Calypso Breakaway

Calypso Breakaway


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Calypso Breakaway

This disc centers on some of the best Decca calypsos of the late '30s. Here are the songs and singers that sparked the calypso boom in the United States. They include Beginner, Lion, Radio, Invader, Caresser, Tiger, and Atilla. The notes are not very informative, but the transcriptions are good.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/14/1992
Label: Rounder Select
UPC: 0011661105423
catalogNumber: 1054

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Tiger   Track Performer
Invader   Track Performer
Wilmoth Houdini   Track Performer
King Radio   Track Performer
Codallo's Top Hatters   Track Performer
Violets-Venezuelan Waltz   Track Performer
Atilla the Hun   Track Performer
Lion   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Tiger   Contributor
Invader   Contributor
Wilmoth Houdini   Contributor
Richard K. Spottswood   Producer
Lionel Belasco   Contributor
Raymond Quevedo   Contributor
Sholom Secunda   Composer
King Radio   Contributor
Al Philip Iere   Contributor
Beginner   Contributor
Keith Warner   Producer
Lion   Contributor

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