The tenth of 11 Document CDs covering all of Big Bill Broonzy's prewar sessions as a leader has three dates (resulting in 14 songs) in which Broonzy is joined by the reliable pianist Joshua Altheimer and either drummer Fred Williams or Washboard Sam on washboard. Altheimer died unexpectedly later that summer; the other two sets included on this CD have either Blind John Davis or Memphis Slim in Altheimer's place, and the trio is rounded off by either drummer Williams or bassist Ransom Knowling. Although Big Bill did not evolve much during 1940, he was near the peak of his popularity.
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Popular albums by this artist. Complete Recorded Works, Vol. 7 (1937-1938). Vol. 3: The War and Post War Years 1940-51. An Evening with Big Bill Broonzy, Vol. 1. See all albums. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
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