Various ‎– Southern Journey Volume 5: Bad Man Ballads - Songs Of Outlaws And Desperadoes

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1 Almeda Riddle Jesse James
Vocals – Almeda Riddle
2 Bright Light Quartet Po' Lazarus
Guitar, Vocals – Bright Light Quartet
3 Hobart Smith Railroad Bill
Guitar, Vocals – Hobart Smith
4 Ed Lewis (3) John Henry
Vocals, Percussion [Axe Strokes] – Ed Lewis (3)
5 Neil Morris Willie Brennan
Guitar, Vocals – Neil Morris
6 Almeda Riddle Hangman Tree
Vocals – Almeda Riddle
7 J.E. Mainer Band Columbus Stockade
Banjo – Glenn MainerBass – Floyd OvercashFiddle – Joseph Emmett Mainer*Guitar – Jim DillonGuitar, Vocals – Carolyn Mainer Helmes, Mary Mainer
8 John Lee Moore & Prisoners Early In The Mornin'
Lead Vocals – Johnny Lee Moore
9 Estil C. Ball Pretty Polly
Guitar, Vocals – Estil C. Ball
10 Henry Morrison Lazarus
Vocals – Henry Morrison
11 Hobart Smith Claude Allen
Guitar, Vocals – Hobart Smith
12 Oscar Gilbert Cole Younger
Vocals – Oscar Gilbert
13 Spencer Moore & Everett Blevins The Lawson Murder
Guitar, Vocals – Spencer MooreMandolin – Everett Blevins
14 Ed Lewis & Prisoners Tom Devil
Vocals, Leader – Ed Lewis (3)Vocals, Percussion [Axe Strokes] – Henry Mason, James Carter (8), Johnny Lee Moore
15 Hobart Smith Hawkins County Jail
Banjo, Vocals – Hobart Smith
16 Floyd Batts Dangerous Blues
Vocals – Floyd Batts
17 James Carter & Prisoners* Po' Lazarus
Vocals, Leader – James Carter (8)

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Notes

Track 1 rec. 10/1959 Miller, AK.
Track 2 rec. 6/10/1959 Weems, VA.
Track 3 rec. 25/8/1959 Bluefield, VA.
Tracks 4, 8, 14 & 17 rec. 9/1959 Camp B, Mississippi State Penitentiary, Lambert, MS.
Tracks 5 & 12 rec. 6/10/1959 Timbo, AK.
Track 6 rec. 10/1959 Heber Springs, AK.
Track 7 rec. 10/1959 Concord, NC.
Track 9 rec. 31/8/1959 Rugby, VA.
Track 10 rec. 10/1959 St. Simon's Island, GA.
Track 11 rec. 28/4/1960 Williamsburg, VA.
Track 13 rec. 3/9/1959 Chilhowie, VA.
Track 15 rec. 24/8/1959 Bluefield, VA.
Track 16 rec. 18/9/1959 Camp 11, Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS.

Mastered at The Master Cutting Room, NYC.

Tracks 1, 4 & 12 previously unreleased.

Ⓟ & © 1997 Rounder Records Corp.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 11661-1705-2 0
  • Matrix / Runout: IFPI L791 147674-2XD2-7006-A **ROCD 1705**
  • ASIN: B0000002UM

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