LEADBELLY & WOODY GUTHRIE - WNYC Radio New York 12 December 1940 (CD)

Category: KEYHOLE CDs

This rare and historically vital recording captures a 25-minute episode of Folk Songs Of America, a radio program produced by the remarkable folklorist Henrietta Yurchenco.

In it, Woody Guthrie is Lead Belly's guest, and they perform a cross section of their remarkable catalogues.

The set comes complete with background notes and images.


1. Announcer intro
2. You Can't Lose Me, Cholly (Lead Belly)
3. Announcer
4. Frankie & Albert (Lead Belly)
5. John Hardy (Guthrie)
6. Jesse James (Guthrie)
7. The Ballad Of Tom Joad (Guthrie)
8. Boll Weevil (Lead Belly)
9. Announcer outro


Title WNYC Radio New York 12 December 1940
Catalogue No KHCD9040
Format CD
Barcode 5291012904027