Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rough Alley Blues
Ruth Mary Willis & Blind Willie McTell 3:17
2 Experience Blues
Ruth Day & Blind Willie McTell 3:12
3 Painful Blues
Ruth Day & Blind Willie McTell 2:55
4 Low Rider's Blues
Georgia Bill 3:19
5 Georgia Rag
Georgia Bill 3:05
6 Low Down Blues
Ruth Willis 3:13
7 Rollin' Mama Blues
Ruby Glaze & Hot Shot Willie 3:05
8 Lonesome Day Blues
Ruby Glaze & Hot Shot Willie 3:17
9 Mama, Let Me Scoop You Up
Ruby Glaze & Hot Shot Willie 3:09
10 Searching the Desert for the Blues
Ruby Glaze & Hot Shot Willie 3:09
11 Warm It Up to Me
Blind Willie McTell & Curley Weaver 2:57
12 It's Your Time to Worry
Blind Willie McTell 3:04
13 It's a Good Little Thing
Blind Willie McTell & Curley Weaver 2:52
14 You Was Born to Die
Blind Willie McTell & Curley Weaver 2:50
15 Lord Have Mercy If You Please
Blind Willie McTell 2:58
16 Don't You See How This World Made a Change
Blind Willie McTell & Curley Weaver 2:56
17 Savannah Mama
Blind Willie McTell 3:18
18 Broke Down Engine
Blind Willie McTell 3:14
19 Broke Down Engine No. 2
Blind Willie McTell 2:54
20 My Baby's Gone
Blind Willie McTell 2:59
21 Love-Makin' Mama
Blind Willie McTell 2:55
22 Death Room Blues
Blind Willie McTell 2:58
23 Death Cell Blues
Blind Willie McTell 3:10
24 Lord, Send Me an Angel
Blind Willie McTell 2:51

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Blind Willie McTell (1931-10-23) (tracks 1–3)
Blind Willie McTell (1931-10-31) (tracks 4–6)
Curley Weaver (1931-10-31) (tracks 4–5)
Blind Willie McTell (1932-02-22) (tracks 7–10)
Ruby Glaze (1932-02-22) (tracks 7–8)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-14) (tracks 11–13)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-14) (tracks 11–13)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-18) (tracks 14–20)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-18) (tracks 14–16)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-19) (tracks 21–23)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-19) (tracks 21–24)
additional guitar:
Curley Weaver (1931-10-31) (track 6)
other vocals:
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-18) (track 19)
spoken vocals:
Blind Willie McTell (1931-10-23) (tracks 2–3)
Curley Weaver (1931-10-31) (track 4)
Blind Willie McTell (1932-02-22) (tracks 7–10)
vocals:
Blind Willie McTell (1931-10-23) (track 1)
Ruth Willis (1931-10-23) (tracks 1–3)
Blind Willie McTell (1931-10-31) (tracks 4–5)
Ruth Willis (1931-10-31) (track 6)
Blind Willie McTell (1932-02-22) (tracks 7–10)
Ruby Glaze (1932-02-22) (tracks 7–10)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-14) (tracks 11–13)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-14) (tracks 11, 13)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-18) (tracks 14–20)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-18) (tracks 14, 16)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-19) (tracks 21–24)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1991) (tracks 5, 11)
recording of:

Release

compiler: Johnny Parth (1990)
liner notes: Alan Balfour (1990)
producer: Johnny Parth (1990)