(Back Home Again In) Indiana

Composer: James F. Hanley / Ballard MacDonald

Jerry Garcia

info All Good Things: Jerry Garcia Studio Sessions, Jerry Garcia / Jerry Garcia Band, 2004
info Garcia (Compliments of Garcia), 2005 (bonus on exp. CD)

Other recordings

no info Original Dixieland Jazz Band, 1917
info Hillbilly Jazz, Vassar Clements, 1975
info Once in a While, Vassar Clements, 1993

Information about other recordings of this song will be added shortly.


A previously unreleased take from the recording sessions for the 1974 Jerry Garcia solo album, Garcia (Compliments). The Title Back Home In Indiana is used for the Garcia release as well as some others.

Wriiten by Hanley and McDonald in 1917 following their first hit song The Ragtime Volunteers Are Off To War.