- Sorry, this item is not available in
- Image not available
- To view this video download Flash Player
|Listen Instantly with||Album|
|Other Formats & Versions||Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
|1. Titanic Blues Hi Henry Brown & Charlie Jordan|
|2. Wreck Of the Old 97 Skillet Lickers|
|3. Bill Wilson Birmingham Jug Band|
|4. The Crash Of the Akron Bob Miller|
|5. The Fate of Talmadge Osborne Ernest Stoneman|
|6. El Mole Rachmim (Für Titanik) Cantor Joseph Rosenblatt|
See all 24 tracks on this disc
|1. The Story of the Mighty Mississippi Ernest Stoneman|
|2. Mississippi Heavy Water Blues Robert Hicks|
|3. Dixie Boll Weevil Fiddlin' John Carson|
|4. Mississippi Boweavil Charlie Patton|
|5. Ohio Prison Fire Bob Miller|
|6. Memphis Flu Elder Curry|
See all 24 tracks on this disc
|1. Peddler And His Wife Hayes Shepherd|
|2. The Little Grave in Georgia Earl Johnson|
|3. Kenney Wagner's Surrender Ernest Stoneman|
|4. Henry Clay Beattie Kelly Harrell|
|5. The Murder Of the Lawson Family Carolina Buddies|
|6. Naomi Wise Clarence Ashley|
See all 22 tracks on this disc
If you like cool eye and ear candy, then this is for you.
Besides sounding fantastic and looking great, the package also includes deeply revealing annotations and notes by Hank Sapoznik, Christopher King and Tom Waits.
Train wrecks, fires, murder, the Titanic...all feature in this tribute to darkness and doom.
If you read the title and are still considering it this collection will not disappoint nearly 3 hrs of early 20th century recordings of songs about murder betrayal and tragady just... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Mike Hoag
For those of us who do not care for slop-40, musical drool or people ripping off other people's music, there is stuff like this. Read morePublished 22 months ago by C. X. Alexander
The case of the cds was a little more worn than i thought they would be but overall things were in good condition and i got it on time.Published on June 10, 2012 by arielmay
If I could only give a person like 5 cd's this set would be one of them. not for the none poetic soul. sit back dream watch the story in detail in your mind. Read morePublished on May 19, 2009 by er ic harapat
You don't need Tom Wait's introduction to remind you that this music survives today with him and with Nick Cave, for example. Read morePublished on April 7, 2009 by Michael A. Duvernois
When I drive down the road in my 2006 Honda Accord and have this collection playing on my six changer cd player I feel like it's 1922 in Alabama and I'm in my Ford jalopy listening... Read morePublished on April 25, 2008 by Mark Schiff
Received these cds just before a trip from VA to TX.
Took me over 200 miles of happy interstate driving
(with nary a disaster)!
On a recommendation from a friend, I picked this up even though I only own the Harry Smith Anthology and really no other reissue collections. I'm now sold! Read morePublished on February 19, 2008 by ilovemykids
An interesting peak into early 20th century culture.The packaging is top notch.As for the music,it sounds like 20 or 30 versions of the same song,especially given the primitive... Read morePublished on February 15, 2008 by P. NOWELL