Various ‎– Blues Box 1

Label:
MCA Coral ‎– 82.024-4, MCA Coral ‎– PCOX 7526
Format:
4 × Vinyl, LP, Mono
Box Set, Compilation
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A1 Kokomo Arnold Shake That Thing
Piano [Prob.] – Peetie WheatstrawVocals, Guitar – Kokomo ArnoldWritten-By – Jackson*
2:40
A2 Baby Doo The Death Of Walter Barnes
Harmonica – Robert Lee McCoyPiano [Either] – Gene GilmorePiano [Or] – Walter DavisVocals, Guitar – Leonard Caston (2)Written-By – Caston*
2:55
A3 Scrapper Blackwell Motherless Boy Blues
Piano – Dot RiceVocals, Guitar – Scrapper BlackwellWritten-By – Black*
2:44
A4 Dot Rice & Frankie Black* Texas Stomp
Guitar – Scrapper BlackwellPiano – Dot RiceWritten-By – Rice*, Black*
3:21
A5 Son Bonds Trouble Trouble Blues
Harmonica – Hammie NixonVocals, Guitar – Son BondsWritten-By – Nickerson*, Bonds*
3:03
A6 Walter Coleman I'm Going To Cincinnati
Guitar – Unknown ArtistVocals, Guitar – Walter ColemanWritten-By – Coleman*
2:44
A7 Walter Coleman Smack That Thing
Guitar – Unknown ArtistVocals, Guitar – Walter ColemanWritten-By – Coleman*
3:02
A8 Teddy Darby The Girl I Left Behind
Bass – Unknown ArtistPiano – Roosevelt SykesVocals – Blind Blues Darby*Written-By – Darby*
2:51
B1 Bumble Bee Slim Bleeding Heart Blues
Piano [Either] – Charlie Segar*Piano [Or] – Horace MalcolmVocals, Guitar – Amos EastonWritten-By – Easton*
2:46
B2 Cow Cow Davenport I Ain't No Iceman
Bass – Richard Fullbright*Flugelhorn – Joe BishopGuitar – Teddy BunnPiano – Sam Price*Vocals – Cow Cow DavenportWritten-By – Davenport*
2:46
B3 Cow Cow Davenport Railroad Blues
Bass – Richard Fullbright*Flugelhorn – Joe BishopGuitar – Teddy BunnPiano – Sam Price*Vocals – Cow Cow DavenportWritten-By – Davenport*
2:44
B4 Teddy Edwards W-P-A Blues
Bass – John LindsayPiano – Black BobVocals, Guitar [Prob.] – Big Teddy Boy Edwards*Written-By – Weldon*
2:57
B5 Teddy Edwards Louisiana
Bass – John LindsayPiano – Black BobVocals, Guitar [Prob.] – Big Teddy Boy Edwards*Written-By – Edwards*
2:38
B6 Blind Boy Fuller Stingy Mama
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Boy FullerWritten-By – Fuller*
2:40
B7 Blind Boy Fuller Working Man Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Boy FullerWritten-By – Fuller*
3:17
B8 Gene Gilmore Natchez Fire
Harmonica – Robert Lee McCoyPiano [Either] – Gene GilmorePiano [Or] – Walter DavisVocals – Gene GilmoreWritten-By – Gilmore*
2:50
C1 Bill Gaither Pains In My Heart
Piano – Honey HillVocals, Guitar – Bill Gaither (Leroy's Buddy)*Written-By – Gaither*
2:40
C2 Bill Gaither In The Wee Wee Hours
Piano – Honey HillVocals, Guitar – Bill Gaither (Leroy's Buddy)*Written-By – Gaither*
3:11
C3 Jimmie Gordon Graveyard Blues
Guitar – Unknown ArtistPiano – Chuck Segar*Vocals – Jimmie GordonWritten-By – Gordon*
3:12
C4 Jimmie Gordon Sweet Jelly Rollin'
Piano – Chuck Segar*Vocals – Jimmie GordonWritten-By – Gordon*
2:46
C5 The Harlem Hamfats Baby Don't You Tear My Clothes
Bass – John LindsayClarinet – Odell RandDrums [Either] – Fred FlynnDrums [Or] – Hearlis Williams*Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Piano – Horace MalcolmTrumpet – Herb MorandVocals, Guitar – Joe McCoyWritten-By – McCoy*
2:43
C6 The Harlem Hamfats Let Me Feel It
Bass – John LindsayClarinet – Buster BaileyDrums [Either] – Fred FlynnDrums [Or] – Hearlis Williams*Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Piano – Horace MalcolmTrumpet – Herb MorandVocals, Guitar – Joe McCoyWritten-By – Morand*
2:46
C7 Honey Hill Boogie Woogie
Piano – Honey HillWritten-By – Smith*
2:50
C8 Honey Hill Set 'Em
Piano – Honey HillWritten-By – Smith*
2:40
D1 Springback James Stingaree Mama Blues
Vocals, Piano – Springback JamesWritten-By – James*
3:04
D2 Springback James Rusty Can Blues
Guitar [Prob.] – Willie Bee James*Vocals, Piano – Springback JamesWritten-By – James*
2:51
D3 Lonnie Johnson (2) Flood Water Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Written-By – Johnson*
2:57
D4 Lonnie Johnson (2) Blue Ghost Blues
Bass, Drums, Vocalese, Effects – Unknown ArtistPiano – Roosevelt SykesVocals, Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Written-By – Johnson*
2:58
D5 Mary Johnson Peepin' At The Risin' Sun
Piano – Henry BrownVocals – Mary JohnsonWritten-By – Johnson*
3:10
D6 Mary Johnson Black Gal Blues
Piano – Henry BrownVocals – Mary JohnsonWritten-By – Johnson*
2:46
D7 Charlie McCoy (2) Candy Man Blues
Piano [Prob.] – Chuck Segar*Vocals, Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Written-By – McCoy*
2:56
D8 Charlie McCoy (2) Baltimore Blues
Guitar – Joe McCoyVocals, Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Written-By – McCoy*
2:50
E1 Joe McCoy I Got To Have A Little More
Piano – Chuck Segar*Vocals, Guitar – Joe McCoyWritten-By – McCoy*
3:18
E2 Joe McCoy Please Baby
Piano – Chuck Segar*Vocals, Guitar – Joe McCoyWritten-By – McCoy*
3:07
E3 Robert Lee McCoy Gonna Keep It For You Daddy
Harmony Vocals, Washboard – Unknown ArtistLead Vocals – Ann SortierVocals, Guitar – Robert Lee McCoyWritten-By – McCoy*
2:16
E4 Robert Lee McCoy Mama Don't Allow Me To Stay Out All Night Long
Vocals, Guitar – Robert Lee McCoyWritten-By – McCoy*
2:35
E5 Charlie McFadden People People
Bass – Unknown ArtistPiano – Roosevelt SykesVocals – "Specs" Charlie McFadden*Written-By – McFadden*
2:40
E6 Lee Green 44 Blues
Vocals, Piano – Leothus "Lee" Green*Written-By – Green*
3:02
E7 Buck McFarland Mercy Mercy Blues
Accompanied By – Peetie Wheatstraw's Blue Blowers*Cornet [Or Kazoo?], Clarinet, Violin, Guitar – Unknown ArtistPiano – Peetie WheatstrawVocals – Barrel House Buck Mac Farland*Written-By – McFarland*
2:52
E8 Buck McFarland Weeping Willow Blues
Piano, Guitar – Unknown ArtistVocals – Barrel House Buck Mac Farland*Written-By – McFarland*
2:51
F1 Art McKay Central Limited Blues
Piano – Unknown ArtistVocals – Art McKayWritten-By – McKay*
3:12
F2 Art McKay She Squeezed My Lemon
Bass – Unknown ArtistClarinet – Odell RandPiano – Roosevelt SykesVocals – Art McKayWritten-By – McKay*
2:43
F3 Blind Willie McTell Let Me Play With Your Yo Yo
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Willie McTellWritten-By – McTell*
3:01
F4 Blind Willie McTell Ticket Agent Blues
Vocals – Kate McTellVocals, Guitar – Blind Willie McTellWritten-By – McTell*
3:15
F5 Alice Moore Telephone Blues
Guitar – Kokomo ArnoldPiano – Peetie WheatstrawVocals – Alice MooreWritten By – Harriston
2:56
F6 Alice Moore Don't Deny Me Baby
Bass – Unknown ArtistGuitar [Prob.] – Lonnie Johnson (2)Piano – Peetie WheatstrawVocals – Alice MooreWritten-By – Jordan*
3:07
F7 Shorty Bob Parker The Death Of Slim Green
Guitar – Kid Prince MooreVocals, Piano [Prob.] – Shorty Bob ParkerWritten-By – Parker*
3:10
F8 Shorty Bob Parker So Cold In China
Guitar – Kid Prince MooreVocals, Piano [Prob.] – Shorty Bob ParkerWritten-By – Parker*
2:42
G1 Charlie Pickett Crazy Bout My Black Gal
Piano – Lee BrownVocals, Guitar – Charlie PickettWritten-By – Pickett*
3:14
G2 Charlie Pickett Trembling Blues
Harmonica [Prob.] – Hammie NixonPiano – Lee BrownVocals, Guitar – Charlie PickettWritten-By – Pickett*
2:52
G3 Red Nelson Detroit Special
Piano – Charles AveryVocals, Guitar [Prob.] – Red NelsonWritten-By – Nelson*
2:58
G4 Red Nelson Streamline Train
Piano – Cripple Clarence LoftonVocals, Guitar [Prob.] – Red NelsonWritten-By – Nelson*
2:45
G5 Sloke* And Ike* Slocum Blues
Guitar – Ikey RobinsonVocals – Charlie SlocumWritten-By – Slocum*
2:49
G6 Sloke* And Ike* Chocolate Candy Blues
Guitar – Ikey RobinsonVocals – Charlie SlocumWritten-By – Slocum*
3:01
G7 Johnnie Strauss Hard Working Woman
Piano – Henry BrownViolin – Unknown ArtistVocals – Johnnie StraussWritten-By – Strauss*
2:46
G8 Roosevelt Sykes Soft And Mellow
Vocals, Piano – Roosevelt SykesWritten-By – Sykes*
3:00
H1 Johnny Temple (2) Louise Louise Blues
Guitar [Either] – Johnny Temple (2)Guitar [Or] – Charlie McCoy (2)Piano – Horace MalcolmVocals – Johnny Temple (2)Written-By – Temple*
2:58
H2 Black Ace Whiskey And Woman
Guitar – Unknown ArtistVocals, Guitar – Black AceWritten-By – Turner*
3:00
H3 Curley Weaver Oh Lawdy Mama
Guitar – Blind Willie McTellVocals, Guitar – Curley WeaverWritten-By – Weaver*
3:18
H4 Peetie Wheatstraw These Times
Guitar – Charley JordanVocals, Piano – Peetie WheatstrawWritten-By – Bunch*
2:57
H5 Georgia White Daddy Let Me Lay It On You
Bass – John LindsayGuitar – Ikey RobinsonPiano – Richard M. JonesVocals – Georgia WhiteWritten-By – Coleman*
2:44
H6 Georgia White Dead Man's Blues
Bass – John LindsayGuitar – Ikey RobinsonVocals, Piano – Georgia WhiteWritten By – Spencer
2:45
H7 Oscar Woods Evil Hearted Woman Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Oscar Woods (The Lone Wolf)*Written-By – Woods*
3:08
H8 Oscar Woods Don't Sell It - Don't Give It Away
Vocals, Guitar – Oscar Woods (The Lone Wolf)*Written-By – Woods*
2:59

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Notes

Box set includes 4 printed inner sleeves with credits and notes

Original recording dates and locations:
A1: Chicago, Thursday, July 9, 1936
A2: Chicago, Tuesday, June 4, 1940
A3: Chicago, Sunday, July 7, 1935
A4: Chicago, Monday, July 8, 1935
A5: Chicago, Tuesday, September 11, 1934
A6, A7: Chicago, Saturday, February 8, 1936
A8: Chicago, Friday, April 30, 1937
B1: Chicago, Friday, January 18, 1935
B2, B3: New York, Sunday, May 8, 1938
B4, B5: Chicago, Friday, May 15, 1936
B6, B7: New York, Monday, July 12, 1937
B8: Chicago, Tuesday, June 4, 1940
C1: Chicago, Sunday, December 15, 1935
C2: New York, Friday, August 27, 1937
C3: Chicago, Tuesday, January 22, 1935
C4: Chicago, Thursday, April 30, 1936
C5: Chicago, Wednesday, May 12, 1937
C6: New York, Thursday, April 21, 1938
C7, C8: New York, Friday, June 24, 1938
D1, D2: Chicago, Wednesday, May 15, 1935
D3: Chicago, Monday, November 8, 1937
D4: New York, Thursday, March 31, 1938
D5: Chicago, Saturday, August 18, 1934
D6: Chicago, Friday, August 24, 1934
D7: Chicago, Monday, August 13, 1934
D8: Chicago, Thursday, August 16, 1934
E1: Chicago, Monday, August 13, 1934
E2: Chicago, Wednesday, January 9, 1935
E3, E4: Chicago, Wednesday, June 5, 1940
E5: Chicago, Friday, April 30, 1937
E6, E7: Chicago, Friday, August 24, 1934
E8: Chicago, Thursday, July 18, 1935
F1: Chicago, Friday, August 24, 1934
F2: Chicago, Friday, April 30, 1937
F3: Chicago, Tuesday, April 23, 1935
F4: Chicago, Thursday, April 25, 1935
F5: Chicago, Friday, May 22, 1936
F6: Chicago, Friday, March 26, 1937
F7, F8: New York, Monday, June 6, 1938
G1, G2: New York, Monday, August 2, 1937
G3: Chicago, Wednesday, November 20, 1935
G4: Chicago, Saturday, Tuesday 4, 1936
G5: Chicago, Thursday, May 6, 1937
G6: Chicago, Wednesday, May 19, 1937
G7: Chicago, Monday, August 20, 1934
G8: New York, Thursday, February 20, 1936
H1: Chicago, Wednesday, November 12, 1936
H2: Chicago, Monday, February 15, 1937
H3: Chicago, Tuesday, April 23, 1935
H4: Chicago, Thursday, August 23, 1934
H5, H6: Chicago, Friday, October 21, 1938
H7, H8: New Orleans, Saturday, March 21, 1936

The playlist is as it is on sleeve .
On album there is some diffrence
Album 3 b side is from number 3 the b side from album 4 b side and the other way around

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout stamped): M-6.30106-01-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout stamped): M-6.30106-01-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout stamped): M-6.30106-02-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout stamped): M-6.30106-02-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side E runout stamped): M-6.30106-03-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side F runout stamped): M-6.30106-03-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side G runout stamped): M-6.30106-04-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side H runout stamped): M-6.30106-04-2
  • Matrix / Runout (All sides runout stamped): Manufactured in Germany

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
6.30106 FK, RCOX 7526/1-4 Various Blues Box 1(4xLP, Mono + Box, Comp) MCA Coral, MCA Coral 6.30106 FK, RCOX 7526/1-4 Germany 1975 Sell This Version

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