:: Title :: Murderer's Home
:: Genre :: moan, prison song, spiritual
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified prisoners [vocal]
Wallace, Henry (Jimpson)
:: Setting :: Parchman Farm (Mississippi State Penitentiary)
:: Location :: Parchman (Sunflower County), Mississippi (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Mississippi
:: Session :: Parchman 2/48
:: Date :: 02/09/1948
:: Reference Information :: T796.0, Track 7 (00:00:52)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These recordings were made in the early winter of 1948 at Parchman Farm by Alan Lomax. They have been released on CD as part of the Alan Lomax Collection on Rounder Records under the series title, "Prison Songs." There are two volumes represented in that series. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Mississippi Prison Recordings 1947 and 1948

 

 

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