Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 [Introduction]
Pete Seeger 1:39
2 You Must Have That True Religion
The Lunenberg Travelers 2:57
3 I Know It Was the Blood
The Lunenberg Travelers 2:57
4 [Second Introduction] / Lead Belly - [Talking About the Blues]
Pete Seeger 1:25
5 The Best of Friends
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 5:02
6 Rock Island Line
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 3:09
7 Poor Howard
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 4:23
8 Baby Please Don't Go
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 10:25
9 John Henry
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee 0:32
10 [Introduction] / Leadbelly - [On Meter]
Alan Lomax 4:18
11 The Bourgeois Blues
Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger 1:29
12 Redbird
Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger 3:38
13 In the Pines (Where Did You Sleep Last Night)
Pete Seeger 4:14
14 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
Pete Seeger 2:14
15 Pigmeat
Arlo Guthrie 3:13
16 De Grey Goose
Arlo Guthrie 2:13
17 Ain't Goin' Down to De Well No Mo'
Pete Seeger 1:01
18 Introduction
Pete Seeger 5:04
19 Bring Me Lil' Water Silvy
Pete Seeger 2:41
20 On a Monday
Arlo Guthrie 3:42
21 Midnight Special
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, Pete Seeger & Arlo Guthrie 3:46
22 Meeting at the Building
The Lunenberg Travelers, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Pete Seeger & Arlo Guthrie 3:39
23 Good Night Irene
The Lunenberg Travelers, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Pete Seeger & Arlo Guthrie 3:45

Credits

Medium 1

arranger:
Huddie William Ledbetter (tracks 9, 13, 15, 22)
Alan Lomax (track 11)
John Lomax (track 11)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 23, 23)
Huddie William Ledbetter (tracks 11, 20)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 23, 23)
writer:
Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers) (track 19)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 13, 21)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 9)
Huddie William Ledbetter (tracks 7, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22)
publisher:
Lodlow Music (tracks 23, 23)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (tracks 23, 23)
arrangements:
Midnight Special (Travellers) (track 21)
Midnight Special (Harry Belafonte) (track 21)
Midnight Special (Van Morrison) (track 21)
The Midnight Special (CCR) (track 21)
cover recording of:
On a Monday (track 20)
Pigmeat (track 15)
Poor Howard (track 7)
Redbird (track 12)
The Bourgeois Blues (track 11)
is the basis for:
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (tracks 23, 23)
Roll on Columbia (tracks 23, 23)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (tracks 23, 23)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (tracks 23, 23)
live recording of:
Goodnight Irene (track 23)
recording of:
Goodnight Irene (track 23)
John Henry (track 9)
Midnight Special (track 21)
version of:
In the Pines (track 13)

Release

ASIN: CA: B00000405E [info]

Release Group

tribute to: Lead Belly