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The Resource Messing with the blues, James Brown

Messing with the blues, James Brown

Label
Messing with the blues
Title
Messing with the blues
Statement of responsibility
James Brown
Creator
Contributor
Arranger of music
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Singer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
MoS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, James
Date of event
1957-1985
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
James Brown, piano, organ, vocals ; with variously and in part Al Aarons, John Audino, Dud Bascomb, Roosevelt Brown, Russell Crimes, Chuck Findley, Johnny Grimes, Lewis Hamlin, Joe Newman, Ike Oakley, Roscoe Patrick, Tom Porello, Waymond Reed, Ernie Royal, trumpet ; Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland, Nick DiMaio, Richard Harris, Kenny Shroyer, Bill Tole, Fred Wesley, trombone ; John B. Brown, Haywood Henry, Cleveland Lowe, Seldon Powell, saxophone ; Alfred Corley, James McGary, Jimmy Parker, Joe Romano, Ernie Watts, alto saxophone ; Les Asch, Pete Christlieb, Buddy Collette, J.C. Davis, Clifford "Ace King" MacMillan, Maceo Parker, tenor saxophone ; St. Clair Pinckney, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone ; Al "Brisco" Clark, Jim Mulidore, David Parkinson, baritone saxophone ; Les Buie, Billy Butler, Eddie Freeman, Carl Lynch, Hearlon "Cheese" Martin, Jimmy "Chank" Nolen, Bill Pittman, Kenny Poole, Wallace Richardson, Bobby Roach, Louis Shelton, guitar ; Ray Brown, Edwyn Conley, Al Lucas, Bernard Odum, Hubert Perry, Fred Thomas, bass ; Sonny Thompson, Frank Vincent, piano ; Bobby Byrd, piano, organ, background vocals ; Fats Gonder, piano, organ, band director ; Alfred "Pee Wee" Ellis, Ernie Hayes, keyboards ; Louis Bellson, William "Beau Dollar" Bowman, Clayton Fillyau, David "Panama" Francis, Reginald Hall, Nat Kendricks, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie, John "Jabo" Starks, drums ; Jack Arnold, percussion ; Johnny Griggs, percussion, congas ; Bobby Bennett, Baby Lloyd Stallworth, background vocals ; Maeretha Stewart, vocal accompaniment ; Sammy Lowe, Oliver Nelson, arrangements, conductor ; The JB's ; James Brown and his band ; James Brown Soul Train ; Louis Bellson and his orchestra ; Famous Flames
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1936-
  • 1926-2008
  • 1932-2008
  • 1921-2010
  • 1937-
  • 1926-2002
  • 1916-1983
  • 1932-2004
  • 1934-2007
  • 1924-2009
  • 1938-2018
  • 1932-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aarons, Al
  • Bascomb, Dud
  • Brown, Roosevelt
  • Findley, Chuck
  • Newman, Joe
  • Royal, Ernie
  • Brown, Garnett
  • Cleveland, Jimmy
  • Shroyer, Kenny
  • Tole, Bill
  • Wesley, Fred
  • Brown, John
  • Henry, Haywood
  • Powell, Seldon
  • Corley, Al
  • McGary, Jimmy
  • Romano, Joe
  • Watts, Ernie
  • Christlieb, Pete
  • Collette, Buddy
  • Parker, Maceo
  • Pinckney, St. Clair
  • Mulidore, Jimmy
  • Butler, Billy
  • Freeman, Ed
  • Lynch, Carl
  • Nolen, Jimmy
  • Poole, Kenny
  • Shelton, Louie
  • Brown, Ray
  • Lucas, Al
  • Odum, Bernard
  • Thompson, Sonny
  • Vincent, Frank
  • Byrd, Bobby
  • Ellis, Pee Wee
  • Hayes, Ernie
  • Bellson, Louie
  • Francis, Panama
  • Hall, Reginald
  • Kendricks, Nat
  • Purdie, Bernard
  • Starks, John
  • Bennett, Bobby
  • Stewart, Maeretha
  • Lowe, Sammy
  • Nelson, Oliver
  • J.B.'s (Musical group)
  • James Brown Band
  • Louie Bellson Orchestra
  • Famous Flames (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soul music
  • Rhythm and blues music
  • Blues (Music)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Messing with the blues, James Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Polydor: 847 258-2 (847 259-2--847 260-2)
  • Some selections previously unissued
  • Compact disc
  • Analog recording
  • Program notes and biographical notes by Cliff White and Harry Weinger on container insert
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Like it is, like it was (The blues) / James Brown (4:57) -- Don't cry baby / Stella Unger, James P. Johnson, Saul Bernie (2:59) -- Caldonia (version 1) / Fleecie Moore (2:53) -- Somebody done changed the lock on my door / William Weldon (3:37) -- Ain't nobody here but us chickens (alternate) / Alex C. Kramer, Joan Whitney (2:57) -- Good rockin' tonight / Roy Brown (2:36) -- I love you, yes I do / Henry Glover - "Sally Nix" (2:46) -- Messing with the blues / Floyd Hunt (2:09) -- Waiting in vain / Ivory Joe Hunter (2:46) -- For you, my love / Paul Gayten (2:17) -- Blues for my baby / Theodore Reig, Billy Wright (3:00) -- Everyday I have the blues / Peter Chatman (4:28) -- Love don't love nobody (false start) / Roy Brown (0:48) -- Love don't love nobody / Roy Brown (2:03) -- Goin' home / Antoine Domino, Al Young (5:03) -- Have mercy baby / Billy Ward (2:13) -- Kansas City ('67-alternate) / Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller (3:22) -- The bells (alternate) / Billy Ward (3:37) -- Don't deceive me (please don't go) / Chuck Wilis (11:40) -- The things that I used to do / Eddie Jones (2:47) -- Need your love so bad / Mertis John, Jr. (3:26) -- Like a baby / Jesse A. Stone (2:52) -- Honky tonk, parts 1 & 2 / Billy Butler, Bill Doggett, Clifford Scott, Shepherd Shep (6:08) -- Suffering with the blues / Lloyd Pemberton, Teddy Conyers (3:05) -- Further on up the road / Don D. Robey, Joe Veasey (3:45) -- Radio spot for Thinking about Little Willie John (featuring the voice of John R.) (1:03) -- Talk to me, talk to me / Joe Seneca (3:27) -- Kansas City ('75) / Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller (7:48) -- Wonder when you're coming home / James Brown (2:34) -- Like it is, like it was (The blues, continued-- ) / James Brown (6:31)
Control code
23002857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
metal
Lccn
92754514
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other control number
042284725828
Other physical details
digital, stereo, mono
Publisher number
  • 847 258-2
  • 847 259-2
  • 847 260-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)23002857
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Messing with the blues, James Brown
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Polydor: 847 258-2 (847 259-2--847 260-2)
  • Some selections previously unissued
  • Compact disc
  • Analog recording
  • Program notes and biographical notes by Cliff White and Harry Weinger on container insert
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Like it is, like it was (The blues) / James Brown (4:57) -- Don't cry baby / Stella Unger, James P. Johnson, Saul Bernie (2:59) -- Caldonia (version 1) / Fleecie Moore (2:53) -- Somebody done changed the lock on my door / William Weldon (3:37) -- Ain't nobody here but us chickens (alternate) / Alex C. Kramer, Joan Whitney (2:57) -- Good rockin' tonight / Roy Brown (2:36) -- I love you, yes I do / Henry Glover - "Sally Nix" (2:46) -- Messing with the blues / Floyd Hunt (2:09) -- Waiting in vain / Ivory Joe Hunter (2:46) -- For you, my love / Paul Gayten (2:17) -- Blues for my baby / Theodore Reig, Billy Wright (3:00) -- Everyday I have the blues / Peter Chatman (4:28) -- Love don't love nobody (false start) / Roy Brown (0:48) -- Love don't love nobody / Roy Brown (2:03) -- Goin' home / Antoine Domino, Al Young (5:03) -- Have mercy baby / Billy Ward (2:13) -- Kansas City ('67-alternate) / Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller (3:22) -- The bells (alternate) / Billy Ward (3:37) -- Don't deceive me (please don't go) / Chuck Wilis (11:40) -- The things that I used to do / Eddie Jones (2:47) -- Need your love so bad / Mertis John, Jr. (3:26) -- Like a baby / Jesse A. Stone (2:52) -- Honky tonk, parts 1 & 2 / Billy Butler, Bill Doggett, Clifford Scott, Shepherd Shep (6:08) -- Suffering with the blues / Lloyd Pemberton, Teddy Conyers (3:05) -- Further on up the road / Don D. Robey, Joe Veasey (3:45) -- Radio spot for Thinking about Little Willie John (featuring the voice of John R.) (1:03) -- Talk to me, talk to me / Joe Seneca (3:27) -- Kansas City ('75) / Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller (7:48) -- Wonder when you're coming home / James Brown (2:34) -- Like it is, like it was (The blues, continued-- ) / James Brown (6:31)
Control code
23002857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
metal
Lccn
92754514
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other control number
042284725828
Other physical details
digital, stereo, mono
Publisher number
  • 847 258-2
  • 847 259-2
  • 847 260-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)23002857
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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