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Rev. Gary Davis - Blues & Ragtime flac album

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Performer: Rev. Gary Davis
Title: Blues & Ragtime
Country: US
Released: 1993
Style: Country Blues, East Coast Blues
Category: Blues / Folk, Country
Rating: 4.8 ✦

Reverend Gary Davis, also Blind Gary Davis (born Gary D. Davis, April 30, 1896 – May 5, 1972), was a blues and gospel singer who was also proficient on the banjo, guitar and harmonica. His fingerpicking guitar style influenced many other artists. His students include Stefan Grossman, David Bromberg, Steve Katz, Roy Book Binder, Larry Johnson, Nick Katzman, Dave Van Ronk, Rory Block, Ernie Hawkins, Larry Campbell, Bob Weir, Woody Mann, and Tom Winslow.

Gary Davis ‎– Blues & Ragtime. Label: Shanachie ‎– 97024. Series: Guitar Artistry –. Format: CD, Compilation. Composed By, Adapted By – Rev. Gary Davis. Liner Notes – Duck Baker. Photography By – Brian Shuel, George Pickow. Transcription By, Producer – Stefan Grossman. Recorded at different locations 1962 - 1966.

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Gary Davis is the real thing. The authentic blind-seer. He was a genius with a brightly burning spirit, enormous musical intelligence, technical brilliance, an encyclopedic memory, driving passion, deep faith, a raunchy and gracious sense of humor. Ernie Hawkins has transcribed 13 of Rev. Davis's best known blues and ragtime arrangements. Tunes such as Candyman, Cocaine Blues, Hesitation Blues, Baby Let Me Lay It on You, Spoonful and Delia are included alongside the ragtime instrumental tour de forces of Slow Drag (Cincinnati Flow Rag) and Make Believe Stunt (Maple Leaf Rag). The playing of Rev. Davis has influenced generations of guitar players from Blind Boy Fuller to Dave Van Ronk, Bob Dylan, David Bromberg, Ry Cooder, Jorma Kaukonen, Bob Weir, Stefan Grossman and Woody Mann.

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1 Walkin' Dog Blues 5:10
2 Cincinnati Flow Rag 4:40
3 She's Funny That Way 7:01
4 Whoopin' Blues 4:06
5 Twelve Sticks 2:50
6 Children Of Zion 5:03
7 Buck Rag 2:40
8 Hesitation Blues 11:52
9 C-Rag 2:58
10 Baby, Let Me Lay It On You 3:48
11 Cocaine Blues 2:24
12 Buck Dance 2:54
13 Candyman 2:57
14 Wall Hollow Blues 3:55
15 Little Boy, Little Boy Who Made Your Britches 2:45
16 Whistlin' Blues 6:53

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Shanachie Entertainment


  • Composed By, Adapted By – Rev. Gary Davis
  • Liner Notes – Duck Baker
  • Photography By – Brian Shuel, George Pickow
  • Transcription By, Producer – Stefan Grossman


Recorded at different locations 1962 - 1966.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 016351972422
  • Label Code: LC 5762

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SH-97024 Rev. Gary Davis Blues And Ragtime ‎(Cass, Comp) Shanachie SH-97024 US 1993