Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Will The Circle Be Unbroken

 (40th Anniversary Edition + Poster & Liner Notes)

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band  - Will The Circle Be Unbroken





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ACAP 39521
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180 Gram Vinyl Record

No. of Discs: 3

180 Gram LP

40th anniversary 180-gram vinyl triple LP edition

Remastered from the original analog mixes

Includes new liner notes and exclusive poster

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's seminal 1972 Americana album, Will The Circle Be Unbroken, has been remastered from the original analog tapes for a deluxe 40th Anniversary 180-gram vinyl edition. Overseen by the band and including a new liner notes essay by the Dirt Band's John McEuen, the commemorative edition features the original, platinum-certified triple album on 180-gram vinyl, presented in faithfully restored gatefold packaging with an exclusive poster. Will The Circle Be Unbroken features a who's-who of bluegrass, folk, and blues luminaries as primary and guest artists, including Mother Maybelle Carter, Roy Acuff, Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs, Merle Travis, Jimmy Martin, and others, as well as compositions by Acuff, Scruggs, Travis, Martin, Hank Williams, and Joni Mitchell, among others. The new release marks the first-ever vinyl reissue of one of Americana's most influential recordings.

LP 1
1. Grand Ole Opry Song
2. Keep On the Sunny Side (feat. Mother Maybelle Carter)
3. Nashville Blues
4. You Are My Flower
5. The Precious Jewel (feat. Roy Acuff)
6. Dark As a Dungeon (feat. Merle Travis)
7. Tennessee Stud (feat. Doc Watson)
8. Black Mountain Rag
9. Wreck On the Highway (feat. Roy Acuff)
10. The End of The World
11. I Saw The Light (feat. Roy Acuff)

LP 2
1. Sunny Side of the Mountain
2. Nine Pound Hammer
3. Losin' You (Might Be the Best Thing Yet)
4. Honky Tonkin'
5. You Don't Know My Mind
6. My Walkin' Shoes
7. Lonesome Fiddle Blues
8. Cannonball Rag (feat. Merle Travis)
9. Avalanche
10. Flint Hill Special
11. Togary Mountain
12. Earl's Breakdown
13. Orange Blossom Special (feat. Vassar Clements)
14. Wabash Cannonball

LP 3
1. Lost Highway
1a. Doc Watson & Merle Travis: First Meeting (dialogue)
2. Way Downtown (feat. Doc Watson)
3. Down Yonder (feat. Doc Watson)
4. Pins and Needles (In My Heart) [Feat. Roy Acuff]
5. Honky Tonk Blues
6. Sailin' On to Hawaii
7. I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blue Eyes
8. I Am A Pilgrim
9. Wildwood Flower (feat. Mother Maybelle Carter)
10. Soldier's Joy
11. Will the Circle Be Unbroken
12. Both Sides Now

Customer Reviews (5.00 Stars) 1 person(s) rated this product.

Wow! You are sitting in the studio.

posted on 03/16/2013
5 Stars
Incredible musicians, timeless music, outstanding sound quality. Oh...and really cool packaging. Definitely worth my investment.

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