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Doc Watson Life's Work: A Retrospective (4CD)

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Release on: 11/12/2021
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4CD BOXSET

Life’s Work: A Retrospective is a 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 Krauss, Ricky Skaggs and more. Also included are Watson’s collaborations with Bill Monroe, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Chet Atkins.

This four-disc box set includes 101 songs, all new extensive liner notes by author and producer Ted Olson and a nearly 100-page book insert featuring never before seen photos.

Tracklist:

Disc 1

  1. The Precious Jewel [Previously unreleased]
  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

Disc 2

  1. Southbound
  2. Blue Railroad Train
  3. Walk On Boy
  4. Sweet Georgia Brown
  5. Alberta
  6. That Was The Last Thing On My Mind
  7. Windy And Warm
  8. Riddle Song
  9. Georgie
  10. Rain Crow Bill
  11. Winter’s Night
  12. Matty Groves
  13. Dill Pickle Rag
  14. Willie Moore – Doc Watson And Merle Watson
  15. Peach Picking Time In Georgia
  16. Memphis Blues
  17. The Train That Carried My Girl From Town
  18. Lost John – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  19. Brown’s Ferry Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  20. The Clouds Are Gwine To Roll Away – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  21. Life Gits Teejus, Don’t It – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  22. Banks Of The Ohio – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  23. Spikedriver Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson
  24. Deep River Blues – Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson

Disc 3

  1. Nothing To It – Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs With Doc Watson
  2. Streamlined Cannonball – Earl Scruggs With Doc Watson
  3. Tennessee Stud – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  4. Way Downtown – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  5. Freight Train Boogie
  6. Summertime
  7. Peace In The Valley
  8. That’s All – Doc & Merle Watson
  9. Match Box Blues – Doc & Merle Watson
  10. Bottle Of Wine – Doc & Merle Watson
  11. Corrina, Corrina – Doc & Merle Watson
  12. Doc’s Rag – Doc & Merle Watson
  13. Poor Boy Blues – Doc & Merle Watson
  14. Wake Up, Little Maggie
  15. Peartree
  16. Shady Grove
  17. Miss The Mississippi And You
  18. Steel Guitar Rag
  19. Cypress Grove Blues
  20. Wayfaring Stranger – Doc & Merle Watson
  21. Look Up, Look Down That Lonesome Road – Doc & Merle Watson
  22. Minglewood Blues – Doc & Merle Watson
  23. Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright – Doc & Merle Watson
  24. Let The Cocaine Be – Doc & Merle Watson
  25. Don’t Monkey ‘Round My Widder – Chet Atkins And Doc Watson

Disc 4

  1. Red Rocking Chair – Doc & Merle Watson With T. Michael Coleman
  2. John Hurt – Doc & Merle Watson With T. Michael Coleman
  3. Below Freezing – Doc & Merle Watson With T. Michael Coleman
  4. Along The Road – Doc & Merle Watson With T. Michael Coleman
  5. Liza/Lady Be Good – Doc & Merle Watson
  6. Going To Chicago Blues – Doc & Merle Watson
  7. Guitar Polka – Doc & Merle Watson
  8. Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar – Doc & Merle Watson
  9. Bright Sunny South – Doc & Merle Watson
  10. Twin Sisters – Doc & Merle Watson
  11. How Long Blues – Doc And Merle Watson With James Cotton
  12. Freight Train Blues – Doc & Merle Watson
  13. Riding That Midnight Train
  14. What Does The Deep Sea Say?
  15. Tough Luck Man
  16. George Gudger’s Overalls
  17. Risin’ Sun Blues
  18. Salt Creek – Norman Blake And Tony Rice
  19. You Must Come In At The Door
  20. Your Lone Journey
  21. Grandfather’s Clock
  22. Bird Dog
  23. Turn The Lamps Down Low – Doc & Richard Watson
  24. Nights In White Satin – Doc Watson With Frosty Morn
  25. Down In The River To Pray – Doc Watson With Alison Krauss And Ricky Skaggs
  26. Amazing Grace