Various ‎– Mercury Blues 'n' Rhythm Story 1945-1955

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Mercury ‎– 314 528 292-2
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Midwest Blues
1-1 Four Jumps Of Jive It's Just The Blues
Bass – Willie DixonGuitar – Bernardo Dennis, Ellis HunterPiano, Vocals – Gene "Jimmy" Gilmore*
1-2 Albert Ammons And His Rhythm Kings ,Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings Sippie Wallace Bedroom Blues
Bass – John LindsayClarinet – Artie StarksDrums – Tommy Taylor (6)Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Lead Vocals – Sippie WallacePiano – Albert Ammons
1-3 Albert Ammons And His Rhythm Kings ,Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings Sippie Wallace Buzz Me
Bass – John LindsayClarinet – Artie StarksDrums – Tommy Taylor (6)Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)Lead Vocals – Sippie WallacePiano – Albert Ammons
1-4 T-Bone Walker, Marl Young And His Orchestra My Baby Left Me
Alto Saxophone – Frank Derrick (2), Nathan Jones (9)Bass – Mickey SimsDrums – Red SaundersLead Vocals, Guitar – T-Bone WalkerPiano – Marl YoungTenor Saxophone – Moses GantTrumpet – Melvin Moore (2), Nick Cooper (7)
1-5 T-Bone Walker, Marl Young And His Orchestra Come Back To Me Baby Blues
Alto Saxophone – Frank Derrick (2), Nathan Jones (9)Bass – Mickey SimsDrums – Red SaundersLead Vocals, Guitar – T-Bone WalkerPiano – Marl YoungTenor Saxophone – Moses GantTrumpet – Melvin Moore (2), Nick Cooper (7)
1-6 T-Bone Walker, Marl Young And His Orchestra She Is Going To Ruin Me
Alto Saxophone – Frank Derrick (2), Nathan Jones (9)Bass – Mickey SimsDrums – Red SaundersLead Vocals, Guitar – T-Bone WalkerPiano, Backing Vocals – Marl YoungTenor Saxophone – Moses GantTrumpet, Backing Vocals – Melvin Moore (2), Nick Cooper (7)
1-7 Dinah Washington, Gus Chappell's Orchestra* Joy Juice
Bass – Bill SettlesDrums – Oliver ColemanPiano – Rudy Martin (4)Tenor Saxophone – Dave Young (4)Trombone – Gus ChappellTrumpet – Harry "Pee Wee" Jackson, Willie CookVocals – Dinah Washington
1-8 Julia Lee, Tommy Douglas' Orchestra If It's Good
Bass – Ben CurtisClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Tommy DouglasDrums – Sam "Baby" Lovett*Guitar – Efferge WareLead Vocals, Piano – Julia LeeTenor Saxophone – Freddie Gulliver, Harry Ferguson (2)Trumpet – Clarence Davis (2)
1-9 Julia Lee, Tommy Douglas' Orchestra Show Me Missouri Blues
Bass – Ben CurtisClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Tommy DouglasDrums – Sam "Baby" Lovett*Guitar – Efferge WareLead Vocals, Piano – Julia LeeTenor Saxophone – Freddie Gulliver, Harry Ferguson (2)Trumpet – Clarence Davis (2)
1-10 Julia Lee Dream Lucky Blues
Bass – Ben CurtisDrums – Sam "Baby" Lovett*Lead Vocals, Piano – Julia Lee
1-11 Albert Ammons And His Piano & Rhythm Kings, Mildred Anderson Doin' The Boogie Woogie
Bass – Israel CrosbyDrums – Jack CooleyGuitar – Ike Perkins (2)Lead Vocals – Mildred AndersonPiano – Albert AmmonsTenor Saxophone – Gene Ammons
1-12 Albert Ammons And His Piano & Rhythm Kings Suitcase Blues
Bass – Israel CrosbyDrums – Jack CooleyGuitar – Ike Perkins (2)Piano – Albert AmmonsTenor Saxophone – Gene Ammons
1-13 Myra Taylor Tell Your Best Friend Nothing
Featuring – Jimmy Keith Kansas City OrchestraLead Vocals – Myra TaylorTenor Saxophone – Jimmy Keith (2)
1-14 Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Railroad Porter's Blues
Alto Saxophone – Frank DomínguezBaritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Cleanhead" VinsonPiano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Arnett Sparrow, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Clark Terry, John Hunt, Volley Bastine
1-15 Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Gonna Send You Where I Got You From
Alto Saxophone – Frank DomínguezBaritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Cleanhead" VinsonPiano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Arnett Sparrow, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Clark Terry, John Hunt, Volley Bastine
1-16 Gene Ammons Sextet, Earl Coleman Hold That Money
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Ernest McDonaldBass – Eugene "Gene" Wright*Drums – Ellis BarteeLead Vocals – Earl ColemanPiano – Julian "Junior" Mance*Tenor Saxophone – Gene "Jug" Ammons*Trumpet – Gail Brockman
1-17 Myra Taylor I'm In My Sins This Morning
Featuring – Reiser-Meyers TrioLead Vocals – Myra Taylor
1-18 Myra Taylor Booted
Featuring – Reiser-Meyers TrioLead Vocals – Myra Taylor
1-19 Dinah Washington Long John Blues
Lead Vocals – Dinah Washington
1-20 Big Bill Broonzy And His Fat Four* (I'm A) Wonderin' Man
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Piano – Carl SharpVocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
1-21 Big Bill Broonzy And His Fat Four* I Love My Whiskey
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Piano – Carl SharpVocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
1-22 Big Bill Broonzy, Big Bill Broonzy And His Fat Four* You've Been Mistreating Me
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Piano – Carl SharpVocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
1-23 Big Bill Broonzy, Big Bill Broonzy And His Fat Four* I Stay Blue All The Time
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Piano – Carl SharpVocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
1-24 Big Bill Broonzy, Big Bill Broonzy And His Fat Four* Water Coast Blues
Alto Saxophone – Antonio CaseyBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Piano – Carl SharpVocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
1-25 St. Louis Jimmy Oden, Sunnyland Slim And His Orchestra Shame On You Baby
Alto Saxophone – Alex AtkinsBass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordGuitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals – St. Louis Jimmy OdenPiano – Sunnyland Slim
1-26 St. Louis Jimmy Oden, Sunnyland Slim And His Orchestra I'm Not Satisfied
Alto Saxophone – Alex AtkinsBass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordGuitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals – St. Louis Jimmy OdenPiano – Sunnyland Slim
2-1 Sunnyland Slim And His Sunny Boys Mud Kickin' Woman
Alto Saxophone – Alex AtkinsBass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordGuitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals, Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-2 Sunnyland Slim And His Sunny Boys Evertime I Get To Drinkin'
Alto Saxophone – Alex AtkinsBass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordGuitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals, Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-3 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* Train Is Comin'
Bass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Purcell Brockenbeorough*
2-4 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* The Question
Bass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Purcell Brockenborough*Vocals – Terry Timmons
2-5 Ray Snead I'm A Good Rockin' Daddy
Baritone Saxophone – Leo ParkerBass – Johnny PateDrums – Al Williams (8)Guitar – Ike Perkins (2)Lead Vocals – Ray SneadPiano – Eddie WareTenor Saxophone – Eddie ChambleeTrumpet – Gail Brockman
2-6 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* Drivin' Me Mad
Bass – John FrazierDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson BerryVocals – Terry Timmons
2-7 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* Never Let Me Love
Bass – John FrazierDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson Berry
2-8 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* Train Time
Bass – John FrazierDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson Berry
2-9 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* Blue Evening
Bass – John FrazierDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson BerryVocals – Terry Timmons
2-10 Big Bill Broonzy Get Back (Black, Brown And White)
Bass – Ransom KnowlingLead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
2-11 Big Bill Broonzy Willie Mae Blues
Bass – Ransom KnowlingLead Vocals, Piano – Big Bill Broonzy
2-12 Big Bill Broonzy I Know She Will
Bass – Ransom KnowlingLead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill Broonzy
2-13 Big Bill Broonzy And His Big Little Orchestra* Leavin' Day
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Memphis Slim or Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill Casimir
2-14 Big Bill Broonzy And His Big Little Orchestra* Southbound Train
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Memphis Slim or Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill Casimir
2-15 Big Bill Broonzy And His Big Little Orchestra* Tomorrow
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Memphis Slim or Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill Casimir
2-16 Big Bill Broonzy And His Big Little Orchestra* You Changed
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ransom KnowlingDrums – Judge Riley*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Big Bill BroonzyPiano – Memphis Slim Or Bob CallTenor Saxophone – Bill Casimir
2-17 Robert Jr. Lockwood And His Band I'm Gonna Dig Myself A Hole
Bass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Piano, Backing Vocals – Sunnyland Slim
2-18 Robert Jr. Lockwood And His Band Dust My Broom
Bass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-19 Robert Jr. Lockwood And His Band Glory For Man
Bass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-20 Robert Jr. Lockwood And His Band My Daily Wish
Bass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-21 Memphis And His Orchestra* No Mail Blues
Bass – Henry TaylorDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Piano – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson Berry
2-22 Memphis Slim And His Orchestra* You're Gonna Need My Help Someday
Bass – Henry TaylorDrums – Oscar LarkinLead Vocals, Guitar – Memphis SlimTenor Saxophone – Neil Green, Nelson Berry
2-23 Sunnyland And His Trio* Ain't Nothing But A Child
Bass – Moody JonesDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals, Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-24 Sunnyland And His Trio* Brown Skinned Woman
Bass – Moody JonesDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals, Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-25 Sunnyland Slim And His Trio* Hit The Road Again
Bass – Moody JonesDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Lead Vocals, Piano – Sunnyland Slim
2-26 Sunnyland Slim And His Trio* Gin Drinkin' Baby
Bass – Moody JonesDrums – Alfred "Big Man" Wallace*Guitar – Robert Jr. Lockwood*Piano, Lead Vocals – Sunnyland Slim
2-27 Sax Mallard & His Orchestra, Andrew Tibbs Leap Year Blues
Alto Saxophone – Oett "Sax" MallardBass – Ernest "Big" CrawfordDrums – Armand "Jump" JacksonLead Vocals – Andrew TibbsPiano – Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes*
Southwest Blues
3-1 Jay McShann, His Piano & Orchestra, Crown Prince Waterford Garfield Avenue Boogie
Alto Saxophone – Edmund GregoryBaritone Saxophone – Raymond Taylor (2)Drums – Al "Cake" Wichard*Lead Vocals – Crown Prince WaterfordPiano – Jay McShannTenor Saxophone – Cleophus CurtisTrumpet – Major Evans
3-2 Jay McShann, His Piano & Orchestra, Crown Prince Waterford Crown Prince Blues
Alto Saxophone – Edmund GregoryBaritone Saxophone – Raymond Taylor (2)Drums – Al "Cake" Wichard*Lead Vocals – Crown Prince WaterfordPiano – Jay McShannTenor Saxophone – Cleophus CurtisTrumpet – Major Evans
3-3 Jay McShann, His Piano & Orchestra, Jimmy Witherspoon Shipyard Woman Blues
Alto Saxophone – Edmund GregoryBaritone Saxophone – Raymond Taylor (2)Drums – Al "Cake" Wichard*Lead Vocals – Jimmy WitherspoonPiano – Jay McShannTenor Saxophone – Cleophus CurtisTrumpet – Major Evans
3-4 Walter Brown, Jay McShann's Orchestra* W.B. Blues
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceLead Vocals – Walter BrownPiano – Jay McShann
3-5 Walter Brown, Jay McShann's Orchestra* Sloppy Drunk
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceLead Vocals – Walter BrownPiano – Jay McShann
3-6 Walter Brown, Jay McShann's Orchestra* Lovin' A Beggar
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceLead Vocals – Walter BrownPiano – Jay McShann
3-7 Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy*, George Miller's Mid Driffs* Miss Lollipop's Confession
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals – Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy*Piano – Alex "Duke" Burrell*Tenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*Trumpet – Dave Bartholomew
3-8 Alma " The Lollipop Mama" Mondy*, George Miller's Mid Driffs* Love Troubles
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals – Alma MondyPiano – Alex "Duke" Burrell*Tenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*Trumpet – Dave Bartholomew
3-9 Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy*, George Miller's Mid Driffs* Baby Get Wise
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals – Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy*Piano – Alex "Duke" Burrell*Tenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*Trumpet – Dave Bartholomew
3-10 Roy Byrd And His Blues Jumpers* Byrd's Blues
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-11 Roy Byrd And His Blues Jumpers* Her Mind Is Gone
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-12 Roy Byrd And His Blues Jumpers* Bald Head
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-13 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers, Roy Byrd And His Blues Jumpers Hey Now Baby
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-14 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers, Roy Byrd And His Blues Jumpers Oh Well
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-15 George Miller & His Mid Driffs* Boogie's The Thing
Bass, Backing Vocals – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Guitar – Jack Scott (2)Lead Vocals – Theard JohnsonPiano, Backing Vocals – Alex "Duke" Burrell*, Dave BartholomewTenor Saxophone, Backing Vocals – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-16 Little Joe Gaines*, George Miller's Mid Driffs* She Won't Leave No More
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Joseph "Little Joe" Gaines*Piano – Alex "Duke" Burrell*Tenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-17 Hosie Dwine Craven, George Miller's Mid Driffs* Mercury Boogie
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Lester "Boots" Alexis*Lead Vocals – Hosie Dwine CravenPiano – Alex "Duke" Burrell*Tenor Saxophone – Lee Allen, Leroy "Batman" Rankin*
3-18 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers Hadacol Bounce
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals, Piano – Roy ByrdTenor Saxophone – Lee Allen
3-19 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers Longhair Stomp
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephPiano – Roy Byrd
3-20 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers Been Fooling Around
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals, Piano – Roy Byrd
3-21 Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers Between The Night And Day (In The Wee Wee Hours)
Bass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals, Piano – Roy Byrd
3-22 Alma "The Lollypop Mama" Mondy* Streetwalkin' Daddy
Alto Saxophone – Lee AllenBass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals – Alma MondyPiano – Salvador DoucetteTenor Saxophone – Charles Burbank (2)
3-23 Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy* A Job For A Jockey
Alto Saxophone – Lee AllenBass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals – Alma MondyPiano – Salvador DoucetteTenor Saxophone – Charles Burbank (2)
3-24 Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy* Still My Little Angel Child
Alto Saxophone – Lee AllenBass – George Miller (8)Drums – Louis JosephGuitar – Walter "Papoose" NelsonLead Vocals – Alma MondyPiano – Salvador DoucetteTenor Saxophone – Charles Burbank (2)
3-25 Lee Graves, Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings Cloudy Weather Blues
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Lee GravesPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
3-26 Lee Graves, Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings Sixty Years And A Day
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Lee GravesPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-1 Lee Graves, Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings Papa Said Yes, Mama Said No, No, No
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Lee GravesPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-2 Lee Graves, Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings I'm From Texas
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Trumpet*Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-3 Luther Stoneham Sittin' Here Wonderin'
Lead Vocals, Guitar – Luther Stoneham
4-4 Luther Stoneham January 11, 1949 Blues
Lead Vocals – Luther Stoneham
4-5 L.C. Williams ,L.C. "Lightnin' Jr" Williams Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings I Don't Want No Woman
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals – L.C. WilliamsPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-6 L.C. Williams ,,L.C. "Lightnin' Jr" Williams Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings Louise
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals – L.C. WilliamsPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-7 L.C. Williams ,,L.C. "Lightnin' Jr" Williams Henry Hayes And His Rhythm Kings I Don't Like To Travel
Alto Saxophone – Henry HayesBass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals – L.C. WilliamsPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed WileyTrumpet – Frank Minn
4-8 "Smokey" Hogg*, The Rhythm Kings (12) Miss Georgia
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals, Guitar – "Smokey" Hogg*Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-9 "Smokey" Hogg*, The Rhythm Kings (12) She's Always On My Mind
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals – "Smokey" HoggPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-10 "Smokey" Hogg*, The Rhythm Kings (12) Dirty Mistreater
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals, Guitar – "Smokey" Hogg*Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-11 ,"Smokey" Hogg*, The Rhythm Kings (12) I'm Looking For My Baby
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Lead Vocals – "Smokey" Hogg*Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-12 Violet Hall, The Rhythm Kings (12) (All Alone) I Sit And Cry
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Violet HallPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-13 Violet Hall, The Rhythm Kings (12) Six Foot Papa (I'm A Whole Lot Of Woman)
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Violet HallPiano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-14 John Hogg (2), The Rhythm Kings (12) Got A Mean Woman
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – John Hogg (2)Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-15 John Hogg (2), The Rhythm Kings (12) Why Did You Leave Me?
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – John Hogg (2)Piano – Willie Johnson (3)Tenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-16 Lightnin' Hopkins Sad News From Korea
Bass – Donald CooksLead Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin' Hopkins
4-17 Lightnin' Hopkins Let Me Fly Your Kite
Bass – Donald CooksLead Vocals, Guitar, Tap Dance – Lightnin' Hopkins
4-18 Lightnin' Hopkins Gone With The Wind
Bass – Donald Cooks
4-19 Lightnin' Hopkins She's Almost Dead
Bass – Donald Cooks
4-20 Elmore "Elmo" Nixon*, The Rhythm Kings (12) (In Love With A) Married Woman Blues
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals – Elmore NixonTenor Saxophone, Piano – Ed Wiley
4-21 Elmore "Elmo" Nixon*, The Rhythm Kings (12) Playboy Blues
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals, Piano – Elmore NixonTenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-22 Elmore "Elmo" Nixon*, The Rhythm Kings (12) Cave Man Blues
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals, Piano – Elmore NixonTenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-23 Elmore "Elmo" Nixon*, The Rhythm Kings (12) Million Dollar Blues
Bass – Donald CooksDrums – Ben Turner (9)Guitar – Goree CarterLead Vocals, Piano – Elmore NixonTenor Saxophone – Ed Wiley
4-24 Lightnin' Hopkins Ain't It A Shame
Bass – Donald CooksLead Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin' Hopkins
4-25 Lightnin' Hopkins Crazy 'Bout My Baby
Bass – Donald CooksLead Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin' Hopkins
West Coast Blues
5-1 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon Ernestine
Alto Saxophone – Theodore "Teddy" SmallsBass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceTenor Saxophone – Seeward EvansTrumpet – Clarence ThorntonVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-2 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon Roll On Katy
Alto Saxophone – Theodore "Teddy" SmallsBass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceTenor Saxophone – Seeward EvansTrumpet – Clarence ThorntonVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-3 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon Voodoo Woman Blues
Alto Saxophone – Theodore "Teddy" SmallsBass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceTenor Saxophone – Seeward EvansTrumpet – Clarence ThorntonVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-4 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon I Want A Little Girl
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PricePiano – Jay McShannTenor Saxophone – Seeward EvansTrumpet – Clarence Thornton, Theodore "Teddy" SmallsVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-5 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon Bar Fly Blues
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceGuitar – Mitchell "Tiny" Webb*Piano – Jay McShannVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-6 Jay McShann And The Sextet Jay McShann And His Sextette, Jimmy Witherspoon Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boy
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceGuitar – Mitchell "Tiny" Webb*Piano – Jay McShannVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-7 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon All My Geets Are Gone
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceGuitar – Mitchell "Tiny" Webb*Piano – Jay McShannVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-8 Jay McShann And His Sextette*, Jimmy Witherspoon Strange Woman Blues
Bass – Percy GabrielDrums – Jesse PriceGuitar – Mitchel "Tiny" Webb*Piano – Jay McShannVocals – Jimmy Witherspoon
5-9 Viviane Greene Bowlegged Boogie
Bass – Red CallenderDrums – Christopher Columbus (3)Guitar – Trefoni "Tony" Rizzi*Lead Vocals, Piano – Viviane Greene
5-10 Viviane Greene He's The Man (He's Tall And Cool)
Bass – Red CallenderDrums – Christopher Columbus (3)Guitar – Trefoni "Tony" Rizzi*Lead Vocals, Piano – Viviane Greene
5-11 Viviane Greene Red Light
Bass – Commodore LarkDrums – Chuck WalkerGuitar – Nick Esposito (2)Lead Vocals, Piano – Viviane Greene
5-12 Smiley Turner When A Man Has The Blues
Bass – Bill Davis (5)Drums – Al "Cake" Wichard*Guitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Lead Vocals – Smiley TurnerPiano – Hadda BrooksTenor Saxophone – Hubert "Bumps" Myers*Trumpet – John "Teddy" Buckner*
5-13 Smiley Turner Lonely Boy Blues
Bass – Bill Davis (5)Drums – Al "Cake" Wichard*Guitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Lead Vocals – Smiley TurnerPiano – Hadda BrooksTenor Saxophone – Hubert "Bumps" Myers*Trumpet – John "Teddy" Buckner*
5-14 Billy Valentine (2) Beer Drinking Baby
Bass – Ray BrownDrums – Gordon "Specs" Powell*Guitar – Johnny Collins (6)Lead Vocals, Piano – Billy Valentine (2)Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
5-15 Chuck Norris & His Guitar* What's Good For One's Good For All
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (11)Baritone Saxophone – "Big" Jim Wynn*Bass – Warren OwensDrums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Chuck NorrisPiano – Jesse BelvinTenor Saxophone – Maxwell DavisTrumpet – Tom Reeves (2)
5-16 Chuck Norris & His Guitar* Kinda Sick, Mostly Worried
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (11)Baritone Saxophone – "Big" Jim Wynn*Bass – Warren OwensDrums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Chuck NorrisPiano – Jesse BelvinTenor Saxophone – Maxwell DavisTrumpet – Tom Reeves (2)
5-17 Chuck Norris & His Guitar* Hey Everybody
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (11)Baritone Saxophone – "Big" Jim Wynn*Bass – Warren OwensDrums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Chuck NorrisPiano – Jesse BelvinTenor Saxophone – Maxwell DavisTrumpet – Tom Reeves (2)
5-18 Austin McCoy & His Combo, Frankie Ervin I'd Rather Be Like A Hermit
Alto Saxophone – Walter HenryBass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Roy PorterGuitar – Jesse ErvinLead Vocals – Frankie ErvinPiano – Austin McCoyTenor Saxophone – Paul MadisonTrumpet – Jake Porter
5-19 Austin McCoy & His Combo, Frankie Ervin High School Baby
Alto Saxophone – Walter HenryBass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Roy PorterGuitar – Jesse ErvinLead Vocals – Frankie ErvinPiano – Austin McCoyTenor Saxophone – Paul MadisonTrumpet – Jake Porter
5-20 Big Jim Wynn & His Band West Coast Lover
Alto Saxophone – Edward HaleBaritone Saxophone – Big Jim Wynn*Bass – Robert "Buddy" Woodson*Drums, Lead Vocals – Robert "Snake" SimsGuitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Piano – Zell KindredTenor Saxophone – Eddie Davis*Trumpet – Eddie "Goo Goo" Hutcherson*
5-21 Big Jim Wynn & His Band Dog House Blues
Alto Saxophone – Edward HaleBaritone Saxophone – Big Jim Wynn*Bass – Robert "Buddy" Woodson*Drums, Lead Vocals – Robert "Snake" SimsGuitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Piano – Zell KindredTenor Saxophone – Eddie Davis*Trumpet – Eddie "Goo Goo" Hutcherson*
5-22 Meredith Howard, Maxwell Davis And His Orchestra* Just Kiss Me Once (And You'll Be Back)
Alto Saxophone – Marshall RoyalBaritone Saxophone – Jack McVeaBass – Billy HadnottDrums – Oscar Lee Bradley*Lead Vocals – Meredith HowardPiano – Willard McDanielTenor Saxophone – Maxwell DavisTrumpet – Art Farmer
5-23 Ike Lloyd Worrying Blues
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (5)Lead Vocals – Ike LloydPiano – Lloyd GlennTenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer, George Orendorff
5-24 Ike Lloyd Boogie On The 88
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (5)Lead Vocals – Ike LloydPiano – Lloyd GlennTenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer, George Orendorff
5-25 Ike Lloyd I Only Want Your Love
Alto Saxophone – Earl Brown (5)Lead Vocals – Ike LloydPiano – Lloyd GlennTenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer, George Orendorff
5-26 J.D. Edwards West Coast Blues
Drums – Red Johnson (2)Lead Vocals, Guitar – J.D. EdwardsPiano – "Blind Boy"
5-27 Red Johnson And His Orchestra Mama Does The Boogie (Washington Ave. Boogie)
Drums – Red Johnson (2)Guitar – J.D. EdwardsPiano – "Blind Boy"
6-1 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Call Operator 210
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-2 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Baby Baby Blues
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-3 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Gypsy Blues
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-4 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Sugar, Sugar
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Mario Delagarde, Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-5 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Last Mile
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-6 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra The Candle's Burning Low
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – James Von StreeterTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-7 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra The Love Bug Boogie (That's The Way It's Gonna Be)
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Ada Wilson, Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Paul QuinichetteTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-8 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra Brown Skin Butterball
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Paul QuinichetteTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-9 Johnny Otis And His Orchestra The Game Is Over
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Mario DelagardeDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete "Guitar" LewisLead Vocals – Mel WalkerLeader, Vibraphone – Johnny OtisPiano, Organ – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Paul QuinichetteTrombone – George WashingtonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-10 Pat Valdelar Keep Your Hand On Your Heart
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals – Pat ValdelarPiano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-11 Pat Valdelar Rock Me Baby
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals – Pat ValdelarPiano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-12 Ray Johnson Boogie The Blues
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals, Piano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-13 Ray Johnson House Of Blues
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals, Piano – Ray JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-14 Ray Johnson I'll Never Let You Go
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals, Piano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-15 Ray Johnson Smilin' Blues
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals, Piano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-16 Herbert "Woo Woo" Moore* Something's Wrong
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals – Herbert "Woo Woo" Moore*Piano – Raymon "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-17 Herbert "Woo Woo" Moore* Five Long Letters
Alto Saxophone – Jewel Grant*Bass – Eddie Williams (3)Drums – Jessie SailesGuitar – Roy HayesLead Vocals – Herbert "Woo Woo" Moore*Piano – Raymond "Ray" Johnson*Tenor Saxophone – Plas JohnsonTrumpet – Art Farmer
6-18 Mel Walker, Melba Liston And Her Orchestra Unlucky Man
Baritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Albert WinstonDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete Lewis*Lead Vocals – Mel WalkerPiano – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Curtis Lowe, James Von Streeter, Lorenzo Holderness*Trombone – George Washington, Melba Liston, Preston LoveTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-19 Mel Walker, Melba Liston And Her Orchestra My Baby
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Albert WinstonDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Lead Vocals – Mel WalkerPiano – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Curtis Lowe, James Von Streeter, Lorenzo Holderness*Trombone – George Washington, Melba ListonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-20 Mel Walker, Melba Liston And Her Orchestra Another Sad Night
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Albert WinstonDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete Lewis*Lead Vocals – Mel WalkerPiano – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Curtis Lowe, James Von Streeter, Lorenzo Holderness*Trombone – George Washington, Melba ListonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-21 Mel Walker, Melba Liston And Her Orchestra Feelin' Mighty Lonesome
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Albert WinstonDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete Lewis*Lead Vocals – Mel WalkerPiano – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Curtis Lowe, James Von Streeter, Lorenzo Holderness*Trombone – George Washington, Melba ListonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-22 Mel Walker, Melba Liston And Her Orchestra I Have Decided
Alto Saxophone – Preston LoveBaritone Saxophone – Fred FordBass – Albert WinstonDrums – Leard "Kansas City" Bell*Guitar – Pete Lewis*Lead Vocals – Mel WalkerPiano – Devonia "Lady Dee" Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Curtis Lowe, James Von Streeter, Lorenzo Holderness*Trombone – George Washington, Melba ListonTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)
6-23 Joe Liggins And His Orchestra They Were Doing The Mambo
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Willie Jackson*Bass – Eddie Davis (5)Drums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Guitar – Gene PhillipsLead Vocals, Piano – Joe LigginsTenor Saxophone – William "Brother" Woodman*
6-24 Joe Liggins And His Orchestra Honeydrippin' Daddy
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Backing Vocals – Willie Jackson*Bass, Backing Vocals – Eddie Davis (5)Drums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Guitar – Gene PhillipsLead Vocals, Piano – Joe LigginsTenor Saxophone – William "Brother" Woodman*
6-25 Joe Liggins And His Orchestra Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Backing Vocals – Willie Jackson*Bass, Backing Vocals – Eddie Davis (5)Drums – Preston "Peppy" Prince*Guitar – Gene PhillipsLead Vocals, Piano – Joe LigginsTenor Saxophone – William "Brother" Woodman*
6-26 Rollee McGill In My Neighborhood
Alto Saxophone – Maurice Simon*Baritone Saxophone – Walter HenryBass – Chuck HamiltonGuitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Rollee McGillPiano – Ernie FreemanTenor Saxophone – Richard Brown (16)Trumpet – Eddie "Goo Goo" Hutcherson*
6-27 Rollee McGill Rhythm Rockin' Blues
Alto Saxophone – Maurice Simon*Baritone Saxophone – Walter HenryBass – Chuck HamiltonGuitar – Charles "Chuck" Norris*Lead Vocals, Guitar – Rollee McGillPiano – Ernie FreemanTenor Saxophone – Richard Brown (16)Trumpet – Eddie "Goo Goo" Hutcherson*
East Coast Blues
7-1 Bill Samuels And The Cats 'n Jammer Three Jockey Blues
Bass – Sylvester HicksDrums – Hillard BrownGuitar – Adam LambertsLead Vocals, Piano – Bill Samuels
7-2 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Cherry Red
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Elmer "Stumpy" Whitlock*, Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt
7-3 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Somebody's Gotta Go
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Elmer "Stumpy" Whitlock*, Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt
7-4 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Too Many Women Blues
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Elmer "Stumpy" Whitlock*, Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt
7-5 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Just A Dream (On My Mind)
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Elmer "Stumpy" Whitlock*, Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt
7-6 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* I Like To Be Home Blues
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Eddie "Stumpy" Whitlock*, Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt
7-7 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Cleanhead Blues
Alto Saxophone – Ernest "Lee" Tanner, Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Gus JohnsonLead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Eddie "Stumpy" Whitlock*, John Hunt, Vooley Bastine*
7-8 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* When A Woman Loves Her Juice
Alto Saxophone – Frank Dominguez (2)Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee Pope, Red CarmanTrombone – Jesse "Rip" Tarrant, Leon ComegysTrumpet – Elmer "Stumpy" Whitlock*, John Hunt, Vooley Bastine*
7-9 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Kidney Stew Blues
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-10 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* King For A Day Blues
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-11 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Old Maid Boogie
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-12 Helen Humes, Buck Clayton's Orchestra Jet Propelled Papa
Bass – Walter PageDrums – Jo JonesGuitar – Mundell LowePiano – Roger "Ram" Ramirez*Tenor Saxophone – John Hardee
7-13 The Trenier Twins, Gene Gilbeaux Orchestra Hey, Sister Lucy!
Bass – Herman WashingtonDrums – Henry Green (4)Guitar – Bob BainPiano – Gene GilbeauxTenor Saxophone – William "Buddy" Colette*
7-14 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* When I Get Drunk
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-15 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Oil Man Blues
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-16 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Ever-Ready Blues
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-17 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Have You Ever Missed Your Baby?
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-18 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Some Women Do
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-19 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* Alimony Blues
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-20 Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson And His Orchestra* I Took The Front Door In (I Took The Backdoor Out)
Baritone Saxophone – Greely WaltonBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – George "Butch" Ballard*Lead Vocals, Alto Saxophone – Eddie "Mr. Cleanhead" Vinson*Piano – Earl Van RiperTenor Saxophone – Lee PopeTrumpet – John Hunt
7-21 Dinah Washington, Cootie Williams And His Orchestra Record Ban Blues
Alto Saxophone – Rupert ColeBass – Leonard "Heavy" Swain*Drums – Sylvester "Ves" Payne*Guitar – Mundell LowePiano – Arnold Jarvis (2)Tenor Saxophone – William "Weasel" ParkerTrumpet – Bob Merrill (2), Charles "Cootie" Williams*
7-22 Dinah Washington, Teddy Stewart's Orchestra* Good Daddy Blues
Alto Saxophone – Ernie Wilkins, Rupert ColeBaritone Saxophone – Cecil PayneBass – Ray BrownDrums – Teddy StewartGuitar – Freddie GreenPiano – James "Hen Gates" Forman*Trumpet – George Hudson
7-23 Dinah Washington, Teddy Stewart's Orchestra* Baby Get Lost
Alto Saxophone – Ernie Wilkins, Rupert ColeBaritone Saxophone – Cecil PayneBass – Ray BrownDrums – Teddy StewartGuitar – Freddie GreenPiano – James "Hen Gates" Forman*Trumpet – George Hudson
7-24 Dinah Washington, Walter Buchanan Orchestra Fine Fine Daddy
Baritone Saxophone – Tate HoustonBass – Ray BrownDrums – George "Butch" Ballard*Piano – George RhodesTenor Saxophone – Hal SingerTrombone – Chippy Outcalt*Trumpet – William Moore*
7-25 Dinah Washington, Walter Buchanan Orchestra Please Send Me Someone To Love
Baritone Saxophone – Tate HoustonBass – Ray BrownDrums – George "Butch" Ballard*Piano – George RhodesTenor Saxophone – Hal SingerTrombone – Chippy Outcalt*Trumpet – William Moore*
7-26 Junior Tamplin, De Coates' Orchestra Under The Viaduct (In Atlanta GA)
7-27 Junior Tamplin, De Coates' Orchestra Love Is A Sin
8-1 Joyce Jackson, John Peek's Band Lonely Blues
Alto Saxophone – Willie Wilson (5)Baritone Saxophone – Lum ScottBass – James PepperDrums – Willie Harper (2)Lead Vocals – Joyce JacksonPiano – Tom PattonTenor Saxophone – John Peek
8-2 Joyce Jackson, John Peek's Band Body Rocking Daddy
Alto Saxophone – Willie Wilson (5)Baritone Saxophone – Lum ScottBass – James PepperDrums – Willie Harper (2)Lead Vocals – Joyce JacksonPiano – Tom PattonTenor Saxophone – John Peek
8-3 Joyce Jackson, John Peek's Band Lovin' Blues
Alto Saxophone – Willie Wilson (5)Baritone Saxophone – Lum ScottBass – James PepperDrums – Willie Harper (2)Lead Vocals – Joyce JacksonPiano – Tom PattonTenor Saxophone – John Peek
8-4 Dinah Washington, Nook Shrier Orchestra* New Blowtop Blues
Bass – William "Keeter" Betts*Drums – Jimmy CobbGuitar – Freddie GreenLead Vocals – Dinah WashingtonPiano – Wynton KellyTenor Saxophone – Paul Quinichette
8-5 Joe Houston Worry, Worry, Worry
Bass, Backing Vocals – Robert Gray (9)Drums – Robert Byrd (3)Lead Vocals – Julius StewartPiano – Marion McKinneyTenor Saxophone – Joe HoustonTrumpet – Emery Thomason
8-6 "Manhattan" Paul Bascomb* Mumbles Blues
Alto Saxophone – Frank Porter (2)Baritone Saxophone – Harold WallaceBass – James McCrary (3)Drums – George DeHart*Piano – Duke JordanTenor Saxophone, Lead Vocals – "Manhattan" Paul Bascomb*Trumpet – Eddie Lewis*
8-7 Ella Johnson, Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra* Hittin' On Me
Alto Saxophone – Harold "Geezil" Minerve*Baritone Saxophone – Teddy ConyersBass – Leon SpannDrums – Emmanuel "Manny" Simms*Guitar – Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook*Lead Vocals – Ella JohnsonPiano – Buddy JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Purvis HensonTrombone – Julius "Hawkshaw" Watson*, Steve PulliamTrumpet – Andrew Wood (5), Frank Royal, Willie Nelson (3)
8-8 John Peek & The Blues Caravan, Zilla Mayes Don't Give My Good Love Away
Tenor Saxophone – Grady "Fats" Jackson*
8-9 John Peek & The Blues Caravan, Zilla Mayes Thank You
Tenor Saxophone – Grady "Fats" Jackson*
8-10 John Peek & The Blues Caravan, Zilla Mayes The Other Side
Tenor Saxophone – Grady "Fats" Jackson*
8-11 Ella Johnson, Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra* I'm Just Your Fool
Alto Saxophone – Harold "Geezil" Minerve*Baritone Saxophone – Teddy ConyersDrums – Emmanuel "Manny" Simms*, Leon SpannGuitar – Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook*Lead Vocals – Ella JohnsonPiano – Buddy JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Purvis HensonTrombone – Julius "Hawkshaw" Watson*, Steve PulliamTrumpet – Andrew Wood (5), Frank Royal, Willie Nelson (3)
8-12 Ricky Harper, Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra* Shut Your Big Mouth (Girl)
Alto Saxophone – Harold "Geezil" Minerve*Baritone Saxophone – William CrumpBass – Leon SpannDrums – Emmanuel "Manny" Simms*Guitar – Jimmy Jackson (11)Lead Vocals – Ricky HarperPiano – Buddy JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Dave Van Dyke*, Purvis HensonTrombone – Julius "Hawkshaw" Watson*, Steve PulliamTrumpet – Andrew Wood (5), Courtney Williams (2), Willie Nelson (3)
8-13 Stomp Gordon Sloppy Daddy Blues
Bass – "Rabbit"*Drums – "Chink" Jones*Lead Vocals, Piano – Stomp GordonTenor Saxophone – Little Hiawatha EdmundsonTrumpet – Billy Brooks
8-14 Stomp Gordon Juicy Lucy
Bass – "Rabbit"*Drums – "Chink" Jones*Lead Vocals, Piano – Stomp GordonTenor Saxophone – Little Hiawatha EdmundsonTrumpet – Billy Brooks
8-15 Stomp Gordon What's Her Whimsey, Dr. Kinsey
Bass – "Rabbit"*Drums – "Chink" Jones*Guitar – "Baby Face" Lewis*Lead Vocals, Piano – Stomp GordonTenor Saxophone – Little Hiawatha Edmundson
8-16 Stomp Gordon Walk Around The Corner
Bass – "Rabbit"*Drums – "Chink" Jones*Guitar – "Baby Face" Lewis*Lead Vocals, Piano – Stomp GordonTenor Saxophone – Little Hiawatha Edmundson
8-17 Dinah Washington Short John
Bass – William "Keeter" Betts*Drums – Ed ThigpenGuitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Dinah WashingtonOrgan – Jackie DavisPiano – Julian "Junior" Mance*Tenor Saxophone – Eddie ChambleeTrumpet – Clark Terry
8-18 Jay Hawkins*, The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra This Is All
Arranged By – Leroy KirklandBaritone Saxophone – Budd JohnsonBass – Al LucasDrums – David "Panama" Francis*Guitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Jay Hawkins*Piano, Organ – George ButcherTenor Saxophone – "Big" Al Sears*, Eddie Chamblee
8-19 Jay Hawkins*, The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra What That Is
Arranged By – Leroy KirklandBaritone Saxophone – Budd JohnsonBass – Al Lucas, Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Drums – David "Panama" Francis*Lead Vocals – Jay Hawkins*Piano – George ButcherTenor Saxophone – Big "Al" Sears*, Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-20 Jay Hawkins*, The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra (She Put The) Wamee (On Me)
Arranged By – Leroy KirklandBaritone Saxophone – Budd JohnsonBass – Al LucasDrums – David "Panama" Francis*Guitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Jay Hawkins*Piano – George ButcherTenor Saxophone – Big "Al" Sears*, Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-21 Jay Hawkins*, The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra Well I Tried
Arranged By – Leroy KirklandBaritone Saxophone – Budd JohnsonBass – Al LucasDrums – David "Panama" Francis*Guitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Jay Hawkins*Piano – Ernie HayesTenor Saxophone – "Big" Al Sears*, Sam Taylor (2)
8-22 Jay Hawkins*, The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra Talk About Me
Arranged By – Leroy KirklandBaritone Saxophone – Budd JohnsonBass – Al LucasDrums – David "Panama" Francis*Guitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Jay Hawkins*Piano – Ernie HayesTenor Saxophone – "Big" Al Sears*, Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-23 Titus Turner Sweet And Slow
Baritone Saxophone – Leslie JohnakinsBass – Milt HintonDrums – Bobby DonaldsonGuitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Titus TurnerPercussion – Willie RodriguezPiano – Ernie HayesTenor Saxophone – Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-24 Titus Turner Big John
Baritone Saxophone – Leslie JohnakinsBass – Milt HintonDrums – Bobby DonaldsonGuitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Titus TurnerPercussion – Willie RodriguezPiano – Ernie HayesTenor Saxophone – Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-25 Titus Turner All Around The World
Baritone Saxophone – Leslie JohnakinsBass – Milt HintonDrums – Bobby DonaldsonGuitar – Mickey "Guitar" Baker*Lead Vocals – Titus TurnerPercussion – Willie RodriguezPiano – Ernie HayesTenor Saxophone – Sam "The Man" Taylor*
8-26 Arthur Prysock Woke Up This Morning
Baritone Saxophone – Clarence WrightBass – Herbert Gordy*Drums – Purnell RiceGuitar – Raymond RitzLead Vocals – Arthur PrysockPiano – Oliver BlairTenor Saxophone – Sylvester "Red" Prysock*Trumpet – Richard "Blue" Mitchell*, Harold "Money" Johnson*

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