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Title
Richard K. Spottswood recordings of George McCoy and Ethel McCoy
Type
Audio
Subject
McCoy, George, -1988--Interviews.
McCoy, Ethel--Interviews.
Blues (Music)--Illinois.
Blues (Music)--1971-1980.
Children's songs, English--Illinois.
Blues musicians--Illinois--Interviews.
African American musicians--Illinois--Interviews.
East Saint Louis (Ill.)
Genre Form
blues
sound recording
Field recordings.
Interviews (Sound recordings)
Language
English
Geographic Coverage
Illinois
Identified By
Lccn: 2011655291
Summary
Field recordings of blues and children's songs sung and played on guitar by George and Ethel McCoy, who were brother and sister. Recorded by Richard K. Spottswood in the McCoy home in East St. Louis, Illinois, September 28, 1975. Includes an interview.
Table Of Contents
St. Louis cyclone
Pot hound blues
Poor Kelly blues
Train time blues
St. Louis woman
Meningitis blues
Meningitis blues (take 2)
Jimmy Jenkins
Rocky bye baby
Coon and the bear
I'm going to the race track
Interview with George and Ethel McCoy.
Capture
Date: 1975-09-28
Recorded at the McCoy home in East St. Louis, Illinois, on September 28, 1975 by Richard K. Spottswood. Songs were recorded at 15 ips, and the interview was recorded at 3 3/4 ips.
Authorized Access Point
McCoy, George, -1988, Richard K. Spottswood recordings of George McCoy and Ethel McCoy
Authorized Access Point Variant
McCoy, Ethel, Richard K. Spottswood recordings of George McCoy and Ethel McCoy
Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith), Richard K. Spottswood recordings of George McCoy and Ethel McCoy