Doc Watson & Gaither Carlton - Doc Watson And Gaither Carlton [LP] | RECORD STORE DAY

back to top

RecordStore Day

Thank you for choosing to buy locally from a record store!

Buy Now

Store Distance Phone Buy
Loading...

You can explore 3 ways to buy:

Find and visit a Local Record Store and get phone number and directions (call first, there is no guarantee which products may be in stock locally)

Purchase now from a local store that sells online

Purchase digitally now from recordstoreday.com (which serves local record stores)

These Indie stores carry most genres and you may want to also check with them

Store Distance Phone
Loading...

Find a local store

(Please call first)

DISC: 1

1. Double File
2. Handsome Molly
3. He's Coming to Us Dead
4. Corrina
5. Brown's Dream
6. Groundhog (Blind Lemon's Version)
7. My Home's Across the Blue Ridge Mountains
8. Bonaparte's Retreat
9. Willie Moore
10. The Blue Ridge Mountain Blues
11. Goin' Back to Jericho
12. Billy in the Low Ground
13. Reuben's Train
14. The Dream of the Miner's Child
15. Groundhog (F.O.T.M. Version)

More Info:

Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton is a new album of old-time music produced from archival recordings by two legendary musicians. These largely unheard tapes were recorded at Doc Watson's two earliest concerts, presented in New York City's Greenwich Village in 1962. Those shows were among the rare appearances Doc's father-in-law, fiddler Gaither Carlton, made outside of North Carolina. The instrumental pieces, including Gaither's signature tune "Double File," include intricate musical interactions developed through years of family music-making. On the songs and ballads, Doc's instantly recognizable baritone voice is accompanied by his own guitar and Gaither's fiddle, or by the traditional combination of fiddle and banjo. Shortly after these recordings were made, Doc Watson embarked on a career as one of America's premier acoustic guitarists, earning the National Medal of Arts and eight Grammy Awards.