The Forties, Vol. 1: 1940-46

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/7/2003
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046014926
  • Catalog Number: 149
  • Sales rank: 101,508


Disc 1
  1. 1 How Long, How Long Blues - Varsity Seven (3:19)
  2. 2 Shake It and Break It - Varsity Seven (3:00)
  3. 3 Low Down Dirty Shame - Joe Sullivan (2:48)
  4. 4 I Can't Give You Anything But Love - Joe Sullivan (3:17)
  5. 5 Joe Turner Blues - Benny Carter (2:47)
  6. 6 Beale Street Blues - Benny Carter (2:36)
  7. 7 Goin' to Chicago Blues - Freddie Slack Trio (3:00)
  8. 8 Sun Risin' Blues - Freddie Slack (2:50)
  9. 9 Rocks in My Bed - Freddie Slack Trio (3:15)
  10. 10 Blues in the Night (My Mama Done Told Me) (2:29)
  11. 11 Cry Baby Blues (2:53)
  12. 12 I Got a Gal for Every Day of the Week (3:03)
  13. 13 Little Bittie Gal's Blues (3:21)
  14. 14 SK Blues, Pt. 1 (3:02)
  15. 15 SK Blues, Pt. 2 (3:00)
  16. 16 Johnson and Turner Blues - Pete Johnson (3:04)
  17. 17 My Gal's a Jockey - Bill Moore Lucky Seven Band (3:15)
  18. 18 I'm Still in the Dark - Bill Moore Lucky Seven Band (3:24)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Big Joe Turner Primary Artist
Bill Coleman Piano
Freddie Green Guitar
Frankie Newton Trumpet
Joe Sullivan Piano
George Wettling Drums
Coleman Hawkins Tenor Saxophone
Teddy Bunn Guitar
Ernest Ashley Guitar
Dallas Bartley Bass
Warren Brocken Trumpet
Don Byas Tenor Saxophone
Al Hall Bass
Lloyd Harrison Tenor Saxophone
Alray Kidd Drums
Ulysses Livingston Guitar
Clifford McTyner Guitar
Wilson Myers String Bass
Johnny Miller String Bass
Danny Polo Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Yank Porter Drums
Fred Skinner Piano
Henry Turner String Bass
Leonard Ware Guitar
Harold "Doc" West Drums
Sonny White Piano
Al Williams Piano
Arthur Shapiro String Bass
Johnny Wells Drums
Benny Morton's All Stars Trombone
Pete Johnson & His Boogie Woogie Boys Piano
Ed Hall Clarinet
Technical Credits
Big Joe Turner Composer
Joe Sullivan Composer
Neil Slaven Liner Notes
Peter Rynston Mastering
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