Wasn't That a Time! [Vanguard]

Wasn't That a Time! [Vanguard]

by The Weavers
     
 
Wasn't That a Time! is a treasure for serious Weavers fans. Featuring 87 songs on its four discs, including several unreleased numbers, the box set is designed for devoted fans; the liner notes are filled with anecdotes and photos that provide a good portrait of the group. For some casual fans, it might be a bit too much, but Wasn't

Overview

Wasn't That a Time! is a treasure for serious Weavers fans. Featuring 87 songs on its four discs, including several unreleased numbers, the box set is designed for devoted fans; the liner notes are filled with anecdotes and photos that provide a good portrait of the group. For some casual fans, it might be a bit too much, but Wasn't That a Time! is a fitting tribute to the seminal folk group.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/18/1993
Label:
Vanguard Records
UPC:
0015707475020
catalogNumber:
147/50

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Goodnight Irene
  2. Tzena, Tzena, Tzena
  3. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
  4. Wimoweh
  5. On Top of Old Smokey
  6. So Long (It's Been Good to Know Yuh)
  7. Wreck of the John B
  8. The Midnight Special
  9. Darling Corey
  10. Pay Me My Money Down
  11. Follow the Drinking Gourd
  12. Rock Island Line
  13. Around the World
  14. Venga Jaleo
  15. I've Got a Home in That Rock
  16. Shalom Chaverim
  17. Lonesome Traveler
  18. I Know Where I'm Going
  19. Go Where I Send Thee (One for the Little Bitty Baby)
  20. Sixteen Tons
  21. Twelve Gates to the City

Disc 2

  1. I Never Will Marry
  2. Sinner Man
  3. House of the Rising Sun
  4. The Keeper
  5. You Made Me a Pallet on the Floor
  6. Kumbaya
  7. Si Me Quieres Escribir
  8. State of Arkansas
  9. Eddystone Light
  10. This Land Is Your Land
  11. Aunt Rhodie
  12. Aweigh, Santy Ano
  13. Wild Goose Grasses
  14. Erie Canal
  15. Greenland Whale Fisheries
  16. Tina
  17. Old Riley (In Dem Long Hot Summer Days)
  18. Almost Done (On a Monday)
  19. You Old Fool
  20. Po' Howard (Howards' Dead and Gone)
  21. When the Stars Begin to Fall

Disc 3

  1. We're All Dodgin'
  2. Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
  3. Jackhammer John
  4. A Walkin' and a Talkin'
  5. Rally 'Round the Flag
  6. Que Bonita Bandera
  7. Fight On
  8. Wasn't That a Time
  9. Get Along Little Dogies
  10. True Religion
  11. Which Side Are You On?
  12. Bye, Baby, Bye
  13. On My Journey
  14. Born in East Virginia
  15. Run, Come See Jerusalem
  16. Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream
  17. Marching to Pretoria
  18. Stewball
  19. Recordando Que Mañana (Remembering Tomorrow)
  20. Below the Gallows Tree
  21. Good Old Bowling Green
  22. Buttermilk Hill
  23. New Jerusalem

Disc 4

  1. When the Saints Go Marching In
  2. The Banks of Marble
  3. Woke up This Morning
  4. Ramblin' Boy
  5. Poor Liza
  6. Train Time
  7. Wimoweh
  8. San Francisco Bay Blues
  9. Guantanamera
  10. If I Had a Hammer
  11. Come Away Melinda
  12. Study War No More
  13. Sinner Man
  14. I'm Standing Outside of Your Shelter
  15. Yerakine
  16. Get up, Get Out
  17. La Volette
  18. Miner's Life
  19. Roll on, Columbia
  20. Rock Island Line
  21. Around the World
  22. Goodnight Irene

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Weavers   Primary Artist

Technical Credits

Lead Belly   Composer
Erik Darling   Composer,Contributor
Carl Sandburg   Composer
Pete Seeger   Composer,Contributor
Frank Hamilton   Contributor
Alan Lomax   Composer
Joseíto Fernandez   Composer
Mary Katherine Aldin   Producer
Ronnie Gilbert   Composer,Contributor
Lee Hays   Composer,Contributor
Fred Hellerman   Composer,Contributor
Bernie Krause   Contributor
John A. Lomax   Composer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Captain Jeff Zaraya   Engineer
George F. Root   Composer
Solomon Linda   Composer
José Martí   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Julius Grossman   Composer
Julián Orbón   Composer
Issachar Miron   Composer

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