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Thread #113942 Message #2427946
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
01-Sep-08 - 04:15 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Ballad of the Cowpuncher (Genny Haley)
Subject: RE: Origins: I Am an Old Cow Puncher (Genny Haley?)
She worked with others at times.
From The Bay Years, vol. 1; La Valse de Bayou Teche (pd) from Bay 217, "Ladies Choice" by Any Old Time [String Band]. 1980, Sue Draheim-fiddle, Kate Brislin-lead vocal & guitar, Genny Haley - harmony vocal and triangle, Barbara Montoro-bass, Will Scarlett-harmonica. Arhoolie Records.
At www.suedraheim.com/sdgallery.htm, scroll down and there is a rather poor photo of her with three others.
The "Ballad of the Cowpuncher," a clip on the John Roberts and Tony Barrand cd "Live at Holsteins!"
Earl Scheelar's Zenith Jazz Band. Dist. by City Hall, personnel included Genny Haley-vocals.
She wrote "Some Days You Just Can't Win," which is on a Jane Voss "Get to the Heart" cd.
No bio. found.