Jim Jackson

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    I Heard the Voice of a Pork ChopJim Jackson
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    He's In The Jailhouse NowJim Jackson
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    OLD DOG BLUEJim Jackson
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    When I Woke Up This Morning She Was Gone (Remastered 2002)Jim Jackson
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    Jim Jackson's Kansas City Blues, Pt. 1Jim Jackson
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        Jim Jackson was a singing guitarist with a folk and blues repertoire as vast as Huddie Ledbetter's and a pre- to early-20th century minstrel-like manner similar to that of Henry Thomas. Enormously popular for a short while thanks to the competitive efforts of agents working for the Victor and Vocalion record companies, Jackson became regionally famous in Memphis and Chicago during the '20s, then went back home during the Great Depression and died in 1937. Home was the town of He... Read more

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