Mudcat Café message #4054496 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #167855   Message #4054496
Posted By: GUEST,Gerry
23-May-20 - 03:23 AM
Thread Name: Rise Up Mudcat!, RUS Volume 3 (online)
Subject: RE: Rise Up Mudcat!, RUS Volume 3 (online)
"Going to the West" is on Finest Kind, Lost in a Song. Liner notes say, "Ann [Downey] learned this beautiful, lonesome song of western migration from the singing of Kate Brislin and Jody Stecher. Its lineage before them can be traced through Ginny Hawker and Peggy Seeger to Byron Arnold's 'Folksongs of Alabama'."