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
Mac Wiseman
Kenny Baker

Chart

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Cripple Creek
The Stonemans
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Wicked Path of Sin
Wilma Lee & Stoney Cooper
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You Broke Your Promise
Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
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Midnight Ramble
Cullen Galyean
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Bringing Mary Home
Mac Wiseman
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Salty Dog Blues
Benny Martin
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Mountain Dew
Grandpa Jones
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Cabin on the Hill
Lester Flatt
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Low and Lonely
The Bluegrass Cardinals
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Molly Put the Kettle On
Skillet Lickers