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Title American roots music [sound recording].

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : Palm, [2001]


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Description 4 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical stereo rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note "Soundtrack to the documentary television series of the same name"--Container.
Language Sung principally in English; some songs in Cajun French, Spanish, and Native American languages.
Performer Various performers.
Event Recorded 1920-2001.
Note Includes some previously unreleased selections.
Compact discs.
Program notes (56 p. : ill.) bound in container.
Contents Country. American roots music theme (Ricky Skaggs, Earl Scruggs, James Cotton and Marc & Ann Savoy) ; Waiting for a train (Jimmie Rodgers) ; Wildwood flower (the Carter Family) ; Take me back to my old Carolina home (Uncle Dave Macon) ; Wabash Cannonball (Roy Acuff) ; That silver haired daddy of mine (Gene Autry) ; Sitting on top of the world (Bob Wills) ; Uncle Pen (Bill Monroe) ; Salty dog blues (Flatt and Scruggs) ; Nine-pound hammer (Merle Travis) ; Walking the floor over you (Ernest Tubb) ; You've got the money, I've got the time (Lefty Frizzell) ; Cold cold heart (Hank Williams) ; It wasn't God who made honky tonk angels (Kitty Wells) ; Black Mountain rag (Doc Watson) ; Earl's breakdown (Earl Scruggs) ; Little Maggie (Ralph Stanley) ; Where shades of love lie deep (Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver) ; Stomping grounds (Béla Fleck and the Flecktones) -- Blues. The King Biscuit time theme (James Cotton) ; Crazy blues (Mamie Smith) ; St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) ; Black snake moan (Blind Lemon Jefferson) ; Screamin' and hollerin' the blues (Charley Patton) ; Cross road blues (Robert Johnson) ; Death letter blues (Son House) ; Another night to cry (Lonnie Johnson) ; Foldin' bed (Whistler's Jug Band) ; Boogie woogie dream (Albert Ammons and Pete Johnson) ; Bye bye bird (Sonny Boy Williamson) ; Shake for me (Howlin' Wolf) ; Got my mojo working (Muddy Waters) ; The thrill is gone (B.B. King) ; Take a little walk with me (Robert Lockwood Jr.) ; Henry (Keb' Mo') -- Gospel. Joshua fit de battle (Fisk Jubilee Singers) ; Precious Lord, take my hand (Thomas A. Dorsey) ; Blind Barnabus (the Golden Gate Quartet) ; Down by the riverside (Sister Rosetta Tharpe) ; Move on up a little higher (Mahalia Jackson) ; Sit down servant (the Staple Singers) ; Oh happy day (Edwin Hawkins) -- Folk. This land is your land (Woody Guthrie) ; Goodnight Irene (Lead Belly) ; So long it's been good to know yuh (the Weavers) ; The soldier and the lady (the New Lost City Ramblers) ; John Henry (Mississippi John Hurt) ; If I had a hammer (The hammer song) (Peter, Paul and Mary) ; We shall overcome (SNCC Freedom Singers with Pete Seeger) ; The times they are a-changin' (Bob Dylan) -- Cajun/Zydeco. Allons à Lafayette (Joe Falcon and Cleoma Breaux) ; Madame Atchen (Amédé Ardoin and Dennis McGee) ; Port Arthur blues (Dewey Balfa) ; I'm a hog for you (Clifton Chenier) ; Dans la Louisianne (Marc and Ann Savoy) ; Ossun two-step (Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys) -- Tejano. Mal hombre (Lydia Mendoza) ; Muchacha bonita (Narciso Martínez) ; Rosalito (Valerio Longoria) ; Las nubes (Little Joe y la Familia) ; Ring of fire (Mingo Saldívar) ; Sorry boy (Flaco Jiménez) -- Native American. Yeibichei song (unidentified performers) ; Traditional powwow (Renzel Last Horse and Kiyaska) ; Jesus loves me (Everette Red Bear and Sandor Iron Rope of the Native American Church) ; Wounded Knee (Floyd Westerman) ; Enchantment song (R. Carlos Nakai) ; The dance (Robert Mirabal).
Subject Country music.
Blues (Music).
Gospel music.
Folk music -- United States.
Cajun music.
Zydeco music.
Tejano music.
Indians of North America -- Music.
Added Author Macon, Uncle Dave, 1870-1952, performer.
Acuff, Roy, performer.
Wills, Bob, 1905-1975, performer.
Flatt, Lester, performer.
Scruggs, Earl, performer.
Wells, Kitty, performer.
Watson, Doc, performer.
Lawson, Doyle, performer.
Cotton, James, 1935-2017, performer.
Smith, Mamie, performer.
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937, performer.
Jefferson, Blind Lemon, 1897-1929, performer.
Ammons, Albert, 1907-1949, performer.
Johnson, Pete, 1904-1967, performer.
Howlin' Wolf, 1910-1976, performer.
Muddy Waters, 1915-1983, performer.
King, B. B, performer.
Tharpe, Rosetta, 1915-1973, performer.
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972, performer.
Hawkins, Edwin R, performer.
Falcon, Joe, 1900-1965, performer.
Breaux, Cleoma, 1905-1941, performer.
Ardoin, Amadé, performer.
McGee, Dennis, performer.
Balfa, Dewey, performer.
Savoy, Marc, performer.
Savoy, Ann, 1952- performer.
Riley, Steve (Singer), performer.
Mendoza, Lydia, performer.
Longoria, Valerio, 1924-2000, performer.
Little Joe (Vocalist), performer.
Saldivar, Mingo, performer.
Jiménez, Flaco, performer.
Last Horse, performer.
Kiyaksa, performer.
Red Bear, Everette, performer.
Iron Rope, Sandor, performer.
Container of (work): Rodgers, Jimmie, 1897-1933. Waiting for a train
Container of (work): Carter, A. P. (Alvin Pleasant), 1891-1960. Wildwood flower
Container of (work): Carter, A. P. (Alvin Pleasant), 1891-1960. Wabash cannonball
Container of (work): Autry, Gene, 1907-1998. That silver haired daddy of mine
Container of (work): Chatmon, Sam. Sitting on top of the world
Container of (work): Monroe, Bill, 1911-1996. Uncle Pen
Container of (work): Morris, Wiley, 1919-1990. Salty dog blues
Container of (work): Travis, Merle. Nine-pound hammer
Container of (work): Tubb, Ernest, 1914-1984. Walking the floor over you
Container of (work): Frizzell, Lefty, 1928-1975. If you've got the money, I've got the time
Container of (work): Williams, Hank, 1923-1953. Cold, cold heart
Container of (work): Miller, J. D. (Jay D.). It wasn't God who made honky tonk angels
Container of (work): Scruggs, Earl. Earl's breakdown
Container of (work): Stanley, Ralph. Little Maggie
Container of (work): Parris, O. A. Where shades of love lie deep
Container of (work): Fleck, Béla, 1958- Stomping grounds
Container of (work): Bradford, Perry. Crazy blues
Container of (work): Handy, W. C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958. Saint Louis blues
Container of (work): Leadbelly, 1885-1949. Black snake moan
Container of (work): Patton, Charley, 1891-1934. Screamin' and hollerin' the blues
Container of (work): Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938. Cross road blues
Container of (work): House, Son. Death letter blues
Container of (work): Johnson, Lonnie, 1894-1970. Another night to cry
Container of (work): Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965. Bye bye bird
Container of (work): Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992. Shake for me
Container of (work): Foster, Preston, 1900-1970. Got my mojo working
Container of (work): Hawkins, Roy. Thrill is gone
Container of (work): Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-2006. Take a little walk with me
Container of (work): Keb' Mo' (Musician). Henry
Container of (work): Dorsey, Thomas Andrew. Precious Lord, take my hand
Container of (work): Brewster, Wm. H. (William H.), Rev. Move on up a little higher
Container of (work): Staples, Pops. Sit down servant
Container of (work): Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. This land is your land
Container of (work): Leadbelly, 1885-1949. Goodnight Irene
Container of (work): Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. So long it's been good to know you
Container of (work): Hurt, Mississippi John, 1892-1966. Spike driver blues
Container of (work): Hays, Lee, 1914-1981. If I had a hammer
Container of (work): Dylan, Bob, 1941- Times they are a-changin'
Container of (work): Dee, Buddy. Allons à Lafayette
Container of (work): Chenier, Clifton, 1925-1987. I'm a hog for you
Container of (work): Bruce, Vin. Dans la Louisiana
Container of (work): Martínez, Narciso, 1911-1992. Muchacha bonita
Container of (work): Solano, R. M. Nubes
Container of (work): Cash, June Carter, 1929-2003. Ring of fire
Container of (work): Mendez, L. Sorry boy
Container of (work): Bradbury, William B. (William Batchelder), 1816-1868. Jesus loves me
Container of (work): Westerman, Floyd Red Crow, 1936-2007. Wounded knee
Container of (work): Nakai, R. Carlos, 1946- Enchantment song
Container of (work): Mirabal, Robert. Dance
Carter Family (Musical group), performer.
Quicksilver (Musical group), performer.
Flecktones (Musical group), performer.
Whistler and His Jug Band, performer.
Jubilee Singers, performer.
Golden Gate Quartet, performer.
Staple Singers, performer.
Weavers (Musical group), performer.
New Lost City Ramblers, performer.
Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group), performer.
Freedom Singers (SNCC), performer.
Mamou Playboys, performer.
Familia (Musical group), performer.
Added Title American roots music (Television program).
Take me back to my old Carolina home.
Black Mountain rag.
King Biscuit time theme.
Foldin' bed.
Boogie woogie dream.
Joshua fit de battle.
Blind Barnabus.
Down by the riverside.
Oh happy day.
Soldier and the lady.
We shall overcome.
Madame Atchen.
Port Arthur blues.
Ossun two-step.
Mal hombre.
Yeibichei song.
Standard No. 660200207526
Music No. PALMCD 2075-2 Palm

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