"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."
Woody Guthrie described singer and actor Cisco Houston as a man who "likes hard hitting songs and hard hitting people. He likes to meet and to sing with the people." This album features both traditional and recently composed songs, as well as extensive liner notes by folklorist Kenny Goldstein.
101 Hard Traveling Cisco Houston 1:30 102 Stagolee (Stagger Lee) Cisco Houston 1:52 103 The John B. Sails (Sloop John B.) Cisco Houston 1:52 104 The Frozen Logger Cisco Houston 2:12 105 Turtle Dove Cisco Houston 2:28 201 True Love on My Mind Cisco Houston 1:18 202 Dink's Song Cisco Houston 2:22 203 Hound Dog Cisco Houston 2:37 204 Gypsy Dave (Gypsy Davy) Cisco Houston 1:42 205 Intoxicated Rat Cisco Houston 1:52 206 The Girl in the Wood Cisco Houston 3:08