Used to Be: Blues from Pacific Delta

Used to Be: Blues from Pacific Delta

     
 

While Used to Be: Blues From the Pacific Delta is intended as a tribute album for Bill Monroe, the father of bluegrass, most of the songs included are not Monroe tunes being covered by the various bands on the record, but rather originals dedicated to Monroe's spirit. Artists present include Beth Basile & the Crackpots, the Belmont Street Octet, See more details below

Overview

While Used to Be: Blues From the Pacific Delta is intended as a tribute album for Bill Monroe, the father of bluegrass, most of the songs included are not Monroe tunes being covered by the various bands on the record, but rather originals dedicated to Monroe's spirit. Artists present include Beth Basile & the Crackpots, the Belmont Street Octet, Jim Boyer, the Capitol Hillbillies, Lynn Connover, the Dickel Brothers, Fernando, Golden Delicious, Lynn Ann Hyde, Miss Becky Kapell, Kid Siegel, Pete Krebs, Lisa Miller, Old Jack Bloom, the Prairie Dogs, Richmond Fontaine, Sunset Valley, and Kevin Richey.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/26/1997
Label:
UNDERCOVER RECORDS
UPC:
0613505000521
catalogNumber:
5

Tracks

  1. Used to Be @@Basile, Beth & The Crackpots
  2. Trailer Park Honey  - Lisa Miller
  3. 3 Sheets to the Wind  - Jim Boyer
  4. Self Abuse @@Old Jack Bloom
  5. Rag-Tag Devil @@Lynn Connover
  6. Edgar Casey Blues  -  Fernando
  7. Nine Pound Hammer  -  Dickel Brothers
  8. Kickitat Country Blues/Cheap Love Affair  - David Siegel
  9. Lamentations  - Kevin Richey
  10. Hands Off @@LynnAnn Hyde
  11. Shady Grove  - Pete Krebs
  12. Blackout  -  Richmond Fontaine
  13. Drunk  -  Sunset Valley
  14. Jolene @@Miss Becky Kapell
  15. Get My Way  -  Capitol Hillbillies
  16. I Have Seen It Worse @@Belmont Street Octet
  17. Little Sadie  -  Golden Delicious
  18. Hussar's Dance  -  Prairie Dogs

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Jim Boyer   Guitar,Vocals,Track Performer
Mike Danner   Piano
Neil Gilpin   Guitar,Pedal Steel Guitar,Vocals
Dave Harding   Bass,Vocals
John Lambert   Drums
Dave Reisch   Bass,Background Vocals
Jeff Robbins   Mandolin
John Ward   Saxello
Dave Gill   Guitar,Harp,Vocals
Pete Krebs   Banjo,Guitar,Vocals,Washboard,Hand Clapping,Snare Drums,Track Performer
Richmond Fontaine   Track Performer
Golden Delicious   Track Performer
Lisa Miller   Guitar,Vocals,Track Performer
Jesse Spero   Drums
Willy Vlautin   Guitar,Vocals
Michael Leone   Drums
Kevin Richey   Banjo,Guitar,Vocals,Track Performer
Melinda Dicillo   Synthesizer,Piano
Sunset Valley   Track Performer
Clancy Ward   Violin,Vocals
Steph Watson   Guitar,Vocals
Bill Rudolph   Bass,Background Vocals
Herman Jolly   Guitar,Vocals
Dickel Brothers   Track Performer
Tim O'Neill   Bass
Capitol Hillbillies   Track Performer
Stuart Gaston   Drums
Marilee Hord   Fiddle
David Siegel   Track Performer
Mike Baker   Bass,Background Vocals
Tim Acott   Bass
Dan Haley   Guitar,Mandolin,Vocals,Background Vocals
Clayton Jones   Drums
Fernando   Track Performer
Billy Kennedy   Guitar
Bobby Soxx   Lap Steel Guitar
Joe Chiusano   Bass,Piano
Randy Givens   Drums

Technical Credits

Jim Boyer   Arranger
Vernon Smith   Engineer
Brian Jones   Engineer
Kevin Richey   Engineer
Herman Jolly   Arranger,Engineer
Randy Givens   Engineer

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