Playlist for Blues Off the Record with Sonny Boy Williamson III, June 2nd, 2020

Dixieland Jug Blowers – Banjoreno – American Epic: The Collection

Earl McDonald’s Original Louisville Jug Band -Casey Bill – Ruckus Juice and Chittlins

Noah Lewis’ Jug Band – Selling the Jelly- Ruckus Juice and Chittlins

Noah Lewis – Devil in the Woodpile – Gus Cannon and Noah Lewis

Hittin’ the Bottle Stomp – Mississippi Jook Band [Roosevelt Graves] – Back to the Crossroads: The Roots of Robert Johnson

Memphis Jug Band – He’s in the Jailhouse Now – American Epic: The Best of the Memphis Jug Band

Jimmie Rodgers – In the Jailhouse Now – The Essential Jimmie Rodgers

The Carter Family – When I’m Gone – Anthology, Vol. 1

Elizabeth Cotten – When I’m Gone – Elizabeth Cotten, Vol. 3: When I’m Gone

Etta Baker – Candyman – Railroad Bill

Scrapper Blackwell – “A” Blues – Mr. Scrapper’s Blues

John Fahey – Funeral Song for Mississippi John Hurt – Of Rivers and Religion

Mississippi John Hurt – Spike Driver Blues – Avalon Blues: The Complete 1928 OKeh Recordings

Mamlish Blues – Ed Bell – Ed Bell “Mamlish Blues”

Bo Carter – Corrine Corinna

Bo Carter & Mary Butler – Electrocuted Blues

Robert Wilkins – I Do Blues – The Original Rolling Stone

Bumble Bee Slim – Cruel Hearted Woman – Back to the Crossroads: The Roots of Robert Johnson

William Harris – Kansas City Blues – American Primitive – Vol. 2hn

Blind Lemon Jefferson – Easy Rider Blues – Rough Guide to Blind Lemon Jefferson 

Peetie Wheatstraw – Police Station Blues – Back to the Crossroads: The Roots of Robert Johnson

Skip James – 4 O’Clock Blues – The Complete Early Recordings

Charley Patton – Dry Well Blues – Founder of the Delta Blues

Son House – Walking Blues – The Complete Library of Congress Sessions

Tommy Johnson – Cool Drink of Water Blues – Tommy Johnson 1928-1929

Hambone Willie Newbern – Roll and Tumble Blues – Back to the Crossroads: The Roots of Robert Johnson

Elmore James –  Rollin’ and Tumblin’ – Shake Your Money Maker

Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Up Above My Head, I Hear Music in the Air – Guitar Women, Vol. 2

John Lee Hooker – Landing Blues – Detroit 1948-49

Lonnie Johnson – Careless Love – The Complete Folkways Recordings

Lonnie Johnson/Elmer Snowden – Elmer’s Blues

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown – For Now So Long – The Peacock Recordings

Sonny Parker – She Sets My Soul on Fire – The Best of Duke-Peacock

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson – Kidney Stew – The Peacock Recordings

Jimmy “T99” Nelson – Bad Habit Blues – Cry Hard Luck

Howlin’ Wolf – The Wolf Is At Your Door (Howlin’ For My Baby) – Smokestack Lightning / The Complete Chess Masters (1951-1960)

Pee Wee Crayton – Texas Hop – Texas Blues Jumpin’ in Los Angeles

Bo Dudley – Shotgun Rider – House Rocking 1950s R&B, vol 2

Carol Fran – I’m Gonna Try – House Rocking 1950s R&B, vol 2

Muddy Waters – Lonesome Bedroom Blues – You Shook Me – The Complete Chess Masters, Vol. 3

Billy Boy Arnold – Left My Happy Home – Goin’ to Chicago

Otis Rush – All Your Love (I Miss Loving) – An Introduction to Otis Rush

Jody Williams – Lucky You – The Leading Brand

Earl Hooker – How Long Can this Go On – The Leading Brand

Big Bill Broonzy – Mean Old World – Big Bill Broonzy Vol. 6

Memphis Slim – I Feel So Good – The King of Jump Blues

Big Bill Broonzy – Black, Brown, and White – Trouble in Mind

J.B. Lenoir – Born Dead – Alabama Blues!

Furry Lewis – Judge Harsh Blues – Furry Lewis (1927–1929)

Josh White – Trouble – Josh White Vol. 4

R.L. Burnside – Jumper on the Line – 1st Recordings

Sweet Black Angel (aka Black Angel Blues) – Muddy Waters – You Shook Me – The Complete Chess Masters vol. 3x 


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