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Lost Radio Broadcasts: WNYC, 1948 (Limited Edition 10" Blue Vinyl LP)

Lost Radio Broadcasts: WNYC, 1948 (Limited Edition 10
This LP features two previously unknown radio programs hosted by blues/folk legend Huddie Ledbetter (a.k.a Lead Belly). "The Story of Folklore" was a weekly radio program broadcast on Sunday nights on WNYC New York. The programs were recently discovered and acquired by OJL (Origin Jazz Library), with the assistance and cooperation of the Lead Belly Estate. Available in a 1950s-styled 10-inch LP with album notes by Lead Belly biographer Kip Lornell with song notes by Lornell and Cary Ginell. Special blue vinyl edition limited to 1,000 copies.

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This LP features two previously unknown radio programs hosted by blues/folk legend Huddie Ledbetter (a.k.a Lead Belly). "The Story of Folklore" was a weekly radio program broadcast on Sunday nights on...
This LP features two previously unknown radio programs hosted by blues/folk legend Huddie Ledbetter (a.k.a Lead Belly). "The Story of Folklore" was a weekly radio program broadcast on Sunday nights on WNYC New York. The programs were recently discovered and acquired by OJL (Origin Jazz Library), with the assistance and cooperation of the Lead Belly Estate. Available in a 1950s-styled 10-inch LP with album notes by Lead Belly biographer Kip Lornell with song notes by Lornell and Cary Ginell. Special blue vinyl edition limited to 1,000 copies.

Side One:

 1. 
[ 1:02] Irene (opening theme)

 2. 
[ 2:42] Backwater Blues

 3. 
[ 2:23] House of the Rising Sun

 4. 
[ 3:05] Leavin' Blues

 5. 
[ 2:00] Hollywood and Vine

 6. 
[ 1:00] Irene (closing theme)


Side Two:

 1. 
[ 1:02] Irene (opening theme)

 2. 
[ 2:18] If It Wasn't for Dicky

 3. 
[ 1:58] House of the Rising Sun

 4. 
[ 2:27] Careless Love

 5. 
[ 2:30] Hollywood and Vine

 6. 
[ 1:14] Irene (closing theme)

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