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Roe Family Singers / Songs Of The Mountains, Songs Of The Plains
Album:Songs Of The Mountains, Songs Of The Plains Collection:Country
Artist:Roe Family Singers Added:08/2019
Label:Pinecastle Records 

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Add Date:2019-08-21 Pull Date:2019-10-23 Charts:Country/Bluegrass
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Album Review
Kim Walter
Reviewed 2019-08-13 

Roe Family Singers, “Songs of the Mountains, Songs of the Plains”
Label: Pinecastle Records
Reviewed by: K Walter, Aug 2019

This CD has all the Appalachian entertainment you need. A fun, varied compilation of Roe family originals, traditional Appalachian songs and covers of some of the standards of country and folk music.My favorites: 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 13.

Slow - Traditional music c 1822
Slow/Med - Roe Family original song about lovers
Med - traditional appalachian jig
Med - Cover of AP Carter’s “Dixie Darling”
*Slow - Bluesy original folk tune
*Med/Fast - Fun traditional song, “Ol’ Rattler”
Slow/Med - Nice vocal harmonies in Albert Brumley cover
*Med - song inspired by Peter Tosh
*Med - instrumental Swedish-Schottische traditional song
*Med - Fun Roe Family Song- Reminds me of Patsy Dine Cowgirl
Med - Another Roe Original
Med/Fast - Traditional BG Spiritual
*Slow/Med - Cover of AP Carter’s “Sweet Fern”
Med - Cover of Bill Monroe’s Classic with yodeling
*Med - Great version of “This Land is Your Land”

Track Listing
1.Pretty Fair Maid In The Garden 8.Peter Tosh
2.O Young Lovers 9.Swedish Schottische/ The Bluejay
3.Ida Red 10.I'm Falling For You
4.Dixie Darling 11.The Road Is Rocky
5.John The Messenger 12.Hallelujah, I'm Ready To Go
6.Ol' Rattler 13.Sweet Fern
7.Rank Strangers To Me 14.Walk Softly On This Heart Of Mine
 15.This Land Is Your Land