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I'm A Stranger Too!/Don't It Drag On

Chris Smither

Initial release : March 1997

Collectables 5838

The first two Chris Smither LPs collected onto a single CD. Includes a version of Friend Of The Devil that was originally included on Don't Drag It On.

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  • A Short While Ago (Smither)
  • A Song For Susan (Smither)
  • I Am A Child (Young)
  • Have You Seen My Baby (Newman)
  • Devil Got Your Man (Smither)
  • Homunculus (Smither)
  • Love You Like A Man (Smither)
  • Lonely Time (Smither)
  • Look Down The Road (Smither)
  • Old Kentucky Home (Turpentine And Dandelion Wine) (Newman)
  • Time To Go Home (Smither)
  • 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)

The musicians on the original LP that included Friend Of The Devil, Don't Drag It On. Were;

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

For the original recording of Don't Drag It On;

  • 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 originally released as a single LP in 1972;

The other album included on this two-on-one release was;
  • I'm A Stranger Too!, Chris Smither, 1971
Another version of Friend Of The Devil performed by Chris Smither can be found on;