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New Lost City Ramblers - Volume 5
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(Folkways Records, 1963), 52 mins
Dubbed a "trio of insidious crusaders for ‘old-timey' music" by Sing Out!'s Pete Welding, the New Lost City Ramblers helped bring old-time music to wider audiences through their performances as a band and through their work making field recordings of traditional musicians and resurrecting songs from old 78rpm di...
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(Folkways Records, 1963), 52 mins
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North Carolina Ballads
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1955), 30 mins
Singer and college professor Artus Moser's interest in song collecting began when his students in Tennessee insisted they knew better versions of ballads than those presented in their textbooks. This collection of North Carolina songs comes from his renowned collection of traditional music, and includes informati...
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1955), 30 mins
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Now Is the Time for Fishing
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produced by Ewan MacColl, 1915-1989 and Peggy Seeger, 1935- (Folkways Records, 1961), 1 hour 2 mins
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produced by Ewan MacColl, 1915-1989 and Peggy Seeger, 1935- (Folkways Records, 1961), 1 hour 2 mins
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O' Canada: A History in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 58 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which comprises the first half of Folkways...

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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 58 mins
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Old-Time Music - It's All Around
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produced by Joe Wilson (Folkways Records, 1978), 48 mins
Multi-instrumentalist Bruce Hutton presents a range of tunes and songs that to him exemplify "old time." For him, old time music has a less specific and more literal meaning: instead of describing only the sound of southern string bands, he insists it includes "New England dance music, jug band music, or Hawaiia...
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produced by Joe Wilson (Folkways Records, 1978), 48 mins
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Gold Watch
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performed by Tom Sullivan, 1947-; in On Deck and Below: The Irish at Sea: Music of the Western Ocean Packet (Folkways Records, 1979), 2 mins
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performed by Tom Sullivan, 1947-; in On Deck and Below: The Irish at Sea: Music of the Western Ocean Packet (Folkways Records, 1979), 2 mins
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Crumlin Hotel
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015; in The Orangemen of Ulster (Folkways Records, 1961), 2 mins

Collected in County Down in 1960, these field recordings present the songs, processional music, and of course, the lambeg drum beats characteristic of Northern Ireland’s Protestant population. Samuel Charters’ extensive notes provide ethnographic accounts of the aesthetics of lambeg drumming, although they av...

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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015; in The Orangemen of Ulster (Folkways Records, 1961), 2 mins
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Lavender Cowboy
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performed by Peter La Farge, 1931-1965; in Peter La Farge Sings of the Cowboys: Cowboy, Ranch and Rodeo Songs, and Cattle Calls (Folkways Records, 1963), 1 min
A member of the extinct Nargaset tribe, La Farge was adopted by the Tewa tribe of the Hopi Nation. His stepfather raised him and taught him about horses and the cowboy life, and here La Farge sings trail songs, roping songs, night herding ballads, and rodeo tunes.
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performed by Peter La Farge, 1931-1965; in Peter La Farge Sings of the Cowboys: Cowboy, Ranch and Rodeo Songs, and Cattle Calls (Folkways Records, 1963), 1 min
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Waiting at the Church
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produced by George A. Blacker; in Phono-Cylinders, Vol. 1: Edited by and from the Collection of George A. Blacker (Folkways Records, 1961), 2 mins
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produced by George A. Blacker; in Phono-Cylinders, Vol. 1: Edited by and from the Collection of George A. Blacker (Folkways Records, 1961), 2 mins
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Phono-Cylinders, Vol. 2: Edited and from the Collection of George A. Blacker
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produced by George A. Blacker (Folkways Records, 1961), 41 mins
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produced by George A. Blacker (Folkways Records, 1961), 41 mins
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