Saturday, October 26, 2013

New CD from Bluegrass Mountaineers Features 4 Generations In The Same Band

PRESCRIPTION BLUEGRASS IMAGE  -  BLUEGRASS MOUNTAINEERS  - SHE LEFT ME STANDING ON A MOUNTAINShe Left Me Standing On A Mountain” is the title of the latest CD from Ohio’s long-time traditional bluegrass standard bearers LARRY EFAW & THE BLUEGRASS MOUNTAINEERS.

The CD released on Tom T. and Dixie Hall’s BLUE CIRCLE Records features several bluegrass standards from writers like Alton Delmore, Bill Monroe Ralph and Carter Stanley and that other Carter in the bluegrass world who liked to use the initials A.P.

Noted BMI songwriter Edward Efaw, the elder statesman and founder of the band has 4 of his own compositions on the project.

The sparks the Bluegrass Mountaineers ignite preforming traditional bluegrass music is unique. Their burning desire fueled by their experience and the music shared by four generations to continue a family tradition.

In a quest to carry on the traditional bluegrass sound, they combine old time claw hammering and twin fiddling to their style. Their love for the genuine traditional bluegrass sound is evident every time they take the stage.

Noted BMI songwriter Edward Efaw, the elder statesman and founder of the band has 4 of his own compositions on the project.

TRACK LISTING

1. She Left Me Standing On a Mountain
2. Little Mountain Home
3. Eight Steps Toward the Lord
4. Let the Whole World Talk
5. The Beautiful Shore
6. Silver Bells
7. Our Darling's Gone
8. One Kiss Away from Loneliness
9. Waves On the Sea
10. Will He Wait a Little Longer
11. Give Me Time to Think It Over
12. Sea of Regret
13. Broken Heart and a Worried Mind
14. Don't You Call My Name
15. Old Brown County Barn

The Bluegrass Mountaineers have many qualities that make them unique, but the basics of their success lies in old fashioned hard work combined with shining star talent, that only appears to glow more brightly with each performance.

They bring to each audience an energetic, entertaining, family oriented show. They rely on its driving instrumentation and accurate vocals to produce their unique sound. They present a fast moving live performance, exploding with energy as they play for the crowd, the music they love. Their powerful stage presence is accented by a neat, clean-cut appearance that adds to the public appeal and the esteem of their fans they value so greatly.

When people hear the bluegrass Mountaineers they agree that they play their kind of music and are their kind of musicians.

The Bluegrass Mountaineers have achieved a variety of accomplishments. They have had the privilege of preforming on the Grand Ole Opry, Nashville's Country Fan Fair, Ernest Tubb's Midnight Jamboree, Ralph Stanley's Bluegrass Festival, Chicago Folk Festival, The Wheeling Jamboree, a variety of television and radio show and bluegrass festivals throughout the USA and Canada.

Tom T. Hall and Dixie Hall have signed them on their Blue Circle Record Label.

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