Across the Blue Ridge #89 - Mountains and Mountains of Great Music

Across the Blue Ridge #89 - Mountains and Mountains of Great Music

2:49pm Sep 08, 2017
The Linville Gorge from Table Rock, North Carolina.
Ken Thomas, Public Domain, kenthomasphotography.com

This week we kick things off with one of the greatest fiddlers ever – Chubby Wise – who helped define the bluegrass fiddling style.  From there, we dive into some wonderful songs.  And there’s a whole segment of newly released recordings from the 2016 Mountains of Music Homecoming in southwestern Virginia.  And have you ever heard an old time band featuring guitar, fiddle and cello?  You’ll get to, on Across the Blue Ridge, where there’s always something old, something new, and a new connection to be made.

Playlist

  1. Eighth of January
    Chubby Wise
    An American Original
     
  2. Nobody's Business
    Smokey Valley Boys
    Benton Flippen Old Time New Times
     
  3. Where The Cold Wind Blows
    Brandon Lee Adams
    Hardest Kind Of Memories
     
  4. Pretty Little Saro
    The Farwells
    The Farwells
     
  5. Sing Me A Song
    Ola Belle Reed
    Ola Belle Reed & Family
     
  6. Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
    Mississippi John Hurt 
    Revisited
     
  7. Break 1 - Crow Jane
    Etta Baker
    One Dime Blues
     
  8. Old Cow Crossing The Road
    Reed Island Rounders
    Mountains of Music Homecoming 2016
     
  9. Run Little Rabbit Run
    Larry Sigmon & Martha Spencer
    Mountains of Music Homecoming 2016
     
  10. Moonshiner
    Black Twig Pickers
    Mountains of Music Homecoming 2016
     
  11. Noah, God's Gonna Ride On The Raining Tide
    Fairfield Four
    Mountains of Music Homecoming 2016
     
  12. I'm Leaving Detroit
    Danny Paisley & Southern Grass
    Mountains of Music Homecoming 2016
     
  13. My Home Among The Hills
    Carter Family
    Clinch Mountain Treasures
     
  14. Break 2- Soldier's Joy
    Tommy Jarrell & Fred Cockerham
    Best Banjo-Fiddle Duets
     
  15. Tell Me Your Love Is Still True
    Nashville Bluegrass Band
    Twenty Year Blues
     
  16. Sherburn's Breakdown
    Julia Weatherford, Greg Canote, Jerry Canote
    Down In North Carolina
     
  17. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
    John Ashby & The Free State Ramblers
    John Ashby
     
  18. Keep Me Waiting
    Big Sadie
    Keep Me Waiting
     
  19. The Irish Washerwoman
    The Bucking Mules
    Smoke Behind The Clouds