Various ‎– Play Me The Blues... The Legendary Blues Singers

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Play Me The Blues ‎– PBCD 1000
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10 × CD, Compilation
Box Set
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Volume 1
1-1 Muddy Waters Mannish Boy
Written-By – McDaniel*, Dixon*
2:53
1-2 Elmore James Dust My Broom
Written-By – James*
2:53
1-3 B.B. King Three O'Clock Blues
Written-By – King*, Taub*
3:00
1-4 Leadbelly Tell Me Baby
Written-By – Traditional
2:55
1-5 Jeff Beck Jeff's Blues
Written-By – Beck*
3:03
1-6 Eric Clapton Choker
Written-By – Clapton*
1:19
1-7 Little Walter Mean Old World
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:53
1-8 John Lee Hooker My First Wife Left Me
Written-By – Unknown Artist
5:27
1-9 Mike Bloomfield Uncle Bob's Barrelhouse Blues
Written By – King/David
5:42
1-10 Muddy Waters (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man
Written-By – Dixon*
2:51
1-11 Howlin' Wolf Poor Boy
Written-By – Burnett*
2:32
1-12 Elmore James Mean Mistreatin' Mama
Written-By – James*
2:42
1-13 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Your Funeral; My Trail
Written-By – Williamson*
2:27
1-14 Memphis Slim My Baby
Written-By – Chatman*
3:01
1-15 Johnny Guitar Watson Gangster Of Love
Written-By – Watson*
2:39
1-16 Big Joe Williams Sloppy Drunk Blues
Written-By – Williams*
2:36
Volume 2
2-1 Eric Clapton White Snake
Written-By – Clapton*
2:26
2-2 Muddy Waters I Got My Mojo Working
Written-By – Morganfield*
4:10
2-3 Little Walter My Babe
Written-By – Dixon*
2:35
2-4 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Fattening Frogs For Snakes
Written-By – Williamson*
2:21
2-5 John Mayall Reaching For A Mountain
Written-By – Mayall*
4:23
2-6 Elmore James Coming Home
Written-By – James*
2:24
2-7 Johnny Guitar Watson She Moves Me
Written-By – Watson*, Long*
2:50
2-8 Big Joe Williams Baby Please Don't Go
Written-By – Williams*
1:49
2-9 Mike Bloomfield Vamp In C
Written By – King/David
4:07
2-10 Howlin' Wolf You'll Be Mine
Written-By – Dixon*
2:26
2-11 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) I Wonder Why
Written-By – Williamson*
1:37
2-12 Muddy Waters Close To You
Written-By – Bacharach/David*
2:55
2-13 John Lee Hooker She Left Me On Bended Knee
Written-By – Hooker*
2:56
2-14 Elmore James The Sky Is Crying
Written-By – Robinson*, James*
2:42
2-15 Jeff Beck Got To Hurry
Written-By – Rasputin*
2:34
2-16 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Decoration Day
Written-By – Williamson*
3:28
Volume 3
3-1 John Lee Hooker Boom Boom
Written-By – John Lee Hooker
2:28
3-2 Johnny Guitar Watson Someone Cares For Me
Written-By – Watson*, Caub*, Davis*
2:58
3-3 Muddy Waters I'm Ready
Written-By – Dixon*
3:01
3-4 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) I'm Gonna Put You Down
Written-By – Williamson*
4:19
3-5 Little Walter You're So Fine
Written-By – Jakobs*
3:03
3-6 Mike Bloomfield Linda Lou
Written By – King/David
3:52
3-7 Leadbelly Medley; Look, Looky Yonder / Black Betty
Written-By – Lomax*, Ledbetter*, Lomax*
3:01
3-8 B.B. King Paying The Cost To Be The Boss
Written-By – King*
3:02
3-9 Howlin' Wolf Blue Bird
Written-By – Burnett*
3:31
3-10 John Mayall Road Show
Written-By – Unknown Artist
4:22
3-11 Memphis Slim I'm Crying
Written-By – Price*, Burdon*
3:13
3-12 John Lee Hooker I Wanna Walk
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:10
3-13 Muddy Waters Goin' Home
Written By – BrownWritten-By – Morganfield*
2:35
3-14 Elmore James Pickin' The Blues
Written-By – Elmore James
2:37
3-15 Alice Cooper Goin' To The River
Written-By – Furnier*
2:08
3-16 Big Joe Williams Bye, Bye Baby Blues
Written-By – Williams*
2:31
Volume 4
4-1 Lightnin' Hopkins Mojo Hand
Written-By – Lewis*, Hopkins*, Robinson*
2:58
4-2 Johnny Guitar Watson Looking Back
Written-By – Johnny Guitar Watson
1:52
4-3 Muddy Waters You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had
Written-By – Morganfield*
3:04
4-4 B.B. King Walkin' And Cryin'
Written-By – King*, Ling*
3:26
4-5 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Help Me
Written By – BassWritten-By – Williamson*
3:09
4-6 Memphis Slim Marack
Written-By – Chatman*
2:35
4-7 John Mayall Baby What You Want Me To Do
Written-By – Reed*
5:03
4-8 Elmore James Standing At The Crossroads
Written-By – James*, Josea*
2:46
4-9 Muddy Waters She Moves Me
Written-By – Morganfield*
2:55
4-10 John Lee Hooker Hobo Blues
Written-By – Josea*, Hooker*
2:45
4-11 Jeff Beck I'm A Man
Written-By – McDaniels*
2:00
4-12 Nina Simone Trouble In My Mind
Written-By – Jones*
2:39
4-13 Howlin' Wolf Little Red Rooster
Written-By – Dixon*
2:24
4-14 Mike Bloomfield Wee Wee Hours
Written By – King/David
7:16
4-15 Little Walter Take Me Back
Written-By – Skinner*
3:05
4-16 Big Joe Williams Terraplane Blues
Written-By – Williams*
1:40
Volume 5
5-1 Mike Bloomfield Jockey Blues
Written By – King/David
3:50
5-2 Leadbelly Backwater Blues
Written-By – Smith*
2:56
5-3 Howlin' Wolf Smokestack Lightning
Written-By – Burnett*
3:04
5-4 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Trust My Baby
Written-By – Williamson*
2:42
5-5 Little Walter Last Night
Written-By – Jacobs*
2:42
5-6 Johnny Winter Self Destruction Blues
Written-By – Winter*
3:27
5-7 Elmore James I Need You
Written-By – James*
2:45
5-8 Muddy Waters Long Distance Call
Written-By – Waters*
2:38
5-9 Memphis Slim Trouble, Trouble
Written-By – Simpkins*, Chatman*
2:39
5-10 Johnny Guitar Watson One Room Country Shack
Written-By – Walton*
2:36
5-11 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Stop Crying (All Your Throwing Away Is Mine)
Written-By – Williamson*
2:33
5-12 John Mayall A Big Man
Written-By – Unknown Artist
4:52
5-13 Howlin' Wolf Tail Dragger
Written-By – Dixon*
2:56
5-14 Elmore James Fine Little Mama
Written-By – James*
2:32
5-15 John Lee Hooker Sugar Mama
Written-By – Hooker*
3:13
5-16 Big Joe Williams Ride In My New Car
Written-By – Williams*
2:38
Volume 6
6-1 John Mayall Lost And Gone
Written-By – Mayall*
2:41
6-2 Howlin' Wolf Who's Been Talking
Written-By – Burnett*
2:19
6-3 Eric Clapton West Coast Idea
Written-By – Clapton*
2:18
6-4 Johnny Guitar Watson Reconsider Baby
Written-By – Fulson*
2:21
6-5 Memphis Slim Slim's Blues
Written-By – Chatman*
2:59
6-6 Little Walter Roller Coaster
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:53
6-7 Nina Simone Do I Move You?
Written-By – Simone*
2:43
6-8 Mike Bloomfield Cherry Red
Written-By – Turner*, Johnson*
4:40
6-9 John Lee Hooker I'm In The Mood
Written-By – Fields/Jimmy McHugh*
2:40
6-10 Eric Clapton Draggin' My Tail
Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:02
6-11 B.B. King Dark Is The Night - Part 1
Written-By – King*, Taub*, Davis*
2:37
6-12 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Cross My Heart
Written-By – Williamson*
3:24
6-13 Muddy Waters Rollin' And Tumblin'
Written-By – James*, Sehorn*
2:57
6-14 Howlin' Wolf Highway 49
Written-By – Burnett*
3:32
6-15 Big Joe Williams 44" Blues
Written-By – Williams*
2:15
6-16 Elmore James Happy Home
Written-By – Josea*
2:44
Volume 7
7-1 B.B. King When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer
Written-By – King*, Taub*
2:55
7-2 Howlin' Wolf Tell Me
Written-By – Burnett*
2:55
7-3 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) All My Love In Vain
Written-By – Williamson*
2:49
7-4 John Lee Hooker Dimples
Written-By – Hooker*
2:13
7-5 Little Walter Everything's Gonna Be Alright
Written-By – Davis*, Akst*
2:48
7-6 Elmore James Something Inside Of Me
Written-By – James*
4:49
7-7 John Mayall Mama Talk To Your Daughter
Written-By – Lenoir*
3:56
7-8 Big Joe Williams Nobody Knows When You're Down And Out
Written-By – Cox*
3:28
7-9 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Sad To Be Alone
Written-By – Williamson*
2:56
7-10 John Lee Hooker Bottle Up And Go
Written-By – Hooker*
2:27
7-11 Muddy Waters Just A Dream
Written-By – Broonzy*
2:31
7-12 B.B. King Long Nights
Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:30
7-13 Dave Brubeck Blues In The Dark
Written-By – Dasie*, Rushing*
4:38
7-14 Mike Bloomfield Eyesight To The Blind
Written By – King/David
4:12
7-15 Little Walter I Got To Find My Baby
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:47
7-16 Eric Clapton Freight Loader
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:45
Volume 8
8-1 Big Joe Williams Sinking Blues
Written-By – Williams*
2:25
8-2 Little Walter Blues With A Feeling
Written-By – Jacobs*
3:03
8-3 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) I Never Do Wrong
Written-By – Williamson*
2:54
8-4 B.B. King How Blue You Can Get
Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:15
8-5 John Lee Hooker Trouble Blues
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:45
8-6 Muddy Waters I Can't Be Satisfied
Written-By – Morganfield*
3:28
8-7 The Animals & Sonny Boy Williamson (2) The Night Time Is The Right Time
Written-By – Herman*
4:09
8-8 Mike Bloomfield Don't You Lie To Me
Written-By – More*
3:27
8-9 Leadbelly Goodnight Irene
Written-By – Ledbetter*, Lomax*
2:52
8-10 Elmore James Shake Your Moneymaker
Written-By – James*
2:29
8-11 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Bring It On Home
Written-By – Williamson*
2:32
8-12 Lightnin' Hopkins Coffee For Mama
Written-By – Lewis*, Hopkins*, Robinson*
3:28
8-13 Little Walter As Long As I Have You
Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:32
8-14 John Mayall John Lee Boogie
Written-By – Mayall*
4:15
8-15 Howlin' Wolf Goin' Back Home
Written-By – Burnett*
2:44
8-16 John Lee Hooker You're Leavin' Me Baby
Written-By – Hooker*
3:53
Volume 9
9-1 Johnny Winter Pick Up On Mojo
Written-By – Winter*
3:16
9-2 Memphis Slim Feelin' Low
Written-By – Chatman*
2:30
9-3 Elmore James I Done Somebody Wrong
Written-By – James*
2:18
9-4 Jimi Hendrix Bleeding Heart
Written-By – James*
8:17
9-5 Little Walter Can't Hold Out Much Longer
Written-By – Jacobs*
2:59
9-6 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) The Key (To Your Door)
Written-By – Williamson*
2:33
9-7 Johnny Guitar Watson The Eagle Is Back
Written-By – Watson*
2:34
9-8 Howlin' Wolf Shake For Me
Written-By – Dixon*
2:11
9-9 John Mayall Why Worry
Written-By – Mayall*
3:14
9-10 Mike Bloomfield Women Lovin' Eachother
Written-By – Bloomfield*
4:40
9-11 John Lee Hooker I Love You Baby
Written-By – Hooker*
2:55
9-12 Muddy Waters Baby Please Don't Go
Written-By – Morgenfield*
3:18
9-13 Howlin' Wolf Little Baby
Written-By – Dixon*
2:46
9-14 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Got To Move
Written-By – Williamson*
2:26
9-15 Little Walter Juke
Written-By – Jacobs*
2:43
9-16 Big Joe Williams Don't Want No Big Fat Woman
Written-By – Williams*
2:55
Volume 10
10-1 Howlin' Wolf Wang Dang Doodle
Written-By – Dixon*
4:56
10-2 Little Walter Everybody Needs Somebody
Written-By – Jacobs*
2:51
10-3 B.B. King Every Day I Have The Blues
Written-By – King*
2:32
10-4 Memphis Slim Really Got The Blues
Written-By – Chatman*
2:37
10-5 Elmore James Wild About You Baby
Written-By – James*, Josea*, Taub*, Ling*
3:16
10-6 John Lee Hooker Frisco
Written-By – Hooker*
2:38
10-7 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Keep It To Yourself
Written-By – Williamson*
2:47
10-8 Muddy Waters I Just Want To Make Love To You
Written-By – Dixon*
2:50
10-9 Howlin' Wolf Spoonful
Written-By – Dixon*
2:40
10-10 Elmore James Late Hours At Midnight
Written-By – Josea*, Taub*
2:41
10-11 Memphis Slim For A Day
Written-By – Chatman*
2:39
10-12 Little Walter Blue Midnight
Written-By – Jacobs*
2:22
10-13 The Animals & Sonny Boy Williamson (2) Bye, Bye, Sunny, Bye, Bye
Written-By – Williamson*
2:36
10-14 Howlin' Wolf Back Door Man
Written-By – Dixon*
2:46
10-15 Big Joe Williams Goin' Away, Won't Be Back 'Till Fall
Written-By – Williams*
1:54
10-16 John Mayall Mexico City
Written-By – Mayall*
4:57

Notes

CDs came in cardboard sleeves.
A product from Holland
Pressed in France
℗ 1993 Biem/Stemra

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Box): 8 712155 013553
  • Rights Society: Biem/Stemra
  • Barcode (CD1): 8 712155 013560
  • Barcode (CD2): 8 712155 013577
  • Barcode (CD3): 8 712155 013584
  • Barcode (CD4): 8 712155 013591
  • Barcode (CD5): 8 712155 013607
  • Barcode (CD6): 8 712155 013614
  • Barcode (CD7): 8 712155 013621
  • Barcode (CD8): 8 712155 013638
  • Barcode (CD9): 8 712155 013645
  • Barcode (CD10): 8 712155 013652
  • Other (Cat # - CD 1): PBCD001C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 2): PBCD002C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 3): PBCD003C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 4): PBCD004C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 5): PBCD005C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 6): PBCD006C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 7): PBCD007C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 8): PBCD008C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 9): PBCD009C
  • Other (Cat # - CD 10): PBCD0010C

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