Mother of the Blues

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/17/2007
  • Label: Jsp Records
  • UPC: 788065779320
  • Catalog Number: 7793
  • Sales rank: 128,771

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Bad Luck Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:07)
  2. 2 Bo-Weavil Blues, Pt. 1 - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:33)
  3. 3 Bo-Weavil Blues, Pt. 2 - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:42)
  4. 4 Barrel House Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:49)
  5. 5 Those All Night Long Blues, Pt. 1 - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:07)
  6. 6 Those All Night Long Blues, Pt. 2 - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:06)
  7. 7 Moonshine Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:05)
  8. 8 Last Minute Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:57)
  9. 9 Southern Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:53)
  10. 10 Walking Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:10)
  11. 11 Lost Wondering Blues - The Pruit Twins (2:49)
  12. 12 Dream Blues - The Pruit Twins (2:44)
  13. 13 Honey Where You Been So Long - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (2:47)
  14. 14 Ya Da Do, Pt. 2 - Georgia Jazz Band (2:57)
  15. 15 Ya Da Do, Pt. 3 - Georgia Jazz Band (2:55)
  16. 16 Those Dogs of Mine - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:04)
  17. 17 Lucky Rock Blues - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:03)
  18. 18 South Bound Blues - Georgia Jazz Band (3:12)
  19. 19 Lawd Send Me a Man Blues - Georgia Jazz Band (2:45)
  20. 20 Ma Rainey's Mystery Record - Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders (3:18)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Shave 'Em Dry Blues (2:40)
  2. 2 Farewell Daddy Blues (3:05)
  3. 3 Booze and Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (3:10)
  4. 4 Toad Frog Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (3:04)
  5. 5 Jealous Hearted Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (3:12)
  6. 6 See See Rider Blues, Pt. 1 (3:12)
  7. 7 See See Rider Blues, Pt. 2 (3:09)
  8. 8 Jelly Bean Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (3:09)
  9. 9 Countin' the Blues, Pt. 1 (3:07)
  10. 10 Countin the Blues, Pt. 2 (3:07)
  11. 11 Cell Bound Blues (3:08)
  12. 12 Army Camp Harmony Blues, Pt. 1 (3:00)
  13. 13 Army Camp Harmony Blues, Pt. 2 (2:57)
  14. 14 Explaining the Blues, Pt. 1 (3:26)
  15. 15 Explaining the Blues, Pt. 2 (3:23)
  16. 16 Louisiana Hoo-Doo Blues (3:07)
  17. 17 Goodbye Dady Blues (3:23)
  18. 18 Stormy Sea Blues (2:41)
  19. 19 Rough and Tumble Blues (2:53)
  20. 20 Night Time Blues, Pt. 1 (3:00)
  21. 21 Night Time Blues, Pt. 2 (2:57)
  22. 22 Levee Camp Moan (2:47)
  23. 23 Four Day Honorary Scat, Pt. 1 (3:21)
  24. 24 Four Day Honorary Scat, Pt. 2 (2:54)
  25. 25 Memphis Bound Blues (2:51)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Slave to the Blues (2:42)
  2. 2 Yonder Comes the Blues (3:01)
  3. 3 Titanic Man Blues, Pt. 1 (2:45)
  4. 4 Titanic Man Blues, Pt. 2 (2:41)
  5. 5 Chain Gang Blues (3:10)
  6. 6 Bessemer Bound Blues, Pt. 1 (2:52)
  7. 7 Bessemer Bound Blues, Pt. 2 (2:48)
  8. 8 Oh My Babe Blues (3:17)
  9. 9 Wring and Twisting Blues (2:57)
  10. 10 Stack O'Lee Blues (2:54)
  11. 11 Breaken Hearted Blues (2:55)
  12. 12 Jealousy Blues (2:55)
  13. 13 Seeking Blues, Pt. 1 (2:55)
  14. 14 Seeking Blues, Pt. 2 (2:59)
  15. 15 Mountain Jack Blues, Pt. 1 (2:42)
  16. 16 Mountain Jack Blues, Pt. 3 (2:44)
  17. 17 Down in the Basement (3:05)
  18. 18 Sissy Blues (3:14)
  19. 19 Broken Soul Blues (2:56)
  20. 20 Trust No Man (3:09)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Morning Hour Blues (2:39)
  2. 2 Weeping Woman Blues (3:04)
  3. 3 Soon This Morning (2:50)
  4. 4 Little Low Mama Blues (3:02)
  5. 5 Grievin' Hearted Blues (2:57)
  6. 6 Don't Fish in My Sea (2:55)
  7. 7 Big Boy Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (2:52)
  8. 8 Blues Oh Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (2:54)
  9. 9 Damper Down Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (2:36)
  10. 10 Gone Dady Blues, Pt. 1 (2:35)
  11. 11 Oh Papa Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Georgia Jazz Band (2:53)
  12. 12 Misery Blues (2:41)
  13. 13 Dead Drunk Blues (2:52)
  14. 14 Slow Driving Moan (3:01)
  15. 15 Blues the World Forgot, Pt. 1 (3:09)
  16. 16 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (3:02)
  17. 17 Blues the World Forgot, Pt. 2 (3:18)
  18. 18 Hellish Rag (3:06)
  19. 19 Georgia Cake Walk (3:04)
  20. 20 New Bo Weavil Blues (2:55)
  21. 21 Moonshine Blues (2:57)
  22. 22 Ice Bag Papa (3:07)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Black Cat Hoot Owl Blues - Ma Rainey & Her Tub Jug Washboard Band (2:32)
  2. 2 Log Camp Blues (2:57)
  3. 3 Hear Me Talking to You (3:03)
  4. 4 Hustlin' Blues (2:40)
  5. 5 Prove It to Me Blues (2:44)
  6. 6 Victim of the Blues (2:37)
  7. 7 Traveling Blues, Pt. 1 (2:46)
  8. 8 Traveling Blues, Pt. 2 (2:54)
  9. 9 Deep Moaning Blues, Pt. 1 (3:02)
  10. 10 Deep Moaning Blues, Pt. 2 (2:46)
  11. 11 Daddy Goodbye Blues (3:14)
  12. 12 Sleep Talking Blues, Pt. 1 (3:13)
  13. 13 Sleep Talking Blues, Pt. 2 (3:19)
  14. 14 Tough Luck Blues (3:07)
  15. 15 Blame It on the Blues (3:12)
  16. 16 Sweet Rough Man (3:08)
  17. 17 Runaway Blues (2:29)
  18. 18 Screech Owl Blues (3:00)
  19. 19 Black Dust Blues (2:55)
  20. 20 Leaving This Morning (3:11)
  21. 21 Black Eye Blues, Pt. 1 (3:21)
  22. 22 Black Eye Blues, Pt. 2 (3:14)
  23. 23 Ma and Pa Poorhouse Blues (3:05)
  24. 24 Big Feeling Blues (2:48)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ma Rainey Primary Artist, Vocals, Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part, Spoken Word
Georgia Tom Dorsey Piano, Voices
Papa Charlie Jackson Banjo, Vocals
Buster Bailey Clarinet
Johnny Dodds Clarinet
Kid Ory Trombone
Tom Brown Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Tiny Parham Piano
Jimmy Blythe Piano
Tampa Red Guitar
Don Redman Clarinet
George Williams Banjo
Albert Wynn Trombone
Coleman Hawkins Baritone Saxophone
Blind Blake Guitar
Tommy Ladnier Cornet
Louis Armstrong Cornet
Lovie Austin Piano
Barney Bigard Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Doc Cheatham Soprano Saxophone
Shirley Clay Cornet
Charlie Dixon Banjo
Fletcher Henderson Piano
Charles Harris Alto Saxophone
Homer Hobson Cornet
Eddie Miller Piano
Jimmy O'Bryant Clarinet
Martell Pettiford Banjo, Voices
Miles Pruitt Banjo, Guitar
Howard Scott Cornet
Ben Thigpen Drums
Al Wynn Trombone
Charlie Green Trombone
Carl Reid Horn, Voices, Jug
Howard H. Scott Cornet
Artie Starks Clarinet
Rip Basset Banjo
Joe Smith Cornet
Bernie Young Cornet
Lil Henderson Piano
Happy Bolton Chimes, Drums
Eddie "Piano" Miller Piano
Lucien Brown Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Joe Smith Cornet
Hooks Tilford Alto Saxophone
Lil Henderson Piano
Martell Pettiford Banjo
Leroy Pickett Violin
Stump Jackson Alto Saxophone
Happy Bolton Chimes
Milas Pruitt Guitar
C Nelson Cornet
Kid Henderson Cornet
Homer Hobson Cornet
Claude 'Hop' Hopkins Piano
Carl Reid Horn
B T Wingfield Cornet
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