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Bill Nettles
and His Dixie Blue Boys
Born:  March 13, 1907
Died:  April 5, 1967

Long about 1954 or so, Bill Nettles was playing his kind of hillbilly music for the folks over radio station KNOE out of Monroe, Louisiana. They were calling him "Hadacol Boogie" back then. Bill and his band, the Dixie Blueboys were also appearing on KNOE-TV and doing personal appearances throughout the Southwest in those days.

He had just cut a few sides for the Diamond Recording Company then, over in Jackson, Mississippi. Some of those titles included:

  • When My Kitten Starts Cattin' Around
  • Rhumba A Little Bit of Everything
  • Be Fair With Your Heart
  • Don't Let YOur Lips Say Yes (Your Heart Say No)

Credits & Sources

  • Country Song Roundup No. 32; June 1954; American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT.

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Recordings
 
Columbia
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  20309 A Sugar Baby Blues
  20309 B She's Selling What She Used To Give Away
  37732 A She's Selling What She Used To Give Away
  37732 B Sugar Baby Blues
 
Conqueror
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  9188 A Sugar Baby Blues
  9188 B She's Selling What She Used To Give Away
 
Mercury
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  6190 A Hadacol Boogie
  6190 B I'm Footloose Now And Free To Run
  6209 A Do Right Daddy
  6209 B Why Don't You Haul Off And Love Me
  6249 A I Hauled Off And Loved Her
  6249 B Life's Road Of Sorrow
  6275 A Hadacol Bounce
  6275 B When Your Own Love Ain't Around
  6330 A Push And Pull Boogie
  6350 B Smiles Won't Hide An Achin' Heart
 
RCA Victor
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  20-1846 A Master Minded Mama
  20-1846 B You Walked Away With My Heart
  20-1989 A Tears Have Washed Away Your Smile
  20-1989 B Trouble's All I've Ever Known
 
Starday
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  174 A Wine-O Boogie
  174 B Gumbo Mumbo
 
Vocalion
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  03634 A My Cross Eyed Nancy Jane
  03634 B Shake It And Take It
  03662 A Just A Little Lovin
  03662 B No Daddy Blues
  03694 A I Miss The Girl That Misses Me
  03694 B Oxford (Mississippi) Blues
  03857 A Lazy River Moon
  03857 B A Heart That Is Broken For You
  03903 A Answer To Wondering
  03903 B When We Kissed And Said Good-Bye
  03952 A Answer To Blue Eyes
  03952 B Louisiana Moon
  04012 A Where The Sweet Magnolias Bloom
  04012 B Early Morning Blues
  04075 A She's Running Wild
  04075 B The Prisoner's Farewell
  04615 A High Steppin' Mama
  04615 B Big Shot Daddy Blues
  04655 A She's Selling What She Used To Give Away
  04655 B Sugar Baby Blues
  04757 A Why Do The Men Love The Women
  04757 B Turn About Swing


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