Bluegrass bonanza

Various artists

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

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2-1. New River trainMonroe Brothers
2-2. On the banks of the OhioMonroe Brothers
2-3. Rosa Lee McFallsCharlie Monroe
2-4. Just a song of old KentuckyMonroe Brothers
2-5. Don't forget meMonroe Brothers
2-6. I'm thinking tonight of the old folksMonroe Brothers
2-7. Weepin' willow treeMonroe Brothers
2-8. No home, no place to pillow my headCharlie Monroe's Boys
2-9. The great speckled birdCharlie Monroe's Boys
2-10. Bringing in the Georgia mailCharlie Monroe
2-11. Once I had a darling motherCharlie Monroe's Boys
2-12. Mother's not dead, she's only sleepingCharlie Monroe's Boys
2-13. Mule skinner bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
Composer:Rodgers
2-14. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:C. Moody-L; B. Monroe-T
2-15. Six white horsesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:00
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Moody
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054521
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:C. Moody-L
2-16. 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
2-17. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:C. Moody-L; B. Monroe-T
2-18. 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 Westbrook-bs
2-19. Tennessee bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:55
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054525
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
2-20. 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 Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-21. 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 Westbrook-bs
2-22. 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; Art Wooten-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
2-23. 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 Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Westbrook-L; B. Monroe-T
2-24. Back up and pushBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071077
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Westbrook-bs
2-25. 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; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-26. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-1. Banjo pickin' girlThe Coon Creek Girls
3-2. Little birdieThe Coon Creek Girls
3-3. It's raining here this morningGrandpa Jones
3-4. Going back to the Blue Ridge MountainsDelmore Brothers
3-5. I'm lonesome without youDelmore Brothers
3-6. Will the circle by unbrokenBrown's Ferry Four
3-7. Rattlesnake daddyBailey Brothers
3-8. Happy Valley specialBailey Brothers
3-9. AlabamaBailey Brothers
3-10. John HenryBailey Brothers
3-11. I never will marryBailey Brothers
3-12. Cotton eyed JoeBailey Brothers
3-13. Death is only a dreamStanley Brothers 2:20
Recording Date:1947
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:C. Stanley-L; P.W. Lambert-T; R. Stanley-B; R. Lambert-BS
3-14. I can tell you the timeStanley Brothers 2:07
Recording Date:1947
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:C. Stanley-L; P.W. Lambert-T; R. Stanley-B; R. Lambert-BS
3-15. Mountain dewGrandpa Jones
3-16. Cabin home in CarolineArmstrong Twins
3-17. Three miles south of Cash in ArkansasArmstrong Twins
3-18. Mother no longer waits for meStanley Brothers
3-19. 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
3-20. 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
3-21. 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:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
3-22. 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
3-23. The rambler's bluesStanley Brothers
3-24. Come here soonCurly Fox
3-25. Run MountainJ. E. Mainer
3-26. Baby girlArmstrong Twins
3-27. 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:C. Stanley-L; P.W. Lambert-T
3-28. Beautiful brown eyesBailey Brothers
3-29. Arkansas specialArmstrong Twins
3-30. Uncle Eph's got the coonGrandpa Jones
4-1. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-2. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
4-3. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-4. Will you be loving another manBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:53
Recording Date:1946-09-17
Composer:Monroe-Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4613
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
4-5. The girl behind the barStanley Brothers 2:15
Recording Date:1947
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:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
4-6. The little glass of wineStanley Brothers
4-7. My rose of old KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:57
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:B. Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4878
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-8. Bluegrass breakdownBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:18
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4879
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
4-9. 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
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
4-10. When you are lonelyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:43
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Monroe-Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4886
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
4-11. Little MaggieStanley Brothers
4-12. Old RattlerGrandpa Jones
4-13. Molly and TenbrooksStanley Brothers
4-14. Blue grass stompBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:00
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:CO 41837
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
4-15. 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:CO 41838
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-16. 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
4-17. 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:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
4-18. 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
4-19. Poor Ellen SmithMolly O'Day & the Cumberland Mountain Folks
4-20. 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
4-21. 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
4-22. 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
4-24. 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:NA 2077 / 75810
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-24. 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
4-25. 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:NA 2254 / 80071
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Red Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC; J. Price-B
4-26. 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
4-27. I'll never shed another tearLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
4-28. 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
4-29. 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:NA 2082 / 75815
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-TV/LC; J. Martin-LV