Pinecastle Records - More Ultimate Pickin' (CD)

Save 15%
SKU: PCR1160

Price:
$ 11.90 $ 13.99
Stock:
Only 3 units left

Description

BLUEGRASS

For a solid hour's worth of instrumental bluegrass, Pinecastle Records' second volume in their 'Ultimate Pickin' series is sure to please. Their first 20-track compilation from previously released albums was put out in 2005. Now, 'More Ultimate Pickin'' samples additional cuts from instrumental projects that hit the streets between 1995-2001, along with vocal-less cuts from three other releases associated with the label (from Kristin Scott Benson, Phil Leadbetter, and Bobby Osborne/Jesse McReynolds). There's a nice variety of slow and fast pieces, all with the standard bluegrass instrumentation of fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar, resophonic guitar, and bass. Don't worry about there being anything out of the ordinary...just relax and enjoy the crisp tone, quick-paced romps, Celtic flavorings, and spiritually-tinged offerings. In total, twenty-six different musicians contribute their proficient licks, but those who appear most prominently are Aubrey Haynie (fiddle), Scott Vestal (banjo), Jeff Autry (guitar), Wayne Benson (mandolin), Barry Bales (bass), Clay Jones (guitar), Rob Ickes (resophonic guitar), Rickie Simpkins (fiddle), and Adam Steffey (mandolin). Between 1995-2001, there were seven annual albums released of instrumental bluegrass. Interestingly, six of the 20 cuts on 'More Ultimate Pickin'' were drawn from the original 'Bluegrass `95' release that was originally recorded and intended to be a solo project for guitarist Clay Jones. When Jones went to work in a non-music field, the project was almost shelved until banjo-player Scott Vestal convinced the label executives to go ahead and put it out for the original collaborators to sell at their shows. That CD, and the other six in the entire series, are gifts of gorgeous instrumental moods. 'Ultimate Pickin' and now 'More Ultimate Pickin'' are both recommended as the albums of choice to sample 40 total tracks from Pinecastle's instrumental archival library. – Joe Ross

Additional Details

Label: Pinecastle Records

Genre: Bluegrass

Release Date: 02/20/07

UPC: 755757116022

Payment & Security

American Express Apple Pay Diners Club Discover Meta Pay Google Pay Mastercard PayPal Shop Pay Venmo Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

Estimate shipping

U.S. orders are shipped by either USPS or FedEx, depending on size, weight and destination. You will be provided with a tracking number once your order has shipped. Delivery time is usually 2-8 business days from the date of shipment.

Most international orders are shipped by FedEx International MailService and delivery is typically made by your country's postal service. This method of shipment comes with a tracking number and the delivery time is usually 2-8 weeks from the date of shipment.

You may also like

Recently viewed