S A M   C H A T M O N

source: back cover of Rounder 2018, photographer: Virginia Curtiss

Sam
Chatmon

b. January 10, 1899 [1897?] in Bolton, Mississippi
d. February 2, 1983 in Hollandale, Mississippi

discography

This discography is a non-commercial labor-of-love and is in no way associated with any business firm.
All I know about the resp. artist's / label's musical output is shown on this page. To purchase out-of-print records I recommend an ebay, gemm or google search. And - sorry for that - I have not the time to answer any e-mails asking me about further information, let alone duplicating out-of-print recordings I happen to own.

Stefan Wirz   www.wirz.de


Sam Chatmon 78 rpm / LPs / CDs
#year
of release
titlelabel # / notes

10 inch 78 rpm
11930MISSISSIPPI SHEIKS WITH BO CARTER

- Cracking Them Things (404140-B)
- Back To Mississippi (404143-B)

rec. June 10, 1930 in San Antonio, TX; Bo Chatman, voc; Lonnie Chatman, vn; Sam Chatman, voc, g; Walter Vinson, g

OKeh 8810
21930MISSISSIPPI SHEIKS WITH BO CARTER

- Grinding Old Fool (404141-B)
- Jake Leg Blues (404142-A)

rec. June 10, 1930 in San Antonio, TX; Bo Chatman, voc; Lonnie Chatman, vn; Sam Chatman, voc, g; Walter Vinson, g

OKeh 8939
   

- West Jackson Blues (404144-B)

rec. June 10, 1930 in San Antonio, TX; Bo Chatman, voc; Lonnie Chatman, vn; Sam Chatman, g; Walter Vinson, g
OKeh unissued

Matchbox MSE 1005
Document DOCD 5083

   

- Any Fish Will Bite If You Got Good Bait (404156-A)
- Some Folks Say A Preacher Won't Steal (404157-A)

rec. June 11, 1930 in San Antonio, TX; Carter Brothers: Bo Chatman, voc, poss. own vn or g; poss. Lonnie Chatman, vn; poss. Sam Chatman, g
OKeh unissued
31933MISSISSIPPI SHEIKS with BO CARTER

- We Are Both Feeling Good Right Now (404139-B) #
- Shake Hands And Tell Me Goodbye (405020-1) *

# rec. June 10, 1930 in San Antonio, TX; Bo Chatman, voc; Lonnie Chatman, vn; Sam Chatman, g, # voc; Walter Vinson, g

* rec. October 25, 1931 in Atlanta, GA; Walter Vinson, voc, g; prob. Lonnie Chatman, vn

OKeh 8951
   

- Come Back To Try It Once More (02581-1)
- Since She Learned To Shake That Thing (02584-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)
Bluebird unissued
41937CHATMON BROTHERS

- Stir It Now (02588-1)
- What's The Name Of That Thing (02587-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)

Bluebird B6657
51937CHATMON BROTHERS

- Hold It At The Bottom (02589-1)
- If You Think I'm Goin' To Buy It (02586-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)

record has not yet turned up

Bluebird B6682
61937CHATMON BROTHERS

- If You Don't Want Me Please Don't Dog Me 'Round (02582-1)
- Wake Me Just Before Day (02583-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatman, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)

Bluebird B6717
71937CHATMON BROTHERS

- Old Grey Mule, You Ain't What You Used To Be (02585-1)
- Radio Blues (02591-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)

Bluebird B7167
81937CHATMON BROTHERS

- Jumping Out Blues (02590-1)
- Please Don't Give My Love Away (02592-1)

rec. October 15, 1936 at St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans, LA; Lonnie Chatmon, voc, vn; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, Eugene Powell, g on some titles (it is not known which singer sings on which title)

Bluebird B8139

LP / CD compilations
91960I Have To Paint My Face

F 1005 (1960) track list:
Sam Chatman
- I Have To Paint My Face [lyrics]
- You Shall Be Free (Nigger Be A Nigger) *   @ youtube
- I Stand And Wonder
Butch Cage & Willie Thomas
- Forty-Four Blues #
Jasper Love
- Desert Blues

Sam Chatmon
- Lay My Burden Down (Glory Hallelujah) *
Kathryn Pitman and group
- Save A Seat For Me

Wade Walton & R. C. Smith
- Barbershop Rhythm
R.C. Smith
- Going Back To Texas
Jasper Love & Columbus Jones
- The Slop
R. C. Smith
- Lost Love Blues
- Lonely Widow
Wade Walton
- Rooster Blues
Butch Cage & Willie Thomas
- Butch's Blues


rec. 1960 by Chris A. Strachwitz with assistance from Mr. and Mrs. Paul Oliver

notes to Arhoolie F 1005; click to enlarge ! notes to Arhoolie F 1005; click to enlarge ! notes to Arhoolie F 1005; click to enlarge !

F 1005 (1980) track list:
Sam Chatman
- I Have To Paint My Face [lyrics]
K. C. Douglas
- Big Road Blues #

Sam Chatman
- I Stand And Wonder
Big Joe Williams
- Texas Blues #
Bukka White
- Drifting Blues #

Wade Walton & R. C. Smith
- Barbershop Rhythm
R. C. Smith
- Going Back To Texas
K. C. Douglas & Sidney Maiden
- Blues And Trouble #
R. C. Smith
- Lonely Widow
Wade Walton
- Rooster Blues
Butch Cage & Willie Thomas
- Butch's Blues

* omitted from 1969 and 1980 remastered LP versions; not included in CD 432
# on remastered LP version only

notes by Mack McCormick
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Arhoolie F 1005 (1960)

notes by Chris Strachwitz
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Arhoolie F 1005 (1980)
subtitled "A Random Collection of
Mississippi Blues"

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partly reissued on Arhoolie
CD 432 (1995)
"Mississippi Blues 1960"

Arhoolie discography

101960Blues 'n Trouble

Big Joe Williams
- Married Woman Blues
Lil' Son Jackson
- Johnny Mae
Lowell Fulson
- Good Woman Blues
Mance Lipscomb
- Back Water Blues
Jasper Love
- Jove's Honeydripper

Butch Cage & Willie Thomas
- One Thin Dime

Sam Chatman
- God Don't Like Ugly
"Whistling" Alex Moore
- Wake Up Old Lady
Black Ace
- Hitchhiking Woman
Robert Curtis Smith
- Stella Ruth
Mercy Dee
- I Been A Fool
Sidney Maiden
- Chicago Blues #
Fat Boy Hayes [aka 'Jelly Belly']
- Goin' Back South #

# on 1980 remastered LP version

on CD 432 only:
Sam Chatmon
- Hollandale Blues

rec. July 25, 1960
by Chris Strachwitz

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Arhoolie F 1006

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partly reissued on Arhoolie
CD 432 (1995)
"Mississippi Blues 1960"

Arhoolie discography

111971New Deal Blues

Joe McCoy
- Meat Cutter Blues
One Arm Slim
- Howling Man Blues
Black Ace
- Whiskey And Woman
Lee Green
- Memphis Fives
Bo Carter
- Don’t Do It No More
Peanut the Kidnapper
- Suicide Blues

Chatman Brothers
- If You Don’t Want Me Please Don't Dog Me 'Round

Walter Davis
- Sweet Sixteen
Memphis Minnie
- Keep It To Yourself
Big Bill
- Dreamy Eyed Baby
Bumble Bee Slim
- You Can’t Take It Baby
Pinetop
- Tell Her About Me
Sonny Scott
- Firewood Man
Scrapper Blackwell
- Alley Sally Blues
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Mamlish S-3801

Mamlish discography

121972The New Mississippi Sheiks

- When I Come Home, Who's Going Out My Back Door? #   @ youtube
- What Is It Tastes Like Gravy *
- Outskirts Of Town #
- You Say You Didn't Want Me §   @ youtube
- Stop And Listen # *

- Railroad Blues §
- Wintertime Blues *   @ youtube
- I Got A Letter From My Woman #
- Gonna Stare You In The Face Someday *
- I'll Be Glad When You're Dead # * §   @ youtube

rec. February 1972 in Chicago, IL; Sam Chatmon, g, # voc; Walter Vinson, National steel g, * voc; Carl Martin, fiddle, mand, § voc; Ted Bogan, b
photography by Arthur Freyer

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Carl Martin discography

Mississippi Sheiks discography

notes by Frank Proschan
and Bruce Kaplan
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Rounder 2004

Rounder discography

131972Mississippi & Beale Street Sheiks 1927 - 1932
Sittin' On Top Of The World

The Mississippi Sheiks
- I'll Be Gone, Long Gone
- Please Baby
- Don't Wake It Up
- Go Away Woman
- New Shake That Thing
- Isn't A Pain To Me
- The New Sittin' On Top Of The World
- The New Stop And Listen Blues

The Beale Street Sheiks
- Last Go Round
- Jazzin' The Blues
- Mr. Crump Don't Like It
- Blues In "D"
- You Shall
- It's A Good Thing
- Chicken You Can Roost Behind The Moon
- Sweet To Mama


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Biograph BLP 12041

Biograph discography

14197?Sam Chatmon: The Mississippi Sheik

- Go Back Old Devil
- B & O Blues
- Love Come Falling Down
- Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
- Vacation Blues
- Last Chance Shaking In The Bed With Me
- Blues In E

- Stretching Them Things
- Brownskin Woman Blues
- Fool About My Loving
- Turnup Greens
- Cold Blooded Murder Blues
- Sam's Rag
- Cross Cut Saw Blues
- Kansas City Blues

rec. 1966 in Hollandale, MS by Nick Perls; Sam Chatmon, voc, g
notes by Stephen Calt
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Blue Goose BG 2006

Blue Goose discography

151974San Diego Blues Jam

- Somebody's Been Knockin' - Tom Courtney & Henry Ford Thompson
- Watergate Blues - Bob Jefferey & Sam Chatmon
- Jack of Diamonds - Thomas Shaw
- She's My Baby - Sam Chatmon
- Toe Shakin' - Bob Jefferey #
- Handsome Stranger - Bob Jefferey #
- Early One Morning - Tom Courtney & Louis Major
- Take Me Back - Bonnie Jefferson
- Handy Brandy - Louis Major
- Hey Mr. Nixon - Thomas Shaw
- Dust My Blues - Tom Courtney and Henry Ford Thompson #

- Sweet Old San Diego - Sam Chatmon #
- Got The Blues So Bad - Bonnie Jefferson
- 73 Hop - Bob Jefferey
- Shotgun Blues - Louis Major

- Ashtray Taxi - Bob Jefferey & Sam Chatmon
- Crow Rooster Crow - Bonnie Jefferson #
- Just Goes To Show You (The World Is Mad) - Tom Courtney & Henry Ford Thompson

- Shake 'Em All Down - Sam Chatmon & Bob Jefferey #

# on CD only
notes by Lou Curtiss



Advent 2804

Advent discography

original notes
by Lou Curtiss
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(=) Testament TCD 5029
(1995)

Testament discography

161974San Diego Folk Festival '74

The La Jolla Civic County Dance Orchestra
- Girl With The Blue Dress On / Jenny'd Gone To Litton
- Coleraine
Sam Hinton
- Eagle's Whistle
- Haste To The Wedding
- Fisher's Hornpipe
- Swanee River
Johnnie Walker
- Albert And The 'eadsmen
- The Ghost Of Anne Boleyn
Frankie Armstrong
- I'm Gonna Be An Engineer

Kenny Hall
- Roll On, Little Doggies, Roll On
- Brazilian Tune

Sam Chatmon
- Blues To See My Baby #   @ youtube
Martin Henry
- The Wreck Of The Royal Palm
- Hello Hawaii
Utah Phillips
- Hobo's Last Ride
- Kid's Liberation Song
- Touch Me


rec. April 24-29, 1974 at the 1974 San Diego Folk Music Festival, San Diego State University, CA; # Sam Chatmon, voc, g; prod. by Ken Kramer

cover art by Vince Molinare
notes by Lou Curtiss
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KPBS 101   (Public
Broadcasting San Diego)
171974The Mississippi Sheiks: Stop And Listen

- Sitting On Top Of The World
- Jail Bird Love Song
- Yodeling Fiddling Blues
- Your Good Man Caught The Train And Gone
- Unhappy Blues
- Honey Babe Let The Deal Go Down

- She Ain'N Go good
- Ramrod Blues
- Stop And Listen Blues no. 2
- The World Is Going Wrong
- Shake Hands And Tell Me Goodbye
- I've Got Blood In My Eyes For You

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Mamlish S-3804

Mamlish discography

181975Blue Goose Sampler

R. Crumb and His Cheap Suit Serenaders
- Laughing Rag
- Sweet Lorraine
Jo Ann Kelly
- Pigmeat Blues
- Jo's Mistreated Blues
Alan Seidler
- Oozing Zyst Blues
- What Is The Use Of Calling Me San?

Sam Chatmon
- Turnip Greens
- Go Back Old Devil
Graham Hine
- No Particular Place To Go
- Crazy With The Blues

John Miller
- Honey
- First Degree Blues
- Pork's Chops
Steve Calt & Dave Mann
- Clam Jam
- Lady Brett's Lover
Yank Rachell
- Shotgun Blues
- Skinny Woman Blues
Dave Jasen
- Raymond's Rag
- Make Believe Rag
Roger Hubbard
- Crow Jane
- Brighton Belle Blues


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Blue Goose BG 101

Blue Goose discography

191976The Devil's Music
from the BBC T.V. series

Mississippi and Memphis Blues
Sam Chatmon
- Stop And Listen #
Big Joe Williams
- Highway 49
Houston Stackhouse
- Cool Drink Of Water

Sam Chatmon
- Sam's Rag #
Big Joe Williams
- Watergate Blues

Sam Chatmon
- Who Gonna Love You Tonight #
Booker White
- Aberdeen Mississippi

Mose Vinson
- When You Got Rid Of My Mule
Sonny Blake
- One Room Country Shack
- Bring It On Home To Me
Joe Wilkins
- Mr. Downchild
Houston Stackhouse
- Mean Red Spider
Mose Vinson
- Bugle Call Blues
Laura Dukes
- Crawdad


Chicago Blues
The Aces
- Take A Little Walk With Me
Billy Boy Arnold
- Somebody Help Me
Fenton Robinson
- Somebody Loan Me A Dime
Good Rockin' Charles
- Don't Start Me To Talkin'
Fenton Robinson
- You Don't Know What Love Is
Joe Carter
- It Hurts Me Too

Billy Boy Arnold
- She Fooled Me
The Aces
- Blue Shadows
Good Rockin' Charles
- Shake Your Boogie
Little Brother Montgomery
- Vicksburg Blues
Edith Wilson
- Yankee Doodle Blues
Little Brother Montgomery
- I Ain't Got No Special Rider Now


# rec. January 20, 1976 in Hollandale, MS; Sam Chatmon, voc, g
DLP
notes by Giles Oakley
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Red Lightnin' RL0033

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= Indigo IGOTCD 2537
(2003; 3 CDs)

more info

review (pdf)


Red Lightnin' discography

201977Mississippi Delta & South Tennessee Blues

Sam Chatmon
- Open Your Book #
Eddie Cusic [name misspelled "Eddie Quesie"] & James Thomas, g
- Once I Had A Car
Asie Payton
- Catfish Blues
Wallace Johnson
- Pine Top's Boogie
James Thomas
- Bottle Up 'Em And Go [sic]
Eugene Powell
- Poor Boy Blues

Walter Cooper
- Peach Tree Blues
Cary Tate
- Early One Morning
Charley Sangster
- Bull Cow Blues
Van Hunt
- Mister Crump
Joe Cooper
- Boogie Children
Eugene Powell
- M & O Blues

# rec. August 6, 1976 at Sam Chatmon's home in Hollandale, MS

liner notes & booklet
notes by Gianni Marcucci
photos by Enzo Castella









Albatros VPA 8387

= Albatros VC 4894 (cassette)

Albatros discography

211977Sam Chatmon: Hollandale Blues

- St. Louis Blues
- That's All Right
- Stoop Down Girl [incomplete version]
- Baby Please Come Back To Me
- I'm Fool About Her Loving

- Prowling Ground Hog
- Old Devil
- Used To Be
- Blues When It Rains
- Good Eating Meat
- Let's Get Drunk Again

rec. August 6, 1976 at Sam Chatmon's home in Hollandale, MS
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Albatros VPA 8408

Albatros discography

re-released 2006
on CD and 180g LP
Dynamic DYNA 32 (It)
"Blues When It Rains"

22197?I Got The Blues This Morning

Charley Sangster
- Dreamed Eyes Woman
- Kokomo Blues
Lum Guffin
- Louise
- Baby Please Don't Go
John Williams
- Mr. Freddy Blues
Charley Taylor
- The Blues So Bad
Eugene Powell
- Greenville Boogie
- I Got The Blues And I Can't Be Satisfied

James Thomas
- Mama Don't Allow
- Bumble Bee Blues
Lonzo Burkes
- Louisiana Blues
Eugene Powell
- Big Fat Mama
William Diamond
- Stop Your Crying

Sam Chatmon
- Falling Out #
Eddie Cusic [name misspelled "Eddie Quesie"]
- You Better Stop Arguing Over Me
Wallace Johnson
- After Hours
Van Hunt
- Mississippi River Blues
Clay Pittman
- I Got The Blues This Morning
Asie Payton
- Blind Man


# rec. August 6, 1976 at Sam Chatmon's home in Hollandale, MS by Giambattista Marcucci; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, sp



Albatros VPA 8461

Albatros discography

241979Sam Chatmon's Advice

- St. Louis Blues
- Hollandale Blues
- Open That Book
- Screwdriver
- Fishing Blues
- Ashtray Taxi
- Vicksburg Blues
- 'P' Stands For 'Push'

- Let The Good Times Roll
- I've Got Good Whiskey
- Dough Roller Blues
- Sugar Blues
- Good Eating Meat
- God Don't Like Ugly
- That's Alright
- Pussy Cat
- I Hate That Train

notes by Sam Chatmon
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Rounder 2018

Rounder discography

251980Living Country Blues USA
The Introduction


Guitar Frank
Lonesome Road Blues
Memphis Piano Red
The Train Is Coming
Flora Molton & The Truth Band
- What's The Matter Now
- The Titanic
Lottie Murell
- Trouble Late Last Night

Sam Chatmon
- Sittin' On Top Of The World
James "Son" Thomas
- Rock Me Mama
Hammie Nixon
- Corinna, Corinna
Cora Fluker & Ola Mae Bell
- Talkin' 'Bout Jesus
Walter Brown
- So Hard To See
Archie Edwards
- Bear Cat Mama Blues
Bowling Green John Cephas & Harmonica Phil Wiggins
- Reno Factory
Lonnie Pitchford
- My Babe
Sam "Stretch" Fields
- Bluebird Blues
Joe Savage
- Mean Ol' Frisco
Arzo Youngblood
- I Can't Be Successful
CeDell "Big G" Davis
- I Don't Know Why
Othar Turner & the Rising Star Five & Drum Band
- Tango Twist
Guitar Slim
- Come On In My Kitchen
- Lula's Back In Town
Boyd Rivers
- You Got To Move
Boogie Bill Webb
- Big Road Blues


recorded 1980
by Axel Küstner and
Siegfried Christmann

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L+R 42.030

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some tracks reissued on CD
Evidence ECD 26105-2 (1999)
Living Country Blues
- An Anthology

2 CD set
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= L+R LRCD 711921 (2008)

L + R discography

261980Living Country Blues USA Vol. 2
Blues On Highway 61


James "Son" Thomas
- Standing At The Crossroads

Sam Chatmon
- Stop And Listen Blues
James "Son" Thomas
- Bull Cow Blues
- 61 Highway Blues
Walter Brown
- Keep On Walkin'
Joe Cooper
- She Put Me Out On The Road


Sam Chatmon
- Sam's Blues
- Black Night
James "Son" Thomas
- Mean Ol' Frisco

Sam Chatmon
- My Daddy Was A Jockey
Eddie Cusie
- Gonna Cut You Loose

Sam Chatmon
- Vicksburg Blues

recorded 1980
by Axel Küstner and
Siegfried Christmann

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L+R 42.032

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some tracks reissued on CD
Evidence ECD 26105-2 (1999)
Living Country Blues
- An Anthology

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= L+R LRCD 713024 (2008)

L + R discography

271980Delta Blues Festival '79

Napoleon Strickland Fife and Drum Band (Jesse Mae Hemphill, Abe Young)
- Shimmy Shawhaha
Boyd Rivers
- Grow Sick And Die (de.youtube.com)
Clyde Maxwell
- Alberta
Big Joe Williams
- Tell Me Mama
Harmonica Medley:
Napoleon Strickland with Hammie Nixon
- Fox Chase
- Let's Boogie
- Rock Me Mama
- Mule To Ride

Sam Chatmon & Eugene Powell
- How Long

Johnny Shines
- Have You Ever Loved A Woman
Sam Myers
- Everything's Gonna Be Alright
Sylvia Embry
- Goin' To New York
Betty Fikes & Johnny Shines Band
- Rock Me Baby
Lefty Dizz
- You Might Have Made Your Move Too Soon


rec. September 8, 1979 in Freedom Village (outside Greenville), Mississippi, by Worth Long in cooperation with Mississippi Action for Community Education (MACE)

soundtrack of film "Mississippi Delta Blues" 60 min, colour, mono, 1980; filmed live at the 2nd Mississippi Delta Blues Festival at Freedom Village, hosted by Willie Dixon (Kay Jazz KJ 081)




Delta Blues DBF 79


281981Sam Chatmon & His Barbecue Boys

- Stoop Down Baby []
- I Get The Blues When It Rains *   @ youtube
- What's The Name Of That Thing []   @ youtube
- Mean Ol' Frisco []
- Prisoner Of Love *
- Sam's Rag []

- I Hate That Train []
- I've Got To Paint My Face *
- Corrina Corrina []   @ youtube
- Pencil Lead Blues []
- Preacher Went A-Hunting []
- Stop And Listen []

rec. 1979 in San Diego, CA; Sam Chatmon, g & lead voc; Colin Linden, g; Jim MacLean, # hca, * perc; prod. by T.C. Wilkins
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Flying Fish FF-202
291985The Mississippi Sheiks Volume 1
1930


- Driving That Thing
- Alberta Blues
- Winter Time Blues
- The Sheik Waltz
- The Jazz Fiddler
- Stop And Listen Blues
- Lonely One In This Town
- We Are Both Feeling Good Right Now
- Grinding Old Fool

- Jake Leg Blues
- West Jackson Blues
- Baby Keeps Stealin' Lovin' On Me
- River Bottom Blues
- Loose Like That
- Sitting On Top Of The World no. 2
- Times Done Got Hard
- Still I'm Traveling On
- Church Bell Blues

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Matchbox MSE 1005
Bluesmaster series

Matchbox discography

301986The Roots Of Robert Johnson

Skip James
- Devil Got My Woman
Kokomo Arnold
- Milk Cow Blues
Leroy Carr
- When The Sun Goes Down
Son House
- Preachin' The Blues - part 1
Lonnie Johnson
- Life Saver Blues
Henry Thomas
- Red River Blues
Charley Patton
- Revenue Man Blues
Son House
- My Black Mama - part 1
Skip James
- 22-20 Blues
Hambone Willie Newbern
- Roll And Tumble Blues

The Mississippi Sheiks
- Sitting On Top Of The World
Scrapper Blackwell
- Kokomo Blues
Casey Bill Weldon
- Go Ahead, Buddy
Johnnie Temple
- Lead Pencil Blues


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Yazoo L 1073

Yazoo discography

311987The Mississippi Sheiks Volume 2
1930 to 1934


- Sheiks Special
- Dear Little Girl
- Please Don't Wake It Up
- She's A Bad Girl
- Tell Me What The Cats Fight About
- Kind Treatment
- Lazy Lazy River
- Too Long
- Bed Spring Poker

- When You're Sick With The Blues
- She's Crazy About Her Lovin'
- Tell Me To Do Right
- Kitty Cat Blues
- Show Me What You Got
- Hitting The Numbers
- It's Done Got Wet
- She's Got Something Crazy
- You'll Work Down To Me Someday

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Matchbox MSE 1012
Bluesmaster series

Matchbox discography

321988Giants Of Country Blues Guitar
(1967 - 1981)


Jessie Mae Hemphill #
- Eagle Bird #
- Shame, Shame #

Son House
- Baby Please Don't Dog Me 'Round

Sam Chatmon
- Stoop Down Baby
- Baby Please Come Back To Me
- Stop And Listen
Eugene Powell
- 44 Blues
- Suitcase Full Of Troubles
- Texas - Santa Fe
Furry Lewis
- Going To Brownsville

Jack Owens
- Hard Times
- Cherry Ball
- Give Me Your Money
- Devil Blues
Mager Johnson / Carey 'Ditty' Mason
- Traveling Man Blues
Mott Willis
- Traveling Man Blues
- Someday Blues
- Bad Night Blues

# rec. 1991 (on CD only)

Wolf 120.911

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= Wolf CD 120.911
"Giants Of Country Blues
Guitar Vol. 1 (1967 - 1991)"

331989Mississippi String Bands (1928 - 1936)

Alec Johnson
Walter Jacobs & The Carter Brothers
Mississippi Blacksnakes
Charlie McCoy & The Mississippi Hot Footers

Chatman Brothers (Lonnie and Sam Chatmon)
- If You Don't Want Me Please Don't Dog Me 'Round
- Wake Me Just Before Day
- Old Gey Mule, You Ain't What You Used To Be
- What's The Name Of That Thing?
- Stir It Now
- Jumping Out Blues
- Radio Blues
- Please Don't Give My Love Away

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RST Blues Documents
BD-2043
341990The Mississippi Sheiks: 1930 - 1935

- Cracking Them Things
- Back To Mississippi
- Things About Comin' My Way
- Shooting High Dice
- He Calls That Religion
- Baby, Please Make A Change
- Somebody's Got To Help Me
- Lonesome Grave Took My Baby

- Pop Skull Blues
- Sweet Maggie
- It's Backfiring Now
- Lean To One Woman
- I Can't Go Wrong
- Dead Wagon Blues
- She's Going To Her Lonesome Grave
- Fingering With Your Fingers

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Document DLP 595
351991The Mississippi Sheiks: Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order Vol. 1 (1930)

- Driving That Thing
- Alberta Blues
- Winter Time Blues
- The Sheik Waltz
- The Jazz Fiddler (take B)
- Sitting On Top Of The World
- Stop And Listen Blues
- Lonely One In This Town

- We Are Both Feeling Good Right Now
- Cracking Them Things
- Grinding Old Fool
- Jake Leg
- Blues / Back To Mississippi
- West Jackson Blues
- Jail Bird Love Song
- Yodeling Fiddling Blues
- Baby Keeps Stealin' Lovin' On Me
- River Bottom Blues
- Bootleggers' Blues
- Loose Like That


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Document DOCD-5083
361991The Mississippi Sheiks: Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order Vol. 2 (1930-1931)

- Sitting On Top Of The World No. 2
- Your Good Man Caught The Train And Gone
- Times Done Got Hard
- Unhappy Blues
- Still I'm Traveling On
- Honey Babe Let The Deal Go Down
- She Ain't No Good
- Ramrod Blues
- Stop And Listen Blues No. 2
- Church Bell Blues
- Please Don't Wake It Up
- Please Baby
- Things About Comin' My Way
- The World Is Going Wrong
- She's A Bad Girl
- Tell Me What The Cats Fight About
- Kind Treatment
- Livin' In A Strain
- Lazy Lazy River
- Too Long


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Document DOCD-5084
371991The Mississippi Sheiks: Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order Vol. 3 (1931-1934)

- Shake Hands And Tell Me Goodbye
- Bed Spring Poker
- When You're Sick With The Blues
- I've Got Blood In My Eyes For You
- Shooting High Dice
- Isn't A Pain To Me
- She's Crazy About Her Lovin'
- Tell Me To Do Right
- The New Stop And Listen Blues
- Go 'Way Woman
- New Shake That Thing
- The New Sittin' On Top Of The World
- He Calls That Religion
- Don't Wake It Up
- Please Baby
- I'll Be Gone, Long Gone
- Kitty Cat Blues
- Show Me What You Got
- Hitting The Numbers
- It's Done Got Wet
- Pencil Won't Write No More
- I Am The Devil
- Baby, Please Make A Change


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Document DOCD-5085
381991Mississippi Sheiks & Chatman Brothers: Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order Vol. 4 (1934-1935)

Mississippi Sheiks:
- She's Got Something Crazy
- You'll Work Down To Me Someday
- Somebody's Got To Help Me
- Good Morning Blues
- Blues On My Mind
- Lonesome Grave Took My Baby
- Pop Skull Blues
- Sweet Maggie
- Sales Tax
- It's Backfiring Now
- Lean To One Woman
- I Can't Go Wrong
- Dead Wagon Blues
- She's Going To Her Lonesome Grave
- Fingering With Your Fingers

Chatman Brothers (Lonnie and Sam Chatmon):
- If You Don't Want Me Please Don't Dog Me 'Round
- Wake Me Just Before Day
- Old Grey Mule, You Ain't What You Used To Be
- What's The Name Of That Thing?
- Stir It Now
- Jumping Out Blues
- Radio Blues
- Please Don't Give My Love Away

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Document DOCD-5086
391992The Ultimate Blues Collection Volume 2

CD 1:
Willie Mabon
- I Don't Know
- Rainy Night In Georgia
Carey Bell
- She's Nineteen Years Old
Fernest Arcenaux
- The Things I Used To Do
Archie Edwards
- Boogie Woogie Mama #
Big Jay McNeely
- Pretty Girls
- Country Boy
Detroit Gary Wiggins
- That What You Doin' To Me
Luther Allison
- The Dock Of The Bay
- Let's Try It Again


CD 2:
John Lee Hooker
- Introduction
- Goin' To California
- Black Night Is Falling
- Crawlin' Kingsnake
John Cephas
- Richmond Blues #
- St. James Infirmary #
Louisiana Red
- Louisiana Boogie
- When My Mama Was Livin'
- Got Sad News
- Stop Doggin' Me Around

Sam Chatmon
- I Gets The Blues #
- St. Louis Blues #

CD 3:
Champion Jack Dupree
- Wine, Wine, Wine
- You Can Make It
Memphis Piano Red
- Mother-In-Law Blues #
- Barrelhouse Blues #
Erwin Helfer and The Chicago Allstars
- Sneaky Pete
- 4 O'clock Blues
Tommy Tucker
- Blues Had A Baby
- Hard Luck Blues
- Five Long Years #
- Drifting Blues
#

# previously unreleased
3 CD set



Chrisly CM 11002
("Chrisly Blues Box")

Ornament discography

401992The Ultimate Blues Collection Volume 3

CD 1:
Karen Carroll
- Little Red Rooster
- Woke Up This Morning
- Big Boss Man
- Sweet Home Chicago
Maisha Grant
- Help Me Through The Day
- Mellow Down Easy
- Mama Talk To Your Daughter
- Please Love Me
The Cat
- Tin Roof Rules
Katie Webster
- When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
- Misty Blue


CD 2:
Thomas Shaw
- I'm Broke And I Haven't Got A Dime #
- Sail Along Little Girl #
Joanna Connor
- Guitar Woman #
- The Sky Is Crying #
VGO / Ed Morris
- Talking Hard Luck Blues #
James 'Son' Thomas
- Bull Cow Blues #
Luther Allison
- Fight
- Freedom
Thomas Shaw
- Smokey Mountain #
- Mini Blues
#
Sam Chatmon
- Sittin' On Top Of The World #

CD 3:
Willie Mabon
- Klickety Klock
- Lover Girl
- Dorsey's Boogie
- The Seventh Son
The Cat
- I Love My Baby
- Came Home This Morning
- Rockin' The Subway
'Big Moose' Walker
- Don't Cry Baby
Little Willie Littlefield
- Adam Come And Get Your Bone
- Prisoner For Tonight
Tommy Tucker
- Trouble In Mind
#

# previously unreleased
3 CD set





Chrisly CM 11003
("Chrisly Blues Box")

Ornament discography

41199?Giants Of Country Blues Vol. 3

Jack Owens
- Leavin’ Blues
Eugene Powell
- Blues In Texas
Son Thomas
- Walking Cane
LV Conerly
- Hard Headed Woman
Roosevelt Holts
- Big Road Blues
Arzo Youngblood
- I Don’t Want No Woman

Sam Chatmon
- Talkin’ Bout My Girl
Wade Walton
- Catfish Blues
Isaac Youngblood
- Big Road Blues
Wade Walton
- Catfish Blues
Isaac Youngblood
- Big Road Blues
Mott Willis
- Long Tall Woman

Robert Shaw
- Ma Grinder Pt 2
- Mobile & KC Blues
- The Cows
- Rock Island
Lavada Durst
- Boogie Woogie
Alex Moore
- Henry 6 Mike
Memphis Piano Red
- Mama Likes Good Whiskey
- After Hours
Mose Vinson
- Blues Jumped A Rabbit
- Four O’Clock Blues



Wolf 120.921

not identical with Wolf CD
120.918 with same title !!!

421992The Mississippi Sheiks: Stop And Listen

- Stop And Listen Blues
- Lonely One In This Town
- The World Is Going Wrong
- She Ain't No Good
- Sitting On Top Of The World
- Too Long
- That's It
- Bootleggers' Blues
- Somebody's Got To Help You
- Jail Bird Love Song
- Shooting High Dice
- Tell Me To Do It Right
- Sales Tax
- Livin' In A strain (unissued)
- Sweet Maggie
- She's Crazy About Her Lovin'
- Please Baby
- I've Got Blood In My Eyes For You
- Kind Treatment
- He Calls That Religion

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Yazoo CD 2006
431992Mississippi Masala
Soundtrack

- Kampala Uganda Meets Greenwood Mississippi - L. Subramaniam
- Jay's Theme - L. Subramaniam
- Leaving Home - Farewell To Uganda - L. Subramaniam
- Mina's Theme - L. Subramaniam
- Driving To Sunday Lunch - L. Subramaniam
- Traditional Uganda Bar Song - L. Subramaniam
- Jay's Theme (Variation) - L. Subramaniam
- Mina Chases Demetrius - L. Subramaniam
- Love Theme - L. Subramaniam
- Caledonia's Party - Smiley Lewis
- Ton Of Joy - Otis Readding
- Kanda Ya Nini - The Papy Tex Group
- Mera Joota Hai Japani - Mukesh And Chorus
- Yancy Special - Pinetop Perkins

- Crosscut Saw Blues - Sam Chatmon [Blue Goose BG 2006]
- Up Above My Head - Marion Williams
- Just One Of Them Thangs - Keith Sweat And Gerald Levert
- Angel From Heaven - Willie Cobbs
- Zindagi Ek Safar Hai Suhana - The Afrigo Band
- Jail Song - Habbey Sewakiryanga
- Sad Feeling - Willie Cobbs
- Mundeke - The Afrigo Band



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BMG J2 35809
441994Memphis Blues Caravan, Vol. 1

Sam Chatmon
- Forgive Me Too Blues #
Big Sam Clark
- I Fell in Love With This Woman
Sonny Boy Nelson
- Pony Blues
Earl Bell
- Travelin' Blues
Sleepy John Estes / Hammie Nixon
- President Kennedy Stayed Away Too Long
- Yellow Yam Blues
Bukka White
- Bed Springs Blues
Furry Lewis
- Mary Tell-Blues/Mother Story
Harmonica Frank
- Goin' Away Happy
Houston Stackhouse
- Crying Won't Help You
Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys
- Me And The Devil Blues


# rec. January 28, 1975 at Steve LaVere's home in Memphis, TN; Sam Chatmon, voc, g; Greg "Fingers" Taylor, hca; Mimosa LaVere [Steve LaVere's then two-your-old daughter], sp
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Memphis Archives
CD 7008
451995I Have To Paint My Face

- I Have To Paint My Face - Sam Chatmon [Arhoolie 1005] [lyrics]
- Big Road Blues - K.C. Douglas
- I Stand And Wonder - Sam Chatmon [Arhoolie 1005]
- Texas Blues - Big Joe Williams
- Night Shirt Blues - K.C. Douglas [previously unreleased]
- Mercury Blues - K.C. Douglas/Bruce Bratton [previously unreleased]

- Hollandale Blues - Sam Chatmon [previously unreleased]
- Slop, The - Jasper Love/Columbus Jones
- Stella Ruth - R.C. Smith

- God Don't Like Ugly - Sam Chatmon [Arhoolie 1006]
- Rooster Blues - Wade Walton
- Barbershop Rhythm - Wade Walton/R.C. Smith
- Going Back To Texas - R.C. Smith
- Blues And Trouble - K.C. Douglas/Sidney Maiden
- Lonely Widower - R.C. Smith
- Lost Love Blues - R.C. Smith
- Married Woman Blues - Big Joe Williams
- Love's Honeydripper - Jasper Love
- Desert Blues - Jasper Love
- One Thin Dime - Butch Cage/Willie Thomas
- Butch's Blues - Butch Cage/Willie Thomas
- Forty Four Blues - Butch Cage/Willie Thomas
- Chicago Blues - Sidney Maiden/K.C. Douglas


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Arhoolie CD 432
461998Livin In The House of Blues Defiance

- Fattening Frogs for Snakes - Sonny Boy Williamson
- We Got to Stop This Killin' - Big Jack Johnson
- Backlash Blues - Nina Simone
- Black, Brown and White - Big Bill Broonzy

- I Have to Paint My Face - Sam Chatmon
- Bourgeois Blues - Leadbelly
- It Don't Make Sense (You Can't Make Peace) - Willie Dixon
- Uncle Sam Says - Josh White
- No Education - Lightnin' Hopkins
- White Mule Of Sin - John Byrd
- Bluestime In America - Michael Hill's Blues Mob
- Strange Fruit - Billie Holiday
- District Attorney Blues - Bukka White
- Vietcong Blues - Junior Wells
- Prisoner's Talking Blues - Robert Pete Williams


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House Of Blues
471999Sam Chatmon 1970-1974

- Hollandale Blues #
- God Don't Like Ugly *
- Prowlin' Groundhog *
- Ashtray Taxi *
- I Got The Whiskey *
- I Can't Use You No More *
- Chatmon Family Rag (instr) *
- Cold Blooded Murder *
- St. Louis Blues *
- That's Alright *
- She's My Baby *
- Old Screwdriver *
- Go Back Old Devil #
- Good Eatin' Meat #
- P Stands For Push #
- Frankie Jean #
- Crawling King Snake #
- All Night Long #
- Trouble In Mind #
- Shake 'Em All Down §
- Sittin' on Top Of The World //
- My Little Woman // []

# rec. December 30, 1972 in San Diego, CA by Lou Curtiss; Sam Chatmon, voc, g

* rec. April 13, 1973 in San Diego, CA by Lou Curtiss; Sam Chatmon, voc, g

§ rec. September 28, 1974 in San Diego, CA by Lou Curtiss; Sam Chatmon, voc, g

// rec. July 1970 in Sweets Mill, Auberry, CA; Sam Chatmon, voc, g; Kenny Hall, mandolin; Ed Littleton, dobro; Joe Gwaltney, g; Sue Draheim, fiddle; Will Scarlet, harmonica, [] jug

front cover photograph by Virginia Curtiss
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Flyright FLYCD 63
481999Living Country Blues: An Anthology

Sam Chatmon
- Sittin' On Top Of The World
- Stop And Listen Blues
- My Daddy Was A Jockey
- Vicksburg Blues

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Evidence ECD 26105-2
[Disc 1]
491999The Mississippi Sheiks: Show Me What You Got

- Don't Wake It Up
- Please Don't Give My Love Away
- Sheik Waltz
- Livin' In A Strain
- It's Done Got Wet
- Alberta Blues
- Fingering With Your Fingers
- Blood In My Eyes for You
- Church Bell Blues
- She's A Bad Girl
- Sitting On Top Of The World
- Sales Tax
- Unhappy Blues
- She's Got Something Crazy
- Jazz Fiddler
- Stop And Listen Blues
- Lean To One Women
- She Ain't No Good
- Jake Leg Blues
- Stir It Now
- She's Crazy About Her Lovin'
- We Are Both Feeling Good
- Show Me What You Got

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Catfish CD 123

Catfish discography

501999Colin Linden: Sad & Beautiful World
The Best of 1975-1999

Sam Chatmon & his Barbeque Boys
- Mean Old Frisco

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colinlinden.com
[sound clip]
512002The Mississippi Sheiks: The Essential

- Driving That Thing
- Jazz Fiddler
- Sitting on Top Of The World
- I've Got Blood In My Eyes For You
- I'll Be Gone, Long Gone
- Stop And Listen Blues
- New Shake That Thing
- It's Done Got Wet
- Sweet Maggie
- Baby Keeps Stealin' Lovin' On Me
- Bootleggers Blues
- Sales Tax
- Lazy Lazy River
- If You Don't Want Me Please Don't Dog Me 'Round
- What's The Name Of That Thing
- Jail Bird Love Song
- Sheik Waltz
- Grinding Old Fool

- Still I'm Traveling On
- Stop And Listen No. 2
- Please Baby
- Jumping Out Blues
- Please Don't Give My Love Away
- Tell Me What The Cats Fight About
- Don't Wake It Up
- Livin' In A Strain
- Lonely One In This Town
- Too Long
- Jake Leg Blues
- World Is Going Wrong
- She Ain't No Good
- She's Crazy Abut Her Lovin'
- Somebody's Got To Help You
- Shooting High Dice
- Stir It Now
- Kind Treatment

2 CD set
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Classic Blues
521999Violin, Sing The Blues For Me
African-American Fiddlers, 1926 - 1947

- Violin Blues - Johnson Boys
- K.C. Railroad Blues - Andrew & Jim Baxter
- Beaver Slide Rag - Peg Leg Howell
- Alma Waltz - Mississippi Mud Steppers
- Window Pane Blues - Tommie Bradley
- Travelin' Railroad Man Blues - Alabama Sheiks
- Pig Meat Blues - Whistler & His Jug Band
- Right Now Blues - Frank Stokes
- East Jackson Blues - Bo Chatmon
- Memphis Blues - Mobile Strugglers
- Vine Street Drag - Tennessee Chocolate Drops
- Broken Bed Blues - Kansas City Blues Strummers
- Lonesome Blues - Eddie Anthony/Henry "Rubberlegs" Williams
- Memphis Shakedown - Memphis Jug Band
- Adam and Eve - Tommie Bradley
- Tell Me Man Blues - Henry "Son" Sims
- Blue Coat Blues - Tom Nelson
- Salty Dog - Booker Orchestra
- Baby, Please Don't Go - Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers

- Stop and Listen Blues No. 2 - Mississippi Sheiks
- Stealin' Blues - Cow Cow Davenport
- The Moore Girl - Andrew & Jim Baxter
- Highway 61 Blues - Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band
- Ted's Stomp - Louie Bluie


notes by Marshall Wyatt
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Old Hat CD 1002
532005Blues With A Message

- I Have To Paint My Face - Sam Chatman
- John Henry - John Jackson
- Walked Down So Many Turn Rows - Mercy Dee
- Tom Moore's Farm - Mance Lipscomb
- Tom Moore Blues - Lightnin' Hopkins
- River Blues - Lowell Fulson
- Levee Camp Blues - Fred McDowell
- The 1919 Influenza Blues - Essie Jenkins
- Why I Like Roosevelt - Willie Eason
- Little Soldier Boy - Doctor Ross
- Prisoner's Talking Blues - Robert Pete Williams
- I Got To Climb A High Mountain - Johnie Lewis
- Depression Blues - Herman E. Johnson
- Stockyard Blues - Johnny Young/Big Walter Horton
- What Will I Tell The Children - Juke Boy Bonner
- It's Enough - Juke Boy Bonner
- Things Gonna Get Better - Bee Houston
- Back Home Blues - Big Joe Williams


notes by Paul Oliver

Arhoolie CD 510
542006Sam Chatmon: Blues When It Rains

- St. Louis Blues
- That's All Right
- Stoop Down Girl [incomplete version]
- Baby Please Come Back To Me
- I'm Fool About Her Loving
- Prowling Ground Hog
- Go Back Old Devil
- Used To Be
- Blues When It Rains
- Good Eat Meat Boy
- Let's Get Drunk Again

rec. August 6, 1976 at Sam Chatmon's home in Hollandale, MS
re-release of 1977
Albatros VPA 8408
"Hollandale Blues"

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Dynamic DYNA 32 (It)

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Dynamic 180g DYNLP 32
"Blues When It Rains"

556/2009Sam Chatmon: Field Recordings from Hollandale, Mississippi   (1976-1982)
Blues At Home   Volume 2

- Open Your Book, Your Daddy Got To Read With You [Albatros VPA 8387]
- St. Louis Blues [Albatros VPA 8408]
- That's All Right [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Stoop Down Baby, Let Your Daddy See (complete version) [previously unissued]
- Baby Please Come Back To Me [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Brownskin Woman (Big Road Blues) tk 2 [previously unissued]
- Prowling Ground Hog [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Sam Chatmon discusses Prowling Ground Hog [previously unissued]
- Go Back Old Devil [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Sam Chatmon discusses Go Back Old Devil [previously unissued]
- Black Nights [Albatros VPA 8408 as "Used To Be"]
- Sam Chatmon discusses Black Nights [previously unissued]
- I'm Crazy About Her Loving [Albatros VPA 8408 as "I'm A Fool ..."]
- Last Time Shaking In The Bed With Me [previously unissued]
- I Get The Blues When It Rains [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Good Eating Meat [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Sam Chatmon discusses Good Eating Meat [previously unissued]
- Let's Get Drunk Again [Albatros VPA 8408]
- Sam Chatmon mentions musicians and producers [previously unissued]
- P Stands For Push [Albatros VPA 8408 as "Falling Out"]
- Sam Chatmon discusses his reluctance to fly [previously unissued]

rec. August 6, 1976 at Sam Chatmon's home in Hollandale, MS; Sam Chatmon, voc, g, sp; rec., ed. & prod. by Giambattista Marcucci; digital remastered from original tapes; includes 32 page booklet with 15 photos
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Mbirafon CD 102 (It)

www.mbirafon.com

562013The Mississippi Sheiks: The Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order   Volume 1
February 17 to June 10, 1930

Mississippi Sheiks
- Driving That Thing
- Alberta Blues
- Winter Time Blues
Walter Jacobs and Lonnie Carter
- The Sheik Waltz
- The Jazz Fiddler (tk A)
- The Jazz Fiddler (tk B)
Mississippi Sheiks
- Sitting On Top Of The World

- Stop And Listen Blues
- Lonely One In This Town

Mississippi Sheiks with Bo Chatman
- We Are Both Feeling Good Right Now
- Cracking Them Things
- Grinding Old Fool
- Jake Leg Blues
- Back To Mississippi
- West Jackson Blues

edited "in conjunction with Document Records"; remastered by Gary Atkinson; artwork by Rob Jones
notes by Mick Middles



Third Man TMR 156
(180-gram vinyl)
  

Additional information appreciated !!!

 

Sources / Further reading:
- own record collection
- Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath: The Blues Discography 1943 - 1970.- Vancouver 2006, p. 91
- Robert Ford & Bob McGrath: The Blues Discography 1971 - 2000 [the later years].- Vancouver 201, pp. 88-89
- http://sunsite.kth.se/feastlib/mrf/yinyue/pw/CHATMAB.HTM
- http://sunsite.kth.se/feastlib/mrf/yinyue/pw/MISSHE.HTM
- http://www.ne.jp/asahi/ko-1/crossroads/label/document/document5.htm
- http://www.ne.jp/asahi/ko-1/crossroads/blues/m/sheiks.htm
- Leadbitter & Slaven: Blues Records 1943-1970 Vol. 1 (London: Record Information Services, 1987), p. 255

source of left column photo: Front cover of Rounder LP 2018; photographer: Virginia Curtiss

thanks to Milosch Fürst Jr., Rob Ford and Max Hoeffner for additional info

 

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