The Stanley Brothers, Earliest Recordings

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA – Rounder Records has released
Earliest Recordings: The Complete Rich-R-Tone 78s (1947-1952)
by The Stanley
Brothers. It includes the complete earliest recordings by one of bluegrass’s
seminal acts. The collection is digitally remastered.Among the many recordings that the Stanley Brothers made in their twenty years
together, some of the scarcest – and most exciting – are these sessions for the
Rich-R-Tone label from the late 1940s and early 1950s. This collection allows
fans to hear the pure sounds of these original recordings as first issued a half
century ago.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. He was also the executive producer of the first Latino feature film made in North Carolina titled “Los sueños de Angélica.”.

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