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  • BUNK JOHNSON - Sister Kate

    BUNK JOHNSON - Sister Kate MP3

    Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Band. Another '78' from my youth. i.e. from the 1947 Swing Music series. The '78' was rather scratchy - so - sorry about the ...

    Tags: jazz, Bunk_Johnson, Sister_Kate, 1949, 1950s, 1954, 50s, fifties, history, last, century

  • Bunk Johnson (1944) - The Girls Go Crazy

    Bunk Johnson (1944) - The Girls Go Crazy MP3

    Bunk is backed by Turk Murphy and the Yerba Buena Jazz Band.

    Tags: Bunk2

  • Franklin Street Blues -Bunk Johnson

    Franklin Street Blues -Bunk Johnson MP3

    I just thought it was time to post another of my old Bunk Johnson 78's. So here you go, -this is one number he composed himself and was one of the recordings ...

    Tags: Jazz, 78rpm, Bunk_Johnson

  • Bunk Johnson Jazz Band - Midnight Blues

    Bunk Johnson Jazz Band - Midnight Blues MP3

    A 1944 recording by this famous band featuring George Lewis clarinet and Baby Dodds drums.

    Tags: New Orleans, Bunk Johnson, George Lewis

  • Bunk Johnson - Tishomingo Blues.mp4

    Bunk Johnson - Tishomingo Blues.mp4 MP3

    Bunk with George Lewis's Band.

    Tags: Bunk, Johnson, Tishomingo, Blues

  • See See Rider - Bunk Johnson

    See See Rider - Bunk Johnson MP3

    This is a re-post which now benefits from advice from both RobeGre and poutitechatte. Many thanks, fellas! Taken from another of my archives, an old, red, ...

    Tags: Bunk_Johnson, See_See_Rider, Jazz, New_Orleans_revival

  • Bunk Johnson & Louis Armstrong - Panama

    Bunk Johnson & Louis Armstrong - Panama MP3

    The very best Classic Jazz collection.

    Tags: Jazz, Classic, Vintage, Mainstream

  • Bunk Johnson Panama

    Bunk Johnson Panama MP3

    Panama. Dia-Show about the first recording session of the New Orleans Revival in 1942. Recorded by Bill Russell. Bunk Johnson tp, Big Jim Robinson tb, ...

    Tags: New, Orleans, Jazz, Bunk, Johnson, George, Lewis, Jim, Robinson, Panama

  • Bunk Johnson - Sidney Bechet - Sister Kate

    Bunk Johnson - Sidney Bechet - Sister Kate MP3

    Personnel: Bunk Johnson [trumpet] Sidney Bechet [soprano sax] Ray Parker [piano] George "Pops" Foster [bass] George Thompson [drums] Jazz Crusade: ...

    Tags: Bunk Johnson, Sidney Bechet, Jazz Crusade

  • CARELESS LOVE BLUES by Bunk Johnson TEST PRESSING Release1944

    CARELESS LOVE BLUES by Bunk Johnson TEST PRESSING Release1944 MP3

    Here is a fine example of San Francisco style jazz by Bunk Johnson with the Yerba Buena Jazz Band minus Lu Watters from early 1944. According to John ...

    Tags: CARELESS, LOVE, BLUES, by, Bunk, Johnson, TEST, PRESSING, Release1944, 78, rpm, record

  • High Society -Bunk Johnson.

    High Society -Bunk Johnson. MP3

    I just thought I would start the New Year with another posting from my old, dusty, archives. This is a record I bought "way back when" (during the time I was ...

    Tags: Bunk_Johnson, High_Society, Jazz

  • Alexander

    Alexander's Ragtime Band -Bunk Johnson MP3

    Another recording from 1945, the New York session. See notes to the 'Maryland' posting, and the pianist (I think) is Alton Purnell on both tracks.

    Tags: Jazz, BunkJohnson, Music

  • Maryland, my Maryland - Bunk Johnson

    Maryland, my Maryland - Bunk Johnson MP3

    Bunk Johnson and his band, recorded New York, 12th November 1945. Sorry that there is no clip to watch, but the photograph was taken in the 1940's when ...

    Tags: Jazz, NO, Bunk, Maryland

  • Bunk Johnson - The Entertainer

    Bunk Johnson - The Entertainer MP3

    Recorded in Carnegie Recital Hall N.Y. in December 1947 this was among Bunk's last recordings before he returned to New Iberia and suffered a stroke in 1948 ...

    Tags: Bunk Johnson, New Orleans Jazz, New Orleans Revival, Traditional Jazz

  • "Snag It" - Bunk Johnson

    "Snag It" - Bunk Johnson MP3

    When I realised that my next posting would be number ONEHUNDRED!! I thought it should encapsulate, as far as possible, the essence of "my kind of music".

    Tags: Bunk, Johnson, Snag, It, Jazz

  • Bunk Johnson - Ace In The Hole

    Bunk Johnson - Ace In The Hole MP3

    Featuring Clancy Hayes and the Yerba Buena Jazz Band.

    Tags: Bunk3

  • Tishomingo Blues - Bunk Johnson and His New Orleans Band

    Tishomingo Blues - Bunk Johnson and His New Orleans Band MP3

    New Orleans revival.

    Tags: Bunk, Johnson, Tishomingo, Blues, New, Orleans, Band, 78, Rpm

  • Bunk Johnson 1942 Moose March

    Bunk Johnson 1942 Moose March MP3

    Bunk`s first recording session 1942. Bunk Johnson tpt, Jim Robinson tbn,George Lewis clt,Walter Decou pno, Lawrence Marrero bjo, Austin Young bass, Ernest ...
  • ST. LOUIS BLUES by Bunk Johnson

    ST. LOUIS BLUES by Bunk Johnson's Band 1944 New Orleans Jazz MP3

    The American Music Records label was founded in 1944 by William Russell and featured music by New Orleans jazz musicians. I've never seen this label ...

    Tags: ST, LOUIS, BLUES, by, Bunk, Johnsons, Band, 1944, New, Orleans, Jazz

  • Bunk Johnson 1942 Down By The Riverside

    Bunk Johnson 1942 Down By The Riverside MP3

    Bunk Johnson tpt Jim Robinson tbn George Lewis clt Walter Decou pno Lawrence Marrero bjo Austin Young bass Ernest Rogers dms.Recorded in New Orleans ...
  • YES YES IN YOUR EYES by Bunk Johnson

    YES YES IN YOUR EYES by Bunk Johnson's Band 1944 New Orleans Jazz MP3

    The American Music Records label was founded in 1944 by William Russell and featured music by New Orleans jazz musicians. I've never seen this label ...

    Tags: YES, IN, YOUR, EYES, by, Bunk, Johnsons, Band, 1944, New, Orleans, Jazz

  • Bunk Johnson: "Louis Armstrong learned from Bunk" / "Make Me a Pallet on the Floor"

    Bunk Johnson: "Louis Armstrong learned from Bunk" / "Make Me a Pallet on the Floor" MP3

    Starts with an excerpt from an interview with the New Orleans cornettist, in which he claims to have taught Louis Armstrong how to play. At 2:06, Johnson and his ...

    Tags: Bunk Johnson, Louis Armstrong, jazz, New, Orleans, Dixieland

  • Bunk Johnson - Slow blues

    Bunk Johnson - Slow blues MP3

    I must apologise for the "fade in" start to this posting; it is because the first part (3 minutes?) of the 33rpm record has been badly damaged by some clown trying ...

    Tags: Bunk_Johnson, Jazz, blues

  • Garvin Bushell talks about early jazz and recording with Bunk Johnson with musical example

    Garvin Bushell talks about early jazz and recording with Bunk Johnson with musical example MP3

    Garvin Bushell interviewed by Joe Williams on the program "Jump For Jazz." Garvin Bushell talks about early jazz and recording with Bunk Johnson in 1947.

    Tags: Garvin, Bushell, Joe, Williams, Bunk, Johnson, early, jazz

  • Bunk Johnson; ACE IN THE HOLE

    Bunk Johnson; ACE IN THE HOLE MP3

    Good Time Jazz No 34 (CAV 113) Bunk Johnson & The Yerba Buena Jazz Band: Bunk Johnson (tp), Turk Murphy (tb), Ellis Horne (cl), Burt Bales (p), Pat Patton ...

    Tags: Bunk Johnson, Sogaphon

  • Bunk Johnson - Talks About Funerals and plays with his Brass Band

    Bunk Johnson - Talks About Funerals and plays with his Brass Band MP3

    Brass Band recorded in George Lewis' back yard in N.O. in 1945. Bunk talks about N.O.funerals and the band plays "The Saints", "Nearer My God To Thee" and ...

    Tags: New Orleans Jazz, Bunk Johnson, George Lewis

  • High Society Recorded by trumpeter/Cornetist  Bunk Johnson

    High Society Recorded by trumpeter/Cornetist Bunk Johnson MP3

    Great recording on a Victor III of the trumpeter/cornetist Bunk Johnson. Bunk was one of Louis Armstrong's personal heroes. This is part of a series of videos of ...

    Tags: Cornet, Trumpet, Armstrong, Pops, Bunk Johnson, New Orleans, Jazz, Jass, Neil King

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