Road To Roosky videos

The Road To Roosky - The Carter BrothersThe Carter Brothers have released a pair of impromptu videos featuring material found on their new Compass CD, The Road To Roosky.

Tim, the banjo playing brother, tells us what to expect right up front on this roots-oriented look at where bluegrass meets the blues.

“This is not a purely bluegrass album, but theres plenty of banjo on it. It was tough trying not to play scruggs licks!

I hope folks will enjoy the different styles of blues we went after.”

Here are the boys jamming on the title track at a pub in Ireland…


…and rehearsing Can’t You Hear Jerusalem Moan in the studio:


We’ll have a more complete review of The Road To Roosky shortly at Bluegrass Today.

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