The high, lonesome sound of Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Decca DL 4780
Release Date:1966-08
Format:LP
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1966-07

Song Information:

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A-1. My little Georgia rose2:41
Recording Date:1954-06-26
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3342 / 86568
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
A-2. Letter from my darlin'3:05
Recording Date:1951-01-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2324 / 80434
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Red Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
A-3. Memories of mother and dad2:54
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Albert Price
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2784 / 83133
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
A-4. Highway of sorrow2:20
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Bill Monroe-Pete Pyle
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12800 / 114412
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-5. On the old Kentucky shore3:10
Recording Date:1951-01-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2325 / 80435
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Red Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
A-6. On and on2:44
Recording Date:1954-01-25
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3205 / 85733
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T; C. Cline-B
B-1. My dying bed2:46
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Albert Price
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2788 / 83137
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
B-2. Memories of you2:57
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:James B. Smith
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2079 / 75812
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Monroe-T
B-3. Whitehouse blues2:09
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-4. Sugar coated love2:22
Recording Date:1951-07-06
Composer:Audrey Butler
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2422 / 81272
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carter Stanley-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Gordon Terry-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; B. Monroe-T
B-5. I'm blue, I'm lonesome2:47
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:James B. Smith
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2082 / 75815
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-TV/LC; J. Martin-LV
B-6. When the golden leaves begin to fall3:02
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Albert Price
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2255 / 80072
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Red Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC; J. Price-B