Alan Lomax left US many amazing recording archives. "Blues in the Mississippi Night" is the closest we have to hearing the reflection of some artists that. Authentic Field Recordings from the Alan Lomax Collection of Negro Folk Music. Interview with Leroy, Sib, and Natchez and music. Title: Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, Blues in the Mississippi Night; Contributor Names: Lomax, Alan, (Collector); Created / Published: In Alan Lomax recorded bluesmen Big Bill Broonzy, Memphis Slim, and Sonny Boy Williamson on a Presto disc recording machine at Decca Studios in New. Listen to Blues In The Mississippi Night - The Alan Lomax Collection on Spotify. Various Artists · Album · · 19 songs. Lomax had worries, too, when his activities came under question, and during the McCarthy era he moved to England. The first incarnation of Blues. In , using his own Presto disc recording machine, Alan Lomax recorded bluesmen Big Bill Broonzy (–), Memphis Slim (–), and Sonny Boy. Blues in the Mississippi Night The Alan Lomax Collection. Rounder CD Recorded by Alan Lomax. Annotated by Alan Lomax and Matthew Barton. The Alan Lomax Archive is proud to announce Rounder Records reissue of the historic Blues in the Mississippi Night. In , folklorist Alan Lomax sat down in a New York recording studio with three bluesmen from the Mississippi delta, Memphis Slim.