The Complete History Of The Blues 1920-1962 (4CD)

Various Artists

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Blues
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Proper Box
Released
February 9, 2015

Format: Compact Disc

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100 songs by the Blues' biggest names from the genre's golden period of 1920-1962. This set contains the artists and songs that changed the musical landscape forever and influenced almost everything that followed.

Features songs reintepreted and made more famous by the likes of The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Cream, The Doors, The Yardbirds, Jack White and many more.

This set comes with a 28 page illustrated booklet including discographical information and an essay about this fascinating subject.

The perfect snapshot for anyone interested in the genre or those wanting to know how modern rock music was formulated.

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Key Value
Catalogue number PROPERBOX191
Barcode 0805520021913
Number of items 4
Packaging type Box Set
Imported No
Weight 190g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 145mm x 10mm x 125mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-01 Mamie Smith - Crazy Blues 02:20
2. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-02 Bessie Smith - Down Hearted Blues 03:25
3. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-03 Sylvester Weaver - Guitar Rag 03:01
4. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-04 Ma Rainey - See See Rider 03:12
5. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-05 Papa Charlie Jackson - Spoonful 02:38
6. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-06 Bertha "Chippie" Hill with Richard M. Jones - Trouble In Mind 02:41
7. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-07 Blind Lemon Jefferson - Jack O' Diamond Blues 02:33
8. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-08 Freddie Spruell - Milk Cow Blues 03:17:00
9. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-09 Blind Blake - West Coast Blues 03:09:00
10. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-10 Richard Brown - James Alley Blues 03:05
11. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-11 Luke Jordan - Cocaine Blues 03:22
12. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-12 Jim Jackson - Jim Jackson's Kansas City Blues 03:12
13. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-13 Casey Bill Weldon - Hitch Me To Your Buggy And Drive Me Like A Mule 03:03
14. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-14 Lonnie Johnson - Life Saver Blues 03:04
15. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-15 Blind Willie Johnson - Nobody's Fault But Mine 03:09
16. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-16 Meade Lux Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues 03:12
17. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-17 Gus Cannon - Minglewood Blues 03:40
18. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-18 Tommy Johnson - Cool Drink Of Water Blues 03:33
19. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-19 Mississippi John Hurt - Frankie 03:20
20. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-20 Leroy Carr - How Long, How Long Blues 03:05
21. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-21 Cow Cow Davenport - Cow Cow Blues 03:09
22. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-22 Ishman Bracey - Leavin' Town Blues 03:26
23. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-23 Furry Lewis - Casey Jones 03:07
24. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-24 Frank Stokes - Nehi Mamma Blues 03:04
25. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-01-25 Blind Willie McTell - Statesboro Blues 02:32

Disc 2

Track Listing — Disc 2

Song Title Time
1. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-01 William Harris - Bullfrog Blues 03:07
2. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-02 Bo Carter - Corrine, Corrina 03:16
3. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-03 Hambone Willie Newbern - Roll & Tumble The Blues 03:03
4. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-04 Charley Patton - Down The Dirt Road Blues 03:01
5. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-05 Memphis Minnie - When The Levee Breaks 03:08
6. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-06 Charlie McCoy - Last Time Blues 03:03
7. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-07 Robert Wilkins - That's No Way To Get Along 02:52
8. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-08 John Estes - The Girl I Love 02:54
9. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-09 Memphis Jug Band - K.C. Moan 02:37
10. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-10 Barbecue Bob - Yo Yo Blues 03:10
11. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-11 Blind Joe Reynolds - Outside Woman Blues 02:57
12. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-12 Geeshie Wiley - Last Kind Words 03:02
13. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-13 Willie Brown - Future Blues 03:01
14. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-14 Son House - My Black Mama Pt. 1 03:11
15. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-15 Mississippi Sheiks - Sitting On Top Of The World 03:02
16. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-16 Little Brother Montgomery - Louisiana Blues 03:26
17. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-17 Skip James - Devil Got My Woman 02:58
18. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-18 Peetie Wheatstraw - Six Weeks Old Blues 03:21
19. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-19 Buddy Moss - Dough Rollin' Papa 02:44
20. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-20 Leadbelly - Matchbox Blues 04:38
21. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-21 Kokomo Arnold - Busy Bootin' 02:29
22. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-22 Washboard Sam - Mama Don't Allow No. 1 03:04
23. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-23 Roosevelt Sykes - The Honey Dripper 02:43
24. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-24 Oscar Woods - Lone Wolf Blues 03:10
25. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-02-25 Jazz Gillum - Sarah Jane 03:06

Disc 3

Track Listing — Disc 3

Song Title Time
1. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-01 Robert Johnson - Ramblin' On My Mind 02:23
2. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-02 Johnny Temple - Louise, Louise Blues 03:03
3. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-03 Bukka White - Shake æEm On Down 02:58
4. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-04 John Lee 'Sonny Boy' Williamson - Good Morning Little Schoolgirl 03:01
5. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-05 Big Joe Turner - Roll 'Em Pete 02:53
6. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-06 Blind Boy Fuller - I Want Some Of Your Pie 02:43
7. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-07 Tommy McClennan - Bottle It Up And Go 02:48
8. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-08 Tampa Red - It Hurts Me Too 02:30
9. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-09 Champion Jack Dupree - Junker Blues 02:40
10. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-10 Robert Petway - Catfish Blues 02:56
11. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-11 Albert Ammons/Pete Johnson - Barrelhouse Boogie 03:04
12. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-12 Big Bill Broonzy - Key To The Highway 03:05
13. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-13 Tony Hollins - Crawlin' King Snake 02:56
14. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-14 Big Maceo - Worried Life Blues 02:56
15. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-15 St. Louis Jimmy - Goin' Down Slow 03:10
16. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-16 Charles Brown - Drifting Blues 03:14
17. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-17 Arthur Crudup - That's Alright Mama 03:02
18. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-18 Big Joe Williams - Baby Please Don't Go 03:24
19. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-19 T-Bone Walker - Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad) 03:00
20. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-20 John Lee Hooker - Boogie Chillen 03:10
21. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-21 Robert Nighthawk - Sweet Black Angel 03:05
22. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-22 Lightnin'Hopkins - Automobile Blues 02:45
23. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-23 Jimmy Rogers - Ludella 02:51
24. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-24 Elmore James - Dust My Broom (I Believe My Time Ain't Long) 02:49
25. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-03-25 Little Walter - Juke 02:48

Disc 4

Track Listing — Disc 4

Song Title Time
1. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-01 B. B. King - 3 O’ Clock Blues 03:03
2. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-02 Eddie Boyd - Third Degree 03:18
3. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-03 Junior Wells - Hoodoo Man 03:03
4. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-04 Guitar Slim - The Things That I Used To Do 03:05
5. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-05 James Cotton - Cotton Crop Blues 03:03
6. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-06 Jimmy Witherspoon - When The Lights Go Out 02:53
7. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-07 Lowell Fulson - Reconsider Baby 03:12
8. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-08 Muddy Waters - Mannish Boy 03:02
9. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-09 Willie Mabon - The Seventh Son 03:01
10. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-10 Sonny Boy Williamson II - Don't Start Me To Talking 02:37
11. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-11 Billy Boy Arnold - I Ain't Got You 02:18
12. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-12 Howlin' Wolf - Smokestack Lightnin' 03:09
13. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-13 Snooky Pryor - Judgment Day 02:44
14. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-14 Otis Rush - I Can't Quit You Baby 03:37
15. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-15 Sunnyland Slim - It's You Baby 02:20
16. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-16 Slim Harpo - I'm A King Bee 03:00
17. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-17 Magic Sam - All Your Love 02:55
18. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-18 Buddy Guy - Sit And Cry(The Blues) 03:01:00
19. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-19 Bobby "Blue" Bland - Little Boy Blue 02:37
20. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-20 Jimmy Reed - Big Boss Man 02:49
21. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-21 Etta James - I Just Want To Make Love To You 03:07
22. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-22 Freddie King - You've Got To Love Her With A Feeling 03:12
23. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-23 Albert King - Don't Throw Your Love On Me So Strong 02:55
24. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-24 Frank Frost - Jelly Roll King 02:31
25. http://www.images.properonline.co.uk/Samples/0/08/080/0805520021913/0805520021913-04-25 Johnny Copeland - Down On Bending Knees 02:20