Blue Sky Boys

Date: 1975 March
Length: 53 min.
Call Number: OH13

Biography

Country music duo. Members, William A. Bolick (born October 28, 1917; died February 13, 2008) and Earl A. Bolick (Born November 16, 1919; died April 19, 1998). Career most active 1930s and 1940s. A musical style characterized by a distinctive blend of vocal harmonies with mandolin and guitar accompaniment.

Interview Summary

1975 March
(53 minutes)
Country performer Bill Bolick, of the musical duo the Blue Sky Boys, recommends several of the duet’s recordings for an upcoming RCA reissue project. Discussion includes a group discography; memories from different recording sessions; stories about some of the songs that they recorded; and his view of the reissue project.