The Rowan County Troubles

Title

The Rowan County Troubles

Digital Object

Alternate Titles

The Rowan County Crew

Performer

Setters, Jilson (J.W. Day)

Date Recorded

1937-06-28

AFS Number

1016A

AFC Collection

AFC 1937/007

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

Preceded by brief discussion between Jean Thomas and Day concerning Day's composition of the song. Performance ends on locked groove.

Genre

topical song
ballad

Instrumentation

vocal
fiddle

Setting

At the home of Jean Thomas

State

Kentucky

County

Boyd

Town

Ashland

Citation

“The Rowan County Troubles,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed October 16, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/93.

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