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7/5/20: “You Ain’t Talking to Me” by Ed Morton (1909)

You Ain’t Talking to Me by Ed Morton (1909)

CD 3, track 7

Written by African American vaudevillians Mat Marshall and Shelton Brooks is “You Ain’t Talking to Me,” performed here by Ed. Morton in 1909. Dry and droll, the song’s vignettes show increasing alimentation until the final, very dark stanza.

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