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Blind Uncle Gaspard

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Blind Uncle Gaspard

Blind Uncle Gaspard has been played on NTS shows including Lukid, with Assi Dans La Fenetre De Ma Chambre (Sitting In The Window Of My Room) first played on 11 December 2014.

A blind vocalist and guitarist from Louisiana, Alcide "Blind Uncle" Gaspard alternated between string-band music (in a band with his brothers) and traditional Cajun balladry on his recordings for Vocalion. Born in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, in 1880, Gaspard formed his first band with his brothers Victor and Amade. When he began recording in the late 1920s though, it was as a backing guitarist for fiddler Delma Lachney. He also recorded on his own…

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Sur Le Borde De L'eau
Blind Uncle Gaspard
Vocalion0
Sur Le Borde De L'eau
Blind Uncle GaspardVocalion0
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Mercredi Soir Passé
Blind Uncle Gaspard
Vocalion0
Mercredi Soir Passé
Blind Uncle GaspardVocalion0
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Sur Le Borde De L'Eau (On The Waters Edge)
Blind Uncle Gaspard
Mississippi Records2014
Sur Le Borde De L'Eau (On The Waters Edge)
Blind Uncle GaspardMississippi Records2014
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Assi Dans La Fenetre De Ma Chambre (Sitting In The Window Of My Room)
Blind Uncle Gaspard
Mississippi Records2014
Assi Dans La Fenetre De Ma Chambre (Sitting In The Window Of My Room)
Blind Uncle GaspardMississippi Records2014
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Natchitocheo
Blind Uncle Gaspard
Vocalion0
Natchitocheo
Blind Uncle GaspardVocalion0
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