Released in January of 1966, The Real Folk Blues was the first long-player since The Best of Muddy Waters, eight years earlier, to assemble any of Muddy's various singles, from "Gypsy Woman" in 1947 through "The Same Thing" in 1964, in one place. More Real Folk Blues, which followed a year later, was the last raid on Muddy's single catalog until the '70s, and it tied up several loose ends - there's nothing half as familiar as "Rollin' and Tumblin'" or "Mannish Boy" from the companion volume, but there are a dozen tracks from Muddy's early prime at the.
The Real Folk Blues is a 1966 compilation album of Muddy Waters recordings, released on the Chess record label in January 1966. The album was the first release of The Real Folk Blues series and has since been re-released on multiple formats. The album features some of Waters' first recordings. The cover art photography and design on The Real Folk Blues was done by Don S. Bronstein and the sleeve notes for the original album were done by Willie Dixon.
McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician, generally considered the "father of modern Chicago blues". He was a major inspiration for the British blues explosion in the 1960s, and was ranked No. 17 in Rolling Stone magazine's list o. ore . Year: 1999. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "The Real Folk Blues/More Real Folk Blues Album. Missing lyrics by Muddy Waters? Know any other songs by Muddy Waters?
Tracklist: The Real Folk Blues: 01 - Mannish Boy 02 - Screamin' And Cryin' 03 - Just To Be With You 04 - Walking Through the Park 05 - Walkin' Blues 06 - Canary Bird 07 - The Same Thing 08 - Gypsy. Incidentally, just to make matters confusing, Waters did record a folk-oriented album in the mid-'60s, but it's not one of the two records included here - it's his entirely separate Folk Singer album, from 1964.
Complete your Muddy Waters collection. The Real Folk Blues, More Real Folk Blues (CD, Comp).
14. You're Gonna Need My Help I Said. 15. Sittin' Here and Drinkin' (Whiskey Blues). 16. Down South Blues. 17. Train Fare Home Blues. 18. Kind Hearted Woman. 19. Appealing Blues (Hello Little Girl). 20. Early Morning Blues. 21. Too Young to Know.
Tracklist: 1. Sad Letter, 2. Gonna Need My Help, 3. Whiskey Blues, 4. Down South Blues, 5. Train Fare Blues, 6. Kind-Hearted Woman, 7. Appealing Blues, 8. Early Morning Blues, 9. Too Young To Know, 10. She’s All Right, 11. My Life Is Ruined, 12. Honey Be. More albums from Muddy Waters: Live At Newport by Muddy Waters. Muddy & The Wolf by Muddy Waters. Live, Fillmore Auditorium – San Francisco 11/04-06/1966 by Muddy Waters. Blues Hit Big Town by Muddy Waters. Down On Stovall’s Plantation by Muddy Waters. Folk Singer by Muddy Waters. Goin’ Home (Live In Paris 1970) by Muddy Waters. Electric Mud by Muddy Waters.