Blazing bluegrass

Various artists

Label:Proper PR 95
Release Date:2005-10-11
Format:CD
Country:United Kingdom

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A-1. The coupon songBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:55
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071073
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Wesbrooks-L
A-2. Were you thereBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:50
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12437 / 113298
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-3. True life bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:50
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4356
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:T. Willis-L; B. Monroe- T
A-4. Goodbye old palBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
A-5. Blue grass specialBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:26
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4360-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Elliott Thurman 'Curley' Bradshaw?-g; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Wilene 'Sally Ann' Forrester-accordion; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-6. Mansions for meBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:16
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4610-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-7. Shine, hallelujah, shineBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:34
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4888-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; Earl Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS
A-8. Summertime is past and goneBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:55
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4609
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; H. Watts-BS
A-9. Wicked path of sinBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:41
Recording Date:1946-09-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4616
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; Earl Scruggs-B; Birch Monroe-BS
A-10. Little cabin home on the hillBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:59
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe-Lester Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4877-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-11. That home aboveBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:50
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4882
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; Earl Scruggs-BV; H. Watts-BSV/BC
A-12. I'm going back to KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:56
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4874
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-13. It's mighty dark to travelBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:53
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4875-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-14. Blue grass breakdownBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:40
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4879-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-15. The old cross roadBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:42
Recording Date:1947-10-27
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4881-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-16. Remember the crossBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:03
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe-Howard Watts
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4883-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; Earl Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS
A-17. Molly and TenbrooksBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
A-18. Heavy traffic aheadBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:52
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4605-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-19. Toy heartBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:46
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4608-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-20. Can't you hear me callingBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
A-21. Travelin' this lonesome roadBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:25
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:41836
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Malcolm 'Mac' Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L; B. Monroe-T
A-22. Alabama waltzBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:25
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2081 / 75814
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-23. I'm blue, 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:2082 / 75815
Instruments: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
A-24. Ya'll comeBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:10
Recording Date:1954-01-08
Composer:Arlie Duff
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3215 / 85698
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-T; unidentified chorus
A-25. Blue moon of KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys
B-1. Tis sweet to be rememberedLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-2. Earl's breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-3. I'm gonna settle downLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-4. I'm lonesome and blueLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-5. Over the hills to the poorhouseLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-6. My darling's last goodbyeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-7. Get in line brotherLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-8. Brother, I'm getting ready to goLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-9. Why did you wanderLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-10. Flint Hill specialLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-11. Thinking about youLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-12. If I should wander back to youLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-13. Dim lights, thick smokeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-14. Dear old DixieLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-15. I'll go steppin' tooLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-16. I'd rather be aloneLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-17. Foggy Mountain chimesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-18. Someone took my place with youLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-19. Mother prays loud in her sleepLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-20. Be ready for tomorrow may never comeLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-21. Reunion in HeavenLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-22. Til the end of the world rolls alongLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-23. You're not a drop in the bucketLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-24. Don't this road look rough and rockyLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
B-25. Foggy Mountain SpecialLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
C-1. Gathering flowers for the Master's bouquetStanley Brothers
C-2. The fields have turned brownStanley Brothers
C-3. Hey hey heyStanley Brothers
C-4. Pretty PollyStanley Brothers
C-5. The lonesome riverStanley Brothers 2:40
Recording Date:1950-11-03
Composer:Carter Stanley; Peer, BMI
Place:Castle Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:4311
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Pee Wee Lambert-m; Les Woodie-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T; Pee Wee Lambert-B
C-6. Sweetest loveStanley Brothers
C-7. The wandering boyStanley Brothers
C-8. The little girl and the dreadful snakeStanley Brothers
C-9. Little glass of wineStanley Brothers
C-10. Are you waiting just for meStanley Brothers 2:18
Recording Date:1952-06
Composer:Ernest Tubb
Place:Radio Station WLSI, Pikeville, KY
Master:1446
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; James Lee "Jim" Williams-m; Arthur Sturgil "Art" Stamper-f
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T
C-11. Little birdieStanley Brothers
C-12. Say won't you be mineStanley Brothers
C-13. This weary heart you stole awayStanley Brothers
C-14. I'm lonesome without youStanley Brothers
C-15. Our last goodbyeStanley Brothers
C-16. Poison liesStanley Brothers
C-17. Dickson County breakdownStanley Brothers
C-18. I long to see the old folksStanley Brothers
C-19. A voice from on highStanley Brothers
C-20. Memories of motherStanley Brothers
C-21. Could you love me (one more time)Stanley Brothers
C-22. I just got wiseStanley Brothers
C-23. Harbor of loveStanley Brothers
C-24. Blue moon of KentuckyStanley Brothers
C-25. Calling from HeavenStanley Brothers 2:15
Recording Date:1954-08-29
Place:Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:7634
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Joe Meadows-f; Bill Lowe-m; Charlie Cline-g; Lightnin' Chance-sb
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Ralph Stanley-T; Bill Lowe-B; Joe Meadows-BS
D-1. Story of the Knoxville girlBlue Sky Boys
D-2. In the hills of Roane CountyBlue Sky Boys
D-3. Little birdieWade Mainer & the Mountaineers
D-4. The girl I left in sunny TennesseeWade Mainer Trio
D-5. Lonely tombsJ. E. Mainer's Mountaineers
D-6. Have you forgottenBailey Brothers
D-7. Beautiful brown eyesBailey Brothers
D-8. Heart's hall of fameBailey Brothers
D-9. When I safely reach the other shoreTommy Magness
D-10. Little country preacherTommy Magness
D-11. Crazy finger bluesDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:48
Recording Date:1952-01-15
Composer:Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3348
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Chuck Haney-m; Gopher Addis-f; Jay Haney-bs
D-12. I'm gone, long goneDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:24
Recording Date:1952-01-15
Composer:Don Reno-Red Smiley
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3345
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Chuck Haney-m; Gopher Addis-f; Jay Haney-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T
D-13. I'm the talk of the townDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:45
Recording Date:1953-01-30
Composer:Don Reno
Place:WBT Radio Station, Charlotte, NC
Master:3544
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Red Rector-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Tommy Faile-bs; Nelson Benton-drums
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T
D-14. There's another baby waiting for me down the lineDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:30
Recording Date:1952-01-15
Composer:Don Reno-Red Smiley
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3343
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Chuck Haney-m; Gopher Addis-f; Jay Haney-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T
D-15. Tennessee Cut-Up breakdownDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:24
Recording Date:1952-01-15
Composer:Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3347
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Chuck Haney-m; Gopher Addis-f; Jay Haney-bs
D-16. I'll wash your love from my heartJim & Jesse and the Virginia Boys
D-17. Air Mail SpecialJim & Jesse and the Virginia Boys
D-18. Doin' my timeJimmie Skinner
D-19. Ready to go homeJimmie Skinner
D-20. Can't live with 'emMattie, Martha & Minnie
D-21. Wiggle worm wiggleJim Eanes
D-22. Ridin' the wavesShenandoah Valley Boys
D-23. My lonely heartJimmy Martin & the Sunny Mountain Boys
D-24. She's just a cute thingJimmy Martin & the Osborne Brothers
D-25. Blue eyed darlingJimmy Martin & the Osborne Brothers
D-26. Save it, save itJimmy Martin & the Osborne Brothers
D-27. It won't be longHodges Brothers
D-28. Banjo twistThe McCormick Brothers