Blues Discography - Individuals

Discographies

Blues Discography

This is a discography (list of recordings) of some of the Knight Library's Douglass Room blues collection.

 

UO students, faculty and staff have access to several licensed databases of online audio recordings. Some of these resources include a significant number of blues recordings. See Audio Resources Online for a listing of these online resources.


Index for this discography:
A B C D E F G H J K L M N O P Q-R S T V W Y Z
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Individuals


A


Alberts, Jeff.

 

See: The Deb Cleveland Band

Allison, Mose, 1927-

 

The word from Mose.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4714

See also:UO Jazz Discography

Allman Brothers

 

The Allman Brothers Band at Fillmore East.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX307

Eat a peach.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1597

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Alves, Olem

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

B

 

Baker, Etta, d. 2006

 

See: Blues routes and Roots music: an American journey.

Baker, LaVern, 1929 - 1997

 

Precious memories; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith.
PERFORMERS: LaVern Baker, vocals; with Professor Alex Bradford and his Singers and orchestra conducted by Reggie Obrecht; Buck Clayton, trumpet; Paul Quinichette, tenor sax; Nat Pierce, piano; Danny Barker, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Joe Marshall, drums; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Sahib Shihab, baritone sax; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Urbie Green, trombone; Jerome Richardson, baritone sax
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Barbecue Bob, 1902-1931. (Robert Hicks)

 

Chocolate to the bone.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2929

Barbee, John Henry, 1905-1964.

 

I ain't gonna pick no more cotton
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5679

Barker, Danny, 1909 - 1994

 

Precious memories; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Barnes, Todd

 

Good times live!(w/the Vipers)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5830

Barrett, Sweet Emma, 1897 - 1983

 

New Orleans' Sweet Emma and her Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7191

Bass, Fontella

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song: a musical journey down the Mississippi. and UO Gospel Discography

Bass, Martha

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Bell, Carey, 1936 -2007

 

See:Roots music: an American journey.

Berry, Chuck, 1926 -

 

The Chess box.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2087 + text

Chuck Berry's golden hits.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3824

Chuck Berry's greatest hits.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A45

The great twenty-eight.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A501

Pulp fiction (Sound track)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2459

Rock 'n roll rarities.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX315

See also:African American music: an introduction. and Chess rhythm & roll.

Big Maybelle, d. 1972.

 

The complete OKeh sessions 1952-'55
PERFORMERS: Big Maybelle, vocals ; with acc. musicians.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11549

Birmingham, Sam

 

See: Hooker, John Lee

Bishop, Heather.

 

Grandmother's song.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4217

Black Ace, 1907-1972.

 

Black Ace.
Performers:Black Ace (B.K. Turner) accompanying himself on steel guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1069

Blackwell, Frank "Scrapper", 1903 - 1962.

 

The virtuoso guitar of Scrapper Blackwell.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2944

Bland, Bobby, 1930 -

 

The best of Bobby Bland.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3578

Two steps from the blues.
PERFORMERS: Bobby Bland, vocals; with acc.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11564

Blind Blake, 1890(5) - 1933

 

Blind Blake : ragtime guitar's foremost fingerpicker.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1918

Blind Boys of Alabama

 

Go tell it on the mountain .
PERFORMERS: The Blind Boys of Alabama ; with Les McCann.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11118

Block, Rory.

 

Best blues and originals
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX783

Blues Traveler

 

Live from the fall.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3079

Bo, Eddie

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Bo Diddley, 1928 - 2008

 

The Chess box.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2480 v.1 - 2 + text

Superblues: Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters, Little Walter join forces.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2426

The super blues band.
Performers include: Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters [and] Bo Diddley.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2427

Bottle Rockets

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Bradford, Alex.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Bradley, Tommie.

 

Tommie Bradley-James Cole groups : complete recorded works in chronological order (1928-1932).
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2913

Brenston, Jackie

 

See:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Broadhead, Bobby

 

Travelin' with the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4712

Broonzy, William "Big Bill", 1893-1958.

 

Big Bill Broonzy sings country blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3780

Unissued test pressings.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2918

The Young Big Bill Broonzy, 1928-1935.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2927

See also:From spirituals to swing

Brown, Clarence "Gatemouth", 1924 - 2005

 

The original Peacock recordings .
PERFORMERS: Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, vocals, guitar, harmonica, and violin, with various ensembles.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11587

See also:Roots music : an American journey.

Brown, J. T. (John T.), 1918-1969. [Tenor Saxophone/Clarinet]

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Brown, Pete, 1906 - 1963

 

Blues from the gutter
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11541

Brown, Robert

 

See: Washboard Sam

Brown, Willie, 1900-1952.

 

Son House.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11487

BULL CITY RED

See:From spirituals to swing

Burnett, Chester

 

See: Howlin' Wolf

Burnside, R. L. (Rural L.), 1926-

 

Too bad Jim.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11717

Butler, Henry

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Butterfield, Paul, 1942 -

 

See Paul Butterfield Blues Band

C

Calloway, Cab, 1907 - 1994

 

Hi de ho man.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1436

See also:The UO Jazz Discography

Campbell, Milton, 1934 - 2005

 

See: Little Milton

Charles, Ray, 1930 - 2004

 

The Best of Ray Charles.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3799

The birth of soul.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3358 v.1 -v.3

Genius loves company
PERFORMERS INCLUDE: Norah Jones, James Taylor,Johnny Mathis, Van Morrison, Bonnie Raitt, Diana Krall, Elton John, Natalie Cole, Willie Nelson, Michael McDonald, B.B.King, and Gladys Knight.
Doug. Circ. COMPACT DISC CX11556

For jazz recordings by Ray Charles owned by the UO, see the UO Jazz Discography

Chatman, Peter

 

See:Memphis Slim

Chenier, Clifton, 1925 - 1987

 

Bogalusa boogie.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3784

Cajun swamp music live
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1036

Clifton Chenier and his red hot Louisiana band.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1242

Clapton, Eric, 1945-

 

Bluesbreakers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 611

Crossroads. 4 vols.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX230

There's one in every crowd.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 10032

See also:Derek & the Dominos

Clayton, Buck, 1911 - 1991

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Cleveland, Deb, 1956 -

 

See: The Deb Cleveland Band

Cleveland, Jimmy, 1926 - 2008

 

Precious memories; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Collins, Albert, 1932 - 1993

 

Ice pickin'.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3581

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Cooder, Ry 1947-

 

Paradise and lunch
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7110

Cook, Sam, 1931 - 1964

 

The Best of Sam Cooke.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12653

See also: African American music: an introduction.

Copland, Johnny, 1937 - 1997

 

Make my home where I hang my hat.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4785

Cotten, Elizabeth "Libba," 1892 - 1987

 

The Blues at Newport, 1964.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A2168 v.2

Close to home.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX14099

Elizabeth Cotten.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1231

Mean old world.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3570

Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX4196

That's the ticket!
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5664

Women of old time music.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4315

Cotton, James, 1935 -

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

High compression.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11320

See also Muddy Waters: Hard Again and The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Cox, Ida, 1896 - 1967

 

Blues ain't nothing' else but.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 488

See also:From spirituals to swing

Cray, Robert, 1953-

 

Bad influence.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX404

Strong persuader .
PERFORMERS: Robert Cray Band.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11539

Curtis, King, 1934 - 1971

 

Atlantic honkers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4315

Blues at Montreux.(w/ Champion Jack Dupree)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4709

Soul serenade.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 866

Soul Time.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6289

D

 

Davis, "Reverend" Gary, 1896-1972.

 

From blues to gospel .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2925

A little more faith .
PERFORMERS: Spiritual songs and blues; Reverend Gary Davis, vocals & guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3634

Ragtime guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1741

Rev. Gary Davis / edited and transcribed by Stefan Grossman..
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX14680

The Rev. Gary Davis at Newport.
PERFORMERS: Sung by Gary Davis, accompanying himself on 6 and 12 string guitars.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11836

When I die I'll live again.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A430

See also: Preachin' the Gospel: Holy blues.

Davis, Jesse Edwin.

 

Giant step ; De ole folks at home . (w/Taj Mahal.)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1687

Davis, Jimmy

 

See:Maxwell Street Jimmy

Davis, Larry "Totsy", 1936 -

 

Funny stuff
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5097]

The Deb Cleveland Band

 

Live! all night long.
PERFORMERS: Deb Cleveland (vocals); Tom Wheeler (guitar); Marty Weissbarth (tenor sax); Mike Rubinstein (bass); Jeff Alberts (drums)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX9635

See also: Eugene blues [an anthology]

Delay, Paul

 

See: Paul Delay Blues Band

Derek & the Dominos

 

Crossroads. (w / Eric Clapton.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX230 v.1-.4 + Text

Layla, and other assorted love songs.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A516

See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Dickenson, Vic, 1906 - 1984

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Dixon, Willie, 1915 -1992

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Pete Seeger at the Village Gate. Vol. 2.
PERFORMERS: Folk songs; Pete Seeger with Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 2762

Sing out with Pete!
PERFORMERS: Folk songs and ballads; sung by Pete Seeger with guitar and banjo and various audiences participating ; add'l musicians include Big Bill Broonzy, Lightnin' Hopkins, Memphis Slim and Wee Willie Dixon.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1641

Dr. John, 1941-

 

Gris-gris.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2469

Dollis, Bo

 

See:Roots music : an American journey.

Douglas, K. C., 1913 - 1975

 

Big road blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2935

Dupree, Champion Jack, 1910 -1992

 

Blues at Montreux.
PERFORMERS: Champion Jack Dupree, piano, vocals; King Curtis, saxophone, Cornell Dupree, guitar; Jerry Jemmott, bass; Oliver Jackson, drums.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4709

Blues from the gutter
PERFORMERS: Champion Jack Dupree, vocals, piano ; Pete Brown, alto sax ; Ennis Lowery, guitar ; Wendell Marshall, bass ; Willie Jones, drums.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11541

See also: Raw Blues

E

 

Eagle Park Slim, 1942 -

 

Good times live! (w/ the Vipers )
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5830

Eaglin, Snooks, 1936-

 

Down yonder : Snooks Eaglin today.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6040

Rural blues.
Performers: Robert Pete Williams or Blind Snooks Eaglin, singers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A431

Snooks Eaglin
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1477

Ervin, Booker, 1930-1970

 

The blues book.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3046

Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977.

 

I ain't gonna be worried no more, 1929-1941.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2943

See also: The blues at Newport, 1964. ; The Country blues. and
The Newport folk festival, 1964 : Evening concerts.

F

Fahey, John, 1939 - 2001

 

John Fahey.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1122 v.1 & v.3

Fairchild, Raymond.

 

Rural Rhythm presents Raymond Fairchild : Banjo King picks the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6608

Franklin, Aretha, 1942-

 

Lady soul
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX420

See also: The UO Gospel Discography

Fuller, Jesse, 1896 - 1976

 

Brother Lowdown.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A433

G

 

Gilmore, Gary.

 

Giant step ; De ole folks at home . (w/ Taj Mahal.)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1687

Glover, Tony.

 

See: Koerner, Ray, and Glover

Gordon, Rosco

 

See: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Green, Urbie.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Greenway, John.

 

The Talking blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 787

Guitar Slim, 1926-1959.

 

Sufferin' mind.
PERFORMERS: Eddie "Guitar Slim" Jones, vocals, guitar ; assisting instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11545

Guy, Buddy, 1936 -

 

Blues singer.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11170

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Hold that plane .
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13675

A man and the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12691

See also: Blues masters, Vol. 2 and The Best of the Chicago Blues

H

 

Hammond, John, 1942-

 

The best of John Hammond.
PERFORMERS: Blues and popular songs; John Hammond accompanying himself on the guitar, with assisting instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A2651

Big city blues
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 10894.

Country blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 10214

John Hammond, accompanying himself on guitar and mouth-harp.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12468

So many roads .
PERFORMERS: John Hammond, vocals, guitar ; C.D. Musselwhite, harmonica ; Michael Bloomfield, piano ; Jaime R. Robertson, guitar ; Jimmy Lewis, double bass ; Mark Levon Helm, drums ; Eric Hudson, organ.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12693

Handy, W.C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958.

 

Louis Armstrong plays W.C. Handy
PERFORMERS: Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocal; Trummy Young, trombone; Barney Bigard, clarinet; Billy Kyle, piano; Arvell Shaw, bass; Barrett Deems, drums; Velma Middleton, vocal.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11199

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Harmonica George, 1934 -

 

See: Chicago ain't nothin' but a blues band.

Havens, Richie, 1941 -

 

Mixed bag.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2424

Hegamin, Lucille, 1894 - 1970

 

Songs we taught your mother.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6340

Helm, Levon

 

So many roads (w/ John Hammond)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12693

See also: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Helm, Nicolette

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

Hemphill, Jessie Mae.

 

Shake it baby.
PERFORMERS: Jessie Mae Hemphill, vocals, guitar, other instruments ; with instrumental accompaniment.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11548

Hendrix, Jimi, 1942 - 1970

 

Band of gypsies. Sound recording.
PERFORMERS: Performed by Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Miles and Billy Cox.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5780

BBC sessions.
PERFORMERS: Jimi Hendrix Experience (Jimi Hendrix, guitar, vocals; Noel Redding, bass, backing vocals;
Mitch Mitchell, drums, backing vocals)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX4122

The cry of love.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2149

Electric ladyland.
PERFORMERS: The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2520

The ultimate experience.
DOUGLASS CIRC. COMPACT DISC CX3045

The Hep Cats

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

Hicks, Charley

 

See: Lincoln, Charley

Hicks, Robert, 1902 - 1931

 

See: Barbecue Bob

Hill, Z.Z.

 

See: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Holiday, Billie, 1915 - 1959.

 

See: the UO Jazz Discography: Billie Holiday and Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Hooker, John Lee, 1917 -2001

 

Any where--any time--any place.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2833

Detroit special.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1638

Hooked on the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 527

In person.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11305

John Lee Hooker plays & sings the blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11662

Kabuki Wuki.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11323

The real blues .
PERFORMERS: John Lee Hooker, vocals ; with backup musicians.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12550

Simply the truth.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2479

See also: Wizards from the Southside and Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Hopkins, Lightnin', 1912 - 1982

 

Autobiography in blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3392

Country blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3296

Double blues
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A444

First meetin'
Performers include:Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Big Joe Williams, guitars; Sonny Terry, harmonica.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6048

Focus on Lightnin' Hopkins: a documentary on the life and music of the popular blues singer.
DOUGLASS CASSETTE 728M

The Herald recordings, 1954 .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11540

Lightnin' Hopkins.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1207 v.1 & 2

Lightning
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3823

Sing out with Pete!
PERFORMERS: : Pete Seeger with guitar and banjo and various audiences participating ; add'l musicians include Big Bill Broonzy, Lightnin' Hopkins, Memphis Slim and Wee Willie Dixon.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1641

Horton, Big Walter, 1917 - 1981

 

Chicago / the blues / today! vol. 3.
PERFORMERS: Johnny Young's South Side Band; Johnny Shines Blues Band; Big Walter Horton's Blues Harp Band (featuring Memphis Charlie Musselwhite)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12690

See also: Modern Chicago Blues

House, Son, 1902 -1988

 

Delta blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2953

Delta blues.
DOUGLASS CASSETTE KIT 343M

The original delta blues .
PERFORMERS: Son House, vocals, guitar ; with Al Wilson, harmonica
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11586

Son House.
PERFORMERS: Son House, vocals, guitar ; Leroy Williams, harmonica ; Willie Brown, guitar ; Joe Martin, mandolin, speech ; Al Wilson, guitar.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11487

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Houston, Cisco

 

Cisco Houston sings songs of the open road.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1749

I ain't got no home.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11377

Houston Stackhouse Trio.

 

Robert Nighthawk with Johnny Young, John Wrencher; Houston Stackhouse with Robert Nighthawk, Peck Curtis.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11538

Howell, Peg Leg, 1888 - 1966

 

See The Country Blues

Howlin' Wolf, 1910 - 1976

 

For other sites on this artist, see
www.howlinwolf.com/ or
http://www.mswritersandmusicians.com/musicians/howlin-wolf.html

Chester Burnett aka Howlin' Wolf.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A2231

Howlin' Wolf. (3 discs)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1864

Moanin' in the moonlight.
PERFORMERS: Howlin' Wolf, vocals, harmonica; with assisting instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6185

Muddy and the Wolf.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 825

The super blues band.
Performers include: Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters [and] Bo Diddley.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2427

See also: Wizards from the Southsideand Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Hunter, Alberta, 1895 - 1984

 

Amtrak blues.
PERFORMERS: Alberta Hunter, vocals, with instrumental ensemble.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11588

Songs we taught your mother
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6340]

See also: Better boot that thing: great women blues singers of the 1920's.

Hurt, Mississippi John, 1894-1966.

 

Avalon blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2932

The best of Mississippi John Hurt.
PERFORMERS: Blues, folk, and gospel songs principally composed by John Hurt and sung by the composer accompanying himself on the guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A2657

The immortal Mississippi John Hurt: accompanying himself on guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11378

Mississippi John Hurt: Last sessions.
PERFORMERS: Mississippi John Hurt accompanying himself on the guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13678

Mississippi John Hurt, 1928 : his first recordings.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1794

Mississippi John Hurt--today! accompanying himself on the guitar.
PERFORMERS: Songs sung and composed principally by John Hurt.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12694

Mississippi John Hurt : volume one of a legacy.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5090

1928 sessions
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1916

Hutto, J.B., 1926 -

 

See:Roots music : an American journey.


J

Jacobs, Marion Walter

 

See: Little Walter

Jacobs-Strain, David

 

Skin and bones.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5834

Stuck on the way back.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX10509

See also:Eugene blues [an anthology]

James, Clifton. [Drums]

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

James, Donto

 

Blues to the bone .
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

James, Elmore, 1918-1963.

 

The sky is crying: the history of Elmore James.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3566

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

James, Etta, 1938-

 

Blues to the bone .
PERFORMERS: Etta James, vocals; with instrumental ensemble (Donto James, drums, percussion; Sametto James, bass; Bobby Murray, Brian Ray, guitars; Josh Sklair, guitar, dobro; John "Juke" Logan, harmonica) and background vocalists.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

Let's roll .
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11128

See also: Chess rhythm & roll.

James, Sametto

 

Blues to the bone .
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

 

James, Skip, 1902-1969.

The complete early recordings of Skip James, 1930.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2903

Today.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2912

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Jefferson, Blind Lemon, 1897-1929.

 

Black snake moan.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2914

Blind Lemon Jefferson : king of the country blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A519

Blind Lemon Jefferson's penitentiary blues: Golden classics.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2909

Early blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1725

King of the country blues
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1919

See also: The Country blues and Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

The JiveMasters

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

Johnson, Big Jack

 

The oil man.
PERFORMERS:Jack Johnson, guitar and vocals ; Frank Frost, piano; Ernest Roy, drums ; Walter Roy, bass.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11578

See also:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Johnson, Blind Willie, d. 1949.

 

The complete Blind Willie Johnson
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2904

Praise God I'm satisfied
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1915

See also: The Country blues.

Johnson, Bunk, 1879-1949.

 

"The King of the Blues".
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1385

See also: Preachin' the Gospel: Holy Blues and the UO Jazz Discography

Johnson, Earnest [Double Bass]

 

West Side soul . (w/ Magic Sam.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Johnson, Jimmy

 

North//South
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4911

Johnson, Lonnie, 1899-1970.

 

Steppin' on the blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3551

See also: The Country blues . and The UO Jazz Discography under Johnson, Lonnie

Johnson, Robert, d. 1938.

 

Robert Johnson, king of the Delta blues singers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A499 v.1

Robert Johnson, the complete recordings.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2942

See also: The Country blues.; Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.; The Roots of Robert Johnson and The Story of the blues.

Jones, Bessie

 

See: Roots music : an American journey.

Jones, Eddie

 

See: Guitar Slim

Jones, Jo, 1911 -

 

Blues and folk songs. (w/John Sellers)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3485

Jones, Willie

 

Blues from the gutter
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11541

Jordan, Charley, 1890 - 1954

 

Charley Jordan, complete recorded works in chronological order.Volume 3, 31 October 1935 to 2 November 1937.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2906

K

 

Keb' Mo'

 

Keep it simple .
PERFORMERS: Songs; Keb' Mo' ; with acc. musicians.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11523

King, Albert, 1923-

 

Born under a bad sign.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2435

King of the blues guitar.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3559

See also:Texas Guitar from Dallas to L.A.

King, B. B., 1925 -

 

B. B. King live at the Regal.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3576

The best of B.B.King.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3796

The best of 1980-1990 (w / U2.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX4032

Blues is King.
PERFORMERS: B.B. King, guitar and vocals ; Kenneth Sands, trumpet ; Bobby Forte, tenor saxophone ; Duke Jethro, organ ; Louis Satterfield, bass ; Sonny Freeman, drums.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3494

Indianola Mississippi seeds.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2436

King of the blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3359

Take it home.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3814

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey. and Genius loves company.

King, Earl.

 

Those lonely, lonely nights
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1239

Trick Bag.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5350

King, Freddie, 1934 - 1976

 

See: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Koerner, John "Spider", 1938 -

 

See also: Koerner, Ray, and Glover and The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Koerner, Ray, and Glover

 

Blues, rags and hollers.
Performed by: "Spider" John Koerner, guitar, vocals; Dave "Snaker" Ray, guitar, vocals; Tony "Little Sun" Glover, harmonica, vocals.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3035

Kweskin, Jim.

 

Jim Kweskin and The Jug Band.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7536

Jug band music.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 2441

What ever happened to those good old days at Club Forty- Seven in Cambridge, Massachusetts with Jim Kweskin and his friends?????
PERFORMERS: Jimmy Kweskin with Fritz Richmond, jug and washtub bass.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 8722

L

 

Latarski, Don

 

See: UO Jazz Discography and Eugene blues [an anthology]

Lawhorn, Sammy.[Guitar]

 

Folk singer. (w/Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Leadbelly, 1885-1949.

 

Alabama bound.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2914

Leadbelly.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1351

Leadbelly.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A428

Leadbelly : includes legendary performances never before released.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2949

Leadbelly: Shout on.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3372

Leadbelly sings folk songs.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3366

Leadbelly sings play-party songs, vol. I & II.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1466

Leadbelly: [the Library of Congress recordings]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A429

Leadbelly's last sessions.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A288 v.1 & v.2

The legend of Leadbelly .
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2575

The Legendary Leadbelly.
DOUGLASSPHONODISC DMds 13682

Midnight special with Leadbelly.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1461

Play-parties sung by Leadbelly.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1466

Take this hammer.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3367

38 favorite American folk songs.
PERFORMERS: Sung by Woody Guthrie, Leadbelly, or Pete Seeger.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A637

See also: African American music: an introduction;  Esquire's classic Capitol jazz performances between 2 covers] and Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Leary, S. P.

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Ledbetter, Huddie William

 

See: Leadbelly

Lee, Sylvester "Sunshine"

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Lewis, Furry, 1893-1981

 

Shake 'em on down.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A445

See also: Blues masters: the essential blues collection, Volume 10, Blues roots. and The Country Blues

Lewis, Jimmy

 

So many roads.(w/John Hammond)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12693

Lincoln, Charley, 1900 - 1963

 

Charley Lincoln & Willie Baker : complete recorded works in chronological order 1927-1930.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2923

Little Milton, 1934 -

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Little Walter, 1930 - 1968

 

The essential Little Walter
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3666

His best .
PERFORMERS: Little Walter, harmonica and vocals; with instrumental acc.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11590

Superblues: Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters, Little Walter join forces.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2426

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey. and Wizards from the Southside

Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-

 

Otis Spann is the blues . (w/ Otis Spann.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11593

Steady rollin' man.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3545

See also: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi. and Blues routes

Logan, John "Juke"

 

Blues to the bone.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

Lowery, Ennis

 

Blues from the gutter
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11541

Luandrew, Albert

 

See: Sunnyland Slim

Lunn, Robert.

 

The original talking blues man : with jug and washboard band
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 2143

M

 

McCoy, Charlie, 1909 - 1950

 

Charlie McCoy: complete 1928-1932 recordings in chronological order.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2945

McCoy, Charlie, 1941-

 

Appalachian fever.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1327

Harpin' the blues
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1075

McDowell, "Mississippi" Fred, 1904 - 1972

 

Keep your lamp trimmed and burning.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3802

Mississippi delta blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 93

Mississippi Fred McDowell .
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13677

Shake 'em on down
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4755

You gotta move.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC COMPACT DISC CX2916

See also: The blues at Newport, 1964. ; Ken Burns Jazz: the Story of America's Music, The Newport folk festival, 1964: evening concerts, vol. 3. ; Traditional music at Newport, 1964. and Roots music : an American journey.

McFarland, Tom, 1945-

 

Travelin' with the blues
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4712

McGhee, Brownie, 1915 - 1996

 

Blues by Brownie McGhee.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1434

Brownie and Sonny.
PERFORMERS: Blues and gospel songs; Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry, accompanying themselves on the guitar and harmonica ; in part with Lightnin' Hopkins.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13676

First Meetin'. (w/ Lightnin' Hopkins)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6048

Midnight special.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A448

Sonny Terry's new sound; the jawharp in blues and folk music.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1599

Traditional blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A282

See also: The story of the blues and Folk festival at Newport : [vol.2]

McKinley, Morgan

 

See: Muddy Waters

McTell, Blind Willie, 1901 - 1959

 

Atlanta twelve string.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1634

The early years, 1927-1933
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5536

1927-1933 : the early years
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1937

Statesboro blues: the essential recordings of Blind Willie McTell.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2936

See also The Country Blues and The story of the blues

Madison, James.[Guitar]

 

Folk singer. (w/Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Maghett, Samuel

 

See: Magic Sam

Magic Sam, 1937 - 1969

 

Magic Sam live : at the Alex Club, 1963/64 ; at the Ann Arbor Blues Festival, 1969.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A496

West Side soul .
PERFORMERS: Magic Sam, vocals and guitar ; Magic Sam Blues Band (Magic Joe Young, guitar; Stockholm Slim, piano ; Earnest Johnson or Mack Thompson, bass ; Odie Payne or Odie Payne III, drums)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Magic Sam's Blues Band.

 

West Side soul . (w/ Magic Sam.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Magic Slim and the Teardrops.

 

Grand slam
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6107

Markstrom, Rick

 

Good times live!(w/the Vipers )
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5830

Marshall, Joe.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Marshall, Wendell.

 

Blues from the gutter
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11541

Precious memories; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Martin, Fiddlin' Joe, 1900-1975.

 

Son House.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11487

Maxwell Street Jimmy, 1925- 1999 (Jimmy Davis)

 

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3032

Mayall, John

 

Bare wires.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3797

Bluesbreakers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 611

Crossroads.(w/Eric Clapton)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX 230

Memories
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11519

New year, new band, new company
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11525

Primal solos.
PERFORMERS: Blues and rock music; John Mayall, vocals, organ, guitar; in part with Eric Clapton, Mick Taylor, or Jack Bruce, guitars; with assisting instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 14021

The turning point.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2092

See also Raw blues.

Mayfield, Percy, 1920 -

 

Percy Mayfield.
PERFORMERS: Percy Mayfield, vocals; with vocal and instrumental ensemble.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11544 v.2

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Memphis Horns

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Memphis Jug Band.

 

Memphis Jug Band.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1917

See also: The Country blues.

Memphis Minnie, 1896-1973.

 

Hoodoo lady (1933-1937).
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2928

See also: The story of the blues

Memphis Slim, 1915 -

 

Blues in the Mississippi night.
PERFORMERS: Full text of three-way conversations among Memphis Slim, Big Bill Broonzy, and Sonny Boy Williamson; and the singers' biographies by Matthew Barton.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2271

The Blues of Sonny Boy Williams.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1375

Memphis Slim & the real boogie-woogie.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3

Memphis Slim & the real honky tonk.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 4

Memphis Slim, volume II.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2242

Pete Seeger at the Village Gate. Vol. 2.
PERFORMERS: Folk songs; Pete Seeger with Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 2762

Raining the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A446

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Montgomery, Little Brother, 1906 -

 

See: Blues piano - Chicago, plus. and Urban Blues

Muddy Waters, 1915-

 

The Chess box.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1569

The Chess box / Muddy Waters.
PERFORMERS: Muddy Waters, vocals and guitar, in part with other musicians.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5165 v.1 - v.3 + text

The Complete Plantation recordings: the historic 1941-42 Library of Congress field recordings.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2907

Folk singer.
PERFORMERS: Muddy Waters, vocals and guitar ; Buddy Guy, guitar ; Willie Dixon, bass ; Clifton James, drums ; Otis Spann, piano ;James 'Pee Wee' Madison, guitar ; S.P. Leary, drums ; J.T. Brown, tenor sax and clarinet ; Sam Lawhorn, guitar ; James Cotton, harmonica ; Milton Rector, bass.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Hard again.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1446

Muddy and the Wolf / Muddy Waters and Howlin'Wolf.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 825

Muddy Waters.
PERFORMERS: Muddy Waters, vocal and guitar, with instrumental accompaniment.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11577

Muddy Waters at Newport
DOUGLASS PHONODISC COMPACT DISC CX3664

The super blues band.
Performers include: Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters [and] Bo Diddley.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2427

Superblues: Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters, Little Walter join forces.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2426

See also: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey. and Wizards from the Southside.

Murray, Bobby

 

Blues to the bone .
RCA Victor 82876-60644-2, p2004.
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

Musselwhite, Charlie, 1944 -

 

Blues from Chicago.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 11324

Chicago /the blues /today! vol. 3 .
PERFORMERS: Johnny Young's South Side Band; Johnny Shines Blues Band; Big Walter Horton's Blues Harp Band (featuring Memphis Charlie Musselwhite)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12690

So many roads. (w/John Hammond)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12693

Stand Back!: Here Comes Charley Musselwhite's South Side Band.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 10886

N

 

Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967.

 

Robert Nighthawk with Johnny Young, John Wrencher; Houston Stackhouse with Robert Nighthawk, Peck Curtis.
PERFORMERS: Robert Nighthawk Trio: Robert Nighthawk, vocal , guitar; John Wrencher, harmonica; Johnny Young, guitar, vocal; Houston Stackhouse Trio: Houston Stackhouse, vocal, guitar; Robert Nighthawk, guitar; James "Peck" Curtis, drums.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11538

See also: Modern Chicago blues. and Roots music : an American journey.

O

 

Obrecht, Reggie.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Odetta, 1930-

 

Lookin for a home: thanks to Leadbelly.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX9550

Odetta at Carnegie Hall.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 1219

Odetta sings .
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7119

See also: Folk festival at Newport: [vol.2]

Olem Alves Band

 

See:Eugene blues [anthology]

Otis, Johnny, 1921-

 

For another site, see www.johnny otisworld.com/index.html

The Complete Savoy recordings(w/ "Little Esther" Phillips)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A521

The Original Johnny Otis show
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1500 v.1 & 2

P

 

Page, Walter, 1900 - 1957

 

Blues and folk songs.
PERFORMERS: John Sellers, Walter Page, bass, and Jo Jones, drums.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3485

See also: The UO Jazz Discography

Parker, Junior

 

See: Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Patton, Charley, 1887-1934.

 

Charley Patton, founder of the Delta blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1914

Screamin' and hollerin' the blues /by the Masked Marvel [i.e. Charley Patton]
PERFORMERS: Featuring music by Charley Patton and others, performed by him accompanying himself on guitar in part with other musicians, or sung and played by other musicians, in part accompanied by Patton.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX10688

The voice of the Delta: the complete Paramounts.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2937

See also: Masters of the Delta blues: the friends of Charlie Patton.

Paul Butterfield Blues Band.

 

East-West.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6026

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3569

Woodstock
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A512

Paul Delay Blues Band

 

Teasin'.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6333

Payne, Odie [Drums]

 

West Side soul. (w/Magic Sam)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Payne, Odie, III [Drums]

 

West Side soul . (w/Magic Sam)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Peebles, Ann

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Phelps, Arthur

 

See: Blind Blake

Phillips, "Little" Esther, 1935-1984.

 

The complete Savoy recordings of "Little Esther" Phillips.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A521

Pierce, Nat.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Professor Longhair, 1918-1980.

 

For a web site on Professor Longhair, see http://www.coldbacon.com/music/fess.html

Crawfish fiesta
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3788

Live on the Queen Mary.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 340

New Orleans piano.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1635

Q

 

Queen Bee

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

Quinichette, Paul.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

R

 

Rainey, Ma, 1886-1939.

 

The Immortal Ma Rainey; [first of the great blues singers].
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 622

Ma Rainey's black bottom.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 886

Raitt, Bonnie

 

See: Genius Loves Company

Rawls, Lou, 1935 -

 

Black and blue.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3649

Come on in, Mister Blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13926

See also: Hip holidays and The UO Gospel Music Discography.

Ray, Brian

 

Blues to the bone .
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

Ray, Dave.

 

See: Koerner, Ray, and Glover

Rector, Milton.

 

Folk singer. (w/ Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Redding, Otis, d. 1967.

 

The dock of the bay
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2316

History of Otis Redding .
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4759

See also: The sound of soul, 1965-1966

Redmond, Eugene

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Reed, Jimmy, 1925 - 1976

 

The best of Jimmy Reed
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1052

Cold chills.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 164

Scott Cushnie
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5839

Wailin' the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3792

Revelators

 

Go Ducks go.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5794

Great to be alive.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5817

Preach the blues.
PERFORMERS: the Revelators (David Peterson, Rick Markstrom, John Swan, Gus Russell, Jim "Smitty" Green)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5818

Richardson, Jerome.

 

Precious memoriess; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Rico, J.C.

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

Robert Cray Band.

 

Strong persuader .
PERFORMERS: Robert Cray Band.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11539

Robert Nighthawk Trio.

 

Robert Nighthawk with Johnny Young, John Wrencher ; Houston Stackhouse with Robert Nighthawk, Peck Curtis.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11538

Robinson, Fenton.

 

Somebody loan me a dime.
PERFORMERS: Fenton Robinson, guitar and vocals, with assisting instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11561

Rubinstein, Mike.

 

See: The Deb Cleveland Band

Rue de Blues

 

See : UO Jazz Discography and Eugene blues [an anthology]

Rush, Otis.

 

Right place, wrong time.
PERFORMERS: Otis Rush, vocals and guitar, with instrumental ensemble.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11562

Rushing, Jimmy, 1903 - 1972

 

For another web site, see www.jimmyrushing.com

The Essential Jimmy Rushing.
PHONODISC DMds A1359

Listen to the blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5126

See also: The UO Jazz Discography

Russo, Mike.

 

Mike Russo
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5939

Ryan, Walker T

 

See:Eugene blues [an anthology]

S

 

Sain, Oliver

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Seals, Son (Frank), 1942 -

 

Midnight son.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX 3547

Sellers, John B. "Brother", 1924-

 

Blues and folk songs.
PERFORMERS: John Sellers, vocals; with Sonny Terry, harmonica; Charles Thompson, piano, Ruby Braff, trumpet, Johnny Johns and Freddie Greene, guitars, Walter Page, bass, and Jo Jones, drums.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3485

Shaw, Joan (aka: Salena Jones)

 

See: Singin' the Blues

Shibab, Sahib.

 

Precious memories ; Laverne Baker sings Bessie Smith .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11550

Shines, Johnny, 1915 -

 

Chicago / the blues / today! vol. 3.
PERFORMERS: Johnny Young's South Side Band; Johnny Shines Blues Band; Big Walter Horton's Blues Harp Band (featuring Memphis Charlie Musselwhite)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12690

See also: The story of the blues.

Short, J.D., 1902 - 1962

 

Delta blues . (w / Son House)
DOUGLASS CASSETTE KIT 343M

See also: Blues masters: the essential blues collection, Volume 10, Blues roots.

Siegel-Schwall Band.

 

Shake.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 8802

The Siegel-Schwall Band.
PERFORMERS: Blues by the Siegel-Schwall Band (Corky Siegel, Jim Schwall, Jos Davidson, Russ Chadwick)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 10885

Silvermoon, Jon

 

Good times live!(w/the Vipers )
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5830

Sklair, Joshua

 

Blues to the bone .
Doug Circ COMPACT DISC CX11502

Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937.

 

Bessie Smith
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A826

Bessie Smith, the Complete Recordings.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2040 v.1-4

Bessie Smith: the world's greatest blues singer.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A360

Smith, Clarence

 

See:Smith, Pine Top

Smith, George

 

See: Harmonica George

Smith, James Oscar (Jimmy), 1925-

 

Midnight special.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2420

See also:UO Jazz Discography

Smith, Mamie, 1883 - 1946

 

See: Women of the Blues and Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Smith, Pine Top, 1904 - 1920

 

See also:African American music: an introduction.

Smith, Trixie, 1895 - 1943

 

The essential Sidney Bechet. Vol. 2: Really the blues : 1932-1938.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1590

Soul Asylum

 

Grave dancers union.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2220

See also: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Soul Rebels

 

See: The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Sounds of Blackness

 

Rural renewal.(w/ the Crusaders.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11355

See also:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Spann, Otis, 1930 - 1970

 

Bluesbreakers.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 611

Folk singer.(w/Muddy Waters)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11558

Otis Spann is the blues .
PERFORMERS: Otis Spann, piano and vocals ; Robert Lockwood, Jr., guitar and vocals.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11593

See also: Raw blues. and The story of the blues

Spivey, Victoria

 

Songs we taught your mother.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6340

See also: Women of the blues. and Better boot that thing: great women blues singers of the 1920's.

Stackhouse, Houston, 1910-1980.

 

Robert Nighthawk with Johnny Young, John Wrencher ; Houston Stackhouse with Robert Nighthawk, Peck Curtis.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11538

Stockholm Slim [Piano]

 

West Side soul . (w/ Magic Sam.)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11584

Stokes, Frank.

 

Frank Stokes, creator of the Memphis blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2930

Sumlin, Hubert, 1931

 

Blues with the girls
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX914

Sunnyland Slim, 1907-

 

See:Chicago ain't nothin' but a blues band.

Sykes, Roosevelt, 1906 -

 

Complete recorded works in chronological order, volume 7, 27 February 1941 to 15 December 1944
PERFORMERS: Roosevelt Sykes, piano, vocals ; with supporting musicians including Sidney Catlett, drums ; Ted Summitt, guitar ; Armand 'Jump' Jackson, drums ; others.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX4186

See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey. and Urban blues.

T

 

Taj Mahal

 

Giant step ; De ole folks at home
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1687

Sounder : original sound track recording
Songs and music by Taj Mahal.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2692

Taj Mahal, makin' people happy.
PERFORMERS: Presents a profile of singer, songwriter, musician Taj Mahal, who has preserved and promoted the diversity of Black music around the world. In this interview, he performs and tells of his dedication to "makin' people happy and sendin' them home satisfied."
DOUGLASS CASSETTE 1257M

Tampa Red, 1904-1981.

 

Bottleneck guitar 1928-1937.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2915

Taylor, Hound Dog, 1917 - 1975

 

Beware of the dog
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3840

Hound Dog Taylor.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3886

Natural boogie
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 3893

See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Taylor, Koko, 1935 -

 

I got what it takes .
PERFORMERS: Blues; sung by Koko Taylor, with instrumental ensemble.
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Taylor, Mick

 

Primal solos. (w/ John Mayall)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 14021

See also: UO Jazz Discography

Taylor, Otis.

 

White African.
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Taylor, Theodore

 

See: Taylor, Hound Dog

Terry, Sonny, 1911 -

 

Blues and folk songs.
PERFORMERS: John Sellers, vocals; with Sonny Terry, harmonica; Charles Thompson, piano, Ruby Braff, trumpet, Johnny Johns and Freddie Greene, guitars, Walter Page, bass, and Jo Jones, drums.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3485

Brownie and Sonny.
PERFORMERS: Blues and gospel songs; Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry, accompanying themselves on the guitar and harmonica ; in part with Lightnin' Hopkins.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 13676

First meetin'.
PERFORMERS: Featuring Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Big Joe Williams, guitars; Sonny Terry, harmonica.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6048

The legend of Leadbelly.
PERFORMERS: Leadbelly, singer ; Josh White, Sonny Terry, guest artists.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2575

Midnight special.
With Brownie McGhee.
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On the road.
PERFORMERS: Blues songs; Sonny Terry, J. C. Burris on harmonica and Sticks McGhee on guitar.
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Pete Seeger and Sonny Terry.
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Sonny Terry's new sound; the jawharp in blues and folk music.
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See also: Esquire's World of jazz [24 classic Capitol jazz performances between 2 covers] ; Folk festival at Newport: [vol.2] ; From spirituals to swing ; and The story of the blues

Thomas, Henry, 1874 - ?

 

Texas worried blues: complete recorded works, 1927-1929.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2917

Thomas, Irma, 1941 -

 

See:The Mississippi, river of song : a musical journey down the Mississippi.

Thompson, Mack [Double Bass]

 

West Side soul . (w/ Magic Sam.)
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Thornton, Big Mama, 1926 -

 

Hound dog: the Peacock recordings.
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See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Turner, B.K. "Babe"

 

See: Black Ace

Turner, Big Joe, 1911- 1985

 

Have no fear, Joe Turner is here
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See also The story of the blues and the UO Jazz Discography

Turner, Othar

 

See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

V

 

Van Duser, Guy

 

Raisin' the rent.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4793

Van Ronk, Dave, 1936 -

 

See:Roots music : an American journey.

Van Zandt, Townes.

 

Live at the Old Quarter, Houston, Texas.1971-1980.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1847

Vaughan, Stevie Ray, 1954 - 1990

 

The sky is crying.
Performed by: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble.
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Vinson, Eddie. "Cleanhead", 1917 -

 

Kidney stew is fine.
Performers: Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson, voice and alto saxophone; Jay McShann, piano; T-Bone Walker, guitar.
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See also:UO Jazz Discography

Vintage Blues Band

 

It ain't for the money.
PERFORMERS: Performed by the Vintage Blues Band (Micheal Droz, guitar, vocals; Palmer Utterback, harmonica, vocals ; Jeff Ray, guitar, vocals; Pete "the beat" Burger, drums)
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See also:Eugene blues [an anthology]

The Vipers

 

Good times live!
PERFORMERS: Performed by the Vipers (Eagle Park Slim, Jon Silvermoon, Todd Barnes, Rick Markstrom, John Ward)
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Venom.
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See also:Eugene blues [an anthology]

W

 

Waits, Tom, 1949 -

 

Beautiful maladies.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX4152

The black rider .
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX10092

Bone machine.
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Frank's wild years: un operachi romantico in two acts .
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Go tell it on the mountain. (w/ The Blind Boys of Alabama.)
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Hollywood madness . (w/ Richie Cole.)
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Mule variations.
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Swordfishtrombones.
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Sylvia Plachy's unguided tour [music by Tom Waits]
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Walker, "Blind" Willie, 1896-1933.

 

See:East Coast blues, 1926-1935.

Walker, Junior

 

Junior Walker & the All Stars Anthology.
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Walker, T-Bone, 1910-1975.

 

The complete Capitol/Black & White recordings.
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The complete Imperial recordings, 1950-1954.
PERFORMERS: T-Bone Walker, vocals, guitar.
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See also: Texas guitar from Dallas to L.A. and the UO Jazz Discography

Ward, John

 

Good times live! (w/ the Vipers )
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Washboard Sam, 1910 - 1966

 

The complete Bukka White.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2931

Rockin' my blues away.
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See also:The Country blues

Washington, Dinah, 1924 - 1963

 

See:UO Jazz Discography

Washington, Walter "Wolfman"

 

See:Roots music : an American journey.

Waters, Ethel, 1896 - 1977

 

See: UO Jazz Discography

Watson, Doc.

 

The Essential Doc Watson.
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Pickin' the blues
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6155

Weaver, Curley, 1906-1962

 

Chocolate to the bone (w/ Barbecue Bob).
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1927 - 1933: The Early Years (w/ Blind Willie McTell)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX1937

Weissbarth, Marty.

 

See: The Deb Cleveland Band

Wells, Junior, 1934-

 

Hoodoo man blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3546

It's my life, baby.
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Wheatstraw, Peetie.

 

See The story of the blues

Wheeler, Tom.

 

See: The Deb Cleveland Band

White, Bukka (Booker T.), 1906-1977

 

The complete Bukka White.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2931

Mississippi blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1122

See also: The Country blues and The story of the blues

White, Josh.

 

The Beginning.
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The Legend of Leadbelly.
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Spirituals & blues.
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See also: Preachin' the Gospel: Holy blues.

White, Lenny

 

See: The UO Jazz Discography

Whittaker, Hudson

 

See: Tampa Red

Wilkins, Robert, 1896-

 

The original Rolling stone
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See also: The blues at Newport, 1964. and Traditional music at Newport, 1964.

Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982.

 

Back to the country.
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First Meetin'. (w/ Lightnin' Hopkins)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 6048

See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey. and The story of the blues

Williams, Claude, 1908 -

 

See: Blues routes

Williams, Jo Jo, 1920 -

 

See: Chicago ain't nothin' but a blues band.

Williams, Leroy.

 

Son House.
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Williams, Robert Pete, 1914-1980

 

Free again.
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Rural blues.
With Blind Snooks Eaglin
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See also:The blues at Newport, 1964.;Blues masters: the essential blues collection,Volume 10, Blues roots.; and
Traditional music at Newport, 1964.

Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1910-1965.

 

Blues in the Mississippi night.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2271

The blues of Sonny Boy Williamsson
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The essential Sonny Boy Williamson.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX3579

See also The story of the blues and Wizards from the Southside

Wilson, Al, 1943-1970.

 

The original delta blues . (w/ Son House.)
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Son House.
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Wilson, Edith (Aunt Jemima), 1906 -

 

Souvenirs of Hot chocolates.
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Winter, Johnny, 1944-

 

Hard again.(w/Muddy Waters)
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John Dawson Winter III.
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See also:Martin Scorsese presents The blues: a musical journey.

Witherspoon, Jimmy, 1923 -

 

Jimmy Witherspoon sings the blues with Panama Francis and the Savoy Sultans.
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The Spoon concerts.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A449

Witherspoon at Monterey
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Wrencher, Big John, 1923- 1977

 

See:Modern Chicago blues

Y

 

Yancey, Estella (Mama), 1896 -

 

Chicago piano. Volume 1 .
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Yancey, Jimmy, 1894?-1951.

 

Chicago piano.
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Chicago piano. Volume 1
PERFORMERS: Blues; Mama Yancey, vocals ; Jimmy Yancey, piano.
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See also: Blues routes ; Boogie Woogie Revisited; and
The story of the blues

Young, Johnny, 1918-1974

 

Chicago / the blues / today! vol. 3.
PERFORMERS: Johnny Young's South Side Band; Johnny Shines Blues Band; Big Walter Horton's Blues Harp Band (featuring Memphis Charlie Musselwhite)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12690

See also:Modern Chicago blues.

Young, Magic Joe [Guitar]

 

West Side soul . (w/ Magic Sam.)
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Z

 

Zydeblue

 

Pick up some heat.
PERFORMERS: Performed by Zydeblue (Arne Olsen, Brian Chevalier, C.W. Schwartz, John Polese, Pete Burger)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX5813

See also:Eugene blues [an anthology]


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