Cross Road Blues / Ramblin' On My Mind
This is a Black Friday 2018 item. It will be available to purchase from our store from on November 23rd. Remaining stock will be available to purchase from this page at 10am, Sunday, November 25th.
Robert Johnson, “The King of The Delta Blues Singers”, achieved his reputation based on 29 timeless recordings cut for the ARC/Vocalion group of labels at five sessions held between November 23, 1936 and June 20, 1937. The impact of Johnson's combined intense vocals, outstanding guitar skills and songwriting talent introduced a musical and lyrical vocabulary that formed the foundation of modern blues and blues rock that influenced generations of
musicians including Muddy Waters, Elmore James, Eric Clapton and The Rolling Stones.
A special 2018 Black Friday offering of Robert Johnson’s iconic 1936 recordings of “Cross Road Blues”/“Ramblin’ On My Mind” reproduced on the Vocalion label with sleeve as a 10-inch 78 RPM microgroove single.