V.A. - Blues Masters Vol 11 (3CD, 2012)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 61 | Scans | 3:00:36 | ~ 773 Mb & 432 Mb
Label: EMI | 5% recovery record | Original recordings | Blues
For the first time a blues-woman decorates the booklet's cover of a 3CD volume, in the "Blues Masters" series. Meet Bessie Smith, or better "The Empress of the Blues" as she was nicknamed. A whole CD is dedicated to her music, with rare, original recordings from the first decades of 20th century. Volume 11 includes also, the famous harmonica virtuosi Sonny Boy "Williamsons" I & II, country blues great guitarist Furry Lewis and finally the delta blues master, Robert Junior Lockwood with the amazing 70 year career. Enjoy one more authentic blues music gem.