ethel died in January 1980, West Palm Beach (and was born on January 16, 1903)."
John Cohen's "Talking Hard
Luck" is a composition of Chris
Bouchillon's "Born In Hard Luck"
and Lonnie Glosson's "Arkansas
Hard Luck Blues" (reissued on
Yazoo 2018 "The Roots Of Rap")
"Arkansas Hard Luck Blues" lyrics
"Arkansas Hard Luck Blues" soundclip
reissued on CD 9027 "Pioneer
Of The Bluegrass Banjo"
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