Big Bill Broonzy ‎– The Bill Broonzy Story

Label:
Verve Records ‎– MG-V 3000-5
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Box Set
5 × Vinyl, LP, Mono
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Volume I
A1 Key To The Highway
Written-By – Big Bill Broonzy, Charles Segar
2:32
A2 Dialogue 3:43
A3 Mindin' My Own Business
Written-By – Traditional
2:55
A4 Dialogue 0:54
A5 Saturday Evening Blues 3:17
A6 Dialogue 3:54
A7 Southbound Train 3:28
B1 Dialogue 3:31
B2 Tell Me What Kind Of Man Jesus Is
Written-By – Traditional
2:24
B3 Dialogue 0:29
B4 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Written-By – Traditional
2:51
B5 Dialogue 0:54
B6 Joe Turner Blues 5:25
B7 Dialogue 2:04
B8 Joe Turner Blues [Instrumental] 1:02
Volume II
C1 Dialogue 2:47
C2 Plowhand Blues 2:58
C3 Dialogue 2:58
C4 Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad
Written-By – Traditional
2:17
C5 Dialogue 5:51
C6 Makin' My Getaway (Bsn C4) 3:11
D1 Dialogue 6:23
D2 Stump Blues 3:49
D3 Dialogue 3:49
D4 See See Rider
Written-By – Ma Rainey
2:56
Volume III
E1 I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town 2:18
E2 Dialogue 6:25
E3 This Train (Bound For Glory)
Written-By – Traditional
3:03
E4 Dialogue 3:30
E5 Hush, Hush
Written-By – Traditional
4:13
E6 Dialogue 2:32
E7 Backwater Blues
Written-By – Bessie Smith, Brownie McGhee
4:07
F1 Slow Blues [Instrumental]
Written-By – Traditional
2:53
F2 Dialogue 0:57
F3 It Hurts Me Too
Written-By – Elmore James, Tampa Red
2:04
F4 Dialogue 1:00
F5 Kansas City Blues
Written-By – Reverend Charlie Jackson
3:26
F6 Dialogue 1:57
F7 (In The Evenin') When The Sun Goes Down 4:33
F8 Dialogue 0:06
Volume IV
G1 Dialogue 2:35
G2 Worried Life Blues
Written-By – Big Maceo Merriweather*
2:23
G3 Dialogue 3:26
G4 Trouble In Mind
Written-By – Richard M. Jones
3:16
G5 Dialogue 4:14
G6 Take This Hammer
Written-By – Lead Belly*
3:22
H1 Dialogue 1:11
H2 Glory Of Love
Written-By – Billy Hill
2:31
H3 Dialogue 4:10
H4 Louise Blues
Written-By – Big Bill Broonzy, Huddie Ledbetter
3:23
H5 Dialogue 4:31
H6 Willie Mae Blues 3:21
Volume V
I1 Dialogue 1:10
I2 Alberta
Written-By – Big Bill Broonzy, Doc Watson, Huddie Ledbetter, Lead Belly*
2:57
I3 Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) 1:54
I4 Dialogue 2:26
I5 Crawdad Song
Written-By – Traditional
2:54
I6 Dialogue 1:48
I7 John Henry
Written-By – Traditional
3:30
J1 Dialogue 0:49
J2 Just A Dream (On My Mind) 3:38
J3 Dialogue 0:54
J4 Frankie And Johnny
Written-By – Traditional
2:08
J5 Dialogue 4:39
J6 Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home ?
Written-By – Hughie Cannon
2:12
J7 Dialogue 0:19
J8 Hollerin' The Blues 8:20

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Notes

Dialogue tracks interspersed between music tracks are Broonzy's conversations with Bill Randle.
Recorded 12-13 July 1957 in Chicago.

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