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us: Homesick James, 1910-2006


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  • Variants

    • us: Henderson, Johnny William, 1910-2006
    • us: Henderson, William, 1910-2006
    • us: Homesick Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, Homesick James, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, James, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, James John A., 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, John A., 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Henderson, John William, 1910-2006
  • Variants

    • us: Henderson, Johnny William, 1910-2006
    • us: Henderson, William, 1910-2006
    • us: Homesick Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, Homesick James, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, James, 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, James John A., 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, John A., 1910-2006
    • us: Williamson, Jick, 1910-2006
    • us: Henderson, John William, 1910-2006
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19100430
    • Death Date

        20061213
    • Associated Locale

        U.S.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Sykes, R. Hard driving blues [SR] 196-?: label (Homesick James Williamson, guitar)
    • found: Harris, S. Blues ww (Williamson, "James" John A. (aka: Homesick James/Jick (and his trio)); b. April 30, 1910, Somerville (Fayette Co), TN; bass player, guitarist, harmonica player; b. John William Henderson)
    • found: The Music index, 1979-1980 cumulation (Homesick James (also known as James Williamson - r.n. Johnny William Henderson or William Henderson))
    • found: Big book of blues: (b. James Williamson, May 3, 1905; formed his own group, the Dusters, in late 1930s)
    • found: Encycl. of pop. mus.: (b. James Williamson, May 3, 1914)
    • found: Guardian unlimited WWW site, Jan. 29, 2007 (Homesick James (John William Henderson; in his professional life he tended to call himself Homesick James Williamson, but his surname seems likely to have been Henderson), b. Apr. or May 3, 1910 (according to his union file he was born in 1924; according to himself it might have been 1914 or 1910 or even 1905; 1910 seems the most probable); d. Dec. 13, 2006; blues singer and guitarist)
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    • 1992-01-02: new
    • 2011-02-14: revised
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