Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Dimples
2:13
2 Whiskey and Wimmen
2:43
3 I'm So Excited
2:53
4 Onions
2:09
5 No Shoes
2:28
6 Drug Store Woman
2:46
7 Boom Boom
2:32
8 Hobo Blues
2:48
9 Little Wheel
2:35
10 Dusty Road
2:13
11 Baby Lee
2:49
12 Want-Ad Blues
2:15
13 Boogie Chillun
2:35
14 Crawlin' King Snake
2:43
15 Tupelo
3:23
16 Trouble Blues
2:59
17 Maudie
2:18
18 Time Is Marching
3:02
19 I'm in the Mood
2:42
20 Blues Before Sunrise
3:49

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1959-01-22) (track 14)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (track 7)
guitar:
Eddie Burns (track 19)
John Lee Hooker (tracks 7, 19)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
Eddie Taylor (Electric blues guitarist & singer) (1956) (track 1)
bass:
James Jamerson (track 7)
George Washington (1950s bassist) (1956) (track 1)
piano:
Joe Hunter (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Crosby (track 7)
composer:
Leroy Carr (track 20)
John Lee Hooker (tracks 6–7, 12, 14–15, 18)
editor:
Ron Malo (track 19)
lyricist:
Leroy Carr (track 20)
John Lee Hooker (tracks 6–7, 12, 14–15, 18)
producer:
Ralph Bass (track 19)
vocals:
John Lee Hooker (track 7)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
writer:
Bernard Besman (tracks 8, 13, 19)
James Bracken (tracks 1, 3, 11)
John Lee Hooker (tracks 3, 8, 11, 19)
John Lee Hooker (1948) (track 13)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
recorded at:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
La Grange (track 13)
later translated versions:
Bom Bom Bom (track 7)
Tee mit Rum (track 7)
live recording of:
Tupelo (1960) (track 15)
recording of:
Baby Lee (track 11)
Boogie Chillen’ (track 13)
Drug Store Woman (track 6)
Hobo Blues (track 8)
I’m So Excited (track 3)
I’m in the Mood (track 19)
Time Is Marching (track 18)
Want Ad Blues (track 12)
Dimples (1956) (track 1)
Crawling King Snake (1959-01-22) (track 14)
Boom Boom (1961) (track 7)