MOUND CITY BLUE BLOWERS

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The Mound City Blue Blowers were an American novelty jazz ensemble, formed in St. Louis, Missouri and given its nickname. It was co-founded by Red McKenzie and Jack Bland and performed during in the 1920s and 1930s.

First assembled in 1923, the group's original members were Red McKenzie playing comb and tissue paper, Dick Slevin on kazoo, and Jack Bland on banjo. The band also included, in lieu of a drum kit, a traveler's suitcase played with foot and whisk brooms. Their debut recording, the 1924 release "Arkansas Blues" b/w "Blue Blues", was a hit in the Midwest. They recorded twelve tunes in 1924 and 1925; Frankie Trumbauer and Eddie Lang played on some of the tracks.

In 1929-1931 the group also made at least two short performance films: The Opry House (1929) and Nine O'Clock Folks (1931), which included "I Ain't Got Nobody","Let Me Call You Sweeheart," "My Gal Sal" and
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MOUND CITY BLUE BLOWERS The Chonogical Classics: Mound City Blue Blowers 1935-39 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Chonogical Classics: Mound City Blue Blowers 1935-39
Classic (1920s) Jazz 1997
MOUND CITY BLUE BLOWERS Mound City Blue Blowers: 1935-1936 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Mound City Blue Blowers: 1935-1936
Classic (1920s) Jazz 1998
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Hot Comb & Tin Can
Classic (1920s) Jazz 2005

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Tiger Rag / Deep Second Street Blues
Classic (1920s) Jazz 1925

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