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Really The Blues?: A Blues History (1893-1959), Vol. 1 (1893-1929)

Year

2012

Language

ENGLISH

Duration

11h 41m 28s

Performers

Unique Quartet Fall, Standard Quartette, Cousins and Demoss, Studio Ensemble, Len Spencer, Studio pianist, Dinwiddie Colored Quartet, Bert Williams, Polk Miller Old South Quartette, Male quartet, Fisk University Jubilee Quartet, Europe Society Orchestra, James Reese Europe, Afro American Folk Song Singers, Victor Military Band, Morton Harvey, Prince's Orchestra, George O'Connor, W.C. Handy Memphis Blues Band, Original Dixieland Jazz Band, William Christopher Handy, Arthur Collins, Al Bernard, Wilbur Sweatman, Wilbur Sweatman Jazz Band, J. Milton Decamp, Mamie Smith, Mamie Smith's Jazz Hounds, Sam Moore, Horace Davis, Florida Normal Industrial Institute Quartet, Edward Kid Ory, Kid Ory Sunshine Orchestra, Nick Lucas, Marion Harris, Ethel Waters, Sophie Tucker, Jelly Roll Morton, Sylvester Weaver, Jelly Roll Morton Orchestra, Noble Sissle, Eubie Blake, James Price Johnson, Jimmie Noone, Joe King Oliver, Baby Dodds, Homer Rodheaver and the Wiseman Quartet, Bessie Smith, Fletcher Henderson, Kentucky Trio, Eddie Cantor, The Georgians, Old Southern Jug Band, Ed Andrews, Johnny Bayersdorfer, Johnny Bayersdorffer Jazzola Novelty Orchestra, Paul Whiteman Dance Band, Paul Whiteman, Levitsch Tanzorchester, Rosa Henderson, Zez Confrey Orchestra, Butterbeans and Susie, Don Murray, Tommy Dorsey, Bix Beiderbecke, Bix Beiderbecke Rhythm Jugglers, Alberta Hunter, Jimmy O'Bryant, Tommy Ladnier, Lovie Austin, Roba Stanley, Bob Stanley, Two of Spades, Andrew Jenkins, Studio guitarist, Hersal Thomas, Edna Thomas, Ben Harney, Wade Ward, New Orleans Rhythm Kings, Albert Nicholas, Johnny St. Cyr, Richard M. Jones, Papa Charlie Jackson, Armand Piron's New Orleans Orchestra, Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra, Louise Ross, Anonymous, Lee Morse, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Green, Ma Rainey, Jimmy Blythe, Roosevelt Graves And His Brother, Hendersonville Double Quartet, The Pebbles, Kansas City Blues Strummers, Old Pal Smoke Shop Four, Johnny (Guitar) Watson, Sippie Wallace, Dixieland Jug Blowers, Arizona Dranes, Robert Cooksey, Bobbie Leecan, Jubilee Singers, Studio vocal ensemble, Freddie Keppard, Cookie's Gingersnaps, Homer Quincy Smith, Studio organist, Hazel Meyers, Nolan Welsh, Bo Weavil Jackson, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Charles Gaylord, Austin Young, Jack Fulton, Willie Hall, Ferde Grofé, Harry Perella, Uncle Dave Macon, Sam McGee, Jelly-Roll Morton Red Hot Peppers, The Red Heads, Blind Willie Johnson, Jeanette James Synco Jazzers, Sol Hoopii's Novelty Trio, Andrew Baxter, Jim Baxter, Kirk McGee, Henry Thomas, Richard Brown, Louis Dumaine's Jazzola Eight, Reb Spikes, Johnny Dodds, Bud Scott, Lillian Hardin Armstrong, South Georgia Highballers, Thomas Morris, Blind Mamie Forehand, A. C. Forehand, Henry Rubberlegs Williams, Eddie Anthony, Luther Magby, Washington Phillips, Bill Rank, Frankie Trumbauer, Pee Wee Russell, Adrian Rollini, Ernest V. Stoneman, Kahle Brewer, Stoneman's Dixie Mountaineers, Burnett and Rutherford, Dock Boggs, King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators, Jimmy Blythe's Owls, Meade (Lux) Lewis, Blind Connie Rosemond, Joe Venuti, Eddie Lang, Frank Signorelli, Sara Martin, B. F. Shelton, Ruth Etting, Rube Bloom, Walter Rhodes, Duke Ellington, Adelaide Hall, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Blind Joe Taggart, Bix Beiderbecke Gang, Allen Brothers, Bubber Miley, Duke Ellington Kentucky Club Orchestra, Will Ezell, Edward Clayborn, Henry Johnson Boys, Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band, Sam Collins, Ed Bell, Jesse Stone's Blue Serenaders, Louis Armstrong Hot Seven, Gus Cannon, Blind Blake, Down Home Boys, David Crockett, Sam Jones, Stovepipe No. 1, Margaret Johnson, Buddy Boy Hawkins, Gilliam Banmon Grayson, Henry Whitter, Chelsea Quealey, Bobby Davis, Al Duffy, Alger "Texas" Alexander, Lonnie Johnson, Violet Harmony Singers, Paul Robeson, Barbour's Plantation Singers, Mae Frierson Moore, The Four Aces, Jaybird Coleman, Tommy Johnson, Forbes Randolph's Kentucky Jubilee Choir, Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers, Memphis Jug Band, Jim Jackson, Cannon's Jug Stompers, Frank Stokes, George Gershwin, Biddleville Quintet, Henry L. Bandy, Robert Hicks, Pinetop Smith, Julius Daniels, George Williams, Rube Lacey, Rambling Thomas, Clarence Green, Lottie Kimbrough, Milas Pruitt, Annette Hanshaw, Moses Mason, Ernest Phipps Holiness Singers, Ernest Phipps, Roland Johnson, Ethel Baker, Ancil McVay, Eula Johnson, Dennis McGee, Mississippi John Hurt, Emmett Miller, Georgia Crackers, Tom Nelson, T. C. Johnson, Helen Morgan, Paul Whiteman Orchestra, The Johnson Boys, Bo Chatman, Walter Vinson, Charlie McCoy, Pink Anderson, Blind Simmie Dooley, Denson Quartet, William Moore, Cliff Edwards, Gladys Bentley, Benny Goodman's Boys, Bing Crosby, R. M. Massey, Johnny Dodds Trio, Frenchy's String Band, Frances Hereford, Jelly Roll Mortons Levee Serenaders, Richard Bryant, Elder Richard Bryant Sanctified Singers, Sam Ku West Harmony Boys, Frankie "Hal Pint" Jaxon, Tampa Red Hokum Jug Band, Original Memphis Five, Shortbuckle Roarke Family, Chicago Rhythm Kings, Bernice Edwards, Charlie Johnson Paradise Ten, Rosie Mae Moore, Boyd Senter Sentipedes, Dr. Humphrey Bate Possum Hunters, Johnson-Nelson-Porkchop, Tennessee Ramblers, Roane County Ramblers, Furry Lewis, Earl Hines, Clifford Hayes' Louisville Stompers, Frank Hutchison, Dick Justice, Leake County Revelers, Dock Walsh, Leo Soileau, Thomas A. Dorsey, Natty Dominique, Bill Johnson, Robert Wilkins, Raymond Barrow, Bubbling Over Five, Roy Evans, Johnnie Crockett, Albert Crockett, James Simons, Luke Jordan, Andy Sannella, Memphis Jazzers, Blind Teddy Darby, Roosevelt Sykes, Roosevelt Graves, Herve Duerson, Cow Cow Davenport

Publication Information

West Hill Radio Archives

Songs

1 Mama's Black Baby Boy 00:02:27
2 Keep Movin' 00:02:46
3 Poor Mourner 00:01:56
4 You've Been a Good Old Wagon, but You've Done Broke Down 00:02:13
5 Poor Mourner 00:02:54
6 Nobody 00:02:53
7 What a Time 00:03:43
8 Camp Meeting Jubilee 00:01:41
9 Poor Mourner 00:03:09
10 Down Home Rag 00:03:22
11 The Rain Song 00:03:07
12 Memphis Blues 00:03:02
13 Memphis Blues 00:02:40
14 Blame It on the Blues 00:03:09
15 St. Louis Blues 00:04:06
16 Nigger Blues, "N Blues" 00:02:58
17 Livery Stable Blues 00:03:08
18 Moonlight Blues 00:03:16
19 O Death Where Is Thy Sting 00:03:12
20 Beale Street Blues 00:03:05
21 Memphis Blues 00:02:37
22 Kansas City Blues 00:03:08
23 Swanee Blues 00:02:28
24 Lovin' Sam from Alabam 00:02:49
25 Frankie Blues 00:03:05
26 Chain Gang Blues 00:02:49
27 My Soul Is a Witness 00:02:31
28 Society Blues 00:03:12
29 Teasin' the Frets 00:02:54
30 I Ain't Got Nobody 00:03:05
31 Midnight Blues 00:03:03
32 Aggravatin' Papa 00:03:03
33 New Orleans Joys 00:02:45
34 Guitar Blues 00:02:40
35 London Blues 00:03:14
36 Waitin' for the Evening Mail 00:02:54
37 Bleeding Hearted Blues 00:03:01
38 London Cafe Blues 00:02:45
39 The Gospel Train Am Comin' 00:02:56
40 Any Woman's Blues 00:03:17
41 God's Gonna Set This World on Fire 00:03:02
42 If You Do What You Do 00:03:04
43 Hatchet Head Blues 00:02:44
44 Time Ain't Gonna Make Me Stay 00:02:45
45 Waffle Man's Call 00:03:01
46 Rhapsody in Blue 00:03:52
47 I've Got a Cross-Eyed Papa 00:03:28
48 Barrel House Blues 00:03:17
49 Mississippi Shivers 00:03:24
50 Kiss Me Sweet 00:03:08
51 Toddlin' Blues 00:02:42
52 Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning 00:02:47
53 Steppin' on the Blues 00:02:30
54 All Night Long Blues 00:03:14
55 Meddlin' with the Blues 00:03:09
56 Frank Du Pree 00:02:56
57 Steel String Blues 00:03:12
58 Hersal Blues 00:02:58
59 Street Cries of New Orleans 00:02:59
60 The Wagon 00:01:45
61 A Married Man's Blues 00:02:38
62 She's Cryin' for Me 00:02:44
63 Put Me in the Alley Blues 00:02:51
64 All I Want Is a Little Spoonful 00:02:39
65 Red Man Blues 00:02:58
66 South Street Blues 00:02:34
67 No Home Blues 00:02:44
68 Sugar Babe 00:02:38
69 Careless Love 00:03:26
70 Don't Fish in My Sea 00:02:52
71 I'll Be Rested (When the Roll Is Called) 00:02:29
72 I Want My Life to Testify 00:02:52
73 Can't Sleep Blues 00:02:28
74 String Band Blues 00:02:31
75 Black Cat Blues 00:03:05
76 Mama's Angel Child 00:02:57
77 Jack O'Diamond Blues 00:03:04
78 Memphis Shake 00:03:16
79 Crucifixion 00:03:29
80 Royal Palm Special 00:03:02
81 Lamb's Blood Has Washed Me Clean 00:03:15
82 I Shall Wear a Crown 00:03:10
83 High Fever 00:03:19
84 I Want Jesus to Walk with Me 00:02:49
85 Blackville 00:03:09
86 Bridwell Blues 00:03:27
87 Fat Meat and Greens 00:02:56
88 Christians Fight on Your Time Ain't Long 00:02:43
89 Got the Blues 00:02:57
90 Chock House Blues 00:02:40
91 Birth of the Blues 00:03:05
92 Knoxville Blues 00:03:01
93 My Soul Is a Witness 00:02:25
94 Smoke House Blues 00:03:25
95 Boneyard Shuffle 00:02:52
96 Motherless Child 00:03:20
97 The Bumps 00:02:22
98 Tin Roof Blues 00:03:16
99 Bamalong Blues 00:03:08
100 Hana Won't You Open the Door 00:02:51
101 Honey Just Allow Me One More Chance 00:02:50
102 James Alley Blues 00:03:09
103 Franklin Street Blues 00:03:21
104 Fight That Thing 00:02:33
105 Clarinet Wobble 00:02:35
106 Mr. Johnson Turn Me Loose 00:02:58
107 My Old Daddy's Got a Brand New Way to Love 00:03:28
108 Honey in the Rock 00:02:42
109 Georgia Crawl 00:03:20
110 Blessed Are the Poor 00:03:07
111 A Good Man Is Hard to Find 00:03:02
112 I Am Resolved 00:02:58
113 Curley Headed Woman 00:03:06
114 Down South Blues 00:03:06
115 Black Snake Blues 00:02:59
116 Weary Way Blues 00:03:06
117 Honky Tonk Train Blues 00:03:12
118 The Lord Is my Shepherd 00:03:28
119 Penn Beach Blues 00:02:50
120 Black Hearse Blues 00:03:12
121 Cold Penitentiary Blues 00:03:25
122 Ziegfeld Follies of 1927: Shaking the Blues Away 00:03:12
123 The Crowing Rooster 00:03:23
124 Creole Love Call 00:03:02
125 God's Gonna Separate the Wheat from the Tares 00:02:46
126 Jazz Me Blues 00:02:53
127 Royal Garden Blues 00:02:53
128 Chattanooga Blues 00:03:07
129 New Orleans Lowdown 00:03:02
130 Barrelhouse Man 00:03:12
131 I Am Born to Preach the Gospel 00:03:02
132 Death Is Only a Dream 00:02:55
133 Neckbones and Beans 00:02:45
134 She's in the Graveyard Now 00:02:44
135 Yellow Dog Blues 00:02:31
136 Mamlish Blues 00:02:35
137 Starvation Blues 00:03:14
138 Wild Man Blues 00:03:10
139 Can You Blame the Colored Man? 00:02:43
140 Mama You Don't Know How Long 00:02:55
141 A Woman Gets Tired of the Same Man All the Time 00:03:13
142 Second-Handed Blues 00:03:19
143 Awful Fix 00:02:27
144 Train 45 00:03:05
145 Hesitation Blues 00:03:07
146 Section Gang Blues 00:02:59
147 Lonesome Ghost Blues 00:03:09
148 Lord I Can't Stay Away 00:03:22
149 Deep River 00:02:19
150 Doan Let Satan Git You 00:02:44
151 Everytime I Feel the Spirit 00:02:58
152 Man Trouble 00:03:03
153 Big Road Blues 00:03:19
154 Deep River 00:02:52
155 Blues in the Bottle 00:03:23
156 Stealin' 00:03:08
157 I'm Wild About My Lovin' 00:03:13
158 Viola Lee Blues 00:03:09
159 Take Me Back 00:03:10
160 3 Preludes: No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor: Andante con moto e poco rubato 00:02:34
161 I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say 00:03:15
162 Away Down in the Alley Blues 00:02:55
163 Going Across the Sea 00:02:58
164 Chocolate to the Bone 00:02:54
165 Pinetop's Blues 00:02:46
166 99 Year Blues 00:03:03
167 Touch Me Light Mama 00:02:46
168 Mississippi Jail House Groan 00:03:22
169 Sawmill Moan 00:02:56
170 Johnson City Blues 00:02:57
171 Wayward Girl Blues 00:02:52
172 I Must Have That Man 00:02:58
173 Slow Motion 00:02:41
174 Molly Man 00:03:07
175 If the Light Has Gone Out in Your Soul 00:03:04
176 Mon chere bebe creole 00:02:45
177 Four or Five Times 00:03:10
178 Avalon Blues 00:03:03
179 I Ain't Got Nobody 00:03:06
180 G. Burns Is Gonna Rise Again 00:03:01
181 Show Boat: Can't help lovin' dat man 00:02:56
182 Violin Blues 00:03:20
183 Good Old Turnip Greens 00:03:07
184 Every Day in the Week Blues 00:02:52
185 Alley Rat 00:02:59
186 I'm On My Journey Home 00:03:19
187 One Way Gal 00:03:15
188 Stack O'Lee, Pt. 2 00:02:32
189 Worried Blues 00:02:46
190 Show Boat: Can't help lovin' dat man 00:03:02
191 Jungle Blues 00:03:17
192 Show Boat: Ol' Man River 00:03:13
193 Old Time Baptism, Pt. 2 00:03:29
194 Blue Piano Stomp 00:03:08
195 Sunshine Special 00:03:12
196 Midnight Mama 00:02:46
197 Lord, Lord, He Sure Is Good 00:03:04
198 Wang Wang Blues 00:03:07
199 It's Tight Like That 00:02:43
200 A Blues Serenade 00:02:34
201 I Truly Understand You Love Another Man 00:02:35
202 I Found a New Baby 00:03:09
203 Hard Hustlin' Blues 00:03:10
204 The Boy in the Boat 00:03:33
205 School Girl Blues 00:03:28
206 I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate 00:03:05
207 Ham Beats All Meat 00:02:37
208 In the Mornin' 00:02:56
209 The Preacher Got Drunk and Laid His Bible Down 00:02:46
210 Home Town Blues 00:03:08
211 Judge Harsh Blues 00:03:04
212 Caution Blues 00:03:00
213 Blue Harmony 00:03:31
214 Cannon Ball Blues 00:03:20
215 Brown Skin Blues 00:03:11
216 Leake County Blues 00:03:05
217 Bathe in That Beautiful Pool 00:02:56
218 Easy Rider Blues 00:02:55
219 Operation Blues 00:03:11
220 I'm a Mighty Tight Woman 00:02:51
221 That's No Way to Get Along 00:02:53
222 Walking Blues 00:03:05
223 Don't Mistreat Your Good Boyfriend 00:03:15
224 St. Louis Blues - Weary Yodelin' Blues 00:03:56
225 Fresno Blues 00:02:55
226 Mean Low Blues 00:03:15
227 Georgia Bound 00:03:22
228 If I Call You Mama 00:03:11
229 Just Blues 00:02:53
230 Lawdy Lawdy Worried Blues 00:03:06
231 New York Blues 00:03:11
232 Guitar Blues 00:03:17
233 Avenue Strut 00:02:48
234 Slum Gullion Stomp 00:02:59

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