Blind Blake - (1927-1930)
Blues
Label: Document Records ‎– DLP 589
Type: Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Limited Edition, Mono, Remastered
Country: Austria
Date of released: 1990
Category: Blues
Style: Country Blues, Piedmont Blues
Category: Blues
Singer: Blind Blake
Title: (1927-1930)
Rating: 4.7 / 5
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MP3 RAR size: 1244 mb
FLAC RAR size: 1805 mb
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Blind Blake - (1927-1930)


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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Steel Mill Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A2 Tootie Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A3 That Lovin' I Crave
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A4 Chump Man Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A5 Ice Man Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A6 I Was Afraid Of That - Part 2
Piano [Probably] – Aletha DickersonVocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A7 Keep It Home
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
A8 Sweet Jivin' Mama
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B1 Lonesome Christmas Blues
Piano [Possibly] – Aletha Dickerson, Tiny ParhamVocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B2 Third Degree Blues
Piano [Possibly] – Aletha Dickerson, Tiny ParhamVocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B3 Baby Lou Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B4 Cold Love Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B5 Diddie Wa Diddie No. 2
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B6 Hard Pushing Papa
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B7 What A Low Down Place That Jailhouse Is
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake
B8 Ain't Gonna Do That No More
Vocals, Guitar – Blind Blake

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Paul Oliver
  • Copyright (c) – Document Records
  • Remastered At – Studio Klement
  • Recorded At – Paramount Studio, Grafton

Credits

  • Photography By – Paul Oliver
  • Producer – Johnny Parth
  • Remastered By – Hans Klement
  • Research – John Godrich, Robert Dixon

Notes

A1: 20112-1 Chicago, c. October 1927
A2: 20542-6 Chicago, c. May 1928
A3: 20551-1 Chicago, c. May 1928
A4: 15461 Richmond, Ind. 17 August 1929
A5: 15462 Richmond, Ind. 17 August 1929
A6: 15464-A Richmond, Ind. 17 August 1929
A7: 21354-1 Chicago, c. August 1929
A8: 21357-2 Chicago, c. August 1929
B1: 21420-1 Chicago, c. September 1929
B2: 21421-2 Chicago, c. September 1929
B3: L-23-3 Grafton, Wis., c. November 1929
B4: L-24-2 Grafton, Wis., c. November 1929
B5: L-437-2 Grafton, Wis., c. 29 May 1930
B6: L-438-2 Grafton, Wis., c. 29 May 1930
B7: L-439-2 Grafton, Wis., c. 29 May 1930
B8: L-440-2 Grafton, Wis., c. 29 May 1930

Considering the extreme rarity of the original 78s, condition is generally better than might be hoped, but it must be borne in mind that only one or two copies are known to exist of some titles.

Discographical details from Blues And Gospel Records 1902 - 1943 by John Godrich and Robert Dixon (third edition, Storyville 1982).

Original recordings from the collections of Johnny Parth and Herbert Wiesinger.

Photos © Paul Oliver, used by permission.

Document Records
Eipeldauerstr. 23/43/5, A-1220 Vienna, Austria (Phone: 0222-2537 052)

Remastering: Studio Hans Klement, Vienna

Note: Blind Blake's complete recorded works are on the following 7 LPs: Document DLP-589 (=remastered version of Whoopee 101), Matchbox MSE-1003, Biograph BLP.12003, BLP-12023, BLP-12037 (=Riverside Rm-8804), Wolf WSE-133. No duplications between these!

Even though the backcover states that 4 tracks of Blind Blake remain undiscovered, they have since been found, although two of them remain unreleased. The two discovered and released tracks appear on this compilation.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: AUSTRO MECHANA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): DLP 589 A 1 BE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): DLP 589 B 1 BE