Strix the harbinger
guards the exit gate, quizzing all
Who will pass this night?

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Context and Sam Phillips's tribute.






A remastered 1944 recording. The first Rock n Roll recording?

2 comments:

Margadant said...

Liked her very much, but I prefer Sleepy LaBeef's version of "Stange Things Happening Every Day."

reverend dick said...

Dayum! She's like a rocking Mahalia Jackson. I like this.