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David Grisman, John Hartford and Mike Seeger

Total Time: 74:54

  1. My Walking Shoes
  2. Hound Dawg
  3. Maggie's Farm
  4. Memphis
  5. Flint Hill Special
  6. The Old Home Place
  7. Uncle Pen
  8. Airmail Special
  9. Rocky Top
  10. Room At The Top Of The Stairs
  11. Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay
  12. Jerusalem Ridge
  13. Windy Mountain
  14. Maybelline
  15. Blue Ridge Cabin Home
  16. Rocky Road Blues
  17. When I'm Sixty-Four
  18. Bonus Tracks:
  19. My Walking Shoes (end)
  20. Hound Dawg (Take 1)
  21. Hound Dawg (Take 2)
  22. Hound Dawg (Take 3)
  23. Flint Hill Special (Take 1)
  24. The Old Home Place (Take 1)
  25. Uncle Pen (Take 1)
  26. Rocky Top (Take 1)
  27. Room At The Top Of The Stairs (Take 2)
  28. Old Time
  1. John Hartford – vocals, guitar, 5-string banjo, fiddle
  2. Mike Seeger – vocals, 5-string banjo, fiddle, guitar, guitar-banjo, harmonica, mandolin, autoharp, Jew's-Harp
  3. David Grisman – mandolin, mandola, 5-string banjo, guitar, guitar-banjo, mandolin-banjo, ukelele, vocals
Hi-Def Retrograss Deluxe
David Grisman, John Hartford and
Mike Seeger

This new Deluxe Edition of Retrograss (Acoustic Disc ACD-37) featuring American folk icons John Hartford, Mike Seeger and David Grisman contains the original 17 tracks plus nine alternate takes and one unreleased track, all in the high-definition (24 bit, 96 khz) format. This unusual project featuring bluegrass and country songs played in older styles was originally released in 1999 and nominated for a Grammy. Writing for Allmusic, critic Brian Kelly wrote "These live, in-studio recordings are mirthful, rocking chair adaptations of American music history."

This HD release provides an opportunity for listeners to enjoy Retrograss in a sonically superior format. "These tracks are the closest sonic equivalents of the analog master tapes available and sound noticeably better than they did on the CD" says Dawg.

Flash audio samples available on desktop/laptop version

Maggie's Farm

The Old Home Place
(Take 1)