Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Black Snake Moan
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:03
2 Match Box Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:56
3 Easy Rider Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:57
4 Match Box Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:12
5 Match Box Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:03
6 Rising High Water Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:31
7 Weary Dogs Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:01
8 Right of Way Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:56
9 Teddy Bear Blues (take 2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:36
10 Black Snake Dream Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:40
11 Hot Dogs
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:58
12 He Arose From the Dead
Deacon L.J. Bates 2:48
13 Struck Sorrow Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:16
14 Rambler Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:49
15 Chinch Bug Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:51
16 Deceitful Brownskin Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 3:00
17 Sunshine Special
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:46
18 Gone Dead on You Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:47
19 Where Shall I Be?
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:35
20 See That My Grave’s Kept Clean
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:43
21 One Dime Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:48
22 Lonesome House Blues
Blind Lemon Jefferson 2:26

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1927) (track 6)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1927-03-14) (track 1)
guitar:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (track 1)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-04) (tracks 2–5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-05) (tracks 7–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (tracks 11–12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-09) (tracks 13–14)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-10) (tracks 15–22)
piano:
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927) (track 6)
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927-05) (track 6)
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927-06) (tracks 9–10)
composer:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5, 20–21)
lyricist:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5, 20)
spoken vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (track 11)
vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (track 1)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927) (track 6)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-04) (tracks 2–5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-05) (tracks 6–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (tracks 9–10, 12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-09) (tracks 13–14)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-10) (tracks 15–22)
is the basis for:
One Kind Favor (track 20)
later versions:
Match Box Blues (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5)
Matchbox (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5)
recording of:
Match Box Blues (tracks 4–5)
One Dime Blues (track 21)
Match Box Blues (1927) (track 2)
Black Snake Moan (1927-03-14) (track 1)
Match Box Blues (1927-03-14) (track 2)
Match Box Blues (1927-04) (track 2)

Release

compiler: Johnny Parth (– 1991)
liner notes: Bob Groom (– 1991)
mastering: Studio Klement (Sound mastering group) (– 1991)
producer: Johnny Parth (– 1991)