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Program Information
 Edge of Americana 
 July 24, 2012
 Edge of Americana  
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 Public Domain 
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Smell that salt air!

Hear the seagulls!

Eat some taffy!

Make a sand castle!

Play the Banjo!


Artist / Song / Album / Label

Hawaiian Beach Combers / Queen of the South Sea Isles / Baby, How Can It Be? / Dust To Digital
Hot Rize / Goin' Across the Sea / Hot Rize in Concert / Flying Fish
Elkville String Band / Bring Me a Leaf From the Sea / Over The Mountain / Hay Holler
Blue Sky Boys / What Does The Deep Sea Say? / Farm And Fun Time Favorites, Vol. 1 / Copper Creek
The Delmore Brothers / Make Room in the Lifeboat For Me / Classic Cuts CD D - Atlanta 1940, New York, 1940 - 1941 / JSP
Farr Brothers / Seaside Schottische / Fine Time At Our House - Standard Radio Transcriptions 1934-35 / Lightnin' Slim collection

Pete Seeger / Deep Blue Sea / American Favorite Ballads, III / Smithsonian Folkways
Mike Seeger / The Sailor And The Soldier / Southern Banjo Sounds / Smithsonian Folkways
Ray Vass & Mabel Dalton / Over the Waves / Galax Gems: Music of Galax, Virginia in the 1960s / Field Recorders Collective -
Jimmy Martin / Ocean of Diamonds / Don't Cry to Me - Songs from the Film "King of Bluegrass" / Thrill Jockey
Granville Bowlin / Little Sunshine / Mountain Music of Kentucky / Smithsonian Folkways

Fred Van Eps / Palm Beach / 5 String Banjo 1909-17 / BACM
Jesse Fuller / San Francisco Bay Blues / Friends of Old Time Music / Smithsonian Folkways
Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard / Darling Nellie Across the Sea / 1965-73 Pioneering Women of Bluegrass / Folkways
Watts &Wilson / Bay Rum Blues / Gastonia Gallop - Cotton Mill Songs & Hillbilly Blues, 1927-1931 / Old Hat
George Formby / Thirsty Thirsty Sailors / The War And Postwar Years - Disc C / JSP

John Hartford / Lady of the Lake / Wild Hog in the Red Brush / Rounder
Double Decker Stringband / Sandy Boys / The Rest is Yet To Come / 5-String
The X-Seamen's Institute / Reuben Ranzo / Classic Maritime Music / Smithsonian Folkways
Louis Killen, Jeff Warner, Gerret Warner & Fud Benson / Jolly Roving Tar / Steady as She Goes: Songs and Chanties from the Days of Comm / Smithsonian Folkways
The X-Seamen's Institute / Run Come See / Classic Maritime Music / Smithsonian Folkways
The Bailes Brothers / Building On The Sands / Oh So Many Years / Bear Family

Various Artists / See-Lye Woman (Sea Lion) / Field Recordings, Volume 4: MS & AL, 1934 - 1942 / Document
Lena Bourne Fish / Castle by the Sea / Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still: The Warner Collection, Vol. 1 / Appleseed
Doc Watson / What Does The Deep Sea Say / The Vanguard Years / Vanguard
Arthur Smith and Earl Scruggs / Love Letters in the Sand / Fiddlin' Arthur Smith and Earl Scruggs: 1957 Jam Session / None
Tony Ellis / Flat Bottom Boat / The Quest / Bellweather
Asa Martin, Doc Roberts, James Roberts / My Old Homestead By the Sea / February 3, 1933 / Berea Archives

Emmett W. Lundy / Waves on the ocean / Fiddle Tunes from Grayson County, Virginia / Jeremy's Saggy Record Cabinet
Lil' Dave Thompson / Chesapeake Bay / Classic Field Recordings / JSP
Woody Guthrie / Talking Sailor (Talking Merchant Marine) / Hard Travelin': The Asch Recordings, Vol. 3 / Smithsonian Folkways
Louis Killen, Jeff Warner, Gerret Warner & Fud Benson / Rolling Down to Old Maui / Steady as She Goes: Songs and Chanties from the Days of Comm / Smithsonian Folkways
Jimmie Rodgers / Dear Old Sunny South by the Sea / The Singing Brakeman / Bear Family
Norm Edmonds / Sandy River Belle / & The Old-Timers, Vol 1 Frc301 / Field Recorders Collective -

Buster (Buzz) Ezell / Salt Water Blues / Field Recordings - Volume 2 - NC, SC, GA, TN, AK, 1926 - 1943 / Document
Burrell Reed-Oklahoma City, OK / Sherman's March to the Sea / Free Little Birds - Burrell Reed-Oklahoma City, OK / This is Free Little Birds
The Shelor - Blackyard Family / Sandy River Belle / The Shelor - Blackard Family / Field Recorders' Collective
Kalama's Quartet / On The Beach Of Waikiki / Kalama's Quartet: Early Hawaiian Classics 1927 - 1932 / Arhoolie
Tommy Mcclennan / Deep Blue Sea Blues / Before The Blues: Early American Black Music Scene, Volume 2 / Yazoo
Curly Miller And Carole Anne Rose / Sailor's Hornpipe, Fisher's Hornpipe, Constitution Hornpipe / I Love This Girl / Self

1999 United Sacred Harp Convention / Ocean / In Sweetest Union Join / Self
Six Jumping Jacks / She Was Just A Sailor'S Sweetheart / Vol. 1-Six Jumping Jacks / Document
John Jackson / Red Sea Blues / Country Blues & Ditties / Rounder

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