VARIOUS ARTISTS

Classic Blues: The Absolutely Essential 3 CD Collection

Model: BT3213

SKU: 373357 Product ID: 266359

Format ‐ 3CD

Genre ‐ Blues

Release Date ‐ 25/10/19

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Description

    60 timeless examples tracing the development of The Blues, including some of the earliest recordings through to a time when the instrumentation had radically changed but the power was undiminished. All of the key artists are here, most of them responsible for shaping the future of popular music as a whole. The likes of The Rolling Stones, Cream, The Doors etc. made possibly more familiar versions of some of these songs but we present the real thing.

Details

    Primary Format - Music - CD

    Artist - VARIOUS ARTISTS

    Label - Southbound

    Music Genre - Blues

    Music Genre Primary - Blues & Roots

Track Listing

Disc 1

  1. Mamie Smith - Crazy Blues
  2. Ma Rainey - See See Rider
  3. Bertha 'Chippie' Hill - Trouble In Mind
  4. Blind Willie Johnson - Dark Was The Night (Cold Was The Ground)
  5. Mississippi John Hurt Frankie
  6. Blind Willie McTell - Statesboro Blues
  7. Henry Thomas - Bull Doze Blues
  8. Kansas Joe And Memphis Minnie - When The Levee Breaks
  9. Robert Wilkins - That's No Way To Get Along
  10. Bessie Smith - Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
  11. Charley Patton - A Spoonful Blues
  12. Mississippi John Hurt - Stack O'Lee Blues
  13. Meade Lux Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues
  14. Lonnie Johnson - Got The Blues For Murder Only
  15. Skip James - I'm So Glad
  16. Bessie Smith - Gimme A Pigfoot (And A Bottle Of Beer)
  17. Robert johnson - Sweet Home Chicago
  18. John Lee 'Sonny Boy' Williamson - Good Morning, School Girl
  19. Robert Johnson - Hellhound On My Trail
  20. Blind Boy Fuller - Get Your Yas Yas Out

Disc 2

  1. Robert Johnson - Cross Road Blues
  2. Memphis Minnie - Me And My Chauffeur Blues
  3. Champion Jack Dupree - Junker Blues
  4. Robert Petway - Catfish Blues
  5. Pete Johnson And Albert Ammons - Barrelhouse Boogie
  6. Big Bill Broonzy - Key To The Highway
  7. Big Maceo - Worried Life Blues
  8. Leadbelly - Where Did You Sleep Last Night? (In The Pines)
  9. Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup - That's All Right
  10. T-Bone Walker - Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad)
  11. John Lee Hooker - Boogie Chillen
  12. Big Joe Williams - Baby Please Don't Go
  13. Lightnin' Hopkins - Black Cat Bone
  14. Elmore James - Dust My Broom (I Believe My Time Ain't Long)
  15. Little Walter Juke
  16. B.B. King - Three O'Clock Blues
  17. Little Walter - Mean Old World
  18. Guitar Slim - The Things That I Used To Do
  19. Lowell Fulson - Reconsider Baby
  20. Junior Wells - 'Bout The Break Of Day

Disc 3

  1. Muddy Waters - I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
  2. B.B. King - Every Day (I Have The Blues)
  3. Sonny Boy Williamson II - Don't Start Me Talkin'
  4. Muddy Waters - Mannish Boy
  5. Howlin' Wolf - Smokestack Lightnin'
  6. Otis Rush - I Can't Quit You Baby
  7. John Lee Hooker Dimples
  8. Slim Harpo - I'm A King Bee
  9. Magic Sam - All Your Love
  10. Bobby 'Blue' Bland - Further Up The Road
  11. Muddy Waters - Got My Mojo Working
  12. Elmore James - It Hurts Me Too
  13. Buddy Guy - Sit And Cry (The Blues)
  14. John Lee Hooker - Crawlin' King Snake
  15. Howlin' Wolf Spoonful
  16. Jimmy Reed - Baby What You Want Me To Do
  17. Howlin' Wolf - The Red Rooster
  18. Etta James - I Just Want To Make Love To You
  19. Freddie King - I'm Tore Down
  20. Albert King - Don't Throw Your Love On Me So Strong

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