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Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers
Feat. "Laughing" Lew Lamar
This side was recorded in Chicago on July 4th 1927 by the "Red Hot Peppers" featuring George Mitchell cornet, Gerald Reeves trombone, Johnny Dodds clarinet, Stump Evans alto sax, Jelly Roll Morton piano & leader, Bud Scott guitar, Quinn Wilson tuba, and Baby Dodds drums.
*"Hyena Stomp" was composed by Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton.
The laughter (vocal line) heard is comedian "Laughing" Lew Lamar for whom Morton was reportedly commissioned to write the song.
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