The album 2020 Part 1 Bluegrass only
This first independent release from ‘Bluegrass Rox contains some of the project material conceived by 'Bluegrass Rox' to honour and revisit a legendary trio from Kentucky around the mid 1800's. Known as 'THE DIPSY DOODLE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY BLUEGRASS DANCE BAND' They were John McCartney, Paul Lennon and George Starr.
They were the first band in the world to mix different genre, the core of which was a new sound called Bluegrass, they took this sound and mixed it with tunes and songs brought to America from Ireland Scotland and England. Legend has it that they also wrote their own songs but never put them to paper so they were never published.
It is also said that a lesser known band around the mid 1900's penned some very interesting songs that sounded very much like the 'DIPSY'S' songs but with a modern twist, (and apparently the members of this other band had very similar names too).... This release has some original tunes and some Traditional tunes recorded in the unique ‘Bluegrass Rox’ way.
All tracks arranged, performed, recorded and mixed by Thomas Crosthwaite aka 'Bluegrass Rox', a multi instrumentalist from Ipswich UK.View 'Bluegrass Rox' on FRL