Greatest Songs CD (1996)

Artist: Woody Guthrie

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Label Vanguard
SKU 60046713
UPC 015707353625
UPC 14 00015707353625
Format CD
Release Date 11/19/1996
Author Woody Guthrie
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Compilation Appearance Classic Folk Music
Compilation Appearance Real Folk / Various
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Compilation Appearance Classic Labor Songs From Smithsonian
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Technical Info
CatalogID 35/36
Lable Name Vanguard
Released n/a
Original Release 1972
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 70m : 42s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00015707353625
Album Notes and Credits
Producer: Maynard Solomon, Samuel Charters.
Includes liner notes by Nancy Toff.
Personnel includes: Eric Weissberg (fiddle, mandolin); Bill Lee (bass).
Producer: Maynard Solomon, Samuel Charters.
Digitally remastered.
A two-record set released on one CD, this collection of great Woody Guthrie songs performed by some of Guthrie's apostles, as well as by Guthrie himself, serves as a nice overview of his music. From the opening notes of "This Land Is Your Land" and a composite arrangement that starts with Guthrie and his guitar, then folds into the Weavers completing the song, this is very special music. With the mix of performers, it's like a hootenanny featuring some of the top American folk music artists who had fallen under Guthrie's spell. In addition to Pete Seeger's Weavers, longtime Guthrie cronies Cisco Houston and Ramblin' Jack Elliot are featured, along with the next generation's Joan Baez and Country Joe McDonald. Deep-throated Odetta delivers the definitive version of "Pastures of Plenty," and Guthrie is spotlighted solo and with pals Sonny Terry and Houston. A folk-music delight from beginning to end. ~ Jim Newsom
Disc 1
1 This Land Is Your Land - Woody Guthrie
2 Do Re Mi - Cisco Houston
3 So Long, It's Been Good To Know Yuh - The Weavers
4 Pastures Of Plenty - Odetta
5 Deportee (Plane Wreck At Los Gatos - Cisco Houston
6 900 Miles - Cisco Houston
7 Roll On Columbia - Country Joe McDonald
8 Hard, Ain't It Hard - Woody Guthrie & Cisco Houston
9 Dirty Overhalls - Woody Guthrie
10 Riding In My Car, (Take Me) - Woody Guthrie
11 Ship In The Sky - Cisco Houston
12 Sinking Of The Reuben James, The - The Weavers
13 Rambling Round Your City - Odetta
14 Jesus Christ - Cisco Houston
15 When The Curfew Blows - Country Joe McDonald
16 1913 Massacre - Ramblin' Jack Elliott
17 Talking Fishing Blues - Ramblin' Jack Elliott
18 Curly Headed Baby - Cisco Houston
19 Jackhammer John - The Weavers
20 Great Historical Bum, The - Odetta
21 Pretty Boy Floyd - Joan Baez
22 Buffalo Skinners - Jim Kweskin
23 Hard Travelin' - W. Guthrie/C.Houston/S Terry

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