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The Resource Shine a light : field recordings from the Great American Railroad, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry

Shine a light : field recordings from the Great American Railroad, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry

Label
Shine a light : field recordings from the Great American Railroad
Title
Shine a light
Title remainder
field recordings from the Great American Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Billy Bragg & Joe Henry
Title variation
Field recordings from the Great American Railroad
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Billy Bragg and Joe Henry reconnect with the culture of American rail travel with a collection of songs that were inspired by and created during their own train journey from Chicago to Los Angeles in March 2016
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bragg, Billy
Date time place
Recorded on board the Texas Eagle 421 Service, Upon Platforms and in station halls, from Chicago to Los Angeles via San Antonio, 14-18 March 2016; except "Waiting for a train", recorded in suite414 of the Sheraton-Gunter Hotel, San Antonio, TX, March 17, [2016]
Dewey number
782.42162/13
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Billy Bragg & Joe Henry ; with various musicians
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Henry, Joe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • United States
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Shine a light : field recordings from the Great American Railroad, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Program notes and full credits on container insert
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Hank Williams)
  • KC moan
  • (the Memphis Jug Band)
  • Waiting for a train
  • In the pines
  • (Lead Belly ; the Louvin Brothers)
  • Gentle on my mind
  • (Glenn Campbell, Aretha Franklin)
  • Hobo's lullaby
  • (Woody Guthrie)
  • Rock Island line
  • Railroading on the great divide
  • (the Carter Family)
  • John Henry
  • (Doc Watson)
  • Early morning rain
  • (Gordon Lightfoot)
  • (recorded by Lead Belly, Lonnie Donegan)
  • The L&N don't stop here anymore
  • The midnight special
  • (Lead Belly)
  • Railroad Bill
  • (Riley Puckett)
  • Lonesome whistle
Control code
ocn956511099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (43 min., 23 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786316637154
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 0711297512328
  • 711297512328
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
COOKCD623
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)956511099
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Shine a light : field recordings from the Great American Railroad, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Program notes and full credits on container insert
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Hank Williams)
  • KC moan
  • (the Memphis Jug Band)
  • Waiting for a train
  • In the pines
  • (Lead Belly ; the Louvin Brothers)
  • Gentle on my mind
  • (Glenn Campbell, Aretha Franklin)
  • Hobo's lullaby
  • (Woody Guthrie)
  • Rock Island line
  • Railroading on the great divide
  • (the Carter Family)
  • John Henry
  • (Doc Watson)
  • Early morning rain
  • (Gordon Lightfoot)
  • (recorded by Lead Belly, Lonnie Donegan)
  • The L&N don't stop here anymore
  • The midnight special
  • (Lead Belly)
  • Railroad Bill
  • (Riley Puckett)
  • Lonesome whistle
Control code
ocn956511099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (43 min., 23 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786316637154
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 0711297512328
  • 711297512328
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
COOKCD623
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)956511099
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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