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Various - Great Bluesmen Newport Album

Various - Great Bluesmen Newport Album

Performer: Various
Title: Great Bluesmen Newport
Style: Delta Blues, Country Blues, Chicago Blues
Released: 1989
Cat#: VCD 77/78
Country: US
Label: Vanguard
Size MP3 version: 2182 mb
Size FLAC version: 2136 mb
Size WMA version: 2708 mb
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 729
Genre: Blues

Various - Great Bluesmen Newport Album


1Skip JamesIllinois Blues2:27
2John Lee Hooker , With Bill Lee Bus Station Blues
Bass – Bill Lee
3Reverend Gary DavisDeath Don't Have No Mercy4:04
4John Lee Hooker , With Bill Lee Tupelo
Bass – Bill Lee
5Sleepy John EstesMailman Blues2:44
6Lightnin' Hopkins With Samuel LayCotton Field Blues
Drums – Samuel Lay
7Doc ReeseHey Rattler / Oh My Lord4:27
8Mississippi John HurtSliding Delta3:33
9Robert Pete WilliamsMidnight Boogie3:27
10Mississippi Fred McDowellLord, I'm Going Down South3:05
11Willie DossI Had A Woman2:28
12Lightnin' Hopkins With Samuel LayShake That Thing
Drums – Samuel Lay
13Mississippi John HurtTrouble, I've Had It All My Days2:54
14Son HouseSon Blues6:30
15Son HousePony Blues
Guitar – Mance Lipscomb
16Robert Pete WilliamsLevee Camp Blues5:27
17Mississippi Fred McDowellIf The River Was Whiskey2:38
18Sonny Terry And Brownie McGheeMy Baby Done Changed The Lock On The Door2:53
19Willie DossCatfish Blues2:20
20Skip JamesHard Times Killing Floor Blues2:18
21Sleepy John EstesClean Up At Home3:08


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
VSD 77/78Various Great Bluesmen Newport ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat)VanguardVSD 77/78France1976
VCD 77/78Various Great Bluesmen Newport ‎(CD, RE)VanguardVCD 77/78USUnknown
VSD 77/78Various Great Bluesmen Newport ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat)VanguardVSD 77/78Australia1976
VSD 77/78Various Great Bluesmen Newport ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat)VanguardVSD 77/78Greece1976
VSD 77/78Various Great Bluesmen Newport ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat)VanguardVSD 77/78US1976


  • Liner Notes [December 1988]Samuel Charters
  • ProducerMaynard Solomon


Recorded live at the Newport Folk Festivals, Newport, Rhode Island, 1959 to 1965.

"Due to compact disc time restrictions some songs on the original album are not included in this package."

℗ © 1976 Vanguard Records, A Welk Record Group Co.

Printed in USA. Made in USA.

Jewel case.

Front inlay gives incorrect catalogue number VCD 77/88 instead of VCD 77/78.

There is similar edition of this CD, made by a different manufacturer. This one was made by Discovery Systems.


  • Barcode: 0 15707-0077-2 6
  • Barcode (scanned): 015707007726
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code: none


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Vanguard Records
  • Copyright (c) – Vanguard Records
  • Recorded At – Newport Folk Festival
  • Made By – Discovery Systems – 3XF0100A


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