Ernest Lawlers

Profile:
American blues guitarist, singer and composer.

Born : May 18, 1900 in Hughes, Arkansas.
Died : November 14, 1961 in Memphis, Tennessee.

Played with : Memphis Minnie (his first wife), Rev. Robert Wilkins and others.
Nickname : "Little Son Joe".
Variations:
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Artist

Instruments & Performance

37579 Ernest Lawlers - Fish Man Blues / Lean Meat Won't Fry album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - Fish Man Blues / Lean Meat Won't Fry(Shellac, 10") Columbia 37579 US 1946 Sell This Version
Ernest Lawlers - Kissing In The Dark / World Of Trouble album art Memphis Minnie And Her Combo Memphis Minnie And Her Combo - Kissing In The Dark / World Of Trouble J.O.B. Records US 1953 Sell This Version
6641 047 Ernest Lawlers - Genesis: The Beginnings Of Rock album art Various Me And My Chauffeur (as Ernest Lawlars) and 1 more… Various - Genesis: The Beginnings Of Rock(4xLP, Comp + Box) Chess 6641 047 UK 1972 Sell This Version
PCD-2251 Ernest Lawlers - Prodigal Son album art Robert Wilkins Robert Wilkins - Prodigal Son(CD, Comp) P-Vine Records PCD-2251 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
WBCD-008 Ernest Lawlers - The Complete Post-War Recordings In Chronological Order, Volume 1 -- 19 December 1944 To 26 February 1946 album art Memphis Minnie Moaning Blues (Take 2, Unissued -- Incomplete) (as Ernest Lawlar (Little Son Joe)) and 26 more… Memphis Minnie - The Complete Post-War Recordings In Chronological Order, Volume 1 -- 19 December 1944 To 26 February 1946(CD, Comp, RM) Wolf Records (2) WBCD-008 Austria 1991 Sell This Version
WBCD-009 Ernest Lawlers - The Complete Post-War Recordings In Chronological Order, Volume 2 -- 26 February 1946 To 27 December 1947 album art Memphis Minnie Fish Man Blues (Take 2, Unissued) (as Ernest Lawlar (Little Son Joe)) and 18 more… Memphis Minnie - The Complete Post-War Recordings In Chronological Order, Volume 2 -- 26 February 1946 To 27 December 1947(CD, Comp, RM) Wolf Records (2) WBCD-009 Austria 1991 Sell This Version
CHD4-9340 Ernest Lawlers - Chess Blues album art Various Conjur Man and 1 more… Various - Chess Blues(4xCD, Comp + Box) MCA Records, Chess CHD4-9340 US 1992 Sell This Version
RD 101, A4 23981, A4 23986 Ernest Lawlers - The Blues (A Smithsonian Collection Of Classic Blues Singers)  album art Various I'm So Glad Various - The Blues (A Smithsonian Collection Of Classic Blues Singers) (Box, Comp, RM + 4xCD) Smithsonian Collection, Smithsonian Collection, Smithsonian Collection RD 101, A4 23981, A4 23986 US 1993 Sell This Version
FA 150 Ernest Lawlers - Chicago Blues 1940 - 1947 album art Various Daybreak Blues Various - Chicago Blues 1940 - 1947(2xCD, Comp) Frémeaux & Associés FA 150 France 1998 Sell This Version
982 077-5 Ernest Lawlers - Cherokee Boogie Indians & The Blues album art Various New Stock Yard Blues (1935) (as Ernest Lawlars) Various - Cherokee Boogie Indians & The Blues(CD, Comp, RM) Saga 982 077-5 France 2004 Sell This Version
982 991-1 Ernest Lawlers - Blowing With A Feeling album art Little Walter Me And My Chauffer Little Walter - Blowing With A Feeling(CD, Comp, RM) Saga 982 991-1 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
RVN 211, none Ernest Lawlers - Harry Smith's Anthology Of American Folk Music, Volume Four album art Harry Smith The Cockeyed World (as Ernest Lawlars) Harry Smith - Harry Smith's Anthology Of American Folk Music, Volume Four(2xCD, Comp, RE + Boo) Revenant, Harry Smith Archives RVN 211, none US 2007 Sell This Version
CDCH2 1202 Ernest Lawlers - Theme Time Radio Hour With Your Host Bob Dylan album art Various Me And My Chauffeur Blues (as Little Son Joe) Various - Theme Time Radio Hour With Your Host Bob Dylan(2xCD, Comp + Box) Ace CDCH2 1202 UK 2008 Sell This Version
WNRCD5100 Ernest Lawlers - Down Home Blues - Chicago - Fine Boogie album art Various Conjur Man and 1 more… Various - Down Home Blues - Chicago - Fine Boogie(5xCD, Comp + Box) Wienerworld Presentation WNRCD5100 USA & Europe 2017 Sell This Version
TTRH 500 Ernest Lawlers - Theme Time Radio Hour Seasons 1, 2 & 3 With Your Host Bob Dylan album art Various Me And My Chauffeur Blues (as Little Son Joe) Various - Theme Time Radio Hour Seasons 1, 2 & 3 With Your Host Bob Dylan(Box + 2xCD, Comp + 2xCD, Comp + 2xCD, Comp) Ace TTRH 500 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

06410 Ernest Lawlers - My Gage Is Going Up / In My Girlish Days album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - My Gage Is Going Up / In My Girlish Days(Shellac, 10") Okeh 06410 US 1941 Sell This Version
B-8878 Ernest Lawlers - I'm Not The Lad / I'm Feeling Low Down album art Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band I'm Not The Lad (as Ernest Lawler) Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band - I'm Not The Lad / I'm Feeling Low Down(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8878 US 1941 Sell This Version
Ernest Lawlers - I'm Not A Bad Gal / It Was You Baby album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - I'm Not A Bad Gal / It Was You Baby Okeh US 1942 Sell This Version
B-8937 Ernest Lawlers - Brown And Yellow Woman Blues / She Belongs To The Devil album art Washboard Sam & His Washboard Band* She Belongs To The Devil (as Ernest Lawler) Washboard Sam & His Washboard Band* - Brown And Yellow Woman Blues / She Belongs To The Devil(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8937 US 1942 Sell This Version
B-8891 Ernest Lawlers - When The Saints Go Marching In / Every Time My Heart Beats album art The Delta Boys Every Time My Heart Beats (as Ernest Lawler) The Delta Boys - When The Saints Go Marching In / Every Time My Heart Beats(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8891 US 1942 Sell This Version
34-0702 Ernest Lawlers - Honey Stealin' Blues / On The Killin' Floor album art Doctor Clayton On The Killin' Floor (as Ernest Lawlar) Doctor Clayton - Honey Stealin' Blues / On The Killin' Floor(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) 34-0702 US 1943 Sell This Version
36895 Ernest Lawlers - Please Set A Date / True Love album art Memphis Minnie And Son Joe* Memphis Minnie And Son Joe* - Please Set A Date / True Love(Shellac, 10") Columbia 36895 US 1944 Sell This Version
6733 Ernest Lawlers - When You Love Me / Love Come And Go album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - When You Love Me / Love Come And Go(Shellac, 10") Okeh 6733 US 1945 Sell This Version
37295 Ernest Lawlers - Mean Mistreater Blues / I'm So Glad album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - Mean Mistreater Blues / I'm So Glad(Shellac, 10") Columbia 37295 US 1946 Sell This Version
37579 Ernest Lawlers - Fish Man Blues / Lean Meat Won't Fry album art Memphis Minnie Memphis Minnie - Fish Man Blues / Lean Meat Won't Fry(Shellac, 10") Columbia 37579 US 1946 Sell This Version