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The False Young Man (1937)

- July 2, 2019 in Abner Boggs, alan lomax, false young man, henry lee, love, love henry, murder, young hunting

Recording by the legendary musicologist Alan Lomax of Abner Boggs singing a heartrending rendition of this popular murder ballad.

Lomax Collection Recording of English, sample 8

- August 2, 2011 in alan lomax, Audio, frank james, jesse james, lomax recordings, non-article




This is a recording from Alan Lomax’s Parlametrics collection. These recordings were made by linguists around the world as well as by Lomax himself. In this one of many recordings of the English language, the interviewee from Arkansaw talks of his Grandfather’s relationship with famous outlaws Frank and Jesse James. Find more out about Alan Lomax and his pioneering collection of recordings here

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Beela Boola by the Electric City 4 (1920)

Hungarian Rag - Pietro Deiro (1913)

As a Porcupine Pines for its Pork - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
(1925)

Popeye, the Sailor Man - Al Dollar & His Ten Cent Band with Billy Murray (1931)

Chopins Funeral March - The Edison Concert Band (1906)

Houdini on his Water Torture Cell (1914)

Lomax Collection Recording of English

Enrico Caruso - A Dream (1920)

La Paloma (1903)

Orson Welles Show (1941)

Tokyo Rose (1944)

Fats Waller and His Orchestra live at The Yacht Club (1938)