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On That Other Green Shore

by John Reischman and the Jaybirds

With a unique traditional sound, the mandolin master and his band are known for powerful original songs and instrumentals, soaring vocals and refreshing interpretations of songs from the old-time repertoire presented with their own bluegrass twist.
Genre: Country: Bluegrass
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1. Wellesley Station
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2. Don't You Hear the Lambs A - Crying
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3. Home Is Where I Long to Be
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4. Red Diamond
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5. I Don't Want to Say Goodbye
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6. Two of Us
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7. Daylighting the Creek
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8. Today Has Been a Lonesome Day
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9. You've Got to Righten That Wrong
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2:34 $0.99
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10. Thistletown
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11. Gonna Walk
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12. Green Pastures in the Sky
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13. Katie Bar the Door
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
For our seventh recording, we’ve chosen material to showcase the signature Jaybirds blend of old-time and bluegrass music, but this time with an added emphasis on the bluesier side of bluegrass and a surprise foray into the Beatles songbook for good measure.

For instrumentals, we have four originals, including two great new tunes from John- Daylighting the Creek and Red Diamond, Nick’s up-tempo Wellesley Station, and Thistletown, a waltz by Greg’s wife Caridwen. Rounding out the instrumental selections is a rollicking old-time tune -Katie Bar the Door.

Our original vocal numbers include Jim’s Home’s Where I Long To Be – a song about feeling homesick for familiar surroundings – and Gonna Walk, which captures a broken-hearted take on a relationship that’s gone bad. Trisha’s gorgeous song, I Don’t Want To Say Goodbye, is dedicated to the memory of her father.

A selection of gospels and covers rounds out the recording. For quartets, we have You’ve Got To Righten That Wrong, and Don’t You Hear the Lambs a-Crying. Green Pastures, Larry Sparks’s blues-inflected spiritual, and Today Has Been Lonesome Day, are two of the first songs we ever worked up as a band. Finally we have a song from the Beatles, a lesser-known gem from the “Let it Be” album which our friend Butch Baldassari always said would make a good bluegrass cover – Two Of Us. Sure enough!

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