Various ‎– Virginia Traditions - Southwest Virginia Blues

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BRI Records (2) ‎– BRI 008
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A1 Steve Tarter & Harry Gay* Brownie Blues
Guitar – Harry GayVocals, Lead Guitar – Steve Tarter*
2:57
A2 Fred Galliher Pan American Blues
Recorded By – Vaughan WebbVocals, Harmonica – Fred Galliher
2:36
A3 James Henry Diggs Poor Boy Long Way From Home
Recorded By – Bill Hale (2), Ken Davidson (2)Vocals, Guitar – James Henry Diggs
2:55
A4 Earl Gilmore (2) I Went Down In Virginia
Recorded By – Fred Fox (4)Vocals, Piano – Earl Gilmore (2)
1:59
A5 King Edward Smith King Edward's Blues
Guitar – King Edward SmithRecorded By – Kip Lornell
1:45
A6 Carter Family* Bear Creek Blues
Guitar – Maybelle CarterVocals, Autoharp – Sara Carter (2)
2:46
A7 Josh Thomas (3) Mississippi Heavy Water Blues
Recorded By – Clifford EndresVocals, Banjo – Josh Thomas (3)
3:33
A8 Carl Martin Old Time Blues
Vocals, Guitar – Carl Martin
2:38
B1 Howard Twine Take Care My Wife And My Baby
Recorded By – Kip LornellVocals, Guitar – Howard Twine
2:24
B2 Malcolm Johnson Chattanooga Blues
Recorded By – George Reynolds (4), Paul Congo, Roddy MooreVocals, Guitar – Malcolm Johnson
2:26
B3 Dock Boggs False-Hearted Lover's Blues
Guitar – Emry ArthurVocals, Banjo – Dock Boggs
3:19
B4 Dave Dickerson (2) The War Is Over
Vocals, Guitar – Dave Dickerson (2)
3:41
B5 "Cowboy" T. Burks Going Down That Road Feeling Bad
Recorded By – Kip LornellVocals, Guitar – "Cowboy" T. Burks
3:51
B6 Byrd Moore Bed Bugs Making Their Last Go 'Round
Vocals, Guitar – Byrd Moore
3:09
B7 Spencer Moore Black Snake Moan
Recorded By – Vaughan WebbVocals, Guitar – Spencer Moore
3:20
B8 Bobby Buford & Keith Rogers (2) Long Gone Lonesome Blues
Harmonica – Keith Rogers (2)Recorded By – Fred Williams (5), Vaughan WebbVocals, Guitar – Bobby Buford
1:58

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Notes

Includes 24 page book with detailed notes and photographs.

A1: Recorded in Bristol, Tennesse, November 2, 1928 for release on Victor label (V38017).
A2: Recorded in Chilhowie (Smyth County), Virginia, August 13, 1968.
A3: Recorded in Roanoke (Roanoke County), Virginia, November 22, 1962.
A4: Recorded in Roanoke (Roanoke County), Virginia, September 9, 1984.
A5: Recorded in Saltville (Smyth County), Virginia, March 28, 1977.
A6: Recorded in Chicago, Illinois, October 4, 1940 for release on the Conqueror label (9574).
A7: Recorded in Hollins (Roanoke County), Virginia, Spring, 1970.
A8: Recorded in Chicago, Illinois, July 27, 1935 for release on the Bluebird label (B6139).
B1: Recorded in Elliston (Montgomery County), Virginia, January 8, 1978.
B2: Recorded in Big Stone Gap (Wise Co.), Virginia, Fall, 1973.
B3: Recorded in Chicago, Illinois, Summer, 1929 for release on the Lonesome Ace label (21403).
B4: Recorded in Blacksburg (Montgomery County), Virginia, April, 1965 by the staff of Books, Strings and Things (retail bookstore).
B5: Recorded in Lowmore (Alleghany Co.), Virginia, April 20, 1977.
B6: Recorded in Richmond, Indiana, June 22, 1928.
B7: Recorded in Smyth County, Virginia, August 16, 1983.
B8: Recorded in Pulaski (Pulaski County), Virginia, March 27, 1984.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched): NR-17605-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched): NR-17605-2

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