First Seldom Scene Album in Seven Years: Exclusive Look

Seldom Scene issues its first Smithsonian Folkways album next week with guests including Emmylou Harris.

Mike Auldridge passed away in 2012, but the group includes founding member Ben Eldridge as well as Lou Reid, Dudley Connell, Ronnie Simpkins, and Fred Travers.

Here is a look at "My Better Years" the Hazel Dickens' tune from the album,  "Long Time...Seldom Scene," which features new versions of 16 longtime favorites. 

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Comment by Plain Sense on April 20, 2014 at 8:02am

Jim,  Many thanks for this post regarding my favorite bluegrass band of all time.  I am so glad that they continue on after Mike's unfortunate passing.  Having lived in Northern Virginia from 1971-79 these guys and the old Birchmere were bluegrass before bluegrass was cool.  Too cool!  Plain Sense


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