Stefan Wirz www.wirz.de
rec. July 7 / 8 / 9, 1961 in Houston by Chris Strachwitz and Mac McCormick
Mance Lipscomb discography
notes by Mac McCormick Reprise R-2012 (mono 1961)"trouble in mind- american folk songtraditionalist"
Reprise R-2012([exaggerated] stereo)
= Reprise RV2006 (Fr)
= Reprise RS 6404 (1970)([exaggerated] stereo)
= Collector's Issue C-5521
20 page booklet with originalnotes by Mack McCormickplus new notes by Bill DahlRhino CD RHM2 7829
notes (+ booklet)by Bruce JacksonFolk-Legacy FSA-12 (US 1963)= Folk-Legacy C 12(cassette)
notes (no booklet!)by Bruce Jackson = Collector's Issue C-5522(Austria 198?)
Gus Cannon discography
notes by Bob Altshuler Stax 702 (US 1963)"Walk Right In"[only 500 copies pressed]
= Collector's Issue C-5523"Gus Cannon 1963"
original notesby Bob Altshulerand new notesby Bengt Olsson = Stax SCD-8603-2 (UK 1999)
rec. July 1968 in Furry's apartment in Memphis by Bob West
Furry Lewis discography
Bukka White discography
notes by Bob West ASP 1 (US 1972)
= Collector's Issue C-5524
(=) Arcola ACD 1001(+ additional 30 minutes)
rec. at the Gaslight, New York 1971
notes by Michael Cuscuna Ampex A-10140 (1971)
notes by Michael Cuscuna= Collector's Issue C-5525
Mississippi Fred McDowell discography
notes by Michael Cuscuna Just Sunshine JSS 4 (1972)
notes by Michael Cuscuna(=) Antilles AN-7022(1973; plus three add'ltracks) "Somebody KeepsCalling Me"
= XTRA 1136 (1974 UK)"1904-1972"
XTRA Records discography
notes by Michael Cuscuna= Collector's Issue C-5526(Austria 198?) "1904-1972Rap, Louise and otherSongs"
notes by Pete Weldingand Bonnie Raitt(=) Cema/Capitol 33919(2 CDs 1995)"Complete Sessions"(along with the CapitolST 409 tracks)
Arvella Gray discographyJames Brewer discography
Daddy Stovepipe discography
notes by Paul OliverHeritage HLP 1004 (UK 1961)
Heritage Records discography
= Collector's Issue C-5527(Austria 1989?)
notes by Paul Oliver, RienWisse & Gary Atkinson = Document DOCD 5692 (UK 2012)
Warner Brothers B 1228"Funky Piano- New Orleans Style"
= Collector's Issue C-5528
2 CD(=) Upbeat URCD 233D(2009) "George Lewis andAlton Purnell"
notes by Chuck Gerhardt = Westminster WP-6089(1958?)
(=) Heliodor EP 463 022 (196?)
= Collector's Issue C-5529
(=) Document DOCD 5620 (1998)Sister Ernestine WashingtonVol. 2 (1954 - c.1958)Complete Recorded WorksIn Chronological Order
Joel Hopkins rec. June 12 and # October 31, 1959 in Dickinson, Tx. by Mack McCormick
Sam Hopkins rec. November 19, 1959 in Houston, Tx. by Mack McCormick
photography by Andrew Hanson, Ed Badeaux
 additional track on Collector's Issue LP
§ actually Hopkins sings "Soldiers dyin' in Germany, Red Cross on my arm"
Document DOCD 5619 content:
Sam 'Suitcase' Johnson
- Sam's Comin' Home
- Sam's Boogie
- Catfish Blues (i Wish I Was A Catfish)
Clifford Gibson (1951)
- Sneaky Groundhog
- Let Me Be Your Handy Man
Juke Boy Bonner
- Rock With Me Baby
- Well Baby
- Good Times Here, Better Down The Road
- Thunder In Germany
- I Ain't Gonna Roll For The Big Hat Man No More
- Accused Me Of Forgin' Can't Even Write My Name
- Matchbox Blues
Jewell Long (1960)
- Frankie And Albert
- My Pony Run Blues
- Sealy Rag
- Muddy Shoes Blues
Clifford Gibson (1960)
- It's Best To Know Who You're Talking To
- I Don't Want No Woman
- The Monkey Likes To Boogie
- No Success Blues
Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup
- Angel Child (tk. 2)
notes by Tony Standish Heritage HLP 1001 (1960)"Joel & Lightnin' Hopkins"
notes by Tony Standish = Collector's Issue C-5530Alan Balfour review (Blues& Rhythm 53 - July 1990)at www.blindman.com
Joel Hopkins tracksavailable onDocument DOCD-5619"Rural Blues Vol. 21951-1962"
thanks to Alan Balfour, Max Hoeffner, Fernando Goin and Stephen Convey for additional info