Cow Cow Davenport

Fred Dabney fdabney@NMSU.EDU
Wed Dec 9 14:59:48 EST 1998


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>John wrote:
>>Would anybody like to discuss Cow Cow Davenport?
>Sure. How did he come by the name of Cow Cow?
>
>Where was he from--and who were his influences, and is he considered a
>big influence on any other Blues
>musicians?


And, while on the topic, weren't there two "Cow Cow"?  Sort of like the two
SBWs?
He was a fine boogie style piano player, at least the one on some Milestone
LP boogie anthologies I have.

"Cow Cow Boogie" did become a hit outside its limited original audience.  I
think even the Andrews Sisters (gad!) had a big record of it...

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