Nitty Gritty Dirt Band ‎– Will The Circle Be Unbroken - The Trilogy

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Will The Circle Be Unbroken
CD1-1 Grand Ole Opry Song
Backing Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Les Thompson, Ray Martin (10)Banjo – John McEuenBass – Roy "Junior" Huskey*Fiddle – Vassar ClementsLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Hylo Brown
3:10
CD1-2 Keep On The Sunny Side
Autoharp – Randy ScruggsBacking Vocals – Doc Watson, Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Les Thompson, Merle TravisBanjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyGuitar – Doc WatsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Mother Maybelle Carter*Mandolin – John McEuenWritten-By – A. P. Carter
4:26
CD1-3 Nashville Blues
Banjo – John McEuenBanjo [Lead] – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Fiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Earl Scruggs
3:15
CD1-4 You Are My Flower
Autoharp – Jimmie FaddenBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Guitar – Earl Scruggs, Randy ScruggsSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Les ThompsonWritten-By – A. P. Carter
3:39
CD1-5 The Precious Jewel
Autoharp – Randy ScruggsBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Earl ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals – Roy AcuffMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Roy Acuff
4:09
CD1-6 Dark As A Dungeon
Backing Vocals – Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Les ThompsonBass – Junior HuskeyHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Merle TravisMandolin – John McEuen
2:47
CD1-7 Tennessee Stud
Backing Vocals – Jeff HannaBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Doc WatsonWritten-By – Jimmie Driftwood*
4:50
CD1-8 Black Mountain Rag
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenLead Guitar – Doc WatsonMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Tommy Magness
2:40
CD1-9 Wreck On The Highway
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Earl ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals – Roy AcuffMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Dorothy Dixon*
3:25
CD1-10 The End Of The World
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyGuitar – Doc Watson, Earl ScruggsWritten-By – F. Rose*
3:54
CD1-11 I Saw The Light
Autoharp – Randy ScruggsBacking Vocals – Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Jimmy Martin, Les ThompsonBanjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Doc WatsonHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals – Roy AcuffMandolin – John McEuenWritten-By – Hank Williams
4:21
CD1-12 Sunny Side Of The Mountain
Backing Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Les Thompson, Ray Martin (10)Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Bobby Gregory, Harry C. McAuliffe
2:50
CD1-13 Nine Pound Hammer
Backing Vocals – Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Les ThompsonBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Merle TravisSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Merle Travis
2:53
CD1-14 Losin' You (Might Be The Best Thing Yet)
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Ellis PadgettFiddle – Vassar ClementsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Edria Humphrey, Jimmy Martin
2:49
CD1-15 Honky Tonkin'
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Drums – Jim Ibbotson*Fiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jeff HannaLead Guitar – Vassar ClementsLead Vocals – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Hank Williams
2:32
CD1-16 You Don't Know My Mind
Backing Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Les Thompson, Ray Martin (10)Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDrums – Jim Ibbotson*Fiddle – Vassar ClementsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Jimmie Skinner
2:47
CD1-17 My Walkin' Shoes
Backing Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Les Thompson, Ray Martin (10)Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Jimmy Martin, Paul Williams (7)
2:52
CD2-1 Lonesome Fiddle Blues
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Ellis PadgettFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*, Randy ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Millie Clements
2:43
CD2-2 Cannonball Rag
Bass – Junior HuskeyGuitar – Merle TravisWritten-By – Merle Travis
1:16
CD2-3 Avalanche
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Millie Clements
2:52
CD2-4 Flint Hill Special
Banjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Fiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Earl Scruggs
2:13
CD2-5 Togary Mountain
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Fiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Mandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – Walter McEuen
2:28
CD2-6 Earl's Breakdown
Banjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Randy ScruggsMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Earl Scruggs
2:37
CD2-7 Orange Blossom Special
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Ellis PadgettFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jimmy Martin, Randy ScruggsMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Ervin T. Rouse*
2:12
CD2-8 Wabash Cannonball
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyGuitar – Doc Watson, Earl ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenWritten-By – A. P. Carter
2:03
CD2-9 Lost Highway
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Drums – Jeff HannaFiddle – Vassar ClementsMandolin – Les ThompsonVocals, Guitar – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Leon Payne
3:48
CD2-10 Doc Watson & Merle Travis: First Meeting (Dialogue) 1:52
CD2-11 Way Downtown
Arranged By, Adapted By – Doc WatsonBacking Vocals – Jeff HannaBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Doc WatsonMandolin – Les Thompson
3:35
CD2-12 Down Yonder
Arranged By, Adapted By – Doc WatsonBanjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Doc Watson, Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWashboard – Jeff Hanna
3:45
CD2-13 Pins And Needles (In My Heart)
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Earl ScruggsHarp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Vocals – Roy AcuffWritten-By – Floyd Jenkins
2:54
CD2-14 Honky Tonk Blues
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Norman Blake (2)Drums – Jim Ibbotson*Fiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Bill McEuen*Vocals – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Hank Williams
2:23
CD2-15 Sailin' On To Hawaii
Bass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyGuitar – Doc Watson, Earl ScruggsWritten-By – Beecher R. Kirby
2:09
CD2-16 I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blue Eyes
Backing Vocals – Gary Scruggs, Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Les ThompsonBanjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Merle TravisLead Vocals, Guitar – Mother Maybelle Carter*Mandolin – John McEuenWritten-By – A. P. Carter
4:26
CD2-17 I Am A Pilgrim
Bass – Junior HuskeyHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Merle TravisSnare – Jim Ibbotson*Written-By – Merle Travis
3:54
CD2-18 Wildwood Flower
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyGuitar – Earl Scruggs, Jim Ibbotson*Lead Vocals, Autoharp – Mother Maybelle Carter*Mandolin – Les ThompsonWritten-By – A. P. Carter
3:33
CD2-19 Soldier's Joy
Arranged By – Earl Scruggs, John McEuenBanjo – Earl ScruggsBanjo [Uncle Dave Mason's Banjo] – John McEuenBass – Junior Huskey
3:33
CD2-20 Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Backing Vocals – Alice McEuen, Betty Travis (2), Chet Flippo, Doc Watson, Fred Cross (2), Gary Scruggs, Gloria Belle, Jeff Hanna, Jim Ibbotson*, Larry Murray, Les Thompson, Louise Scruggs, Martha Flippo, Mike Carr (13), Randy Scruggs, Ray Martin (10), Steve Scruggs, Timmy Martin (2)Banjo – Earl ScruggsBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Doc Watson, Jimmy Martin, Merle TravisHarp – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals [1st verse] – Mother Maybelle Carter*Lead Vocals [2nd verse] – Jimmy MartinLead Vocals [3rd verse] – Roy AcuffMandolin – John McEuenVocals, Autoharp – Mother Maybelle Carter*Written-By – A. P. Carter
4:48
CD2-21 Both Sides Now
Guitar – Randy ScruggsWritten-By – Joni Mitchell
2:25
CD2-22 Foggy Mountain Breakdown
Banjo – John McEuenBass – Junior HuskeyFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jim Ibbotson*Harp – Jimmie FaddenMandolin – Les ThompsonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Earl Scruggs
2:39
CD2-23 Warming Up For "The Opry" 2:43
CD2-24 Sunny Side 4:08
CD2-25 Remember Me
Arranged By – Doc WatsonBass – Junior HuskeyDobro – Pete 'Oswald' KirbyGuitar – Doc WatsonWritten-By – Scotty Wiseman*
1:39
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Volume II
CD3-1 Life's Railway To Heaven
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Arranged By, Words By – John R. Cash*Banjo – Earl ScruggsDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff HannaGuitar [Mother Maybelle's L-5 Guitar] – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy Ibbotson, The Carter FamilyLead Vocals, Guitar – Johnny CashMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Traditional
4:21
CD3-2 Grandpa Was A Carpenter
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Guitar – Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – John PrineMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – John Prine
3:10
CD3-3 When I Get My Rewards
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Dobro [National] – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums, Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals – Levon HelmMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Paul Kennerley
4:26
CD3-4 Don't You Hear Jerusalem Moan
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Arranged By – B. Carpenter*, J. Hanna*, J. Fadden*, J. Ibbotson*, R. Scruggs*Banjo – Béla FleckDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Pat Flynn, Randy ScruggsMandolin – Sam BushVocals – Jeff HannaVocals [1st verse] – Sam BushVocals [2nd verse] – Bob Carpenter (2), John CowanVocals [3rd verse] – Jimmy Ibbotson, Pat FlynnWritten-By – Traditional
3:36
CD3-5 Little Mountain Church House
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – Béla FleckDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Ricky SkaggsMandolin – Mark O'ConnorPiano – Buck WhiteWritten-By – Carl Jackson, Jim Rushing
3:32
CD3-6 And So It Goes
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals – John DenverMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Don Schlitz, Paul Overstreet
3:33
CD3-7 When It's Gone
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums, Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Guitar – Randy ScruggsLead Vocals, Mandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – Don Schlitz, Jimmie Fadden
2:33
CD3-8 Mary Danced With Soldiers
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Emmylou HarrisMandolin – Mark O'ConnorWritten-By – Paul Kennerley
2:57
CD3-9 Riding Alone
Accordion – Jimmy IbbotsonDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Guitar – Chet AtkinsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Emmylou HarrisMandolin – Mark O'ConnorPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Richard Hathaway
2:34
CD3-10 I'm Sittin' On Top Of The World
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Arranged By – B. Carpenter*, J. Hanna*, J. Fadden*, J. Ibbotson*, R. Scruggs*Banjo – Béla FleckDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Jimmy Ibbotson, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Mark O'ConnorWritten-By – Traditional
3:07
CD3-11 Lovin' On The Side
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals – Paulette CarlsonMandolin – Jimmy Ibbotson, Levon HelmPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – Jimmy Ibbotson, Paulette Carlson, Sandy Waltner
2:56
CD3-12 Lost River
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsLead Vocals, Guitar – Michael Martin MurpheyMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonVocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Michael Martin Murphey
3:11
CD3-13 Bayou Jubilee
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Sam BushGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Bruce Hornsby, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Jeff HannaMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bruce HornsbyWritten-By – Jeff Hanna
2:52
CD3-14 Blues Berry Hill
Banjo – Bernie LeadonDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums, Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Jimmy IbbotsonLead Guitar – Randy ScruggsMandolin – Mark O'ConnorPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Washboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – B. Carpenter*, J. Hanna*, J. Fadden*, J. Ibbotson*, R. Scruggs*
3:10
CD3-15 Turn Of The Century
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Vocals [1st verse] – Jimmy IbbotsonVocals [2nd verse] – Jeff HannaVocals [3rd verse] – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – Dan Tyler (3), J. Fred Knobloch*
3:38
CD3-16 One Step Over The Line
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums, Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, John HiattHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals – John Hiatt, Rosanne CashMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Resonator Guitar [National Guitar] – Randy ScruggsWritten-By – John Hiatt
4:20
CD3-17 You Ain't Going Nowhere
Dobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Chris Hillman, Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Twelve-String Guitar – Roger McGuinnVocals [1st & 3rd verses] – Roger McGuinnVocals [2nd & 4th verses] – Chris HillmanWritten-By – Bob Dylan
3:37
CD3-18 The Valley Road
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – Bernie LeadonDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Piano – Bruce HornsbyMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – B. R. Hornsby*, John Hornsby
4:03
CD3-19 Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Backing Vocals – Bill Lloyd (3), Bob Carpenter (2), Bobbie White (2), Brad Parker, Bruce Hornsby, Buck White, Béla Fleck, Cheryl White, Chris Hillman, Cindy Cash, Cynthia Biederman, David Jones*, Don Schlitz, Earl Scruggs, Gary Scruggs, Gretchen Carpenter, Helen Carter Jones, Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, Jimmy Ibbotson, Jimmy Martin, John Cowan, John Denver, John Hiatt, Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash, Lynn Shults, Marty Stuart, Michael Martin Murphey, Pat Flynn, Paulette Carlson, Pete 'Oswald' Kirby, Radney Foster, Randy Scruggs, Robert Oermann*, Roger McGuinn, Roy Acuff, Sam Bush, Sharon White, Steve Dahl, Steve Scruggs, Steve Wariner, Tracy Nelson, Vince Gill, Wendy WaldmanBanjo – Earl ScruggsDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Roy Huskey Jr.Drums – Jimmie FaddenFiddle – Mark O'ConnorGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmony Vocals [1st chorus] – The Carter FamilyLead Guitar – Randy ScruggsLead Vocals [1st verse] – Johnny CashLead Vocals [2nd verse] – Roy AcuffLead Vocals [3rd verse] – Ricky SkaggsLead Vocals [4th verse] – Emmylou Harris, Levon HelmLead Vocals [5th verse] – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLyrics By [Additional Last Verse] – Jimmy IbbotsonPiano – Bob Carpenter (2)Written-By – A. P. Carter
4:47
CD3-20 Amazing Grace
Arranged By – B. Carpenter*, J. Hanna*, J. Fadden*, J. Ibbotson*, R. Scruggs*Guitar – Randy ScruggsWritten-By – Traditional
1:48
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Volume III
CD4-1 Take Me In Your Lifeboat
Banjo – John McEuen, Robbie McCoury*Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Del McCouryMandolin – Ronnie McCourySnare – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Traditional
3:42
CD4-2 Milk Cow Blues
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Percussion Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDobro – Josh GravesDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Richard Watson (2)Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Doc WatsonMandolin – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Arnold Kokomo*
5:03
CD4-3 I Find Jesus
Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy IbbotsonMandolin – John McEuenSlide Guitar [National] – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Jimmy Ibbotson
3:52
CD4-4 Hold Whatcha Got
Banjo – John McEuenDobro – David Nance (2)Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), David Nance (2), Jeff Hanna, Ray Martin (10)Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Ray Martin (10)Snare – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Jimmy Martin
2:55
CD4-5 Mama's Opry
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Kevin GranttFiddle – Glen DuncanGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Matraca BergLead Vocals, Guitar – Iris DeMentMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonResonator Guitar [National Guitar] – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Iris DeMent
4:21
CD4-6 Diamonds In The Rough
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Earl ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Autoharp – June Carter CashMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – A. P. Carter, Maybelle Carter, Sara Carter (2)
3:39
CD4-7 Lonesome River
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Jimmy Ibbotson, Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Mandolin – Sam BushWritten-By – Carter Stanley
4:23
CD4-8 Some Dark Holler
Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Percussion Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDobro – Dan DugmoreDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Dwight YoakamWritten-By – Traditional
3:19
CD4-9 The Lowlands
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – Randy ScruggsBouzouki – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfLead Vocals, Guitar – Jaime Hanna, Jonathan McEuenMandolin – John McEuenSlide Guitar [National] – Jeff HannaSnare – Jimmie FaddenWritten-By – Gary Scruggs
3:50
CD4-10 Love, Please Come Home
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuen, Robbie McCoury*Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Del McCouryMandolin – Ronnie McCourySnare – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Leon Jackson (3)
2:48
CD4-11 Goodnight Irene
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenBouzouki – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – David Jackson (4)Guitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie Fadden, Mickey RaphaelHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Tom Petty, Willie NelsonWritten-By – Huddie Ledbetter, John A. Lomax
4:30
CD4-12 I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – Alan O'Bryant, John McEuenCajón [Drum Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Dennis CrouchFeaturing – The Nashville Bluegrass BandFiddle – Stuart DuncanHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2)Lead Guitar – Randy ScruggsLead Vocals, Guitar – Pat EnrightMandolin – Mike ComptonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – James Brockman, James Kendis, Nathaniel Vincent*
3:49
CD4-13 I'll Be Faithful To You
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Bouzouki – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Emmylou HarrisMandolin – John McEuenWritten-By – Paul Kennerley
2:32
CD4-14 Tears In The Holston River
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Johnny CashMandolin – Jimmy Ibbotson, John McEuenResonator Guitar [National Guitar] – Jeff HannaWritten-By – John R. Cash*
4:14
CD5-1 Fishin' Blues
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Bouzouki – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar [Archtop Guitar] – Taj MahalMandolin – John McEuenPercussion [Porch Board] – Jimmy IbbotsonWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Taj Mahal
4:31
CD5-2 Save It, Save It
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDobro – David Nance (2)Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), David Nance (2), Jeff Hanna, Ray Martin (10)Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinMandolin – Ray Martin (10)Snare – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Charles Rufus Shoffner*
1:57
CD5-3 Wheels
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenBouzouki – Jimmy IbbotsonDobro – Dan DugmoreDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfGuitar – Jeff HannaHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Dwight YoakamWritten-By – Chris Hillman, Gram Parsons
3:14
CD5-4 Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – David Jackson (4)Guitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie Fadden, Mickey RaphaelHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals, Guitar – Willie NelsonSnare – Jimmy IbbotsonWritten-By – Traditional
3:55
CD5-5 Oh Cumberland
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Percussion Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Matraca BergHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Emmylou Harris, Jeff HannaLead Guitar – Jeff HannaLead Vocals – Emmylou Harris, Matraca BergWritten-By – Gary Harrison (2), Matraca Berg
4:21
CD5-6 I Am A Pilgrim
Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Richard Watson (2)Harmonica – Jimmie FaddenLead Vocals, Guitar – Doc WatsonWritten-By – Doc Watson
4:09
CD5-7 Sallie Ann
Banjo – Earl ScruggsBanjo [Frailing Banjo] – John McEuenDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfWritten-By – Earl Scruggs
2:37
CD5-8 Catfish John
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Barry BalesGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Fiddle – Alison KraussMandolin – Jimmy IbbotsonSnare, Bass Drum [Kick Drum] – Jimmie FaddenWritten-By – Allen Reynolds, Bob McDill
4:07
CD5-9 Roll The Stone Away
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Drum Box] – Jimmie FaddenDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals, Guitar – Jeff HannaMandolin – Ronnie McCouryWritten-By – Jeff Hanna, Marcus Hummon
4:09
CD5-10 All Prayed Up
Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Guitar [Finger Style] – John McEuenLead Vocals, Lead Guitar – Vince GillMandolin – Sam BushWritten-By – Vince Gill
3:09
CD5-11 Return To Dismal Swamp II
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Percussion Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDobro – Jerry DouglasDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Byron HouseFiddle – Glen DuncanGuitar – Jonathan McEuenHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenLead Guitar – Tony RiceMandolin – Ronnie McCouryPercussion [Sticks] – Jaime HannaWashboard – Jeff HannaWritten-By – Walter McEuen, William McEuen*
3:16
CD5-12 There Is A Time
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenCajón [Drum Box] – Jimmy IbbotsonDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfGuitar – Jeff Hanna, Rodney DillardHarmony Vocals – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff HannaLead Vocals – Ricky Skaggs, Rodney DillardMandolin – Ricky SkaggsWritten-By – Mitchell Jayne*, Rodney Dillard
3:31
CD5-13 Will The Circle Be Unbroken (Glory, Glory)
Accordion – Bob Carpenter (2)Banjo – John McEuenDobro – Josh GravesDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Glenn WorfFiddle – Vassar ClementsGuitar – Randy ScruggsHarmonica – Jimmie FaddenHarmony Vocals – Jimmie Fadden, John McEuenLead Vocals [2nd verse] – Alison KraussLead Vocals [3rd verse] – Bob Carpenter (2), Jeff Hanna, Jimmy IbbotsonLead Vocals [4th verse] – Doc WatsonLead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar [Archtop Guitar] – Taj MahalWritten-By – A. P. Carter, Taj Mahal
4:39
CD5-14 Farther Along
Guitar [Mother Maybelle Carter's L-5 Gibson Guitar] – Randy ScruggsWritten-By – Traditional
1:30
Farther Along
DVD-1 My Walkin' Shoes
Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jimmy MartinWritten-By – Jimmy Martin, Paul Williams (7)
5:11
DVD-2 Catfish John
Featuring [And], Guitar – Randy ScruggsFeaturing [With], Dobro – Jerry DouglasFeaturing, Lead Vocals, Fiddle – Alison KraussWritten-By – Allen Reynolds, Bob McDill
4:45
DVD-3 One Step Over The Line
Featuring [And], Lead Vocals – Rosanne CashFeaturing [With], Dobro – Jerry DouglasFeaturing, Lead Vocals, Guitar – John HiattWritten-By – John Hiatt
3:55
DVD-4 Roll The Stone Away
Written-By – Jeff Hanna, Marcus Hummon
4:54
DVD-5 Love, Please Come Home
Featuring [And], Mandolin – Ronnie McCouryFeaturing [With], Banjo – Robbie McCoury*Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Del McCouryWritten-By – Leon Jackson (3)
3:30
DVD-6 All Prayed Up
Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Vince GillWritten-By – Vince Gill
3:49
DVD-7 Oh Cumberland
Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Matraca BergWritten-By – Gary Harrison (2), Matraca Berg
4:45
DVD-8 Fishin' Blues
Featuring [With], Fiddle – Vassar ClementsFeaturing, Lead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Taj MahalWritten-By – Taj Mahal
4:03
DVD-9 The Lowlands
Featuring [And], Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jonathan McEuenFeaturing, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jaime HannaWritten-By – Gary Scruggs
3:55
DVD-10 Return To Dismal Swamp II
Featuring, Dobro – Jerry DouglasWritten-By – Walter McEuen, William McEuen*
3:44
DVD-11 Earl's Breakdown
Featuring [And], Dobro – Jerry DouglasFeaturing [And], Fiddle – Vassar ClementsFeaturing [With], Guitar – Randy ScruggsFeaturing, Banjo – Earl ScruggsWritten-By – Earl Scruggs
3:28
DVD-12 I Find Jesus
Written-By – Jimmy Ibbotson
4:37
DVD-13 Mama's Opry
Featuring [With], Harmony Vocals – Matraca BergFeaturing, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Iris DeMentWritten-By – Iris DeMent
4:52
DVD-14 Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Written-By – A. P. Carter
4:20
Bonus Material
DVD-15 Farther Along: The Documentary 36:19
DVD-16 The Lowlands: The Music Video
Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Jaime Hanna, Jonathan McEuen
3:51
Additional Songs Fron The Live Concert
DVD-17 Soldier's Joy
Featuring, Banjo – Earl Scruggs
3:52
DVD-18 Wildwood Flower
Featuring [With], Guitar – Randy ScruggsFeaturing, Lead Vocals – Rosanne Cash
3:10
DVD-19 Take Me In Your Lifeboat
Featuring [And], Mandolin – Ronnie McCouryFeaturing [With], Banjo – Robbie McCoury*Featuring, Lead Vocals, Guitar – Del McCoury
3:11

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Compilation Notes:
Tracks CD1-1 to CD2-21: Taken from the album Will The Circle Be Unbroken, originally released ©1972 United Artists Records, remastered and reissued ©2002 Capitol Records.
Tracks CD2-22 to CD2-25: Taken from the previously unreleased Will The Circle Be Unbroken sessions, released ©2002 Capitol Records.
Tracks CD3-1 to CD3-20: Taken from the album Will The Circle Be Unbroken (Volume Two), originally released ©1989 Universal Records.
Tracks CD4-1 to CD5-14: Taken from the album Will The Circle Be Unbroken, Volume III, originally released ©2002 Capitol Records.
Tracks DVD-1 to DVD-19: Taken from the video Will The Circle Be Unbroken: Farther Along, originally released ©2003 Capitol Records.

CD1, CD2, CD4 and CD5 were Glass Mastered by EMI MFG.
CD3 was Manufactured by Matsushita Universal Media Services.
DVD was Manufactured by Deluxe/AR.

Included with this 6-disc Box Set are two Booklets, the first one entitled "The Songs" which features all of the Songwriting and Musician credits for all of the tracks across the set (images provided), and the second one entitled "The Story" which tells of the history of these albums in the Trilogy (images not provided).

Tracks 4-1, 4-8, 5-4 and 5-14 are credited to Public Domain/Traditional.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 724359140001
  • Label Code (CD1, CD2, CD4, CD5, DVD): LC-0249
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): 077774658928 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 1-1-4
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L044
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 1642
  • Other (CD1 Catalog Number): 7243-5-93096-2-0
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): 077774659024 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 1-1-4
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L044
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 1636
  • Other (CD2 Catalog Number): 7243-5-93097-2-9
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): UVLD12500 0094910777 MFG BY MATSUSHITA UNIVERSAL MEDIA SERVICES
  • Mastering SID Code (CD3): IFPI L771
  • Mould SID Code (CD3): IFPI 2A02
  • Other (CD3 Catalog Number): B000131602
  • Matrix / Runout (CD4): 724359309828 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 1-0-1
  • Mastering SID Code (CD4): IFPI L044
  • Mould SID Code (CD4): IFPI 1635
  • Other (CD4 Catalog Number): 7243-5-93098-2-8
  • Matrix / Runout (CD5): 724359309927 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 1-0-1
  • Mastering SID Code (CD5): IFPI L043
  • Mould SID Code (CD5): IFPI 1634
  • Other (CD5 Catalog Number): 7243-5-93099-2-7
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): 724349041691 5000188.5.A.A02 ['deluxe®/AR' logo]
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI LT17
  • Mould SID Code (DVD): IFPI UR08
  • Other (DVD Catalog Number): 7243-4-90823-9-7

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