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The Asch Recordings [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Performer:
Guthrie, Woody 1912-1967  Search this
Houston, Cisco  Search this
Terry, Sonny  Search this
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Hawes, Bess Lomax 1921-2009  Search this
Hawes, Butch 1919-1971  Search this
Hays, Lee 1914-1981  Search this
Leadbelly 1885-1949  Search this
Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Liner notes:
Place, Jeffrey  Search this
Producer:
Logsdon, Guy William  Search this
Physical description:
4 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Anglo-American  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Compact disc
Juvenile
Songs and music
Place:
United States
Date:
1999
1941-1950
Notes:
Compiled by Jeff Place and Guy Logsdon.
Descriptive notes, bibliography, discography by Guy Logsdon and Jeff Place (144 pgs., illus., 12 cm.) divided in four parts in four seperate containers within set
Performed by Woody Guthrie on guitar. Also features Cisco Houston, Sonny Terry, Pete Seeger, Bess Lomax Hawes, Butch Hawes and Lead Belly on various tracks.
Recorded in New York by Moses Asch, 1944-1949.
A composite of Smithsonian Folkways 40100, 40101, 40102, and 40103.
Table of contents:
v. 1, This land is your land. This land is your land ; Car song ; Ramblin' round ; Talking fishing blues ; Philadelphia lawyer ; Lindbergh ; Hobo's lullaby ; Pastures of plenty ; Grand Coulee Dam ; End of the line ; New York town ; Gypsy Davy ; Jesus Christ ; This land is your land ; Do-re-mi ; Jarama Valley ; The biggest thing man has ever done ; Picture from life's other side ; Jesse James ; Talking hard work ; When that great ship went down ; Hard, ain't it hard ; Going down the road feeling bad ; I ain't got nobody ; Sinking of the Reuben James ; Why, oh why? ; This land is your land (reprise) -- v. 2, Muleskinner blues. Muleskinner blues ; Wreck of the Old 97 ; Sally Goodin' ; Little black train ; Who's gonna shoe your pretty little feet ; Baltimore to Washington ; Rubber dolly ; 21 years ; Sowing on the mountain ; Bed on the floor ; Take a whiff on me ; Stepstone ; Put my little shoes away ; Hen cackle ; Poor boy ; Stackolee ; Johnny Hart ; Worried man blues ; Danville girl ; Gambling man ; Rye straw ; Crawdad song ; Ida Red ; Keep my skillet good and greasy ; Train 45 -- v. 3, Hard travelin'. Hard travelin' ; Farmer-labor train ; Howdjadoo ; Ship in the sky ; I ain't got no home in this world anymore ; Mean talking blues ; Better world a-comin' ; Miss Pavlichencko ; So long, it's been good to know you (WWII version) ; New found land ; Oregon Trail ; Vigilante man ; 1913 massacre ; Talking Columbia ; Two good men ; Sally, don't you grieve ; Talking sailor ; What are we waiting on? ; Railroad blues ; Union maid (excerpt) ; Rubaiyat (excerpt) ; The many and the few ; Hanukkah dance -- v. 4, Buffalo skinners. Ranger's command ; Buffalo skinners ; Billy the Kid ; Cowboy waltz ; Pretty Boy Floyd ; Along in the sun and the rain ; Whoopie ti yi yo, get along little dogies ; Froggie went a-courtin' ; Buffalo gals ; I ride an old paint ; Dead or alive ; Slipknot ; Cocaine blues ; Go tall Aunt Rhody ; Chisholm Tail ; Stewball ; Wild cyclone ; Train blues ; Red River Valley ; Fastest of ponies ; Stewball (with Lead Belly and Cisco Houston) ; Snow deer ; When the curfew blows ; Little darling ; Blowing down that old dusty trail ; The return of Rocky Mountain Slim and Desert Rat Shorty
Track information:
101. This Land is Your Land / Guthrie, W
102. Car Song / Guthrie, W
103. Rambling Round / Guthrie, W
104. Talking Fishing Blues / Guthrie, W
105. Philadelphia Lawyer / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
106. Lindbergh / Guthrie, W
107. Hobo's Lullaby / G. Reeves
108. Pastures of Plenty / Guthrie, W
109. Grand Coulee Dam / Guthrie, W
110. End of the Line / Guthrie, W
111. New York Town / Guthrie, W
112. Gypsy Davy.(Child No. 200)
113. Jesus Christ / Guthrie, W
114. This Land is Your Land / Guthrie, W
115. Do-Re-Mi / Guthrie, W
116. Jarama Valley / Guthrie, W
117. The Biggest Thing Man's Ever Done / Guthrie, W
118. Picture from Life's Other Side
119. Jesse James / trad. arr Ledbetter
120. Talking Hard Work / Guthrie, W
121. When That Great Ship Went Down / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Mandolin, Harmonica
122. Hard Ain't it Hard / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
123. Going Down the Road Feeling Bad / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin. Guthrie, W
124. I Ain't Got Nobody / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
125. The Sinking of the Reuben James / Guthrie, W.-Almanacs
126. Why, Oh Why? / Guthrie, W
127. This Land is Your Land (reprise) / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
201. Muleskinner Blues (Blue Yodel #8) / Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Banjo. Rodgers
202. The Wreck of the Old 97 / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
203. Sally Goodin' / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Fiddle
204. Little Black Train / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
205. Who's Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet (Child No. 76)/ Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
206. Baltimore to Washington / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
207. Rubber Dolly / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Fiddle
208. 21 Years / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Mandolin. Bob Miller
209. Sowing on the Mountain / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
210. Bed on the Floor / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
211. Take a Whiff on Me / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
212. Stepstone / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Mandolin, Harmonica
213. Put My Little Shoes Away / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
214. Hen Cackle / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Fiddle
215. Poor Boy
216. Stackolee (Stagger Lee)
217. Johnny Hart (John Hardy)
218. Worried Man Blues / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
219. Danville Girl / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
220. Gambling Man / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Mandolin
221. Rye Straw / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Bess Lomax Hawes. Guitar, Fiddle, Mandolin
222. Crawdad Song / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
223. Ida Red / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
224. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
225. Train 45 / Woody Guthrie, Butch and Bess Hawes. Guitar, Mandolin
301. Hard Travelin' / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin. Guthrie, W
302. Farmer-Labor Train / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
303. Howdjado / Guthrie, W
304. Ship in the Sky / Guthrie, W
305. I Ain't Got No Home in This World Anymore / Guthrie, W
306. Mean Talking Blues / Guthrie, W
307. Better World A-Coming / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
308. Miss Pavlichencko / Guthrie, W
309. So Long It's Been Good to Know You (War Version) / Guthrie, W
310. New Found Land / Guthrie, W
311. Oregon Trail / Guitar, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
312. Vigilante Man / Guitar, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
313. 1913 Massacre / Guthrie, W
314. Talking Columbia / Guitar, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
315. Two Good Men / Guthrie, W
316. Sally Don't You Grieve / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar. Guthrie, W
317. Talking Sailor (Talking Merchant Marine) / Guthrie, W
318. What are We Waiting On? / Guthrie, W
319. Railroad Blues / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica
320. Ludlow Massacre / Guthrie, W
321. Ladies Auxilary / Guthrie, W
322. Miner's Song / Guthrie, W
323. When the Yanks Go Marching In? / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Mandolin, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
324. Union Maid (excerpt) / Woody Guthrie, Lee Hays and Pete Seeger. Guitar. Guthrie, W
325. Rubaiyat, The (excerpt) / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
326. The Many and the Few / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
327. Hanukkah Dance / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
401. Ranger's Command / Guthrie, W
402. Buffalo Skinners
403. Billy the Kid
404. Cowboy Waltz / Woody Guthrie, Bess Lomax Hawes Fiddle
405. Pretty Boy Floyd / Guthrie, W
406. Along in the Sun and the Rain / Guthrie, W
407. Whoopie Ti-Yi-Yo, Get Along Little Dogies / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Mandolin
408. Froggie Went A-Courtin' / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
409. Buffalo Gals / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
410. I Ride an Old Paint / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
411. Dead or Alive (Poor Lazurus)
412. Slip Knot / Guthrie, W
413. Cocaine Blues (Bad Lee Brown)
414. Go Tell Aunt Rhody / Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Guitar,Harmonica,Mandolin
414. Chisholm Trail / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar,Mandolin
416. Stewball
417. Wild Cyclone / Guthrie, W
418. Train Blues / Woody Guthrie and Sonny Terry. Guitar, Harmonica. Guthrie, W
419. Red River Valley / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
420. Fastest of Ponies / Guthrie, W
421. Stewball / Lead Belly, Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guitar, Mandolin
422. Snow Deer
423. When the Curfew Blues
424. Little Darling (At My Window Sad and Lonely) / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston
425. Blowing Down That Old Dusty Road / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W
426. The Return of Rocky Mountain Slim and Desert Rat Shorty / Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston. Guthrie, W.- Houston. G
Publisher number:
SFW 40112 Smithsonian Folkways
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
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String band music  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
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Local number:
Smithsonian Folkways 40112
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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