Along with “Matchbox”, “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean” is Blind Lemon Jefferson’s best known song. This is a day to remember & listen to BLJ, but also to his songs interpreted by others.
|“See That My Grave Is Kept Clean”|
|Single by Blind Lemon Jefferson|
|B-side||“Where Shall I Be”|
|Format||10″ 78 rpm record|
|Label||Paramount (Cat. no. 12585)|
|Writer(s)||Blind Lemon Jefferson|
Here are BLJ & some fine versions of by other artists.
Blind Lemon Jefferson:
Bob Dylan – from his debut album:
Bob Dylan – Live 1962:
Lou Reed – 12min version:
B.B. King – Live at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011:
Grateful Dead – Live at the Matrix 1966:
The Dream Syndicate (live):
The Staple Singers: