Count Basie And His Orchestra* ‎– Blues By Basie

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Columbia ‎– CL 901
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Mono
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A1 Tootie
Written-By – Basie*
2:46
A2 How Long Blues
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Carr*
2:58
A3 Way Back Blues
Written-By – Basie*
3:28
A4 Blues (I Still Think Of Her)
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Basie*, Rushing*
2:48
A5 Harvard Blues
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Basie*, Frazier*, T. Smith*
3:20
A6 Bugle Blues (Interpolation From "Ole Miss" By W.C. Handy)
Written-By – Basie*
2:22
B1 Take Me Back, Baby
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Basie*, Rushing*, Smith*
3:02
B2 The Golden Bullet
Written-By – Basie*, Ebbins*
2:27
B3 Nobody Knows
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Basie*, Rushing*, L. Young*
2:46
B4 Royal Garden Blues
Written-By – C. Williams*, S. Williams*
3:07
B5 I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town
Vocals – James Rushing*Written-By – Weldon*
3:03
B6 Bluebeard Blues
Written-By – Hefti*
3:05

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Notes

1956 1st edition with red & black "six eye" center labels.

Though this compilation shares a title and 4 tracks (A2, A3, A6 and B4) in common with the 1944 Count Basie And His All-American Rhythm Section - Blues By Basie, it is not a reissue or repress of that album.

Track A1 recorded November 3, 1950.
Track A2 recorded June 24, 1939.
Tracks A3, A6, B4 recorded July 24, 1942.
Track A4 recorded March 19, 1940.
Track A5 recorded November 17, 1941.
Track B1 recorded September 24, 1941.
Tracks B2, B6 recorded May 16, 1950.
Track B3 recorded May 19, 1939.
Track B5 recorded April 3, 1942.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Matrix): x"LP"38507
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Matrix): x"LP"38508
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Runout Stamped): XLP38507-2B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Runout Stamped (Variation 1)): XLP38507-2D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Runout Stamped): XLP38508-2A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Runout (Variation 1)): XLP38508-2E [stamped] 1A [etched] 1H [stamped]

Other Versions (5 of 13) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BBL 7190 Count Basie And His Orchestra* Blues By Basie(LP, Comp, Mono) Philips BBL 7190 UK 1957 Sell This Version
PC 36824 Count Basie And His Orchestra* Blues By Basie(LP, Comp, Mono, RE, RM) Columbia PC 36824 US 1980 Sell This Version
CL 901 Count Basie And His Orchestra* Blues By Basie(LP, Comp, Mono, Promo, RP) Columbia CL 901 US 1956 Sell This Version
88697694452 Count Basie Orchestra Blues By Basie(CD, Album) Columbia, Legacy, Sony Music 88697694452 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
54304 Count Basie And His Orchestra* Blues By Basie(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) CBS 54304 UK 1980 Sell This Version

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