Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock Island Line
3:24
2 Lost John
2:42
3 Nobody's Child
4:57
4 Bring a Little Water Sylvie
2:28
5 Frankie & Johnny
5:23
6 Cumberland Gap
2:00
7 Mule Skinner Blues
4:44
8 Putting on the Style
3:37
9 My Dixie Darling
3:04
10 Ham 'n' Eggs
3:20
11 Grand Coulee Dam
2:40
12 Times Are Getting Hard Boys
2:44
13 Long Summer Day
4:17
14 Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour?
2:47
15 Whoa Buck
2:11
16 Battle of New Orleans
3:09
17 Fancy Talking Tinker
2:27
18 Miss Otis Regrets
2:41
19 Talking Guitar Blues
2:01
20 My Old Man's a Dustman
3:24
21 Have a Drink on Me
2:51
22 Keep on the Sunny Side
2:42
23 Pick a Bale of Cotton
2:35
24 This Train
2:29

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
Cy Coben (track 3)
Mel Foree (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 24)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 24)
publisher:
Carl Sandburg (1927) (track 5)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 23)
arrangements:
This Train (arrangement from “The Spiritual Medley”) (track 24)
cover recording of:
Frankie and Johnny (traditional song, version of "Frankie and Albert") (track 5)
My Dixie Darlin' (track 9)
Nobody’s Child (track 3)
This Train (original gospel song) (track 24)
later parody versions:
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Frankie et Johnny (French version by Boris Vian) (track 5)
later versions:
Frankie and Johnny (Sidney Bechet arrangement) (track 5)
Poldermeisje (track 9)
This Train (track 24)
recording of:
Rock Island Line (track 1)
version of:
Frankie and Albert (traditional song with the lyrics from "You’re My Baby" added, post-1912) (track 5)