The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack

The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack

by Ramblin' Jack Elliott


Product Details

Release Date: 08/15/2000
Label: Vanguard Records
UPC: 0015707957526
catalogNumber: 79575

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Ramblin' Jack Elliott   Primary Artist,Guitar,Vocals,Track Performer
Odetta   Guitar,Vocals
Norman Blake   Guitar
Johnny Cash   Guitar,Vocals
Woody Guthrie   Guitar,Vocals
Bob Dylan   Guitar,Harmonica,Vocals
Randy Scruggs   Banjo
Sonny Terry   Harmonica,Vocals
Derroll Adams   Banjo,Vocals

Technical Credits

Johnny Cash   Composer
Woody Guthrie   Composer
Tim Hardin   Composer
Jack Clement   Composer
Rev. Gary Davis   Composer
Allen Reynolds   Composer
Georgette Cartwright   Creative Services Coordinator
Joe Alper   Inlay Photography
George Pickow   Inlay Photography
David Adnopoz   Inlay Photography
Dick Dahl   Producer,Liner Notes

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The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Compilation accompanied the film '' The Ballad of Rambling Jack '' made by Aiyana Elliot (daughter ). It starts out hard with a cover of '' Muleskinner Blues '' (J.Rodgers ), recorded on the Johnny Cash Show, where Jack Elliot holds a note for 30-some-odd seconds, as Jeremy Irion timed. It's all about folk music. There's a few cameos, like Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, and there's some dialouge from the movie, containing a snip of former President Clinton, which leads to the-second-to- the-last song '' 1913 Massacre ''. '' Cup of Coffee '', an Elliot original, is truly one of the best, as it's life-lived. Elliot didn't get the name '' Ramblin' '' for nothing and as the movie portrays, a hard-luck was felt as a result by his family. You ought to see the movie and for Pete's sake, get the album.