Pete Seeger: America’s Political Storyteller No.1 | Documents 600185

Pete Seeger: America’s Political Storyteller No.1

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Label: Documents

Cat No: 600185

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 10

Release Date: 3rd November 2014

Contents

Artists

Pete Seeger

Artists

Pete Seeger

About

200 songs by the American folk legend Pete Seeger are to be found in this 10-CD box. It includes hits such as "Where Have All the Flowers Gone" and "If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song)" but also the much sought-after rarities by Pete Seeger and the Almanac Singers and his group The Weavers.

The left-wing song and ballad writer Pete Seeger was a key member of the New York protest folk scene of the 1960s, which supported causes such as international disarmament, civil rights and environmental issues.

Tracklisting:

CD 1
1. Where Have All the Flowers Gone
2. Frog Went A-Courtin'
3. Don't You Weep After Me
4. Eight Hour Day
5. Come All You Hardy Miners
6. Banks Are Made of Marble
7. Barbara Allen
8. Ground Hog
9. Delia's Gone
10. Foggy Dew
11. Ida Red
12. Ballad of Barney Graham
13. Gypsy Davy
14. Fare Ye Well Old Ely Branch
15. Farther Along
16. Sioux Indians
17. Pittsburgh Town
18. Lolly Too Dun
19. Talking Blues
20. The Farmer Is the Man
21. The Wagoner's Lad

CD 2
1. Old Riley
2. I've Been Working On the Railroad
3. Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
4. Cotton Mill Colic
5. Hard Times in the Mill
6. Mill Mother's Lament
7. Peg and Awl
8. Fair Margaret and Sweet William
9. Buffalo Gals
10. The Three Butchers
11. Hayseed Like Mine
12. The Dove
13. The Blind Fiddler
14. Down in Carlisle
15. Riflemen of Bennington
16. Sixty Per Cent 17. Beans, Bacon & Gravy
17. Pretty Polly
18. The Golden Vanity
19. He Lies in the American Land

CD 3
1. Down in the Valley
2. My Children Are Seven in Number
3. The Titanic Disaster
4. The Farmer's Curst Wife
5. The Wreck of the Old '97
6. Wabash Cannonball
7. Texian Boys
8. St. James Hospital
9. Oh Mary Don't You Weep
10. We Are Moving On to Victory
11. The Death of Harry Simms
12. Yankee Doodle
13. Seven Cent Cotton and Forty Cent Meat
14. Blue Tail Fly
15. Oh Had I a Golden Thread
16. To Everyone in All the World
17. Five Fingers
18. Roll Down the Line
19. John Hardy
20. Molly Malone

CD 4
1. Frankie and Johnny
2. Skip to My Lou
3. Raggedy
4. Old Dan Tucker
5. John Riley
6. T. B. Blues
7. Roslyn Castle
8. Les Raftsmen
9. I'll Sing You a Love Song
10. Jay Gould's Daughter
11. The Trip We Took Over the Mountain
12. Canadien Errant, Un
13. She Moves Trough the Fair
14. Big Rock Candy Mountain
15. Lily of the Lake
16. Boyne Water
17. Vive La Canadienne
18. Cielito Lindo
19. The Banks of Champlain
20. Red River Valley

CD 5
1. John Henry
2. No Sir, No
3. Isabeau S'y Promeneau
4. Down By the Riverside
5. Fly Through My Window
6. How're You On for Stamps Today
7. Old Grey Mule
8. River of My People
9. Alligator, Hedgehog
10. Elder Bordee
11. Stranger's Blues
12. Autherine
13. Black and White
14. Come All You Bold Sailormen
15. Streets of Glory
16. I Had a Rooster
17. The Happy Whistler
18. The Valliant Soldier
19. Sally My Dear
20. Seneca Canoe Song

CD 6
1. Home On the Range
2. I Know an Old Lady (Who Swallowed A Fly)
3. Listen Mister Bilbo
4. Teency Weency Spider
5. Blow the Man Down
6. Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream
7. Mister Rabbit
8. Vigndig a Fremd Kind
9. The Darby Ram
10. The Shantyman's Life
11. The Keeper and the Doe
12. Wood-Chopping Song
13. Shenandoah
14. Grey Goose
15. Little Girl See Through My Window
16. Clementine
17. The Old Hen
18. Weave Room Blues
19. Racoon's Got a Bushy Tail
20. Once More A-Lumbering Go

CD 7
1. Jesse James
2. Way Down Yonder in the Cornfield
3. My Little Kitty
4. Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
5. Midnight Special
6. Old Blue
7. House of the Rising Sun
8. Mole in the Ground
9. Black Is the Colour of My True Love's Hair
10. Camptown Races
11. Little Dogies
12. Sally Ann
13. Putting On the Style
14. The Foolish Frog
15. Poor Boy
16. Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
17. The Fox
18. Young Man Who Wouldn't Hoe Corn
19. Bear Hunt
20. So Long, It's Been Good to Know You

CD 8
1. If I Had A Hammer
2. John Brown's Body
3. Over the Hills
4. The Elephant
5. Oh Worrycare
6. Dayenu
7. Leather Wing Bat
8. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
9. Turtle Dove
10. Swing Low Sweet Chariot
11. The Little Black Bull
12. Oh Susanna
13. Old Paint
14. Passing Through
15. Casey Jones
16. Talking Atom
17. The Preacher and the Slave
18. Hold the Fort
19. A Dollar Ain't a Dollar Anymore
20. Voting Union

CD 9
1. The Golden Vanity
2. Ballad of October 16
3. Plow Under
4. The Strange Death of John Doe
5. The Sinking of the Reuben James
6. Liza Jane
7. Which Side Are You On
8. Deliver the Goods
9. Washington Breakdown
10. C for Conscription
11. Union Maid
12. State of Arkansas
13. Dear Mister President
14. Billy Boy
15. Talking Union
16. All I Want
17. Round and Round Hitler's Grave
18. The Coast of High Barbary
19. Ground Hog
20. Blow Ye Winds, Heigh Ho

CD 10
1. If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song)
2. Tzena, Tzena, Tzena
3. Around the World
4. Wasn't That a Time
5. Rock Island Line
6. Oh My Darlin' Clementine
7. So Long, It's Been Good to Know Yuh
8. The Wreck of the Sloop John B.
9. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
10. The Roving Kind
11. On Top of Old Smoky
12. Darling Cory
13. When the Saints Go Marching in
14. Easy Rider Blues
15. Lonesome Traveller
16. Wimoweh
17. The Midnight Special
18. Bay of Mexico
19. Bring Me Li'l Water Sylvie
20. Goodnight Irene

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