Live from Austin, TX (Waylon Jennings album)

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Live from Austin, TX
Live album by Waylon Jennings
Released February 21, 2006
Recorded April 1, 1989
Genre Country
Outlaw country
Label New West
Producer Gary Briggs, Cameron Strang
Waylon Jennings chronology
16 Biggest Hits
(2005)
Live from Austin, TX
(2006)
Nashville Rebel
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [1]

Live from Austin, TX is an album by Waylon Jennings, released on New West Records in 2006. As part of New West's series of albums featuring individual artists' performances on Austin City Limits, it was recorded on April 1, 1989, several months after the release of Full Circle, Jennings' last album for MCA Records, and a year before the singer's move to Epic Records would yield The Eagle. The songs themselves primarily include popular selections from Jennings' own catalog: "I'm a Ramblin' Man", "America", "Good Ol' Boys", "Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)" and "Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys", among others.

On February 5th, 2007 the WAYLON JENNINGS - LIVE FROM AUSTIN, TEXAS DVD was certified GOLD by the RIAA.

Other than GREATEST HITS going 5x Platinum [2002.03.27]; as well as the Gold [2006.06.14] & Platinum [2007.03.22] milestones achieved for the GOOD OL' BOYS ringtone, this marks the first 'all-new' new RIAA certification awarded posthumously.

In the full length music video category, shipment of 50,000 units is required for Gold; 100,000 for Platinum. JDY

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I'm a Ramblin' Man" (Ray Pennington)
  2. "Rainy Day Woman" (Jennings)
  3. "America" (Sammy Johns)
  4. "I May Be Used (But Baby I Ain't Used Up)" (Bob McDill)
  5. "Amanda" (McDill)
  6. "Me and Bobby McGee" (Kris Kristofferson)
  7. "Trouble Man" (Jennings, Tony Joe White)
  8. "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys" (Ed Bruce, Patsy Bruce)
  9. "Good Ol' Boys" (Jennings)
  10. "Bob Wills Is Still the King" (Jennings)
  11. "Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way" (Jennings)
  12. "Suspicious Minds" (Mark James)
  13. "Honky Tonk Angels" (Edward Miller, Patsy Miller)
  14. "Good Hearted Woman" (Jennings, Willie Nelson)
  15. "I've Always Been Crazy" (Jennings)
  16. "Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)" (Bobby Emmons, Chips Moman)
  17. "I Ain't Living Long Like This" (Rodney Crowell)

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