The Weavers at Carnegie Hall ()

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  1. Darling Corey
  2. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
  3. Pay Me My Money Down
  4. Greensleeves
  5. Rock Island Line
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  1. Darling Corey
  2. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
  3. Pay Me My Money Down
  4. Greensleeves
  5. Rock Island Line
  6. Around the World
  7. Wimoweh
  8. Venga Jaleo
  9. Suliram (I'll Be There)
  10. Shalom Chaverim
  11. Lonesome Traveler
  12. I Know Where I'm Going
  13. Woody's Rag/900 Miles
  14. Sixteen Tons
  15. Follow the Drinking Gourd
  16. When the Saints Go Marching In
  17. I've Got a Home in That Rock
  18. Hush Little Baby
  19. Go Where I Send Thee (One for the Little Bitty Baby)
  20. Goodnight Irene
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Despite having scored a series of major hits in the early '50s, starting with "Goodnight Irene," which topped the charts for 13 weeks, the Weavers were hounded out of existence in 1953 as part of the anti-Communist witch hunts. Although Senator Joseph McCarthy, whose scurrilous activities gave the McCarthy Era its name, had been condemned by the Senate in December 1954, the Red Scare was still far from over in 1955 -- indeed, Weavers group members Pete Seeger and Lee Hays were both subpoenaed to testify before the House ...

The Weavers at Carnegie Hall 1990, Vanguard

UPC: 015707310123

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