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By Benjamin Franklin V

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V files the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians variety from the well known (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the extraordinary (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the principally forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the vague (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). equipped alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries comprise easy biographical info, South Carolina flats, profession info, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band individuals, motion pictures, awards, websites, and lists of assets for extra examining.

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In 1950 he was recorded playing with one such show; this music was released on Riverside. Anderson became recognized in the early 1960s as a result of albums released on Bluesville, all recorded by Samuel Charters. This flurry of recording activity occurred during a national blues revival. The Englishman Syd Barrett used Pink and the first name of bluesman Floyd Council to name his band Pink Floyd, which became popular in the 1960s. Michael B. Smith considers Anderson “one of the king-pins of Palmetto blues” (27).

D, p. 22 (obituary); Edward Ball, The Sweet Hell Inside: A Family History (New York: William Morrow, 2001), 257–60, 348. Bennett, Daniel Tuba Ca. C. residence: Charleston (probably 1925–probably mid-1930s) A ward of Jenkins Orphanage, Bennett played in its bands ca. 1930. Bennett was the brother of trombonist Freddie Bennett. Bennett’s age was estimated as sixteen when the musician was enumerated for the census at the orphanage on 2 April 1930. Bruce Bastin indicates that Bennett had died by the time Bastin completed his manuscript.

C. residences: Waterloo Township, Laurens County (probably 1900–no later than 1909), Laurens Township, Laurens County (by 1909–1915 or 1916), Spartanburg (1915 or 1916–1974, with absences) After learning the rudiments of guitar playing as a child, Anderson became adept after receiving instruction from Simmie Dooley in Spartanburg ca. 1916. Beginning in 1917, for almost three decades Anderson toured with W. R. Kerr’s Indian Remedy Company, a medicine show headquartered in Spartanburg. With this organization he honed his skills as an entertainer.

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