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1986 Charly Records (LP) 33rpm Sun Box 105 mono
SUN RECORDS - THE BLUES YEARS 1950 - 1956
 
Sun Records The Blues Years 1950-1956, Sun Box 105 set, contains 9 vinyl LP discs each in a feature-packed photos and information individual sleeve in addition to an LP-size 44-page book filled with interviews, a complete session discographies, a chronological account of the blues years, features on the historic Memphis music scene of that era, and a wealth of period photos and illustrations by Martin Hawkins.  Most importantly, however, is the music contained on the 9 discs, a total of 151 recordings by such artists as Howling Wolf, B. B. King, Jackie Brenston, Little Junior's Blue Flames, Walter Horton, James Cotton, Little Milton, Billy Emerson, Rosco Gordon, Lost John Hunter and many, many others.  Selections include here ''Boogie In The Park'', ''Rocket 88'', ''Ridin' The Boogie'', ''Sam's Drag'', ''4 O'Clock Blues'', ''Drivin' Slow'', ''Mystery Train'', ''Red Hot'', and scores of others.  You will listen to:  The Prisonaires singing ''Don't Say Tomorrow'', The Jones Brothers doing ''Gospel Train'', ''Sweet Home Chicago'' by Honeyboy Edwards.  This box set is a historical treasure trove of blues, gospel and rhythm and blues music from Memphis in the early fifties.  Many recordings had not been previously issued.
 
Contains
Record 1 Side ''Boogie In The Park''
Cool Down Mama (Lost John Hunter & The Blind Bats)
School Boy (Lost John Hunter & The Blind Bats)
Shorty The Barber (Charlie Burse)
Boogie In The Park (Joe Hill Louis)
Gotta Let You Go (Joe Hill Louis)
Registration Day Blues (Sleepy John Estes)
Policy Man (Sleepy John Estes)
Rats In My Kitchen (Sleepy John Estes)
Runnin' Around (Sleepy John Estes)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 1 Side 2 ''Highway Man''
Highway Man (Howlin' Wolf)
My Troubles And Me (Howlin' Wolf)
Everybody's In The Mood (Howlin' Wolf)
Decoration Day Blues (Howlin' Wolf)
Bluebird Blues (Howlin' Wolf)
Well That's Alright (Howlin' Wolf)
My Baby Walked Off (Howlin' Wolf)
Come Back Home (Howlin' Wolf)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 2 Side 3 ''Ridin' The Boogie''
She's Dynamite (B.B. King)
B.B. Blues (B.B. King)
Rocket 88 (Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats)
Ridin' The Boogie (Lou Sargent)
Juiced (Billy Love)
My Real Gone Rocket (Jackie Brenston)
Tuckered Out (Jackie Brenston)
Drop Top (Billy Love)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 2 Side 4 ''Sam's Drag''
Sam's Drag (L.J. Thomas)
Baby Take A Chance With Me (L.J. Thomas)
T-Model Boogie (Rosco Gordon)
Decorate The Counter (Rosco Gordon)
Married Woman (Rufus Thomas)
You'll Be Sorry (Houston Stokes)
Blues And Lonesome (Houston Stokes)
Baby's Gone And Left Me (Houston Stokes)
Hi-Tone Mama (Walter "Tang" Smith)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 3 Side 5 ''Drivin' Slow''
Drivin' Slow (Johnny London)
Got My Application Baby (Handy Jackson)
Bear Cat (Rufus Thomas Jr)
Walking In The Rain (Rufus Thomas Jr)
Call Me Anything But Call Me (Big Memphis Ma Rainey)
Baby No No (Big Memphis Ma Rainey)
Save That Money (Rufus Thomas Jr.)
Tiger Man (King Of The Jungle) (Rufus Thomas Jr.)
 Original Sun REcordings
 
Contains
Record 3 Side 6 ''Mystery Train''
Feelin' Good (Little Junior's Blue Flames)
Fussin' And Fightin' Blues (Little Junior's Blue Flames)
Mystery Train (Little Junior's Blue Flames)
Love My Baby (Little Junior's Blue Flames)
Sittin' Drinkin' And Thinkin' (William Stewart)
Country Farm Blues (William Stewart)
Just Walkin' In The Rain (The Prisonaires)
Don't Say Tomorrow (The Prisonaires)
I Want My Baby Back (Hunki Dori)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 4 Side 7 ''Gospel Train''
Where Shall I Be (When That First Trumpet Sounds) (The Brewsteraires)
(The Lord Gave Me) Wings For My Soul (The Brewsteraires)
There's A Man In Jerusalem (Southern Jubilees)
Forgive Me Lord (Southern Jubilees)
He Never Left Me Alone (Southern Jubilees)
A Prisoner's Prayer (The Prisonaires)
Amazing Grace (The Jones Brothers)
Gospel Train (The Jones Brothers)
Look To Jesus (The Jones Brothers)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 4 Side 8 ''Feel So Worried''
That Ain't Right (Doctor Ross with Henry Hill)
Left Job Boogie (Doctor Ross)
Terra Mae (Doctor Ross)
Come Back Baby (Doctor Ross)
Gonna Leave You Baby (Sammy Lewis & Willie Johnson Combo)
I Feel So Worried (Take1) (Sammy Lewis & Willie Johnson Combo)
I Feel So Worried (Take 2) (Sammy Lewis &Willie Johnson Combo)
So Long Baby Goodbye (Sammy Lewis & Willie Johnson Combo)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 5 Side 9 ''Sellin' My Stuff''
Walter's Instrumental (Walter Horton)
Selling My Whiskey (Jackie Boy & Little Walter)
West Winds Are Blowing (Walter Horton)
Little Walter's Boogie (Walter Horton)
Off The Wall (Walter Horton)
Easy (Walter Horton)
Before Long (Jimmy DeBerry)
Party Line Blues (Jimmy DeBerry)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 5 Side 10 ''Take A Little Chance''
Take A Little Chance (Jimmy DeBerry)
Time Has Made A Change (Jimmy DeBerry)
Midnight Showers Of Rain (Willie Nix)
Prison Bound Blues (Willie Nix)
Riding In The Moonlight (Willie Nix)
Take A Little Walk With Me (Willie Nix)
Seems Like A Million Years (Willie Nix)
Baker Shop Boogie (Willie Nix)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 6 Side 11 ''Hoo Doo Man''
Can't Love Me And My Money Too (L.B. Lawson)
Sweet Home Chicago (Honeyboy Edwards)
Rhumba Chillen (Albert Williams)
Hoo Doo Man (Albert Williams)
When I'm Gone (Joe Hill Louis )
We All Gotta Go Sometime (Joe Hill Louis)
She May Be Yours (Joe Hill Louis)
Keep Your Arms Around Me (Joe Hill Louis)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 6 Side 12 ''Mistreatin' Boogie''
Mistreatin' Boogie (Mose Vinson)
Worry You Off My Mind (Mose Vinson)
Hydramatic Woman (Joe Hill Louis)
Tiger Man (Joe Hill Louis)
Shine Boy (Mose Vinson
Joe Hill Louis & Walter Horton)
Reap What You Sow (Mose Vinson)
44 Blues (Mose Vinson)
Come See Me (Mose Vinson)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains  
Record 7 Side 13 ''Greyhound Blues'' 
Greyhound Blues (D.A. Hunt)
Lonesome Ol' Jail (D.A. Hunt)
Steel Guitar Rag (Earl Hooker)
Believe I'll Settle Down (Boyd Gilmore)
Walked All Night (Charlie Booker)
Baby I'm Coming Home (Charlie Booker)
Reward For My Baby (Walter Bradford)
Love For My Baby (Walter Bradford)
Lucy Done Moved (Walter Bradford & L.C. Hubert)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 7 Side 14 ''Cotton Crop Blues''
My Baby (James Cotton)
Straighten Up Baby (James Cotton)
Cotton Crop Blues (James Cotton)
Hold Me In Your Arms (James Cotton)
I'm Gonna Murder My Baby (Pat Hare)
Bonus Pay (Pat Hare)
Wolf Call Boogie (Hot Shot Love)
Harmonica Jam (Hot Shot Love)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 8 Side 15 ''Baby Left Me''
Ain't Gonna Tell You No Lie (James Banister)
Love You Love You Baby (Dennis Binder)
Long Gone Raymond (Raymond Hill)
My Baby Left Me (Raymond Hill)
Blues Train (Tot Randolph)
Ugly Woman (Johnny O'Neal)
Dead Letter Blues (Johnny O'Neal)
Johnny's Dream (Johnny O'Neal)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains 
Record 8 Side 16 ''Lookin' For My Baby''
Beggin' My Baby (Little Milton)
Somebody Told Me (Little Milton)
Carry My Business On (Houston Boines)
She's My Queen (Little Milton)
Rebeat (Little Milton)
Lookin' For My Baby (Little Milton)
Rode That Train (Looking For My Baby) (Little Milton)
Homesick For My Baby (Little Milton)
If You Love Me (Little Milton)
Original Sun Recordings
 
Contains
Record 9 Side 17 ''Red Hot''
Way After Midnight (Billy Love)
Hart's Bread Boogie (Billy Love)
Gee I Wish (Billy Love)
The News Is All Around Town (Billy Love)
Shim Sham Shimmy (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
When It Rains It Pours (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
Move Baby Move (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
Red Hot (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
Bring Your Love Back Home (Eddie Snow)
Original Sun Recording
 
Contains
Record 9 Side 18 ''Gonna Shake It''
Something For Nothing (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
Little Fine Healthy Thing (Billy "The Kid" Emerson)
That's What You Do To Me (Roscoe Gordon)
I Found A New Love (Roscoe Gordon)
I'm Gonna Shake It (Roscoe Gordon)
Let's Get High (Roscoe Gordon)
New Orleans (Roscoe Gordon)
Shoobie Oobie (Roscoe Gordon)
Original Sun Recordings