The best of Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:MCA MCF 2696
Release Date:1975
Format:LP
Country:United Kingdom

Song Information:

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A-1. Mule skinner blues
Composer:Rodgers
A-2. Devil's dream2:25
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12435 / 113296
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
A-3. Walking in Jerusalem (just like John)
A-4. Roanoke2:36
Recording Date:1954-12-31
Composer:Joe Ahr
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3416 / 87245
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Hubert Davis-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Ernie Newton-bs
A-5. I'm travelling on and on
Composer:Bill Monroe
A-6. Blue moon of Kentucky
A-7. I saw the light2:27
Recording Date:1958-02-25
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10163 / 104726
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:E. Mayfield-L; B. Monroe-T; K. Baker-B; G. Terry-BS
A-8. Get up John2:08
Recording Date:1953-11-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3180 / 85546
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
A-9. McKinley's march
Recording Date:1970-01-19
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15898 / 122426
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
A-10. Whitehouse blues2:13
Recording Date:1954-01-25
Composer:Wilbur Jones
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3208 / 85736
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-1. Uncle Pen
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-2. Rawhide
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-3. Footprints in the snow
B-4. I'm going back to old Kentucky
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-5. Kentucky mandolin3:03
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14839 / 119589
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Benny Williams-f; James Monroe-bs
B-6. Molly and Tenbrooks
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-7. I'm working on a building2:45
Recording Date:1954-01-25
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3236 / 85751
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC; C. Cline-B; M. Estes-BS
B-8. My little Georgia rose
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-9. Don't put off 'til tomorrow2:37
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Bill Monroe-Pete Pyle
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2787 / 83136
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-10. I'm on my way back to the old home2:26
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2080 / 75813
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC