COUNTRY BLUES

Latest update on 31/01/2017

Artist: Muddy Waters
Author: McKinley Morganfield
Label: L.o.C.
Year: 1941

The first recording he made for Alan Lomax in hus log cabin on Stovall Plantation just autside Clarksdale, MS ib August '41. B-side of I Be's Troubled (see there) on a 78 anthology album. One year later in July a second version was recorded.

Covers:

1948:

Muddy Waters [in Chicago for Aristocrat as I Feel Like Going Home; three of the five original stanzas]

1966:

Fred McDowell [as Brooks Run Into The Ocean, with Eli Green]

1995:

Smokey Wilson

1997:

Hans Theessink

Not to be confused with Dock Boggs's Country Blues ('29 - Brunswick), covered by Doc Watson, Blue Mountain and Kelly Joe Phelps.

Contact


If you noticed blunt omissions, mis-interpretations or even out-and-out errors, please let us know by contacting us:

Arnold Rypens
Rozenlaan 65
B-2840 Reet (Rumst)

info@originals.be

No Facebook No Twitter