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Country boy in New Orleans [sound recording] / Snooks Eaglin.

Eaglin, Snooks, 1936-2009 (Performer). Strachwitz, Chris (Performer). Bridges, Lucius. (Performer). Randolph, Percy. (Performer).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center CD 6419 37684000297141 Off-Site Storage Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: El Cerrito, CA : Arhoolie, p1991.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Reissue produced by Chris Strachwitz.
Formatted Contents Note:
Country boy down in New Orleans -- Mama don't you tear my clothes -- I've had my fun -- Bottle up and go -- Give me the good old boxcar -- Walking blues -- Possum up a simmon tree -- That's all right -- Veal chop and pork chop -- Down by the riverside -- Model T and the train -- Jack o'diamonds -- Death valley blues -- Rock me mama -- John Henry -- Locomotive train -- I had a little woman -- Rock me mama -- Mailman passed -- Going back to New Orleans -- Mardi gras mambo -- Bottle up & go -- This train.
Participant or Performer Note:
Snooks Eaglin, vocals, 6 and 12-string guitar, washboard, and tom-toms with Lucius Bridges, washboard and vocals ; Percy Randolph, harmonica, vocals and washboard.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded by Harry Oster and Richard Allen in New Orleans in the late 1950s.
Subject: Blues (Music) > 1951-1960

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