May 14th in Gennett History, 1928: Fiddlin’ Doc Roberts recorded “Smoky Row”

Doc Roberts and Asa Martin Gennett Medallion

Doc Roberts and Asa Martin Gennett Medallion

May 14th in Gennett History, 1928: Fiddlin’ Doc Roberts recorded “Smoky Row” in Richmond.  The recording appeared on Gennett 6588 and Champion 15564.  It featured Doc Roberts (f) and Asa Martin (g).  The Champion issue sold approx. 5,400 copies between 1928 and 1931

Advertisements
Video | This entry was posted in Champion, Gennett, Gennett Walk of Fame, May, Video and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s