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Old Crow Medicine Show

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Mountain music revivalists Old Crow Medicine Show spin traditional folk and bluegrass yarns with a rock & roll attitude. Critter Fuqua (vocals/banjo/resonator guitar), Kevin Hayes (guitjo), Morgan Jahnig (upright bass), Ketch Secor (vocals/fiddle/harmonica/banjo), and Willie Watson (vocals/guitar/banjo) may specialize in rags, hollers, and pre-World War II blues, but they were weaned on Nirvana and Public Enemy. The quintet's members -- who are all from different states -- met in New York, hit the road, played before an impressed Doc Watson in front of a North Carolina pharmacy, and were promptly scheduled to play the folk icon's Merlefest. Old Crow Medicine Show then relocated to Nashville, where they found themselves gracing the stage at the Grand Ole Opry, opening for the likes of Dolly Parton and the Del McCoury Band, touring with Merle Haggard and Marty Stuart, and appearing on NPR's Prairie Home Companion. They signed to Nettwerk America in 2003, began crafting their own compositions among the jug band standards and reels that had become the backbone of the group, and went into the studio to make a record with Gillian Welch's other half, guitarist David Rawlings, at the helm. Their self-titled debut, which was recorded in RCA's legendary Studio B (Elvis Presley, Waylon Jennings) as well as Woodland Sound Studios (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band), arrived the following year. The group's second album, Big Iron World, was produced by Rawlings and appeared in August of 2006. The band then switched producers, going with Don Was for 2008's Tennessee Pusher. Carry Me Back, produced by Ted Hutt, was released four years later in 2012. In the summer of 2013, the band (now an octet) released the three-song EP Carry Me Back to Old Virginia, which consisted of the title track, a newly recorded version of "Ain't It Enough," and a cover of Alabama's "Dixieland Delight." Hutt returned to produce the group's 2014 effort, Remedy, an album heavily influenced by folk music. Over the next few years, Old Crow Medicine Show continued to tour, and in early 2017 they released the compilation The Best of Old Crow Medicine Show. Not long afterward, they announced they had signed with Columbia Nashville. The first record the band released for the label was 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde, which consisted of Old Crow Medicine Show performing the legendary Bob Dylan album in its entirety at the Country Music Hall of Fame in May 2016. ~ James Christopher Monger
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Stations Featuring
Old Crow Medicine Show

    Outlaw Country

    Outlaw Country
    3 songs

    Bluegrass

    Bluegrass
    5 songs

    Americana

    Americana
    13 songs

    Folk

    Folk
    4 songs

    Alt Country

    2 songs

Albums by
Old Crow Medicine Show

Top Songs by
Old Crow Medicine Show

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Wagon Wheel
  3.   Alabama High-Test
  4.   Motel In Memphis
  5.   James River Blues
  6.   Caroline
  7.   Tell It to Me
  8.   Take 'Em Away
  9.   Methamphetamine
  10.   8 Dogs 8 Banjos
  11.   We Don't Grow Tobacco
  12.   God's Got It
  13.   Carry Me Back to Virginia
  14.   Ain't It Enough
  15.   Tennessee Bound
  16.   New Virginia Creeper
  17.   Let It Alone
  18.   Hard to Love
  19.   Mary's Kitchen
  20.   Don't Ride That Horse
  21.   Union Maid
  22.   Evening Sun
  23.   Hard to Tell
  24.   Down Home Girl
  25.   Marching Through Georgia
  26.   I Hear Them All
  27.   Cocaine Habit
  28.   Just Like a Woman
  29.   Sweet Amarillo
  30.   Dixieland Delight
  31.   Bootlegger's Boy
  32.   Black-Haired Québécoise
  33.   Poor Man
  34.   The Warden
  35.   Doc's Day
  36.   Tear It Down
  37.   Big Time in the Jungle
  38.   Heart Up in the Sky
  39.   O Cumberland River
  40.   Odds n' Ends
  41.   Mississippi Saturday Night
  42.   Levi
  43.   Sally Anne
  44.   The Greatest Hustler of All
  45.   Highway Halo
  46.   Next Go 'Round
  47.   We're All in This Together
  48.   CC Rider
  49.   I Done Wrong Blues
  50.   Firewater
  51.   Dearly Departed Friend
  52.   Mean Enough World
  53.   Brushy Mountain Conjugal Trailer
  54.   Can't Get Right Blues
  55.   Johnny Get Your Gun
  56.   Goodbye Booze
  57.   Trouble That I'm In
  58.   Down South Blues
  59.   Lonesome Road Blues
  60.   Hesitation Blues
  61.   Howdi Do
  62.   Wrecking Ball
  63.   Sewanee Mountain Catfight
  64.   Country Gal
  65.   Steppin' Out
  66.   All Night Long
  67.   Shack #9
  68.   Raise a Ruckus
  69.   Crazy Eyes
  70.   Humdinger
  71.   Back to New Orleans
  72.   Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)
  73.   Bobcat Tracks
  74.   Fall on My Knees
  75.   Minglewood Blues
  76.   Rainy Day Women #12 & 35
  77.   Sweet Home
  78.   Shit Creek
  79.   Brave Boys
  80.   My Bones Gonna Rise Again
  81.   Boll Weevil
  82.   That'll Be A Better Day
  83.   Tennessee Pusher
  84.   Trials & Troubles
  85.   Ways of Man
  86.   Lift Him Up
  87.   Mother Church
  88.   Ben Ward's Tune
  89.   Half Mile Down
  90.   Genevieve
  91.   My Good Gal
  92.   The Silver Dagger
  93.   Obviously 5 Believers

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