Constant sorrow : bluegrass from root to flower : four decades of vintage bluegrass and old-timey

Various artists

Label:Fantastic Voyage FVTD 073
Release Date:2010-10-18
Format:CD
Country:United Kingdom

Song Information:

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A-14. Seven and a halfJ. E. Mainer's Mountaineers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-15. New River TrainThe Monroe Brothers
A-16. Short life and it's troubleWade Mainer & Zeke Morris
A-19. I won't be worriedWade Mainer & the Sons of the Mountaineers
A-21. Let me be your salty dogThe Morris Brothers
A-22. Footprints in the snowCliff Carlisle's Buckle Busters
A-23. Blue Ridge Mountain bluesJ. E. Mainer's Mountaineers
A-25. Orange Blossom SpecialThe Rouse Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-26. Dog house bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:06
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Moody-King-Frank
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054522
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-1. Cryin' holy unto my LordBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054520
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L; B. Wesbrooks-T; T. Magness-B; C. Moody-BS
B-2. C & NW Railroad bluesByron Parker & his Mountaineers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-3. Tennessee bluesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:55
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054525-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-4. Loving you too wellRoy Hall & his Blue Ridge Entertainers
B-5. Six white horsesBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:00
Recording Date:1940-10-07
Composer:Moody
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:054521-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Clyde Moody-g; Tommy Magness-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:C. Moody-L
B-6. Blue yodel #7 (Anniversary blue yodel)Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:50
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071072
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-7. Polecat bluesRoy Hall & his Blue Ridge Entertainers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-8. Back up and pushBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:27
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071077
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-9. Going back to old KentuckyHobo Jack (Adkins)
B-10. Ida RedDella Mae
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-11. Gonna lay down my old guitarByron Parker & his Mountaineers
B-12. Rattlesnake daddyThe Bailey Brothers
B-13. Little MaggieThe Stanley Brothers & Clinch Mountain Boys
B-14. Let me be your friendThe Stanley Brothers & Clinch Mountain Boys
B-15. Pretty PollyThe Stanley Brothers & Clinch Mountain Boys
B-16. Doin' my timeJimmie Skinner
B-17. Hey! Hey! Hey!The Stanley Brothers & Clinch Mountain Boys
B-18. Five string banjo boogieGrandpa Jones
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-19. Don't forget meThe Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
B-20. I'm on my way to the old homeSonny Osborne 2:43
Recording Date:1953-08
Place:Gateway Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:8316
Instruments:Sonny Osborne-bj; Enos Johnson-g; Bobby Osborne-m; Billy Thomas-f; Smokey Ward-sb
Vocals:B. Osborne-LV/TC; S. Osborne-LC
B-21. Pain in my heartThe Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
B-22. Long time, no seeFrank Hunter & his Black Mountain Boys
B-23. Leave well enough aloneFrank Wakefield & Buster Turner
B-24. Roll on bluesConnie & Babe & the Black Mountain Boys
B-25. Blue yodel #1 (T for Texas)Jim Eanes & the Shenandoah Valley Boys 2:19
Recording Date:1951-11
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Radio Station WPAQ, Mt. Airy, NC
Master:1351
Instruments:Jim Eanes-rhythm g; Hubert Davis-bj; Roy Russell-f; Neely Gilfillian-g; Pee Wee Davis-f; Benny Jarrell-sb
Vocals:J. Eanes-L; N. Gilfillian-T; R. Russell-B; J. Johnson-B
C-1. Shake, rattle and rollCarl Butler and the Lonesome Pine Boys
C-2. Holston Valley breakdownRonnie Knittel & the Holston Valley Ramblers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-3. I'll fly awayJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys
C-4. Blue Bonnet LaneThe Colwell Brothers
C-5. Florida bluesJim Eanes & the Shenandoah Valley Boys 2:21
Recording Date:1951-11
Place:Radio Station WPAQ, Mt. Airy, NC
Master:1450
Instruments:Jim Eanes-rhythm g; Hubert Davis-bj; Roy Russell-f; Neely Gilfillian-g; Pee Wee Davis-f; Benny Jarrell-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-6. Dirty dishes bluesThe Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
C-7. Radio boogieL. C. Smith & Ralph Mayo & the Southern Mountain Boys
C-8. Crazy bluesMac Wiseman & the Country Boys
C-9. Lonesome pine breakdownThe Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-10. Air mail specialJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys
C-11. Red hen boogieThe McCormick Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-12. Too hot to handleJimmie Skinner
C-13. Jesse JamesToby Stroud & the Blue Mountain Boys
C-14. CNR specialThe McCormick Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-15. Angel bandThe Stanley Brothers & Clinch Mountain Boys
C-16. Billy goat boogieThe McCormick Brothers
C-17. Feudin' banjosArthur Smith & Don Reno
Composer:A. Smith; Combine Music Corp., BMI
Vocals:(Instrumental)