Kokomo Arnold  (1901-1968)
Last updated: 09.10.23
p_arnoldk.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, James [Kokomo] Arnold was an American blues musician and left-handed slide guitarist born in Lovejoy's Station, Georgia. His nickname derives from the 1934 cover release of Old Original Kokomo Blues by Scrapper Blackwell which is a blues song about the city of Kokomo, Indiana.
James Arnold died attack in Chicago.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 35 works by Kokomo Arnold (1901-1968). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Back Door Blues 1934
Back to the Woods 1934
Front Door Blues 1934
Milk Cow Blues 1934
Old Original Kokomo Blues 1934
Paddlin' Madeline Blues 1934
Rainy Night Blues 1934
Sagefied Woman Blues 1934
Big Leg Mama 1935
Biscuit Roller Blues 1935
Black Annie 1935
Black Money Blues 1935
Busy Bootin' 1935
Chain Gang Blues 1935
Feels So Good 1935
Hobo Blues 1935
Title Year Attribution Remarks
How Long How Long Blues 1935
Lonesome Southern Blues 1935
Monday Morning Blues 1935
Slop Jar Blues 1935
Southern Railroad Blues 1935
Things 'Bout Coming My Way 1935
Twelves, The 1935
You Should Not 'A Done It 1935
I'll Be Up Someday 1936
My Gal's Been Foolin' Me 1936
Try Some Of That 1936
Back on the Job 1937
Big Ship Blues 1937
Set Down Gal 1937
Kid Man Blues 1938
Midnight Blues 1938
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Tired Of Running From Door To Door 1938
Your Ways And Actions 1938
Sissy Man Blues ?  youtube15.jpg
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