Flatt and Scruggs DVD Release Vol 7 and 8

by | 28 Jan, 2009

flattscruggsShanachie Records, in conjunction with the Country Music Hall of Fame has announced the release of Volumes 7 and 8 of the popular Flatt & Scruggs TV show DVDs.

Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys are one of the most popular bluegrass bands of all time. Along with Bill Monroe, they propelled the success of the bluegrass music style. The Best of the Flatt and Scruggs TV Show series contains the best musical performances from a long lost TV shows which were aired on WSM-TV in the 1950s and 1960s. Never available before, this footage features Flatt and Scruggs in their prime with their group the Foggy Mountain Boys playing many of their most famous songs as well as many other bluegrass classics.

The WSM-TVprograms were sponsored by Martha White Foods, and the original commercials featuring recipe demonstrations are included. Each DVD features 2 half-hour shows, some with special guests.

The DVD’s are available for sale from Curly Seckler’s web site