Playlist for Blues off the Record with Sonny Boy Williamson III, May 12th, 2020

John Fahey – Buck Dancer’s Choice – Your Past Comes Back to Haunt You

The Dixieland Blowers – Boodle-Am Shake – Ruckus Juice and Chittlins, Vol. 2

The Dixieland Blowers – Please Don’t Holler Mama – Clifford Hayes and the Dixieland Jug Blowers

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

Cannon’s Jug Stompers – Going to Germany – The Best of Cannon’s Jug Stompers

The Salty Dog Four – Ballin’ the Jack – American Primitive Vol. 2

Two Poor Boys – Take a Look at That Baby – American Primitive Vol. 2

The Nugrape Twins – The Road is Rough and Rocky – Sinners and Saints (1926–1931)

Elizabeth Johnson – Me My Kid Blues – American Primitive Vol. 2

DeFord Bailey – Pan-American Blues – Harp Blowers (1925–1936)

Etta Baker – I Get the Blues When it Rains – Railroad Bill

Paul Perryman – Look at my Baby – The Fire/Fury Records Story

Cab Calloway – St. James Infirmary Blues – Jukebox Hits 1930–1950

Bix Beiderbecke – Singin’ the Blues – Bix Beiderbecke vol. 1

Papa Lightfoot – Mean Old Train – Rockin’ Train Songs

T.V. Slim – Flat Foot Sam Meets Jim Dandy – House Rockin’ 1950 R&B

Billy “The Kid” Emerson – Little Fine Healthy Thing – Something For Nothing / Little Fine Healthy Thing

Roscoe Gordon – Let’s Get High – Sun Records Recording Artist

Johnny Burnett and the Rock N’ Roll Trio – Drinking Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee – Tear it Up: The Complete Legendary Coral Recordings

Pee Wee Crayton – Blues in the Ghetto – Blues Legend Vol 13

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson – Cleanhead Blues – The Original Cleanhead

Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Rock Daniel – Sister Rosetta Tharpe vol.2

Mahalia Jackson – Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho – The Essential Mahalia Jackson

Sidney Bechet – Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho – Runnin’ Wild

Huey “Piano” Smith – Rockin’ Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu – Having A Good Time

Captain Beefheart – Frying Pan – The Legendary A&M Sessions

Joe Hill Louis – Gotta Go Baby (Gotta Let You Go) – Sun Records – Blues Archive

Doctor Ross – Juke Box Boogie – Juke Box Boogie

T-Bone Walker – T-Bone Blues Special – T-Bone Blues

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown – Depression Blues / Guitar in my Hand – Boogie Ramble! The Blues of Clarence Gatemouth Brown

Howlin’ Wolf – California Boogie / California Blues #2 – Smokestack Lightning / The Complete Chess Masters 1951-1960

Skip James – Be Ready When He Comes – Complete Early Recordings

Blind Lemon Jefferson – See That My Grave is Kept Clean – Best Recordings of Blind Lemon Jefferson

Mississippi Sheiks – Alberta Blues – The Mississippi Sheiks vol.1

Mississippi John Hurt – Frankie and Albert – D.C. Blues — The Library of Congress Recordings

Blind Willie McTell – Atlanta Strut – The Classic Blind Willie, vol.1

Townes Van Zandt – Cocaine Blues – Live at the Old Quarter, Houston

King Solomon Hill – Down on My Bended Knee – Backwoods Blues

King Solomon Hill – Whoopee Blues – The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Rev. Gary Davis – I Belong to the Band – If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings

Blind Roosevelt Graves – I Shall Not Be Moved – The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Tommy Johnson – Slidin’ Delta – The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Jaybird Coleman – Mistreatin’ Mama – The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Alberta Hunter – Bleedin’ Hearted Blues – Alberta Hunter Vol. 5

Victoria Spivey – Give It To Him – Victoria Spivey Vol. 4

Eva Taylor – Jazzin’ Babies Blues – Eva Taylor Vol. 2

Andrew & Jim Baxter – Operator Blues – The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Charley Patton – Oh Death – King of the Delta Blues

Kid Bailey – Mississippi Bottom Blues – Masters of the Delta Blues: The Friends of Charlie Patton

Ishman Bracey – Woman Woman Blues – The Return of the Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Blind Willie Johnson – Let Your Light Shine on Me – Dark Was the Night (Mojo Workin’ – Blues For the Next Generation)

Slim Harpo – I’ve Got Love If You Want It – Sings Raining in My Heart

Memphis Slim – Frankie and Johnny Boogie – All Kinds of Blues

Carl Perkins – Matchbox – Sun Record’s Greatest Hits

Sonny Boy Williamson II – Help Me – More Real Folk Blues

John Fahey – Stak O’Lee Blues [Louis Collins] – Your Past Comes Back to Haunt You