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Matchbox Bluesmaster Series Vol. 9: Jack O'Diamonds - Library of Congress Field Recordings 1934-1943

Lucious Curtis (guitar), Willie Ford (guitar), John Lomax, George Boldwin, Allison Mathis, Jessie Stroller (harmonica), Buster "Buzz" Ezell, Buster Brown, Gus Gibson, Charles Ellis, Sonny Chestain, James Sneed, J.F. Duffy (guitar), Alvin Sanders (guitar), Gabriel Brown (guitar), Rochelle French (guitar),...

6 CDs

$31.75

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

Contents

Lucious Curtis: Lonesome Highway Blues

Work length3:42
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar), John Lomax

Lucious Curtis: Guitar Picking Song

Work length1:20
  • Lucious Curtis (guitar)

Lucious Curtis: High Lonesome Hill

Work length4:37
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

Willie Ford: Pay Day

Work length2:42
  • Willie Ford

Lucious Curtis: Train Blues

Work length1:49
  • Lucious Curtis

Lucious Curtis: Mississippi River Blues

Work length2:55
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

Lucious Curtis: Stagolee

Work length1:40
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

Lucious Curtis: Farmin' Man Blues

Work length3:05
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

Willie Ford: Nobody's Business

Work length1:06
  • Willie Ford

Willie Ford: Santa "Field" Blues

Work length3:54
  • Willie Ford, John Lomax

Willie Ford: Sto' Gallery Blues

Work length4:01
  • Willie Ford, Lucious Curtis (guitar)

Lucious Curtis: Rubber Ball Blues

Work length2:48
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

George Boldwin: Country Girl Blues

Work length1:40
  • George Boldwin

Lucious Curtis: Time Is Gettin' Hard

Work length3:42
  • Lucious Curtis, Willie Ford (guitar)

Allison Mathis: Mama You Goin' to Quit Me As Good as I Been to You

Work length1:41
  • Allison Mathis

Allison Mathis: Bottle Up and Go

Work length1:45
  • Allison Mathis, Jessie Stroller (harmonica)

Buster "Buzz" Ezell: Boll Weavil

Work length2:56
  • Buster "Buzz" Ezell

The Smith Band: Fort Valley Blues

Work length1:26
  • The Smith Band

Buster Brown: War Song

Work length2:55
  • Buster Brown

Gus Gibson: Milk Cow Blues

Work length3:34
  • Gus Gibson

Charles Ellis: My Big Fat Hipped Mama

Work length4:25
  • Charles Ellis

Buster "Buzz" Ezell: Roosevelt and Hitler (Part 1)

Work length3:40
  • Buster "Buzz" Ezell

Buster "Buzz" Ezell: Roosevelt and Hitler (Part 2)

Work length1:54
  • Buster "Buzz" Ezell

Sonny Chestain: Po' Boy Long Way from Home

Work length3:29
  • Sonny Chestain

Buster Brown: I'm Gonna Make You Happy

Work length3:40
  • Buster Brown

Gus Gibson: Railroad Song

Work length4:25
  • Gus Gibson

Buster "Buzz" Ezell: Salt Water Blues

Work length2:06
  • Buster "Buzz" Ezell

James Sneed: Southern Rag

Work length3:35
  • James Sneed, J.F. Duffy (guitar), Alvin Sanders (guitar)

Allison Mathis: John Henry (1)

Work length2:41
  • Allison Mathis, Jessie Stroller (harmonica)

Jessie Stroller: When Saints Come to Town

Work length0:43
  • Jessie Stroller (harmonica)

Gabriel Brown: John Henry (2)

Work length2:20
  • Gabriel Brown

Gabriel Brown: John Henry (3)

Work length2:27
  • Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Rochelle French: Casey Jones

Work length2:48
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown

Rochelle French: Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On

Work length3:54
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown

Rochelle French: Out in the Cold Again

Work length2:56
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: Blues

Work length4:20
  • Gabriel Brown, Rochelle French (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: Tone the Bell Easy

Work length1:40
  • Gabriel Brown

Gabriel Brown: Motherless Child

Work length1:32
  • Gabriel Brown

John French: Franky and Albert

Work length1:44
  • John French, Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Rochelle French: Po' Boy, Long Way from Home

Work length4:08
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: A Dream of Mine

Work length2:38
  • Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Rochelle French: Blues (I Ain't Got No Mama Now) [Take 1]

Work length1:32
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown

Rochelle French: Blues (I Ain't Got No Mama Now) [Take 2]

Work length1:08
  • Rochelle French

Rochelle French: What Did the Doodle-Bug Say to the Mole?

Work length1:12
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: Education Blues

Work length3:04
  • Gabriel Brown, Rochelle French (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: Talking in Sebastopol

Work length3:28
  • Gabriel Brown, Rochelle French (guitar)

Gabriel Brown: Careless Love

Work length2:53
  • Gabriel Brown

Rochelle French: Uncle Bud

Work length2:01
  • Rochelle French, Gabriel Brown

Booker T. Sapps: The Train

Work length4:30
  • Booker T. Sapps

Roger Matthews: The Fox and Hounds

Work length2:36
  • Roger Matthews

Booker T. Sapps: Alabama Blues (Part 1)

Work length4:20
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: Alabama Blues (Part 2)

Work length2:40
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: The Weeping Worry Blues

Work length4:10
  • Booker T. Sapps, Willy Flowers

Willy Flowers: Levee Camp Holler

Work length4:29
  • Willy Flowers, Booker T. Sapps

Booker T. Sapps: Uncle Bud (Take 1 & Take 2)

Work length2:58
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: Frankie and Albert

Work length2:33
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: Boot That Thing

Work length2:51
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: John Henry (4)

Work length2:47
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: Po' Laz'us

Work length3:36
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Booker T. Sapps: I'm a Pilgrim

Work length3:00
  • Booker T. Sapps, Roger Matthews, Willy Flowers

Ace Johnson: Rabbit in de Garden

Work length2:56
  • Ace Johnson

Ace Johnson: Mama Don't 'Low No Swingin' Out in Here

Work length1:08
  • Ace Johnson, L.W. Gooden (guitar)

Jesse Lockett: Worry Blues

Work length1:26
  • Jesse Lockett

Smith Casey: I Wouldn’t Mind Dying if Dying Was All

Work length1:25
  • Smith Casey

Roger Gill: When I Git Home

Work length2:01
  • Roger Gill, Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Gray Horse Blues

Work length1:26
  • Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Shorty George

Work length3:19
  • Smith Casey

Roger Gill: West Texas Blues

Work length1:35
  • Roger Gill, Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Santa Fe Blues

Work length4:24
  • Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Hesitating Blues

Work length4:31
  • Smith Casey

Wallace Chains: My Pore Mother Keeps On Praying for Me

Work length2:25
  • Wallace Chains, Sylvester Jones (guitar)

Wallace Chains: Smoky Mountain Blues

Work length2:36
  • Wallace Chains, Sylvester Jones (guitar)

Wallace Chains: Ella Speed (1)

Work length1:24
  • Wallace Chains, Sylvester Jones (guitar)

Richard L. Lewis: Long Freight Train Blues

Work length2:44
  • Richard L. Lewis, Wilbert Gilliam (guitar)

Hattie Ellis: Desert Blues

Work length2:24
  • Hattie Ellis, "Cowboy" Jack Ramsey (guitar)

Smith Casey: Jack O' Diamonds (1)

Work length1:48
  • Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Mournful Blues

Work length2:18
  • Smith Casey

Smith Casey: Two White Horses Standin' in Line

Work length2:37
  • Smith Casey

Smith Casey: East Texas Rag

Work length2:08
  • Smith Casey

Pete Harris: Jack O' Diamonds (2)

Work length2:06
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: Square Dance Calls

Work length2:21
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: He Rambled

Work length1:52
  • Pete Harris

Tricky Sam: Stavin' Chain

Work length2:28
  • Tricky Sam

Pete Harris: The Buffalo Skinners

Work length1:39
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: Alabama Bound

Work length1:35
  • Pete Harris, John Lomax

Pete Harris: Thirty Days in Jail

Work length1:06
  • Pete Harris

Tricky Sam: Stavin' Chain (Different Take)

Work length3:18
  • Tricky Sam

Tricky Sam: Ella Speed (2)

Work length4:24
  • Tricky Sam

Pete Harris: Jack and Betsy

Work length1:22
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: Jack O' Diamonds (Different Take)

Work length2:13
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: Blind Lemon's Song

Work length2:53
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: The Red Cross Store

Work length1:25
  • Pete Harris

Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty: Police Special

Work length2:54
  • Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty, Jack Johnson

Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty: Hattie Green

Work length2:06
  • Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty, Jack Johnson

Pete Harris: Is You Mad At Me?

Work length2:43
  • Pete Harris

Jack Johnson: It Was Early One Morning

Work length3:30
  • Jack Johnson

Little Brother: Up and Down Buildin' the K. C. Line

Work length2:56
  • Little Brother

Pete Harris: Carrie

Work length1:23
  • Pete Harris

Pete Harris: Standing on the Border

Work length0:40
  • Pete Harris

Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty: Met You Mama

Work length3:30
  • Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty, Jack Johnson

A. Haggerty: I Feel That Old Woman Is a Jinx to Me

Work length1:02
  • A. Haggerty