Long running country/bluegrass revivalists Old Crow Medicine Show have announced the departure of Willie Watson from their line up, with former member Critter Fuqua returning to the fold in his place. Here is the band’s statement.
We are happy to announce that one of the original founding member’s, Critter Fuqua, is back in the band. Critter has written and recorded some of Old Crow’s classic songs, including “Take ‘em Away”, “James River Blues”, “Big Time In The Jungle”, and “New Virginia Creeper”.
Old Crow Medicine Show has decided to part ways with Willie Watson. They wish him all the best in his future endeavors.
The band has recorded a new album for ATO Records which will be released in 2012.