Down South (Doc Watson album)

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Down South
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Studio album by Doc Watson, Merle Watson
Released 1984
Recorded North Star Production, Todd, North Carolina
Genre Folk, country blues
Length 31:53
Label Flying Fish
Producer Merle Watson
Doc Watson chronology
Doc and Merle Watson's Guitar Album
(1983)
Down South
(1984)
Pickin' the Blues
(1985)

Down South is the title of a recording by American folk music artists Doc Watson and Merle Watson, released in 1984.

It has been reissued on CD by Rykodisc and Sugar Hill.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs Traditional unless otherwise noted.

  1. "Solid Gone" – 3:02
  2. "Bright Sunny South" – 2:36
  3. "Slidin' Delta" (Mississippi John Hurt) – 2:03
  4. "Coal Miner's Blues" (Carter) – 2:30
  5. "Hesitation Blues" – 2:46
  6. "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" (Charles C. Converse, Joseph M. Scriven) – 3:35
  7. "Fifteen Cents" – 2:28
  8. "Twin Sisters" – 1:39
  9. "The Hobo" – 4:18
  10. "Cotton-Eyed Joe" – 1:48
  11. "Hello Stranger" (Carter) – 2:17
  12. "Down South" – 2:35

Personnel[edit]

  • Doc Watson – guitar, harmonica, vocals
  • Merle Watson – guitar, banjo, slide guitar
  • T. Michael Coleman – bass, harmony vocals
  • Buddy Davis – bass
  • Sam Bush – fiddle

Production notes

  • Produced by Merle Watson
  • Engineered and mixed by Carl Rudisill

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Down South > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 2, 2011. 

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