Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 B and O Blues No.2 (take 1)
Blind Willie McTell 3:02
2 B and O Blues No.2 (take 2)
Blind Willie McTell 2:50
3 Weary Hearted Blues
Blind Willie McTell 3:03
4 Bell Street Lightnin'
Blind Willie McTell 2:55
5 Southern Can Mama
Blind Willie McTell 2:55
6 Runnin' Me Crazy
Blind Willie McTell 3:07
7 East St. Louis Blues (Fare You Well)
Blind Willie McTell 2:55
8 Ain't It Grand to Be a Christian
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 3:11
9 We Got to Meet Death One Day (take A)
Blind Willie McTell 3:00
10 We Got to Meet Death One Day (take B)
Blind Willie McTell 2:54
11 Don't Let Nobody Turn You Around
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 2:47
12 I Got Religion, I'm So Glad
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 3:13
13 Dying Gambler
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 3:01
14 God Don't Like It
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 2:47
15 Bell Street Blues
Blind Willie McTell 2:51
16 Let Me Play With Yo' Yo-Yo
Blind Willie McTell 3:08
17 Lay Some Flowers on My Grave
Blind Willie McTell 3:26
18 Ticket Agent Blues
Blind Willie McTell & Kate McTell 3:21
19 Cold Winter Day
Blind Willie McTell 3:10
20 Your Time to Worry
Blind Willie McTell 2:43
21 Cooling Board Blues
Blind Willie McTell 3:20
22 Hillbilly Willie's Blues
Blind Willie McTell 2:43

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Curley Weaver (tracks 15, 19, 21)
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-21) (tracks 1–7)
Curley Weaver (1933-09-21) (tracks 1–7)
Blind Willie McTell (1935-04-23) (tracks 8–16)
Blind Willie McTell (1935-04-25) (tracks 17–22)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 7, 9–10)
Gary Atkinson (track 12)
Blind Willie McTell (tracks 3, 17, 19, 21)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 7, 9–10)
Gary Atkinson (track 12)
Blind Willie McTell (tracks 3, 17, 19, 21)
spoken vocals:
Blind Willie McTell (1935-04-23) (track 11)
vocals:
Blind Willie McTell (1933-09-21) (tracks 1–7)
Blind Willie McTell (1935-04-23) (tracks 8–16)
Kate McTell (1935-04-23) (tracks 8, 11–14)
Blind Willie McTell (1935-04-25) (tracks 17–22)
Kate McTell (1935-04-25) (track 18)
writer:
Blind Willie McTell (track 11)
recording of:
B and O Blues No.2 (tracks 1–2)
Bell Street Blues (track 15)
Cold Winter Day (track 19)
Cooling Board Blues (track 21)
Southern Can Mama (track 5)

Release

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