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The following are songs The Avett Brothers cover either frequently live in concert or for public release.

Songs released for sale

Live at the Double Door Inn [2002]

Live at the Double Door Inn
  • "Diamond Joe" (Traditional cover)
  • "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" (Habershon/Gabriel cover)
  • "I'll Fly Away" (Albert E. Brumley cover)
  • "Gamblin' Man" (Lonnie Donegan cover)
  • "Cripple Creek" (Traditional cover)

Mignonette [2004]

Live, Vol. 2 [2005]

  • "Wanted Man" (Johnny Cash cover)
  • "Old Joe Clark" (Traditional cover)

Jim Avett and Family [2008]

Jim Avett and Family
  • "It's Me" (Traditional cover)
  • "Little White Church" (Dr. William S. Pitts cover)
  • "Learning to Lean" (John Stallings cover)
  • "Keep on the Sunny Side" (Ada Blenkhorn and J. Howard Entwisle over)
  • "Shall We Gather at the River" (Robert Lowry cover)
  • "Lord Build me a Cabin" (Curtis Stewart cover)
  • "Down by the Riverside" (Traditional cover)
  • "Stand By Me" (Charles A. Tindley cover)

Broken Hearts & Dirty Windows: The Song of John Prine [2010]

  • "Spanish Pipedream" (John Prine cover)

Sweetheart : Our Favorite Artists Sing Their Favorite Love Songs [2010]

  • "I Love" (Tom T. Hall cover)

My Favorite Gifts [2011]

  • "I Thank God" (Sam Cooke cover)

Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan [2012]

  • "One Too Many Mornings" (featuring Johnny Cash) (Bob Dylan cover)

Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith [2015]

See Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith for complete track listing.

Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys [2015]

  • "The Girl I Left Behind Me" (with Asleep at the Wheel) (Bob Willis cover)

Live, Vol. Four [2016]

  • "Auld Lang Syne" (Traditional cover)
  • "The Boys are Back in Town" (Thin Lizzy cover)
  • "Happy Trails" (Roy Rogers cover)

Cover Stories [2017]

  • "Have You Ever" (Brandi Carlile cover)

Music from The American Epic Sessions [2017]

  • "Closer Walk with Thee" (Traditional cover)
  • "Jordan am a Hard Road to Travel" (Traditional cover)

Songs frequently covered live

  • "Wanted Man" (Doc Watson cover)
  • "Just a Closer Walk with Thee" (Traditional cover)
  • "The Prettiest Thing" (David Childers & The Modern Don Juans cover)
  • "Blue Ridge Mountain Blues" (Traditional cover)
  • "The Cuckoo Song" (Traditional cover)
  • "Shady Grove" (Traditional cover)
  • "That's How I Got to Memphis" (Tom T. Hall cover)
  • "Reno Lament" (Buck Owens cover)
  • "Fireball Mail" (Traditional cover)
  • "Rollin' My Sweet Baby's Arms" (Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs cover)
  • "Down in the Valley to Pray" (Traditional cover)
  • "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" (John Denver cover)
  • "Spanish Pipedream" (John Prine cover)
  • "Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite" (The Spaniels cover)
  • "Where Have All the Average People Gone" (Roger Miller cover)
  • "Jordan is a Hard Road to Travel" (Traditional cover)
  • "Greensboro Woman" (Townes Van Zandt cover)
  • "No Place to Fall" (Townes Van Zandt cover)
  • "Am I Born to Die" (Traditional cover)

Songs recorded for various media outlets

  • "Clay Pigeons" (Blaze Foley cover)