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Track Listing
Pow Wow Song - Chippewa Nation - 2:50
22 - Babes In Toyland - 3:20
sail Away Ladies - Spider John Koerner - 3:30
i Did My Best - Soul Asylum - 3:58
red-headed Swede - The Skål Club Spelmanslag - 3:23
the Singing Leaf - Wang Chong Lor - 2:28
i'll Open My Heart To The Lord / I'll Be Ready (medley) - Sounds Of Blackness - 1:56
kim Marie - Karl Hartwich - 3:01
jazz Me Blues - Manny Lopez - 4:32
la Unica Estrella - La Otra Mitad - 5:26
flat Stuff - Greg Brown - 3:43
miss Ferris - John Hartford - 3:55
born To Be With You - The Bob Lewis Family - 2:17
milestone - Eugene Redmond And Sylvester "sunshine" Lee - 2:46
i'm So Grateful - Fontella And Martha Bass - 4:20
stop Breaking Down - Oliver Sain - 5:10
get Down River - The Bottle Rockets - 3:05
la Guignolée - The Ste. Genevieve Guignolée Singers - 3:43
the Sweetest Song I Know - The Boundless Love Quartet - 2:30
blue Yodel #1 (t For Texas) - Sonny Burgess - 3:54
st. Louis Blues - Ann Peebles And The Memphis Horns - 5:49
going Back To Memphis - Levon Helm And James Cotton - 4:41
take A Little Walk With Me - Robert Lockwood, Jr. - 2:50
catfish - Big Jack Johnson - 3:31
shake Your Moneymaker - Big Jack Johnson With Frank Frost And The Jelly Roll Kings - 3:06
grits Ain't Groceries - Little Milton - 4:23
we Praise Your Holy Name - The Mississippi Mass Choir - 5:52
taters And Gravy And Chicken Fried Steak - Kenny Bill Stinson - 2:52
the Back Door (la Porte D'en Arrière) - D.l. Menard - 3:49
bon Chien - Geno Delafose - 2:49
marie Lavaux - David & Roselyn - 3:28
basin Street Blues - Henry Butler - 3:58
time Is On My Side - Irma Thomas - 2:47
check Your Bucket - Eddie Bo And Henry Butler - 4:39
let Your Mind Be Free - The Soul Rebels - 2:56
la Vida De Un Jaibero (the Crab Fisherman's Song) - Irvan Perez - 2:49
Artist:
Various
Title:
River of Song : The Mississippi (2CD)
Label:
Smithsonian Folkways
Cat No:
SFWCD40086
Format:
CD
Price £21.99
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This two-hour, 36 track, musical journey down the Mississippi from the headwaters to the delta captures the power and diversity of American music in the late 20th century. The music, recorded between 1995 and 1997 in small towns and large cities along the river, reflects centuries of interaction and experimentation along America’s great waterway. 48-page booklet.olksong revival; Gospel music; Jazz; New Orleans jazz; Polka (Dance); Punk rock music; Rhythm and blues music; Rock music; Rockabilly music; Tejano music; World music; Zydeco musicInstrument(s) Accordion; Banjo; Concertina; Cornet; Drum; Fiddle; Guitar; Harmonica; Leaf; Mandolin; Musical saw; Piano; Saxophone; Trombone; Trumpet; Tuba
Language(s) English
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