Editors’ Notes To mark the 20th anniversary of her remarkable 1996 debut, Revival, Gillian Welch and perennial collaborator Dave Rawlings sifted through their vault. The dusty Americana tracks here are deeply rewarding: There are strikingly tweaked alternate versions of album cuts; raw, revelatory demos that have the faint whiff of unearthed front-porch recordings; and a trove of contemporaneous covers, jams, and other gems. Collectively, they offer insight into Welch’s evolution as a singer, songwriter, and performer, and into her invaluable partnership with Rawlings.

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Orphan Girl (Alternate Version)
1
3:29
 
Annabelle (Alternate Version)
2
3:55
 
Pass You By (Alternate Version)
3
3:55
 
Go on Downtown (Revival Outtake)
4
5:45
 
Red Clay Halo (Revival Outtake)
5
3:24
 
By the Mark (Alternate Mix)
6
3:40
 
Paper Wings (Demo)
7
3:13
 
Georgia Road (Revival Outtake)
8
3:04
 
Tear My Stillhouse Down (Home Demo)
9
3:52
 
Only One and Only (Alternate Version)
10
4:20
 
Orphan Girl (Home Demo)
1
3:28
 
I Don't Want to Go Downtown (Revival Outtake)
2
3:29
 
455 Rocket (Revival Outtake)
3
4:02
 
Barroom Girls (Live Radio)
4
4:10
 
Wichita (Revival Outtake)
5
2:50
 
One More Dollar (Alternate Version)
6
4:33
 
Dry Town (Demo)
7
2:55
 
Paper Wings (Alternate Mix)
8
3:56
 
Riverboat Song (Revival Outtake)
9
3:17
 
Old Time Religion (Revival Outtake)
10
2:06
 
Acony Bell (Demo)
11
3:15
 

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