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Mance Lipscomb - Texas Sharecropper And Songster

Mance Lipscomb - Texas Sharecropper And Songster

Performer: Mance Lipscomb
Title: Texas Sharecropper And Songster
Style: Texas Blues
Cat#: F 1001
Country: US
Label: Arhoolie Records
Size MP3 version: 2859 mb
Size FLAC version: 1157 mb
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 786
Genre: Blues

Mance Lipscomb - Texas Sharecropper And Songster


Tracklist

1Going To Louisiana (See See Rider)
2Freddie
Written-By – Lipscomb
3Sugar Babe, It's All Over Now
Written-By – Mance Lipscomb
4Shake, Shake, Mama
Written-By – Mance Lipscomb
5Ain't It Hard
6Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo
7Going Down Slow
Written-By – Jimmy Oden
8Jack O'Diamonds Is A Hard Card To Play
9Bout A Spoonful
Written-By – Mance Lipscomb
10One Thin Dime
11Baby Please Don't Go
Written-By – Joe Williams
12Rock Me All Night Long
13Mama Don't Allow
14Ella Speed

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
F1001Mance Lipscomb Texas Sharecropper And Songster ‎(LP, Album, Ltd)Arhoolie RecordsF1001US1960
F-1001Mance Lipscomb Texas Sharecropper And Songster ‎(LP, Mono)Arhoolie RecordsF-1001US1960
F1001Mance Lipscomb Texas Sharecropper And Songster ‎(LP, Album, RE)Arhoolie RecordsF1001US1963
F1001Mance Lipscomb Texas Sharecropper And Songster ‎(LP, Album)Arhoolie RecordsF1001US1960
F1001Mance Lipscomb Texas Sharecropper And Songster ‎(LP, Album, RE)Arhoolie RecordsF1001USUnknown

Credits

  • LayoutWayne Pope
  • Liner NotesMack McCormick
  • Photography By [Cover Photo]Chris Strachwitz
  • Recorded ByChris Strachwitz, Mack McCormick
  • Vocals, GuitarMance Lipscomb

Notes

Similar label layout and same runouts to this other version on Arhoolie.
Identical back cover to first issue. Non deep groove labels, slight text variation.

B6 is on label. Issued with a booklet of notes and lyrics.

With an 8-page booklet with notes and lyrics.

All original song material. Copyright Tradition Music B.M.I. Recorded at Navasota, Texas, 1960.

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout (A-side runout, stamped): Arhoolie F1001-A NEW M-101 SE RW
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side runout, stamped): Arhoolie F1001-B NEW M-102 SE RW

Companies

  • Copyright (c) – Tradition Music Co.

Video

Album

Prior to the blues revival, Mance Lipscomb was an unknown, and his discovery was one of the positive byproducts of the revival. He was a great country-blues man, and this is perhaps his greatest effort, capturing him running through a number of traditional songs. Most of the songs are augmented by his jackknife slide guitar, and all feature his raw, haunted vocals, which make these classic songs sound timeless. He was born Beau De Glen Lipscomb near Navasota, Texas. As a youth he took the name Mance short for emancipation from a friend of his oldest brother, Charlie. Lipscomb was born April 9, 1895. His father was an ex-slave from Alabama his mother was half African American. For most of his life, Lipscomb supported himself as a tenant farmer in Texas. He had started playing guitar at an early age and. 14 tracks . Time left: 1d 14h 15m 43s Ships to: Worldwide. Condition: Used. Time left: 1d 16h 26m 51s Ships to: Worldwide. Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date indicated and are subject to change. Artist: Mance Lipscomb. Album Info. Catalog Number. ARHLP1001. Years Released. Recording Dates. Recording Locations. Navasota, Texas. Texas Songster. Mance Lipscomb. You Got To Reap What You Sow. Join our email list for the latest news from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Click to Join. Texas Blues. Compilation album by Mance Lipscomb. Sugar Babe. Going Down Slow. Motherless Children. External links. Album by Mance Lipscomb. Jack of Diamonds. is a cover of. Jack O'Diamonds by Blind Lemon Jefferson 1926. Release date