GO DOWN OLD HANNAH

Latest update on 22/04/2013

Artist: Ernest Williams & group
Author: traditional
Label: Rounder
Year: 1933

John & Alan Lomax recoreding at the Sugarland State Farm in Texas. Chain-gangers working in the cornfields, begging for the sun to go down and never come up again. From Deep River Of Song series Big Brazos and on Lomax comp The Land Where The Blues Began.

Covers:

1940s:

Lead Belly [another Lomax recording]

1955:

Alexis Korner [with Guy Carawan]

1957:

Lonnie Donegan

1963:

Koerner, Ray & Glover

2009:

Radiators

2011:

Heritage Blues Orchestra

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