The band relocates to Colorado, and records Uncle Charlie and All the Good Times, “Mr. Bojangles” makes the Top 10 Pop charts. In August 1971 the band ventured to the uncharted wilds of Nashville to record Will the Circle Be Unbroken, the platinum selling 3 record set. Guest stars include Roy Acuff, Maybelle Carter, Junior Huskey, Doc. Watson, and many more. The Roy Acuff duet of “I Saw the Light” hits the country charts, and the album gets two Grammy nominations. The band tours Japan.
- Jeff Hanna – guitars/drums/washboard/vocals
- Jimmie Fadden – drums/guitar/harmonica/vocals
- Les Thompson – bass/guitar/mandolin/vocals
- John McEuen – guitar/fiddle/banjo/mandolin/accordion/vocals
- Jimmy Ibbotson – guitars/keyboards/drums/accordion/vocals