The Very Best of Emmylou Harris CD (2005)

Artist: Emmylou Harris

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Masterful at rock, country, folk, bluegrass, and more, Emmylou Harris is one of the most distinctive and visionary voices in contemporary music. The artist's lucid, achingly gorgeous vocals and a string of celebrated albums-many featuring her acclaimed "Hot Band"-have earned Harris eleven Grammys and made this alt-country/roots-rock innovator a legend in her own time.


Label Rhino Records
SKU 63989373
UPC 081227312329
UPC 14 00081227312329
Format CD
Release Date 7/19/2005
Sales Rank 265
Author Emmylou Harris
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Compilation Appearance In Spite Of Ourselves
Compilation Appearance Anthology
Compilation Appearance O Brother Where Art Thou?
Compilation Appearance Songcatcher
Compilation Appearance Buddy & Julie Miller
Compilation Appearance Timeless-Hank Williams Tribute
Compilation Appearance Will The Circle Be Unbroken: Vol. 3
Compilation Appearance Stars & Guitars
Compilation Appearance Essential Willie Nelson
Compilation Appearance Ultimate Dolly Parton
Compilation Appearance Best Of Bluegrass
Compilation Appearance Livin' Lovin' Losin'-Songs Of The Louvin Brothers
Compilation Appearance Just Because I'm A Woman-Songs Of Dolly Parton
Compilation Appearance Country's 20 Classic Gospel Songs Of
Compilation Appearance There Is A Season
Compilation Appearance Amazing Grace: A Country Salute to Gospel
Compilation Appearance Musical History
Compilation Appearance Infamous Angel
Compilation Appearance Willie Nelson:Collection
Compilation Appearance Brokeback Mountain
Compilation Appearance Bluegrass Top 20 Gospel Songs Of Ohe
Compilation Appearance Sugar Hill Records:retrospective(w/ Bonus DVD)
Compilation Appearance Nashville 906
Compilation Appearance These Days
Compilation Appearance Brokeback Mountain
Compilation Appearance A Tribute To Joni Mitchell
Compilation Appearance Ultimate Grammy Collection: Contemporary Country
Compilation Appearance Duets:Friends & Legends
Compilation Appearance Definitive Collection (1985 To 1993)
Compilation Appearance Rarities B Sides And Other Stuff Volu
Compilation Appearance Essential (Rmst)
Compilation Appearance Join the Band
Compilation Appearance Revolutions In Sound:warner Bros. Rec
Compilation Appearance Poet:tribute To Townes Van Zandt
Compilation Appearance Essential 3.0
Compilation Appearance O Brother Where Art Thou [10th Anniversary 2 CD Deluxe Edition]
Compilation Appearance Country's Got Heart
Compilation Appearance I'm Wide Awake It's Morning
Compilation Appearance 16 Biggest Hits
Compilation Appearance Country's Greatest Gospel:gold Ed
Compilation Appearance More Perfect Union
Compilation Appearance Music Is You:tribute To John Denver
Compilation Appearance Last Waltz
Compilation Appearance To All The Girls
Compilation Appearance Box Set Series:john Denver
Compilation Appearance Duets
Compilation Appearance Going Down To The River
Compilation Appearance Americana Christmas
Compilation Appearance Roots Of Johnny Cash
Compilation Appearance Essential John Denver
Compilation Appearance Anchored In Love:tribute To June Cart
Compilation Appearance Essential Dolly Parton
Compilation Appearance Collection
Compilation Appearance This One's For Him:tribute To Guy Cla
Compilation Appearance Look Again To The Wind:johnny Cash's
Compilation Appearance Secret, Profane and Sugarcane
Compilation Appearance Song Album (ost)
Compilation Appearance Orthophonic Joy
Compilation Appearance Big E:salute To Steel Guitarist Buddy
Compilation Appearance John Denver Definitive All-Time Greatest Hits
Compilation Appearance Vol. 1-Bringing It All Back Ho
Compilation Appearance Written In Chalk
Compilation Appearance LIVE IN NASHVILLE 1995(Live)
Compilation Appearance Lawless (Ost)
Compilation Appearance Just One Look:very Best Of Linda Rons
Compilation Appearance Sing Me The Songs:celebrating The Wor
Compilation Appearance Kin:songs By Mary Karr Rodney Crowe
Associated Artist/Work Jackson, Carl
Technical Info
Producer Emmylou Harris; Gram Parsons; George Massenburg; Daniel Lanois; Richard Bennett; Malcolm Burn; Allen Reynolds; Buddy Miller; Emmylou Harris; Brian Ahern; Gram Parsons; George Massenburg; Daniel Lanois; Emmylou Harris (Compilation); James Austin (Compilati
CatalogID 8122731232
Lable Name Rhino (Label)
Released 07/18/2005
Original Release 2005
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 75m : 0s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00081227312329
Musical Guests
Linda Ronstadt
Dolly Parton
Roy Orbison
Gram Parsons
Jai Winding
Rodney Crowell
Ricky Skaggs
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: Emmylou Harris (vocals, acoustic guitar); Emmylou Harris; Buddy Miller (vocals, electric guitar, 12-string guitar); Darryl Johnson (vocals, bass guitar, djembe, percussion); Rev. Brady Blade (vocals, drums, percussion); Barry Tashian (vocals); Tony Hall (guitar, drums); Rodney Crowell (guitar, background vocals); Frank Reckard (guitar); Albert Lee (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, mandolin, piano); Herb Pedersen (acoustic guitar, 12-string guitar, banjo, background vocals); Al Perkins (acoustic guitar, pedal steel guitar, dobro, banjo); Ricky Skaggs (acoustic guitar, mandolin, fiddle, background vocals); Jon Randall Stewart (acoustic guitar, mandolin); Randy Sharp (acoustic guitar, background vocals); Trevor Veitch, Rick Cunha, Tony Rice, Rick Cuhna (acoustic guitar); Ethan Johns (electric guitar, drums); Gerry McGee (electric guitar); Ben Keith (pedal steel guitar); Jerry Douglas , Mike Auldridge (dobro); Daniel Lanois (dulcimer, mandolin); David Lindley, Byron Berline (mandolin); Jim Hoke, Mickey Raphael (harmonica); Wayne Goodwin (tenor saxophone); Bill Payne (piano); Donald Johnson (electric piano); Emory Gordy (bass instrument); Kenny Edwards (acoustic bass); Roy Huskey Jr. (double bass, upright bass, background vocals); Larry Atamanuik (drums, percussion); Ed Greene, Russ Kunkel, John Ware (drums); Malcolm Burn (tambourine); Steve Fishell (percussion); Dianne Brooks, Fayssoux Starling McLean, Julie Miller (background vocals); Gram Parsons (vocals, acoustic guitar); Dolly Parton, Roy Orbison, Linda Ronstadt (vocals); James Burton (electric guitar); Sam Bush (mandolin, fiddle); Glen D. Hardin (piano, electric piano); Jai Winding (piano); Ronnie Tutt (drums).
Liner Note Author: Robert K. Oermann.
Photographers: David Gahr; Michael Putland; Michael Wilson ; Annie Leibovitz; Henry Diltz; Richard McCaffrey.
HEARTACHES & HIGHWAYS is partly a single-disc distillation of
ANTHOLOGY, a two-CD collection of Emmylou Harris's Warner Brothers
recordings. While it contains many tracks found on ANTHOLOGY, HEARTACHES ventures further to include material from Harris's later
work on Elektra, thus providing a more all-encompassing career overview.
Harris is the first lady of progressive country, and has done more to advance the concept's cause over the decades than anyone. HEARTACHES follows her trail from early, pioneering country-rock duets with Gram Parsons to her own updates of classic country tunes. Harris's perennial knack for catching on to rising songwriting luminaries is made plain with prescient covers of songs by Townes Van Zandt and Gillian Welch (Harris's attention helped the careers of both troubadours). The Elektra material finds Harris pushing the envelope ever further, venturing-- with the help of visionary producer Daniel Lanois--into moody, atmospheric territory far from honky-tonk confines. HEARTACHES & HIGHWAYS is the most comprehensive single-CD collection of Harris's work on the market.
Professional Reviews
Uncut (p.127) - 5 stars out of 5 - "The material covers the waterfront, from the Gram years to the post-Warners reinvention that began with 1995's WRECKING BALL."
Disc 1
9 If I Could Only Win Your Love
10 Together Again
11 That Lovin' You Feelin' Again
12 To Know Him Is to Love Him
13 Two More Bottles Of Wine
14 Wayfaring Stranger
15 Calling My Children Home
16 Green Pastures
17 Orphan Girl
18 Michaelangelo
19 Here I Am
20 Connection, The - (previously unreleased)
Product Attributes
Artist Harris,Emmylou
Label Rhin/mesa/bluemoon Records
Music Format Compact Disc

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