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  • Roscoe Holcomb. An Untamed Sense of Control. Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 1. Swanno Mountain 2. Across the Rocky Mountain 3. Graveyard Blues 4. Single Girl 5. Little Maggie 6. Born and Raised in Covington 7. Barbara Allen Blues 8. Coal Creek 9. Rock Island Prison I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow Combs Hotel Burned Down The Hills.
  • Roscoe Holcomb, (born as Roscoe Halcomb September 5, - died February 1, ) was an American singer, banjo player, and guitarist from Daisy, Kentucky. A prominent figure in Appalachian folk music, Holcomb was the inspiration for the term "high, lonesome sound," coined by .
  • In , John Cohen of the New Lost City Ramblers made field recordings in the mountains of Kentucky of Appalachian folk performers who were virtually unknown to the record-buying public. This is no-nonsense, sometimes raw stuff, with fiddlers, banjos, a cappella singers, and Baptist church choirs presenting folk standards, blues-influenced numbers, stomping bluegrass, even the odd country song.
  • This is a CD-R which is produced by Smithsonian Folkways. A must for any collector of Appalachian music! A 2-CD set that includes all of the original classic LP from plus 60 minutes of previously unreleased material, two hours in all. Featuring the voice and banjo of the great Roscoe Holcomb recorded at home in Kentucky.
  • Across The Rocky Mountain: – Roscoe Holcomb: Graveyard Blues: – Roscoe Holcomb: Cripple Creek: – Roscoe Holcomb: True Love: Professionally printed CDr on-demand reissue of the reissue of the LP on Folkways Records (Folkways ). This edition (as well as the reissue) contains over
  • Aug 06,  · By , Roscoe's music had appeared on three Folkways records, including Mountain Music of Kentucky (), The Music of Roscoe Holcomb and Wade Ward (), and The High Lonesome Sound (). Since meeting John Cohen in , Halcomb had made occasional appearances at folk festivals — in California at the Berkeley festival, at UCLA, at Ash.
  • Buy Across The Rocky Mountain (LP) by Roscoe Holcomb (LP $). Amoeba Music. Ships Free in the U.S.
  • Released in on Folkways (catalog no. FA; Vinyl LP). Genres: Appalachian Folk Music, Bluegrass.