Excerpts from "Out in the Country" written and performed by Greg Brown and featured on the album The Iowa Waltz (1981) used courtesy of Red House Records (ASCAP).
Excerpt from "Mississippi Sounding Calls" performed by Joe Shores, recorded by Herbert Halpert in 1939, featured on the album Negro Work Songs and Calls (1999), used by permission of Joe Shores and the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.
Excerpt from "A Change is Gonna Come" performed by Otis Redding and featured on the album Otis Redding Sings Soul (1965), used courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp. Written by Sam Cooke and published by permission of ABKCO Records (BMI).
Excerpt from "Red & Blazing" written and performed by Abigail Washburn and featured on the album Song of the Traveling Daughter (2005), used courtesy of Nettwerk Productions. Published by permission of AbbyinChina Music (ASCAP).
Excerpts from the following tracks provided courtesy of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings:
Original piano by Lee Blaske.
Original guitar and harmonica by Clint Hoover and Pat Donohue.
Sound effects by Casey Langfelder and Frank Rinella at Skywalker Sound.
Written and produced by Adam Kampe at the National Endowment for the Arts, 2008.
Executive Producer: Dan Stone.