February 12, 2014

Pink Anderson

Pinkney "Pink" Anderson was an American blues singer and guitarist.

Born: February 12, 1900, Laurens, SC

Died: August 12, 1974, Spartanburg, SC

American Street Songs - Rev. Gary Davis and Pink Anderson - Riverside RLP 12-611

Pink Anderson: Vol. 1 Carolina Bluesman (1961) Prestige/Bluesville BV 1038

Pink Anderson: Carolina Medicine Show Hokum & Blues with Baby Tate (1962) Folkways Records FS 3588

Pink Anderson: Vol. 2 Medicine Show Man (1962) Prestige/Bluesville BV 1051 / OBCCD-587-2

The Blues Of Pink Anderson: Ballad & Folksinger, Vol. 3 (1963) Prestige/Bluesville BV 1071 / OBCCD 577-1

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Pink Anderson - I Got a Woman

February 11, 2014

JoshWhite1945Josh White

Born: February 11, 1914, Greenville, SC
Died: September 6, 1969, Manhasset, NY

Joshua Daniel White, known as Josh White, was an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, actor, and civil rights activist. He also recorded under the names "Pinewood Tom" and "Tippy Barton" in the 1930s. White grew up in the Jim Crow South

Albums: The Roots of the Blues, From New York to London, More
Movies: Dreams That Money Can Buy, The Walking Hills