Various ‎– Traveling Through The Jungle: Fife And Drum Band Music From The Deep South

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Testament Records ‎– TCD 5017
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1 Ephram Carter ; J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Old Hen Cackled, Laid A Double Egg
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. JonesVocals – Ephram Carter
1:54
2 J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Unknown Piece
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. Jones
2:16
3 Ephram Carter ; J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Shout, Lula With The Red Dress On
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. JonesVocals – Ephram Carter
1:53
4 J.W. Jones ; Ephram Carter Buck Dance
Body Percussion, Voice – Ephram CarterPerformer [Dancing] – J.W. Jones
1:34
5 Ephram Carter ; J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey I Love Jesus, Yes, I Do
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. JonesVocals – Ephram Carter
2:15
6 J.W. Jones Wake Up, Sal, Day Done Come, Let Me Chew Your Rosin Some
Fife – J.W. Jones
1:10
7 Ephram Carter ; J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Old Lady Dinah Sitting By The Fire
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. JonesVocals – Ephram Carter
1:06
8 Sid Hemphill Band Jesse James
Performer – Alec Askew, Lucius Smith, Sid Hemphill, Will Head
1:47
9 Will Head ; Alec Askew Come On Boys, Let's Go To The Ball
Drum – Will HeadPanpipes [Quills], Vocals – Alec Askew
1:29
10 Sid Hemphill Band The Death March
Performer – Alec Askew, Lucius Smith, Sid Hemphill, Will Head
1:45
11 Sid Hemphill Emmaline, Take Your Time
Panpipes [Quills], Vocals – Sid Hemphill
1:41
12 Sid Hemphill Band The Sidewalks Of New York
Performer – Alec Askew, Lucius Smith, Sid Hemphill, Will Head
1:58
13 J.W. Jones John Henry
Fife – J.W. Jones
2:21
14 Ephram Carter ; J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Unknown Piece
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. JonesVocals – Ephram Carter
1:15
15 J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Sal, You Churn The Butter
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. Jones
1:44
16 J.W. Jones ; James Jones (7) ; Floyd Bussey Look Out Of The Way
Bass Drum – Floyd BusseyDrum [Kettle] – James Jones (7)Fife – J.W. Jones
1:53
17 Napoleon Strickland ; Othar Turner ; R.L. Boyd* My Babe
Bass Drum – R.L. Boyd*Vocals, Drum [Kettle] – Othar TurnerVocals, Fife – Napoleon Strickland
4:38
18 Napoleon Strickland ; Fred McDowell Traveling Through The Jungle
Fife – Napoleon StricklandPercussion [Waste Basket] – Fred McDowell
1:58
19 Compton Jones ; Othar Turner Sitting On Top Of The World
Vocals – Othar TurnerVocals, Whistling, Performer [Washtub] – Compton Jones
2:32
20 Othar Turner ; Arthur Williams (8) ; R.L. Boyd* Late At Midnight, Just A Little 'Fore Day
Bass Drum – R.L. Boyd*Drum [Kettle] – Arthur Williams (8)Fife – Othar Turner
4:05
21 Napoleon Strickland ; Othar Turner ; R.L. Boyd* Granny, Will Your Dog Bite
Bass Drum – R.L. Boyd*Fife – Napoleon StricklandVocals, Drum [Kettle] – Othar Turner
2:47
22 Compton Jones Number Five
Whistling, Performer [Washtub] – Compton Jones
2:23
23 Napoleon Strickland ; Jimmie Buford ; R.L. Boyce When The Saints Go Marching In
Bass Drum – R.L. BoyceDrum [Kettle] – Jimmie BufordVocals, Fife – Napoleon Strickland
3:47
24 Othar Turner ; R.L. Boyd* ; Reid Jones Sitting On Top Of The World (Alternate)
Bass Drum – Reid JonesDrum [Kettle] – R.L. Boyd*Fife – Othar Turner
1:36
25 Unknown Artist Fife And Drum Piece 3:05
26 Unknown Artist I'm So Worried 2:55
27 Napoleon Strickland Baseball Bat
Fife – Napoleon Strickland
2:11
28 Napoleon Strickland ; Arthur Williams (8) ; Othar Turner Rollin' And Tumblin'
Bass Drum – Othar TurnerDrum [Kettle] – Arthur Williams (8)Fife – Napoleon Strickland
2:47

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Tracks 1 to 7, 13 to 16 recorded 8/21/70, Waverly Hall, Georgia.
Tracks 8 to 12 recorded 8/15/42, Sledge, Mississippi.
Tracks 17, 21, 23, 27 recorded 9/4/70, Senatobia, Mississippi.
Track 18 recorded 3/25/69, Como, Mississippi.
Tracks 19, 22 recorded 9/5/70, Senatobia, Mississippi.
Tracks 20, 24, 28 recorded 8/15/70, Senatobia, Mississippi.
Performer and recording information for tracks 25 and 26 are missing from liner notes.

Tracks 1 to 12, 17 to 23 previously issued on Testament 2223 (1971). Tracks 13 to 16, 24 to 28 previously unissued.

Track 14 is titled "Unknown Piece" on the back cover, but is titled "No Name Piece" in the booklet. Track 24 is titled "Sitting On Top Of The World (Alternate) on the back cover, but is titled "Sitting On Top Of The World #2" in the booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 1292-85017-2 9
  • Matrix / Runout: 130653-VC1-5028-1 DISCTRONICS USA **TCD5017**

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