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Title Bad man ballads [sound recording].

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    P COLL BMB R05CD    Available
 GDL Central Library Music Compact Disc    P COLL BMB R05CD    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD P COLL BMB R 05    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Southern journey; v. 5
The Alan Lomax collection
Alan Lomax collection,
Note Originally released as Prestige International INT[-DS-]25009; includes 3 previously unreleased tracks.
Compact disc.
Includes program notes by Andrew L. Kaye and lyrics ([28] p. : ill.) laid in container.
Cover title.
Contents Jesse James (Almeda Riddle) -- Po' Lazarus (Bright Light Quartet) -- Railroad Bill (Hobart Smith) -- John Henry (Ed Lewis) -- Willie Brennan (Neil Morris) -- Hangman tree (Almeda Riddle) -- Columbus Stockade (J.E. Mainer Band) -- Early in the mornin' (Johnny Lee Moore & prisoners) -- Pretty Polly (Estil C. Ball) -- Lazarus (Henry Morrison) -- Claude Allen (Hobart Smith) -- Cole Younger (Oscar Gilbert) -- The Lawson murder (Spencer Moore & Everett Blevins) -- Tom Devil (Ed Lewis & prisoners) -- Hawkins County Jail (Hobart Smith) -- Dangerous blues (Floyd Batts) -- Po' Lazarus (James Carter & prisoners).
Performer Various performers.
Event Field recordings recorded at various locations by Alan Lomax, Aug. 1959-Apr. 1960.
Subject Ballads, English -- Southern States.
Prisoners' songs -- Southern States.
Criminals -- Songs and music.
Field recordings -- Southern States.
Added Author Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002-
Riddle, Almeda. Performer.
Smith, Hobart, 1897-1965- Performer.
Lewis, Ed, vocalist. Performer.
Morris, Neil, folk singer. Performer.
Moore, Johnny Lee. Performer.
Ball, E. C. (Estil Cortez), 1913-1978. Performer.
Morrison, Henry. Performer.
Gilbert, Oscar. Performer.
Moore, Spence. Performer.
Blevins, Everett. Performer.
Batts, Floyd. Performer.
Carter, James, (Vocalist. Performer.
Bright Light Quartet. Performer.
J.E. Mainer Band. Performer.
Note Subtitle on program notes: Songs of outlaws and desperadoes
Standard No. 011661170520
Music No. CD 1705 Rounder

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