Tis sweet to be remembered : The essential Flatt & Scruggs

Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys

Label:Legacy Recordings CK 64877
Release Date:1997-01-28
Format:CD
Country:United States

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1-1. Come back darling
Recording Date:1950-11-21
Composer:Flatt; Peer
Place:Possibly Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:4358
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
1-2. I'm head over heels in love
Recording Date:1950-11-21
Composer:L. Flatt; Peer
Place:Possibly Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:4359
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
1-3. I'm workin' on a road (to glory land)
Recording Date:1951-05-09
Composer:L. Flatt; Peer
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:45915
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Everett Lilly-m; Chubby Wise-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; E. Lilly-T; E. Scruggs-B; J. Rainwater-BS
1-4. Tis sweet to be remembered
Recording Date:1951-10-24
Composer:M. Wiseman; Dot
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:47111
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Everett Lilly-m; Howdy Forrester-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; E. Lilly-T
1-5. Earl's breakdown
Recording Date:1951-10-24
Composer:Scruggs; Peer
Place:Possibly Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:47113
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Everett Lilly-m; Howdy Forrester-f; Jody Rainwater-bs
1-6. Flint Hill special
Recording Date:1952-11-09
Composer:E. Scruggs; Peer, BMI
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:48536
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Jody Rainwater-bs
1-7. Foggy Mountain chimes
Recording Date:1953-08-29
Composer:Scruggs; Peer
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:49893
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Louis T. Innis-g; Curly Seckler-m; Benny Martin-f; Bob Moore-bs
1-8. That old book of mine
Recording Date:1953-08-30
Composer:Seckler; Driftwood
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:49900
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g/bj; Louis T. Innis-g; Curly Seckler-m; Benny Martin-f; Bob Moore-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
1-9. Til the end of the world rolls round
Recording Date:1954-05-19
Composer:Newton Thomas; Driftwood
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:51593
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Louis T. Innis-g; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
1-10. Foggy mountain special
Recording Date:1954-05-19
Composer:Certain-Stacy; Driftwood
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:51596
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Louis T. Innis-g; Curly Seckler-m; Chubby Wise-f; Jake Tullock-bs
1-11. Randy Lynn rag
Recording Date:1955-09-02
Composer:Scruggs; Peer
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:54000
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Jack Shook-g; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Ernie Newton-bs
1-12. Shuckin' the corn
Recording Date:1957-01-27
Composer:B. Graves-L. Certain-G. Stacey; Golden West
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:57363
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Ray Edenton-g; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Howard Watts-bs
1-13. Don't let your deal go down
Recording Date:1957-03-24
Composer:J. Organ-L. Certain-G. Stacey-W. Walker; Cedarwood
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:57745
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Roy Huskey, Jr.-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
1-14. I'll never shed another tear
Recording Date:1957-07-11
Composer:L. Flatt; Peer
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:58495
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Hylo Brown-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T
1-15. Big black train
Recording Date:1958-01-14
Composer:S. Johnson; Cedarwood
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:60130
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Ike Inman-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
1-16. Crying my heart over you
Recording Date:1959-01-23
Composer:C. Butler-G. Sherry-L. Certain-G. Stacey; Cedarwoo
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:62209
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curley Lambert-g; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Lambert-T; E. Scruggs-B
1-17. Cabin in the hills
Recording Date:1959-04-05
Composer:B.L. Shook; Shook
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:60235
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Jake Tullock-g; Hylo Brown-g; Buck Graves-db; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Lambert-T; E. Scruggs-B; J. Tullock-HB; Culley Holt & Paul Warren-BS
2-1. Polka on a banjo
Recording Date:1960-04-24
Composer:L. Luallen-R. Tillman-G. William; Sure-Fire
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:64898
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; Murrey Harman, Jr.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B
2-2. Just ain't
Recording Date:1961-05-23
Composer:H. Willis-G. Willis; Pamper
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:67399
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Curly Seckler-m; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; Maybelle Carter-autoharp
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-HB; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-3. Go home
Recording Date:1961-05-23
Composer:O. Wheeler; Four Star
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:67402
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; Maybelle Carter-autoharp
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-4. The legend of the Johnson Boys
Recording Date:1962-03-18
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; Peer
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:69940
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; John W. Greubel-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-5. The ballad of Jed Clampett2:03
Recording Date:1962-09-24
Composer:P. Henning; Carolintone
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:76911
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; Murrey Harman, Jr.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
2-6. New York town
Recording Date:1962-10-21
Composer:W. Guthrie; Ludlow
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:77069
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; William P. Ackerman-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-7. Pearl, Pearl, Pearl
Recording Date:1963-02-25
Composer:P. Henning; Carolintone
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:77995
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Billy E. Powers-g; Kenny Haddock-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs; Buddy Harman-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
2-8. My Saro Jane
Recording Date:1963-11-27
Composer:L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; Peer
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80071
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Billy E. Powers-g; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-HB; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-9. I'm troubled
Recording Date:1963-11-27
Composer:A.D. Watson; Stormking
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80070
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Billy E. Powers-g; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs
2-10. You are my flower
Recording Date:1963-11-27
Composer:A.P. Carter; Peer
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80074
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g; Billy E. Powers-g; Buck Graves-db; Paul Warren-f; Jake Tullock-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
2-11. Petticoat Junction2:30
Recording Date:1964-01-17
Composer:P. Henning-C. Massey; Carolintone
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80123
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs; Billy E. Powers-g; Murrey Harman, Jr.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; unidentified female
2-12. Workin' it out
Recording Date:1964-06-03
Composer:S. Silverstein-W. Raim; Melody Trails
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80622
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-12 string g; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs; Monroe Fields-m
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-T; P. Warren-B
2-13. I still miss someone
Recording Date:1964-12-15
Composer:J. Cash-R. Cash, Jr.; Southwind
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:80900
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs; Charlie R. McCoy-harmonica
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Graves-T; E. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-14. Nashville cats
Recording Date:1967-02-01
Composer:J. Sebastian; Faithful Virtue
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:120391
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Howard G. "Johnny" Johnson-g; Grady Martin-g; Buck Graves-db; Roy Huskey, Jr.-bs; Charlie McCoy-harmonica; Murrey Harman, Jr.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-T; P. Warren-B
2-15. California up tight band
Recording Date:1967-05-15
Composer:T. T. Hall; Newkeys
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:120222
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Howard G. "Johnny" Johnson-g; Gary Scruggs-g; Grady Martin-g; Buck Graves-db; Bob Moore-bs; Charlie McCoy-harmonica; Murrey Harman, Jr.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-T; P. Warren-B
2-16. Down in the flood
Recording Date:1967-09-26
Composer:B. Dylan; Dwarf
Place:Columbia Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:120300
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Randy Scruggs-g; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs; Charlie McCoy-harmonica; Unknown.-drums
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; J. Tullock-T; G. Scruggs-B; P. Warren-BS
2-17. Foggy Mountain breakdown
Recording Date:1967-10-20
Composer:Scruggs; Peer
Place:Columbia Studio A, Nashville, TN
Master:120947
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Paul Warren-f; Randy Scruggs-g; Buck Graves-db; Jake Tullock-bs; Charlie McCoy-harmonica; Unknown.-drums