Big Bill Broonzy ‎– Big Bill Broonzy's Legend

Label:
Nocturne ‎– BDBL190
Series:
BDBlues – 10
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation
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Big Bill Broonzy 1930/1939 70:35
1-1 Famous Hokum Boys Saturday Night Rub
Guitar, Speech – Big Bill Broonzy, Frank BrasswellWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:55
1-2 Sammy Sampson I Can't Be Satisfied
Guitar – Frank BrasswellGuitar, Vocals [As Sammy Sampson] – Big Bill*Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:46
1-3 Big Bill* Bull Cow Blues
Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:52
1-4 Big Bill* Long Tall Mama
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Written-By – A. May*, W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:48
1-5 Big Bill* Friendless Blues
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano [Prob.] – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:22
1-6 Big Bill* Mississippi River Blues
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:30
1-7 Big Bill* C-C Rider
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – G. Rainey*, Trad.*
3:16
1-8 Big Bill* The Southern Blues
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:30
1-9 Big Bill* You May Need My Help Someday
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:04
1-10 Big Bill* Keep Your Hands Off Her
Bass – Bill SettlesGuitar, Alto Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:54
1-11 Big Bill* Good Liquor Gonna Carry Me Down
Acoustic Bass – Bill SettlesGuitar, Countertenor Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:43
1-12 Big Bill* Big Bill Blues (These Blues Keep Doggin' Me)
Acoustic Bass – Bill SettlesGuitar, Harmony Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:00
1-13 Big Bill* Black Widow Spider
Bass [Prob.] – Bill SettlesGuitar, Harmony Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:53
1-14 Big Bill* Southern Flood Blues
Bass – Bill SettlesGuitar, Alto Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:15
1-15 Big Bill* Horny Frog
Bass – Bill SettlesDrums [Poss.] – Fred WilliamsGuitar – Unknown ArtistGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:04
1-16 Big Bill & His Orchestra You Do Me Any Old Way
Bass – Bill SettlesDrums [Poss.] – Fred WilliamsGuitar – Unknown ArtistGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Black BobTrumpet – "Mr. Sheiks"*Trumpet [Prob.] – Alfred BellWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:52
1-17 Big Bill* Hattie Blues
Bass – Bill SettlesGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Blind John DavisWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:45
1-18 Big Bill* Truckling Little Woman
Drums [Poss.] – Fred WilliamsGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Joshua AltheimerTrumpet – Punch MillerWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:38
1-19 Big Bill* It's Your Time Now
Bass – Unknown ArtistGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Joshua AltheimerWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:49
1-20 Big Bill* New Shake-Em On Down
Bass – Unknown ArtistGuitar – George BarnesGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Joshua AltheimerWritten-By – W. White*
2:52
1-21 Big Bill & The Memphis Five* W.P.A. Rag
Alto Saxophone – Buster BennettBass – Wilbur WareGuitar – Unknown ArtistGuitar, Speech – Big Bill*Piano – Blind John DavisTrumpet – "Mr. Sheiks"*Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:49
1-22 Big Bill* Trouble And Lying Woman
Bass [Poss.] – Wilbur WareConcert Grand Piano – Blind John DavisGuitar, Countertenor Vocals – Big Bill*Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:38
1-23 Big Bill* Just A Dream (On My Mind)
Drums – Fred WilliamsGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:34
1-24 Big Bill* Don't You Be No Fool
Drums – Fred WilliamsGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Joshua AltheimerWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:44
Big Bill Broonzy 1940/1956 73:18
2-1 Big Bill* Midnight Steppers
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Joshua AltheimerWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:44
2-2 Big Bill* Looking Up At Down
Guitar, Lead Vocals – Big Bill*Piano Accordion – Joshua AltheimerWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:00
2-3 Big Bill* Rockin' Chair Blues
Guitar – Ransom KnowlingGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano [Prob.] – Memphis SlimWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:52
2-4 Big Bill* All By Myself
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Memphis SlimWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*, P. Chatman*
2:30
2-5 Big Bill* I Feel So Good
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Blind John DavisWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:48
2-6 Big Bill & His Chicago Five* Tell Me Baby
Alto Saxophone – Buster BennettDrums – Lawrence "Judge" RileyGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Memphis SlimTrumpet – Punch MillerWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:59
2-7 Big Bill* Roll Them Bones
Drums – Tyrell "Little T" Dixon*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Big Maceo Merriweather*Written-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:46
2-8 Big Bill* You Got The Best Go
Drums – Tyrell DixonGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Big MaceoWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:50
2-9 Little Sam Why Did You Do That
Bass – John LevyDrums – Slick JonesGuitar, Vocals [As Little Sam] – Big Bill*Piano – Kenny WattsTenor Saxophone – Don ByasWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:03
2-10 Big Bill & His Rhythm Band* Old Man Blues
Alto Saxophone – Bill CasimirBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Charles BelchardTrumpet – Johnny MortonWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:18
2-11 Big Bill* Saturday Evening Blues
Bass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Tyrell DixonGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Memphis SlimWritten-By – A. Seward*, W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:09
2-12 Big Bill* Stop Lying Woman
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill CasimirTrumpet – Johnny MortonWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:50
2-13 Big Bill* Summertime Blues
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill*Piano – Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill CasimirTrumpet – Johnny MortonWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:16
2-14 Big Bill Broonzy & His Fat Four You've Been Mistreating Me
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred WallaceGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Carl SharpWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:56
2-15 Big Bill Broonzy & His Fat Four Water Coast Blues
Bass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred WallaceGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Carl SharpWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:44
2-16 Big Bill Broonzy House Rent Stomp
Guitar – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:21
2-17 Big Bill Broonzy Black, Brown And White
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:06
2-18 Big Bill Broonzy Blues In 1890 (Joe Turner Blues)
Arranged By – Broonzy*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – Trad.*
3:38
2-19 Big Bill Broonzy & His Big Little Orchestra Tomorrow
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardDrums – Judge Riley*Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill CasimirWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:50
2-20 Big Bill Broonzy John Henry
Bass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordGuitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – Trad.*
3:20
2-21 Big Bill Broonzy Kind Hearted Woman
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:24
2-22 Big Bill Broonzy Little City Woman
Bass – Big Crawford*Guitar – Lee Cooper (2)Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:24
2-23 Big Bill Broonzy Romance Without Finance
Bass – Big Crawford*Guitar – Lee Cooper (2)Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWashboard – Washboard SamWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
3:12
2-24 Big Bill Broonzy Hey Hey Baby
Guitar, Vocals – Big Bill BroonzyWritten-By – W.L.C. Broonzy*
2:59

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Longbox with booklet (36 pages) (21 pages comic + biography written in french and english + credits)

Studio Art & Son Paris
Fabrication Pozzoli SPA Italie
(P) & (C) 2007 BDJazz / Nocturne / Made in Italy
Achevé d'imprimer en août 2007.
Dépôt légal septembre 2007

CD1:
1: New York City, 8 April 1930
2: New York City, 9 April 1930
3: New York City, 29 March 1932
4: New York City, 30 March 1932
5, 6: Chicago, 23 March 1934
7: Chicago, 19 Oct. 1934
8: Chicago, 26 Feb. 1935
9: Chicago, 3 July 1935
10, 11: Chicago, 31 Oct. 1935
12: Chicago, 16 Dec. 1935
13: Chicago, 28 Oct. 1936
14: Chicago, 29 Jan. 1937
15, 16: Chicago, 31 Jan. 1937
17: Chicago, 21 Oct. 1937
18: Chicago, 30 March 1938
19: Chicago, 5 April 1938
20: Chicago, 5 May 1938
21, 22: Chicago, 15 Sept. 1938
23: Chicago, 5 Feb. 1939
24: Chicago, 14 Sept. 1939

CD2:
1, 2: Chicago, 10 June 1940
3: Chicago, 17 Dec. 1940
4: Chicago, 17 July 1941
5: Chicago, 2 Dec 1941
6: Chicago, 6 March 1942
7, 8: Chicago, 24 Feb. 1945
9: New York City, CA, March 1945
10: Chicago, 4 Dec. 1946
11: Chicago, 28 Jan. 1947
12, 13: Chicago, 19 Dec. 1947
14, 15: Chicago, 4 Jan. 1949
16, 17: Paris, 20 Sept. 1951
18: Paris, 21 Sept. 1951
19: Chicago, 9 Nov. 1951
20: Chicago, 10 Dec. 1951
21: Paris, 19 March 1952
22, 23: Chicago, CA. April/May 1953
24: Chicago, spring 1956

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 826596 071909
  • Barcode (String): 0826596071909
  • Other (ISBN): 9782849071908
  • Rights Society: SACEM SDRM SACD SGDL
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): BDBL190 CD1 23784
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L213
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 3717
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): BDBL190 CD2 23785
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L213
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 3717

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