View all subjects. Similar Items. Warner Bros. Bluegrass and country instrumental music; arranged principally by Eric Weissberg and Marshall Brickman. Most music on this album previously released in as New dimensions in bluegrass Elektra: EKS Forms part of: Robert Andresen Collection. Forms part of: Marshall F.
Marshall Brickman and Eric Weissberg, variously on 5-string banjo, guitar, and mandolin, with supporting musicians; with Steve Mandell, guitar 1st work. Little Maggie. Shuckin' the corn. Pony express. Old Joe Clark. Eight more miles to Louisville. Farewell blues. Earl's breakdown. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.
Connect to Spotify. A new version of Last. View all tracks. Add event View all events. Do you have any photos of this artist? After his return, the Tarriers re-formed. In , the group accompanied Judy Collins on a tour of Poland and Russia , but disbanded soon after. Collins was sufficiently impressed with his musicianship to use Weissberg as a session musician on Fifth Album and several later albums.
Commercially, interest in acoustic folk groups was waning. He is well known for playing the banjo solo in " Dueling Banjos ", used as the theme in the film Deliverance , produced by Joe Boyd and directed by John Boorman. It was released later as a single and became a hit; playing on Top 40, AOR, and country stations alike.
Also a screenwriter, Brickman later received an Oscar for Annie Hall. They removed two tracks from the album and added the track for "Dueling Banjos," releasing it under the new name. In he had to do one year of duty with the National Guard, but on returning, the group re-formed. In the group accompanied Judy Collins on a tour of Poland and Russia, but split up soon after. Judy Collins was impressed to use him as a session musician on Fifth Album and several later albums.
He is most famously known for the hit single "Dueling Banjos", the theme from the film Deliverance, produced by Joe Boyd and directed by John Boorman. He joined an early version of the Greenbriar Boys , but left before they made any recordings. He then joined The Tarriers, replacing Eric Darling.
The Tarriers had recently had a hit with "Banana Boat Song", though Harry Belafonte had the bigger hit soon afterwards. Artists Eric Weissberg Dueling Banjos.Dueling Banjos Eric Weissberg & Steve Mandell 2 Little Maggie Eric Weissberg & Deliverance 3 Shuckin' the Corn Eric Weissberg & Deliverance The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Remastered Extended Version] Ennio Morricone Des millions de morceaux.