Pacific Pickin' Episode December 8, 2020

Artist Feature - Saluting the 75th Anniversary of the original Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys at the Grand Old Opry

6:00am - 8:00am

In honour of the 75th Anniversary of the debut on the Grand Old Opry of Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys we feature some of the songs recorded the following year in Chicago Illinois by this wonderful and groundbreaking band. We also have a bunch of birthdays to celebrate, some music for the season and some great new music. Stay safe!

Track Listing:

Orville's Webb
Blue Highway · Somewhere Far Away
What You Mean to Me
Davidson Brothers · All You Need is Music
Do You Think About Me At All
Bella White · Just Like Leaving
Sandy River Belle
Butch Baldassari & David Schnauffer · Appalachian Mandolin & Dulcimer
It Must Be Getting Close to Christmas
Clay Hess · A Very Acoustic Christmas
Christmas Roses
Hank Snow · Christmas with Hank Snow
What Child is This
Steve Thomas & The Time Machine · single
The Holly
Janet McGarry & Serge Bernard · Christmas By the Fireside
Big Mon
Bill Monroe · 1950-1958
Thinking of Home
Vern Williams · Bluegrass from the Gold Country
Quiet Click
Chris Jones · single
She Brought Him Flowers
The Dick Smith-Mike O'Reilly Band · The Dick Smith-Mike O'Reilly Band
When the One That You Love is in Love With You
Jim Eanes · Jim Eanes and the Shenandoah Valley Boys
A Good Time
The Seldom Scene · Changes
The Last Bridge You'll Burn
Bobby Osborne & Rocky Top X-Press · New Bluegrass & Old Heataches
Gonna Hitch a Ride
Julie & John Pennell · Keep on Walkin'
Wake the Town
The Gillis Brothers · Best of the Gillis Brothers
There's a Higher Power
Jack Cooke · Sittin' On Top of the World
Wait for the Light to Shine
The Whitstein Brothers · Sweet Harmony
Mansions for Me
Bill Monroe · Blue Moon of Kentucky
Heavy Traffic Ahead
Bill Monroe · Blue Moon of Kentucky
Why Did You Wander
Bill Monroe · Blue Moon of Kentucky
Blue Moon of Kentucky
Bill Monroe · Blue Moon of Kentucky
Toy Heart
Bill Monroe · Blue Moon of Kentucky
You and Christmas Cookies
Kim Robins · single
My Little Silver Bells
Bill Grant · O Christmas Tree
Blue Christmas
Open Road · O Christmas Tree
A Shut-In at Christmas-Shut-In's Prayer
Louvin Brothers · Must Be Santa
Sugar in the Gourd
Frank & Allie Lee · Treat a Stranger Right
Benny's TV Repair
Irene Kelley · Benny's TV Repair
Just Dreamin'
Flashback · Blues Around My Cabin
Better Days
Backline · Salem Town
Hollow Heart
Billy Strings · Home
Crooked Stovepipe · Newfoundland Bluegrass