JOHN FAHEY

Albums recorded by John Fahey, with release dates and UK CD availability.

 

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Blind Joe Death [partly rerecorded version of album originally released 1959]

--/64

 

2

The Transfiguration Of Blind Joe Death

--/65

New

3

The Dance Of Death & Other Plantation Favorites

--/65

New

4

Guitar Vol. 4 [aka The Great San Bernardino Birthday Party]

--/66

New

5

Requia & Other Compositions For Guitar Solo

--/67

New

6

Days Have Gone By

--/67

New

7

Vol. 1: Blind Joe Death [rerecorded in stereo]

--/67

 

8

Death Chants, Breakdowns & Military Waltzes
[contains 1964 & 1967 versions of first album]

--/67

New

9

New Possibility: John Fahey's Guitar Soli Christmas Album

--/68

New

10

The Voice Of The Turtle

--/68

New

11

The Yellow Princess

--/69

New

12

America

--/71

New

13

Of Rivers & Religion

--/72

New

14

After The Ball

--/73

New

15

Fare Forward Voyagers (Soldier's Choice)

--/74

New

16

Leo Kottke, Peter Lang & John Fahey

--/74

New

17

Old Fashioned Love

--/75

New

18

Christmas With John Fahey Vol II

--/75

New

19

Yes! Jesus Loves Me

--/80

New

20

Visits Washington DC

--/80

New

21

Live In Tasmania

--/81

New

22

Christmas Guitar

--/82

New

23

Popular Songs Of Christmas & New Year's [with Terry Robb]

--/83

New

24

Railroad 1

--/83

New

25

Let Go

--/84

New

26

Rain Forests, Oceans & Other Themes

--/85

New

27

I Remember Blind Joe Death

--/88

New or Used

28

God, Time & Causality

07/90

New

29

Old Girlfriends & Other Horrible Memories

--/92

New

30

The Legend Of Blind Joe Death [contains 1964 & 1967 versions of first album]

05/96

New

31

City Of Refuge

11/97

New or Used

32

Womblife

08/97

New or Used

33

Epiphany Of Glenn Jones

09/97

New

34

Georgia Stomps, Atlanta Struts & Other Contemporary Dance Favorites [live]

09/98

New or Used

35

Hitomi

07/00

New or Used

36

John Fahey Trio Volume 1

02/02

New

37

Red Cross

02/03

New or Used

38

The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick

11/04

New

39

On Air

08/05

New


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1) BLIND JOE DEATH

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On Doing An Evil Deed Blues
St Louis Blues
Poor Boy A Long Way From Home
Uncloudy Day
John Henry
In Christ There Is No East Or West
The Transcendental Waterfall
Desperate Man Blues
Sun Gonna Shine In My Back Door Someday Blues
Sligo River Blues
I'm Gonna Do All I Can For My Lord


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

2) THE TRANSFIGURATION OF BLIND JOE DEATH

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Beautiful Linda Getchell
Orinda-Moraga
I Am The Resurrection
On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean
Tell Her To Come Back Home
My Station Will Be Changed After While
101 Is Hard Road To Travel
How Green Was My Valley
Bicycle Built For Two
The Death Of The Clayton Peacock
Brenda's Blues
Old Southern Medley
Come Back Baby
Poor Boy
Saint Patrick's Hymn



John Fahey
Ed Freeman

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

3) Vol. 3: DANCE OF DEATH & OTHER PLANTATION FAVORITES

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Wine And Roses
How Long
On The Banks Of The Owchita
Worried Blues
What The Sun Said
Revelations On The Banks Of The Pawtuxent
Poor Boy
Variations On The Coocoo
The Last Steam Engine Train
Give Me Corn Bread When I'm Hungry
Dance Of Death (on 1967 re-release)





Bill Barth
John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

ED Denson

4) GUITAR Vol. 4 (aka THE GREAT SAN BERNARDINO BIRTHDAY PARTY)

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The Great San Bernardino Birthday Party
Knott's Berry Farm Molly
Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Guitar Excursions Into The Unknown
900 Miles
Sail Away Ladies
Oh Come, Oh Come Emanuel


John Fahey
Flea
Nancy McLean

Producer:

Guitar
Organ
Flute

ED Denson, John Fahey,
Barry Hansen

5) REQUIA & OTHER COMPOSITIONS FOR GUITAR SOLO

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Requiem For John Hurt
Requiem For Russell Blaine Cooper
When The Catfish Is In Bloom
Requiem For Molly, Pt 1
Requiem For Molly, Pt 2
Requiem For Molly, Pt 3
Requiem For Molly, Pt 4
Fight On Christians, Fight On


Sam Charters
John Fahey
Barry Hansen

Producer:

Special Effects
Guitar, Special Effects, Montage
Special Effects

Sam Charters

6) DAYS HAVE GONE BY

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The Revolt Of The Dyke Brigade
Impressions Of Susan
Joe Kirby Blues
Night Train Of Valhalla
The Portland Cement Factory At Monolith California
A Raga Called Pat - Part One
A Raga Called Pat - Part Two
My Shepherd Will Supply My Needs
My Grandfather's Clock
Days Have Gone By
We Would Be Building


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

7) BLIND JOE DEATH

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On Doing An Evil Deed Blues
St Louis Blues
Poor Boy A Long Way From Home
Uncloudy Day
John Henry
In Christ There Is No East Or West
The Transcendental Waterfall
Desperate Man Blues
Sun Gonna Shine In My Back Door Someday Blues
Sligo River Blues
I'm Gonna Do All I Can For My Lord



John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

8) DEATH CHANTS, BREAKDOWNS & MILITARY WALTZES

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Sunflower River Blues
When the Springtime Comes Again
Stomping Tonight On The Pennsylvania/Alabama Border
Some Summer Day
On The Beach Waikiki
Spanish Dance
John Henry Variations
The Downfall Of The Adelphi Rolling Grist Mill
Take A Look At That Baby
Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Palace Of King Philip XIV
America
Episcopal Hymn





John Fahey
Nancy McLean

Producer:

Guitar
Flute

John Fahey

9) NEW POSSIBILITY: JOHN FAHEY'S GUITAR SOLI CHRISTMAS ALBUM

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Joy To The World
What Child Is This?
Medley: Hark, The Herald Angels Sing/
O Come All Ye Faithful
Auld Lang Syne
The Bells Of St Mary's
Good King Wencelas
We Three Kings Of Orient Are
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Fantasy
The First Noel
Christ's Saints Of God Fantasy
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear
Go I Will Send Thee
Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming
Silent Night, Holy Night


John Fahey
Richard Ruskin

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

10) THE VOICE OF THE TURTLE

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Bottleneck Blues
Bill Cheatham
Lewisdale Blues
Bean Vine Blues
Bean Vine Blues No 2
A Raga Called Pat, Part 3
A Raga Called Pat, Part 4
Train
Je Ne Me Suis Reveillais Matin Pas En May
The Story Of Dorothy Gooch, Part 1
Nine Pound Hammer
Lonesome Valley


John Fahey
Mark Levine
Hubert Thomas
Nancy McLean

Producer:

Guitar, Vocals
Guitar
Fiddle
Flute

11) THE YELLOW PRINCESS

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The Yellow Princess
View (East From The Top Of The Riggs Road
B & O Trestle)
Lion
March! For Martin Luther King
The Singing Bridge Of Memphis, Tennessee
Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Invisible City Of Bladensburg
Charles A Lee: In Memoriam
Irish Setter
Commemorative Transfiguration And Communion At Magruder Park


Mark Andes
John Fahey
Jay Ferguson
Kevin Kelley

Producer:

Bass, Guitar
Keyboards
Guitar
Drums

John Fahey, Barry Hansen

12) AMERICA

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Jesus Is A Dying-Bed Maker
Amazing Grace
Song No 3
Special Rider Blues
Dvorák
Jesus Is A Dying Bedmaker 2
Finale
America
Dalhart, Texas, 1967
Knoxville Blues
Mark 1:15
Voice Of The Turtle
The Waltz That Carried Us Away And Then A Mosquito Came And Ate Up My Sweetheart


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Bill Belmont, John Fahey

13) OF RIVERS & RELIGION

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Steamboat Gwine 'Round De Bend
Deep River
Dixie Pig Bar-B-Q Blues
Texas & Pacific Blues
Funeral Song For Mississippi
By The Side Of The Road
Lord Have Mercy
Song
Ol' Man River


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Denny Bruce, John Fahey

14) AFTER THE BALL

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Horses
New Orleans Shuffle
Beverly
Om Shanthi Norris
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
When You Wore A Tulip (And I Wore A Big Red Rose)
Hawaiian Two-Step
Bucktown Stomp
Candy Man
After The Ball


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Denny Bruce, John Fahey

15) FARE FORWARD VOYAGERS (SOLDIER'S CHOICE)

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When The Fire And The Rose Are One
Thus Krishna On The Battlefield
Fare Forward Voyagers



John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

16) LEO KOTTKE, PETER LANG & JOHN FAHEY

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Cripple Creek *
Ice Miner *
Red And White *
Anyway *
St Charles Shuffle **
When Kings Come Home **
As I Lay Sleeping **
Thoth Song **
On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean ***
Sunflower River Blues ***
Revolt Of The Dyke Brigade ***
In Christ There Is No East Or West ***


John Fahey ***
Leo Kottke *
Peter Lang **

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar
Guitar

Kerry Fahey

17) OLD FASHIONED LOVE

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In A Persian Market
Jaya Shiva Shankaram
Marilyn
The Assassination Of Stefan Grossman
Old Fashioned Love
Boodle-Am-Shake
Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning
Dry Bones In The Valley


Bobby Bruce
Dick Cary
Joe Darensbourg
John Fahey
Jack Feierman
Nick Fatool
Woody Mann
Allan Reuss
John Rotella
Ira Westley
Britt Woodman

Producer:

Violin, Vocals
Piano
Clarinet
Guitar
Trumpet, Vocals, Jug
Drums
Guitar
Banjo, Guitar
Alto Saxophone
Tuba
Trombone

Doug Decker, John Fahey

18) CHRISTMAS WITH JOHN FAHEY VOL II

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Oh Holy Night
Medley: Oh Tannenbaum/
Angels We Have Heard On High/Jingle Bells
Russian Christmas Overture
White Christmas
Carol Of The Bells
Christmas Fantasy Part 1
Christmas Fantasy Part 2




John Fahey
Richard Ruskin

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

Doug Decker, John Fahey

19) YES! JESUS LOVES ME

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Yes! Jesus Loves Me
Stand Up, Stand Up For Jesus
Medley: Lord Of All Hopefulness/All Through The Night
Oh Come, Oh Come Emmanuel
Two American Folk Hymns
For All The Beauty Of The Earth
St Patrick's
Holy, Holy, Holy
Come Labour On
St Clements
For All The Saints
At The Name Of Jesus
Medley: Come Thou Almighty King/Wild Western Hero
Praise To The Lord
Lord, I Want To Be A Christian In My Heart
Faith Of Our Fathers
Just As I Am
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence
Jesus Christ Is Risen Today
Yes! Jesus Loves Me (reprise)


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

20) VISITS WASHINGTON DC

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Medley: Silver Bell/Cheyenne
Ann Arbor/Death By Reputation
The Discovery Of The Sylvia Scott
Guitar Lamento
Melody McBad
The Grand Finale


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

21) LIVE IN TASMANIA

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Introduction by Stefan Markvitch/On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean/Tasmanian Two-Step Tiger
The Approaching Of The Disco Void
Waltzing Matilda
Fahey Establishes Rapport With The Tasmanians: A Dissertation On Obscurity (spoken)/The Return Of The Tasmanian Tiger/Funeral Song For Mississippi John Hurt
Steamboat Gwine 'Round De Bend
Indian-Pacific RR Blues


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar, Vocals

Peter Noble

22) CHRISTMAS GUITAR

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Joy To The World
What Child Is This?
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing/O Come All Ye Faithful (Adestes Fideles)
Auld Lang Syne
The Bells Of Saint Mary's
Good Christian Men, Rejoice
We Three Kings Of Orient Are
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Fantasy
The First Noel
Good King Wenceslas
Of The Father's Love Begotten
Away In A Manger
In The Bleak Midwinter
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear
Jesus, Won't You Come By Here/
Go Tell It On The Mountain
Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming
Silent Night
Away In A Manger

LP Issue


CD Issue

John Fahey
Terry Robb

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

Terry Robb

23) POPULAR SONGS OF CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S

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Jolly Old Saint Nicholas
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
The Skater's Waltz
The Christmas Song
Medley: Christmas Time's A Coming/Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
Medley: Holly & The Ivy/The Cherry Tree Carol
Apple Blosom Time
White Christmas
Medley: Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow/
Winter Wonderland
Remember
Christmas Time Is Here
Do You Hear What I Hear?
I'll Be Home For Christmas
The Waltz You Saved For Me
Medley: Deck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly/
We Wish You A Merry Christmas


John Fahey
Terry Robb

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

Terry Robb

24) RAILROAD 1

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Frisco Leaving Birmingham
Oneonta
Summer Cat By My Door
Steve Talbot On The Keddie Wye
Afternoon Espee Through Salem
Enigmas And Perplexities Of The Norfolk...
Charlie Becker's Meditation
Medley: Imitation Train Whistles/Po'boy
Life Is Like A Mountain Railroad
Delta Dog Through The Book Of Revelations


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Tim Davis

25) LET GO

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Let Go
Black Mommy
Dvorák
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
Medley: Deep River/Old Man River
Lights Out
Pretty Afternoon
Sunset On Prince George's County
Layla
Old Country Rock


John Fahey
Terry Robb

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar

Terry Robb

26) RAIN FORESTS, OCEANS & OTHER THEMES

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Melody McOcean
Layla
Rain Forest
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
Lullaby And Finale From "The Firebird"
Atlantic High
Samba De Orfeu
Theme And Variations
May This Be Love/Casey Jones
Intro To Ocean Waves/Ocean Waves
Juroscho Ascopi
Saint Patrick's Hymn


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

27) I REMEMBER BLIND JOE DEATH

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The Evening Mysteries Of Ferry Street
You'll Find Her Name Written There
The Minutes Seem Like Hours, the Hours...
Are You From Dixie?
A Minor Blues
Steel Guitar Rag
Nightmare/Summertime
Let Me Call You Sweetheart
Unknown Tango
Improv in E Minor
Lava On Waikiki
Gaucho


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Tinh Mahoney

28) GOD, TIME AND CAUSALITY

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Revelation
The Red Pony
Lion
Medley: Interlude/The Portland Cement Factory/
Requiem For Mississippi John Hurt
Medley: Snowflakes/
Steamboat 'Gwine Around The Bend/
Death Of The Clayton Peacock/
How Green Was My Valley
Medley: Sandy On Earth/I'll See You In My Dreams


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar, Vocals

John Fahey, Terry Robb

29) OLD GIRLFRIENDS & OTHER HORRIBLE MEMORIES

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Twilight Zone
The Sea Of Love
In Darkest Night: The Objectification And Recurrent Sightings Of Bizarre And Cathected Screen Memories (From Below) Along The Sligo
Blueberry Hill
A Rose And A Baby Ruth
Claire
The Thing At The End Of New Hampshire Avenue
Don't
View
Diane Kelley
Fear & Loathing at 4th & Butternut
Twilight On Prince Georges Avenue


John Fahey
Terry Robb

Producer:

Guitar, Steel Guitar, Ukulele
Guitar

Terry Robb

30) THE LEGEND OF BLIND JOE DEATH

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On Doing An Evil Deed Blues
St Louis Blues
Poor Boy Long Way From Home
Uncloudy Day
John Henry
In Christ There Is No East Or West
Desperate Man Blues
Sun Gonna Shine In My Back Door Someday Blues
Sligo River Blues
On Doing An Evil Deed Blues
St Louis Blues
Poor Boy A Long Way From Home
Uncloudy Day
John Henry
In Christ There Is No East Or West
Desperate Man Blues
Sun Gonna Shine In My Back Door Someday Blues
Sligo River Blues
I'm Gonna Do All I Can For My Lord
Transcendental Waterfall
West Coast Blues

Combination of the 1964 and 1967
(albums 1 and 7) issues of his first album.


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

31) CITY OF REFUGE

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Fanfare
The Mill Pond
Chelsey Silver, Please Come Home
City Of Refuge I
City Of Refuge III
Hope Slumbers Eternal
On The Death And Disembowelment Of The New Age


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

32) WOMBLIFE

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Sharks
Planaria
Eels
Coelacanths
Juana


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Jim O'Rourke

33) EPIPHANY OF GLENN JONES

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Tuff
Gamelan Collage
The New Red Pony
Maggie Campbell Blues
Our Puppet Selves
Gamelan Guitar
Come On In My Kitchen
Magic Mountain
More Nothing
Nothing


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

34) GEORGIA STOMPS, ATLANTA STRUTS & OTHER CONTEMPORARY DANCE FAVORITES

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House Of The Rising Sun/Nightmare
Juana/Guitar Lamento
Red Rocking Chair
Song For Sara
Son House/Marilyn/My Prayer/Mood Indigo

Recorded live at The Horizon Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia, USA on 9 August 1997


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Jon Philpot

35) HITOMI

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Delta Flight 53
Despair
Hitomi
Tanaka Jun
East Meets West
Hitomi Smiles
The Dance Of The Cat People
A History Of Tokyo Rail Traction
Delta Flight 54


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

John Fahey

36) JOHN FAHEY TRIO VOLUME 1

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Intro
She
Things Fall Apart
Hitomi Cries
The Center Will Not Hold
Scherzo
Oregon Capitol Inn
Drunken Tale To Hide
Like Being Reborn Again
Final Song Live
Tina In The Rain


John Fahey
Tim Knight

John Flaming
Tia Knight

Producer:

Guitar, Guitar Synth, Organ
Bass, Guitar, Bird Calls, Piano, Organ, Bells
Alto Saxophone
Mellobar Slide

John Fahey

37) RED CROSS

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Remember
Red Cross, Disciple of Christ Today
Summertime
Ananaias
Motherless Child (Var #3)
Charley Bradley's Ten Sixty-Six Blues
Untitled With Rain
Untitled hidden track


John Fahey
Tia Knight

Producer:

Guitar
Organ, Chimes

John Fahey

38) THE GREAT SANTA BARBARA OIL SLICK

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Introduction
When The Springtime Comes Again
Joe Kirby Blues
Requiem For Mississippi
When The Catfish Is In Bloom
Fahey Blows His Nose
Lion (Intro)/Challenges To Quitting Cigarettes
Lion
Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Palace Of King Philip XIV Of Spain
View East From The B&O Railroad Viaduct And The Riggs Road Intersection
On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean
The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick
In Christ There Is No East Or West
Announcement
The Death Of The Clayton Peacock
The Revolt Of The Dyke Brigade
Magruder Park

Recorded live at The Matrix Club, San Francisco, California, USA on 14 February 1968 and an unknown date in 1969



John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar

Glenn Jones, Pat Thomas

39) ON AIR

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On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean
Spanish Two-Step
Lion
Poor Boy A Long Way From Home
Wine & Roses
Steamboat Gwine 'Round De Bend
Worried Blues
Some Summer Day
Candy Man
Stomping Tonight On The Pennsylvania/
Alabama Border
In Christ There Is No East Or West
Beverly
Requiem For John Hurt (Funeral Song For Mississippi John Hurt)

Recorded live for Radio Bremen on 20 March 1978


John Fahey

Producer:

Guitar