Sunday, January 10, 2010

Just Jump In Where You Can And Hang On

Good. Extra good.


Rob De Witt said...

FWIW, the backup band in the second clip is The Kentucky Colonels. The stonefaced little guy playing guitar is a young Clarence White, who was Tony Rice's childhood inspiration.

He died in 1973 in a car accident, after playing for awhile with The Byrds. There's very little video available of him playing acoustic, but here's the best one, with brother Roland again playing mandolin:

Endless invention and soulfulness, followed by Here's How You Play Fast.

SippicanCottage said...

Rob- That's really first rate.

Link here: I Am A Pilgrim

I recall a lot of innovation and discovery in that genre back in the seventies.