Lonnie Johnson (2) ‎– Volume Two 1927-32: Historical Recordings

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A1 Kansas City Blues Part 1
Piano [Probably] – De Loise SearcyVocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A2 Kansas City Blues Part 2
Piano [Probably] – De Loise SearcyVocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A3 Careless Love
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A4 I Want A Little Some O' That What You Got
Piano – Unknown ArtistVocals – Jimmy Foster (2)Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A5 You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now - Part 1
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Vocals, Piano [Probably] – Victoria Spivey
A6 You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now - Part 2
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Vocals, Piano [Probably] – Victoria Spivey
A7 Death Valley Is Just Half Way To My Home
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A8 I Got The Best Jelly Roll In Town - Part 2
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
A9 Don't Drive Me From Your Door
Vocals, Guitar, Piano – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B1 Low Down St. Louis Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B2 Beautiful But Dumb
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B3 From A Wash Woman On Up
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B4 Not The Chump I Use To Be
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B5 Best Jockey In Town
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B6 Sleepy Water Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
B7 Cat You Been Messin' Around
Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy Jordan
B8 Men, Get Wise To Yourself
Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy Jordan
B9 Sam, You're Just A Rat
Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy Jordan

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A1, A2: Chicago, December 17, 1927.
A3: New York City, November 16, 1928.
A4: New York City, February 27, 1929.
A5, A6: New York City, July 3, 1929.
A7 to A9: New York City, January 23, 1930.

B1: New York City, March 10, 1931.
B2, B3: New York City, June 16, 1931.
B4, B5: New York City, August 21, 1931.
B6: New York City, December 3, 1931.
B7: New York City, January 12, 1932.
B8, B9: New York City, February 9, 1932.

All sixteen titles never released on LP.
Original recordings from the collections of Werner Benecke, Joe Russard and Johnny Parth.

Matchbox Records are produced by Flyright Record & Distributing Company Limited, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex TN40 1HY, UK.
Made in England ℗ © 1987.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A - Etched): MSE 1013 A TF
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B - Etched): MSE 1013 B TF

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