Various ‎– Bluebird Blues & Heritage Sampler

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Bluebird (3) ‎– 74321-45724-2, RCA ‎– 74321-45724-2, BMG ‎– 74321-45724-2
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1 Big Maceo Worried Life Blues
Written-By – Maceo Merriweather
2:54
2 Sonny Boy Williamson Good Morning School Girl
Written-By – John Lee Williamson
3:01
3 Tampa Red I'll Get A Break Someday
Written-By – Hudson Whittaker
3:08
4 Memphis Minnie I'm Goin Back Home
Written-By – Joe Johnson (20)
2:42
5 Memphis Slim Beer Drinkin' Woman (Take 2) 3:16
6 Bill "Jazz" Gillum* Don't You Scandalize My Name
Written-By – Bill Gillum*
2:21
7 Mississippi Matilda Hardworking Woman Blues
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:52
8 Tampa Red Drinkin' My Blues Away
Written-By – Hudson Whittaker
2:47
9 Big Maceo Ramblin' Mind Blues
Written-By – Maceo Merriweather
3:09
10 Sonny Boy Williamson Blue Bird Blues
Written-By – John Lee Williamson
3:03
11 Kansas City Kitty Double Trouble Blues
Written-By – Thelma Holmes
2:58
12 Tampa Red I'll Kill Your Soul (And Dare Your Spirit To Move)
Written-By – Hudson Whittaker
2:58
13 Memphis Slim Grinder Man Blues
Written-By – Joe Williams*
3:05
14 Bill "Jazz" Gillum* Good Old 51 Highway
Written-By – Bill Gillum*
2:33
15 Miss Rosie Mae Moore* Staggering Blues
Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:39

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℗ © 1997
Made in Germany.
Not for sale.

These tracks were taken from the forthcoming RCA albums:
1 & 9 "Big Maceo" 07863-66715-2
2 & 10 "Sonny Boy Williamson" 07863-66723-2
3, 8 & 12 "Tampa Red" 07863-66721-2
4, 7, 11 & 15 "Four Women Blues" 07863-66719-2
5 & 13 "Memphis Slim" 07863-66720-2
6 & 14 "Bill 'Jazz' Gillum" 07863-66717-2

At the time of this re-issue, composer and publisher information could not be found through any of the usual channels, i.e,: The Library of Congress, BMI, ASCAP or Harry Fox. However, where composer and or publisher is listed, this information was obtained from the original Victor/Bluebird recording logs located in the BMG/RCA/Victor archives. Though this information may or may not be current or correct, it is all that exists.

Audio restoration: metal part & commercially released 78 transfers (except where noted): Dennis Ferrante.
Tracks 4 & 15 - Ruth Edge EMI Archive.
Track 14 - 78 rpm source: Don Kent

Track 14 misprinted as "Good Old 51 Higway".
Individual track artists are not credited on release.
There is no credit for track 5.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: SONOPRESS S-3230/4321457242 A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L030
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0754

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