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Discography

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1. #MR1001 Miles
Contains: Sweet Wyoming Home, The Happy Yodel, Walk Down by the Water, plus 8 more. (Mineral River Records 1975) Available on CD only.

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2. #MR1003 Old Wood and Winter Wine
Contains: The River Affair, Osceola's Last Words, So Sang The River, Annie Drew, The Blue-Eyed Mountain Maid, plus 6 more. (Mineral River Records, 1977)

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3. #MR1005 Sandstone Cathedrals
Contains: Ol' Pen, The Faith Man, Coyote, Sueno, Down the Road, plus 6 more. (Mineral River Records 1983) Available on CD only.

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4. #FSI66, CD-66 Just Play One Tune More
Contains: I Must Be Going Home, Rye Whiskey Joe, The Blackfly Song, Liverpool Light, plus 10 more. (Folk Legacy 1977) Available on newly released and remastered CD.

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5. #FSI70, CD-70 Whistle of the Jay
Contains: The Roseville Fair, River, A Place in the Choir, Jubilee, A Cowboy's Hard Times, plus 8 more. (Folk Legacy 1979) Available on newly released and remastered CD.

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6. #RH25 Bridges
Contains: Bridges, Louisiana Storm, Movin' It Down the Line, plus 8 more. (Extempore Records 1984; re-released on Red House 1989) Available on CD only.

tracks_and_trails 7. #RD1134 Tracks & Trails
Contains: Music to Me, Heart of Stone, Travelin' Shoes, Walker Behind the Wheel, plus 9 more. (Philo-Rounder Records, 1991) Available on CD.

album cover8. #RH53 The Happy Wanderer
Contains: Home on the Range, Little Brown Dog, The Happy Wanderer, First Lullaby, plus 9 more. (Red House Records, 1993) Available on CD only.

album cover9. #RH56 Going to the West
Contains: Child of Mine, Distances and Miles, River, Buffy's Quality Cafe, Crossing the Water, plus 7 more. (Red House Records, 1993) Available on CD only.

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10. #RD11560 The First Million Miles
Contains 18 songs from many of the above recordings. This best of... is a great cross section of the songs of Bill Staines.(Philo-Rounder Records, 1989) Available on CD only.

The First Million Miles, Volume II

11. #RD11580 The First Million Miles, Volume II
Contains 19 songs from many of the above recordings including "Sweet Sunny South", a duet with Jeanie Stahl. Click here for a review of this album.

alaska_suite12. #MR1007 The Alaska Suite
Music for strings and brass composed and performed by Bill Staines. This recording is a 15 piece suite if music in an orchestral setting based on Alaska motifs. This is Bill original tribute to Alaska and its people. Available on CD only.

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13. #RH79 Looking For The Wind
Contains: Every Long Journey, Song for Tingmissartoq, Where Does Love Go, For A Dancer, Only Remembered, Early Morning Rain, plus 6 more. (Red House Records, 1995) Available on CD only.
Here is a review of Looking for the Wind.

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14. #RH111 One More River
Contains: The Riddle Song, Leatherwing Bat, So Sang the River, One More River, Ol' Blue, My Grandfather's Clock, plus 6 more. (Red House Records, 1998) Available on CD only. Here is a review of One More River

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16. #RH139 October's Hill
Contains: Dear Friend, On The Road Again, Virginia's Reel, When I Hear the Music Play, Gold Watch and Chain, plus 6 more. (Red House Records, 2000) Available CD only CD. Here is a review of October's Hill.

rhr176 (5K)17. #RH176 Journey Home
Contains: Rompin' Rovin Days, Stewball, Journey Home, Love Was Easy, Prairie in the Sky, A Rancher Turns 80/The Years, The Pioneer's Hymn, The Philosopher's Song, plus five more. (Red House Records 2004) Available on CD only.

rhr189 (3K)18. #RH189 The Second Million Miles
Contains: Dear Friend, The Philosopher's Song, Four Little Sailors, Louisiana Storm, When I Hear the Music Play plus 12 more. (Red House Records, 2005) Available CD only CD.

Old Dogs19. #RH208 Old Dogs
Contains: Old Dogs, Sweet Wyoming Home, Cotton Pickin (Freight Train/Oh Babe It Ain't No Lie), Mama Lou, plus 9 more. (Red House Records, 2007) Available CD only CD.

Beneath Some Lucky Star20. #RH2260 Beneath Some Lucky Star
Contains: Salt Air, Shady Grove, The Road To Rustico, If I Come To Need An Angel, Lightship, The French Girl, Ceremony, Lord Franklin (Lady Franklin's Lament) , Symphony Of Gold, Along The Road, Above The Silver Sea, A Christmas Lullaby. (Red House Records, 2012) Available CD only CD.

In addition to the above Bill has recorded seven additional albums which are no longer in print:

Bag of Rainbows, Heritage Records, 1966
Somebody Blue, Champlain Records, 1967
Bill Staines, Evolution Records, 1971
Third Time Around, Catfish Records, 1973
Rodeo Rose, Philo Records, 1981
Wild, Wild Heart, Philo Records, 1985
Redbird's Wing, Philo Records, 1988

Bill was also included on Alaczam' 1991 release, A Child's Holiday

Songbooks

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If I Were a Word, Then I'd Be a Song
Folk Legacy Books, 1980, $20 + shipping

book-musictomeMusic to Me
Hal Leonard Books, 1994, $17 plus shipping
book-crittersAll God's Critters
Simon & Schuster, 2009, $17 + shipping
book-tourcropThe Tour: A Life Between the Lines a memoir
Xlibris Books, 2003, $25 + shipping

In addition to the above book, Bill has published three additional songbooks which are no longer in print:
Movin' It Down the Line, Mineral River Books, 1977
All God's Critters Gotta Place in the Choir, Puffin Books, 1989
River, Viking Children's Books, 1993

Prices

All LP's and Cassettes $10.00 USD
All CD's $18.00 USD
Books Priced as indicated above.

Shipping:
Please add $4.00 USD for the first item plus $.50 USD for each additional item to cover the cost of shipping with-in the U.S. For shipping outside the U.S., please send email for a price quote.

All of the numbered recordings and songbooks can be ordered by mailing a check for the full purchase price, plus shipping to Bill Staines, P. O. Box 292, Dover, NH 03821

For your convenience we have placed an order form in PDF format here for you to print and mail to Bill.


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