Covers Will played


This is a list of covers that are recorded or played live by Will Olham under various names.
Taken from the complete song list.
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Latest revision: 02/10/18

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all babies
Written by: Sinead O'Connor
Never officially released.
Played live in 1996 & 1997.
Sinead O'Connor's version is on "Universal Mother" from 1994.

all hell breaks loose
Written by: Misfits
Never officially released.
Played live 25/10/98 New York, Tonic.
The Misfits' version is on "Walk Among Us" from 1982.

all i am, i give to you
Written by: Joe Wise
The coda of Riding "all i am i give to you" comes from this Joe Wise song.
Joe Wise's version of "All I Am, I Give To You" is on his album "A New Day" from 1970.

all the trees of the field will clap their hands
Written by: Sufjan Stevens
Officially released on: Seven Swans Reimagined
Sufjan Stevens┤ version of is on his album "Seven Swans" from 2004.

am i demon
Written by: danzig/erickson
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
This version has Danzig's lyrics and Roky Erickson's way of playing the guitar on his "I Am".
At the end of Bonnie's version the song there's a reference to the latter song singing I Am, I Am, I Am.
Danzig's version is on "Danzig I" from 1988. Roky Erickson's version of I Am is on "Gremlins Have Pictures" from 1986.

babylon system
Written by: Bob Marley
Officially released on: Pebbles and Ripples
Bob Marley's version is on "Survivor" from 1979.
At the end of the song is the chorus of Harry Nilsson's song "Without You" from his album "Nilsson Schmilsson"
from 1971. The song was already recorded by Badfinger in 1970 and written by Pete Ham and Tom Evans.

beautiful dreamer
Written by: Stephen C. Foster
Officially released on: Among The Gold

beautiful star of bethlehem
Written by: A.C. Phipps
Officially released on: Face A Frowning World - An E.C. Ball Memorial Album
Sung by Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Dave Bird and Catherine Irwin
Played by the Health & Happiness Family Gospel Band of Louisville, Kentucky.

because of your eyes
Written by: Merle Haggard
Officially released on: Haggard Harper Bonnie 7" (band version), Hummingbird (solo version)
Merle Haggard's version is on his album "Like Never Before" from 2003.

bertrand my son
Written by: Larry Jon Wilson
Officially released on: Bonnie "Prince" Billy & The Black Swans Sing Larry Jon Wilson 7"
Larry Jon Wilson's version is on his album "New Beginnings" from 1975 

better than i used to be
Written by: Simpson, Gorley
Officially released on: iTunes single, Barely Regal EP
Sammy Kershaw's version is on "Better Than I Used To Be" from 2010. Tim McGraw released the song on his 2012 album "Emotional Traffic".

big balls
Written by: Young, Young & Scott
Officially released on: Sides 5-6 7" of a AC/DC tribute & Guarapero. Will changed almost all of the lyrics.
AC/DC's version is on "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" from 1976.
Lyrics.

bird child
Written by: Ned Oldham/Aram Stith
Officially released on: Bonnie & Mariee double 7"
The Anomoanon's version is on their album "Joji" from 2004

bird dog
Written by: Boudleaux Bryant
Never officially released.
Played live in 2008.
The Everly Brothers version is on their album "The Fabulous Style of The Everly Brothers" from 1960 (UK version)

blue boy
Written by: Boudleaux Bryant
Officially released on: Little Boy Blue 7"
First played live 11/12/99 at the Studio Amstel Festival in Amsterdam.
Also done by Jim Reeves.

blue lotus feet
Officially released on: Blue Lotus Feet CDs
This cosmic chant is first played during a session for VPRO's "De Avonden" in June '98, broadcast
on Dutch radio 15/10/98.
The translation in English comes from "Cosmic Chants" by Paramahansa Yogananda,
sung and recorded by the Monks Of The Self-Realization Order.

blues run the game
Written by: Jackson C. Frank
Never officially released.
Played live summer 1994.
Jackson C. Frank's version is on "Blues Run The Game" from 1965.

breakdown
Written by: Kris Kristofferson
Officially released on: What The Brothers Sang
The Everly Brothers version is on their album "Stories We Could Tell" from 1972.

brokedown palace
Written by: Jerry Garcia/Robert Hunter
Officially released on: Pebbles and Ripples
Grateful Dead's version is on "American Beauty" from 1970.

brother warrior
Written by: Kate Wolf
Officially released on: Brother Warrior 7" (split single with Rainywood)

buried treasure
Written by: Bee Gees
Never officially released
Officially released on: Cold & Wet CDs & 7"
This version is from 01/09/05 BBC, Radio 1, Rob da Bank show.
Written by the Bee Gees for Kenny Rogers. His version first appeared on his album "Love Or Something Like It"
from 1978.

butcher, the
Written by: Leonard Cohen
Never officially released.
Played live in 1994 and 1995.
Leonard Cohen's version is on "Songs From A Room" from 1969.

calvary cross, the
Written by: Richard Thompson
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Also played live summer 1994, with the Anomoanon in June 2002 and November 2002.
Richard Thompson's version is on "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonights" from 1974.
On the back of The Brave and The Bold it's listed as "Cavalry Cross".

can't take that away (mariah's theme)
Written by: Mariah Carey
Officially released on: Agnes, Queen Of Sorrow CDS (as Pussyfooting), Guilt By Association compilation (under the original title)
Mariah Carey's version is on "Rainbow" from 1999.

carolyn
Written by: Tommy Collins
Officially released on: The Japanese pressing of Ease Down The Road on P-Vine

carry home
Written by: Jeffrey Lee Pierce
Never officially released.
Played live in 2008.
The Gun Club version is on their album "Miami" from 1982

change is gonna come, a
Written by: Sam Cooke
Never officially released.
Played live in 2008.
Sam Cooke's version is on his album "Ain't That Good News" from 1964

christmas even can kill you
Written by: Everly Brothers
Officially released on: Christmas Eve Can Kill You 7"

christmas waltz
Written by: Sammy Cahn & Jule Styne
Never officially released.
Played live December 1998.
Also played by Frank Sinatra.

club mekon
Written by: The Mekons
Never officially released.
Played live March - June 2009.
The Mekons' version is on "The Dream And Lie Of The Mekons" from 1989.

cravo Ú canela
Written by: Milton Silva Campos Nascimento & Ronaldo Ribero Bastos
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Milton Nascimento's version is on "Clube Da Esquina" from 1972.

cross, the
Written by: Prince
Never officially released.
Played solo by Will during the second John Peel session in July 1994 and during some gigs in 1994.
Prince's version is on "Sign Of The Times" from 1987.

crying in the chapel
Written by: Artie Glenn
Officially released on: a birthday present CD that was giving to John Peel on his 60th birthday, Little Lost Blues.
Darrel Glenn's version is from 1953. Also done by Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Rex Allen and others.

cycles
Written by: caldwell
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
Gayle Caldwell wrote the song and it became famous by Frank Sinatra on his album "Cycles" from 1968. Also done by Rod McKuen.

daniel
Written by: Elton John & Bernie Taupin
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Elton John's version is on his album "Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player" from 1973.

demon lover
Written by: traditional Irish or Scottish ballad
Officially released on: Sprout OST

devoted to you
Written by: Felice And Boudleaux Bryant
Officially released on: What The Brothers Sang
The Everly Brothers version is on their "Everly Brothers" single from 1958.

die, die, my darling
Written by: Misfits
Never officially released
Played live 30/10/98 Tallahassee, FL, WVSF.
The Misfits' version is on "Wolfs Blood/Earth A.D." from 1983.

die young
Written by: Ke$ha
Officially released on: iTunes, Barely Regal EP
Ke$ha's version is on her album "Warrior" from 2012.

don't cry for me argentina
Written by: Andrew Lloyd-Webber & Tim Rice
Never officially released, but a part of the lyrics is used in the song Don't Cry, Driver by Will Oldham & Alan Licht
Played live 13/04/99 New York, Anthology Film Archives.
The original is from the musical "Evita", also played by Shadows, Sinead O'Connor.

door of my heart
Officially released on: Blue Lotus Feet CDs
This cosmic chant is first played 13/06/98 during a session for VPRO's "De Avonden", broadcast
on Dutch radio 15/04/99.
The translation in English comes from "Cosmic Chants" by Paramahansa Yogananda,
sung and recorded by the Monks Of The Self-Realization Order.

do what you will do
Written by: Will used the words of Joe Wise's "Watch With Me" as basis.
Officially released on: Songs Put Together For (The Broken Giant), Black/Rich Music
Lyrics.

down in the valley
Written by: traditional
Never officially released
Played live during the European tour March/April 2001. Sung by David Human, with Will playing bass.
This song is also known as Birmingham Jail.
Also done by Gene Autry.

dreaming my dreams
Written by: Dolores O'Riordan
Officially released on: I Am Drinking Again CDs
The Cranberries version is on "No Need To Argue" from 1994.

dreaming my dreams with you
Written by: Allen Reynolds
Never officially released
Played live during the summer 1999 USA tour.
Written for Waylon Jennings, the song is on his album "Dreaming My Dreams" from 1975, also done by the
Cowboy Junkies and Marianne Faithfull.

dream of the sea
Written by: Renderers
Officially released on: More Revery
Played live during the summer 1999 USA tour.
The Renderers' version is on their album "Dream Of The Sea" from 1998.

eagle and the hawk, the
Written by: John Denver/Mike Taylor
Officially released on: Take Me Home, a tribute to John Denver
This studio version is an acapella version of the song.
Played first live in October 1997 in Paris, as a tribute to John Denver who just died in a planecrash.
John Denver's version is on "Aerie" from 1972.

early morning melody
Written by: Kate Wolf
Officially released on: Shellac Curated All tomorrow's parties 2.0
Kate Wolf's version is on "Safe At Anchor" from 1979.

ebb tide
Written by: Robert Maxwell & Carl Stigman
Officially released on: The Letting Go
It's a hidden track on this record.
The song is also done by Frank Sinatra, The Righteous Brothers, Pat Boone, Glen Campbell and many others.
There are also many instrumental versions recorded.

every mother's son
Written by: Collins & van Zant
Officially released on: Every Mother's Son 7", Guarapero
Also done by J. Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. on his live solo recording "Martin & Me" from 1996.
Lynyrd Skynyrd's version is on "Gimme Back My Bullets" from 1976.

folsom prison blues
Written by: Johnny Cash
Officially released on: Fish & Crabs by Havanarama as "Carcel De Folsom".
Johnny Cash's version is on "At Folsom Prison" from 1968.

gezundheit
Officially released on: Gezundheit 7", Guarapero/Lost Blues 2
Gezundheit starts the same as Billy Bragg's "I Dreamed I Saw Phil Ochs Last Night".
The last three verses of the song are from a poem by Sam Walter Foss (1858-1911).
In an interview Will said that the Julie Cruise end came on it by accident, it was on the tape he recorded
Gezundheit on. The religious monologue from the Sam Walter Foss poem was also on that tape.
He also said that Gezundheit is actually the only song ever recorded on a four-track recorder.
Bragg's version of "I Dreamed I Saw Phil Ochs Last Night" is on his album "The Internationale" from 1990.
Lyrics.

gloria
Written by: Broeder Dieleman
Officially released on: Gloria/Drie Vragen split single
Broeder Dieleman's version is on his album "Gloria" from 2014.

going to acapulco
Written by: Bob Dylan
Officially released on: Lay & Love CDs & 7"
Bob Dylan's version is on his album "The Basement Tapes" from 1975.

good hearted woman
Written by: Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson
Never officially released
Played live 22/02/02  New York City, NY, Joe's Pub with Kurt Wagner and Vic Chesnutt.
The Everly Brothers' version is on "Take Off The 70's" from 1979.

go 'way by my window
Written by: John Jacob Niles
Officially released on: On Raglan Road 7"
John Jacob Niles' version is on "American Folk Lore Vol. 3" from 1941.

green river
Written by: Don Everly
Never officially released
Played live June 1997.
The Everly Brothers' version is on "Take Off The 70's" from 1979.

happy in prison
Written by: Carter Family?
Never officially released
Played live April 2005.
I think there are older version's to be found but the Carter's Family version is from 1938.

having fun
Written by: Memphis Slim
Never officially released
Played live late 1999 and early 2000.
Only a few lines from this song were used to sing live.
The Memphis Slim version is on his album "The Real Folk Blues" from 1966.

hearts
Written by: Aram Stith
Played live June 2004.
As yet unreleased by the Anomoanon.

hello sunshine
Written by: King Curtis & Ronald Miller
Never officially released
Played live March/April 2002.
Aretha Franklin's version is on her album "Aretha Now" from 1968.

hemlocks and primroses
Written by: Landon Messer / Ralph Stanley
Officially released on: Funtown Comedown
Ralph Stanley's version is on, among other albums, his album "Old Home Place" from 1981.

here today, gone tomorrow
Written by: Ramones
Never officially released, this is an outtake from "Ease Down The Road" and was on the Drag City site as MP3.
The Ramones' version is on "Rocket To Russia" from 1977.

here you come again
Written by: Mann-Weil
Never officially released
Played live March/April 2002.
Also done by B.J. Thomas and Dolly Parton.

hey mama
Written by: Nicolai Dunger
Officially released on: Tranquil Isolation by Nicolai Dunger, Will plays along on this album
Played live March/April 2002.

holiday
Written by: Robin & Barry Gibb
Never officially released
Played live in Alabama sometime.
The Bee Gees' version is on "Bee Gees 1st" from 1967.

hollywood nights
Written by: Bob Seger
Never officially released
Played live 13/04/99 New York, Anthology Film Archives.
Bob Seger's version is on "Stranger In Town" from 1978.

horses
Written by: Sally Timms &  Jon Langford
Officially released on: Horses 7", An Arrow Through The Bitch, Lost Blues And Other Songs
Sally Timms' version is on her solo album "Somebody's Rockin My Dreamboat" from 1988.

hummingbird
Written by: Leon Russel
Officially released on: Hummingbird 10"
Leon Russel's version is on his self titled album from 1970.

i am the sky
Officially released on: Blue Lotus Feet CDs
This cosmic chant is first played live 13/06/98 during a session for VPRO's "De Avonden",
broadcast on Dutch radio 15/10/98.
The translation in English comes from "Cosmic Chants" by Paramahansa Yogananda,
sung and recorded by the Monks Of The Self-Realization Order.

i came to hear the music
Written by: newbury
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
Mickey Newbury's version is on "I Came To Hear The Music" from 1974.

i confess
Written by: Kevin Coyne
Officially released on: Bonnie Prince Billy Performs Songs Of Kevin Loyne 7", Little Lost Blues
Although the credits say Kevin Loyne, this is a Kevin Coyne song, his version is on "Babble" from 1979.
The labelpeople misread Will's handwriting and turned a C into an L.

idea and deed
Written by: Will adapted this from Dick Gaughan's version of "Both Sides The Tweed"
Officially released on: Joya
Dick Gaughan's version of "Both Sides The Tweed" is on his album "Handful Of Earth" from 1981.
Lyrics.

idumea
Written by: Charles Wesley (lyrics)/ Bonnie Prince Billy (music)
Officially released on: Black Ships Ate The Sky by Current 93 (later released as Black Ships Eat The Sky), Will sings and plays banjo and tambura,
Birdsong In The Empire by Current 93, Will plays guitar, Andria Degens plays harmonium.
Other versions of the song on the "Black Ships" album are sung by Marc Almond, Antony, Baby Dee, Clodagh Simonds,
Pantaleimon, David Tibet and Shirley Collins.
Played live in 2005 by Bonnie Prince Billy and Bonnie also appeared on stage with Current 93 in Toronto June 2005.

if i can't have you
Written by: Etta James & Harvey Fuqua
Never officially released
Played live December 2002 with Suki Anderson in Louisville.

if you see her
Written by: Mickey Newbury
Never officially released
Played live in 2005.
Mickey Newbury's version is on "I Came To Hear The Music" from 1974.

ignition
Written by: R. Kelly
Never officially released
Played live May/June 2004.
R. Kelly's version is on his album "Chocolate Factory" from 2003.

i got it bad (and that ain't no good)
Written by: Paul Francis Webster, Duke Ellington 
Never officially released
Played live 22/07/05 on the Lebowskifest Showcase 2005. Nina Simone's version is on the OST of
The Big Lebowski.

i had a good mother and father
Written by: Washington Philips
Officially released on: There Is No-One What Will Take Care Of You
Washington Philips' version is on his album "I Was Born To Preach The Gospel".

i just want to have something to do
Written by: Ramones
Never officially released
Played live June 2001.
The Ramones' version is on "Road To Ruin" from 1978.

i'll be alright
Written by: John Capek, Terry Hannagan
Officially released on: Morning Of The Earth Reimagined, We Love Our Hole/I'll Be Alright 7"
Terry Hannagan's version is on the OST of "Morning Of The Earth" from 1972.

i'll be glad
Written by: Shannon Stevens
Officially released on: Lie Down In The Light
Shannon Stevens' version is on her self-titled album from 2000.

i'll be your lover, too
Written by: Van Morrison
Never officially released
Played live with the Anomoanon June 2002.
Van Morrison's version is on his album "His Band and the Street Choir" from 1970.

(i'll love you) forever and ever
Written by: Buck Owens
Officially released on: Susanna and Bonny Billy sing...
Buck Owens' version is on his album "Roll Out The Red Carpet" from 1966.

i'll see you again
Written by: Roy Harper
Officially released on: Haggard Harper Bonnie 7" 
Roy Harper's version is on his album "Valentine" from 1974.

i'm on my way home again
Written by: Venetia Stevenson
Officially released on: Barely Regal EP
Played live at the encore during the May/June 1997 gigs.
The Everly Brothers version is on "Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers on Warner Brothers, 1960-1969".

i'm still in love with every girl
Written by: Floyd Tillman
Never officially released.
Played live March - June 2009.
Floyd Tillman's version is on his album "The Influence" from 2004. I don't know if this is the first version of the song.

i'm tired of singing my song in las vegas
Written by: Don Everly
Officially released on: Tip The Glass and Feel The Bottle
The Everly Brothers' version is on "Stories We Could Tell" from 1972.

i never thought my love would leave me
Written by: traditional/June Tabor
Officially released on: Tip The Glass and Feel The Bottle
June Tabor's version is on her album "Abyssinians" from 1983.

in my mind
Written by: David Allan Coe
Officially released on: In My Mind 7"
David Allan Coe's version is on his album "Living On The Edge".

inside of you
Written by: Tom Jans
Never officially released
Played live April 2005.
Tom Jans' version is on "The Eyes Of An Only Child" from 1975.

in spite of ourselves
Written by: John Prine
Officially released on: Susanna and Bonny Billy sing...
John Prine's version is on his album "In Spite Of Ourselves" from 1999.

is it the sea
Written by: Inge Thomson
Officially released on: Wilding In The West, Is It The Sea?
First played live with Harem Scarem (where Inge Thomson plays in) april 2006.
Harem Scarem released their version on "Storm In A Teacup" in 2008.

is your love in vain ?
Written by: Bob Dylan
Never officially released
Played live November 2000.
Bob Dylan's version is on his album "Street-Legal" from 1978.

it's all over
Written by: Don Everly
Officially released on: What The Brothers Sang
The Everly Brothers' version is on their album "In Our Image" from 1966.

it's a sin to tell a lie
Written by: Billy Mayhew
Never officially released
Played live 18/02/00, New York, Tonic
Kate Smith recorded the first version of this song in 1936.

i've been a long time leaving
Written by: Roger Miller
Officially released on: Tip The Glass and Feel The Bottle
Roger Miller's version is on his album "Words and Music by Roger Miller" from 1966.

i've seen it all
Written by: bjork/sjon/von trier
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
Bj÷rk's version is a duet with Thom Yorke on "Selmasongs" from 2000.

i will always love you
Written by: Dolly Parton
Never officially released
Played live in Europe 1993.
Dolly Parton's version is from 1974.
Also done by Kenny Rogers, Whitney Houston, Roger Whittaker.

i wonder if i care as much
Written by: Don Everly
Officially released on: "The Mindeater" 10"
The Everly Brothers┤ version is on their album "Roots" from 1968.
Played live early 2007 by Bonnie Prince Billy

jack and diane
Written by: John Cougar Mellencamp
Never officially released
Played live during the short December 1998 tour.
John Cougar's version is on his album "American Fool" from 1982.

john the baptist
Written by: E.C. Ball (1st part) and John Martyn (2nd part)
Officially released on: Bonny 2007 tour 7"
Bonny made one song of the two songs from E.C. Ball and John Martyn.
E.C. Ball's version is on his s/t LP from 1973.
John Martyn's version is on his album "Stormbringer!" from  1970.

john the baptist
Written by: E.C. Ball
Officially released on: Face A Frowning World - An E.C. Ball Memorial Album
Played by the Health & Happiness Family Gospel Band of Louisville, Kentucky.
E.C. Ball's version is on his s/t LP from 1973.

jorge regula
Written by: Adam Green/Kimya Dawson
Officially released on: Will and Sheila Scullin sing the song in the movie The Guatemalan Handshake.
The Moldy Peaches version is on "Moldy Peaches" from 2001.

just to see you smile
Written by: Tim McGraw
Officially released on: More Revery
Played live during the summer 1999 USA tour.
Tim McGraw's version is on his album "Everywhere" from 1997.

just what i was looking for
Written by: Carol King/Gerry Goffin
Officially released on: What The Brothers Sang
The Everly Brothers' version is on a single named "You're Just What I Was Looking For" from 1980.

kaya
Written by: Bob Marley
Never officially released.
Played live 01/02/01, Baltimore, MD, Ottobar.

kentucky
Written by: Karl Davis
Officially released on: What The Brothers Sang
The Everly Brothers' version is on their album "Songs Our Daddy Taught Us" from 1958.

king of sorrow
Written by: Sade Adu, S. Matthewman, A. Hale & P.S. Denman
Never officially released
Played live March/April 2002.
Sade's version is on her album "Lovers Rock" from 2000.

kiss, the
Written by: Judee Sill
Officially released on: No More Workhorse Blues CDS
Judee Sill's version is on her album "Heart Food" from 1973.

kiss me again
Written by: Victor Herbert / Henry Blossom
Officially released on: Among The Gold

kokomo
Written by: Beach Boys
Never officially released
Played live April 2003.
The Beach Boys version is on the OST "Cocktail" from 1989.

last caress
Written by: Misfits
Never officially released.
Played live during the European tour March/April 2001.
The Misfits' version is on their "Beware" EP from 1980.

last of the unnatural acts
Written by: John Phillips
Never officially released.
Played live summer 2001.
John Phillips' version is on the OST "Brewster McCloud (1970 film)" from 2000.

legendary hearts
Written by: Lou Reed
Never officially released
Played live in 2006.
Lou Reed's version is on his album "Legendary Hearts" from 1983.

less of me
Written by: Glen Campbell
Officially released on: Little Lost Blues
Glen Campbell's version is on his album "Burning Bridges" from 1967.

let me call you sweetheart
Written by: Leo Friedman / Beth Slater Whitson
Officially released on: Among The Gold

let me love you
Written by: M. Hadfield, M. Dis Cala, Mikkel S. Eriksen, M.S. Eriksen, S. Smith, S. Furler, T.E. Hermansen
Officially released on: iTunes, Barely Regal EP
Ne-Yo's version is called Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself) and can be found on his album "R.E.D." from 2012.

little boxes
Written by: Malvina Reynolds
Never officially released.
Played live in 2008.
Released on Malvina Reynolds' album "Sings The Truth" from 1967.

little boy blue (I)
Written by: Jimmy Fox
Officially released on: Little Boy Blue 7", Little Lost Blues
First played live 11/12/99 at the Studio Amstel Festival in Amsterdam.
The actual title of the song is "Just Little Boy Blue"
George Jones' version is on his album "Blue and Lonesome" from 1964.

little boy blue (II)
Written by: Joseph Scott & La Charles Harper
Officially released on: Little Boy Blue 7", Little Lost Blues
First played first live 11/12/99 at the Studio Amstel Festival in Amsterdam.
The song was written for Bobby Bland; where Bland sings B-O-B-B-Y, Oldham sings B-O-N-N-Y.
Bobby Bland's version is on "Two Steps From The Blues" from 1961.

love hurts
Written by: Boudleaux Bryant
Never officially released
Played live in 2006.
Also done by The Everly Brothers, Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris, Roy Orbinson.

love in the hot afternoon
Written by: Vince Matthews/Kent Westberry
Officially released on: Is It The Sea? (vinyl), The Adult Swim Singles Program, Dear New Orleans compilation (last two the same but different from Is It The Sea)
Played live in 2006.
Jim Ed Brown's version is on his album "Evening" from 1972. Gene Watson also recorded a version of the song.

love is love
Written by: Lungfish
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Lungfish's version is on their album "Love Is Love" from 2003.

love is pleasing
Written by: traditional
Officially released on: Louisville Is For Lovers 6
This traditional song has probably it's origin in England, Ireland or Scotland.

love's old sweet song
Written by: J.L. Molloy / G. Clifton Bingham
Officially released on: Among The Gold

lovey kravezit
Written by: Greenfield/Keller
Officially released on: Christmas Eve Can Kill You 7"
The Everly Brothers version is on their album "In Our Image" from 1966.

loving you is fun
Written by: Easton Corbin
Officially released on: iTunes, Barely Regal EP
Easton Corbin's version is on his album "All Over The Road" from 2012.

lullaby of spring, the
Written by: Donovan
Officially released on: Pebbles and Ripples
Donovan's version is on "For Little Ones" and on "A Gift From a Flower to a Garden" from 1967.

maa bonny lad
Written by: traditional
Officially released on: Amalgamated Sons Of Rest
Lead vocals by Alasdair Roberts.
Played live in 2006.

memphis, tennessee
Written by: Chuck Berry
Never officially released
Played live April 2005.
Chuck Berry's version is on the b-side of the "Back In The USA" 7" from 1959, as well as on
various Greatest Hits albums.

midnight rider
Written by: Gregg Allman
Never officially released
Played live on 02/09/94 Haarlem, Holland, Patronaat.
The Allman Brothers Band's version is on "Idlewild South" from 1970.

minstrel boy
Written by: Bob Dylan
Never officially released
Played live 15/11/94  Columbus OH, Stache's.
Bob Dylan's version is on "Self Portrait" from 1970.

molly bawn
Written by: traditional
Officially released on: Is It The Sea?
Will also sings along and plays piano and bass on the version Alasdair Roberts recorded for his album "No Earthly Man" from 2005.

movie star
Written by: King Kong
Never officially released
Played live 13/04/99 New York, Anthology Film Archives.
King Kong's version is on their first 7" from 1989.

my donal
Written by: Owen Hand
Officially released on: Amalgamated Sons Of Rest
Lead vocals by Will.
Owen Hand's version is on his album "Something New", also done by Dick Gaughan.

my life
Written by: ochs
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
Phil Ochs' version is on "Rehearsels For Retirement" from 1969.

my only friend
Written by: Chris Knox
Officially released on: Stroke (a benefit album for Chris Knox)
Chris Knox' version is on his album "Beat" from 2000.

my own kind of hat
Written by: Merle Haggard
Never officially released
Played live November 2002.
Merle Haggard's version is on his album "Serving 190 Proof" from 1979.

my pal
Written by: God
Never officially released
Played live in 2006.
God's version is on the "My Pal" 7" from 1988.

new pony
Written by: Bob Dylan
Never officially released
Played live in 1994, 1995 & 1997.
Bob Dylan's version is on "Street-Legal" from 1978.

night of the vampire
Written by: Roky Erickson
Never officially released
Played live on Halloween 2006.
Roky Erickson's version is on an album from 1980 with the Aliens.

no sympathy
Written by: Peter Tosh
Never officially released
Played live 01/02/01, Baltimore, MD, Ottobar.
Peter Tosh's version is on "Legalize It" from 1976.

ohio river boat song
Written by: Will rewrote the words from the traditional "Loch Tay Boat Song"
Officially released on: Ohio River Boat Song 7", Lost Blues And Other Songs.
Also done by A.Krohn & Two Horsemen on their self titled album from 1998 and by The Frames on
their 2002 live album "Breadcrumb Trail". They use Will's lyrics.
Lyrics.

old billy reily
Written by: traditional
This song is used as a basis for the intro of the version of Riding on Lost Blues And Other Songs
It's an old sea shanty played by A.L. Lloyd, Johnny Collins a.o.

old home, the
Written by: Earls
Never officially released
Played live '98 in Italy and at the Liss Ard festival 1999.
Also done by Hank Williams.

omaha
Written by: Don Everly/Slater?
Never officially released
Played live in 2006.
The Everly Brothers version is on their album "The New Album" from 1977.

one day at a time
Written by: Yusuf Islam
Officially released on: iTunes
Yusuf Islam's version is on his album "Another Cup" from 2006.

only a dream
Written by: Harry J. Lincoln / George Graff Jr.
Officially released on: Among The Gold

on my own
Written by: Quix*o*tic
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Quix*o*tic's version is on their album "Mortal Mirror" from 2002.

on the road again
Written by: Willie Nelson
Never officially released
Played live early 2007, sometimes the song run over from Ease Down The Road.
Willie Nelson's version is on the OST album "Honeysuckle Rose" from 1980.

o street
Written by: Liam Hayes
Never officially released
Played live 04/06/95  Burlington, VT, Club Toast.
It is released on the Plush/Liam Hayes album "Bright Penny" from 2009.

pancho
Written by: Dave Hanner
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Don Williams' version is on his album "I Turn The Page" from 1998.

parting glass, the
Written by: Traditional
Never officially released
Played live sometimes during the short European tour January '99.
This is an Irish traditional, also done by the Pogues on their "Honky Tonk Women" CDs.

people living
Written by: Susanna K. Wallumr°d
Officially released on: Stay 7"
Susanna's version is on her album "Sonata Mix Dwarf Cosmos" from 2007.

pine tree, the
Written by: B.E. Wheeler
Never officially released
Played live 11/02/07  London, Shepherds, Bush Empire in duet with Scout Niblett.
Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash' version is on their album "Johnny Cash and his Woman" from 1973.

play, guitar, play
Written by: Conway Twitty
Never officially released, this song was available from the Drag City site as MP3 just before "The Wonder Show of the World" was released.
Conway Twitty's version is on his album "Play, Guitar Play" from 1977.

polestar of my life
Officially released on: Blue Lotus Feet CDs
This cosmic chant is first played live 13/06/98 during a session for VPRO's "De Avonden", broadcast
on Dutch radio 15/10/98.
The translation in English comes from "Cosmic Chants" by Paramahansa Yogananda,
sung and recorded by the Monks Of The Self-Realization Order.

precious lord, take my hand
Written by: Thomas A. Dorsey
Officially released in: New Jerusalem. Ike Evans sings the song with his father in the movie. In the end titles Will plays the song on guitar.
Thomas A. Dorsey wrote the song in 1932.

puff the magic dragon
Written by: Peter Yarrow / Lenny Lipton
Officially released on: Songs For The Young At Heart 7"
Studio notes: 'Puff was the first song for us to get hold of within the album. Even when we were being told off
by the harpist for not writing the song out correctly, it always seemed happy with itself. There was never
anyone else who could sing it for us and when we heard Will's vocal for the first time
(recorded for us in Nashville by Mark Nevers) it was a strange and beautiful moment.'
Songs For The Young At Heart is Stuart A. Staples and David Boulter.
Peter, Paul and Mary's version of the song can found on their album "Moving" from 1963.

rambling fever
Written by: Merle Haggard 
Officially released on: Funtown Comedown
Merle Haggard's version is on his album "Ramblin' Fever" from 1977.

ramblin' gamblin' man
Written by: Bob Seger
Never officially released.
Played live during the summer 1994 tour.
Bob Segers' version is on his album "Ramblin' Gamblin' Man" from 1969.

rancho grande/saludo para la viuda
Written by: Ramos/Urange/Del Moral (rancho grande), Bob Arellano (saludo para la viuda)
Officially released on: Fish & Crabs by Havanarama

risen lord, the
Written by: lyrics D.H. Lawrence (excerpt from the poem with the same name)
Officially released on: Songs Put Together For (The Broken Giant), Black/Rich Music,
Guarapero has a different version.

rocker, the
Written by: Bell, Downey, Lynott
Never officially released.
Played live Played live 29/08/99, Skibbereen, Liss Ard Festival.
Thin Lizzy's version is on "Vagabonds Of The Western World".

same love that made me laugh, the
Written by: Bill Withers
Officially released on: More Revery as "same love that makes me laugh makes me cry".
First played live during the summer 1999 West Coast USA tour.
Bill Withers' version is on his album "+Justments" from 1974.

send in the clowns
Written by: Stephen Sondheim
Officially released on: bonus disc with the Boxhead Ensemble's "The Last Place To Go" 
This song comes from the musical "A Little Night Music".
The first version recorded is from Glynn Johns from 1973, also done by Judy Collins,
Shirley Bassey, Frank Sinatra, Van Morrison and many more. The song is known as one of the last
big Broadway standards.

se˝or
Written by: Bob Dylan
Officially released on: Lay & Love CDs
Bob Dylan's version is named "Se˝or (Tales of Yankee Power)" and is from his album "Street-Legal" from 1978.

silver threads among the gold
Written by: Hart Pease Danks / Eben Eugene Rexfo
Officially released on: Among The Gold

simple man
Written by: Graham Nash
Officially released on: Be Yourself (A Tribute To Graham Nash's Songs For Beginners)
Translated by Bob Arellano into "Hombre Sencillo", sung in Spanish
Graham Nash's version is on his album "Songs For Beginners" from 1971.

skulls
Written by: Misfits
Never officially released.
Played live during the European tour March/April 2001.
The Misfits' version is on "Walk Among Us" from 1982.

someone's sleeping
Written by: John Phillips
Officially released on: More Revery
First played live during the summer 1999 West Coast USA tour.
John Phillips' version is on his album "The Wolfking Of L.A. from 1970"

some say (i got devil)
Written by: Melanie Safka
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Melanie's version is on her album "Gather Me" from 1971.

so sad (to watch good love go bad)
Written by: Don Everly
Never officially released
Played live in 2006.
The Everly Borthers version is on their album "It's Everly Time" from 1960.

soul rebel
Written by: Bob Marley
Never officially released.
Played live 01/02/01, Baltimore, MD, Ottobar.

spotlight
Written by: David Allan Coe
Officially released on: In My Mind 7"
The song is played by the same players as In My Mind, the band is called Rising Shotgun.
Will plays and sings along.
David Allan Coe's version is on his album "Longhaired Redneck".

stairway to heaven
Written by: Page/Plant
Officially released on: Rock The Blockade:2000 Incorruptible by Havanarama
Will plays and sings on this live album.
Led Zeppelin's version is on "Led Zeppelin IV" from 1971.

stay
Written by: Susanna K. Wallumr°d
Officially released on: Stay 7", Wolf Of The Cosmos
Susanna's version is on her album "Sonata Mix Dwarf Cosmos" from 2007.

storms
Written by: Stevie Nicks
Officially released on: Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac and on 7" with Billy F Gibbons on the other side
Fleetwood Mac's version is on their double album "Tusk" from 1979.

strange affair
Written by: Richard Thompson
Officially released on: Songs of Love and Horror
Richard & Linda Thompson's version is on their album "First Light" from 1978.

strange things
Written by: John Holt
Officially released on: More Revery
To find on John Holt's "Greatest Hits" and on some reggae compilations.

strong enough
Written by: Botrell, Macleod, Baerwald, Ricketts, Gilbert, Crow 
Officially released on: split 7" with Microkingdom ft. Samuel T. Herring
Played live 17/04/01 Bordeaux as well as on 26/04/02 East Sussex, Camber Sands Holiday Park, All Tomorrow's Parties
both with the Oxes.
This song is recorded for release probably already in 2001 with the Oxes. Released in December 2012.
Sheryl Crow's version is on her album "Tuesday Night Music Club" from 1993.

sun shines down on me
Written by: Kevin Coyne
Officially released on: Bonnie Prince Billy Performs Songs Of Kevin Loyne 7"
Although the credits say Kevin Loyne, this is a Kevin Coyne song, his version is on "Babble" from 1979.
The labelpeople misread Will's handwriting and turned a C into an L.

sweeter than anything
Written by: PJ Harvey
Officially released on: More Revery
PJ Harvey's version is on the B-side of "A Perfect Day Elise" from 1998.

take care
Written by: Brook Benton
Officially released on: Barely Regal EP
Known as I'll Take Care Of You. There are versions known from Bobby Bland, Mark Lanegan, Drake and many others.

that's my kind of night
Written by: Davidson, DeStefano, Gorley
Officially released on: iTunes, Barely Regal EP
Luke Bryan's version is on "Crash My Party" from 2013.

that's pep!
Written by: Mark Allen Mothersbaugh
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Devo's version is on their album "Freedom Of Choice" from 1980.

there are worse things i could do
Written by: Jim Jacobs, Warren Casey
Officially released on: iTunes, Barely Regal EP
Stockard Channing sings the song the album "Grease" from 1978.

there's something about what happens when we talk
Written by: Lucinda Williams
Officially released on: Louisville Is For Lovers 2003
Lucinda Williams' version is called "Something About What Happens When We Talk" and is released
on her 1992 album "Sweet Old World".

this land is your land
Written by: Woody Guthrie
Officially released on: youtube and this is an interactive documentary to record us all singing Woody Guthrie’s “This Land Is Your Land.”

thunder road
Written by: Bruce Springsteen
Officially released on: The Brave and The Bold
Also played live 29/08/99, Skibbereen, Liss Ard Festival.
Bruce Springsteen's version is on "Born To Run" from 1975.

together, forever
Written by: Syl Johnson
Never officially released.
Played live March - June 2009.
Syl Johnson's version is on the B-side of "Concrete Reservation" single from 1970.

tonight will be fine
Written by: Leonard Cohen
Officially released on: Goat Songs
Leonard Cohen's version is on "Songs From A Room" from 1969.

tribulations
Written by: E.C. Ball
Officially released on: Hummingbird 10"
EC Ball's version can be found on "E.C. Ball and Orna: Through the Years".

turning point, the
Written by: Jimmy Holiday
Never officially released.
Played live March - June 2009.
Jimmy Holiday's version is on his album "Turning Point" single from 1967.

walking the dog
Written by: Everly Brothers
Officially released on: Christmas Eve Can Kill You 7"

want you back
Written by: Kamila Thompson
Kamila Thompson sang backing vocals on the Australian tour early 2006.
The song was played live during that tour.
Kami Thompson's version is on her album "Love Lies" from 2011.

wanderer, the
Written by: Anomoanon
Never officially released
Played live early 2007.
The Anomoanon's version is on their EP "Summer Never Ends" from 1999.

watch with me
Written by: Joe Wise
Officially released on: Methods Of Intimate Plumbing compilation
Will changed the words and titled his version "Do What You Wil Do", with an apologize to Joe Wise.
Played live 09/04/97 in Louisville, Will gives an explanation in the radioshows
of 21/05/96 Charlottesville, WA, WTJU and 06/04/00 VPRO Radio 5, "De Avonden".
Joe Wise's version is on his album "Watch With Me".

way i am, the
Written by: throckmorton/haggard/mekons
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
The song has lyrics from Sonny Throckmorton's "The Way I Am", Merle Haggard's "I Take A Lot Of Pride In What I Am" and the Mekons'
"(Sometimes I Feel Like) Fletcher Christian".
Merle Haggard's version of "The Way I Am" is on his album of the same name from 1980. Merle Haggard's version of "I Take A Lot Of Pride In What I Am"
is on his album "Pride Of What I Am" from 1968. The Mekons song is on their album "So Good It Hurts" from 1988.

we are 138
Written by: Misfits
Never officially released.
Played live 03/06/00 New York, Bowery Ballroom.
The Misfits' version is on their "Beware" EP from 1980.

when thy song flows through me
Officially released on: Blue Lotus Feet CDs
This cosmic chant is first played live 13/06/98 during a session for VPRO's "De Avonden", broadcast
on Dutch radio 15/10/98.
The translation in English comes from "Cosmic Chants" by Paramahansa Yogananda,
sung and recorded by the Monks Of The Self-Realization Order.

where's the playground susie
Written by: Jimmy Webb
Officially released on: Still On The Line: A Tribute to Jimmy Webb
Don't know if Jimmy Webb recorded it himself, but there are many fine versions everywhere.

whiskey and women
Written by: David Allan Coe
Never officially released
Played live October 1997 Paris, Le Peniche and 03/10/98 Los Angeles, CA, Benway.
David Allan Coe's Version is on his album "Human Emotions".

whole lotta love
Written by: Muddy Waters/Led Zeppelin
Never officially released.
Played live December 2000 Get On Jolly tour.
Led Zeppelin's version is on "Led Zeppelin II" from 1969, they ripped it from the Muddy Waters
song "You Need Love" from 1962.

winter lady
Written by: Leonard Cohen
Officially released on: Hope
Leonard Cohen's version is on "The Songs Of Leonard Cohen" from 1966.

world's greatest, the
Written by: kelly
Officially released on: Ask Forgiveness
R. Kelly's version is on the OST for "Ali" from 2001.

would you go with me
Written by: Shawn Camp, John Scott Sherrill
Never officially released.
Played live in 2008.
Released on Josh Turner's album "Your Man" in 2006, Shawn Camp released it on his own album "Fireball" in 2006.

wouldn't it be nice
Written by: Brian Wilson & Tony Asher
Officially released on: Do It Again: A Tribute To Pet Sounds
The Beach Boys version is on "Pet Sounds" from 1966.

yellow submarine
Written by: Lennon/McCartney
Never officially released.
Played live on request of the audience 06/11/01 Reykjavik, Gaukur a Stong.
The Beatles' version is on "Yellow Submarine" from 1969.

you might as well smile
Written by: Jimmy Webb
Officially released on: Tip The Glass and Feel The Bottle
A fine version is on Glenn Campbell's "Reunion: the Songs of Jimmy Webb" from 1974.

you're wondering now
Written by: Clement Seymour
Never officially released
Played live 19/09/94 Frankfurt, Germany, Cooky's.
The Specials have their version on their first self titled album from 1979, also done by Robert Wyatt on
his album "Old Rottenhat".

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