DOLLY PARTON, NORMAN BLAKE AMONG THE ARTISTS ON ANTHOLOGY OF TRADITIONAL AMERICAN MUSIC FROM THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS, ON TOP OF OLD SMOKY: NEW OLD-TIME SMOKY MOUNTAIN MUSIC

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In the image of the fiery phoenix’s rebirth, Great Smoky Mountains Association will release its third album of traditional American music, this time featuring artists of today recreating songs performed by Smoky Mountain residents at the time of the development of a national park.

On Top of Old Smoky: New Old-Time Smoky Mountain Music, one of several National Park Service Centennial-recognition projects produced by GSMA this year, features new recordings of traditional songs ballads, and tunes by leading American roots music luminaries, including Dolly Parton, Norman Blake, Bryan Sutton, Alice Gerrard, Tony Trischka, Stephen Wade, Sheila Kay Adams, Martin Simpson, Dom Flemons, Jody Stecher, Kate Brislin, Courtney Hartman, and David Holt. Street date is August 21, 2016.

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