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Abner Jay

Abner Jay

Abner Jay

Abner Jay has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 25 January 2015. Abner Jay's music has been featured on 16 episodes.

Abner Wingate Jay (July 15, 1921 – November 4, 1993) was an American multi-instrumentalist from Georgia, best known for performing eccentric, blues infused folk music as a one man band. Common instruments on Jay's recordings include harmonica, drum kit, a six-string banjo (that Jay claimed was made in 1748), and the “bones”, which were chicken and cow bones that had been bleached in the sun and used to create percussion.

Jay was born in Fitzgerald, Georgia. His father and grandfather were both…

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My Middle Name Is The Blues
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2011
My Middle Name Is The Blues
Abner JayMississippi Records2011
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I'm So Depressed
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2009
I'm So Depressed
Abner JayMississippi Records2009
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Cocaine
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2009
Cocaine
Abner JayMississippi Records2009
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I,m (sic) So Depressed Blues
Abner Jay
Not On Label1993
I,m (sic) So Depressed Blues
Abner JayNot On Label1993
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My Baby’s Coming Back To Me
Abner Jay
FACT Magazine2017
My Baby’s Coming Back To Me
Abner JayFACT Magazine2017
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Depression
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2010
Depression
Abner JayMississippi Records2010
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Starving To Death On My Governemnt Claim
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2010
Starving To Death On My Governemnt Claim
Abner JayMississippi Records2010
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Lord Randal
Abner Jay
Mississippi Records2010
Lord Randal
Abner JayMississippi Records2010
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The Thresher
Abner Jay
London Records, London American Recordings1963
The Thresher
Abner JayLondon Records, London American Recordings1963
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Cotton Fields
Abner Jay
Brandie Records1974
Cotton Fields
Abner JayBrandie Records1974
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