Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-Time, and Americana Music” as Want to Read:
Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-Time, and Americana Music
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-Time, and Americana Music

really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  1 review
Based on exclusive interviews with over 120 groundbreaking musicians, Craig Harris has crafted what feels like the first truly comprehensive history of bluegrass. His research and never-before-seen photos make Bluegrass a new authority on the genre’s strongest influencers. It is arranged chronologically from Bill Monroe in 1927 to the Earls of Leicester today. Highlights i ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published April 12th 2018 by Pelican
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-Time, and Americana Music

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-17
really liked it Average rating 4.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  1 review


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-Time, and Americana Music
Dan Graser
Sep 11, 2020 rated it it was amazing
As a huge fan of folk/traditional music of America, though one completely oblivious to its origins and key players, this is the perfect book to fill that void. If you are unfamiliar with the key players in the development of bluegrass music throughout the 20th century but also the fundamental differences between bluegrass, newgrass, old time, Appalachian, hillbilly, and various subgenres of what we lazily label, "Bluegrass," then this is the book for you. Craig Harris is at all times an informed ...more
EL
rated it liked it
Nov 06, 2022
Seth
rated it really liked it
Jan 04, 2019
brian thurber
rated it really liked it
Nov 29, 2022
Frank
marked it as to-read
May 01, 2018
Steve
marked it as to-read
Sep 20, 2018
Books, Brews & Booze
marked it as to-read
Sep 28, 2018
Amy Beth
marked it as to-read
Jan 17, 2019
S. Daisy
marked it as to-read
Jan 18, 2019
Syd Botz
marked it as to-read
Sep 24, 2019
Mikael Jonassen
marked it as to-read
Nov 21, 2019
Alan Tomkins-Raney
marked it as to-read
Sep 12, 2020
Charlee Jo
marked it as to-read
Dec 06, 2021
Muzaffer Gümüşsu
marked it as to-read
May 01, 2022
Israel Souza
is currently reading it
May 28, 2022
InJokeTaken
marked it as to-read
Oct 21, 2022
Dawn
added it
Apr 15, 2022
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

News & Interviews

  Some people love books. Some people fall in love. And some people love books about falling in love. Every month our team sorts through...
30 likes · 0 comments