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Mighty Sparrow: First Flight: Early Calypsos from the Emory Cook Collection
Mighty Sparrow: First Flight: Early Calypsos from the Emory Cook Collection

1 CD / Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 2005-10-25

Tracks: No, Doctor, No (The Situation in Trinidad); Sparrow vs. Melody Picong; Carlton Peeping at Me; Harry in the Piggery; Mango Vert; Gun Slingers; Jean Marabunta; Sailor Man; Eve; Stella; Short Little Sho...
Artists: Mighty Sparrow

Liner Note Author: Gordon Rohlehr.

True calypso masks hard, unflinching social commentary in bright melodies and rhythms, and although it is very much a dance music, its infatuation with sexual...continue...
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Lord Invader: Calypso in New York
Lord Invader: Calypso in New York

1 CD / Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 2000-09-26

Tracks: Out the Fire; Ten Thousand to Bar Me One - (previously unreleased); Cousin Family; When You Hear I Die - (previously unreleased); New York Subway; Me One Alone - (previously unreleased); Sly Mongoose...
Artists: Lord Invader

Personnel includes: Lord Invader, Mighty Dictator (vocals); Pete Seeger (spoken vocals, banjo); Lawrence (guitar); Cecil Anderson (cuatro, piano); Patrick McDonald MacBeth (cuatro); Gregory Felix (cla...continue...
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