Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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An Untamed Sense Of Control
mpn: SF-40144-CD, ean: 0093074014424,
That title comes from a Bob Dylan quote about Roscoe, who was one of his favorite musicians. Roscoe's high 'n' lonesome voice and strong self-accompaniment on banjo, fiddle, guitar and harmonica made him a favorite of many; his 1961 rendition of Man ...
Off The Record, Vol. 1: Live Recordings, 1956-1969
mpn: 501797679, ean: 0093074006320,
Previously unreleased recordings from the 1950s and '60s present Monroe concert performances, jam sessions, and festival workshops of Bill with the Bluegrass Boys and his brothers Charlie and Birch. This 75-minute collection captures Monroe with Pete...
Early Years 1958-62
mpn: CDSF40036, ean: 0093074003626,
The first, and certainly the most prominent of the old timey revival bands! This outstanding collection includes 26 cuts from 12 albums by the original band, which included Mike Seeger, John Cohen and Tom Paley. Over 70 minutes of music in all!...
The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1-4
mpn: CDSF40112, ean: 0093074011225,
Format: Music CD, Folkways Records. Box set containing 4 x CDs in excellent condition. Combines four separate compilations: This Land Is Your Land, The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1; Muleskinner Blues, The Asch Recordings, Vol. 2; Hard Travelin', The Asch ...
Classic Old-Time Fiddle From Smithsonian
mpn: SF-40193-CD, ean: 0093074019320,
Smithsonian Folkways takes you to the heart of Appalachia for 38 vintage string-band sides-76 minutes on one CD! Includes Red Bird Clark Kessinger; Bonaparte's Retreat Mike Seeger; Sally in the Garden J.D. Cornett; Give the Fiddler a Dram Bill Hicks;...
Happy Woman Blues
mpn: SF-40003-CD, ean: 0093074000328,
Happy Woman Blues is the first recording to establish Lucinda as a songwriter of note. Lucinda's country and blues roots are evident throughout these compositions, and are off-set by her fresh, contemporary treatment. Liner notes by renowned critic J...
Ballads from Her Appalachian Family Tradition
mpn: 1711916, ean: 0093074014523,
Jean Ritchie is a national treasure, one of America's finest and best known traditional singers. She grew up in Viper, Kentucky, and is part of a large family, the famous "Singing Ritchies of Kentucky." The ballads on this recording are outstanding A...
Dock Boggs: His Folkways Years 1963-1968
mpn: 93074010822, ean: 0093074010822,
This is old-time folk music-50 tracks by Appalachian banjo/vocal great Dock Boggs! These are his last recordings before his death in 1971, and they'll take you straight back to the Depression-era rural South.This is old-time folk music-50 tracks by A...
Black Banjo Songsters Of N Carolina & Virginia / V
mpn: SF-40079-CD, ean: 0093074007921,
The sounds and social history of African American banjo playing--32 superb instrumentals and vocals, recorded between 1974 and 1997. Extensively annotated with performer's life histories, tunings, lyrics, bibliography, and discography. The banjo's go...
Classic Old-Time Music
mpn: CDSFW40093, ean: 0093074009321,
It's hard to not love the 29 classic selections on this collection of terrific "old-timey" music. Dock Boggs, Doc Watson, Cousin Emmy and a whole host of other great names sing and play the timeless tunes that will instantly transport you to the simp...
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