Program notes by Samuel Charters inserted in original slipcase.
Joseph Spence: Bimini gal -- The Lord is my shepherd -- Glory glory -- John Roberts: Out on the rolling sea -- Cecil gone in the time of storm -- Frederic McQueen: Harcourt got drowned -- Dig my grave -- Kneeling down beside the gate -- Shake my hand.
Folk guitar with vocals by Spence; Bahaman ballads and rhyming spirituals sung by Roberts or McQueen, with assisting singers.
Recorded Jul. 23-Aug. 19, 1958 on Andros Island, the Bahamas, by Samuel Charters.