All Pieces for Philip Nusbaum

 
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Back in the 1930s, Roy Acuff was known as the king of the hillbillies, and then as the king of country music. He led a string band that others emul...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2012
  • Length: 06:29
Caption: Phil at work, Credit: Karen Van Norman
In recent bluegrass, there’s been a little bump in the number of songs about war and songs in which war is a metaphor. We play a few as the show op...

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  • Added: Dec 26, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
One of the earliest types of performing entities in old time music was the brother duet. Rooting in family music, this type of unit had a show-busi...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 07:38
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk , Credit: Karen Van Norman
The show opens with songs about money. On the Gem of Bluegrass, we present some new thoughts about duet singing, and its crucial role in bluegrass....

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  • Added: Dec 17, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
It was a great year for bluegrass music and we play the highlights on this program.

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  • Added: Dec 07, 2012
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk award, Credit: Karen Van Norman
It’s Christmas Time on the Bluegrass Review. We play songs of the season, and mix in reminiscences by bluegrass performers.

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  • Added: Dec 01, 2012
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Follow bluegrass and old time music for a while, and you realize that fans and players are tuned into the evolution of the music. The evolution has...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2012
  • Length: 06:23
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In Bluegrass, Earl Scruggs’ name is synonymous with the banjo. But if you talk to resophonic guitar players, they all talk about Josh Graves. It wa...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2012
  • Length: 06:04
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Our show today opens with current bluegrass. Then our gem of bluegrass feature focuses on Josh Graves, the player who made the resophonic guitar a ...

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  • Added: Dec 01, 2012
  • Length: 58:59
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Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van norman
They played only a short time till the act ended in 1930. They recorded only about 40 songs, but so many of them have become standards that on a pe...

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 08:01
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Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Bluegrass to Be Thankful For. It is a show of listener requests of especially meaningful bluegrass, and listeners tell us why the songs are meaning...

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
ur show opens with a set of coal-related songs, as coal continues to be one of the most appealing topics for bluegrass songwriters. The Gem of Blue...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
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Towards the opening of the show, we play some songs where lovers part ways, but not before we get a good dose of attitude from one of them. Later, ...

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  • Added: Nov 03, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Phil w. 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Grayson and Whitter played only a short time till the act ended in 1930. They recorded only about 40 songs, but so many of them have become standar...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2012
  • Length: 08:01
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In the 1940’s Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys recorded an original song called Down the Road. It was just one of many recordings that...

  • Added: Oct 25, 2012
  • Length: 04:16
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Bluegrass is coal country. When you combine the economics and danger of the industry, plus the enormity of the mines and implements used to work th...

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  • Added: Oct 25, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Through the 1950’s the Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys act was building momentum. Not only was the act good for bluegrass, it was goo...

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  • Added: Oct 21, 2012
  • Length: 06:20
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Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Bluegrass owes a great debt to the blues and we prove it by playing bluegrass versions of blues songs. Our Gem of Bluegrass focuses on the success ...

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  • Added: Oct 21, 2012
  • Length: 59:01
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Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
There are a lot of bluegrass songs where the people in the songs wind up in jail. There are circumstances where people find themselves in emotional...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2012
  • Length: 06:12
Caption: Phil w/2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
In North America, many people are fascinated with trucks and truck driving. We present two recent songs about truckin’. Our Gem of Bluegrass focuse...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2012
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 13