The Nashville Bluegrass Band
Genres: Christian/Gospel, Country, Folk
The Nashville Bluegrass Band is an American bluegrass music ensemble founded in 1984. The group's members first played together in 1984 as a backing band for Vernon Oxford and Minnie Pearl; each of the members were established musicians from the Nashville bluegrass community. They signed to Rounder Records and recorded their Béla Fleck-produced debut, ''My Native Home'', in 1985. Incorporating elements of black gospel and spirituals, then a rarity in bluegrass, they became critical and popular successes both in America and abroad. The group toured in some 20 countries and were the first bluegrass band to ever play in China. The group continued to record for Rounder and Sugar Hill into the 1...
Bill Monroe & His Bluegrass Boys Mike Compton/David Long Patrick McAvinue Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper Flatt & Scruggs Huckleberry Flint Douglas, Barenberg & Meyer Peter Rowan The Peasall Sisters