American Primitive

Vol. II Pre-war Revenants (1897-1939)
(Miscellaneous Recording - 1997?)
American Primitive
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Title: American primitive
Vol. II pre-war revenants (1897-1939)
[sound recording]
Publisher: [Austin, Tex.] : Revenant, [1997?]
Characteristics: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Program notes (39 p. : ill.) in container
Compact discs
Gospel and blues music compiled by John Fahey
Title from container
Contents: Disc 2. Last kind words blues Geeshie Wiley
Poor mourner Cousins & Demoss
Jamestown exhibition Bayless Rose
There's a city built of mansions Nugrape Twins
Cairo blues Henry Spaulding
Two white horses in a line Two Poor Boys
Shrimp man (Red Hot) Old Mose
Don't mistreat your good boyfriend The Bubbling Over Five
Bull frog blues William Harris
Purty Polly John Hammond
Go down Moses Homer Quincy Smith
Over to my house Wiley and Thomas
Shaking weed blues Tommy Settlers and his Blues Moaner
Big Mac from Macamere Mattie May Thomas
Moaning the blues Pigmeat Terry
Original blues Bayless Rose
John Henry blues (Take 3) Two Poor Boys
Sobbin' woman blues Elizabeth Johnson
Bad notion blues Otto Virgial
Eagles on a half Geeshie Wiley
Mississippi swamp man Alfred Lewis
Red Cross the diciple of Christ today Moses Mason
Kansas City blues William Harris
As free a little bird as can be John Hammond
No mo' freedom Mattie May Thomas
Disc 1. I want Jesus to talk with me Homer Quincy Smith
Deal rag Walter Taylor
Motherless child blues Elvie Thomas
Big bed bug (Bed bug blues) Tommy Settlers and his Blues Moaner
I got your ice cold Nugrape Nugrape Twins
Molly man (Red Hot) Old Mose
Black dog blues Bayless Rose
Workhouse blues Mattie May Thomas
Bo-Lita Kid Brown and his Blue Band
My mama always talked to me John Hammond
Ballin' the Jack The Salty Dog Four
Friday moan blues Alfred Lewis
Pick poor robin clean Geeshie Wiley
It's cold in China blues The Mississippi Moaner
Black sheep blues Pigmeat Terry
Old hen cackle Two Poor Boys
Frisco blues Bayless Rose
Hot time blues William Harris
Take a look at that baby Two Poor Boys
Skinny leg blues Geeshie Wiley
Little birdie John Hammond
Little girl in Rome Otto Virgial
Dangerous blues Mattie May Thomas
Mean low blues Blues Birdhead
Be my kid blues Elizabeth Johnson
Performers: Various performers.
Event: Recorded between 1926 and 1939, except for the 2nd selection on disc 2, recorded 1897
Subject Headings: Blues (Music) 1931-1940 Blues (Music) To 1931 Gospel music
Topical Term: Blues (Music)
Blues (Music)
Gospel music
Additional Contributors: Fahey, John 1939-2001
Publisher No: RVN 214
Branch Call Number: CD GOSPEL American-4773
Research Call Number: *LDC 39857 Program notes on file
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