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Edge of Americana
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July 6, 2011, 10:58 a.m.
Celebrating the life, music and sensibilities of Hazel Dickens (1935-2011).

Enjoy some great music from powerful women in bluegrass and oldtime, songs of coal, and songs by the artist herself.

Artist / Song / Album / Label

Hazel Dickens / They'll Never Keep Us Down / Hard Hitting Songs for Hard Hit People / Rounder
Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard / Can't You Hear Me Calling / 1965-73 Pioneering Women of Bluegrass / Folkways
Rayna Gellert and Susie Goehring / Say Darlin' Say / Starch and Iron / Self
George Davis / Little Lump of Coal / When Kentucky Had No Union Men / Smithsonian Folkways

Ola Belle Reed / High on a Mountain / Ola Belle Reed / Field Recorders Collective
Jean Ritchie / The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore / Music Of Coal: Mining Songs From The Applachian Coalfields / Full Lights
Estil C. Ball and Orna Ball / Jennie Jenkins / Sounds of the South - Blue Ridge Mountain Music / Atlantic
Marion Underwood / Coal Creek March / Old Time Mountain Banjo / County

The Whitetop Mountaineers / Banjo Pickin' Girl / Home on the Mountain / Self
Pete Steele / Last Payday at Coal Creek / Banjo Tunes and Songs / Folkways
Hazel Dickens / Banjo Picking Girl / Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard / Rounder
Molly O'Day / A Hero's Death / The Cumberland Mountain Folks /
Elizabeth Cotten / Freight Train / Classic Railroad Songs / Folkways

Louise Foreacre / Shout, Little Lulu / Close to Home (Old Time Music from Mike Seeger's Collection 1952-1967) / Folkways
Elizabeth LaPrelle / Moonshiner / Lizard In The Spring / Old 97
Mary Z. Cox / Big Scioty / Banjo Dreamin' Suwannee Nights / Self
Kim Johnson / June Apple / Keepers / Buffalo Skinner
The Carter Family / Coal Miner's Blues / Music Of Coal: Mining Songs From The Applachian Coalfields / Full Lights
Hazel Dickens / Working Girl Blues / Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard / Rounder

The Stanley Brothers / The Dream Of The Miner's Child / Friends Of Old Time Music (Disc 1) / Folkways
Valerie Smith / In Those Mines / Music of Coal: Mining Songs from the Applachian Coalfields, Volume Two / Full Lights
John Haywood / O' Coal Mine (W/ Rat's On The Railroad) / Haywood Banjo Volume 3 With Ponty's Camper & Rats On The Railroad / Self
Lester and Linda McUmbers / Greenback Dollar / Old Timey - Tunes of Central West Virginia / WiseKrack Records
Adam Tanner & The Dirty Rag Mob / Coal Mine Blues / Rare Rags And Stringband Blues / Old 97

Bessie Smith / On Revival Day (A Rhythmic Spiritual) / The Complete Recordings, Volume 4 / Sony
Samantha Bumgarner / The Worried Blues / The North Carolina Banjo Collection / Rounder
Mother McCollum / Jesus Is My Air-O-Plane / Goodbye, Babylon - Salvation / Dust To Digital
Woody Guthrie / The Dying Miner / Struggle / Folkways
Hazel Dickens / Busted / Hard Hitting Songs for Hard Hit People / Rounder
Neko Case / Poor Ellen Smith / Canadian Amp / Lady Pilot

Maybelle Carter / Foggy Mountain Top / Friends of Old Time Music / Folkways
Mr. & Mrs. Sams / The Wagoner's Lad / Mountain Music Of Kentucky / Smithsonian Folkways
Whitetop Mountaineers / Trials, Troubles And Tribulations / Go Away With Me - Music from Virginia's Hills and Hollers / Self
Blind Alfred Reed / Explosion in the Fairmount Mine / People Take Warning! Murder Ballads & Disaster Songs 1913-19 / Tompkins Square

Hazel Dickens / Pretty Bird / Hazel & Alice / Rounder

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