Prestige Records Catalog: Bluesville 1000 series

Prestige Bluesville 1000 series (12 inch LP)

BVLP 1001   Al Smith - Hear My Blues: Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Showcases

Eddie Davis, tenor sax; Shirley Scott, organ; Wendell Marshall, bass; Arthur Edgehill, drums; Al Smith, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1959

1853Night Time Is The Right Time
1854I'll Be Alright
1855I've Got The Right Kind Of Lovin'
1856Never Let Me Go
1857I've Got A Girl
1858Tears In My Eyes
1859Come On Pretty Baby
1860Pledging My Love

** also issued on Prestige PR 1069 as "Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis And Shirley Scott With Al Smith - Blues Shout!". Original Blues Classics OBC-514, OBCCD-514-2.

BVLP 1002   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Down Home Blues

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Brownie McGhee, guitar, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December, 1959

Let Me Be Your Big Dog
Pawn Shop
You Don't Know
Betty And Dupree's Blues
Back To New Orleans
Stranger Here
Fox Hunt
I'm Prison Bound
Louise, Louise
Baby, How Long
Freight Train

** also issued on Prestige Folklore Folklore 14013 as "Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry - Down Home Blues".
** part of Fantasy F-24708, FCD-24708-2 as "Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Back To New Orleans".

BVLP 1003   Willie Dixon Vocals, Memphis Slim Piano - Willie's Blues

Al Ashby, tenor sax; Memphis Slim, piano; Wally Richardson, guitar; Gus Johnson, drums; Willie Dixon, vocals, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1959

1923-2Move Me
1924That's All I Want Baby
1925Don't You Tell Nobody
1926Good Understanding
1927I Got A Razor
1928That's My Baby
1929Nervous
1930Sittin' And Cryin' The Blues
1931Built For Comfort
1932Youth To You
1933Slim's Thing
1934Go Easy

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-501, OBCCD-501-2.

BVLP 1004   Mildred Anderson - Person To Person: Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Showcases

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Shirley Scott, organ; George Duvivier, bass; Arthur Edgehill, drums; Mildred Anderson, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 22, 1960

1986Good Kind Daddy
1987Person To Person
1988Kidney Stew
1989Connections
1990I'm Free
1991Please Don't Go
1992Hello Little Boy
1993I Didn't Have A Chance

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-556-2.

BVLP 1005   Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry - Blues & Folk

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Brownie McGhee, guitar, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 22, 1960

Sonny's Squall
Red River Blues
Gone Gal
Blues Before Sunrise
Sweet Lovin' Kind
Midnight Special
Take This Hammer Whup
Too Nicey Mama
Meet Me Down The Bottom
Tryin' To Win

** part of Fantasy F-24721, FCD-24721-2 as "Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Midnight Special".

BVLP 1006   The Return Of Roosevelt Sykes

Clarence Perry Jr., tenor sax; Roosevelt Sykes, piano, vocals; Floyd Ball, Frank Ingalls, guitar; Armond "Jump" Jackson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 1, 1960

2044Number Nine
2045Runnin' The Boogie
2046Calcutta
2047Hangover
2048Coming Home
2049Long, Lonesome Night

same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 2, 1960

2050Drivin' Wheel
2051Night Time Is The Right Time
2052Set The Meat Outdoors
2053Selfish Woman
2054Hey Big Momma
2055Stompin' The Boogie

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-546-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24717 as "Roosevelt Sykes & Little Brother Montgomery - Urban Blues".

BVLP 1007   Blues By Lonnie Johnson

Hal Singer, tenor sax; Claude Hopkins, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums; Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1960

2056You Will Need Me
2057I Don't Hurt Anymore
2058You Don't Move Me
2059Big Leg Woman
2060One Sided Love Affair
2061There Must Be A Way
2062She's Drunk Again
2063There's No Love
2064Blues 'Round My Door
2065She Devil
2066Don't Ever Love
2067No Love For Sale

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-502, OBCCD-502-2.

BVLP 1008   Shakey Jake - Good Times

Jack McDuff, organ; Bill Jennings, guitar; Shakey Jake, vocals, harmonica.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 11, 1960

2231Good Times
2232Tear Drops
2233Worried Blues
2234My Foolish Heart
2235Jake's Blues
2236Still Your Fool
2237Call Me When You Need Me
2238Keep A-Loving Me Baby
2239Sunset Blues
2240Huffin' & Puffin'
2241You Spoiled Your Baby
2242Just Shakey

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-572-2.

BVLP 1009   The Prestige All-Stars - Soul Jazz Volume One

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Jackie McLean, alto sax; Elmo Hope, piano; Doug Watkins, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 27, 1956

855Lights Out

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Doug Watkins, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 4, 1957

1053All Day Long

Donald Byrd, trumpet; John Coltrane, tenor sax; Red Garland, piano; George Joyner, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 15, 1957

1401All Mornin' Long

BVLP 1010   The Prestige All-Stars - Soul Jazz Volume Two

Jerome Richardson, flute; Gene Ammons, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; George Joyner, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 3, 1958

1433Blue Hymn

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Jerome Richardson, tenor, baritone sax, flute; Shirley Scott, organ; George Duvivier, bass; Arthur Edgehill, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 5, 1958

1687The Rev

Willis Jackson, tenor sax; Jack McDuff, organ; Bill Jennings, guitar; Tommy Potter, bass; Alvin Johnson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 25, 1959

1791Cool Grits

Jack McDuff, organ; Bill Jennings, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Alvin Johnson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 21, 1959

1831Enough Said

BVLP 1011   Lonnie Johnson With Elmer Snowden - Blues & Ballads

Elmer Snowden, guitar; Lonnie Johnson, electric guitar, vocals; Wendell Marshall, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 5, 1960

2130Savoy Blues
2137St. Louis Blues
2138Elmer's Blues
2140Jelly Roll Baker
2142Haunted House
2143Blues For Chris
2147Back Water Blues
2149Memories Of You
2150I'll Get Along Somehow
2151I Found A Dream

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-531, OBCCD-531-2.

BVLP 1012   Little Brother Montgomery - Tasty Blues

Lafayette Thomas, guitar; Julian Euell, bass; Little Brother Montgomery, vocals, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 1, 1960

2339Satellite Blues
2340No Special Rider
2341Cry, Cry Baby
2342Brother's Boogie
2343Vicksburg Blues
2344Tasty Blues
2345Pleading Blues
2346Santa Fe
2347Sneaky Pete Blues
2348Something Keeps Worrying Me
2349How Long, Brother?
2350Deep Fried

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7807; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-554-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24717 as "Roosevelt Sykes & Little Brother Montgomery - Urban Blues".

BVLP 1013   Al Smith - Midnight Special

King Curtis, tenor sax; Robert Banks, organ; Jimmy Lee, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums; Al Smith, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 11, 1960

2387I've Been Mistreated
2388You're A Sweetheart
2389Don't Worry 'Bout Me
2390Ride On Midnight Special
2391The Bells
2392Goin' To Alabama
2393I'll Never Let You Go
2394I Can't Make It By Myself

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-583-2.

BVLP 1014   Roosevelt Sykes - The Honeydripper

King Curtis, tenor sax; Robert Banks, organ; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Roosevelt Sykes, vocals, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1960

2477/2485Miss Ida B.
-Satellite Baby
-Mislead Mother
-Yes Lawd
-I Hate To Be Alone
-Jailbait
-Lonely Day
-Pocketful Of Money
-She Ain't For Nobody

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7722; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-557-2.

BVLP 1015   Blind Gary Davis - Harlem Street Singer

Gary Davis, guitar, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 24, 1960

2435I Belong To The Band
2436I Am The Light Of This World
2437Let Us Get Together Right Down Here
2438Samson And Delilah
2440Lo, I Be With You Always
2443Goin' To Sit Down On The Banks Of The River
2444Twelve Gates To The City
2445Tryin' To Get Home
2446Lord, I Feel Just Like Goin' On
2447Pure Religion
2448Great Change Since I Been Born
2449Death Don't Have No Mercy

** also issued on Prestige Folklore FL 14028, PRST 7805 as "Reverend Gary Davis - Pure Religion!". Original Blues Classics OBCCD-547-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24704 as "Reverend Gary Davis - When I Die I'll Live Again".

BVLP 1016   The Blues Of Sunnyland Slim - Slim's Shout

King Curtis, tenor sax; Robert Banks, organ; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Sunnyland Slim, vocals, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 15, 1960

2486/2497I'm Prison Bound
-Slim's Shout
-The Devil Is A Busy Man
-Brownskin Woman
-Shake It
-Decoration Day
-Baby How Long
-Sunnyland Special
-Harlem Can't Be Heaven
-It's You Baby

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7723; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-558-2.

BVLP 1017   Mildred Anderson - No More In Life

Al Sears, tenor sax; Robert Banks, organ; Lord Westbrook, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums; Mildred Anderson, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1960

2504Roll 'Em Pete
2505What More Can A Woman Do
2506I'm Lost
2507Everybody's Got Somebody But Me
2508I Ain't Mad At You
2509Hardtimes
2510That Ole Devil Called Love
2511Mistreater
2512No More In Life

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-579-2.

BVLP 1018   Memphis Slim - Just Blues

Memphis Slim, piano, vocals; Lafayette Thomas, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 26, 1960

2188Baby Doll
2189Rack 'Em Back Jack
2190Blue Brew
2192Teasing The Blues
2195Brenda

"Harpie" Brown, harmonica; Memphis Slim, piano, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1960

2691When Your Dough Roller Is Gone
2695The I.C. Blues
2696Motherless Child
2698Blue And Disgusted
2700Hey Slim
2701Just Blues
2702Beer Drinking Woman

** part of Fantasy F-24705, FCD-24705-2 as "Raining The Blues".

BVLP 1019   The Blues Of Lightnin' Hopkins - Lightnin'

Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960

2652Automobile Blues
2653You Better Watch Yourself
2654Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend
2655The Walkin' Blues
2656Back To New Orleans
2657Katie Mae
2658Down There Baby
2659Mean Old Frisco
2660Shinin' Moon
2661Come Back Baby

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7811; Original Blues Classics OBC-532, OBCCD-532-2.

BVLP 1020   Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry - Blues All Around My Head

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Brownie McGhee, guitar, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 22, 1960

Blues All Around My Head
East Coast Blues
Muddy Water
Beggin' And Cryin'
My Plan
Trying To Destroy Me
Everything I Had Is Gone
Jealous Man
Understand Me
Blues Of Happiness

** part of Fantasy F-24721, FCD-24721-2 as "Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Midnight Special".

BVLP 1021   The Blues Of Arbee Stidham - Tired Of Wandering

King Curtis, tenor sax; John Wright, piano; Arbee Stidham, guitar, vocals; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Armond Jackson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 7, 1960

2662Last Goodbye Blues
2663You Can't Live In This World By Yourself
2664Pawnshop
2665I'm Tired Of Wandering
2666I Want To Belong To You
2667Wee Baby Blues
2668You Keep Me Yearning
2669My Heart Will Always Belong To You
2670People What Would You Do
2671Teenage Kiss

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-593-2.

BVLP 1022   Curtis Jones - Trouble Blues

Curtis Jones, piano, vocals; Robert Banks, organ; Johnny "Moose John" Walker, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960

2672Weekend Blues
2673God Woman Blues
2674A Whole Lot Of Talk For You
2675Suicide Blues
2676Please Say Yes
2677Lonesome Bedroom Blues
2678Fool Blues
2679God Time Special
2680Love Season
2681Low Down Worried Blues
2683Trouble Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-515, OBCCD-515-2.

BVLP 1023   K.C. Douglas - K.C.'s Blues

K.C. Douglas, vocals, guitar.

Oakland, CA, mid 1961

Broken Heart
Hen House Blues
Wake Up, Workin' Woman
Rootin' Ground Hog
Meanest Woman
Born In The Country
Love Me All Night Long
Tell Me
No More Cryin'
K.C.'s Doctor Blues
You Got A Good Thing Now
Watch Dog Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-533, OBCCD-533-2.

BVLP 1024   Lonnie Johnson - Losing Game

Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 28, 1960

2780My Little Kitten Susie
2781New Years Blues
2782Losing Game
2783Moaning Blues
2784New Orleans Blues
2785Slow And Easy
2786Evil Woman
2787Lines In My Face
2788Four Walls And Me
2789What A Difference A Day Makes
2790Summertime
2791You Won't Let Me Go

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7724; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-543-2.

BVLP 1025   Sonny Terry - Sonny's Story

J.C. Burris, harmonica; Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Sticks McGhee, guitar; Belton Evans, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 13, 1960

2594Telephone Blues
2595Great Tall Engine
2596I'm Gonna Get On My Feets Afterwhile
2597Four O'Clock Blues
2598Sonny's Story
2599I Ain't Gonna Be Your Dog No More
2600My Baby Done Gone
2601Worried Blues
2602High Powered Woman
2603Pepperheaded Woman

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-503, OBCCD-503-2.

BVLP 1026   Robert Pete Williams - Free Again

Robert Pete Williams, vocals, guitar.

Baton Rouge, LA, November 14, 1960

Free Again
Almost Dead Blues
Rolling Stone
Two Wings
A Thousand Miles From Nowhere
Thumbing A Ride
I've Grown So Ugly
Death Blues
Hobo Worried Blues
Hay Cutting Song

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7808; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-553-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24716 as "Robert Pete Williams & Snooks Eaglin - Rural Blues".

BVLP 1027   Shakey Jake - Mouth Harp Blues

Robert Banks, piano; Jimmie Lee, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Junior Blackmon, drums; Shakey Jake, vocals, harmonica.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 17, 1960

2704Angry Love
2705Things Is Alright
2706My Broken Heart
2707It Won't Happen Again
2708Gimme A Smile
2709Easy Baby
2710Love My Baby
2711Jake's Cha Cha
2712Mouth Harp Blues
2713Things Are Different Baby

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-559-2.

BVLP 1028   St. Louis Jimmy - Goin' Down Slow

Robert Banks, piano; Jimmie Lee, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; James "St. Louis Jimmy" Oden, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 19, 1960

2714Some Sweet Day
2715Dog House Blues
2716Poor Boy
2717Mother's Day
2718My Heart Is Loaded With Trouble
2719I'm St. Louis Bound
2720Goin' Down Slow
2721Sweet As She Can Be
2722Monkey Faced Woman
2723Nothin' But The Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-584-2.

BVLP 1029   Lightnin' Hopkins With Sonny Terry - Last Night Blues

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960

2623Rocky Mountain
2624Got To Move Your Baby
2625So Sorry To Leave You
2626Take A Trip With Me
2627Last Night Blues
2628Lightnin's Stroke
2629Hard To Love A Woman
2630Conversation Blues

** also issued on Bluesville BVLP 1081 as "Lightnin' Hopkins - Got To Move Your Baby". Prestige PRST 7831 as "Lightnin' Hopkins With Sonny Terry - Got To Move Your Baby". Original Blues Classics OBCCD-548-2.

BVLP 1030   Tampa Red - Don't Tampa With The Blues

Tampa Red, vocals, guitar, kazoo.

Chicago, IL, 1960

I'm A Stranger Here
Let Me Play With Your Poodle
Goodbye, Baby
Things About Coming My Way
Kansas City Blues
You Better Do Right
Louise Blues
It's Tight Like That
You Got To Love Her With A Feeling
Boogie Woogie Woman

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-516, OBCCD-516-2.

BVLP 1031   Memphis Slim - No Strain

Memphis Slim, piano, vocals; Lafayette Thomas, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 26, 1960

2187Raining The Blues
2191Lucille
2194Don't Think You're Smart
2196No Strain
2197Nice Stuff

"Harpie" Brown, harmonica; Memphis Slim, piano, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1960

2692You're Gonna Need My Help One Day
2693My Baby Left Me
2694Angel Child
2697Lonesome Traveler
2699Darling I Miss You So
2703Fast And Free

** part of Fantasy F-24705, FCD-24705-2 as "Raining The Blues".

BVLP 1032   Reverend Gary Davis - A Little More Faith

Rev. Gary Davis, guitar, vocals.

August 10, 1961

You Got To Move
Crucifixion
I'm Glad I'm In That Number
There's A Table Sittin' In Heaven
Motherless Children
There's A Bright Side Somewhere
I'll Be All Right Some Day
You Better Mind
A Little More Faith
I'll Fly Away
God's Gonna Separate
When I Die I'll Live Again

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-588-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24704 as "When I Die I'll Live Again".

BVLP 1033   Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry - Blues In My Soul

Roy Haynes, drums; Sonny Terry, vocals, harmonica; Brownie McGhee, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September, 1960

I Got A Woman
Hold Me In Your Arms
The C.C. & O. Blues
The Devil's Gonna Get You
Don't You Lie To Me
That's Why I'm Walking
Wrong Track
Blue Feeling
House Lady
I Know Better

** part of Fantasy F-24708, FCD-24708-2 as "Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Back To New Orleans".

BVLP 1034   Introducing Memphis Willie B.

Memphis Willie B., vocals, guitar, mouth harp.

Memphis, TN, August 12, 1961

Brownsville Blues
Country Girl Blues
Highway 61
Bad Girl Blues
The Stuff Is Here
Overseas Blues
Stop Cryin' Blues
Worried Man Blues
Mailman Blues
Everyday I Have The Blues
Mattie Mae
Grief Will Kill You

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-573-2.

BVLP 1035   Sidney Maiden - Trouble An' Blues

K.C. Douglas, guitar; Sidney Maiden, vocals, mouth harp.

Sierra Sound Laboratories, Berkeley, CA, April 16, 1961

Buy Me An Airplane
Sweet Little Woman
My Black Name
Sidney's Fox Chase
San Quentin Blues
Tell Me, Somebody
Blues An' Trouble
Hand-Me-Down Baby
Sidney's Worried Life Blues
Me And My Chauffeur
Coal Black Mare
I'm Goin' Back Home

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-574-2.

BVLP 1036   Furry Lewis - Back On My Feet Again

Furry Lewis, vocals, guitar.

Memphis, TN, April 3 & 4, 1961

John Henry
When My Baby Left Me
Shake 'Em On Down
Big Chief Blues
Old Blue
I'm Going To Brownsville
Back On My Feet Again
White Lightnin'
Roberta
St. Louis Blues

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7810.
** part of Fantasy F-24703, FCD-24703-2 as "Shake 'Em On Down".

BVLP 1037   Furry Lewis - Done Changed My Mind

Furry Lewis, vocals, guitar.: same personnel.

Memphis, TN, May, 1961

Baby You Don't Want Me
Done Changed My Mind
Goin' To Kansas City
Judge Boushay Blues
Casey Jones
This Time Tomorrow
I Will Turn Your Money Green
Frankie And Johnny
Longing Blues
Long Tall Gal Blues

** part of Fantasy F-24703, FCD-24703-2 as "Shake 'Em On Down".

BVLP 1038   Pink Anderson Volume 1. - Carolina Blues Man

Pink Anderson, guitar, vocals.

Spartanburg, SC, April 12, 1961

My Baby Left Me This Morning
Baby Please Don't Go
Mama Where Did You Stay Last Night
Big House Blues
Meet Me In The Bottom
Weeping Willow Blues
Baby I'm Going Away
Thousand Woman Blues
I Had My Fun
Everyday In The Week

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-504, OBCCD-504-2.

BVLP 1039   Mercy Dee Walton - Pity And A Shame

Sidney Maiden, harmonica; Otis Cherry, drums; Mercy Dee Walton, vocals, piano.

Sierra Sound Laboratories, Berkeley, CA, April 16, 1961

Pity And A Shame
Your Friend And Woman
Five Card Hand
Have You Ever Been Out In The Country
After The Fight
One Room Country Shack
My Little Angel
Shady Lane
The Drunkard

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-552-2.

BVLP 1040   Blind Willie McTell - Last Session

Blind Willie McTell, vocals, 12-string guitar.

Atlanta, GA, September, 1956

Baby, It Must Be Love
The Dyin' Crapshooter's Blues
Pal Of Mine
Don't Forget It
Kill It Kid
That Will Never Happen No More
Beedle Um Bum
A Married Man's A Fool
A To Z Blues
Goodbye Blues
Salty Dog
Wabash Cannonball
Early Life

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7809; Original Blues Classics OBC-517, OBCCD-517-2.

BVLP 1041   Henry Townsend - Tired Of Bein' Mistreated

Tommy Bankhead, guitar; Henry Townsend, vocals, guitar, piano.

St. Louis, MO, May 17, 1961

Cairo Is My Baby's Home
Tired Of Being Mistreated
Rocks Have Been My Pillow
The Train Is Coming
She Just Walked Away
I Asked Her If She Loved Me
I Got Tired
My Home Ain't Here
All My Money Gone
She Drove Me To Drinking
My Baby Have Come Back

BVLP 1042   Brownie McGhee - Brownie's Blues

Sonny Terry, harmonica; Bennie Foster, guitar; Brownie McGhee, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 6, 1960

2584Little Black Engine
2585I Don't Know The Reason
2586Trouble In Mind
2587Everyday I Have The Blues
2589Door To Success
2590Jump, Little Children
2591Lonesome Day
2592One Thing For Sure
2593The Killin' Floor

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-505, OBCCD-505-2.

BVLP 1043   Tampa Red - Don't Jive Me

Tampa Red, vocals, guitar, kazoo.

Chicago, IL, 1960

How Long
Gin Headed Woman
Don't Jive Me
You Better Let My Gal Alone
Dark And Stormy Night
Don't You Lie To Me
Georgia, Georgia
Jelly Whippin' Blues
Chicago Moan Blues
Don't Dog Your Woman
Drinkin' My Blues Away

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-549-2.

BVLP 1044   Lonnie Johnson With Victoria Spivey - Idle Hours

Cliff Jackson, piano; Victoria Spivey, vocals, piano; Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 13, 1961

270Long Time Blues
271Idle Hours
272Leave Me Or Love Me
273Darling I Miss You So
274Please Baby
275End It All
276Good Luck Darling
277You Are My Life
278Or Yes, Baby
279No More Cryin'
280You Have No Love In Your Heart
281I Got The Blues So Bad

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-518, OBCCD-518-2.

BVLP 1045   Lightnin' Hopkins - Blues In My Bottle

Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

ACA Studios, Houston, TX, July 26, 1961

Buddy Brown's Blues
Wine Spodee-O-Dee
Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On
DC-7
Death Bells
Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run
Jailhouse Blues
Blues In The Bottle
Beans, Beans, Beans
Catfish Blues
My Grandpa Is Old Too!

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-506, OBCCD-506-2.

BVLP 1046   Blind Snooks Eaglin - That's All Right

Blind Snooks Eaglin, vocals, 6 & 12-string guitar.

New Orleans, LA, 1961

That's All Right
Bottle Up And Go
Mama Don't You Tear My Clothes
Don't You Lie To Me
The Walkin' Blues
Well I Had My Fun
Fly Right Baby
Mailman Passed
Brown Skinned Woman
One More Drink
I've Got A Woman
I'm A Country Boy
Alberta

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-568-2.
** part of Fantasy F-24716 as "Robert Pete Williams & Snooks Eaglin - Rural Blues".

BVLP 1047   Scrapper Blackwell - Mr. Scrapper's Blues

Francis "Scrapper" Blackwell, vocals, guitar, piano.

Indianapolis, IN, July, 1961

Goin' Where The Monon Crosses The Yellow Dog
Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
"A" Blues
Little Girl Blues
George Street Blues
Blues Before Sunrise
Little Boy Blue
"E" Blues
Shady Lane
Penal Farm Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-594-2.

BVLP 1048   Memphis Willie B. - Hard Working Man Blues

Memphis Willie B., vocals, guitar, harmonica.

Memphis, TN, August 12, 1961

Lonesome Home Blues
L & N Blues
Hardworking Man Blues
Dying Mother Blues
Honey Maker Blues
P 38 Blues
Funny Caper Blues
Good Potatoes
I Have Found Something New
Uncle Sam Blues
Wine Drinking Woman
Car Machine Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-578-2.

BVLP 1049   Reverend Gary Davis - Say No To The Devil

Gary Davis, 6 & 12-string guitar, harmonica.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1961

Say No To The Devil
Time Is Drawing Near
Hold To God's Unchanging Hand
Bad Company Brought Me Here
I Decided To Go Down
Lord, I Looked Down The Road
Little Bitty Baby
No One Can Do Me Like Jesus
Lost Boy In The Wilderness
Trying To Get To Heaven In Due Time

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-519, OBCCD-519-2.

BVLP 1050   K.C. Douglas - Big Road Blues

K.C. Douglas, vocals, guitar.

Oakland, CA, mid 1961

Big Road Blues
Howling Blues
Move To Kansas City
Buck Dance
Tore Your Playhouse Down
Bottle Up And Go
Whiskey Headed Woman
Catfish Blues
K.C.s Blues
Canned Heat
Key To The Highway

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-569-2.

BVLP 1051   Pink Anderson Vol. 2 - Medicine Show Man

Pink Anderson, vocals, guitar.

NYC, 1961

I Got Mine
Greasy Greens
I Got A Woman 'Way Cross Town
Travelin' Man
Ain't Nobody Home But Me
That's No Way To Do
In The Jailhouse Now
South Forest Boogie
Chicken
I'm Going To Walk Through The Streets Of The City

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-587-2.

BVLP 1052   Alberta Hunter-Lucille Hegamin-Victoria Spivey - Songs We Taught Your Mother

Lucille Hegamin, vocals; accompanied by: Henry Goodwin, trumpet; Cecil Scott, clarinet; Willie "The Lion" Smith, piano; Gene Brooks, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 16, 1961

300Arkansas Blues
301Has Anybody Seen My Corine
302You'll Want My Love
303St. Louis Blues

Victoria Spivey, vocals; accompanied by: J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Buster Bailey, clarinet; Victoria Spivey, piano #1,2; Cliff Jackson, piano #3,4; Sidney De Paris, tuba; Zutty Singleton, drums.

1. 304Black Snake Blues
2. 305Going Blues
3. 306I Got The Blues So Bad
4. 307Let Him Beat Me

Alberta Hunter, vocals; accompanied by: J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Buster Bailey, clarinet; Cliff Jackson, piano; Sidney De Paris, tuba; Zutty Singleton, drums.

308I Got A Mind To Ramble
309I Got Myself A Workin' Man
310Chirpin' The Blues
311You Gotta Reap Just What You Sow

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-520, OBCCD-520-2.

BVLP 1053   Memphis Slim - All Kinds Of Blues

Memphis Slim, vocals, piano.

1961

Blues Is Troubles
Grinder Man Blues
Three-In-One Boogie
Letter Home
Churnin' Man Blues
Two Of A Kind
The Blacks
If You See Kay
Frankie And Johnny Boogie
Mother Earth

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-507, OBCCD-507-2.

BVLP 1054   Victoria Spivey With Lonnie Johnson - Woman Blues!

Victoria Spivey, vocals, piano; Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar.

NYC, September 21, 1961

Christmas Without Santa Claus
Let's Ride Tonight
I'm A Red Hot Mama
Grow Old Together
I Got Men All Over This Town
Thursday Girl

Victoria Spivey, vocals, piano.

NYC, September 26, 1961

A Big One
What Is This Thing They're Talking About
Beautiful World
That Man

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-566-2.

BVLP 1055   Blind Willie McTell, Memphis Slim, Memphis Willie B., Victoria Spivey, Lonnie Johnson, Pink Anderson, Tampa Red - Bawdy Blues

Blind Willie McTell, vocals, 12-string guitar.

Atlanta, GA, September, 1956

Beedle Um Bum

Elmer Snowden, guitar; Lonnie Johnson, electric guitar, vocals; Wendell Marshall, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 5, 1960

2140Jelly Roll Baker

Tampa Red, vocals, guitar, kazoo.

Chicago, IL, 1960

Let Me Play With Your Poodle

same session.

Jelly Whippin' Blues

Pink Anderson, guitar, vocals.

Spartanburg, SC, April 12, 1961

Try Some Of That

Memphis Willie B., vocals, guitar, harmonica.

Memphis, TN, August 12, 1961

Car Machine Blues

Victoria Spivey, vocals, piano; Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar.

NYC, September 21, 1961

I'm A Red Hot Mama

Victoria Spivey, vocals, piano.

NYC, September 26, 1961

That Man

Memphis Slim, vocals, piano, organ.

NYC, October 9, 1961

Steady Rolling Blues
Sweet Root Man

Memphis Slim, vocals, piano.

1961

Churnin' Man Blues
If You See Kay

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-544-2 as "Memphis Slim, Tampa Red, Lonnie Johnson - Bawdy Blues".

BVLP 1056   Big Joe Williams - Blues For 9 Strings

Larry Johnson, harmonica; Willie Dixon, bass; Big Joe Williams, vocals, 9-string guitar.

NYC, October 7, 1961

I'm A Fool About My Baby
38 Pistol Blues
Pearly Mae
Walking Blues
Highway 45
Meet Me In The Bottom
Skinny Mama
Jockey Ride Blues
Coal And Iceman Blues
Army Man Blues
Black Gal
Pallet On The Floor

** part of Fantasy F-24724, FCD-24724-2 as "Walking Blues".

BVLP 1057   Lightnin' Hopkins - Walkin' This Road By Myself

Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, July 7, 1961

Black Gal
Baby Don't You Tear My Clothes
Good Morning Little School Girl
Coffee Blues

Billy Bizor, harmonica #2,3; "Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 17, 1962

1.How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around
2.Walkin' This Road By Myself
3.The Devil Jumped The Black Man
4.Black Cadillac

"Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 20, 1962

Happy Blues For John Glenn
Worried Life Blues

BVLP 1058   Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry At The 2nd Fret

Sonny Terry, vocals, mouth harp; Brownie McGhee, vocals, guitar.

"2nd Fret", Philadelphia, PA, April, 1962

Evil Hearted Me
Sick Man
Barking Bull Dog
Spread The News Around
Backwater Blues
Custard Pie
Wholesale Dealin' Papa
Motorcycle Blues
Hand In Hand
I Woke Up One Morning And I Could Hardly See

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7803; Original Blues Classics OBCCD-561-2.

BVLP 1059   Sonny Terry - Sonny Is King

Lightnin' Hopkins, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Sonny Terry, vocals, mouth harp.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960

2618One Monkey Don't Stop The Show
2619Changed The Lock On My Door
2620Tater Pie
2621Diggin' My Potatoes
2622She's So Sweet

Brownie McGhee, guitar; Sonny Terry, vocals, mouth harp.

NYC, September, 1962

Sonny's Coming
Ida Mae
Callin' My Mama
Bad Luck
Blues From The Bottom

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7802; Original Blues Classics OBC-521, OBCCD-521-2.

BVLP 1060   The Blues Of Wade Walton - Shake 'Em On Down

Memphis Mango, 2nd guitar #2; Wade Walton, vocals, guitar, harmonica.

Clarksdale, MS, circa summer 1962

1.Big Fat Mamma
2.Choo Choo De Shoo Shoo
3.Short Hair Woman
4.Forty-Four
5.Kansas City Blues
6.Rock Me, Mamma
7.Blues, Stay Away From Me
8.Parchman Farm
9.Big Six
10.Shake 'Em On Down

BVLP 1061   Lightnin' Hopkins - Lightnin' And Co.

Billy Bizor, harmonica, vocals #3,4; "Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 17, 1962

1.My Baby Don't Stand No Cheating
2.You Is One Black Rat
3.The Fox Chase
4.Mojo Hand
5.Mama Blues

"Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 20, 1962

I Got A Leak In This Old Building
Sinner's Prayer
Angel Child
Pneumonia Blues
Have You Ever Been Mistreated

BVLP 1062   Lonnie Johnson - Another Night To Cry

Lonnie Johnson, vocals, guitar.

April 6, 1962

Another Night To Cry
I Got News For You, Baby
Blues After Hours
You Didn't Mean What You Said
Fine Booze And Heavy Dues
I've Got To Get Rid Of You
Bow Legged Baby
Make Love To Me, Baby
Lots Of Loving
A Story About Barbara
Goodbye Kitten

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-550-2.

BVLP 1063   The Blues Of Smoky Babe - Hottest Brand Goin'

Clyde Causey, harmonica, vocals; or Henry Thomas, harmonica; Smoky Babe, vocals, guitar.

Baton Rouge, LA, 1961

Now Your Man Done Gone
Hottest Brand Goin'
Something Wrong With My Machine
Insect Blues
Long Way From Home
I'm Goin' Back To Mississippi
Melvanie Blues
Locomotive Blues
Ocean Blues
Boogy Woogy Rag
Coon Hunt
Cold, Cold Snow

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-595-2.

BVLP 1064   The Blues Of Robert Curtis Smith - Clarksdale Blues

Robert Curtis Smith, vocals, guitar.

Clarksdale, MS, circa summer 1962

Put Your Arms Around Me
Catfish
Rock Me Mamma
Council Spur Blues
I Feel So Good
I'm Going Away
Ain't That Loving You, Baby
Get A Real Young Woman
See My Chauffer
Sunflower River Blues
Katy Mae
Goody, Goody
Can You Remember Me
I Hate To Leave You With Tears In My Eyes

BVLP 1065   Doug Quattlebaum - Softee Man Blues

Doug Quattlebaum, vocals, guitar.

Philadelphia, PA, November 27, 1961

Sweet Little Woman
Whiskey Headed Woman
Trouble In Mind
You Is One Black Rat
On My Way To School
You Ain't No Good
Come Back Blues
Mama Don't Allow Me To Stay Out All Night Long
Big Leg Woman
Love My Baby
Black Night Is Falling
Baby Take A Chance With Me
So Sweet
Worried Mind Blues

BVLP 1066   The Blues Of Clarence Clay & William Scott - The New Gospel Keys

William Scott, vocals; Clarence Clay, vocals, accordion.

1962?

Wait Till I Put On My Robe
Every Knee Must Bow
Wake Up In Glory
Trouble Don't Last Always
Jesus Met The Woman At The Well
In That Great Gettin' Up Morning
Oh What A Beautiful City
Marching To Zion
I'm On My Way To The Kingdom Land
The Lord Will Make A Way Somehow
Walk All Over God's Heaven
All My Sins Are Taken Away

BVLP 1067   Big Joe Williams At Folk City

Big Joe Williams, vocals, 9-string guitar, kazoo.

"Gerde's Folk City", Greenwich Village, NY, February 26, 1962

Mink Coat Blues
Burned Child Is Scared Of Fire
Baby, I Ain't Gonna Let You Go
Trouble Gonna Take Me To My Grave
Bugle Blues
Just Want To Be Your Man
I'm Gonna Do It This Time
She's Doggin' Me
How Do You Want Your Rollin' Done
I Can't Sign My Name
Bottle Up And Go
I'm Tired, Woman

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-580-2.

BVLP 1068   The Blues Of Pete Franklin - Guitar Pete's Blues

Pete Franklin, vocals, guitar, piano.

Indianapolis, IN, July 12, 1961

I Got To Find My Baby
Lonesome Bedroom Blues
Prison Bound
Black Gal
Grievin' Me
Rocky Mountains
Six White Horses
Sail On
My Old Lonesome Blues
Guitar Pete's Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-560-2.

PR 1069   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis And Shirley Scott With Al Smith - Blues Shout!

Eddie Davis, tenor sax; Shirley Scott, organ; Wendell Marshall, bass; Arthur Edgehill, drums; Al Smith, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1959

1853Night Time Is The Right Time
1854I'll Be Alright
1855I've Got The Right Kind Of Lovin'
1856Never Let Me Go
1857I've Got A Girl
1858Tears In My Eyes
1859Come On Pretty Baby
1860Pledging My Love

** reissue of Bluesville BVLP 1001 as "Al Smith - Hear My Blues: Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Showcases".

BVLP 1070   Lightnin' Hopkins - Smokes Like Lightning

Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, January, 1962

T Model Blues
Jackstropper Blues
You Cook All Right
Never Miss Your Water
Let's Do The Susie-Q
Smokes Like Lightning

"Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 17, 1962

My Black Name

same personnel.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 20, 1962

Prison Farm Blues
Ida Mae

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-551-2.

BVLP 1071   The Blues Of Pink Anderson - Ballad & Folksinger Vol. 3

Pink Anderson, vocals, guitar.

Spartanburg, SC, August 14, 1961

The Titanic
Boweevil
John Henry
Betty And Dupree
Sugar Babe
The Wreck Of The Old 97
I Will Fly Away
The Kaiser
In The Evening

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-577-2.

BVLP 1072   The Blues Of Baby Tate - See What You Done Done

Baby Tate, vocals, guitar.

Spartanburg, SC, August 14, 1961

See What You Done Done
Dupree Blues
What Have I Done To You
Baby, I'm Going
Hey Mama, Hey Pretty Girl
When Your Woman Don't Want You Around
My Baby Don't Treat Me Kind
Trucking Them Blues Away
Baby, You Just Don't Know
Lonesome Over There
Thousand Woman Blues
I Ain't Got No Loving Baby Now

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBCCD-567-2.

BVLP 1073   Lightnin' Hopkins - Goin' Away

Leonard Gaskin, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums; Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 4, 1963

Wake Up Old Lady
Don't Embarrass Me, Baby
Stranger Here
Little Sister's Boogie
Goin' Away
You Better Stop Her
Business You're Doin'
I'm Wit' It

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-522, OBCCD-522-2.

BVLP 1074   The Blues Of Brooks Berry And Scrapper Blackwell - My Heart Struck Sorrow

Scrapper Blackwell, guitar, piano; Brooks Berry, vocals, guitar.

Indianapolis, IN, 1962

My Man Is Studyin' Evil
Cold Blooded Murder
Blues And Trouble
Sweetest Apple On The Tree
Sun Burnt All My Cotton
'Bama Bound
Can't Sleep For Dreaming
Life Ain't Worth Living
Blues Is A Feelin'
I've Had My Fun
How Long

BVLP 1075   The Blues Of Memphis Slim - Steady Rolling Blues

Memphis Slim, vocals, piano, organ.

NYC, October 9, 1961

Mean Mistreatin' Mama
Soon One Morning
Steady Rolling Blues
Cella's Boogie
Big Legged Woman
Rock Me Baby
Goin' Down Slow
Sweet Root Man
Mr. Freddie Boogie
Three Women Blues

** also issued on Original Blues Classics OBC-523, OBCCD-523-2.

BVLP 1076   The Blues Of Alec Seward - Creepin' Blues

Larry Johnson, mouth harp; Alec Seward, vocals, guitar.

NYC, circa 1962?

Big Hip Mama
Evil Woman Blues
Goin' Down Slow
Sweet Woman
Some People Say
Creepin' Blues
I Made A Mistake In Love
Piney Woods
Late One Saturday Evening
Let A Good Thing Do

BVLP 1077   The Blues Of J.T. Adams And Shirley Griffith - Indiana Ave. Blues

J.T. Adams, Shirley Griffith, vocals, guitar.

Indianapolis, IN, 1961

Walkin' Blues
Match Box Blues
Indiana Avenue Blues
In The Evening
"A" Jump
O Mama How I Love You
Kansas City
Bright Street Jump
Done Changed The Lock On My Door
Blind Lemon's Blues
Naptown Boogie

PR 1078   Ravi Shankar And Ali Akbar-Kahn - The Master Musicians Of India

Ravi Shankar, sitar; Ali Akbar-Khan, sarod; Ashish Kumar, N.C. Mullick, tambura; Kanall Dutta, tabla.

released 1964

Raga Palas Kafi
Raga Bilashkani Todi

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7537.
** part of Fantasy F-24714 as "Ravi Shankar, Ali Akhbar Khan - Ragas". Fantasy FCD-24714-2 as "Ravi Shankar, Ali Akbar Khan - Ragas".

PR 1079   Ali Akbar-Kahn - The Classical Music Of India

Ali Akbar-Khan, sarod; accompanied by: unknown, tambura; unknown, tabla.

released 1964

Raga Lajwanti
Raga Todi

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7544.

BVLP 1080   not used

BVLP 1081   Lightnin' Hopkins - Got To Move Your Baby

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960

2623Rocky Mountain
2624Got To Move Your Baby
2625So Sorry To Leave You
2626Take A Trip With Me
2627Last Night Blues
2628Lightnin's Stroke
2629Hard To Love A Woman
2630Conversation Blues

** reissue of Bluesville BVLP 1029 as "Lightnin' Hopkins With Sonny Terry - Last Night Blues".

BVLP 1082   not used

BVLP 1083   Big Joe Williams - Studio Blues

Larry Johnson, mouth harp; Willie Dixon, bass; Big Joe Williams, vocals, 9, 6 & 12-string guitar.

NYC, October 7, 1961

Levee Camp Blues
Low Down Dirty Shame
Gambling Man
Ain't Gonna Rain No More
Feel So Good
Prowling Ground Hog
Back Home Again
Sugar Babe
Tell Me Mama
Studio Blues

** part of Fantasy F-24724, FCD-24724-2 as "Walking Blues".

BVLP 1084   Lightnin' Hopkins - His Greatest Hits

Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960

2624Got To Move Your Baby
2627Last Night Blues
2629Hard To Love A Woman

Leonard Gaskin, bass; Belton Evans, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960

2655The Walkin' Blues
2656Back To New Orleans

Billy Bizor, harmonica, vocals; "Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 17, 1962

Mojo Hand

"Buster" Pickens, piano; Donald Cooks, bass; "Spider" Kilpatrick, drums; Lightnin' Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

A.C.A. Studios, Houston, TX, February 20, 1962

Sinner's Prayer
Angel Child

Leonard Gaskin, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums; Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins, vocals, guitar.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 4, 1963

Wake Up Old Lady
Business You're Doin'

** also issued on Prestige PRST 7592 as "Lightnin' Hopkins' Greatest Hits!".

BVLP 1085   not used

PR 1086   Lightnin' Hopkins - Down Home Blues

Lightnin' Hopkins, guitar, vocals; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums.

NYC, May 4, 1964

Let's Go Sit On The Lawn
I Woke Up This Morning
I Got Tired
I Like To Boogie
I Asked The Bossman
I'm Taking A Devil Of A Chance
Just A Wristwatch On My Arm
I Was Standing On 75 Highway
Get It Straight

BVLP 1087   The Blues Of Shirley Griffith - Saturday Blues

Shirley Griffith, vocals, guitar.

Indianapolis, IN, 1961

Meet Me In The Bottom
River Line Blues
Shirley's Jump
Take Me Back To Mama
Saturday Blues
Left Alone Blues
Big Road Blues
Bye Bye Blues
Hard Pill To Swallow
Maggie Campbell Blues
My Baby's Gone

BVLP 1088   not used

PRLP 1089   Oudi Hrant - Turkish Delights

Udi Hrant Kenkulian as Oudi Hrant, oud; with ensemble Morty Lewis, tenor sax.

released 1962

Doktur
Hijazkar Longa
Hrant Toxim No. 1
Ankora Koshmasi
Rumeli Karshilama
Anatoliana
Anadolu Oyunu
Sultan Yegah
Hrant Toxim No. Two
Aman Avci
Cifte Telli

** reissue of Near East NELP 45005 as "The Genius Of Oudi Hrant - Eastern Standard Time".