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Carolina Chocolate Drops: Heritage $12.00


"Steeped in the Piedmont blues of the North Carolina hill country, the Carolina Chocolate Drops' members breathe new life into the African-American string-band tradition." -NPR, Mountain Music

Armed with banjos, fiddles, guitars, jugs, kazoos, spoons and various other percussive "instruments," in this album, the Carolina Chocolate Drops revisit the jug-band and Black string-band music of the ‘20s and ‘30s with the zest of the most energetic hip-hoppers and the acumen of old-time music pioneers. Although they remain faithful to the tradition, they have an atypical way of articulating their own artistic feelings.

Track Listing
1 Another Man Done Gone
2 Wayward Gal
3 Don't Get Trouble in Your Mind
4 Black Eyed Blues
5 Georgia Buck
6 Earl King
7 Jack O'Diamonds
8 Short Life of Trouble
9 Po' Lazarus
10 Rickett's Hornpipe
11 Cornbread and Butter Beans
12 Bye-Bye Policeman
13 Real Old Mountain Dew
14 Sittin' On Top of the World
15 Banjo Drems: Jaildong
16 Gambia

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