Storyville No. 71


Jun 1977


Table of content

 Back to Storyville








New Books

reviewed by Laurie Wright

D. Ellington on microgroove Vol. 1 by Dick Bakker; Swiss Jazz Disco by Jean-Roland Hippenmeyer; 

Storyville Encyclopedia Project


Queries about facts, figures, discographical and biographical matters.

Connee Boswell - 3 Dec. 1907 - 11 Oct. 1976

Some Notes by Chris Ellis

Highlight from the  life and career of Connee Boswell.

Reminiscing With Cootie

Interview by Eric Townley

Interview with Cootie Williams (Nice 1976).

Can't We Talk It Over ?

Letters by readers

Herwin 109: Orig. Midnight Ramblers/Guy Williams; Memphis Jug Band; Frank Melrose; Knocky Parker; Patents and Trade Marks (Marsh Labs); 

Roy Butler's Story

Peter Darke and Ralph Gulliver

Roy Butler's life and career.13 pages. Many photos.

CENTER label


CEN 1 - CEN 16: G. Lewis (1), J. Robinson (2), D. Ewell (23), Butch Thompson (4), DD Pierce (5); Edegran (6), Kellin (7), Robinson (8), Thompson (9), Paddock, Picou (10), Earl Humphrey (11), I. Gaorman (12), P. Humphrey (13), K. Thomas (14), B.& DD Pierce (15), Robinson & Tony Fougerat (16), SMJ 196 J. Robinson. 



LP C: Teagarden, Alex Bartha, Joel Shaw, Tom Crowley, Joe Gumin, I.R. Hutton, Clive Erard, Mills Merry Mak., Smith Ballew, T. Lewis.



VLP 49 Oliver Creole JB; SLC 28 (New Delta Jazzmen); SLC 29 (Zenith Hot Stompers)

Book Reviews

Howard Rye

Jazzman's Reference Book II (Bookings etc., Int. Jazz Fed.)

Record Reviews


World records SHB 39 (30s: Venuti, Rollini, Goodman, Freeman, Krupa, Berigan); Harrison C (Tea); NoLa LP 12 (Dink Johnson, Spikes 7 Pods/Ory); Sackv 3003 (Herb Hall); MCA 510.120, 510.138 (Noone); Blue Star XBLY 80710 (Raymond Fol); Land O'Jazz LOJ 4115 (Raymond Burke); Kenneth KS 2042 (Eva TAylor & Maggie's Blue Five); Halcyon SHAL 10 (Halcyon Dance Orch. - St. Lane); MCA 510.065 (Millinder, Sister Rosetta Tharpe); Sackv 2007 (Galloway, Wellstood, Pete Magadini); Hefty Jazz HJ 100 (Wellstood, Peter Ind); MCA 510.174 (Calloway); HEP 11 (Slim Gaillard);   


Discographical Forum

Noone/Oliver; Tampa Red recordings 1932; Papa Charlie Jackson; Harmony recording equipment; Ethel Bynum; Josephine Byrd.


Back to Storyville

To read these articles,  you must purchase this issue!