||Once In A Very Blue |
Griffith's third album marks the spot where her story, as they say, began to get really interesting; it's chock full of first-rate folk- and country-tinged songs (mostly her own, although she gets a lot of mileage out of folk veteran ...
||Wings To Fly And A Place To Be: An Introduction (2001) |
Import exclusive 2000 compilation for the critically acclaimed country-folk singer/songwriter. 14 tracks compiled from her albums, Storms (1987), Lone Star State Of Mind (1987), Little Love Affairs (1988), Once In A Very Blue Moon (1984)& the live album, One Fair ...
||Revisited (1999) |
Griffith's name doesn't exactly spring to mind when you think of disco divas. The Texan singer/songwriter is known for her pure, tremulous voice and finely crafted songs-not for belting out dance anthems. That's why it's hard to imagine the twisted ...
||Dust Bowl Symphony (1999)
Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, England. Includes liner notes by Nanci Griffith.
Personnel includes: Nanci Griffith (vocals, guitar); Beth Nielsen Chapman, Sonny Curtis, Darius Rucker (vocals); John Mock (acoustic guitar, whistle); Frank Christian (acoustic guitar); Doug Lancio (acoustic, electric & ...
||Blue Roses From The Moons (2010) |
Track Listing: Everything's Comin' Up Roses; Two For The Road; Wouldn't That Be Fine; I Live On A Battlefield; Saint Teresa Of Avila; Gulf Coast Highway; I Fought The Law; Not My Way Home; Is This All There Is?; Maybe ...
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Bells of Dublin (1991) Top Seller
Principally recorded at Windmill Lane Studio, Dublin, Ireland. Includes liner notes by Paddy Moloney.
The twelve bells of Christchurch Cathedral in Dublin are the inspiration for this CD. The bells are rung twice every Sunday, and on special occasions such as ...
License to Chill (2004)
As most devoted Parrotheads are well aware, Jimmy Buffett is no stranger to country music. Before he developed his trademark brand of Caribbean-influenced good-time pop, the sun-loving singer paid his dues on the Nashville circuit, eventually recording two albums of ...
||Robert Earl Keen, Jr.|
Robert Earl Keen is an archetypical Texas singer/songwriter, someone who can mine both laughter and tragedy from life along the dusty margins of life in the Lone Star State, and seeing that he's been recording good-to-great albums of his material ...
Essential Chieftains (2006) Top Seller
The two-CD set THE ESSENTIAL CHIEFTAINS provides a longview of the traditional Irish folk ensemble's vast discography. The discs cover two separate facets of the band. Disc one, entitled "The Chieftains' Roots," spans from the 1970s through the 2000s and ...
||Rounder Records Story (2010) |
Track Listing: DISC 1: THE ROUNDER RECORDS STORY: THE 1970S: Old Home Place; Take Me Back to Happy Valley; Armadillo Breakdown; High on a Mountain; Killing the Blues; Johnson's Old Gray Mule; Cherry River Rag; Sweet Lucy; Parlez-Nous a Boire; ...
Veteran's Day: The Tom Russell Anthology (2008)
Disc two focuses exclusively on the material Russell issued for Hightone, and features many of his finest moments as a writer and performer including "Sky Above, Mud Below," "The Death of Jimmy Martin," and the brilliant, "The Pugilist at 59," ...
Chieftains Celebration (1989)
"Millennium Celtic Suite" was composed to celebrate Dublin's 1,000 years. This track includes music from various Celtic countries.
Additional personnel includes: Van Morrison (vocals, guitar); Nanci Griffith (vocals).
The Chieftains have been recording prolifically since the early 1960's. Now in their fifth ...
Don Mclean: American Troubadour (2012)
Calling this collection of Don McLean's signature songs American Troubadour seems more than apt, since McLean's left-field 1971 hit, "American Pie," was a surreal song that captured rock & roll, cars, America, us, them, seemingly everything at once, into a ...
How Are We Getting Home? (2004)
The band that played on the Titanic -- at least in the movie version of the tale -- has managed to build on that invaluable exposure. While there is some traditional music on here, perfectly competently played, the real focus ...
Hold On: Very Best of Ian Gomm (2005)
This best of album contains 20 tracks spanning the thirty-plus-year career of influential British songwriter and guitarist Ian Gomm. Following his work with Brinsley Schwarz, Gomm went on to play guitar on albums by the Stranglers and Joe Jackson, and ...
Irish Evening (1992)
Recorded live at the Grand Opera House, Belfast, Ireland on July 31 & August 1, 1991. Includes liner notes by Paddy Moloney.
This 1991 live concert featuring The Chieftains with Roger Daltrey and Nancy Griffith is one of the most spirited ...
Airdream Believer (1995)
Airdream Believer started out as a career retrospective and reconsideration by John Stewart, devoted to his own songs plus a few he really dug (like Johnny Cash's "Get Rhythm" and Billy Edd Wheeler's "The Reverend Mr. Black"), before it turned ...
Long Way Around (Acoustic Collection) (1997)
Even though he has more than a dozen recordings out under his own name, Tom Russell remains the ultimate "songwriter's songwriter." While some in the breed become well-known singing their own songs and others gain some measure of notoriety by ...
||Ramblin' Jack Elliott|
Friends of Mine (1998)
FRIENDS OF MINE contains a hidden track, "Old Time Feelin'," after "Bleeker Street Blues."
All tracks have been digitally mastered using HDCD technology.
FRIENDS OF MINE was nominated for a 1999 Grammy for Best Traditional Folk Album.
This gorgeous album of duets pairs ...
From My Hands (1995)
Frank Christian spent the '80s establishing himself as one of the premier songwriters in the Greenwich Village scene that included people like Suzanne Vega and Shawn Colvin, but he never achieved the same measure of commercial success as his aforementioned ...
Writing in the Margins (2006)
The singer-songwriter John Gorka specializes in songs of regret, and this set, in which he's accompanied by frequent collaborator Nanci Griffith and a small band, contains some heartachingly beautiful examples. Gorka's version of Townes Van Zandt's "Snow Don't Fall" gets ...
The Kennedys retrospective contains material from The Kennedys last ten CDs, as well as unreleased or out-of-print material, including a spirited recording of "Matty Groves", and four tracks from their long out-of-print album, "Positively Live." This disc also includes two ...
||Hootie & The Blowfish|
Scattered, Smothered and Covered (2000)
Principally recorded at N.R.G. Recording Services, North Hollywood, California and Reflection Studios, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Still entirely comfortable with their reputation of being the ultimate bar band despite having released a debut that sold around 15 million copies, Hootie & The ...
True Love & Other Short Stories (1991)
This country/folk songwriter sings his own versions of such hits as "Lone Star State of Mind" and "Goin' Gone." Guests include Nanci Griffith and Kathy Mattea. ~ William Ruhlmann
Recording information: Cowboy Arms Hotel & Recording Spa, Nashville, TN.
Illustrator: Simon Levy.
||Lonesome, On'ry And Mean: A Tribute To Waylon Jennings. (2003)
Tribute albums are the way many listeners are introduced to veteran artists, and 2003's Lonesome, On'ry and Mean: A Tribute to Waylon Jennings -- released roughly a year after Jennings' death -- serves as an introduction and tribute to one ...