(=) Vocalion 04443
Charles Avery discography
"An odd copy of Vocalion 1696 is known which has Matrix 11479-A on one side; regular issues of Vocalion 1696 involve a coupling of Charley Jordan." (BGR 4th ed. 1997, p. 794)
= Sunrise S3240 (193?)
[label founder and owner Bob Koester in August 1958 moved his business from a location on the corner of Delmar and Oliver streets in St. Louis to Chicago (http://www.delmark.com/delmark.history.htm)]
notes by Bob Koester "Delmar Records, 439 So. Wabash, Chicago 5, Ill." Delmar DL-602 (mono) (US 1958)
notes by Bob Koester "Delmar" on labels, "Delmark" on the sleeve, "Delmar Records, 439 So. Wabash, Chicago 5, Ill." = Delmark DL-602 (mono) (US 1959)
notes by Bob Koester "Delmark stereo DS-602" on jacket, "DL-602" on spine and labels, "Delmark Records, 4243 North Lincoln, Chicago, Illinois 60618" = Delmark DS/DL-602 (stereo) (US 19??)
notes (slightly amended in 1961) by Bob Koester "Delmark Records, 4243 North Lincoln, Chicago, Illinois 60618" = Delmark DL-602 (stereo) (US 1961)
notes by Bob Koester = 77 LA 12/19 (UK 1963)
notes (1969) by Bob Koester "Delmark Records, Seven West Grand, Chicago, Illinois 60610" = Delmark DL-602 (US 1969)
notes (1969) by Bob Koester "Delmark Records, Seven West Grand, Chicago, Illinois 60610" = Delmark DL-602 (mono) (UK in American sleeve 1969)
notes by Robert G. Koester "Delmark Records, 4121 N. Rockwell, Chicago, IL 60618" = Delmark CD DD-602 (US 1997)
= P-Vine PCD-20294 (Jp 2014)
Delmark Records discography77 Records discographyBig Joe Williams discography
Folkways FA 2467 (US 1963)= Folkways FS 1467 "Son House & J.D. Short: Blues from the Mississippi Delta"
= Folkways FTS 31028 (US 1968) "Son House / J.D. Short: Delta Blues"
= XTRA 1080 (UK 1969) "Son House / J.D. Short: Delta Blues"
= Verve/Folkways FV-9035 "Son House & J.D. Short: Blues from the Mississippi Delta"
Son House discography
notes by Bob Koester Delmark DL-609 (US 1965)
notes by Bob Koester = Goody GY 10006 (Fr 198?) "Super Black Blues, Vol. 1"
(=) Delmark CD DD-609 (US 1991) "Big Joe Williams & J.D. Short"
Delmark Records discographyBig Joe Williams discography
notes by David Evansand Bill Givens Origin Jazz Library OJL-11 (US 1965)
Origin Jazz Library OJL-11 (US 19??)
OJL Records discography
Roots RL-302 (Austria 1967, 1st pressing) [line of front cover text in black]
Roots RL-302 (Austria 1968, 2nd pressing) [line of front cover text in red]
Roots RL-302 (Austria 19??, 3rd pressing) [line of front cover text in red]
= autogram/Roots RL-302 (Germany 2013)
Roots Records discography
notes by Samuel Charters Asch A-101 (US 1967)= Folkways FA AS101
notes by Samuel Charters = Blue Angel BA20011 (Germany 1978/79?) (Zweitausendeins)
CDrnotes by Samuel Charters = Smithsonian Folkways FW-ASCH101-CCD (US 2007)
J.D. Short discographyMemphis Willie B. discographyPink Anderson discographyFurry Lewis discographyBaby Tate discographyGus Cannon discographySleepy John Estes discography
Down With The Game D 204 (UK 1968)
Down With The Game discographyPeetie Wheatstraw discographyKokomo Arnold discographyWalter Davis discography
notes by Don Kent Belzona L 1003 (US 1968)
notes by Don Kent = Yazoo L 1003 (US 196?)
notes by Stephen Calt = Yazoo CD 1003 YAZ (US 1991)
Yazoo Records discography
Yazoo L 1018 (US 1969)
= CD 1018 YAZ (US 1992)
Yazoo Records discograpy
notes by Mike Leadbitter Transatlatic TRA SAM 25 (UK 1972)
= Guimbarda 30.111057 (Sp 1979) "Bluesmen 3"
XTRA Records discography
Roots RL 340 (Austria 1972)
notes by Stephen Calt, Nick Perls & Mike Stewart Yazoo L-1030 (US 1972)
notes by Stephen Calt, Nick Perls & Mike Stewart = Yazoo CD 1030 (US 1991)
DLP Folkways FA 2694
download complete track list / liner notes / sound clips at Smithsonian Global Sound
Mamlish Records discography
book accompanying "The Legacy Of The Blues" LP series
Sam Charters: The Legacy Of The Blues - (A Glimpse Into The) Art And LivesOf Twelve Great Bluesmen.
notes by Anonymous (most likely Sam Charters) Sonet SNTX 1 / Sonet 201.038 (UK 1974)
notes by Anonymous (most likely Sam Charters) = Crescendo GNPS 10010 (US 1976)
= Poljazz PSJ-146 (Poland 1976)
gatefold DLP (=) Sonet INT 157.103 (UK 1983) "The Legacy Of The Blues Maxi Sampler"(=) Sonet DLP SNTD 202 (Germany 1983) "The Legacy Of The Blues Maxi Sampler"
(=) Sonet SNTDCD 202 (UK 1983) "The Legacy Of The Blues Maxi Sampler"
notes (1988) by Samuel Charters = Sonet SNTXCD1 (UK 1988) "The Legacy Of The Blues Sampler"
= GNP Crescendo GNP5-0010X (cassette) (US 1990)
notes by Paul Oliver Wolf WSE 118 (Austria 1985)
Wolf (WSE) Records discography
notes by Keith Briggs Document DOCD-5147 (Austria 1993)
Wolf CD 115 (Austria 1993)
Yazoo CD 2036 (US 1998)
notes by Keith Briggs Catfish CD 172 (UK 2000)
Catfish Records (UK) discographyHenry Townsend discography
notes by David Evans & Colin EscottBluebird RCA 82876 509582 2 (EU 2003)
112-pp. booklet notes by Bill Dahl Bear Family BCD 17231 (Germany 2014)
Blues Images Calendar Vol. 13 (rel. 2015, for 2016)
Blues Images CD BIM-113 (US 2015) accompanying Blues Images Calendar Vol. 13
Blues Images calendars discography
Blues Images Vol. 17 (rel. 10/2019, for 2020)
I herewith confessthat I do not have the ambition to list each and every CD anthology / compilationcontaining only one (or two ;-) J. D. Short track(s) !!!
thanks to Al Haug, Alan Balfour, David J Costa, John Tefteller, Helge Thygesen, Michael Hortig and Esther Gavillet for additional info / scans
Bob Groom:J.D. Short (Part 1).- Talking Blues 2 (1976), p. 2-7;J.D. Short (Part 2).- Talking Blues 3 (1976), p. 6-12;J.D. Short (Part 3).- Talking Blues 4 (1977), p. 12-18
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