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Good Old Music


Good Old Music

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Too cute.

If I knew you were coming I would bake a cake. This song makes me think of the times we would visit my gramma Murdock in the nursing home and her little roommate would always say "if I had know'ed you was a coming I'd've baked a cake" as soon as you would walk in the door. Karen

Iris Dement - "Near the Cross"

Iris DeMent - "Blessed Assurance"

Iris DeMent - "I Never Shall Forget the Day"

Iris DeMent - "Sweet Hour of Prayer"

Iris DeMent -- God Walks the Dark Hills

Iris DeMent -- I Don't Want to Get Adjusted

Leaning On The Everlasting Arms - Iris Dement - When I taught Bible Study in the nursing home, I was going though a personal trial (I never told my little ladies of my trial). One of my ladies, Clara Mimms, would always look at me and say, "You just have to lean on His everlasting arms." I thought she was loosing it. Then when I was talking to my pastors wife about my struggle, she said, "Dana, you just need to lean on Him." It was then I realized God had been talking through Miss Mimms.

There's A Whole Lot of Heaven - Iris Dement

Iris DeMent - Our town - northern exposure soundtrack - official music video fixed audio -

He Reached Down - Iris DeMent

He Reached Down - Iris DeMent

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Nothing but the Blood of Jesus

"Victory in Jesus" Hymn, Southern Gospel, Owensboro, Ky

Your Cheatin' Heart - Hank Williams

I'll Fly Away

Almeda Riddle: Now Let's Talk About Singing

Epilogue to The Ballad of Frankie Silver

Cajun Visits - I remember when I worked for the school the Hispanic kids would want to listen to their music. One time I put on some Cajun music and they were really getting into it and all the sudden they realized they didn't realize they didn't understand what was being said. They didn't like it after that, thus we only listened to music we all understood after that. LOL!

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Buna and Bertha: Applachian Ballad Singers

Buna and Bertha: Applachian Ballad Singers

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    Dana McKay

    1973 performance of and commentary on Anglo-American ballads and songs by 86 and 92 year old mountain women, Buna Hicks of Beech Creek and Bertha Baird of Rominger in western North Carolina. This 16mm film is archived in the the Thomas G. Burton -- Jack Schrader Collection of the East Tennessee State University, Archives of Appalachia.

Appalachian Music Part B

Appalachian Music Part A

When The Mountains Cry, via YouTube.