Blind Blake

The Rough Guide to Blind Blake

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Blind Blake mastered the art of playing ragtime piano blues on the guitar, and his fingerpicking style is still much emulated, if seldom equaled, in the 21st century. This two-disc set collects his essential sides, all recorded between 1926 and 1932 for Paramount Records.

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 3:04
2 2:57
3
feat: Luke Jordan
3:17
4 3:10
5 2:53
6 2:44
7
feat: Banjo Joe
2:52
8 2:58
9 3:09
10 3:22
11 3:03
12
feat: Will Ezell
2:46
13 2:54
14
feat: Bayless Rose
3:09
15 3:00
16 2:58
17
feat: Bessie Smith
2:59
18 3:14
19
feat: Bo Carter
2:59
20 3:04
21 2:54
22 2:42
23 2:47
24 2:50
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