Various ‎– The Story Of The Blues

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Columbia ‎– G 30008
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue, Mono
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The Origin Of The Blues
A1 Fra-Fra Tribesmen Yarum Praise Songs
Written-By – Traditional
2:56
A2 Mississippi John Hurt Stack O' Lee Blues
Written-By – Traditional
2:45
A3 Blind Willie McTell Travelin' Blues
Written-By – McTell*
3:18
A4 Charley Patton Stone Pony Blues
Written-By – Patton*
2:49
A5 Blind Lemon Jefferson Black Snake Moan
Written-By – B.L. Jefferson*
3:01
A6 Leadbelly Pig Meat Papa
Written-By – H. Ledbetter*
3:15
A7 Texas Alexander Broken Yo-Yo
Guitar – Lonnie Johnson (2)
3:02
A8 Peg Leg Howell Broke And Hungry Blues
Written-By – P.L. Howell*
3:19
Blues And Entertainment
B1 Barbecue Bob And Laughing Charley It Won't Be Long Now 3:28
B2 Henry Williams And Eddie Anthony Georgia Crawl 3:20
B3 Mississippi Juke Band* Dangerous Woman
Piano – Cooney VaughnWritten-By – Graves*
2:43
B4 Memphis Jug Band Gator Wobble
Harmonica – Will ShadeWritten-By – Burse*, Shade*
2:39
B5 Bessie Smith In The House Blues
Written-By – B. Smith*
3:00
B6 Lillian Glinn Shake It Down
Written-By – S. Williams*, L. Urquhart*
3:12
B7 Bertha "Chippie" Hill Pratt City Blues
Trumpet – Louis ArmstrongWritten By – Hill-JonesWritten-By – Hill*, Jones*
2:53
B8 Butterbeans And Susie* What It Takes To Bring You Back
Written-By – S. Williams*
3:24
The Thirties, Urban And Rural Blues
C1 Leroy Carr / Scrapper Blackwell Midnight Hour Blues
Written-By – Leroy Carr
3:04
C2 Faber Smith / Jimmy Yancey East St. Louis Blues
Written-By – J. Yancey*
2:48
C3 Peetie Wheatstraw Good Whiskey Blues
Written-By – Bunch*
3:08
C4 Casey Bill* / Black Bob W.P.A. Blues
Written-By – W. Weldon*, L. Melrose*
3:15
C5 Bo Carter Sorry Feeling Blues 3:08
C6 Robert Johnson Little Queen Of Spades
Written-By – Johnson*
2:14
C7 Bukka White Parchman Farm Blues
Written-By – White*
2:37
C8 Memphis Minnie Me And My Chauffeur Blues
Guitar [2nd] – Little Son Joe Lawler*Written-By – M. Lawlar*
2:45
World War II And After
D1 Blind Boy Fuller / Sonny Terry I Want Some Of Your Pie
Written-By – F. Allan*
2:40
D2 Brownie McGhee Million Lonesome Women
Written-By – B. McGhee*
2:34
D3 Joe Williams* / Sonny Boy Williamson Wild Cow Moan
Written-By – Williams*
2:51
D4 Big Bill Broonzy All By Myself
Piano – Memphis SlimWritten-By – W. Broonzy*
2:26
D5 Joe Turner* / Pete Johnson Roll 'Em Pete
Written-By – J. Turner*, P. Johnson*
2:50
D6 Otis Spann Bloody Murder
Harmonica – Walter "Shaky" Horton*Written-By – O. Spann*
3:34
D7 Elmore James Sunnyland
Written-By – E. James*
2:20
D8 Johnny Shines I Don't Know
Written-By – J. Shines*
3:30

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USA Columbia Label- "Columbia"word encircling the label.

Gatefold cover.

Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 stamped runout): P AL 30141-1B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 stamped runout): P AL 30142 1A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 3 stamped runout): P BL 30142-1A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 stamped runout): P BL 30141-1A
  • Matrix / Runout (A side label): AL 30141, C 30141
  • Matrix / Runout (B side label): AL 30142, C-30142
  • Matrix / Runout (C side label): BL-30142, C-30142
  • Matrix / Runout (D side label): BL 30141, C 30141

Other Versions (5 of 23) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
66218, M 63572, M 63573 Various / Paul Oliver Various / Paul Oliver - The Story Of The Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono) CBS, CBS, CBS 66218, M 63572, M 63573 UK 1969 Sell This Version
SOPI 20-21 Various / Paul Oliver Various / Paul Oliver - The Story Of The Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS/Sony Inc. SOPI 20-21 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
CG 30008 Various The Story Of The Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, RP) Columbia CG 30008 US Unknown Sell This Version
S 67260 Various / Paul Oliver Various / Paul Oliver - The Story Of The Blues(2xLP, Comp) CBS S 67260 Spain 1972 Sell This Version
510728 2 Various The Story Of The Blues(2xCD, Comp) Legacy 510728 2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version

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zimmies

zimmies

June 28, 2018
My copy has 2 Columbia Records Radio Station timing sheets covering over half of the front sleeve.