Annotation

This box set contains 4 CD's in jewel cases. Each CD has a generic title of box set ("Jivin' With Jordan"), an individual title as a subtitle, a catalog number, and a barcode, its number in the box set (from 1 to 4) is not mentioned, so it can be solded separately.
The front covers, the individual titles, the catalog numbers and the barcodes of CD's:

Annotation last modified on 2012-03-22 18:12 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Five Guys Named Moe
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Honey in the Bee Ball
Louis Jordan's Elks Rendezvous Band 3:11
2 Keep A-Knockin' (But You Can't Come In)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:37
3 Sam Jones Done Snagged His Britches On
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:47
4 Doug the Jitterbug
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:35
5 At the Swing Cat's Ball
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:33
6 Honeysuckle Rose
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:10
7 But I'll Be Back
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:39
8 You're My Meat
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:02
9 June Tenth Jamboree
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:44
10 You Run Your Mouth and I'll Run My Business
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:38
11 Somebody Done Hoodooed the Hoodoo Man
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:41
12 Oh Boy, I'm in the Groove
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
13 Never Let Your Left Hand Know What Your Right Hand's Doin'
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:05
14 A Chicken Ain't Nothin' but a Bird
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:37
15 Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:57
16 Saint Vitus Dance
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
17 Saxa-Woogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:40
18 Boogie Woogie Came to Town
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:09
19 How 'Bout That?
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:55
20 Knock Me a Kiss
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
21 I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:53
22 What's the Use of Gettin' Sober
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
23 The Chicks I Pick Are Slender, Tender and Tall
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:29
24 I'm Gonna Leave You on the Outskirts of Town
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:06
25 That'll Just About Knock Me Out
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:10
26 Five Guys Named Moe
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:01
27 Ration Blues
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:09
CD 2: Let the Good Times Roll
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:46
2 Deacon Jones
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:58
3 I Like 'em Fat Like That
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:41
4 Mop-Mop
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:58
5 G.I. Jive
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:00
6 You Can't Get That No More
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:21
7 My Baby Said Yes (Yip, Yip de Hootie)
Bing Crosby & Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
8 Buzz Me
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
9 Caldonia Boogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:43
10 Somebody Done Changed the Lock on My Door
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:16
11 How Long Must I Wait for You
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:36
12 Salt Pork, West Virginia
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:54
13 Don't Worry 'Bout That Mule
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:31
14 Stone Cold Dead in the Market
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:43
15 Reconversion Blues
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:22
16 Beware
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:53
17 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:00
18 Choo Choo Ch'Boogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:45
19 Ain't That Just Like a Woman
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:53
20 That Chick's Too Young to Fry
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:25
21 No Sale
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
22 Ain't Nobody Here but Us Chickens
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:05
23 Let the Good Times Roll
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
24 All for the Love of Lil
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
25 Texas and Pacific
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:05
26 Jack, You're Dead
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:33
CD 3: Look Out!
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Reet, Petite, and Gone
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:45
2 Sure Had a Wonderful Time
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:00
3 I Know What You're Puttin' Down
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:07
4 Open the Door Richard
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:04
5 Boogie Woogie Blue Plate
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:47
6 Barnyard Boogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:48
7 Every Man to His Own Profession
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:19
8 Early in the Morning
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:23
9 Run Joe
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:22
10 Look Out
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:54
11 Have You Got the Gumption?
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:05
12 We Can't Agree
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:50
13 Chicky-Mo, Craney-Crow
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:30
14 Roamin' Blues
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:56
15 You're Much Too Fat (And That's That)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:43
16 Pettin' and Pokin'
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:34
17 You're on the Right Track, Baby
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:04
18 Don't Burn the Candle at Both Ends
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:45
19 Daddy-O
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:18
20 You Broke Your Promise
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:50
21 Cole Slaw
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:45
22 Beans and Cornbread
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:51
23 Onions
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:55
24 Baby's Gonna Go, Bye Bye
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
25 Psycho-Loco
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:02
CD 4: Saturday Night Fish Fry
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Baby, It's Cold Outside
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:45
2 School Days
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:36
3 Hungry Man
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:08
4 Saturday Night Fish Fry, Parts 1 & 2
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 5:25
5 I Want a Roof Over My Head
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:40
6 Show Me How (You Milk the Cow)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:52
7 Blue Light Boogie, Parts 1 & 2
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 5:12
8 Tamburitza Boogie
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:13
9 (You Dyed Your Hair) Chartreuse
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:36
10 Lemonade
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:17
11 It's a Great, Great Pleasure
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:09
12 Teardrops From My Eyes
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:02
13 Weak Minded Blues
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:31
14 Is My Pop in There?
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:30
15 I Can't Give You Anything but Love
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:31
16 If You're So Smart How Come You Ain't Rich?
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 2:59
17 Louisville Lodge Meeting
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 3:32
18 How Blue Can You Get
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 2:46
19 Please Don't Leave Me
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 3:16
20 Bone Dry
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 3:03
21 Three Handed Woman
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 2:47
22 Fat Sam From Birmingham
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 3:01
23 Cock-A-Doodle-Doo
Louis Jordan and His Orchestra 2:13
24 Lay Something on the Bar (Besides Your Elbow)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:40

Credits

CD 1: Five Guys Named Moe

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Kenneth Hollon (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Stafford Simon (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
trumpet:
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1941-01-24) (track 15)
Freddie Webster (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
Eddie Roane (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Eddie Roane (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Eddie Roane (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Eddie Roane (1943-10) (track 27)
drums:
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1941-01-24) (track 15)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Shadow Wilson (1943-10) (track 27)
bass:
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1941-01-24) (track 15)
Henry Turner (jazz double bass player) (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
Dallas Bartley (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Dallas Bartley (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Dallas Bartley (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1943-10) (track 27)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-10) (track 27)
alto saxophone, baritone saxophone and clarinet:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
alto saxophone, baritone saxophone, clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-01-24) (track 15)
piano:
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Arnold Thomas (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Arnold Thomas (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Arnold Thomas (1941-01-24) (track 15)
Arnold Thomas (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
Arnold Thomas (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Arnold Thomas (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Arnold Thomas (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Arnold Thomas (1943-10) (track 27)
tenor saxophone:
Lemuel Johnson (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Lemuel Johnson (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Stafford Simon (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Stafford Simon (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Kenneth Hollon (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Kenneth Hollon (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Kenneth Hollon (1941-01-24) (track 15)
spoken vocals:
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1938-12-20) (track 1)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-03-29) (tracks 2–5)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-11-14) (tracks 6–8)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-01-25) (tracks 9–10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-03-13) (track 11)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-04-29) (tracks 12–13)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1940-09-30) (track 14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-01-24) (track 15)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-04-02) (tracks 16–18)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-11-15) (tracks 19–20)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1941-11-22) (track 21)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1942-07-21) (tracks 22–26)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-10) (track 27)
writer:
Roy Jordan (track 24)
William Weldon (track 24)
Larry Wynn (track 26)
cover recording of:
I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town (1941-11-22) (track 24)
recording of:
Five Guys Named Moe (1942-07-21) (track 26)

CD 2: Let the Good Times Roll

trumpet:
Eddie Roane (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
Eddie Roane (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Eddie Roane (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Eddie Roane (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Idrees Sulieman (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Aaron Izenhall (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Aaron Izenhall (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Aaron Izenhall (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Aaron Izenhall (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Aaron Izenhall (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Aaron Izenhall (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Aaron Izenhall (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
drums:
Shadow Wilson (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
Shadow Wilson (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Wilmore Jones (jazz drummer) (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Wilmore Jones (jazz drummer) (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Alex 'Razz' Mitchell (1940s jazz drummer) (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Eddie Byrd (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Eddie Byrd (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Eddie Byrd (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Eddie Byrd (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Eddie Byrd (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Eddie Byrd (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
claves:
Vic Lourie (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Vic Lourie (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Vic Lourie (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Vic Lourie (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
bass:
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
Al Morgan (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Al Morgan (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Al Morgan (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Al Morgan (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
maracas:
Harry Dial (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Harry Dial (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Harry Dial (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Harry Dial (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
electric guitar:
Carl Hogan (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Carl Hogan (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Carl Hogan (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Carl Hogan (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Carl Hogan (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Carl Hogan (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Carl Hogan (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
piano:
Arnold Thomas (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
Arnold Thomas (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Arnold Thomas (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Arnold Thomas (1944-07-26) (track 7)
William Austin (1940s jazz pianist) (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Wild Bill Davis (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Wild Bill Davis (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Wild Bill Davis (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Wild Bill Davis (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Wild Bill Davis (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Wild Bill Davis (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Wild Bill Davis (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
tenor saxophone:
Freddie Simon (jazz sax) (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Josh Jackson (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Josh Jackson (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Josh Jackson (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Josh Jackson (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Josh Jackson (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Josh Jackson (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
James Wright (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-10-04) (tracks 1–2)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-01) (track 3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-15) (tracks 4–6)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Bing Crosby (1944-07-26) (track 7)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-01-19) (tracks 8–10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-16) (tracks 11–12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-18) (track 13)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Ella Fitzgerald (1945-10-08) (track 14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-10-15) (track 15)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-01-23) (tracks 16–20)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-06-26) (tracks 21–23)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-10-10) (tracks 24–26)
Ella Fitzgerald (1949-04-28) (track 14)
writer:
Dick Adams (track 16)
Denver Darling (track 18)
Milt Gabler (track 18)
Vaughn Horton (track 18)
Morry Lasco (track 16)
Fleecy Moore (tracks 12, 16)
Bill Austin (1944) (track 1)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944) (track 1)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
Bomull i øra (track 18)
later versions:
recording of:
Choo Choo Ch'Boogie (track 18)
Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby? (1943-10-04) (track 1)
Salt Pork, West Virginia (1945-07-16) (track 12)
Beware Brother Beware (1946-01-23) (track 16)

CD 3: Look Out!

trumpet:
Aaron Izenhall (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Aaron Izenhall (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Aaron Izenhall (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Aaron Izenhall (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Harold Mitchell (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Aaron Izenhall (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
Harold Mitchell (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
drums:
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
claves and maracas:
The Calypso Boys (1947-04-23) (tracks 8–9)
bass:
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Jesse 'Po' Simpkins (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Dallas Bartley (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Dallas Bartley (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Dallas Bartley (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Dallas Bartley (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Dallas Bartley (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Dallas Bartley (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Billy Hadnott (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Billy Hadnott (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
electric guitar:
Carl Hogan (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Carl Hogan (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Carl Hogan (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Carl Hogan (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Carl Hogan (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Carl Hogan (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Carl Hogan (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Carl Hogan (1949-02-07) (track 20)
James 'Ham' Jackson (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
James 'Ham' Jackson (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-02-07) (track 20)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
piano:
Wild Bill Davis (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Wild Bill Davis (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Wild Bill Davis (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Bill Doggett (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Bill Doggett (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Wild Bill Davis (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Wild Bill Davis (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Bill Doggett (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Bill Doggett (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
tenor saxophone:
James Wright (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
James Wright (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Eddie Johnson (1940s tenor saxophonist) (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Josh Jackson (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Josh Jackson (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
background vocals and choir vocals:
The Calypso Boys (1947-04-23) (track 9)
composer:
Walter Merrick (track 9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 9)
Joe Willoughby (track 9)
lyricist:
Walter Merrick (track 9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 9)
Joe Willoughby (track 9)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-10-10) (tracks 1–3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-01-23) (track 4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-04-23) (tracks 5–9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-06-04) (track 10)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-11-24) (tracks 11–14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-12-01) (tracks 15–16)
Martha Davis (40s R&B vocalist) (1947-12-18) (tracks 17, 19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1947-12-18) (tracks 17–19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-02-07) (track 20)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-12) (tracks 21–22)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-13) (tracks 23–25)
writer:
Dallas Bartley (track 8)
Leo Hickman (track 8)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 8)
recording of:
Early in the Morning (1947-04-23) (track 8)
Run Joe (1947-04-23) (track 9)

CD 4: Saturday Night Fish Fry

recorded in:
trumpet:
Aaron Izenhall (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Harold Mitchell (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Aaron Izenhall (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Harold Mitchell (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Aaron Izenhall (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Aaron Izenhall (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Aaron Izenhall (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Aaron Izenhall (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Aaron Izenhall (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Ermit Perry (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Aaron Izenhall (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Ermit Perry (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Aaron Izenhall (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Ermit Perry (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1951-11-28) (track 24)
drums:
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1951-11-28) (track 24)
organ:
Wild Bill Davis (1950-08-18) (tracks 8, 10–11)
Wild Bill Davis (1951-06-13) (track 19)
bass:
Billy Hadnott (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Billy Hadnott (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Bob Bushnell (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Bob Bushnell (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Bob Bushnell (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Bob Bushnell (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Bob Bushnell (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Bob Bushnell (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Bob Bushnell (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Bob Bushnell (1951-11-28) (track 24)
double bass:
Billy Hadnott (track 4)
electric guitar:
James Jackson (jazz/jump blues guitarist) (track 4)
James 'Ham' Jackson (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
James 'Ham' Jackson (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1951-11-28) (track 24)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-06-05) (tracks 13–18)
Oliver Nelson (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Oliver Nelson (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Oliver Nelson (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-11-28) (track 24)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
piano:
Bill Doggett (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Bill Doggett (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Bill Doggett (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Bill Doggett (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Bill Doggett (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Bill Doggett (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Jimmy Peterson (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Jimmy Peterson (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Jimmy Peterson (1951-07-30) (track 23)
John Malachi (1951-11-28) (track 24)
baritone saxophone:
Marty Flax (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Marty Flax (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Marty Flax (1951-07-30) (track 23)
tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 4)
Josh Jackson (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Josh Jackson (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Josh Jackson (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Josh Jackson (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Josh Jackson (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Josh Jackson (1951-03-01) (tracks 13–15)
Josh Jackson (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Reuben Phillips (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Josh Jackson (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Reuben Phillips (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Josh Jackson (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Reuben Phillips (1951-07-30) (track 23)
trombone:
Bob Burgess (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Leon Comegys (1951-06-05) (tracks 16–18)
Bob Burgess (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Leon Comegys (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Bob Burgess (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Leon Comegys (1951-07-30) (track 23)
composer:
Walter Bishop, Sr. (track 16)
Fred Norman (track 16)
Billy Friedman (track 16)
lyricist:
Walter Bishop, Sr. (track 16)
Fred Norman (track 16)
Billy Friedman (track 16)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-04-28) (tracks 1–2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1949-04-28) (track 1)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-08-09) (tracks 3–4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-06-26) (tracks 5–7)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-08-18) (tracks 8–11)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-12-21) (track 12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-06-05) (tracks 13–18)
Wild Bill Davis (1951-06-13) (track 19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-06-13) (tracks 19–22)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-07-30) (track 23)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1951-11-28) (track 24)
writer:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 4)
Ellis Walsh (track 4)
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Saturday Night Fish Fry (1949-08-09) (track 4)

Release

liner notes: Joop Visser (2002)
ASIN: UK: B000069DWY [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1380389 [info]