The very best of Ralph Stanley

Ralph Stanley

Label:Audium AUD-CD 8169
Release Date:2002-11-12
Format:CD
Country:United States
County Sales:#257
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Song Information:

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1. Ridin' that midnight train1:53
Recording Date:1973-02-18
Place:Lemco Recording Studios, Lexington, KY
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
2. The fields have turned brown2:48
Recording Date:1973-03-22
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; John Duffey-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
3. Little Maggie2:43
Recording Date:1971-08-31
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
4. Will you miss me?2:55
Recording Date:1971-06-30
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Keith Whitley-g; Ricky Skaggs-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. L. Centers-L; R. Stanley-T; K. Whitley-BS
5. Hard times2:13
Recording Date:1973-03-22
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
6. I've just seen the rock of ages3:10
Recording Date:1977-05-12
Composer:John Preston
Place:Lemco Recording Studios, Lexington, KY
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Keith Whitley-g; Renfro Profitt-g; Danny Marshall-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:K. Whitley-V; R. Stanley-V; J. Cooke-V; C. Marshall-V
7. Little birdie2:15
Recording Date:1973-03-22
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
8. Man of constant sorrow2:50
Recording Date:1971-08-31
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
9. Dad's old rocky field3:40
Recording Date:2000-01-22
Place:Maggard Sound Studio, Big Stone Gap, VA
Instruments:Steve Sparkman-bj; Ralph Stanley II-g; James Price-f; John Rigsby-m; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:Shelton Feazell-BS
10. Clinch Mountain backstep2:19
Recording Date:1971-08-31
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
11. Rank strangers2:39
Recording Date:1973-03-23
Composer:T. LaRue
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Keith Whitley-g; Renfro Profitt-g; Danny Marshall-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. L. Centers-L; R. Stanley-T; J. Cooke-B
12. Pretty Polly3:34
Recording Date:1971-08-31
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. Stanley-L
13. Oh, death2:57
Recording Date:1977-05-12
Composer:R. Stanley
Place:Lemco Recording Studios, Lexington, KY
Instruments:Keith Whitley-g; Renfro Profitt-g; Danny Marshall-m
Vocals:R. Stanley-L; D. Marshall-T; K. Whitley-B
14. Katy Daley2:07
Recording Date:1971-06-30
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Keith Whitley-g; Ricky Skaggs-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. L. Centers-L; R. Stanley-T
15. The lonesome river2:51
Recording Date:1973-03-22
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; John Duffey-m; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. L. Centers-L; R. Stanley-LT; [John Duffey-HB]
16. Angel band1:51
Recording Date:1973-03-23
Place:R.D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Roy Lee Centers-g; Ricky Lee-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-bs
Vocals:R. L. Centers-L; R. Stanley-T; J. Cooke-B