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Mojo Workin': Blues for the Next Generation

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All Music Guide - Cub Koda
This is a 16-track sampler from various entries in Columbia's Mojo Workin' series, which gets pared down to a one-big-hit-per-artist format, starting with Robert Johnson's "Cross Road Blues" and Memphis Minnie's "When the Levee Breaks" and finishing up with Stevie Ray Vaughan's "Texas Flood" and Keb' Mo''s "Am I Wrong." The stopping-off points in between include entries from Muddy Waters "The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock & Roll", Blind Boy Fuller "Rag Mama Rag", Blind Willie McTell "Southern Can Is Mine", Blind Willie Johnson "Motherless Children" and Bessie Smith "It Makes My Love Come Down", along with more modern tracks from Taj Mahal "Last Fair Deal Gone ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Cub Koda
This is a 16-track sampler from various entries in Columbia's Mojo Workin' series, which gets pared down to a one-big-hit-per-artist format, starting with Robert Johnson's "Cross Road Blues" and Memphis Minnie's "When the Levee Breaks" and finishing up with Stevie Ray Vaughan's "Texas Flood" and Keb' Mo''s "Am I Wrong." The stopping-off points in between include entries from Muddy Waters "The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock & Roll", Blind Boy Fuller "Rag Mama Rag", Blind Willie McTell "Southern Can Is Mine", Blind Willie Johnson "Motherless Children" and Bessie Smith "It Makes My Love Come Down", along with more modern tracks from Taj Mahal "Last Fair Deal Gone Down", the Electric Flag "Killing Floor" and Johnny Winter "Johnny B. Goode". Perhaps not so surprisingly, this mixing of time frames, styles, and divergent approaches to the blues makes for some fine listening, as well as making this a nice entry-level disc.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/7/1997
  • Label: Sony
  • UPC: 074646521427
  • Catalog Number: 65214

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Cross Road Blues - Robert Johnson (2:27)
  2. 2 When the Levee Breaks - Joe McCoy (3:09)
  3. 3 The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock & Roll - Muddy Waters (3:34)
  4. 4 Last Fair Deal Gone Down - Taj Mahal (2:37)
  5. 5 Preachin' Blues - Son House (5:43)
  6. 6 Mother's Children Have a Hard Time - Blind Willie Johnson (3:21)
  7. 7 Johnny B. Goode - Johnny Winter (3:23)
  8. 8 Southern Can Is Mine - Blind Willie McTell (3:12)
  9. 9 Bukka's Jitterbug Swing - Bukka White (2:36)
  10. 10 It Makes My Love Come Down - Bessie Smith (2:55)
  11. 11 Key to the Highway 70 - Brownie McGhee (2:38)
  12. 12 Killing Floor - Electric Flag (4:11)
  13. 13 (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man - Willie Dixon (4:47)
  14. 14 Rag Mama Rag - Blind Boy Fuller (3:04)
  15. 15 Texas Flood - Stevie Ray Vaughan (5:20)
  16. 16 Am I Wrong (2:18)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Willie Dixon Track Performer
Blind Boy Fuller Track Performer
Blind Willie Johnson Track Performer
Blind Willie McTell Track Performer
Memphis Minnie Track Performer
Bessie Smith Track Performer
Taj Mahal Track Performer
Bukka White Track Performer
Johnny Winter Track Performer
Brownie McGhee Track Performer
Son House Track Performer
Robert Johnson Track Performer
Joe McCoy Track Performer
Muddy Waters Track Performer
Stevie Ray Vaughan Track Performer
Keb' Mo' Track Performer
Technical Credits
Blind Willie Johnson Composer
Tony Russell Liner Notes
Lawrence Cohn Producer
David Mitson Mastering
Janet Boye Art Direction
Adam Sieff Director
Traditional Composer
Chester Burnett Composer
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