Magpie Records label    
Magpie Records
discography

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year of
release
titlenotes
 
1800 series
 
1800
(1976)
Robert Wilkins 1928-1935
Before The Reverence
Vintage Country Blues

- Rolling Stone - Part 1
- Jail House Blues
- I Do Blues
- That's No Way To Get Along
- Alabama Blues
- Long Train Blues
- Falling Down Blues

- Nashville Stonewall Blues
- Police Sergeant Blues
- Get Away Blues
- I'll Go With Her Blues
- Dirty Deal Blues
- New Stock Yard Blues
- Old Jim Canan's

Robert Wilkins discography

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Magpie PY 1800 (UK)
1801
(1976)
Bumble Bee Slim 1931-1937
Everybody's Fishing

- Everybody's Fishing
- Chain Gang Bound
- Baby So Long
- Some Things Will Be Breaking My Way
- Back In Jail Again
- New Policy Dream Blues
- New Big 80 Blues
- Hard Rocks In My Bed

- No More Biscuit Rolling Here
- 12 O'Clock Southern Train
- Just Yesterday
- This Old Life I'm Living
- Greasy Greens
- You Got To Live And Let Live
- Wet Clothes Blues
- Dead And Gone Mother



Magpie PY 1801
1802
(1976)
Kokomo Arnold 1935-1938
Set Down Gal, Quit Your Low Down Ways

- Tired Of Running From Door To Door (1938)
- Kid Man Blues (1938)
- The Twelves (1938)
- Midnight Blues (1938)
- Big Leg Mama (1935)
- Your Ways And Actions (1938)
- I'll Be Up Someday (1936)

- Back On The Job (1937)
- Set Down Gal (1937)
- Southern Railroad Blues (1935)
- Big Ship Blues (1937)
- Busy Bootin' (1935)
- Slop Jar Blues (1935)
- Black Annie (1935)

Kokomo Arnold discography

notes by David Harrison



Saydisc Matchbox
SDR 163 (1969)
"Kokomo Arnold"




= Magpie PY 1802

1803
(1978)
Arnett Nelson The Rhythm Kings 1936-1938
When The Music Sounds Good

Washboard Rhythm Kings
- Please Come Down To My House
- Brown Skin Mama
- Street-Walkin' Blues
- Arlena
Bumble Bee Slim
- When The Music Sounds Good
Tampa Red
- Maybe It's Someone Elese You Love
Leonard Scott
- You Done Tore Your Playhouse Down
- She's Got Something Good

Arnett Nelson
- Oh! Red
Victoria Spivey
- Any-Kind-A-Man
- I Ain't Gonna Let You See My Santa Claus
Casey Bill Weldon
- Christmas Time Blues
Washboard Sam
- You Got To Take It
Red Nelson
- Don't Tear My Clothes No. 3
Lorraine Walton
- Waiting Blues
Washboard Sam
- Down On The Old Village Store

New Orleans clarinettist Nelson as accompanist

notes by Ernest Virgo



Magpie PY 1803
1804
(1977)
Bill Gaither 1935-1941
Leroy's Buddy

- Pins And Needles
- Bad Luck Child
- Rocky Mountain Blues
- Champ Joe Louis
- Tired Of That Same Stuff All The Time
- Do Like I Want To Do
- A Short Cut To The Grave
- Georgia Barrel House

- Georgia Woman Stomp
- Sunrise Blues
- Won't You Tell Me Baby
- Jungle Man Blues
- Changing Blues
- Triflin' Blues
- Stony Lonesome Graveyard
- Gravel In My Bread



Magpie PY 1804
1805
(1978)
Brownie McGhee & His Buddies 1945-1955
Let's Have A Ball

- Let's Have A Ball - Jack Dupree
- Drinkin' Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee - Stick McGhee
- Dices Dices - Big Chief Ellis
- Baby Let's Have Some Fun - Sonny Terry
- Tell Me Pretty Baby - Ralph Willis
- My Baby Likes To Shuffle - Alonzo Scales
- Day Break - Brother Blues (Dupree)
- All Night Long - Brownie McGhee

- Baby Baby Blues - Stick McGhee
- Doggin' Blues - Bobby Harris
- Big Chief's Blues - Big Chief Ellis
- She Is Gone - Big Chief Ellis
- Featherweight Mama - Brother Blues (Dupree)
- I'm Gonna Rock - Ralph Willis
- Baby, You Say You Love Me - Bobby Harris
- The Woman I Love - Brownie McGhee



Magpie PY 1805
1806
(1977)
Memphis Minnie 1936-1949
Hot Stuff

- Good Morning
- Hot Stuff
- Keep On Sailing
- Black Widow Stinger
- Good Soppin'
- I'm Not A Bad Gal
- Mean Mistreater Blues
- I'm So Glad
- Fish Man Blues
- Lean Meat Won't Fry
- Three Times Seven Blues
- Shout The Boogie
- Sweet Man



Magpie PY 1806
1807
(1979)
Blind Boy Fuller 1935-1938
Shake That Shimmy

- Baby I Don't Have To Worry
- Looking For My Woman
- Somebody's Been Playing With That Thing
- Mama Let Me Lay It On You
- Boots And Shoes
- Truckin' My Blues Away - no. 2
- My Best Gal Gonna Leave Me

- Oh Zee Zaz Rag
- Too Many Woman Blues
- Oozin' You Off My Mind
- Shake That Shimmy
- Heart Ease Blues
- Georgia Ham Mama
- Jivin' Woman Blues

Magpie PY 1807
1808


Magpie PY 1808
never released
1809
(1980)
Brownie McGhee 1944-1959
B. M. Blues

- Me And My Dog
- Heart In Sorrow
- Brownie's Guitar Boogie
- Evil But Kindhearted
- My Bulldog Blues
- She Loves So Easy
- Big Legged Woman
- I'm Gonna Move Across The River

- Watch Out
- Dissatisfied Woman
- Rum Cola Papa [omitted from back sleeve track listing]
- Pawnshop Blues
- B. M. Blues
- Gin Head Woman
- Cheatin' & Lying
- Need Some One To Love Me




Magpie PY 1809
1810
(1979)
Memphis Shakedown

Memphis Jug Band
- Memphis Shakedown
- Sun Brimmers Blues
Little Buddy Doyle & Walter Horton
- Bad In Mind Blues
Memphis Jug Band
- Bottle It Up And Go
- Fourth Street Mess Around
Little Buddy Doyle & Walter Horton
- Three-Sixty-Nine Blues
Memphis Jug Band
- Lindberg Hop

Memphis Jug Band
- Insane Crazy Blues
Jenny Pope
- Mr. Postman Blues
Kaiser Clifton
- Fort Worth And Denver Blues
- Cash Money Blues
Little Buddy Doyle & Walter Horton
- Sweet Man Blues
Memphis Jug Band
- Newport News Blues
- K. C. Moan


Magpie PY 1810
1811
(1978)
Blind Boy Fuller: On Down   Vol. 1
Bull City Red, Blind Boy Fuller - What's That Smells Like Fish?
Blind Boy Fuller - Weeping Willow
Sonny Terry, Bull City Red, Blind Boy Fuller - Worn Out Engine Blues
Floyd Council, Bull City Red, Blind Boy Fuller - New Oh Red
Sonny Terry, Blind Boy Fuller - Mean And No Good Woman
Blind Boy Fuller - Corrine What Makes You Treat Me So?
Sonny Terry, Bull City Red, Blind Boy Fuller - Get Your Ya Yas Out

Blind Boy Fuller - Why Don't My Baby Write To Me?
Blind Boy Fuller - Baby Quit Your Low Down Ways
Blind Boy Fuller - Worried And Evil Man Blues
Blind Boy Fuller - Mamie
Blind Boy Fuller - If You See My Pigmeat
Blind Boy Fuller - Put You Back In Jail
Blind Boy Fuller - Where My Woman Usta Lay

notes by David Harrison





Saydisc Matchbox SDR 143

Matchbox discography

notes by Bruce Bastin



= Flyright LP 110 (1974)

Flyright discography






= Magpie PY 1811

1812
(197?)
Bull City Blues

Sonny Terry & Oh Red (Sonny Terry & George Washington)
- Harmonica And Washboard Blues
Little Boy Fuller (Richard Trice)
- Lazy Bug Blues (Savoy 5535)
Welly Trice (Willie Trice)
- Come On In Here Mama # (Decca 7358)
Bull City Red (George Washington)
- Black Woman And Poison Blues
The Devil's Daddy-In-Law (Floyd Council)
- Lookin' For My Baby
Rich Trice (Richard Trice)
- Come On Baby # (Decca 7701)
Blind Boy Fuller
- Homesick And Lonesome

The Devil's Daddy-In-Law (Floyd Council)
- I Don't Want No Hungry Woman
Little Boy Fuller (Richard Trice)
- Shake Your Stuff (Savoy 5535)
Welly Trice (Willie Trice)
- Let Her Go God Bless Her (Decca 7358)
Bull City Red (George Washington)
- I Won't Be Dogged Around
Blind Boy Fuller
- Passenger Train Woman
Brownie McGhee
- Dealing With The Devil
Rich Trice (Richard Trice)
- Trembling Bed Spring Blues (Decca 7701)

Flyright LP 106 (1972)


= Magpie PY 1812

1813
(1978)
Snooky Pryor

- Telephone Blues
- Boogie
- Raising Sand
- Boogy Fool
- I'm Getting Tired
- Going Back On The Road
- I Want You For Myself

- Crosstown Blues
- Crying Shame
- Eighty Nine Ten
- Someone To Love Me
- Judgement Day
- Uncle Sam Don't Take My Man
- Boogie Twist

reissue of his postwar 78 rpm JOB records; rec. 1948 - 1963; Snooky Pryor, voc., harmonica; Moody Jones, g or b; Leroy Foster, g; Sunnyland Slim, p; Eddie Taylor, g; Lazy Bill Lucas, p; Johnny Young, g; Floyd Jones, g; Homesick James, g: Little Joe Harris, Alfred Wallace, Earl Philips, dr
liner notes by John J. Broven (August 1969)

Snooky Pryor discography

notes (August 1969)
by John J. Broven



Flyright LP 100 (1970)


= Magpie PY 1813

1814
(1979)
Cow Cow Davenport:
Alabama Strut


- New Cow Cow Blues
- Stealin' Blues
- Cow Cow Blues
- State Street Jive
- Chimin' The Blues
- Alabama Strut

- Alabama Mistreater
- Dirty Ground Hog Blues
- Chimes Blues
- Slow Drag
- Mootch Piddle
- We Gonna Rub It




Magpie PY 1814
1815
(1979)
Bessie Tucker & Ida Mae Mack:
The Texas Moaners acc. by Mr. 49


Bessie Tucker
- Fryin' Pan Skillet Blues
- Fort Worth And Denver Blues
Ida Mae Mack
- When You Lose Your Daddy
Bessie Tucker
- My Man Has Quit Me
Ida Mae Mack
- Elm Street Blues
- Mr. Forty-Nine Blues
Bessie Tucker
- Bessie's Moan

Bessie Tucker
- Black Name Moan
Ida Mae Mack
- Mr. Moore Blues
- Wrong Doin' Daddy
Bessie Tucker
- The Dummy
Ida Mae Mack
- Good-Bye Rider
Bessie Tucker
- Got Cut All To Pieces
- Penitentiary
- Got Cut All To Pieces

notes by Paul Oliver



Magpie PY 1815
1816
(1979)
Cecil Gant:
Killer Diller Boogie


- Killer Diller Boogie
- Little Baby, You're Running Wild
- Fare Thee My Baby
- I'll Remember You
- I'm Losing You
- Lost Baby Blues
- Goodbye Baby
- What's The Matter

- Original Cecils Boogie
- Sooner Or Later
- Baby I'm Losing You
- My Baby's Changed
- I've Heard That Jive Before
- Wake Up Cecil Wake Up
- You Can't Do Me Right
- It's All Over Darlin'

notes by Bruce Bastin



Magpie PY 1816
1817
(1979)
New York Rhythm 'n Blues

Flyright 4707 tracks:
The Wheels
- Let's Have A Ball
Lee Roy Little
- Your Evil Thoughts
Bob Gaddy
- Rip And Run
Buster Brown
- Good News
Billy Hoke
- I Don't Want No Other Woman
Lee Roy Little
- Hurry Baby Please Come Home
Charles Walker
- It Ain't Right

Little Red Walter
- Aw Shucks Baby
June Bateman
- Possum Belly Overalls
Lee Roy Little
- I'm A Good Man, But A Poor Man
Denny Brown
- Standing On The Corner
Wilbert Harrison
- Please Forgive Me
Noble 'Thin Man' Watts
- Flap Jack
Billy Hoke
- Cryin' And Wonderin'

Magpie PY 1817 tracks:
The Wheels
- Let's Have A Ball
Lee Roy Little
- Your Evil Thoughts
- Hurry Baby Please Come Home
- I'm A Good Man, But A Poor Man
Bob Gaddy
- Rip And Run
The Four Barons
- Got To Go Back Again
- Lemon Squeezer

Billy Hoke
- I Don't Want No Other Woman
- Cryin' And Wonderin'
Charles Walker
- It Ain't Right
Little Red Walter
- Aw Shucks Baby
Lune [sic] Bateman
- Possum Belly Overalls
Denny Brown
- Standing On The Corner
Wilbert Harrison
- Please Forgive Me




Flyright LP 4707 (1974)

notes by John J. Broven



(=) Magpie PY 1817
(with slightly different
track listing: Buster Brown
and Noble Watts replaced
by The Four Barons)

1818
(1980)
New York City Blues

Johnny Acey
- I Go Into Orbit
Bob Gaddy
- Paper Lady
Sticks McGhee
- Money Fever
Louisiana Red
- Tell Me
Cousin Leroy
- Will A Matchbox Hold My Clothes
- Charles Walker Slop
Tarheel Slim
- Wild Cat Tamer

Guitar Crusher
- I've Got To Know
Buster Brown
- Broadway On Fire
Cousin Leroy
- Highway 41
Louisiana Red
- Little Girl Take Your Time
Bob Gaddy
- Out Of My Name
Larry Dale
- Heed My Warning
Sticks McGhee
- Sleep In Job



Flyright LP 4706 (197?)




= Magpie PY 1818

 
4400 (The Piano Blues) series
edited and produced by Francis Wilford Smith
 
4401
(1977)
Paramount 1929-1930
'whip it to a jelly' (The Piano Blues Vol. 1)

Charlie Spand
- Moanin' The Blues
- Mississippi Blues
Blind Leroy Garnett
- Chain 'Em Down
- Louisiana Glide
Little Brother
- No Special Rider
- Vicksburg Blues
Wesley Wallace
- Fanny Lee Blues
- No. 29

Louise Johnson
- By The Moon And Stars
- All Night Long Blues
Will Ezell
- Pitchin' Boogie
- Heifer Dust
Charles Avery
- Dearborn St. Breakdown
James Wiggins
- Forty-Four Blues
Henry Brown
- Henry Brown Blues
Blind Blake / Spand
- Hastings St.
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett



Magpie PY 4401
4402
(1977)
Brunswick 1928-1930
'nothing but a worried mind' (The Piano Blues Vol. 2)

Lucille Bogan
- Alley Boogie
- New Way Blues
'Speck' Pertum
- Gamblers Blues
- Weak Eyed Blues
- Harvest Moon
John Oscar
- Whoopee Mama Blues
Freddie Nicholson
- You Gonna Miss Me Blues
- Freddie's Got The Blues

Eddie Miller
- Freight Train Blues
- Good Jelly Blues
- School Day Blues
Shorty George
- Jones Law Blues
Bob Call
- 31 Blues
Henry Brown
- Stomp 'Em Down To The Bricks
Mary Johnson
- Dawn Of Day Blues
Mozelle Alderson
- Tight In Chicago
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4402
4403
(1977)
Vocalion 1928-1930
'shake your wicked knees' (The Piano Blues Vol. 3)

Cow Cow Davenport
- Back In The Alley
Bert M. Mays
- Michigan River Blues
Joe Dean
- I'm So Glad I'm Twenty-One Years Old Today
Lee Green
- Memphis Fives
Jim Clarke
- Fat Fanny Stomp
Cow Cow Davenport
- Cow Cow Blues
Romeo Nelson
- Gettin' Dirty Just Shakin' That Thing
Dan Stewart
- New Orleans Blues

Lil Johnson
- House Rent Scuffle
Montana Taylor
- Detroit Rocks
Tampa Red
- Black Hearted Blues
Pinetop Smith
- Jump Steady Blues
Joe Dean
- Mexico Bound Blues
Romeo Nelson
- Head Rag Hop
Cow Cow Davenport
- Texas Shout
Montana Taylor & The Jazoo Boys
- Whoop And Holler Stomp
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4403

= Magpie PYCD 03

4404
(1977)
The Thomas Family 1925-1929
'give it to me good, Mr. Hersal' (The Piano Blues Vol. 4)

Hociel Thomas
- Worried Down With The Blues
- Fish Tail Dance
Sippie Wallace
- Murder's Gonna Be My Crime
George Thams
- Fast Stuff Blues
- Don't Kill Him In Here
Moanin' Bernice Edwards
- High Powered Mama
- Born To Die
- South Bound Blues

Moanin' Bernice Edwards
- Long Tall Mama
- Mean Man Blues
- Jack Of All Trades
- Moaning Blues
- Hard Hustling
- Low Down Dirty Shame
Hersal Thomas
- Suitcase Blues
- Hersal Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PY 4404
4405
(1977)
Postscript 1927-1935
'hot box is on my mind' ( The Piano Blues Vol. 5)

Little Brother Montgomery
- Frisco Hi-Ball
Turner Parrish
- Trenches
Roosevelt Sykes
- 44 Blues
Mozelle Alderson
- Tight Whoopee
Sammy Brown
- Jockey Blues
Speckled Red
- Wilkins Street Stomp
Jame Robinson
- Humming Blues
Rufus & Ben Quillian
- Holy Roll

Cow Cow Davenport
- Atlanta Rag
Pinetop & Lindberg
- 4-11-44
Lonnie Clark
- Down In Tennessee
Skip James
- If You Haven't Any Hay
Charlie Spand
- Soon This Morning No 2
Herve Duerson
- Avenue Strut
Stump Johnson
- Bound To Be A Monkey
Kingfish Bill Tomlin
- Hot Box
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett
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Magpie PY 4405
4406
(1978)
Walter Roland 1933-1935
'take your big legs off' (The Piano Blues Vol. 6)

Jolly Jives
- Piano Stomp
- Jookit Jookit
- Watcha Gonna Do
- Hungry Man's Scuffle
Walter Roland
- Early This Morning
- Back Door
- Big Mama
- Red Cross Blues

Walter Roland
- House Lady
- Every Morning
- Collector Man
- Bad Dream
Lucille Bogan
- Changed Way
- B.D. Woman's Blues
- Down In Bougie Alley
- Stew Meat Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4406
4407
(1978)
Leroy Carr 1930-1935
'don't cry when I'm gone' (The Piano Blues Vol. 7)

Leroy Carr
- Ain't It A Shame
- Just A Rag
- Alabama Women Blues
- New How Long
- Four Day Rider
- Rocks In My Bed
- Sloppy Drunk Blues
- Going Back Home

Leroy Carr
- Big Four Blues
Carr & Blackwell
- Barrel House Woman No. 2
- Good Woman Blues
- George Street
- Make A Change
- Don't Start No Stuff
- Take A Walk
- It's Too Short
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4407

= Magpie PYCD 07

4408
(1978)
Texas Seaport 1934-1937
'stomp the grinder down' (The Piano Blues Vol. 8)

Rob Cooper
- West Dallas Drag
- West Dallas Drag No. 2
Andy Boy
- Too Late
- Evil Blues
- House Raid
- Yellow Gal
- Church Street
- Lonesome

Joe Pullum
- Careful Drivin' Mama
- Blues With Class
- Cows, See That Train
- Rack It Back
- Mississippi Flood
- McKinney Street Stomp
Walter Washington
- West Dallas Woman
- Ice Pick Mama
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PY 4408
4409
(1979)
Lofton / Noble 1935-1936
'what's the use of getting sober' (The Piano Blues Vol. 9)

Cripple Clarence Lofton
- Brown Skin Girls
- Tore Your Playhouse Down
- Monkey Man
- Strut That Thing
Red Nelson / Lofton
- Crying Mother
- Soldiers Get Their Bonus
- Sweetest Thing Born
- Streamline Train

George Noble
- If You Lose Your Gal
- T.B. Blues
- On My Death-Bed
- Sissy Man
- New Milk Cow
- Bed Springs
- Dozing
- Seminole
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4409
4410
(1979)
Territory Blues 1934-1941
'that's where I was born' (The Piano Blues Vol. 10)

Mississippi Jook Band
- Hittin' The Bottle Stomp
- Barbecue Bust
- Sloppy Whippy
- Dangerous Woman
Big Boy Knox
- Texas Blues
- Poor Man
Curtis Henry
- G-Man Blues
- County Jail

Peanut The Kidnapper
- Silver Spade
- Eight Avenue Blues
Jazzbo Tommy
- Blaze Face Cow
Frank Tannehill
- Rolling Stone
Rhinehart & Stubblefield
- T.P.N. Moaner
Blind Mack
- Keep Your Woman Home: Dusky Dailey
- Flying Crow
Alfoncy Harris
- South Land Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4410
4411
(1979)
Texas Santa Fe 1934-1937
'there's a train leavin' Houston' (The Piano Blues Vol. 11)

Son Becky
- Midnight Trouble Blues
Black Boy Shine
- Dog House Blues
Black Ivory King
- Working For The PWA
Pinetop Burks
- Fannie Mae Blues
Alfoncy Harris
- Absent Freight Train Blues
Pinetop Burks
- Aggravatin' Mama Blues
Sony Becky
- Sweet Woman Blues
Bernice Edwards, Black Boy Shine & Howling Smith
- Hot Mattress Stomp

Pinetop Burks
- Mountain Jack Blues
Black Boy Shine
- Brown House Blues
Bernice Edwards
- Butcher Shop Blue
Pinetop Burks
- Jack Of All Trades Blues
Black Ivory King
- Gingham Dress
Son Becky
- Cryin' Shame Blues
Black Boy Shine
- Sail On Little Girl No. 3
Pinetop Burks
- Sun Down Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PY 4411
4412
(1979)
Big Four 1933-1941
'will satisfy your mind' (The Piano Blues Vol. 12)

Little Brother
- Farrish Street Jive
- Vicksburg Blues - part 3
- Shreveport Farewell
- Louisiana Blues - part 2
Walter Davis
- Big Jack Engine
- I Can Tell
- Sweet Sixteen
- Frisco Blues

Roosevelt Sykes
- Big Legs Ida
- Low As A Toad
- Let Me Hang My Stocking
Stingback James
- Bad Luck Ever Change?
- New Red Cross
- Snake Hip Blues
- See For Yourself
- Poor Coal Loader
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4412
4413
(1980)
Central Highway 1933-1941
'pull up your dress, babe' (The Piano Blues Vol. 13)

Georgia White
- The Blues Ain't Nothin'
- Territory Blues
Lee Green
- The Way I Feel
Monkey Joe
- New York Central
Peetie Wheatstraw
- Shack Bully Stomp
Stump Johnson
- Don't Give My Lard Away
Eddie Morgan
- Rock House Blues
Pine Top
- Every Day I Have The Blues

Pine Top
- Tell Her About Me
Dot Rice
- Texas Stomp
Honey Hill
- Boogie Woogie
Tampa Red
- Stormy Sea
Eddie Miller
- Whoopie
Memphis Minnie
- Joe Louis Strut
"Freddie" Shayne
- Lonesome Man
Pigmeat Terry
- Black Sheep
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett



Magpie PY 4413
4414
(1980)
The Accompanist 1933-1941
'play it for me' (The Piano Blues Vol. 14)

Bumblebee Slim
- New Bricks In My Pillow
- New Orleans Stop Time
- Any Time A Night
- Rough Treatment
- When Somebody Loses
Johnson & Trowbridge
- Steady Grindin'
Lil Johnson
- I Lost My Baby
- Keep On Knocking

Carl Rafferty
- Dresser With The Drawers
Bill Gaither
- Georgia Woman Stomp
Charlie McFadden
- Times Are So Tight
Johnny Temple
- What Is That She Got
Mary Johnson
- Deceitful Woman
Blind Squire Turner
- Pitty Pat
Trowbridge
- Bad Luck Blues
Kansas City Kitty
- Christmas Mornin'
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett



Magpie PY 4414
4415
(1980)
Dallas 1927-1929
'Elm Street's paved in brass' (The Piano Blues Vol. 15)

Texas Bill Day & Billiken Johnson
- Elm Street Blues
- Billiken's Weary Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore
- Heart Wrecked Blues
- Blue Bloomer Blues
- They May Not Be My Toes
- West Texas Woman
- Ice Pick Blues
Johnson & Roberts
- Frisco Blues

Johnson & Roberts
- Wild Jack Blues
Texas Bill Day
- Goin' Back To My Baby
- Good Mornin' Blues
- Burn The Trestle Down
Hattie Hudson
- Doggone My Good Luck Soul
Johnson & Adams
- Sun Beam Blues
- Interurban Blues
Bobbie Cadillac
- Carbolic Acid Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PY 4415

= Magpie PYCD 15

4416
(1981)
Charlie Spand 1929-1931
'soon this morning' (The Piano Blues Vol. 16)

- Soon This Morning
- Thirsty Woman
- Got To Have My Sweetbread
- Evil Woman Spell
- Good Gal
- Got Good Stuff
- Room Rent Blues
- Ain't Gonna Stand For That

- Back To The Woods
- Dreamin' The Blues
- Georgia Mule
- Big Fat Mama
- Mistreatment Blues
- Levee Camp Man
- Fetch Your Water
- Hard Times Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett



Magpie PY 4416
4417
(1982)
Paramount Vol. 2 1927-1932
'raised in the alley' (The Piano Blues Vol. 17)

Jabo Williams
- Pratt City Blues
Henry Brown
- Eastern Chimes Blues
Freddie Brown
- Raised In The Alley Blues
Skip James
- 22-20 Blues
Raymond Barrow
- Walking Blues
Charley Taylor
- Heavy Suitcase Blues
Barrel House Welch
- Dying Pickpocket Blues
Louise Johnson
- Long Way From Home

Louise Johnson
- On The Wall
Charley Taylor
- Louisiana Bound
Barrel House Welch
- Larceny Woman Blues
Meade Lux Lewis
- Honky Tonk Train Blues
Will Ezell
- Playing The Dozen
Freddie Brown
- Whip It To A Jelly
Henry Brown
- Deep Morgan Blues
Jabo Williams
- Jabo Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett
click to enlarge !

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Magpie PY 4417
4418
(1983)
Roosevelt Sykes / Lee Green 1929-1930
'the way I feel' (The Piano Blues Vol. 18)

Roosevelt Sykes
- Roosevelt's Blues
- Ten And Four Blues
- Henry Ford Blues
- Poor Boy Blues
- All My Money Gone
- Home Of Your Own
- Lost All I Had
- The Way I Feel

Lee Green
- Railroad Blues
- Number 44 Blues
- If I Get Drunk
- Dud-Low Joe
- All My Money Gone
- Death Bell Blues
- The Way I Feel
- Maltese Cat Blues
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4418
4419
(1984)
Barrelhouse Women 1925-1933
'play it for your mama' (The Piano Blues Vol. 19)

Davenport & Smith
- State Street Jive
Doretha Trowbridge
- Slavin' Mama Blues
Margaret Thornton
- Texas Bound Blues
Elzadie Robinson
- St. Louis Cyclone
- The Santa Claus Crave
Mary Johnson
- Mean Black Man Blues
- Black Men Blues
- Morning Sun Blues

Lucille Bogan
- Coffee Grindin' Blues
Margaret Whitmire
- That Thing
Ida May Mack
- Good-bye Rider
Lillian Miller
- Kitchen Blues
Alderson & Beck
- State Street Special
Evelyn Brickey
- Down In The Valley Blues
Elizabeth Washington
- Riot Call Blues
Lil Johnson
- Never Miss Your Jelly
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PY 4419
4420
(1984)
Barrelhouse Years 1928-1933
'some piano player, I'll tell you that' (The Piano Blues Vol. 20)

Pine Top Smith
- Pine Top's Boogie Woogie (-B)
- Pine Top Blues (-B)
Pinetop & Lindberg
- Down On The Levee
- Louisiana Bound
- East Chicago Blues
Speckled Red
- The Right String
- The Dirty Dozen - no. 2
'Boodle It' Wiggins
- Evil Woman Blues

Turner Parrish
- Fives
Lonnie Clark
- Broke Down Engine
Davenport
- Slum Gullion Stomp
'Montana' Taylor
- Indiana Avenue Stomp
'Jabo' Williams
- Fat Mama Blues
Henry Brown
- Blind Boy Blues
Bert M. Mays
- You Can't Come In
Davenport & Smith
- Alabama Strut
foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall

Magpie PY 4420
4421
(1984)
Unissued Boogie 1938-1945
'jump for joy' (The Piano Blues Vol. 21)

Meade Lux Lewis
- Honky Tonk Train Blues
Albert Ammons
- Pine Top's Boogie Woogie
Meade Lux Lewis
- Yancey Special
Joe Turner & Pete Johnson
- Low Down Dog
Albert Ammons
- Boogie Woogie Stomp
Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis
- Jumpin' Blues

Meade Lux Lewis
- Honky Tonk Train Blues
Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis
Double Up Blues
Joe Turner & Meade Lux Lewis
- Roll 'em
Meade Lux Lewis
- Boogie Woogie
Joe Turner & Meade Lux Lewis
- Low Down Dog
Albert Ammons
- Suitcase Blues

mastering: Ron Geesin

foreword by Francis Smith
notes by Bob Hall

Magpie PY 4421
4451
(1987)
Little Brother Montgomery:
These Are What I Like

Unissued Recordings Vol. 1

- Mr. Freddie Blues
- Railroad Blues
- Old Louisiana Blues
- Trembling Blues
- I Ain't No Bulldog
- Trumpets Farm Blues
- Farish Street Jive

- Pinetop's Boogie
- The Fives
- No Special Rider Blues
- Cow Cow Blues
- Four O'Clock Blues
- Up The Country
- Suitcase Blues

rec. June 26/27 and August 26/27, 1960 in Sussex, England by Francis Wilford Smith
mastering: John R. T. Davies

Little Brother Montgomery discography

foreword by
Francis Wilford Smith
notes by Bob Hall



Magpie PY 4451

= Magpie PYCD 04

4452
(1988)
Little Brother Montgomery:
Those I Liked I Learned

Unissued Recordings Vol. 2

- Wang Wang Blues
- Prescription For The Blues
- Caldonia No. 1 and No. 2
- Kansas City Kitty
- Careless Love
- Ain't Nobody's Business
- You Shall

- Do Right Mama
- Black Snake Blues
- Golf Coast Blues
- Lonesome Mama Blues
- The Cooter Crawl
- Hesitation Blues
- Lonesome Road Blues
- Trouble In Mind

rec. 1960 by Francis Wilford Smith

Little Brother Montgomery discography

foreword by
Francis Wilford Smith
notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PY 4452

= Magpie PYCD 05

 
CD series
 
01
(1990)
Paramount Vol. 1   1928-1932

Charlie Spand - Moanin' The Blues
Blind Leroy Garnett - Chain 'Em Down
Little Brother - No Special Rider
Wesley Wallace - Fanny Lee Blues
Louise Johnson - By The Moon And Stars
Will Ezell - Pitchin' Boogie
Blind Leroy Garnett - Louisiana Glide
Blind Blake / Spand - Hastings St.
Skip James - If You Havenít Any Hay
'Jabo' Williams - Fat Mama Blues
'Boodle It' Wiggins - Evil Woman Blues
Pinetop & Lindberg - Down On The Levee
Charles Avery - Dearborn St. Breakdown
Charlie Spand - Mississippi Blues
Will Ezell - Heifer Dust
Little Brother - Vicksburg Blues
Wesley Wallace - No. 29
James Wiggins - Forty-Four Blues
Henry Brown - Henry Brown Blues
Louise Johnson - All Night Long Blues

Magpie PY 4401
+ four tracks from
Magpie PY 4420

notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PYCD 01

03
(1990)
Vocalion 1928-1930
The Piano Blues series

- Back In The Alley - Cow Cow Davenport
- Michigan River Blues - Bert M. Mays
- I'm So Glad I'm 21 Years Old Today - Joe Dean
- Memphis Fives - Lee Green
- Fat Fanny Stomp - Jim Clarke
- Cow Cow Blues - Cow Cow Davenport
- Gettin' Dirty Just Shakin' That Thing - Romeo Nelson
- New Orleans Blues - Dan Stewart
- Pine Top's Boogie Woogie - Pine Top Smith
- You Can't Come In - Bert M. Mays
- Indiana Avenue Stomp - Montana Taylor
- Slum Gullion Stomp - Cow Cow Davenport
- Pine Top Blues - Pine Top Smith
- Detroit Rocks - Montana Taylor
- Black Hearted Blues - Tampa Red
- Jump Steady Blues - Pine Top Smith
- Mexico Bound Blues - Joe Dean
- Head Rag Hop - Romeo Nelson
- Texas Shout - Cow Cow Davenport
- Whoop And Holler Stomp - Montana Taylor & The Jazoo Boys

Magpie PY 4403




Magpie PYCD 03

04


Magpie PYCD 04
never released
05
(199?)
Paramount Vol. 2   1927-1932

Jabo Williams - Pratt City Blues
Henry Brown - Eastern Chimes Blues
Freddie Brown - Raised In The Alley Blues
Skip James - 22-20 Blues
Raymond Barrow - Walking Blues
Charley Taylor - Heavy Suitcase Blues
Barrel House Welch - Dying Pickpocket Blues
Louise Johnson - Long Way From Home
Louise Johnson - On The Wall
Charley Taylor - Louisiana Bound
Barrel House Welch - Larceny Woman Blues
Meade Lux Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues
Will Ezell - Playing The Dozen
Freddie Brown - Whip It To A Jelly
Henry Brown - Deep Morgan Blues
Jabo Williams - Jabo Blues
+ 4 add'l tracks

Magpie PY 4417
+ four tracks from
Magpie PY 44??


Magpie PYCD 05

07
(1992)
Leroy Carr 1930-1935
The Piano Blues series

- Barrel House Woman No- 2
- Good Woman Blues
- Ain't It A Shame
- George Street Blues
- Just A Rag
- Alabama Woman Blues
- I Believe I'll Make A Change
- Don't Start No Stuff
- You Left Me Crying
- Suicide Blues
- How Long Has That Evening Train Been Gone
- Eleven Twenty-Nine Blues
- Take A Walk Around The Corner
- New How Long How Long Blues - part 2
- Four Day Rider
- Rocks In My Bed
- Sloppy Drunk Blues
- Going Back Home
- Big Four Blues
- It's Too Short

Leroy Carr discography

Magpie PY 4407

notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PYCD 07

15
(1992)
Dallas 1927-1929
The Piano Blues series

Texas Bill Day & Billiken Johnson - Elm Street Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore - Heart Wrecked Blues
Johnson & Roberts - Frisco Blues
Texas Bill Day - Goin' Back To My Baby
Hattie Hudson - Doggone My Good Luck Soul
Johnson & Adams - Sun Beam Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore - Blue Bloomer Blues
Bessie Tucker - Penitentiary
Bessie Tucker - The Dummy
Texas Bill Day - Good Mornin' Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore - They May Not Be My Toes
Ida Mae Mack - When You Lose Your Daddy
Ida Mae Mack - Elm Street Blues
Texas Bill Day & Billiken Johnson - Billiken's Weary Blues
Johnson & Roberts - Wild Jack Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore - West Texas Woman
Bobbie Cadillac - Carbolic Acid Blues
Texas Bill Day - Burn The Trestle Down
Johnson & Adams - Interurban Blues
Whistln' Alex Moore - Ice Pick Blues

Magpie PY 4415
+ four tracks from
Magpie PY 1815

notes by Paul Oliver

Magpie PYCD 15

17
(1992)
Leroy Carr Vol. 2   1929-1935
The Piano Blues series

- Straight Alki Blues - part 1
- Straight Alki Blues - part 2
- Gettin' All Wet
- Papa's On The House Top
- Carried Water For The Elephant
- Low Down Dog Blues
- Papa's Got Your Water On
- Gone Mother Blues
- Midnight Hour Blues
- Blues Before Sunrise
- Court Room Blues
- Mean Mistreater Mama
- Blue Night Blues
- Barrel House Woman
- Florida Bound Blues
- Tight Time Blues
- Bread Baker
- When The Sun Goes Down

Leroy Carr discography

notes by Bob Hall
and Richard Noblett

Magpie PYCD 17
21
(1994)
Boogie Woogie Boys   1938 - 1944

Meade Lux Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues
Albert Ammons - Pine Top's Boogie Woogie
Meade Lux Lewis - Yancey Special
Pete Johnson - Low Down Dog
Albert Ammons - Boogie-Woogie Stomp
Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson & Meade Lux Lewis - Jumpin' Blues
Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis - Double-Up Blues
Albert Ammons & Pete Johnson
- Boogie Woogie Man (tk 1)
- Boogie Woogie Man (tk 2)
- Barrel House Boogie
- Cuttin' The Boogie
- Foot Pedal Boogie
- Walkin' The Boogie
- Sixth Avenue Express
- Pine Creek
- Movin' The Boogie
- Boogie Woogie Prayer
- Foot Pedal Boogie
- Jumpin' The Boogie
- Cuttin' The Boogie
- St.Louis Blues
- Lady Be Good
- The Sheik Of Araby
- Pistol Packin' Mama
- Rumboogie
- Boogie Woogie Man


Magpie PYCD 21
22
(199?)
Piano Boogie Woogie & The Blues   1943 - 1946

Gene Rodgers - G.R. Boogie
Deryck Sampson - Blues Boogie
Beverly White - If Things Don't Get Better
Deryck Sampson - Boogie Express
Billie Hayes - You Ain't Had No Blues
Deryck Sampson - Boogie In "C"
Jack Dupree - I'm A Doctor For Women
Deryck Sampson - Hen House Boogie
Gene Rodgers - G.R. Blues
Gene Rodgers - Rhapsody Boogie
Jack Dupree - Lover's Lane
Deryck Sampson - Basin Street Boogie
Deryck Sampson - Kansas City Boogie Woogie
Beverly White - Don't Stop Now
Deryck Sampson - Canal Street Boogie Woogie
Deryck Sampson - Boogie Serenade
Gene Rodgers - G.R. Blues (alt tk)
Bille Hayes - Man Shortage Blues
Deryck Sampson - Table Top Boogie
Deryck Sampson - Hen House Boogie
Jack Dupree - She Makes Good Jelly
Gene Rodgers - G.R. Boogie (alt tk)


Magpie PYCD 22
53
(1992)
Champion Jack Dupree: New Orleans Barrelhouse
Piano Blues 1960

- Gravier Street Blues
- Workhouse Blues
- Louise Blues
- Doctor Special
- My Cabin Inn
- Slippin' In After Midnight
- By My Mother's Bedside
- Mean Old Frisco
- Daybreak Blues
- Nagging Woman Blues
- London Special
- Ici Mo-Mo
- Come Back Baby
- Tee-Na-Na
- Sometimes I Feel Troubled
- Number Nine Blues
- Wig-Headed Woman
- Pearl Harbour Blues
- Low Down Dog

Champion Jack Dupree discography

booklet by Bob Hall

Magpie PYCD 53


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