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In 1952 renowned musicologist, filmmaker and painter, Harry Smith went through his vast collection of blues, old-time country, Cajun, and gospel 78s to compile the groundbreaking Anthology Of American Folk Music box set, which had a profound influence on musicians such as Bob Dylan, The Grateful Dead, Led Zeppelin and Bruce Springsteen.

Now, The Harry Smith Project: Anthology Of American Folk Music Revisited, a 2-CD/2-DVD box set culled from a series of concerts staged by Hal Willner that took place in 1999 and 2001, pays tribute to Harry Smith and his influential Anthology. Features Beck, Nick Cave, Elvis Costello, Steve Earle, Beth Orton, Lou Reed, Sonic Youth, Richard Thompson, Wilco and others.

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90 min

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Disc Track Track Name Artist
1 1 Old Dog Blue Daniel Johansen
1 2 Prison Cell Blues Steve Earle
1 3 James Alley Blues Wilco
1 4 Frankie Beth Orton
1 5 Last Fair Deal Gone Down Beck
1 6 Sugar Baby Kate & Anna McGarrigle
1 7 The Butcher's Boy Elvis Costello
1 8 Way Down The Old Plank Road David Thomas
1 9 The Coo Coo Bird Richard Thompson with Eliza McCarthy
1 10 My Baby Done Left Me Ed Saunders
1 11 John The Revelator Nick Cave
1 12 Oh Death Where Is Thy Sting? Eric Mingus with Gary Lucas
1 13 Dry Bones Roswell Rudd with Sonic Youth
1 14 No Depression In Heaven Garth & Maude Hudson
1 15 K.C. Moan Geoff Muldaur
1 16 When That Great Ship Went Down Gavin Friday with Maurice Seezer
2 17 A Lazy Farmer Boy Robin Holcomb
2 18 Sail Away Lady Van Dyke Parks with Mondrian String Quartet
2 19 Poor Boy Blues Geoff Muldaur
2 20 Spike Driver Blues Marianne Faithfull
2 21 See That My Grave Is Kept Clean Lou Reed
2 22 Ommie Wis Pt. 1 & 2 (What Lewis Did Last…) Kate & Anna McGarrigle with Elvis Costello
2 23 Fatal Flower Garden Gavin Friday
2 24 I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground Bob Neuwirth with Eliza McCarthy
2 25 Fishing Blues David Thomas
2 26 He Got Better Things For You Mary Margaret O'Hara
2 27 Harry Goes A Courtin' (The Mowo! Live Hootenanny Throw-Down) Mocean Worker
2 28 The House Carpenter Robin Holcomb & Todd Rundgren
2 29 This Song Of Love Don Byron, Percy Heath & Bill Frisell
2 30 Shine On Me Nick Cave
2 31 James Alley Blues David Johansen
2 32 Single Girl, Married Girl Petra Haden
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