Son House Clarksdale, Mississippi

Nobody knows when Eddie James "Son" House, Jr. was born. Initially very involved in the church, he didn't embrace the blues until much later in life. In 1930, House made his first recordings for Paramount Records during a session for Charlie Patton. Sadly sales were not forthcoming, Son House disappeared - but it is these recordings to which you are now listening, re appreciated and rediscovered ... more

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