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2009-03-23T18:30:56.000Z
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7,840
Video Title:
Mr. and Mrs. John Sams - "The Absentee" [Official Audio]
Description:
Listen to the official audio of Mr. and Mrs. John Sams' "The Absentee" from the 1996 album 'Mountain Music of Kentucky' on Smithsonian Folkways. 'Mountain Music of Kentucky' is available on CD and digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/mountain-music-of-kentucky/american-folk-old-time/album/smithsonian Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/6p5Iw3MlrE1PBlHqCEp001?si=Alc-8uJfSgGRGLdwGQDKHQ Originally issued as a single LP in 1960, Mountain Music of Kentucky was praised as "the greatest Kentucky record ever issued and one of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song" (San Francisco Chronicle 1960). This much expanded compilation features some of the outstanding traditional musicians of the twentieth century with two full hours of performances (60 minutes previously unreleased), new notes, and many photographs by John Cohen. "One of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song." — San Francisco Chronicle. Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianfolkwaysrecordings Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonianfolkways The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time. ©2008 Smithsonian Institution
Video Duration:
1 min 55 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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