Upfront vocals sung with Crockett's trademark heartfelt sincerity, lyrics plain and straightforward, backed by superb guitar and a steady beat: Welcome to Hard Times is an album that could have been made anytime in the past 50 years.
Virtuoso playing. Exuberant singing in the traditional bluegrass manner. Highly recommended for the sheer joy of it.
Here's the essential outlaw country music album, made by the man who truly upset the apple cart in Nashville.