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Artist: Johnson, Bunk
Title: Rare And Unissued Masters Volume One 1943-1945
Format: CD
Catalog Number:139
Barcode:762447013929 itemnumber=1000117666
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 2/17/2015
Availability: In Stock
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This long awaited CD presents over a dozen previously unissued masters of surprisingly high quality from the premier artist on the American Music label, Bunk Johnson. Digital technology made it possible to remove the reasons – often not musical – that they were not issued at the time, seventy years ago. The venues for the recording sessions varied between the legendary 1944 sound of the San Jacinto Hall to the homes of Bertha Gonsoulin in San Francisco and George Lewis in New Orleans. The 16 page booklet includes rare images, a history of the San Jacinto Club and a detailed discography.

Track Listing
Ballin' The Jack

Carless Love


Good Morning Blues

Royal Garden Blues

(I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My) Sister Kate

Ole Miss

Oh! Didn't He Ramble

Just A Closer Walk With Thee

St. Louis Blues

Basin Street Blues

Maple Leaf Rag

Bunk's Blues In F

Slow Drag's Boogie Woogie

Don't Fence Me In

Milenberg Joys

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