Eight More Miles to Louisville

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Description

played on banjo by Jim Smoak accompanied by Brain Allen on guitar Recorded 1-9-14 in Pekin, Indiana by Joe O'Connell as part of his Berea College Sound Archives Fellowship project to document Jim Smoak's music career
Banjo player and songwriter Jim Smoak's 60-year career includes important contributions to early bluegrass music A peer of better-known musicians like Earl Scruggs and Don Reno, he belongs to the first generation of banjo players to bring three-finger style to national audiences

Date

1/9/14

Location

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Sound Music

Citation

Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College

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Date Digitized

2014

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