Gettin' Funky: The Birth of New Orleans R&B [Box]

Gettin' Funky: The Birth of New Orleans R&B [Box]

     
 
New Orleans musicians have long mixed a diverse laundry list of styles from blues, Latin, pop, swing, jazz, stride piano, mainstream R&B and even a little country into the immediately recognizable gumbo known as New Orleans R&B. This four-disc box from Proper (each of the four discs in Gettin' Funky: The Birth of New Orleans R&B, are available separately as

Overview

New Orleans musicians have long mixed a diverse laundry list of styles from blues, Latin, pop, swing, jazz, stride piano, mainstream R&B and even a little country into the immediately recognizable gumbo known as New Orleans R&B. This four-disc box from Proper (each of the four discs in Gettin' Funky: The Birth of New Orleans R&B, are available separately as Piano Power, The Pioneers, The Hit Makers and Hip Shakin' Mamas, Crooners and Shouters, are also available as standalone albums) provides 107 tracks from the early pioneers of this feisty, energetic and joyous music, with several selections from, among others, Fats Domino, Professor Longhair, Champion Jack Dupree, Dave Bartholomew, Paul Gayten and Roy Brown.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/11/2001
Label:
Proper Box Uk
UPC:
0604988992823
catalogNumber:
28

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Dupree Shake Dance
  2. Junker Blues
  3. Big Time Mama
  4. Byrd's Blues
  5. Her Mind Is Gone
  6. Bald Head
  7. Hey Now Baby
  8. Oh Well
  9. Hadacol Bounce
  10. Longhair Stomp
  11. Been Fooling Around
  12. Between Night and Day (In the Wee Wee Hours)
  13. Hey Now Baby
  14. Mardi Gras in New Orleans
  15. She Walks Right In
  16. Hey Little Girl
  17. Willie Mae
  18. Walk Your Blues Away
  19. Professor Longhair Blues
  20. Boogie Woogie
  21. Longhair's Blues-Rhumba
  22. Stack-A-Lee, Pts. 1 & 2
  23. Shake Baby Shake
  24. Ballin' With Archie
  25. My Gal
  26. Little Miss Muffet
  27. Crescent City Bounce
  28. She's Scattered Everywhere

Disc 2

  1. Mr. Fool
  2. Country Boy
  3. Gert Town Blues
  4. Basin Street Breakdown
  5. Pyramid
  6. Messy Bessie
  7. Nickel Wine
  8. Ain't Gonna Do It (Rest of My Life)
  9. Good Jax Boogie
  10. Now That You're Gone
  11. Backtrackin' (Dr. Daddy-O)
  12. Baby, What's New?
  13. My Rough and Ready Man
  14. You Shouldn't
  15. Confused
  16. You Oughta Know
  17. Fishtails
  18. I'll Never Be Free
  19. I Ain't Gonna Let You In
  20. Lowdown
  21. Slide Me Down
  22. Growing Old
  23. If You Ever Loved a Woman
  24. Dirty People
  25. Where Were You?
  26. My Baby Was Right

Disc 3

  1. Good Rockin' Tonight
  2. Lolly Pop Mama
  3. Special Lesson, No. 1
  4. Woman's a Wonderful Thing
  5. Roy Brown Boogie
  6. Miss Fanny Brown
  7. Long About Midnight
  8. Rainy Weather Blues
  9. Rockin' at Midnight
  10. Please Don't Go
  11. Ridin' High
  12. Rock-A-Bye-Baby
  13. (The Girls In) Big Town
  14. Detroit City Blues
  15. The Fat Man
  16. Hide Away Blues
  17. She's My Baby
  18. Brand New Baby
  19. Little Bee
  20. Boogie Woogie Baby
  21. Hey! La Bas Boogie
  22. Korea Blues
  23. Every Night About This Time
  24. Careless Love
  25. Hey! Fat Man
  26. For You My Love
  27. I'll Get Along Somehow, Pts. 1 & 2
  28. Lost My Baby

Disc 4

  1. Hip Shakin' Mama
  2. Chubby's Confession
  3. Back Bitin' Woman
  4. Bedroom Blues
  5. Close to Train Time
  6. New Orleans Lover Man
  7. Miss Lollipop's Confession
  8. Baby Get Wise
  9. Streetwalkin' Daddy
  10. A Job for a Jockey
  11. Boogie's the Thing
  12. She Won't Leave No More
  13. Mercury Boogie
  14. Blazer Boy Blues @@James "Blazer Boy" Locks
  15. New Orleans Women Blues @@James "Blazer Boy" Locks
  16. Jump and Shout
  17. I Never Missed My Baby
  18. Mellow Woman Blues @@Johnson Brothers Combo
  19. Shrewsbury Blues
  20. Don't Marry Too Soon
  21. 3x7=21
  22. I'll Get By
  23. I Broke My Mother's Rule
  24. I Cried @@Joe "Good Eye" August
  25. Just to Be Home with You @@Joe "Good Eye" August

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Roy Brown   Vocals
Champion Jack Dupree   Piano,Vocals
Paul Gayten   Piano,Vocals
Tommy Ridgley   Vocals
Plas Johnson   Tenor Saxophone
Tuts Washington   Piano
Eddie Barefield   Alto Saxophone
Wallace Davenport   Trumpet
Dave Bartholomew   Trumpet,Vocals
Smiley Lewis   Guitar,Vocals
Ray Abrams   Tenor Saxophone
Frank Campbell   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Fats Domino   Piano,Vocals
Salvadore Doucette   Piano
Jesse Ellery   Electric Guitar
Frank Fields   Bass
Robert Green   Drums
Herb Hardesty   Tenor Saxophone
John Hunt   Trumpet
Ransom Knowling   Bass
Professor Longhair   Piano,Track Performer
Ernest McLean   Guitar
George Miller   Bass
Walter Nelson   Guitar
Chips Outcalt   Trombone
Earl Palmer   Drums
Leroy "Batman" Rankins   Tenor Saxophone
Wilson Swain   Bass
John Woodrow   Drums
Clarence Hall   Tenor Saxophone
Red Tyler   Baritone Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Annie Laurie   Vocals
Lee Allen & His Band   Tenor Saxophone
Charles Burbank   Tenor Saxophone
Hosie Dwine Craven   Vocals
Harrison Verrett   Banjo
Alex "Duke" Burrell   Piano
Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy   Vocals
Billy Diamond   Bass
Larry Darnell   Vocals
Jewel King   Vocals
Clement Tervalone   Trombone
Eddie Barnes   Tenor Saxophone
Lester Alexis   Drums
Joseph "Papa John"   Bass
Percy Gabriel   Bass
Tony Moret   Trumpet
George Pryor   Bass
Theard Johnson   Vocals
Erline Harris   Vocals
Herman Seale   Drums
Fred Lands   Piano

Technical Credits

Roy Brown   Composer
Skip James   Composer
Joe Louis Walker   Composer
Johnny Cash   Composer
James Brown   Composer
Boz Scaggs   Composer
Pinetop Smith   Composer
W.C. Handy   Composer
Dave Bartholomew   Composer
Smiley Lewis   Composer
Ray Brown   Composer
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown   Composer
Roy Byrd   Composer
Fats Domino   Composer
Peter Green   Composer
Kevin Heybourne   Composer
Saunders King   Composer
Martha E. Koenig   Composer
Professor Longhair   Composer
Muddy Waters   Composer
David Paich   Composer
Jimmy Smith   Composer
Rudy Toombs   Composer
Tim Weston   Composer
Spencer Williams   Composer
Young   Composer
Ted Fio Rito   Composer
Ted Koehler   Composer
James V. Monaco   Composer
Joy Byers   Composer
Joop Visser   Producer,Liner Notes
Traditional   Composer
A. Tripoli   Composer

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