Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Croquet Habits
Freeny’s Barn Dance Band 3:09
2 Mississippi Country Farm Blues
Son House 2:50
3 Up Jumped the Rabbit
Georgia Pot Lickers 2:40
4 I’m Going Back Home
Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe McCoy 2:50
5 Fightin’ in the War With Spain
Wilmer Watts & The Lonely Eagles 3:17
6 Old Timbrook Blues
John Byrd 3:26
7 A Little Talk With Jesus
Ernest Phipps & His Holiness Singers 2:50
8 Slidin’ Delta Blues
Tommy Johnson 3:12
9 Alabama Blues
The Three Stripped Gears 3:12
10 Rollin’ Dough Blues
Jack Gowdlock 2:56
11 Ginseng Blues
Kentucky Ramblers 2:52
12 Police and High Sheriff Come Ridin’ Down
Ollis Martin 3:06
13 John Hardy Blues
Roy Harvey & Jess Johnston & The West Virginia Ramblers 3:19
14 The Down Home Boys - Original Stack o’ Lee Blues
Long “Cleve” Reed & Little Harvey Hull 2:43
15 Two Step De La Prairie Soileau
Amédé Ardoin & Dennis McGee 2:56
16 Operator Blues
Andrew & Jim Baxter 3:28
17 The Grey Eagle
J.D. Harris 3:11
18 Jim Strainer Blues
Memphis Jug Band 3:24
19 Ain’t That Troule in Mind
Grayson County Railsplitters 3:01
20 Old Rub Alcohol Blues
Dock Boggs 3:08
21 Mistreatin’ Mama
Jaybird Coleman 3:08
22 It’s a Rough Road to Georgia
Henry Whitter 2:55
23 Live the Life
Rev. B.L. Wightman With Lottie Kimbrough & Congregation 2:57
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sweet Mama
Yank Rachell with Sleepy John Estes & Jab Jones 3:04
2 We All Love Mother
Crowder Brothers 2:35
3 Clarksdale Moan
Son House 2:59
4 Bull Dog Sal
Clarence Ashley & Gwen Foster 2:57
5 Down in Texas Blues
Jesse “Babyface” Thomas 3:13
6 Chicken Don’t Roost Too High
Georgia Pot Lickers 2:54
7 I’m Leavi’ Town (But I Sho’ Don’t Wanna Go)
William Harris 3:08
8 Wild Cat Rag
Asa Martin & Roy Hobbs 3:22
9 Whoopee Blues
King Solomon Hill 3:09
10 Davey Crockett
Chubby Parker 3:12
11 Skinny Leg Blues
Geeshie Wiley 3:15
12 I’m Goona Marry That Pretty Little Girl
Sweet Brothers 3:04
13 I Shall Not Be Moved
Blind Roosevelt Graves and Brother 3:07
14 Lonesome Road Blues
Smith & Irvine 3:16
15 If I Call You Mama
Luke Jordan 3:16
16 My Mind Is to Marry
Grayson & Whitter 3:09
17 Green River
Osey Helton 3:00
18 Don’t Speak to Me
Lottie Kimbrough 2:35
19 Married Man’s Blues
Wade Ward 2:45
20 Sweet Betsey From Pike
Ken Maynard 3:38
21 Boll Weevil [Jaybird Coleman]
Jaybird Coleman 3:04
22 Bound Steel Blues
Bill Shepherd With Hayes Shepherd & Ed Webb 3:07
23 Bells of Love
Middle Georgia Singing Convention No. 1 2:48

Credits

CD 1

banjo:
Dock Boggs (track 20)
vocals:
Dock Boggs (track 20)

CD 2

recorded in:
Richmond, Indiana, United States (1929-09-20) (track 13)
Grafton, Wisconsin, United States (1932-01) (track 9)
cornet:
Baby Jay (blues cornetist) (1929-09-20) (track 13)
tambourine:
Uaroy Graves (1929-09-20) (track 13)
guitar:
Blind Roosevelt Graves (1929-09-20) (track 13)
Geeshie Wiley (1930-03) (track 11)
piano:
Will Ezell (1929-09-20) (track 13)
composer:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 9)
lyricist:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 9)
vocals:
Blind Roosevelt Graves (1929-09-20) (track 13)
Uaroy Graves (1929-09-20) (track 13)
Geeshie Wiley (1930-03) (track 11)
publisher:
recording of:
Whoopee Blues (track 9)