WHEN THE SUN GOES DOWN

Latest update on 22/08/2014

Artist: Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell
Author: Leroy Carr
Label: Bluebird
Year: 1935

Carr on piano and Blackwell on guitar (see also: Kokomo Blues). Already popular in Jackson, MS in the late twenties.

Covers:

1935:

Josh White

1936:

Robert Johnson [as Love In Vain]

1949:

Charles Brown [as In The Evening]

1949:

Jimmy Witherspoon [idem]

1957:

Big Bill Broonzy [as In The Evenin' When The Sun Goes Down]

1969:

Rolling Stones [as Love In Vain; with Ry Cooder on mandoline]

1969:

Karen Dalton [as In The Evening (It's So Hard To Tell Who's Going To Love You The Best)]

1978:

Big Joe Williams

1991:

Walter Trout

1992:

Bob Brozman

1992:

Terry Garland

1992:

Marc Lelangue

1999:

Keb' Mo' [all as Love In Vain]

2001:

Roger McGuinn [as In The Evenin' with Pete Seeger]

2004:

Eric Clapton [as Love In Vain]

2013:

Gary Clark Jr.

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