Golden State Country Bluegrass Festival

Golden State College - San Rafael, CA
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Sound Quality:
3 SHN/4 CDR; Also circulates as "Marin County Bluegrass Festival". Acts include Emmylou Harris, Tut and Norman, Doc and Merle, Great American String Band, Frank Wakefield and Jerry Garcia, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and many others.
Set 1:
Disc One:
Unknown Act (with Jody Stecher?):
1. Old Joe Clark
2. I Donít Believe Youíve Met My Baby
3. Fire on the Mountain
Homestead Act:
4. Iíve Been Everywhere
5. Take Five
6. Columbus Stockade Blues
7. Chime Bells
8. Diggy Liggy Lo
9. Foggy Mountain Breakdown
Emmylou Harris:
10. Jambalaya
Tut Taylor & Norman Blake:
11. Instrumental (?)
12. Southern Railroad Blues
Mac Wiseman:
13. Footprints in the Snow
14. Man Walking on the Water/
Keep on the Sunny Side
15. Wabash Cannonball
Unknown Act:
16. Whoa Mule
17. Are You Missing Me
Doc & Merle Watson:
18. Poor Boy Blues
19. Wabash Cannonball
20. Salt Creek/Old Joe Clark
21. Tennessee Stud
Great American String Band:
22. My Plastic Banana
23. Dawgís Rag
24. Iíll Be the Gambler If Youíll Deal the Cards
Set 2:
Disc Two:
Great American String Band:
1. Sweet Georgia Brown
The Hired Hands:
2. Bear Tracks
3. Standing on a Mountain
Jim & Jesse McReynolds & the Virginia Boys:
4. Pickaway
5. Cotton Mill Man
6. River of Jordan
7. Maybelline
8. Johnny B. Goode
9. Dueling Banjos
Tut Taylor & Norman Blake:
10. Instrumental (?)
11. Instrumental (?)
Mac Wiseman with Tut Taylor & Norman Blake:
12. The Wreck of the Old Ď97
13. Catfish John
14. Love Letters in the Sand
15. Shackles & Chains
16. The Prisoner Song
17. Jimmy Brown the Newsboy
18. I Wonder How the Old Folks Are At Home
19. Man Walking on the Water
20. Keep on the Sunny Side
Frank Wakefield with Jerry Garcia & Vassar Clements (?):
21. Jesus Loves His Mandolin Player #1 (Wakefield solo)
22. Heartbreak Hotel (unknown vocalist)
23. Orange Blossom Special
Doc & Merle Watson:
24. Country Blues
25. Iím Moviní On
26. Wabash Cannonball
27. Tennessee Stud
Set 3:
Disc Three:
Rambliní Jack Elliott:
1. Talking Fishing Blues
2. Donít Think Twice Itís Alright
3. Down the Line
4. Pretty Boy Floyd
Doug Dillard & Frank Wakefield:
5. Dixie Breakdown

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band with guests, including Jerry Garcia,
Vassar Clements, David Nelson, Doc Watson, John Hartford,
And Jerry Mills:
6. Tulane & Johnny
7. Cosmic Cowboy
8. Jambalaya
9. Sally Goodiní
10. Battle of New Orleans
11. Teardrops in My Eyes
12. Bonie Maronie
13. Randy Lynn Rag
14. Flint Hill Special
15. Mr. Bojangles
16. Honky Tonkiní
17. Diggy Liggy Lo
18. Will the Circle Be Unbroken
19. Way Downtown
20. Down Yonder

Disc Four:
Old & In the Way (4/28/74):
1. High Lonesome Sound
2. Pig in a Pen
3. Panama Red
4. Wild Horses
5. The Hobo Song

Show Notes:
April 27,28 1974

Dates of particular sets are noted if known. Otherwise,
the material is in the order that it appeared on the reels

Thanks to Jeff Korona for this fine gem!
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