Bill Bryson

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He may not have traveled as far and wide as the travel writer Bill Bryson, but the bluegrass musician of the same name has certainly gotten around with various stints in groups such as the Desert Rose…
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Year Album Artist
2018 A Heart Never Knows The Price Sisters Composer
2015 A Walk in the Woods [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Main Personnel
2014 Soundtracks Ry Cooder Bass
2013 Session 1 Sideline Composer
2012 Loafer's Glory Loafers Glory Vocals, Bass, Composer, Duet
2011 Country Gazette Live/Sunny Side of the Mountain/What a Way to Make a Living Country Gazette Bass, Guest Artist, Vocals
2010 Tonight I Ride Tom Corbett Bass, Vocal Harmony
2008 Green Kentucky Blues Susie Glaze Bass
2008 Simple Truths and Pleasures Michael Holland Liner Notes
2008 The Ry Cooder Anthology: The UFO Has Landed Ry Cooder Main Personnel, Bass Instrument, Bass
2007 Bluegrass Interpretations of Stevie Ray Vaughan Bass, Primary Artist
2007 Gift: A Tribute to Ian Tyson Bass
2007 My Native Land Cliff Wagner Baritone (Vocal)
2006 Sugar Hill Records: A Retrospective [Box Set] Baritone (Vocal), Bass
2005 Songs for Sophie: A Collings Collective Bass
2005 The Other Side Chris Hillman Main Personnel, Bass Instrument, Bass
2005 Tomorrows American Treasures Michael Holland Photography
2004 Bluegrass All Stars: Sixteen Grand Slams from Sugar Hill Bass
2004 Kentucky Towns Tim Flannery Bass (Upright)
2004 Pure Jerry: Lunt-Fontanne, NYC, 10/31/87 Jerry Garcia / Jerry Garcia Band Composer
2004 Tumbleweed Town Steve Spurgin Bass (Acoustic)
2003 American Gothic: Bluegrass Songs of Death and Sorrow Banjo, Bass
2003 Runaway Train Chris Cairns String Bass
2002 Mother Queen of My Heart: A Collection of Songs Inspired by Mom Vocals
2002 O Sister 2: A Women's Bluegrass Collection Composer
2002 Way Out West Chris Hillman Bass (Acoustic), Bass
2001 Guitar Gods: A Bluegrass Celebration Bass, Primary Artist
2001 Pickin' on Stevie Ray Vaughan Pickin' On Bass, Primary Artist
2001 Pickin' on Widespread Panic: A Bluegrass Tribute Pickin' On Bass (Electric)
2001 The I-10 Chronicles, Vol. 2: One More for the Road The I-10 Chronicles Bass
2001 Upstairs at Charlie's Tom Corbett Vocals, Bass (Acoustic), Bass, Primary Artist
2000 Between Genius and Insanity Loppy Octopus Keyboards
2000 Bluegrass Then and Now 25th Anniversary Vocals, Bass
1999 Folkscene Collection, Vol. 2 Bass
1999 Rice, Rice, Hillman & Pedersen Rice Bass
1998 Back on the Street Again Laurel Canyon Ramblers Vocals, Bass, Composer
1998 Heart of a Singer Hazel Dickens / Ginny Hawker / Carol Elizabeth Jones Composer
1997 Legacy: A Tribute to the First Generation of Bluegrass Vocals, Bass
1997 Occurrence at Jule Brown Bridge Jule Brown Executive Producer
1997 Vanguard Collector's Edition Bass
1996 Blue Rambler 2 Laurel Canyon Ramblers Vocals, Bass, Composer
1996 Leroy Mack & Friends Leroy Mack Baritone (Vocal), Bass
1996 The Moon Is Rising Rose Maddox Vocals (Background), Bass, Composer
1996 Tinsel Tunes Vocals, Baritone (Vocal), Bass, Composer
1995 Fiddle & a Song Byron Berline Bass
1995 Music by Ry Cooder Ry Cooder Bass
1995 Rambler's Blues Laurel Canyon Ramblers Arranger, Baritone (Vocal), Bass, Composer
1995 Top of the Hill Bluegrass Bass
1994 $35 and a Dream Rose Maddox Vocals (Background), Bass
1994 Daddies Sing GoodNight: A Fathers' Collection of Sleepytime Songs Bass
1992 Country Music for Kids Disney Bass (Upright), Bass (Electric), Bass
1991 A Dozen Roses: Greatest Hits Desert Rose Band Bass
1991 Let It Fly The Dillards Bass
1991 True Love Desert Rose Band Bass
1990 Jumpin' the Strings Byron Berline Bass
1990 Pages of Life Desert Rose Band Bass
1990 Tell Me Why Jann Browne Bass
1989 Classic Bluegrass Larry Sparks Composer
1988 Almost Acoustic Jerry Garcia / Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band Composer
1988 Running Desert Rose Band Vocals (Background), Bass
1987 The Desert Rose Band Desert Rose Band Vocals (Background), Bass
1984 The Telluride Festival Tapes Bass
1980 Jackrabbit Doug Dillard Bass
1980 John Deere Tractor Larry Sparks Composer
1980 The Long Riders Ry Cooder Banjo, Bass
1979 Homecoming & Family Reunion The Dillards Bass (Electric), Bass
1977 What a Way to Earn a Living Country Gazette Vocals, Bass
1976 The Bluegrass Cardinals The Bluegrass Cardinals Vocals, Bass, Group Member, Composer
Just Trying to Break Even Grandpa Banana Composer
Roots and Branches, Vol. 3: Live from the 2011 Northwest Folklife Festival Composer
The Fall and Rise of John Elderkin and Moonbeams No Mas! John Elderkin and ¬°Moonbeams No Mas! Executive Producer