VARIOUS 'The Story That The Crow Told Me, Vol. 1'
Another in Yazoo's continuing series of beautifully remastered re-issues of rural music of the 1920s and 30s, this is a collection built around the general theme of children's songs & nonsense songs, taken from the traditions of the rural South. The generous 23 tracks here include such pieces as OLD MOLLY HARE (McMichen & Puckett), BARNYARD TUMBLE (Bill Carlisle), HOP ALONG PETER (Fisher Hendley), SUE COW (Bo Carter), JOHNNY BOOKER (Cousin Emmy), THE NICK NACK SONG (Ridgel's Fountain Citians), SAY DARLING SAY (Virginia Mt. Boomers), SOURWOOD MOUNTAIN (Fruit Jar Guzzlers), HORSIE KEEP YOUR TAIL UP (Lew Childre), THE OLD BELL COW (Dixie Crackers)