Area Code 615 - Yes it's what you think it is

Made up of mainly session musicians, Area Code 615 made perfectly palatable country rock for a short while. It resulted in two albums.

How did Area Code 615 get the band name - Vintage telephonePart of the ensemble was involved in the musical accompaniment that can be heard on such major Dylan albums as Blonde and Nashville Skyline.

The band name simply is the area code of the telephone region where the band was active: at that time area code 615 covered Tennessee's middle and eastern parts.

Area Code 615 acquired some fame after British music TV show The Old Grey Whistle Test had ordered its signature tune from the band.

Active: 1969-1971, USA
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