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Songs recorded by Peter Rowan

The following songs have been recorded by Peter Rowan either as a group leader, co-leader or as a guest on albums released by other musicians.

The list is no doubt incomplete but is slowly being expanded. For further information about some of the songs select the 'info' button for that song. Additional song pages will be added when time allows.

For information about Peter Rowan recordings see the Peter Rowan discography

Additions, corrections and comments are welcome

Related discography pages:

Peter Rowan discography
Peter Rowan compositions
Covers of Peter Rowan songs

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Songs recorded by Peter Rowan

info 13 Questions
info 99 Years For One Dark Day

info Abbeville Fair
info Across the Rolling Hills (Padmasambhava)
info African Banjo
info After Dawn
info Ahmed the Beggar Boy
info Ain't Nothin' Like a Family
info Ain't That Just Like You
no info Alabama Bound
info Alfie Finney
info All Around The Watertank
info All In The Way She Moves
info All My Relations
info All On A Rising Day
info All The Good Times Are Past And Gone
info All Winter Long
info Along About Daybreak
info Amanda Always Told Me I'd Shine
info The American Eagle Tragedy
info Ancient Tones
info Angel Band
info Angel Is The Devil
info Angel Island
info Are You Sleeping Daddy Darlin'
info Arise
info As It Is Before
info Ashland Woman
info At the End Of A Long Lonely Day
no info Auld Lang Syne
info Awake Me In The New World
info Awake My Love

no info Baby Let's Play House
no info Bach Violin Concerto In E Major
info The Backroom
info Banks Of The Ohio
info Barefoot Country Road
info Barefoot Nellie
info Batten Down The Hatches
info Before The Next Teardrop Falls
info Before the Streets Were Paved
info Beggar in Blue Jeans
info Behind These Prison Walls of Love
info Ben McCulloch
info Best Of Friends
info Bette Botter
info Billy In The Low Ground
info Black Muddy River
info Blackberry Blossom
info Bloodshot Eyes
no info Blue And Lonesome (Jacobs)
no info Blue Moon of Kentucky
info Blue Mountain (Every Man)
info Blue Mule
info Blue Night
no info Blue Prelude
no info Blue Ridge Mountain Blues (Traditional arr. Rooney)
no info Blue, Blue Day;
info Bluegrass Boy
info Bluegrass Breakdown
info Blues Come Bother Me
info Boat of Love
no info Bonaparte's Retreat
info Born Yesterday
info Break My Heart Again
info Broken Morning
no info Buddies in the Saddle
no info Burning Ground (Morrison)
no info But That's All Right

no info Cabin of Love (Monroe)
info Call It Love
info Calle Music
info Cannon Ball Blues
info Can't Get There from Here
no info Can't You Hear Me Calling
no info Caravan (Ellington)
info Caribbean Woman
info Casey Jones
no info Casey's Last Ride (Kristofferson)
no info Catfish Blues (Traditional)
info Catfish John
no info Chicka-Li-Lee-O
info The Child Bride
no info Childish Love (Louvin)
no info Cielito Lindo
info Close By
info Close Your Eyes And Shut The Door
info Cold Irons Bound
info Cold Rain and Snow
no info Coleraine (Traditional)
info Come All Ye Tender-Hearted Ladies
no info Come Along Jody
info Come and Get It (While It's Not)
info Come Back to Old Santa Fe
info Copperhead Road
info Cotton-Eyed Joe
info Cowboys and Indians
no info Crazy People (Edgar / Monaco)
no info Creepin' Midnight (King/Goffin)
info Cries of Love
no info A Crown He Wore
info Crucial County Breakdown
info The Cuckoo
info Cumberland Blues
no info Cumbia Chiquita

info Dance Of Pulcinella
info Dance with No Shoes
info Dance With The Past
info Dark Hollow
no info Dawn Is A Feeling
info The Dead March
info Deal With the Devil
info Death By Fire
info Deep Elem Blues
info Despair Tire
info The Devil's Right Hand
info Dharma Blues
info Diamond Joe
no info Did I Tell You
info Do Right
info Doc Watson Morning
no info Dog House Blues
info Domestic Blues
info Done Gone Waltz
info Don't Ask Me Why
info Don't Pick the Blossom Before the Flower Grows
info Don't Say Goodbye
info Down in the Swamp
info Down In The Willow Garden
info Down Where The River Bends
no info Down Yonder
no info Downstream
no info Dream Baby
info Dream Of A Home
info Dream Of Heaven
info Dreaming I Love You
info Dreamless
info Dreams of the Sea
info Drifting Too Far From The Shore
info Drop the Bone
no info Dublin Blues (Clark)
info Drumbeats On The Watchtower
info Dust Bowl Children
no info Dusty Miller

info Eagle's Nest (part of the Freedom Trilogy)
info Eighth Of January
info Electric Blanket
no info Espero Tu Regreso
no info Everybody's Talkin'
info Everything That I Am

info Fair and Tender Ladies
info Faith, Love and Devotion
info The Family Demon
info Father, Mother
info Fetch Wood Carry Water
info Fetch Wood Carry Water (Dub Version)
no info The Fiddling of Jaques-Pierre Bordeau
info Fire Dragon
no info Fire on the Mountain
info The First Whippoorwill
info Flint Hill Special
no info The Flood (Stanley)
no info Flute Thing (Kooper)
info Fool Myself Again
no info Footprints In The Snow (Miller / Elliott)
info For Gods, For Kings & For Gold
info Forest for the Trees
info Four Corners
info Free Mexican Airforce
info Freedom Is the Reason
info Freedom State Of Mind (part of the Freedom Trilogy)
info Freedom Trilogy
info Freedom Walkabout
info Freight Train
no info Frog On The Lilly Pad
info From My Mountain

info Get Together
info The Ghosts of Belfast
no info Girl in the Blue Velvet Band
info Give Me Some Money
info Give Ya Good Lovin'
info God's Own Child
info Goin' To The Races
no info Going up on the Mountain (Traditional)
no info Gone Fishin'
no info Gonna Paint the Town;
info Good Old Boys
info Good Woman's Love
info Goodbye
no info Good-Bye
no info Goodbye Old Paint
info Goodbye Old Pal
info A Grain of Sand
info Gramercy
info Great Pretender
info The Green Willow
no info Grey Eagle
no info Guardian Angles (
info Guillermo
no info Gypsy Davey
info The Gypsy King's Farewell

no info Hallelujah I'm Ready
info Hard Hearted
info The Harvest Is Ready
no info He Will Break Your Heart
no info Hello Stranger
info Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
no info Hey, Lonesome
no info High Roller
no info Hills of Roane County
info Hiroshima Mon Amour
info The Hobo Song
info The Holy Wells of Ireland
info Home Is Where The Heart Is
info Home Of The Brave
info Home To You
no info Homesick For Heaven
info Hometown Blues
info Honky Tonk Women
info Hoo Doo Love
info The Hotter She Burns
info How Sweet Thy Song
info Howlin' at the Moon
no info Hummingbird

info I Ain't Broke (But I'm Badly Bent)
no info I Am A Pilgrim
no info I Believed in You, Darling
no info I Can See Clearly
info I Can't Get Mellow
no info I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With You)
info I Don't Want to Live Without Your Love
info I Dreamed of a Home
no info I Live in the Past
no info I Was Left on the Street
info I Wonder Where You Are Tonight
info I'll Be There
no info I'm Going to Leave Old Texas Now
info I'm Gonna Love You (Like There's No Tomorrow)
no info I'm Just a Used to Be
no info I'm Knocking On Your Door
no info I'm Looking Through You
info I'm on My Way Back to the Old Home
no info I'm Waiting For Ships That Never Come In
info I've Fallen in Love
info If I Only Could
no info If It's All the Same to You Ill Be Leaving in the Morning
info If You Cross a Stick
info Illusion's Fool
info In 1999
info In the Pines
no info It Makes No Difference Now
info It's Love
no info It's Mighty Dark to Travel

info Jailer Jailer
info A Jealous Heart and a Worried Mind
info Jerry In The Deep Blue Sea
info Jerry's Breakdown
info Jerusalem Café
info Jesus Made the Wine
no info Jimmie Brown, the Newsboy (Carter / Carter)
info Joaquin Murrieta
no info John O'Dreams
no info Just WOnderin' Why

info Kara Lee
info Katy Hill
info Keepin' it Between the Lines (Old School)
info Kentucky Waltz
info Kissimmee Kid
info Knockin' On Your Door
info Kricket in the Kitchen
info Krídla (Wings)

no info La Poloma
info Land Of The Navajo
no info The Last Thing Thing I Needed, the First Thing This Morning (Farar / Nunn)
no info Last Train (Rowan)
info Leave It Alone
no info The Ledge (Gauthier)
info The Legend
no info Let Me Love You One More Time
no info Let Me Walk Lord by Your Side (Stanley)
info Let the Harvest Go to Seed
no info Let Those Brown Eyes Smile At Me
info Letter from Beyond
info Light At The End Of The World
info The Light in Carter Stanley's Eyes
The Light in Carter Stanley's Eyes
info The Lights of Home
no info Little Darlin' Pal of Mine
no info Little Joe
info Little Maggie
info Little Mother
no info Little Rabbit
no info Little Willy
info Living on the Line
no info Log Cabin in the Lane
no info London Homesick Blues (Home With the Armadillo) (Nunn)
no info London Song
info Lone Pilgrim
info Lonely Lonely Me
no info Lonely's Not the Only Way to Go
info Lonesome Fiddle Blues
info Lonesome L.A. Cowboy
info Long Black Veil
no info Long Time (Rowan/Rowan)
info Long Time A Comin'
no info Long Way to Fall (Gauthier)
no info Lord Hamilton's Yearling (Stecher)
no info Losing All the Years (Kulberg/Roberts)
info Lost
no info Lost and I'll Never Find the Way (Traditional)
info Lost In This Life Without You
info Lost Melody
info Lotus Flower
no info Love Is
info Love Please Come Home
no info The Loveliest Day
no info Lovelight
info Love's Secret Sighs
no info Lovesick Blues
no info Lucerito
no info Lullaby of the Leaves

info Mad Lydia's Waltz
no info Maelstrom
info Makin' It Easy
info Man of Constant Sorrow
info A Man Of Time And Tides
info Mandola Smokabola
no info Mansion On The Hill
no info Man-Woman
no info Marblehead Messenger
info Maria de Las Rosas
info Mary Magdalene
info Masquerade Waltz
info Maui Momma
no info Me And Billy The Kid;
info Me Loving You
info Meadow Green
info Medicine Trail
no info Memories of You (Smith)
info Mercenary Song
info Midnight Highway
info Midnight Moonlight
no info Midnight on the Stormy Deep
info Miss Liberty (Lay My Lonesome Down)
info Mississippi Moon
info Mongolian Swamp/Kings Men
info Monroe's Hornpipe
info Moonshiner
info Mostly Water
info A Moth to a Flame
info A Mountain Man's Dream
no info Mountain Man
info Mr. Time Clock
info Mule Skinner Blues
info Muleskinner Boogie
info My Aloha (Appalachian Mountain Home)
info My Blue Hula Girl
info My Foolish Pride
info My Little Georgia Rose
info My Love Will Never Change
info My Money
info My Savior Is Callin' Me
info Mystery Train, Pt. 2

no info Nashville On My Mind
info Natchez Trace
info New Camptown Races
no info New Freedom Bell (Osborne / Rowan)
info New Horizons
info New Moon Rising
no info New York Town
no info The Night Guard
info The Night Prayer
no info The Nights Never Get Lonely
info Nighttime
info No Desamines Amor (Don't Disappoint Love)
no info No Lonesome Tune
no info No One But My Darlin'
no info No Place Like Home
info No Woman No Cry
info North Coast
info Northern Winds
info Nothin' Personal
info Nothin' Without You
no info Now You've Learned To Love

no info O Freedom
info Oh My Love
no info Oh, Susanna
info Old And In The Way
info Old & In The Way Breakdown
no info The Old Chisholm Trail
no info The Old Grey Mare Came Tearing Out Of The Wilderness
info The Old House (see Old,Old House)
info Old Silver
info Old, Old House
no info Old Woman
info On and On
info On the Blue Horizon
info On The Old Kentucky Shore
info On The Wings Of Horses
info One Way
no info The Only Things I'm Paintin' is the
no info Ooh My Love (Chris Rowan)
info The Open Road
no info Open Up Your Heart
info Opus 57 in G Minor
no info Orange Blossom Medley
info Orange Blossom Special
info Out Where The Hills
info Outlaw Love

info Pack of Fools
no info Pack Up Your Sorrows
info Palo Duro Farewell
info Panama Red
no info Pancho & Lefty (Van Zandt)
info Panther In A Cage (part of the Freedom Trilogy)
info The Passing Years
no info Penitentiary Blues (Big Brazos)
info Perfection
info Pieces on the Ground
info Pig In A Pen
info Pilgrim
no info Plains of Waterloo
info Polecat
no info Prairie Lullaby
info Prayer of a Homeless Wanderer
no info Pretty Fair Maiden In The Garden
info Pretty Little Blanco River Waltz
info Pretty Senorita
info Primavera Dell'amore
info Protestant Preacher
info Pulcinella Sails Away
info Pulling the Devil by the Tail
info Pure White Sail

info Quarter of Eight in the Morning

info Ragged Old Dream
no info Raglan Road (Dawning of the Day) (Kavanagh/Kavanagh)
no info Railroad Town (Burgess)
info Rainmaker
no info Ramblin' Cowboy
info The Raven
no info Rawhide (Monroe)
info Red Rocking Chair
info The Red Sox Are Winning
info The Red, The White And The Blue
info Refugee
info Remember That I Love You
info Rendezvous
no info Reno Blues (Philadelphia Lawyer)
info Restless Grave
info Revelation
info Rhode Island Girl
info Ridin' That Midnight Train
info Riding High in Texas
info Ripple
no info Rise Above The Wreckage
info Rising O' the Bones
no info River of Jordan
no info River of Memory
info River of Stone
info River of Time
no info Rivers of Babylon
no info Roadie's Circles
info Roanoke
info Roast Beef Love
no info Rock Hearts
no info Rockin' At The Rip Van Dam
no info Rocky Mountain High
info Rosalee McFall
info Roving Gambler
info Ruby Ridge
no info Run That By Me One More Time
no info Runways Of The Moon (Roberts / Rowan)
no info Rustler's Moon
no info Rye Whiskey

info Sailing Home
info Sally Goodin'
info Sanctuary
info Sanctuary from the Law
info Santisima Muerte
no info Say, Won't You Be Mine
info Scratch
info See Rock City
info Seeds My Daddy Sowed
no info Seminole Wind
info Shady Grove
info Shaman's Vision
no info The Shankill and the Falls
no info Sheila (Roe)
info Shirt Off My Back
info Shoppin' Feet
no info Since You've Been Gone
no info Sittin' Alone in the Moonlight
info Sitting On Top of the World
info Sky Dancer
no info Sleep With One Eye Open
info Slipstream
info Snow Country Girl
info So Good
no info Soldier's Joy
info Sólo Tus Ojos (Only Your Eyes)
no info Sometimes She Forgets
info Song of Job
info The Song That Made Hank Williams Dance
info Speedway Driver
no info Squeeze Box Man
info Stable Boy Blues
no info The State of Georgia's Mind
info Stealin' My Time
no info Stranger On The Street
no info Strodes Creek
info Sugar Cane
info Sugaree
no info Sunday Silence
info Sunny At Sunrise
no info The Sunny Side of the Mountain (Gregory / McAuliffe)
info Sweet Melinda
no info Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong
no info Sword of Faith/Soldier of the Cross

info T For Texas
info Take It as It Comes
no info Take Me Back to the Range
info Take My Ashes
info Tali Lama
no info Talk About Suffering
no info Talking Bluegrass (Logan) / Black Mountain Juice
info Tecumseh Valley
no info Tennessee Blues
no info Tennessee Road
no info Texas Rangers
info Texican Badman
info That High Lonesome Sound
no info That's All Right (Inman)
info That's All She Wrote
info That's Alright (Long Time)
info Think of What You've Done
info Thirsty In The Rain
no info This House Ain't No Home.
no info Three Fellas
info Thunder on the Mountain
info 'Til the End of the World Rolls Around
info Timberline Mine
info Time And Again
no info Time Old Faithful Friend of Mine
info Tin Roof Shack
no info A Tiny Broken Heart
info Tired Hands
info To Care At All
no info To Live Is to Fly (Van Zandt)
info Tom Ames' Prayer
no info Too Late to Cry
no info Toy Heart (Monroe)
info Trail of Tears
no info Trail to Mexico
no info Train On The Island
no info Travelin'
info Tree of Leaf and Fire
info Tree on a Hill
no info Trespasses
no info Tribulations
no info The True and Trembling Brakeman
info True Love to Last
info Tryin' to Get to Heaven
no info Trying to Hold On
info Tsuki-Chan
no info Tuck Away My Lonesome Blues
info Tumbleweed
info Turkey In The Straw
info Turn the Other Cheek
no info Twenty-Four Hours From Tulsa
info Two Little Boys
info Two Ships In The Night

no info Un Mujado Sin Lisencia
info Uncle Jimmy
info Uncle Pen
info Undying Love
no info Unforgiven
info Up and Around the Bend

info A Vacant Sea
info Vampire
no info Vassar's Fiddle Rag (Clements)
info Vegan in the Woods
info Veil Of Deja Blue
info Veteran's Day
info Victim To The Tomb
no info A Vision of Mother
no info Viva Seguin
no info Volver, Volver
info Vulture Peak
info Vulture Peak (Form and Emptiness) (Rowan)

info Waiting For Elijah
no info Walk Through the Fire (Gauthier)
info Walls Of Time
info The Waltz Of Waikiki
no info The Warrior
info Watching The River Flow
no info Watermelon Hanging on the Vine
no info The Way I Love Her
info Wayside Tavern
info We Are Your Children Too
no info We Live In Two Different Worlds
no info Wedding Day
info Weep Not for the Dead
info What I Like About Texas
info What of Alicia
no info What We've Got In Common
no info The Wheel
info The Wheel of Fortune
no info When I Was a Cowboy
info When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
info When The Golden Leaves Begin To Fall
no info When the Night Comes (Johnson)
no info When The Springtime Comes Again
no info When Will We Be Married
no info When You and I Were Young, Maggie
no info When You Are Lonely
info When You Were Full Of Wonder
info Where Angels Weep
info Where You Are Tonight
info Whether the Weather
info While the Ocean Roars
no info Whiskey Olde Whiskey
info White Dove
no info Whitehouse Blues
info Whitewater
info Who Will Live?
info Wicked Path of Sin
no info Wild Bill Jones
info Wild Geese Cry Again
info Wild Horses
info Wild Mustang
info Will Work for Food
no info Will You Miss Me
info Willin'
info The Willow Garden
info Wings of Horses
info A Winning Hand
no info Winterhawk
info Wisdom Woman
no info With Body and Soul
info A Woman in Love
no info Won't It Be Wonderful There? (Traditional)
info Working On The Building

no info Ya Ba Da Ba
no info Y'all Come
no info You Know The Rest
info You Taught Me How to Lose
info You Were There For Me
info You'll Find Her Name Written There
no info You're Mine
no info You're The Reason

Note that Peter Rowan plays on some, or all, of the tracks on the following albums. The exact tracks have not yet been identified and are not therefore included in the list above.
  • My Hero Gene Autry: A Tribute, Don Edwards
  • Freedom Ride, Drew Emmitt
  • Saddle The Wind, Janie Frickie
  • Alone, Greg Garing
  • Twilight, Caroline Herring
  • Frontejas, Tish Hinojosa
  • Constant Emotion, Kate MacLeod
  • Piece Of Cake, Lubos Malina
  • Blossoms in the Snow, Radhika Miller
  • Home with the Armadillo: Live at Austin City Limits, Gary P. Nunn
  • Big Red Sun, Mollie O'Brien
  • Couchville Sessions Darrell Scott
  • 22nd Welcome Home Jams, MerleFest April 24, 2009, Various Artists

Last updated December 2023