Hear me howling! [sound recording] : blues, ballads, & beyond

Title
Hear me howling! [sound recording] : blues, ballads, & beyond / as recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s ; text by Adam Machado.
Publication
El Cerrito, CA : Arhoolie Records, ℗2010.
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Description
4 audio discs : digital; 4 3/4 in. +
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Bluegrass music.
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk music.
  • Jazz.
  • Popular music.
  • Rock music.
Note
  • Title from book t.p.
  • Principally previously unreleased material.
  • Book comprises biographical and historical notes, and bibliographical references (p. 130-132).
Credits (note)
  • All recordings produced by Chris Strachwitz.
Event (note)
  • Recorded 1954-1971.
System Details (note)
  • Compact discs.
Contents
  • Disc I. Hump in my back ; Brother low down (Jesse Fuller) -- Berkeley's junko partner ; Tight like that (Skid Band) -- Moose march (Bob Mielke's Bearcats) -- Highway 49 (Big Joe Williams) -- Oakland blues (Big Joe Williams, Mary Williams) -- Greystone (Alameda County Jail) blues (Big Joe Williams) -- I know you didn't want me ; Night shirt blues ; Stop time ; Hear me howling (K.C. Douglas & band) -- Stand alone blues ; Brenda (Lonnie Johnson) -- Changed the lock on my door (Sonny Terry) -- Bald eagle train (take 1) (Bukka White) -- Tom Moore's farm ; Up on Telegraph (Avenue) (Lightning Hopkins) -- Lady luck (Mercy Dee).
  • Disc II. I feel like I'm fixin' to die rag (Country Joe and the Fish) -- You turned your back ; How could I stand it ; Don't forget me, love (Toni Brown) -- Charles Giteau (Crabgrass) -- Midnight blues (The Joy of Cooking) -- Depression gone from me ; Mr. Brakeman (T.A. Talbott) -- Who's going to be my man? (Debbie Green) -- Come see (Bob Neuwirth) -- Lady gay (Janet Smith) -- Talking protest blues (Merritt Herring) -- Black Jack David (Alice Stuart) -- Eventually ; Impressions of John Henry (Perry Lederman) -- Deportees (Barbara Dane) -- Big Texas (Grand Texas) ; Jolie blonde ; Turtle tail (Hackberry Ramblers) -- The Beatles are in town (the Fondettes).
  • Disc III. Willie poor boy ; The Titanic ; Mean boss man ; Sugar babe (Mance Lipscomb) -- Working on a building ; The old ship of Zion (Rev. Louis Overstreet) -- I'm a soldier ; Floor sweepin' rag ; Courtin' boy (Rev. Gary Davis) -- Shake 'em on down ; Louise ; Write me a few of your lines (Fred McDowell) -- Low down dirty things ; 22-20 blues (Mr. Kress) ; Sea walking Jesus ; No special lover ; Peace in the valley (Skip James).
  • Disc IV. Sweetheart you done me wrong ; The touch of God's hand (Vern & Ray) -- 'Fore day in the mornin' ; Ball and chain ; Hound dog (Big Mama Thornton) -- Monsieur Leonard ; Chi ca nai (slow drag) ; Bye bye Rosa (John Semien & the Opelousas Playboys) -- Mr. Charlie ; Louisiana rock (Clifton Chenier) -- What am I doing here? (Notes from the Underground) -- To be a thief (Stanley Willis) -- Pretty good (NOW Creative Arts Ensemble) -- In the breeze (Jerry Hahn) -- To 'Trane (aka: Two trains) (Smiley Winters) -- The beauty of Isis (Sonny Simmons).
Call Number
*LDC 53937
ISBN
  • 9780615384238
  • 0615384234
LCCN
096297051825
OCLC
703303954
Title
Hear me howling! [sound recording] : blues, ballads, & beyond / as recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s ; text by Adam Machado.
Imprint
El Cerrito, CA : Arhoolie Records, ℗2010.
Type of Content
performed music
text
Type of Medium
audio
unmediated
Type of Carrier
audio disc
volume
Performer
Various performers.
Event
Recorded 1954-1971.
System Details
Compact discs.
Summary
The music scene of San Francisco in the 1960s is documented in a four CD set that comes encased in a 136 page book. As the founder of Arhoolie Records, Chris Strachwitz had a passion to release some of the finest roots music available. This collection further showcase his passion.
Credits
All recordings produced by Chris Strachwitz.
Connect to:
Chronological Term
1951-1970
Added Author
Strachwitz, Chris.
Machado, Adam. Writer of accompanying material
Fuller, Jesse. Performer
Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982. Performer
Williams, Mary (Vocalist) Performer
Douglas, K. C. Performer
Johnson, Lonnie, 1894-1970. Performer
Terry, Sonny. Performer
White, Bukka. Performer
Hopkins, Lightnin', 1912-1982. Performer
Dee, Mercy, 1915-1962. Performer
Brown, Toni. Performer
Talbott, T. A. (Tom A.), 1936- Performer
Green, Debbie (Guitarist) Performer
Neuwirth, Bob. Performer
Smith, Janet, 1941- Performer
Herring, Merritt, 1933-2004. Performer
Stuart, Alice, 1942- Performer
Lederman, Perry. Performer
Dane, Barbara. Performer
Lipscomb, Mance, 1895-1976. Performer
Overstreet, Louis, 1921-1980. Performer
Davis, Gary, 1896-1972. Performer
McDowell, Fred. Performer
James, Skip, 1902-1969. Performer
Thornton, Big Mama. Performer
Semien, John, 1918-1983. Performer
Chenier, Clifton, 1925-1987. Performer
Willis, Stanley, 1922-1994. Performer
Hahn, Jerry, 1940- Performer
Winters, Smiley. Performer
Simmons, Sonny, 1933-2021. Performer
Skid Band. Performer
Bob Mielke's Bearcats. Performer
Country Joe and the Fish. Performer
Crabgrass (Musical group) Performer
Joy of Cooking (Musical group) Performer
Hackberry Ramblers. Performer
Fondettes (Musical group) Performer
Vern & Ray. Performer
Opelousas Playboys. Performer
Notes from the Underground (Musical group) Performer
NOW Creative Arts Jazz Ensemble. Performer
Arhoolie Records, Inc.
Other Standard Identifier
096297051825
Publisher No.
CD 518-A-D Arhoolie
518-A--518-D Arhoolie
Research Call Number
*LDC 53937 [CD]
*LE 18-3050 [Text]
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