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The Southland Six
The Southland SixThe Southland Six was a pseudonym for The Original Memphis Five.


Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
Blue Eyed Blues 5-1922 New York, New York Pathe Actuelle
Ivy (Cling To Me)
(Jones / Johnson / Rogers)
12-2-1922 New York, New York Vocalion
B 14476
Rose Of Bombay 5-1922 New York, New York Pathe Actuelle
Runnin’ Wild
(Joe Grey / A. Harrington Gibbs)
12-2-1922 New York, New York Vocalion
A 14476

The Southland Six

Artist Instrument
Larry Briers Piano
Nathan Glantz or Benny Krueger Alto Saxophone
Jules Levy Jr. Cornet
Jimmy Lytell Clarinet
Miff Mole Trombone
Jack Roth Drums
Phil Napoleon Trumpet
Frank Signorelli Piano
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