Memphis Minnie ‎– Pickin' The Blues

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Catfish Records ‎– KATCD158
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1 Ice Man
Double Bass [Standup Bass] – Unknown Artist
2 Frankie Jean
3 Banana Man Blues
4 If You See My Rooster
Double Bass [Standup Bass] – Bob Settles*Percussion [Woodblocks] – Unknown ArtistPiano – Black Bob
5 New Dirty Dozen
Arranged By – Williams*, Perryman*Written-By – Trad.*
6 Jockey Man Blues
7 Bothering That Thing
Written-By – Joe McCoy
8 Squat It
9 'Frisco Town
Written-By – Joe McCoy
10 Chickasaw Train Blues
11 Pickin' The Blues
12 Weary Woman Blues
13 When The Levee Breaks
14 Hoodoo Lady
Double Bass [Standup Bass] – Unknown Artist
15 Pile Driving Blues
Written-By – Joe McCoy
16 Moaning The Blues
17 My Butcher Man
18 I'm A Bad Luck Woman
Double Bass [Standup Bass] – Bob Settles*Percussion [Woodblocks] – Unknown Artist
19 New Bumble Bee
20 Hole In The Wall
21 Drunken Barrel House Blues
22 My Strange Man
Double Bass [Standup Bass] – Unknown Artist
23 Let's Go To Town
24 Reachin' Pete

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Notes

UPC: 6-43247-11582-5. © ℗ 2000 Catfish Records.

The sleeve notes state that the writer is unidentified for tracks 15 and 20, although it also credits 15 to Joe McCoy.

Release comes with an 8 page booklet.

Tracks 1, 14 & 22 recorded 18th February, 1938, Chicago.
Tracks 2 & 15 recorded 8th July, 1930, Chicago.
Tracks 3 & 10 recorded 24th August, 1934, Chicago.
Tracks 4 & 18 recorded 27th May, 1936, Chicago.
Tracks 5 & 19 recorded 1st July, 1930, Chicago.
Tracks 6, 12 & 24 recorded 27th May, 1935, Chicago.
Track 7 recorded 5th June, 1930.
Tracks 8 & 16 recorded 10th September, 1934, Chicago.
Tracks 9 & 13 recorded 18th June, 1929, New York City.
Tracks 11 & 23 recorded 16th March, 1931, Chicago.
Track 17 recorded 27th November, 1933, Chicago.
Track 20 recorded 6th September, 1934, Chicago.
Track 21 recorded 24th March, 1934, Chicago.

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