Woody Guthrie SFW40025

This document of Guthrie's dedication to working class Americans, recorded in the '40s with Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry, contains gritty classics like 1913 Massacre and Pretty Boy Floyd. A superbly remastered and annotated treasure which includes lyrics. "Raw, gut wrenching protest songs of toil, turmoil and the American worker. His charismatic style gets back to the roots of folk and the voice of the people." — The Patriot Ledger

Year Released 1990
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 1990 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Genre(s) American Folk; Struggle & Protest
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Guitar; Harmonica; Vocals
Language(s) English
Subject(s) Folk songs--United States

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101 Struggle Blues Woody Guthrie 2:02
102 A Dollar Down and a Dollar a Week Woody Guthrie 1:38
103 Whoopie Ti-Yi-Yo, Get Along Little Dogies Woody Guthrie 3:02
104 Hang Knot Woody Guthrie 2:15
105 Waiting at the Gate Woody Guthrie 2:50
106 The Dying Miner Woody Guthrie 2:56
201 Union Burying Ground Woody Guthrie 3:04
202 Lost John Woody Guthrie 2:51
203 Buffalo Skinners Woody Guthrie 3:15
204 Pretty Boy Floyd Woody Guthrie 3:05
205 Ludlow Massacre Woody Guthrie 3:30
206 1913 Massacre Woody Guthrie 3:36
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