Richard Brazier

The Little Red Songbook (Richard Brazier)

“The Little Red Songbook” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Little Red Songbook” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Ben Bolt.” Oh, don’t you remember that little Red book That to many had brought much delight To sing its songs, when their fancy it took, As they would sing them both day and night? In […]

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Good-Bye, Dollars; I Must Leave You (Richard Brazier)

“Good-Bye, Dollars; I Must Leave You” Sheet Music (pdf). “Good-Bye, Dollars; I Must Leave You” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Good-Bye, Dolly Gray.” Looking at the job signs one winter’s day, I saw a working stiff and heard him say: “I am fairly on the hog, and I’ll have to buy a

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The Long, Long Fight (Richard Brazier)

“The Long, Long Fight” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Long, Long Fight” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “There’s a Long, Long Trail.” Where the orange trees are blooming, Where all seems bright and fair, Behind prison walls above them looming Lie our fellow workers there, Waiting for their One Big Union To fight

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Making the Camps Like Home (Richard Brazier)

“Making the Camps Like Home” Sheet Music (pdf). “Making the Camps Like Home” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Way Down upon the Swanee River.” Way down upon the Kootenai River, out West a way, There’s where the lumberjacks are working Only eight hours a day. There’s where the boss am most unhappy,

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The Master Class Are Feeling Fine (Richard Brazier)

“The Master Class Are Feeling Fine” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Master Class Are Feeling Fine” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Dixie.” The master class are feeling fine, As they gloat with joy o’er the long bread line, For they like to see the workers starve. And if you murmur aloud for bread,

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The Suckers Sadly Gather (Richard Brazier)

“The Suckers Sadly Gather” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Suckers Sadly Gather” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Where the Silvery Colorado Wends Its Way.” The suckers sadly gather ’round the Red Cross office door, And at the job signs longingly they gaze; They think it’s time they shipped out to a job once

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They Are All Fighters (Richard Brazier)

“They Are All Fighters” Sheet Music (pdf). “They Are All Fighters” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “San Antonio.” There is a bunch of honest working men; They’re known throughout the land; They’ve seen the horror of the bull-pen From Maine to the Rio Grande. They’ve faced starvation, hunger, privation; Upon them soldiers

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The Workers of the World Are Now Awaking (Richard Brazier)

“The Workers of the World Are Now Awaking” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Workers of the World Are Now Awaking” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree.” The workers of the world are now awaking; The earth is shaking with their mighty tread. The master class in

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Working Folk, Do You Hear? (Richard Brazier)

“Working Folk, Do You Hear?” Sheet Music (pdf). “Working Folk, Do You Hear?” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Cheer Up, Mary.” Working folk, do you hear coming near, more near, An army’s mighty tread? ’Tis the Industrial Band marching through the land, And great truths are by them spread. They do not

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Working Folk, You Are Called Upon (Richard Brazier)

“Working Folk, You Are Called Upon” Sheet Music (pdf). “Working Folk, You Are Called Upon” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Blue Bell.” Working folk, you are called upon a duty to perform: Your masters have exploited you, and still do, night and morn. They intend that you must work till you’re nearly

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You Can’t Stop the March of the Toilers (Richard Brazier)

“You Can’t Stop the March of the Toilers” Sheet Music (pdf). “You Can’t Stop the March of the Toilers” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean.” You can’t stop the march of the toilers On their way to true liberty; Vain are the plans of the spoilers To

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Farewell, Joe (Richard Brazier)

“Farewell, Joe” Sheet Music (pdf). “Farewell, Joe” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Farewell to Thee.” Proudly went out Joe unto his death With smiling lips and fearless eyes. This message gave with his last breath: “Don’t mourn for me but organize.” Farewell to you, thou rebel true, Whose singing heart has charmed

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The Eight-Hour Song (Richard Brazier)

“The Eight-Hour Song” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Eight-Hour Song” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “Darling, I Am Growing Old.” Working folk, both young and old, why will you wear your lives away, For the masters making gold, while you live from day to day? Hungry, ragged and forsaken, millions of you roam

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Come Join the One Big Union, Do (Richard Brazier)

“Come Join the One Big Union, Do” Sheet Music (pdf). “Come Join the One Big Union, Do” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Richard Brazier. Tune: “My Hula Hula Love.” Down in Lawrence, Massachusetts, where we held the Woolen Trust at bay And won a shorter day and a big increase in pay; Where the workers

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