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Merle Travis - Capitol Country Music Classics album

Merle Travis - Capitol Country Music Classics album Performer: Merle Travis
Title: Capitol Country Music Classics
Date of release: 1993
Size MP3: 1589 mb
Size FLAC: 1606 mb
Rating: 4.5
Format: DMF XM TTA MP2 MOD AA MPC

Merle Robert Travis (November 29, 1917 – October 20, 1983) was an American country and western singer, songwriter, and guitarist born in Rosewood, Kentucky. His songs' lyrics often discussed both the lives and the economic exploitation of American coal miners. Among his many well-known songs are "Sixteen Tons," "Re-Enlistment Blues," "I am a Pilgrim," and "Dark as a Dungeon.

Back Home is the original LP reissue of Merle Travis's first album, Folk Songs of the Hills (1947), with four previously unreleased tracks and a new cover. This album marked a new turn in Travis's career, bringing his Kentucky-style fingerpicking and down-home vocal stylings to the attention of a broad public of country and folk music enthusiasts at the onset of the American folk music revival.

Country Music CDs Randy Travis 1993. Country Contemporary Country Music CDs Merle Haggard.

More albums by this artist. Way Down Yonder In New Orleans.

Cowboys Lament - Original American Country Music.

The Best of Merle Travis. Guitar Rags & A Too Fast Past. The Best of Merle Travis: Sweet Temptation 1946-1953. Razor & Tie. 2:56.

Merle Travis - No Vacancy.

Listen free to Merle Travis – Country Roots (Nine Pound Hammer, Take Me Back to Tulsa and more). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. Merle Robert Travis (November 29, 1917 – October 20, 1983) was an American country and western singer, songwriter, and musician born in Rosewood, Kentucky. His lyrics often discussed the exploitation of coal miners.

Tracklist

1 Merle Travis Cincinnati Lou 2:40
2 Merle Travis No Vacancy 2:42
3 Merle Travis Divorce Me C.O.D. 3:02
4 Merle Travis Missouri 2:44
5 Merle Travis So Round, So Firm, So Fully Packed 3:01
6 Merle Travis Sweet Temptation 2:53
7 Merle Travis Steel Guitar Rag 2:45
8 Merle Travis Three Times Seven 2:59
9 Merle Travis Sixteen Tons 2:54
10 Merle Travis Nine Pound Hammer 2:41
11 Merle Travis I Am A Pilgrim 2:52
12 Merle Travis Dark As A Dungeon 2:50
13 Merle Travis John Henry 3:06
14 Merle Travis Fat Girl 2:39
15 Merle Travis Merle's Boogie Woogie 3:02
16 Merle Travis Crazy Boogie 2:49
17 Merle Travis I'm A Natural Born Gamblin' Man 2:52
18 Merle Travis I'm Sick And Tired Of You Little Darlin' 3:05
19 Merle Travis Sioux City Sue 2:33
20 Merle Travis What A Shame 2:49
21 Merle Travis with Joe Maphis Kinfolks In Carolina 2:26
22 Merle Travis Re-Enlistment Blues 3:25
23 Merle Travis with Hank Thompson Wildwood Flower 2:59
24 Merle Travis Blues Stay Away From Me 2:51
25 Merle Travis Kentucky Means Paradise 2:33
26 Merle Travis John Henry Jnr 2:18
27 Merle Travis Guitar Rag 2:4
28 Merle Travis Way Down Yonder In New Orleans 2:21

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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7777 80676 2 7
  • Matrix / Runout: 780676 2 . 1:1:1 . EMI SWINDON