Okie from Muskogee [Bonus Disc]

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Okie from Muskogee was quickly recorded to cash in on the success of the title song, which became a pop music sensation upon its release in the fall of 1969. Haggard & the Strangers went to Muskogee, Oklahoma, where they ran through a number of their hits and working-class anthems. The first side is devoted to classics like "Mama Tried," "Swinging Doors," "Sing Me Back Home," and "Workin' Man Blues," while the first part of the second side is devoted to songs about the mythological "Hobo Bill," before it concludes with rousing versions of "White Line Fever" and "Okie from Muskogee." While the record isn't necessary, it is a hell of a lot of fun and not bad ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Okie from Muskogee was quickly recorded to cash in on the success of the title song, which became a pop music sensation upon its release in the fall of 1969. Haggard & the Strangers went to Muskogee, Oklahoma, where they ran through a number of their hits and working-class anthems. The first side is devoted to classics like "Mama Tried," "Swinging Doors," "Sing Me Back Home," and "Workin' Man Blues," while the first part of the second side is devoted to songs about the mythological "Hobo Bill," before it concludes with rousing versions of "White Line Fever" and "Okie from Muskogee." While the record isn't necessary, it is a hell of a lot of fun and not bad evidence of why Hag was the most popular figure in country music at the end of the '60s. [A 2014 Capitol release added a second disc with 18 more tracks.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/25/2014
  • Label: Capitol
  • UPC: 602537733491
  • Catalog Number: 2016102
  • Sales rank: 12,102

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Introduction - Carlton Haney (0:35)
  2. 2 Mama Tried - Merle Haggard (2:25)
  3. 3 No Hard Times - Merle Haggard (2:20)
  4. 4 Silver Wings - Merle Haggard (2:39)
  5. 5 Merle Receives Key To Muskogee - Merle Haggard (1:20)
  6. 6 Merle's Introduction To Medley - Merle Haggard (0:22)
  7. 7 Swinging Doors - Merle Haggard (1:16)
  8. 8 I'm A Lonesome Fugtive - Merle Haggard (1:37)
  9. 9 Sing Me Back Home - Merle Haggard (1:24)
  10. 10 Branded Man - Merle Haggard (2:18)
  11. 11 In the Arms of Love - Merle Haggard (2:08)
  12. 12 Workin' Man Blues - Merle Haggard (2:35)
  13. 13 Introduction To "Hobo Bill" - Merle Haggard (1:07)
  14. 14 Hobo Bill's Last Ride - Merle Haggard (2:38)
  15. 15 Billy Overcame His Size - Merle Haggard (3:05)
  16. 16 If I Had Left It Up To You - Merle Haggard (2:36)
  17. 17 White Line Fever - Merle Haggard (3:04)
  18. 18 Blue Rock - Merle Haggard (1:09)
  19. 19 Introduction To Okie From Muskogee - Merle Haggard (1:47)
  20. 20 Okie From Muskogee - Merle Haggard (4:08)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Opening Theme: Hammin' It Up - Merle Haggard (1:24)
  2. 2 I Take a Lot of Pride In What I Am - Merle Haggard (2:34)
  3. 3 Corrine Corrina - Merle Haggard (2:36)
  4. 4 Every Fool Has a Rainbow - Merle Haggard (3:16)
  5. 5 T.B. Blues - Merle Haggard (2:48)
  6. 6 When Did Right Become Wrong - Merle Haggard (3:44)
  7. 7 Philadelphia Lawyer - Merle Haggard (4:25)
  8. 8 Stealin' Corn - Merle Haggard (2:02)
  9. 9 Harold's Super Service - Merle Haggard (2:42)
  10. 10 Devil Woman - Merle Haggard (0:56)
  11. 11 I'm Movin' On - Merle Haggard (1:04)
  12. 12 Folsom Prison Blues - Merle Haggard (0:35)
  13. 13 Jackson - Merle Haggard (0:36)
  14. 14 Orange Blossom Special - Merle Haggard (1:05)
  15. 15 Love's Gonna Live Here - Merle Haggard (1:17)
  16. 16 Today I Started Loving You Again - Merle Haggard (2:01)
  17. 17 Okie From Muskogee - Merle Haggard (3:29)
  18. 18 The Fightin' Side of Me - Merle Haggard (3:13)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Merle Haggard & the Strangers Primary Artist
Merle Haggard Indexed Contributor
Technical Credits
Johnny Cash Composer
Merle Haggard Composer
Buck Owens Composer
Jimmie Rodgers Composer
Woody Guthrie Composer
Casey Anderson Composer
Tommy Collins Composer
Ken Nelson Producer
Roy Nichols Composer
Gene Price Composer
Liz Anderson Composer
Michael Murphy Reissue Producer
Andrew Mendelson Mastering
Susan Lavoie Art Direction
Bob White Liner Notes
John Baldwin Mastering
Roy Burris Composer
K. Vincent Liner Notes
Waldo O'Neal Composer
Charles "Fuzzy" Owen Producer
R. Nichols Composer
Norman Hamlet Composer
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