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Early Banjo Ragtime Blues

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Audio CD, August 30, 2013
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Chicken Roost Behind the Moon (4:38)
Shake That Thing (3:11)
Diddy Wah Diddy (3:24)
This Will Bring You Back (2:14)
Keep It Clean (2:36)
Sister Kate (2:35)
Money Never Runs Out (2:52)
Move That Thing (2:43)
Mule Get Up the Alley (2:26)
On the Road Again (2:21)
Shake & Break It (3:30)
The Downtown Stomp (2:18)
Total running time, 34:47

“Early Banjo Ragtime Blues” is a set of songs set to a skiffle drumbeat, with piano as the foundation and banjo the featured instrument, along with featured vocals. These songs originate in America in the late 1920s and early 30s.

Dean Rathje: vocals, guitar, banjo, piano.

Composer Credits:

Chicken Roost Behind the Moon: Frank Stokes
Shake That Thing: Papa Charlie Jackson
Diddy Wah Diddy: Arthur “Blind” Blake
This Will Bring You Back: The Memphis Jug Band
Keep It Clean: Charley Jordan
Sister Kate: Clarence Williams/Armand Piron
Money Never Runs Out: Gus Cannon and His Jug Stompers
Move That Thing: The Memphis Jug Band
Mule Get up the Alley: Gus Cannon and His Jug Stompers
On the Road Again: The Memphis Jug Band
Shake & Break It: Charlie Patton
The Downtown Stomp: The Memphis Jug Band

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Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Chicken Roost Behind the Moon
  2. Shake That Thing
  3. Diddy Wah Diddy
  4. This Will Bring You Back
  5. Keep It Clean
  6. Sister Kate
  7. Money Never Runs Out
  8. Move That Thing
  9. Mule Get Up the Alley
  10. On the Road Again
  11. Shake & Break It
  12. The Downtown Stomp

Product details

  • Audio CD (August 30, 2013)
  • Original Release Date: August 25, 2013
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: New Leaf Music
  • Run Time: 35 minutes
  • ASIN: B00EW5ZH4S
  • Average Customer Review: 1.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,032,467 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
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October 11, 2013
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