Leftover Salmon Discography

(release date March 23rd)

The self-titled Leftover Salmon is the band's first studio album where co-founders Drew Emmitt and Vince Herman show off how the beloved Colorado band has evolved since the arrival of banjoist Noam Pikelny, keyboardist Bill McKay, bassist Greg Garrison and drummer Jose Martinez. Recorded at Colorado Sound in Westminster, Colorado in April 2003 and produced by longtime Little Feat keyboardist, Bill Payne.

1) Down in the Hollow
2) Mountain Top
3) Delta Queen
4) Lincoln at Nevada
5) Woody Guthrie
6) Fayetteville Line
7) Everything is Round
8) Whispering Waters
9) Last Days of Autumn
10) Just Keep Walkin'
11) Weary Traveler


Leftover Salmon and alt-rock band Cracker join forces to create 'O CRACKER, WHERE ART THOU?'. Cracker's front man David Lowery and lead guitarist Johnny Hickman join Leftover Salmon in the studio to unveil bluegrass versions of some of Cracker's greatest hits. With Lowey's vocals you'll unmistakably recognize these songs of Cracker while enjoying the sound of Leftover Salmon at the same time.

1) Get Off This
2) Eurotrash Girl
3) Sweet Potato
4) Ms Santa Cruz County
5) Mr Wrong
6) Lonesome Johnny Blues
7) Low
8) Teen Angst
9) How Can I Live Without You
10) Still Waiting For You Girl

'LIVE'  -  2002

Pronounced "Liv," most of this album was recorded in Lesterville, Missouri at Salmonfest in June of 2001, along with a few tracks from the Fillmore in San Francisco and Denver. The album captures the spirit of a festival and features lots of wild banjo by the late Mark Vann. While it is somewhat bittersweet to hear our lost brother play, it brings some comfort to know that his music lives on and can inspire people to "Live" big while we're here on Planet Earth.

1) Let's Give A Party
2) Steam Powered Aereoplane
3) Bill's Boogie
4) Dark Green Thing
5) Out in The Woods
6) Unplug The Telephone
7) Get Me Outta This City
8) Railroad Highway
9) Danger Man


One of the most brilliant compilations of bluegrass, country and rock musicians tied into some of the most beautiful song selections ever. Nashville Sessions excellent production by Randy Scruggs, and the guesting contributions by his father Earl Scruggs and some of Nashville's finest session players, including Bela Fleck, Jerry Douglas, Sam Bush, Sally Van Meter, John Cowan, and Widespread Panic's John Bell along with Leftover Salmon.

1) Midnight Blues
2) Lovin' in My Baby's Eyes
3) Dance on Your Head
4) Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way
5) Five Alive
6) Breakin' Thru
7) Lines Around You Eyes
8) It's Your World
9) On the Other Side
10) Troubled Times
11) Another Way to Turn
12) Up on the Hill Where We Do the Boogie
13) Nobody's Fault But Mine

'EUPHORIA'  -  1997

This was first release on Hollywood Records and the second studio effort from Leftover Salmon. 'Euphoria' was recorded when the bands line up consisted of Vince Herman, Mark Vann, Drew Emmitt, Tye North, and Michael Wooten. Most of these songs are still played in concert today and many of them ore now considered all time classics.

1) Better
2) Highway Song
3) Baby Hold On
4) River's Rising
5) Mama Boulet
6) Funky Mountain Fogdown
7) Cash On The Barrelhead
8) Muddy Water Home
9) Ain't Gonna Work
10) This Is The Time
11) Euphoria

'ASK THE FISH'  -  1995

'Ask the Fish' was recorded live at the Fox Theater in Boulder, Colorado on October 28th and 29th, 1994. With no overdubs or artificial ingredients added, This was the bands second release in their effort to define "Polyethnic Cajun Slamgrass."

1) Carnival Time
2) Bend In The River
3) Ask The Fish
4) Lonesome Road
5) Two Step
6) Rueben's Train
7) When The Levee Breaks
8) Jokester
9) Stay Away Monday
10) Cactus Flower
11) Hot Corn/Cold Corn
12) Come On Home
13) Rocky Road Blues
14) 70's Lick
15) Headbag

'BRIDGES TO BERT'  -  1993

Bridges to Bert is Leftover Salmon's first studio CD and the introduction of "Polyethnic Cajun Slamgrass" Music. This recording blends Cajun, Zydeco, Bluegrass, rock, Jam and more. In the earliest configuration of Leftover Salmon this recording Features Vince Herman, Drew Emmitt, Mark Vann, Joe Jogerst, Rob Galloway, and Michael Wooten. Produced by Charles Sawtelle.

1) BooBoo
2) Going Through The Motions
3) Head Bag
4) Whiskey Before Breakfast
5) Bridges Of Time
6) Nothing But Time
7) Tu N'as Pas Aller
8) Pasta On The Mountain
9) Just Before The Evening
10) Dark Eyes
11) Zombie Jamboree
12) Bosco Stumble
13) Rodeo Geek

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'FREEDOM RIDE'  -  2002

'Freedom Ride' is Drew Emmitt's solo debut. Recorded in Nashville in January 2002 and released on Compass Records, 'Freedom Ride' features Sam Bush, Vassar Clements, Stuart Duncan, Vince Herman, Peter Rowan, Ronnie McCoury, and many more!

1) Freedom Ride
2) Bend In The River
3) Solid Ground
4) Valley Of The Full Moon
5) Paving Eisenhower
6) If You're Ever In Oklahoma
7) Tangled Up In Blue
8) Lonesome Road
9) Rainmaker
10) One Step At A Time
11) Memories Of Mother And Dad


Before there was Leftover Salmon, there was Left Hand String Band, where Mark Vann and Drew Emmitt began a musical adventure together. This CD is rare and beyond expectations of what it was like in the beginning. It's true to the heart and soul of bluegrass.

1) Get Me Outta This City
2) Back Door Romance
3) Just Before The Evening
4) Stop All Your Worrying
5) Dreams
6) Gypsy
7) Time Stands Still
8) Keep Your Mind Open (And Your Mouth Shut)
9) Falling Rock
10) Gold Hill Line
11) Homefires

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