Going back to old Kentucky : a bluegrass anthology

Various artists

Label:Indigo IGODCD 2535
Release Date:2003
Format:CD
Country:United Kingdom
Barcode:5050361325354
   Discogs.com ID: 3764495

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A-1. Mule skinner bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:37
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Rodgers
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054518-1
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-g; Clyde Moody-m; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-2. 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:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:A. Wooten-L; B. Monroe-T
A-3. Mother's not deadCharlie Monroe & his Kentucky Pardners
Composer:Bill Monroe
Instruments:Charlie Monroe-g;
Vocals:C. Monroe-L
A-4. 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:4354-1
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Elliott Thurman 'Curley' Bradshaw?-g; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Wilene 'Sally Ann' Forrester-ac; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-5. Lonely tombsJ. E. Mainer's Mountaineers
A-6. Heavy traffic aheadBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:51
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4605-1
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Lester Raymond Flatt-g; Earl Eugene Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-7. Going back to old KentuckyHobo Jack (Adkins)
A-8. 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:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Lester Raymond Flatt-g; Earl Eugene Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-9. Little MaggieThe Stanley Brothers 2:19
Recording Date:1947
Composer:Traditional
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:3108
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Leslie Keith-f
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
A-10. Happy Valley specialThe Bailey Brothers
A-11. 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:4613-1
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Lester Raymond Flatt-g; Earl Eugene Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-12. I heard my name on the radioThe King Sacred Quartet
A-13. It's mighty dark to travelBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:52
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4875-1
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Lester Raymond Flatt-g; Earl Eugene Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-14. My Lord keeps a recordCarl Story 2:48
Recording Date:1949-01-22
Composer:Hubert Smith
Place:Unknown
Master:2322-1
Instruments:Carl Story-g; William E. 'Red' Rector-m; David 'Cotton' Galyon-sg; Claude Boone-sb
Vocals:D. Galyon-L; C. Story-T; R. Rector-B; C. Boone-BS
A-15. Your trouble ways keep us apartCarl Sauceman & his Hillbilly Ramblers
A-16. Molly and Tennbrook (the race horse song)The Stanley Brothers 2:25
Recording Date:1948
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WOPI Radio Station, Bristol, VA
Master:9754
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Art Wooten-f
Vocals:P. W. Lambert-L
A-17. My cabin in 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; Malcolm B. 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Jim Shumate-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L
A-18. Bluegrass breakdownBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:18
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4879-2
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-19. The white doveThe Stanley Brothers 3:12
Recording Date:1949-03-01
Composer:C. Stanley; Peer, BMI
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:40507
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Bobby Sumner-f; Jay Hughes-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; P. W. Lambert-HB
A-20. I like the old-time wayShannon Grayson & his Golden Valley Boys
Recording Date:1950-05-03
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3044-4
Instruments:Shannon Grayson-bj; Dewey Price-g; Millard Presley-m; unknown-sg; unknown-sb
Vocals:S. Grayson-L; D. Price-T; M. Presley-B; Harvey Raborn-BS
A-21. Can't you hear me callingBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:48
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:41835-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-sb
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L; B. Monroe-T
A-22. Gathering flowers for the Master's bouquetThe Stanley Brothers 2:48
Recording Date:1949-03-01
Composer:M.D. Baumgardner
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:40508
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Bobby Sumner-f; Jay Hughes-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
A-23. There will be a traffic lightCarl Story & His Rambling Mountaineer Quartet
A-24. I'm on my way to the old homeBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:26
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2080 / 75813
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC
A-25. I'll be going to Heaven sometimeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:32
Recording Date:1949-12-11
Composer:Howard Watts; Peer, BMI
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2666
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS
A-26. Little birdieWade Mainer Trio
A-27. Foggy mountain breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:39
Recording Date:1949-12-11
Composer:Earl Scruggs; Peer, BMI
Place:Cincinnati, OH
Master:2665
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; John Ray 'Curly' Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-1. The angels are singingThe Stanley Brothers 3:00
Recording Date:1949-03-01
Composer:C. Stanley
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:40509
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Bobby Sumner-f; Jay Hughes-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; P. W. Lambert-B
B-2. He will set your fields on fireCarl Story 2:32
Recording Date:1950-04-18
Composer:H. M. Bellew-Mrs. L.L. Brackett
Place:Unknown
Master:7014-2
Instruments:Carl Story-g; William E. 'Red' Rector-m; Claude Boone-sb
Vocals:C. Boone-L; David 'Cotton' Galyon-T; R. Rector-B; C. Story-BS
B-3. Pain in my heartThe Lonesome Pine Fiddlers 2:43
Recording Date:1950-03
Composer:Bob Osborne-Larry Richardson
Place:WHIS Radio Station, Bluefield, WV
Master:232
Instruments:Bobby Osborne-g; Larry Richardson-bj; Ray Morgan-f; Ezra Cline-sb
Vocals:B. Osborne-V; L. Richardson-V
B-4. I'm blue, I'm lonesomeBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:51
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:James B. Smith
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2082 / 75815
Instruments:William Smith '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
B-5. Little white churchMac Wiseman 2:36
Recording Date:1951-05-23
Composer:Eugene Wellman
Place:KWKH Radio Station Studio, Shreveport, LA
Master:8675
Instruments:Malcolm B. 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Ted Mullins-m; Joe Medford-bj; Don Davis-sb; Ralph Mayo-f
Vocals:M. Wiseman-LV/TC; T. Mullins-LC
B-6. Roll in my sweet baby's armsLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:37
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Composer:Charlie Monroe
Place:WDAE Radio Station, Tampa, FL
Master:7062
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; John Ray 'Curly' Seckler-m; Jody Rainwater-m/bs; Benny Sims-f/bs;
Vocals:L. Flatt-LV/TC; C. Seckler-LC/TV; E. Scruggs-B; B. Sims-BS
B-7. She's just a cute thingJimmy Martin & Bob Osborne & the Sunny Mountain Boys 2:44
Recording Date:1951-08-27
Composer:J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI
Place:King Recording Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3237-1
Instruments:Jimmy Martin-g; Robert Van 'Bobby' Osborne-m; Charlie Cline-bj; Curly Ray Cline-f; Ralph 'Little Robert' Guenther-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T; C. Cline-B
B-8. Uncle PenBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:44
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2254 / 80071
Instruments:William Smith '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
B-9. The drunkard's HellThe Stanley Brothers 2:34
Recording Date:1949-11-20
Composer:Arr. C. Stanley
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:41940
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Les Woodie-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; P. W. Lambert-HB
B-10. Florida bluesJim Eanes & the Shenandoah Valley Boys 2:21
Recording Date:1951
Composer:Arthur Smith
Place:Radio Station WPAQ, Mt. Airy, NC
Master:1450
Instruments:Jim Eanes-rg; Hubert Davis-bj; Roy Russell-f; Neely Gilfellen-g; Pee Wee Davis-f; Benny Jarrell-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-11. When I safely reach that other shoreTommy Magness & the Tennessee Buddies 2:34
Recording Date:1951-03-06
Composer:Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:1034
Instruments:Red Smiley-g; Don Reno-bj; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-sg; Tommy Magness-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T; J. Phelps-B; Remus Bell-BS
B-12. Tis sweet to be rememberedMac Wiseman 2:56
Recording Date:1951-05-23
Composer:Mac Wiseman
Place:KWKH Radio Station Studio, Shreveport, LA
Master:8734
Instruments:Malcolm B. 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Ted Mullins-m; Joe Medford-bj; Don Davis-sb; Ralph Mayo-f
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L
B-13. Sunny side of the mountainWilma Lee & Stoney Cooper 2:56
Recording Date:1951-07-13
Composer:H. McAuliffe-B. Gregory
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:46493-1 / NASH 1269
Instruments:Wilma Lee Cooper-g; Stoney Cooper-f; Burkett Howard 'Buck' Graves-db; Joe Stuart-m; Albert Ray 'Ab' Cole-sb; Benjamin 'Tex' Logan-f
Vocals:S. Cooper-L
B-14. Raw hideBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:36
Recording Date:1951-01-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2326 / 80436
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Merle 'Red' Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-15. I'm a man of constant sorrowThe Stanley Brothers 2:54
Recording Date:1950-11-03
Composer:C. Stanley; Peer, BMI
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:4312
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Les Woodie-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
B-16. The girl I left in sunny TennesseeWade Mainer Trio
B-17. Blue eyed darlin'Jimmy Martin & Bob Osborne & the Sunny Mountain Boys 2:17
Recording Date:1951-08-27
Composer:J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI
Place:King Recording Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3238-1
Instruments:Jimmy Martin-g; Bobby Osborne-m; Charlie Cline-bj; Curly Ray Cline-f; Ralph 'Little Robert' Guenther-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T
B-18. Old salty dog bluesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Composer:W. Morris-Z. Morris; BMI
Place:WDAE Radio Station, Tampa, FL
Master:7065
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; John Ray 'Curly' Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-sb
Vocals:B. Sims-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B
B-19. You're drifting awayBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:31
Recording Date:1951-07-06
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2424 / 81273
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Carter Stanley-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Gordon H. Terry-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; B. Monroe-T; R. Lyle-B; G. Terry-BS
B-20. Four walls around meMac Wiseman
Recording Date:1952-01
Composer:Billy Stallard
Place:WHIN Radio Station Studio, Gallatin, TN
Master:5049
Instruments:Malcolm B. 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Rollin 'Oscar' Sullivan-m; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Ernest 'Ernie' Newton-sb; Thomas Lee 'Tommy' Jackson-f
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L
B-21. Little brown handJim Eanes & the Shenandoah Valley Boys 2:24
Recording Date:1952-11-17
Composer:Dickie Morris
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2891 / 83662
Instruments:Jim Eanes-rg; Chester B. 'Chet' Atkins-g; Loren Otis 'Jack' Shook-g; Donald S. 'Don' Davis-sg; Donald 'Don' Slayman-f; Ernest 'Ernie' Newton-sb; Owen Bradley-contractor
Vocals:J. Eanes-L
B-22. Little country preacherTommy Magness & the Tennessee Buddies 2:35
Recording Date:1951-03-06
Composer:Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:1035
Instruments:Red Smiley-g; Don Reno-bj; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-sg; Tommy Magness-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T; J. Phelps-B; Remus Bell-BS
B-23. Earl's breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 3:01
Recording Date:1951-10-24
Composer:Scruggs; Peer
Place:Possibly Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:47113 / NASH 1305?
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Everett Lilly-m; Howdy Forrester-f; Jody Rainwater-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-24. The fields have turned brownThe Stanley Brothers 2:29
Recording Date:1949-11-20
Composer:C. Stanley; Peer, BMI
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:41941
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Les Woodie-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; P. W. Lambert-HB
B-25. Going like wildfireMac Wiseman
B-26. Get down on your knees and prayBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:01
Recording Date:1951-07-06
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2425 / 81275
Instruments:William Smith 'Bill' Monroe-m; Carter Stanley-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Gordon H. Terry-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; B. Monroe-T; R. Lyle-B; G. Terry-BS
B-27. Come back darlingLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:42
Recording Date:1950-11-21
Composer:Flatt; Peer
Place:Possibly Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:4358
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; John Ray 'Curly' Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T