Various ‎– Southern Journey Volume 8: Velvet Voices - Eastern Shores Choirs, Quartets, And Colonial Era Music

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1 Charles Barnett Run To Jesus For Refuge
Vocals, Percussion [Washtub] – Charles Barnett
2 Ed Young & Hobart Smith Joe Turner
Banjo – Hobart SmithFlute [Cane Fife], Vocals – Ed Young
3 Bessie Jones, Hobart Smith & Georgia Sea Island Singers The Titanic
Guitar – Hobart SmithLead Vocals – Bessie Jones
4 Silver Leaf Quartet Witness For My Lord
Vocals – Ellis McPherson, Melvin Smith (4)
5 Silver Leaf Quartet Dark Day
6 Silver Leaf Quartet The Very Same God
7 Silver Leaf Quartet Gospel Train
8 Nat Rahmings, Hobart Smith & Ed Young I Got A Home
Banjo – Hobart SmithDrums – Nat RahmingsFlute [Cane Fife] – Ed Young
9 Bright Light Quartet Hey, Hey, Honey
Guitar, Vocals – Robert BeaneLead Vocals – Shedrick CainVocals – Arnold Fisher, James Campbell (4), Laurence Hodge
10 Bright Light Quartet Menhaden Chanteys: Evalina/Promised Land/Bitin' Spider
Vocals – James Campbell (4), Laurence Hodge, Robert BeaneVocals [Bass] – Arnold Fisher
11 Nat Rahmings With Hobart Smith & Ed Young Walk On The Bay
Drums, Vocals – Nat RahmingsFlute [Cane Fife] – Ed YoungGuitar – Hobart Smith
12 Bright Light Quartet I'm Tired
13 Bright Light Quartet Just Beyond The River
14 Bright Light Quartet Christian Automobile
15 Belleville A Cappella Choir John The Revelator
Leader – Caleb Garris
16 Willis Proctor & Georgia Sea Island Singers Walk, Billy Abbott
Lead Vocals – Willis Proctor
17 Peerless Four How Could I Live
18 Peerless Four Noah
19 Peerless Four Trouble In My Way
20 Peerless Four I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord

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Notes

Track 1 rec. 6/5/1960 Weems, VA.
Track 2 rec. 28/4/1960 Williamsburg, VA.
Tracks 3, 16 rec. 4/1960 St. Simon's Island, GA.
Tracks 4 to 7 rec. 4/1960 Ark, VA.
Tracks 8, 11 rec. 5/1960 Williamsburg, VA.
Tracks 9, 10, 12 to 14 rec. 4/1960 Weems, VA.
Track 15 rec. 30/4/1960 Belleville, VA.
Tracks 17 to 20 rec. 3/5/1960 Norfolk, VA.

Mastered at The Master Cutting Room, NYC.

Tracks 1, 2, 7, 8 & 16 previously unreleased.

Ⓟ & © 1997 Rounder Records Corp.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 11661-1708-2 7
  • Matrix / Runout: IFPI L791 154581-2XD1-7153-A *ROCD1708*
  • ASIN: B0000002UP

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