• Professor LONGHAIR - Mardi Gras in New Orleans - Complete Recordings 1949-1962

This superb 2CD set is the most comprehensive collection of New Orleans' greatest and most influential R&B pianist, Professor Longhair.

Includes both sides of all his major 78s and 45s he released between 1949 and 1962

Professor Longhair's music is played in his hometown so often and so reverently you'd swear he was still around. Moreover just recently, Hugh Laurie has given him huge endorsements upon the release of his latest critically acclaimed album.

So ladies and gentlemen, it is time for you to sit up and listen to the founding Father of New Orleans R&B.

Track Listing

Disc 1

Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers
1. BALD HEAD
2. HEY NOW BABY
3. BYRD'S BLUES
4. HER MIND IS GONE
5. OH WELL
Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers
6. HADACOL BOUNCE
7. LONGHAIR STOMP
8. BEEN FOOLIN' AROUND
9. BETWEEN THE NIGHT AND DAY (In the Wee Wee Hours)
Professor Longhair & His Shuffling Hungarians
10. PROFESSOR LONGHAIR'S BOOGIE
11. MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS
12. SHE AIN'T GOT NO HAIR
13. BYE BYE BABY
Roy 'Baldhead' Byrd
14. HEY NOW BABY
15. MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS
16. SHE WALKS RIGHT IN
Professor Longhair & his Blues Scholars
17. WALK YOUR BLUES AWAY
18. PROFESSOR LONGHAIR BLUES
Roland Byrd
19. HEY LITTLE GIRL
20. WILLIE MAE
21. BOOGIE WOOGIE
22. LONGHAIR'S BLUES - RHUMBA
23. MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS
24. SHE WALKS RIGHT IN

Disc 2

Roy 'Baldhead' Byrd
1. K. C. BLUES
2. CURLY HAIRED BABY
3. ROCKIN' WITH FESS
4. GONE SO LONG
Robert Boyd
5. EAST ST LOUIS BABY
6. BOYD'S BOUNCE
Professor Longhair & His Blues Scholars
7. IN THE NIGHT
8. TIPITINA
9. BALL THE WALL
10. WHO'S BEEN FOOLING YOU
11. TIPITINA (Alternate take)
Professor Longhair
12. NO BUTS NO MAYBES
13. CRY PRETTY BABY
14. LOOK WHAT YOUR DOIN' TO ME
15. MISERY
16. LOOKA NO HAIR
17. BABY LET ME HOLD YOUR HAND
Professor Longhair
18. CUTTIN' OUT
19. IF I ONLY KNEW
20. GO TO THE MARDI GRAS
21. EVERYDAY EVERYNIGHT
Professor Longhair
22. WHOLE LOTTA TWISTIN'
23. I BELIEVE I'M GONNA LEAVE
24. EVERYBODY'S BLOWIN' PT 1
25. EVERYBODY'S BLOWIN' PT 2

Other Details
Price Code B
Format 2CD
Release Date 09/08/2013
UPC Bar Code No 604988303629

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Professor LONGHAIR - Mardi Gras in New Orleans - Complete Recordings 1949-1962

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