- Released: July 18, 1995
- Originally Released: 2000
- Label: Delmark
Record Collector (magazine) - p.53
"BROKE & HUNGRY was probably his best album, largely due to guitarist Mike Bloomfield, who appears on two of the 10 tracks."
- 1.Broke and Hungry
- 2.Black Mattie
- 3.3: 00 Morning Blues
- 4.Beale Street Sugar
- 5.Everybody Oughta Change
- 6.Olie Blues
- 7.So Glad I'm Livin'
- 8.Al Rawls
- 9.Freedom Loan
- 10.The Girl I Love
- 11.Electric Chair
- 12.Sleepy John's Twist
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Personnel: Sleepy John Estes (vocals, guitar); Yank Rachell (guitar, mandolin); Mike Bloomfield (guitar); Hammie Nixon (harmonica).
Recorded at Sound Studios, Chicago, Illinois on March 3, 1964. Includes liner notes by Bob Koester.
Personnel: Sleepy John Estes (vocals, guitar); Yank Rachell (vocals, guitar, mandolin); Michael Bloomfield (guitar); Hammie Nixon (harmonica).
Liner Note Authors: Robert G. Koester; Bob Koester.
Recording information: Sound Studios, Inc (03/03/1964).
Photographer: Ray Flerlage.