Various - Negro Prison Songs (From The Mississippi State Penitentiary)

Various - Negro Prison Songs (From The Mississippi State Penitentiary)

Musician: Various
Album title: Negro Prison Songs (From The Mississippi State Penitentiary)
Size MP3 version: 1595 mb
Size APE version: 1568 mb
Label: Tradition Everest ‎– TLP 1020
Type: Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue, Stereo
Country: US
Date of released:
Category: Blues
Style: Field Recording
Rating ✫: 4.8
Votes: 523
Format: MP2 MMF AUD MP4 AA MPC XM
Genre: Blues

Various - Negro Prison Songs (From The Mississippi State Penitentiary)



Tracklist

A1 Unknown Artist Murder's Home
A2 Unknown Artist No More, My Lawd
A3 Unknown Artist Old Alabama
A4 Unknown Artist Black Women
A5 Unknown Artist Jumpin' Judy
A6 Unknown Artist Whoa Buck
A7 Unknown Artist Prettiest Train
A8 Unknown Artist Old Dollar Mamie
A9 Unknown Artist It Makes A Long Time Man Feel Bad
B1 Unknown Artist Rosie
B2 Unknown Artist Levee Camp Holler
B3 Unknown Artist What Makes A Work Song Leader?
B4 Unknown Artist Early In The Mornin'
B5 Unknown Artist How I Got In The Penitentiary
B6 Unknown Artist Tangle Eye Blues
B7 Unknown Artist Stackerlee
B8 Unknown Artist Prison Blues

Credits

  • Design – Raphael Boguslav
  • Liner Notes – Alan Lomax
  • Mastered By – DBH*, Pete Helffrich

Notes

Electronically re-recorded to simulate stereo

An Everest Records Production

Additional notes and texts in enclosed booklet

Originally released in 1958. There is also another version with orange labels that was likely released during the early 1970s and can be identified by the arrangement of the text on its labels as well as by the runout grooves.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: TR 1020 A-1 Pete Helfrich
  • Matrix / Runout: 147 [DBH] TLP 1020Bx

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TLP 1020 Various Negro Prison Songs ‎(LP) Tradition Records TLP 1020 US 1958
BJS 4039 Various Negro Prison Songs ‎(LP) Bellaphon BJS 4039 Germany Unknown
TLP 1020 Various Negro Prison Songs ‎(LP) Tradition TLP 1020 US Unknown
TLP 1020 Various Negro Prison Songs ‎(LP, Comp, Mono, RP) Tradition Records TLP 1020 US 1961
SL-5020-SV Various Negro Prison Songs From The Mississippi State Penitentiary ‎(LP, Comp) Columbia SL-5020-SV Japan 1970



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