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Lead Belly's last sessions
Leadbelly, 1885-1949.
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Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Folkways, [1994]

Physical Description:
4 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Smithsonian Folkways: SF 40068--SF 40071 (on container: SF CD 40068--SF CD 40071).

Originally released on analog discs as Folkways 241/2941 and 242/2942.

Compact discs.

Includes booklet with notes by Frederic Ramsey and Sean Killeen, bibliography, and selected discography (24 p. : ill.).
Yes, I was standing in the bottom -- Yes, I'm going down to Louisiana -- I ain't going down to the well no more -- Dick Ligger's holler -- Miss Liza Jane -- Dog Latin song -- Leaving blues -- Go down, old Hannah -- Blue tail fly -- Nobody in this world is better than us -- We're in the same boat, brother -- Looky, looky yonder -- Jolly o' the Ransom -- Old ship of Zion -- Bring me a little water, Silvy -- Mistreatin' mamma -- Black Betty -- Ain't goin down to the well no more -- I'm going back down in Louisiana -- I don't know you, what have I done -- Rock Island Line -- Old man, will your dog catch a rabbit? -- Shorty George -- Stewball -- Bottle up & go -- You know I got to do it -- Ain't it a shame to go fishin' on a Sunday -- I ain't gonna drink anymore -- Winnsboro cotton mill blues -- My Lindy Lou -- I'm thinking of a friend -- He never said a mumbling word -- I don't want no more of army life -- In the world -- I want to go home -- New Iberia -- Dancing with tears in my eyes -- John Henry -- Salty dog -- National defense blues -- Easy, Mr. Tom -- Relax your mind -- Bottle up and go -- Polly wolly wee -- Pig Latin song : (2nd version) -- Hawaiian song -- Drinkin' lum y a alla -- The grey goose -- Silver City bound -- The Titanic -- Death letter blues -- Mary don't you weep -- He never said a mumbling word -- Midnight special -- Boll weevil song -- Careless love -- Easy rider -- Cry for me -- Ain't going to drink no more : (De Kalb blues) -- Birmingham jail -- Old Riley -- Julie Ann Johnson -- It's tight like that -- 4, 5 & 9 -- Good morning babe, how do you do? -- Jail house blues -- Well, you know I had to do it -- Irene -- 25 cent dude -- How come you do me like you do? -- Hello Central -- Hesitation blues -- I'll be down on the last bread wagon -- Somebody's diggin' my potatoes -- Springtime in the Rockies -- Chinatown -- Rock Island Line -- Backwater blues -- Sweet Mary -- Irene -- Easy, Mr. Tom -- In the evening, when the sun goes down -- I'm alone because I love you -- House of the rising sun -- Mary don't you weep -- Talk about Fannin Street -- Fannin Street -- Sugared the beer -- Didn't old John cross the water -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out -- Bully of the town -- Sweet Jenny Lee -- Yellow gal -- He was the man -- We're in the same boat, brother -- Leaving blues.
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Music CD


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