×
1/
Skip to main content

Songs with Guy Carawan

Songs with Guy Carawan

Inspired by the urban folk song revival in late-1940s Los Angeles, Guy Carawan began listening to field recordings of folk songs in the Library of Congress. With his developing interest in world folk music, he also traveled to China, Russia, and Europe. In 1958 he released this diverse collection of folk songs. Liner notes include an account by Carawan of his musical and personal journey, along with song lyrics and a history of each track. The result provides insight into the life of a man whose virtues have brought him credit both as a civil rights activist and a musician.

Track Listing

icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
101
Old Blue Guy Carawan 3:05
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
102
Cripple Creek Guy Carawan 2:21
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
103
Whoa Buck! Guy Carawan 2:58
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
104
Three Little Pigs Guy Carawan 1:12
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
105
Boll Weevil Guy Carawan 2:33
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
106
Brazos Guy Carawan 2:54
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
107
Buffalo Gals Guy Carawan 1:46
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
108
Virgin Mary Guy Carawan 2:38
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
109
Sinner Man Guy Carawan 1:53
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
201
The Water is Wide Guy Carawan 3:21
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
202
Sourwood Mountain Guy Carawan 1:50
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
203
Weary Blues Guy Carawan 2:14
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
204
The Little Black Flies Guy Carawan 3:33
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
205
This is the Way I Feel Guy Carawan 3:10
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
206
Hava Na Gila - Hava Na Geela - Hava Nagila Guy Carawan 2:00
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
207
Chinese Flute Guy Carawan 0:49
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
208
Katusha Guy Carawan 1:38
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
209
Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream Guy Carawan 2:20
TOP

.