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Album Contents: Down the Old Plank Road / The Nashville Sessions by The Chieftains

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Artist NameThe Chieftains
Album TitleDown the Old Plank Road / The Nashville Sessions
MusiciansPaddy Moloney (pipes, whistle), Seán Keane (fiddle), Kevin Conneff (bodhrán), Matt Molloy (flute, whistle), Derek Bell (harp, tiompán, keyboards), with Béla Fleck (banjo), Earl Scruggs (banjo), Tim O'Brien (mandolin, vocal), Marc Savoy (accordion), Buddy Miller (vocal), Julie Miller (vocal), Bryan Sutton (banjo, mandolin, octave mandolin, guitar), Glen Duncan (fiddle), Vince Gill (vocal), Ricky Scaggs (vocal, mandolin), Cody Kilby (guitar), Andy Leftwich (fiddle), Jim Mills (banjo), Alison Krauss (vocal, viola), Steve Buckingham (mountain dulcimer), Lyle Lovett (vocal), John Hagen (cello), Patty Griffin (vocal), Del McCoury (vocal, guitar), Ronnie McCoury (mandolin), Robbie McCoury (banjo), Jason Carter (fiddle), Martina McBride (vocal), Stuart Duncan (fiddle, mandolin), Jeff Taylor (accordion), Gillian Welch (vocal), David Rawlings (vocal), Matt Rollings (piano), Jeff White (guitar, vocal), John Hiatt (vocal), Jeffrey Lesser (vocal), Randy Kohrs (dobro), Shannon Forrest (drums, percussion), Glenn Worf (upright bass), Barry Bales (upright bass), Mark Fain (upright bass), Viktor Krauss (upright bass), James Gilmer (percussion), Mike Bub (upright bass)
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RCA Victor 09026-63971-2, 2002. Recorded April and May 2002 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, with additional recording in other US locations. Not indexed here: track 1 (Down the Old Plank Road), track 2 (Country Blues), 1st tune in track 3 (Sally Goodin), track 4 (Dark as a Dungeon), song on track 5 (Cindy), track 7 (Don't Let Your Deal Go Down), 2nd tune on track 8 (Belles of Blackville), track 9 (Whole Heap of Little Horses), track 10 (Rain and Snow), track 11 (I'll Be All Smiles Tonight), track 12 (Tennessee Stud), track 13 (Katie Dear), and the various non-Irish parts of track 14 (Give the Fiddler a Dram).

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Fling Primrose Lass
[unlisted within arrangement:] Sally Goodin
Reel Flags of Dublin
[unlisted within arrangement of song:] Cindy
Song Molly Bán
Molly Bán (Bawn)
Performer: Alison Krauss (vocals)
81 Reel Ladies' Pantalettes
Ladies Pantalettes
Performer: with Béla Fleck (banjo), Tim O'Brien (mandolin)
3 Reel First House in Connaught
First House in Connaught
142 Reel Star of Munster
[unlisted within arrangement:] Give the Fiddler a Dram
Performer: Seán (fiddle)
3 Reel Julia Delaney
[unlisted within arrangement:] Give the Fiddler a Dram
Performer: Paddy (whistle)
4 Polka Killavil Polka
[unlisted within arrangement:] Give the Fiddler a Dram
Performer: Matt (flute)
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