Friday, March 20, 2020

Dar Williams


*19-04-1967 Mount Kisco, NY
By Praguefrank, Thieu Van DeVorst
SESSIONS
1990 unknown - Dar Williams  
001 CROSSING THE FIELD
002 HOW DO I WORK
003 NO MORE TROUBLES
004 NO REVOLUTION HERE
005 CHARLIE FRYE
006 I HAVE NO HISTORY
007 IRELAND
008 TERRARIUM  
Tracks above issued on cassette I Have No History
1991 unknown – Dar Williams (Dar Williams [vcl/gt], Stuart Ferguson [gt], Orrin Star [mandolin], Dam Pearson [bass],  Karen Casey [violin].Producer: Jeannie Deva)
009 ALL MY HEROES ARE DEAD
010 FOR EVERYONE
011 STOP SMOKING
012 MARK ROTHKO SONG
013 CALAMITY JOHN
014 FLINTY KIND OF WOMAN
015 FLINTY KIND OF WOMAN
016 ANTHEM
017 ARRIVAL
018 WHEN IT GETS THAT WAY
Tracks above issued on album All My Heroes Are Dead
1993 unknown, MA – Dar Williams (Dar Williams [vcl/ac gt], Adam Rothberg [gt/ organ/ dobro/accordion/ xylophone/ bass],  Max Cohen [el gt], Craig Eastman [mandolin/ viola/ violin],  Mark Dann [bass/ el gt], Guy DeVito [bass], Rebecca Koehler,  Karen Casey [violin],   Gideon Freudmann [cello], Tom McClung [piano],  Katryna Nields, Nerissa Nields [vcl/chorus], Jaimé Morton [handclapping]. Producer: Adam Rothberg)
019 WHEN I WAS A BOY PCD 003 3112-2  
020 ALLELUIA PCD 003  
021 THE GREAT UNKNOWN PCD 003  
022 WHEN SAL'S BURNED DOWN PCD 003  
023 THE BABYSITTER'S HERE PCD 003 3112-2  
024 YOU'RE AGING WELL PCD 003
025 TRAVELING AGAIN (TRAVELING I) PCD 003  
026 IN LOVE BUT NOT AT PEACE PCD 003  
027 MARK ROTHKO SONG PCD 003  
028 THIS IS NOT THE HOUSE THAT PAIN BUILT PCD 003
029 I LOVE, I LOVE (TRAVELING II) PCD 003
030 FLINTY KIND OF WOMAN PCD 003  
031 ARRIVAL PCD 003
1995 unknown – Dar Williams
032 ALLELUIA CDGPS 204
033 YOU'RE AGEING WELL CDGPS 204
Spring 1995 Acoustic Café, Ann Arbor, MI – Dar Williams
034 WHEN I WAS A BOY (ACOUSTIC) CDGPS 204 CDGPS 207
035 FLINTY KIND OF WOMAN (ACOUSTIC) CDGPS 204
036 THIS WAS POMPEII CDGPS 207
037 TRAVELING AGAIN RTS 718
1995 Sorcer Sound, Spa Studios and Live Wire, New York City– Dar Williams
037 AS COOL AS I AM CDGPS 207 RT 2821 3112-2  
038 FEBRUARY RT 2821  3112-2   
039 IOWA (TRAVELING ILL) RT 2821  
040 THE CHRISTIANS AND THE PAGANS RTS 718 RT 2821  
041 THIS WAS POMPEII RT 2821  
042 THE OCEAN RT 2821  3112-2  
043 FAMILY RT 2821   
044 THE POINTLESS, YET POIGNANT, CRISIS OF A CO-ED RT 2821   
045 THE BLESSINGS RT 2821   
046 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WANTS TO BE WESTERN NEW YORK RT 2821   
047 MORTAL CITY RT 2821   
9 September 1995 Cliff Eberhardt's House, ? – Dar Williams
048 NORA RTS 718
1997 unknown – Dar Williams (Dar Williams [vcl/gt],  Larry Campbell [ac gt/dobro/ steel/ bouzuki], Bill Dillon [gt/vcl],  Jeff Golub [gt], Steven Miller [ac gt], Shane Fontayne [el gt],
Mark Egan [bass/ gt], Lincoln Goines [bass], Shawn Pelton [drums/cymbals/ hi hat], Roger Squitero [conga/ tambourine], Carol Steele [timbales], Glen Velez [tambourine/bodhran/ pandeiro], Erik Friedlander [cello], William Galison [harmonica], Charlie Giordano [accordion], Dee Carstensen, Amy Fairchild, Lorraine Ferro, Justina Golden, Lucy Kaplansky, Katryna Nields, Nerissa Nields, Richard Shindell, Kaz Silver, and Joyce Zymeck [bck vcl]. Producer: Steve Miller)
049 ARE YOU OUT THERE RTS 734 RT 2830 3112-2    [radio edit:] RTS 734
050 PARTY GENERATION RTS 734 RT 2830  
051 IF I WROTE YOU RT 2830 3112-2  
052 WHAT DO YOU HEAR IN THESE SOUNDS RTS 734 RTS 737 RT 2830  [single version:] RTS 737
053 THE END OF THE SUMMER RT 2830  3112-2  
054 TEENAGERS, KICK OUR BUTTS RT 2830  
055 MY FRIENDS RT 2830  
056 BOUGHT AND SOLD RT 2830
057 ROAD BUDDY RT 2830  
058 IT'S A WAR IN THERE RT 2830
059 BETTER THINGS RT 2830  3112-2  
1997 [live] WRSI Studios, Greenfield, MA – Dar Williams
05901 ARE YOU OUT THERE RTS 737
1997 [live] The Pres House, Madison, WI – Dar Williams
05902 THE CHRISTIANS AND THE PAGANS RTS 737
1997 [live] WXPN, Philadelphia, PA – Dar Williams
05903 AS COOL AS I AM RTS 737
1997 unknown – Dar Williams
060 WILDER THAN HER RTS 737
1998 Attic, Chappaqua, NY/ Lanaland, Bolton, MA/ Snowbound, Pawling, NY, The Loft, Bronxville, NY – Cry, Cry, Cry (Richard Shindell [vcl/ac gt], Dar Williams [vcl], Lucy Kaplansky [vcl], Larry Campbell [gt/ac gt/lap steel/ mandolin/fiddle], Cliff Eberhardt [gt], Jon Herington [gt], Chuck Parrish [ac gt], Alan Williams [el gt/ organ/ percussion], Billy Masters [el gt], Michael Rivard [upright bass/ fretless bass], Jeff Hill [upright bass], Doug Plavin/ Jay Bellerose [drums/ percussion], Stephanie Winters [cello])
C01 FALL ON ME  Razor and Tie RE 2840  
C02 COLD MISSOURI WATERS  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C03 SPEAKING WITH THE ANGEL  Razor and Tie RE 2840  
C04 THE KID  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C05 SHADES OF GRAY  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C06 LORD, I HAVE MADE YOU A PLACE IN MY HEART  Razor and Tie RE 2840
C07 BY WAY OF SORROW  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C08 MEMPHIS  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C09 NORTHERN CROSS  Razor and Tie RE 2840
C10 DOWN BY THE RIVER Razor and Tie RE 2840 
C11 I KNOW WHAT KIND OF LOVE THIS IS  Razor and Tie RE 2840
C12 THE BALLAD OF MARY MAGDALEN  Razor and Tie RE 2840 
1998 unknown – Dar Williams
061 STARMAN RTS 779
1999 unknown – Dar Williams
062 PLAY THE GREED  Capricorn CAPCP-2022–
2000 unknown – Dar Williams (Dar Williams [vcl/ac gt],  Billy Masters [el gt], Steuart Smith  [gt/ accordion/ Wurlitzer/ el sitar], Graham Maby [bass gt], Steve Holley [drums],  Doug Plavin [percussion], David Mansfield [violin],  Jane Scarpantoni [cello],  Rob Hyman  [organ])
063 AND A GOD DESCENDED RE 2830
064 AFTER ALL RE 2830 3112-2    
065 WHAT DO YOU LOVE MORE THAN LOVE RE 2830  
066 SPRING STREET RTIEPR 01 RTS 779-F RE 2830 3112-2    
067 WE LEARNED THE SEA RE 2830  
068 I WON'T BE YOUR YOKO ONO RE 2830
069 CALLING THE MOON RE 2830  
070 I HAD NO RIGHT RE 2830
071 IT HAPPENS EVERY DAY RE 2830  
072 ANOTHER MYSTER RE 2830  
073 PLAYING TO THE FIRMAMENT RE 2830  
2000 unknown – Dar Williams
074 I WON'T BE YOUR YOKO ONO RTIEPR 01 RTS 779-F
18 November 2000 [live] Calvin Theatre, Northampton, MA/ 19 November 2000 [live] Orpheum Theatre, Boston, MA/ 21 November 2000 [live] Irving Plaza, New York – Dar Williams (Dar Williams [vcl/gt], Steuart Smith [gt/ keyboard/ vcl], Gail Ann Dorsey [bass gt/vcl], Steve Holley [drums/ percussion/ vcl],  Jeff Kazee [keyboards/accordion/ vcl])
07401 AS COOL AS I AM RTS 779-F  2871-2
07402  IF I WROTE YOU  2871-2   
07403 SPRING STREET  2871-2   
07404 I WON'T BE YOUR YOKO ONO INTRO RTIEPR 01 2871-2 
07405 I WON'T BE YOUR YOKO ONO RTIEPR 01 2871-2 
07406 FEBRUARY  2871-2   
07407 THE OCEAN  2871-2   
07408 BETTER THINGS  2871-2   
07409 IOWA  2871-2 
07410 END OF THE SUMMER  2871-2 
07411 WE LEARNED THE SEA  2871-2   
07412 ARE YOU OUT THERE INTRO  2871-2   
07413 ARE YOU OUT THERE RTS 779  2871-2   
07414 WHEN I WAS A BOY  2871-2 
07415 WHAT DO YOU HEAR IN THESE SOUNDS RTS 779-F  2871-2 
07416 AFTER ALL  2871-2 
07417 THE BABYSITTER'S HERE INTRO  2871-2 
07418 THE BABYSITTER'S HERE  2871-2   
07419 THE CHRISTIANS AND THE PAGANS  2871-2   
2002 unknown – Dar Williams
075 MERCY OF THE FALLEN RTS 779  2886-2  3112-2  
076 FAREWELL TO THE OLD ME  2886-2  
077 I SAW A BIRD FLY AWAY  RTS 779 2886-2  
078 BEAUTY OF THE RAIN  2886-2  3112-2  
079 WORLD'S NOT FALLING APART  2886-2  
080 ONE WHO KNOWS  2886-2   3112-2    
081 CLOSER TO ME  2886-2   3112-2  
082 FISHING IN THE MORNING  2886-2
083 WHISPERING PINES  2886-2  
084 YOUR FIRE YOUR SOUL  2886-2  
085 I HAVE LOST MY DREAMS  2886-2
2005 unknown – Dar Williams
086 TEEN FOR GOD  2944-2  3112-2  
087 I'LL MISS YOU TILL I MEET YOU  2944-2
088 ECHOES  2944-2
089 BLUE LIGHT OF THE FLAME  2944-2  
090 EVERYBODY KNOWS THIS IS NOWHERE  2944-2
091 TWO SIDES OF THE RIVER  2944-2  
092 EMPIRE  2944-2 3112-2  
093 COMFORTABLY NUMB  2944-2  
094 SO CLOSE TO MY HEART  2944-2  
095 BEAUTIFUL ENEMY  2944-2  
096 LIAR  2944-2  
097 YOU RISE AND MEET THE DAY  2944-2  
098 HUDSON  2944-2  
2008 Electric Lady Studios, New York City – Dar Williams
099 IT'S ALRIGHT  2996-2  3112-2  
100 BOOK OF LOVE  2996-2 3112-2  
101 THE EASY WAY  2996-2  3112-2  
102 THE TIDE FALLS AWAY  2996-2
103 BUZZER  2996-2
104 THE BUSINESS OF THINGS  2996-2  
105 YOU ARE EVERYONE  2996-2  
106 GO TO THE WOODS  2996-2  
107 HOLLY TREE  2996-2  
108 TROUBLED TIMES  2996-2  
109 MIDNIGHT RADIO  2996-2  
110 SUMMERDAY  2996-2
2010 Red Wally Music, Beacon, NY – Dar Williams, with Sara and Sean Watkins [-1], Mary Chapin Carpenter [-2], Gary Louris [-3], Motherlode [-4], Patty Larkin [-5]
111 CALLING THE MOON  3112-2  
112 IF I WROTE YOU  3112-2  
113 SPRING STREET  3112-2  
114 I'LL MISS YOU  3112-2  
115 THE CHRISTIANS AND THE PAGANS -1  3112-2  
116 WHAT DO YOU HEAR IN THESE SOUNDS  3112-2  
117 THE ONE WHO KNOW -2  3112-2  
118 THE BABYSITTER'S HERE  3112-2  
119 AS COOL AS I AM  3112-2  
120 YOU RISE AND MEET THE DAY -3  3112-2  
121 IOWA -1-2-3-4 3112-2  
122 WHEN I WAS A BOY -5 3112-2   
2012 Wild Honey Studios, New York City/ Avatar Studios, New York City/ Elm Street Studios, Conshohocken, PA – Dar Williams
123 I AM THE ONE WHO WILL REMEMBER EVERYTHING 83320-2
124 THIS EARTH 83320-2  
125 I HAVE BEEN AROUND THE WORLD 83320-2  
126 LIGHT AND THE SEA 83320-2  
127 YOU WILL RIDE WITH ME TONIGHT 83320-2  
128 CRYSTAL CREEK 83320-2
129 SUMMER CHILD 83320-2  
130 I WILL FREE MYSELF 83320-2  
131 WRITE THIS NUMBER DOWN 83320-2
132 STORM KING 83320-2  
2013 [live-2 shows] City Winery, New York City – Dar Williams
13201 WHEN I WAS A BOY 83636-2  
13202 ALLELUIA 83636-2  
13203 THE GREAT UNKNOWN 83636-2
13204 WHEN SAL'S BURNED DOWN 83636-2  
13205 THE BABYSITTER'S HERE 83636-2
13206 YOU'RE AGING WELL 83636-2  
13207 TRAVELING AGAIN 83636-2  
13208 IN LOVE BUT NOT AT PEACE 83636-2  
13209 MARK ROTHKO SONG 83636-2  
13210 THIS IS NOT THE HOUSE THAT PAIN BUILT 83636-2  
13211 I LOVE, I LOVE (TRAVELING II) 83636-2  
2015 unknown - Dar Williams (+ Jim Lauderdale,  Milk Carton Kids, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Angel Snow,  Jill Sobule,  Richard Thompson. Producer: Brad Wood)
133 SOMETHING TO GET THROUGH DAR 525  
134 FM RADIO DAR 525  
135 EMPTY PLANE DAR 525
136 EMERALD DAR 525
137 SLIPPERY SLOPE DAR 525
138 HERE TONIGHT DAR 525
139 GIRL OF THE WORLD DAR 525
140 MAD RIVER DAR 525  
141 WEIGHT OF THE WORLD DAR 525  
142 JOHNNY APPLESEED DAR 525  
143 NEW YORK IS A HARBOR DAR 525    
20 June 2015 [live] WXN Performance Studio, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA – Dar Williams
14301 SLIPPERY SLOPE
14302 FM RADIO
14303 EMPTY PLANE
14304 MAD RIVER
Tracks above issued on EP Folkadelphia Session 6/26/2015





ALBUMS
Dar Williams no # All My Heroes Are Dead: All My Heroes Are Dead; For Everyone; Stop Smoking; Mark Rothko Song; Calamity John; Flinty Kind Of Woman; Flinty Kind Of Woman; Anthem; Arrival; When It Gets That Way - 91
Burning Field PCD 003 The Honesty Room: When I Was A Boy; Alleluia; The Great Unknown; When Sal's Burned Down; The Babysitter's Here; You're Aging Well; Traveling Again (Traveling I); In Love But Not At Peace; Mark Rothko Song; This Is Not The House That Pain Built; I Love, I Love (Traveling II); Flinty Kind Of Woman; Arrival - 93 (reissued in 1995 on Razor and Tie RT 2816)
Razor and Tie RT 2821-2 Mortal City: As Cool As I Am; February;  Iowa (Traveling Ill); The Christians And The Pagans;  This Was Pompeii; The Ocean; Family;  The Pointless, Yet Poignant, Crisis Of A Co-Ed;  The Blessings;  Southern California Wants To Be Western New York;  Mortal City -  23-01-96
Razor And Tie RT 2830-2 End Of The Summer: Are You Out There; Party Generation; If I Wrote You; What Do You Hear In These Sounds; The End Of The Summer; Teenagers, Kick Our Butts; My Friends; Bought And Sold; Road Buddy; It's A War In There; Better Things – 15-07-97
Razor and Tie RE 2840-2 Cry, Cry, Cry: Fall on Me;  Cold Missouri Waters;  Speaking with the Angel;  The Kid; Shades of Gray; Lord, I Have Made You a Place in My Heart; By Way of Sorrow; Memphis; Northern Cross; Down by the River; I Know What Kind of Love This Is; The Ballad of Mary Magdalen – 13-10-98 Cry, Cry, Cry: Dar Williams, Lucy Kaplansky, Richard Shindell
Razor and Tie RE 2856-2 The Green World: Playing To The Firmament; And A God Descended; After All; What Do You Love More Than Love; Spring Street; We Learned The Sea; I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono; Calling The Moon; I Had No Right; It Happens Every Day; Another Myster – 22-08-00
Razor and Tie 793018 2871-2 Out There Live: As Cool As I Am; If I Wrote You; Spring Street; I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono Intro; I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono; February; The Ocean; Better Things; Iowa; End Of The Summer; We Learned The Sea; Are You Out There Intro; Are You Out There; When I Was A Boy; What Do You Hear In These Sounds; After All; The Babysitter's Here Intro; The Babysitter's Here; The Christians And The Pagans – 25-09-01
Razor and Tie 793018 2886-2 The Beauty Of The Rain: Mercy Of The Fallen; Farewell To The Old Me; I Saw A Bird Fly Away; Beauty Of The Rain; World's Not Falling Apart; One Who Knows; Closer To Me; Fishing In The Morning; Whispering Pines; Your Fire Your Soul; I Have Lost My Dreams – 15-02-03
Razor and Tie 793018 2944-2 My Better Self: Teen For God; I'll Miss You Till I Meet You; Echoes; Blue Light Of The Flame; Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere; Two Sides Of The River; Empire; Comfortably Numb; So Close To My Heart; Beautiful Enemy; Liar; You Rise And Meet The Day; Hudson – 13-09-05
Razor and Tie 793018 2996-2 Promised Land: It's Alright; Book Of Love; The Easy Way; The Tide Falls Away; Buzzer; The Business Of Things; You Are Everyone; Go To The Woods; Holly Tree; Troubled Times; Midnight Radio; Summerday – 09-09-08
Razor and Tie 793018 3112-2 Many Great Companions: [Songs Revisited With Guitar And A Few Friends:] Calling The Moon; If I Wrote You; Spring Street; I'll Miss You; The Christians And The Pagans (Featuring Sara, Sean Watkins); What Do You Hear In These Sounds; The One Who Know (Featuring Mary Chapin Carpenter); The Babysitter's Here; As Cool As I Am; You Rise And Meet The Day (Featuring Gary Louris); Iowa (Featuring Gary Louris, Sara, Sean Watkins, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Motherlode); When I Was A Boy (Featuring Patty Larkin);  [Best Of Dar Williams:] It's Alright; Are You Out There; As Cool As I Am; If I Wrote You; February; Mercy Of The Fallen; Easy Way; One Who Knows; Teen For God; After All; Book Of Love; Beauty Of The Rain; Babysitter's Here; Better Things; Spring Street; Ocean; Closer To Me; Empire; End Of The Summer; When I Was A Boy – 12-10-10 (double)
Razor and Tie 79301-83320-2-6 In The Time Of Gods: I Am The One Who Will Remember Everything; This Earth; I Have Been Around The World; Light And The Sea; You Will Ride With Me Tonight; Crystal Creek; Summer Child; I Will Free Myself; Write This Number Down; Storm King – 17-04-12
Razor and Tie  83636-2 Keeping Me Honest: The Honesty Room 20th Anniversary Concert: When I Was A Boy; Alleluia; The Great Unknown; When Sal's Burned Down; The Babysitter's Here; You're Aging Well; Traveling Again; In Love But Not At Peace; Mark Rothko Song; This Is Not The House That Pain Built; I Love, I Love (Traveling II) – 12-11-14
Dar Williams DAR 525 [LP]/DAR 518 Emerald: Something To Get Through; FM Radio; Empty Plane; Emerald; Slippery Slope; Here Tonight; Girl Of The World; Mad River; Weight Of The World; Johnny Appleseed; New York Is A Harbor  15

EPs
Dar Williams no #  I Have No History: Crossing The Field; How Do I Work; No More Troubles; No Revolution Here; Charlie Frye; I Have No History; Ireland; Terrarium   90 (cassette)
Grapevine Label [UK] CDGPS 204  Alleluia (Four Track E.P.): Alleluia; You're Ageing Well; When I Was A Boy (Acoustic); Flinty Kind Of Woman (Acoustic) – 95
Grapevine [UK] CDGPS 207 As Cool As I Am: As Cool As I Am; When I Was A Boy (Acoustic); This Was Pompeii (Acoustic) - 96
Razor and Tie RTS 718 The Christians And The Pagans: The Christians And The Pagans; Traveling Again (Solo); Nora – 11-96
Razor and Tie RTS 734 Are You Out There: Are You Out There (Radio Version); Are You Out There (Album Version); Party Generation; What Do You Hear In These Sounds– 97
Razor and Tie RTS 737 What Do You Hear In These Sounds: What Do You Hear In These Sounds (Single Version); Are You Out There (live @ WRSI Studios, Greenfield, MA);Wilder Than Her; The Christians And The Pagans (Live @ The Pres House , Madison, WI); As Cool As I Am (Recorded Live @ WXPN – Philadelphia); What Do You Hear In These Sounds (Album Version) - 97
Razor and Tie RTIEPR 01  I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono: I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono; Spring Street; Intro; I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono (Live) - 00
Razor and Tie RTS 779-F The Green World Winter: I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono; Spring Street; As Cool As I Am (Recorded Live In Northampton, MA - 11/18/00); What Do You Hear In These Sounds (Recorded Live In NYC - 11/21/00) -  01
Razor and Tie RTS 779 Dar Williams: I Saw A Bird Fly Away; Mercy Of The Fallen; Are You Out There; Starman - 02
Folkadelphia no # Folkadelphia Session 6/26/2015: Slippery Slope;  FM Radio; Empty Plane; Mad River – 30-06-16


DVDs
Razor And Tie 7930182977-9 Live At Bearsville Theater:  When I Was A Boy; The Ocean; The One Who Knows; The Christians And The Pagans; February; Iowa; The Babysitter's Here; As Cool As I Am; Spring Street; If I Wrote You; Mercy Of The Fallen; Are You Out There; The Beauty Of The Rain; The Easy Way; After All; Ripple; [extras:] As Cool As I Am (music video); What Do You Hear In These Sounds (music video); Behind-the -scenes footage - 07
 



SINGLES
Razor and Tie
RTS 724 The Ocean – 96 (CD)
Capricorn CAPCP-2022 Play The Greed – 99 (CD)
RTS 802 I Saw A Bird Fly Away – 02 (CD)
RTDJ 852-2 Echoes – 05 (CD)
RTDJ 871 The Easy Way – 08 (CD)
79301-81466-2-3 Summer Child – 12 (CD)