The Return of the Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
This sequel to The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of visits the same 1920s era, a time when the recording industry was in its infancy, and labels tended to record any performer who had anything that might stick to the wall, regionally or otherwise. That approach, followed before anything like pop market research was even a glimmer of an idea, means that '20s music was all over the map, with street singers, mountain string bands, maverick fiddlers, musical preachers, banjo players, harp blowers, jug bands, and all manner of blues players getting their shot at putting 78s out there in the world. Like the first installment, this volume carries both familiar names Charley Patton,...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
This sequel to The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of visits the same 1920s era, a time when the recording industry was in its infancy, and labels tended to record any performer who had anything that might stick to the wall, regionally or otherwise. That approach, followed before anything like pop market research was even a glimmer of an idea, means that '20s music was all over the map, with street singers, mountain string bands, maverick fiddlers, musical preachers, banjo players, harp blowers, jug bands, and all manner of blues players getting their shot at putting 78s out there in the world. Like the first installment, this volume carries both familiar names Charley Patton, Bukka White, Uncle Dave Macon and the not-so-familiar, and that variety is part of this set's massive charm. Pop music culture in America starts with recordings like the ones collected here.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/16/2012
  • Label: Yazoo
  • UPC: 016351220325
  • Catalog Number: 2203
  • Sales rank: 72,394

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 L and N Rag - Alex Hood & His Railroad Boys (2:38)
  2. 2 Roll and Tumble Blues - Hambone Willie Newbern (3:03)
  3. 3 Hard For To Love - Appalachian Vagabond (3:15)
  4. 4 The Panama Limited - Bukka White (3:14)
  5. 5 John Henry Blues - Earl Johnson & His Dixie Entertainers (3:17)
  6. 6 Last Kind Words Blues - Geeshie Wiley (3:03)
  7. 7 Old Jaw Bone - Carter Brothers & Son (3:08)
  8. 8 Oh Molly Dear - B.F. Shelton (3:05)
  9. 9 High Water Everywhere, Pt. 1 - Charley Patton (3:07)
  10. 10 Lonesome Road Blues - Kahle Brewer (3:04)
  11. 11 Woman Woman Blues - Ishman Bracey (3:29)
  12. 12 Old Molly Hair - Fiddling Powers (2:51)
  13. 13 Bath House Blues - Ashley's Melody Men (2:54)
  14. 14 Mon Chere Bebe Creole - Sady Courville (2:49)
  15. 15 Dupree Blues - Willie Walker (3:30)
  16. 16 Irish Girl/Blue Breeches - Packie Dolan & His Melody Boys (3:15)
  17. 17 Texas Ranger - Cartwright Brothers (3:15)
  18. 18 Robinson Country - L.O. Birkhead (3:07)
  19. 19 That's No Way To Get Along - Robert Wilkins (2:55)
  20. 20 Bull At the Wagon - Lewis Brothers (2:46)
  21. 21 Koscieliska - S. Bachleda (3:04)
  22. 22 Stack-O-Lee - Fruit Jar Guzzlers (3:18)
  23. 23 Sail Away Ladies - Uncle Dave Macon & His Fruit Jar Drinkers (3:01)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Last Shot Got Him - The Mississippi 'Possum Hunters (2:46)
  2. 2 My Ozark Mountain Home - George Edgin's Corn Dodgers (3:15)
  3. 3 Charmin Betsey - Henry Thomas (3:05)
  4. 4 Milwaukee Blues - Charlie Poole & the North Carolina Ramblers (3:18)
  5. 5 Texas Wagoner - Eck Robertson & Family (3:02)
  6. 6 Two White Horses - Arthur McClain (2:49)
  7. 7 Basile Waltz - Mayeus Lafleur (2:52)
  8. 8 Rolling Log Blues - Lottie Kimbrough (3:19)
  9. 9 Fort Smith Breakdown - Luke Highnight & His Ozark Strutters (2:47)
  10. 10 Tim Brook - The Carver Boys (3:13)
  11. 11 Jesus Make Up My Dying Bed - Blind Willie Johnson (3:18)
  12. 12 Billy Lyons and Stack O'Lee - Furry Lewis (2:40)
  13. 13 Train On the Island - J. P. Nester (3:02)
  14. 14 Lonesome Home Blues - Tommy Johnson (3:09)
  15. 15 Wsciekla Polka - Orkiestra Majkuta (2:56)
  16. 16 Little Rosewood Casket - Lulu Jackson (3:04)
  17. 17 Maid In a Cherry Tree - Patrick Stack (3:09)
  18. 18 I'll Lead a Christian Life - Golden P. Harris (3:16)
  19. 19 Seneca Square Dance - Sam Long (2:53)
  20. 20 Sun To Sun Blues - Blind Blake (3:24)
  21. 21 The Letter That Never Came - Blue Ridge Mountain Singers (3:13)
  22. 22 Some These Days I'll Be Gone - Charley Patton (3:15)
  23. 23 I'm a Long Time Traveling Away From Home - Allison's Sacred Harp Singers (2:57)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Richard Nevins Producer, Liner Notes, Remastering
Drew Friedman Cover Art, Cover Illustration
David Isay Liner Notes
Harvey Wang Liner Notes
Loeíen Babajian Booklet Design
R. Anthony Lee Liner Notes
Henry Renard Liner Notes
Harry Kursh Liner Notes
Charles Huber Liner Notes
Pete Kaufman Liner Notes
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