Highway 61 Blues 55: Little Boy Blue

Scott Barretta takes a deep look into the music of Robert Lockwood Jr. including his own recordings and some of those he made with Dr. Clayton, Sunnyland Slim, Eddie Boyd, Little Walter, and Sonny Boy Williamson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LITTLE BOY BLUE

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 55

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, November 8, 2008 [18495]

 

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Little Boy Blue

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Black Spider Blues

Dr. Clayton: Jitterbug Swing

Sunnyland Slim: Down Home Child

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Pearlie B.

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Aw-Aw Baby

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Dust My Broom

Robert Lockwood Jr.: I’m Gonna Dig Myself A Hole

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Glory of Man

Eddie Boyd: Just A Fool

Little Walter: I Got To Find My Baby

Little Walter: Last Night

Sonny Boy Williamson: Too Old To Think

Sonny Boy Williamson: Sad To Be Alone

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.