Document Records - Vintage Blues and Jazz

Document Records
Blind Boy Fuller Vol 4: 15th December to 29th October 1937 - 1938


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Blind Boy Fuller

    TRACK LIST

Blind Boy Fuller
01 - Shaggy like a bear
02 - Ten o`clock peeper
03 - Hungry calf blues
04 - Too many women blues
05 - Oozin` you off my mind
06 - Shake that shimmy
07 - Heart ease blues
08 - I`m going to move (to the edge of town)
09 - Pistol slapper blues
10 - Mean and no good woman
11 - Georgia ham mama
12 - Piccolo rag
13 - Funny feeling blues
14 - Painful hearted man
15 - You`ve got to move it out
16 - Mama let me lay it on you no. 2
17 - Meat shakin` woman
18 - I`m a good stem winder
19 - What`s that smells like fish
20 - She`s a truckin` little baby
21 - Jivin` woman blues
22 - You`re laughing now

Blind Boy Fuller, vocal, guitar.
 
With contributions by Dipper Boy Council, guitar; Sonny Terry, harmonica; Charlie Austin, harmonica; Bull City Red, washboard.
 
Genres: Country blues, Piedmont blues, Blues guitar, Carolina blues, Ragtime guitar, Blues harmonica.
 
Informative booklet notes by Ken Romaowski.
Detailed discography.
 
Review by Jason Ankeny.

Beginning with the mid-December, 1937 session which kicks off this fourth volume in Document's retrospective, Blind Boy Fuller entered into a recording partnership with the legendary harpist Sonny Terry that continued for the remainder of Fuller's studio career. Terry's blistering harmonica and falsetto interjections lent an exciting new dynamic to Fuller's sound, as classic sides like Pistol Snapper Blues, Mean and No Good Woman and Georgia Ham Mama amply prove, each musician pushing the other to new creative heights.

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