Various ‎– J'étais Au Bal (Music From French Louisiana)

Label:
Swallow Records ‎– LP 6020
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 Agnes Bourque* La Veuve De Sept Ans
Vocals – Agnes Bourque*
2:14
A2 The Balfa Brothers Casses Pas Ma Tête
Fiddle – Will Bolfa*Triangle – Rodney BalfaVocals, Fiddle – Dewey Balfa
2:39
A3 The Carriere Brothers* La Robe À Parasol
Fiddle – Joseph "Bébé" Carrière*Vocals, Accordion – Eraste Carrière
2:47
A4 The Carriere Brothers* Blues À Bébé
Fiddle – Joseph "Bébé" Carrière*Vocals, Accordion – Eraste Carrière
2:51
A5 Octa Clark And The Dixie Ramblers* La Valse Des Meches
Fiddle – Hector DuhonGuitar – Bessyl DuhonVocals, Accordion – Octa Clark
3:18
A6 Octa Clark And The Dixie Ramblers* Bosco Stomp
Fiddle – Hector DuhonGuitar – Bessyl DuhonVocals, Accordion – Octa Clark
2:34
B1 Lionel Cormier And The Sundown Playboys* Cypress Inn Special
Accordion – Lionel CormierBass – Danny CormierDrums – Lesa CormierFiddle – Wallace TouchetSteel Guitar – Larry Miller (16)Vocals, Guitar, Lyrics By – Darryl Higgenbotham*
2:21
B2 Vin Bruce La Valse De 99 Ans
Bass – Sleepy Brunet*Drums – Billy DufreneFiddle – Doc GuidryGuitar – Clifton FonsecaLead Guitar – Harry AnselmiPiano – Eldridge RobichauxSteel Guitar – Eldridge "Johnny" Comeaux*Vocals – Vin Bruce
2:40
B3 Delton Broussard And The Lawtell Playboys* Madeleine
Fiddle – Calvin Carriere*Guitar – Clinton BroussardVocals, Accordion – Delton Broussard
3:41
B4 Clint West Sweet Susannah
Bass – Donald ChandlerFiddle – Alan Ardoin*Guitar – Kirby ClarkOrgan – Rutland HyamsRhythm Guitar – Danny White (10)Vocals, Drums – Clint West
2:48
B5 The Balfa Brothers And Nathan Abshire J'Etais Au Bal Hier Au Soir
Accordion – Nathan AbshireDrums – Tony BalfaFiddle – Dewey Balfa, Will Bolfa*Steel Guitar – J. W. PelsiaVocals, Guitar – Rodney Balfa
2:59
B6 Clifton Chenier Tous Les Temps En Temps
Bass – Joe Morris (4)Drums – Robert St. JulianGuitar – James "'Tit Jim" BenoitVocals, Accordion – Clifton ChenierWashboard – Cleveland Chenier
2:54

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Booklet with articles and photographs enclosed
Copyright © 1974 by Ron and Fay Stanford

A1: Studio recording
A2: Studio recording
A3: Field recording
A4: Studio recording
A5, A6: Studio recordings
B1: The tune is a Cajun standard usually known as "Eunice Two-Step" or "Chère Catin". Studio recording, 1971. Previously issued as Swallow 21005.
B2: Studio recording, 1972. Previously issued as Swallow LP 6015.
B3: Field recording
B4: Studio recording, 1972. Previously issued as Jin 249.
B5: Studio recording
B6: Studio recording. Previously issued as Bayou 715. Courtesy of Chris Strachwitz, Arhoolie Records.

Side A:
All selections: Flat Town Music BMI

Side B:
B4: Maverick Music BMI
B6: Tradition Music & Flat Town Music BMI
Flat Town Music BMI

All selections BMI

This project was funded by a Youthgrant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Washington, D.C.

Some of the artist names have several variations:
The Carriere Brothers (back cover), Carriere Bros. (center label), The Carrière Brothers (booklet)
Octa Clark and The Dixie Ramblers (back cover, booklet), Octa Clark & Dixie Ramblers (center label)
The Balfa Brothers (back cover, booklet), The Balfa Bros. (center label)
Lionel Cormier and The Sundown Playboys (back cover, booklet), Lionel Cormier & Sundown Playboys (center label)
Delton Broussard and The Lawtell Playboys (back cover, booklet), Delton Broussard & Lawtell Playboys (center label)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side A): S-6020-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side B): S-6020-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side A): LP-6020-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side B): LP-6020-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A): S-6020 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B): S-6020 B
  • Rights Society: BMI

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