Kerouac's Last Dream - Ramblin' Jack Elliott
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  1. Pretty Boy Floyd
  2. Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain
  3. Freight Train Blues
  4. Talkin' Fishin'
  5. Roving Gambler
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  1. Pretty Boy Floyd
  2. Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain
  3. Freight Train Blues
  4. Talkin' Fishin'
  5. Roving Gambler
  6. The Cuckoo
  7. Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
  8. Soldier's Last Letter
  9. 1913 Massacre
  10. Buffalo Skinners
  11. Night Herding Song
  12. Mean Mama Blues
  13. I Threw It All Away
  14. Detour
  15. Ridin' Down the Canyon
  16. Cup of Coffee
  17. 912 Greens
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Ramblin' Jack Elliott recorded this 70-minute session in Germany in 1980; 17 years later, it found an American release. Among the 17 selections are many -- "Pretty Boy Floyd," "1913 Massacre," "Buffalo Skinners" -- that are a standard part of Elliott's Woody Guthrie-influenced repertoire. "I have been asked, sometimes, why I don't learn new songs," Elliott writes in the liner notes. "These are old ones and I have sung them for a long time. They are good and I think they shall always be good." Fair enough, but that doesn't ...

Kerouac's Last Dream 1997, Appleseed Records

UPC: 611587102126

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