Dock Boggs: Legendary Singer and Banjo Player

Dock Boggs: Legendary Singer and Banjo Player

produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Folkways Records, 1964), 48 mins

This is a sample. For full access:

Please choose from the following options to gain full access to this content

Log in via your academic institution

Details

Field of Interest
American Music
Description
Banjo player Dock Boggs once said, "Lonesome songs always appealed to me." This collection features classic dark and lonely songs like "Pretty Polly" and "Oh Death." Meant as a companion album to FW05458, this volume's liner notes include background information on Boggs, miscellaneous facts, and banjo tunings for each song.
Content Type
Music recording
Duration
48 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Old Time, American Folk
Label
Folkways Records
Producer
Mike Seeger, 1933-2009
Release Date
1964
Subject
American Music, World Music, Music & Performing Arts, American Studies, Blues, United States and Canada, Blues, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá, United States
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Blues, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá

View my Options

Listen Now

Create an account and get 24 hours access for free.

Spaces are not allowed; punctuation is not allowed except for periods, hyphens, apostrophes, and underscores.
Please enter a valid e-mail address. All e-mails from the system will be sent to this address. The e-mail address is not made public and will only be used if you wish to receive a new password or wish to receive certain news or notifications by e-mail.
This email will be your username
This is the name displayed to others on any playlists or clips you share
×