Doc Watson - Life’s Work: A Retrospective (Digital Album)
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Doc Watson - Life’s Work: A Retrospective (Digital Album)

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[PRE-ORDER] Deliverable via email in your choice of MP3, WAV, ALAC, or FLAC on street date, November 12, 2021.

Life’s Work: A Retrospective is the brand-new career-spanning compilation album from GRAMMY©-Award winning American songwriter Doc Watson. The album includes multiple recordings with his son Merle Watson, as well as features from Allison KraussRicky Skaggs and more. Also included are Watson’s collaborations with Bill MonroeNitty Gritty Dirt Band and Chet Atkins.

This four-disc box set features 101 songs including the previously unreleased “The Precious Jewel".

1. The Precious Jewel*
2. Pharaoh – The Jack Williams Band with Doc Watson
3. I Saw A Man At The Close Of Day
4. Rambling Hobo
5. Darling Corey
6. Your Long Journey
7. The Cuckoo Bird
8. Everyday Dirt
9. Doc’s Guitar (Tickling The Strings)/Black Mountain Rag
10. Storms Are On The Ocean – Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson
11. What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul – Bill Monroe And Doc Watson
12. And Am I Born To Die
13. My Little Woman, You’re So Sweet
14. Little Orphan Girl
15. Wanted Man
16. Sitting On Top Of The World
17. Intoxicated Rat
18. Country Blues
19. Talk About Suffering
20. Little Omie Wise
21. St. James Hospital
22. Tom Dooley
23. Beaumont Rag – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
24. Muskrat – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
25. Weary Blues – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
26. We Shall All Be Reunited – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
27. Southbound
28. Blue Railroad Train
29. Walk On Boy
30. Sweet Georgia Brown
31. Alberta
32. That Was The Last Thing On My Mind
33. Windy And Warm
34. Riddle Song
35. Georgie
36. Rain Crow Bill
37. Winter’s Night
38. Matty Groves
39. Dill Pickle Rag
40. Willie Moore – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
41. Peach Picking Time In Georgia
42. Memphis Blues
43. The Train That Carried My Girl From Town
44. Lost John – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
45. Brown’s Ferry Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
46. The Clouds Are Gwine To Roll Away – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
47. Life Gits Teejus, Don’t It – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
48. Banks Of The Ohio – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
49. Spikedriver Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
50. Deep River Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
51. Nothing To It – Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs with Doc Watson
52. Streamlined Cannonball – Earl Scruggs with Doc Watson
53. Tennessee Stud – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
54. Way Downtown – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
55. Freight Train Boogie
56. Summertime
57. Peace In The Valley
58. That’s All – Doc and Merle Watson
59. Match Box Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
60. Bottle Of Wine – Doc and Merle Watson
61. Corrina, Corrina – Doc and Merle Watson
62. Doc’s Rag – Doc and Merle Watson
63. Poor Boy Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
64. Wake Up, Little Maggie
65. Peartree
66. Shady Grove
67. Miss The Mississippi And You
68. Steel Guitar Rag
69. Cypress Grove Blues
70. Wayfaring Stranger – Doc and Merle Watson
71. Look Up, Look Down That Lonesome Road – Doc and Merle Watson
72. Minglewood Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
73. Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright – Doc and Merle Watson
74. Let The Cocaine Be – Doc and Merle Watson
75. Don’t Monkey ‘Round My Widder – Chet Atkins And Doc Watson
76. Red Rocking Chair – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
77. John Hurt – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
78. Below Freezing – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
79. Along The Road – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
80. Liza/Lady Be Good – Doc and Merle Watson
81. Going To Chicago Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
82. Guitar Polka – Doc and Merle Watson
83. Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar – Doc and Merle Watson
84. Bright Sunny South – Doc and Merle Watson
85. Twin Sisters – Doc and Merle Watson
86. How Long Blues – Doc And Merle Watson with James Cotton
87. Freight Train Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
88. Riding That Midnight Train
89. What Does The Deep Sea Say?
90. Tough Luck Man
91. George Gudger’s Overalls
92. Risin’ Sun Blues
93. Salt Creek – Norman Blake And Tony Rice
94. You Must Come In At The Door
95. Your Lone Journey
96. Grandfather’s Clock
97. Bird Dog
98. Turn The Lamps Down Low – Doc and Richard Watson
99. Nights In White Satin – Doc Watson with Frosty Morn
100. Down In The River To Pray – Doc Watson with Alison Krauss And Ricky Skaggs
101. Amazing Grace

* Previously Unreleased

  • Featuring over 100 songs spanning GRAMMY-Award winning artist Doc Watson’s career

Details

[PRE-ORDER] Deliverable via email in your choice of MP3, WAV, ALAC, or FLAC on street date, November 12, 2021.

Life’s Work: A Retrospective is the brand-new career-spanning compilation album from GRAMMY©-Award winning American songwriter Doc Watson. The album includes multiple recordings with his son Merle Watson, as well as features from Allison KraussRicky Skaggs and more. Also included are Watson’s collaborations with Bill MonroeNitty Gritty Dirt Band and Chet Atkins.

This four-disc box set features 101 songs including the previously unreleased “The Precious Jewel".

Tracklist

1. The Precious Jewel*
2. Pharaoh – The Jack Williams Band with Doc Watson
3. I Saw A Man At The Close Of Day
4. Rambling Hobo
5. Darling Corey
6. Your Long Journey
7. The Cuckoo Bird
8. Everyday Dirt
9. Doc’s Guitar (Tickling The Strings)/Black Mountain Rag
10. Storms Are On The Ocean – Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson
11. What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul – Bill Monroe And Doc Watson
12. And Am I Born To Die
13. My Little Woman, You’re So Sweet
14. Little Orphan Girl
15. Wanted Man
16. Sitting On Top Of The World
17. Intoxicated Rat
18. Country Blues
19. Talk About Suffering
20. Little Omie Wise
21. St. James Hospital
22. Tom Dooley
23. Beaumont Rag – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
24. Muskrat – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
25. Weary Blues – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
26. We Shall All Be Reunited – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
27. Southbound
28. Blue Railroad Train
29. Walk On Boy
30. Sweet Georgia Brown
31. Alberta
32. That Was The Last Thing On My Mind
33. Windy And Warm
34. Riddle Song
35. Georgie
36. Rain Crow Bill
37. Winter’s Night
38. Matty Groves
39. Dill Pickle Rag
40. Willie Moore – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
41. Peach Picking Time In Georgia
42. Memphis Blues
43. The Train That Carried My Girl From Town
44. Lost John – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
45. Brown’s Ferry Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
46. The Clouds Are Gwine To Roll Away – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
47. Life Gits Teejus, Don’t It – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
48. Banks Of The Ohio – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
49. Spikedriver Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
50. Deep River Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
51. Nothing To It – Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs with Doc Watson
52. Streamlined Cannonball – Earl Scruggs with Doc Watson
53. Tennessee Stud – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
54. Way Downtown – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
55. Freight Train Boogie
56. Summertime
57. Peace In The Valley
58. That’s All – Doc and Merle Watson
59. Match Box Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
60. Bottle Of Wine – Doc and Merle Watson
61. Corrina, Corrina – Doc and Merle Watson
62. Doc’s Rag – Doc and Merle Watson
63. Poor Boy Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
64. Wake Up, Little Maggie
65. Peartree
66. Shady Grove
67. Miss The Mississippi And You
68. Steel Guitar Rag
69. Cypress Grove Blues
70. Wayfaring Stranger – Doc and Merle Watson
71. Look Up, Look Down That Lonesome Road – Doc and Merle Watson
72. Minglewood Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
73. Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright – Doc and Merle Watson
74. Let The Cocaine Be – Doc and Merle Watson
75. Don’t Monkey ‘Round My Widder – Chet Atkins And Doc Watson
76. Red Rocking Chair – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
77. John Hurt – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
78. Below Freezing – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
79. Along The Road – Doc and Merle Watson with T. Michael Coleman
80. Liza/Lady Be Good – Doc and Merle Watson
81. Going To Chicago Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
82. Guitar Polka – Doc and Merle Watson
83. Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar – Doc and Merle Watson
84. Bright Sunny South – Doc and Merle Watson
85. Twin Sisters – Doc and Merle Watson
86. How Long Blues – Doc And Merle Watson with James Cotton
87. Freight Train Blues – Doc and Merle Watson
88. Riding That Midnight Train
89. What Does The Deep Sea Say?
90. Tough Luck Man
91. George Gudger’s Overalls
92. Risin’ Sun Blues
93. Salt Creek – Norman Blake And Tony Rice
94. You Must Come In At The Door
95. Your Lone Journey
96. Grandfather’s Clock
97. Bird Dog
98. Turn The Lamps Down Low – Doc and Richard Watson
99. Nights In White Satin – Doc Watson with Frosty Morn
100. Down In The River To Pray – Doc Watson with Alison Krauss And Ricky Skaggs
101. Amazing Grace

* Previously Unreleased

Features

  • Featuring over 100 songs spanning GRAMMY-Award winning artist Doc Watson’s career
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