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Bowlly, Al [Albert Alex]

banjo, guitar, vocals, guitar, singer, vocals


born: 07 Jan 1898 Lourenco Marques, Mozambique, Africa Source: 1  

born: 07 Jan 1899 Lourenco Marques, Mozambique, Africa Source: 2,3,4  
born: 07 Jan 1899 Durban, South Africa Source: 5  

died: 17 Apr 1941 London, England Source: 1  
died: 17 Apr 1941 London, England Source: 2,3,4  
died: 17 Apr 1941 London, England Source: 5  

date of Variety obit: 23 Apr 1941  

active from: 1928 London, England Source: 4  

The Music Sack has 18 items with information about Al [Albert Alex] Bowlly:


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1993 Source: 2

Heier, Ulrich
Lotz, Rainer E.
The banjo on record : a bio-discography
Edited by Uli Heier and Rainer E. Lotz
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1993
      (Series: Discographies; 52)

Number of People : 710


 1992 Source: 3

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1990 Source: 4

Rust, Brian
Cliffe, Peter
Fascinating rhythm
Foreword by Brian Rust
Baldock, Hertfordshire: Egon Publishers Ltd, 1990, 282 p.

Number of People : 248


 1989 Source: 1

Clarke, Donald
The Penguin encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Donald Clarke
London: Viking, 1989, 1378 p.

Number of People : 4,498


 1989 Source: 5

Rust, Brian
Debus, Allen G.
The complete entertainment discography from 1897 to 1942
Second edition
Brian Rust and Allen G. Debus
New York: Da Capo Press, 1989, 794 p.

Number of People : 488


 1987

Index To Artists

p. 1157-1189 In:
Rust, Brian
Forbes, Sandy
British dance bands on record 1911 to 1945
By Brian Rust & Sandy Forbes
General Gramophone Publications, 1987

Number of People : 2,725


 1986

Pallett, Ray
Goodnight sweetheart : life and times of Al Bowlly.
Tunbridge Wells: Spellmount 1986. 181 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: Recollections)

Number of People : 1


 1986

Whitburn, Joel
Joel Whitburn's Pop memories 1890-1954
The history of American popular music compiled form America's popular music charts 1890-1954
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc., 1986, 657 p.

Number of People : 1,376


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1979

Shore, Dinah
Simon, George Thomas
The best of the music makers. From Acuff to Ellington to Presley to Sinatra to Zappa and 279 more of the most popular performers of the last fifty years
By George T. Simon and friends
Foreword by Dinah Shore
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1979, 635 p.

Number of People : 256


 1979

Malan, Jacques Philip
South African music encyclopedia
General editor: Jacques P. Malan
Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1979

Number of People : 845


 1978

Artists' Index

p. 1754-1845 In:
Rust, Brian
Jazz records 1897-1942
4th revised and enlarged edition
Vol. 2: Abe Lyman to Bob Zurke
New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House Publishers, 1978, 1996 p.

Number of People : 9,605


 1976

Barter, Roy
Pictorial Souvenir of Al Bowlly
Vintage Light Music, Spring, 1976, p. 7

Number of People : 1


 1975

Artists Index

p. 2006-2066 In:
Rust, Brian
The American dance band discography 1917-1942
New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1975, 2066 p.

Number of People : 4,347


 1974

Kinkle, Roger D.
The complete encyclopedia of popular music and jazz, 1900-1950
New Rochelle, N. Y.: Arlington, 1974

Number of People : 2,098


 1972

Barnes, Ken
Sinatra and the great song stylists
London: Ian Allan, 1972

Number of People : 43


 1936

[listed as a member of a group]

The above item is part of :
Schleman, Hilton R.
Rhythm on record.
A complete survey and register of all the principal recorded dance music from 1906 to 1936, and a who's who of the artists concerned in the making
London: Melody Maker, 1936, 333 p.

Number of People : 2,656


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