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Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen Album Revisits Two Stellar Careers
Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen Album Revisits Two Stellar Careers
Two men whose careers span more than five decades of popular music -- Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen -- chose a rather unlikely setting in which to record their latest album. While Chris' resume includes the Byrds and the Flying Burrito Brothers, and Herb's work as a musician has spanned as many genre lines as decades, the careers of the two first intersected when they formed two-thirds of the De
Gone Country: The Byrds
Gone Country: The Byrds
Members of the Byrds were steeped in folk and bluegrass, so their natural interest in country was tipped by their 1966 cover of the Porter Wagoner hit 'Satisfied Mind.' The band even wrangled a Grand Ole Opry appearance in 1968. Original bassist Chris Hillman had a successful mainstream country turn in the '80s and '90s with the Desert Rose Band...