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Title Times ain't like they used to be [videorecording] : early rural and popular American music, 1928-1935 / produced by Sherwin Dunner and Richard Nevins.

Imprint [Newton, N.J.] : Yazoo, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    P COLL TAL Y95DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 70 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Short films.
Previously released on videocassette in 1992.
Program notes (1 leaf) inserted in container.
Contents Waiting for a train ; Daddy and home ; Blue yodel : from The singing brakeman (Jimmie Rodgers) -- Foldin' bed ( Whistler's Jug Band) -- Happy am I ( Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux & congregation) -- Doggett's Gap ( Bascom Lamar Lunceford Band) -- Home on the range ( Jules Allen) -- Little old log cabin in the lane ( Uncle John Scruggs) -- Tiger rag ( Jack Johnson's Jazz Band) -- Waggoner (fiddler at square dance) -- Poor little Benny ( Bela Lam & family) -- Goofus ( Cumberland Ridge Runners) -- Tomorrow ; My Ohio home ( Eddie Thomas, Carl Scott) -- Wake up Susan ; Liberty ( Bob Wills' Texas Playboys) -- Mary don't you weep ( Georgia field hands) -- Soldier's joy ( Bun Wright's Fiddle Band) -- Cheer up ( Ted Weems' Orchestra) -- Otto Gray's Oklahoma Cowboys : a short film of their vaudeville revue -- El fiel enamorado = The faithful lover (Estudiantina Invencibal) -- Miss McLeod's reel ( unknown fiddle band) -- Ida ( Duke Davis Banjo Band) -- Mighty lak' a rose ; Dream kisses ( Lemire Twins) -- Turkey in the straw ( musicians at a fiddler's convention) -- Sing you sinners ( Frank Westphal's Orchestra).
Credits Edited by Dana Heinz.
Performer Various musicians.
Event Originally recorded 1928-1935.
Summary Depression-era musicians filmed by newsreel crews of that era and commercial shorts, including the only surviving film of Jimmie Rodgers.
Depression-era musicians filmed by newsreel crews of that era and commercial shorts.
System Details DVD ; Dolby Digital.
Subject Old-time music.
Jazz -- 1921-1930.
Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Popular music -- United States -- 1921-1930.
Popular music -- United States -- 1931-1940.
Genre/Form Short films.
Documentary films.
Filmed performances.
Added Author Dunner, Sherwin. Production personnel.
Nevins, Richard. Production personnel.
Rodgers, Jimmie, 1897-1933. Performer.
Yazoo Video.
Added Title Early rural and popular American music, 1928-1935
Standard No. 016351051295
Music No. 512 Yazoo

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