Nothin' But the Blues Playlist

WTJU FM 91.1, Charlottesville, VA

November 15, 2002, 9:00-11:00 p.m.

Host: Peter Welch


Songs about war and the army; Muddy Waters' Blue Sky recordings, and songs from discs 3 and 4 of the Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story boxed set.

Song Title Artist Album Label & Format
War is Starting Again  Lightnin' Hopkins Mojo Hand: The Lightnin' Hopkins Anthology Rhino CD
Wartime Homesick James Williamson Chicago Blues: The Chance Era (V.A.), Disc 1 Charly CD
G.I. Slim  Lightnin' Slim Rooster Blues/Lightnin' Slim's Bell Ringer Ace (UK) CD
You'd Better Be Ready to Go Tampa Red Chicago Blues 1935-1942 (V.A.), Disc 2 BMG/RCA/Bluebird CD
Cool Disposition Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup Complete Recorded Works, Vol. 1 Document CD
I'm in Korea J.B. Lenoir J.B. Lenoir Roots CD
 
In the Army Now  Big Bill Broonzy Complete Recorded Works, Vol. 11 Document CD
G.I. Fever Mercy Dee Walton Danger Zone RST Records CD
Lost in Korea Sherman "Blues" Johnson & His Clouds of Joy Trumpet Masters, Vol. 3 (V.A.) Collectables CD
Vietcong Blues Junior Wells Chicago The Blues Today!, Vol. 1 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
Going to Vietnam Big Amos Patton Rivertown Blues (V.A.) Hi (UK) CD
(I'm Gonna) Dig Myself a Hole Robert Lockwood Jr. The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 2 (V.A.) Mercury CD
 
I Want to be Loved  Muddy Waters Hard Again CBS/Blue Sky CD
Champagne and Reefer Muddy Waters King Bee CBS/Blue Sky CD
Crosseyed Cat Muddy Waters Hard Again  CBS/Blue Sky CD 
Screamin' and Cryin'  Muddy Waters  I'm Ready  CBS/Blue Sky CD 
I'm a King Bee  Muddy Waters  King Bee  CBS/Blue Sky CD 
I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man  Muddy Waters  I'm Ready  CBS/Blue Sky CD 
I Feel Like Going Home  Muddy Waters  King Bee  CBS/Blue Sky CD 
 
Sloppy Drunk  Walter Brown w/Jay McShann's Orchestra The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD 
I'm from Texas  Lee Graves The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.)  Mercury CD 
Streetwalkin' Daddy  Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Playboy Blues  Elmore Nixon The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.) Mercury CD  
Oh Well  Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Dirty Mistreater  Smokey Hogg The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Between the Night and Day (In the Wee Wee Hours) Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Let Me Fly Your Kite  Lightnin' Hopkins The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Miss Lollipop's Confession  Alma "The Lollipop Mama" Mondy The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
 
Six Foot Papa (I'm a Whole Lot of Woman) Violet Hall The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Hadacol Bounce  Roy Byrde & His Blues Jumpers  The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 3 (V.A.)  Mercury CD  
Crazy 'Bout My Baby  Lightnin' Hopkins  The Mercury Blues & Rhythm Story, Disc 4 (V.A.) Mercury CD