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Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Universal Music ?
Release Date:2001
Format:CD
Country:United States

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A-1. 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
A-2. Gotta travel on2:34
Recording Date:1958-12-01
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
A-3. No one but my darlin'2:05
Recording Date:1958-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10517 / 106201
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
A-4. Blue moon of Kentucky
A-5. New mule skinner blues2:09
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-George Vaughn
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2077 / 75810
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-6. Uncle Pen
Composer:Bill Monroe
A-7. Cotton fields2:31
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11820 / 111452
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC; Bobby Joe Lester-B
A-8. Danny boy2:36
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Fred E. Weatherly
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11819 / 111451
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-9. Cripple Creek2:18
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15591 / 121591
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
A-10. The long black veil2:38
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:13373 / 115841
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-11. Fire on the mountain2:01
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12907 / 114775
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-12. In the pines
B-1. River of death2:42
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2257 / 80074
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T; Rudy Lyle-B; Joel Price-BS
B-2. 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
B-3. Boat of love
Recording Date:1950-04-08
Composer:James W. Smith
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2119 / 76142
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T ; Joel Price-B; Birch Monroe-BS
B-4. Little Maggie2:33
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11803 / 111388
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
B-5. Toy heart2:46
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:Lester Flatt-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-6. Live and let live2:40
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11808 / 111393
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-LC
B-7. Shady grove
B-8. Journey's end2:50
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Pappy Stewart-Ernest Tubb
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11821 / 111453
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-9. Bugle call rag2:40
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Elmer Schoebel-Billy Meyers-Jack Pettis
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11823 / 111455
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
B-10. I'm going back to old Kentucky2:56
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:Lester Flatt-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-11. Nine pound hammer2:18
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11807 / 111392
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-12. John Hardy2:41
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11822 / 111454
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-1. Old Joe Clark2:22
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11824 / 111456
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-2. I live in the past2:55
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:13374 / 115842
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-3. Last old dollar2:17
Recording Date:1964-02-03
Composer:Lloyd George-Rollin Sullivan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12814 / 114490
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-4. Log cabin in the lane2:22
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14325 / 118150
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-5. 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
C-6. Never again2:08
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12905 / 114773
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC
C-7. Sally Goodin3:17
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bob Wills-Tommy Duncan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14785 / 119364
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James William Monroe-sb
C-8. I want to go with you3:05
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15330 / 120936
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-T; Roland Joseph White-B
C-9. Is the blue moon still shining3:25
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14837 / 119587
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Vassar Clements-f; James William Monroe-sb
C-10. Lady of the Blue Ridge2:39
Recording Date:1981-02-19
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Music Mill Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11421
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Wayne Lewis-g; Norman Lee Blake-g; Joseph 'Butch' Robins-bj; Larry Sledge-m; Jesse McReynolds-m; Kenny Baker-f; Mark Hembree-sb
C-11. 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
C-12. Precious memories3:16
Recording Date:1958-03-19
Composer:P.D.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10181 / 104729
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Culley Holt-sb; Owen Bradley-organ
Vocals:Edd Mayfield-L; Bill Monroe-T; Kenny Baker-B; Culley Holt-BS