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The Flying Burrito Brothers were founded in 1968 by former Byrds members Gram Parsons and Chris Hillman, as well as pianist and bassist Chris Ethridge and pedal steel guitarist Sneaky Pete Kleinow.

“I think Gram did his best work in co-writes,” says Chris Hillman, who wrote a number of classic songs with Gram Parsons while in The Flying Burrito Brothe

The Flying Burrito Brothers pose backstage January 1, 1969 in Los Angeles; (L-R) Pianist/bassist Chris Ethridge, Chris Hillman, Gram Parson (seated), "Sneaky" Pete Kleinow and drummer Michael Clarke.

The Flying Burrito Brothers pose backstage January 1969 in Los Angeles; (L-R) Pianist/bassist Chris Ethridge, Chris Hillman, Gram Parson (seated), "Sneaky" Pete Kleinow and drummer Michael Clarke.

Once and for all…The Fathers of Country Rock.Chris Hillman.Chris Ethridge.Gram Parsons.‘Sneaky’ Pete Kleinow. The Flying Burrito Brothers.

Once and for all& Fathers of Country Rock. The Flying Burrito Brothers.

Flying Burrito Brothers -  Feb 1970 - photo by A&M Records photographer Jim McCrary - (L-R) drums Michael Clarke, bass Chris Hillman, vocal/guitar/keyboard Gram Parsons, pedal steel player 'Sneaky' Pete Kleinow and guitar - Bernie Leadon (later with Eagles)

Flying Burrito Brothers - Feb 1970 - photo by A&M Records photographer Jim McCrary

Image detail for -(L-R) Sneaky Pete Kleinow, Rick Roberts, Chris Hillman, Michael Clarke and Bernie Leadon of the Flying Burrito Brothers pose for a group portrait in 1971 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.  The Flying Burrito Brothers....good Country Rock!!

Image detail for -(L-R) Sneaky Pete Kleinow, Rick Roberts, Chris Hillman, Michael Clarke and Bernie Leadon of the Flying Burrito Brothers pose for a group portrait in 1971 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Flying Burrito Brothers.

The Flying Burrito Brothers (Bernie Leadon, Gram Parsons, Chris Hillman, and Sneaky Pete Kleinow) performing at Queens College in New York, May 21, 1970.

The Flying Burrito Brothers (Bernie Leadon, Gram Parsons, Chris Hillman, and Sneaky Pete Kleinow) performing at Queens College in New York, May

(top L-R)Drummer Michael Clarke, singer Gram Parsons, guitarist Bernie Leadon, (bottom L-R) pedal steel player 'Sneaky' Pete Kleinow and bassist Chris Hillman of the country rock band, The Flying Burrito Brothers

(top L-R)Drummer Michael Clarke, singer Gram Parsons, guitarist Bernie Leadon, (bottom L-R) pedal steel player 'Sneaky' Pete Kleinow and bassist Chris Hillman of the country rock band, The Flying Burrito Brothers

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