Ricky Skaggs Solo, Songs My Dad Loved – CD Review

by | 8 Dec, 2009

RickySkaggsSoloOn his latest album, Songs My Dad Loved, bluegrass master Ricky Skaggs revisits the Appalachian folk ballads and country gospel tunes that his father Hobert used to play around the house during his formative years in Kentucky.

To call it a deeply personal collection would be underestimating the emotion and effort Skaggs poured into this project – he sang and played every instrument himself, painstakingly overdubbing acoustic and electric guitars, banjos, piano, bass, mandocello and, of course, his signature mandolins.

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