Hell Among the Yearlings

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Hell Among the Yearlings
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Studio album by Gillian Welch
Released July 28, 1998
Genre Country music
Bluegrass music
Length 38:31
Label Acony
Producer T Bone Burnett
Gillian Welch chronology
Revival
(1996)Revival1996
Hell Among the Yearlings
(1998)
Time (The Revelator)
(2001)Time (The Revelator)2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly A−[2]
Houston Chronicle 4/5 stars[3]
Los Angeles Times 3/4 stars[4]
Pitchfork Media 8.7/10[5]
Q 4/5 stars[6]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[7]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3/5 stars[8]
Uncut 4/5 stars[9]

Hell Among the Yearlings is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Gillian Welch, released on July 28, 1998.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Gillian Welch and David Rawlings.[1]

  1. "Caleb Meyer" – 3:05
  2. "Good Til Now" – 3:56
  3. "The Devil Had a Hold of Me" – 4:30
  4. "My Morphine" – 5:53
  5. "One Morning" – 2:41
  6. "Miner's Refrain" – 3:57
  7. "Honey Now" – 1:52
  8. "I'm Not Afraid to Die" – 3:27
  9. "Rock of Ages" – 3:08
  10. "Whiskey Girl" – 4:15
  11. "Winter's Come and Gone" – 2:14

Charts[edit]

Year Chart Peak
1998 Billboard Heatseekers [10] 9
1998 The Billboard 200 [10] 181
1998 FolkDJ-L Folk Radio Airplay [11] 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Owens, Thom. "Hell Among the Yearlings – Gillian Welch". AllMusic. Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ Willman, Chris (July 24, 1998). "Where Your Road Leads / Hell Among the Yearlings". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ Sullivan, James (July 26, 1998). "Welch Stakes Out Her Territory". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ Hochman, Steve (July 26, 1998). "Mesmerizing Mimicry of Rural Tunes". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  5. ^ Schreiber, Ryan. "Gillian Welch: Hell Among the Yearlings". Pitchfork Media. Archived from the original on November 26, 2001. Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Gillian Welch: Hell Among the Yearlings". Q (186): 123. January 2002. 
  7. ^ Santelli, Robert (September 3, 1998). "Gillian Welch: Hell Among the Yearlings". Rolling Stone (794). Archived from the original on January 8, 2002. Retrieved June 8, 2017. 
  8. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian, eds. (2004). The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. Simon & Schuster. pp. 866–67. ISBN 0-7432-0169-8. 
  9. ^ "Gillian Welch: Hell Among the Yearlings". Uncut (54): 124. November 2001. 
  10. ^ a b Gillian Welch entry at Allmusic
  11. ^ FolkDJ-L Top albums and songs of August 1998