Bluegrass bonanza

Various artists

Label:Proper Properbox 29
Release Date:2001
Format:CD
Country:United Kingdom

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B-1. New River trainMonroe Brothers
B-2. On the banks of the OhioMonroe Brothers
B-3. Rosa Lee McFallsCharlie Monroe
B-4. Just a song of old KentuckyMonroe Brothers
B-5. Don't forget meMonroe Brothers
B-6. I'm thinking tonight of the old folksMonroe Brothers
B-7. Weepin' willow treeMonroe Brothers
B-8. No home, no place to pillow my headCharlie Monroe's Boys
B-9. The great speckled birdCharlie Monroe's Boys
B-10. Bringing in the Georgia mailCharlie Monroe
B-11. Once I had a darling motherCharlie Monroe's Boys
B-12. Mother's not dead, she's only sleepingCharlie Monroe's Boys
B-13. Mule skinner bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
Composer:Rodgers
B-14. No letter in the mailBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:37
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Carlisle
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054519-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:C. Moody-L; B. Monroe-T
B-15. Six white horsesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:00
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Moody
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054521-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:C. Moody-L
B-16. Dog house bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:02
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Moody-King-Frank
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054522
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-17. I wonder if you feel the way I doBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:47
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054523-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:C. Moody-L; B. Monroe-T
B-18. Katy HillBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:35
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054524
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-19. Tennessee bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:55
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054525-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-20. Blue yodel no. 7Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:50
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Rodgers
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071072
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-21. Orange Blossom SpecialBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:30
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071074
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:A. Wooten-L; B. Monroe-T
B-22. Honky tonk swingBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Monroe
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071075
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-23. In the pinesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:17
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:McMichen
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071076
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Wesbrooks-L; B. Monroe-T
B-24. Back up and pushBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Trad.
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071077
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-25. Rocky road bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:36
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4354
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Elliott Thurman 'Curley' Bradshaw?-g; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Wilene 'Sally Ann' Forrester-accordion; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-26. Footprints in the snowBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:39
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Arr. Boyd Lane
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4359-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Elliott Thurman 'Curley' Bradshaw?-g; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Wilene 'Sally Ann' Forrester-accordion; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
C-1. Banjo pickin' girlThe Coon Creek Girls
C-2. Little birdieThe Coon Creek Girls
C-3. It's raining here this morningGrandpa Jones
C-4. Going back to the Blue Ridge MountainsDelmore Brothers
C-5. I'm lonesome without youDelmore Brothers
C-6. Will the circle by unbrokenBrown's Ferry Four
C-7. Rattlesnake daddyBailey Brothers
C-8. Happy Valley specialBailey Brothers
C-9. AlabamaBailey Brothers
C-10. John HenryBailey Brothers
C-11. I never will marryBailey Brothers
C-12. Cotton eyed JoeBailey Brothers
C-13. Death is only a dreamStanley Brothers 2:20
Recording Date:1947-06
Composer:Stanley
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:2324
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f; Ray Lambert-bs
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Pee Wee Lambert-T; Ralph Stanley-B; R. Lambert-BS
C-14. I can tell you the timeStanley Brothers 2:07
Recording Date:1947-06
Composer:Stanley
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:2326
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f; Ray Lambert-bs
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Pee Wee Lambert-T; Ralph Stanley-B; R. Lambert-BS
C-15. Mountain dewGrandpa Jones
C-16. Cabin home in CarolineArmstrong Twins
C-17. Three miles south of Cash in ArkansasArmstrong Twins
C-18. Mother no longer waits for meStanley Brothers
C-19. I'm going to make Heaven my homeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:37
Recording Date:1948
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; BMI
Place:WROL Radio Station, Knoxville, TN
Master:2032
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; M. Wiseman-T; E. Scruggs-B; J. Shumate-BS
C-20. Farewell bluesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:26
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Composer:Schoebel-Mares-Roppolo; Mills Music
Place:WDAE Radio Station, Tampa, FL
Master:7064
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
C-21. The jealous loverStanley Brothers 2:12
Recording Date:1947
Composer:Carter Stanley
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:3117
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T
C-22. My cabin in the hills of CarolineLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:35
Recording Date:1948
Composer:Flatt-Scruggs
Place:WROL Radio Station, Knoxville, TN
Master:2034
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Mac Wiseman-g; Jim Shumate-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
C-23. The rambler's bluesStanley Brothers
C-24. Come here soonCurly Fox
C-25. Run MountainJ. E. Mainer
C-26. Baby girlArmstrong Twins
C-27. Let me be your friendStanley Brothers 2:38
Recording Date:1949-03-01
Composer:C. Stanley
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:40513
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Bobby Sumner-f; Jay Hughes-bs
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Pee Wee Lambert-T
C-28. Beautiful brown eyesBailey Brothers
C-29. Arkansas specialArmstrong Twins
C-30. Uncle Eph's got the coonGrandpa Jones
D-1. Blue moon of KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:03
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4607-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-2. Toy heartBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:46
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4608-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
D-3. Blue yodel no. 4Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:06
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4612-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-4. Will you be loving another manBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:53
Recording Date:1946-09-17
Composer:Bill Monroe-Lester Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4613
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
D-5. The girl behind the barStanley Brothers 2:15
Recording Date:1947-06
Composer:Carter Stanley
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:2330
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f; Ray Lambert-bs
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T
D-6. The little glass of wineStanley Brothers
D-7. My rose of old KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:57
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Composer:B. Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4878-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-8. Bluegrass breakdownBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:18
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4879-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-9. Sweetheart you done me wrongBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:35
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Lester Flatt-Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4880-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
D-10. When you are lonelyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:43
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe-Lester Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4886
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
D-11. Little MaggieStanley Brothers
D-12. Old RattlerGrandpa Jones
D-13. Molly and TenbrooksStanley Brothers
D-14. Blue grass stompBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:00
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:41837-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Malcolm 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-15. The girl in the blue velvet bandBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:12
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Cliff Carlisle-Mel Foree
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:41838-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Malcolm 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Jack Thompson-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-16. We'll meet again sweetheartLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:41
Recording Date:1948
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; Peer, BMI
Place:WROL Radio Station, Knoxville, TN
Master:2033
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Mac Wiseman-g; Jim Shumate-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; M. Wiseman-T
D-17. Our darling's goneStanley Brothers 2:12
Recording Date:1947
Composer:Carter Stanley
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:4114
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T
D-18. Is it too late?Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:36
Recording Date:1949-12-11
Composer:Lester Flatt; Peer
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2664
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
D-19. Poor Ellen SmithMolly O'Day & the Cumberland Mountain Folks
D-20. So happy I'll beLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:28
Recording Date:1949-12-11
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; BMI
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2667
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS
D-21. God loves His childrenLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:39
Recording Date:1948
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; BMI
Place:WROL Radio Station, Knoxville, TN
Master:2031
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; M. Wiseman-T; E. Scruggs-B; J. Shumate-BS
D-22. Baby blue eyesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:57
Recording Date:1949-04
Composer:Jim Eanes; Atlantic Music, BMI
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2607
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Seckler-m; Art Wooten-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
D-24. New mule skinner bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-George Vaughn
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2077 / 75810
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-24. Why don't you tell me soLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:39
Recording Date:1949-04
Composer:Lester Flatt; Peer, BMI
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2610
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Seckler-m; Art Wooten-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
D-25. Uncle PenBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:42
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2254 / 80071
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Merle 'Red' Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC; J. Price-B
D-26. My little girl in TennesseeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:40
Recording Date:1949-12-11
Composer:Lester Flatt; Peer
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2668
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
D-27. I'll never shed another tearLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
D-28. Foggy Mountain breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:20
Recording Date:1965-09-03
Composer:E. Scruggs; Peer
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:82901
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Joe Zinkan-bs; Grady Martin-g; Charlie R. McCoy-harmonica
D-29. I'm blue and I'm lonesomeBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:47
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:James B. Smith
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2082 / 75815
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-TV/LC; J. Martin-LV