VariousAmerican Primitive Vol. II: Pre-War Revenants (1897-1939)

Label:Revenant – RVN 214
2 x CD, Compilation
Genre:Blues, Folk, World, & Country


1-1Homer Quincy SmithI Want Jesus To Talk With Me
1-2Walter Taylor (2)Deal Rag
1-3Elvie ThomasMotherless Child Blues
1-4Tommy Settlers & His Blues Moaner*Big Bed Bug (Bed Bug Blues)
1-5The NuGrape TwinsI Got Your Ice Cold Nugrape
1-6(Red Hot) Old Mose*Molly Man
1-7Bayless RoseBlack Dog Blues
1-8Mattie May ThomasWorkhouse Blues
1-9Kid Brown & His Blue BandBo-Lita
1-10John Hammond (6)My Mama Always Talked To Me
1-11The Salty Dog FourBallin' The Jack
1-12Alfred LewisFriday Moan Blues
1-13Geeshie WileyPick Poor Robin Clean
1-14The Mississippi MoanerIt's Cold In China Blues
1-15Pigmeat TerryBlack Sheep Blues
1-16Two Poor BoysOld Hen Cackle
1-17Bayless RoseFrisco Blues
1-18William Harris (2)Hot Time Blues
1-19Two Poor BoysTake A Look At That Baby
1-20Geeshie WileySkinny Leg Blues
1-21John Hammond (6)Little Birdie
1-22Otto VirgialLittle Girl In Rome
1-23Mattie May ThomasDangerous Blues
1-24Blues BirdheadMean Low Blues
1-25Elizabeth JohnsonBe My Kid Blues
2-1Geeshie WileyLast Kind Words Blues
2-2Cousins* And DeMoss*Poor Mourner
2-3Bayless RoseJamestown Exhibition
2-4The NuGrape TwinsThere's A City Built Of Mansions
2-5Henry SpauldingCairo Blues
2-6Two Poor BoysTwo White Horses In A Line
2-7(Red Hot) Old Mose*Shrimp Man
2-8The Bubbling Over FiveDon't Mistreat Your Good Boyfriend
2-9William Harris (2)Bull Frog Blues
2-10John Hammond (6)Purty Polly
2-11Homer Quincy SmithGo Down Moses
2-12Geeshie Wiley & Elvie ThomasOver To My House
2-13Tommy Settlers & His Blues MoanerShaking Weed Blues
2-14Mattie May ThomasBig Mac From Macamere
2-15Pigmeat TerryMoaning The Blues
2-16Bayless RoseOriginal Blues
2-17Two Poor BoysJohn Henry Blues [Take 3]
2-18Elizabeth JohnsonSobbin' Woman Blues
2-19Otto VirgialBad Notion Blues
2-20Geeshie WileyEagles On A Half
2-21Alfred LewisMississippi Swamp Moan
2-22Moses MasonRed Cross The Disciple Of Christ Today
2-23William Harris (2)Kansas City Blues
2-24John Hammond (6)As Free A Little Bird As Can Be
2-25Mattie May ThomasNo Mo' Freedom



Double CD comp with booklet. John Fahey's final curated work for Revenant.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 30814 02142 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc I): 20050822 1 SO-40370 SOLO MEDIA AUSTIN-TX REVENANT V2.1 12440
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc II): 20050822 1 SO-40372 SOLO MEDIA AUSTIN-TX REVENANT V2.2 12443


  • Martha-Promise's avatar
    Edited one year ago
    I somehow lost one of the CDs from this set in a house move. If anyone can help with a simple CDr, it would be hugely appreciated. Happy to cover post etc. Drop me a message! Kind regards.


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