Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Death Letter
4:21
A2 Pearline
4:34
A3 Louise McGhee
6:14
A4 John the Revelator
2:32
A5 Empire State Express
3:41
B1 Preachin' Blues
5:45
B2 Grinnin' in Your Face
2:08
B3 Sundown
6:14
B4 Levee Camp Moan
9:28
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Death Letter (alternate take)
5:54
C2 Levee Camp Moan (alternate take)
4:52
C3 Grinnin' in Your Face (alternate take)
3:14
C4 John the Revelator (alternate take)
2:18
C5 Preachin' Blues (alternate take)
5:30
C6 President Kennedy
3:45
D1 A Down the Staff
3:42
D2 Motherless Children
4:30
D3 Yonder Comes My Mother
3:40
D4 Shake It and Break It
2:44
D5 Pony Blues
5:25
D6 Downhearted Blues
7:08

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

guitar:
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track A5)
steel guitar:
Son House (tracks A1–A3, A5–B1, B3–B4)
arranger:
Son House (track A4)
composer:
Son House (track A1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track A4)
lead vocals:
Son House (tracks A1–B4)
lyricist:
Son House (track A1)
producer:
Frank Driggs (tracks A1–B4)
John Hammond (producer) (tracks A1–B4)
writer:
Son House (tracks A2–A3, A5–B4)
publisher:
Sondick Music (track A1)
recording of:
Louise McGhee (track A3)
Grinnin' in Your Face (1965-04-12) (track B2)
Levee Camp Blues (1965-04-12) (track B4)
Death Letter (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track A1)
Empire State Express (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track A5)
John the Revelator (Son House arrangement) (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track A4)
Pearline (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track A2)
Preachin' Blues (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track B1)
Sundown (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track B3)
version of:
John the Revelator (track A4)

12" Vinyl 2

guitar:
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track D3)
steel guitar:
Son House (tracks C1–C2, C5–D6)
arranger:
Son House (tracks C4, D2–D3)
composer:
Son House (track C1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track C4)
lead vocals:
Son House (tracks C1–D6)
lyricist:
Son House (track C1)
producer:
Frank Driggs (tracks C1–D6)
John Hammond (producer) (tracks C1–D6)
writer:
Son House (tracks C2–C3, C5–D1, D4–D6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks D2–D3)
publisher:
Sondick Music (track C1)
recording of:
A Down the Staff (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D1)
Death Letter (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C1)
Downhearted Blues (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D6)
Grinnin' in Your Face (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C3)
John the Revelator (Son House arrangement) (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C4)
Levee Camp Blues (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C2)
Motherless Children (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D2)
Pony Blues (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D5)
Preachin' Blues (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C5)
President Kennedy (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track C6)
Shake It and Break It (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D4)
Yonder Comes My Mother (1965-04-12 – 1965-04-14) (track D3)
version of:
John the Revelator (track C4)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/141387 [info]