Roots (Blue Mountain album)

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Roots
Blue mountain roots.jpg
Studio album by Blue Mountain
Released February 27, 2001
Recorded by Bruce Watson at Money Shot
Genre Americana, alternative country, country rock, folk rock, southern rock
Length 37:34
Label Blue Mountain Records, Glitterhouse Records
Producer Blue Mountain
Blue Mountain chronology
Tales of a Traveler
(1999)
Roots
(2001)
Tonight It's Now or Never
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Roots is a 2002 album by American alternative country/roots rock group Blue Mountain.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Rye Whiskey" - 3:47
  2. "Rain and Snow" - 3:44
  3. "Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair" - 5:03
  4. "Banks of the Pontchartrain" - 5:00
  5. "That Nasty Swing" (by Cliff Carlisle) - 3:20
  6. "Spring of '65" - 4:13
  7. "Riley and Spencer" - 3:20
  8. "Young and Tender Ladies" - 3:36
  9. "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes" (by A.P. Carter) - 2:30
  10. "Little Stream of Whiskey" - 3:03
  11. "Go Away Devil" (Bonus track) - 5:47
  12. "Shady Grove" (Bonus track) - 5:55
  13. "Country Blues" (by Dock Boggs) (Bonus track) - 5:21
  14. "900 Miles" (Bonus track) - 3:04

All songs are traditional, except tracks #5, 9, 13 as indicated. All songs arranged by Blue Mountain.

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