Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Format: Music CD ℗2003.
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Sewickley Public Library AV - Music IN TRANSIT
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  AV - Music
 
Status  IN TRANSIT
 
 
Contents
Old Jabo (Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee) (2:11)
Mule-ridin' blues (Big Bill Broonzy) (3:43)
Joggie boogie (Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon) (3:25)
Black woman (Vera Hall) (1:24)
Mercury blues (K.C. Douglas) (2:18)
Ran the blues out of my window (Roosevelt Sykes) (2:54)
Leaving blues (Lead Belly) (2:21)
One dime blues (Etta Baker) (3:43)
County farm blues (Son House) (2:08)
Clog dance (Stomping blues) (Champion Jack Dupree) (1:59)
Boll weevil (Pink Anderson) (3:03)
Nickel's worth of liver (Edith North Johnson & Henry Brown) (2:40)
Don't leave me here (Big Joe Williams) (2:40)
Jimmy Bell (Cat Iron) (2:17)
Candy man (Reverend Gary Davis) (2:32)
Beer drinking woman (Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon) (2:30)
Come go home with me (Lightnin' Hopkins) (3:51)
Careless love (Josh White) (3:20)
I asked her if she loved me (Henry Townsend) (2:52)
Rising sun (Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry) (2:40)
Pony blues (David "Honeyboy" Edwards) (3:26)
Vicksburg blues (Little Brother Montgomery) (3:59)
Vastapol (Elizabeth Cotten) (2:09)
Drifting along blues (Lonnie Johnson) (2:56)
Oh baby, you don't have to go (the Chambers Brothers) (2:46)
Don't lie buddy (Lead Belly and Josh White) (2:21).

Additional Information
Subjects Blues (Music)
African Americans -- Music.
Publisher Washington, DC :Smithsonian Folkways Recordings,℗2003.
Contributors Terry, Sonny, performer.
McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996, performer.
Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958, performer.
Memphis Slim, performer.
Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992, performer.
Hall, Vera, 1902-1964, performer.
Douglas, K. C., performer.
Sykes, Roosevelt, performer.
Leadbelly, 1885-1949, performer.
Baker, Etta, 1913-2006, performer.
House, Son, performer.
Dupree, Champion Jack, -1992, performer.
Anderson, Pink, 1900-1974, performer.
Johnson, Edith, performer.
Brown, Henry, 1906-1981, performer.
Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982, performer.
Cat Iron, performer.
Davis, Gary, 1896-1972, performer.
Hopkins, Lightnin', 1912-1982, performer.
White, Josh, performer.
Townsend, Henry, performer.
Edwards, Honeyboy, performer.
Montgomery, Little Brother, 1906-1985, performer.
Cotten, Elizabeth, performer.
Johnson, Lonnie, 1894-1970, performer.
Chambers Brothers, performer.
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Notes "This compilation ... spans half a century and features Delta, St. Louis, Southwest, and Chicago styles"--Container.
Previously released recordings.
Compact disc.
Program, biographical, and historical notes by Barry Lee Pearson (22 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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