Folk/Bluegrass Appreciation Thread

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  1. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards

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    Im all over the place with my music since I get bored easily.I grow tired of Classic Rock,Blues,Metal,Alternative,etc.,and theres just hardly not any good music out lately.Ive always dug Bluegrass/Folk,but lately its all Ive been listening to.Something about the banjos,fiddles,guitars,mandolin,and those harmonies that just grab me.I know its kind of a lost genre and ppl either dig it or loathe it.Some of it gets kinda twangy and you have to be in the mood for it,but if you give it a chance youll hear some really cool stuff.

    Gillian Welch and David Rawlings

    [video=youtube;nugXkgd_-84]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nugXkgd_-84[/video]

    [video=youtube;ceDxO50GVes]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceDxO50GVes[/video]


    Seldom Scene ( Duffy really made this band and was a great musician/singer)

    [video=youtube;Nk9vhhGyRyo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nk9vhhGyRyo[/video]

    Avett Brothers ( Love these guys,Missed a chance to go see them Sunday because of work) They are really all over the place with their music and have become kinda mainstream the past couple of years

    [video=youtube;Iq4DsqiW2DI]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iq4DsqiW2DI[/video]

    [video=youtube;gV_SyNfnPxI]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gV_SyNfnPxI[/video]

    Osborne Bros- Some good ole pickin and singin

    [video=youtube;NhiOaSWuFjU]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhiOaSWuFjU[/video]
     
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    This thread needs AKUS!

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    I really like her but I like when she does the old staples better
     
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    BlueGrass? how about the man who invented it, Earl Scruggs!

    [video=youtube;rrlqQ1_vZVE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrlqQ1_vZVE&list=FLsQkoL9Dv08Ffy08bHO4neg&index=22&feature=plpp_video[/video]
     
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    Yeah..I was going to but figured he was a givin
     
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    All great music. I like the old-timers best.
     
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    Theres a great Doc on Netflix called High Lonesome

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    I miss HeeHaw :bigcry:

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    They actually played some great music yet this stuff is really too hokey for me
     
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    The Ramones were on Hee Haw
     
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    I don't remember that.... please tell me they did the cornfield gag!

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    Everyone was on hee haw once...
     
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    These ladies can belt out some harmonies

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    Some new bluegrass you all may enjoy...I suggest youtubing

    Greensky Bluegrass
    Railroad Earth
    Cornmeal
    Yonder Mtn String Band
    Trampled by Turtles
    Infamous Stringdusters
    The Devil Makes Three
    Split Lip Rayfield
     
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    Fuckin dig YMB yep
     
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    I love the music but sometimes the singing makes me cringe. I've always enjoyed Nickel Creek. They don't over do it.
     
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    Yeah their first album was really good..havent heard much since then
     
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    I think they broke up.
     
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