Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia question

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To: Jack O'Quin <jack.oquin@...>
Cc: Linux Audio Users List <linux-audio-user@...>
Date: Friday, February 5, 2010 - 12:53 am

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Thanks for the quick reply, Jack.=0A=0ABut was Elvis singing straight "Blac=
k" blues or "Rockabilly"?=A0 And didn't they have to coin the phrase "Rocka=
billy" just to describe what Elvis was doing?=0A=0AHere's the link I was lo=
oking at:=0Ahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rockabilly#Elvis_Presley=0A=0AIt m=
entions the Sun Records and Sam Phillips in Memphis, Tennessee, under the E=
lvis section.=A0 It also=A0refers to the "uptempo" beat of the music.=A0 Wo=
uld you consider such music as Blues?=A0 Or is it way too fast to be Blues?=
=0A=0ABest,=0AStephen.=0A=0A=0A=0A________________________________=0AFrom: =
Jack O'Quin =0ATo: Stephen Stubbs =0ACc: Linux Audio Users List =0ASent: Thu, February 4, 2010 6:24:35 PM=0ASubject: Re: [LAU] Blues mus=
ic trivia question=0A=0AOn Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 5:57 PM, Stephen Stubbs=0A wrote:=0A> Question:=A0 Can you name any America=
n White person (male or female), who grew=0A> up within 100 miles of the Mi=
ssissippi River, and put out a record in that=0A> region (doing the recordi=
ng in New York City for example, doesn't count),=0A> before the signing=A0o=
f the Civil Rights Act of 1964?=0A>=0A> Please name the artist, the record =
title, and the date of release.=0A=0AElvis Presley.=A0 Pick any of the Sun =
Records titles.=0A-- =0Ajoq=0A
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Thanks for the quick reply, Jack.=0A <=
/DIV>=0ABut was Elvis singing straight "Black" blues or "Rockabilly"?&=
nbsp; And didn't they have to coin the phrase "Rockabilly" just to describe=
what Elvis was doing?=0AHere's the link I was looking at:=0Ahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rockabilly#Elvis_Presley=0A&=
nbsp;=0AIt mentions the Sun Records and Sam Phillips in Memphis,=
Tennessee, under the Elvis section.  It also refers to the "upte=
mpo" beat of the music.  Would you consider such music as Blues? =
Or is it way too fast to be Blues?=0A =0ABest,<=
/DIV>=0AStephen.=0A=0A=
=0A=0AFrom: Ja=
ck O'Quin <jack.oquin@gmail.com>To: Stephen Stubbs <theother1510@sbcglobal.net>=
Cc: Linux Audio Users List &lt=
;linux-audio-user@lists.linuxaudio.org>Sent: Thu, February 4, 2010 6:24:35 PMSubject: Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia que=
stionOn Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 5:57 PM, Stephen Stubbs<<=
A href=3D"mailto:theother1510@sbcglobal.net" ymailto=3D"mailto:theother1510=
@sbcglobal.net">theother1510@sbcglobal.net> wrote:> Question:=
  Can you name any American White person (male or female), who grew> up within 100 miles of the Mississippi River, and put out a record in=
that> region (doing the recording in New York City for example, doe=
sn't count),>
before the signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964?>> P=
lease name the artist, the record title, and the date of release.El=
vis Presley.  Pick any of the Sun Records titles.-- joq
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[LAU] Blues music trivia question, Stephen Stubbs, (Thu Feb 4, 11:57 pm)
Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia question, Jack O'Quin, (Fri Feb 5, 12:24 am)
Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia question, Stephen Stubbs, (Fri Feb 5, 12:53 am)
Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia question, Jan Depner, (Fri Feb 5, 2:34 am)
Re: [LAU] Blues music trivia question, Stephen Stubbs, (Fri Feb 5, 4:53 am)