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Title Classic labor songs [sound recording] : from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

Imprint Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, p2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    P COLL CLS S66CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (76 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011600
Note Principally previously released material.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Jeff Place and Joe Glazer, including bibliography and discography (25 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Joe Hill (Paul Robeson) (3:01) -- Bread and roses (Bobbie McGee) (2:30) -- Casey Jones (Union scab) (Pete Seeger and the Almanac Singers) (1:55) -- We shall not be moved ; Roll the union on (Joe Glazer) (2:23) -- Roll the union on (John Handcox) (1:07) -- Cotton mill colic (Mike Seeger) (2:38) -- The mill was made of marble (Joe Glazer) (3:59) -- Aragon mill (Peggy Seeger) (3:09) -- Talking union (Almanac Singers) (3:02) -- 1913 massacre (Woody Guthrie) (3:36) -- The preacher and the slave (Utah Phillips) (2:19) -- Which side are you on? (Florence Reece ; Almanac Singers) (2:35) -- Hold the fort (Joe Uehlein) (3:58) -- Union maid (New Harmony Sisterhood Band) (3:06) -- Too old to work (Joe Glazer) (2:51) -- Black lung (Hazel Dickens) (3:22) -- Been rolling so long (Larry Penn) (4:00) -- VDT (Tom Juravich) (1:56) -- Automation (Joe Glazer) (2:34) -- I'm union and I'm proud (Eddie Starr) (2:57) -- I'm a union card (Kenny Winfree) (2:27) -- Carpal tunnel (John O'Connor) (2:37) -- We just come to work here, we don't come to die (Anne Feeney) (2:49) -- One day more (Elaine Purkey) (3:38) -- We do the work (Jon Fromer) (2:41) -- De colores (Baldemar Velásquez and Aguila Negra) (2:59) -- Solidarity forever (Joe Glazer) (2:28).
Performer Various performers.
Event Recorded 1937-1995.
Language Sung in English and Spanish (26th work).
Subject Working class -- United States -- Songs and music.
Political ballads and songs -- United States.
Ballads, English -- United States.
Work songs -- United States.
Folk songs, English -- United States.
Folk music -- United States.
Added Author Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976. Performer.
McGee, Bobbie. Performer.
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014- Performer.
Glazer, Joe. Performer.
Handcox, John L., 1904-1992. Performer.
Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009- Performer.
Seeger, Peggy, 1935- Performer.
Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. Performer.
Phillips, Utah. Performer.
Reece, Florence, 1900-1986. Performer.
Uehlein, Joe. Performer.
Dickens, Hazel. Performer. 1935-2011
Penn, Larry. Performer.
Juravich, Tom. Performer.
Starr, Eddie. Performer.
Winfree, Kenny. Performer.
O'Connor, John, 1949- Performer.
Feeney, Anne. Performer.
Purkey, Elaine. Performer.
Fromer, Jon. Performer.
Velásquez, Baldemar, 1947- Performer.
Almanac Singers. Performer.
New Harmony Sisterhood Band. Performer.
Aguila Negra (Musical group) Performer.
Standard No. 093074016626
Music No. SFW CD 40166 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

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