The Resource Big Brazos : Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934, (sound recording)

Big Brazos : Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934, (sound recording)

Label
Big Brazos : Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934
Title
Big Brazos
Title remainder
Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934
Title variation
Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
SVP
Credits note
Collection produced by Anna Lomax Chairtakis and Jeffrey Greenberg
Date time place
Original field recordings produced and recorded in Texas, 1933-1934 by John A. and Alan Lomax; collection produced by Anna Lomax Chairtakis and Jeffrey Greenberg
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2002
  • 1867-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rounder Records (Firm)
  • Lomax, Alan
  • Lomax, John A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Work songs
  • Folk songs, English
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • African American prisoners
  • African American prisoners
  • African Americans
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Work songs
  • Texas
Label
Big Brazos : Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Program notes by Bruce Jackson, including bibliography and discography, and song texts inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Ain't no more cane on the Brazos (Ernest Williams and group) (2:47) -- Black Betty (James "Iron Head" Baker and group) (1:24) -- Old Rattler (Moses "Clear Rock" Platt and James "Iron Head" Baker) (3:20) -- Stewball (3:07) ; Long John (2:34) (Lightnin' Washington and group) -- Go 'way Eadie (Dave Tippin and Lightnin' Washington) (2:12) -- Black gal (Lightnin' Washington and group) (2:33) -- Gonna be a witness for my Lord (Lightnin' Washington, Dave Tippin and group) (1:39) -- Hammer ring (2:39) ; I wonder what's the matter (3:01) ; Great God Almighty (3:32) (Lightnin' Washington and group) -- Go down Old Hannah (Ernest Williams and group) (2:38) -- Johnny, won'cha ramble (Dave Tippin and Lightnin' Washington) (1:39) -- Go on, old 'gator (1:41) ; Old Rattler (2:38) ; God a'mighty drag (3:23) ; Mama, Mama (2:54) (Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty and group) -- Drop, Old Diamond (6:05) ; Waco Ida (3:36) ; Hammer ring (2:39) (Jesse Bradley and group)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2012623079
Other control number
011661182622
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 11661-1826-2
  • 1826
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44951903
  • (OCoLC)ocm44951903
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Big Brazos : Texas prison recordings, 1933 and 1934, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Program notes by Bruce Jackson, including bibliography and discography, and song texts inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Ain't no more cane on the Brazos (Ernest Williams and group) (2:47) -- Black Betty (James "Iron Head" Baker and group) (1:24) -- Old Rattler (Moses "Clear Rock" Platt and James "Iron Head" Baker) (3:20) -- Stewball (3:07) ; Long John (2:34) (Lightnin' Washington and group) -- Go 'way Eadie (Dave Tippin and Lightnin' Washington) (2:12) -- Black gal (Lightnin' Washington and group) (2:33) -- Gonna be a witness for my Lord (Lightnin' Washington, Dave Tippin and group) (1:39) -- Hammer ring (2:39) ; I wonder what's the matter (3:01) ; Great God Almighty (3:32) (Lightnin' Washington and group) -- Go down Old Hannah (Ernest Williams and group) (2:38) -- Johnny, won'cha ramble (Dave Tippin and Lightnin' Washington) (1:39) -- Go on, old 'gator (1:41) ; Old Rattler (2:38) ; God a'mighty drag (3:23) ; Mama, Mama (2:54) (Augustus "Track Horse" Haggerty and group) -- Drop, Old Diamond (6:05) ; Waco Ida (3:36) ; Hammer ring (2:39) (Jesse Bradley and group)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2012623079
Other control number
011661182622
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 11661-1826-2
  • 1826
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44951903
  • (OCoLC)ocm44951903
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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