Joe Scott

Trumpet, Arranger, Bandleader, Producer

Date of Birth:  December 2, 1924    Texarkana, AR

Date of Death:  March 6, 1979    Culver City, CA

Place of Burial:  Inglewood Park

                         720 East Florence Avenue

                         Los Angeles, CA 90301

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown

BIBLIOGRAPHY

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Bradley, Andy and Roger Wood.  House of Hits. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010.

Bogdanov, Vladimir et al. (Ed.). All Music Guide to The Blues. San Francisco: Backbeat Books, 2003, 3rd Edition.

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     https://www.pressreader.com/usa/houston-chronicle/20130625/282196533527820. Accessed June 11, 2017.

Gaines, Grady and Rod Evans. I’ve Been Out There. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2015.

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______. The Early Years Of Rhythm & Blues. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Limited, 2004.

______. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.

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Lauterbach, Preston. The Chitlin’ Circuit and the Road to Rock ‘N’ Roll. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2011.

Leadbitter, Michael (Ed.). Nothin’ But the Blues. London: Hanover Books Ltd., 1971.

Lomax, John Nova. “Remembering Bobby “Blue” Bland,” Texas Monthly, January 27, 2015.      

     http://www.texasmonthly.com/articles/remembering-bobby-blue-bland/. Accessed June 11, 2017.

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Sporke, Michael. Big Mama Thornton: The Life and Music. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., 2014.

Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.

Joe Scott promotional picture from Duke/Peacock Records: An Illustrated History with Discography

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