Various ‎– Four Women Blues (The Victor/Bluebird Recordings Of Memphis Minine, Mississippi Matilda, Kansas City And Miss Rosie Mae Moore)

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1 Memphis Minnie I'm Goin Back Home
Vocals, Guitar – Kansas Joe McCoy*, Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Joe Johnson (20)
2:42
2 Memphis Minnie Bumble Bee Blues
Guitar – Charlie BurseHarmonica – Will ShadeJug – Hambone LewisVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:53
3 Memphis Minnie Meningitis Blues
Guitar – Charlie BurseHarmonica – Will ShadeJug – Hambone LewisVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
3:09
4 Memphis Minnie I Never Told A Lie
Vocals, Guitar – Kansas Joe McCoy*, Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:41
5 Memphis Minnie Don't Want No Woman
Vocals, Guitar – Kansas Joe McCoy*, Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Joe Johnson (20)
3:12
6 Memphis Minnie Georgia Skin
Guitar – Kansas Joe McCoy*Vocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:54
7 Memphis Minnie You Wrecked My Happy Home
Guitar [Prob.] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Guitar – Memphis Minnie
2:42
8 Memphis Minnie I'm Waiting On You
Guitar [Prob.] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:26
9 Memphis Minnie Keep On Goin'
Guitar [Prob.] – Big Bill BroonzyVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:30
10 Memphis Minnie When The Sun Goes Down Part 2
Bass – Bill SettlesPiano – Black BobSteel Guitar – Casey Bill WeldonVocals, Guitar – Memphis Minnie
3:34
11 Memphis Minnie Hustlin' Woman Blues
Bass – Bill SettlesPiano – Black BobSteel Guitar – Casey Bill WeldonVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:53
12 Memphis Minnie Seeling My Pork Chops
Bass – Bill SettlesPiano – Black BobSteel Guitar – Casey Bill WeldonVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
2:53
13 Memphis Minnie Doctor, Doctor Blues
Bass – Bill SettlesPiano – Black BobSteel Guitar – Casey Bill WeldonVocals, Guitar – Memphis MinnieWritten-By – Minnie McCoy
3:18
14 Mississippi Matilda Hardworking Woman Blues
Guitar – Sonny Boy NelsonGuitar [Prob.] – Willie HarrisVocals – Mississippi MatildaWritten By – Unknown Artist
2:52
15 Mississippi Matilda Happy Home Blues
Guitar – Sonny Boy NelsonGuitar [Prob.] – Willie HarrisVocals – Mississippi MatildaWritten By – Unknown Artist
2:46
16 Kansas City Kitty Christmas Mornin' Blues
Vocals, Piano [Prob.], Kazoo – Kansas City KittyWritten-By – Spud Murphy
3:02
17 Kansas City Kitty Double Trouble Blues
Vocals, Piano [Prob.], Kazoo – Kansas City KittyWritten-By – Thelma Holmes
2:58
18 Kansas City Kitty Leave My Man Alone
Vocals, Piano [Prob.], Kazoo – Kansas City KittyWritten-By – Thelma Holmes
2:54
19 Kansas City Kitty Mistreatin' Easy Rider
Vocals, Piano [Prob.], Kazoo – Kansas City KittyWritten-By – Thelma Holmes
3:09
20 Miss Rosie Mae Moore* Staggering Blues
Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Vocals – Rosie Mae MooreWritten By – Unknown Artist
3:39
21 Miss Rosie Mae Moore* Ha Ha Blues
Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Vocals – Rosie Mae MooreWritten By – Unknown Artist
3:38
22 Miss Rosie Mae Moore* School Girl Blues
Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Vocals – Rosie Mae MooreWritten By – Unknown Artist
3:18
23 Miss Rosie Mae Moore* Stranger Blues
Guitar – Charlie McCoy (2)Vocals – Rosie Mae MooreWritten By – Unknown Artist
3:24

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Notes

Jewel case with 12-page booklet.

Recorded in Memphis, Tenn., May 26, 1930 (tracks 1 to 3), May 29, 1930 (tracks 4 to 6)
Recorded in Chicago, Ill., November 1, 1934 (tracks 16 to 19), July 29, 1935 (tracks 7 to 9), Studio C, October 31, 1935 (tracks 10 to 13)
Recorded at St. Charles Hotel, New Orleans, La., October 15, 1936 (tracks 14, 15)
Recorded at Memphis Auditorium, Memphis, Tenn., February 3, 1928 (tracks 20 to 23)

Tracks 10 to 13. On this release Casey Bell Weldon is stated to play "steel string guitar"; that's a misunderstanding and "Blues and gospel records 1890-1943" (Oxford University Press, 1997), p. 621 correctly shows "stg", steel guitar.

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  • Barcode (As Printed): 0 7863-66719-2 5

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