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Title Harlan County USA [sound recording] : songs of the coal miner's struggle.

Imprint Cambridge, MA : Rounder, p2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    P COLL HCU R26CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Original and songs from a motion picture soundtrack.
Most selections previously released.
Compact disc.
Program and biographical notes (15 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents Coal tattoo (Hazel Dickens) (2:57) -- Shut up in the mines of Coal Creek (Old Home String Band featuring Tracy Schwarz) (3:30) -- Come all you coal miners (Sarah Ogan Gunning) (1:56) -- Blue Diamond Mines (Johnson Mountain Boys) (5:10) -- Yablonski murder (Hazel Dickens) (2:55) -- Last train from Poor Valley (Norman Blake) (3:39) -- Black lung (Hazel Dickens) (3:19) -- Dark as a dungeon (Merle Travis) (2:58) -- Trouble among the yearlings (Country Cooking) (2:03) -- Lawrence Jones (Phyllis Boyens) (2:55) -- Coal black mining blues (Nimrod Workman) (2:25) -- Coal miner's grave (Hazel Dickens) (5:25) -- Death of Harry Simms (Jim Garland) (3:57) -- Mannington mine disaster (Hazel Dickens) (4:32) -- Cruel Willie (Connie & Babe featuring Red Roberts) (3:17) -- Hard working miner (Sarah Ogan Gunning) (3:10) -- Dream of a miner's child (Phyllis Boyens) (2:23) -- And am I born to die (Doc Watson) (3:30) -- Clay County miner (Hazel Dickens) (4:32) -- One morning in May (J.P. Fraley) (1:22) -- Which side are you on? (Florence Reece) (1:42) -- They'll never keep us down (Hazel Dickens) (2:42).
Performer Various performers.
Subject Coal mines and mining -- Songs and music.
Protest songs.
Folk songs, English -- United States.
Popular music.
Motion picture music -- Excerpts.
Added Author Dickens, Hazel. Performer. 1935-2011
Schwarz, Tracy. Performer.
Gunning, Sarah Ogan, 1910-1983. Performer.
Blake, Norman, 1938- Performer.
Travis, Merle. Performer.
Boyens, Phyllis. Performer.
Workman, Nimrod. Performer.
Garland, Jim, 1905-1978. Performer.
Roberts, Red. Performer.
Watson, Doc. Performer.
Fraley, J. P. Performer.
Reece, Florence, 1900-1986. Performer.
Old Home String Band. Performer.
Johnson Mountain Boys. Performer.
Country Cooking (Musical group) Performer.
Connie and Babe. Performer.
Added Title Songs of the coal miner's struggle
Harlan County USA (Motion picture)
Standard No. 011661402621
Music No. 11661-4026-2 Rounder

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