Tag Archives: Dobby Bragg

Happy 110th Birthday, Roosevelt Sykes! (1/31/1906)

Happy 110th Birthday, Roosevelt Sykes! (1/31/1906).  He recorded “Single Tree Blues” in Richmond on 9/7/1929. It appeared on Paramount 12827 as by Dobby Bragg.  Advertisements

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September 27th in Gennett History, 1929: Roosevelt Sykes Recorded “Fire Detective Blues”

September 27th in Gennett History, 1929: Dobby Bragg recorded “Fire Detective Blues” in Richmond. It appeared on Paramount 12827 and Steiner Davis 108. Dobby Bragg was a pseudonym for Roosevelt Sykes (v & p).

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Happy 109th Birthday, Roosevelt Sykes! (1/31/1906)

Happy 109th Birthday, Roosevelt Sykes! (1/31/1906).  He recorded “Single Tree Blues” in Richmond on 9/7/1929. It appeared on Paramount 12827 as by Dobby Bragg.

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Sept. 27th in Gennett History, 1929: Roosevelt Sykes Recorded “Fire Detective Blues”

Sept. 27th in Gennett History, 1929: Dobby Bragg recorded “Fire Detective Blues” in Richmond. It appeared on Paramount 12827 and Steiner Davis 108. Dobby Bragg was a pseudonym for Roosevelt Sykes (v & p).

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Jan. 31st in Gennett History, 1906: Roosevelt Sykes Was Born

Jan. 31st in Gennett History, 1906: Roosevelt Sykes was born. He recorded “Single Tree Blues” in Richmond on 9/7/1929. It appeared on Paramount 12827 as by Dobby Bragg.

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