Banjo Gathering - 100% Pure Old Time Banjo
- Artist: Mike Seeger
- Format: CD
- Release Date:5/30/2007
HERE'S THE LATEST FROM BLUEGRASS UNLIMITED ABOUT OUR PROJECT. VARIOUS ARTISTS â€" BANJO GATHERING â€" [December 2007 Issue] No Label, No Number Banjo Gathering is exactly what it claims to be: '100% pure old-time banjo, unobscured, unaccompanied & unadulterated.' This two-disc set contains a whopping fifty selections played by an assortment of old-time banjo pickers including Mike Seeger, John Cohen, Cathy Fink, Bruce Molsky, and many others. It would be impossibile to mention all the noteworthy performances featured herein. However, they include plenty of both well-known and less familiar pieces like 'Arkansas Traveler,' 'Miss McLeod's Reel,' 'Fish On A Hook,' 'Mole In The Ground,' 'French Waltz,' and many others. 'Banjo Gathering' is a momentous undertaking and a must addition to any serious collection of old-time music. (Steve Baughman, 111 Pine St., Ste. 1350, San Francisco, CA 94111.