2005 Jerry Douglas – The Best Kept Secret

The Best Kept Secret is the ninth solo album by dobro player Jerry Douglas, released in 2005 (see 2005 in music).

Guest musicians include Alison Krauss, Sam Bush, John Fogerty, Bill Frisell, Béla Fleck and Jeff Coffin.


1  She Makes Me Want To Sing (Derek Jones; Jerry Douglas) 5:53
2  Who\’s Your Uncle? (Jerry Douglas) 3:28
3  Back In Love Again (Zane Grey; Len Ron Hanks) 3:56
4  A Remark You Made (Joe Zawinul) 4:38
5  The Best Kept Secret (Jerry Douglas) 9:30
6  Lil\’ Roro (Jerry Douglas) 5:20
7  Swing Blues No. 1 (Bob Wills) 3:34
8  Snow\’s First Fall (Gabe Witcher) 4:35
9  Ya Ya Etc. (Jerry Douglas) 4:52
10  U R My Flower (Jerry Douglas) 1:13
11  Sir Aly B (Jerry Douglas) 5:03



Acoustic BassDerek Jones
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarJerry Douglas
GuitarKeith Sewell
Acoustic GuitarKeith Sewell
DobroJerry Douglas
Lap SteelJerry Douglas
OrganGabe Witcher
ViolinGabe Witcher
PercussionShannon Forrest

Other Musicians

1 She Makes Me Want To Sing

Slide GuitarDerek Trucks

2 Who\’s Your Uncle?

BanjoBela Fleck
MandolinSam Bush

3 Back In Love Again

BassViktor Krauss
DrumsJim White
WurlitzerJohn Deaderick
VocalsAlison Krauss

5 The Best Kept Secret

SaxJeff Coffin

6 Lil\’ Roro

BassViktor Krauss
GuitarBill Frisell

7 Swing Blues No. 1

GuitarJohn Fogerty
VocalsJohn Fogerty

Liner Notes

Producer – Jerry Douglas
Mastered By – Jim DeMain
Mixed By – Jason Lehning
Recorded By – Avi Kipper, Jason Lehning
Recorded By (Assisted By) – Josh Muncy, Zach Dycus

Art Direction, Design – Michelle Lukianovich
Photography By – Jim Marchese

Record Company – Koch Entertainment Company
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Koch Entertainment LLC
Copyright (c) – Koch Entertainment LLC
Manufactured By – Koch Records
Distributed By – Koch Records
Recorded At – Sound Emporium
Recorded At – The Squirrel Nest
Recorded At – Taylor Made Studios
Recorded At – Cartee Day Studios
Mixed At – The Doghouse
Mastered At – Yes Master