Washboard Band - Country Dance Music

Washboard Band - Country Dance Music

Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee FW02201 / FA 2201

Pete Seeger writes, "It is amazing how its ‘clickety, tick, pling clunk, punk, clonk' can cut through all the noises of a crowded dance floor." This celebration of the washboard's raspy rhythm features rousing tunes played by Seeger, William Edward Cook, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, and Frank Robertson.

Year Released 1956
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1956 Folkways Records

Genre(s) American Folk; Blues
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Banjo; Bass; Guitar; Harmonica; Vocals; Washboard; Washboard band music
Subject(s) Blues; Folk songs--United States; Jug band music
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101 Cindy Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 6:03
102 Bottle Up and Go Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 5:11
103 Cripple Creek Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 4:50
201 John Henry Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 4:10
202 Old Joe Clark Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 3:21
203 Skip to My Lou Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 3:08
204 Green Corn Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee 4:19
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