Working-class Heroes

by Mat Callahan

Working-class Heroes

  • ISBN-13: 9781629637624
  • Author(s): Mat Callahan
  • Subject: Folk & traditional music
  • Publisher: Pm Press
  • Imprint: Pm Press
  • Publication Date: 05-12-2019
  • Format: CD-Audio

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A collection of American working-class, pre-WW2 folk songs revived by Mat Callahan and Yvonne Moore. The duo presents 20 songs written both by folk canon heavyweights and lesser-known but equally gifted songwriters. Beautiful and emotionally arresting, Working Class Heroes is a collection of stories as songs about women and men who (sometimes literally) gave their lives to emancipate the working class.
About the book

A collection of American working-class, pre-WW2 folk songs revived by Mat Callahan and Yvonne Moore. The duo presents 20 songs written both by folk canon heavyweights and lesser-known but equally gifted songwriters. Beautiful and emotionally arresting, Working Class Heroes is a collection of stories as songs about women and men who (sometimes literally) gave their lives to emancipate the working class.

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