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Format: Vinyl
Label: WORLD MUSIC NETWORK
Rel. Date: 08/25/2023
UPC: 605633141740

Rough Guide To Delta Blues 2 / Various
Artist: Rough Guide To Delta Blues 2 / Various
Format: Vinyl

DISC: 1

1. Bukka White: District Attorney Blues (1940)
2. Joe Callicott: Fare Thee Well Blues (1930)
3. Skip James: Cherry Ball Blues (1931)
4. Big Joe Williams: Little Leg Woman (1935)
5. Willie "Poor Boy" Lofton: It's Killin' Me (1934)
6. Willie Brown: Future Blues (1930)
7. Sonny Boy Nelson: Pony Blues (1936)
8. Mattie Delaney: Down the Big Road Blues (1930)
9. Charley Patton: Shake It and Break It (But Don't Let It Fall Mama) (1930)
10. Memphis Minnie ; Kansas Joe: Can I Do It for You? - Part 1 (1930)
11. Son House: Dry Spell Blues - Part 1 (1930)
12. Tommy Johnson: Maggie Campbell Blues (1928)
13. Ishman Bracey: Saturday Blues (1928)

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The origins of the Mississippi Delta blues are as deep and wide as the river itself. From the towering influence of Charley Patton and Son House to lesser-known artists shrouded in mystery, these seminal recordings helped lay the foundations for the electric blues and rock explosion to come.