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Anthologies

Songs Of The Working People

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  • Songs Of The Working People
    • 1988 - Flying Fish 483 LP
  • Side One
    1. Free Amerikay — Chorus: Earl, Pete
    2. Bennington Rifles — Pete
    3. Greenland Fisheries — Ronnie, Chet, Pete and Chorus
    4. Buffalo Skinners — Alan
    5. Step By Step — Ronnie, Chet, Earl
    6. John Henry — Odetta and Ronnie
  • Side Two
    1. No Irish Need Apply Tommy and Chorus
    2. Life is a Toil — Ronnie, Lorin
    3. Follow the Drinkin' Gourd — Chet, Mama Pat, Michelle
    4. No More Auction Block — Chet, Mama Pat, Michelle & Chorus
    5. Jimmy Crack Corn — Earl, Mama Pat, Michelle
    6. Farmer is the One — Steve with Bill
    7. Seneca Canoe Song with words of Chief Seattle — Earl, Narrator and Chorus

  • Musicians
    • Vocals:
      • Pete Seeger, Ronnie Gilbert, Odetta, Alan Lomax, Chet Washington, Tommy Makem, Steve Stanne, Earl Robinson, Mama Pat and Michelle Bayard
        • Assisted by Lorin Grean, Bill Griffin
        • Additional Solo and Choral: Mama Pat and Michelle Bayard
        • The chorus utilizes at various times nearly every person in the cast above.
    • Instrumentation:
      • Earl Robinson: Piano, Harpsichord
      • Pete Seeger: Banjo
      • Randy Cobb: Acoustic And Electric Guitar
      • Dominique Camardella: Organ
      • Dennis Fetchet: Fiddle Lorin Grean: Recorder
      • Bill Griffin: Nylon String Mandolin
      • Mitch Kashmir: Harmonica Randy Tico: Bass
      • Mike Shapiro: Drums, Percussion
      • Katryn Price: Hammered Dulcimer
      • Perry Robinson: Clarinet
      • Steve Stanne: Dobro
  • Credits
    • Production, arrangements, piano, singing and harpsichord: Earl Robinson
    • Executive Producer: Richard Bullock
    • Basic tracks recorded at Sound Ideas, NYC.
    • Co-producer: Bob Golden, Engineer: Jim Anderson
    • Co-production, arranged and mixed by Dan Protheroe at Santa Barbara Sound, Santa Barbara, CA
    • Cover illustration: Mick Wiggins
    • Cover concept: James McCaffery
    • Art direction: Jennifer Berman
    • Angel: Jessie Lloyd O'Connor