The Roots of Bluegrass

Bluegrass was born in Appalachia and is a blend of Irish, Welsh, Scottish and English traditional music. This channel features classic bluegrass of the '50s and '60s.
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Curated by

Greg Torrington

Greg Torrington has years of experience in college and commercial radio. Greg was awarded Music Director of the Year at the first Canadian Music Week industry awards and is credited with breaking many prominent Canadian and international recording artists. Greg worked on projects for many of the Canada’s top artists, served on juries and talent committee. He also participated in music evaluation sessions and panels at numerous regional industry conferences across Canada. In recent years, Greg has ventured into artists consulting and personnel management. He is also a regular contributor and columnist for national music publications.

Artists

Bill Monroe
The Stanley Brothers
Lester Flatt
Jimmy Martin
Earl Scruggs
Jim & Jesse
Ralph Stanley
Snuffy Jenkins
Kenny Baker
Mac Wiseman

Chart

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You Broke Your Promise
Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
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Molly Put the Kettle On
Skillet Lickers
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Mule Skinner Blues
The Stonemans
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I Cried Again
Jim Eanes
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Sweet Hour of Prayer
The Bluegrass Cardinals
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Sunny Side of the Mountain
Jimmy Martin & the Sunny Mountain Boys
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New River Train
The Monroe Brothers
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I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Chubby Wise
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Low and Lonely
The Bluegrass Cardinals
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Don't Let Your Deal Go Down
Charlie Poole