Sweeter than the flowers

Stanley Brothers

Label:Nashville CD 2046
Release Date:2008
Format:CD
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:2008-09

Song Information:

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1. Sweeter than the flowers3:16
Recording Date:1959-09-14
Composer:Rouse-Burns-Mann; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4345
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
2. Rollin' on rubber wheels2:56
Recording Date:1964-07-16
Composer:Carter Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11953
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Earl Taylor-m/harmonica; George Shuffler-g; Art Stamper-f; Vernon McIntyre-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
3. 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
4. Standing room only2:07
Recording Date:1963-08-14
Composer:R. Pennington; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11681
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
5. Old Rattler2:05
Recording Date:1959-09-15
Composer:Trad.
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4349
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. Next Sunday darling is my birthday2:12
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
7. 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
8. Still trying to get to Little Rock2:42
Recording Date:1961-09-22
Composer:Ralph Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10974
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f/bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-V; R. Stanley-V
9. Old and in the way2:16
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:Carter Stanley-Ralph Mayo; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11413
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; C. Lambert-B
10. Prayer of a truck driver's son3:10
Recording Date:1965-09-20
Composer:C. Stanley-R. Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:12068
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B