Roots of Rock [Acrobat]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/5/2003
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046516420
  • Catalog Number: 164
  • Sales rank: 201,368


Disc 1
  1. 1 Statesboro' Blues - Blind Willie McTell (2:31)
  2. 2 Sitting on Top of the World (3:04)
  3. 3 Bull Doze Blues - Henry Thomas (3:24)
  4. 4 When the Levee Breaks - Joe McCoy (3:10)
  5. 5 Walkin' Blues - Robert Johnson (2:30)
  6. 6 Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out (2:47)
  7. 7 That's No Way to Get Along (2:53)
  8. 8 Diddie Wa Diddie - Blind Blake (2:58)
  9. 9 Good Morning Little Schoolgirl - Sonny Boy Williamson I (3:01)
  10. 10 I'm So Glad (2:53)
  11. 11 Baby Please Don't Go (3:24)
  12. 12 Don't Advertise Your Man - Clara Smith (3:00)
  13. 13 Outside Woman Blues (2:55)
  14. 14 Shake 'Em on Down (3:00)
  15. 15 Milk Cow Blues (3:10)
  16. 16 A Spoonful Blues (3:11)
  17. 17 Stop Breaking Down Blues (2:17)
  18. 18 Walk Right In (2:56)
  19. 19 Big Road Blues - Tommy Johnson (3:21)
  20. 20 That Will Never Happen No More - Blind Blake (3:04)
  21. 21 Catfish Blues (2:54)
  22. 22 Crawlin' King Snake (2:50)
  23. 23 Me and My Chauffeur Blues (2:43)
  24. 24 Cross Roads - Robert Johnson (2:41)
  25. 25 Key to the Highway (3:02)
  26. 26 Corrine Corrina - Bo Carter (3:18)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Kokomo Arnold Guitar, Vocals
Bo Carter Vocals
Skip James Guitar, Vocals
Tommy Johnson Guitar, Vocals
Blind Willie McTell Guitar, Vocals
Memphis Minnie Guitar, Vocals
Charley Patton Guitar, Vocals
Bessie Smith Vocals
Bukka White Guitar, Vocals
Joe Williams Guitar, Vocals
Gus Cannon Banjo, Vocals, Jug, Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part
Walter Vinson Guitar, Vocals
Robert Wilkins Guitar, Vocals
Ed Allen Cornet
Garvin Bushell Alto Saxophone
Lonnie Chatmon Violin
Jazz Gillum Harmonica
Porter Grainger Piano
Robert Johnson Guitar, Vocals
Noah Lewis Harmonica
Joe McCoy Guitar, Vocals
Robert Lee McCoy Guitar
Washboard Sam Washboard
Dad Tracy Vocals
Greely Walton Tenor Saxophone
Clarence Williams Piano
Hosea Woods Guitar, Kazoo, Vocals
Clara Smith Vocals
William Mitchell Bass
Robert Petway Guitar, Vocals
Blind Joe Reynolds Guitar, Vocals
Technical Credits
Big Bill Broonzy Composer
Bo Carter Composer
Sleepy John Estes Composer
Skip James Composer
Tommy Johnson Composer
Little Walter Composer
Henry Thomas Composer
Bukka White Composer
Big Joe Williams Composer
Gus Cannon Composer
Robert Wilkins Composer
Bo Chatmon Composer
Robert Johnson Composer
Joe McCoy Composer
Mitchell Parish Composer
Neil Slaven Liner Notes
J. Mayo Williams Composer
Sonny Boy Williamson I Composer
Hosea Woods Composer, Speech Direction
Robert Petway Composer
Blind Joe Reynolds Composer
Traditional Composer
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