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To order, send a check or money order to:

John Cephas
12375 Paige Road
Woodford, VA 22580

All CD titles are $15 each plus shipping. Handling is $3 for the first CD. Add .75 for each additional CD.

Newest Release! Cephas & Wiggins - Richmond Blues ($15)
In this special recording from the Smithsonian Folkways African American Legacy Series, John and Phil offer an outstanding historical presentation of Piedmont Blues, tracing the music from Richmond, VA all the way to Atlanta, GA. Each track is a real gem.
Tracks: Richmond Blues, Going to the River, Keep Your Hands Off My Baby, Black Rat Swing, Mamie, Crow Jane, Dog Days of August, John Henry, Pigmeat Crave, Prison Bound Blues, Key to the Highway, Going Down the Road Feeling Bad, Careless Love, Great Change, Reno Factory, Step it Up and Go.


Shoulder to Shoulder ($15)
Tracks: Ain't Seen My Baby, I Did Do Right, Catfish Blues, Susie Q, All I've Got Is Them Blues, Dirt Road, Broke and Hungry, Three Ball Blues, Brother Can You Spare a Dime, I Won't Be Down, Seattle Rainy Day, The Blues Three Ways.

Together in Las Vegas ($15)
This CD is not available in stores and can only be purchased online. To order, send a check or money order to the address above. (Note that Phil Wiggins is not featured on this CD.)
Tracks: Flip, Flop and Fly, Soul of a Man, Broke Down Engine, Death Don't Have No Mercy, How Do You Want Your Loving Done, Love Crazy, Jesus is Calling, Richmond Blues, Try Me, Girl of Seven, Illinois Blues, Careless Love, I Will Do My Last Singing.


Somebody Told the Truth  ($15)
Tracks: Stack and the Devil, Railroad Bill, Last Fair Deal Gone Down, Sick Bed Blues, The Pimp in the Pink Suit, Burn Your Bridges, Darling Cora, Forgiveness, Bowling Green Strut, Darkness on the Delta, Reno Factory, Somebody Told the Truth on Me, Something Smells.

Bluesmen ($15)
Tracks: Big Boss Man, Mama Let Me Lay it on You, Prison Bound Blues, Jesus is Mine, Little Red Rooster, Blake's Rag, Shanty in Old Shanty Town, Broke Down Engine, Good Morning Little School Girl, St. Louis Blues, Things I Used to Do, Sick Bed Blues, Burn Your Bridges, Goin' to the River, Prison Blues, Keep Your Hands Off Her.

Cool Down ($15)
Tracks: Action Man, Man Without a Future, Screaming and Crying, No Ice in My Bourbon, The Blues Will Do Your Heart Good, Caroline in the Morning, Backwater Blues, Going to the River, Cool Down, Special Rider, Hard Liquor, Nine Pound Hammer, Right of Way Blues, Twelve Gates to the City.

Dog Days of August ($15)
Tracks: Reno Factory, Cherry Ball, Dog Days of August, Stagger Lee, Hard Time Killing Floor Blues, John Henry, I Saw the Light, Roberta.

Flip, Flop & Fly ($15)
Tracks: Flip, Flop and Fly, No Lovin' Baby Now, One Kind Flavor, Evil Twin Blues, Today I Started Loving You Again, Too Old to Dream, Darkness on the Delta, Blue Day Blues, Standing at Judgment, The Backbiter, Devil Got My Woman, Banks of the River.

From Richmond to Atlanta ($15)
Tracks: Dog Days of August, No Lovin' Baby Now, Brownsville, Roberta, Black Cat on the Line, Police Dog Blues, I Saw the Light, Cherry Ball, Backbiter, Richmond Blues, Evil Twin Blues, Blue Day Blues.

Guitar Man ($15)
Tracks: Black Cat on the Line, Richmond Blues, Weeping Willow, Guitar Man, Police Dog Blues, Corrine, Careless Love, Brownsville Blues.

Homemade ($15)
Tracks: Mamie, Meeting the Mule, Spider Woman, Trouble in Mind, Jelly Roll, Walking Mama, A Lot of Them Blues, Illinois Blues, I Was Determined, Sounds of the Blues, Worried Life Blues, Me and My Chauffeur, Slow Blues, Leaving Blues, Pigmeat.