Nathan Salsburg ‎– Hard For To Win And Can't Be Won

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No Quarter ‎– NOQ 035-1
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A1 First Field Path
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
4:34
A2 Mrs. Gristle's Reel
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
3:05
A3 Paraffin & Turpentine
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
3:54
A4 Coll Mackenzie
Written By – Archie Fisher
4:56
A5 Concessions
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
3:27
B1 Dog At Bay
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
6:55
B2 Chief Wants
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
2:17
B3 To Welcome The Travelers Home
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
5:31
B4 What Can't Be Won
Written By – Nathan Salsburg
6:35

Notes

Nathan Salsburg plays guitar on all songs and sings on "Coll Mackensie" and "To Welcome The Travelers Home"

With Glen Dentinger: singing; James Elkington: dobro; Rayna Gellert: fiddle, viola; and Rachel Grimes: piano, singing

Engineered by James Elkington at Nada Studio, Chicago, April 2013
With additional recordings by Bruce Bartlett (Weatherville, N.C.), Zak Riles (Louisville & Locust, KY.) and Andrija Tokic (Nashville)

Mixed and mastered by Blaise Barton
with JE and NS at Joyride, Chicago, Chiacgo, June 2013

All songs written by Nathan Salsburg
copyright 2013 Root Hog or Die (BMI)
with the exception of "Coll Mackensiem"
written by and used courtesy of Archie Fisher
copyright 2013 Bawbee Music (PRS)

Lyrics to "To Welcome The Travelers Home" are adapted from "Rosin the Beau" (writer unknown, c. 1830) and "Sawyer's Exit" (attributed to Rev. S.B. Sawyer, c. 1844). Arranged by NS. "Paraffin & Turpentine" contains an attempted recreation of a Gary Davis theme. "What Can't Be Won" is in part for Red Gay and Jack Wellman.

Illustrations by Kevin Earl Taylor
Photo by Elizabeth Hartsig
Design by Mark Ohe

Impossible without the assistance of Jim Elkington and influence of Dana Fadel.
Many thanks. May it please the wise.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
NOQ 035-2 Nathan Salsburg Hard For To Win And Can't Be Won(CD, Album, Promo) No Quarter NOQ 035-2 US 2013 Sell This Version
NOQ 035-1, 8 99922 00135 2 Nathan Salsburg Hard For To Win And Can't Be Won(CD) No Quarter, No Quarter NOQ 035-1, 8 99922 00135 2 US 2013 Sell This Version

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