Sounds Like: Steep Canyon Rangers, The Infamous Stringdusters, Yonder Mountain String Band, The SteelDrivers
The Oly Mountain Boys play bluegrass with high-energy drive and a Pacific Northwest bent, mixing traditional tunes with revolutionary original bluegrass compositions. By combining picking prowess with tight three-part vocal harmonies, the band aims to showcase the ...See Full Bio
"...a tune such as their cover of Neil Young's "Sugar Mountain" is quite good. The matching of Menser’s voice to the right material makes the song one of the album highlights. Several other highlights are among the six originals that Menser contributed here. "Dreams Along The Way" is a medium-tempo glimpse at a life gone horribly wrong, while "Six Hours" recalls those folk ballads in which a phrase or word group, in this case "six hours," becomes almost a mantra."