16 greatest hits

Stanley Brothers

Label:Hollywood HCD 133
Release Date:1987
Format:CD
Country:United States

Song Information:

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1. How mountain girls can love2:05
Recording Date:1958-09-30
Composer:Ruby Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4196
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Al Elliot-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; A. Elliot-B
2. I don't want your rambling letters2:25
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:N. Nath-R. Starr-G.C. Redd; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11407
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-g Vernon Derrick-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
3. Train 452:40
Recording Date:1963-08-13
Composer:Ruby Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11675
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-bs
4. There is a trap2:50
Recording Date:1961-07-20
Composer:Bill J. Lindsay; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10912
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Al Elliott-m; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f; George Shuffler-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
5. Mountain dew2:40
Recording Date:1959-09-14
Composer:Scott Wiseman; Tannen, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4339
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; George Shuffler-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; B. Napier-B; G. Shuffler-BS
6. I'm a man of constant sorrow2:34
Recording Date:1959-09-15
Composer:Carter Stanley; Peer, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4350
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; George Shuffler-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-LV/TC; C. Stanley-LC; B. Napier-B; G. Shuffler-BS
7. How far to Little Rock2:36
Recording Date:1959-09-15
Composer:Ruby Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4363
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; George Shuffler-bs
8. Love me darling, just tonight2:13
Recording Date:1958-09-30
Composer:Malone-Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4192
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Carter Stanley-g; Bill Napier-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Al Eliot-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
9. Sunny side of the mountain2:28
Recording Date:1959-09-14
Composer:McAuliff-Gregory; American, ASCAP
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4340
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; George Shuffler-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
10. Stone walls and steel bars2:05
Recording Date:1963-08-14
Composer:R. Pennington-R. Marcum; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11680
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; R. Mayo-B; G. Shuffler-BS
11. Little Maggie2:44
Recording Date:1960-05
Composer:Stanley-York; Starday, BMI
Place:Magnum Studio, Jacksonville, FL
Master:3334
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Audie Webster-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
12. Old love letters2:30
Recording Date:1960-07-11
Composer:Stanley-Bence; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4739
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-lead g/bs; Vernon Derrick-f; George Shuffler-bs/lead g
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
13. Little birdie1:59
Recording Date:1963-01-29
Composer:Wade Mainer; Lonat, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11415
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
14. Shout little Lulie1:52
Recording Date:1963-08-13
Composer:Ralph Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11677
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-bs
15. Next Sunday is my birthday darling2:12
Recording Date:1959-09-14
Composer:Mann-Smith; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4343
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; George Shuffler-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
16. Hills of Roan County4:32
Recording Date:1963-01-29
Composer:Trad.
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11414
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T