EDDIE BOYD





SINGLES

RCA VICTOR 20-2311 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD WITH J.T. BROWN'S BOOGIE BAND I Had To Let Her Go / Kilroy Won't Be Back1947 US
RCA VICTOR 20-2555 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS BOOGIE BAND You Got To Leave That Gal / Unfair Lovers1947 US
RCA VICTOR 20-2703 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS BOOGIE BAND Rosa Lee Swing / Blue Monday Blues1948 US
RCA VICTOR 20-2920 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS BOOGIE BAND Getting My Divorce / Playmate Shuffle1948 US
RCA VICTOR 20-3058 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS BOOGIE BAND Why Did She Leave Me / Mr. Highway Man1948 US
RCA VICTOR 20-3060 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS BOOGIE BAND Why Did She Leave Me / (reverse by Illinois Jacquet)1948 US
RCA VICTOR 22-0002 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD AND HIS TRIO Baby What's Wrong With You / Eddie's Blues (instr.) 1949 US
RCA VICTOR 22-0022 (78rpm) LITTLE EDDIE BOYD AND HIS TRIO What Makes These Things Happen To Me / Chicago Is Just That Way 1949 US
RCA VICTOR 50-0006 (45rpm, grey label, red vinyl)  LITTLE EDDIE BOYD & HIS TRIO What Makes These Things Happen / Chicago Is Just That Way1949 US
REGAL 3305 (78rpm) EDDIE BOYD Why Don't You Be Wise Baby / I Gotta Find My Baby1949 US
J.O.B. JB 1005 (78rpm) EDDIE BOYD TRIO It's Miserable To Be Alone / I'm Pleading6/1952 US 
J.O.B. 1007 (78/45rpm, black/red vinyl) EDDIE BOYD SINGS AND PLAYS Five Long Years / Blue Coat Man
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #1, Juke Box #1, Best Seller #1)
7/1952 US
CHESS 1523 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD & HIS ORCHESTRA Cool Kind Treatment / Rosa Lee Swing1952 US
J.O.B. 1009 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD It's Miserable To Be Alone / I'm Pleading  (overdubbed versions)3/1953 US
HERALD 406 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD & HIS ORCHESTRA Lonesome For My Baby / I'm Goin' Downtown  (recorded in 1950)1953 US
CHESS 1533 (78/45rpm, black/red vinyl) EDDIE BOYD 24 Hours / The Tickler
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #3, Juke Box #3, Best Seller #10)
2/1953 US
CHESS 1541 (78/45rpm, black/red vinyl) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN Third Degree / Back Beat
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #3, Juke Box #3, Best Seller #7)
6/1953 US
CHESS 1552 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND CHESS MEN That's When I Miss You So / Tortured Soul10/1953 US
CHESS 1561 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD Nothing But Trouble / Picture In The Frame1/1954 US
CHESS 1573 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN Hush Baby, Don't You Cry / Came Home This Morning6/1954 US
CHESS 1576 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN Driftin' / Rattin' And Running Around8/1954 US
CHESS 1582 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN The Story Of Bill / Please Help Me11/1954 US
CHESS 1595 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESSMEN The Nightmare Is Over / Real Good Feeling4/1955 US
CHESS 1606 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD I'm A Prisoner / I've Been Deceived8/1955 US
CHESS 1621 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN Life Gets To Be A Burden / Don't1956 US
CHESS 1634 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD AND HIS CHESS MEN Four Leaf Clover / Just A Fool9/1956 US
CHESS 1660 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD I Got A Woman / Hotel Blues6/1957 US
CHESS 1674 (78/45rpm) EDDIE BOYD I Got The Blues / She's The One10/1957 US
J.O.B. 1114 EDDIE BOYD SINGS AND PLAYS I Love You / Save Her Doctor6/1958 US
ORIOLE 1316/7 (red/blue label) EDDIE BOYD Five Long Years / 24 Hours Of Fear1/1959 US
BEA & BABY 101 EDDIE BOYD I'm Commin' [sic] Home / Thank You Baby9/1959 US
BEA & BABY 107 EDDIE BOYD Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay1959 US
BEA & BABY 108 EDDIE BOYD Come Home! / You've Got To Reap!1959 US
KEY HOLE 107 EDDIE BOYD & THE DAYLIGHTERS Come On Home / Reap What You Sow
(produced by Christine Ketrell [Kittrell?] who probably is one of the background vocalists) 
1959 US
KEY HOLE 114 EDDIE BOYD All The Way / Where You Belong1959 US
MBS RECORDING STUDIOS - (test pressing)  EDDIE BOYD No Place Like Home / The Stroller1960 US
LA SALLE 503 EDDIE BOYD Vacation From The Blues / I Cry1961 US
MOJO 2167 EDDIE BOYD Vacation From The Blues / It's Too Bad1961 US
ART-TONE 832 EDDIE BOYD (with Bobby Geddins Jr.'s Band) Coming Home / Operator6/1962 US
PUSH 1050 EDDIE BOYD WITH BOBBY GEDDINS JR.'S BAND Ten-To-One / Come On1962 US
PALOS 1206 EDDIE BOYD Empty Arms / Early Grave1964 US
BLUE HORIZON 45-BH.1009 EDDIE BOYD It's So Miserable To Be Alone / Empty Arms1967 UK
BLUE HORIZON 57-3137 EDDIE BOYD WITH PETER GREEN'S FLEETOWOD MAC The Big Boat / Sent For You Yesterday5/1968 UK
BLUE HORIZON 57-3137 EDDIE BOYD The Big Boat / Sent For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today5/1968 UK
CBS/BLUE HORIZON 57-3137 (p/s)  EDDIE BOYD The Big Boat / Send For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today6/1968 FRA 
CBS/BLUE HORIZON 3137 (p/s) EDDIE BOYD The Big Boat / Sent For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today6/1968 HOL
HECO S 45 008 (p/s) EDDIE BOYD Let's Tie The Knote [sic] / Nothing1969 GER
FLAME FL-1001 EDDIE BOYD Lonesome For My Baby (I Gotta Find My Baby) / (reverse by Wynonie Harris: Whiskey & Jelly Roll Blues) (reissue)201? EU




EP'S

ESQUIRE EP 247 (p/s) EDDIE BOYD BLUES COMBO: BOYDS BLUES
Nothing But Trouble / Her Picture In The Frame / Five Long Years / Stroller (instr.)
(recorded in Chicago, Il. on October 15, 1960)
1962 UK 
CHESS CRE 6009 (p/s)  EDDIE BOYD/BUDDY GUY: WITH THE BLUES
Third Degree / Twenty-Four Hours / (reverse by Buddy Guy: First Time I Met The Blues / Ten Years Ago)
1966 UK
APOLLO EP 444 (bootleg) V/A: BILLY AUSTIN/MABEL SCOTT/CLARENCE GATEMOUTH BROWN/EDDIE BOYD
Cool Kind Treatment
19??
MOONSHINE 001 (bootleg)  V/A: BLUES NORTH & SOUTH
You Got To Reap
19??




ALBUMS

FONTANA JAZZ LIFE 883.905 JCY/FJL 905/SFJL 905 EDDIE BOYD: FIVE LONG YEARS  (LP)
Five Long Years / Hello Stranger / Where You Belong / I'm Coming Home / My Idea / The Big Question / Come On Home / Blue Monday Blues / Eddie's Blues (Eddie South Blues) / All The Way / Twenty-Four Hours / Rock The Rock / + cd bonus tracks: Five Long Years (take 2) / The Big Question (take 2) / Rosalie (vocal by Jimmy Lee Robinson) / Hound Dog (vocal by Big Mama Thornton)
(tracks 1-12 at Wessex Sound Studios, London on October 21, 1965, cd-bonus tracks recorded in Hamburg on October 7, 1965 with Buddy Guy:gtr/bs on 'Rosalie', Jimmy Lee Robinson:bs/gtr on 'Rosalie' & Fred Below:dms)
-- lp reissues: L&R Music LP 42.005, 1980 GER/L+R 12L0275, 1981 GER/cd reissues: Bellaphon CDLR 72009, 1994 GER/Evidence ECD 26051, 1994 US --
1965 UK/HOL
DECCA LK/SKL 4872 EDDIE BOYD AND HIS BLUES BAND FEATURING PETER GREEN, JOHN MAYALL, JOHN MCVIE, AYNSLEY DUNBAR & TONY MCPHEE  (LP)
Too Bad, Pt.1 / Dust My Broom / Unfair Lovers / Key To The Highway / Vacation From The Blues / Steakhouse Rock / Letter Missin' Blues / Ain't Doin' Too Bad / Blue Coat Man / The Train Is Coming / Save Her Doctor / Rack 'Em Back / Too Bad, Pt.2 / The Big Bell / Pinetop's Boogie Woogie / Night Time Is The Right Time
(recorded in London in March 14-21, 1967 with John Mayall:hca, Peter Green:gtr, John McVie:bs, Aunsley Dunbar:dms, Tony McPhee:gtr on 'Dust My Broom' & 'Save Her Doctor' + overdubbed Albert Hall:tp, Rex Morris:t.sax, Bob Efford:t.sax, Harry Klein:bs on 'Too Bad, Pt.1')
-- reissues: "I'll Dust My Broom", London PS 554, 1969 US/Crosscut LP CCR 1002, 1982 GER/Deram CD 844 012-2, 1994 UK/GottDisc GOTTCD 008, 2004 UK --
1967 UK
PHILIPS XPL 655.033/XPY 855.033  CUBY + BLIZZARDS & EDDY BOYD: PRAISE THE BLUES  (LP)
Nothin' But Trouble / No Place Like Home / Understanding / Twenty Four Hours / The Hammond Sings The Blues / The Big Boat / Mr. Highwayman / I'm In Your Corner / Swinging Boogie / Early Grave / Little Red Rooster
(recorded in Hilversum, Holland in March 9, 1967 with the Blizzards: Eelco Gelling:gtr, Willy Middel:bs & Hans Waterman:dms)
-- lp reissues: Philips 6440 308, 1977 HOL/cd reissues: "Praise The Blues", Mercury 846 526-2, 1990 HOL/"Cuby + Blizzards: 3 Originals - Desolation/Groeten Uit Grollo/Trippin' Thru' A Midnight Blues/Praise The Blues", Mercury 2-CD 558122-2, 1998 HOL/"Praise The Blues", Phonogram 373 732-8, 2013 HOL --
1967 HOL
EPIC BN 26409 EDDIE BOYD WITH PETER GREEN'S FLEETWOOD MAC: 7936 SOUTH RHODES  (LP)
You Got To Reap / Just The Blues / She's Real / Back Slack / Be Careful / Ten To One / The Blues Is Here To Stay / You Are My Love / Third Degree / Thank You Baby / She's Gone / I'll Never Stop (I Can't Stop Loving You)
(recorded in London in January 25, 1968 with Peter Green:gtr, John McVie:bs & Mick Fleetwood:dms)
-- UK edition: Blue Horizon 7-63202, 1968/cd reissues: BGO BGOCD 195, 1993 UK/Columbia COL 478291 2, 199? FRA [with 2 bonus tracks: The Big Boat / Sent For You Yesterday And Have You Come Today]/180 gram lp reissues: Epic BN 264009, 2004 US/Pure Pleasure 7-63202, 2009 UK/Music On Vinyl MOVLP1177, 2014 HOL --
1968 US
LOVE RECORDS LRLP 25 EDDIE BOYD: PRAISE TO HELSINKI  (LP)
Got To Know / Let It Be Me / Denmark / I Cried / Nothing / Praise To Helsinki / When The Cuckoo... / The Guff / Ding Dong (cd bonus) / Eddie's Instrumental (cd bonus)
(recorded in Helsinki, Finland in March 1970 with Willy Donnie:bs & Eddie Hunton:dms)
-- reissues: "Bluesman In Europe" Vogue LDM.30213, 1976 FRA/Love-Siboney LRCD 25, 1996 FIN --
1970 FIN 
VOGUE LDM.30213 EDDIE BOYD: BLUESMAN IN EUROPE  (LP)
Got To Know / Let It Be Me / Denmark / I Cried / Nothing / Praise To Helsinki / When The Cuckoo... / The Guff
(reissue of Love LRLP 25)
-- Japanese edition: Vogue YX-8043, 1976 --
1973 FRA 
GNP CRESCENDO GNP 10020 EDDIE BOYD: LEGACY OF THE BLUES, VOL.10  (LP)
Lovesick Soul / I'm A Fool / Kindness For Weakness / Tell The Truth / The Cannonball / Black, Brown And White / It's A Mellow Day / Do Yourself A Favor / Dedication To My Baby / Zip Code
(recorded at Europa Studios, Stockholm, Sweden in 1973/74 with Christer Ecklund:ten.sax, Peps Persson:hca/gtr, Rolf Alm:bs & Ed Thigpen:dms + Per "Slim" Notini:vcl)
-- UK edition: Sonet SNTF 670, 1974/lp reissues: Sonet-PGP RTB 2222604, 1985 YUG/cd reissues: Sonet SNTCD 670, 1988 UK/"The Sonet Blues Story", Universal-EmArcy-Sonet 06024 9869256 1, 2005 EU --
1974 US
STORYVILLE SLP 268 EDDIE BOYD: LIVE  (LP)
I'm Sitting Here Waiting / Third Degree / The Hotel Blues / I Got A Woman / Cool Kind Treatment / Five Long Years / She's The One / It's Miserable To Be Alone / Save Her Doctor / Rattin' And Running Around / A Reel Good Feeling / Her Picture In The Frame
(recorded live in Lausanne, Switzerland, on April 11, 1967)
-- reissues: Storyville SLP 4054, 1986 GER/"Live In Switzerland", Storyville STCD 8022, 1995 GER --
1976 UK/GER
BLUEBEAT S-77331 EDDIE BOYD: FOR SINCERE LISTENING  (LP)
Where You Belong / Blue Coat Man / My Idea / Mr. Highway Man / Pinetop's Boogie Woogie / I'm Coming Home / Kansas City / Talking To The Operator* / Praise To My Baby* / My Lady* / The Loser* / Tunnel Of Love*
(recorded solo at Love Studio, Helsinki, Finland [*] in the mid 1970's, and live in Thayngen, Switzerland on March 22, 1969)
1977 GER
BLUE ANGEL BA 1 EDDIE BOYD WITH ULLI'S BLUES BAND: HAND IN HAND  (LP)
Number Nine / The Big Boat / Hello Stranger / I Got To Know / Thank You Brother / (+ 5 additional tracks by Ulli's Blues Band)
(recorded in Cologne, Germany in March 1976 with Ulli's Blues Band: Ulli Köhsel:hca/gtr/vcl, Martin Pfitzenmeier:bs, Dietmar Dietrich:dms & Jean Malbrance:perc)
1978 GER
LOBO LOBO-002 EDDIE BOYD: MY LADY  (LP)
Talking To The Operator / Praise To My Baby / My Lady / The Loser / Double Clutching / Nothing / I Cried / The Tunnel Of Love / The Charm / My Mood
(recorded in Zurich, Switzerland in February 1978 with George J. Steinmann:gtr, Michel Poffet:bs & David Elias:dms)
1979 FIN
MAGIC ANGEL BA 2 EDDIE BOYD: SOULFUL  (LP)
Talkin' To The Operator / Heed My Warning / Tunnel Of Love / The Loser / I Cried / Double Clutching / Letter Missing Blues / Praise To My Baby / My Lady / The Cannonball
(recorded in Hennef, Germany in November 1979 with Ulli's Blues Band: Ulli Köhsel:gtr, Heiner Buitkamp:gtr, Rolf Schumacher:t.sax, Till Schierer:cn, Martin Pfitzenmeier:bs, Dietmar Dietrich:dms & Jean Malbranche:perc)
1980 GER
PARIS ALBUM PLB 2.28509 EDDIE BOYD: A SAD DAY  (LP)
My Mood / Let It Be Me / It's Too Bad / On The Sunny Side Of The Street / Love Sick Mind / The Charm / My Lady / A Sad Day / In The Dark
(recorded solo in Paris, France in March 28, 1980)
-- cd reissues: Les Génies Du Blues BLU-CD 3045, 1992 SWI/EPM Musique-Blues Collection BC 157812, 1996 FRA --
1980 FRA
STOCKHOLM RJ-204 EDDIE BOYD: LOVER'S PLAYGROUND  (LP)
My Idea / I Will Step Aside / Back Slack / Brotherhood / Number Nine / My Lady / Sweet Leila / Steak-House Rock / Nothing / Lover's Playground
(recorded in Helsinki, Finland in April 1983 with Pedro Hietanen:acc, Pekka Pohjola:bs & Tomi Parkkonen:dms)
1984 SWE
# EDDIE BOYD: IN MY FATHER'S HOUSE (FEATURING CHARLES KNOX)  (CS)
In My Father's House / Dark Was The Night / I Testify / Thank You (sung by Charles Knox) / Brotherhood / Royal Telephone / Love And Joy / The Only Choice (sung by Charles Knox)
(self-produced c-cassette, feat. Eddie Boyd:vcl/pno + female background vocalists)
1993 FIN




COLLECTIONS

FINNISH BLUES SOCIETY FBS-101 BROTHERHOOD  (LP)
It's Too Bad (-61) / Hello Stranger (-74) / Talkin' To The Operator (-74) / Praise To My Baby (-74) / Brotherhood (-74) / Vacation From The Blues (-61) / I'm Coming Home (-59) / Where You Belong (-74) / Thank You Baby (-59) / 24 Hours Of Fear (-58) / You've Got To Reap What You Sow (-59 vocal group version) / Come On Home (-59 vocal group version) / Five Long Years (-52)
1975 FIN
JEFFERSON BL-601 VACATION FROM THE BLUES  (LP)
Vacation From The Blues (-61) / I'm Coming Home (-59) / Where You Belong (-74) / Thank You Baby (-59) / 24 Hours Of Fear (-58) / You've Got To Reap What You Sow (-59 vocal group version) / Come On Home (-59 vocal group version) / Five Long Years (-52) / It's Too Bad (-61) / Hello Stranger (-74) / Talkin' To The Operator (-74) / Praise To My Baby (-74) / Brotherhood (-74)
1976 SWE
CROWN PRINCE IG-400 EDDIE BOYD & HIS CHESS MEN: RATTIN' AND RUNNING AROUND  (LP)
Rosa Lee Swing / Blue Monday Blues / You Got To Love That Gal / What Makes These Things Happen To Me / Eddie's Blues (Eddie South Blues) / Chicago Is Just That Way / Baby What's Wrong With You / Ratting And Running Around / Four Leaf Clover / The Tickler / Picture In The Frame / The Nightmare Is Over / Drifting / Please Help Me / Don't / Life Gets To Be A Burden
1981 SWE
TELDEC/CHESS 6.24810 AG BLUES ROOTS, VOL.20 - ...NO MORE OF THIS THIRD DEGREE  (LP)
Just A Fool / Blues For Baby (1952)* / Third Degree / Hush Baby, Don't You Cry / Cool Kind Treatment / I Got The Blues (1951)* / Driftin' / Come On Home (1959)* / Picture In The Frame (1951)* / Got Lonesome Here (1951)* / Got Me Seein' Double (1954)* / Rattin' And Running Around / I'm A Prisoner / Treat Her Right (1959)*
(*= previously unissued)
1982 GER
P-VINE PLP-6019 THE BEST OF EDDIE BOYD  (LP)
Got Lonesome Here / 24 Hours / Best I Could / The Tickler (prev. unissued alt.take) / Blues For Baby / Third Degree / Four Leaf lover / Rattin' And Runnin Around / Just A Fool / Picture In The Frame / Nothing But Trouble / I Got The Blues / Driftin' / Got Me Seein' Double / Please Help Me / Life Gets To Be A Burden
1984 JPN
CHARLY BM 42 THIRD DEGREE - CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS, VOL.42  (LP)
Picture In The Frame / I Got The Blues / Got Lonesome Here / Blues For My Baby / Cool Kind Treatment / 24 Hours / Hard Time Gettin' Started / Best I Could / The Tickler (alt. take) / Third Degree / Rattin' And Runnin' Round / Just A Fool / Hush Baby, Don't You Cry / Nothing But Trouble / I Got The Blues / Driftin' / Got Me Seein' Double / I'm A Prisoner / Treat Her Right / Come On Home
1993 UK
EMI/ORBIS PUBLISHING LTD BLU NC 058 THIRD DEGREE - THE BLUES COLLECTION  (CD)
Picture In The Frame / I Got The Blues / Got Lonesome Here / Blues For My Baby / Cool Kind Treatment / 24 Hours / Hard Time Getting Started / Best I Could / The Tickler / Third Degree / Rattin' And Runnin' Around / Just A Fool / Hush Baby Don't You Cry / Nothing But Trouble / I Got The Blues / Driftin' / Got Me Seein' Double / I'm A Prisoner / Treat Her Right / Come On Home
(issued along with the magazine)
1993 UK
STORYVILLE 8022 THE BLUES OF EDDIE BOYD - "LIVE" IN SWITZERLAND 1968  (CD)
I'm Coming Home* / Early In The Morning* / I Ain't Doing Too Bad At All* / Mr. Highway Man* / Little Red Rooster* / I'm Sitting Here Waiting / Third Degree / The Hotel Blues / I Got A Woman / Cool Kind Treatment / Five Long Years / She's The One / It's Miserable To Be Alone / Save Her Doctor / Rattin' And Running Around / A Reel Good Feeling / Her Picture In The Frame
(recorded live in Lausanne, Switzerland, on April 11, 1967) (reissue of Storyville SLP 268 with prev. unissued bonus tracks*)
1995 GER 
EPM MUSIQUE/BLUES COLLECTION 160002 THE COMPLETE RECORDINGS, VOL.1 : 1947-1950  (CD)
I Had To Let Her Go / Kilroy Won't Back / You Got To Leave That Gal / Rosa Lee Swing / Unfair Lovers / Blue Monday Blues / Why Did She Leave Me / Playmate Shuffle / Mr. Highway Man / Getting My Divorce / What Makes These Things Happen To Me / Baby What's Wrong With You / Chicago Is Just That Way / Eddie's Blues / I Can Trust My Baby (prev. unissued 4/1949 Chicago recording) / Down Beat Rhythm (prev. unissued 4/1949 Chicago recording) / Something Good Will Come To Me (prev. unissued 4/1949 Chicago recording) / Why Don't You Be Wise Baby / I Gotta Find My Baby / Lonesome For My Baby / I'm Goin' Downtown
2001 FRA
EPM MUSIQUE/BLUES COLLECTION 160562 FIVE LONG YEARS - THE COMPLETE RECORDINGS, VOL.2 : 1951-1953  (CD)
Five Long Years / Blue Coat Man / Hard Headed Woman / Blue Coat Man / Picture In The Frame / I Got The Blues / Got Lonesome Here / Began To Sing The Blues / It's Miserable To Be Alone / I'm Pleading / 24 Hours / Hard Time Getting Started / Best I Could / The Tickler / Blues For Baby / Cool Kind Treatment / Back Beat / Rosalee Swing / That's When I Miss You So / Third Degree / Four Leaf Clover / Back Beat (alt.) / The Tickler (alt.)
2004 FRA
BLUE NORTH BNCD 003 "MELLO HELLO!" - EDDIE BOYD IN FINLAND FEATURING ALBERT JÄRVINEN & JUKKA TOLONEN  (CD)
My Idea / The Big Beat / Curtain Out / Interview / Praise To Helsinki / Five Long Years / 24 Hours / I Got To Know / I Cried / Number Nine / Sweet Leila / Double Clutching / Talking To The Operator / I Don't Need No Fireplace / Blow Wind Blow / The Right Time
(tracks 1-3 recorded on April 9, 1970 at YLE Studio, Helsinki, Finland with Pentti Tiensuu:ac.bs & Eddie Hunton:dms, tracks 4-9 recorded on February 8, 1972 at YLE Studio, Helsinki, Finland with Pekka 'Albert' Järvinen:gtr, Tapio Seger:el.bs, Ronnie Österberg:dms, tracks 10-16 recorded live on August 20, 1984 at Club Ostrobotnia, Helsinki, Finland with Jukka Tolonen:gtr, Albert Järvinen:gtr on 'The Right Time', Pentti Lahti:sax, Pekka Sarmanto:ac.bs & Tomi Parkkonen:dms) (all tracks previously unissued)
2005 FIN
UNIVERSAL/EMARCY 06024 9869256 1 THE SONET BLUES STORY, VOL.9  (CD)
Lovesick Soul / I'm A Fool / Kindness For Weakness / Tell The Truth / The Cannonball / Black Brown And White / It's A Mellow Day / Do Yourself A Favor / Dedication To My Baby / Zip Code / Do Yourself A Favor (alt. take) / Dedication To My Baby (alt. take)
(extended cd reissue of GNP Crescendo LP 10020)
2005 US
SONY/BMG/COLUMBIA 8287676982 THE COMPLETE BLUE HORIZON SESSIONS  (CD)
It's So Miserable To Be Alone / Empty Arms / You Got To Reap / Just The Blues / She's Real / Back Slack / Be Careful / Ten To One / The Blues Is Here To Stay / You Are My Love / Third Degree / Thank You Baby / She's Gone / I'll Never Stop (I Can't Stop Loving You) / The Big Boat / Send For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today / The Stroller * / No Place Like Home *
(*= prev. unissued 1960 recordings from MBS Recording Studios, Chicago, Il.)
2006 UK
UNIVERSAL MUSIC 373 733-0 CUBY + BLIZZARDS & EDDY BOYD: PRAISE THE BLUES/LIVE  (2-CD)
Nothin' But Trouble / No Place Like Home / Understanding / Twenty Four Hours Of Fear / The Hammond Sings The Blues / The Big Boat / Mr. Highway Man / I'm In Your Corner / Swinging Boogie / Early Grave / Little Red Rooster + (cd 2 including tracks recorded live in 1968 without Eddie Boyd: Sugar Mama / Sweet Little Angel / No Way Out / Don't Love You Twice / Five Long Years / Dust My Blues)
2013 HOL
JASMINE JASMCD 3039 THE BLUES IS HERE TO STAY - 1947-1959  (2-CD)
I Had To Let Her Go / Kilroy Won't Be Back / You Got To Leave That Gal / Unfair Lovers / Rosa Lee Swing / Blue Monday Blues / Playmate Shuffle / Getting My Divorce / Why Did She Leave Me / Mr. Highway Man / Baby What's Wrong With You / Eddie's Blues / What Makes These Things Happen To Me / Chicago Is Just That Way / I Can Trust My Baby / Down Beat Rhythm / Something Good Will Come To Me / Why Don't You Be Wise Baby / I Gotta Find My Baby / I'm Goin' Downtown / Five Long Years / Blue Coat Man / Got Lonesome Here / I Got The Blues / I Began To Sing The Blues / Blues For My Baby / Hard Time Getting Started / Cool Kind Treatment / Rosa Lee Swing / 24 Hours / Best I Could / Third Degree / Picture In The Frame / Nothing But Trouble / Hush Baby Don't You Cry / Ratting And Running Around / Driftin' / Got Me Seein' Double / I'm A Prisoner / What's The Matter Baby / Life Gets To Be A Burden / Just A Fool / Treat Her Right / Come On Home / I'm Comin' Home / Thank You Baby / Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay / Come Home / You Got To Reap What You Sow / All The Way / Where You Belong
2013 UK
MOJO 2167 VACATION FROM THE BLUES - 1957-1964 RECORDINGS  (CD)
Save Her Doctor / I Love You / Five Long Years / 24 Hours Of Fear / I'm Comin' Home / Thank You Baby / Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay / Come Home! / You Got To Reap! / All The Way / Where You Belong / It's Too Bad / Vacation From The Blues / Vacation From The Blues / I Cry / Operator / Coming Home / Come On / Ten-To-One / Early Grave / Empty Arms / Nothing But Trouble / Her Picture In The Frame / Five Long Years / Stroller
2015
SOUL JAM BMD 600858 BLUE MONDAY BLUES - 1950-1960 SIDES  (CD)
Bluecoat Man / The Blues Is Here To Stay / Nothing But Trouble / Five Long Years / Hush Baby Don't You Cry / Thank You Baby / I'm Going Downtown / You Got To Reap What You Sow / 24 Hours / Rosa Lee Swing / Driftin' / Third Degree / I'm Comin' Home / Hard Time Getting Started / Got Me Seein' Double / Blue Monday Blues / Ratting And Running Around / Why Don't You Be Wise, Baby / I'm A Prisoner / Cool Kind Treatment / What's The Matter, Baby / Picture In The Frame / Come Home / Treat Her Right / Life Gets To Be A Burden / All The Way / Just A Fool / Where You Belong
2015 UK




COMPILATIONS

CHESS LP-1446 V/A: WALKING BY MYSELF (AND OTHER BLUES HITS OF THE PAST)  (LP)
24 Hours / Third Degree
-- UK edition: Pye International NPL 28041, 1964 --
1959 US
ARGO LP-4042 V/A: THE BLUES, VOLUME 4  (LP)
Third Degree
-- stereo edition: Cadet LP-4042 ("Electronically altered for Stereo"), 1964/UK edition: Chess CRL 4003, 1964/reissues: Chess-MCA [LP] 8449, 1988 US/Chess-MCA [CD/LP] CH/CHD-9290, 1990 US --
1964 US
ARGO LP-4051 V/A: THE BLUES, VOLUME 5  (LP)
24 Hours
-- stereo edition: Cadet LP-4051 ("Electronically altered for Stereo"), 1965/reissues: Chess-MCA [CD/LP] CH/CHD-9320, 1990 US --
1965 US
FONTANA 885 422TY/681.529TL  V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL '65 - STUDIO SESSION  (LP)
Five Long Years / The Big Question
(recorded in Hamburg, Germany on October 7, 1965)
-- UK edition: Fontana TL 5286, 1965/reissues: "American Folk Blues Festival 65-66", Philips-Phonogram SFL-7386, 1969/L+R 42.025/LR CD-2025, 1983 GER/Evidence ECD 26200 --
1965 GER
BLUES CLASSICS BC-8 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES - THE EARLY 1950'S  (LP)
Five Long Years (1958 Oriole version)
1965 US
DECCA LK 4748 V/A: BLUES SOUTHSIDE CHICAGO  (LP)
Where You Belong / Losing Hand
(recorded in Chicago in August 1965 with Buddy Guy:gtr, Jack Meyers:bs & Clifton James:dms)
-- reissues: Flyright LP 521, 1976 UK/Decca "Rock Echoes" TAB 63, 1983 UK --
1966 UK
NEGRO ART M-12-SB-360 V/A: STORY OF THE BLUES - BLUES PIANORAMA -2  (LP)
It's Miserable To Be Alone / I'm Pleading / Blue Coat Man
1968? FRA 
BLUE HORIZON 7-63215/S 7-63215 FLEETWOOD MAC: THE PIOUS BIRD OF GOOD OMEN  (LP)
The Big Boat / Just The Blues
-- US edition: Blue Horizon 7-63215, 1969/Dutch editions: CBS-Blue Horizon 7-63215, 1969/"The Best Of Fleetwood Mac", CBS S 7-63215, 1969/Greek edition: CBS-Blue Horizon S 7-63215, 1969//lp reissues: "The Pious Bird Of Good Omen - The Best Of Fleetwood Mac", Embassy EMB 31378, 1976 HOL/CBS-Sony 15AP 632, 1977 JPN/"The Best Of Fleetwood Mac", CBS S 7-63215, 1978 HOL/"The Best Of Fleetwood Mac", CBS 32050, 197? HOL/"The Best Of Fleetwood Mac", CBS 32050, 197? GRE/CBS 32050, 19?? UK/CBS-Blue Horizon S-63215/7-63215, 19?? UK/CBS SBP 233744/CBS S7 63215, 19?? AUS/Simply Vinyl SVLP 0040, 19?? UK/Speakers Corner-Blue Horizon 7-63215 [180gr], 2007 GER/Music On Vinyl MOVLP537, 2012 EU/ cd reissues: Epic ESCA 5422, 1991 JPN/Columbia-Rewind 480524 2, 1998 EU/Columbia-Blue Horizon 5164452, 2004 EU/Blue Horizon MHCP 868, 2005 JPN --
1969 UK
PYTHON PLP-KM 10 V/A: SOUTHSIDE CHICAGO  (LP)
Look On Yonder Wall
1969 UK
DECCA PA-R 14/SPA-R 14 V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER  (LP)
Blue Coat Man
-- Dutch edition: Decca 846 038 XBY, 1969/German edition: Decca S 16 610-P, 1969/Australian edition: Decca SPA 14, 1969 --
1969 UK
DECCA 375 016 XNU V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER  (2-LP)
Blue Coat Man
1969 HOL
BLUE HORIZON SPR 31 V/A: SUPER-DUPER BLUES  (LP)
The Blues Is Here To Stay
-- German 2-lp edition: "The Blues", Blue Horizon-CBS SPR 31 (679 876)/SPR 34 (679 877), 1969 --
1969 UK/HOL/FRA
CHESS 109 597/599 V/A: ELECTRIC BLUES  (3-LP)
Third Degree
1969 GER
DECCA PA 63/SPA 63 V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER, VOL.2  (LP)
Too Bad - Pt.1
1970 UK
DECCA ND 544 V/A: BLUES  (LP)
Too Bad - Pt.1
(reissue of 1970 Decca LP "The World Of Blues Power, Vol.2")
197? GER
DECCA XNU 375 013 V/A: RAW BLUES NOW!  (2-LP)
Vacation From The Blues / Pinetop's Boogie Woogie / Too Bad Part 1-2 / Letter Missin' Blues
197? HOL
LONDON 6698 V/A: EL MUNDO DEL PODER BLUE  (LP)
19?? ARG
CHESS 2CH-60012 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES ANTHOLOGY  (2-LP)
Third Degree
-- reissues: Chess CH-2-9213, 1984 US/Chess-MCA CH2-92520, 1986 US --
1972 US
DECCA SPA 263 V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER, VOL.3  (LP)
Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
1972 UK
VOGUE 400037 V/A: 25 GÉANTS... DU BLUES  (2-LP)
I Cried
1975 FRA
GNP CRESCENDO GNPS-X10010 V/A: THE LEGACY OF THE BLUES SAMPLER  (LP)
The Cannonball
-- UK edition: Sonet SNTX 1, 1976/Polish edition: Poljazz PSJ-146, 1976/lp reissue: Sonet SNTX-1, 1988 UK/cd reissue: Sonet SNTXCD1, 1988 UK --
1976 US
FLYRIGHT LP 4713 V/A: BLUES FROM THE WINDY CITY - CHICAGO IN TRANSITION 1946-1952  (LP)
I Had To Let Her Go
1976 UK
TEICHIKU GUPS-653-N V/A: EDDIE BOYD & MEMPHIS SLIM - THE LEGACY OF THE BLUES  (LP)
Lovesick Soul / Dedication To My Baby / It's A Mellow Day / The Cannonball / Kindness For Weakness / Zip Code
1976 JPN
TEICHIKU GH-83-N V/A: GOLDENTIME OF BLUES SPIRITS  (LP)
Tell The Truth / Do Yourself A Favor
1976 JPN
TEICHIKU SUX-37-N V/A: BOOGIE WOOGIE & BLUES BEST ALBUM  (LP)
I'm A Fool / Zip Code
1977 JPN
RCA PM 42039 V/A: THE BLUES  (3-LP)
Eddie's Blues
1977 FRA
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 0020 V/A: MEAT AND GRAVY FROM CADILLAC BABY, VOL.2 - HITS THAT MISSED  (LP)
Blue Monday Blues / I'm Comin' Home / The Blues Is Here To Stay
1978 UK
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 0021 V/A: MEAT AND GRAVY FROM CADILLAC BABY, VOL.3 - TRYING TO MAKE A LIVING  (LP)
All The Way / Come Home / You Got To Reap / Where You Belong / Thank You Baby
1978 UK
BELLAPHON BBS 2549 V/A: BLUES SELECTION, VOL. III  (2-LP)
Let It Be Me / Nothing
1978 GER
JUKE JOINT 1501 V/A: BLUES IS KILLING ME  (LP)
Hard Headed Woman
1978 UK
REDITA RLP 108 V/A: CHICAGO ROCK WITH JUMP JACKSON AND FRIENDS  (LP)
Vacation From The Blues / I Cry
1979 HOL
TAKOMA TAK 7071 V/A: CHICAGO BREAKDOWN - THE TAKOMA BLUES SERIES (PREVIOUSLY UNISSUED BLUES RECORDINGS FROM THE COLLECTION OF NORMAN DAYRON)  (LP/CD)
Five Long Years
-- UK edition: Sonet SNTF 863, 1981 --
1980 US
L+R 30 888 2 V/A: BLUE MONDAY BLUES  (LP)
Blue Monday Blues
1980 GER
L+R LR 42.006 V/A: L+R RECORDS - THE FIRST BLUES SAMPLER  (LP)
Blue Monday Blues
1980 GER
AA DISC AA 007 V/A: AA BLUES CLUB  (LP)
It's Too Bad / On The Sunny Side Of The Street
(solo performances recorded live at CAC Chilly-Mazarin, Paris, France on March 31, 1979)
1981 ITA
CHESS 6.28537 V/A: BLACK & WHITE BLUES - THE LITTLE RED ROOSTER  (2-LP)
Third Degree
1981 GER
P-VINE PLP-9022/5 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES : A QUARTER CENTURY  (4-LP)
Five Long Years / Hard Headed Woman
1981 JPN
P-VINE PLP-9040 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES IN THE GROOVE - BLACK MUSIC IN THE 50'S, VOL.8  (LP)
Blue Coat Man
1982 JPN
DECCA TAB 54 V/A: THE GREAT RHYTHM AND BLUES BARRELHOUSE AND BOOGIE BONANZA 1962-1968  (LP)
Ain't Doin' Too Bad / Blue Coat Man
1982 UK
FLYRIGHT FLY 585 V/A: WORLD OF TROUBLE - EARLY 50'S CHICAGO BLUES  (LP)
Hard Headed Woman / Pulling Strings
1982 UK
CHESS CXMD 4010 V/A: CHESS MASTERS  (2-LP)
Third Degree
1983 UK
CHESS CXMD 4013 V/A: CHESS MASTERS... CHICAGO BLUES  (2-LP)
Twenty Four Hours
1983 UK
KERBEROS KEL 652 PEDRO'S HEAVY GENTLEMEN: PEDRO'S CHRISTMAS  (LP)
Pedro's Heavy Gentlemen with Eddie Boyd: Love And Joy
-- cd reissue: Fazer Finnlevy CD 600502, 1992 FIN --
1983 FIN
CBS 66 382 V/A: GIANTS OF ROCK  (3-LP)
Fleetwood Mac with Eddie Boyd: Just The Blues / The Big Boat
1984 EU
FLYRIGHT FLY LP 594 OTIS RUSH & BUDDY GUY: THE FINAL TAKES AND OTHERS  (LP)
Five Long Years
1984 UK
KRAZY KAT KK 7420 J.T. BROWN AND HIS BOOGIE BOYS: ROCKIN' WITH J.T.  (LP)
Kilroy Won't Be Back
1984 UK
JUKE JOINT LP 1501 V/A: BLUES IS KILLING ME  (LP)
Hard Headed Woman
19?? FRA
ARC MUSIC GC PRO #3 (promo) V/A: LET IT ROCK  (4-LP)
Third Degree
19??
DECCA TAB 88 (820 347-1) V/A: BLUES - THE BRITISH CONNECTION  (LP)
The Train Is Coming
1986 UK
ARCADE 01 0250 22 [LP]/01 1250 61 [CD] V/A: BLUES ALBUM, VOLUME 1  (2-LP/CD)
The Train Is Coming
1987 HOL
EPM MUSIQUE FDD 25503 V/A: WELCOME TO THE BLUES  (2-LP)
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
1987 FRA
CHESS/MCA CHD-31315 V/A: THE BEST OF CHESS BLUES, VOLUME ONE  (CD)
24 Hours
1987 US
TAKOMA CDP 72822/FANTASY-TAKOMA TAKCD-8907-2 V/A: TAKOMA BLUES  (LP/CD)
Five Long Years
1987/1998 US
CHESS/MCA CH3-16500/CHD2-16500 V/A: THE CHESS BOX  (3-LP/2-CD)
Third Degree
-- reissue: Chess/MCA [2-CD] MCD 16500, 1997 US --
1988 US
GNP CRESCENDO GNPS-X-10010/GNPD-X-10010 V/A: THE BLUES, VOL.4  (LP/CD)
The Cannonball / It's A Mellow Day
1989 US
FLYRIGHT FLYCD 31 V/A: CHICAGO PIANO - 1951-1958 FROM COBRA & JOB  (CD)
Five Long Years / Hard Headed Woman / It's Miserable To Be Alone
-- reissue: Paula PCD-15, 1993 US --
1990 UK
ZAFIRO 30112651 V/A: THE CHESS STORY - FROM BLUES TO DOO WOP  (LP)
Third Degree
1990 SPA
ROOTS RTS 113002 [2-LP]/RTS 33002 [CD] V/A: THE BLUES, VOLUME 1  (2-LP/CD)
24 Hours
1990 EU
ROOTS RTS 113036 [2-LP]/RTS 33036 V/A: BLUES, VOLUME 2  (2-LP/CD)
Third Degree
1991 EU
EPM MUSIC/MUSIDISC FDC 5503 V/A: WELCOME TO THE BLUES, VOL.1  (CD)
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
1991 FRA
DELMARK DD-654 MAGIC SAM: GIVE ME TIME  (LP)
Come Into My Arms
(1/1968 home recording from Chicago feat. Magic Sam:gtr/vcl and Eddie Boyd:vcl)
1991 US
CHESS/MCA CH/CHD-9330 V/A: THE BLUES, VOLUME 6  (LP/CD)
Got Lonesome Here
1991 US
RHINO R2-71122 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.2 - POSTWAR CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Five Long Years
1992 US
CHARLY/CHESS CD RED 37 V/A: A TRIBUTE TO WILLIE DIXON 1915-1992  (CD)
Third Degree
1992 UK
CHESS/MCA CHD4-9340 V/A: CHESS BLUES  (4-CD)
Hard Time Gettin' Started / Come On Home
1992 US
VANGUARD VCD2-77005 V/A: BLUES WITH A FEELING  (CD)
Five Long Years
1993 US
CHARLY BLUES 103 V/A: THE VERY BEST OF CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS  (3-CD)
Rattin' And Running Around
1994 UK
MCA SPECIAL PRODUCTS 20750 V/A: BEST OF THE BLUES #3  (CD)
Third Degree
1995 US
EVIDENCE ECD 26100 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL : 1962-1965  (5-CD)
Five Long Years / The Big Question
(recorded in Hamburg, Germany on October 7, 1965)
1995 US
WOLF 120.102 V/A: BEST OF PIANO BLUES  (CD)
Come Home
1995 AUT
EVIDENCE ECD 26058 V/A: EVIDENCE BLUES SAMPLER - FOUR  (CD)
Five Long Years
1995 US
CHARLY CD 3 V/A: MODERN BLUES ANTHOLOGY : AIN'T TIMES HARD  (4-CD)
Five Long Years
1995 UK
TIME-LIFE R859-02 V/A: LIVING THE BLUES : BLUES MASTERS  (CD)
Five Long Years
1995? US
MCA 11441 V/A: BLUES CLASSICS  (3-CD)
24 Hours
1996 US
SMITHSONIAN COLLECTION 110/SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS 0003/0004 V/A: MEAN OLD WORLD - THE BLUES FROM 1940 TO 1994  (CD)
Five Long Years
1996 US
CHARLY CD 224 V/A: TEACHIN' THE BLUES - CLAPTON INFLUENCES  (CD)
Five Long Years
1996 UK
EVIDENCE ECD 26087 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL '62-'65 - HIGHLIGHTS  (CD)
Five Long Years
(recorded in Hamburg, Germany on October 7, 1965)
1997 US
VANGUARD VCD 73134 V/A: BLUES WITH A FEELING, PART 2  (CD)
Five Long Years
1997 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9369 V/A: CHESS BLUES CLASSICS : 1947 TO 1956  (CD)
24 Hours
1997 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9385 V/A: CHESS BLUES PIANO GREATS - CHESS 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION  (2-CD)
24 Hours / Got Lonesome Here / I Got The Blues / I Began To Sing The Blues / Rosa Lee Swing / Blues For Baby / Hard Time Gettin' Started / Third Degree / Just A Fool / Rattin' And Running Around / Hush Baby, Don't You Cry / Instrumental / Picture In The Frame / Nothing But Trouble / Got Me Seein' Double / What's The Matter Baby? / Life Gets To Be A Burden / Hotel Blues / Come On Home / Five Long Years
1997 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9389 V/A: CHESS BLUES-ROCK SONGBOOK - THE CLASSIC ORIGINALS  (CD)
24 Hours
1997 US
A&M 161313 V/A: ESSENTIAL BLUES PIANO  (CD)
Got Lonesome Here
1997 US
A&M 161280 V/A: HOUSE OF BLUES - ESSENTIAL CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Five Long Years
1997 US
COLUMBIA 488992 2 V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY 1965-1970, VOL.1  (3-CD)
It's So Miserable To Be Alone / Empty Arms / The Big Boat
1997 UK
CHARLY CDGR 143-2 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES - THE GOLDEN ERA  (2-CD)
Five Long Years
1997 UK
COLUMBIA COL 487530 2 V/A: LE MONDE DU BLUES  (CD)
She's Real
1997 FRA
STORYVILLE 8044 V/A: BARRELHOUSE BLUES & BOOGIE WOOGIE, VOL.2  (CD)
Hurry Down, Sun Down / Boyd's Boogie Woogie
1998 UK
WOLF 120.293 V/A: BEA & BABY RECORDS PRESENTS - THE BEST OF CHICAGO BLUES, VOL.1  (CD)
Thank You Baby / Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay / I'm Coming Home / All The Way / Where You Belong
1998 AUT
WOLF 120.294 V/A: BEA & BABY RECORDS PRESENTS - THE BEST OF CHICAGO BLUES, VOL.2  (CD)
You Got To Reap / Come Home
1998 AUT
WOLF 120.295 V/A: BEA & BABY RECORDS PRESENTS - THE BEST OF CHICAGO BLUES, VOL.3  (CD)
Come On Home / Reap What You Sow
1998 AUT
WOLF 120.297 V/A: LA SALLE CHICAGO BLUES, VOL.2  (CD)
I Cry / Vacation From The Blues
1998 AUT
CULTURE PRESS 1005 V/A: MEAT AND GRAVY - THE BEST OF CADILLAC  (CD)
I'm Coming Home / Thank You Baby / Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay / Come Home / You Got To Reap / All The Way / Where You Belong
1998 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9393 V/A: CHESS BLUES GUITAR - TWO DECADES OF KILLER FRETWORK 1949-1969  (2-CD)
Just A Fool
-- EU edition: Chess/Universal Music International Ltd MCD 329 393-2 --
1998 US
COLUMBIA 485316 FLEETWOOD MAC: FLEETWOOD MAC/MR. WONDERFUL/THE PIOUS BIRD OF GOOD OMEN  (2-CD)
The Big Boat / Just The Blues
1998 US/AUS
STORYVILLE 8045 V/A: BARRELHOUSE BLUES & BOOGIE WOOGIE, VOL.3  (CD)
Blue Coat Man / Cow Cow Blues / Hello Mr. Highway Man
1999 UK
SIRE 73003 FLEETWOOD MAC: THE COMPLETE BLUE HORIZON SESSIONS : 1967-1969  (6-CD)
The Big Boat / Just The Blues
1999 UK
JEFFERSON SBACD 12653/4 V/A: I BLUESKVARTER, VOL.1 - CHICAGO 1964  (2-CD)
Five Long Years / Early Grave / The Big Question / Look Over Yonder Wall / Interview
(recorded on May 16, 1964 with Mick Fleetwood:gtr)
1999 SWE
CHARLY CP 8355 V/A: ROCK THE HOUSE - THE BIRTH OF ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.4  (2-CD)
Rosa Lee Swing
1999 UK
DELMARK DE-717 V/A: LONG MAN BLUES  (CD)
Blue Coat Man (take 1)
2000 US
INDIGO IGCD 2114 V/A: GONNA TAKE MY RAP - POST WAR CHICAGO BLUES, 1945-49  (CD)
I Had To Let Her Go
200? UK
INDIGO IGCD 2120 V/A: INDIGO BLUES COLLECTION, VOL.5  (CD)
I Had To Let Her Go
2000 UK
WESTSIDE WESD 233 V/A: ROUGH TREATMENT - THE J.O.B. RECORDS STORY  (CD)
Five Long Years / Blue Coat Man
2001 UK
SONY MUSIC MEDIA 500542 2 V/A: THE ALL TIME GREATEST BLUES SONGS  (2-CD)
Eddie Boyd with Peter Green: She's Real
2001 HOL
VANGUARD 208 V/A: ROOTS OF THE BLUES  (3-CD) 
Eddie Boyd & Willie Dixon: Five Long Years
2002 US
EPM MUSIQUE/BLUES COLLECTION 160232 V/A: 1945-1951 CHICAGO BLUES ELECTRIC GUITAR  (CD)
I Can Trust My Baby
2002 FRA
CASTLE MCDDD 610 V/A: MEAT & GRAVY FROM BEA & BABY  (2-CD)
Blue Monday Blues / The Blues Is Here To Stay / Come Home / Thank You Baby / All The Way / You Got To Reap / I'm Comin' Home / Where You Belong
2002 UK
PAST PERFECT 220240-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (15-CD)
Kilroy Won't Be Back
2002 GER
RCA VICTOR GROUP/BMG/BLUEBIRD 09026-64006-2 V/A: WHEN THE SUN GOES DOWN : THE SECRET HISTORY OF ROCK & ROLL  (4-CD)
Chicago Is Just That Way
2002 US
RCA/BLUEBIRD 63989 V/A: WHEN THE SUN GOES DOWN, VOL.4 : THAT'S ALL RIGHT - THE SECRET HISTORY OF ROCK & ROLL  (CD)
Chicago Is Just That Way
2002 US
L+R/BELLAPHON CDLR 726222 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1965/1966/1967/1969  (4-CD)
Five Long Years / The Big Question
2002 EU
HABANA 111801-111820 V/A: LES TRIOMPHES DU BLUES  (20-CD)
Blue Monday Blues
2002 FRA
HIP-O B0001030-02 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1962-1966  (CD)
Five Long Years
(recorded in Hamburg, Germany on October 7, 1965)
2003 US
MCA 000036502 V/A: BLUES-ROCK SONGBOOK : MILLENIUM COLLECTION - 20TH CENTURY MASTERS  (CD)
Third Degree
2003 US
INDIGO RECORDINGS IGOTCD 2551 V/A: ROLL 'EM PETE  (3-CD)
Blue Monday Blues
2004 UK
HABANA 112501-112520 V/A: LES TRIOMPHES DU RHYTHM'N'BLUES  (20-CD)
Five Long Years
2004 FRA
EL TORO R&B 107 V/A: I LOVE TO HEAR MY BABY CALL MY NAME  (CD)
Eddie's Blues
2005 SPA
WAGRAM MUSIC 3100272 V/A: LES PLUS GRANDS ARTISTES DE BLUES  (4-CD)
Five Long Years
2005 FRA
MEMBRAN MUSIC LTD./DOCUMENTS 223007-321 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES - ORIGINAL MASTERS  (10-CD)
Kilroy Won't Be Back
2005 GER
SONY 4889924 V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY, 1965-1970, VOL.1  (3-CD)
It's So Miserable To Be Alone / Empty Arms / Big Boat
2006 UK
JSP JSPCD 7762 V/A: ROCKIN' THIS HOUSE - CHICAGO BLUES PIANO 1946-1953  (4-CD)
I Had To Let Her Go / Kilroy Won't Be Back / You Got To Leave That Gal / Rosa Lee Swing / Unfair Lovers / Blue Monday Blues / Why Did She Leave Me / Playmate Shuffle / Mr Highway Man / Getting My Divorce / What Makes These Things Happen To Me / Baby What's Wrong with You / Chicago Is Just That Way / Eddie's Blues / I Can Trust My Baby / Down Beat Rhythm / Something Good Will Come To Me / Why Don't You Be Wise Baby / I Gotta Find My Baby / Lonesome For My Baby / I'm Goin' Downtown / Hard Headed Woman / It's Miserable To Be Alone / Five Long Years / Blue Coat Man
2006 UK
BONNIER AMIGO 334 80803 V/A: AGED AND MELLOW - PUISTOBLUES 30 (IN THE MOOD SINCE 1978)  (CD)
Eddie's Instrumental  (3/1970 recording)
2007 FIN
SAGA 530 129-9 V/A: RHYTHM AND BLUES - NO. 1 CHART HITS 1949-1955  (CD)
Five Long Years
2007 EU
ACROBAT ADDCD 3058 V/A: HERALD EMBER BLUES - LIVING THE WILD LIFE  (2-CD)
Lonesome For My Baby / I'm Going Downtown
2008 UK
SALVO/UNION SQUARE MUSIC SALVOBX404 PETER GREEN: THE ANTHOLOGY  (4-CD)
Train Is Coming
2008 EU
SPECTRUM MUSIC 531 167-8 V/A: CHESS CHARTBUSTERS, VOL.3  (CD)
24 Hours
2008 EU
NOT NOW MUSIC NOT2CD271 V/A: ESSENTIAL BLUES ANTHOLOGY  (2-CD)
24 Hours
2008 UK
UNIVERSAL ISLAND 9841607 V/A: CHESS MOVES - FUTURE BLUES (CLASSIC TRACKS RETROFITTED BY KEITH LEBLANC, FEATURING SKIP MCDONALD & DOUG WIMBUSH)  (CD)
Third Degree
2008 EU
BLUE HORIZON 88697445032 V/A: GROUND-BREAKING BLUES  (CD)
You Got To Reap
2009 UK
CHARLY CBMCD028 V/A: CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS, VOLUME 28 - CHICAGO BLUES (BLUES ORIGINALS FROM THE WINDY CITY)  (CD)
24 Hours
2009 EU
CHARLY CBMCD030 V/A: CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS, VOLUME 30 - TEACHIN' THE BLUES (BLUES ORIGINALS WHICH INSPIRED ERIC CLAPTON)  (CD)
Five Long Years
2009 EU
NOT NOW MUSIC NOT3CD030 V/A: DEFINITIVE BLUES ANTHLOGY  (3-CD)
24 Hours
2009 UK
RETROWORLD FLOATM6031 WILLIE DIXON/MUDDY WATERS: PYTHON - SNAKEBITE III  (CD)
Third Degree
2009 UK
DOXY MUSIC DOY643LP WILLIE DIXON: WALKIN' THE BLUES  (LP)
Third Degree
-- lp reissue: Dol DOL1453, 2014 EU --
2010 EU
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP INTERNATIONAL 531 770-2 V/A: A COMPLETE INTRODUCTION TO CHESS  (4-CD)
Third Degree
2010 EU
SIMPLY/UNION SQUARE MUSIC SIMPLYCD249 V/A: SIMPLY BLUES  (2-CD)
Five Long Years
2010 UK
NOT NOW MUSIC NOT2LP143/NOT2CD352 V/A: ESSENTIAL CHICAGO BLUES  (2-LP/2-CD)
Five Long Years / Third Degree (on cd edition only)
2010 UK
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP INTERNATIONAL 532 362-4 V/A: THE BLUES ACCORDING TO HARRY MUSKEE  (6-CD)
The Train Is Coming (Of Five Long Years)
2010 HOL
RHYTHM & BLUES RANDB011 V/A: THE HISTORY OF RHYTHM AND BLUES 1952-1957  (4-CD)
Five Long Years
2010 UK
NOT NOW MUSIC NOT3CD088 V/A: DEFINITIVE CHICAGO BLUES  (3-CD)
Third Degree / Five Long Years
2012 UK
MOJO MAGAZINE MAY 2012 V/A: MOJO PRESENTS THE WORLD OF THE SMALL FACES AND BEYOND  (CD)
Five Long Years
(given free along with Mojo Magazine May 2012)
2012 UK
METRO TINS METRTN050 V/A: NOTHING BUT THE BLUES - THE ESSENTIAL BLUES COLLECTION  (3-CD)
Five Long Years
2012 UK
VEE-TONE VTRCD2017 V/A: R&B HUMDINGERS, VOLUME 11  (CD)
Real Good Feeling
2012 UK
MOJO MAGAZINE MAY 2013 V/A: MOJO PRESENTS BLUES BREAKERS!  (CD)
Five Long Years
(given free along with Mojo Magazine May 2013)
2013 UK
MCPS LTD. 201BOX001 V/A: 201 BLUES HITS  (10-CD)
Third Degree / 24 Hours
2013 EU
MOJO MAGAZINE MAY 2013 V/A: THE ROOTS OF FLEETWOOD MAC (MOJO PRESENTS 15 CLASSIC TRACKS THAT INSPIRED THE MAC)  (CD)
Five Long Years
(given free along with Mojo Magazine July 2015)
2015 UK


Eddie Boyd also accompanied a few other blues artists on their recordings, including:

- Sonny Boy (John Lee) Williamson in Chicago on July 2, 1945:
"G.M. & O. Blues", RCA Victor 20-2369, "Sonny Boy's Jump" / "Elevator Woman", Bluebird 34-0744, "We Got To Win", RCA Int. LP 5059

- Big Maceo Merriweather in Chicago on February 27, 1947:
"I Lost My Little Woman", RCA Victor 20-2353, "It's All Over Now", RCA Victor 20-2505, "Broke And Hungry Blues", RCA Victor 20-2687, "If You Ever Change Your Ways", RCA Victor 20-2910

- Jazz Gillum in Chicago on April 24, 1947:
"You Got To Run Me Down", RCA Victor 20-2405, "The Blues What Am", RCA Victor 20-2580, "Gonna Take My Rap" / "Chauffer Blues", RCA Victor 20-2783

- Herman (Harmon) Ray in Chicago, 1947:
"Xmas Blues", Document DOCD-32-20-9, 'Blues, Blues Christmas 1925-1955 (2005)'

- Sonny Boy (John Lee) Williamson in Chicago on September 19, 1947:
"Wonderful Time", RCA Victor 22-0001, "Sugar Gal" / "Willow Tree Blues", RCA Victor 20-2623, "Alcohol Blues", RCA Victor 20-2893

- L.C. McKinley in Chicago on January 11, 1954:
"Tortured Blues", P-Vine Special PLP-9040, 'Chicago Blues In The Groove, Vol.8' / "Be My Companion (Companion Blues)", States S-135 / "Weeping Willow Blues", States S-135

- Willie Cobbs in Chicago 1958 (or in 1963?):
"We'll All Be There" / "Slow Down Baby", Ruler 5000

- Willie Cobbs in Memphis in 1961:
"You Don't Love (Me)" / "You're So Hard To Please", Mojo 2168, Home Of The Blues 230, Vee-Jay 411

- Big Mama Thornton in Hamburg, Germany on October 7, 1965:
"Hound Dog", Fontana LP 885 422TY/Fontana LP 681.529TL, 'American Folk Blues Festival '65 - Studio Session'

- Big Mama Thornton in London, UK on October 20, 1965:
"The Place" / "Hound Dog" / "Swing It On Home" / "Unlucky Girl" / "Sweet Little Angel" / "Down Home Shakedown" / "Little Red Rooster" / "Your Love Is Where It Ought To Be" / "Session Blues" / "My Heavy Load", Arhoolie LP 1028, 'Big Mama Thornton In Europe'

In addition, Eddie Boyd possibly appeared on 1957 Chicago recordings by country'n'western-rockabilly artist Hank Mizell (with Jim Bobo:gtr and Bill Collins:dms): "Jungle Rock", "When I'm In Your Arms" (originally issued on 7" EKO 506, 1958, reissued on 7" KING 5236, 1959), and "I'm Ready" (originally issued on 7" OLYMPIC 016, 1984).



                                                      

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Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987) | Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Blue North BNCD 003 (album sleeve notes) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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