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The Resource Mermaid Avenue, Billy Bragg and Wilco, (sound recording)

Mermaid Avenue, Billy Bragg and Wilco, (sound recording)

Label
Mermaid Avenue
Title
Mermaid Avenue
Statement of responsibility
Billy Bragg and Wilco
Contributor
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Mermaid Avenue, Coney Island is where Woody Guthrie lived with his family in the late 1940's and early 1950's. Here he wrote hundreds of songs which he never recorded. When he died he left only the lyrics. Billy Bragg and Wilco have written new tunes to these songs."--Shrink wrap
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
JED
Credits note
Produced by Billy Bragg and Wilco with Grant Showbiz
Date time place
Recorded at Totally Wired and Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin, King Size Sound Laboratories, Chicago, and Fort Apache Studio, Boston
Dewey number
781.62
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1629.B73
LC item number
M47 1998
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Folk and rock songs; Billy Bragg, vocals, guitars ; Wilco ; guests, Natalie Merchant, vocals ; Corey Harris, guitars
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bragg, Billy
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • Merchant, Natalie
  • Harris, Corey
  • Wilco (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk songs, English
  • Ballads, English
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Mermaid Avenue, Billy Bragg and Wilco, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Words by Woody Guthrie, music composed chiefly by Billy Bragg
  • Compact disc
  • Lyrics, notes and credits on insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hoodoo voodoo
  • (3:12)
  • She came along to me
  • (3:26)
  • At my window sad and lonely
  • (3:27)
  • Ingrid Bergman
  • (1:50)
  • Christ for president
  • (2:39)
  • Walt Whitman's niece
  • I guess I planted
  • (3:32)
  • One by one
  • (3:22)
  • Eisler on the go
  • (2:56)
  • Hesitating beauty
  • (3:04)
  • Another man's done gone
  • (1:34)
  • (3:53)
  • The unwelcome guest
  • (5:09)
  • California stars
  • (4:57)
  • Way over yonder in the minor key
  • (4:06)
  • Birds and ships
  • (2:13)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (50 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 075596220422
  • 7559622042
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
62204-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 39366327
  • (OCoLC)39366327
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Mermaid Avenue, Billy Bragg and Wilco, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Words by Woody Guthrie, music composed chiefly by Billy Bragg
  • Compact disc
  • Lyrics, notes and credits on insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hoodoo voodoo
  • (3:12)
  • She came along to me
  • (3:26)
  • At my window sad and lonely
  • (3:27)
  • Ingrid Bergman
  • (1:50)
  • Christ for president
  • (2:39)
  • Walt Whitman's niece
  • I guess I planted
  • (3:32)
  • One by one
  • (3:22)
  • Eisler on the go
  • (2:56)
  • Hesitating beauty
  • (3:04)
  • Another man's done gone
  • (1:34)
  • (3:53)
  • The unwelcome guest
  • (5:09)
  • California stars
  • (4:57)
  • Way over yonder in the minor key
  • (4:06)
  • Birds and ships
  • (2:13)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (50 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 075596220422
  • 7559622042
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
62204-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 39366327
  • (OCoLC)39366327
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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