Various ‎– Masters Of Memphis Blues

Label:
JSP Records ‎– JSP7725
Format:
4 × CD, Compilation
Box Set
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Disc A: Furry Lewis
1-1 Furry Lewis Everybody's Blues
Guitar – Landers WallerMandolin – Charles Johnson (8)
2:56
1-2 Furry Lewis Mr. Furry's Blues
Guitar – Landers WallerMandolin – Charles Johnson (8)
2:35
1-3 Furry Lewis Sweet Papa Moan
Guitar – Landers WallerMandolin – Charles Johnson (8)
2:12
1-4 Furry Lewis Rock Island Blues
Guitar – Landers Waller
2:49
1-5 Furry Lewis Jelly Roll
Guitar – Landers Waller
2:39
1-6 Furry Lewis Billy Lyons And Stack O'Lee 2:34
1-7 Furry Lewis Good Looking Girl Blues 2:52
1-8 Furry Lewis Why Don't You Come Home Blues 2:46
1-9 Furry Lewis Falling Down Blues 2:51
1-10 Furry Lewis Big Chief Blues 2:52
1-11 Furry Lewis Mean Old Bed Bug Blues 2:45
1-12 Furry Lewis Furry's Blues 3:16
1-13 Furry Lewis I Will Turn Your Money Green (Take 1) 3:13
1-14 Furry Lewis I Will Turn Your Money Green (Take 2) 3:11
1-15 Furry Lewis Mistreatin' Mama 3:09
1-16 Furry Lewis Dry Land Blues 3:07
1-17 Furry Lewis Cannon Ball Blues 3:06
1-18 Furry Lewis Kassie Jones - Part 1 3:06
1-19 Furry Lewis Kassie Jones - Part 2 3:04
1-20 Furry Lewis Judge Harsh Blues (Take 1) 3:06
1-21 Furry Lewis Judge Harsh Blues (Take 2) 3:04
1-22 Furry Lewis John Henry (The Steel Driving Man) (Take 1) 2:54
1-23 Furry Lewis John Henry (The Steel Driving Man) (Take 2) 3:21
1-24 Furry Lewis Black Gypsy Blues 2:50
1-25 Furry Lewis Creeper's Blues 2:41
Disc B: Beale St Sheiks • Banjo Joe
2-1 The Beale Street Sheiks* You Shall 2:50
2-2 The Beale Street Sheiks* It's A Good Thing 2:56
2-3 The Beale Street Sheiks* Sweet To Mama 2:55
2-4 The Beale Street Sheiks* Half Cup Of Tea 2:51
2-5 The Beale Street Sheiks* Beale Town Bound 2:53
2-6 The Beale Street Sheiks* Last Go Round 2:56
2-7 The Beale Street Sheiks* Jazzin' The Blues 2:49
2-8 The Beale Street Sheiks* You Shall 2:43
2-9 The Beale Street Sheiks* It's A Good Thing 2:59
2-10 The Beale Street Sheiks* Mr. Crump Don't Like It 2:59
2-11 The Beale Street Sheiks* Chicken You Can Roost Behind The Moon 3:06
2-12 The Beale Street Sheiks* Blues In D 2:44
2-13 The Beale Street Sheiks* Ain't Goin' To Do Like I Used To Do 2:56
2-14 The Beale Street Sheiks* Hunting Blues 3:06
2-15 The Beale Street Sheiks* Rockin' On The Hill Blues 3:12
2-16 The Beale Street Sheiks* Fillin' In Blues - Part 1 3:09
2-17 The Beale Street Sheiks* Fillin' In Blues - Part 2 3:15
2-18 The Beale Street Sheiks* Wasn't That Doggin' Me 3:09
2-19 The Beale Street Sheiks* Jumpin' On The Hill 3:06
2-20 Banjo Joe Jonestown Blues 3:11
2-21 Banjo Joe Poor Boy, Long Ways From Home
Guitar – Blind Blake
3:12
2-22 Banjo Joe Madison Street Rag
Guitar – Blind Blake
2:57
2-23 Banjo Joe Jazz Gypsy Blues
Guitar – Blind Blake
2:58
2-24 Banjo Joe Can You Blame The Colored Man
Guitar – Blind Blake
2:45
2-25 Banjo Joe My Money Never Runs Out
Guitar – Blind Blake
2:51
Disc C: Frank Stokes • Allen Shaw
3-1 Frank Stokes Downtown Blues (Take 1)
Guitar – Unknown Artist
3:10
3-2 Frank Stokes Downtown Blues (Take 2)
Guitar – Unknown Artist
3:15
3-3 Frank Stokes Bedtime Blues
Guitar – Unknown Artist
2:58
3-4 Frank Stokes What's The Matter Blues
Guitar – Unknown Artist
3:01
3-5 Frank Stokes Mistreatin' Blues 3:15
3-6 Frank Stokes It Won't Be Long (Take 1) 3:03
3-7 Frank Stokes It Won't Be Long (Take 2) 3:25
3-8 Frank Stokes Nehi Mamma Blues 3:06
3-9 Frank Stokes Got Mine 3:01
3-10 Frank Stokes Stomp That Thing 3:18
3-11 Frank Stokes 'Tain't Nobody's Business If I Do - Part 1
Guitar – Dan Sane
3:11
3-12 Frank Stokes 'Tain't Nobody's Business If I Do - Part 2 (Take 1)
Guitar – Dan Sane
3:18
3-13 Frank Stokes 'Tain't Nobody's Business If I Do - Part 2 (Take 2)
Guitar – Dan Sane
3:16
3-14 Frank Stokes Take Me Back
Guitar – Dan Sane
3:11
3-15 Frank Stokes How Long
Guitar – Dan Sane
3:12
3-16 Frank Stokes South Memphis Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
2:56
3-17 Frank Stokes Bunker Hill Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
2:55
3-18 Frank Stokes Right Now Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
3:07
3-19 Frank Stokes Shiney Town Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
3:07
3-20 Frank Stokes I'm Going Away Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
2:47
3-21 Frank Stokes Old Sometime Blues
Violin – Dan Sane
2:47
3-22 Frank Stokes Frank Stokes' Dream 2:54
3-23 Frank Stokes Memphis Rounders Blues 2:49
3-24 Allen Shaw I Couldn't Help It
Guitar – Willie Borum
3:06
3-25 Allen Shaw Moanin' The Blues
Guitar – Willie Borum
3:02
Disc D: Robert Wilkins • Little Buddy Doyle
4-1 Robert Wilkins Rolling Stone - Part 1 2:55
4-2 Robert Wilkins Rolling Stone - Part 2 3:31
4-3 Robert Wilkins Jail House Blues 3:33
4-4 Robert Wilkins I Do Blues 3:39
4-5 Robert Wilkins That's No Way To Get Along 2:55
4-6 Robert Wilkins Alabama Blues 2:39
4-7 Robert Wilkins Long Train Blues 3:07
4-8 Robert Wilkins Falling Down Blues 2:39
4-9 Robert Wilkins Nashville Stonewall Blues 3:25
4-10 Robert Wilkins Police Sergeant Blues 3:04
4-11 Robert Wilkins Get Away Blues 3:33
4-12 Robert Wilkins I'll Go With Her Blues 3:07
4-13 Robert Wilkins Dirty Deal Blues
Guitar – Son JoeSpoons – Kid Spoons
3:16
4-14 Robert Wilkins Black Rat Blues
Guitar – Son JoeSpoons – Kid Spoons
2:53
4-15 Robert Wilkins New Stock Yard Blues
Guitar – Son JoeSpoons – Kid Spoons
2:58
4-16 Robert Wilkins Old Jim Canaan's
Spoons – Kid Spoons
2:54
4-17 Robert Wilkins Losin' Out Blues
Spoons – Kid Spoons
3:12
4-18 Little Buddy Doyle Hard Scufflin' Blues
Harmonica [Probably] – Walter Horton
2:40
4-19 Little Buddy Doyle Grief Will Kill You
Harmonica [Probably] – Walter Horton
2:37
4-20 Little Buddy Doyle Slick Capers Blues
Harmonica [Probably] – Walter Horton
2:38
4-21 Little Buddy Doyle Renewed Love Blues
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:32
4-22 Little Buddy Doyle Bad In Mind Blues
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:35
4-23 Little Buddy Doyle Three-Sixty-Nine Blues
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:53
4-24 Little Buddy Doyle She's Got Good Dry Goods
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:36
4-25 Little Buddy Doyle Lost Baby Blues
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:42
4-26 Little Buddy Doyle Sweet Man Blues
Guitar [Possibly] – Jack Kelly (3), Willie TangoHarmonica – Walter Horton
2:40

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Recording Info:
1-1 to 1-5: Chicago, April 20, 1927.
1-6 to 1-11: Chicago, October 9, 1927.
1-12 to 1-21: Memphis, Tennessee, August 28, 1928.
1-22 to 1-25: Memphis, Tennessee, September 22, 1928.
2-1 to 2-7: Chicago, c. August 1927.
2-8 to 2-12: Chicago, c. September 1927.
2-13 to 2-19: Chicago, c. March 1929.
2-20 to 2-25: Chicago, c. November 1927.
3-1 to 3-4: Memphis, Tennessee, February 1, 1928.
3-5 to 3-9: Memphis, Tennessee, August 27, 1928.
3-10: Memphis, Tennessee, August 28, 1928.
3-11 to 3-15: Memphis, Tennessee, August 30, 1928.
3-16 & 3-17: Memphis, Tennessee, September 23, 1929.
3-18 & 3-19: Memphis, Tennessee, September 25, 1929.
3-20 to 3-23: Memphis, Tennessee, September 30, 1929.
3-24 & 3-25: New York City, September 18, 1934.
4-1 & 4-2: Memphis, Tennessee, September 7, 1928.
4-3 & 4-4: Memphis, Tennessee, September 8, 1928.
4-5 to 4-8: Memphis, Tennessee, c. September 23, 1929.
4-9 to 4-12: Memphis, Tennessee, c. February 21, 1930.
4-13 to 4-15: Jackson, Mississippi, October 10, 1935.
4-16 & 4-17: Jackson, Mississippi, October 12, 1935.
4-18 to 4-20: Memphis, Tennessee, July 1, 1939.
4-21 to 4-26: Memphis, Tennessee, July 14, 1939.

No durations are listed on the release.

© & ℗ JSP Records 2004.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 88065 77252 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): HIL HGCD3571 HILTONGROVE
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): HIL HGCD3572 HILTONGROVE
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): HIL HGCD3573 HILTONGROVE
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 4): HIL HGCD3574 HILTONGROVE
  • Mastering SID Code (All Discs): IFPI LP76
  • Mould SID Code (All Discs): IFPI 7302

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