:: Title :: Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy (II)
:: Genre :: banjo tune
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Hemphill, Sid [banjo, five-string, vocal]
:: Setting :: The home of Sid Hemphill
:: Location :: Senatobia (Tate County), Mississippi (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Mississippi Hill Country
:: Session :: Senatobia I 9/59
:: Date :: 9/22/1959
:: Reference Information :: T896.0, Track 4 (00:03:39)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Old-time black string-band tunes, reels and breakdowns played by Lucius Smith and Sid Hemphill. Lomax first recorded Hemphill's band (of which Smith was a member) at a picnic in Sledge, Mississippi, in 1942. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Several verses from "Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy," which Hemphill had recorded for Lomax with his band in 1942. Identified on tape box as "Don't Let My Rabbit Get Away." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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