Gordon Stone | Scratchin' the Surface - Limited Edition Vinyl

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Scratchin' the Surface - Limited Edition Vinyl

by Gordon Stone

With Gordon on pedal steel and banjo, backed by Vermont's premiere musicians of the day, you'll hear everything from mesmerizing banjo exotica to kick-up-your-boots barn dance numbers, to genre bending audio alchemy, with each new piece more sweet than th
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1. Bring Em Back Alive
3:36 album only
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2. Four Five Six
2:35 album only
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3. Chicken Hill
3:12 album only
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4. The Tamaracks
2:42 album only
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5. Well You Needn\'t
3:46 album only
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6. Monkey Wrench
2:35 album only
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7. Scratchin\' The Surface
5:03 album only
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8. Scapple from The Apple
3:55 album only
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9. Blue Landing
4:35 album only
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10. Candy Apple
3:20 album only
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11. Half Creek
3:31 album only
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12. Alabama Banjo Dream
2:13 album only

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Album Notes
“Since this album marks Gordon Stone’s emergence into national prominence, it is for many people their first opportunity to get acquainted with his music.”, begin the liner notes by Bill Keith on this collector’s vinyl recording. Long since out of print, Fretless Records, a division of Philo Records, released Gordon Stone’s debut CD in 1981.

For over 30 years, on banjo and pedal steel guitar, Gordon Stone has been writing his genre-crossing music, recording 5 studio albums of his own original material. Gordon was named “Best Instrumentalist” two years in a row and won an Emmy for Jay Craven’s VPT series, “Windy Acres” soundtrack in 2005. He has recorded and performed with some of the country’s most influential musicians in the bluegrass and jam world - Tony Trischka, Vassar Clemmens, Sam Bush, Peter Rowan, Phish, Mike Gordon, moe., Strangefolk, Max Creek, to name only a few!

“Whether it be the traditional bluegrass style, a classical motif, a be-bop number or one of his own strikingly original compositions, Gordon Arranges his music with impeccable taste and plays with an infectious verve and vivacity.” – Bill Keith

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