The Dying Miner - Woody Guthrie - Struggle (CD, Album)

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  1. Dying Miner (aka Goodbye Centralia) Words and Music by Woody Guthrie. It happened an hour ago Way down in this tunnel of coal The gas caught a fire from somebody's lamp And my buddies are choking in smoke. Dear daddy and mother, Goodbye, Dear sister and brother, Goodbye, My fingers are weak And I cannot write Goodbye Centralia, Goodbye.
  2. Woody Guthrie - Struggle Lyrics | SongMeanings! Album Lyrics and Tracklisting The Dying Miner: 0 7 Union Burying Ground: 1 8 Lost John: 0 9 Buffalo Skinners: 0 10 Pretty Boy Floyd: 1 11 Ludlow Massacre: 0 Massacre: 3 Popular albums by this artist. Best of the War Years. This Land Is Your Land: An All American Children's Folk.
  3. Artist: Woody Guthrie. This recording was issued at Guthrie's insistence that there be a series of records depicting the struggle of working people to realize their vision and to secure their rights. He dedicated these 12 songs to his wife Marjorie Guthrie and to Pete Seeger. Moses Asch reissued the record to commemorate the United States Bicenntenial.
  4. In popular culture. American folksinger Woody Guthrie wrote and recorded a song about the Centralia mine disaster entitled The Dying Miner. Guthrie's recording of the song is now available on the Smithsonian-Folkways recording Struggle (). Songwriter Bucky Halker rearranged this song and recorded it for his Welcome to Labor Land CD (Revolting Records, ), a collection of Halker's.
  5. The Dying Miner Lyrics: It happened an hour ago / Way down in this tunnel of coal / The gas caught a fire from somebody's lamp / And my buddies are choking in smoke / Dear daddy and mother.
  6. Struggle is an album released by Folkways Records as a vinyl LP (catalogue no. FA ) in and as a CD in It contains recordings by folk artist Woody Guthrie, accompanied on some of the tracks by Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry. Songs on this album are commonly referred to as protest music, songs that are associated with a movement for social change.
  7. The Dying Miner Woody Guthrie Top Woody Guthrie Lyrics Dear Mrs. Roosevelt Hobo's Lullaby Pastures Of Plenty Ludlow Massacre Talking Blues Talking Hard Work Pretty Boy Floyd Lindbergh Jesus Christ This Land Is Your Land.
  8. Woody Guthrie. Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie (July 14, – October 3, ) was an American singer-songwriter and folk musician whose musical legacy includes hundreds of political, traditional and children's songs, ballads and improvised works. He frequently performed with the slogan This Machine Kills Fascists displayed on his guitar.
  9. The collection captures Woody Guthrie at his artistic best with gritty songs about the struggles of the American worker (“Waiting at the Gate,” “The Dying Miner”), unions (“Ludlow Massacre,” “ Massacre”), and an ode to a bad man (“Pretty Boy Floyd”). Blues harmonicist Sonny Terry sits in with Guthrie on “Lost John,” and fellow traveling companion and folksinger Cisco Houston contributes his .

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