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American epic
CD
American epic


Disc Number:
1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5

Title
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American epic
Table Of Contents
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Disc one [The Southeast : Memphis, Bristol, Johnson City, Louisville] (60 min.): 1. The coo-coo bird / Clarence Ashley -- 2. On the road again / Memphis Jug Band -- 3. The Panama Limited / Washington White -- 4. Indian war whoop / Hoyt Ming and his Pep Steppers -- 5. Taint nobody business if I do (Part 1) / Frank Stokes -- 6. K.C. railroad blues / Andrew and Jim Baxter -- 7. I am bound for the promised land / Alfred G. Karnes -- 8. Cottonfield blues (Part 2) / Garfield Akers -- 9. I wish I was a mole in the ground / Bascom Lamar Lunsford -- 10. Down on Penny's Farm / The Bentley Boys -- 11. Foldin' bed / Whistler's Jug Band -- 12. Greenback dollar / Weems String Band -- 13. Tallahatchie River blues / Mattie Delaney -- 14. Walk right in / Cannon's Jug Stompers -- 15. Bury me under the weeping willow / The Carter Family -- 16. Old dog blue / Jim Jackson (2) -- 17. Bayou Teche / Columbus Fruge -- 18. Cool drink of water blues / Tommy Johnson -- 19. Train on the island / J.P. Nester
Disc two [Atlanta : the origin of commercial field recording] (53 min.): 1. My heart keeps singing / Elder J.E. Burch -- 2. Ninety-nine year blues / Julius Daniels -- 3. I get my whisky from Rockingham / Earl Johnson and his Clodhoppers -- 4. Death's black train is coming / Rev. J. M. Gates -- 5. Waiting for a train / Jimmie Rodgers -- 6. Darling, where have you been so long? / Tenneva Ramblers -- 7. Rocky road / Alabama Sacred Harp Singers -- 8. Ma blonde est partie / Amédée Bréaux, Ophy Breaux and Cleoma Breaux -- 9. Peg and awl / Carolina Tar Heels -- 10. Chocolate to the bone / Barbecue Bob -- 11. Down on me / Eddie Head and Family -- 12. Prenez courage / Cleoma Breaux with Joseph Falcon and Ophy Breaux -- 13. Pickin' off peanuts / Dilly and his Dill Pickles -- 14. Just because / Nelstone's Hawaiians -- 15. Dupree blues / Willie Walker -- 16. Ladies on the steamboat / Burnett And Rutherford -- 17. Mamma, 'taint long fo' day / Blind Willie McTell
Disc three [New York City, East Coast : the birthplace of electric recording] (64 min.): 1. Cecilia / Cuarteto Flores -- 2. La coquetera / Los Borinqueños -- 3. Coconito / Guty Cardenas Y Lencho -- 4. Lovesick blues / Emmett Miller -- 5. Long tall Mama / Big Bill Broonzy -- 6. John Henry blues / Two Poor Boys -- 7. Mr. Tom Hughes' town / Lead Belly -- 8. Louis Collins / Mississippi John Hurt -- 9. I am the light of the world / Blind Gary Davis -- 10. Fifty miles of elbow room / Rev. F.W. McGee -- 11. Chant of the eagle dance / Hopi Indian Chanters -- 12. Hilo hula (Hilo hanakahi) / Mike Hanapi and Ilima Islanders -- 13. If the river was whiskey / Charlie Poole and The North Carolina Ramblers -- 14. Stackalee / Frank Hutchison -- 15. The wreck of the '97 / Ernest Stoneman -- 16. Faded coat of blue / Buell Kazee -- 17. Country blues / Dock Boggs -- 18. Sail away ladies / Uncle Dave Macon and his Fruit Jar Drinkers -- 19. Sail away lady / Uncle Bunt Stephens -- 20. Sallie Gooden / A.C. (Eck) Robertson -- 21. Arkansas traveler / Don Richardson
Disc four [The Midwest : Chicago, St. Louis, Richmond, Grafton] (75 min.): 1. Hard time blues / Lane Hardin -- 2. Down the dirt road blues / Charley Patton -- 3. Poor boy, long ways from home / Banjo Joe -- 4. Hastings street / Blind Blake and Charlie Spand -- 5. See that my grave is kept clean / Blind Lemon Jefferson -- 6. Gonna have 'lasses in the morning / Golden Melody Boys -- 7. New Orleans stop time / Bumble Bee Slim and Memphis Minnie -- 8. Prove it on me blues / Ma Rainey -- 9. I'm gonna die with my hammer in my hand / The Williamson Brothers and Curry -- 10. Last kind words blues / Geeshie Wiley -- 11. Banjoreno / Dixieland Jug Blowers -- 12. It's a good thing / Beale Street Sheiks (Stokes and Sane) -- 13. Trust in God and do the right / Blind Willie Davis -- 14. Someday baby blues / Sleepy John Estes -- 15. Lonesome road blues / Sam Collins -- 16. Future blues / Willie Brown -- 17. Bull doze blues / Henry Thomas "Ragtime Texas" -- 18. Brown skin gal (down the lane) / Massey Family -- 19. Henry Lee / Dick Justice -- 20. Old country rock / William Moore -- 21. La danseuse (The dancer) / Delma Lachney and Blind Uncle Gaspard -- 22. My black Mama (Parts 1 & 2) / Son House -- 23. Cypress grove blues / Skip James
Disc five [The Deep South & the West : Birmingham, Jackson, Hattiesburg, New Orleans, Shreveport, Dallas, San Antonio, Los Angeles, San Francisco] (67 min.): 1. Cross road blues / Robert Johnson -- 2. Mal hombre / Lydia Mendoza -- 3. Sunshine special / Frenchy's String Band -- 4. Old Jim Kinnane's / Robert Wilkins -- 5. Les blues du voyage (Travel blues) / Amédée Ardoin and Dennis McGee -- 6. The lost child / Stripling Brothers -- 7. I'm gonna cross the River of Jordan some of these days / Jaybird Coleman -- 8. Tomi Tomi / The Aloha Serenaders, featuring Sol K. Bright -- 9. Sittin' on top of the world / Mississippi Sheiks -- 10. James Alley Brown / Richard "Rabbit" Brown -- 11. The Indian Tom Tom / Big Chief Henry's Indian String Band -- 12. Blues in a bottle / Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers -- 13. Je me suis en alle / Berthmost Montet and Joswell Dupuis -- 14. Dark was the night, cold was the ground / Blind Willie Johnson -- 15. E, Mama, Ea / Sol Ho'opi'i and his Novelty Trio -- 16. Ghost dance / Truett And George -- 17. Woke up this morning (with my mind on Jesus) / Roosevelt Graves and Brother -- 18. Allows a lafayette / Joseph Falcon -- 19. Corrido de Joaquin Murrieta (Parts 1 & 2) / Los Madrugadores -- 20. Denomination blues (Parts 1 & 2) / Washington Phillips.
Bib ID
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3465214
Physical Description
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5 sound discs (319 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher
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[Place of publication not identified] : Sony Music Entertainment
Date Created/Published
:
©2017
Language
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English
Accession No.
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GD1232343
GD1232353
GD1232363
GD1232373
GD1232383
Other Standard No.
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888750996923
Notes
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Compact discs.
Contains previously released materials in 1916-1936.
"From Delta blues to fiddle tunes, Cajun, Tex-Mex, Native American, Hawaiian, cowboy and gospel songs"--container.
Various performers.

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