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Various - The History Of American Folk (Songs Of Hope And Struggle) album flac Performer: Various
Title: The History Of American Folk (Songs Of Hope And Struggle)
Style: Country, Folk
Released: 2010
MP3 album: 1223 mb
FLAC album: 1572 mb
Rating: 4.4
Genre: Blues / Folk and Country

The Anthology of American Folk Music is a six-album compilation released in 1952 by Folkways Records (catalogue FP 251, FP 252, and FP 253), comprising eighty-four American folk, blues and country music recordings that were originally issued from 1927 to 1932. Experimental film maker Harry Smith compiled the music from his personal collection of 78 rpm records. The album is famous due to its role as a touchstone for the American folk music revival in the 1950s and 1960s

Weavers, The - Lonesome Traveller (2:39) 14. Pete Seeger - He Lies in the American Land (1:54) 15. Burl Ives - Old Dan Tucker (1:18) 16. Lead Belly - Midnight Special (3:06) 17.

From the onset of American history, folk music has shown up at times when the people needed it most. The earliest folk songs rose from slave fields as spirituals such as Down by the Riverside and We Shall Overcome. These are songs about struggle and hardship but are also full of hope. They sprang from the need of the worker to go to a place in her brain where she knew there was more to the world than the hardships she was facing at the time. Finding Common Ground Through Music. Woody wrote hundreds of songs between the 1930s and his death in 1967 of Huntington’s Chorea. In the 1940s, bluegrass began to evolve as a distinct genre with greats like Bill Monroe and the Blue Grass Boys, which spawned banjo legend Earl Scruggs and guitarist Lester Flatt, as well as Del McCoury and others. A New Generation of Folk Songs. In the ‘60s, again, the American worker found himself in a struggle.

ARC Music Studio, Hamburg, Germany. 40 Most Popular American Folk Songs.

Word Struggle & Protest World World History. This album is the 44th in the Smithsonian Folkways ns Series of Latino music albums, produced with support from the Smithsonian Latino Center

Before recorded history American Indians in this area used songs and instrumentation; music and dance remain the core of ceremonial and social activities. Stomp dance" remains at its core, a "call and response" form; instrumentation is provided by rattles or shackles worn on the legs of women. Other southeastern nations have their own complexes of sacred and social songs, including those. The Anthology of American Folk Music is a six-album compilation released in 1952 by Folkways Records (catalogue FP 251, FP 252, and FP 253), comprising eighty-four American folk, blues and country music recordings that were originally issued from 1927 to 1932. Old-time music is a genre of North American folk music. It developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dancing, clogging, and buck dancing.

The traditional and folk music here is categorised into various sections such as: Bluegrass, Old-time(Oldtimey), Old Country music, Carter Family, Cowboy songs, Jazz, Blues, Christian music - Country Gospel, Worship, Old-time Hymns, Spirituals, Christmas Music, Celtic - Irish & Scottish, Ballads, Blues, Session Tunes, Children's Songs etc. Tablature for Guitar & mandolin, Singing lessons, Song writing, Chord Charts for piano, guitar, mandolin & banjo. Downloadable PDF scores to print sheet music and MIDI backing tracks for many of the songs.


1-1 The Kingston Trio* Tom Dooley 3:03
1-2 Pete Seeger John Brown's Body 2:57
1-3 Woody Guthrie Little Black Train 2:30
1-4 Odetta Sail Away Ladies 2:21
1-5 Cisco Houston The Wreck Of The Old '97 1:19
1-6 The Carter Family Wildwood Flower 2:28
1-7 Ramblin' Jack Elliott The Boll Weevil 3:05
1-8 Pete Seeger Frankie And Johnny 4:28
1-9 Leadbelly Black Snake Moan 3:09
1-10 Woody Guthrie Greenback Dollar 1:55
1-11 Josh White Strange Fruit 3:13
1-12 Burl Ives On Springfield Mountain 2:27
1-13 The Weavers The Frozen Logger 2:33
1-14 Cisco Houston The Old Chisholm Trail 1:55
1-15 The Carter Family Keep On The Sunny Side 1:17
1-16 Josh White Live The Life 2:19
1-17 Odetta Chilly Winds 2:43
1-18 Ramblin' Jack Elliott It's Hard, Ain't It Hard 3:22
1-19 Pete Seeger I've Been Working On The Railroad 1:25
1-20 Leadbelly Easy Rider 3:11
1-21 The Kingston Trio* Everglades 2:21
1-22 Josh White Timber (Jerry The Mule) 2:09
1-23 The Weavers Oh My Darlin' Clementine 2:51
1-24 Burl Ives I Know Where I'm Going 1:27
1-25 Harry Belafonte Scarlet Ribbons 3:16
2-1 Pete Seeger We Shall Not Be Moved 2:16
2-2 Burl Ives The Big Rock Candy Mountain 2:38
2-3 The Weavers Kisses Sweeter Than Wine 2:58
2-4 Leadbelly Blue Tail Fly 2:19
2-5 Woody Guthrie This Land Is Your Land 2:37
2-6 Josh White I Gave My Love A Cherry 2:39
2-7 The Weavers So Long It's Been Good To Know You 3:22
2-8 Leadbelly Where Did You Sleep Last Night? 3:03
2-9 Woody Guthrie House Of The Rising Sun 2:58
2-10 Josh White John Henry 3:12
2-11 The Weavers On Top Of Old Smokey 2:43
2-12 Pete Seeger Frog Went A Courting 4:21
2-13 Burl Ives Cowboy's Lament (Streets Of Laredo) 2:27
2-14 Leadbelly Rock Island Line 2:05
2-15 Josh White Wanderings 3:16
2-16 Woody Guthrie Grand Coulee Dam 2:11
2-17 The Weavers If I Had A Hammer 2:00
2-18 Burl Ives Worried Man Blues 2:37
2-19 Pete Seeger The Fox 1:46
2-20 Odetta Santy Anno 1:55
2-21 The Almanac Singers I Ride An Old Paint 2:34
2-22 The Weavers Along The Colorado Trail 3:03
2-23 Ramblin' Jack Elliott Mule Skinner Blues 5:23
2-24 Burl Ives Darlin' Cory 3:13
2-25 Leadbelly Goodnight Irene 2:34
3-1 Odetta Alabama Bound 1:44
3-2 Burl Ives Billy Boy 2:53
3-3 The Weavers Bring A Little Water Sylvie 2:45
3-4 Woody Guthrie Brown Eyes 2:59
3-5 Ramblin' Jack Elliott Old Blue 2:49
3-6 Burl Ives The Ballad Of Rodger Young 3:10
3-7 Odetta Jack O'Diamonds 3:14
3-8 Josh White, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee Sometime 2:51
3-9 Leadbelly John Hardy 3:15
3-10 Pete Seeger Fare You Well Polly 2:12
3-11 Cisco Houston Ezekiel Saw The Wheel 2:15
3-12 Woody Guthrie Pastures Of Plenty 2:27
3-13 The Weavers Lonesome Traveller 2:40
3-14 Pete Seeger He Lies In The American Land 1:54
3-15 Burl Ives Old Dan Tucker 1:18
3-16 Leadbelly Midnight Special 3:06
3-17 Odetta Another Man Done Gone 2:12
3-18 Josh White Like A Natural Man 2:52
3-19 Ramblin' Jack Elliott Pretty Boy Floyd 3:02
3-20 Pete Seeger Ox Driver's Song 1:54
3-21 Woody Guthrie And Cisco Houston Bury Me Beneath The Weeping Willow 2:46
3-22 Burl Ives Go Tell Aunt Rhody 1:14
3-23 Burl Ives Erie Canal 1:40
3-24 Odetta Glory, Glory 2:13
3-25 The Weavers Wasn't That A Time? 2:58

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Not Now Music Limited
  • Copyright (c) – Not Now Music Limited
  • Distributed By – Not Now Music Limited


  • Compilation Producer – Glenn Gretlund, Tony Watts
  • Sleeve Notes – Michael Heatley


On front cover: "75 original recordings from the pioneers of folk digitally remastered on 3 CDs."

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5060143490439
  • Other (Disc 1 catalog number): NOT3CD043-1
  • Other (Disc 2 catalog number): NOT3CD043-2
  • Other (Disc 2 catalog number): NOT3CD043-3