Jones, Al

AL JONES (AND THE SPRUCE MOUNTAIN BOYS)

  • From the Washington D.C. area.
  • Since the 1960’s played guitar and sang in a band with banjo player Frank Necessary as “Al Jones, Frank Necessary and the Spruce Mountain Boys.” They recorded several albums for Rounder, Old Homestead Records. Necessary died in 2011.
  • 1987, released “Frank Necessary, Al Jones and Buzz Busby” on Old Homestead Records.
  • 2014, released Hard Core Bluegrass album (Mountain Fever) at the age of 81.