Good for What Ails You: Music of the Medicine Shows, 1926-1937

Good for What Ails You: Music of the Medicine Shows, 1926-1937

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Good for What Ails You: Music of the Medicine Shows, 1926-1937

2 CDs, 48 old-time classics in a beautiful trifold digipak -- plus a copiously illustrated 72-page booklet with extensive notes, period photos and much more. A fabulous musical document of the old-time medicine shows, a remnant of a bygone era, with Gid Tanner & Riley Puckett, Pink Anderson, Sam McGee, the Memphis Sheiks, Emmett Miller, Carolina Tar Heels, Henry Thomas, Mainer's Mountaineers, Cannon's Jug Stompers, Charlie Poole and many others!

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Disc: 1

  1. The Spasm - Daddy Stovepipe & Mississippi Sarah
  2. Tanner's Boarding House - Gid Tanner & Riley Puckett
  3. Don't Think I'm Santa Claus - Lil McClintock
  4. Hokum Blues - Dallas String Band with Coley Jones
  5. Jimbo Jambo Land - Shorty Godwin
  6. Gonna Swing On The Golden Gate - Fiddlin' John Carson & His Virginia Reelers
  7. Papa's 'Bout To Get Mad - Pink Anderson & Simmie Dooley
  8. The Man Who Wrote Home Sweet Home Never Was A Married Man - Charlie Parker & Mack Woolbright
  9. Bye, Bye, Policeman - Jim Jackson
  10. The Bald-Headed End Of A Broom - Walter Smith
  11. Bow Wow Blues - Allen Brothers
  12. Beans - Beans Hambone & El Morrow
  13. A Chicken Can Waltz The Gravy Around - Stovepipe # 1 and David Crockett
  14. Tell It To Me - Grant Brothers & Their Music
  15. Ain't No Use Working So Hard - Carolina Tar Heels
  16. Mama Keep Your Yes Ma'am Clean - Walter Cole
  17. C-H-I-C-K-E-N Spells Chicken - Kirk McGee & Blythe Poteet
  18. My Money Never Runs Out - Banjo Joe
  19. Railroadin' Some - Henry Thomas "Ragtime Texas"
  20. Traveling Man - Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers
  21. G. Burns Is Gonna Rise Again - Johnson-Nelson-Porkchop
  22. Baby All Night Long - Blue Ridge Mountain Entertainers
  23. Born In Hard Luck - Chris Bouchillon
  24. He's In The Jailhouse Now - Memphis Sheiks

Disc: 2

  1. Gonna Tip Out Tonight - Pink Anderson & Simmie Dooley
  2. Chevrolet Car - Sam McGee
  3. It Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo' - Gid Tanner & His Skillet-Lickers
  4. Bring It With You When You Come - Cannon's Jug Stompers
  5. Atlanta Strut - Blind Sammie
  6. Go Along Mule - Uncle Dave Macon & His Fruit Jar Drinkers
  7. Casey Bill - Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band
  8. I Got Mine - Frank Stokes
  9. Hannah - Chris Bouchillon
  10. Adam & Eve In The Garden - Bogus Ben Covington
  11. Mysterious Coon - Alec Johnson & His Band
  12. Her Name Was Hula Lou - Carolina Tar Heels
  13. Reno Blues - Three Tobacco Tags
  14. Scoodle Um Skoo - Papa Charlie Jackson
  15. Stackalee - Frank Hutchison
  16. The Cat's Got The Measles, The Dog's Got The Whooping Cough - Walter Smith
  17. Shout You Cats - Hezekiah Jenkins
  18. Nobody's Business If I Do - Tommie Bradley
  19. Sweet Sixteen - Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers
  20. Ticklish Reuben - Charlie Parker & Mack Woolbright
  21. I Heard The Voice Of A Porkchop - Jim Jackson
  22. Shine - Dallas String Band with Coley Jones
  23. The Gypsy - Emmett Miller & His Georgia Crackers
  24. Kiss Me Cindy - J.E. Mainer's Mountaineers

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