Monkey Joe* & Roosevelt Scott ‎– Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, Volume 2 -- 31 March 1939 To 26 January 1940

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Document Records (2) ‎– DOCD-5413
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CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Mobile And K.C. Line
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettDrums – Fred WilliamsGuitar – Willie Bee James*Piano – Blind John DavisVocals – Monkey Joe*
2 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders B.V.D. Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettDrums – Fred WilliamsGuitar – Willie Bee James*Piano – Blind John DavisVocals – Monkey Joe*
3 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Headache Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettDrums – Fred WilliamsGuitar – Willie Bee James*Piano – Blind John DavisVocals – Monkey Joe*
4 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders You Don't Have To Tell Me
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
5 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Carry My Business On
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
6 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Mountain Baby Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
7 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Just Give Some Away
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
8 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Bad Luck Man Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
9 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Bitin' On Me
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
10 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders Old Man Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
11 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders McComb City Blues
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
12 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders That Same Cat
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
13 Monkey Joe And His Music Grinders We Can't Get Along
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Buster BennettBass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Guitar [probably] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Piano – Monkey Joe*
14 Roosevelt Scott Black Gal Blues
Bass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Piano – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
15 Roosevelt Scott Send Me An Angel Down
Bass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Piano – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
16 Roosevelt Scott Do You Call That Right?
Bass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Piano – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
17 Roosevelt Scott Brown Skin Woman Swing
Bass [vocal bass] – Alfred ElkinsGuitar [possibly] – Willie Bee James*Piano – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
18 Roosevelt Scott Be My Baby
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
19 Roosevelt Scott Down In The Gutter
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
20 Roosevelt Scott Look Up And Down
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
21 Roosevelt Scott Dark Road Blues
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
22 Roosevelt Scott Suitcase Blues
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
23 Roosevelt Scott Doctor Bill Blues
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
24 Roosevelt Scott Panama Special
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott
25 Roosevelt Scott Tender Foot Blues
Drums [possibly] – Fred WilliamsPiano [probably] – Jesse Coleman*Vocals – Roosevelt Scott

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Recording date, location, matrix, catalog number:
1. March 31, 1939, Chicago, WC-2531-A, Vocalion 04978
2. March 31, 1939, Chicago, WC-2532-A, Vocalion 04871
3. March 31, 1939, Chicago, WC-2533-A, Columbia unissued
4. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2702-A, Vocalion 05274
5. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2703-A, Vocalion 05166
6. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2704-A, Vocalion 05348
7. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2705-A, Vocalion 05166
8. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2706-A, OKeh 05685
9. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2707-A, Vocalion 05348
10. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2708-A, OKeh 06153
11. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2709-A, OKeh 06153
12. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2710-A, Vocalion 05274
13. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2711-A, OKeh 05685
14. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2712-A, Vocalion 05206
15. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2713-A, Vocalion 05137
16. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2714-A, Vocalion 05137
17. September 13, 1939, Chicago, WC-2715-A, Vocalion 05206
18. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2889-A, Vocalion 05502
19. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2890-A, Vocalion 05550
20. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2891-A, Vocalion 05415
21. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2892-A, Vocalion 05550
22. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2893-A, Vocalion 05371
23. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2894-A, Vocalion 05502
24. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2895-A, Vocalion 05415
25. January 26, 1940, Chicago, WC-2896-A, Vocalion 05371

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  • Barcode: 7 14298 54132 8

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