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Joe Glazer Sings Labor Songs II

Joe Glazer Sings Labor Songs II

>Recorded between 1978 and 1996, Joe Glazer Sings Labor Songs II is a collection of 22 songs celebrating the trials and tribulations of the American working man and woman. Called “labor’s troubadour,” folksinger and social historian Joe Glazer spent his musical career singing songs in support of workers and unions. This collection includes traditional and contemporary labor songs and is a follow-on to Joe Glazer Sings Labor Songs (1986), also available from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Originally issued on the Collector Records label, this album contains brief liner notes about each of the 22 songs.

Track Listing

101
Operating Engineer Joe Glazer 3:02
102
Fight That Line Joe Glazer 2:55
103
Dancing Boilerman Joe Glazer 3:08
104
I Never Did It Joe Glazer 2:15
105
I'm Union and Damn Proud of It Joe Glazer 2:33
106
Taxi Song Joe Glazer 3:56
107
Down at the Union Hall Joe Glazer 2:52
108
To Labor Joe Glazer 2:33
109
Truck Driver Man Joe Glazer 4:20
110
Press Room Joe Glazer 2:53
111
Babies in the Mill Joe Glazer 3:29
112
Hospital Workers Joe Glazer 1:40
113
Buffalo Creek Flood Joe Glazer 3:02
114
Talking Import Blues Joe Glazer 2:33
115
Union Card Joe Glazer 2:35
116
VDT Joe Glazer 2:19
117
Death of Mother Jones Joe Glazer 2:00
118
Sixteen Tons Joe Glazer 2:10
119
Pie in the Sky Joe Glazer 2:00
120
The Right to Know Joe Glazer 2:55
121
Talking Union Joe Glazer 3:05
122
We Shall Overcome Joe Glazer 2:40

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