People Take Warning! Murder Ballads & Disaster Songs 1913-1938

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/2/2010
  • Label: Tompkins Square
  • UPC: 894807002509
  • Catalog Number: 2509
  • Sales rank: 59,572

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Titanic Blues - Hi Henry Brown (3:14)
  2. 2 Wreck of the Old 97 - The Skillet Lickers (2:54)
  3. 3 Bill Wilson - Birmingham Jug Band (3:21)
  4. 4 Crash of the Akron - Bob Miller (3:31)
  5. 5 Fate Of Talmadge Osborne - Ernest V. Stoneman (3:06)
  6. 6 El Mole Rachim (Fur Titanik) - Cantor Joseph Rosenblatt (3:31)
  7. 7 Wreck of the Virginian - Blind Alfred Reed (2:59)
  8. 8 Fate of Will Rogers & Wiley Post - Bill Cox (3:17)
  9. 9 Down With The Old Canoe - The Dixon Brothers (2:52)
  10. 10 Wreck Of Number 52 - Cliff Carlisle (3:16)
  11. 11 Kassie Jones - Furry Lewis (3:07)
  12. 12 Kassie Jones - Furry Lewis (3:04)
  13. 13 Brave Engineer - The Carver Boys (3:16)
  14. 14 The Sinking of the Titanic - Richard Rabbit Brown (3:48)
  15. 15 Fate of Chris Lively and Wife - Alfred Reed (3:25)
  16. 16 Wreck On the Mountain Road - Red Fox Chasers (2:37)
  17. 17 Unfortunate Brakeman - Kentucky Ramblers (2:26)
  18. 18 Altoona Freight Wreck - Riley Puckett (2:37)
  19. 19 Fatal Wreck of the Bus - J.E. Mainer's Mountaineers (2:48)
  20. 20 Last Scene of the Titanic - Frank Hutchison (3:29)
  21. 21 Casey Jones - The Skillet Lickers (2:48)
  22. 22 Wreck of the Westbound Airliner - Fred Pendleton & the West Virginia Melody Boys (2:58)
  23. 23 The Titanic - Ernest V. Stoneman (3:14)
  24. 24 When That Great Ship Went Down - William & Versey Smith (2:57)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Story Of the Mighty Mississippi - Ernest V. Stoneman (3:07)
  2. 2 Mississippi Heavy Water Blues - Robert Hicks (3:04)
  3. 3 Dixie Boll Weevil - Fiddlin' John Carson (2:59)
  4. 4 Mississippi Boweavil - Charlie Patton (3:06)
  5. 5 Ohio Prison Fire - Bob Miller (3:27)
  6. 6 Memphis Flu - Elder Curry (3:03)
  7. 7 Explosion in the Fairmount Mine - Alfred Reed (3:21)
  8. 8 Storm That Struck Miami - Fiddlin' John Carson (3:02)
  9. 9 When The Levee Breaks - Joe McCoy (3:13)
  10. 10 The Alabama Flood - Andrew Jenkins (3:18)
  11. 11 Burning of the Cleveland School - J.H. Howell's Carolina Hillbillies (3:02)
  12. 12 High Water Everywhere - Charlie Patton (3:07)
  13. 13 High Water Everywhere - Charlie Patton (3:06)
  14. 14 Ryecove Cyclone - James Roberts (3:03)
  15. 15 McBeth Mine Explosion - Cap, Andy & Flip (2:52)
  16. 16 Dry Well Blues - Charlie Patton (3:20)
  17. 17 The Baltimore Fire - Charlie Poole (3:12)
  18. 18 Tennessee Tornado - McGee Brothers (3:14)
  19. 19 Dry Spell Blues - Son House (3:14)
  20. 20 The Santa Barbara Earthquake - Green Bailey (2:57)
  21. 21 The Death of Floyd Collins - Vernon Dalhart (3:29)
  22. 22 The Porto Rico Storm - Carson Trio Robison (2:33)
  23. 23 Boll Weavil - Alvin Condor (2:59)
  24. 24 Flood of 1927 - The Elders McIntorsh & Edwards' Sanctified Singers (3:14)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Peddler And His Wife - Hayes Shepherd (3:24)
  2. 2 The Little Grave in Georgia - Earl Johnson (3:07)
  3. 3 Kenney Wagner's Surrender - Kahle Brewer (2:23)
  4. 4 Henry Clay Beattie - Kelly Harrell (3:09)
  5. 5 Murder Of The Lawson Family - The Carolina Buddies (3:27)
  6. 6 Naomi Wise - Clarence Ashley (2:53)
  7. 7 Railroad Bill - Will Bennett (2:59)
  8. 8 Frankie - Dykes Magic City Trio (3:02)
  9. 9 Trial of Richard Bruno Hauptmann - Bill Cox (3:00)
  10. 10 Trial of Richard Bruno Hauptmann - Bill Cox (3:04)
  11. 11 Lanse Des Belaires - Ernest Fruge (2:50)
  12. 12 Darling Cora - B.F. Shelton (3:53)
  13. 13 Billy Lyons And Stack O'Lee - Furry Lewis (2:37)
  14. 14 Tom Dooley - Grayson & Whitter (3:10)
  15. 15 The Story of Freda Bolt - Floyd County Ramblers (3:37)
  16. 16 Pretty Polly - John Hammond (3:11)
  17. 17 Fingerprints Upon The Windowpane - Bob Miller (3:00)
  18. 18 Bluefield Murder - Roy Harver (3:08)
  19. 19 Frankie Silvers - Ashley & Foster (3:05)
  20. 20 Fate of Rhoda Sweeten - Wilmer Watts & The Lonely Eagles (3:11)
  21. 21 Dupree Blues - Willie Walker (3:29)
  22. 22 Poor Ellen Smith - Dykes Magic City Trio (3:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Riley Puckett Vocals
Technical Credits
Tom Waits Introduction
Carson Robison Composer
Cliff Carlisle Composer
Bill Cox Composer
Frank Hutchison Composer
Henry Sapoznik Producer, Liner Notes, Annotation
Kelly Harrell Composer
Andrew Jenkins Composer
Alfred Reed Composer
Jack Mahoney Composer
Christopher [1] C. King Producer, Direction, Annotation
Susan Archie Art Direction
Walter "Kid" Smith Composer
John Carson Composer
Orville J. Jenks Composer
Bob Miller Composer
Josh Rosenthal Executive Producer
Matthew Greenway Cover Art
Rich Remsberg Image Research
Liz Newkirk Layout
Fred Tait-Douglas Composer
Francis Sims Composer
Dock M. Shanks Composer
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