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|1. To Live's To Fly - Guy Clark|
|2. Tower Song - Nanci Griffith|
|3. White Freightliner Blues - Billy Joe Shaver|
|4. Highway Kind - Cowboy Junkies|
|5. Snake Song - Emmylou Harris|
|6. If I Needed You - Ray Benson|
|7. Loretta - John Prine|
|8. Nothin' - Lucinda Williams|
|9. Blue Wind Blew - The Flatlanders|
|10. Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold - Robert Earl Keen|
|11. Two Girls - Steve Earle And The Dukes|
|12. Marie - Willie Nelson|
|13. Pancho & Lefty - Delbert McClinton|
|14. Waitin' 'Round To Die - Pat Haney|
|15. My Proud Mountains - John T. Van Zandt|
He was a great songwriter whose strength was slow mellow tunes.
There is a lovely, rain-like dobro accompaniment to Pat Haney's performance of "Waitin' Round to Die", which is one of Townes Van Zandt's best songs.
It is the most different from the original, but I don't buy these kinds of albums to hear karaoke.
Overall a very good cover for the artist, but not quite as good as I had hoped for. Like others who reviewed this item I also feel like it was done by the right people for the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Tony H.
Poet is one of the best cover albums I've ever heard. Townes was a tortured soul but he was a great Poet no doubt. The Tower song ,Pancho n Lefty, If I Needed You Wow!Published 23 months ago by george stone
Really like this CD, great renditions of Townes music...would totally recommend it;
I didnt give it a 5 star rating as I will always loves Townes Versions.
Townes is indeed a 'Poet' and some wonderful interpretations. Especially love Willie Nelson and Lucinda's voices on their chosen songs. Read morePublished on December 17, 2012 by Carmela Daly
a pretty ordinary compliment of music, did not do Townes any justice.
I would not recommend it to anyone who enjoyed the real music of townes Van Zandt
Diverse tribute to Van Zandt and his rich body of work performed by notable artists ranging from Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris and Guy Clark to Nanci Griffith, John Prine and... Read morePublished on May 24, 2012 by Thomas A. Keables
This new re-issue is Much Improved from the original release.
The sequencing is way better and feels like twice as much music. Read more
Somebody stole mine and I just came back online to get it again and it's out of print and expensive as all get out. OK, it's also worth it, but . . .Published on June 20, 2007 by Boxodreams
If you have listened to TVZ do his own music exclusively, nothing really will ever compare, and this album may never rise to those expectations. Read morePublished on April 10, 2006 by mrs x