Dregs of the Earth

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Dregs of the Earth
Dixie Dregs Dregs Of The Earth.jpg
Studio album by
Released1980
GenreInstrumental rock, jazz fusion
Length36:14
LabelArista
ProducerSteve Morse
Dixie Dregs chronology
Night of the Living Dregs
(1979)
Dregs of the Earth
(1980)
Unsung Heroes
(1981)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[2]

Dregs of the Earth is an album by Dixie Dregs. It received a Grammy nomination for Best Rock Instrumental Performance.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Steve Morse.

  1. "Road Expense" – 3:24
  2. "Pride o' the Farm" – 3:40
  3. "Twiggs Approved" – 4:29
  4. "Hereafter" – 6:21
  5. "The Great Spectacular" – 3:20
  6. "Broad Street Strut" – 3:54
  7. "I'm Freaking Out" – 9:06
  8. "Old World" – 2:00

Personnel[edit]

Dixie Dregs:

  • Steve Morse - acoustic and electric guitars, banjo, pedal steel
  • Andy West - fretted and fretless bass
  • Allen Sloan - acoustic and electric violins, viola
  • Rod Morgenstein - drums and percussion
  • T Lavitz - acoustic and electric piano, organ, synthesizer, clavinet

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 62. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.
  3. ^ "DIXIE DREGS Dregs Of The Earth music reviews and MP3". www.progarchives.com. Retrieved 2009-04-14.