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Box of Rain - acoustic

 

 

Box of Rain

 

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Music by Phil Lesh, lyrics by Robert Hunter. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

When You Say Nothing At All

 

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Written by Paul Overstreet and Don Schlitz. Vocals, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton. Click here for a really good version of this song by Ronan Keating.

Boom Boom Mancini

 

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Written by Warren Zevon. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Reconsider Me

 

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Written by Warren Zevon. Vocals, acoustic 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Wooden Ships

 

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Written by Paul Kantner, Stephen Stills, and David Crosby. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Strange Waters

 

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By Bruce Cockburn. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

The Wheel

 

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Lyrics by Robert Hunter, Music by Jerry Garcia and Bill Kreutzmann. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

World Away

 

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Written by Pete and Maura Kennedy and Julian Dawson. Vocals, electric 12-string guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Quien Será

 

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Written by Pablo Beltrán Ruiz. Vocals, electric 12-string guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

All My Tears

 

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Written by Julie Miller. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Sweet Baby James

 

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Written by James Taylor. Vocal, acoustic 12-string guitar, and mandolin by Bob Broughton. Click here for a really good version of this song.

Mister Tambourine Man

 

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Written by Bob Dylan. Vocal, acoustic 12-string guitar, and mandolin by Bob Broughton.

Tennessee Flat Top Box

 

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Written by Johnny Cash. Vocal, acoustic 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Mama Tried

 

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Written by Merle Haggard. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

The End of the Innocence

 

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Written by Bruce Hornsby and Don Henley. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming

 

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Traditional. Mandolin by Bob Broughton. This was a favourite tune of my grandfather, Henry Joseph Broughton (1882-1969). Although this tune originated in Germany (originally published in 1599), it is popular in Norway, our ancestral homeland, to this day.

You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling

 

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Written by Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, and Phil Spector. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Engler i Sneen/Angels in the Snow

 

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Music by Jonas Fjeld, Norwegian lyrics by Ole Paus, English lyrics by Bob Broughton and Eric Andersen. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

A Hard Rain's a Gonna Fall

 

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By Bob Dylan. Vocal, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

In My Life

 

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By John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Big Iron

 

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Written by Marty Robbins. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, bass, and mandolin by Bob Broughton.

Wake Up Little Susie

 

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By Felice and Boudleaux Bryant. Vocal, acoustic 12-string guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Solitary Man

 

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By Neil Diamond. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Henry

 

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By John Dawson. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Ballad of a Thin Man

 

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By Bob Dylan. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

(Is Anybody Goin' to) San Antone

 

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By Glenn Martin and Dave Kirby. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Glendale Train

 

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By John Dawson. Vocals, acoustic 12-string guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

My Back Pages

 

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By Bob Dylan. Vocals, electric 12-string guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Heart and Soul

 

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Music by Hoagy Carmichael, lyrics by Frank Loesser. Vocal, electric 12-string guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton. You didn't know that this song had lyrics, did you? And, the chord progression in the original is C-Am-Dm-G, not C-Am-F-G.

Truck Stop Girl

 

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By Lowell George and Bill Payne. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Arráncame la Vida

 

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By Agustín Lara. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Bird Song

 

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Lyrics by Robert Hunter, music by Jerry Garcia. Vocals, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton. This song is about Janis Joplin.

Going Home

 

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By Mark Knopfler. 12-string electric guitar and bass by Bob Broughton. This is the theme music for the excellent film Local Hero.

Pretzel Logic

 

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By Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. vocal, 12-string electric guitar and bass by Bob Broughton. No, I don't know where he got those shoes, either.

I'm Not Gonna Let It Bother Me Tonight

 

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By Buddy Buie, Robert Nix, and Dean Daughtry. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar and bass by Bob Broughton. Originally recorded by the underrated 1970's band Atlanta Rhythm Section.

Old Man

 

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Written by Neil Young. Vocals, 12-string acoustic guitar, mandolin and bass by Bob Broughton.

Turn, Turn, Turn

 

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Music and adaptation by Pete Seeger, words from the Book of Ecclesiastes. Vocals, 12-string electric guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

King of the Hill

 

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Written by Roger McGuinn and Tom Petty. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton. This song is about John Phillips.

What the World Needs Now is Love

 

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Lyrics by Hal David, Music by Burt Bacharach. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Somewhere

 

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Music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, and bass by Bob Broughton.

People See Through You

 

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By Bruce Cockburn. Vocal, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Today

 

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By Marty Balin and Paul Kantner. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner

 

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By Warren Zevon and David Lindell. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Lawyers, Guns and Money

 

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By Warren Zevon. Vocal, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Fascist Architecture

 

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By Bruce Cockburn. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Cassidy

 

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Music by Bob Weir, words by John Barlow. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Jack Straw

 

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Music by Bob Weir, words by Robert Hunter. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Tokyo

 

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Written by Bruce Cockburn. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Red Red Wine

 

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Written by Neil Diamond. Vocal, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

The Devil's Right Hand

 

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Written by Steve Earle. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Behind Blue Eyes

 

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Written by Pete Townshend. Vocals, 12-string electric guitar, mandolin, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Here Without You

 

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Written by Gene Clark. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars, and bass by Bob Broughton.

Speedway at Nazareth

 

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Written by Mark Knopfler. Vocals, 12-string electric and acoustic guitars and bass by Bob Broughton. The song is about IndyCar and Formula One race car driver Stefan Johansson.

My Old School

 

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Written by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars and bass by Bob Broughton.

Across the River

 

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Written by Bruce and Jonathan Hornsby. Vocals, 12-string electric guitars and bass by Bob Broughton.