Robert Johnson

   
 

December 2nd, 1998 ~ Hot blues for the cold winter, and conversations with performers who shared the stage with one of the forefathers of the blues, Robert Johnson.

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Hour One   Hour Two  
  • Open Bed: Cross Road Blues Marcus Roberts
    Blues For the New Millennium, Columbia
  • Cross Road Blues Robert Johnson
    The Complete Recordings, Columbia
  • Crossroads Cream
    The Very Best of Cream, Polydor
  • Terraplane Blues Robert Johnson
    King of the Delta Blues, Columbia/Legacy
  • Dynaflow Blues The Johnny Shines Blues Band
    Chicago Blues Today! Vol. 3, Vanguard
  • INTERVIEW: Johnny Shines
  • Gonna Call the Angel Johnny Shines
    Johnny Shines and Robert Lockwood, Paula Records
  • Instrumental: Preaching Blues Jay McShann
    Some Blues, Chiaroscuro
  • Walking Blues Bonnie Raitt
    Bonnie Raitt, Warner Brothers
  • Sweet Old Chicago Roosevelt 'The Honeydripper' Sykes
    Blues By Roosevelt 'The Honeydripper' Sykes, Smithsonian Folkways
  • Last Fair Deal Gone Down Rising Sons
    Rising Sons featuring Ry Cooder & Taj Mahal, Columbia/Legacy
  • Milk Cow Blues Kokomo Arnold
    The Roots of Robert Johnson, Yazoo
  • Milk Cow Blues Rose Maddox
    America's Most Colorful Hillbilly Band, Vol. 1, Arhoolie
  • Le blues de la vache a lait Clifton Chenier
    Frenchin' The Boogie, Verve
  • Instrumental: Memphis Blues Eubie Blake
    Memories of You - from Rare Piano Rolls, Biograph
  • INTERVIEW: Henry Townsend
  • It's A Hard Road to Travel Henry Townsend
    Mule, Nighthawk
  • They're Red Hot Robert Johnson
    The Complete Recordings, Columbia
  • Go Ahead Buddy Bill Weldon
    The Roots of Robert Johnson, Yazoo
  • They're Red Hot Red Hot Chili Peppers
    The Essential Red Hot Chili Peppers, EMI
 
  • Miles Runs the Hoodoo Down Miles Davis
    Bitches Brew,
  • Hell Hound On My Trail Robert Johnson
    King of the Delta Blues, Columbia/Legacy
  • Hell Hound On My Trail Cassandra Wilson
    Blue Light 'Til Dawn, Blue Note
  • Preachin' Blues Son House
    Mojo Workin' - Blues for the Next Generation, Columbia/Legacy
  • Stop Breaking Down Rolling Stones
    Exile On Main Street, Virgin
  • Love In Vain Robert Johnson
    King of the Delta Blues, Columbia/Legacy
  • Instrumental: Be My Lady Booker T. & the MGs
    The Complete Stax/Volt Singles: 1959-1968, Atlantic
  • INTERVIEW: Robert Junior Lockwood
  • Ramblin' On My Mind Robert Junior Lockwood
    Plays Robert & Robert, Evidence
  • Ramblin' On My Mind Front Range
    Ramblin' On My Mind, Sugar Hill
  • Sitting On Top of the World The Mississippi Sheiks
    The Roots of Robert Johnson, Yazoo
  • Come On In My Kitchen Robert Johnson
    King of the Delta Blues, Columbia/Legacy
  • Come On In My Kitchen Keb' Mo'
    Keb' Mo', Okeh
  • Dust My Broom Yardbirds
    BBC Sessions, Warner Archives
  • Instrumental: Strollin' Home King Curtis
    The Best of King Curtis, Capitol
  • INTERVIEW: Lonnie Pitchford
  • My Babe Lonnie Pitchford
    All Around Man, Rooster
  • If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day Lonnie Pitchford
    All Around Man, Rooster
  • Rollin' and Tumblin' Muddy Waters
    The Chess Box, Chess/MCA
  • KKKrossroads Chris Thomas
    21st Century Blues...From Da 'Hood, Private
  • End Bed: Crossroads Cowboy Junkies
    Whites Off Earth Now!, RCA