Bull City Red ‎– (1935-1939) Complete Recordings In Chronological Order

Label:
RST Records ‎– BD-2030
Series:
Blues Documents – BD-2030
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Remastered, Mono
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A1 Bull City Red Now I'm Talking About You
Guitar [Prob.] – Blind Gary DavisVocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
A2 Bull City Red I Saw The Light
Guitar – Blind Gary DavisVocals – Bull City Red
A3 Bull City Red Richmond Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
A4 Bull City Red I Won't Be Dogged Around
Vocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
A5 Bull City Red Pick And Shovel Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
A6 Bull City Red Black Woman And Poison Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
A7 Bull City Red Mississippi River
Vocals, Guitar – Bull City Red
B1 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers Have You Decided
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals, Washboard – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry
B2 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers I See The Sign Of Judgement
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals, Washboard – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry
B3 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers Everybody Wants To Know How I Die
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals, Washboard – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry
B4 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers I Feel Like Shoutin'
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry
B5 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers Jesus Touched Me
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals, Washboard – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry
B6 Brother George And His Sanctified Singers Talkin' With Jesus
Guitar [Poss.] – Sonny Jones (4)Lead Vocals, Washboard – George Washington (6)Vocals [2nd Vocal] – Sonny Terry

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A1: 17865-2 New York City, 24 July 1935
A2: 17878-2 New York City, 25 July 1935
A3: 17879-2 New York City, 25 July 1935
A4: 17880-1 New York City, 25 July 1935
A5: 17882-1 New York City, 25 July 1935
A6: 17901-1 New York City, 25 July 1935
A7: 17902-1 New York City, 25 July 1935
B1: MEM-113-1 Memphis, Tenn., 12 July 1939
B2: MEM-114-1 Memphis, Tenn., 12 July 1939
B3: MEM-115-1 Memphis, Tenn., 12 July 1939
B4: MEM-126-1 Memphis, Tenn., 13 July 1939
B5: MEM-127-1 Memphis, Tenn., 13 July 1939
B6: MEM-127-1 Memphis, Tenn., 13 July 1939

Considering the extreme rarity of the original 78s, condition is generally better than might be hoped, but it must be borne in mind that only one or two copies are known to exist of some titles.

Discographical details from Blues And Gospel Records 1902 - 1943 by John Godrich and Robert Dixon (third edition, Storyville 1982).

Cover Photo: © Paul Oliver, used by permission

Original recordings froms the collections of Joe Bussard, Roger Misiewicz, Johnny Parth, Ernest S. Virgo

Compiled and produced for RST Records

Copyright 1988: RST Records, Austria

Exclusive Distribution: Rudolf Staeger
Obere Amtshausgasse 27/11, A-1050 Vienna, Austria. Phone 0222-54-28-73

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  • Rights Society: AUSTRO MECHANA
  • Label Code: LC 8395
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): BD 2030 A 1 BE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): BD 2030 B 1 BE

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