This Ain’t No Mouse Music
Arhoolie CD 545
We are thrilled to announce the release of a 2 CD soundtrack of music from the documentary – 38 tracks of soulful raucous music from the musicians who captured the ears and heart of Arhoolie songcatcher Chris Strachwitz. The gorgeous 10″ x 5 1/2″ package includes a 32 page full-color book filled with pictures and notes written by Adam Machado and Mr. Chris and a written introduction by the filmmakers.
Artists featured include Big Mama Thornton, Ry Cooder, Lightning Hopkins, Mance Lipscomb, the Treme Brass Band, Fred McDowell, Big Joe Williams, Flaco Jimenez, Clifton Chenier, Lydia Mendoza, Los Alegres de Terán, the Pine Leaf Boys, Los Cenzontles, Santiago Jimenez Jr., Michael Doucet of BeauSoleil, George Lewis, Country Joe McDonald and many more!
The DVD is here.
“Passionate earthy music…does justice to Strachwitz’s amazing career and the multifaceted appeal of the vibrant music his company has shared with the world.” – Roger Wood Living Blues
1 Lightnin’ Hopkins Bald Headed Woman
1 Wilson & Joel Savoy Fiddle Two-Step
2 Savoy Family Band Two-Step de Amede
3 Clifton Chenier Louisiana Blues
4 Clifton Chenier Bye Bye Mo Neg
5 Los Alegres de Teran Los Ojos de Pancha
6 Santiago Jimenez Jr. Nuestro Amor
7 Flaco Jimenez Un Mojado Sin Licencia
8 Lydia Mendoza Mal Hombre
9 Leo Garza En Cada Vida Hay un Momento
10 Flaco Jimenez y Tomas Ortiz La Tumba Sera el Final
11 Ry Cooder & Flaco Jimenez Let’s Have a Ball
12 Los Cenzontles Flor de Capomo
13 Whitetop Mountain Band Jam Golden Slippers
14 No Speed Limit Ruby
15 No Speed Limit Grayson County Blues
16 Pine Leaf Boys Pine Grove Blues
17 Cajun Jam Oh Franklin!
18 Treme Brass Band Just a Little While/When the Saints Go Marching In
You say you want a revolution? In 1960 Chris Strachwitz obliged: He started Arhoolie Records. And