Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Because it was assembled with more care than most tribute records, The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute is better than most tributes, yet it is still far from perfect. Bob Dylan assembled the record as the first release on his Egyptian record label, and his presence is felt. The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers is filled with A-level artists, including Dylan, Van Morrison, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Bono, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Steve Earle, Alison Krauss, Dwight Yoakam and Jerry Garcia, in his last recorded studio performance. All these artists demonstrate affection for Rodgers, yet about half of the songs sound studied, not inspired. Still, the best moments -- ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (2) from $2.23   
  • Used (2) from $2.23   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$2.23
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(805)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Acceptable
074646767627 Disc in protective sleeve. Missing or Damaged Artwork. Discs are in good playing condition. Super-fast Shipping. Satisfaction Guaranteed. <

Ships from: Mount Pleasant, SC

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$8.99
Seller since 2011

Feedback rating:

(696)

Condition: Like New
08/19/1997 CD Fine Books, CDs, DVDs, Videogames, LPs & more! Fast shipping! All items guaranteed!

Ships from: MARLTON, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Because it was assembled with more care than most tribute records, The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute is better than most tributes, yet it is still far from perfect. Bob Dylan assembled the record as the first release on his Egyptian record label, and his presence is felt. The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers is filled with A-level artists, including Dylan, Van Morrison, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Bono, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Steve Earle, Alison Krauss, Dwight Yoakam and Jerry Garcia, in his last recorded studio performance. All these artists demonstrate affection for Rodgers, yet about half of the songs sound studied, not inspired. Still, the best moments -- Earle rocking through "In the Jailhouse Now," Nelson's "Peach Pickin' Time Down in Georgia," Dylan's "Sweet Liza Jane" -- do everything they should: they deliver a great performance that is enjoyable on its own terms, yet makes you want to go back to the original artist.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/19/1997
  • Label: Sony
  • UPC: 074646767627
  • Catalog Number: 67676

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Dreaming with Tears in My Eyes - Bono (3:39)
  2. 2 Any Old Time - Alison Krauss (3:46)
  3. 3 Waiting for a Train - Dickey Betts (4:15)
  4. 4 Somewhere Down Below the Mason Dixon Line - Mary Chapin Carpenter (3:36)
  5. 5 Miss the Mississippi and You - David Ball (3:04)
  6. 6 My Blue-Eyed Jane - Bob Dylan (3:15)
  7. 7 Peach Pickin' Time Down in Georgia - Willie Nelson (3:39)
  8. 8 In the Jailhouse Now - Steve Earle & The V-Roys (2:51)
  9. 9 Blue Yodel #9 - John Kahn (4:15)
  10. 10 Hobo Bill's Last Ride - Iris DeMent (3:05)
  11. 11 Gambling Bar Room Blues - John Mellencamp (4:01)
  12. 12 Mule Skinner Blues - Van Morrison (4:33)
  13. 13 Why Should I Be Lonely - Aaron Neville (3:10)
  14. 14 T for Texas (Blue Yodel No. 1) - Dwight Yoakam (5:31)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
John Jackson Guitar
Jerry Douglas Dobro
Alison Krauss Vocals, Track Performer
David Ball Track Performer
Willie Nelson Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Dwight Yoakam Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Iris DeMent Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Dickey Betts Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Bob Dylan Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Steve Earle Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Jerry Garcia Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Aaron Neville Vocals, Track Performer
Matt Rollings Piano
Jim Keltner Drums
Bobby Wood Piano
Peter Welker Trumpet
Mickey Raphael Harmonica
Biff Adam Drums
Pete Anderson Electric Guitar
Larry Atamanuik Drums
Barry Bales Bass (Vocal), Acoustic Bass
Paul Barrett Synthesizer, Piano
Bucky Baxter Pedal Steel Guitar
Jimmy Belkin Fiddle
Byron Berline Fiddle
Ron Block Guitar, Tenor (Vocal)
Bono Electric Bass, Electric Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
J.T. Brown Bass, Background Vocals
Mary Chapin Carpenter Acoustic Guitar, Vocals
Mark Casstevens Acoustic Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin
Eddie Curtis Bass
Alec Dankworth Acoustic Bass
Mike Dupke Drums
Martin Fierro Tenor Saxophone
Paul Franklin Steel Guitar
Tony Garnier Bass
Mark Goldenberg Guitar
Leo Green Tenor Saxophone
David Grisman Mandolin, Track Performer
Norm Hamlet Slide Guitar
John Hobbs Piano
Dann Huff Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Roy M. "Junior" Husky Upright Bass
John Jennings Guitar, Background Vocals
Jerry Jerome Clarinet
John Kahn Track Performer
Robbie Magruder Drums, Background Vocals
Joe Manuel Electric Guitar
Don Markham Trumpet
Brent Mason Electric Guitar
Patrick McDonald Drums
John Mellencamp Vocals, Track Performer
Sally Van Meter Dobro
Scott Miller Guitar, Vocals
Van Morrison Harmonica, Vocals, Track Performer
Larry Mullen Jr. Drums, Tambourine
Kevin Porter Trombone
Jim Rothermel Clarinet
Ralph Salmins Drums
Hank Singer Fiddle
Joe Spivey Fiddle
Adam Steffey Mandolin
Harry Stinson Drums
Dan Tyminski Guitar, Bass (Vocal)
Mike Wanchic Guitar, Background Vocals
Don Was Bass
Winston Watson Drums
Lonnie Wilson Drums
Glenn Worf Bass
Curtis Young Background Vocals
Mike Rector Bass
Jon Carroll Piano, Background Vocals
The V-Roys Track Performer
Abe Manuel Jr. Acoustic Guitar
Robin Aspland Piano
Jeff Bills Drums, Vocals
Miriam Sturm Violin, Background Vocals
Paxton Sellers Bass, Vocals
Mircea Petcu Violin
Tommy Kane Viola
Duane Betts Acoustic Guitar
Elizabeth McNally Violin
Technical Credits
Alison Krauss Arranger, Producer
Ray Kennedy Producer
Jimmie Rodgers Composer
Dickey Betts Producer
Bob Dylan Liner Notes
Jerry Garcia Producer
Artie Shaw Composer
Jim Rooney Producer
Pete Anderson Arranger, Producer
Paul Barrett Producer, Engineer, String Arrangements
Kevin Beamish Engineer
Bono Producer
Lou Bradley Engineer
Steve Buckingham Producer
Mary Chapin Carpenter Producer
David Grisman Producer
Bill Halley Composer
Norm Hamlet Contributor
Mark Hood Engineer
John Jennings Producer
John Kahn Producer, Horn Arrangements
Julian King Engineer
Daniel Lanois Producer
Louise McCormick Engineer
John Mellencamp Producer
Van Morrison Producer
Gary Paczosa Engineer
Denny Purcell Mastering
Jim Robeson Engineer
Jeff Rosen Executive Producer
Jim Rothermel Horn Arrangements
Walter Samuel Engineer
James Stroud Producer
Jess Sutcliffe Engineer
Mike Wanchic Producer
Don Was Producer
Geoff Gans Art Direction
Vic Anesini Mastering
Bud Snyder Producer, Engineer
Debbie Sweeney Producer
Diane Lapson Producer
Dave Dennisen Engineer
Carlos Girer Mastering
Michael Sumas Engineer
W. O'Neill Composer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously