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The complete recordings / [all songs by] Robert Johnson.

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  • Physical Description: 2 audio discs (approximately 103 min.) : digital, monophonic ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet (47 pages : illustrations, portraits).
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Columbia, [1990]

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General Note: Compact discs.
Issued in 2 containers in box.
Pamphlet contains biography, notes on the music by Eric Clapton and Keith Richards, complete texts of the songs, and notes on each song, discography and session list.
Contains all 41 blues from his only recording sessions, including all alternate takes. Many were never issued, or not known to have been issued, before.
Participant or Performer Note: Robert Johnson, vocals, accompanying himself on guitar.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded in San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 21-30, 1936, and in Dallas, Texas, June 17-22, 1937.
Subject: Blues (Music) > Texas.

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