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Roosevelt Sykes

Born: 
01/31/1906
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Died: 
07/17/1983
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Years Active: 
1921-1983
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Roosevelt Sykes was an American blues musician, also known as "The Honeydripper". He was a successful and prolific cigar-chomping blues piano player, whose rollicking thundering boogie-woogie was highly influential.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Roosevelt Sykes Recording Session 03/01/1960 Van Gelder Studio Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Roosevelt Sykes Recording Session 03/02/1960 Van Gelder Studio Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Roosevelt Sykes Recording Session 09/14/1960 Van Gelder Studio Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/06/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/07/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/08/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/09/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/10/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 03/11/1962 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/21/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/22/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/23/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/24/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/25/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
Roosevelt Sykes / Logan English 05/26/1963 Gerde's Folk City Greenwich Village New York USA
4th American Folk-Blues Festival 10/16/1965 Newcastle City Hall Newcastle Tyne & Wear England
American Blues Festival 09/28/1966 Royal Albert Hall London South Kensington England
American Blues Festival 09/29/1966 Free Trade Hall Manchester Greater Manchester England
Pittsburgh Blues Festival 02/20/1971 Carnegie Music Hall Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roosevelt Sykes 03/10/1974 Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn New York USA