A spirited mix of songs about fishing and rivers performed in various styles by some of the planet's best acoustic musicians including; Tim O'Brien, Mike Dowling, Mollie O'Brien, Billy Novick, David Grier, Matt Flinner, Ben Winship, David Thompson, Rob Ickes and more. Classics from Ellington, Taj Mahal and Hoagy Carmichael are mixed with some fresh originals and a few Celtic treasures. From the solid swing of Django's Fly Fishing to the understated funk of Fish Ain't Bitin', the Celtic wistfullness of Ocean of Dreams to the cool jazz of Reflections off the Water, this disc has something for everyone.

Produced by Ben Winship and David Thompson

Victor, Idaho and Bozeman, Montana

1. The Important Part of Fishing

2. Fish Ain't Bitin

3. Lazy River

4. Up Stream

5. Fly Fishing

6. Deep River Blues

7. Fishing Blues

8. Fisherman's Reel

9. The Fishin' Hole (Andy Griffith theme)

10. Reflections off the Water

11. Madison Brown

12. Ocean of Dreams

13. Banks of Moorlough Shore

14. Celtic Fishing Set

15. I'm Gonna Go Fishin'

A spirited mix of songs about fishing and rivers