:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on The Sun Will Never Go Down and Anyhow
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones IV 9/61
:: Date :: 9/27/1961
:: Reference Information :: T953.0, Track 17 (00:01:41)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The fifth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones: "In heaven the sun won't ever go down and that people won't need any light. Anyhow is an old song about how to bear suffering on earth: you're going to go to Heaven 'anyhow.' "
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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