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The singing brakeman / Jimmie Rodgers.

Singer:
Rodgers, Jimmie, 1897-1933 [Browse]
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Vollersode, West Germany : Bear Family, ℗1992.
Description:
6 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes:
  • Compact discs.
  • In one container (31 cm.).
  • Program notes, discography, and biographical information by Nolan Porterfield (59 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.) inserted in container.
Time and place of event:
Recorded Aug. 4, 1927-May 24, 1933 at various locations; includes 2 overdubbing sessions by the Rainbow Ranch Boys, recorded Mar. 18 and July 22, 1955 in Nashville, Tenn.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Jimmie Rodgers, guitar and vocals ; with various performers.
Contents:
  • Disc 1. The soldier's sweetheart -- Sleep, baby, sleep -- Ben Dewberry's final run -- Mother was a lady -- Blue yodel -- Away out on the mountain -- Dear old sunny South by the sea -- Treasures untold -- The brakeman's blues -- The sailor's plea -- In the jailhouse now -- Blue yodel # 2 -- Memphis yodel -- Blue yodel # 3 -- My old pal -- Mississippi moon -- My little old home down in New Orleans -- You and my old guitar -- Daddy and home -- My little lady -- I'm lonely and blue -- Lullaby yodel -- Never no mo' blues.
  • Disc 2. My Carolina sunshine girl -- Blue yodel, #4 -- Waiting for a train -- I'm lonely and blue -- Desert blues -- Any old time -- Blue yodel, #5 -- High powered mama -- I'm sorry we met -- Everybody does it in Hawaii -- Tuck away my lonesome blues -- Train whistle blues -- Jimmie's Texas blues -- Frankie and Johnny -- Frankie and Johnny -- Homecall -- Homecall -- Whisper you mother's name -- The land of my boyhood dreams -- The land of my boyhood dreams -- Blue yodel, #6 -- Yodeling cowboy -- My rough and rowdy ways -- I've ranged, I've roamed, I've traveled -- I've ranged, I've roamed, I've traveled -- Hobo Bill's last ride.
  • Disc 3. Mississippi River blues -- Mississippi River blues -- Nobody knows by me -- Anniversary blue yodel -- Anniversary blue yodel -- She was happy till she met you -- Blue yodel, # 11 -- Blue yodel, # 11 -- A drunkard's child -- That's why I'm blue -- Why did you give me your love -- Why did you give me your love -- My blue eyed Jane -- Why should I be lonely -- Moonlight and skies -- Pistol packin' papa -- Take me back again -- Those gambler's blues -- I'm lonesome too -- The one rose -- For the sake of days gone by -- Jimmie's mean mama blues -- The mystery of number five -- Blue yodel, # 8.
  • Disc 4. In the jailhouse now, # 2 -- Blue yodel, # 9 -- T.B. blues -- T.B. blues -- Travellin blues -- Travellin blues -- Travellin blues -- Jimmie the kid -- Jimmie the kid -- Why there's a tear in my eye (& Sara Carter) -- The wonderful city (& Sara Carter) -- Let me be your sidetrack -- Let me be your sidetrack -- Let me be your sidetrack -- Jimmie Rodgers visits the Carter Family -- The Carter Family & Jimmie Rodgers in Texas -- When the cactus is in bloom -- Gambling polka dot blues -- Looking for a new mama -- Looking for a new mama -- What's it? -- My good gal's gone -- My good gal's gone -- Southern cannonball.
  • Disc 5. Roll along Kentucky moon -- Roll along Kentucky moon -- Hobo's meditation -- Hobo's meditation -- My time ain't long -- Ninety-nine year blues -- Mississippi moon -- Mississippi moon -- Down the old road to home -- Blue yodel, # 10 -- Home call -- Mother the queen of my heart -- Rock all my babies to sleep -- Whippin' that old T.B. -- Whippin' that old T.B. -- No hard times -- No hard times -- Long tall mama blues -- Peach picking time down in Georgia -- Gambling bar room blues -- I've only loved three women -- In the hills of Tennessee -- Prairie lullaby -- Miss the Mississippi and you.
  • Disc 6. Sweet Mama hurry home -- Blue yodel, # 12 -- Dreaming with tears in my eyes -- The cowhand's last ride -- I'm free from the chain gang now -- Dreaming with tears in my eyes -- Yodeling my way back home --Jimmie Rodger's last blue yodel -- The yodeling ranger -- Old pal of my heart -- Old love letters -- Mississippi delta blues -- Somewhere below the Mason-Dixon Line -- Years ago -- The singing brakeman (the movie soundtrack) -- The Pullman porters -- In the jailhouse now, # 2 -- Mule skinner blues -- Peach picking time down in Georgia -- Mother, the queen of my heart -- Never no mo' blues -- Blue yodel, # 1 -- Daddy and home -- Memphis yodel.
Subject(s):
Old-time music [Browse]
Other title(s):
Jimmie Rodgers, the singing brakeman
Publisher no.:
BCD 15540
LCCN:
93717298
OCLC:
28506478
International Article Number:
  • 4000127155405
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