SALTY DOG BLUES

Latest update on 04/03/2010

Artist: Papa Charlie Jackson
Author: Charlie Jackson
Label: Paramount
Year: 1924

Is it a drink? Is it a snack? A libidinous lover? A hard-on? You name it.

Covers:

1926:

Clara Smith

1926:

Freddie Kappard & his Jazz Cardinals [with Charlie Jackson]

1927:

Allen Brothers

1927:

McGee Brothers [with Uncle Dave Macon]

1938:

Morris Brothers [as Let Me Be Your Salty Dog, crediting Zeke Morris (lyrics with floating verses)]

1938:

Jelly Roll Morton [with Alan Lomax]

1948:

Lead Belly

1950:

Flatt & Scruggs [as Old Salty Dog Blues]

1956:

Blind Willie McTell

1990s:

Johnny Cash [on Unearthed box set]

2000:

Cat Power

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