Mark Hummel – East Bay Blues Vaults 1976-1988


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Grammy Award nominated West Coast Harp Ace Mark Hummel opens the vaults to the Golden Age of the East Bay San Francisco Blues Scene and the Legendary Artists that both welcomed and inspired him in the 1970's and 80's.
A Treasure Trove of 22 Ultra-Rare Blues Recordings from the likes of Brownie McGhee with Francis Clay, Sonny Rhodes, Boogie Jake, Ron Thompson, Mark Hummel and the Blues Survivors, J. J. Malone, Paris Slim, Cool Papa and Mississippi Johnny Waters. Remastered by Kid Andersen at Greaseland Studios, San Jose, CA.
Available in a Limited Edition of 1,000 Pressings Worldwide.

Track Listing:
1.Walk On - 3:33   2. Close Call -5:03   3. Look Out For Sonny Rhodes - 3:39   4. Grandpa Said - 3:36   5. Guitar Shuffle - 2:28   6. I Can't Hang - 4:06   7. I'm Shakin' - 3:06   8. You Can Look For Me - 2:09   9. Take The Bitter With The Sweet - 4:45   10. Train, Train - 3:27   11. Freight Train - 4:14   12. Stranded - 4:16   13. Gotta Make A Change - 2:35   14. I'm Wondering - 3:15   15. Wish Me Well - 2:53   16. Sugar Sweet - 3:14   17. Draw In Your Lips - 2:50   18. Automobile Blues - 4:21   19. Racetrack Blues - 2:02   20. It Won't Rain In California - 4:19   21. Left My Home - 3:21   22. Boogie Train - 4:17

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