Artist: Henry ThomasAuthor: Henry ThomasLabel: VocalionYear: 1928
"The freeest song imaginable" according to the Anthology of American Folk Music, where Henry Thomas' version was reissued on.
Holy Modal Rounders
Lovin' Spoonful [in Woody Allen film What's Up Tiger Lily; Holy Modal Rounder fans; see also: Blues In The Bottle]
David Thomas [on The Harry Smith Project Revisited]
Not to be confused with Memphis Minnie's (see there).
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