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Roots 'N' Blues/The Retrospective 1925-1950

105 songs (5 hours and 2 minutes) Released on 30 June 1992
Disc 1
1
Whitehouse Blues
Charlie Poole feat. The North Carolina Ramblers
3:28
2
High Sheriff
Aiken County String Band
2:55
3
The Last Scene of the Titanic
Frank Hutchinson
3:31
4
Suitcase Blues
Hersal Thomas
2:37
5
Death's Black Train Is Coming
The Reverend J.M. Gates
3:12
6
Cow-Cow Blues
Dora Carr
2:51
7
Washington County Fox Chase
Vance's Tennessee Breakdowners
2:58
8
I'm Going to Take the Train to Charlotte
Fiddlin' John Carson
3:06
9
Untitled (Album Version)
Ernest V. Stoneman's Trio
3:03
10
Low Down Blues
Whistler & His Jug Band
2:57
11
Paul & Silas In Jail
Washington Phillips
2:39
12
Blind Pig Blues
Barbecue Bob
3:03
13
Chattanooga Blues
Austin Allen & Lee Allen
3:06
14
Untitled
Sherman Tedder
2:57
15
Hokum Blues
Dallas String Band feat. Coley Jones
3:27
16
Worried Blues
Gladys Bentley
2:47
17
Empty Bed Blues Pt. I
Elizabeth Johnson
3:03
18
Empty Bed Blues Pt. II
Elizabeth Johnson
3:24
19
Blue Grass Twist
South Georgia Highballers
2:50
20
Moonshiner and His Money
Charlie Bowman & His Brothers
3:11
21
Johnson City Blues
Clarence Green
2:59
22
Warming By the Devil's Fire
The Reverend Johnny Blakey
3:27
23
(Honey) It's Tight Like That
Papa Too Sweet & Harry Jones
2:37
24
Big Leg Blues
Mississippi John Hurt
2:53
25
Hallelujah
Daniels Deason Sacred Harp
2:59
Disc 2
1
Liberty
Herschel Brown & His Happy 5
2:55
2
My Sportin' Man
Mamie Smith
2:59
3
Mean Low Blues
Blues Birdhead
3:14
4
C. C. & O. Blues
Pink Anderson & Simmie Dooley
3:07
5
Ortonville
The OKeh Atlanta Sacred Harp Singers
3:11
6
Dear Black Eyes
Slim Doucet
3:01
7
Roosevelt Blues
Roosevelt Sykes
2:48
8
Gin Mill Blues
The Hokum Boys
3:29
9
Osson
Joe Falcon
2:58
10
Sweet Milk and Peaches (Breakdown)
W.T. Narmour & S.W. Smith
3:12
11
Soldier'S Joy
Gid Tanner & His Skillet Lickers
2:53
12
They May Not Be My Toes
Whistlin' Alex Moore
3:03
13
The Jazz Fiddler
Mississippi Sheiks
3:14
14
I Have To Do My Time
Lonnie Johnson
3:11
15
Lonesome Frisco Line
Tom Darby & Jimmie Tarlton
3:19
16
Back to the Blue Ridge
Roy Harvey & Leonard Copeland
2:56
17
Darn Good Girl
Buster Carter & Preston Young
2:53
18
West Jackson Blues
Mississippi Sheiks
3:19
19
You Had Too Much
Lonnie Johnson & Clara Smith
3:21
20
Oh! Glory Glory
Silver Leaf Quartet
3:15
21
Don't You Remember the Time
Freeny's Barn Dance Band
3:16
22
Walkin' Georgia Rose
Pelican Wildcats
2:57
23
Police Station Blues
Peetie Wheatstraw
3:05
24
Hallelujah Side
Tindley Quaker City Gospel Singers
3:19
25
Highway #61 Blues
Will Batts
2:44
Disc 3
1
Doughboys Theme Song #1
W. Lee O'Daniel And His Light Crust Doughboys
0:42
2
Ida (Sweet As Apple Cider)
W. Lee O'Daniel & His Hillbilly Boys
3:11
3
Doughboys Theme Song #2
W. Lee O'Daniel And His Light Crust Doughboys
0:30
4
Bell Street Lightnin'
Blind Willie McTell
2:54
5
Jersey Bull Blues
Charlie Patton
3:07
6
Every Morning Blues
Walter Roland
2:46
8
La Valse Des Yeux Bleu (Blue Eyes Waltz)
Breaux Freres
3:10
9
Skin Game Blues
Lucille Bogan
2:59
10
Good Woman Blues
Leroy Carr
2:58
11
Sissy Man
Joshua White
2:51
12
Blue Yodel No. 2 (My Lovin' Gal Lucille)
The Rhythm Wreckers
2:45
13
Just Inside the Pearly Gates
The Anglin Twins
2:26
15
Tired Feelin' Blues
The Two Charlies
3:04
16
One Eyed Sam
Eldon Baker And His Brown County Revellers
2:53
17
Poor Naomi Wise
A'nt Idy Harper & The Coon Creek Girls
2:38
18
South Bound Blues
Prince Moore
3:03
19
C & A Blues
Big Bill Broonzy
3:01
20
My Last Five Dollars
George Curry
2:37
21
Memphis Blues
The Nite Owls
2:36
22
Pourquoi Tu M'Aime Pas
The Alley Boys of Abbeville
2:47
23
Have Mercy On Me
The Reverend Benny Campbell
2:34
24
Shout for Joy
Albert Ammons
2:27
25
Flower Blues
Jack Kelly
2:32
26
Onion Eating Mama
Cliff Carlisle
2:55
27
Brown's Ferry Blues #2
The Callahan Brothers
3:08
28
Slick Capers Blues
Little Buddy Doyle
2:37
29
Poor Boy Blues
Bill "Jazz" Gillum
2:56
Disc 4
1
We Got to Get Together
Frank Edwards
2:37
2
You Got to See Mama Ev'ry Night (Or You Can't See Mama At All)
Sweet Violet Boys
2:48
3
I'll Fly Away
The Humbard Family
2:51
4
Cross Cut Saw Blues
Tony Hollins
2:51
5
Black Snake Blues
Peter Cleighton
2:53
6
Step It Up and Go
Black Cats And The Kitten
2:50
7
Papa'S Going Crazy, Mama'S Going Mad
Bob Atcher & Randall Atcher
2:40
8
Cotton-Eyed Joe
Adolf Hofner And His San Antonians
2:31
9
Old Vets Blues
Poor Boy Burke
2:54
10
Black Rat Swing
Little Son Joe
2:54
11
Macy Special
Big Maceo Merriweather
2:43
12
It'S Funny What Love Will Make You Do
The Light Crust Doughboys feat. J.B. Brinkley
2:49
13
Army Blues
Hank Penny And His Radio Cowboys
2:38
14
Who But You
James Clark
2:40
15
Tomorrow May Be Too Late
Homer Harris
3:08
16
Burying Ground Blues
Muddy Waters
2:30
17
Goodbye Old Pal
Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys
2:25
18
Dixie Cannonball
Gene Autry
2:42
19
Run On for a Long Time
Bill Landford & The Landfordaires
2:36
20
Baby, Please Don't Go
Joe Williams
2:49
21
I'm Toiling
Sister Myrtle Fields
2:42
22
Two By Four Blues
Willie Right
2:57
23
You Can't Go Halfway (And Get In)
The Bailes Brothers
2:45
24
Heaven's Radio
Molly O'Day & The Cumberland Mountain Folks
2:49
25
Plow Hand Blues
Rosetta Howard
2:48
26
Grunt Meat Blues
Memphis Seven
2:49
27
Until I Found the Lord
Deep South Boys
2:26
28
I Know My Jesus Won't Deny Me
Brother Porter & Brother Cook With The Porterettes
2:42