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St. Louis Jimmy : Goin' Down Slow

Released 14 Jun 1996 by Original Blues Classics

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James Oden (1903-1977) was born in Nashville and spent most of his prolific career in Chicago, but it was in St. Louis during the 1920s that he…

Shakey Jake : Good Times

Released 14 Nov 1994 by Original Blues Classics

Producer Esmond Edwards is to be commended for this unique 1960 session, the first of two for the Prestige/Bluesville label by Arkansas-born…

Baby Tate : See What You Done Done

Released 25 Apr 1994 by Original Blues Classics

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When producer Kenneth S. Goldstein recorded Charles Henry “Baby” Tate (1919-1972) in 1961 in the Georgia-born singer-guitarist’s…

Billy Boy Arnold : More Blues On The South Side

Released 26 Aug 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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Billy Boy Arnold's incisive harmonica sound first caught the national ear on a series of mid-Fifties hits by Bo Diddley. Arnold's own Vee-Jay…

Shakey Jake : Mouth Harp Blues

Released 26 Aug 1993 by Original Blues Classics

The late James Harris earned the moniker “Shakey Jake” due to his proficiency at dice, but he was equally adept at the blues game. The…

Mildred Anderson : Person To Person

Released 26 Aug 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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Mildred Anderson's husky contralto tones fit like hand in glove with the fat Hammond B-3 organ sound that was so fashionable at American inner-city…

Eddie "Blues Man" Kirkland : It's The Blues Man!

Released 07 Apr 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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For some reason, producers at Prestige were fond of backing rough-hewn, down-home blues stylists with more musically sophisticated New York studio…

King Curtis : Trouble In Mind

Released 07 Apr 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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with Al Casey, Mac Pierce, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Lewis, Belton Evans Recorded April 25, 1961.

King Curtis : Trouble In Mind

Released 07 Apr 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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with Al Casey, Mac Pierce, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Lewis, Belton Evans Recorded April 25, 1961.

Al Smith : Hear My Blues

Released 07 Apr 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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Although Al Smith was a gospel singer by trade, having toured with the Gospel Clefs, he dabbled in the blues. And while he had no intention of…

Tampa Red : Don't Tampa With The Blues

Released 07 Apr 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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Hudson Whittaker, better known as Tampa Red due to the place he was raised and the hue of his hair, was one of the most prolific and popular of blues…

John Lee Hooker : Burning Hell

Released 15 Jan 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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When Riverside Records recorded this John Lee Hooker session in 1959, producer Bill Grauer asked the Mississippi moaner to play acoustic guitar, much…

Little Brother Montgomery : Tasty Blues

Released 15 Jan 1993 by Original Blues Classics

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with Julian Euell, Lafayette Thomas Recorded July 1, 1960.

Tampa Red : Don't Jive Me

Released 14 Aug 1992 by Original Blues Classics

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Blues singer, guitarist, and kazoo blower Hudson Whittaker (1903-1981), known professionally as Tampa Red, made a long, profitable career out of…

Lonnie Johnson : Losing Game

Released 07 Oct 1991 by Original Blues Classics

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The father of urban blues, song crooner and guitar master Alonzo "Lonnie" Johnson had been cutting records 35 years when he made this solo…