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Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill To Appear On Civil War Compilation

Loretta Lynn Divided & UnitedThe fascination that many music fans have with Americana has led to many classic folk songs to be rediscovered by a new audience. This fall, though, ATO Records plan to take listeners even further back into America’s past. The label is set to release Divided & United, a compilation of Civil War-era songs performed by some of the biggest names in music.

Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, and Vince Gill lead a collection of musicians that also includes T Bone Burnett, Old Crow Medicine Show, Lee Ann Womack, Shovels & Rope, Jamey Johnson, Taj Mahal, Chris Thile, Jorma Kaukonen, Sam AmidonCarolina Chocolate Drops, John Doe, and Karen Elson. The compilation was put together by music supervisor Randall Poster, who has worked on the soundtracks to the film Moonrise Kingdom and the television series Boardwalk Empire.

Check out the tracklist for Divided & United below:

Disc 1
1.    Take Your Gun and Go, John – Loretta Lynn
2.    Lorena – Del McCoury
3.    Wildwood Flower – Sam Amidon
4.    Hell’s Broke Loose In Georgia – Bryan Sutton
5.    Two Soldiers – Ricky Skaggs
6.    Marching Through Georgia – Old Crow Medicine Show
7.    Dear Old Flag – Vince Gill
8.    Just Before the Battle, Mother/ Farewell, Mother – Steve Earle and Dirk Powell
9.    The Fall Of Charleston – Shovels & Rope
10.    Tenting on the Old Campground – John Doe
11.    Day Of Liberty – Carolina Chocolate Drops
12.    Richmond Is a Hard Road to Travel – Chris Thile and Michael Daves
13.    Two Brothers – Chris Stapleton
14.    The Faded Coat Of Blue – Norman Blake, Nancy Blake and James Bryan
15.    Listen to the Mockingbird – Stuart Duncan feat. Dolly Parton
16.  Kingdom Come – Pokey Lafarge

Disc 2
1.    Rebel Soldier – Jamey Johnson
2.    The Legend of the Rebel Soldier – Lee Ann Womack
3.    The Mermaid Song – Jorma Kaukonen
4.    Dixie – Karen Elson with Secret Sisters
5.    The Vacant Chair – Ralph Stanley
6.    Hard Times – Chris Hillman
7.    Down By the Riverside – Taj Mahal
8.    Old Folks at Home/ The Girl I Left Behind Me – Noam Pikelny & David Grisman
9.    Secesh – The Tennessee Mafia Jug Band
10.    The Battle of Antietam – T Bone Burnett
11.    Pretty Saro – Ashley Monroe
12.    Aura Lee – Joe Henry
13.    Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier – AA Bondy
14.    When Johnny Comes Marching Home – Angel Snow
15.    Battle Cry of Freedom – Bryan Sutton
16.    Beautiful Dreamer – Cowboy Jack Clement

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