This Johnny Dark brown, never to be confused with others bearing the name like the bluesman Tx Johnny Dark brown, is a Kentucky picker and singer that has performed and recorded with leaders such as for example Dave Evans and his combo Crimson Wing. Some players from Brown’s era had a history in local singles, not merely in bluegrass however in the related styles of nation and rockabilly. There is certainly reason to trust this designer was in charge of an individual entitled “Pity”, even though song title alone might be a conclusion for his hesitance to consider credit. The music, which may be heard on the compilation of White colored Label singles entitled Actual Rockin’ Now, ought to be specifically gratifying for music critics searching for those uncommon songs that may be reviewed by just repeating the name. Some additional ’50s and ’60s singles released beneath the name of Johnny Dark brown are not, nevertheless, the creations of the Kentucky picker but instead had been a concoction of nation performers Carl Cox and Norman McMillan. Tunes by this duo such as for example “Capturing for the Moon” had been issued under both Carl and Norman name and Johnny Dark brown.