Pinnacle Boys, The


  • From Knoxville, Tennessee.
  • A band featuring Bud Brewster (guitar), Larry Mathis (banjo), Jim Smith (mandolin), Randall Collins (fiddle), Jerry Moore (fiddle) and Ray Rose (bass).
  • Brewster and his brother Willie previously worked together as The Brewster Brothers. They toured for ten years with Carl Story. Brewster also played banjo with Story’s Rambling Mountaineers for several years.
  • 1974, released “Take a Look and Listen” album (Atteiram).
  • 1075, released “The Pinnacle Boys” album (Rounder).
  • 1975, released “The Award-winning Pinnacle Boys” album (Atteiram).
  • 1977, released “I See A Bridge” album (Atteiram).
  • 1978, released “West Bound and Down” album (CMH).
  • 1980, released “High Lonesome Bluegrass” album (CMH).
  • 1997, Brewster, Mathis and Smith reunited to form a new group called The Knoxville Bluegrass Band.