Top Kokomo Arnold Albums
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A As in Arnold, Kokomo, Vol. 1
A As in Arnold, Kokomo, Vol. 1
[2012]
Milk Cow Blues
Milk Cow Blues
[2010]
The Ultimate Jazz Archive 12: Kokomo Arnold, Vol. 4
The Ultimate Jazz Archive 12: Kokomo Arnold, Vol. 4
[2007]
original Kokomo Blues
original Kokomo Blues
[2006]
Kokomo Arnold, Vol. 1 (1930-1935)
Kokomo Arnold, Vol. 1 (1930-1935)
[1991]
Related Information for Kokomo Arnold
Kokomo Arnold (James Arnold, Lovejoy's Station, Georgia, February 15, 1901 – Chicago, Illinois, November 8, 1968) was an American blues musician. A left-handed slide guitarist, his intense slide style of playing and rapid-fire vocal style set him apart from his contemporaries.He got his nickname in 1934 after releasing "Old Original Kokomo Blues" for the Decca label; it was a cover of the Scrapper Blackwell blues song about the city of Kokomo, Indiana. Having learned the basics of the guitar from his cousin, John Wiggs, Arnold began playing in the early 1920s as a sideline while he worked as a farmhand in Buffalo, New York, and as a steelworker in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 1929 he moved to Chicago and set up a bootl... read more