Gillian Welch announces Boots No 1: The Official Revival Bootleg

Boots No 1 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Welch's Revival album

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Gillian Welch will release Boots No 1: The Official Revival Bootleg on November 25 on the Acony label.

Boots No 1 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Welch’s Revival album and has been curated and produced by Gillian Welch and David Rawlings – alongside archivist Glen Chausse – to mine selections from their extensive vault of analog tape recordings.

The two-disc set will feature 8 previously unreleased songs, and include 21 outtakes, alternate versions, and demos from the making of the album such as the earliest home demo of “Orphan Girl” which was recorded on a four track and the rarity “Georgia Road”, a song that was only performed live once.


The album will be available on CD and digitally and is available for pre order here.

The tracklisting for Boots No 1 is:

Disc One
Orphan Girl (Alternate Version)
Annabelle (Alternate Version)
Pass You By (Alternate Version)
Go On Downtown (Revival Outtake) *
Red Clay Halo (Revival Outtake)
By The Mark (Alternate Mix)
Paper Wings (Demo)
Georgia Road (Revival Outtake) *
Tear My Stillhouse Down (Home Demo)
Only One and Only (Alternate Version)


Disc Two
Orphan Girl (Home Demo)
I Don’t Want to Go Downtown (Revival Outtake) *
455 Rocket (Revival Outtake) *
Barroom Girls (Live Radio)
Wichita (Revival Outtake) *
One More Dollar (Alternate Version)
Dry Town (Demo) *
Paper Wings (Alternate Mix)
Riverboat Song (Revival Outtake) *
Old Time Religion (Revival Outtake) *
Acony Bell (Demo)

*previously unreleased

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