Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Believe I'll Dust My Broom
Robert Johnson 3:00
2 Baby Please Don't Go
Big Joe Williams 1:43
3 Canned Heat Blues
Tommy Johnson 3:40
4 Crawlin' King Snake
Tony Hollins 3:09
5 Parchman Farm Blues
Bukka White 2:42
6 Country Blues
Muddy Waters 3:27
7 Special Agent Blues
Sleepy John Estes 2:51
8 Walkin' Blues
Son House 6:40
9 Candy Man Blues
Mississippi John Hurt 2:47
10 Hard Time Killin' Floor Blues
Skip James 2:49
11 Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground
Blind Willie Johnson 3:20
12 Little Boy Blue
Robert Lockwood Jr. 3:06
13 Banana in Your Fruit Basket
Bo Carter 3:08
14 Catfish Blues
Robert Petway 2:53
15 Bottle It Up and Go
Tommy McClennan 2:49
16 Landing Blues
John Lee Hooker 3:29
17 Standing at the Crossroads
Elmore James 2:48
18 Death Valley Blues
Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup 3:15
19 Stomp Down Rider
Blind Willie McTell 3:08
20 Rootin' Ground Hog
Big Joe Williams 3:03
21 Love in Vain
Robert Johnson 2:22
22 Shake It and Break It
Charley Patton 3:08
23 Trouble Hearted Blues
Ishman Bracey 3:25
24 Fixin' to Die
Bukka White 2:49
25 I'm So Glad
Skip James 2:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mississippi River Blues
Big Bill Broonzy 2:46
2 Ain't No Telling
Mississippi John Hurt 2:58
3 Special Steam Lines
Bukka White 2:56
4 I'm Getting Wild About Her
Big Joe Williams 2:49
5 Hellhound on My Trail
Robert Johnson 2:38
6 Cool Drink of Water Blues
Tommy Johnson 3:36
7 Take a Little Walk With Me
Robert Lockwood Jr. 2:55
8 I Be's Troubled
Muddy Waters 3:06
9 Shady Grove Blues
John Lee Hooker 3:22
10 Hobo Jungle Blues
Sleepy John Estes 2:57
11 34 Blues
Charley Patton 2:58
12 Left Alone Blues
Ishman Bracey 3:30
13 Highway No.51
Tommy McClennan 2:51
14 Rockin' Chair Blues
Robert Petway 2:56
15 My Black Mama, Part 1
Son House 3:10
16 Nobody's Fault but Mine
Blind Willie Johnson 3:11
17 Dirty Mistreater
Willie "Poor Boy" Lofton 2:50
18 Stagolee
David “Honeyboy” Edwards 1:07
19 Moon Going Down
Charley Patton 3:17
20 Devil Got My Woman
Skip James 3:01
21 Preaching Blues (Up Jumped the Devil)
Robert Johnson 2:53
22 Delta Blues
Big Joe Williams 2:41
23 Black Pony Blues
Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup 5 3:23
24 Frankie
Mississippi John Hurt 3.75 3:25
25 My Pencil Won't Write No More
Bo Carter 2:56

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1928-12-28) (track 9)
guitar:
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-12-28) (track 9)
composer:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (tracks 1, 21)
lyricist:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (tracks 1, 21)
producer:
Don Law (tracks 1, 21)
recording engineer:
Don Law (1936-11-23) (track 1)
vocals:
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-12-28) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Amor en vano (track 21)
later versions:
Dust My Broom (track 1)
recording of:
Love in Vain Blues (track 21)
I Believe I’ll Dust My Broom (1936-11-23) (track 1)

CD 2

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1928-02-14) (track 24)
New York, New York, United States (1928-12-21) (track 2)
Stover, Missouri, United States (1941-08) (track 8)
guitar:
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-02-14) (track 24)
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-12-21) (track 2)
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (1937-06-20) (track 5)
Robert Lockwood, Jr. (1941-07-30) (track 7)
washtub bass:
Alfred Elkins (1941-07-30) (track 7)
composer:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (tracks 5, 21)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (track 8)
lyricist:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (tracks 5, 21)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (track 8)
performer:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 5)
producer:
Don Law (tracks 5, 21)
recording engineer:
Don Law (1936-11-27) (track 21)
Don Law (1937-06-20) (track 5)
vocals:
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-02-14) (track 24)
Mississippi John Hurt (1928-12-21) (track 2)
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (1937-06-20) (track 5)
Robert Lockwood, Jr. (1941-07-30) (track 7)
publisher:
is the basis for:
Hellhound (track 5)
Preachin' the Blues (track 21)
later versions:
Corrina, Corrina (track 5)
recording of:
I Be’s Troubled (track 8)

Release

business association with: Not Now Music
ASIN: UK: B002PW6J10 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/3229003 [info]