VA – The Rough Guide To Country Blues (Reborn and Remastered) (2019)

Posted by Green on November 16, 2019as

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From sublime bottleneck guitar and upbeat rags to classic songster tunes and hokum, this Rough Guide highlights the many different facets of country blues, with tracks by blues legends including Blind Lemon Jefferson, Charley Patton, Skip James and many, many more.

Featuring the greatest names in country blues including Blind Lemon Jefferson, Leadbelly, Blind Willie McTell and Mississippi John Hurt, this album is an incredibly diverse selection of tracks including bottleneck guitar playing, upbeat rags, classic songster tunes and holy blues. It’s an album which traces the development of country blues during its 1920s/1930s heyday.


01. Skip James – Hard Time Killin’ Floor Blues
02. Blind Willie McTell – Georgia Rag
03. Blind Willie Johnson – God Moves On The Water
04. Tommy Johnson – Cool Drink Of Water Blues
05. Big Bill Boonzy – How You Want It Done?
06. Robert Wilkins – That’s No Way To Get Along
07. Frank Stokes – I Got Mine
08. Barbecue Bob – Honey You Don’t Know My Mind
09. Bukka White – Sic ‘Em Dogs On
10. Geeshie Wiley – Last Kind Words Blues
11. Blind Blake – Come On Boys Let’s Do That Messin’ Around
12. Charley Patton – A Spoonful Blues
13. Mississippi Sheiks – Sitting On Top Of The World
14. Mississippi John Hurt – Ain’t No Tellin’
15. Blind Lemon Jefferson – Jack O’Diamonds (Take 2)
16. Blind Boy Fuller – Mama Let Me Lay It On You
17. Willie Brown – Future Blues
18. Clarence Greene – Johnson City Blues
19. Reverend Gary Davis – The Great Change In Me
20. Son House – My Black Mama – Part 1
21. Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe – New Dirty Dozen
22. Furry Lewis – Billy Lyons And Stack O’Lee
23. Cannon’s Jug Stompers – Walk Right In
24. Dick Justice – Cocaine
25. Leadbelly – Packin’ Trunk Blues

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