Signed by Sturgill Simpson. High Top Mountain was Sturgill’s first solo album! Sturgill Simpson is a Grammy winning country music and roots rock singer-songwriter. To date, he has released three albums as a solo artist, High Top Mountain in 2013, Metamodern Sounds in Country Music in 2014, and. A Sailor’s Guide to Earth. Sturgill played with the bluegrass group Sunday Valley from 2004 – 2012. After going solo, Simpson released his debut album High Top Mountain in 2013, which he self-funded, self-released, and had cut in Nashville before signing to British independent label Loose. Who released the album in Europe in 2014. The album was produced by Dave Cobb. Among the session musicians were Hargus “Pig” Robbins on piano and Robby Turner, a former guitarist for Waylon Jennings, on steel guitar. The record is named after a cemetery near Jackson where many of Simpson’s family members are buried. Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic compared High Top Mountain’s sound favorably to Waylon Jennings. The album’s style has also been compared to Merle Haggard’s. Erik Ernst of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel also compared it to Jennings, saying that it had “rich vintage sounds, heartbreaking ballads, and juke-joint ramblers”. Condition: Sturgill’s autograph is unaltered since signed, see photos. The album cover itself has some general wear, including the top right hand corner being stubbed (see photo). The album cover is white and does not appear brownish like the first photo, please view the other photos. The record itself is like new, clean as a whistle. Please view all photos and let me know if you have any questions. Please contact me if you have any questions regarding condition. Please view my other listings and contact me with any questions! The item “Sturgill Simpson SIGNED High Top Mountain Authentic Country Record Vinyl Album” is in sale since Wednesday, July 19, 2017. This item is in the category “Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Music\Country”. The seller is “popbookposter” and is located in Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Ukraine, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States