GOING UP ON THE MOUNTAIN: THE CLASSIC FIRST RECORDINGS contains every track from the LP GOING UP ON THE MOUNTAIN as well as tracks from SNAKE BAKED A HOECAKE.
Personnel includes: Jody Stecher (vocals, guitar, banjo, mandolin, fiddle); John Herald (vocals, guitar); Kate Brislin (vocals); Eric Thompeon (guitar); George Ruckert (harmonium).
Producer: Mike Cogan.
Reissue producers: David Grisman, Jody Stecher.
Recorded in Mike's Home, Oakland, California in 1973 & 1974; Bay Records Studio, Alameda, California in 1976 & 1977. Includes liner notes by Jody Stecher & David Grisman.
All tracks have been digitally remastered using HDCD technology.
ReviewsNo Depression (5-6/00, pp.102-3) - "...Makes plain the fascinating consequences of the folk revival....Singing like a ghost of himself, lost in the foggy ruins of time and dreams, [he] lands the most elusive catch of all - the truth."