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The rough guide to Calypso gold.

Gibert, Jean-Michel. (Compiler). Lancelot, Sir (Vocalist, Instrumentalist). Radio (Calypso singer) (Vocalist). Lord Pretender, 1917-2002 (Vocalist). Calypso Rose. (Vocalist). Caresser (Musician) (Vocalist). Mighty Bomber (Calypso singer) (Vocalist). Lion (Calypso singer) (Vocalist). Relator (Calypso singer) (Vocalist). Kitchener, Lord. (Vocalist). Duke of Iron. (Instrumentalist). Growling Tiger (Calypso singer), 1916-1993 (Vocalist). Quevedo, Raymond, 1892-1962 (Vocalist). Manning, Sam (Vocalist) (Vocalist). Belasco, Lionel. (Instrumentalist). Houdini, Wilmoth, 1895-1973 (Vocalist). Monrose, Cyril. (Conductor). Kiskedee Trio. (Performer). Cyril Monrose String Orchestra. (Performer). World Music Network. (Added Author). Rough Guides (Firm) (Added Author).
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Series Information

Music rough guide.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial MUSIC CD INTERNATIONAL ROUGH (Text) 33946002182181 Music CDs . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: London : World Music Network, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
'The anthology of the best Calypso from Trinidad from rare early recordings up to the zenith of the 1950s calypso craze"--Container.
Compilation of previously released material, compiled by Jean Michel Gilbert.
Enhanced compact disc.
"The data track on this CD contains information about Trinidad and Trininadian music from the Rough Guide books as well as relevant web links"--p. [9] of insert.
Compact disc.
"PC and Apple Mac compatible"--p. [9] of insert.
Program and biographical notes on the performers in English ([10] p. : col. ports.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Scandal in the family (Sir Lancelot) (3:02) -- Mathilda (King Radio) (2:43) -- Human race (Lord Pretender) (3:46) -- Rum & Coca Cola (Calypso Rose) (4:09) -- Edward the VIII (Caresser) (3:07) -- Ugly woman (The Mighty Bomber) (3:00) -- Mary Ann (Lion) (2:25) -- Nora (Relator) (3:53) -- Ah Bernice (Lord Kitchener) (3:01) -- The Lost watch (Duke of Iron) (2:58) -- Gold in Africa (Tiger) (3:00) -- Congo barra (Kiskedee Trio) (3:01) -- Madame Khan (Caresser) (2:54) -- La reine maribone (Atilla) (2:51) -- Amba cay la (Sam Manning) (3:00) -- Blow wind blow (Belasco's Orchestra ; featuring Houdini) (3:05) -- Caroline (Houdini) (3:03) -- Old lady old lady (Monrose's String Orchestra) (2:55) -- Uncle Jo' gimme mo' (Houdini) (3:08) -- Man smart woman smarter (King Radio) (3:05).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
"Produced by World Music Network in association with Rough Guides"--Container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various performers.
Language Note:
Sung in English or French.
Subject: Popular music > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > 2001-2010.

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