Bessie Smith ‎– Any Woman's Blues

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Columbia ‎– G 30126
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Mono, Gatefold
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A1 Jail House Blues 3:14
A2 St. Louis Gal
Written-By – J. R. Robinson*
3:25
A3 Sam Jones Blues
Written-By – A. Bernard*, J. R. Robinson*, R. Turk*
2:47
A4 Graveyard Dream Blues
Written-By – I. Cox*
2:33
A5 Cemetery Blues
Written-By – S. Laney*, S. Williams*
3:32
A6 Far Away Blues
Vocals [Vocal Duet With] – Clara SmithWritten-By – G. Brooks*
3:00
A7 I'm Going Back To My Used To Be
Vocals [Vocal Duet With] – Clara SmithWritten-By – J. Cox*
2:53
A8 Whoa, Tillie, Take Your Time
Written-By – H. Creamer*, T. Layton*
3:08
B1 My Sweetie Went Away (She Didn't Say Where, When Or Why)
Clarinet [Or] – Ernest ElliotClarinet [Probably] – George BaquetWritten-By – L. Handman*, R. Turk*
3:11
B2 Any Woman's Blues 3:25
B3 Chicago Bound Blues 3:15
B4 Mistreating Daddy
Written-By – B. Ricketts*, P. Grainger*
3:15
B5 Frosty Morning Blues
Guitar – Harry ReserWritten-By – E. Brown*
3:12
B6 Haunted House Blues 3:12
B7 Eavesdropper's Blues 2:55
B8 Easy Come, Easy Go Blues
Guitar – Harry ReserWritten-By – E. Brown*, W. Jackson*
3:07
C1 I'm Wild About That Thing 2:47
C2 You've Got To Give Me Some 2:44
C3 Kitchen Man
Written-By – A. Belledna*, A. Razaf*
2:55
C4 I've Got What It Takes
Alto Saxophone – Garvin BushellCornet – Ed AllenTenor Saxophone – Arville HarrisTuba – Cyrus St. ClairWritten-By – C. Williams*, H. Jenkins*
3:07
C5 Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Alto Saxophone – Garvin BushellCornet – Ed AllenTenor Saxophone – Arville HarrisTuba – Cyrus St. ClairWritten-By – I. Cox*
2:56
C6 Take It Right Back ('Cause I Don't Want It Here) 3:19
C7 He's Got Me Goin' 3:11
C8 It Makes My Love Come Down 2:54
D1 Wasted Life Blues 3:01
D2 Dirty No-Gooder's Blues 2:56
D3 Blue Spirit Blues 2:55
D4 Worn Out Papa Blues 2:48
D5 You Don't Understand
Written-By – C. Williams*, J. Johnson*, S. Williams*
3:03
D6 Don't Cry Baby
Written-By – J. Johnson*, B. Saul*, S. Unger*
3:08
D7 Keep It To Yourself
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone – Garvin BushellTrombone – Charlie GreenTrumpet – Louis Bacon
3:29
D8 New Orelans Hop Scop Blues
Clarinet, Sopranino Saxophone – Garvin BushellTrombone – Charlie GreenTrumpet – Louis BaconWritten-By – G. W. Thomas*
2:57

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Notes

Issued in a gatefold sleeve
This is an auto-coupled release; Record 1 comprises sides A and D; Record 2 comprises sides B and C. In addition to the master catalog #, each disc has its own unique catalog # printed below the master #.

This is the second of five two-record sets.

All selections recorded in New York City

All selections ASCAP except A4, A6, A8, B5, B8, C6 & C7

A1 September 21, 1923
A2 & A3 September 24, 1923
A4 & A5 September 25, 1923
A6 & A7 October 4, 1923
A8 & B1 October 15, 1923
B2 October 16, 1923
B3 & B4 December 4, 1923
B5 January 8, 1924
B6 & B7 January 9, 1924
B8 January 10, 1924
C1 to C3 May 8, 1929
C4 & C5 May 15, 1929
C6 July 25, 1929
C7 & C8 August 20, 1929
D1 & D2 October 1, 1929
D3 to D6 October 11, 1929
D7 & D8 March 27, 1930

Manufactured by Columbia Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): AL 30179
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): AL 31080
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C label): BL 31080
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D label): BL 30179
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped ["C" is etched]): o C P AL-30179-1C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched): MONO 1 B4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped ["C" is etched]): o C P AL-30180-1C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched): MONO 1 Ƨ A 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout, stamped ["C" is etched]): o C P AL-30180-1C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout, etched): MONO 1 A 4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout, stamped ["C" is etched]): o C P BL-30179-1C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout, etched): MONO 1 S A4
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Other (LP 1): C 30179
  • Other (LP 2): C 30180

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
66262, CBS 66262 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS, CBS 66262, CBS 66262 Europe 1970 Sell This Version
66262 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS 66262 UK 1976 Sell This Version
SOPB 55026-27 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS/Sony SOPB 55026-27 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
66262, M 66262 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS, CBS 66262, M 66262 UK Unknown Sell This Version
66262, 64177 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS, CBS 66262, 64177 Italy 1971 Sell This Version

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