Various ‎– The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Yazoo ‎– 2202
2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered


1-1 Freeny's Barn Dance Band Croquet Habits
1-2 Son House Mississippi County Farm Blues
1-3 Georgia Pot Lickers Up Jumped The Rabbit
1-4 Memphis Minnie & Joe McCoy I'm Going Back Home
1-5 Wilmer Watts And The Lonely Eagles Fightin' In The War With Spain
1-6 John Byrd (2) Old Timbrook Blues
1-7 Earnest Phipps And His Holiness Singers* A Little Talk With Jesus
1-8 Tommy Johnson Slidin' Delta
1-9 The Three Stripped Gears Alabama Blues
1-10 Jack Gowdlock Rollin Dough Blues
1-11 Kentucky Ramblers Ginseng Blues
1-12 Ollis Martin Police And High Sheriff Come Ridin' Down
1-13 Roy Harvey & Jess Johnson* & The Virginia Ramblers* John Hardy Blues
1-14 Long "Cleeve" Reed & Little Harvey Hull The Down Home Boys: Original Stack O' Lee Blues
1-15 Amedie Ardoin* & Dennis McGee Two Step De La Prairie Soileau
1-16 Andrew & Jim Baxter Operator Blues
1-17 J.D. Harris (2) The Grey Eagle
1-18 Memphis Jug Band Jim Strainer Blues
1-19 Grayson County Railsplitters Ain't That Trouble In Mind (Unissued)
1-20 Dock Boggs Old Rub Alcohol Blues
1-21 Jaybird Coleman Mistreatin' Mama
1-22 Henry Whitter It's A Rough Road To Georgia (Unissued)
1-23 Reverend B.L. Wightman With Lottie Kimbrough Live The Life
2-1 Yank Rachel* With Sleepy John Estes & Jab Jones Sweet Mama
2-2 Crowder Brothers We All Love Mother (Unissued)
2-3 Son House Clarksdale Moan
2-4 Ashley & Foster Bull Dog Sal (Unissued)
2-5 Jesse "Babyface" Thomas* Down In Texas Blues
2-6 Georgia Pot Lickers Chicken Don't Roost Too High
2-7 William Harris (2) I'm Leavin' Town (But I Sho' Don't Wanna Go)
2-8 Asa Martin & Roy Hobbs Wild Cat Rag
2-9 King Solomon Hill Whoopee Blues (Alternate Take)
2-10 Chubby Parker Davey Crockett
2-11 Geeshie Wiley Skinny Leg Blues
2-12 Sweet Brothers I'm Gonna Marry That Pretty Little Girl
2-13 Blind Roosevelt Graves & Uaroy Graves I Shall Not Be Moved
2-14 Smith & Irvine Lonesome Road Blues
2-15 Juke Jordon If I Call You Mama
2-16 Grayson & Whitter My Mind Is To Marry (Unissued)
2-17 Osey Helton Green River
2-18 Lottie Kimbrough Don't Speak To Me
2-19 Wade Ward Married Man's Blues (Unissued)
2-20 Ken Maynard Sweet Betsey From Pike (Unissued)
2-21 Jaybird Coleman Boll Weevil
2-22 Bill Shepherd (2) With Hayes Shepherd & Ed Webb Bound Steel Blues
2-23 Middle Georgia Singing Convention No. 1 Bells Of Love



3 fold DVD size case with 19 page booklet.
Records used were from the collections of Richard Nevins, Pete Whelan, Frank Mere, Dave Freeman, Joe Bussard, Chris King, Mark Blaesing, John Coffee, John Tefteller, Richard Spottswood, Don Kent.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 016351220226
  • Other (catalog number disc 1): 2202-1
  • Other (catalog number disc 2): 2202-2



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September 27, 2006
edited over 11 years ago

This release is something very special as it contains for the first time two tracks by Son House, which have been lost since 1930 and rediscovered in September 2005. Its rediscovery has been one of the most sensational events in the blues-scene for decades.