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Midnight special, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, (sound recording)

Label
Midnight special
Title
Midnight special
Statement of responsibility
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
biography of performer or history of ensemble
Cataloging source
APL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Terry, Sonny
Date time place
"Sides 3 and 4 are known to have been recorded on August 22, 1960. Sides 1 and 2 were probably recorded on the same date"--Container
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Sonny Terry, harmonica and vocals ; Brownie McGhee, guitar and vocals
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGhee, Brownie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk songs, English
  • Popular music
  • Blues (Music)
Label
Midnight special, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Sides 1 and 2 originally issued as 'Blues and folk-- Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry] (Prestige/Bluesville 1005) ; sides 3 and 4 originally [issued as] 'Blues all around my head'... (Prestige/Bluesville 1020)"--Container
  • Program notes by Tony Glover on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sonny's squall -- Red River blues -- Gone gal -- Blues before sunrise -- Sweet lovin' kind -- Midnight special -- Take this hammer whup -- Too nicey mama -- Meet me down the bottom -- Tryin' to win -- Blues all around my head -- East Coast blues -- Muddy water -- Beggin' and cryin' -- My plan -- Trying to destroy me -- Everything I had is gone -- Jealous man -- Understand me -- Blues of happiness
Control code
6214309
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
F-24721
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Midnight special, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "Sides 1 and 2 originally issued as 'Blues and folk-- Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry] (Prestige/Bluesville 1005) ; sides 3 and 4 originally [issued as] 'Blues all around my head'... (Prestige/Bluesville 1020)"--Container
  • Program notes by Tony Glover on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sonny's squall -- Red River blues -- Gone gal -- Blues before sunrise -- Sweet lovin' kind -- Midnight special -- Take this hammer whup -- Too nicey mama -- Meet me down the bottom -- Tryin' to win -- Blues all around my head -- East Coast blues -- Muddy water -- Beggin' and cryin' -- My plan -- Trying to destroy me -- Everything I had is gone -- Jealous man -- Understand me -- Blues of happiness
Control code
6214309
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
F-24721
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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