In addition to appearences on a number of recordings with other artists, J.D. is best known for two highly regarded series of albums: those since the 1970s featuring his band The New South, and the series of Bluegrass Albums issued by Rounder Records.
MARTY ROSEN and JEFFREY LEE PUCKETT October 6, 2003 The Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.)
The albums listed below are believed to be currently available. (For more information, please consult Rounder Records, or your usual retailer.)
(Pressing ctrl and f and searching the page for the three letter album code should enable you to identify the tracks on each album)
New South albums
Bluegrass Album Band
Track title Album code (I'm So) Afraid of Losing You Again COD Along About Daybreak BA5 Are You Lost in Sin MCH Back to the Bar-rooms COD Back to the Cross BA2 Ballad Of Jed Clampett LIJ Bear Tracks BJK Belleville, Georgia SAH Big Black Train BA5 Big Spike Hammer BA3 Blackjack BJK Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain LIJ Blue Ridge Cabin Home BA1 Born to Be With You BJK Bouquet in Heaven FBK Bouquet in Heaven BJK Brown County Breakdown BA6 Careless Love COD Chalk Up Another One BA1 Cheyenne BA4 Come Back Darlin' BA3 Come Back Sweetheart COD Come on Down to My World BEV Come on Down to My World COD Cora Is Gone BA4 Cryin' Holy JDC Devil in Disguise BEV Devil in Disguise BA3 Don't Give Your Heart To A Rambler LIJ Don't This Road Look Rough and Rocky BA2 Down The Road BA3 Ever-Changing Woman FBK Foggy Mountain Breakdown LIJ Foggy Mountain Chimes BA6 Foggy Mountain Rock BA5 For Lovin' Me BEV God's Own Singer BEV God's Own Singer SAH Goin' Up MCH Gonna Settle Down BA1 Grandpa's Shoes COD Ground Speed BA6 Head Over Heels BA4 Helplessly Hoping SAH Hey Lonesome BA3 Home Sweet Home BA6 Home Sweet Home (Revisited) JDC How Come You Do Me (Like You Do, Do, Do) BEV A Hundred Years From Now BA3 I Believe in You Darling BA1 I Don't Know COD I'd Rather Be Alone BA3 If I Could Go Back Home Again FBK I'll Just Pretend FBK I'll Never Shed Another Tear BA2 I'll Stay Around BJK I'll Talk It All over With Him MCH I'm Goin' That Way COD I Might Take You Back Again BA4 I'm Waiting to Hear You Call Me Darlin' BA3 I'm Walkin' JDC I'm Walkin' LIJ I Shall Be at Home With Jesus MCH Is It Too Late Now BA2 It's Me Again Lord MCH J's Tune COD Journey's End MCH Just When I Needed You BA2 Lady MHA Leaves That Are Green BEV Letter From My Darlin' BA3 Let the Spirit Descend MCH Lonesome Moonlight Waltz BA6 Lonesome Wind Blues BA4 Long Journey Home FBK Look for Me MCH The Martha White Theme LIJ Memphis Mandolin LIJ Miner's Lady SAH Misty Morning BA6 Model Church MCH Model Church BA1 Molly & Tenbrooks BA1 Monroe's Hornpipe BA6 Mr. Engineer FBK My Blue Eyes You Left in Tennessee COD My Heart Talks to Me BEV My Home Ain't In the Hall of Fame MHA My Home's Across the Blue Ridge MountainsBA5 My Window Faces South LIJ My Window Faces the South MHA Nashville Blues JDC Nashville Skyline Rag FBK Nobody Loves Me BA4 No Mother or Dad MCH North Country Waltz BA6 Ocean of Diamonds BA2 Oh Heaven MCH Old Home Place JDC The Old Home Town BA4 One Tear BA2 On My Way Back to the Old Home BA1 On the Old Kentucky Shore BA5 Out in The Cold World BA5 Pain In My Heart BA1 Please Search Your Heart BJK Please Search Your Heart BA3 Portrait of the Blues BJK Preaching Praying Singing BA5 Railroad Lady MHA Railroad Lady LIJ Ramblin' Boy BJK Red Rocking Chair LIJ Ride the Train SAH River Of Death BA1 Roanoke BA6 Rock Hearts BA5 Rock, Salt and Nails JDC Rose Colored Glasses LIJ Runaround SAH Sally Goodin' JDC Say You Lied SAH She's Gone, Gone, Gone MHA She's Gone, Gone, Gone LIJ Showboat Gambler MHA Shuckin' The Corn LIJ Sin City MHA Sin City BJK Sittin' Alone In The Moonlight BA2 Sledd Ridin' FBK So Afraid of Losing You Again BJK So Happy I'll Be BA2 Somehow Tonight BJK Somehow Tonight BA4 Some Old Day JDC Someone Took My Place With You BA5 (I'll Be Your) Stepping Stone MHA Still Loves This Man FBK Stoney Lonesome BA6 Stony Mountain Twist SAH Sugar Coated Love SAH Sugar Coated Love LIJ Summer Wages JDC Sweet Sunny South BA5 Take Me in the Lifeboat BA2 Talk It All Over With Him BA4 Tall Timber BA6 Ten Degrees (Getting Colder) JDC Ten Degrees and Getting Colder BEV Tennessee Blues MHA There'll Be No Blind Ones There BJK Thinking About You BA5 'Til My Dying Day FBK Toy Heart BA1 Unfaithful One BA3 Waiting for You FBK Wall Around Your Heart BA3 We Can't Be Darlings Anymore BA1 We May Meet Again Someday BA2 Wheel Hoss BA6 When the Angels Carry Me Home FBK When You Are Lonely BA4 White Freight Liner Blues COD Will You Be Lonesome Too? MHA You Are What I Am JDC You Can Have Her BEV You Can Share My Blanket BEV You Didn't Say Goodbye COD You're No Longer Mine SAH Your Love is Like a Flower BA2
MCH = Doyle Lawson, guitar, vocals J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Larry Rice, mandolin, vocals Bobby Slone, bass BEV = Tony Rice, guitar, vocals J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Larry Rice, mandolin, vocals JDC = J.D. Crowe, banjo, guitar, vocals Tony Rice, guitar, vocals Bobby Slone, bass Jerry Douglas, dobro Ricky Skaggs, mandolin, fiddle, viola, vocals MHA = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Keith Whitley, guitar, vocals Jimmy Gaudreau, mandolin, vocals Bobby Slone, fiddle Steve Bryant, electric bass Doug Jernigan, steel guitar, dobro Jimmy Ashby, drums LIJ = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Keith Whitley, guitar, vocals Jimmy Gaudreau, mandolin, vocals Bobby Slone, fiddle Steve Bryant, electric bass SAH = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Tony King, guitar, vocals Wendy Miller, vocals Sam Bush, mandolin Randy Hayes, vocals, drums, bass Steve Bryant, electric bass Bobby Slone, fiddle Jerry Douglas, dobro BJK = Doyle Lawson, guitar, vocals J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Larry Rice, mandolin, vocals Bobby Slone, bass FBK = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Richard Bennett, guitar, vocals Don Rigsby, mandolin, vocals Curt Chapman, bass Phil Leadbetter, dobro Randy Howard, fiddle COD = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocals Dwight McCall, mandolin, vocals Phil Leadbetter, resonator guitar Greg Luck, guitar, vocals Rickey Wasson, guitar Curt Chapman, bass Glen Duncan, fiddle Buddy Spicher, fiddle BA1 = J.D. Crowe, banjo, vocal Tony Rice, guitar, vocals Doyle Lawson, mandolin, vocal Bobby Hicks, fiddle, vocal Todd Phillips, bass BA2 = (as above) BA3 = (as above, with Jerry Douglas, dobro) BA4 = (as BA1) BA5 = Tony Rice, guitar, vocals Doyle Lawson, mandolin, vocals J.D. Crowe, banjo, guitar, vocals Jerry Douglas, dobro Vassar Clements, fiddle Mark Shatz, acoustic bass BA6 = Tony Rice, guitar J.D. Crowe, banjo Doyle Lawson, mandolin Bobby Hicks, fiddle Todd Phillips, bass Jerry Douglas, Dobro Vassar Clements, fiddle.