Curtis McPeake

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Born in Scott Hill, TN. October 9, 1927 and Died in Mt. Juliet, TN. February 19,2021. He was 93 years old. American bluegrass banjo player. Started his career at the age of 14 on radio WTJS in Jackson, TN. Became the first staff banjo player at WSM in Nashville. Was in much demand as a studio musician. Considered one of the most highly regarded expert on pre-war Gibson banjos. In 1966, invented the 10 string banjo.
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Albums

ABC 446 Curtis McPeake - Pickin' 'N' Grinnin' album art Bluegrass Hillbillies Featuring Curtis McPeake Bluegrass Hillbillies Featuring Curtis McPeake - Pickin' 'N' Grinnin' (Album) ABC-Paramount ABC 446 US 1963 Sell This Version
GT5-6236 Curtis McPeake - Curtis McPeake Plays Dueling Banjos & Other Bluegrass Favorites album art Curtis McPeake Curtis McPeake Plays Dueling Banjos & Other Bluegrass Favorites (Album) Gusto Records (2) GT5-6236 US 1973 Sell This Version
PO 1-1026 Curtis McPeake - Dueling Banjos album art Curtis McPeake Dueling Banjos (Album) Gusto Records (2) PO 1-1026 US 1973 Sell This Version
SA-279 Curtis McPeake - A Phone Call From God  album art Ray Reeves, Curtis McPeake, Tommy Hill, Cowboy Copas, Randy Charles, Hoss Linneman, Little Roy Wiggins Ray Reeves, Curtis McPeake, Tommy Hill, Cowboy Copas, Randy Charles, Hoss Linneman, Little Roy Wiggins - A Phone Call From God (LP) Power Pak SA-279 US 1975 Sell This Version
MB 313 Curtis McPeake - CB Special album art Dick Curless Featuring Curtis McPeake And The Nashville Pickers Dick Curless Featuring Curtis McPeake And The Nashville Pickers - CB Special (Album) BD Communications Inc. MB 313 UK 1976 Sell This Version
R-BS-105, R-BS 105 Curtis McPeake - Cross Country Banjo album art Curtis McPeake and Nashville Pickers Curtis McPeake and Nashville Pickers - Cross Country Banjo(2xLP) BD Communications Inc., BD Communications Inc. R-BS-105, R-BS 105 US 1976 Sell This Version
GT7-0812-2 Curtis McPeake - Curtis McPeake Plays Dueling Banjo & Other Bluegrass Favorites album art Curtis McPeake Curtis McPeake Plays Dueling Banjo & Other Bluegrass Favorites(CD, Album) Gusto Records (2) GT7-0812-2 US 2007 Sell This Version
LK1-1001 Curtis McPeake - Curtis McPeake And His Smokin' Banjo album art Curtis McPeake Curtis McPeake And His Smokin' Banjo(LP) Lake Records (4) LK1-1001 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

G # 109 Curtis McPeake - Cahulawassee Rapids / Home Sweet Home album art Curtis McPeake Cahulawassee Rapids / Home Sweet Home (Single) Gusto Records (2) G # 109 US 1973 Sell This Version
B 303 Curtis McPeake - Legs Diamond album art Curtis McPeake Legs Diamond(7", Promo) Blue Valley B 303 US Unknown Sell This Version