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King Solomon Hill

King Solomon Hill has been played on NTS in shows including Death Is Not The End, featured first on 13 February 2016. Songs played include Down On My Bended Knee (take 1).

King Solomon Hill (1897, McComb, Mississippi - 1949, Sibley, Louisiana) was a bluesman who recorded a small handful of songs in 1932. Hill is speculated to have been Joe Holmes, a self-taught guitarist from Mississippi. He fused the styles of his friends Sam Collins and Ramblin' Thomas (respectively, south Mississippi and east Texas/Louisiana musicians), and elements from Blind Lemon Jefferson, into the eerie bottleneck guitar sound that accompanied his chilling falsetto on his…

Down On My Bended Knee (take 1)
King Solomon Hill
Wolf Records0
Down On My Bended Knee (take 1)
King Solomon HillWolf Records0