Annotation

The 2000s UK repressing without date.

Annotation last modified on 2012-06-02 11:29 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rockin' Chair Blues
Big Bill Broonzy 2:50
2 Shine on, Shine On
Big Bill Broonzy 3:00
3 Green Grass Blues
Big Bill Broonzy 3:02
4 My Little Flower
Big Bill Broonzy 2:50
5 Sweet Honey Bee
Big Bill Broonzy 3:01
6 When I Been Drinking
Big Bill Broonzy 2:54
7 Key to the Highway
Big Bill Broonzy 3:04
8 Double Trouble
Big Bill Broonzy 2:48
9 Going Back to My Plow
Big Bill Broonzy 2:59
10 I'm Having So Much Trouble
Big Bill Broonzy 2:50
11 Wee Wee Hours
Big Bill Broonzy 3:00
12 Conversation With the Blues
Big Bill Broonzy 2:37
13 All by Myself
Big Bill Broonzy 2:29
14 Keep Your Hand on Your Heart
Big Bill Broonzy 2:56
15 Why Should I Spend My Money
Big Bill Broonzy 2:52
16 What's Wrong With Me
Big Bill Broonzy 2:37
17 I Feel So Good
Big Bill Broonzy 2:47
18 In the Army Now
Big Bill Broonzy 2:45
19 Bad Acting Woman
Big Bill Broonzy 2:48
20 Night Watchman Blues
Big Bill Broonzy 2:52
21 She's Gone With the Wind
Big Bill Broonzy 2:43
22 I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
Big Bill Broonzy & His Chicago Five 2:55
23 Tell Me Baby
Big Bill Broonzy & His Chicago Five 3:00
24 Hard Hearted Woman
Big Bill Broonzy & His Chicago Five 3:05
25 I'm Woke Up Now
Big Bill Broonzy & His Chicago Five 3:00

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1941-07-17) (track 13)
trumpet:
Punch Miller (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
washboard:
Washboard Sam (1941-05-02) (tracks 2–7)
Washboard Sam (1941-07-17) (tracks 8–13)
Washboard Sam (1941-12-02) (tracks 14–21)
membranophone:
Lawrence "Judge" Riley (early blues drummer) (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
guitar:
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1940-12-17) (track 1)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-05-02) (tracks 2–7)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-07-17) (tracks 8–13)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-12-02) (tracks 14–21)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
harmonica:
Jazz Gillum (track 7)
bass:
Ransom Knowling (1940-12-17) (track 1)
double bass:
Ransom Knowling (1941-07-17) (track 13)
alto saxophone:
Buster Bennett (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
piano:
Memphis Slim (1940-12-17) (track 1)
Horace Malcolm (1941-05-02) (tracks 2–6)
Memphis Slim (1941-07-17) (tracks 8–13)
Memphis Slim (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
spoken vocals:
Memphis Slim (1941-07-17) (track 11)
Washboard Sam (1941-12-02) (track 17)
vocals:
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1940-12-17) (track 1)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-05-02) (tracks 2–7)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-07-17) (tracks 8–13)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1941-12-02) (tracks 14–21)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (1942-03-06) (tracks 22–25)
writer:
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (track 7)
Charles Segar (track 7)
recording of:
Key to the Highway (track 7)

Release

compiler: Johnny Parth (– 1993)
executive producer: Gary Atkinson
liner notes: Keith Briggs (– 1993)
mastering: Studio Klement (Sound mastering group) (– 1993)
producer: Johnny Parth (– 1993)
ASIN: UK: B000000J5T [info]