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The Vagabond's House (poem)

music byChuck Berry
words byDonald Benson Blanding adapted by Chuck Berry
also known asMy Dreamon San Francisco Dues (CHESS 50008, USA, 1971-09)
also known asMy Padon Have Mercy (Hip-O Select B0013790-02, USA, 2010-02)
also known asVagabond's House

18. 3. 1967 (Bill Graham archive)

live 18 Mar. 1967 San Francisco

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar

First release on albumCheck Me Out! (Crying Steel CSR02, EU, 2014)


ca. 7. 1970 (CHESS Records)

CHESS Recording, as My Pad

Chuck Berryvocal

First release on albumHave Mercy (Hip-O Select B0013790-02, USA, 2010-02)


8. - 12. 1. 1971 (CHESS Records)

CHESS Recording, as My Dream

Chuck Berryvocal, piano
Jeffrey Baldoriguitar
Robert "Bob" Baldoripiano
Jack "Zocko" Groendalbass
Bill "Bee" Metrosdrums

MasterCHESS 19131
ProducerChuck Berry
First release on albumSan Francisco Dues (CHESS 50008, USA, 1971-09)


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