Roll 'Em - 103 Rompin' Boogie Woogie Classics (4CD)

Various Artists

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4
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2-5 days
Genre
Blues, Early
Label
Proper Box
Released
July 8, 2013

Format: Compact Disc

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Description

Boogie Woogie, that most enduring aspect of Jazz and Blues and the foundation of much of the Chicago Blues idiom is on the menu of this exhaustive survey of all aspects of this enduring genre.

This massive 4CD set showcases the best of the Boogie Woogie craze with it's foremost protagonists represented with their best songs, but also including rare collectors material.

The artists featured here are the likes of Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, Count Basie, Slim Gaillard, Art Tatum to name but a few.

Over 103 tracks the story of this pervasive musical style is told and retold, making this one of the most comprehensive collections in the marketplace.

Included is an insightfully written 32 page booklet together with complete discography and rare photos,as is the hallmark of this series.

Full press and promo accompanies this release.

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Key Value
Catalogue number PROPERBOX177
Barcode 0805520021777
Number of items 4
Packaging type Box Set
Imported No
Weight 210g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 145mm x 10mm x 125mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. Meade Lux Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues -
2. Cow Cow Davenport - Cow Cow Blues -
3. Cow Cow Davenport - State Street Jive -
4. Clarence Pine Top Smith - Pine Top’s Blues -
5. Clarence Pine Top Smith - Pine Top’s Boogie Woogie -
6. Clarence Pine Top Smith - Jump Steady Blues -
7. Montana Taylor - Detroit Rocks -
8. Will Ezell - Playing The Dozen -
9. Raymond Barrow - Walking Blues -
10. Roosevelt Sykes - Boot That Thing -
11. Will Ezell - Pitchin’ Boogie -
12. Romeo Nelson - Head Rag Hop -
13. Rufus Speckled Red Perryman - The Dirty Dozen -
14. Charles Avery - Dearborn St. Breakdown -
15. Wesley Wallace - No.29 -
16. Rufus Speckled Red Perryman - The Right String But The Wrong Yo Yo -
17. Little Brother Montgomery - No Special Rider Blues -
18. Cleo Brown - Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie -
19. Cripple Clarence Lofton - Strut That Thing -
20. Meade Lux Lewis - Yancey Special -
21. Meade Lux Lewis - Celeste Blues -
22. Albert Ammons - Boogie Woogie Stomp -
23. Mary Lou Williams - Mr Freddie Blues -
24. Bob Crosby & His Orchestra (Bob Zurke) - Honky Tonk Train Blues -
25. Count Basie - The Dirty Dozens -
26. Count Basie - Boogie Woogie -

Disc 2

Track Listing — Disc 2

Song Title Time
1. Meade Lux Lewis, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson - Cavalcade Of Boogie -
2. Albert Ammons - Boogie Woogie -
3. Pete Johnson, Joe Turner - Roll ‘Em Pete -
4. Albert Ammons - Shout For Joy -
5. Albert Ammons - Chicago In Mind -
6. Meade Lux Lewis & Albert Ammons - Twos And Fews -
7. Harry James (Pete Johnson) - Boo-Woo -
8. Harry James (Albert Ammons) - Woo-Woo -
9. Pete Johnson - Baby Look At You -
10. Joe Sullivan - Boogie Woogie Maxixe -
11. Jimmy Yancey - Yancey Stomp -
12. Pete Johnson - Holler Stomp -
13. Erskine Hawkins And His Orchestra (Avery Parrish) - After Hours -
14. Chamption Jack Dupree - Cabbage Greens No. 1 -
15. Charlie Spand - Soon This Morning No.2 -
16. Benny Carter & His Orchestra (Sonny White) - Boogie Woogie Sugar Blues -
17. Sammy Price - Jumpin’ The Boogie -
18. Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five - Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie -
19. Buddy Johnson - Boogie Woogie’s Mother-In-Law -
20. Jay Mcshann - Vine Street Boogie -
21. Count Basie - Basie Boogie -
22. Pete Johnson - Death Ray Boogie -
23. Pete Johnson - Basement Boogie -
24. Benny Carter & His Orchestra (Sonny White) - Back Bay Boogie -
25. Kenny Kersey - Boogie Woogie Cocktail -

Disc 3

Track Listing — Disc 3

Song Title Time
1. Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons - Foot Pedal Boogie -
2. James P. Johnson - J.P. Boogie -
3. Edmond Hall (James P. Johnson) - Blue Note Boogie -
4. Jimmy Yancey - The Rocks -
5. James P. Johnson - Mule Walk Stomp -
6. Sidney De Paris (Clyde Hart) - Change O’key Boogie -
7. Pete Johnson - Kaycee Feeling -
8. Pete Johnson - Dive Bomber -
9. Lionel Hampton - Hamp’s Boogie Woogie -
10. Meade Lux Lewis, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson (The Boogie Woogie Trio) - Boogie Woogie Prayer -
11. Meade Lux Lewis - Chicago Flyer -
12. Meade Lux Lewis - Blues Whistle Boogie -
13. Meade Lux Lewis - Meade’s Blues -
14. Earl Hines - Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues -
15. The Red Caps - The Boogie Beat‘ll Getcha -
16. Lionel Hampton - Two Finger Boogie -
17. Lionel Hampton - Beulah’s Boogie -
18. Jay Mcshann - Mcshann’s Boogie Blues -
19. Jay Mcshann, Crown Prince Waterford - Garfield Avenue Boogie -
20. Slim Gaillard - Boogin’ At Berg’s -
21. Big Maceo - Detroit Jump -
22. Jack Mcvea - Bartender Boogie -
23. Big Maceo - Chicago Breakdown -
24. Wild Bill Moore (Wilbert Baranco) - Boulevard Boogie -
25. Slim Gaillard - Early Morning Boogie -

Disc 4

Track Listing — Disc 4

Song Title Time
1. Sonny Thompson - Sonny’s Boogie -
2. Count Basie - The Mad Boogie -
3. Ella Mae Morse (Freddie Slack) - The House Of Blue Lights -
4. Wynonie Harris (Herman Sonny Blount) - Dig This Boogie -
5. Joe Liggins - Dripper’s Boogie, Pt. 2 -
6. Albert Ammons - Suitcase Blues -
7. Albert Ammons - Doin’ The Boogie Woogie -
8. Erskine Hawkins (Ace Harris) - Hawk’s Boogie -
9. Jack Mcvea - Groovin’ Boogie -
10. Sonny Thompson - Screamin’ Boogie -
11. Camille Howard - Camille’s Boogie Woogie -
12. Memphis Slim - Pacemaker Boogie -
13. Cecil Gant - Screwy Boogie -
14. Amos Milburn - Pot Luck Boogie -
15. Julia Lee - That’s What I Like -
16. Amos Milburn - Chicken Shack Boogie -
17. Milt Buckner - Fatstuff Boogie -
18. Lloyd Glenn - Rockin’ Boogie (Boogiology) -
19. Johnny Otis (Levonia Williams) - Alimony Boogie -
20. Sir Charles Thompson - Sir Charles’ Boogie -
21. Camille Howard - X-Temperaneous Boogie -
22. Albert Ammons - Bear Den Boogie -
23. Albert Ammons - Rhythm Boogie -
24. Frantic Faye Thomas - Faye’s Boogie -
25. Art Tatum - Tatum Pole Boogie -
26. Professor Longhair - Boogie Woogie -
27. Lloyd Glenn - Old Time Shuffle -