United Records and its sister imprint States had one of the most varied blues talent rosters of any Chicago label during the early-to-mid-1950s. Long Man Blues spotlights 70 minutes of superb United/States rarities. Contains 25 songs including many previously unissued and others unavailable since their initial 78 release. With Eddie Boyd, L.C. McKinley, Ernest Cotton, Jack Cooley, Harold Burrage, Dennis "Long Man" Binder, Cliff Butler, Eddie Ware, Edward "Gates" White and Arbee Stidham featuring the legendary guitarist Earl Hooker. A wide range of styles are featured; from down-home '50s Chicago blues to the more uptown jazz-inflected blues prevalent on many United recordings.

Part of our United Series.

Song List:
1. Blue Coat Man
2. Disgusted
3. Be My Companion
4. Tortured Blues
5. Weeping Willow Blues
6. Empty Bed
7. I Could But I AIn't
8. Rain On My Window
9. I Feel So Fine
10. You're Gonna Cry
11. I'm A Lover
12. Feel So Good
13. The Long Man
14. I'm A Lover (Alternative)
15. The Stuff I Like
16. Lonely Broken Heart
17. Adam's Rib
18. Jealous Hearted Woman
19. Tired Of Being Mistreated
20. Love Is A Mistake
21. Mother-In-Law
22. Rocakabye Baby
23. I Stayed Away Too Long
24. Look Me Straight In The Eye
25. I Stayed Away Too Long (Alternative)

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