Mike Hurley - First Songs
Artist: Mike Hurley

Category: Blues

Name: First Songs

Size: 1357 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

Mike Hurley - First Songs

Label: Folkways Records ‎– FG 3581
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress, Mono
Country: US
Date of released:
Category: Blues, Folk, World, & Country
Style: Folk


A1 Blue Mountain
A2 You Get Down By The Pool Hall Clickety Clack (Sister Song)
A3 I Like My Wine
A4 No, No, No, I Won't Come (Go) Down No More
A5 The Tea Song
B1 Just A Bum
B2 Raven Rock (They Took Away The Diesel)
B3 Fat Mama
B4 The Animal Song (If I Could Ramble Like A Hound)
B5 Captain Kidd
B6 Intersoular Blues
B7 The Werewolf Song


  • Design [Cover] – Ronald Clyne
  • Photography By – Frederic Ramsey Jr.
  • Written-By – Michael Hurley


Mid-70s repress with 701 Seventh Ave NYC address on labels and back cover. 43 W. 61st St NYC address on booklet.

Six-page fold-out notes & lyric booklet included.
Library of Congress Catalogue Card No. R6521.

Matrix numbers differ from cover and labels.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched, above): CO 1082 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched, below): FG 3181 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched): CO 1082 B FG 3181 B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
FG 3581 Mike Hurley* First Songs ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Folkways Records FG 3581 US 1964
FW03581 Mike Hurley* First Songs ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Smithsonian Folkways, Folkways Records FW03581 US 2010
EJ-001, EJ - 001 Mike Hurley* First Songs ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Ltd, RE) Eggy Records, Mississippi Records EJ-001, EJ - 001 US 2011
LOCUST 10 Michael Hurley Blueberry Wine - The 1st Songs Of Michael Hurley ‎(CD, Album, RE) Locust Music LOCUST 10 US 2002
FG 3581 Mike Hurley* First Songs ‎(CDr, Album, Enh, RE) Smithsonian Folkways FG 3581 US 2007