Gotta travel on : an introduction to Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:MCA MCLD 19403
Release Date:2003
Format:CD
Country:United States

Song Information:

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1. My sweet blue-eyed darlin'2:46
Recording Date:1982-12-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Burns Station Sound, Burns, TN
Master:13875
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Wayne Lewis-g; Dale Sellers-g; Ricky Skaggs-g; Blake Williams-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Mark Hembree-sb
Vocals:Ricky Skaggs-L; Bill Monroe-T
2. Gotta travel on2:32
Recording Date:1958-12-01
Composer:Paul Clayton
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10516 / 106200
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington?-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
3. Scotland1:50
Recording Date:1958-04-08
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10222 / 104836
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bobby Hicks-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
4. Cryin' holy unto the Lord
Recording Date:1990-07-24
Composer:Trad.
Place:Reflections, Nashville, TN
Master:35222
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-L; Bill Monroe-T; Blake Williams-B; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-BS
5. I'm blue, I'm lonesome2:47
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:Bill Monroe-TV/LC; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-LV
6. I'm on my way to the old home2:26
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2080 / 75813
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-LC
7. Uncle Pen2:42
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:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-LC; Joel Price-B
8. Rawhide2:32
Recording Date:1951-01-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2326 / 80436
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Merle 'Red' Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
9. On and on2:44
Recording Date:1954-01-07
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3205 / 85733
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T; Charlie Cline-B
10. White House blues2:13
Recording Date:1954-01-07
Composer:Wilbur Jones
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3208 / 85736
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
11. Wheel hoss2:20
Recording Date:1954-12-31
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3413 / 87242
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Hubert Davis-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Bobby Hicks-f; Ernie Newton-sb
12. Roanoke2:40
Recording Date:1954-12-31
Composer:Joe Ahr
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3416 / 87245
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Hubert Davis-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Bobby Hicks-f; Ernie Newton-sb
13. Blue moon of Kentucky2:42
Recording Date:1955-01-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Grand Ole Opry's NBC Prince Albert Show, Nashville
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps?-g; unknown-bj; Bobby Hicks?-f; Charlie Cline?-f; unknown-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
14. A good woman's love2:22
Recording Date:1957-05-14
Composer:Cy Coben
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:9815-11 / 102733
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Don Stover-bj; Thomas Lee 'Tommy' Jackson-f; Gordon Terry-f; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
15. Big Mon2:15
Recording Date:1958-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10518-5 / 106209
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
16. Lonesome road blues2:29
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11344 / 109923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
17. I'm going back to old Kentucky2:23
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11804 / 111389
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Norman 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
18. Big Sandy River2:20
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe-Kenny Baker
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12257 / 112859
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
19. Kentucky mandolin3:02
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14839 / 119589
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; James William Monroe-sb
20. With body and soul3:05
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15593 / 121593
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
21. Kentucky waltz3:06
Recording Date:1970-12-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:16262 / 123259
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Robert C. 'Bobby' Thompson-bj; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Kenny Baker-f; Gordon Terry-f
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
22. Southern flavor3:18
Recording Date:1988-01-04
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Sound Stage Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:25361
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Hicks-f; Mike Feagan-f; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-sb
23. Fiddler roll call / Down yonder
Recording Date:1973-06-17
Composer:P.D.
Place:7th annual Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, IN
Master:17240
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Robert 'Bob' Fowler-g; Jack Hicks-bj; Kenny Baker, Jim Brock, Lonnie Pierce, Ralph 'Joe' Meadows, Randall Collins, Arnold 'Buck' Ryan, Gordon Terry-f; Howard 'Howdy' Forrester, Tex Logan, Curley Ray Cline, Paul Warren, Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Guy Stevenson-sb
24. I'm working on a building2:41
Recording Date:1954-01-14
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3236 / 85751
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-LC; Charlie Cline-B; Milton Estes-BS
25. My last days on Earth4:38
Recording Date:1981-02-19
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Music Mill Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11422
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Norman Lee Blake-g; Mark Hembree-sb; Sheldon Kurland Strings: Carl Gorodetzky, George Binkley III, Marvin D. Chantry, Roy Christensen, Conni L. Ellisor, Dennis W. Molchan
Vocals:Arlene Hardin, Curtis Young, Cindy Nelson-background V