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This Rough Guide presents classic recordings from the heyday of the hokum craze - collection of humorous songs which show a fun and racy side to the blues. Featuring many legendary country bluesmen including Blind Lemon Jefferson, Big Bill Broonzy, Blind Willie McTell and Charley Patton, plus by blues divas Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey and Memphis Minnie.
This Rough Guide presents classic recordings from the heyday of the hokum craze - collection of humorous songs which show a fun and racy side to the blues. Featuring many legendary country bluesmen including Blind Lemon Jefferson, Big Bill Broonzy, Blind Willie McTell and Charley Patton, plus by blues divas Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey and Memphis Minnie.
605633137422
Rough Guide To Hokum Blues / Various - Rough Guide To Hokum Blues

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Format: CD
Label: WMN
Rel. Date: 06/29/2018
UPC: 605633137422

Rough Guide To Hokum Blues
Artist: Rough Guide To Hokum Blues / Various
Format: CD
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DISC: 1

1. Bo Carter - Cigarette Blues - Bo Carter
2. Blind Boy Fuller - Truckin' My Blues Away No. 2 (Take 2) - Blind Boy Fuller
3. Big Bill Broonzy - Hokum Stomp - Big Bill Broozy
4. Bessie Smith - Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl - Bessie Smith
5. Blind Blake - Too Tight Blues No. 2 - Blind Blake
6. Rufus ; Ben Quillian - Satisfaction Blues - Rufus ; Ben Quillian
7. Charley Jordan - Keep It Clean - Charley Jordan
8. Lucille Bogan - Barbecue Bess - Lucille Bogan
9. Allen Brothers - Bow Wow Blues - the Allen Brothers 1
10. Dallas String Band with Coley Jones - Hokum Blues - Dallas String Band 1
11. Kansas Joe ; Memphis Minnie - What's the Matter with the Mill? - Kansas Joe 1
12. Bogus Ben Covington - Adam and Eve in the Garden - Bogus Ben Covington 1
13. Barbecue Bob - Honey Your Going Too Fast - Barbecue Bob 1
14. Papa Charlie Jackson - Shake That Thing - Papa Charlie Jackson 1
15. Lil Johnson - Sam the Hot Dog Man - Lil Johnson 1
16. Charley Patton - Shake It and Break It (But Don't Let It Fall Mama) - Charley Patton 1
17. Noah Lewis' Jug Band - Selling the Jelly - Noah Lewis' Jug Band 1
18. Ma Rainey - Ma Rainey's Black Bottom - Ma Rainey 1
19. Casey Bill Weldon - Your Wagon's Worn Out Now - Casey Bill Weldon 2
20. Frankie "Half-Pint" Jaxon - Can't You Wait Till You Get Home - Frankie 'Half-Pint' Jaxon 2
21. Mississippi John Hurt - Candy Man Blues - Mississippi John Hurt 2
22. Blind Willie McTell - Warm It Up to Me - Blind Willie McTell 2
23. Blind Lemon Jefferson - Black Snake Moan - Blind Lemon Jefferson 2
24. Tampa Red ; Georgia Tom - It's Tight Like That - Tampa Red 2
25. Walter Coleman - Mama Let Me Lay It on You - Walter Coleman

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This Rough Guide presents classic recordings from the heyday of the hokum craze - collection of humorous songs which show a fun and racy side to the blues. Featuring many legendary country bluesmen including Blind Lemon Jefferson, Big Bill Broonzy, Blind Willie McTell and Charley Patton, plus by blues divas Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey and Memphis Minnie.
        
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