Atavistic Unheard Music Series UMS/ALP241CD Talking and drum solos


Baby Dodds

Baby Dodds, talking, drum solos (tracks 1-8); The Laneville-Johnson Union Brass Band (tracks 9-17); The Lapsey Band (tracks 18-28).

  1. Spooky drums no. 1 (02.24)
  2. Drums in the twenties (08.28)
  3. Shimmy beat/Press roll demonstration (01.25)
  4. Careless love blues (02.09)
  5. Rudiments (02.08)
  6. Maryland (02.33)
  7. Spooky drums no. 2 (02.17)
  8. Tom tom workout (01.56)
  9. Precious Lord hold my hand (02.29)
  10. Take rocks & gravel to build a solid road (01.32)
  11. Wild about my daddy (01.52)
  12. Sun gonna shine in my back door someday (02.11)
  13. I'm going on (02.18)
  14. O Lord let thy will be done (02.02)
  15. Conversation (01.31)
  16. My baby gone and she won't be back no more (01.33)
  17. Fare you well daddy, it's your time now (02.53)
  18. Sing on (01.31
  19. Dixie (01.59)
  20. Going up the country, don't you want to go (01.22)
  21. I shall not be moved (03.05)
  22. The ship is over the ocean (02.19)
  23. Mama don't you tear my clothes (01.07)
  24. Nearer my God to thee (01.30)
  25. Like my Lord (01.08)
  26. I'm all right now since I've been converted
  27. Just over in the Gloryland
  28. When I lay my burden down
Tracks 1-8 recorded in 1946, originally released as a 10" EP on Folkways Records FJ 2290; other tracks recorded in 1954 and originally released as a 12" LP in the Music from the South series on Folkways FA 2650.


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