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Title Legends of the blues. Volume 1.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Columbia, [1925]


Location Call No. Status
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  CD JAZZ LEG    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Compact Discs  CD MB LEGENDS OF THE BLUES LEGENDS    Assumed Lost
Description 1 audio disc : digital, monophonic ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Roots n' blues
Roots n' blues.
Event Recorded 1925-1965, in various locations.
Note In part originally released (principally) on 78 rpm discs; includes 9 previously unissued tracks.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Paul Oliver (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) -- Match box blues (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- Ain't no tellin' (Mississippi John Hurt) -- Lord, I just can't keep from cryin' (Blind Willie Johnson) -- Pigmeat is what I crave (Bo Carter) -- Southern can is mine (Blind Willie McTell) -- Low down St. Louis blues (Lonnie Johnson) -- Revenue man blues (Charley Patton) -- Stormy night blues (Leroy Carr) -- I believe I'll make a change (Josh White) -- Fort Worth and Dallas blues (Leadbelly) -- Sweet home blues (Peetie Wheatstraw) -- Stop breakin' down blues (Robert Johnson) -- Truckin' my blues away, #2 (Blind Boy Fuller) -- Spreadin' snakes blues (Big Bill Broonzy) -- Nothing in ramblin' (Memphis Minnie) -- Fixin' to die blues (Bukka White) -- Hard day blues (Muddy Waters) -- Don't you leave me here (Big Joe Williams) -- Death letter (Son House).
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Blues (Music)
Added Author Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937. Performer.
Jefferson, Blind Lemon, 1897-1929. Performer.
Hurt, Mississippi John, 1892-1966. Performer.
Johnson, Blind Willie. Performer.
Carter, Bo, 1893-1964. Performer.
McTell, Blind Willie. Performer.
Johnson, Lonnie, 1894-1970. Performer.
Patton, Charley, 1891-1934.
Carr, Leroy, 1905-1935. Performer.
White, Josh. Performer.
Leadbelly, 1885-1949. Performer.
Wheatstraw, Peetie. Performer.
Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938. Performer.
Fuller, Blind Boy, 1907-1941. Performer.
Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958. Performer.
Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973. Performer.
White, Bukka. Performer.
Muddy Waters, 1915-1983. Performer.
Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982. Performer.
House, Son. Performer.
Standard No. 7464462152
Music No. CK 46215 Columbia
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