The Flying Burrito Bros

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The Flying Burrito Brothers was an early country rock band founded in 1968, best known for its influential debut album, 1969's The Gilded Palace Of Sin.

Although the group is most often mentioned in connection with country rock legends Gram Parsons and Chris Hillman, the group underwent many personnel changes. Chris Hillman and Al Perkins joined Manassas, while Byron Berline, Roger Bush and Kenny Wertz formed Country Gazette. Roberts reassembled a new group for a 1973 European tour, and then began a solo career before forming Firefall with Michael Clarke.

A more Nashville-centered incarnation of the band led by Gib Guilbeau and John Beland recorded & toured through the 1980s as Burrito Brothers.

Sneaky Pete Kleinow began using the Flying Burritos Bros name again in the mid 1980s, eventually being joined by Gib and John. Through numerous incarnations (nearly all with Beland at the helm), the band released albums and toured throughout the 1980s and '90s. The latter day Flying Burrito Brothers CDs, produced by Beland, did feature an impressive line-up of guests, including Merle Haggard, Buck Owens, Waylon Jennings, Alison Krauss, Ricky Skaggs, Charles Louvin, and others. The band's final two CDs, California Jukebox and Sons Of The Golden West received solid critical reviews, but Beland called it quits for the band in 2000, and embarked upon a successful career as a record producer.

Sneaky created a Burritos spin-off in his new band Burrito Deluxe, which featured Carlton Moody (2) on lead vocals and Garth Hudson from The Band on keyboards. The band scored no chart success, relying solely on live appearances in Europe. Pete left the band due to illness in 2005, leaving no direct lineage to any of the actual Flying Burrito Brothers members, past or present, although it carried on until 2010 when it became The Burritos, and then in 2014 The Burrito Brothers.

Key band members included: Gram Parsons, Chris Hillman, Sneeky Pete Kleinow, Chris Ethridge, Michael Clarke, and Bernie Leadon.
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The Flying Burrito Bros Discography Tracks

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The Flying Burrito Bros - The Gilded Palace Of Sin album art The Flying Burrito Bros.* The Gilded Palace Of Sin (Album) A&M Records US 1969 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Burrito Deluxe album art The Flying Burrito Bros.* Burrito Deluxe (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records UK 1970 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - The Flying Burrito Bros. album art The Flying Burrito Bros.* The Flying Burrito Bros. (Album) A&M Records US 1971 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Last Of The Red Hot Burritos album art The Flying Burrito Bros Last Of The Red Hot Burritos (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records Canada 1972 Sell This Version
OF 721 The Flying Burrito Bros - Sin City Amsterdam album art Flying Burrito's* Sin City Amsterdam(LP, Album) Offshore Records OF 721 Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Live In Amsterdam album art The Flying Burrito Bros Live In Amsterdam (Album) Ariola, Ariola, Ariola Australia 1972 Sell This Version
86 501 HT The Flying Burrito Bros - Blue Grass Special album art The Flying Burrito Bros Blue Grass Special(LP, Album) Ariola 86 501 HT Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Flying Again album art The Flying Burrito Bros Flying Again (Album) CBS US 1975 Sell This Version
AL 33817 The Flying Burrito Bros - Flying again album art The Flying Burrito Bros Flying again(LP, Album) CBS AL 33817 USA & Europe 1975 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Sleepless Nights album art Gram Parsons - Flying Burrito Brothers* Gram Parsons - Flying Burrito Brothers* - Sleepless Nights (Album) A&M Records US 1976 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Airborne album art The Flying Burrito Bros Airborne (Album) Columbia Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
BR-1979 The Flying Burrito Bros - Burrito Country album art The Flying Burrito Bros Burrito Country(LP) Brian Records (3) BR-1979 US 1978 Sell This Version
ANV-1008 The Flying Burrito Bros - Flyin' High album art The Flying Burrito Bros Flyin' High(LP, Album) J.B. Records (2) ANV-1008 US 1978 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Live From Tokyo album art The Flying Burrito Bros Live From Tokyo (Album) Regency Records (4) Japan 1978 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Cabin Fever album art The Flying Burrito Bros.* Cabin Fever (Album) Relix Records US 1985 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Flying Burrito Bros Live album art The Flying Burrito Bros Flying Burrito Bros Live (Album) Marlstone Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Live From Europe album art The Flying Burrito Bros Live From Europe (Album) Relix Records US 1986 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - From Another Time album art The Flying Burrito Bros From Another Time (Album) Shiloh Records UK 1989 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Hollywood Nights 1979-82 album art The Flying Burrito Brothers* Hollywood Nights 1979-82 (Album, Comp) Sundown UK 1990 Sell This Version
VD 103-270 The Flying Burrito Bros - Southern Tracks album art The Flying Burrito Bros Southern Tracks(CD, Album) VooDoo Records (14) VD 103-270 France 1990 Sell This Version
CDSD 069 The Flying Burrito Bros - Encore - Live In Europe album art Flying Burrito Brothers* Encore - Live In Europe(CD, Album) Sundown CDSD 069 UK 1991 Sell This Version
RRCD2052 The Flying Burrito Bros - Sin City album art The Flying Burrito Bros Sin City(CD, Album) Relix Records RRCD2052 US 1992 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - Eye Of A Hurricane album art Flying Burrito Brothers* Eye Of A Hurricane (Album) The Magnum Music Group, Sundown UK 1993 Sell This Version
The Flying Burrito Bros - California Jukebox album art The Flying Burrito Bros California Jukebox (Album) American Harvest US 1997 Sell This Version
SUMCD 4157 The Flying Burrito Bros - Live In Europe album art The Flying Burrito Bros Live In Europe(CD, Album) Summit (4) SUMCD 4157 UK 1997 Sell This Version