Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 John Henry
Henry Thomas 2:47
2 Cottonfield Blues
Henry Thomas 2:49
3 Arkansas
Henry Thomas 2:48
4 The Fox and the Hounds
Henry Thomas 2:38
5 The Little Red Cabosse
Henry Thomas 2:49
6 Bob McKinney
Henry Thomas 2:56
7 Red River Blues
Henry Thomas 3:07
8 Honey, Won’t You Allow Me One More Chance
Henry Thomas 2:52
9 Run, Mollie, Run
Henry Thomas 2:53
10 Shanty Blues
Henry Thomas 2:55
11 Woodhouse Blues
Henry Thomas 2:49
12 Jonah in the Wilderness
Henry Thomas 2:56
13 When the Train Comes Along
Henry Thomas 2:58
14 Bull Doze Blues
Henry Thomas 3:27
15 Don’t Ease Me In
Henry Thomas 3:01
16 Texas Easy Street
Henry Thomas 3:09
17 Texas Worried Blues
Henry Thomas 3:17
18 Fishing Blues
Henry Thomas 2:44
19 Old Country Stomp
Henry Thomas 2:53
20 Charmin’ Betsy
Henry Thomas 3:04
21 Lovin’ Babe
Henry Thomas 3:08
22 Railroadin’ Some
Henry Thomas 3:18
23 Don’t Leave Me Here
Henry Thomas 3:27
24 Jack O’Diamonds
Pete Harris 2:04
25 Is You Mad at Me
Pete Harris 2:45
26 Blind Lemon’s Song
Pete Harris 2:51
27 Carrie
Pete Harris 1:20
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 So Lonesome
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:47
2 Hard to Rule Woman Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:04
3 Lock and Key Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:37
4 Sawmill Moan
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:56
5 No Baby Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:50
6 Ramblin’ Mind Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:51
7 No Job Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:12
8 Back Gnawing Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:03
9 Jig Head Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:17
10 Hard Dallas Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:04
11 New Way of Living Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:00
12 Ramblin’ Man
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:08
13 Poor Boy Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:29
14 Good Time Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:07
15 New Way of Living Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:04
16 Ground Hog Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:54
17 Shake It Gal
Ramblin’ Thomas 2:43
18 Ground Hog Blues No.2
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:15
19 Little Old Mama Blues
Ramblin’ Thomas 3:06
20 Dreaming Blues
Willie Reed 3:04
21 Texas Blues
Willie Reed 3:17
22 Leavin’ Home
Willie Reed 2:51
23 Goin’ Back to My Baby
Willie Reed 2:50
24 Some Low Down Groundhog Blues
Willie Reed 2:50
25 All Worn Out and Dry Blues
Willie Reed 3:11
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fence Breakin’ Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
2 Home Wreckin’ Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
3 Evil Hearted Woman Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
4 Lone Wolf Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
5 Don’t Sell It (Don’t Give It Away)
Oscar Woods ?:??
6 Muscat Hill Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
7 Don’t Sell It (Don’t Give It Away)
Oscar Woods ?:??
8 Baton Rouge Rag
Oscar Woods ?:??
9 Jam Session Blues
Oscar Woods ?:??
10 Low Life Blues
Oscar Woods 2:33
11 Token Blues
Oscar Woods 2:33
12 Come on Over to My House Baby
Oscar Woods 2:26
13 Look Here Baby, One Thing I Got to Say
Oscar Woods 2:25
14 Sometimes I Get to Thinkin’ (take 1)
Oscar Woods 3:03
15 Don’t Sell It
Oscar Woods 2:11
16 Sometimes I Get to Thinkin’ (take 2)
Oscar Woods 3:03
17 Boll Weevil Blues
Oscar Woods 2:35
18 Shorty George
Smith Casey 3:18
19 Santa Fe Blues
Smith Casey 4:23
20 Hesitating Blues
Smith Casey 4:29
21 Two White Horses Standing in Line
Smith Casey 2:36
22 Jack O’Diamons
Smith Casey 1:46
23 Mournful Blues
Smith Casey 2:17
24 East Texas Rag
Smith Casey 2:10
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Army Mule in No Man’s Land
Coley Jones ?:??
2 Traveling Man
Coley Jones ?:??
3 Drunkard’s Special
Coley Jones ?:??
4 The Elder’s He’s My Man
Coley Jones ?:??
5 New to Sixteen Blues
Little Hat Jones ?:??
6 Two String Blues
Little Hat Jones ?:??
7 Rolled From Side to Side Blues
Little Hat Jones ?:??
8 Hurry Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:09
9 Little Hat Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:12
10 Corpus Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:15
11 Kentucky Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:14
12 Bye Bye Baby Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:09
13 Cross the Water Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:15
14 Cherry Street Blues
Little Hat Jones 3:23
15 Down in Texas Blues
Jesse ‘Babyface’ Thomas 3:08
16 My Heart’s a Rolling Stone
Jesse ‘Babyface’ Thomas 2:56
17 Blue Goose Blues
Jesse ‘Babyface’ Thomas 2:36
18 No Good Woman Blues
Jesse ‘Babyface’ Thomas 2:57
19 Trifling Woman
Black Ace 2:50
20 Black Ace
Black Ace 2:48
21 You Gonna Need My Help Some Day
Black Ace 2:36
22 Whiskey and Women
Black Ace 3:04
23 Christmas Time Blues
Black Ace 2:47
24 Lowing Heifer
Black Ace 3:03

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Henry Thomas (American country blues singer) (tracks 14, 19)
lyricist:
Henry Thomas (American country blues singer) (tracks 14, 19)
writer:
Henry Thomas (American country blues singer) (track 18)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 17692) (track 18)
arrangements:
Fishing Blues (track 18)
is the basis for:
recording of:
Bull Doze Blues (track 14)
Fishing Blues (track 18)
Old Country Stomp (track 19)

CD 4

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1937-02-15) (tracks 19, 21–24)
steel guitar [National steel guitar]:
Black Ace (American blues musician) (1937-02-15) (tracks 19, 21–24)
vocals:
Black Ace (American blues musician) (1937-02-15) (tracks 19, 21–24)

Release

ASIN: US: B000285J06 [info]