Fats Waller, Ain't Misbehaving, USA, 1940s, 2K. homas Wright "Fats" Waller (May 21, 1904 – December 15, 1943) was an American jazz pianist, organist, composer, violinist, singer, and comedic entertainer. His innovations in the Harlem stride style laid the groundwork for modern jazz piano. His best-known compositions, "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose", were inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1984 and 1999.
New York City Nightclubs, USA, 1940s Compilation
Preservation Hall Jazz Band, New Orleans, USA, 1960s, 2K
Preservation Hall Jazz Band is a New Orleans jazz band founded in New Orleans by tuba player Allan Jaffe in the early 1960s. The band derives its name from Preservation Hall in the French Quarter.
The Temptations in the Recording Studio Performing , USA, 1960s, 2K. The Temptations are an American vocal group from Detroit, Michigan, who released a series of successful singles and albums with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s.
Danny Barker, Jazz Musician, USA, 1960s, 2K
Danny Barker (January 13, 1909 – March 13, 1994) was an American jazz musician, vocalist, and author from New Orleans. He was a rhythm guitarist for various bands of the day, including Cab Calloway, Lucky Millinder and Benny Carter throughout the 1930s.
Billie Pierce, Jazz Pianist, USA, 1960s, 2K. Billie Pierce (June 8, 1907 – September 29, 1974) was an American jazz pianist and singer, who performed and recorded with her husband De De Pierce. Her style has been described as a "potent mixture of barrelhouse, boogie-woogie, and ragtime". After settling in New Orleans in 1930, she played in the bands of A.J. Piron, Alphonse Picou, Emile Barnes, and George Lewis.
Earl Scruggs Playing Banjo USA, 1960s, 2K. Earl Eugene Scruggs was an American musician noted for popularizing a three-finger banjo picking style, now called "Scruggs style", which is a defining characteristic of bluegrass music. His three-finger style of playing was radically different from the traditional way the five-string banjo had previously been played.
Punch Miller, Jazz Trumpeter, New Orleans, USA, 1960s, 2K. Ernest Miller, also known as Punch Miller or Kid Punch Miller (June 10, 1894 – December 2, 1971), was an American traditional jazz trumpeter.
Dave Clark on the Influence of Black Music, USA, 1960s, 2K
Waylon Jennings Group in Recording Studio, Nashville, USA, 1960s, 2K
Richard Rogers Views on Rock and Roll, USA, 1960s, 2K
Dave Clark Five Concert, Screaming Fans, USA, 1960s, 2K