John Lee Williamson

Also known as: Sonny Boy
Appears in 24 items.
Title Contributor(s) Date Track
Blues In the Mississippi Night interviews 1947 Contributor: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Contributor: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947
Stackalee Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Life Is Like That (test) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 3
Unidentified boogie (test) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 4
Life Is Like That Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 5
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about the origins of the blues (part 1) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about the origins of the blues (part 2) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy and Sonny Boy Williamson about work songs from the swamps and bottomlands Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
I Could Hear My Name A-Ringin' Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about the blues (I) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 3
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about levee camps and Southern prisons Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about levee camps and Southern prisons / Levee camp song fragments Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about the blues (II) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 4
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about levee camps and camp bosses Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 5
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about Charlie Houlin, food in levee camps and prison farms, and violence between workers Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about violence between workers, card sharks, and dudes Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about interracial violence and sexual desire Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Story of Captain Mack and a conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about the worth of African Americans Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about ugly men (part 1) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about ugly men (part 2) Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Stories about mean and double-jointed men Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about double-jointed and even-handed men Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2
Conversation with Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson about bear hunting, rabbit hunting, chasing chickens, and old-time religion Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 1
Dirty jokes Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill); Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim); Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy) 1947-03-02 2