Karen Kayen ‎– You Don't Have To Take What You Get

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Rooster Records ‎– Rooster 112
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A1 Positively Route 91
Backing Vocals – Susan KisslingerBass – Chris NorthGuitar, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen KayenHarmonica – Jim MeigsLead Guitar – Steve Niederhauser
1:55
A2 Johnson Boys
Dulcimer, Vocals – Karen KayenWritten By – Traditional
3:15
A3 Woodsmoke and Wine
Bass – Bob NealeGuitar, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen KayenLead Guitar – Steve NiederhauserSoprano Saxophone – Fred Haas
4:52
A4 Bitter Rain
Piano, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen Kayen
2:50
A5 You've Been A Good Old Wagon (Daddy, But You Done Broke Down)
Piano, Vocals – Karen KayenWritten By – Perry Bradford
3:00
A6 Mother Earth
Clarinet – Lew RomerPiano, Vocals – Karen KayenWritten By – Memphis Slim
4:00
B1 Gypsy Daisy
Dulcimer, Vocals – Karen KayenWritten By – Traditional
1:37
B2 Lord Franklin
Dulcimer, Vocals, Arranged By – Karen KayenWritten By – Traditional
5:34
B3 She Wonders
Double Bass – Bob NealeGuitar, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen KayenSoprano Saxophone – Fred Haas
3:56
B4 Try It Tenderly
Piano, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen Kayen
3:45
B5 Don't Waste My Time
Clarinet – Lew RomerPiano, Vocals, Songwriter – Karen Kayen
2:30
B6 When They Ring Them Golden Bells
Backing Vocals – Vinelle Dynette*Bass – Chris NorthGuitar, Vocals – Karen KayenHarmonica – Jim MeigsResonator Guitar – Steve NiederhauserWritten By – Dion de Marbelle
3:34
B7 You Don't Have To Take What You Get
Backing Vocals – Vinelle Dinette*Bass – Chris NorthGuitar, Vocals – Karen KayenHarmonica – Jim MeigsLead Guitar – Steve Niederhauser
2:50

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Notes

Limited release in 1981, record label contains "Rooster Records" insignia emblazoned in metallic silver on a maroon background. Inner sleeve contains lyrics to all songs.

Except where noted, all words and music by Karen Kayen © 1981 Yankee Lady Music, ASCAP, all rights reserved.
Recording and Mixing by Rooster Records, Barnard, VT
Album Design by Richard "Dick" Sheaff of Sheaff Design Inc., Chestnut Hill, MA

Mastered by Trutone of Pennsylvania, in July 1981.

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