Thursday, September 11, 2014


Jelly-Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers
Sidewalk Blues • 1926

Jelly Roll Morton, piano/vocal/leader; George Mitchell, cornet; Kid Ory, trombone; Omer Simeon, Barney Bigard, Darnell Howard, clarinet; Johnny St. Cyr, banjo; John Lindsay, string bass; Andrew Hilaire, drums; Marty Bloom, klaxon horn. Chicago, 21 September 1926

This version of “Sidewalk Blues” can be found on The Frog Blues & Jazz Annual No. 2. An alternate take, unissued, is on The Frog Blues & Jazz Annual No. 3.

1 comment:

  1. The sound quality is just amazing on the two tracks that you've posted from this set. It's wonderful to hear the Red Hot Peppers like this! Thanks so much.