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Sonny Terry's New Sound sound recording : The Jawharp in Blues and Folk Music / with Brownie McGhee and J. C. Burris

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes by Charles Edward Smith with song lyrics (6 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Sonny Terry, vocals, jawharp, and harmonica; Brownie McGhee, vocals and guitar; J. C. Burris, bones and harmonica.
Track information
101. Shortnin' Bread / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee. Jawharp, Guitar
102. Oh, What a Beautiful City / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Jawharp, Guitar
103. Whoop and Holler / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Harmonica, Guitar
104. My Baby's Gone / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Jawharp, Guitar
105. Dirty Mistreater / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Harmonica, Guitar
106. Pick a Bale of Cotton / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Jawharp, Guitar
107. I've Been Your Doggie Since I've Been Your Man / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Harmonica, Guitar
201. Skip to My Lou / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Jawharp, Guitar
202. Crow Jane / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Bones, Harmonica, Guitar
203. Blues from Everywhere / Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, J. C. Burris. Bones, Jawharp, Guitar
204. Fox Chase / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Jew's Harp, Guitar, Bones
205. Harmonica Blues / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Harmonica, Guitar
206. Bottle Up and Go / Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, J. C. Burris. Harmonica, Guitar
Publisher number
FS 3821 Folkways
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
performer
Terry, Sonny
McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996
Burris, J.C. 1928-1988
commentator
Smith, Charles Edward 1904-1970
recorder
Asch, Moses
Date
1961
1951-1960
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
FW03821
Folkways 3821
Culture
African Americans
Americans
Topic
Blues (Music)
Folk music
Harmonica
Guitar
Sacred music
Popular music
Place
United States
North Carolina
New York (N.Y.)
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access