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2016 archive release. Singer/Guitarist Brownie McGhee and his life-long musical partner, blind harp-man, Sonny Terry are best known as champions of the "Piedmont"-style blues pioneered by artists such as Blind Blake, Blind Willie McTell and Blind Boy Fuller. In the 1960s, they became icons of the folk-blues revival. The recording presented here however showcase a different chapter of the story. This is a collection of raw and rocking jump blues cut between 1947 and 1955 for juke boxes in black beer joints and dancehalls by the New Jersey-based Savoy Record company. Essential blues recordings from two of the genres' most revered artists.
2016 archive release. Singer/Guitarist Brownie McGhee and his life-long musical partner, blind harp-man, Sonny Terry are best known as champions of the "Piedmont"-style blues pioneered by artists such as Blind Blake, Blind Willie McTell and Blind Boy Fuller. In the 1960s, they became icons of the folk-blues revival. The recording presented here however showcase a different chapter of the story. This is a collection of raw and rocking jump blues cut between 1947 and 1955 for juke boxes in black beer joints and dancehalls by the New Jersey-based Savoy Record company. Essential blues recordings from two of the genres' most revered artists.
084721250722
Back Country Blues: 1947-55 Savoy Recordings [Digipak]
Artist: Brownie Mcghee
Format: CD
New: Available In Store $13.97
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Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. When It's Love Time
2. Diamond Ring
3. Auto Mechanic Blues
4. My Fault
5. Gone, Baby, Gone
6. Bottom Blues
7. I Was Fooled
8. Dissatisfied Blues
9. Sweet Baby Blues 1
10. C.C. Baby (You Started It Baby) 1
11. Don't Mistake Me 1
12. Poor Boy Blues 1
13. Four O'Clock in the Morning 1
14. Robbie-Doby Boogie 1
15. It Hurts Me Too 1
16. So Much Trouble 1
17. My Fault (No.2) 1
18. Bad Nerves 1
19. Love's a Disease 2
20. Contact Me 2
21. Brownie's New Worried Life Blues 2
22. True Blues 2
23. Yellow Moon 2
24. I'd Love to Love You 2
25. My Consolation 2
26. My Other Home 2
27. Anna Mae

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2016 archive release. Singer/Guitarist Brownie McGhee and his life-long musical partner, blind harp-man, Sonny Terry are best known as champions of the "Piedmont"-style blues pioneered by artists such as Blind Blake, Blind Willie McTell and Blind Boy Fuller. In the 1960s, they became icons of the folk-blues revival. The recording presented here however showcase a different chapter of the story. This is a collection of raw and rocking jump blues cut between 1947 and 1955 for juke boxes in black beer joints and dancehalls by the New Jersey-based Savoy Record company. Essential blues recordings from two of the genres' most revered artists.
        
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