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Charley Patton Vol. 3 (1929 - 1934)

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Running Wild Blues
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Tell Me Man Blues
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Be True Be True Blues
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Joe Kirby
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Mean Black Moan
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Dry Well Blues
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Some Summer Day - Part 1
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Moon Going Down
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Bird Nest Bound
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Jersey Bull Blues
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High Sheriff Blues
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Stone Pony Blues
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Yellow Bee
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Mind Reader Blues
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34 Blues
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Love My Stuff
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Revenue Man Blues
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Oh Death
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Troubled 'Bout My Mother
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Poor Me
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Hang It On The Wall
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Total Tracks: 21   Total Length: 63:06

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John Morthland has been writing about music since the days of electronically rechanneled stereo and duophonic sound. His name has darkened the mastheads of Roll...more »

04.22.11
Charlie Patton, Charley Patton Vol. 3 (1929 – 1934)
2005 | Label: Document Records / The Orchard

Nobody looms larger in Delta blues than Patton, the first man — at least on record — to develop many of the music's guitar licks and rhythmic and lyric patterns. He was a more extreme version of Tommy Johnson, and he was the music's first real star — not a rambling street singer, but a no-holds-barred showman hired to play before adoring crowds. Patton had a deep, ferociously rough voice and thwacked a raw, insistent… read more »

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