Bed by the Window

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All Music Guide - Ben O'Connor
This is another excellent effort from King, an outstanding traditional bluegrass vocalist who is heavily influenced by country singers like George Jones, Buck Owens and Stonewall Jackson. King is not a songwriter, but he usually manages to dig up a batch of strong but obscure songs. This time is no exception, as he revives Jackson's "Big House on the Corner," and Leon Payne's "They'll Never Take Her Love From Me," and songs written or made famous by Ernest Tubb, Johnnie and Jack, Moon Mullican, Bill Monroe, and the Country Gentlemen. Bed by the Window is the first of King's CDs to feature his road band. Kevin Prater mandolin, Adam Poindexter banjo and Jason Moore bass play...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ben O'Connor
This is another excellent effort from King, an outstanding traditional bluegrass vocalist who is heavily influenced by country singers like George Jones, Buck Owens and Stonewall Jackson. King is not a songwriter, but he usually manages to dig up a batch of strong but obscure songs. This time is no exception, as he revives Jackson's "Big House on the Corner," and Leon Payne's "They'll Never Take Her Love From Me," and songs written or made famous by Ernest Tubb, Johnnie and Jack, Moon Mullican, Bill Monroe, and the Country Gentlemen. Bed by the Window is the first of King's CDs to feature his road band. Kevin Prater mandolin, Adam Poindexter banjo and Jason Moore bass play on all of the tracks. Most of the fiddle work was done by sessioneer Bobby Hicks, but fiddler Owen Saunders joined the band in time to play on two tracks, and subsequently joined the band on the road.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/27/1998
  • Label: Rounder / Umgd
  • UPC: 018964442521
  • Catalog Number: 425
  • Sales rank: 5,862

Album Credits

Performance Credits
James King Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals
Bobby Hicks Fiddle
Jason Moore Bass
Adam Poindexter Banjo, Guitar
Technical Credits
Ken Irwin Producer
Toby Mountain Mastering
Ervin T. Rouse Composer
Charles K. Wolfe Liner Notes
Syd Nathan Composer
Steve Chandler Engineer
Lois Mann Composer
Morry Burns Composer
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