Hound Dog Taylor

Real name: Theodore Roosevelt Taylor
Born: April 12, 1915, Natchez, Mississippi
Died: December 17, 1975, Chicago, Illinois
 
 


SINGLES

BEA & BABY 112 – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
My Baby Is Coming Home / Take Five (1960 US)
(Note: also available as an identical US 2011 repro edition)

KEY 112 – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
My Baby Is Coming Home / Take Five (1960 US)

FIRMA 626 – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Christine / Alley Music (1962 US)

C.J. 626 – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Christine / Alley Music (1962 US)

MARJETTE 45 1102 (reissue) – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Baby’s Coming Home / Five, Take Five (19?? US)

OUTASITE OS.45-504 (reissue) – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Christine / Alley Music (1967 UK)

CHECKER 1223 (reissue, poss. unissued) – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Watch Out / Down Home (1969 US)
(Note: 1967 recordings)

ALLIGATOR TD-13 (white label promo) – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
Crossroads / (reverse by Fenton Robinson: Little Touch) (19?? JPN)

ROOSTER R-24 (reissue, red vinyl) – HOUND DOG TAYLOR
My Baby’s Coming Home / Five, Take Five (1980 US)
(Note: 1960 recordings)


In addition, Hound Dog Taylor plays the bass guitar on “Set A Date” / “Can’t Afford To Do It” (Colt 632, 1962; UK reissue: Sue WI 330, 1965) by Homesick James.

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ALBUMS

ALLIGATOR AL 4701 [LP]/ALC 4701 [CS] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR AND THE HOUSEROCKERS (1971 US)
She’s Gone / Walking The Ceiling / Held My Baby Last Night / Taylor’s Rock / It’s Alright / Phillips’ Theme / Wild About You Baby / I Just Can’t Make It / It Hurts Me Too / 44 Blues / Give Me Back My Wig / 55th Street Boogie
(recorded at Sound Studios, Chicago, Illinois, May 25 & June, 1971, feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– UK edition: Sonet SNTF 676, 1974 / French edition: Sonet STY. 28095, 1974 / Australian edition: Toadstool L 35435, 1975 / Japanese edition: Alligator-Trio PA-3090/PA-6217, 1976 / lp reissues: Alligator AL 4701, 1978 US / Alligator 4701, 2011 US / Alligator 4701, 2017 ITA / cd reissues: Alligator ALCD 4701, 1990 US/EU / Alligator-King KICP 2490, 1994 JPN / P-Vine PCD-23040, 2000 JPN / Alligator ALCD 4701, 2003 US / P-Vine PCD-23955, 2007 JPN / Irond 08-K035, 2008 RUS –


ALLIGATOR AL 4704 [LP]/ALC 4704 [CS] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: NATURAL BOOGIE (1974 US)
Take Five / Hawaiian Boogie / See Me In The Evening / You Can’t Sit Down / Sitting At Home Alone / One More Time / Roll Your Moneymaker / Buster’s Boogie / Sadie / Talk To My Baby / Goodnight Boogie
(Note: recorded in Chicago, 1974 feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– UK edition: Sonet SNTF 678, 1974 / French edition: Sonet 528096/STY.28096, 1974 / Australian edition: Toadstool L 35500, 1974 / lp reissues: Alligator AL 4704, 1979 US / Alligator-Trio PA-6217, 1980? JPN / Atlas LA23-3003, 1980 JPN / cd reissues: Alligator ALCD 4704, 1989 US/EU / Alligator-Virgin 30319, 1990 FRA / Toadstool D 35500, 19?? AUS / P-Vine PCD-23041, 2000 JPN / P-Vine PCD-23966, 2007 JPN –


ALLIGATOR AL 4707 [LP]/ALC 4707 [CS] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: BEWARE OF THE DOG (1976 US)
Give Me Back My Wig / The Sun Is Shining / Kitchen Sink Boogie * / Dust My Broom / Comin’ Around The Mountain / Let’s Get Funky / Rock Me / It’s Allright / Freddie’s Blues *
(Note: * recorded live at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, January 18, 1974 for WXRT-FM, Chicago, and other tracks at Smiling Dog Saloon, Cleveland, Ohio, November 22-24, 1974 for WMMS-FM, feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr/vcl & Ted Harvey:dms)
– UK edition: Sonet SNTF 701, 1976 / French edition: Sonet 520357, 1976 / Portuguese edition: Rossil LP 14109 / Japanese edition: Alligator-Trio PA-6060, 1976 / Australian edition: Larrikin LRF-061, 1976 / lp reissues: Sonet INT 147, 1980 GER / Sonet RISLP 14109, 1981 POR / Pathé Marconi-EMI-Sonet-Alligator 2C064-98343, 198? FRA / Sonet SNTF 701, 199? UK / cd reissues: Alligator ALCD 4707, 1991 US/CAN / P-Vine PCD-23053, 199? JPN / cs reissue: Alligator ALC 4707, 1991 US/CAN –


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COLLECTIONS & POSTUME RELEASES

JSP 1020 [LP] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR: LIVE AT FLORENCES (1981 UK)
Stompin’ / I Held My Baby Last Night / Funky / You Can’t Sit Down / Hound Dog’s Blues / Coming Round The Mountain / Rock Me / Florence’s Shuffle / Juke Joint Boogie / Goodnight Boogie
(Note: recorded live at Florences Lounge, Chicago, Illinois c. in the early 1970’s, feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– cd reissue: JSP CD 1020, 1997 UK –


ALLIGATOR AL 4727 [LP]/ALC 4727 [CS] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: GENUINE HOUSEROCKING MUSIC (1982 US/CAN)
Ain’t Got Nobody / Gonna Send You Back To Georgia / Fender Bender / My Baby’s Coming Home / Blue Guitar / The Sun Us Shining / Phillips Goes Bananas / What’d I Say / Kansas City / Crossroads
(Note: left-over material from the previous albums, recorded in 1971 and 1973)
– UK edition: Sonet SNTF 879, 1982 / Japanese edition: Atlas LA23-3015, 1982 / French edition: Sonet 508652, 1982 / Italian edition: Sonet SNTL 2879, 1982 / lp reissue: Sonet SNTF 879, 1987 UK / cd reissues: Alligator ALCD 4727, 1993 US/EU / Alligator KICP-2416, 1993 JPN / P-Vine PCD-93496, 2012 JPN –


JSP 1049 [LP] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: HOUSE ROCKIN’ BOOGIE (1982 UK)
Ships On The Ocean / Rockin’ With The Dog / Everyday I Have The Blues / No Hair / Walking The Ceiling / Mother In Law Blues / Stinging The Blues / Rockin’ Boogie
(Note: recorded live at Florences Lounge, Chicago, Illinois c. in the early 1970’s, feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)

ALLIGATOR/BLUESMAN BD-32.227/28 [2-LP] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: NATURAL BOOGIE / BEWARE OF THE DOG! (1983 SPA)
Take Five / Hawaiian Boogie / See Me In The Evening / You Can’t Sit Down / Sitting At Home Alone / One More Time / Roll Your Moneymaker / Buster’s Boogie / Sadie / Talk To My Baby / Goodnight Boogie / Get Me Back My Wig / The Sun Is Shining / Kitchen Sink Boogie / Dust My Broom / Comin’ Around The Mountain / Let’s Get Funky / Rock Me / It’s Alright / Freddie’s Blues

FAN CLUB LP FC-100 [LP]/FAN CLUB FCD 100/NEW ROSE CD 5100 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: LIVE AT JOE’S PLACE (1992 FRA)
Kitchen Sink Boogie / Phillips Crawl / Wild About You Baby / Kansas City / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / The Sky Is Crying / It Hurts Me Too / Dust My Broom / Freddy’s Blues / Glue Me Back My Wig / Take Five
(Note: recorded live at Joe’s Place in Boston, 1972 feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– cd reissues: Over-Dose Presents CECC-00617, 1993 JPN / Last Call 422319, 1996 FRA –


WOLF 120.300 CD [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: HAVE SOME FUN (1992 AUT)
Gonna Send You Back To Georgia / Taylor’s Crawl / Rock Me Baby / Good Nite Boogie / Wild About You Baby / Jumping With Symphony Sid / The Things I Used To Do / Phillips Stomp / I Just Can’t Take It / What Do I Say / Ingleside Blues
(Note: recorded live Joe’s Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1972 feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– cd reissue: Wolf 120.300 CD, 1998 UT –


ALLIGATOR/KING KICP 2399 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: NATURAL BOOGIE PLUS BEWARE OF THE DOG (1993 JPN)
Take Five / Hawaiian Boogie / See Me In The Evening / You Can’t Sit Down / Sitting At Home Alone / One More Time / Roll Your Moneymaker / Buster’s Boogie / Sadie / Talk To My Baby / Goodnight Boogie / Give Me Back My Wig / The Sun Is Shining / Kitchen Sing Boogie / Dust My Broom / Comin’ Around The Mountain

WOLF 120.600 CD [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: FREDDIE’S BLUES (1994 AUT)
Dust My Broom / Phillip’s Crawl / Freddie’s Blues / Strollin’ With Brewer / It Hurts Me Too / Jumping With Symphony Sid / Take Five / Blue For Suzie / Roll Your Moneymaker / Let’s Get Funky / Florence’s Blues
(Note: recorded live at Joe’s Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 28, 1972 feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– cd reissue: Wolf 120.600 CD, 2002 AUT –


CHARLY CR 218 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: LIVE IN BOSTON (1999 UK)
Wild About You Baby / The Sky Is Crying / Dust My Broom / Give Me Back My Wig / Mama, Talk To Your Daughter / Gonna Send You Back To Georgia / Rock Me Baby / Jumping With Symphony Sid / I Just Can’t Take It / It Hurts Me Too / Roll Your Money Maker / Freddie’s Blues / Let’s Get Funky / Take Five / Goodnight Boogie
(Note: recorded live at Joe’s Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1972 feat. Hound Dog Taylor:vcl/gtr, Brewer Phillips:gtr & Ted Harvey:dms)
– Australian edition: “Live In Boston – Charly Blues Masterworks”, Charly RXB010, 1999 –


ALLIGATOR ALCD 5605 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: ALLIGATOR DELUXE EDITION (1999 US)
Wild About You, Baby / The Sun Is Shining / Roll Your Moneymaker / Give Me Back My Wig / Walking The Ceiling / See Me In The Morning / Phillips Goes Bananas / It Hurts Me Too / What’d I Say / Rock Me / Phillips’ Theme (prev. unreleased) / Take Five / She’s Gone / Ain’t It Lonesome (prev. unreleased) / Ain’t Got Nobody

ALLIGATOR ALCD 4896 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: RELEASE THE HOUND (2004 US)
Wild About You, Baby / Sen-Sa-Shun / She’s Gone / It Hurts Me Too / What’d I Say? / One More Time / Sadie / The Dog Meets The Wolf / Walking The Ceiling / Sitting At Home Alone / Phillips Screwdriver / Gonna Send You Back To Georgia / Things Don’t Work Out Right / See Me In The Evening-It’s Alright
(Note: all the tracks except “Phillips Screwdriver” are live recordings)
– Japanese edition: P-Vine PCD-23513, 2004 / Australian edition: Alligator ALCD 4896, 2004 / lp reissue: P-Vine PLP-7174, 2021 JPN –


P-VINE PCD-93289 [CD] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR & THE HOUSEROCKERS: THE BEST & UNRELEASED (2009 JPN)
Give Me Back My Wig / Crossroads / She’s Gone / The Sky Is Crying (prev. unreleased) / You Can’t Sit Down / Look On Yonder’s Wall / Buster’s Boogie / Sadie / Phillips Goes Bananas (prev. unreleased) / It’s Allright / 55th Street Boogie / Sitting At Home Alone / Don’t Blame On Me / Wichita Special (prev. unreleased) / Let’s Get Funky + mpg-movie “Taylor’s Rock (Ann Arbor Jazz Festival 1973)”

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COMPILATIONS

FONTANA 885 433 TY [LP] – V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL ’67 (1967 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: The Sky Is Crying / Little Walter (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): You Be So Fine * / Koko Taylor (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): Wang Dang Doodle ** / Koko Taylor (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): What Kind Of Man Is This **
(recorded live at Kongress-Halle, Berlin, on October 15, 1967 with Little Walter:vcl*/hca, Koko Taylor:vcl**, Dillard Crume:bs & Odie Payne:dms)
– US edition: L+R LRC-200, 1967 / lp reissue: L+R LP 42.070 / cd reissues: L+R CDLR 42070, 1990 GER / L+R CD-2070, 1992 GER/JPN –


BLUE FLAME BLP-101 [LP] – V/A: COLLECTORS ALBUM – C.J.’S ROOTS OF CHICAGO BLUES (1970 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Christine (without vocal track) / Alley Music

PYTHON PLP-KM 17 [LP] – V/A: BLUES – CHICAGO STYLE (1970 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home / Christine / Five Take Five / Alley Music

ATLANTIC SD 2-503 [2-LP]/ATLC CS-2-502 [CS] – V/A: ANN ARBOR BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL 1972 (1973 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Kitchen Sink Boogie
– Japanese edition: Atlantic-Warner Bros. P-5090/1, 1973 / Australian edition: Atlantic SD 2-502, 1973 / German edition: Atlantic ATL 60 048, 1973 / 2-lp reissue: Atlantic-Classic SD 2-502 0698, 2000 US / 2-cd reissues: Atlantic AMCY-6134-5, 2001 JPN / Wounded Bird WOU 2502, 2014 US –

TOADSTOOL SMX-46057 [7″ EP, p/s] – V/A: LEVI’S BLUES (1975 AUS)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Everything’s Alright

ALLIGATOR AL A-1-A [LP] (promo) – V/A: ALLIGATOR TRACKS (1979 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Take Five

CHICAGO SLIDE CS 005 [LP] – V/A: SLIDE GUITAR CLASSICS (1979 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sittin’ Here Alone / Watch Out / Hound Dog / Down Home Special / Scrappin’

BLUES BALL 2003 [LP] – V/A: SULTANS OF SLIDE GUITAR (19?? US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out / Hound Dog / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Down Home Special

CHESS-TELDEC 6.28601 DP [2-LP] – V/A: CHESS BLUES RARITIES – RARE AND UNISSUED RECORDINGS (1982 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: Down Home Special / Watch Out / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Hound Dog
(Note: 9/1967 Chicago-recordings with Walter Horton:hca, Lafayette Leake:pno, Lee Jackson:bs & Robert Whitehead:dms)
– 2-lp reissues: Chess CXMD 4055, 1984 UK / Chess CH-2-9230, 1984 US / Chess-Polarvox DLP 206, 1986 FIN / Chess GCH 2-6035, 1988 ITA / Chess CH2-92519, 19?? US / cs edition: Chess GCHK 2-6035, 1988 ITA / cd reissue: Chess CD CHESS 1023, 1989 EU –


NEON NELP-899 [LP] – V/A: BACHELOR BLUES (1982 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Alley Music

JSP 1055 [LP] – V/A: THE BLUES GUITAR ALBUM, VOLUME 2 (1982 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Blues Stomp

JSP 1074 [LP] – HOUND DOG TAYLOR/JOHNNY LITTLEJOHN: KINGS OF THE SLIDE GUITAR (1984 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out / Hound Dog / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Down Home Special

SONET SNTF 894 [LP] – V/A: ALLIGATOR SHOES (1985 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five
– German edition: Sonet INT 147.134, 1983 –

ALLIGATOR AL 101 [LP]/ALC 101 [CS] – V/A: GENUINE HOUSEROCKIN’ MUSIC (1986 US/CAN)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Don’t Blame Me
– European lp edition: Sonet SNTC2, 1986 / lp reissue: Virgin-Sonet VG 50315/SNTX-2, 1987 GRE / cd reissue: Alligator ALCD 101, 1995 US –

P-VINE PLP-6074 [LP] – V/A: SLIDIN’ CHICAGO (1986 JPN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Hound Dog / Watch Out / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Down Home Special

ALLIGATOR AL 102 [LP] – V/A: GENUINE HOUSEROCKIN’ MUSIC, VOL. 2 – ALLIGATOR SHOES (1987 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five
– UK edition: Sonet SNTF 984, 1987 / cd reissue: Alligator ALCD 102, 1995 US –

P-VINE AL A-1 [LP] (promo) – V/A: ALLIGATOR TRACKS: A SAMPLER OF GENUINE HOUSEROCKING MUSIC FROM ALLIGATOR RECORDS (1987 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

RHINO R2 70716 [CD]/R4 70716 [CS] – V/A: GUITAR PLAYER PRESENTS LEGENDSA OF GUITAR – ELECTRIC BLUES, VOL. 1 (1990 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: See Me In The Evening

CHESS/GREEN LINE CDCHESS 1023 [CD] – V/A: CHESS BLUES RARITIES (1989 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Down Home Special / Watch Out / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Hound Dog

JUMP 1001 [7″ EP, p/s] – V/A: JUMP 1 (19?? UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

ALLIGATOR/SONET CDALS 1 [CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR… MAKES THE BLUES COME ALIVE (1990 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig
– reissue: Alligator ALCD 0007, 1992 US –

SEQUEL TBB LP 47555 [4-LP]/TBB CD 47555/1-2-3 [3-CD]/TBB MC 47555 [4-CS] – V/A: THE BLUES GUITAR BOX (1990 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sadie

ALLIGATOR ALCD 105/6 [2-CD/2-CS] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS – 20TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION (1991 US/CAN/EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig
– Dutch 2-cd edition: Alligator-Indisc DICD 3684, 1991 / Australian 2-cs edition: Alligator C45031/2, 1991 / Greek lp edition: Alligator VG 50555, 1991 / 2-cd reissue: Alligator ALCD 105/6, 1993 JPN / Alligator ALCD 105/6, 1994 CAN / Alligator ALCD 105/6, 1996 US/CAN/EU/AUS –

CHARLY CD RED 36 [CD] – V/A: SLIDIN’ (1991 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Hound Dog / Watch Out / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Down Home

MUSIC CLUB MCCD 016 [CD] – V/A: COMIN’ HOME TO THE BLUES (1991 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

MUSIC CLUB MCCD 124 [CD] – V/A: BLUES HARP BOOGIE – 25 YEARS OF BLUES HARMONICA (1993 UK)
Little Walter with Hound Dog Taylor, Dillard Crume & Odie Payne: Walter’s Jump
(Note: recorded in October 1967 from an unidentified European radio show)

PINK ‘N’ BLACK RECORDS PBEP 04 [7″ EP, p/s] – V/A: PINK ‘N’ BLACK RECORDS, VOLUME 4 (199? UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

MCA/CHESS CHD4-9340 [4-CD]/CHC4-9340 [4-CS] – V/A: CHESS BLUES (1992 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sittin’ Here Alone

FAN CLUB FCD 112 [CD] – V/A: A SPOONFUL OF BLUES (1992 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

ROUNDER/BULLSEYE BLUES BB 9533 [CD] – V/A: SLIDIN’…SOME SLIDE (1993 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

CHARLY CDCD 1092 [CD]/CDMC 1092 [CS] – V/A: KINGS OF THE BLUES GUITAR, VOL. 2 (1993 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out

RHINO R2 71126 [CD]/R4 71126 [CS] – V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOLUME 15 – SLIDE GUITAR CLASSICS (1993 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Taylor’s Rock

VERSAILLES VER 478308 2 [CD]/VER 478308 4 [CS] – V/A: LA ROUTE DU BLUES (1994 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

CHARLY CD DIG 4 [4-CD] – V/A: CHICAGO BLUES (1994 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out

OFFICIAL CD 503 [CD] – V/A: GONNA ROCK THE BLUES (1995 DEN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Alley Music

OFFICIAL CD 506 [CD] – V/A: GONNA ROCK THE BLUES AGAIN (1995 DEN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Christine

VERSAILLES VER 480395 2 [3-CD] – V/A: LA ROUTE DU BLUES (1995 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone / It’s Allright (live)

OFFICIAL CD 507 [CD] – V/A: MORE GONNA ROCK THE BLUES (1995 DEN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five / My Baby Is Come Home

ALLIGATOR # [CD] (promo) – V/A: GET HOOKED ON ALLIGATOR BLUES (1995 AUS)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

RHINO R2 72191 [CD] – V/A: BLUES FEST MODERN BLUES OF THE ’70S (1995 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sadie

HOUSE OF BLUES 51416 1149 2/7001087000-2 [2-CD]/7001087000-4 [2-CS] – V/A: ESSENTIAL BLUES (1995 US/EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

MEL BAY PUBLICATIONS # [BOOK + CD] – V/A: SLIDIN’…SOME SLIDE – COLLECTION COMPILED BY RON LEVY, INTRODUCTION & TRANSCRIPTIONS BY DAN BOWDEN (1996 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

MCA MVCM-22099 [CD] – V/A: SLIDIN’! – THE SLIDE GUITAR BLUES ANTHOLOGY (1996 JPN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Hound Dog / Watch Out / Scrappin’ / Sittin’ Here Alone / Down Home

ALLIGATOR ALCD 110/111 [2-CD]/ALC 110/11 [2-CS] – V/A: THE ALLIGATOR RECORDS 25TH ANNIVERSARY (1996 US/CAN)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Look On Yonder’s Wall
– 2-cd reissue: Alligator ALCD 110/11, 2009 US –

MUSIC CLUB MCCD 280 [CD] – V/A: SWEET’N’TOUGH – THE BLUES FROM CHICAGO (1996 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

AMERICAN ROADHOUSE 710022 [2-CD] – V/A: CLASSICS FROM THE ROADHOUSE (1996 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Five Take Five

EASYDISC EDCD 9003 [CD] – V/A: BLUES SLIDE GUITAR (1996 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

TIME LIFE MUSIC R859-88-104/MSD36053 [CD] – V/A: LIVING THE BLUES – CHICAGO BLUES GIANTS (1996 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sittin’ Here Alone

HOUSE OF BLUES/PLATINUM ENTERTAINMENT/A&M 51416 1280 2 [2-CD] – V/A: ESSENTIAL CHICAGO BLUES (1997 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: See Me In The Evening

HOUSE OF BLUES 51416 1301 2 [CD] – V/A: ESSENTIAL BLUES GUITAR (1997 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

CATFISH 105 [CD] – V/A: HARP LEGENDS, VOL. 2 (1997 UK)
Little Walter with Hound Dog Taylor: Mean Old World
(Note: radio show recording from American Folk Blues Festival 1967 tour)

WOLF 120.281 [CD] – V/A: CHICAGO BLUES FROM C.J. RECORDS, VOL. 1 (1997 AUT)
Hound Dog Taylor: Christine / Alley Music / You Don’t Love Me / Christine (instr.)

COLUMBIA 488992 2 [3-CD] – V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY 1965-1970, VOL. 1 (1997 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Christine
– reissues: Sony Records Int’l MHCP 1204/06, 2006 JPN / Blue Horizon-Columbia 4889924/82876862082, 2006 EU –

TIME LIFE MUSIC/UNIVERSAL MUSIC SPECIAL MARKETS R859-11/MSD-37130 [CD] – V/A: LIVING THE BLUES – THE ’70S BLUES CLASSICS (1997 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

WOLF 120.103 [CD] – V/A: THE BEST OF SLIDE GUITAR (1998 AUT)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Dust My Broom

WOLF 120.293 [CD] – V/A: BEA & BABY RECORDS PRESENTS – THE BEST OF CHICAGO BLUES, VOL. 1 (1998 AUT)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home

UNIVERSAL MUSIC HMV1 [CD] – V/A: HMV PRESENTS BLUES MASTERS (1998 CAN)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sittin’ Here Alone

WOLF CD 120.400 [CD] – V/A: BLUES POWER (VOLUME 1) (1998 AUT)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Gonna Send You Back To Georgia

CHESS/MCA CHD2 9393 [2-CD] – V/A: CHESS BLUES GUITAR – TWO DECADES OF KILLER FRETWORK 1949 TO 1969 (1998 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out
– EU edition: Chess MCD 09393/Chess-Universal Music International Ltd MCD 329 393-2, 1998 –

ALLIGATOR BPCD 001 [CD] – V/A: ‘GATOR BLUES (1998 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: My Baby’s Coming Home

BLUE CHICAGO BC 5003 [CD] – V/A: GOLDEN AGE OF BLUE CHICAGO (1998 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: It’s Alright

RHINO R2 75348 [CD] – V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOLUME 18: MORE SLIDE GUITAR CLASSICS (1998 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

BELLAPHON CDLR 42070 [CD] – V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL ’67 (1998 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: The Sky Is Crying / Little Walter (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): You Be So Fine / Koko Taylor (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): Wang Dang Doodle / Koko Taylor (with Hound Dog Taylor on gtr): What Kind Of Man Is This
(Note: recorded live at Kongress-Halle, Berlin, Germany on October 15, 1967)

POLYGRAM 7992 [CD] – V/A: LES GUITAR HEROES DU BLUES (1998 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Taylor’s Rock

POLYGRAM 8012 [CD] – V/A: CHICAGO BLUES (1998 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: 55th Street Boogie

POLYGRAM 8112 [CD] – V/A: LES LABELS DE LÉGENDE ALLIGATOR RECORDS (1998 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

POLYGRAM 9008142 [CD] – V/A: LES LABELS DE LÉGENDE ALLIGATOR RECORDS, VOL. 2 (1998 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sadie

POLYGRAM 9008212 [CD] – V/A: LES LABELS DE LÉGENDE CHESS RECORDS & DEMONS (1999 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor: Watch Out

POLYGRAM 9008222 [CD] – V/A: SLIDE GUITAR (1999 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Talk To My Baby

ALLIGATOR BPCD 005 [CDR] – V/A: ‘GATOR GUITAR BITES (1999 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Don’t Blame Me

MCA/UNIVERSAL 380596-2 [15-CD] – V/A: THE CHESS STORY 1947-1975 (1999 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sittin’ Here Alone

ALLIGATOR # [CD] (promo) – V/A: BLUES – MUSIC THAT CHANGED OUR LIVES (1999 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig (live)

HOUSE OF BLUES 51416 1466 2 [18-CD] – V/A: THE ESSENTIAL SHOEBOX FULL OF BLUES (1999 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody / See Me In The Evening / Give Me Back My Wig

SONY 4803952 [3-CD] – V/A: LA ROUTE DU BLUES (2000 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone / It’s Alright

P-VINE PCD-3889 [CD] – V/A: EVEN MO’ FUNKY BLUES: NEW STANDARDS (2000 JPN)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone / Let’s Get Funky

JAZZ & TZAZ 0004-2 [CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR BLUES (2000 GRE)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sadie

ALLIGATOR ALCD 1210 [CD] (promo) – V/A: BORDERS PRESENTS AWARD WINNING BLUES ON ALLIGATOR RECORDS (2000 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

ALLIGATOR ALCDBF2000 [CD] – V/A: THE ALLIGATOR RECORDS BLUES FESTIVAL (2000 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

ALLIGATOR ALCD 112/13 [2-CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS – 30TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION (2001 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: It’s Alright (+ bonus CD-ROM video track: Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Taylor’s Rock)

CHESS 1126962 [4-CD] – V/A: THE CHESS STORY 1965-1975 (2001 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Sitting Home Alone

TIME LIFE MUSIC TL 635/19 [2-CD] – V/A: LIVING THE BLUES – BLUES GUITAR (2001 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: 55th Street Boogie / Ain’t Got Nobody

RAJON MUSIC GROUP RMGSCD0030 [3-CD] – V/A: GUITAR MASTERS (2001 AUS)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Jumping With Symphony Sid

ALLIGATOR ALCDEY2001 [CD] (promo) – V/A: ALLIGATOR – THE EARL YEARS (2001 AUS)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

PAST PERFECT INTERNATIONAL 220256-325 [15-CD] – V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOLUME 2 (2002 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: Alley Music

CASTLE CMDDD 610 [2-CD] – V/A: MEAT & GRAVY FROM BEA & BABY (2002 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home / Five Take Five
– reissue: Castle Music-Sanctuary 06076 81269-2, 2003 US –

CASTLE MUSIC/SANCTUARY CMETD 630 [3-CD] – V/A: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BLUES – 60 BLUES GUITAR GREATS (2002 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home

L+R/BELLAPHON CDLR 726222 [4-CD] – V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1965/1966/1967/1969 (2002 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: The Sky Is Crying

ALLIGATOR ALCD 116 [CD] – V/A: THE CRUCIAL BLUES SERIES FROM ALLIGATOR – CRUCIAL CHICAGO BLUES (2003 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Take Five

INDIGO RECORDINGS IGOTCD 2534 [3-CD] – V/A: SWEET HOME CHICAGO (2003 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home

HIP-O B0000393-02 [5-CD] – V/A: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS: THE BLUES – A MUSICAL JOURNEY (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK) (2003 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig
– EU edition: Hip-O COL 512578 2, 2003 –

JAZZ & TZAZ 0025-2 [CD] – V/A: BIG CITY BLUES (2003 GRE)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

FLAT-TOP FTB-069 [CD] – V/A: SHAKE ‘EM ON DOWN, VOL. 2 (2003 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

COLUMBIA/SONY-BMG 50997 5147432 6/COL 514743 2 [2-CD] – V/A: THE BLUES ALBUM – 36 CLASSICS (2003 FIN)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

VIRGIN EMI STRATEGIC MARKETING 7243 5829582 5 [2-CD] – V/A: BLUES GUITAR HEROES (2003 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

BACK TO THE ROOTS BTTR-002 [CD] – V/A: BACK TO THE ROOTS: GOLDEN BLUES COLLECTION, VOL. 2 (2003 BEL)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sitting At Home Alone

WOLF 120.103 CD [CD] – V/A: THE BEST OF SLIDE GUITAR (2003 AUT)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Dust My Broom

WORLD MUSIC NETWORK RGNET1118 CD [CD] – V/A: THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CHICAGO BLUES (2003 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

UNIVERSAL 06024 980 91104 [2-CD] – V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES – A FINE SELECTION OF ESSENTIAL BLUES ORIGINALS (2004 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sadie

ALLIGATOR ALCD 117 [CD] – V/A: CRUCIAL SLIDE GUITAR BLUES (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: The Sun Is Shining

ALLIGATOR ALCD 119 [CD] – V/A: CRUCIAL LIVE! BLUES (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Dust My Broom

LA REPUBBLICA 4 [CD] – V/A: I MILLE COLORI DELLA MUSICA NERA (2004 ITA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

TRACKS MAGAZINE #4 [CD] – V/A: TRACKS #4 (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Gonna Send You Back To Georgia

MOJO MAGAZINE APRIL 2004 [CD] – V/A: MOJO MUSIC GUIDE, VOL. 4 – BLUES POWER (2004 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Let’s Get Funky

INDIGO IGOCD 2548 [3-CD] – V/A: ROLL AND TUMBLE BLUES – A HISTORY OF SLIDE (2004 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby’s Coming Home

HIP-O 000 3224 02 [CD]/06024986 28980 [DVD] – V/A: THE AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1962-1969, VOL. 3 (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor with Little Walter, Dillard Crume & Odie Payne: Wild About You / Koko Taylor with Hound Dog Taylor, Little Walter, Dillard Crume & Odie Payne: Wang Dang Doodle
(Note: recorded live at the American Folk Blues Festival, Berlin, Germany, October 15, 1967)

ALLIGATOR ALCD 9902 [CD] – V/A: A TASTE OF ALLIGATOR – NEW BLUES AND MORE FROM ALLIGATOR RECORDS (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

BLUES REVUE BR 009 [CD] (promo) – V/A: BLUES REVUE – BLUES MUSIC SAMPLER – AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2004 (2004 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: She’s Gone

ALLIGATOR ALCD 9905 [CD] – V/A: THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE PRESENTS: A TASTE OF THE BLUES FROM CHICAGO’S OWN ALLIGATOR RECORDS (2005 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

SONY 4889924 [3-CD] – V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY, 1965-1970, VOL. 1 (2006 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Christine

ALLIGATOR 512021 [2-CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS 35X35 (2006 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: She’s Gone

SAVAGE KICK SKCD 102 [CD] – V/A: SAVAGE KICK, VOL. 2 (2007 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

EMI 5099950857821 [2-CD]/5099950858828 [2-CD + DVD] – V/A: BLUES ANTHOLOGY (2007 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

WORLD MUSIC NETWORK/MUSIC ROUGH GUIDES RGNET1180CD [CD] – V/A: THE ROUGH GUIDE TO THE BLUES (2007 US/EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

LAST CALL 3126342 [6-CD] – V/A: 6 BLUES GIANTS LIVE! VOL. 1 (2007 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Kitchen Sink Boogie / Phillips Crawl / Wild About You Baby / Kansas City / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / The Sky Is Crying / It Hurts Me Too / Dust My Broom / Freddy’s Blues / Glue Back My Wig / Take Five
(Note: reissue of Fan Club LP/CD “Live At Joe’s Place”)

TROPICAL MUSIC 68.364 [DVD] – V/A: LEGENDS OF THE AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVALS (2008 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: Shake Your Money Maker / Little Walter with Hound Dog Taylor: My Babe / Hound Dog Taylor: untitled instrumental / Koko Taylor with Hound Dog Taylor: Mean Old World /Koko Taylor with Hound Dog Taylor: Will My Man Be Home Tonight / Koko Taylor with Hound Dog Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle / Koko Taylor with Hound Dog Taylor: What Kind Of Man Is This
(Note: filmed in Germany, 1967)

NOCTURNE NTCD438 [CD] – V/A: J.J. MILTEAUS PRESENTS: BON TEMPS ROULER (2009 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Gonna Send You Back To Georgia

ACE CDCH2 1266 [CD] – V/A: MORE MILES THAN MONEY (THE SOUNDTRACK TO GARTH CARTWRIGHT’S BOOK) (2010 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sitting At Home Alone

WAGRAM MUSIC 3232242 [5-CD] – V/A: 100 TUBES BLUES (2010 FRA)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

BEAR FAMILY BCD 16924 CP [3-CD] – V/A: PLUG IT IN! TURN IT UP! – ELECTRIC BLUES – THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION! PART 4: 1970-2005 (2011 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

ALLIGATOR ACD 125 [2-CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS 40TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION (2011 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Sitting At Home Alone

BIG RUMBLE BRP-026 [CD] – V/A: BILLIES WEEKENDER “GLOSSY BLUES AFTER MIDNIGHT” DJ SPIN SAMPLER 5 (2011 JPN)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Taylor’s Rock

MOJO MAGAZINE DECEMBER 2012 [CD] – V/A: LET’S MOVE – A HEAVY BLUES COLLECTION (2012 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

LAKESHORE LKS342602 [CD] – V/A: MORE MUSIC FROM THE RUM DIARY (2012 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Kitchen Sink Boogie / Let’s Get Funky

FUTURE PUBLISHING/THE BLUES MAGAZINE ROCS27CD-09-12 [CD] (promo) – V/A: JUKE SHAKIN’ SOUNDS (2012 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Roll Your Moneymaker

UNIVERSAL MUSIC SPECIAL MARKETS 621195279/STARBUCKS COFFEE COMPANY-UNIVERSAL MUSIC SPECIAL MARKETS B0014513-02 [CD] – V/A: WHEN CHICAGO GOT THE BLUES (2012 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Goodnight Boogie

POMATON # [4-CD] – V/A: THE BEST BLUES… EVER! (2013 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

PARLOPHONE 50999 4449342 4 [3-CD] – V/A: LA ROUTE DE BLUES (2013 BEL)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Ain’t Got Nobody

ALLIGATOR ALCD 127/28 [2-CD] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS 45TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION (2016 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Take Five

RHYTHM & BLUES RANDB044 [2-CD] – V/A: MIGHTY INSTRUMENTALS R&B-STYLE 1962 (2017 UK)
Hound Dog Taylor: Alley Music

WIENERWORLD PRESENTATION WNRCD5106 [5-CD] – V/A: DOWN HOME BLUES – CHICAGO, VOLUME 2 – SWEET HOME CHICAGO (2019 EU)
Hound Dog Taylor: Baby’s Coming Home / Five, Take Five

EARWIG MUSIC EARWIG CD 4975 [4-CD] – V/A: CADILLAC BABY’S BEA & BABY RECORDS – THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION (2019 US)
Hound Dog Taylor: My Baby Is Coming Home / Take Five

STAG-O-LEE STAG-O-137 [LP] – V/A: ROCKINITIS, VOLUME TWO – ELECTRIC BLUES FROM THE ROCK’N’ROLL ERA (2019 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

STAG-O-LEE STAG-O-138 [CD] – V/A: ROCKINITIS, VOL. 1 & 2 (2019 GER)
Hound Dog Taylor: Take Five

FOUNTAIN OF LEATHER FOLR-001 [2-LP] – V/A: SONGS THE BEASTS OF BOURBON TAUGHT US (2020 AUS)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Let’s Get Funky

ALLIGATOR AL5000 [2-LP] – V/A: ALLIGATOR RECORDS: 50 YEARS OF GENUINE HOUSEROCKIN’ MUSIC (2021 US)
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Give Me Back My Wig

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© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Benoit Billot | Scott Dirks | John Newman

Published sources: Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Blues News 3/1972 | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

Online sources: http://www.allmusic.com | http://www.bsnpubs.com | http://www.ebay.com | http://www.gemm.com | http://www.musicstack.com | http://www.ne.jp/asahi/ko-1/crossroads | https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hound_Dog_Taylor | https://www.discogs.com/artist/342088-Hound-Dog-Taylor | https://www.discogs.com/artist/489663-Hound-Dog-Taylor-The-House-Rockers | http://www.45cat.com/artist/hound-dog-taylor | https://www.45worlds.com/vinyl/artist/hound-dog-taylor | https://www.45worlds.com/vinyl/artist/hound-dog-taylor-and-the-houserockers | https://www.wirz.de/music/taylorhd.htm

Note: The contents of this website are informative only! All the corrections/additions are welcome. E-mail: petehoppula @ hotmail.com

Revised on November 7, 2021


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