Mudcat Café message #2528554 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #12277   Message #2528554
Posted By: Stringsinger
31-Dec-08 - 03:37 PM
Thread Name: Music: Police and Striking Miners
Subject: RE: Music: Police and Striking Miners
Stateside: "Come all of you good workers, the truth to you I'll tell,
Of how the good old union has come in here to dwell.

Which side are you on? Which side are you on?" (Florence Reese)

Woody's 1913 Massacre and the Ludlow Strike songs.

Uncle Dave Macon's "Buddy Won't You Roll Down The Line?"

"The goons and the ginks and the Company finks and the deputy sheriffs who made
the raids....." Woody's Union Maid.

There are so many good strong UMW miner's songs here in the States.

Frank Hamilton