Howlin' Wolf
6/10/10 - 1/10/76

Sessionography

This sessionography is mainly compiled from liner notes to the Howlin' Wolf recordings that I own. There are many discrepancies among them. I have tried to resolve them the best I can by listening. If you catch any mistakes, I'll be grateful if you let me know. Email Big Daddy Rabbit.



Album Codes

In addition to telling you what songs were recorded on what date, this sessionography also tells you were you may find the recordings on CD and occassionally LP as well. I've listed the catalog numbers of any songs that were released as singles.

AGAIN = Howling Wolf Rides Again (Flair/Virgin-CD) 1991.
ALBUM = The Howlin' Wolf Album (Chess-LP) 1969.
ALICE = Live and Cookin' At Alice's Revisited (Chess-LP) 1972.
BACK = The Back Door Wolf (Chess-LP) 1973.
BIG = Big City Blues (United-LP) nd.
BOX = The Chess Box (Chess-3CD) 1991.
CHAIR = The Rockin' Chair Album (Chess Vogue-CD) 1986.
CHANGE = Change My Way (Chess-CD) 1975, 1990.
COMP = The Complete Recordings 1951-1969 (Charly-7CD) 1993.
DOG = Ain't Gonna Be Your Dog (Chess-2CD) 1994.
LIVE = Live In Europe 1964 (Sundown-LP) nd.
LONDON = The London Sessions (Chess Vogue-CD) 1971, 1984.
MEMPHIS = Memphis Blues (United-LP) nd.
MESSAGE = Message To The Young (Chess-LP) 1971.
MORE = More Real Folk Blues (Chess-CD) 1967, 1988.
ORIGINAL = Original Folk Blues (United-LP) nd.
REVISITED = London Revisited (Chess-LP) 1974.
SUN = Original Sun Recordings: Howlin' For My Baby (Charly-CD) 1987.
SUPER = The Super Super Blues Band (Chess-LP) 1967.



A. West Memphis: The Bihari Brothers for RPM


Early 1951. Memphis. Audition acetate. Two takes recorded by Sam Phillips and sent to the Bihari Brothers in L.A. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Ike Turner, p; Willie Johnson, g; Willie Steele, d.
Riding In The Moonlight AGAIN15
Riding In The Moonlight AGAIN18


September, 1951. West Memphis, Arkansas. First session for RPM recorded at KWEM by Joe Bihari. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Ike Turner, p; Willie Johnson, g; Willie Steele, d.
MM-1674 Riding In The Moonlight RPM 333 AGAIN6 ORIGINAL1
Dog Me Around AGAIN4 ORIGINAL8
MM-1677 Moanin' At Midnight RPM 333 AGAIN5 ORIGINAL4
Keep What You Got AGAIN3 ORIGINAL10

NOTES: Moanin' At Midnight is listed as Morning At Midnight on ORIGINAL and BIG.


October 2, 1951. West Memphis, Arkansas. Recorded at YMCA Building. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Ike Turner, p; Willie Johnson, g; Willie Steele, d.
MM-1684 Passing By Blues RPM 340 AGAIN10 MEMPHIS1
MM-1685 Crying At Daybreak RPM 340 AGAIN2 ORIGINAL6
MM-1748 My Baby Stole Off RPM 347 AGAIN8
MM-1749 I Want Your Picture RPM 347 AGAIN9

NOTES: Crying At Daybreak is listed as Crying At Daylight on BIG.


February 12, 1952. West Memphis, Arkansas. Last session for RPM. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Ike Turner, p; Willie Johnson, g; Willie Steele, d.
Worried About My Baby AGAIN11 ORIGINAL5
House Rockin' Boogie AGAIN1 ORIGINAL7
Brown Skin Woman ORIGINAL2
Chocolate Drop AGAIN7
Chocolate Drop (alt) AGAIN12
Driving This Highway AGAIN13
The Sun Is Rising AGAIN14 MEMPHIS9
My Friends AGAIN16 MEMPHIS10
I'm The Wolf AGAIN17 MEMPHIS2

NOTES: House Rockin' Boogie is listed as House Rockers on ORIGINAL.


These two songs have appeared on LP as Howlin' Wolf, but are actually by Joe Hill Louis:
Twisting And Turning (inst) ORIGINAL3
Backslide Boogie (inst) ORIGINAL9

NOTES: Backslide Boogie is listed as Backside Boogie on BIG.



B. Memphis: Sam Phillips for Chess


May 14 or August, 1951. Memphis. Ch 1479 is Wolf's first record. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Ike Turner, p; Willie Johnson, g; Willie Steele, d.
U83 Moanin' At Midnight Ch 1479 COMP1/1 BOX1/1
U84 How Many More Years Ch 1479 COMP1/2 BOX1/2
How Many More Years (alt) COMP2/8
How Many More Years (alt) COMP2/12
How Many More Years (alt) COMP2/13
How Many More Years (alt) COMP2/14
Baby Ride With Me COMP1/11
Baby Ride With Me (alt) COMP2/9
Baby Ride With Me (alt) COMP2/10
Baby Ride With Me (alt) COMP2/11


December 18, 1951. Memphis. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Albert Williams, p; Willie Johnson, g; Unknown, b, ts; Willie Steele, d.
F1004 The Wolf Is At Your Door Ch 1497 COMP1/3 BOX1/4 SUN11
F1005 Howlin' Wolf Boogie Ch 1497 COMP1/4 BOX1/3
Look-A-Here Baby COMP1/13 DOG1/1 SUN14
California Blues #1 COMP2/2 DOG1/2 SUN17
California Boogie COMP1/12 SUN19
My Baby Walked Off COMP2/3 SUN1
Smile At Me COMP2/1 SUN2
My Troubles And Me COMP2/4 SUN18

NOTES: The Wolf Is At Your Door is listed as Howlin' For My Baby on SUN. Some sources list My Baby Walked Off and My Troubles And Me on January 23, 1952.


Possibly January 23, 1952. Memphis. Howln' Wolf, v, hca; L.C. Hubert, p; Willie Johnson, g; Unknown, b; Willie Steele, d.
U7426 Getting Old And Gray Ch 1510 COMP1/5
U7427 Mr Highway Man Ch 1510 COMP1/6 BOX1/5 SUN8
Mr Highway Man (alt) COMP2/15
Chocolate Drop COMP2/5 SUN5


April 17, 1952. Memphis. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; L.C. Hubert or Bill Johnson, p; Willie Johnson, g; Unknown, b; Willie Steele, d.
Everybody's In The Mood COMP1/14 DOG1/4 SUN4
Color And Kind COMP1/15 DOG1/5
18750 Dorothy Mae (tk 1) COMP2/6 SUN7
Dorothy Mae (tk 2) COMP1/20 DOG1/6
18751 When I'm Gone UNISSUED
18752 Bluebird COMP1/16 BOX1/7 SUN3
18753 & 1028 Saddle My Pony Ch 1515 COMP1/7 BOX1/8
1029 Worried All The Time Ch 1515 COMP1/8 DOG1/3
18754 Sweet Woman (I Got A Woman) COMP1/17 DOG1/7 SUN12
18755 Decoration Day COMP1/19 DOG1/8 SUN15
18756 Well That's All Right COMP1/18 BOX1/9 SUN16

NOTES: Identify take 2 of Dorothy Mae by the words "Blow Wolf!" before the harp solo. Worried All The Time is listed as January 23, 1952 on DOG and April 17, 1953 on COMP.


October 7, 1952. Memphis. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; James Cotton, hca; L.C. Hubert or Bill Johnson, p; Walter "Tang" Smith, tb; Charles Taylor, ts; Unknown, b; Willie Steele, d.
Oh Red (tk 1) COMP2/19
Oh Red (tk 2) COMP2/20
1037-3 Oh Red Ch 1528 COMP1/9 DOG1/9 SUN9
My Last Affair (tk 1) COMP2/16
1038-3 My Last Affair Ch 1528 COMP1/10 BOX1/10 SUN10
Come Back Home (tk 1) COMP2/17
Come Back Home (tk 2) COMP2/18
Come Back Home (tk 3) COMP1/21 SUN6
C.V. Wine Blues COMP2/7 SUN13


Mastered September 24, 1953, but recorded earlier. Memphis. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Willie Johnson, g; others unknown.
U7556 I've Got A Woman MORE2 COMP3/1
U7557 Just My Kind COMP3/2 BOX1/11 MORE1
U7558 Work For Your Money COMP3/3 BOX1/12 MORE3
Mama Died And Left Me COMP3/5 BOX1/13
I'm Not Joking COMP3/4 DOG1/10


Mastered October 28, 1953, but recorded earlier. Memphis. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Willie Johnson, g; others unknown.
Highway My Friend COMP3/6 DOG1/11
Hold Your Money COMP3/7 DOG1/12
Streamline Woman COMP3/8 BOX1/15
California Blues #2 COMP3/9 DOG1/13
Stay Here Till My Baby Comes Back COMP3/10 DOG1/14
Crazy About You Baby COMP3/11 BOX1/16
U7565 All Night Boogie Ch 1557 COMP3/12 BOX1/14
U7566 I Love My Baby Ch 1557 COMP3/13 MORE7

NOTES: I Love My Baby is listed as U7567 on COMP and U7566 on MORE LP.



C. Chicago


March, 1954. Likely first session in Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Otis Spann, p; Lee Cooper, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Fred Below or Earl Phillips, d.
U7618 No Place To Go Ch 1566 COMP3/14
U7618 You Gonna Wreck My Life Ch 1744 COMP7/1 BOX1/17 MORE6
U7619 Neighbors COMP3/15 BOX1/18 MORE8
U7620 I'm The Wolf COMP3/16 BOX1/20 MORE9
U7621 Rockin' Daddy Ch 1566 COMP3/17 BOX1/21 MORE10

NOTES: You Gonna Wreck My Life is an alternate version of No Place To Go.


May 25, 1954. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Otis Spann, p; Jody Williams, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Earl Phillips, d.
U7657 Baby How Long Ch 1575 COMP3/18 BOX1/22
U7658 Evil Ch 1575 COMP3/19 BOX1/23


October, 1954. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Otis Spann, p; Jody Williams, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Earl Phillips, d.
U7740 I'll Be Around Ch 1584 COMP3/20 BOX1/24 MORE4
U7741 Forty Four Ch 1584 COMP3/21 BOX1/25


March, 1955. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Henry Gray, p; Jody Williams, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon b; Earl Phillips d.
U7795 Who Will Be Next? Ch 1593 COMP4/1 BOX1/26 MORE11
U7796 I Have A Little Ch 1593? COMP4/2 MORE12
U7798 Come To Me Baby Ch 1607 COMP4/3 DOG1/15
U7799 Don't Mess With My Baby Ch 1607? COMP4/4 BOX2/1


January, 1956. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin, Willie Johnson, g; Willie Dixon, b; Earl Phillips, d.
U7985 Smokestack Lightnin' Ch 1618 COMP4/5 BOX2/2
U7986 You Can't Be Beat Ch 1618 COMP4/6 BOX2/3 MORE5


July 19, 1956. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin or Willie Johnson, Otis "Smokey" Smothers, g; Willie Dixon, b; Earl Phillips, d.
8175 I Asked For Water Ch 1632 COMP4/7 BOX2/5
8176 So Glad Ch 1632 COMP4/8 DOG1/16
8177 Break Of Day COMP4/9
8178 The Natchez Burning Ch 1744 COMP4/10 BOX2/6 CHAIR21


December, 1956. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Adolph "Billy" Duncan, ts; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Willie Johnson, Smokey Smothers, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Earl Phillips, d.
8352 Going Back Home Ch 1648 COMP4/11
8353 Bluebird COMP4/12 DOG1/17
8354 My Life Ch 1648 COMP4/13 DOG1/18
8355 You Ought To Know COMP4/14 DOG1/19


June 24, 1957. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Adolph "Billy" Duncan, ts; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Willie Johnson, Smokey Smothers, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Earl Phillips, d.
8528 Who's Been Talking? Ch 1750 COMP4/15 BOX2/7 CHAIR4
8529 Tell Me Ch 1750 COMP4/16 BOX2/8 CHAIR12
8530 Somebody In My Home Ch 1668 COMP4/17
Somebody In My Home (alt) COMP7/2
8531 Nature Ch 1668 COMP4/18 CHAIR17
Nature (alt) COMP7/4 DOG1/20
Nature (tks 1-4-6) COMP7/3


December, 1957. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin, Jody Williams, g; Alfred Elkins, b; Earl Phillips, d.
8615 Walk To Camp Hill COMP4/19 DOG1/21
8616 Poor Boy Ch 1679 COMP4/20 CHAIR15
Poor Boy (alt) DOG1/22
8617 My Baby Told Me COMP4/21 DOG2/1
8618 Sittin' On Top Of The World Ch 1679 COMP4/22 BOX2/9 CHAIR16

NOTES: My Baby Told Me is an alternate version of Moanin' For My Baby.


March, 1958. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Abb Locke, ts; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; probably Willie Dixon, b; S.P. Leary, d.
8718 I Didn't Know COMP7/5
8719 Howlin' Blues Ch 1726 COMP4/23
Howlin' Blues (alt) CHANGE12
I Better Go Now (tk 1) COMP7/6
8720-3 I Better Go Now Ch 1726 COMP4/24 BOX2/13 CHANGE5

NOTES: I Didn't Know was recorded again on April 3, 1958. Howlin' Blues, also known as I'm Going Away, is listed as 8790 in a COMP footnote and as 9272 on CHANGE LP. I Better Go Now is listed as 9272 in a COMP footnote and on BOX, aas 8790 on CHANGE LP, and as September, 1958 on BOX.


April 3, 1958. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Adolph "Billy" Dockins, ts; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin, Jody Williams, g; Abb Locke, ts, Alfred Elkins, b; Earl Phillips, d.
8774 I Didn't Know Ch 1695 COMP5/1 BOX2/10 CHANGE10
8775 Moaning For My Baby Ch 1695 COMP5/2 BOX2/11
Moaning For My Baby (tks 3-4) COMP7/7
Midnight Blues DOG2/2

NOTES: Midnight Blues is also known as I'm Goin' Away.


Circa September, 1958. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; L.D. McGhee, Hubert Sumlin, g; S.P. Leary, d.
9150 I'm Leaving You Ch 1712 COMP5/3
I'm Leaving You (alt) COMP7/8
I'm Leaving You (tks 7-10) COMP7/7
9151-3 You Can't Put Me Out COMP5/4 DOG2/3
You Can't Put Me Out (alt) COMP7/10
9152 Change My Way Ch 1712 COMP5/5 BOX2/12 CHANGE3
9153 Getting Late COMP5/6 DOG2/4


July, 1959. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Abb Locke, ts; Hosea Lee Kennard, p; Hubert Sumlin, Abe Smothers, g; S.P. Leary d.
9583 I've Been Abused Ch 1735 COMP5/7 BOX2/15 CHANGE8
I've Been Abused (tks 5-7) COMP7/11
9584 Howlin' For My Darlin' Ch 1762 COMP5/8 BOX2/14 CHAIR11
Howlin' For My Darlin' (tks 1-7) COMP7/12
9585 My People's Gone COMP5/9 DOG2/6
9586 Mr Airplane Man Ch 1735 COMP5/10 CHANGE1
Mr Airplane Man (alt) BOX2/16
Mr Airplane Man (tks 1-2) COMP7/14
Wolf In The Mood COMP7/13 DOG2/5


June, 1960. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Otis Spann, p; Freddie King, Freddie Robinson, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Fred Below, d.
10263 Wang Dang Doodle Ch 1777 COMP5/11 BOX2/17 CHAIR5
10264 Back Door Man Ch 1777 COMP5/12 BOX2/18 CHAIR10
10265 Spoonful Ch 1762 COMP5/13 BOX2/20 CHAIR7


May, 1961. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Johnny Jones, p; Jimmy Rogers, Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Sam Lay, d.
10917 Down In The Bottom Ch 1793 COMP5/15 BOX2/21 CHAIR9
10918 Little Baby Ch 1793? COMP5/14 CHAIR6


June, 1961. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Johnny Jones, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Willie Dixon, b; Sam Lay, d.
10937 Shake For Me Ch 1804 COMP5/16 BOX2/22 CHAIR1
10938 The Red Rooster Ch 1804 COMP5/17 BOX2/23 CHAIR2


December, 1961. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Henry Gray, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Jimmy Rogers, Willie Dixon, b; Sam Lay, d.
11377 You'll Be Mine Ch 1813 COMP5/18 BOX2/24 CHAIR3
11378 Just Like I Treat You Ch 1823 COMP5/19 BOX2/25 CHANGE7
11379 I Ain't Superstitious Ch 1823 COMP5/20 BOX2/26 CHANGE11
11380 Goin' Down Slow Ch 1813 COMP5/21 BOX2/27 CHAIR8


September 28, 1962. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; J.T. Brown, Unknown, ts; Johnny Jones, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Jerome Arnold, b; Junior Blackman, d.
11914 Mama's Baby Ch 1844 COMP5/22 DOG2/7
11915 Do The Do Ch 1844 COMP5/23 CHANGE14
11916 Tail Dragger Ch 1890 COMP5/24 BOX2/28 CHAIR19
Tail Dragger (alt) DOG2/8
11917 Long Green Stuff COMP5/25 DOG2/9


July 26, 1963. Live in Chicago at the Copa Cabana Club. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Jarrett Gibson, Donald Hankins, saxes; Otis Spann, p; Buddy Guy, g; Jack Meyers, b; Fred Below, d.
12576 Sugar Mama COMP6/1
May I Have A Talk With You? COMP6/2


August 14, 1963. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; J.T. Brown, ts; Donald Hankins, bs; Lafayette Leake, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Jerome Arnold or Buddy Guy, b; Sam Lay, d.
12617 Hidden Charms Ch 1890 COMP6/3 BOX3/1 CHANGE15
12618 Three Hundred Pounds of Joy Ch 1870 COMP6/4 BOX3/2 CHAIR20
12619 Joy To My Soul COMP6/5 DOG2/10
12620 Built For Comfort Ch 1870 COMP6/6 BOX3/3 CHAIR22


August, 1964. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Arnold Rogers, ts; Donald Hankins, bs; Lafayette Leake, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Andrew Palmer, el b; Willie Dixon, b; Sam Lay, d.
13417 Love Me Darlin' Ch 1911 COMP6/7 BOX3/4 CHANGE2
13418 Killing Floor Ch 1923 COMP6/8 BOX3/5 CHAIR13
13419 My Country Sugar Mama Ch 1911 COMP6/9 BOX3/6 CHAIR18
13420 Louise Ch 1923 COMP6/10 BOX3/7 CHAIR14


November 6, 1964. Live in Bremen, Germany. Howlin' Wolf, v, g, hca; Hubert Sumlin, g; Sunnyland Slim, p; Willie Dixon, b; Clifton James, d.
Shake For Me LIVE1
Love Me LIVE2
Dust My Broom LIVE3
I Didn't Mean To Hurt Your Feelings LIVE4
Rockin' The Blues LIVE5
All My Life LIVE6
Goin' Down Slow LIVE7
Howlin' For My Darlin' LIVE8
Forty Four LIVE9


April 15, 1965. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Eddie Shaw, ts; Lee Eggleston, p; Hubert Sumlin, Buddy Guy, g; Unknown, b; Sam Lay, d.
13882 I Walked From Dallas Ch 1945 COMP6/11 BOX3/8 CHANGE4
13883 Tell Me What I've Done Ch 1928 COMP6/12 BOX3/9 CHAIR24
13884 Don't Laugh At Me Ch 1945 COMP6/13 BOX3/10 CHANGE9
13885 Ooh Baby (Hold Me) Ch 1928 COMP6/14 BOX3/11 CHAIR23


April 11, 1966. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Eddie Shaw, Unknown, ts; Henry Gray, p; Hubert Sumlin, Unknown, g; Unknown, b; Sam Lay, d.
14640 Poor Wind That Never Change COMP6/15 DOG2/11
14641 New Crawlin' King Snake Ch 1968 COMP6/16 BOX3/12 CHANGE6
14642 My Mind Is Ramblin' Ch 1968 COMP6/17 BOX3/13 CHANGE13
14643 Commit A Crime COMP6/18 BOX3/14

NOTES: Poor Wind That Never Change is listed as April 11, 1964 on DOG, but the matrix numbers don't bear this out.


June, 1967. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Eddie Shaw, ts; Unknown, p, b; Hubert Sumlin, g; Cassell Burrows, d; others unknown.
15816 Pop It To Me Ch 2009 COMP6/19 DOG2/12
15817 I Had A Dream Ch 2009 COMP6/20 DOG2/13
15818 Dust My Broom COMP6/21 BOX3/15


September, 1967. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, v, g, hca; others not listed.
Long Distance Call SUPER1
Ooh Baby & Wrecking My Love Life SUPER2
Sweet Little Angel SUPER3
Spoonful SUPER4
Diddley Daddy SUPER5
The Red Rooster SUPER6
Goin' Down Slow SUPER7


November, 1968. Chicago. Acoustic session. Howlin' Wolf, v, g.
I'm The Wolf COMP7/16 BOX3/16
Rollin' And Tumblin' COMP7/15 DOG2/16
Conversation/Howlin' Wolf Talks COMP7/18 BOX1/6,1/20,2/4,2/19 DOG2/17
I Ain't Gonna Be Your Dog No More DOG2/18
Woke Up This Morning DOG2/19
Ain't Going Down That Dirt Road #1 COMP7/17 BOX3/17
Ain't Going Down That Dirt Road #2 DOG2/20


November, 1968. Chicago. Sessions for The Howlin' Wolf Album (Chess) 1969, which Wolf referred to as "dogshit." Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Gene Barge, sax; Donald Myrick, f; Hubert Sumlin, Pete Cosey, Roland Faulkner, Phil Upchurch, g; Louis Satterfield, b; Morris Jennings, d.
Spoonful ALBUM1
Tail Dragger ALBUM2
Smokestack Lightnin' ALBUM3
Moanin' At Midnight ALBUM4
Built For Comfort ALBUM5
The Red Rooster ALBUM6
Evil ALBUM7
Down In The Bottom ALBUM8
Three Hundred Pounds Of Joy ALBUM9
Back Door Man ALBUM10


July 14, 1969. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; possibly Lafayette Leake, p; Hubert Sumlin, g; Calvin Jones, b; Cassell Burrows, d; others unknown.
17979 Mary Sue Ch 2081 COMP6/22 BOX3/18
17980 Hard Luck Ch 2081 COMP6/23 BOX3/19
17981? The Big House DOG2/14
17982 Tired Of Crying COMP6/24 DOG2/15



D. Last Recordings


May, 1970. London. Howlin' Wolf, v, g, hca; Joe Miller, Jordan Sandke, Dennis Lansing, horns; Jeff Carp, hca; Ian Stewart, John Simon, Lafayette Leake, Steve Winwood, p, org; Eric Clapton, Humbert Sumlin, g; Bill Wyman, Klaus Voorman, Phil Upchurch, b; Ringo Starr, Charlie Watts, perc, d.
Rockin' Daddy LONDON1
I Ain't Superstitious LONDON2
Sittin' On Top Of The World LONDON3
Worried About My Baby LONDON4
What A Woman! LONDON5
Poor Boy LONDON6
Built For Comfort LONDON7
Who's Been Talking? LONDON8
The Red Rooster BOX3/20 LONDON9
Do The Do LONDON10
Highway LONDON11
Wang Dang Doodle LONDON12
Goin' Down Slow REVISITED5
Killing Floor REVISITED6
I Want To Have A Word With You REVISITED7


1971. Chicago. Session for Message To The Young (Chess) 1971. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; other personnel not listed.
If I Were A Bird MESSAGE1
I Smell A Rat MESSAGE2
Miss Jones MESSAGE3
Message To The Young MESSAGE4
She's Looking Good MESSAGE5
Just As Long MESSAGE6
Romance Without Finance MESSAGE7
Turn Me On MESSAGE8


1972. Chicago. Live and Cookin' At Alice's Revisited. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Albert Luandrew, p; Hubert Sumlin, Willie Williams, g; Eddie Taylor, ts; David Myers, b; Fred Below, d.
When I Laid Down I Was Troubled ALICE1
I Don't Know ALICE2
Mean Mistreater ALICE3
I Had A Dream ALICE4
Call Me The Wolf ALICE5
Don't Laugh At Me ALICE6
Just Passing By ALICE7
Sittin' On Top Of The World ALICE8


1973. Chicago. Howlin' Wolf, v, hca; Detroit Jr, p; Hubert Sumlin, Willie Harris, g; James Green or Andrew McMahon, b; S.P. Leary, d.
Moving BACK1 BOX3/21
Coon On The Moon BACK2
Speak Now Woman BACK3
Trying To Forget You BACK4
Stop Using Me BACK5
Leave Here Walking BACK6
The Back Door Wolf BACK7
You Turn Slick On Me BACK8
Watergate Blues BACK9
Can't Stay Here BACK10
Speak Now Woman (alt) BACK11