Bluegrass (Reference)

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


Eddie Adcock (1938– )

Red Allen (1930–93)

Darol Anger

Dave Apollon (1898– )

Mike Auldridge (1938– )

Austin Lounge Lizards [1984– ]

Bad Livers [1992– ]

Kenny Baker

Butch Baldassari (1952– )

Bashful Brother Oswald (1911– )

Bass Mountain Boys

Delia Bell

Byron Berline

Norman Blake (1938– )

The Bluegrass Album Band [1981– ]

The Bluegrass Cardinals [1974– ]

Ginger Boatwright (1944– )

Boone Creek [1977–1978]

Alison Brown

Vassar Clements (1928– )

Bill Clifton (1931– )

The Country Gazette [1972– ]

The Country Gentlemen [1957–1969]

John Cowan (1952– )

The Cox Family [1993– ]

Dan Crary

J.D. Crowe (1937– )

Dailey and Vincent

Della Mae [2013– ]

Hazel Dickens (1935–2011)

Doug Dillard (1937– )

The Dillards [1962– ]

Dixie Gentlemen

Jerry Douglas (1955– )

Dry Branch Fire Squad

Jim Eanes (1923–95)

Lester Flatt (1914–79)

Flatt and Scruggs [1948–1969]

Tony Furtado

Alice Gerrard (1934– )

Grandpa's Cough Medicine

Josh Graves

The Greencards [2004– ]

David Grier

David Grisman (1945– )

Hot Rize [1977–1987]

Sierra Hull (1991– )

Sarah Jarosz (1991– )

Snuffy Jenkins (1908–90)

Jim and Jesse

The Johnson Mountain Boys [1978–1988]

Kathy Kallick

Bill Keith (1939– )

The Kentucky Colonels [1963– ]

James King (1958– )

Alison Krauss [1971– ]

Doyle Lawson (1944– )

Laurie Lewis (1950– )

The Lilly Brothers

The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers [1938–1966]

Lonesome Standard Time [1990– ]

Longview [1997– ]

Lost and Found [1984– ]

Old Man Luedecke

Claire Lynch (1954– )

Wade Mainer (1907– )

Evan Marshall

Mike Marshall (1960– )

Benny Martin (1928–2001)

Jimmy Martin (1927– )

Del McCoury (1939– )

John McEuen (1945– )

Jim Mills

Bill Monroe (1911–96)

The Monroe Brothers

Lynn Morris

Joe Mullins

The Nashville Bluegrass Band [1984– ]

New Coon Creek Girls [1991– ]

The New Grass Revival [1972–1991]

Nickel Creek [2000– ]

Jim Nunally

Scott Nygaard (1955– )

Mollie O'Brien

Tim O'Brien (1954– )

Old and In the Way [1973– ]

The Osborne Brothers [1956– ]

Bashful Brother Oswald (1911– )

Punch Brothers

Ranch Romance [1990– ]

Rarely Herd [1992– ]

Don Reno (1924–84)

Reno and Smiley [1951– ]

Tony Rice (1951– )

Nell Robinson

Peter Rowan (1942– )

John Schooley

Earl Scruggs (1924– )

The Seldom Scene [1971– ]

Ricky Skaggs (1954– )

Larry Sparks (1947– )

The Special Consensus

Buddy Spicher

Ralph Stanley (1927– )

The Stanley Brothers [1946–1966]

Steep Canyon Rangers [2001– ]

Stoney Lonesome [1991–1992]

Carl Story (1916–95)

Don Stover (1928–96)

Strange Creek Singers

Strength in Numbers [1989– ]

Jerry and Tammy Sullivan

Tony Trischka (1949– )

Joe Val (1926– )

Rhonda Vincent

Frank Wakefield (1934– )

Sara Watkins (1981– )

Mac Wiseman (1925– )

Clarence White (1944–73)

Various Artists


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