Albums & Lyrics

Folkland Songs

Folkland Songs

Jack Elliot (sic) & Derrol (sic) Adams

Released on LP in 1966, Joker SM 3023 (I)
Recorded June - September 1957 in Milan, Italy

Re-released on double CD in 1996 along with Riding In Folkland, Selection Of America, Gold Sound DCD-768
Cover by Currier and Ives (*) more details at the bottom of the page

Play Track 1. "Mule Skinner's Blues"  view lyrics»
2. "How Long Blues" 
Play Track 3. "Precious Jewel"  view lyrics»
Play Track 4. "Death Of John Henry"  view lyrics»
Play Track 5. "Ain't It A Shame" view lyrics»
Play Track 6. "East Virginia Blues" view lyrics»
Play Track 7. "Stern Old Bachelor" view lyrics»
Play Track 8. "Cigarettes & Whiskey" view lyrics»
Play Track 9. "The Cuckoo" view lyrics»
10. "Salty Dog Blues"
Play Track 11. "I'm Going Down The Road" view lyrics»
Play Track 12. "Rich And Rambling Boy" view lyrics»
Play Track 13. "Death Of Mr. Garfield" view lyrics»
Play Track 14. "I'm Gonna Walk The Street In Glory" view lyrics»
(*) Currier and Ives was a successful American printmaking firm headed by Nathaniel Currier (1813–1888) and James Merritt Ives (1824–1895). Based in New York City from 1834–1907, the prolific firm produced prints from paintings by fine artists as black and white lithographs that were hand colored. Lithographic prints could be reproduced quickly and purchased inexpensively, and the firm called itself "the Grand Central Depot for Cheap and Popular Prints" and advertised its lithographs as "colored engravings for the people. More details