No Depression - p.135
"[T]he addition of accordion, clarinet, strings, Danelectro, and percussion gives depth and dimension to the project."
Ricky Skaggs: Ricky Skaggs (banjo); Cody Kilby (guitar); Jeff Taylor (whistle, accordion); Mark Fain (bass instrument); Jim Mills, Andy Leftwich, Andy Statman.
Personnel: Ricky Skaggs, Ricky Skaggs (guitar, claw hammer banjo, mandocello, mandolin, percussion); Jeff Taylor (whistling, pennywhistle, accordion); Jim Mills (banjo); Andy Leftwich (fiddle); Andy Statman (clarinet); The Nashville String Machine.
Photographer: Christoph Giese.
Although Ricky Skaggs is comfortable with the slickness of modern Nashville production, he is pure bluegrass at heart. An accomplished guitarist and mandolin player, Skaggs leads his backing group, Kentucky Thunder, in a spirited set of instrumental bluegrass originals performed in a traditional style without percussion and with plenty of lightning-fast runs.