Singles collection. Vol. 1

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:MCA VIM 4068
Release Date:1981
Format:LP
BG Unlimited:1984-03

Song Information:

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A-1. The old fiddler2:35
Recording Date:1950-04-08
Composer:Hugh Ashley-Ira Wright
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2120 / 76143
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-2. Travelin' blues2:53
Recording Date:1951-03-29
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-Shelly Lee Alley
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2372 / 80792
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Hal Smith-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-3. Alabama waltz2:25
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2081 / 75814
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-4. My little Georgia rose3:07
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2078 / 75811
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-5. Those gambler's blues2:35
Recording Date:1951-04-23
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2383 / 80925
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. Angels rock me to sleep2:40
Recording Date:1951-03-05
Composer:Trad.
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2364 / 80728
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jimmy Selph-g; Tommy Jackson-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L; J. Martin-T; R. Lyle, B; M. Estes-BS
A-7. Swing low, sweet chariot2:43
Recording Date:1951-03-05
Composer:Trad.
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2363 / 80727
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jimmy Selph-g; Tommy Jackson-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-1. Prisoner's song2:41
Recording Date:1951-03-05
Composer:Guy Massey
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2362 / 80726
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jimmy Selph-g; Tommy Jackson-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums; Owen Bradley-organ/piano
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-2. Brakeman's blues2:36
Recording Date:1951-03-29
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2371 / 80791
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Hal Smith-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-3. My Carolina sunshine girl2:39
Recording Date:1951-04-23
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2380 / 80922
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jack Shook-g; Hal Smith-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-4. Ben Dewberry's final run2:42
Recording Date:1951-04-23
Composer:Andrew Jenkins
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2381 / 80923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jack Shook-g; Hal Smith-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-5. Bluegrass ramble2:13
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2076 / 75809
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
B-6. Kentucky waltz3:17
Recording Date:1951-03-05
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2361 / 80725
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Grady Martin-electric g; Jimmy Selph-g; Tommy Jackson-f; Ernie Newton-sb; Farris Coursey-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-7. I'll meet you in church Sunday morning2:49
Recording Date:1950-04-08
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2118 / 76141
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L; J. Martin-T; J. Price-B; Birch Monroe-BS