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Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette [Slipcase]
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Album: Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette [Slipcase]
# Song Title   Time
1)    Bonnie Blue Flag, The
2)    Laughing Song, The
3)    What a Time
4)    Watermelon Party, The
5)    Rise and Shine
6)    "Old Time" Religion, The
7)    Jerusalem Mournin'
8)    Oh What He's Done for Me
9)    Watermillion Party
10)    Bohunkus and Josephus
11)    Oysters and Wine at 2 A.M.
12)    Pussy Cat Rag
13)    When de Corn Pone's Hot
14)    No Hiding Place Down Here
 

Album: Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette [Slipcase]
# Song Title   Time
1)    Bonnie Blue Flag, The
2)    Laughing Song, The
3)    What a Time
4)    Watermelon Party, The
5)    Rise and Shine
6)    "Old Time" Religion, The
7)    Jerusalem Mournin'
8)    Oh What He's Done for Me
9)    Watermillion Party
10)    Bohunkus and Josephus
11)    Oysters and Wine at 2 A.M.
12)    Pussy Cat Rag
13)    When de Corn Pone's Hot
14)    No Hiding Place Down Here
 
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Performer Notes
  • Tributee: Polk Miller.
  • Personnel: Polk Miller (vocals, tenor, banjo); Polk Miller (tenor, banjo); Randall Graves (vocals, tenor); James L. Stamper (bass voice).
  • Liner Note Author: Doug Seroff.
  • Recording information: Long Island City, NY (11/1909); Richmond, VA (11/1909).
  • Polk Miller was a Virginian slave-owner's son and Confederate army veteran who led the African-American vocal group the Old South Quartette, backing their spiritual and secular tunes with his banjo and guitar. This collection features the 1909 cylinder recordings Miller made with the group as well as the later 78s the quartet recorded on their own after Miller's death. Compelling liner notes examine the unusual story of Miller and his group in detail.
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