WorldCat Identities

Harris, Corey

Overview
Works: 115 works in 285 publications in 6 languages and 3,755 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Folk-rock music  Popular music  Soul music  Rhythm and blues music  Protest songs  Ballads  Documentary films  Television adaptations  Television crime shows 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Singer, Composer, Interviewee, Lyricist, Creator, Producer, Other
Classifications: M1629.B73, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Corey Harris
Mermaid Avenue by Billy Bragg( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mermaid Avenue, Coney Island is where Woody Guthrie lived with his family in the late 1940's and early 1950's. Here he wrote hundreds of songs which he never recorded. When he died he left only the lyrics. Billy Bragg and Wilco have written new tunes to these songs."--Shrink wrap
Recapturing the banjo by Otis Taylor( Recording )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the rain by Irma Thomas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soul Queen of New Orleans brings her rich and resonant vocals to a surprisingly varied set of songs
Mermaid Avenue by Billy Bragg( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The corner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, an inner-city Baltimore family copes with ever-present drug traffic and violence in their lives
Alligator Records 25th anniversary collection( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mermaid Avenue : [the complete sessions] by Billy Bragg( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When American folk legend Woody Guthrie died in 1967 at the age of 55, he left behind a trove of more than one thousand sets of complete lyrics with no music. In 1995, his daughter Nora approached English singer-songwriter and activist Billy Bragg and about the possibility of bringing these unheard songs to life by setting them to new music. Wilco came aboard soon after, and in 1998 Mermaid Avenue was released to critical acclaim, receiving a Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Folk Album
The rough guide to African blues( Recording )

3 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The DNA of the blues can be traced back to Africa. The cultural and musical trade routes that connect the blues to Africa are showcased with tracks by such artists as Ali Farka Toure, Corey Harris, and more
Fire at Keaton's Bar & Grill by Roy Nathanson( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fish ain't bitin' by Corey Harris( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alligator Records 35 x 35( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1971, Alligator Records has been the home to some of the finest blues music. From Hound Dog Taylor to Mavis Staples, this collection features the best tracks from the label in chronological order
Feel like going home : a film by Martin Scorsese by Martin Scorsese( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greens from the garden by Corey Harris( Recording )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Downhome sophisticate by Corey Harris( Recording )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If I had a song : the songs of Pete Seeger, vol. 2 by Pete Seeger( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come on in this house by Junior Wells( Recording )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vü-dü menž by Corey Harris( Recording )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi to Mali( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daily bread( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the sand by Billy Bragg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life and music of legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie has influenced every generation that followed him. Thirty years after his death, his daughter, Nora Guthrie, who presides over a vast archive which includes Wood's unrecorded lyrics, decided to seek out a sympathetic contemporary artist to 'help look for the man behind the myth, ' a search which led to her collaboration with Guthrie acolyte Billy Bragg. Man in the Sand is the story of how Nora and Billy, together with Wilco, brought Woody's words to life and created the Grammy nominated albums Mermaid Avenue and Mermaid Avenue Vol. 2"--Container
 
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The rough guide to African blues
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Contemporary musicians. profiles of the people in musicContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityContemporary Musicians
Alternative Names
Corey Harris

Corey Harris Amerikaans muzikant

Corey Harris amerikansk musikar

Corey Harris amerikansk musiker

Corey Harris ceoltóir Meiriceánach

Corey Harris músic estatunidenc

Corey Harris musicien américain

Corey Harris músico estadounidense

Corey Harris músicu estauxunidense

Corey Harris muzikant amerikan

Corey Harris US-amerikanischer Blues-Musiker

Corey Harris yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Correy Harris

Harris, Corey 1969-

Oji Obialo

Кори Харрис американский музыкант

كورى هاريس

كوري هاريس موسيقي أمريكي

کوری هریس موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

코리 해리스

コーリー・ハリス

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