チャーリー・プール Charlie Poole

1920年代から30年代初めにかけて活躍したノース・キャロライナ・ランブラーズ( The North Carolina Ramblers )の中心人物でバンジョー奏者でありフォーク歌手です。1892年3月22日にヴァージニア州境近くのノース・キャロライナ州スプレイで生まれました。本名はチャールズ・プール( Charles Poole )です。若い時からバンジョーを弾いていました。やがて、1917年に義理の兄弟でフィドル奏者のPosey Rorerとギター奏者Norman Woodlieffの三人でノース・キャロライナ・ランブラーズ( The North Carolina Ramblers )を組みます。コロンビアと契約し、1825年に録音した「Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Blues」が大ヒットしました。20年代を通じてコロンビアに60曲以上を録音し、「Sweet Sunny South」、「White House Blues」、「He Rambled」、「Take a Drink on Me」などのヒットを放ち、ビル・モンローやハンク・ウィリアムズなどに大きな影響を与えました。彼は大変な大酒呑みだったので、1931年5月21日年に心臓発作を起こして亡くなりました。
Old Time Songs Recorded from 1925 to 1930
Charlie Poole
[収録曲]
  1. White House Blues
  2. Sweet Sunny South
  3. Shootin' Creek
  4. He Rambled
  5. Letter That Never Came
  6. Mountain Rebel
  7. You Ain't Talking to Me
  8. Sweet Sixteen
  9. Leaving Home
  10. Took My Girl a Walkin'
  11. Monkey on a String
  12. Ramblin' Blues
  13. Flying Clouds
  14. Falling by the Wayside
  15. Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Blues
  16. Take a Drink on Me
Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers - White House Blues ( 1926.09.20 )
Essential Charlie Poole
Charlie Poole
[収録曲]
Disk.1
  1. The Girl I Left In Sunny Tennessee
  2. The Man That Rode The Mule Around The World
  3. Can I Sleep In Your Barn Tonight Mister?
  4. Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Blues
  5. Flyin' Clouds
  6. Wild Horse
  7. Forks Of Sandy
  8. Mountain Reel
  9. Good-bye Booze
  10. Monkey On A String
  11. Too Young To Marry
  12. Ragtime Annie
  13. A Kiss Waltz
  14. Leaving Home
  15. Budded Rose
  16. There'll Come A Time
  17. White House Blues
  18. The Highwayman
  19. Hungry Hash House
  20. If I Lose, I Don't Care
Disk.2
  1. You Ain't Talkin' To Me
  2. Coon From Tennessee
  3. The Letter That Never Came
  4. Take A Drink On Me
  5. Falling By The Wayside
  6. Sunset March
  7. Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Medley
  8. A Young Boy Left His Home One Day
  9. My Wife Went Away And Left Me
  10. Husband & Wife Were Angry One Night
  11. Ramblin' Blues
  12. Old And Only In The Way
  13. Shootin' Creek
  14. Baltimore Fire
  15. Sweet Sunny South
  16. He Rambled
  17. The Highlanders
  18. Richmond Square
  19. Flop Eared Mule
  20. Lynchburg Town
Disk.3
  1. The Brave Engineer
  2. Dark Eyes
  3. Willie, Poor Boy
  4. When The Bees Are In Hive
  5. Daises Won't Tell
  6. The Wreck Of The Virginian No 3
  7. I Cannot Call Her Mother
  8. Pearl Bryant
  9. Bill Mason
  10. Kitty Blye
  11. The Bluefield Murder
  12. I'll Be There, Mary Dear
  13. What Is Home Without Love?
  14. As We Sat Beneath The Maple On The Hill
  15. San Antonio
  16. What Is A Home Without Babies?
  17. A Trip To New York (Part 1)
  18. A Trip To New York (Part 2)
  19. A Trip To New York (Part 3)
  20. A Trip To New York (Part 4)
Disk.4
  1. Just Pickin'
  2. Beckley Rag
  3. Underneath The Sugar Moon
  4. Lonesome Weary Blues
  5. Sweet Sixteen
  6. My Gypsy Girl
  7. The Only Girl I Ever Loved
  8. Write A Letter To My Mother
  9. If The River Was Whiskey
  10. It's Moving Day
  11. Southern Medley
  12. Honeysuckle
  13. Greasy Wagon
  14. Mother's Waltz
  15. Back To The Blue Ridge
  16. Goodbye Sweet Liza Jane
  17. Look Before You Leap
  18. Just Keep Waiting Till The Good Time Comes
  19. Mother's Last Farewell Kiss
  20. Where The Whippoorwill Is Whispering Good-Night
Charlie Poole - The Letter That Never Came
Charlie Poole - Good Bye Mary Dear