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Fiddle & a Song One cut makes this a must-buy: ''Sally Goodin,'' on which Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs, both of whom spawned the genre, meet for the first time since ...Fiddle & a SongCountry One cut makes this a must-buy: ''Sally Goodin,'' on which Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs, both of whom spawned the genre, meet for the first time since ...1995-09-08
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Fiddle & a Song

Genre: Country; Lead Performer: Byron Berline; Producer (group): Sugar Hill; Status: In Season

One cut makes this a must-buy: ”Sally Goodin,” on which Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs, both of whom spawned the genre, meet for the first time since 1948. It’s 4 minutes and 59 seconds of pure goose bumps. Otherwise, fiddler Berline’s latest is a letdown: too many quick cameos (Vince Gill, Mason Williams) and silly novelty numbers. B-

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