Gary Davis

Gary Davis

Gary Davis

Gary Davis

Gary Davis

Other Names: Blind Gary, "Blind" Gary Davis, Reverend Gary Davis, Rev. "Blind" Gary D. Davis

Personal: Mother: Evelina ..., Father: John Davis

* Apr. 30, 1896 Laurens SC
born on farm between Clinton and Laurens SC - suffered on ulcerated eyes and was partially blinded at 2 months of age - taught himself harmonica at 5 years of age, banjo at 6, guitar at 7 - raised mostly by his grandmother, worked outside of music on farm with occasional local parties, picnics in the area and frequent singingat Center Raven Baptist Church, Gray Court SC
1910 into 20s - frequently worked in local string band with Will Bonds and Blind Willie Walker, Greenville SC
c1914/15 - attended Cedat Springs School for Blind People, where he probably learned to play piano and to read Braille, a hearing problem was stated, Spartanburg SC
1919 - married with Mary Hendrix (till c1924) - worked as street singer, Greenville SC
by 1926 - was totally blind
late 20s - worked as street singer, Asheville NC
c1930
- moved to Durham NC to work outside music
1933 - ordained minister of Free Baptist Connection Church, Washington NC
early 30s - toured as singing gospel preacher working at camp meetings, revival meets, country churches and streets through Carolina
c1931/32 - taught Blind Boy Fuller guitar
1932-35 - working at streets, parties, dances, chittlin' struts and churches, working with Blind Boy Fuller, Durham NC
1935 - recorded for ARC blues and religious songs, NYC
c1937 - met Sonny Terry
1940 - moved to NYC becoming ordained minister of Missionary Baptist Connection Church
into 1940s - frequently worked as singing preacher on local streets, folk concerts and local radio
1943 - married Annie Belle Wright
c1945 - recorded for Asch
c1948 - worked as teacher at Brownie McGhee's Home of the Blues Music school, NYC
1949 - recorded for Lenox
1940s/50s - continued working as singing street preacher in NYC area
1950 - worked at Ledbelly Memorial concert, Town Hall NYC
1954 - recorded for Stinson, NYC
1956 - recorded for Riverside, NYC
1957 - recorded for Folk-Lyric, NYC - Folk Lyric 125, Pure Religion and Bad Company released
1958 - worked at Folk Concert, Boston MA - at Carnegie Hall NYC
1959 - worked at Newpor Folk Festival, Newport RI -at Mariposa Folk Festival Toronto CAN
1960 - worked at Town Hall, NYC
1960/61 - recorded for Bluesville-Prestige, NYC
c1961 - worked at Mother Blues, Chicago IL - at First Step, Tucson AZ - at Retort Club, Detroit MI - at Second Fret, Philadelphia PA - at Golden Vanity, Boston MA
1961 - Riverside 148, Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs released - Bluesville 1015, Harlem Street Singer released - Bluesville 1032, A Little More Faith released
1961-63 - worked at Philadelphia Folk Festival, Paoli PA
1962 - worked at Purple Onion, Toronto CAN - at Pot Pourri, Montreal CAN - at Swarthmore College, Swarthmore PA - Bluesville 1049, Say No To the Devil released
1963 - worked as assistant pastor of True Heart Baptist Church, Brony NY - worked at here Coffeehouse, Minneapolis MN - at Gerdes Folk City, NYC - at Le Hibon Club, Ottawa CAN - at Cafe Yana, Boston MA - Stinson 56, The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp released
1964 - recorded for Folkways - worked at Cabale Club, Berkeley CA - at Hunter College, NYC - at Village Corner, Toronto CAN - at University of California Folk Concert, Los Angeles CA - at Mariposa Folk Festival, Bohemian Embassy Coffee House, Toronto CAN - toured with Blues Caravan through England - appeared in the short movie Blind Gary Davis in New York - Prestige 14033, The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis released - Xtra 1009, Rev. Gary Davis/Short Stuff Macon released
1965 - worked at The Ark, Vancouver CAN - at Newport Folk Festival, Newport RI - at Imbroglio, at Jordan Hall, Boston MA - at Club 47, Cambridge MA - at Carnegie Hall, NYC - at Philadelphia Folk Festival, Spring Mount PA - toured through England
1965/66 - worked at Gaslight Cafe, NYC
1966 - recorded for Folkways, NYC - worked at University of Chicago Folklore Society Festival, Chicago IL - at Ash Grove, Los Angeles CA - at Rheingold Music Festival NYC
1967 - worked at Mariposa Folk Festival, Toronto CAN - appeared with Pete Seeger in Rainbow Quest, WNDT-TV, NYC - appeared in movie Reverend Gary Davis - Vanguard 3008, At Newport released
c1968
- worked at Harvard University, Cambridge MA
1968 - worked at North Carolina Baptist Convention - at Michigan State University, East Lansing MI - at Newport Folk Festival, Newport RI - Fontana 914, Bring Your Money, Honey! released
1969 - recorded for Adelphi, Silver Spring MD - worked at Electric Circus NYC - at Phildelphia Folk Festival, Schwenksville PA - at ash Grove, Los Angeles CA - at The Onion, Toronto CAN - at Quiet Knight, Chicago IL - toured through England
1970 - worked at Back Door Coffee House, Montreal CAN - at Temple Universoty, Philadelphia PA - at Berkeley Blues Fesival, Berkeley CA - appeared on Like It Is, ABC-TV, in documentary Black Roots
1971 - recorded for Biograph - worked at University of Pittsburgh Blues Festival, Pittsbourgh PA - at Cambridge Folk Festival and others, Cambridge UK - at Festival of American Folklife, Washington DC - Transatlantic 244, Ragtime Guitar released - Biograph 12030, The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel released
1971/72 - worked with Sister Davis, at Little Mt Moriah Baptist Church, NYC - frequently worked at local concert and college dates, New York, New Jersey area
1972 - appeared in French movie Blind Gary Davis
May 5, 1972 while on the way to a concert date in Newtonville NJ he sufferd heart attack, died at William Kessler Memorial Hospital, Hammonton NJ
buried Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook NY

Instruments: harmonica, banjo, guitar, piano

Influences: Blind Blake, Craig Fowler

Influenced: Roy Bookbinder, Bull City Red, Andy Cohen, Ry Cooder, Donovan, Bob Dylan, Blind Boy Fuller, George Gritzbach, Stefan Grossman, Hot Tuna, Larry Johnson, Nick Katzman, Dave Lieberson, Brownie McGhee, Ralph McTell, Taj Mahal, Woody Mann, Al Mattes, Keb Mo, Alec Seward, Tarheel Slim, John Townley, Dave Van Ronk, John Weiss

Sources:
Wikipedia
Blues Who's Who
Dixon, Robert M.W.: Blues & Gospel Records 1890-1943
Fancourt, Les. McGrath, Bob: The Blues Discography 1943-70
Ford, Robert. McGrath, Bob: The Blues Discography 1971-2000
Leadbitter, Mike. Slaven, Neil: Blues Records 1943 to 1970. A Selective Discography
Tilling, Robert: Oh What a Beautiful City: A Tribute to Reverend Gary Davis, 2010
reverendgarydavis.com

 

Songs (with date of recording and first release):

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Ain't It A Crying Shame?
1935.07.24 -- NYC - 17867-1 ARC 35-10-32 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g)
All Night Long
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Amazing Grace
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
The Angel's Message To Me
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17897-2 ARC 6-11-63 - Blind Gary (v,g)

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Baby, I Don't Have To Worry ('Cause That Stuff Is Here)
1935.07.23 -- NYC - 17861-1 ARC 35-10-17 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g)
Baby, Let Me Lay It On You
1968.00.00 -- Ann Arbor MI - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Baby, What You Going To Do
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Baby You Gotta Change Your Mind
1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17874-1 ARC 6-03-60 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g), Bull City Red (wb)
Babylon Is Falling
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Bad Company (Brought Me Here)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Banjo Instrumental
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (bj)
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g,h)
Be Mindful Of Your Sacrament
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Bill Bailey
1962-66 -- NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (g)
Birmingham Special (Birdshead Special)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (h)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (h)
Black Woman And Poison Blues
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17901-1 ARC 6-02-56 - Bull City Red (v,g), Blind Gary Davis? (g)
Blow Gabriel
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Blues
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Blues In A
1963 or 1968 -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (g)
Blues In C
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Blues In E
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
The Boy Was Kissing the Girl (And Playing the Guitar At the Same Time)
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
1968.00.00 -- Ann Arbor MI - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Buck Dance
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (g)
Buck Rag
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
By And By I'm Going To See the King
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2450 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Candy Man (Candyman)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis (bj)
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (g), Larry Breezer (g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Can't Be Satisfied
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
CC Rider
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (g)
Children Go Where I Send Thee
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Children Of Zion
1962.00.00 - NYC - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Church Service (Hymn, Prayer, Song, Sermon)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Cincinnati Flow Rag
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Cincinnati Slow Rag
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
Civil War Parade
1945 - NYC - Asch 4, on: The Asch Recordings, 1939-1945 Vol.2 (released 1967) - Gary Davis (g)
(Cocain) Coco Blues
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1962.00.00 -- Cambrige MA - Shanachie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 7, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1991) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1963 or 1968 -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
mid 1960s -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Come Down and See Me Sometime
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Come Over To See Me Sometime
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Coon Chase
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (h)
The Coon Hunt
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (h)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g,h)
Courtin' Boy
1964.00.00 -- Berkeley CA - Arhoolie 518, on: Hear Me Howling! Blues, Ballads, and Beyond as recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s (released 2011) - Gary Davis (v,g)
C-Rag
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
Cross And Evil Woman Blues
1935.07.23 -- NYC - 17860-1 ARC 35-10-16 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Crow Jane
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (g)
Crucifixion
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Simsonian/Folkways 40035, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released 1991) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Dark Town Strutter's Ball
1962-70 -- ? - Kicking Mule/Sonet SNKF 102, on: Some People Play Guitar Like A Lot Of People Don't (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Death Don't Have No Mercy
(Gary Davis)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2449 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
mid 1960s -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Death Is Ridin' Every Day
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Delia
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Devil's Dream
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (bj)
Don't Know Where To Go
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Don't Let My Baby Catch You Here
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Don't Move My Bed Till the Holy Ghost Come
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2454 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
Down By the River
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Eagle Rocking Blues
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Earth Have No Sorrow
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2452 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (g)
Evening Sun Goes Down

1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)

Fast Blues In A
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Fast Fox Trot
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g
Fast Stepping Time
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Fontana 3542, on: Sun Is Going Down (released 1976) - Gary Davis (v,g), Larry Johnson (h)
Floor Sweepin' Rag
1964.00.00 -- Berkeley CA - Arhoolie 518, on: Hear Me Howling! Blues, Ballads, and Beyond as recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s (released 2011) - Gary Davis (v,g)
A Friend Like Lonely Jesus
(Johnson Oatman, George C. Hugg)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Fox Chase
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,h)

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Georgia Camp Meeting
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Get Along Cindy
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 795588, on: At Newport (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g), Barry Kornfeld (v,bj)
Get Right Church
(Trad.)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
God Don't Work Like A Natural Man
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
God's Gonna Separate (the Wheat From the Tares)
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
God's Unchanging Hand
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Fontana 3542, on: Sun Is Going Down (released 1976) - Gary Davis (v,g)
God Will Take Care Of You
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), The Apostolic Family (John Townley, Monica Bosica, Jerry Novac, Bobby Brooks) (v)
Goin' To Chattanooga
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Goin' To Sit Down On the Banks Of the River
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2443 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Got On My Traveling Shoes
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Kinny Peebles (v), Gary Davis (v,g)
Great Change Sine I Been Born
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2448 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Guitar And Banjo Duet
mid 1960s - Toronto CAN - Dokument 521, on: Blind Gary Davis (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g,bj)
Guitar Blues
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
Guitar Solo
1950.00.00? - NYC - Folkways 5581, on: Music in the Streets (recorded in a doorway on 52nd Street between 6th and 7th Avenues by Tony Schwartz) (released 1957) - Gary Davis (g)

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Harmonica Solo
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (h)
Have More Faith in Jesus

1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17891-1 ARC 5-11-83 - Blind Gary (v,g)
He Knows How Much We Can Bear
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.00.00? - NYC - Xtra 1009, on: Rev. Gary Davis/Short Stuff Macon (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
He Never Has Left Me Alone
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Kinny Peebles (v), Gary Davis (g)
Hesitation (Blues)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
1968.00.00 -- Ann Arbor MI - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,bj)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
He's My King
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
He Stole Away
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Kinny Peebles (v), Gary Davis (v,g)
Hills And Valleys
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Hold To God's Unchanging Hand
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,h)
Honey Get Your Towel Wet
1962-66 -- NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (g)
Horse Thief's Blues
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
How Happy I Am
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
How Much We Can Bear
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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I Am A Pilgrim
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Am the Light Of the World
1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17876-2 ARC 5-12-66 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2436 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Am the True Vine
--> see: I'm the True Vine
I Belong To the Band - Hallelujah!
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17893-2 ARC 6-02-65 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2435 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Cannot Bear My Burden By Myself
1949.01.00 -- NYC - A4171 Lenox 520. Continental 16003, on: Folk Blues (released 1963) - reverend "Blind" Gary Davis (v,g)
I Can't Make the Journey By Myself
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Decided to Go Down
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Didn't Want To Join the Band
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
If I Had My Way
(Trad.)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.09.08 -- Paoli PA - Prestige 13072, on: Philadelphia Folk Festival Vol.2 (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
If the Lord Be For You (I Think I've Won A Victory)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g), Annie Davis (v)
I Got A Little Mama, Sweet As She Can Be
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Got Religion, I'm so Glad
1959.00.00 - Toronto CAN - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Georgia Sea Island Singers (v,tamb,clapping)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
I Got To Walk That Lonesome Valley
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
The Great Change In Me
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17894-1 ARC 6-02-65 - Blind Gary (v,g)
(I Heard) The Angels Singing
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Know I Have Another Building
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2451 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Know You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
I'll Be Alright (Some Day)
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'll Do My Last Singing
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'll Fly Away
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm A Rattlesnakin' Daddy
1935.07.23 -- NYC - 17862-2 ARC 6-01-56 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g)
I'm A Soldier (In the Army Of the Lord)
1959.00.00 - Toronto CAN - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Georgia Sea Island Singers (v, tamb,clapping)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.00.00 -- Berkeley CA - Arhoolie 518, on: Hear Me Howling! Blues, Ballads, and Beyond as recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s (released 2011) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm Climbin' On Top Of the Hill
1935.07.23 -- NYC - 17863-2 ARC 35-10-32 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g)
I'm Glad I'm In That Number
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 819, Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm Going Back To Jesus
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
I'm Going To Sit Down On the Banks Of the River
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
I'm Gonna Meet You At the Station
1949.01.00 -- NYC - A4172 Lenox 520. Continental 16003, on: Folk Blues (released 1963) - reverend "Blind" Gary Davis (v,g)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm On My Way To the Kingdom
1964.00.00? - NYC - Xtra 1009, on: Rev. Gary Davis/Short Stuff Macon (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm So Tired Of Being All Alone
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm the Light Of the World --> see: I Am the Light Of the World
I'm the True Vine
1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17875-2 ARC 5-12-66 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1963.06.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I'm Throwin' Up My Hands (Ain't Gonna Work No More)
1935.07.23 -- NYC - 17859-2 ARC 35-10-16 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Instrumental (Cocain)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (g)
Instrumental March
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
I Saw the Light
1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17878-2 ARC 6-05-65 - Bull City Red (v), Blind Gary (g)
I See the Sign Of Judgement
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Italian Rag
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
It's A Long Way To Tipperary
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
I've Done All My Singing For My Lord
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Want To Be Saved
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g,h)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
I Will Do My Last Singing In This Land Somewhere
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
I Will Overcome Someday
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
I Won't Be Back No More
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Jesus Met the Woman At the Well
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Joy To Know Him
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2453 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
Just A Closer Walk With Me
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)

Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2441 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Kitty Went A-Courtin'
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,bj)

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Let Us Get Together (Right Down Here)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2437 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
mid 1960s -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.07.30-08.01 -- Cambridge UK - Catfish 115, on: Live at Cambridge 1971 (released 1999) - Gary Davis (b,h,g,sp)
Let's Get Together
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 9908, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1996) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Little Bitty Baby
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Little Boy, Little Boy, Who Made Your Britches
1962.00.00 -- Cambrige MA - Shanachie 97024, on: Blues & Ragime (released 1993) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
A Little More Faith
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lo, I Be With You Always
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2440 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 - NYC - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Larry Johnson (h)
Long John
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Fontana 3542, on: Sun Is Going Down (released 1976) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Long Way To Tipperary
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
Looking For My Woman
1935.07.24 -- NYC - 17868-1 ARC 35-10-17 - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g)
Lord, I Feel Just Like Goin' On
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2446 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Lord, I'll Be With You Always
1964.00.00? - NYC - Xtra 1009, on: Rev. Gary Davis/Short Stuff Macon (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lord, I Looked Down the Road
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lord, I Wish I Could See
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17895-1 ARC unissued, Columbia/Roots N' Blues 46779, on: Preachin' the Gospel: Holy Blues (released 1991) - Blind Gary (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lord I Won't Go Back in Sin
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lord Let Me Live Longer
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Lord, On Your World
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Lord, Search My Heart
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Lord, Stand By Me
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17896-1 ARC 6-05-65 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1963.06.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Lord, They Tell Me
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lost Boy In the Wilderness
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Lost John
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (h)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g,h)
Lovin' Spoonful
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Make Believe Stunt
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Mama Le Me Lay It On You
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Maple Leaf Rag
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Document 527, on: Blind Gary Davis At Allegheny College, Meadville, PA., 1964-Afternoon Workshop (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (g)
Marine Band (O Dear, What Can the Matter Be?)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (g)
Mean Old World
1963.06.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Mind How You're Living
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Mississippi River
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17902-1 ARC 6-02-56 - Bull City Red (v,g), Blind Gary Davis? (g)
Mister Jim
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
Moon Goes (Is Going) Down
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1963.06.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Mornin' Train
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Motherless Children
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g), Sonny Terry (h)
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Mountain Jack
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
My Heart Is Fixed
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Near the Cross
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Nobody Cares For Me
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Nobody Don't Care For Me
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
No One Else Can Do Me Like Jesus
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,h)
Now I'm Talking About You
1935.07.24 -- NYC - 17865-2 ARC 5-12-57 - Bull City Red (v,g), Blind Gary Davis? (g)

O, Glory
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Oh Glory, How Happy I Am
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
mid 1960s -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Oh Lord
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Oh Lord, Search My Heart
1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17877-2 ARC 35-10-33 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Oh What A Beautiful City
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Fontana 3542, on: Sun Is Going Down (released 1976) - Gary Davis (v,g), Larry Johnson (h)
Old Drunken Sally
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Old Time Religion
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Out On the Ocean Sailing
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,bj)

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Packing Up, Get Ready To Go
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
People That Use to See, Can't See No More
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
People Who Use To See
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Piece Without Words
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
Please Baby
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (bj)
Please Don't Drive Your Children Away

1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Please Judy
1968.00.00 -- Ann Arbor MI - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Pure Religion
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2447 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.07.30-08.01 -- Cambridge UK - Catfish 115, on: Live at Cambridge 1971 (released 1999) - Gary Davis (b,h,g,sp)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Rag Blues In C
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Rag In A Minor
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Rag, Mama, Rag

1935.07.25 -- NYC - 17873 ARC 6-01-56. atl tk. on Columbia/Roots N' Blues 46777, Blind Boy Fuller: East Coast Piedmont Style (released 1991) - Blind Boy Fuller (v,g), Blind Gary Davis (g), Bull City Red (wb)
Raise A Ruckus Tonight
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Right Now
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Larry Johnson (h), Sister Annie Davis, The Apostolic Family (John Townley, Monica Bosica, Jerry Novac, Bobby Brooks) (v)
Right Or Wrong
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Runnin' To the Judgement
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Saddle It Around
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Sally
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Sally, Please Come Back To Me (Worried Blues)

1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Sally, Where'd You Get Your Whiskey?
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Sally, Where You Get Your Liquor From
1962.09.08 -- Paoli PA - Prestige 13072, on: Philadelphia Folk Festival Vol.2 (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Samson and Delilah (If I Had My Way)
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2438 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1963.07.26-28 - Newport RI - Vanguard 9145, 79145, on: Blues at Newport '63: Recorded Live at the Newport Folk Festival 1963 (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.07.30-08.01 -- Cambridge UK - Catfish 115, on: Live at Cambridge 1971 (released 1999) - Gary Davis (b,h,g,sp)
Save Up Your Money
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Save Up Your Money, John D. Rockefeller Put the Panic On
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
Say No To the Devil

1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.00.00? - HAckensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Seven Sisters
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Folk Lyric 125, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released c1957) - Gary Davis (g)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
She Just Put It That Way
mid 1960s - Toronto CAN - Dokument 521, on: Blind Gary Davis (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
She's Funny That Way
1968.00.00 -- Ann Arbor MI - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,bj)
1970.08.12 -- New Milford CT - American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
She Wouldn't Say Quit
1962-66 -- NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Saettle WA - Stefan Grossman Limited Edition Cassette, on: Babylon Is Falling (released 1984) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Shine On Me (Trad.)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Silvie
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Slippin' Till My Gal Comes In Partner
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 9908, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1996) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Slow Blues In E
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Slow Drag
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)
Soldier's Drill
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2008, on: Lifting the Veil: The First Bluesmen (1926-1956) (released 2008) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 9588, on: At Newport (released 2001) - Gary Davis (g)
Soldier's March
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Soon My Work Will All Be Done
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Sister Annie Davis, The Apostolic Family (John Townley, Monica Bosica, Jerry Novac, Bobby Brooks) (v)
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Spoonful
1962.00.00 -- Cambrige MA - Shanachie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Sportin' Life Blues
1963.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Square Dance Verses
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Steal Away And Pray
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
St. Louis Tickle
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
Stovepipe Stomp
mid 1960s - Toronto CAN - Dokument 521, on: Blind Gary Davis (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
(The) Sun (Is) Going Down
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2439 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g), Sonny Terry (h)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 1008, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g), Larry Johnson (h)
Swinging Blues
1962-70 -- ? - Kicking Mule/Sonet SNKF 102, on: Some People Play Guitar Like A Lot Of People Don't (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Talk On the Corner
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Tell Me, John

1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Tessie (Tesse)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (g)
Thank You Jesus
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
There's A Bright Side Somewhere
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
There's A Table Sitting In Heaven
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
There's Destruction In This Land
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
mid 1960s -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Adelphi 9908, on: O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions (released 1996) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.07.30-08.01 -- Cambridge UK - Catfish 115, on: Live at Cambridge 1971 (released 1999) - Gary Davis (b,h,g,sp)
There Was A Light When I Was Blind
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Time Ain't So Long
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,h)
Time Is Drawing Near
1957.06.00 -- NCY - Simsonian/Folkways 40035, on: Pure Religion and Bad Company (released 1991) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Tired, My Soul Needs Resting
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Tryin' To Get Home
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2445 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.01.00 -- Meadville PA - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Trying To Get To Heaven (In Due Time)
1961.00.00? - Hackensack NJ - Bluesville 1049, on: Say No To the Devil (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Twelve Gates To the City (Trad.)
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17890-2 ARC 7-04-55 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Field Recorder's Collective 116, on: Reverend Gary Davis (1952 Wire Recordings from the collection of John Cohen) (released 2010) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2444 Bluesville 1015, on: Harlem Street Singer (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1968.00.00? - Cambridge MA - Fontana 914, on: Bring Your Money, Honey! (released 1968) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Twelve Sticks (the Dozens)
1958/1959 - NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (g)
Two Step
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Two Step Candyman
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)

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The Uncloudy Day (Trad.)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Kinny Peebles (v), Gary Davis (v,g)
United States March
1964.03.02 -- NYC or Englewood Cliffs NJ - Prestige 14033, on: The Guitar And Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis (released 1964) - Gary Davis (g)

Virgin Mary
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis

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Walking Dog Blues (Happy Blues)
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Wall Hollow Blues
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
1962-70 -- ? - Shanachie 97024, on: Blues & Ragime (released 1993) - Gary Davis (g)
Waltz Time Candyman
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (g), Stefan Grossman? (g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
We Are the Heavenly Father's Children
(Phyllis Hall)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1969.03.00 -- NYC - Fontana 3542, on: Sun Is Going Down (released 1976) - Gary Davis (v,g)
West Coast Blues
1955-1957 -- NYC - World Arbiter 2005, on: The Sun of Our Lives (released 2002) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-70 -- ? - Transatlantic 244, on: Ragtime Guitar (released 1971) - Gary Davis (bj)
What Could I Do
1962.00.00 - NYC - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Suzzy (v), Gary Davis (g)
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
When I Die I'll Live Again
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
When the Saints Go Marching In
1962.06.22/3 -- San Diego CA - Gospel Heritage 03, on: At The Sign Of the Sun (released 1973) - Gary Davis (v,g)
When the Train Comes Along (Meet You at the Station)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g), Sonny Terry (h)
1962.00.00 -- Swarthmore PA - Kicking Mule 101, on: Children Of Zion - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Whistlin' (Whistling) Blues
1962.00.00 -- Cambrige MA - Shanachie 97024, on: Blues & Ragime (released 1993) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12030, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: New Blues & Gospel (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.08.05 -- Jersey UK - (Un)American Activities 103, on: Delia-Late Concert Recordings 1970-71 (released 1991?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Whoopin' Blues
1962.00.00 - NYC - Kicking Mule 1, on: Lo' I Be With You Always (released 1973) - Gary Davis (g)
1962.00.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (g)
Who Shall Deliver Poor Me
1962-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Won't You Hush
1963.06.00 -- NYC - Gospel Heritage 307, on: I Am A True Vine (released 1985) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964-66 - ? - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis
Working On the Building
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
Wouldn't Say Quit
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)

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Yeah!
1964.00.00? - NYC - Xtra 1009, on: Rev. Gary Davis/Short Stuff Macon (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
You Better Get Right
1971.03.17 -- NYC - Biograph 12034, on: The Legendary Reverend Gary Davis: Blues & Gospel Vol. 2 (released 1971?) - Gary Davis (v,g)
You Better Mind

1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
You Can Go Home

1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17889-2 ARC 7-04-55 - Blind Gary (v,g)
You Cry Because I'm Leaving
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis
You Got To Go Down
1935.07.26 -- NYC - 17892-1 ARC 35-10-33 - Blind Gary (v,g)
1956.01.29 -- NYC - Riverside 148, on: Reverend Gary Davis and Pink Anderson‎: Gospel, Blues And Street Songs (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1960.08.24 -- Englewood Cliffs NJ - 2442 Bluesville unissued - Gary Davis (v,g)
You Got To Move (Trad.)
1953.00.00 -- NYC - Folkways 40123, on: If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings (released 2003) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1954.04.00 -- NYC - Stinson 56, on: The Singing Reverend with Sonny Terry and His Mouth Harp (released 1963) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1961.08.10 -- NYC - Bluesville 819, Bluesville 1032, on: A Little More Faith (released 1961) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.02.03-10 - NYC - Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop 114/5/6, on: Live at Gerdes Folk City February 1962 (released 2009) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Wolf 120.915, on: 1962-1964 (released 1988) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1962.09.08 -- Paoli PA - Prestige 13072, on: Philadelphia Folk Festival Vol.2 (released 1962) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1963.07.26-28 - Newport RI - Vanguard 9145, 79145, on: Blues at Newport '63: Recorded Live at the Newport Folk Festival 1963 (released 1964) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1964.05.08 -- Manchester UK - Document 32-20-14, on: Manchester Free Trade Hall 1964 (released 2007) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1965.07.00 -- Newport RI - Vanguard 3008, on: At Newport (released 1967) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1967.01.27 -- Montreal CAN - Just A Memory 9133, on: Live & Kickin' (released 1997) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1971.07.30-08.01 -- Cambridge UK - Catfish 115, on: Live at Cambridge 1971 (released 1999) - Gary Davis (b,h,g,sp)
You're Going To Quit Me, Baby
1962-66 -- NYC - Shananchie 6117, on: Demons And Angels (released 2001) - Gary Davis (v,g)
1963 or 1968 -- NYC - Kicking Mule/Sonet 103, on. Let Us Go Together (released 1974) - Gary Davis (g)
You're Gonna Need King Jesus
1962-67 -- ? - Stefan Grossman's SGG 13012, on: At Home And Church: 1962-1967 (released 2010) - Gary Davis

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