Reissue: Initially released in 1992, KINGSTON
TRIO / . . . FROM THE HUNGRY I was the first of four
"Special Double Play" CD reissues of
the eight Kingston Trio premiere LP releases of
Guard era material (NOTE: The Trio's Christmas
album, The Last Month of the Year," had been
released as a solo-CD reissue in 1989.) With the
exception of , KINGSTON TRIO / . . . FROM
THE HUNGRY I, by the middle-late 90s all of
these very desirable CDs had been withdrawn by
Capitol, and disappeared from music store shelves.
Additionally, all of the tracks from THE KINGSTON
TRIO are included in "The
10-CD box set from Bear Family Records.
LP Reissue: THE KINGSTON TRIO
remained in general release in various forms
around the world for many years. It was also
reissued in LP form under the title of Tom Dooley with two tracks edited out ("BANUA" and "SANTY ANNO".)
"The Kingston Trio": February 5, 6 and
7, 1958; . . . From the hungry i: August 15 and
Original LP Record Release:
"The Kingston Trio": June 2, 1958; . .
. From the hungry i: January 5, 1959.
This CD Reissue Release: June,
Other Format(s): Single album
editions of "The Kingston Trio" and
" . . . From the hungry i" have been
released as: LP record (T-996); Open-Reel Tape; 8-Track
Tape Cartridge; CD (Capitol CDP 7 96748 2.) These
albums have also probably been released in 4-Track
Tape Cartridge and Tape Cassette formats.
revised:March 30, 2006.