JOHNNY RAY HICKS 'Crossville Criminal'

JOHNNY RAY HICKS 'Crossville Criminal'

  • $13.50


From the Cumberland plateau (spanning the Tennessee/Kentucky border), and related to Dee & Delta Hicks (noted old-time singers of that area), Johnny Ray Hicks regales us with some neat stories and a sizable bunch of old traditional songs likeWILD BILL JONES, KNOXVILLE GIRL, LONG CHAIN CHARLIE, OLD BANGHAM,GOLDEN WILLOW TREE, BARBARA ALLEN, etc. There are 35 performances here, accompanied by a nice 32-page booklet of notes by Bob Fulcher, Brent Cantrell and Toby Koosman.

Track Listing:

  • LITTLE ROSEWOOD CASKET
  • LITTLE WILEY
  • BARBARA ALLEN
  • CROSSVILLE CRIMINAL
  • PRETTY POLLY
  • IRISHMAN'S DOG WITH A COURTING TALE
  • LONG CHAIN CHARLIE
  • BLIND GIRL'S PLEA
  • WILD AND RECKLESS MOTORMAN
  • GRANDPA AND FOXHOUND
  • WILLOW GARDEN
  • DANDOO
  • MY DAD IS SLEEPING
  • OLD CHARLIE
  • SOW TOOK THE MEASLES AND DIED IN THE SPRING
  • PAUL'S VISION
  • CHIHUAHUA
  • BURGLAR MAN
  • PRETTY MOHEE
  • PEGGY BAND
  • SHORT LIFE IN TROUBLE
  • MAY I SLEEP IN YOUR BARN TONIGHT MISTER
  • BILL STAPLES
  • ARKANSAS BOYS
  • WILD BILL JONES
  • WAY OUT ON THE RIVER
  • KNOXVILLE GIRL
  • MULE AND SWEET TATERS
  • OLD BANGHAM
  • HILLS OF ROANE COUNTY
  • GROUNDHOG
  • MUDDY FRANCE
  • GOLDEN WILLOW TREE
  • SUNSET AND EVENING STAR