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Best Blues And Originals

Rory Block

Initial release : 1987

Rounder 11525

Rob Wasserman plays on one track of this compilation which comprises tracks from Block's first four Rounder LPs.

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  • Walkin' Blues
  • Travelin' Blues
  • Got To Have You Be My Man
  • The Water is Wide
  • Crossroad Blues
  • Ain't No Way To Do
  • Catastrophe Rag
  • Lovin' Fool
  • Sit Down on the Banks
  • God's Gift to Women
  • The Golden Vanity
  • El Vuelo Del Alma
  • Future Blues
  • M & O Blues
  • Foreign Lander
  • Moon's Goin' Down
  • Send the Man Back Home
  • Lovin' Whiskey
  • Gypsie Boy
  • Goin' Back to the Country

Rob Wasserman plays on Lovin' Fool which is taken from the Rhinestones And Steel Strings LP. The musicians on that track are;

  • Rory Block - guitar, vocals
  • Gordon Titcomb - pedal Steel
  • Rob Wasserman - acoustic bass
Other musicians on the other tracks on this compilation include;
  • Brian Allsop
  • Warren Bernhardt
  • Brian Brake
  • David Bromberg
  • Gary Burke
  • Larry Campbell
  • Stephen Foote
  • Robb Glodstein
  • Larry Hoppen
  • John Kirk
  • Taj Mahal
  • Vinni Martucci
  • Huey McDonald
  • The Persuasions
  • Scott Petito
  • Edgar Raspovic
  • Bud Rizzo
  • John Sebastian
  • Donnell Spencer
  • Arthur Stead
  • Stevie Wonder

  • Producer - Rory Block
Related releases

Future Blues, El Vuelo del Alma, Lovin' Fool, The Golden Vanity, God's Gift to Women and Sit Down on the Banks were originally released on;