His Folkways Years 1963 - 1968 cover

Dock Boggs: Volume 3 (AH 3902)


Dock Boggs: Volume 3 (AH 3902) is the third in a series of three Folkways Records releases of Dock Boggs. These recordings were later re-released on His Folkways Years 1963 - 1968 (SFW 40108).
Tracks | Liner Notes | Recording Notes | Tunings

Tracks

1. Davenport
2. Dying Ranger
3. Little Omie Wise
4. Sugar Blues
5. Loving Nancy
6. Cuba
7. John Hardy
8. Peggy Walker
9. I Hope I Live A Few More Days
10. Turkey In The Straw
11. Calvary
12. Roses While I'm Living
13. Leave It There
14. Prayer Of A Miner's Child
15. Coke Oven March
16. Ruben's Train
17. Cumberland Gap
18. Careless Love

Liner Notes

The liner notes consist of detailed song notes and lyrics.

Lyrics

Recording & Release Notes

  • This album was produced by Mike Seeger.
    • Track 7 recorded on 27 June 1963 at Asheville, North Carolina Civic Center.
    • Track 16 recorded on 3 June 1964 at the Guest River home of Laura Boggs Hunsucker.
    • Track 17 recorded on 5 June 1964 at the Guest River home of Laura Boggs Hunsucker.
    • Tracks 6, 8, 9, 14 recorded on 26 July 1966 at the home of Mike and Marj Seeger, Roosevelt, New Jersey.
    • Tracks 1, 12 recorded on 27 July 1966 at the home of Mike and Marj Seeger, Roosevelt, New Jersey.
    • Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 15, 18 recorded on 10 February 1968 at the Canterbury House, a coffeehouse where he was playing for several days.
    • Track 13 recorded on 20 June 1968 at the home of Laura Boggs Hunsucker in Virginia.

Tunings

  • Tracks 7, 8, 12, 13, 18 - gDGBD
  • Tracks 5, 11 - f#CGAD
  • Tracks 14 - f#DGAD
  • Tracks 2, 3, 4, 9, 10 - gCGBD
  • Track 1 - fCFCD
  • Track 6 - f#DEAD
  • Track 15, 16 - f#DF#AD
  • Track 17 - f#BEAD
Once again, most of this information has been garnered thanks to the tireless efforts of Mike Seeger.


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