Monday, November 12, 2018

Can't You Never See

Always was a sucker for ye olde Child Ballads, so this Smithsonian Folkways collection hit the spot just perfectly. To lift but a corner of the veil, here's the mighty E.C. Ball taking on Child Ballad 274. "I've traveled this wide world over, ten thousand miles or more, eyes and nose on a cabbage head I never saw before..."

The Blue Ridge Buddies with E.C. And Orna Ball - Three Nights Drunk


Anonymous said...

Hi Ramone,
Would you know what year this was recorded? Thanks.

Ramone666 said...

Not entirely sure, but probably 1957 or '58.