Various ‎– Negro Folklore From Texas State Prisons

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Elektra ‎– EKS-7296
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A1 Johnny Jackson (5) Raise 'Em Up Higher
Vocals – Houston Page, James W. Hobbs, William Evans (5)
2:55
A2 Marshall Phillips Don't Look So Downhearted, Buddy 1:23
A3 Joseph "Chinaman" Johnson Move Along 'Gator
Vocals – Arthur "Lightning" Sherrod, Jesse Lee Warren, L. Z. Lee, Mack Maze, W. D. "Alec" Alexander*
3:28
A4 Joseph "Chinaman" Johnson Three Moore Brothers 5:04
A5 Johnnie H. Robinson & Eddie Ray Zachery Assassination Of The President
Vocals – Clem A. Martin, Douglas Cannon, James Johnson (21), Johnnie Adams, Leroy Martindell
2:36
A6 George White (5) Don't Be Uneasy 1:50
A7 Jesse "G.I. Jazz" Hendricks & Matt Williams (4) Rattler
Vocals – Albert Spencer, C. B. "Snuffy" Kimble, D. J. Miller, David Walker (12), James A. Champion, James Hampton (4), Lee Curtis Tyler, Louis "Bacon & Porkchop" Houston, Venesty Weles
5:16
B1 Johnny Jackson (5) Hammer Ring
Vocals – Houston Page, James W. Hobbs, William Evans (5)
1:25
B2 Louis "Bacon & Porkchop" Houston T.B. Bees 1:00
B3 Mack Maze If You See My Mother 1:33
B4 Joseph "Chinaman" Johnson Just Like A Tree Planted By The Water
Vocals – Arthur "Lightning" Sherrod, Jesse Lee Warren, L. Z. Lee, Mack Maze, W. D. "Alec" Alexander*
3:50
B5 Houston Page See How They Done My Lord
Vocals – James W. Hobbs, Johnny Jackson (5), William Evans (5)
2:13
B6 W.D. "Alec" Alexander Daniel In The Lion's Den 4:17
B7 Virgil Asbury Forty-Four Hammers
Vocals – Lemon Jefferson*, Floyd James (2), Henry Landers, John Bell (12), John Gibson (7), Morgan White (2)
4:36

Credits

Notes

A1: Worksong. Ramset Farm, Unit 1.
A2: Toast. Wynne Farm.
A3: Worksong. Ellis Farm.
A4: Cante-fable. Ellis Farm.
A5: Topical/Gospel. Ramsey Farm, Unit 2.
A6: Spiritual. The Walls.
B1: Worksong. Ramsey Farm, Unit 1.
B2: Toast. Ramsay Farm, Unit 2.
B3: Blues. Ellis Farm.
B4: Worksong. Ellis Farm.
B5: Spiritual. Ramsey Farm, Unit 1.
B6: Preaching parody. Ellis Farm.
B7: Worksong. Retrieve Farm.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (side A): EKS-7296 A 28-5 6-65
  • Matrix / Runout (side B): EKS-7296 B 28-5 6-65

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