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image of The WMA Bulletin, 1955 - 1959, 49 Issues, Plus 14 Pieces of Related WMA and Topic Records Ephemera

The WMA Bulletin, 1955 - 1959, 49 Issues, Plus 14 Pieces of Related WMA and Topic Records Ephemera

by Workers' Music Association

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Published
1955
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London: Workers' Music Association, Ltd., 1955. Founded in 1936 by composer and radical Alan Bush, and still in operation, the Workers' Music Association has long been a beacon for the rights and music of workers. This collection consists of 49 issues of the WMA Bulletin from the years 1955 -1959; May-Dec, 1955 + Annual Report (9 issues); 1956, 11 issues… Read more
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image of Disc Collector; Official Organ of National Hillbilly Record Collectors' Exchange, ( 16 Issues),1951-1961, and  Disc Collector News Letter , Nos. 1-5, Jan. - Sept., 1964, with Related Ephemera

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Palmer, Michigan: National Hillbilly Record Collectorss Exchange, 1951. RARE. 16 issues of Disc Collecto; Official Organ of National Hillbilly Record Collectors' Exchange, later renamed Disc Collector: "The Country Record Collectors Bible". This mimeographed country and folk music journal which has been called a veritable "research discography". Published quarterly starting in 1951, the 16 issues are Vol. 1, Nos.1-4, 1951; Vol.… Read more
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Complete Catalog of Stinson Records

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No Place: Stinson Records No Author. No Place (Los Angeles), no date, circa late 1950s- early 1960s. Listings for Stinson SLP #1-85 and #1000-1003. Typed one side, with title, musician, Stinson SLP#, a brief summary of the recording, list of songs, size and number of LPs, List and Net prices. Lacking pages for #s 67, 71, 72, 75-77, 80-82.… Read more
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image of SING OUT! The Folk Song Magazine; 115 Issues, (Including Complete Sets of  Vols. 5-20, 1955-1971)

SING OUT! The Folk Song Magazine; 115 Issues, (Including Complete Sets of Vols. 5-20, 1955-1971)

by Irwin Silber, Robert Wolfe (Editors)

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Published
1950
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Near Fine
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New York: Peoples Artists Inc./ Sing Out! Inc. , 1950. 115 issues of this hugely influential folk music magazine, Includes complete runs for the years 1955-1971, Vols. 5-20, plus Vol.I, Nos. 2-4, 8,9,11 (1950-1951); Vol.2, Nos. 1-5, 9, 11 (1951-1952); Vol.3, Nos. 1-3, 5-11 (1952 -1953); Vol. 4.Nos. 1,2,4,6,7 (1954); and a few later issue, Vol. 26, 5 and 6… Read more
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image of ETHNIC; A Quarterly Survey of English Folk Music, Dance, and Drama. Vol.1, Nos. 1-4, January-Autumn, 1959 The Complete Issue, with Four Page ALS from Reg Hall to Irwin Silber , Dated 7/10/59

ETHNIC; A Quarterly Survey of English Folk Music, Dance, and Drama. Vol.1, Nos. 1-4, January-Autumn, 1959 The Complete Issue, with Four Page ALS from Reg Hall to Irwin Silber , Dated 7/10/59

by Peter Grant, Reg Hall, and Mervyn Plunkett, (Editors)

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Published
1959
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Near Fine
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London: Reg Hall, 1959. RARE. Only 4 numbers published during the course of 1959, still an influential and useful source in the early heydays of the folk music revival in England. Overall Near Fine, the summer issue with bottom corners creased, two of the four numbers with "return to Pete" in red ink front covers. Laid in a 4 page… Read more
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American Folk Music Occasional Number 0ne

by Strachwitz, Chris (Editor)

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Published
1964
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Fine in Wraps, as Issued
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First Edition
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$85.00

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Berkeley, CA: Arhoolie Record, Inc., 1964. 110 pages in stapled red wrappers. Fine. Numerous photographs of legendary blue musicians such as Mance Lipscomb, Muddy Waters, Clifton Chenier, Mississippi John Hurt, Lightnin' Hopkins, and many others. SCARCE. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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International Blues Record Club Bulletin. Vol.2, No.1, Winter 1962/63

by Strachwitz, Chris A.

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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Berkeley, CA: Arhoolie Record, Inc., 1963. RARE. Early publication from the founder of Arhoolie Records. Details Strachwitz's account of his travels across the US in the summer of 1962 in search of blues music and musicians to record, in addition to news on recent Arhoolie releases. 8 pp, newspaper. Very Good, uniformly browned, a few small chips, 1" horiz.… Read more
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Arhoolie Occasional, Number 1, 1971

by Strachwitz, Chris (Editor)

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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Berkeley, CA: Arhoolie Records, Inc., 1971. SCARCE. Promotional newspaper from Arhoolie Records, Inc., founded by Chris Strachwitz and his business partner Tom Diamant in 1960. one of the iconic early publishers of folk music, blues, and jazz. 20 pp. with numerous articles on recent and upcoming record publications and other company and music industry news. illustrated with numerous black and… Read more
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The Newsletter of the Folk Music Society of Sacramento, Sept. 1959 - Sept. 1962, 19 Issues

by Edited by Liz Lascola and Otto Rhoades

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Published
1959
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Fine, as Issued
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Sacramento, California: Folk Music Society of Sacramento, 1959. RARE. Nineteen separate issues - Vol. 1, Nos. 9,11; Vol.2, Nos. 2-5, 7, 11, 12; Vol.3, Nos. 2, 5-8; Vol. 4, Nos. 1-3, 5, 6. Spanning the period September 1959 through September, 1962. Mimeograph newsletters, each one or two pages, if two pages then stapled top left. Size 8 1/2" w x… Read more
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image of Folk Music, Volume 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11, with Folk Music, Ballads and Songs,  Numbers 1-3, New Series

Folk Music, Volume 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11, with Folk Music, Ballads and Songs, Numbers 1-3, New Series

by Dallas, Karl (Editor)

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Published
1963
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Near Fine
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London: K. F. Dallas, Ltd., 1963. Iconic early British folk music journal, founded and edited by Karl Dallas, British journalist, musician, author, playwright, peace campaigner, record producer, and broadcaster. An almost complete run, lacking only Vol. 1, No.6 (13 magazines in all). Published 1963-1965, Vol. 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11 of Folk Music, which in 1965 merged with Ballads… Read more
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image of RARE Complete Publication ) SPIN; The Folksong Magazine , Vol. 1, No.1, October 1961 - Vol. 9, No. 4, 1973 , 61 Complete Magazines

RARE Complete Publication ) SPIN; The Folksong Magazine , Vol. 1, No.1, October 1961 - Vol. 9, No. 4, 1973 , 61 Complete Magazines

by Beryl Davis, Editor

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Wallasey, Cheshire, England: Spin Publications , 1961. RARE. 61 magazines, the complete run of one of Britain's early and iconic folk music revival magazines. All are Near Fine to Fine. 10 issues each in the first 3 volumes, 6 each in Vols. 4-6, 5 issues in Vol, 7 (Nos. 5 and 6 in a combined issue), and 4 issues in… Read more
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Philadelphia Folk Festival - 66; Souvenir Program (Fifth Annual)

by Barbara Shoulson, Editor

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Published
1966
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Fine
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: Philadelphia Folksong Society, 1966. RARE souvenir program for the Fifth Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival, 1966. Originally held on the Wilson farm in Paoli, PA, in 1966 it was moved to Spring Mountain in Upper Salford Township, Montgomery County. That year's featured performers included Judy Collins, Doc Watson, Bill Monroe, Mississippi John Hurt, Tom Paxton, and Buffy Sainte-Marie. Cover photo… Read more
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Hill and Country Songs

by Grandpa Jones, Star of Grand Ole Opry

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Published
1954
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Tannen Music, Inc. , 1954. SIGNED by Grandpa Jones in ink on front cover. Born Louis Marshall Jones (1913-1998) in Kentucky, Grandpa Jones cut his first country music recording in 1943 with Merle Travis. By 1946 he was appearing on the Grand Ole Opry, and later he was a fixture on the TV show "Hee Haw". Near Fine,… Read more
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Grandpa's Song and Picture Album

by Grandpa Jones

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No Place: No Publisher RARE. Worldcat shows one copy, in the Library of Congress. No publisher, no place, no date, circa 195?. Near Fine, small stain bottom corner front wrapper and light soliling to covers. Unpaginated, contains a brief note from Grandpa inside front cover, 12 pp. with numerpus black and white captioned photos and the lyrics to five of… Read more
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Revolting News, Number 2, Summer (1970)

by Kupferberg, Tuli; Kenfield, Lannes

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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New York: The Revolting News, 1970. RARE. Worldcat notes 1 copy, of No.1, in the New York Public Library system. Issued on newsprint, front cover printed in green and pink. At least two issues printed, this the second, dated Summer 1970. Founded by Tuli Kupferberg, Lannes Kenfield, Elizabeth Craig, Kathryn Kramer, Pearl Nowygrod et al. Near Fine, even browning,… Read more
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image of North Carolina Folklore, Vol. I, No.1, June 1948- Vol. IX,  No.3,  December, 1961 ( Vols I - VIII Complete, plus An Analytical  Index to Vols. I -VIII, Vol IX, No.3)

North Carolina Folklore, Vol. I, No.1, June 1948- Vol. IX, No.3, December, 1961 ( Vols I - VIII Complete, plus An Analytical Index to Vols. I -VIII, Vol IX, No.3)

by Hoyle S. Bruton, Editor; later Arthur Palmer Hudson, Editor

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Published
1948
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The Folklore Council of the University of North Carolina, 1948. RARE.. Volumes 1-8 with Vol. 9, No.3, An Analytical Index to North Carolina Folklore, Vols I - VIII. Bound in later 20th c. green cloth gilt lettering at spine, Near Fine, slight musty smell. Includes story " A Job of Work" by Manly Wade Wellman. Numerous… Read more
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image of People's Songs, Vol. 1, No. 1, Feb. 1946- Vol. 4, No.1, Feb. 1949; 33 Issues, the Complete Run

People's Songs, Vol. 1, No. 1, Feb. 1946- Vol. 4, No.1, Feb. 1949; 33 Issues, the Complete Run

by SEEGER, Pete and HILLE, Waldemar (editors); GUTHRIE, Woody (contributor)

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Published
1946
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Fine
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New York: People's Songs Inc., 1946. RARE. The complete 33 issue run, published Vol. 1, No. 1, Feb. 1946 - Vol. 4, No.1, Feb. 1949 , of this iconic American music mimeographed magazine, bound in a contemporary black binder, all issues Fine, evidence of bookplate removal inside front cover. With invaluable typed complete Table of Contents listing each… Read more
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image of Bulletin of the Folk-Song Society of the Northeast , Numbers 1-12, the Complete Issue, 1930-1937

Bulletin of the Folk-Song Society of the Northeast , Numbers 1-12, the Complete Issue, 1930-1937

by Edited by Phillips Barry

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
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Cambridge, MA: Folk - Song Society of the Northeast, 1930. RARE, Worldcat shows 3 holdings worldwide, all in Europe, and no individual numbers found in any commercial database. The complete 12 issue run of this seminal folksong journal published 1930-1937, from the collection of noted folklorist Frank A. Hoffmann, his folk music-inspired bookplate front paste down. Bound in green cloth… Read more
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Four Symposia on Folklore

by Edited By Stith Thompson

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Published
1953
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Fine
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First Printing
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Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1953. RARE in hardcover. Indiana University Publications. Folklore Series, 8. Handsomely bound in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt, a Fine copy. . First Printing. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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American Folksong

by Guthrie, Woody

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Published
1947
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Moe Asch, DISC Company of America, 1947. 48 pp. Illustrations by Woody Guthrie and York Cunningham, Jr. Contains a short biography, reminiscences and a collection of Guthrie's song lyrics. Very Good in original wrappers, rubbed at spine edge and bottom corner rear wrapper, residue along spine edge, small stain inside rear wrapper and rear end pages. A quite… Read more
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