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The Chess box, Willie Dixon

Label
The Chess box
Title
The Chess box
Statement of responsibility
Willie Dixon
Title variation
Willie Dixon
Creator
Contributor
Arranger of music
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dixon, Willie
Date of event
1951 (works 2, 6), 1953 (works 3, 5), 1954 (works 5, 7-10, 13, 15), 1955 (works 1, 4, 11-12, 14, 18), 1956 (works 16-17), 1960 (works 19-20, 25), 1961 (works 22, 24), 1962 (works 21, 23, 28), 1963 (works 26-27, 29-30, 34), 1964 (31st work), 1965 (works 32-33), 1967 (36th work), 1968 (35th work)
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Willie Dixon, acoustic guitar, bass, vocals ; with various vocalists and instrumental ensembles ; also with variously and in part Billy Boy Arnold, Paul Butterfield, harmonica ; Earl Brown, alto saxophone ; Harold Ashby, Little Sax Crowder, Eddie Chamblee, Bob Neely, J.T. Brown, Ernest Cotton, tenor saxophone ; Gene Barge, tenor saxophone, arranger, conductor ; Jarrett Gibson, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone ; Donald Hankins, baritone saxophone ; Robert Lockwood, Jr., Leonard Caston, Lee Cooper, Jody Williams, Hubert Sumlin, David Myers, Earl Hooker, Matt Murphy, Mike Bloomfield, guitar ; Johnny "Twist" Williams, guitar, rhythm guitar ; Ollie Crawford, Otis Rush, guitar, backing vocals ; Jimmy Rogers, Buddy Guy, guitar, bass guitar ; Billy Hadnott, Donald "Duck" Dunn, bass ; Matt Murphy, bass guitar ; Milton Rector, Jack Myers, electric bass ; Otis Spann, Lloyd Glenn, Henry Gray, Johnny Jones, piano ; Leonard "Baby Doo" Caston, piano, vocals ; Lafayette Leake, John "Big Moose" Walker, piano, organ ; Percy Walker, Earl Phillips, Francey Clay, Frank Kirkland, Al Duncan, Odie Payne, Sammy Lay, Casey Jones, drums ; Fred Below, drums, percussion ; Jerome Green, maracas, backing vocals
Place of event
Chicago (works 1-13, 15-32, 34-36), Los Angeles (14th work), Super Cosmic Joy-Scout Jamboree (33rd work)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1968
  • 1914-1994
  • 1915-1983
  • 1910-1976
  • 1928-2008
  • -1965
  • 1925-
  • 1929-1967
  • 1920-1999
  • 1918-1969
  • 1915-2006
  • 1917-1987
  • 1935-2018
  • 1931-2011
  • 1929-1970
  • 1917-1973
  • 1941-2012
  • 1930-1970
  • 1925-2020
  • 1924-1964
  • 1917-1987
  • 1927-1999
  • 1923-2008
  • 1926-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Little Walter
  • Boyd, Eddie
  • Mabon, Willie
  • Muddy Waters
  • Howlin' Wolf
  • Witherspoon, Jimmy
  • Bo Diddley
  • Fulson, Lowell
  • Rush, Otis
  • Williamson, Sonny Boy
  • Taylor, Koko
  • Little Milton
  • Emerson, Billy
  • Lenoir, J. B.
  • Arnold, Billy Boy
  • Butterfield, Paul
  • Ashby, Harold
  • Chamblee, Eddie
  • Brown, J. T.
  • Cotton, Ernest
  • Barge, Gene
  • Hankins, Donald
  • Lockwood, Robert Jr.
  • Caston, Leonard
  • Cooper, Lee
  • Williams, Jody
  • Sumlin, Hubert
  • Hooker, Earl
  • Murphy, Matt
  • Bloomfield, Michael
  • Crawford, Ollie
  • Rogers, Jimmy
  • Guy, Buddy
  • Hadnott, Billy
  • Dunn, Donald
  • Rector, Milton
  • Myers, Jack
  • Spann, Otis
  • Glenn, Lloyd
  • Gray, Henry
  • Jones, Johnny
  • Caston, Leonard
  • Leake, Lafayette
  • Walker, Johnny
  • Phillips, Earl
  • Clay, Francis
  • Kirkland, Frank
  • Duncan, Al
  • Payne, Odie
  • Lay, Sam
  • Jones, Casey
  • Below, Fred
  • Green, Jerome
  • Big Three Trio
  • Fathers and Sons (Musical group)
  • Chess Records (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
  • Rhythm and blues music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Chess box, Willie Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Blues and rhythm and blues songs
  • Principally previously released material
  • Compact discs; in container (31 cm.)
  • Program notes by Don Snowden (10 p. : ill.) laid in
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. My babe / Willie Dixon (Little Walter, harmonica, vocals) (2:40) -- Violent love / Willie Dixon (The Big Three Trio) (2:20) -- Third degree / Willie Dixon (Eddie Boyd, piano, vocals) (3:13) -- Seventh son / Willie Dixon (Willie Mabon, piano, vocals) (2:52) -- Crazy for my baby / Willie Dixon (2:49) -- Pain in my heart / Willie Dixon (3:18) -- (I'm your) Hoochie coochie man / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, guitar, vocals) (2:45) -- Evil / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, harmonica, vocals) (2:52) -- Mellow down easy / Willie Dixon (Little Walter & his Jukes) (2:40) -- When the lights go out / Willie Dixon (Jimmy Witherspoon, vocals) (2:50) -- Young fashioned ways / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:59) -- Pretty thing / Willie Dixon (Bo Diddley, guitar, vocals) (2:49) -- I'm ready / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (3:02) -- Do me right / Willie Dixon (Lowell Fulson, guitar, vocals) (2:52) -- I just want to make love to you / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, guitar, vocals) (2:50) -- Tollin' bells / Willie Dixon (Lowell Fulson, guitar, vocals) (3:04) -- 29 ways / Willie Dixon (2:08) -- Walkin' the blues / Willie Dixon (3:01) -- Disc 2. Spoonful / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:45) -- You know my love / Willie Dixon (Otis Rush, guitar, vocals) (2:40) -- You can't judge a book by its cover / Willie Dixon (Bo Diddley, guitar, vocals) (3:08) -- Ain't superstitious / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, guitar, vocals) (2:52) -- You need love / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:39) -- Little red rooster / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, guitar, vocals) (2:25) -- Back door man / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:48) -- Dead Presidents / Willie Dixon, B. Emerson (Little Walter, harmonica, vocals) (2:45) -- Hidden charms / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:21) -- You shook me / Willie Dixon, J.B. Lenoir (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:40) -- Bring it on home / Willie Dixon (Sonny Boy Williamson, harmonica, vocals) (2:33) -- 300 pounds of joy / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (3:02) -- Weak brain, narrow mind / Willie Dixon (4:24) -- Wang dang doodle / Willie Dixon (Koko Taylor, vocals) (2:59) -- The same thing / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, Fathers and Sons) (5:54) -- Built for comfort / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:33) -- I can't quit you baby / Willie Dixon (Little Milton, guitar, vocals) (6:38) -- Insane asylum / Willie Dixon (Koko Taylor, vocals) (4:19)
Control code
22583217
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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
plastic with metal
Lccn
2003603623
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
076731650029
Other physical details
digital, mono, stereo
Publisher number
CHD2-16500
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)22583217
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Chess box, Willie Dixon
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Blues and rhythm and blues songs
  • Principally previously released material
  • Compact discs; in container (31 cm.)
  • Program notes by Don Snowden (10 p. : ill.) laid in
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. My babe / Willie Dixon (Little Walter, harmonica, vocals) (2:40) -- Violent love / Willie Dixon (The Big Three Trio) (2:20) -- Third degree / Willie Dixon (Eddie Boyd, piano, vocals) (3:13) -- Seventh son / Willie Dixon (Willie Mabon, piano, vocals) (2:52) -- Crazy for my baby / Willie Dixon (2:49) -- Pain in my heart / Willie Dixon (3:18) -- (I'm your) Hoochie coochie man / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, guitar, vocals) (2:45) -- Evil / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, harmonica, vocals) (2:52) -- Mellow down easy / Willie Dixon (Little Walter & his Jukes) (2:40) -- When the lights go out / Willie Dixon (Jimmy Witherspoon, vocals) (2:50) -- Young fashioned ways / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:59) -- Pretty thing / Willie Dixon (Bo Diddley, guitar, vocals) (2:49) -- I'm ready / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (3:02) -- Do me right / Willie Dixon (Lowell Fulson, guitar, vocals) (2:52) -- I just want to make love to you / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, guitar, vocals) (2:50) -- Tollin' bells / Willie Dixon (Lowell Fulson, guitar, vocals) (3:04) -- 29 ways / Willie Dixon (2:08) -- Walkin' the blues / Willie Dixon (3:01) -- Disc 2. Spoonful / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:45) -- You know my love / Willie Dixon (Otis Rush, guitar, vocals) (2:40) -- You can't judge a book by its cover / Willie Dixon (Bo Diddley, guitar, vocals) (3:08) -- Ain't superstitious / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, guitar, vocals) (2:52) -- You need love / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:39) -- Little red rooster / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, guitar, vocals) (2:25) -- Back door man / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:48) -- Dead Presidents / Willie Dixon, B. Emerson (Little Walter, harmonica, vocals) (2:45) -- Hidden charms / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:21) -- You shook me / Willie Dixon, J.B. Lenoir (Muddy Waters, vocals) (2:40) -- Bring it on home / Willie Dixon (Sonny Boy Williamson, harmonica, vocals) (2:33) -- 300 pounds of joy / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (3:02) -- Weak brain, narrow mind / Willie Dixon (4:24) -- Wang dang doodle / Willie Dixon (Koko Taylor, vocals) (2:59) -- The same thing / Willie Dixon (Muddy Waters, Fathers and Sons) (5:54) -- Built for comfort / Willie Dixon (Howlin' Wolf, vocals) (2:33) -- I can't quit you baby / Willie Dixon (Little Milton, guitar, vocals) (6:38) -- Insane asylum / Willie Dixon (Koko Taylor, vocals) (4:19)
Control code
22583217
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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
plastic with metal
Lccn
2003603623
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
076731650029
Other physical details
digital, mono, stereo
Publisher number
CHD2-16500
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)22583217
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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