Eddie Boyd
b. November 25, 1914 on Stovall's Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi
d. July 13, 1994 in Helsinki, Finland

discography
E D D I E   B O Y D; from front cover of Storyville SLP 268
source: front cover of Storyville SLP 268

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Eddie Boyd 78 rpm / 45 rpm / LPs / CDs
#year
of release
titlelabel # / notes
11947Little Eddie Boyd with J.T. Brown's Boogie Band

- I Had To Let Her Go (D7VB 389)
- Kilroy Won't Be Back (D7VB 390)

rec. April 3, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc; Howard Dixon, as; J.T. Brown, ts; James Clark, p; Lonnie Graham, g; Willie Dixon, b
10 inch 78 rpm



RCA Victor 20-2311
1a1947Big Maceo

- My Own Troubles (D5AB 319) #
- I Lost My Little Woman (D7VB 341) *

# rec. February 26, 1945 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc, p; Tampa Red, g; Melvin Draper, dr

* rec. February 27, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc; Eddie Boyd, p; Tampa Red, g; Ernest "Big" Crawford, b; Charles Sanders, dr

RCA Victor 20-2353
1b1947Big Maceo

- I'm So Worried (D5AB 317) #
- It's All Over Now (D7VB 340) *

# rec. February 26, 1945 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc, p; Tampa Red, g; Melvin Draper, dr

* rec. February 27, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc; Eddie Boyd, p; Tampa Red, g; Ernest "Big" Crawford, b; Charles Sanders, dr

RCA Victor 20-2505
21947Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band

- You Got To Leave That Gal (D7VB 1021)
- Unfair Lovers (D7VB 1023)

rec. September 16, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Oett "Sax" Mallard, as; Bill Casimir, ts; Ellsworth L. Liggett, b; Booker T. Washington,dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 20-2555
2a1947Big Maceo

- Broke And Hungry Blues (D7VB 338) *
- Kid Man Blues (D5AB 316) #

# rec. February 26, 1945 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc, p; Tampa Red, g; Melvin Draper, dr

* rec. February 27, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc; Eddie Boyd, p; Tampa Red, g; Ernest "Big" Crawford, b; Charles Sanders, dr

RCA Victor 20-2687
31948Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band

- Rosa Lee Swing (D7VB 1022) #
- Blue Monday Blues (D7VB 1024) *

rec. September 16, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Oett "Sax" Mallard, # cl, * as; Bill Casimir, ts; Ellsworth L. Liggett, b; Booker T. Washington,dr
10 inch 78 rpm



RCA Victor 20-2703
3a1947Big Maceo

- Chicago Breakdown (D5AB 1207) #
- If You Ever Change Your Ways (D7VB 339) *

# rec. February 26, 1945 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc, p; Tampa Red, g; Melvin Draper, dr

* rec. February 27, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Big Maceo, voc; Eddie Boyd, p; Tampa Red, g; Ernest "Big" Crawford, b; Charles Sanders, dr

RCA Victor 20-2910
41948Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band

- Getting My Divorce (D7VB 1112)
- Playmate Shuffle (D7VB 1110)

rec. October 28, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Oett "Sax" Mallard, as; Bill Casimir, ts; Ellsworth L. Liggett, b; Booker T. Washington, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 20-2920
51948Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band

- Why Did She Leave Me (D7VB 1109)
- Mr. Highway Man (D7VB 1111) #

rec. October 28, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Oett "Sax" Mallard, cl, # as; Bill Casimir, ts; Ellsworth L. Liggett, b; Booker T. Washington, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 20-3058
61948Illinois Jacquet and his Orchestra / Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band

Illinois Jacquet and his Orchestra
- Mutton Leg *

Little Eddie Boyd and his Boogie Band
- Why Did She Leave Me (D7VB 1109) #

* rec. December 19, 1947; Illinois Jacquet, ts; Russell Jacquet, Joe Newman, tr; J.J. Johnson, tr; Leo Parker, bs; Sir Charles Thompson, p; John Collins, g; Al Lucas, b; Shadow Wilson, dr

# rec. October 28, 1947 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Oett "Sax" Mallard, cl; Bill Casimir, ts; Ellsworth L. Liggett, b; Booker T. Washington, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 20-3060
71949Little Eddie Boyd's Trio

- Baby What's Wrong With You (D8V8 3261)
- Eddie's Blues (instr.) (D8V8 3263)

rec. December 24, 1948 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Willie Lacey, g; Ransom Knowling, b; Judge Riley, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 22-0002
81949Little Eddie Boyd's Trio

- What Makes These Things Happen To Me (D8V8 320)
- Chicago Is Just That Way (D8V8 3262)

rec. December 24, 1948 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Willie Lacey, g; Ransom Knowling, b; Judge Riley, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

RCA Victor 22-0022

7 inch 45 rpm
= RCA Victor 50-0006

   

- Baby Come Back To Me (D9VB 1097)
- I Can Trust My Baby (D9VB 1098) #
- Down Beat Rhythm (D9VB 1099) #
- Something Good Will Come To Me (D9VB 1100) #

rec. June 29, 1949 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Sam Casimir, g; Ransom Knowling, b
RCA Victor unissued

# EPM CD 160002

91950EDDIE BOYD

- Why Don't You Be Wise Baby (R1326)
- I Gotta Find My Baby (R1327) #

rec. poss. July 1950 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; tp; Bill Casimir, ts; Sam Casimir, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Judge Riley, dr
10 inch 78 rpm

Regal 3305

# Herald 406 (1953)

106/1952EDDIE BOYD TRIO

- It's Miserable To Be Alone (A)
- I'm Pleading (B) #

rec. June 30, 1951 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; L.C. McKinley, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr; # added June 19, 1952 (on J.O.B. 1009 only): Ernest Cotton, ts
10 inch 78 rpm

J.O.B 1005

= J.O.B. 1009 (3/1953)
(overdubbed ts)

   

- Hard Headed Woman (MRS39141) #
- Blue Coat Man (MRS39142) []
- Blue Coat Man (MRS39143)

rec. June 30, 1951 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; L.C. McKinley, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr; # Ernest Cotton, ts (added June 19, 1952)
J.O.B unissued

# Juke Joint LP 1501
Flyright LP 585


[] P-Vine 9040
Delmark DE 717

117/1952EDDIE BOYD Sings and Plays

- Five Long Years (50-181)
- Blue Coat Man (50-182-2)

rec. May 30 or June 19, 1952 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ernest Cotton, ts [added June 19, 1952]; L.C. McKinley, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr







J.O.B 1007
121952Eddie Boyd & his Orchestra

- Cool Kind Treatment (C4311)
- Rosa Lee Swing (C4313)

rec. c.August, 1952 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1523
131953EDDIE BOYD and HIS ORCHESTRA

- Lonesome For My Baby (I Gotta Find My Baby) (H1016)
- I'm Goin' Downtown ((H1017)

rec. poss. July 1950 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; tp; Bill Casimir, ts; Sam Casimir, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Judge Riley, dr

Herald 406
142/1953EDDIE BOYD

- 24 Hours (U7486)
- The Tickler (U7489)

rec. October 10, 1952 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;



Chess 1533
153/1953EDDIE BOYD TRIO

- It's Miserable To Be Alone (A)
- I'm Pleading (B) #

rec. June 30, 1951 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; L.C. McKinley, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr; # Ernest Cotton, ts (added June 19, 1952)
J.O.B. 1005

J.O.B. 1009
166/1953EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- Third Degree (U4374)
- Back Beat (U4376)

rec. c.May 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; "Little Sax" Crowder, ts; Lee Cooper, g; Willie Dixon, b; Percy Walker, dr



Chess 1541
1710/1953EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- That's When I Miss You So (U4373) #
- Tortured Soul (U7558) *

# rec. c.May 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p

* rec. September 24, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1552
181/1954Eddie Boyd

- Nothing But Trouble (U7578)
- Picture In The Frame (U7577)

rec. November 9, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Ellis Hunter, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

Chess 1561
196/1954EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- Hush Baby, Don't You Cry (U7561)#
- Came Home This Morning (U7576) *

# rec. September 24, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p

* rec. November 9, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Ellis Hunter, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

Chess 1573
208/1954EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- Driftin' (U7667) #
- Rattin' And Running Around (U7559) *

# rec. May 28, 1954 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Lee Cooper, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

* rec. September 24, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1576
2111/1954EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- The Story Of Bill (7735)
- Please Help Me (7737)

rec. September 24, 1954 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Lee Cooper, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

Chess 1582
224/1955EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- The Nightmare Is Over (U7665) #
- Real Good Feeling (7808) *

# rec. May 28, 1954 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Lee Cooper, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

* rec. March 10, 1955 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; tp; Lee Cooper, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr

Chess 1595
238/1955Eddie Boyd

- I'm A Prisoner (7894)
- I've Been Deceived (7895)

rec. August 12, 1955 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1606
241956EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- Life Gets To Be A Burden (8023)
- Don't (8022)

rec. March 9, 1956 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1621
251956EDDIE BOYD and his Chess Men

- Four Leaf Clover (U4375) #
- Just A Fool (U7560) *

# rec. c.May 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

* rec. September 24, 1953 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1634
261957EDDIE BOYD

- I Got A Woman (8472)
- Hotel Blues (473)

rec. March 27, 1957 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;



Chess 1660
271957EDDIE BOYD

- I Got The Blues (U7666) #
- She's The One (8553) *

# rec. May 28, 1954 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Purcell Brockenburgh, ts; Lee Cooper, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Percy Walker, dr
* rec. 1957 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p;

Chess 1674
281958EDDIE BOYD

- I Love You (U5172)
- Save Her Doctor (U5173)

rec. May 1958 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Eddie King Milton, g; Willie Jones, b; Chick Evans, dr; voc group



J.O.B. 1114
291958EDDIE BOYD

- Five Long Years (J09W 1399) #
- 24 Hours Of Fear (J09W 1400) *

rec. May 1958 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; # Willie Cobbs, hca; Eddie King Milton, g; Willie Jones, b; Chick Evans, dr; * voc group



Oriole 1316/1317
301959EDDIE BOYD

- I'm Commin' Home [sic] (A)
- Thank You Baby (B)

rec. c.September 1959 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ronald Wilson, ts; Robert Lockwood Jr., g; Bob Carter, b; Sonny Allen, dr

Bea & Baby 101
311959EDDIE BOYD

- Blue Monday Blues (A)
- The Blues Is Here To Stay (B)

rec. c.September 1959 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ronald Wilson, ts; Robert Lockwood Jr., g; Bob Carter, b; Sonny Allen, dr

Bea & Baby 107
321959EDDIE BOYD

Bea & Baby 108
EDDIE BOYD
- Come Home! (A)
- You've Got To Reap! (B)

Key Hole 107
EDDIE BOYD & THE DAYLIGHTERS
- Come On Home (A) #
- Reap What You Sow (B) #

rec. c.September 1959 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ronald Wilson, ts; Robert Lockwood Jr., g; Bob Carter, b; Sonny Allen, dr; # The Daylighters, voc group [overdubbed on Key Hole 107]; Key Hole 107 prod. by Christine Ketrell [sic]

Bea & Baby 108


(=) Key Hole 107 (1959)

331959EDDIE BOYD

- All The Way (A)
- Where You Belong (B)

rec. November 1959 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; tp; saxes;g; b; dr

Key Hole 114
341959Walkin' By Myself
and other blues hits of the past

Eddie Boyd
- 24 Hours
Washboard Sam
- Diggin' My Potatoes
Memphis Slim
- Mother Earth
Jimmy Rogers
- Walking By Myself
Memphis Slim
- Guess I'm A Fool
Floyd Jones
- Dark Road

Roscoe Gordon
- Booted

Eddie Boyd
- Third Degree
Jimmy Rogers
- The World's In A Tangle
Lulu Reed
- Anything To Say You're Mine
Jimmy Rogers
- That's Alright


cover by Don Bronstein

Chess LP 1446 (US)

= PYE International
NPL 28041 (UK 1964)

351961EDDIE BOYD

- Vacation From The Blues (A117)
- I Cry (D120)

rec. April 27, 1961 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Jarret Gibson, Jay Peters Jr, ts; Eugene Pearson, Robert Lockwood Jr., g; Jump Jackson, dr

La Salle 503
   

- Got A Woman In New Orleans
- Hello Baby

rec. April 27, 1961 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Jarret Gibson, Jay Peters Jr, ts; Eugene Pearson, Robert Lockwood Jr., g; Jump Jackson, dr
La Salle unissued
361961EDDIE BOYD

- Vacation From The Blues (M16)
- It's Too Bad (M17)

rec. 1961 in Memphis, Ten.; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Rico Collins, ts; Sammy Lawhorn, g; Willie Cobbs, b; Wilbert Harris or Richard Robinson, dr

Mojo 2167
371962EDDIE BOYD with Bobby Geddins Jr.'s Band

- Operator (XX)
- I'm Coming Home (X) #

rec. 1962 in Oakland; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; # tp; # as; ts; bs; g; b; dr; # 2nd voc

Art-Tone 832
381962EDDIE BOYD with Bobby Geddins Jr.'s Band

- Ten-To-One (AT 834XX)
- Come On (AT 834X))

rec. 1962 in Oakland; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; ts; bs; Bobby Geddins Jr., org; g; b; dr

Push 1050
391962Eddie Boyd Blues Combo: BOYDS BLUES

- Nothing But Trouble
- Her Picture In The Frame

- Five Long Years
- Stroller (instr.)

rec. October 15, 1960 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Eugene Pearson, g; Robert Lockwood Jr., b [?]; Jump Jackson, dr

cover design by John Marshall

7 inch EP
notes by B. Palmer


click to read notes !

click to enlarge !
Esquire EP 247 (UK)
[Carlo Krahmer's label]
   

- La Salle Street Breakdown
- Lonely Man

rec. October 15, 1960 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Eugene Pearson, Robert Loockwood Jr., g; Jump Jackson, dr
Esquire unissued
401964EDDIE BOYD

- Empty Arms (3220) #
- Early Grave (3219) *

# rec. September 1963 in Big Spring, Tx.; Eddie Boyd, voc; as; ts; g; b; dr (The Strojers)

* rec. 1964 in Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, org; ts; g; b; dr

Palos 1206
411964The Blues Volume 4

Billy Stewart
- Billy's Blues part 2
Little Walter
- Last Night
Lowell Fulson
- Trouble Trouble
Larry Williams
- My Baby's Got Soul

Eddie Boyd
- Third Degree
Willie Mabon & His Combo
- I Don't Know

Betty James
- I'm A Little Mixed Up
Muddy Waters
- She's 19 Years Old
T.V. Slim
- Flat Foot Sam
Little Walter
- Boom Boom
Memphis Slim & House Rockers
- I Guess I'm A Fool
John Lee Hooker
- Leave My Wife Alone
notes by Joe Segal

Argo 4042 (US)

notes by Joe Segal


click to read notes !
= Chess CRL 4003
(UK 1964)


= Chess/MCA CH/CHD-
9220 (1990)

421965Eddie Boyd / Buddy Guy With The Blues

Buddy Guy
- First Time I Met The Blues
- Ten Years Ago


Eddie Boyd
- Third Degree [Chess 1541]
- Twenty Four Hours [Chess 1533]

7 inch EP


click to read notes !
Chess CRE 6009 (UK)
431965American Folk Blues Festival '65 - Studio Session

Fred McDowell
- Highway 61
J.B. Lenoir
- Slow Down
Walter Horton
- Christine
Roosevelt Sykes
- Come On Back Home

Eddie Boyd
- Five Long Years #
- The Big Question #

Jimmy Lee Robinson
- Rosalie
John Lee Hooker
- King Of The World
- Della Mae
Buddy Guy
- First Time I Met The Blues
Big Mama Thornton
- Houn' Dog
Doctor Ross
- My Black Name Is Ringing


# rec. October 8, 1965 in Hamburg, Germany; Eddie Boyd, voc, org; Jimmy Lee Robinson, b; Fred Below, dr
click to enlarge !
= Fontana 885 422 TY


= Philips/Phonogram
SFL-7386 (1969)
American Folk Blues
Festival 65-66


L+R 42.025

= LR CD-2025

L+R discography

click to enlarge !
= disc 5 of Evidence 5 CD
set ECD 26200

441966Eddie Boyd: Five Long Years

- Five Long Years
- Hello Stranger
- Where You Belong
- I'm Comin' Home
- My Idea
- The Big Question

- Come On Home
- Blue Monday Blues
- Eddie's Blues
- All the Way
- Twenty-Four Hours Of Fear
- Rock The Rock

CD bonus tracks:
- Five Long Years - tk. 2 *
- The Big Question - tk. 2*
- Rosalie * §
- Hound Dog * #

rec. October 21, 1965 at Wessex Sound Studios, London, prod. by Horst Lippmann
* rec. October 7, 1965 in Hamburg, prod. by Siegfried E. Loch
Eddie Boyd, voc, p, org; Buddy Guy, g, § b; Jimmy Lee Robinson, b, § g; Freddie Below, dr; # Big Mama Thornton, voc

notes by Neil Slaven
[starting on front cover !!!]
click to read notes, part one !

click to read notes, part two !
Fontana 883 905 JC

notes based on original
notes by Neil Slaven
click to enlarge !

click to read notes !
= L+R 42.005 (1980)
= L+R CDLR 72009 (1994)

L+R discography


(=) Evidence CD 26051 (1994)

451966Blues Southside Chicago

Shakey Horton
- Can't Help Myself
Johnny Young
- One More Time
Sunnyland Slim
- Everytime I Get To Drinking
Poor Bob
- I Won't Be Happy

Eddie Boyd
- Where You Belong
Robert Nighthawk
- Merry Christmas
Homesick James
- Crutch And Cane

Johnny Young
- Little Girl
Poor Bob
- The Sun Is Rising
Homesick James
- Got To Move
Sunnyland Slim
- I Got To Get To My Baby
Ronda Mitchell & Mrs. Lovell
- J.F. Kennedy's Reservation
Robert Nighthawk
- Lula Mae

Eddie Boyd
- Losing Hand

rec. in Chicago, IL by Willie Dixon

cover photo of Robert Nighthawk by Frank Scott
notes by Mike Leadbitter



Decca LK 4748 (UK 1966)

= Decca TAB 4748
(UK 197?)

original notes
by Mike Leadbitter



= Flyright LP 521 (UK 1978)

Flyright discography

461967Cuby + Blizzards & Eddie Boyd: Praise The Blues

- Nothin' But Trouble
- No Place Like Home
- Understanding
- Twenty Four Hours
- The Hammond Sings The Blues
- The Big Boat

- Mr. Highwayman
- I'm In Your Corner
- Swinging Boogie
- Early Grave
- Little Red Rooster

rec. March 9, 1967 in the Phonogram studios Hilversum, Netherlands; Eddie Boyd, voc, org, p; with [Cuby &] the Blizzards: Eelco Gelling, g; Willy Middel, b; Hans Waterman, dr; prod. by Tony Vos



Philips XPL 655.033
= Philips XPY 855.033
= Philips 6440 308

more info

475/1967Eddie Boyd and his Blues Band
featurung Peter Green

- Too Bad, Pt. 1 * //
- Dust My Broom []
- Unfair Lovers #
- Key To The Highway *
- Vacation From The Blues *
- Steakhouse Rock #
- Letter Missin' Blues #
- Ain't Doin' Too Bad *

- Blue Coat Man *
- Train Is Coming *
- Save Her Doctor []
- Rack 'Em Back #
- Too Bad, Pt. 2 #
- The Big Bell #
- Pinetop's Boogie Woogie *
- Night Time Is The Right Time # §

# rec. March 14, 1967 in London, UK; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; John Mayall, hca, § backing voc; Peter Green, g, § backing voc; John McVie, b; Aynsley Dunbar, dr; prod. by Mike Vernon

* rec. March 17, 1967 in London, UK; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; // Albert Hall, tp; // Bob Efford, ts; // Rex Morris, ts; // Harry Klein, bs (horns overdubbed); John Mayall, hca; Peter Green, g; John McVie, b; Aynsley Dunbar, dr; prod. by Mike Vernon

[] rec. March 21, 1967 in London, UK; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; John Mayall, hca; Peter Green, g; Tony McPhee, g; John McVie, b; Aynsley Dunbar, dr; prod. by Mike Vernon
notes by Mike Vernon

Decca LK/SKL 4872 (UK)

notes by Mike Vernon



= London PS 554 (UK 1969)
"I'll Dust My Broom"

= Crosscut CCR 1002
(Germany 1982)

Deram CD 844 012-2
(UK 1994)


GottDisc GOTTCD 008
(UK 2004)

notes by Tony Russell
(=) BGO BGOCD867 (UK 2009)

485/1967Eddie Boyd

- It's So Miserable To Be Alone (MBH10078)
- Empty Arms (MBH10077)

rec. March 21, 1967 at the CBS studios in London; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Peter Green, g; John McVie,b; Aynsley Dunbar, dr



Blue Horizon BH-1009
493/1968Eddie Boyd: 7936 South Rhodes

2 CD (Sony/BMG) bonus tracks:
- It's So Miserable To Be Alone [Blue Horizon BH-1009] *
- Empty Arms [Blue Horizon BH-1009] *



- You Got To Reap #
- Just The Blues #
- She's Real #
- Back Slack #
- Be Careful #
- Ten To One #

- The Blues Is Here To Stay #
- You Are My Love #
- Third Degree #
- Thank You Baby #
- She's Gone #
- I'll Never Stop (I Can't Stop Loving You) #



4 CD (Sony/BMG) bonus tracks:
- Big Boat [Horizon 57-3137]
- Sent For You Yesterday [Horizon 57-3137]
- Stroller [previously unreleased)] []
- No Place Like Home [previously unreleased)] []

* rec. March 21, 1967 at the CBS studios in London; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Peter Green, g; John McVie,b; Aynsley Dunbar, dr

# rec. January 25, 1968 at the CBS studios in London; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Peter Green, g; John McVie, b; Mick Fleetwood, dr; prod. by Mike Vernon

[] rec. late 1960s at MBS Recording Studios, Chicago, IL; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ronald Wilson, ts; g; b; Bill Stepney, dr
notes by Mike Vernon



Blue Horizon 7-63202 (UK)




= Epic BN 26409 (US 1968)

= Beat Goes On BGOCD 195
(UK 1993)

= Epic BN 26409 [limited
180 g LP ed.] (US 2004)

20-page booklet
by Mike Vernon

= Columbia/Sony/BMG CD
82876 769682 (UK 2006)
"The Complete Blue
Horizon Sessions"

505/1968Eddie Boyd

- The Big Boat (SBH10163)
- Sent For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today (SBH10164)

rec. January 25, 1968 in London; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Peter Green, g; John McVie, b; Mick Fleetwood, dr

Blue Horizon 57-3137


= CBS 3137 (Fr 1968)

511969Eddie Boyd Live


5 CD bonus tracks:
- I'm Coming Home
- Early In The Morning
- I Ain't Doing Too Bad At All
- Mr. Highway Man
- Little Red Rooster



- I'm Sitting Here Waiting
- Third Degree
- The Hotel Blues
- I Got A Woman
- Cool Kind Treatment
- Five Long Years

- She's The One
- It's Miserable To Be Alone
- Save Her Doctor
- Rattin' And Running Around
- A Reel Good Feeling
- Her Picture In The Frame

rec. April 11, 1967 in Thayngen, Switzerland

Storyville SLP 268

= Storyville SLP 4054


= Storyville STCD 8022 (1995)
"The Blues of Eddie Boyd
- Live in Switzerland"

Storyville discography

52196?Southside Chicago

Big Walter Horton
- We're Gonna Have A Good Time
- Shakey Boogie
- I'd Be The Same Way If I Could
Sunnyland Slim
- Country Shack
- You Know It's You Babe
Johnny Young with The Chicago Blues Band
- I Believe You Need A Shot
- Want My Baby (Step By, Baby)
- Why Did You Break My Heart
- Better Cut That Out

Eddie Boyd
- Look On Yonder Wall
Willie Mabon
- Goin' Back To New Orleans
St. Louis Jimmy
- The Woman I'm Loving


from Olle Helander's 1964 radio broadcasts



Python PLP-KM 10

Python discography

53196?EDDIE BOYD

- Let's Tie The Knot
- Nothing

rec. ??? in Berlin, Germany; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; g; b; dr

Heco 45008 (G)
541972Chicago Blues Anthology

Album 1
- Tough Times - John Brim
- Anna Lee - Robert Nighthawk
- So Glad I Found You - Johnny Shines
- Having Fun - Memphis Slim
- Goin' Away Baby - Jimmy Rogers
- I Don't Know - Willie Mabon

- Dark Road - Floyd Jones
- Dust My Broom - Elmore James
- Eisenhower Blues - J.B. Lenoir
- By Myself - Big Bill Broonzy & Washboard Sam
- Murmur Low - Big Boy Spires
- Rattlesnake - John Brim


Album 2
- I See My Baby - Elmore James
- Korea Blues - J.B. Lenoir
- You Can't Live Long - Floyd Jones
- I Can't Stop - Willie Dixon

- Third Degree - Eddie Boyd
- Ten Years Ago - Buddy Guy

- Be Careful - John Brim
- Jackson Town Gal - Robert Nighthawk
- The World's In A Tangle - Jimmy Rogers
- You Know My Live - Willie Dixon
- My Time After A While - Buddy Guy
- Chicago Bound - Jimmy Rogers
2 LP set
notes by Pete Welding





Chess 2CH 60012

= Chess CH 50 011 (Fr)

= Chess CXMD4053
(UK Chess Masters)


= Chess/MCA 2CH 92520
(1984)

551970Eddie Boyd: Praise To Helsinki

- Got To Know
- Let It Be Me
- Denmark
- I Cried

- Nothing
- Praise To Helsinki
- When The Cuckoo
- The Guff

CD bonus tracks:
- Ding Dong
- Eddie's Instrumental

rec. March 1970 in Helsinki, Finland; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Willy Donnie, b; Eddie Hunton, dr

Love LRLP 25 (Fin)


Vogue LDM.30213 (Fr 1973)
"Bluesman In Europe"

= Vogue YX-8043 (Jp 1976)


= Love LRCD 25 (Fin 1996)
"Praise To Helsinki"

561971Eddie Boyd

- Papa's Got A Disco Bag
- Send Me Someone To Love


Soultrack 14094
571974Eddie Boyd: The Legacy of the Blues Vol. 10

- Love Sick Soul
- I'm A Fool
- Kindness For Weakness
- Tell The Truth
- Cannonball

- Black, Brown And White
- It's A Mellow Day
- Do Yourself A Favor
- Dedication To My Baby
- Zip Code

2005 CD bonus tracks:
- Do Yourself A Favor (alt. tk.)
- Dedication To My Baby (alt. tk.)

rec. 1973/74 at Europa Studios, Stockholm, Sweden; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Christer Ecklund, ts; Peps Persson, hca, g; Rolf Alm, b; Ed Thigpen, dr; Per "Slim" Notini, voc

Sonet SNTF 670


= GNP Crescendo GNPS-10020

= Sonet SNTCD 670 (1988)

(=) Universal/EmArcy 06024
9869256 1 (US 2005) "The
Sonet Blues Story, Vol. 9"

581975Eddie Boyd: Brotherhood

- It's Too Bad
- Hello Stranger
- Talkin' To The Operator
- Praise To My Baby
- Brotherhood

- Vacation From The Blues
- I'm Coming Home
- Where You Belong
- Thank You Baby
- 24 Hours Of Fear
- Reap What You Sow
- Come On Home
- 5 Long Years


Finnish Blues Society
FBS 101 (Finland)
591976Eddie Boyd: Vacation from the blues

- Vacation From The Blues
- I'm Coming Home
- Where You Belong
- Thank You Baby
- 24 Hours Of Fear
- You've Got To Reap What You Sow [Key Hole 107]
- Come On Home [Key Hole 107]

- Five Long Years
- It's Too Bad
- Hello Stranger
- Talkin' To The Operator
- Praise To My Baby
- Brotherhood




Jefferson BL-601 (Sw)
601976Blues From The Windy City
Chicago In Transition 1946 - 1952

Bill 'Jazz' Gillum
- Country Woman Blues
John Sellers
- Let Me Be Your Sidetrack
Sonny Boy Williamson
- Bring Another Half Pint
Willie 'Long Time' Smith
- Due Respects To You

Eddie Boyd
- I Had To Let Her Go
Bill 'Jazz' Gillum
- Take One More Chance With Me
Tampa Red
- Maybe Some Day
Guitar Pete Franklin
- Casey Brown Blues

Tampa Red
- It's Good Like That
Memphis Minnie
- Tears On My Pillow
Bill 'Jazz' Gillum
- Look What You Are Today
Walter Davis
- What May Your Troubles Be
Guitar Pete Franklin
- Down Behind The Rise
Willie 'Long Time ' Smith
- Flying Cloud Boogie
James 'Beal St.' Clark
- You Can't Make The Grade
Walter Davis
- Tears Came Rollin' Down
notes by John H. Cowley
click to enlarge !

click to enlarge !

click to enlarge !
Flyright LP 4713

Flyright discography

61197?Otis Rush & Buddy Guy: The Final Takes And Others

Otis Rush
- I Can't Quit You Baby
- Groaning The Blues
- She's A Good 'Un
- Double Trouble
Charles Clark
- Row Your Boat
Harold Burrage
- I Cry For You
Ike Turner
- I Know You Don't Love Me Any More
Sunnyland Slim
- Highway 61 (session)
- Blues
Buddy Guy
- This Is The End
- You Sure Can't Do

Eddie Boyd
- Five Long Years
John Brim
- Hard Pill To Swallow
Freddie Hall
- Can't This Be Mine
unknown
- Laughing To Keep From Crying

Flyright FLY 594

Flyright discography

621978Blues Is Killing Me
14 Rare Performances

Leroy Foster
- Blues Is Killin' Me
Robert Lockwood
- Dust My Broom
Grace Brim
- Man Around My Door
Floyd Jones
- Big World
J. B. Lenoir
- How Much More
Moody Jones
- Please Somebody
Harry Brooks
- Black Mare

poss. Elgin Evans
- Ethel Bea

Eddie Boyd
- Hard Headed Woman [J.O.B. unissued]
Sunnyland Slim
- The Devil Is A Busy Man
B.B. King
- Recession Blues
John & Grace Brim
- Hard Pill To Swallow
Memphis Minnie and Her Combo
- World Of Trouble
Percy Parham
- Just A Mouse
notes by Pete Welding
click to enlarge !

click to enlarge !
Juke Joint 1501
631978Eddie Boyd with Ulli's Blues Band: Hand In Hand

- Theme
- Number Nine #
- The Big Boat #
- Hello Stranger #
- I Got To Know #

- Alone Again
- Kiki Goes Downtown
- Blues Overdose

- Thank You Brother #
- Theme

rec. March 1976 in Cologne, Germany; Ulli's Blues Band are: Ulli Köhsel, hca, g, voc; Martin Pfitzenmeier, b; Dietmar Dietrich, dr; Jean Malbrance, perc; # Eddie Boyd, voc, p



Blue Angel BA1 (Ger)
641979Eddie Boyd: My Lady

- Talking To The Operator
- Praise To My Baby
- My Lady
- The Loser
- Double Clutching

- Nothing
- I Cried
- The Tunnel Of Love
- The Charm
- My Mood

rec. February 1978 in Zürich, Switzerland; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; George J. Steinmann, g; Michel Poffet, b; David Elias, dr

Lobo 002 (Finland)
651980Chicago Breakdown

Little Brother Montgomery
- Hesitatin' Blues
John Lee Granderson
- Minglewood Town
Dr. Ross
- Chicago Breakdown
Big Joe Williams
- I Feel So Worried
James Cotton with Elvin Bishop and Paul Butterfield
- V 8 Ford Blues
Maxwell Street Jimmy
- Cryin' Won't Make Me Stay

Little Brother Montgomery with Michael Bloomfield
- Michigan Water Blues
John Lee Granderson
- Good Morning, Little Schoolgirl
Dr. Ross
- Hobo Blues
Big Joe Williams and Paul Butterfield
- Stack O' Dollars
James Cotton with Elvin Bishop and Paul Butterfield
- Polly Put The Kettle On

Eddie Boyd
- Five Long Years
notes by Norman Dayron
click to enlarge !
Takoma TAK 7071

click to enlarge !
= Sonet SNTF 863


Fantasy TAKCD-8907-2
"Takoma Blues"

Takoma discography

661980Eddie Boyd with Ulli's Blues Band: Soulful

- Talkin' To The Operator
- Heed My Warning
- Tunnel Of Love
- The Loser
- I Cried

- Double Clutching
- Letter Missing Blues
- Praise To My Baby
- My Lady
- The Cannonball

rec. November 1979 in Hennef, Germany; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Ulli's Blues Band are: Ulli Köhsel, hca, g, voc; Heiner Buitkamp, g; Rolf Schumacher, ts; Till Schierer, cn; Martin Pfitzenmeier, b; Dietmar Dietrich, dr; Jean Malbranche, perc

Magic Angel BA2 (Ger)
671980The first Blues Sampler

Louisiana Red & Sunnyland Slim Blues Band
- Chicago, Glad To Be Back Home
J.B. Lenoir
- I Feel So Good
The Eddie Taylor Blues Band + Carey Bell
- Wreck On 83 Highway
Willie Dixon with Hubert Sumlin, Sunnyland Slim
- My Babe

Eddie Boyd with Buddy Guy a.o.
- Blue Monday Blues
Eunice Davis with Wasboard Doc, Lucky & Flash a.o.
- Rock Little Daddy

Hubert Sumlin & Carey Bell
- Brought Up The Hard Way
Willie Mabon with Hubert Sumlin, Eddie Taylor a.o.
- Monday Woman
Wasboard Doc, Lucky & Flash; guest Lousiana Red
- Early One Morning
Philadelphia Jerry Ricks & Oscar Klein
- Levee Woman
Sunnyland Slim Blues Band; guest Carey Bell
- Tired Of Travelling
Lousiana Red
- Witchcraft Blues
tracks from other L+R LPs,
and unissued takes

click to enlarge !
L+R 42.006

click to enlarge !
= L+R 30888 "Blues Meeting"

L+R discography

681980Eddie Boyd: A Sad Day

- My Mood
- Let It Be Me
- It's Too Bad
- On The Sunny Side Of The Street

- Love Sick Mind
- The Charm
- My Lady
- A Sad Day
- In The Dark

rec. March 28, 1980 in Paris, France; Eddie Boyd, voc, p

Paris PLB 2.28509

= EPM Musique/Blues
Collection BC 157812
(Fr 1996)

691981Eddie Boyd and his Chess Men: Rattin' And Running Around

- Rosa Lee Swing [Victor 20-2703]
- Blue Monday Blues [Victor 20-2703]
- You Got To Love That Gal [Victor 20-2555]
- What Makes These Things Happen To Me [Victor 20-0022]
- Eddie's Blues (Eddie South Blues) [Victor 20-0002]
- Chicago Is Just That Way [Victor 20-0022]
- Baby What's Wrong With You [Victor 20-0002]
- Rattin' And Running Around [Chess 1576]

- Four Leaf Clover [Chess 1634]
- The Tickler [Chess 1533]
- Picture In The Frame [Chess 1561]
- The Nightmare Is Over [Chess 1595]
- Drifting [Chess 1576]
- Please Help Me [Chess 1582]
- Don't [Chess 1621]
- Life Gets To Be A Burden [Chess 121]


Crown Prince IG-400
(Sweden)
701982Eddie Boyd: No More Of This Third Degree
Blues Roots Vol. 20

- Just A Fool
- Blues For Baby (1952)*
- Third Degree
- Hush Baby, Don't You Cry
- Cool Kind Treatment
- I Got The Blues (1951)*
- Driftin'

- Come On Home (1959)*
- Picture In The Frame (1951)*
- Got Lonesome Here (1951)*
- Got Me Seein' Double (1954)*
- Rattin' And Running Around
- I'm A Prisoner
- Treat Her Right (1959)*

* previously unissued
notes by Manfred Miller


click to read notes !
Teldec/Chess 6.24810 AG (G)
711982Memphis Minnie & Others: World Of Trouble
The Job series Vol. 7

John Lee Henley
- Rhythm Rockin' Boogie
- Knockin' On Lulu Mae's Door
Snooky Pryor
- Stop The Train Conductor - takes 1, 2 3
- Walking Boogie
- I Can't Feel Good No More
- My Head Is Turning
Snooky Pryor and his Trio
- Cryin' Shame
- Eighty Nine Ten

Eddie Boyd
- Hard Headed Woman [J.O.B. unissued]
Sunnyland Slim & His Playboys
- Four Day Bounce
Memphis Minnie
- Kissing In The Dark
- World Of Trouble
- In Love Again
- What A Night
Little Son Joe
- Ethel Bea
- A Little Too Late
Harry Brooks
- Black Mare
notes by Mike Rowe

Flyright FLY 585

Flyright discography

721982Chicago Blues In The Groove
Black Music in the 50's Vol. 8

Eddie Boyd
- Blue Coat Man [J.O.B. unissued]
L.C. McKinley
- Tortured Blues
- Be My Companion (Companion Blues)
- Weeping Willow Blues
Ernest Cotton
- Empty Bed
Eddie Ware
- That's The Stuff I Love
- Lonely Broken Heart

Jo Jo Williams
- All Pretty Wimmins
Morris Pejoe
- Let's Get High
- It Hurts My Feeling
Big Boy Spires & Willie Smith
- Dark And Stormy Night [United unissued]
- Grooving This Morning [United unissued]
- You Can't Tell [United unissued]
- Rock With My Baby
[United unissued]

P-Vine PLP-9040 (Jp)
72a1983Chess Masters - Chicago Blues

Johnny Jones - Big Town Playboy
Johnny Jones - Shelby County
Blue Smitty - Sad Story [Chess 1522]
Blue Smitty - Elgin Movements [Chess unissued]
Blue Smitty - Date Bait [Chess unissued]

Eddie Boyd - Twenty Four Hours

J B Lenoir - Eisenhower Blues
J B Lenoir - Sitting Down Thinking
John Brim - It Was A Dream
Henry Gray - I Declare That Ain't Right
Henry Gray - Matchbox Blues
John Brim - Lifetime Baby


Otis Spann - It Must Have Been The Devil
Otis Spann - Five Spot
John Brim - Go Away
John Brim - That Ain't Right
Jimmy Rogers - You're The One
Jimmy Rogers - If It Ain't Me

Muddy Waters - Rock Me
Jimmy Rogers - One Kiss
Howlin' Wolf - I'm Leavin' You
Buddy Guy - Let Me Love You Baby
Buddy Guy - My Time After Awhile
Robert Nighthawk - Someday


concept by Matt Haywood; compiled by Leslie Fancourt & Matt Haywood
DLP



Chess CXMD 4013 (UK)
73198?Blues North And South

Rockin' Sidney
- You Ain't Nothin' But Fine
T.V. Slim
- My Heart's Full Of Pain
Bobby Saxton & Earl Hooker
- Trying To Make A Livin'

Buster Brown
Drifting Charles

Eddie Boyd
- You Got To Reap

7 inch EP 33 1/3 rpm

Moonshine 001
741984Eddie Boyd: Lover's Playground

- My Idea
- I Will Step Aside
- Back Slack
- Brotherhood
- Number Nine

- My Lady
- Sweet Leila
- Steak-House Rock
- Nothing
- Lover's Playground

recorded April 1983 in Helsinki, Finland; Eddie Boyd, voc, p; Pedro Hietanen, acc; Pekka Pohjola, b; Tomi Parkkonen, dr



Stockholm RJ-204 (Swe)
74a1984The Best Of Eddie Boyd

- Got Lonesome Here
- 24 Hours
- Best I Could [prev. unissued]
- The Tickler [prev. unissued alt.tk.]
- Blues For Baby
- Third Degree
- Four Leaf lover
- Rattin' And Runnin Around

- Just A Fool
- Picture In The Frame
- Nothing But Trouble
- I Got The Blues
- Driftin'
- Got Me Seein' Double
- Please Help Me
- Life Gets To Be A Burden


P-Vine/Chess PLP 019
751990Chicago Piano 1951 - 1958 from Cobra and JOB

Sunnyland Slim
- Highway 61
- It's You Baby
- Over Night
- That Woman
- 'Fore Day Bounce
Floyd Jones
- Big World
Sunnyland Slim
- Mary Lee

Eddie Boyd
- Five Long Years
- Hard Headed Woman
- It's Miserable To Be Alone
Charles Clark
- Row Your Boat
Memphis Slim
- I Wonder What's The Matter
- I Can't Live Without You
- Best Gal I Ever Had
- So Tired
- Need My Baby
Little Brother Montgomery
- Keep Drinkin'
- Boogie
Moody Jones
- Please Somebody
J.T. Brown
- Short Dresses
notes by Chris Smith

Flyright FLYCD 31


= Paula PCD-15 (1991 US)

Flyright discography

761993Eddie Boyd: In My Father's House
featuring Charles Knox

- In My Father's House
- Dark Was The Night
- I Testify
- Thank You (Charles Knox, voc)

- Brotherhood
- Royal Telephone
- Love And Joy
- The Only Choice (Charles Knox, voc)

Eddie Boyd, voc, p; female background voc

cassette # (Fin)
771993Eddie Boyd: Third Degree
The Blues Collection No. 58

- Picture In The Frame
- I Got The Blues
- Got Lonesome Here
- Blues For My Baby
- Cool Kind Treatment
- 24 Hours
- Hard Time Getting Started
- Best I Could
- The Tickler
- Third Degree
- Rattin' And Runnin' Around
- Just A Fool
- Hush Baby Don't You Cry
- Nothing But Trouble
- I Got The Blues
- Driftin'
- Got Me Seein' Double
- I'm A Prisoner
- Treat Her Right
- Come On Home


Orbis BLUNC058
781993Eddie Boyd: Third Degree
Charly Blues, Master Works Vol. 42

- Picture In The Frame
- I Got The Blues
- Got Lonesome Here
- Blues For My Baby
- Cool Kind Treatment
- 24 Hours
- Hard Time Getting Started
- Best I Could
- The Tickler (alt.)
- Third Degree
- Rattin' And Runnin' Round
- Just A Fool
- Hush Baby Don't You Cry
- Nothing But Trouble
- I Got The Blues
- Driftin'
- Got Me Seein' Double
- I'm A Prisoner
- Treat Her Right
- Come On Home


Charly CD BM 42
791997Chess Blues Piano Greats

disc 1
Eddie Boyd
- 24 Hours
- Got Lonesome Here
- I Got The Blues
- I Began To Sing The Blues
- Rosa Lee Swing
- Blues For Baby
- Hard Time Gettin' Started
- Third Degree
- Just A Fool
- Rattin' And Running Around
- Hush Baby, Don't You Cry
- Instrumental [tk. 2] [instr.]
- Picture In The Frame
- Nothing But Trouble
- Got Me Seein' Double
- What's The Matter Baby?
- Life Gets To Be A Burden
- Hotel Blues
- Come On Home
- Five Long Years
Otis Spann
- It Must Have Been The Devil
- Five Spot [instr.]
- I'm Leaving You
- I'm In Love With You Baby


disc 2
Willie Mabon
- Don't Know
- Worry Blues
- I'm Mad
- Got To Have It
- Monday Woman
- I Got To Go
- Life Could Be Miserable
- Late Again
- Willie's Blues
- Say Man
- Poison Ivy
- Wow! I Feel So Good
- The Seventh Son
- Lucinda
- Someday You Will Have To Pay
- He Lied
- Knock On Wood
- I Love My Baby
Lafayette Leake
- Slow Leake
- Wrinkles (live)
- Swiss Boogie (live)
2 CD set

MCA 9385
801999I Blueskvarter Chicago 1964, Volume One

disc 1
Willie Mabon
- Michelle
- I´m Hungry
- I Don't Know
- New Orleans Blues
- I'm The Fixer
James Brewer
- I Know A Woman, She Lives Up The Hill
- Big Road Blues
- Blues In The Morning, Blues Every Turn Around
- Poor Kelly Blues
- I Don't No Woman, She Got Hair Like Drops Of Rain

Eddie Boyd (+ Mike Bloomfield)
- Five Long Years
- Early Grave
- The Big Question
- Look Over Younder Wall
Yank Rachell (+ John Lee Granderson, Mike Bloomfield)
- Going To Pack Up My Things And
- Every Night And Day, I Hear My Baby Call My Name
- My Baby Rocks Me
- My Baby's Gone, Soon I´ll Be Gone Myself


disc 2
Johnny Young (+ Slim Willis, Otis Spann, Robert Whitehead)
- Why Did You Break My Heart
- Better Cut It Out
- My Baby Walked Out And Left
- Step By, Baby
- Monkey-Face Woman
Sunnyland Slim (+ Mike Bloomfield)
- Brownskin Woman - It's You Baby
- One Room Country Shack
- Sunnyland's Jump
- Rock Me
Big Walter Horton (+ Robert Nighthawk)
- Let's Have A Good Time
- Mean Mistreater
- I'm In The Mood
- Louise, Louise
- You Don't Mistreat Me
- Trouble In Mind

Interviews
Willie Mabon
James Brewer

Eddie Boyd
Yank Rachell
2 CD set



Jefferson Records
SBACD 12653/4

www.jeffersonbluesmag.com

812001Eddie Boyd: The Complete Recordings, Vol. 1: 1947-1950

- I Had To Let Her Go
- Kilroy Won't Back
- You Got To Leave That Gal
- Rosa Lee Swing
- Unfair Lovers
- Blue Monday Blues
- Why Did She Leave Me
- Playmate Shuffle
- Mr. Highway Man
- Getting My Divorce
- What Makes These Things Happen To Me
- Baby What's Wrong With You
- Chicago Is Just That Way
- Eddie's Blues
- I Can Trust My Baby (prev. unissued)
- Down Beat Rhythm (prev. unissued)
- Something Good Will Come To Me (prev. unissued)
- Why Don't You Be Wise Baby
- I Gotta Find My Baby
- Lonesome For My Baby
- I'm Goin' Downtown

EPM Musique / Blues
Collection CD 160002 (Fr)
822004Eddie Boyd: The Complete Recordings, Vol. 2: 1951-1953

- Five Long Years
- Blue Coat Man
- Hard Headed Woman
- Blue Coat Man
- Picture In The Frame
- I Got The Blues
- Got Lonesome Here
- Began To Sing The Blues
- It's Miserable To Be Alone
- I'm Pleading
- 24 Hours
- Hard Time Getting Started
- Best I Could
- The Tickler
- Blues For Baby
- Cool Kind Treatment
- Back Beat
- Rosalee Swing
- That's When I Miss You So
- Third Degree
- Four Leaf Clover
- Back Beat (alt. tk.)
- The Tickler (alt. tk.)

EPM Musique / Blues
Collection CD 160562 (Fr)
832005"Mello' Hello!" – Eddie Boyd In Finland

- My Idea
- The Big Boat
- Curtain Out
- Interview
- Praise To Helsinki
- Five Long Years
- 24 Hours
- I Got To Know
- I Cried
- Number Nine
- Sweet Leila
- Double Clutching
- Talking To The Operator
- I Don't Need No Fireplace
- Blow Wind Blow
- The Right Time


Blue North BNCD 003
(Finland)
84201?Billy Austin / Mabel Scott / Clarence Gatemouth Brown / Eddie Boyd

Billy Austin & The Hearts
- Angel Baby [Apollo 444, 1952]
Mabel Scott
- No More Crying Blues [Coral 65057, 1951]

Clarence Gatemouth Brown
- Sad Hour [Peacock 1576, 1951]

Eddie Boyd
- Cool Kind Treatment [Chess 1523, 1952]

7 inch 45 rpm EP

Apollo AP-444 (repro)
85201?The Capris / Frankie Ervin / Eddie Boyd / Wynonie Harris

The Capris
- Endless Love
Frankie Ervin
- False Love


Eddie Boyd
- Lonesome For My Baby (I Gotta Find My Baby) [Regal 3305, 1950]
Wynonie Harris
- Whiskey & Jelly Roll Blues


7 inch 45 rpm EP



Flame FL-1001 (repro)
862013Eddie Boyd: The Blues Is Here To Stay
1947 - 1959

disc 1:
- I Had to Let Her Go
- Kilroy Won't Be Back
- You Got to Leave That Gal
- Unfair Lovers
- Rosa Lee Swing
- Blue Monday Blues
- Playmate Shuffle
- Getting My Divorce
- Why Did She Leave Me
- Mr. Highway Man
- Baby What's Wrong with You
- Eddie's Blues
- What Makes These Things Happen to Me
- Chicago Is Just That Way
- I Can Trust My Baby
- Down Beat Rhythm
- Something Good Will Come to Me
- Why Don't You Be Wise Baby
- I Gotta Find My Baby
- I'm Goin' Downtown
- Five Long Years
- Bluecoat Man
-- Got Lonesome Here
- I Got the Blues
- I Began to Sing the Blues

disc 2:
- Blues for My Baby
- Hard Time Getting Started
- Cool Kind Treatment
- Rosa Lee Swing
- 24 Hours
- Best I Could
- Third Degree
- Picture in the Frame
- Nothing but Trouble
- Hush Baby Don't You Cry
- Ratting and Running Around
- Driftin'
- Got Me Seein' Double
- I'm a Prisoner
- What's the Matter Baby
- Life Gets to Be a Burden
- Just a Fool
- Treat Her Right
- Come on Home
- I'm Comin' Home
- Thank You Baby
- Blue Monday Blues
- The Blues Is Here to Stay
- Come Home
- You Got to Reap What You Sow
- All the Way
- Where You Belong

2 CD set

Jasmine JASMCD 3039


Additional information appreciated !!!

 

Sources / Further reading:
- own record collection
- Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath: The Blues Discography 1943 - 1970.- Vancouver 2006, pp. 46-48
- http://koti.mbnet.fi/wdd/eddieboyd.htm
- http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~campber/job.html
- http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~campber/chess1.html
- http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~campber/mallard.html
- http://markattheflicks.blogspot.com/2009_03_01_archive.html
- http://www.bluesnews.fi/bluestahdet_eddieboyd.htm
- http://www.45cat.com/record/ap444
- eBay auctions
- diverse internet resources

source of left column picture: Front cover of Decca LK/SKL 4872

thanks to Alan Balfour, Lex Jansen and Dave Penny for additional info / scans

 

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