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2009-04-02T14:11:29.000Z
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Video Title:
Reverend Gary Davis - "The Uncloudy Day" [Official Audio]
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Listen to the official audio of Reverend Gary Davis' "The Uncloudy Day" from the 2003 album 'If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings' on Smithsonian Folkways. 'If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings' is available on CD and digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/reverend-gary-davis/if-i-had-my-way-early-home-recordings/blues-sacred/music/album/smithsonian Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/59aeoDXr1SZjDRJNqOl3J7?si=XXYrLCxORtWfjAPPwGymeQ When young John Cohen went to the home of Reverend Gary Davis in early 1953, Cohen could not have known the importance of the recordings he made. These historic recordings of the Reverend predate his seminal albums and feature Davis singing with his wife and another preacher, a rarity among Davis recordings. The 18 tracks provide a window into the world of this blind preacher caught between the blues and the church. Fans of Davis's work will find these recordings to be a revelation, as a full ten songs were never recorded again and cannot be heard elsewhere. 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:
4 min 11 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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