Various ‎– Prison Songs • Historical Recordings From Parchman Farm 1947-48 • Volume Two: Don'tcha Hear Poor Mother Calling?

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1 Holly Dew, Bull (7) Don't You Hear Poor Mother Callin'?
Lead Vocals – Bull (7), Holly DewVocals, Percussion [Hoes] – Various
2 22 (3) John Henry
Lead Vocals – 22 (3)Vocals, Percussion [Hoes] – Various
3 Bama (3) Strongest Man I Ever Saw
Voice – Bama (3)
4 Dobie Red Well, I Wonder
Lead Vocals – Dobie RedVocals, Percussion [Hoes] – Various
5 Bama (3), Dobie Red Lies
Voice – Bama (3), Dobie Red
6 Bama (3) I'm Goin' Home
Vocals – Bama (3)
7 Bama (3), 22 (3) & Bull (7) More Lies
Voice – 22 (3), Bama (3), Bull (7)
8 Bull (7) O 'Berta
Lead Vocals – Bull (7)Vocals – Various
9 Curry Childress Disability Boogie Woogie
Harmonica, Vocals – Curry Childress
10 22 (3) O Rosie
Lead Vocals – 22 (3)Vocals, Percussion [Hoes] – Various
11 Dobie Red & Foots Hollers
Vocals – Dobie Red, Foots
12 22 (3) Stewball
Lead Vocals – 22 (3)Vocals, Percussion [Axes] – Various
13 Curry Childress, C.B. Banks Fox Chase
Harmonica – Curry ChildressVoice – C.B. Banks
14 Tangle Eye (2) Katy Left Memphis
Vocals, Percussion [Axe] – Tangle Eye (2)
15 Alan Lomax & Dobie Red About Prison Singers
Voice – Alan Lomax, Dobie Red
16 88 (4) Rosie
Lead Vocals – 88 (4)Vocals, Percussion [Axes] – Various
17 Tangle Eye (2) High Rollin' Sergeant
Vocals – Tangle Eye (2)
18 George Johnson (5) Toast: Garbage Man
Voice – George Johnson (5)
19 22 (3) When I Went To Leland
Lead Vocals – 22 (3)Vocals, Percussion [Axes] – 22 (3)
20 George Johnson (5) Prodigal Son
Voice – George Johnson (5)
21 Percy Wilson I'm Goin' To Memphis
Lead Vocals – Percy Wilson

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Recorded 1947-48 Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS.

No tracks previously released.

Mastered at Master Cutting Room, NYC.

Ⓟ & © 1997 Rounder Records Corp.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 11661-1715-2 7
  • Matrix / Runout: IFPI L791 154579-2XD1-7156-A *ROCD1715*
  • ASIN: B0000002UW

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