Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Will The Circle Be Unbroken Vol. III

Thirty-six years after recording "Will The Circle Be Unbroken," the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s third release in this series of traditional country and roots music has been nominated for two Grammy awards. As vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Jimmy Ibbotson explains, the CDs celebrate the music and spirit of the Carter Family – where you don’t have to be a saint to sing about heaven.
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Vol. III
Released: 10/1/2002
Genre: Americana
All Nitty Gritty Dirt Band profiles…
Circle, Vol. III
The third recording in the "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" series continues to celebrate the spirit of the Carter Family’s music.
"The Lowlands"
Jimmy Ibbotson explains "this thing about Circle records and keeping the family together."
Iris Dement
Ibbotson says Iris DeMent’s voice reminds him of the young Sara Carter.
Jimmy Martin
Ibottson says this incredible musician and curmudgeon might just be his musical father.
"I Find Jesus"
Ibottson tells the true and amazing story of his traditional-sounding song.
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