The Fantastic Pickin' on Series Bluegrass Sampler, Vol. 2

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
This is an awfully tired genre that's gone from kitsch to cheese over the years, but listeners looking to get a feel for the flavor of bluegrass interpretations of pop music could do a lot worse than The Fantastic Pickin' on Series Bluegrass Sampler, Vol. 2. While instrumental versions of Counting Crows' "Mr. Jones," the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army," and Coldplay's "Clocks" sound like Nashville elevator music, the high lonesome harmonies that fuel Iron Horse's rendition of Led Zeppelin's "Rock and Roll" and Cornbread Red's treatment of Green Day's "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" are pretty damn effective.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
This is an awfully tired genre that's gone from kitsch to cheese over the years, but listeners looking to get a feel for the flavor of bluegrass interpretations of pop music could do a lot worse than The Fantastic Pickin' on Series Bluegrass Sampler, Vol. 2. While instrumental versions of Counting Crows' "Mr. Jones," the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army," and Coldplay's "Clocks" sound like Nashville elevator music, the high lonesome harmonies that fuel Iron Horse's rendition of Led Zeppelin's "Rock and Roll" and Cornbread Red's treatment of Green Day's "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" are pretty damn effective.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/18/2006
  • Label: Cmh Records
  • UPC: 027297001220
  • Catalog Number: 12
  • Sales rank: 81,394

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Call Me the Breeze - Larry Cordle (4:03)
  2. 2 Free Fallin' - David West (4:08)
  3. 3 Back in Black - The Sidekicks (4:29)
  4. 4 Walk This Way (3:57)
  5. 5 Hot Legs (2:43)
  6. 6 Already Gone (3:44)
  7. 7 Mr. Jones (3:05)
  8. 8 Strange Brew - The Sidekicks (2:56)
  9. 9 Rock and Roll (3:00)
  10. 10 Seven Nation Army - The Sidekicks (4:12)
  11. 11 Boulevard of Broken Dreams (4:22)
  12. 12 Clocks (7:35)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Chris Hillman Mandolin
Carol Chase Background Vocals
Tom Ball Harmonica
Larry Cordle Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals
Terry Eldredge Background Vocals
Booie Beach Guitar
Dennis Clifton Dobro, Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals, Slide Guitar
Bob Dick Bass
Dave Dick Banjo, Guitar, Vocal Harmony
Jim Hoke Clarinet, Harmonica
Kim Morrison Background Vocals
Dave Pomeroy Bass
Tom Roady Percussion
Scott Vestal Banjo
Tim Crouch Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin, Rhythm Guitar
Dennis "Cannonball" Caplinger Acoustic Guitar, Banjo, Bass, Dobro, Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin, Percussion
Andrew Kinsey Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Rani Arbo Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Randy Kohrs Dobro
Tom Corbett Guitar, Mandolin
David Talbot Banjo, Background Vocals
Nate Leath Fiddle
Sharon Whyte Accordion, Keyboards
Pete Frostic Mandolin
Ben Krakauer Banjo
Darrell Muller Upright Bass
Kurt Mason Harmonica, Jew's Harp
Mike Furkins Drums
JeneƩ Keener Fiddle
Richard Bailey Banjo
Kim Gardner Dobro
Roger Williams His Piano and Orchestra Dobro
Beau Bassman Upright Bass
Technical Credits
J.J. Cale Composer
Larry Cordle Producer
Brian Chapman Mastering
Eric Clapton Composer
Dennis Clifton Producer
Dave Dick Producer
Felix Pappalardi Composer
David West Producer
Gail Collins Composer
Tim Crouch Contributor
Dennis "Cannonball" Caplinger Producer
Mark Thornton Producer
Steve Baccus Producer
A. Young Composer
R. Stewart Composer
Valerie Aiello Art Direction
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