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Don't It Drag On

Chris Smither

Initial release : 1972

Poppy PYS-5704

This was the second Chris Smither LP. It includes a version of Friend Of The Devil.

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  • Lonesome Georgia Brown (Smither)
  • Down In The Flood (Dylan)
  • I've Got Mine (Smither)
  • Statesboro Blues (McTell)
  • Another Way To Find You (Smither)
  • No Expectations (Jagger / Richards)
  • Friend Of The Devil (Dawson / Garcia / Hunter)
  • Don't It Drag On (Smither)
  • Every Mother's Son (Smither)
  • Mail Order Mystics (Smither)
  • I Feel The Same (Smither)

  • Chris Smither - acoustic guitar, vocals

  • John Bailey - electric guitar, acoustic guitar, autoharp, tambourine
  • Rod Hicks - bass
  • Eric Kaz - piano, harmonica
  • Ben Keith - dobro, pedal steel
  • Roy Markowitz - drums
  • Stu Schulman - violin
  • Happy Traum - banjo

  • Maria Muldaur - backing vocals (on Down In The Flood)
  • Bonnie Raitt - backing vocals (on Down In The Flood)
  • Kathy Rose - backing vocals (on Down In The Flood)

  • Produced - Michael Cuscuna
  • Arrangers - Michael Cuscuna, Eric Kaz, Paul Geremia
  • Recorded November 30-December 4, 1971 at Bearville Sound Studios, Woodstock
Related releases

Don't Drag It On was later released as part of a two LP on one CD re-release;

The other album included on that two-on-one release was;
  • I'm A Stranger Too!, Chris Smither, 1970, Poppy Records PYS-4013
Another version of Friend Of The Devil performed by Chris Smither can be found on;