After a mere 32 years of playing together, one of the most venerable bluegrass bands in the Boston area has released our first CD, It's a True Life.
The CD Release Party, held at Passim in Harvard Square, was a blast and we appreciate everyone who came out for it.
It's a True Life will is available from CD Baby.
True Life Bluegrass consists of:
When I sing Cotton Mill Man, I think of my great-grandfather, who was marched in chains from his home in Lodz, Poland, to his native village for leading a weavers’ strike.
Steve's great-grandfather, a cotton mill man.
Striking weavers pose for a group portrait in front of the Wislicki factory, Lodz, Poland, 1902.
Photo from the Archives of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York