Live Recordings 1956-1969: Off the Record - Volume 1
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The 27 numbers presented here offer Bill Monroe in more intimate settings, including workshops, jam sessions, and live performances where he's casually swapping yarns, offering anecdotes, and displaying the blistering yet folksy and down-home style that's made him a musical legend. His group included a number of marvelous players and future stars, such as Del McCoury, Peter Rowan, Bill Keith, and Tex Logan. Monroe was also playing with brothers Charlie and Birch. This is 75 minutes of breakdowns, folk tunes, railroad songs, and work songs, such classics as "Blue Grass Stomp" and "Blue Moon of Kentucky" and many others performed in a loose, next-door-neighbor atmosphere.
Born: 13 September 1911 in Rosine, KY
Years Active: '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s
Top Albums and Songs by Bill Monroe
||My Sweet Blue Eyed Darlin' (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||3:55||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Muleskinner Blues (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||2:50||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Southern Flavor (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||3:51||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Beautiful Life (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||3:29||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||My Blue Eyes from Heaven (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||3:01||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Northern White Clouds (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||2:16||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Uncle Pen (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||2:13||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Blue Moon of Kentucky (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||2:30||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Sugar Loaf Mountain (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||2:43||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||The Old Hometown (Live)||Live from Mountain Stage||3:09||0,99 €||View In iTunes|