How Bluegrass Music Can Make Your Recordings Better

I’ve been listening to Paper Airplane* a lot lately. It’s the latest release from Alison Krauss and Union Station.

Man, it’s good. Go grab it if you haven’t yet.

I’m not a diehard bluegrass fan. I listen to it fairly regularly, but not all the time. But I highly recommend adding it to your regular listening rotation. There’s a lot to glean from bluegrass that you can apply to your own recordings, whether you’re working on an acoustic EP or a full-on heavy metal rock album.

So, what is it that bluegrass can teach you?