Doc Watson


May 20th, 1998 ~ A conversation with the mountain guitar legend Doc Watson who recently celebrated his 75th birthday.

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  • Open Bed: Freight Train Boogie Doc Watson
    Elementary Doctor Watson!, United Artists
  • Casey Jones Grateful Dead
    Workingman's Dead, Warner Brothers
  • Reefer Man Baron Lee and the Blue Rhythm Band
    Stars of the Apollo, Columbia Legacy
  • Light Up and Listen Radio Show Excerpt
  • Smoke Rings k. d. lang
    Drag, Warner Brothers
  • Instrumental: Hoopah Rag Bob Wills
    Country Music Hall of Fame Series, MCA
  • So Let's Rock Bob Wills
    Country Music Hall of Fame Series, MCA
  • The Blues Had A Baby and They Named It Rock & Roll Muddy Waters
    Mojo Workin' - Blues for the Next Generation, Columbia/Legacy
  • Sweet Little Rock and Roller Chuck Berry
    His Best Volume 2, Chess/MCA
  • Rock & Roll Velvet Underground
    Loaded, Polydor
  • Little Maggie Grayson & Whitter
    Old-Time Southern Dance Music - Ballads and Songs, Old Timey
  • Avalon Blues Mississippi John Hurt
    Avalon Blues 1963, Rounder
  • Hummingbird Victoria Williams
    Musings of a Creek Dipper, Atlantic
  • Instrumental: Doc & Dawg Doc Watson & David Grisman
    Doc & Dawg, Acoustic Disc
  • INTERVIEW: Doc Watson
  • Roll in my Sweet Baby's Arms Doc Watson
    Ballads from Deep Gap, Vanguard
  • Rain Crow Bill Doc Watson
    Home Again, Vanguard
  • John Henry/Worried Blues Doc Watson
    Doc & Merle Watson's Guitar Album, Flying Fish
  • Make Me a Pallet on your Floor Doc Watson
    Live Labor Day American Routes program from Wolftrap,
  • Good Times Sam Cooke
    The Man and his Music, RCA
  • Hora Decubitus Charles Mingus
    Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus, Impulse
  • Butler's Boogie Henry Butler
    Blues After Sunset, Black Top
  • Big Ten Inch Record Moose Jackson w/Tiny Bradshaw's Orchestra
    Risqué Rhythm - Nasty ‘50s R & B, Rhino
  • Phonograph Blues Robert Johnson
    The Complete Recordings, Columbia
  • I Just Started Hatin' Cheatin Songs Today Moe Bandy
    The Best of Bandy Volume 1, Columbia
  • Dead Flowers Rolling Stones
    Sticky Fingers, Virgin
  • Chan Chan Buena Vista Social Club w/Ry Cooder
    Buena Vista Social Club, World Circuit/Nonesuch
  • Boppin' the Rock Armando Almendarez & Conjunto Mexico
    San Antonio's Conjunto's in the 1950s, Arhoolie
  • Instrumental: Quand la nuit coule du ciel The Bluerunners
    To The Country, Rounder
  • Helpless Neil Young
    Decade, Reprise
  • Cutting Ferns/Alex Dan MacIsacc's/Brenda Stubbert's/Mutt's Favorite/Bernadette's/Lady Gordon of Gordonstown Jerry Holland
    The Fiddlesticks Collection, Green Linnet
  • Adieu Rosa Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys
    Friday At Last, Swallow
  • Instrumental: Bubber (If Only) Olu Dara
    In The World - From Natchez to New York, Atlantic
  • Jumpin' Tonight Joe Turner
    The Complete Aladdin and Imperial Recordings, EMI
  • The Jeep Is Jumpin' Duke Ellington & Coleman Hawkins
    Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins, Impulse
  • Indians Jumpin' on Fire Mahogony Brass
    Kickin' Some Brass, Shanachie
  • Tramp Otis and Carla
    Complete Stax/Volt Singles 1959-1968, Atlantic
  • My Home Has Wheels Southern Culture on the Skids
    Ditch Digger, Safe House
  • This Land Is Your Land Woodie Guthrie
    This Land Is Your Land, Smithsonian Folkways
  • End Bed: Thunder Road/Sugarfoot Rag Doc Watson
    Docabilly, Sugar Hill