Bill Monroe sings country songs with the Blue Grass Boys

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Vocalion VL 3702
Release Date:1964-03
Format:LP
Country:United States

Song Information:

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A-1. 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: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
A-2. The sailor's plea2:36
Recording Date:1951-04-23
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-Elsie McWilliams
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2379 / 80921
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jack Shook-g; Hal Smith-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-3. When the cactus is in bloom2:03
Recording Date:1951-03-29
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2373 / 80793
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Hal Smith-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-4. The little girl and the dreadful snake2:54
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Albert Price
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2785 / 83134
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
A-5. Peach pickin' time in Georgia2:18
Recording Date:1951-04-23
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-Clayton McMichen
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2382 / 80924
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jack Shook-g; Hal Smith-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-6. Used to be2:07
Recording Date:1955-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 9177 / 88683
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Charlie Cline-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Gordon Terry-f; Bessie Lee Maulden-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-1. Out in the cold world2:36
Recording Date:1957-05-15
Composer:Joe Ahr
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 9818 / 102736
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Sandy-g; Don Stover-bj; Joe Stuart-f; Gordon Terry-f; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-2. Close by2:30
Recording Date:1954-06-26
Composer:Bill Monroe-Robert Van Winkle
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3341 / 86567
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Jim Smoak-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Red Taylor-f; Gordon Terry-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-3. New John Henry blues2:29
Recording Date:1954-01-25
Composer:Wilbur Jones
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3207 / 85735
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-4. A lonesome road (to travel)2:40
Recording Date:1957-12-15
Composer:Joe Earl Stuart, Jr.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:10047 / 103939
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Doug Kershaw-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Dale Potter-f; Jimmy Elrod-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-5. When the phone rang3:08
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Joe Hudgins
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10592 / 106539
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Robert Lee Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-6. No one but my darlin'2:05
Recording Date:1958-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10517 / 106201
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Buddy Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L