The Limeliters are an American folk music group, formed in July 1959 by Lou Gottlieb (bass violin/bass), Alex Hassilev (banjo/baritone), and Glenn Yarbrough (guitar/tenor). The group was active from 1959 until 1965, when they disbanded. After a hiatus of sixteen years Yarbrough, Hassilev, and Gottlieb reunited and began performing again as The Limeliters in reunion tours. On a regular basis a continuation The Limeliters group is still active and performing.
Album · 1959 · 12 Songs. Glenn Yarbrough & The Limeliters. Bill Morrissey: The Essential Collection.
The Limeliters are a folk music group formed in July 1959 by Lou Gottlieb (bass), Alex Hassilev (baritone), and Glenn Yarbrough (tenor). After a hiatus of sixteen years Yarbrough, Hassilev, and Gottlieb reunited and began performing as The Limeliters again.
The Limeliters, 2005. Battle of Gandessa, 02:45. Charlie the Midnight Maurader, 02:55. When I First Came to This Land, 03:19. Malaguena Salerosa, 02:41. The Bear Chase, 02:05. John Henry (The Steel Driving Man), 02:11. Take My True Love By the Hand, 03:00. Lonesome Traveler, 02:05.
The Limeliters - Lonesome Traveller 02:05. The Limeliters - When I First Came To This Land 03:15. The Limeliters - Malaguena Salerosa 02:38. The Limeliters - The Hammer Song 02:28. The Limeliters - Zhankoye 02:33. The Limeliters - Charlie, The Midnight Marauder 02:51. The Limeliters - Battle At Gandessa 02:43. The Limeliters - The Burro 03:57. The Limeliters - John Henry, The Steel Driving Man 02:09. The Limeliters - The Bear Chase 02:04. The Limeliters - Take My True Love By The Hand 02:57. The Limeliters - The Hammer Song 02:30. The Limeliters - Charlie, The Midnight Marauder 02:53.
The Limeliters launched their career in 1959 at San Francisco's famous Hungry i and before long, founding members Alex. com/on air interviews. You can listen to one of their newest songs, yet to be recorded! The Limeliters added a new photo to the album on the road - with Andy Corwin and Mack Bailey. 8 February 2009 ·. Backstage with The Smothers Brothers Redwood City, CA February, 2009. The Limeliters is with Andy Corwin and Mack Bailey. 31 January 2009 ·. The Limeliters at The Coffee Gallery/Backstage Altadena, CA 2006. 30 January 2009 ·. Mobile, AL 2007
An impressive debut for the just-born folk trio, this album presents songs that became stalwart parts of their stage act for decades, particularly Lee Hays' "Lonesome Traveler," and the Russian gypsy tune "Gari Gari," and from Mexico, "Malaguena Salerosa. The album is marred by some stilted and obvious overdubbing, but even though some of the performances seem forced, the familiar three-part harmonies of Glenn, Alex, and Lou are already there