Skip James ‎– The Complete Early Recordings

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Yazoo ‎– 2009
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1 Devil Got My Woman 3:02
2 Cypress Grove Blues 3:13
3 Little Cow And Calf Is Gonna Die Blues
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
2:55
4 Hard Time Killin' Floor Blues 2:52
5 Drunken Spree
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
2:39
6 Cherry Ball Blues 2:51
7 Jesus Is A Mighty Good Leader 3:02
8 Illinois Blues
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
3:05
9 How Long "Buck"
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
2:54
10 4 O'Clock Blues
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
2:52
11 22-20 Blues 2:52
12 Hard Luck Child
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
3:05
13 If You Haven't Any Hay Get On Down The Road 2:55
14 Be Ready When He Comes 2:55
15 Yola My Blues Away
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
3:13
16 I'm So Glad
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
2:51
17 What Am I Gonna Do Blues
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
3:04
18 Special Rider Blues
Mastered By – Joe Tarantino, Rich Nevins*, Scott Levitin
3:03

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The mention of 1930 on the cover is in error. All titles were recorded 1931 in Grafton, WI at a session for Paramount.

Original recordings from the collections of Rich Nevins, Pete Whelan and Gayle Wardlow.

Tracks 3, 5, 8 to 10, 12, 15 to 18: subsequent mastering by Joe Tarantino and Scott Levitin using NoNOISE digital audio restoration at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA.

® 1994 YAZOO, a division of Shanachie Entertainment Corp.
℗ 2001 Shanachie Entertainment Corp.

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  • Matrix / Runout: SHENT2009/B S1 MADE IN THE USA BY L&M
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LM06
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI F913
  • Barcode: 0 16351 20092 1
  • Label Code: LC 5762

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