John Lee Hooker - King Of The Boogie (5-CD Box Set)
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John Lee Hooker - King Of The Boogie (5-CD Box Set)

King Of The Boogie is a career-spanning retrospective, honoring blues icon John Lee Hooker. The five-CD set delves deep into the catalog of the influential artist, featuring not only his iconic hits, but also rarities, live recordings and several previously unreleased tracks. The collection offers 100 tracks which span Hooker’s career, covering not only his iconic hits, but also diving deep into his catalog for rare tracks, live recordings plus previously unreleased material. Housed in a 56-page book, the collection includes a wide selection of photos, taken throughout the musician’s life, plus new liner notes by writer and John Lee Hooker historian Jas Obrecht, as well as by the artist’s longtime manager and friend, Mike Kappus.


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Disc 1:
1. Boogie Chillen’ – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
2. Sally May – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
3. Hobo Blues – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
4. Crawlin’ King Snake – John Lee Hooker & His Guitar
5. Black Man Blues – Texas Slim
6. Goin’ Mad Blues – Delta John
7. Who’s Been Jivin’ You – Texas Slim
8. (Miss Sadie Mae) Curl My Baby’s Hair
9. Hoogie Boogie – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
10. Burnin’ Hell – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
11. Weeping Willow Boogie
12. Moaning Blues – Texas Slim
13. Huckle Up Baby – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
14. Goin’ On Highway #51 – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
15. John L’s House Rent Boogie
16. I’m In The Mood
17. Two White Horses
18. 33 Blues
19. Sugar Mama
20. Wobbling Baby
21. Stuttering Blues – John Lee Booker
22. I’m A Boogie Man – Johnny Lee
23. Down Child
24. Odds Against Me (Backbiters And Syndicaters)
25. Shake, Holler And Run

Disc 2:
1. Unfriendly Woman [Aka Stop Now]*
2. Mambo Chillun
3. Time Is Marching
4. Dimples
5. Little Wheel
6. I Love You Honey
7. Drive Me Away
8. Maudie
9. When I Lay My Burden Down*
10. Tupelo Blues
11. Good Mornin’ Lil’ School Girl
12. I Rolled And Turned And Cried The Whole Night Long
13. No More Doggin’
14. Dusty Road
15. No Shoes
16. My First Wife Left Me
17. Crazy About That Walk - Sir John Lee Hooker
18. Want Ad Blues
19. Will The Circle Be Unbroken
20. I’m Going Upstairs
21. I Lost My Job
22. Don’t Turn Me From Your Door
23. Grinder Man
24. Meat Shakes On Her Bone*

Disc 3:
1. Boom Boom
2. Blues Before Sunrise
3. She’s Mine
4. Frisco Blues
5. Good Rockin’ Mama
6. I’m Leaving
7. Birmingham Blues
8. Don’t Look Back
9. Big Legs, Tight Skirt
10. It Serves Me Right
11. Money
12. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
13. The Motor City Is Burning
14. Mean, Mean Woman
15. Doin’ The Shout
16. Homework
17. Early One Morning
18. Rocking Chair
19. Hittin’ The Bottle Again
20. Deep Blue Sea
21. Spellbound

Disc 4: LIVE
1. Hobo Blues – Live
2. Maudie – Live
3. Shake It Baby – Live
4. Boogie Chillun – Live
5. Bottle Up And Go – Live
6. Crawlin’ King Snake – Live
7. The Mighty Fire – Live
8. You’ve Got To Walk Yourself – Live
9. I’m Bad Like Jesse James – Live
10. Boogie Everywhere I Go – Live
11.She’s Gone*– Live
12.It Serves Me Right To Suffer*– Live
13. Boom Boom* – Live
14. Hi-Heel Sneakers* – Live
15. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer* – Live

Disc 5: FRIENDS
1. I Got Eyes For You – With “Little” Eddie Kirkland
2. Mai Lee – With The Groundhogs
3. Peavine – With Canned Heat
4. Never Get Out Of These Blues Alive – With Van Morrison
5. Five Long Years – With Joe Cocker
6. The Healer – With Carlos Santana
7. I’m In The Mood – With Bonnie Raitt
8. Sally Mae – With George Thorogood
9. Mr. Lucky – With Robert Cray
10. Up And Down – With Warren Haynes
11. Boom Boom – With Jimmie Vaughan
12. You Shook Me – With B.B. King
13. Don’t Look Back – With Van Morrison
14. Dimples – With Los Lobos
15. Boogie Chillen’ – With Eric Clapton

*previously unreleased

       

      Five-disc set featuring 100 tracks 
      Deluxe folio-style hardcover package features a 56-page book 

       

      Details

      King Of The Boogie is a career-spanning retrospective, honoring blues icon John Lee Hooker. The five-CD set delves deep into the catalog of the influential artist, featuring not only his iconic hits, but also rarities, live recordings and several previously unreleased tracks. The collection offers 100 tracks which span Hooker’s career, covering not only his iconic hits, but also diving deep into his catalog for rare tracks, live recordings plus previously unreleased material. Housed in a 56-page book, the collection includes a wide selection of photos, taken throughout the musician’s life, plus new liner notes by writer and John Lee Hooker historian Jas Obrecht, as well as by the artist’s longtime manager and friend, Mike Kappus.


      Questions?
      Read our Store FAQ or Contact Us

      Tracklist

      Disc 1:
      1. Boogie Chillen’ – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      2. Sally May – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      3. Hobo Blues – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      4. Crawlin’ King Snake – John Lee Hooker & His Guitar
      5. Black Man Blues – Texas Slim
      6. Goin’ Mad Blues – Delta John
      7. Who’s Been Jivin’ You – Texas Slim
      8. (Miss Sadie Mae) Curl My Baby’s Hair
      9. Hoogie Boogie – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      10. Burnin’ Hell – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      11. Weeping Willow Boogie
      12. Moaning Blues – Texas Slim
      13. Huckle Up Baby – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      14. Goin’ On Highway #51 – John Lee Hooker And His Guitar
      15. John L’s House Rent Boogie
      16. I’m In The Mood
      17. Two White Horses
      18. 33 Blues
      19. Sugar Mama
      20. Wobbling Baby
      21. Stuttering Blues – John Lee Booker
      22. I’m A Boogie Man – Johnny Lee
      23. Down Child
      24. Odds Against Me (Backbiters And Syndicaters)
      25. Shake, Holler And Run

      Disc 2:
      1. Unfriendly Woman [Aka Stop Now]*
      2. Mambo Chillun
      3. Time Is Marching
      4. Dimples
      5. Little Wheel
      6. I Love You Honey
      7. Drive Me Away
      8. Maudie
      9. When I Lay My Burden Down*
      10. Tupelo Blues
      11. Good Mornin’ Lil’ School Girl
      12. I Rolled And Turned And Cried The Whole Night Long
      13. No More Doggin’
      14. Dusty Road
      15. No Shoes
      16. My First Wife Left Me
      17. Crazy About That Walk - Sir John Lee Hooker
      18. Want Ad Blues
      19. Will The Circle Be Unbroken
      20. I’m Going Upstairs
      21. I Lost My Job
      22. Don’t Turn Me From Your Door
      23. Grinder Man
      24. Meat Shakes On Her Bone*

      Disc 3:
      1. Boom Boom
      2. Blues Before Sunrise
      3. She’s Mine
      4. Frisco Blues
      5. Good Rockin’ Mama
      6. I’m Leaving
      7. Birmingham Blues
      8. Don’t Look Back
      9. Big Legs, Tight Skirt
      10. It Serves Me Right
      11. Money
      12. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
      13. The Motor City Is Burning
      14. Mean, Mean Woman
      15. Doin’ The Shout
      16. Homework
      17. Early One Morning
      18. Rocking Chair
      19. Hittin’ The Bottle Again
      20. Deep Blue Sea
      21. Spellbound

      Disc 4: LIVE
      1. Hobo Blues – Live
      2. Maudie – Live
      3. Shake It Baby – Live
      4. Boogie Chillun – Live
      5. Bottle Up And Go – Live
      6. Crawlin’ King Snake – Live
      7. The Mighty Fire – Live
      8. You’ve Got To Walk Yourself – Live
      9. I’m Bad Like Jesse James – Live
      10. Boogie Everywhere I Go – Live
      11.She’s Gone*– Live
      12.It Serves Me Right To Suffer*– Live
      13. Boom Boom* – Live
      14. Hi-Heel Sneakers* – Live
      15. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer* – Live

      Disc 5: FRIENDS
      1. I Got Eyes For You – With “Little” Eddie Kirkland
      2. Mai Lee – With The Groundhogs
      3. Peavine – With Canned Heat
      4. Never Get Out Of These Blues Alive – With Van Morrison
      5. Five Long Years – With Joe Cocker
      6. The Healer – With Carlos Santana
      7. I’m In The Mood – With Bonnie Raitt
      8. Sally Mae – With George Thorogood
      9. Mr. Lucky – With Robert Cray
      10. Up And Down – With Warren Haynes
      11. Boom Boom – With Jimmie Vaughan
      12. You Shook Me – With B.B. King
      13. Don’t Look Back – With Van Morrison
      14. Dimples – With Los Lobos
      15. Boogie Chillen’ – With Eric Clapton

      *previously unreleased

           

          Features

          Five-disc set featuring 100 tracks 
          Deluxe folio-style hardcover package features a 56-page book