Monthly Archives: June, 2013

The Music Of Black Bob Hudson

Posted in - Biography on June 8th 2013 0 Comments

The Music of Black Bob Hudson, legendary Chicago pianist during the 30’s, and his amazing piano style, analyzed and discussed by English pianist James Goodwin, a great musician and a good friend.
Black Bob Hudson was a prolific sideman musician, working with major artists like Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Minnie, Washboard Sam and Tampa Red. …

Aletha Dickerson Paramount Reclutant Recording Manager

Posted in - Biography on June 5th 2013 2 Comments

I’m very happy to publish this great article about Aletha Dickerson, compiled by Alex van der Tuuk and Mark Berresford, to whom I send my gratitude and heartfelt thanks.

Originally published on VJM Vintage Jazz Mart Magazine.

Recommended reading : Aletha Dickerson Sessionography  by Daniel Gugolz.

Black Bob Hudson Discography

Posted in - Discography on June 3rd 2013 4 Comments

One of the most prolific sideman during the 30s, pianist Black Bob Hudson recorded with musicians like Big Bill Broonzy, Tampa Red, Memphis Minnie, Lil Johnson and Washboard Sam. His style was unique, mixing ragtime, blues and boogie woogie and becoming a trademark on Big Bill and Lil Johnson records. Probably, Black …