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Latest update on 22/03/2011

Artist: Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Author: Benny Davis/Con Conrad/J. Russell Robinson
Label: Victor
Year: 1920

First jazz band with a commercial release: Livery Stable Blues, 1917. Coauthor J. Russell Robinson was their pianist. Melody somewhat based on one of his earlier tunes: Lullaby Blues In The Evening (cut by the American Quartet for Victor in 1919).

Covers:

1920:

Frank Crumit

1921:

Eddie Cantor

1921:

Ted Lewis

1921:

Gene Rodemich Orch.

1928:

Bix Beiderbecke

1934:

Claude Hopkins

1937:

Jimmie Lunceford

1939:

Don Redman

1940:

1940:

Tommy Dorsey [vocal by Jo Stafford]

1959:

Fats Domino

1961:

Ray Charles

1961:

Blue Diamonds

1970:

Rob Hoeke Boogie Woogie Quartet

1987:

Alex Chilton

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