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12/27/2008

TweedRadio IV: new MP3 stream

By Kenneth Rainey. Filed under: Audio, TweedBlog. Tags: , , ,

Here’s another handy condensed stream of some of the MP3 files that’ve been posted to this site over the past few months. They should play in the Flash dealie below. If you want to know more about the songs or find download links, visit the links below to read the original posts.

  1. Tangleweed: Sandy River Belle, from Most Folk Heroes Started Out As Criminals
  2. Sweed and Stoneman: John Hardy, from the original 78rpm recording
  3. Tangleweed: Summertime, from a December, 2004 show at Martyr’s in Chicago
  4. Bob Dunn’s Vagabonds: You Don’t Know My Mind, from the original 78rpm recording
  5. The Kennett Brothers: One of You in Every Size, from Santa is Real
  6. Tangleweed: Dead Flowers, from a November, 2008 show at the Hideout in Chicago
  7. Blind Alfred Reed: How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live, from the original 78rpm recording
  8. Mike Shaw’s Alabama Entertainers: Tennessee River Bottom Blues, from the original 78rpm recording
  9. Tangleweed: Listen to the Mockingbird, from a November, 2008 show at the Hideout in Chicago
  10. The Kennett Brothers: A Shutin at Christmas, from Santa is Real

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Listen to previous installments of TweedRadio.

9/8/2008

TweedRadio III: new MP3 stream

Here’s another handy condensed stream of some of the MP3 files that’ve been posted to this site over the past few months. They should play in the Flash dealie below. If you want to know more about the songs or find download links, visit the links below to read the original posts.

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6/12/2008

TweedRadio II: new MP3 stream

By Kenneth Rainey. Filed under: Audio, TweedBlog. Tags: , ,

Here’s the second installment of TweedRadio, a bite sized sample of music from this site: old-timey and trad recordings from the archives, as well as contemporary takes on the tradition. You can learn more about the tracks by clicking the links below. Enjoy.

  1. Ernest Thompson playing Weeping Willow Tree
  2. Preview of the new Tangleweed CD
  3. Are you ready, Hezzie? The Hoosier Hot Shots playing San
  4. The Viper and His Famous Orchestra playing Winnebago Bay
  5. Frank Hutchison playing Last Scene on the Titanic
  6. Fields Ward playing Ain’t That Trouble in Mind
  7. The Carter Family playing Wildwood Flower
  8. Geeshie Wiley and Elvie Thomas playing Pick Poor Robin Clean
  9. Geeshie Wiley playing Last Kind Words
  10. Doc Walsh playing in the Pines
  11. 1924 recording of Lonesome Road Blues

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5/20/2008

TweedRadio: try our new MP3 stream

The embedded doohickey below has a playlist with the last ten sound files we’ve posted to the site. If folks like this, I’ll do another one in a few weeks.

  1. Wreck of the Southern Old 97
  2. Sandy River Belle
  3. Sally Goodin
  4. Ragtime Annie
  5. Coo Coo Bird
  6. Dark Holler
  7. Rain Crow Bill
  8. Arkansaw Traveler
  9. Fourteen Days in Georgia
  10. Flop-Eared Mule

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