MAGIC SLIM





SINGLES

JA-WES 0105-A/B (white label) MAGIC-SLIM, BAND - TÉR-DROPS Love My Baby / Scuffling
(feat. Morris Holt:gtr/vcl, Paul Brown:ten.sax, Robert Perkins:bs & Willie Jones or Skin Man Whitehead:dms)
1966 US 
JA-WES CO. 0105A/B MAGIC-SLIM Love My Baby / Scuffling 1966 US 
JA-WES 3001-A/3000-B (uncredited) (a) / TÉR-DROPS (b) (feat. Magic Slim on guitar) I Got A Feeling (vocal) / I Got A Feeling (instrumental)1966 US
DARAN 0104 CHUCK RIVES (feat. Magic Slim on guitar)  Tonight I Learn / Say I Love You1966 US
JA-WES 0116 MAGIC SLIM (a) / LITTLE HITE (b) She Is Mine / Soul Blues (instr.)
(feat. Morris Holt:vcl/gtr, Richard "Little" Hite:hca, Nick Holt:bs & Joe Mason:dms)
1969? US
JA-WES 3007 LITTLE HITE & SOUL ROCKERS (feat. Magic Slim on guitar)  Fine / A While Ago1969? US
MEAN MISTREATER MM 1125 MAGIC SLIM AND THE TEARDROPS Wonder Why / Teardrop1975 US




EP'S

ROOSTER BLUES EP R 707 (p/s) MAGIC SLIM AND THE TEARDROPS - THREE THUNDERIN' TRACKS
Teardrop (instr.) / Wonder Why / If You Need Me
(remixed versions of the Mean Mistreater 45; rec. in 1975 at Ter-Mar Studios, Chicago with Alabama Junior Pettis:bs/vcl on "If You Need Me", Nick Holt:bs, Steve Cushing:dms)
1981 UK




ALBUMS

MCM 900.298 MAGIC SLIM: VOL.1 - BORN ON A BAD SIGN  (LP)
Going Down Slow / Born On A Bad Sign / Born In Missouri / Slim's Bump / Buddy Buddy Friend / Born Down The Bridge / Rock Me Baby
(recorded live at Ma Bea's, Chicago on November 9, 1976, feat. Morris 'Magic Slim' Holt:vcl/gtr, Coleman 'Alabama Junior' Pettis Jr.:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Douglas Holt:dms)
-- reissue: Storyville STCD 8033, 1994 DEN --
1977 FRA
BLACK & BLUE 33.525 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: HIGHWAY IS MY HOME  (LP)
Highway Is My Home / Living In My Neighborhood / I Love You Baby / Country Girl / Man Or Mouse / Help Me / I'm Mad * / Tell Me Baby / The Sky Is Crying / + cd bonus track: Something More
(recorded in Paris, France on November 19, 1978, feat. Magic Slim:vcl [except *]/gtr, Coleman Pettis Jr.:gtr/vcl*, Nick Holt:bs, Fred Below:dms)
-- lp reissue: Black & Blue 134.88.0540, 1992 BRA/cd reissue (with bonus track): Evidence ECD 26012-2, 1992 US --
1978 FRA
MCM 900.304 MAGIC SLIM: VOL.2 - LET ME LOVE YOU  (LP)
That's All Right / Josephine's / As The Tears Go Passing By / Everything Gonna Be Alright / Let Me Love You / The Things I Used To Do / That Ain't Right / Honest I Do / + cd bonus tracks: Nineteen Years Old / Mary Lou / Please Love Me
(recorded live at Ma Bea's, Chicago on November 9, 1976, feat. Morris 'Magic Slim' Holt:vcl/gtr, Coleman Pettis Jr.:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Douglas Holt:dms)
-- reissue: Storyville CD 8040, 1997 --
1978 FRA
CANDY APPLE CA 0401 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: LIVE 'N BLUE  (LP)
Paying The Cost To Be The Boss / Don't Tell Me About Your Troubles / Heart Fixing Business * / Slim's Break Song / Going To New York / Cold Women With Warm Hearts / I'm Doing Fine / Teardrop
(recorded live at the Zoo Bar in Lincoln, NE on March 26-31, 1979, feat. Magic Slim:vcl [except *]/gtr, Coleman Pettis Jr.:gtr/vcl*, Nick Holt:bs, Joel Poston:dms)
1980 US
ISABEL 900.505 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: IN THE HEART OF THE BLUES  (LP)
In The Heart Of The Blues / Mustang Sally / Worried Life Blues / Don't Tell Me About Your Trouble / I'm A Man / Walking Whole Night Long / If It's Too Late
(recorded at Condorcet Studio, Toulouse, France on March 25, 1980, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Coleman Pettis Jr.:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Nathan Applewhite:dms)
1980 FRA
ISABEL 900.511 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: DOING FINE  (LP)
Grave Road / You Can't Loose What You Ain't Got / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Ain't Doing Too Bad / Walking Back Street / A Woman Treats A Good Man So Bad / Cold Woman / She Left Me
(recorded at Condorcet Studio, Toulouse, France on March 25, 1980, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Coleman Pettis Jr.:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Nathan Applewhite:dms)
1980 FRA
ROOSTER BLUES R 2618 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: GRAND SLAM - ESSENTIAL BOOGIE  (LP)
Early Every Morning / She Belongs To Me / Just To Be With You / Walking The Dog / Slammin' / Rough Dried Woman / Fannie Mae / Give Me Back My Wig / Scuffling / Make My Dreams Come True / 1823 South Michigan Avenue / + cd bonus tracks: Wonder Why / If You Need Me / Teardrop
(recorded at Odyssey Sound Studio, Chicago on June 4, 1982, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Pete Allen:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Nate Applewhite:dms; cd bonus tracks 12-14 recorded in 1975 feat. Morris Holt:vcl/gtr, Alabama Junior:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Steve Cushing:dms)
-- reissue: Rooster Blues CD R 2618, 2000 US --
1982 US
BLUE DOG RECORDS BDR 001 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: T.V. DINNER BLUES  (LP)
14th Stret Shuffle / T.V. Dinner Blues / See What You're Doin' To Me / Have You Ever Seen A One-Eyed Woman Cry? / How Long / Teardrop Boogie / So Mean To Me / Zoo's Blues
(recorded live in 1982 at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, NE, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Nate Applewhite:dms)
1983 US
ALLIGATOR AL 4728 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: RAW MAGIC  (LP)
You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had / Gravel Road / Ain't Doing Too Bad / Why Does A Woman Treat A Good Man So Bad / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Mustang Sally / In The Heart Of The Blues
(compiled exclusively from selections from two 1980 Isabel LP's)
-- reissue: Alligator ALCD 4728, 1994 US --
1983 US
BLUE DOG RECORDS BDR 002 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: BLUES FROM THE ZOO BAR  (LP)
Drink Muddy Water / Goin' To New York / Talk To Your Daughter / interview with Slim / Teardrop / How Blue Can You Get? / Tin Pan Alley / The Blues Are Alright
(recorded live in 1982 at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Nate Applewhite:dms)
1984 US
BLUES R&B BRB 3701 MAGIC SLIM: LIVE AT B.L.U.E.S.  (LP)
Luv Somebody / Poor Man But A Good Man / Gamblers Blues / Jimmie / Help Yourself / Mother Fyer / That Will Never Do / Keep A Drivin'
(recorded at B.L.U.E.S., Chicago, IL, 1986, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Nate Applewhite:dms)
1987 US
WOLF 120.856 MAGIC SLIM & NICK HOLT & THE TEARDROPS: CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.10  (LP/CD)
Bad Boy / You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had / Before You Accuse Me / Driftin' Blues / Everybody In Town / How Much More Long / How Lucky Can A Man Be / That Will Never Do
(recorded live in Chicago on February 6, 1989, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr/vcl on "That Will Never Do", Nick Holt:bs/vcl on "Driftin' Blues", "Everybody In Town", "How Lucky Can A Man Be" and "That Will Never Do", Michael Scott:dms)
1989/1997 AUT
BLIND PIG BP-3690/CDBP-73690 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: GRAVEL ROAD  (LP/CD)
Cold Women With Warm Hearts / Gravel Road / Hard To Handle / Bad Luck Is Fallin' / Pretty Girls Everywhere / Further On Up The Road / Mustang Sally / Prisoner Of Love / Before You Accuse Me / Please Don't Waste My Time / Slim's Hideaway
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Steve Freund:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Mike Scott:dms)
1990 US
WOLF 120.849 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.3  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Bad Avenue / Gambler / So Easy To Love You / I Got Money / Ain't That Nice / I'm Good / Bad Luck / Think / She Moves Me / The Moon Is Full
1993 AUT
WOLF 120.870 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: THE BLUES OF THE MAGIC MAN - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.24  (CD)
Spider In My Stew / Rough Dried Woman / Sometimes I Wonder / Oh Wee Baby / Wonder What's The Matter / Stranded On The Highway / Evil / Why Does A Woman Treat A Good Man So Bad / Don't Tell Me 'Bout Your Troubles / I'nt Doing Too Bad / I Got To Leave
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Jerry Porter:dms)
1994 AUT
STORYVILLE STCD 8033 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: MAGIC SLIM, VOL.1 - BORN ON A BAD SIGN  (CD)
Going Down Slow / Born On A Bad Sign (Born Under A Bad Sign) / Born In Missouri (Cummins Prison Farm) / Slim's Bump / Buddy Buddy Friend / Born Down The Bridge (Don't Burn Down The Bridge) / Rock Me Baby / Tell Me Baby / You Upset Me Baby / Jumpin' At Ma Bea's / I Don't Got Over (I Done Got Over) / Tramp
(extended cd reissue of MCM 900.298)
1994 DEN
WOLF 120.882 MAGIC SLIM: ALONE & UNPLUGGED - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.36  (CD)
Mixed Up About You / Bring Me My Shotgun / Boogie Chillun / A Thousand Miles From Nowhere / Iky & Mikey / Don't Look Now I've Got The Blues / Tough Enough / I'm A Poor Man But A Good Man / Sadie / Bring Your Fine-Self Home / Bye Bye Pretty Baby / You Laugh And Grin / A Little Instrumental / Nothin' For Nothin' / interview with Slim
1995 AUT
BLIND PIG BPCD 5036 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: SCUFFLING  (CD)
Think / Hole In The Wall / Scufflin' / Down In Virginia / I'm Not The Same Person / Just Before You Go / I'm Gonna Send You Back To Georgia / Room 109 / I Need Lovin' / I'm Gonna Get You Babe / Lookin' For A Lover / Can't Get No Grindin'
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Jack Dawson:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Earl Howell:dms)
1996 US
WOLF 120.301 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: DON'T TELL ME ABOUT YOUR TROUBLES - THE ZOO BAR COLLECTION, VOL.1  (CD)
Mannish Boy / Close To You Baby / Best Thing That Happened To Me / Green Onions / Have Mercy Darlin' / Don't Tell Me About Your Troubles / Mojo / 5 Long Years / Slim's Break Song / Grass Is Greener / Tramp / Ode To Billy Joe
(recorded live at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Alabama Junior:gtr, Nate Applewhite:dms + "Lee Baby" Holt:dms on "Ode To Billy Joe")
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.302 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: SEE WHAT YOU'RE DOIN' TO ME - THE ZOO BAR COLLECTION, VOL.2  (CD)
How Long / Have You Ever Seen One-Eyed Woman Cry / See What You're Doin' To Me / Heart Fixin' Business / Goin' To New York / So Mean To Me / 14th Street Shuffle / Zoo's Blues / Teardrop Boogie / TV Dinner Blues / Cold Women With Warm Hearts / I'm Doin' Fine / Paying The Cost To Be The Boss / Teardrop
(recorded live at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Pete Allen:gtr on tracks 1-3,6-10, Alabama Junior:gtr on tracks 4-5,11-14/vcl on "Heart Fixin' Business", Nick Holt:bs, Nate Applewhite:dms)
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.303 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: TEARDROP - THE ZOO BAR COLLECTION, VOL.3  (CD)
You Don't Have To Go / See What You're Doin' To Me / Who's Loving You TOnight / Early In The Morning / You Know What My Body Needs / Talk To Your Daughter / Drink Muddy Water / Goin' To New York / Last Night / She Don't Love Poor Me / Teardrop / How Blue Can You Get / Tin Pan Alley-The Blues Are All Right
(recorded live at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr on tracks 1-2,5-13, Pete Allen:gtr on tracks 3-4, Nick Holt:bs, Nate Applewhite:dms on tracks 3-4,6-8,11-13, Michael Scott:dms on tracks 1-2,5,9-10)
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.304 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: SPIDER IN MY STEW - THE ZOO BAR COLLECTION, VOL.4  (CD)
Changed / Spider In My Stew / Your Day Will Come / The Moon Is Full / Standin' On The Highway / Stormy Monday-Kansas City-C.C. Rider / Fanny's Blues / Drink Muddy Water / Walkin' Cane / 4:59 In The Morning / Kansas City / Since I Met You Baby / Mojo Boogie / The Blues Are All Right
(recorded live at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Michael Scott:dms + Earlene Owens:vcl on "Stormy Monday-Kansas City-C.C. Rider")
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.305 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: HIGHWAY IS MY HOME - THE ZOO BAR COLLECTION, VOL.5  (CD)
My Buddy Buddy Friends / Cold Women With Warm Hearts / Highway Is My Home / Mustang Sally / Not The Same Person / Let Me Love You Baby / 'Possum In My Tree / Reelin' And Rockin' / She Belongs To Me / Hide Away
(recorded live at Zoo Bar, Lincoln, Nebraska, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Michael Scott:dms)
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.864 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: LIVE ON THE ROAD - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.18  (CD)
Walking Down Broadway / Gold Tailed Bird / Don't You Know / Down The Road / Sweet Home Chicago / Look Under Yonder's Wall / What's On Your Mind / There's Some Pretty Girl / Long Distance Call / Oo Wee Baby
(recorded live in Austria in 1990, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Michael Scott:dms)
1997 AUT
WOLF 120.850 CD ALABAMA JR. PETTIS & THE TEARDROPS WITH MAGIC SLIM, JOHN PRIMER: NORA LEE - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.4  (CD)
Nora Lee / She Don't Love Me / I'm A Lover / She's Trying To Get Back / Worried Blues / I'm Mad / Heart Fixin' Blues / Blues Is A Feeling / Oh Baby / Poor Man Blues / Bad Luck (feat. Magic Slim:vcl)
1998 AUT
BLIND PIG BPCD 5046 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: BLACK TORNADO  (CD)
Jealous Man / Wake Up Early / Still A Fool / Black Tornado / Playin' With My Mind / I Can't Trust My Woman / Magic Boogie / You've Got Bad Intentions / Crazy Woman / Young Man's Blues / It's Alright / Love Like I Wanna
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Shawn Holt:gtr, Michael Dotson:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Allen Kirk:dms)
1998 US
WOLF CD 120.895 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: 44 BLUES  (CD)
Big Fat Woman / Baby Can't You See / You Put It On Me / I'm Ready / Blues With A Feeling / Tell Me / When I Met My Baby / Can't You See / Highway Is My Home / I'm Good / I'm Tore Up / 44 Blues / Break Song
(recorded live in Austria in 1992, feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Earl Howell:dms)
2000 AUT
BLIND PIG BPCD 5060 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: SNAKEBITE  (CD)
What's Wrong / Snakebite / Please Don't Dog Me / Key To Your Door / Shake It / I Ain't Lookin For No Love / Country Boy / Lump On Your Stump / Lonesome Trouble / The Man You Need / Mind Your Own Business
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Michael Dotson:gtr, Nick Holt:bs & Allen Kirk:dms)
2000 US
BLIND PIG BPCD 5076 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: BLUE MAGIC  (CD)
I'm A Bluesman / Chickenheads / Get Your Business Straight / How Many More Years / Evil Woman Blues / You Got To Pay / Lonely For Your Love / I Want To See You In The Evening / I Started Loving You Again / Goin' To Mississippi
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Michael Dotson:gtr, Popa Chubby:gtr, Danny O'Connor:bs, Allen Kirk:dms)
2002 US
BLIND PIG BPCD 5098 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN  (CD)
I'm A Bluesman / The Man You Need / Goin' To Mississippi / Black Tornado / Please Don't Dog Me / I Need Lovin' / Mind Your Own Business / Still A Fool / Shake It / I Don't Believe You Baby / Get Your Business Straight
(recorded live at the Sierra Nevada Brewery in 2005)
2005 US
BLIND PIG BPDVD6003 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN  (DVD)
I'm A Bluesman / The Man You Need / Goin' To Mississippi / Please Don't Dog Me / Mind Your Own Business / I Ain't Looking For No Love / You Got To Pay / I Need Lovin' / Shake It / Crazy Woman / I Don't Believe You Baby / Black Tornado + interview
(recorded live at the Sierra Nevada Brewery in 2005)
2005 US
DELMARK DE-786 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS, JOE CARTER WITH SUNNYLAND SLIM: THAT AIN'T RIGHT  (CD)
In The Dark / She Is Mine / Strange Things Happen / Cummins Prison Farm / Soul Blues / Just To Be With You / I'm Worried (sung by Joe Carter) / Anna Lee (sung by Joe Carter) / Sweet Home Chicago (sung by Joe Carter) / Route 66 (sung by Fred Below) / Joe's Boogie (sung by Joe Carter) / Stormy Monday (sung by Joe Carter)
(1977 Ralph Bass & Henry Stone recordings feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Coleman Pettis:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Doug Holt:dms + Joe Carter:sl.gtr, Lacy Gibson:gtr, Sunnyland Slim:pno, Willie Black:bs, Fred Below:dms)
2006 US
WOLF 120.809 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: TIN PAN ALLEY - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.61  (CD)
Tell Me What You Got On Your Mind / Cold Hearted Woman / Please Don't Leave Me / Born In The Country / Baby Please Don't Say Goodbye / She Was Walking Down Through The Park / Bad Luck / Texas Flood / Close To You / Goin' To California / Tin Pan Alley / Cold Woman With Warm Hearts
(1992-1993 live and studio recordings feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, John Primer:gtr, Michael Dotson:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Alan Kirk:dms)
2007 AUT
BLIND PIG BPCD 8009 MAGIC SLIM: THE ESSENTIAL  (CD)
Before You Accuse Me / Mind Your Own Business / Think / Scufflin' / Crazy Woman / Mustang Sally / Goin' To Mississippi / What's Wrong / Playin' With My Mind / Black Tornado / Down In Virginia / Please Don't Dog Me / Jealous Man / How Many More Years / Get Your Business Straight
2007 US
IMMORTAL IMM 940122 MAGIC SLIM AND GUESTS: LIVE  (DVD)
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Hand Me Down My Walking Cane / Loving You (Is The Best Thing That Happened To Me) / Let It Be Me / I Can't Hold Out / Mustang Sally / Gambling Blues / I Love You Baby / The Little Red Rooster (George Baze) / Got My Jojo Working (George Baze) / Dust My Broom (George Baze) / Sweet Home Chicago (George Baze) / Without A Friend Like You (Maria Muldaur) / Please Send Me Someone To Love (Maria Muldaur) / Cajun Moon (Maria Muldaur) / How Blue Can You Get (The Blues Instigators) / Fuss And Fight (The Blues Instigators)
(recorded live at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago, also feat. George Baze, Maria Muldaur & The Blues Instigators)
2007 US
APRENDA MÚSICA # BLUE JEANS/MAGIC SLIM: SÃO PAULO SESSIONS  (DVD)
Checkin' Up On My Baby / Goin' To Mississippi / Please Don't Dog Me / I'm A Bluesman / Get Your Business Straight / Got To Move / When The Music Stops / Let Me Be Your Lovin' Man / Georgia Women / Can't You See / Five Long Years
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Marcos Ottaviano:gtr, Andrei Ivanovic:bs, Junior Moreno:vcl/dms)
2007 POR
BLIND PIG 485125 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: MIDNIGHT BLUES  (CD)
Let Me Love You Holt / You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had / Give Me Back My Wig / Lonely Man / Spider In My Stew / Going Down The Road Feeling Bad / Full Load Boogie / Crosseyed Cat / House Cat Blues / Carla / Cryin' Won't Let You Stay / What Is That You Got / Loving You Is The Best Thing That Happened To Me
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Jon McDonald:gtr, Danny O'Connor:bs, David Simms:dms + Lonnie Brooks:gtr, Elvin Bishop:gtr, James Cotton:hca, Gene Barge:sax, Terry Ogolini:sax, Don Tenuto:tp, Otis Clay:bckgr.vcls)
2008 US
WOLF 120.820 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: THE LEGENDARY MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS - ROUGH DRIED WOMAN (MAGIC SLIM'S BEST 14 SONGS, LEGENDARY BLUES SESSION, VOL.72)  (CD)
Rough Dried Woman / Match Box Blues / Tell Me What Make A Woman Treat A Good Man So Bad / Spider In My Stew / I'm good / Bad Avenue / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Ain't It Nice / Before You Accuse Me / You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had / Bad Boy / Blues At Sunrise / Stranded On The Highway / Hard Luck Blues
(tracks 1-4 recorded in Vienna, Austria, May 1991 with John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Jerry Porter:dms; tracks 5-8 recorded at WRDE-Jonghe Studio, Chicago, July 1986 with John Primer:gtr/vcl*, Nick Holt:bs/vcl*, Nathan Applewhite:dms; tracks 9-11 recorded at ACME Studio, Chicago, February 6, 1989 with John Primer:gtr/vcl*, Nick Holt:bs/vcl*, Michael Scott:dms; track 12 recorded live at Linz, March 14, 1990 with John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Michael Scott:dms; tracks 13-14 recorded at Zugabe, Vienna, Austria, June 24, 1992 with John Primer:gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Earl Howell:dms)
2009 AUT
BLIND PIG BPCD 5136 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: RAISING THE BAR  (CD)
Part Time Love / Breaking Up Somebody's Home / Do You Mean It / Cummins Prison Farm / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / I Can't Hold Out / Shame / Sunny Road Blues / Gonna Move To Kansas City / 4:59 A.M. / Treat Me The Way You Do
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Jon McDonald:gtr/bckgr.vcls, Andrew Howard:bs/bckgr.vcls, B.J. Jones:dms/bckgr.vcls)
2010 US
BLIND PIG BPR-CD-5147 MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: BAD BOY  (CD)
Bad Boy / Someone Else Is Steppin’ In / I Got Money / Sunrise Blues / Girl What You Want Me To Do / Hard Luck Blues / Gambling Blues / Champagne And Reefer / How Much More Long / Matchbox Blues / Older Woman / Country Joyride
(feat. Magic Slim:vcl/gtr, Jon McDonald:gtr/bckgr.vcls, Andre Howard:bs/bckgr.vcls, B.J. Jones:dms/bckgr.vcls)
-- French edition: Dixiefrog DFGCD 8728, 2012 --
2012 US
WOLF 120.830 CD MAGIC SLIM & THE TEARDROPS: PURE MAGIC - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.82  (CD)
I Got The Blues / Lovin' You Is The Best Thing Happened To Me / Since I Met You Baby / Nobody Love Me / I'm Ready See / See What You Doin' To Me / Jimmy's Blues / Call My Job / Look On Yonder Wall / Spider In My Stew
(prev. unssued live recordings from Austria 1992-1995)
2014 AUT




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

BEACON SBEAB 9 V/A: AUTHENTIC CHICAGO BLUES  (LP)
Chuck Rives: Tonight I Learn / Magic Slim: Scuffling / Little Hite & the Soul Rockers: Fine / Little Hite & the Soul Rockers: A While Ago / Chuck Rives: Say I Love You / Magic Slim: Love My Baby
-- reissue: Windmill WMD 124, 1972 UK --
1969 UK
BLUES OSCURITIES BOV 7 V/A: DO THE CHICKEN - BLUES OBSCURITIES, VOLUME 7  (2-LP)
She Is Mine
1971 US
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 006 V/A: WHEN GIRLS DO IT  (2-LP)
Love My Baby
1971 UK
ALLIGATOR AL 7702 V/A: LIVING CHICAGO BLUES, VOLUME 2  (LP)
Stranded On The Highway / Dirty Mother For You / Spider In My Stew / Don't Say That No More  
-- UK edition: Sonet SNTF 785, 1978/Yugoslavian edition: Sonet/Alligator PGP RTB 2221713-SNTF 785, 1983 --
1978 US
BLACK & BLUE 33.375/6/7 V/A: A BLUES ANTHOLOGY  (3-LP)
Man Or Mouse
19?? FRA
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 0052  V/A: I DIDN'T GIVE A DAMN IF WHITES BOUGHT IT! - THE RALPH BASS SESSIONS, VOL.3  (LP)
Strange Things Happen / Born In Missouri / Soul Blues / Got A Little Woman
(recorded at PS Studios, Chicago, March 22, 1977)
1984 UK
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 0056  V/A: I DIDN'T GIVE A DAMN IF WHITES BOUGHT IT! - THE RALPH BASS SESSIONS, VOL.4  (LP)
That Ain't Right
1985 UK
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 0057  V/A: I DIDN'T GIVE A DAMN IF WHITES BOUGHT IT! - THE RALPH BASS SESSIONS, VOL.5  (LP)
Ship Made Of Paper
1985 UK
RHINO R2 71132 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.9 - POSTMODERN BLUES  (CD)
Wonder Why (1975 recording)
1993 US
BLIND PIG PCD 8002 (promo) V/A: BLIND PIG SAMPLER PRIME CUTS, VOLUME 2  (CD)
Cold Women With Warm Hearts
1993 US
CASTLE COMMUNICATIONS AUSTRALASIA MAT CD 273 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Born In Missouri (Cummins Prison Farm)
1993 AUS
WOLF 120.875 JOHN PRIMER: BLUES BEHIND CLOSED DOORS  (CD)
1839 / Somebody Have Mercy / Good Morning Heartache / Don't You Hear Me Cryin' For You / Blues Behind Closed Doors / I'm Just Your Fool / Smokestack / Next Time You See Me / Country Boy / Yes, I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby / It Ain't Easy Been Easy / Tore Down
(recorded in Vienna, Austria on July 2-3, 1992, feat. John Primer:vcl/gtr, Magic Slim:gtr, Johnny B. Moore:ac.gtr, Nick Holt:bs, Earl Howell:dms + several overdubbed musicians [in Chicago])
1993 AUT
CASTLE COMMUNICATIONS MAC CD 197 V/A: DON'T MESS WITH THE BLUES  (CD)
Cummins Prison Farm
-- European edition: Castle Communications MBSCD 434/1, 1994
1994 UK
WOLF 120.400 V/A: BLUES POWER (VOLUME 1)  (CD)
Spider In My Stew
1994 AUT
BLUES LEGENDS MACCD 196 V/A: PLAYIN' THE BLUES  (CD)
Ship Made Of Paper
1995
self prod. # NOT ALL THERE: NOT ALL THERE  (CD)
Talk To Your Daughter (feat. Magic Slim with Not All There = Sean Benjamin, Larry Boehmers & Joe Gourlay)
1995 US
RHINO 72192 V/A: BLUES FEST - MODERN BLUES OF THE '80S  (CD)
Early Every Morning
1995 US
SEQUEL NEBCD 852 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES SESSION  (CD)
In The Dark / Cummins Prison Farm
(1977 recordings)
1996 UK
RIPETE 2217 V/A: BOOGIE BEAT, VOL.1 (SHAG YER BLOOZ AWAY)  (CD)
Mustang Sally
1996 US
MAY BE # (promo) V/A: BLUES WAY 2  (CD)
Born In Missouri
1996 EU
CELEBRATION OF BLUES 97112 V/A: A CELEBRATION OF BLUES - THE GREAT GUITARISTS, VOL.1-2  (2-CD)
Why Does A Woman Treat A Good Man So Bad
1996 US
ST. CLAIR 25172 V/A: A CELEBRATION OF BLUES - THE GREAT GUITARISTS, VOL.1  (CD)
Why Does A Woman Treat A Good Man So Bad
1996 US
TOTAL GUITAR TG 25 12 96 (promo) V/A: TG CD, VOLUME 25 (ESSENTIAL LISTENING FOR ALL GUITARISTS)  (CD)
Fanny's Blues
1996 UK
EVIDENCE ECD 26086 V/A: A TRIBUTE TO MAGIC SAM  (CD)
Need You So Bad / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / All Your Love / That's All I Need
1997 US
BLIND PIG BPCD 2001 V/A: BLIND PIG RECORDS - 20TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION  (CD)
Think
1997 US
EVIDENCE ECD 26098 V/A: EVIDENCE BLUES SAMPLER SIX  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1998 US
HIP-O 40125 V/A: ONE NATION UNDER BLUES - MODERN MASTERS 1980'S  (CD)
Lookin' For A Lover
1998 US
ALLIGATOR ALCD 4855 V/A: HOUND DOG TAYLOR : A TRIBUTE  (CD)
Freddie's Blues
1998 US
WOLF 120.854 CD V/A: FROM WEST HELENA TO CHICAGO - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.8  (CD)
Bring Your Fine-Self Home
1998 AUT
WOLF 120.855 CD V/A: TEARDROPS BLUES JAM - CHICAGO BLUES SESSION, VOL.9  (CD)
Hey Baby Can't You See What You're Doin' To Me / Red House / Whole Lotta Lovin'
1998 AUT
POLYMEDIA 555 302-2 V/A: THE BLUES BOX - THE WORLD'S FAMOUS BLUES TRACKS  (3-CD)
Cummins Prison Farm
1998 GER
WANNA DANCE 70005 V/A: SWINGIN' THE BLUES, VOLUME 5  (CD)
Cold Women With Warm Hearts
1999 US
HOUSE OF BLUES MUSIC COMPANY 51416 1464 V/A: WHOLE LOTTA BLUES - SONGS OF LED ZEPPELIN (THIS AIN'T NO TRIBUTE)  (2-CD)
Magic Slim & Billy Branch & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 1) / Magic Slim & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 2)
1999 US
HOUSE OF BLUES 1467 V/A: THIS AIN'T NO TRIBUTE BLUES CUBE  (3-CD)
Magic Slim & Billy Branch & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 1) / Magic Slim & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 2)
1999 US
ORCHARD 131 V/A: A CHICAGO BLUES TOUR  (CD)
Just Before You Go
2000 US
ROOSTER BLUES 9825 V/A: ROOSTER BLUES RECORDS : 1980-2000 SAMPLER  (CD)
Give Me Back My Wig
-- reissue: Rooster Blues CD 2637, 2001 US --
2000 US
JUNG & JUNG # (promo) V/A: LUCERNE BLUES FESTIVAL 2000  (2-CD)
Need Some Good Lovin' / Baby Can't You See / What's Wrong
2000 SWI
ST. CLAIR 7121 V/A: DON'T MESS WITH THE BLUES  (CD)
Cummins Prison Farm
2001
BLACK & BLUE 600 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL 1969-1986  (5-CD)
Man Or Mouse / The Sky Is Crying
2001
BLIND PIG BPCD 2002 V/A: BLIND PIG RECORDS' 25TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION  (2-CD)
Wake Me Up Early
2001 US
FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS 31 V/A: BLACK AND BLUE, VOL.2 - BLUES 1976-1988  (CD)
Living In My Neighborhood
2002 FRA
WAGRAM MUSIC 3078162 V/A: AMERICAN SPIRIT (LE MEILLEUR DU BLUES ET DE LA COUNTRY)  (2-CD)
How Many More Years
2002 FRA
THE SOHO COLLECTION SOHOCD010 V/A: THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES)  (3-CD)
Cummins Prison Farm
2002 UK
AMIGO MUSIC AMSCD 103 V/A: IN THE MOOD SINCE 1978 - PUISTOBLUES 25TH ANNIVERSARY ALBUM  (CD)
Stranded On The Highway
2002 FIN 
HIP-O 000062702 V/A: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS THE BLUES : GODFATHERS AND SONS (A FILM BY MARC LEVIN)  (CD)
Talk To Me Baby (I Can't Hold Out)
2003 US
SMITH & CO SOUND & VISION SCCD 1004 V/A: SONGS OF LED ZEPPELIN - ALL BLUES'D UP!  (CD)
Magic Slim & Billy Branch & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 1) / Magic Slim & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks (Part 2)
(reissue of House Of Blues 51416 1464 2)
2003 US
SMITH & CO. SOUND & VISION SCCD 1081 V/A: THE BLUESMEN PLAY WHITE BOYS BLUES  (2-CD)
James Cotton & Magic Slim: When The Levee Breaks, Pt. 2
2003 US
INDIGO IGOTCD2564 V/A: HELLHOUNDS ON THEIR TRAIL - A HISTORY OF BLUES GUITAR 1924-2001  (3-CD)
Soul Blues
2004 UK
BLIND PIG BPCD 8005 V/A: BARE BLUES - INSTRUMENTAL GEMS  (CD)
Black Tornado
2004 US
BLIND PIG BPCD 8006 V/A: WHITE LINE FLYERS - MILE MELTING ROAD RAVES  (CD)
Magic Boogie
2004 US
HYENA 9328 V/A: A LOVE SONG FOR BOBBY LONG (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK)  (CD)
Early Every Morning
2004 US
WOLF 120.104 V/A: BLUES GUITAR KILLERS  (CD)
Spider In My Stew
2005 AUT
WOLF 120.974 CD DANA GILLESPIE: THESE BLUE NIGHTS  (CD)
(some tracks accompanied by Magic Slim & The Teardrops feat. John Primer, Nick Holt and Earl Howell)
2006 AUT
DIXIEFROG DFGCD 8602 V/A: DIXIEFROG 20TH ANNIVERSARY - 2006 ROOTS AND NEW  (2-CD)
I'm A Bluesman
2006 FRA
BLIND PIG BPCD 2003 V/A: BLIND PIG RECORDS 30TH ANNVERSARY COLLECTION  (2-CD+DVD)
I'm A Bluesman (CD) / Goin' To Mississippi (DVD)
2006 US
CSR 2008 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES SHOWS OF THE 70'S, VOL.1-2  (2-CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Trouble Blues / Nobody Wants To Loose
(recorded at Curtom Studios, Chicago in March 1977)
2006? US
NORTHERNBLUES MUSIC NBM 0038 WATERMELON SLIM AND THE WORKERS: THE WHEEL MAN  (CD)
(featuring a special guest appearance by Magic Slim)
2007 CAN
BROADSIDE/CHERRY RED STERN 1 V/A: WHEN GIRLS DO IT  (CD)
Love My Baby
(extended cd reissue of 1971 Red Lightnin' LP)
2009
WAGRAM MUSIC 3214152 V/A: SPIRIT OF BLUES  (4-CD)
Magic Slim & James Cotton: When The Levee Breaks
2010 FRA
RAISIN MUSIC RM 1004 BILLY BOY ARNOLD, JOHN PRIMER, BILLY BRANCH & LURRIE BELL: CHICAGO BLUES, A LIVING HISTORY - THE (R)EVOLUTION CONTINUES  (2-CD)
Keep A-Driving
2011 US
DIRECT MUSIC GROUP DMD0001/HYPERTENSION HYP 11277 THE BLUESMASTERS FEATURING MICKEY THOMAS  (CD)
Can't Get No Grindin / Get Your Business Straight
(feat. Magic Slim:gtr)
2011 US
B-SHARP LP 666/12 V/A: DOWNTOWN ROCKIN' AT THE GARDEN OF EDEN - 14 RAW AND WILD BLUES ROCKERS FROM THE 1960'S  (LP)
Scuffling
201? GER
STORYVILLE 1088612 V/A: THE CHICAGO BLUESBOX  (8-CD)
That's All Right / Slim's Bump / Going Down Slow / Born In Missouri / Let Me Love You / The Things I Used To Do / That Ain't Right / Honest I Do / Nineteen Years Old / Born On A Bad Sign / Please Love Me
(recorded live at Ma Bea's, Chicago, IL on November 9, 1976)
2013 DEN


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula | Scott Arnold | Lex Jansen | Big Joe Louis

Published sources: Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Blues News 3/1986 | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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