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Tuesday, 5 April 2016

Battle Of The Blues Volume 4 (King LP 668)


Side 1:
01. Big Mouth Gal - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
02. Bring It Back - Wynonie Harris
03. If You Don't Think I'm Sinking - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
04. Trouble At Midnight - Roy Brown
05. Peas And Rice - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
06. Rock Mr Blues - Wynonie Harris

Side 2:
01. Lonesome Train - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
02. Old Age Boogie - Roy Brown
03. Bald Headed Blues - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
04. Grandma Plays The Numbers - Wynonie Harris
05. Good Bread Alley - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson
06. Queen Of Diamonds - Roy Brown

Download from:


The 4th and final volume of King's "Battle Of The Blues" series has only 12 tracks - 6 by Eddie Vinson, and 3 each by Roy Brown and Wynonie Harris. Tracks recorded 1948 - 1954 and this LP was originally released in 1959. Session details are included in the download:

Once again many thanks to Joan K for this LP which was originally posted on the 13th December 2008 here:

More re-ups coming soon!


12vjoe said...

No ladies, please don't fight over me! There's plenty to go around!

Love it - thanks!

boogiewoody said...

In your dreams, 12vjoe!