Secret Seven and Mississippi Records have joined forces to re-release Jesse Fuller's debut EP, available for the first time in its original 10" vinyl format in sixty years. Working On The Railroad includes six of Jesse Fuller's finest recordings, including the original version of San Francisco Bay Blues which has been covered by Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney and many others. Includes an insert with recently uncovered photos of The Lone Cat.
Lining Up The Tracks
San Francisco Bay Blues
Hanging 'Round A Skin Game
Recorded in 1954 in El Cerrito, California just a few blocks away from Secret Seven's new home.
Watch Jesse Fuller perform San Francisco Bay Blues below
Watch a 1971 TV documentary about Jesse Fuller here
Listen to Bob Dylan's 1961 recording of San Francisco Bay Blues here
Watch Bob Dylan performing San Francisco Bay Blues in Jesse Fuller's adopted city, Oakland, CA here
Watch Paul McCartney's recording of San Francisco Bay Blues here
Watch the Grateful Dead perform Fuller's Monkey and the Engineer in Oakland, CA here
Listen to Bob Dylan's version of Fuller's You're No Good (the first song on Dylan's debut LP) here
Listen to Jesse Fuller's version of You're No Good here
Watch Elizabeth Cotten and Jesse Fuller perform here