Tox Tunes #25: Cocaine Blues (Luke Jordan 1927)

July 12, 2010, 11:34 am

Samuel Charters described the songs of Luke Jordan (1892 – 1952) as having “a beautiful sweetness and a kind of wry wistfulness that made them unforgettable”.  Jordan was popular during the 1920s in the area around Lynchburg, Virginia. He did sessions for Victor Records both in Charlotte NC and New York City.

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