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Old sweet songs a prairie home companion, 1974-1976.

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On July 6, 1974, about a dozen people made their way to the Janet Wallace Auditorium at Macalester College in St. Paul for the first broadcast of a new radio show. This new collection looks back at the early days, when guests included people like Bill Hinkley and Judy Larson, pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull, and the first Powdermilk Biscuit Band.

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Newark Public Library MUSIC CD 472 MISCELLANEOUS (K) (Text)
Adult Music
52125100553439
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615735228
  • ISBN: 1615735224
  • Physical Description: 2 sound discs (59:50, 59:29) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: CD.
  • Publisher: [S.l.] : Highbridge Co., 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Duration: 2:00:00.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 2. Hello love (1:38) -- Keep it clean (3:06) -- How long, how long blues (3:15) -- Hey, Mr. Bassman! (1:32) -- It's too short (3:49) -- Stop that thing (1:35) -- Miss the Missippi and you (3:30) -- Nine years waltz (3:18) -- Franklin D. Roosevelt's back again (2:18) -- Little Joe (3:09) -- You don't know my mind (2:59) -- An action guide to the yellow pages, part II (4:07) -- Salt Creek (2:12) -- Lord, Lord, Lord (3:00) -- Have a little talk with Jesus (1:43) -- Waltz of the tennis players (3:00) -- Mississippi blues (4:30) -- D Major polska from the village of Boda (1:45) -- Keep off the grass (2:24) -- Piggy song (2:06) -- Farewell blues (2:14) -- Homestead on the farm (2:34).
Disc 2. Spanish Johnny (4:24) -- Deep creek blues (5:01) -- Lost John Dean (3:02) -- Candy man (3:31) -- Ut på Landsväjen = Out on the country road (2:18) -- Powdermilk Biscuit theme (1:01) -- Hey, big fat mama (3:13) -- Beaumont rag (2:36) -- Frankie Jean (3:07) -- Boys of blue hill ; Harvest home medley (3:12) -- Hattie Hale (2:19) -- Anoka Library song (4:29) -- Look for the silver lining (1:44) -- Norwegian wedding tune (2:52) -- When you go (3:33) -- The little girl and the dreadful snake (3:48) -- Log cabin home in the sky (2:45) -- Nearer my God to thee (2:54) -- Salty dog (3:33).
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, Keillor Garrison.
Summary, etc.:
On July 6, 1974, about a dozen people made their way to the Janet Wallace Auditorium at Macalester College in St. Paul for the first broadcast of a new radio show. This new collection looks back at the early days, when guests included people like Bill Hinkley and Judy Larson, pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull, and the first Powdermilk Biscuit Band.
Subject: Popular music > 1971-1980.
Folk songs, English > United States.
Live sound recordings.
Genre: Radio programs.


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