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Pink Anderson: The Blues of Pink Anderson,  Ballad & Folksinger, Vol. 3
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performed by Pink Anderson, 1900-1974 (Bluesville, 1995), 35 mins, 9 page(s)
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The Titanic
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performed by The Carter Family; in The Acme Sessions 1952/56, Disc A (JSP Records, 2008), 2 mins
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performed by Group of male singers; in Alan Lomax, Zora Neale Hurston, and Mary Elizabeth Barnicle Expedition Collection: Vol. 25 (Alexander Street, 2009), 3 mins
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The Judge And Margaret Brady
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performed by Jules Shear; in Allow Me (Rounder Records, 2000), 3 mins
 
performed by Jules Shear; in Allow Me (Rounder Records, 2000), 3 mins
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The Titanic Disaster
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in American Ballads (Folkways Records, 1957), 4 mins
This collection reminds us that the ballad's purpose, first and foremost, is to tell a story. These songs narrate tales of ordinary people—hoboes and lovers and sailors—and their extraordinary deeds. From "John Henry" to "Lady Margaret," Pete Seeger's expressive style is ideally communicative.
performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in American Ballads (Folkways Records, 1957), 4 mins
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When That Great Ship Went Down
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produced by Guy William Logsdon, 1943- and Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006; performed by Cisco Houston, 1918-1961, Sonny Terry, 1911-1986 and Woody Guthrie, 1912-1967; in The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1-4 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1999), 3 mins
This is the finest Woody Guthrie Collection ever assembled. These 105 songs, including many of his best-known compositions and some of his most unusual, were all recorded in the 1940's by Moses Asch, the founder of Folkways Records. Carefully selected, exquisitely remastered, and painstakingly annotated in over...
produced by Guy William Logsdon, 1943- and Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006; performed by Cisco Houston, 1918-1961, Sonny Terry, 1911-1986 and Woody Guthrie, 1912-1967; in The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1-4 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1999), 3 mins
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Down with the Old Canoe
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produced by Mark Nevers; performed by Charlie Louvin, 1927-2011; in Charlie Louvin Sings Murder Ballads and Disaster Songs (Tompkins Square Records, 2008), 3 mins
produced by Mark Nevers; performed by Charlie Louvin, 1927-2011; in Charlie Louvin Sings Murder Ballads and Disaster Songs (Tompkins Square Records, 2008), 3 mins
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Titanic (When That Great Ship Went Down)
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performed by Rory Block, 1949-; in Confessions Of A Blues Singer (Rounder Records, 1998), 2 mins
Those who adore Block's work as a preservationist in reinterpreting classic Delta blues from the '20s and '30s will delight in this outing, another return to her solo acoustic roots. Block wanted to approach this album as an attempt to capture the spirit of the one-take recordings of the classic bluesmen, settling...
performed by Rory Block, 1949-; in Confessions Of A Blues Singer (Rounder Records, 1998), 2 mins
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performed by Dixon Brothers; in Dixon Brothers Vol. 3 (1938) Dixie Reelers (1936) (Document Records, 1999), 3 mins
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performed by Cofer Brothers; in Georgia Stringbands Vol. 1 (1927-1930) (Document Records, 1998), 3 mins
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