Classic bluegrass recordings. Vol. 1

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:County CCS 104
Release Date:1980
Format:LP
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1981-08

Song Information:

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A-1. True life blues2:50
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4356
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:Tex Willis-L; B. Monroe- T
A-2. Travellin' this lonesome road3:25
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:CO 41836
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L; B. Monroe-T
A-3. Kentucky waltz2:44
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4355
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-4. I'm travelling on and on2:36
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4889
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; E. Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS
A-5. Blue grass special2:26
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4360
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
A-6. Mother's only sleeping3:16
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4611
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
B-1. Can't you hear me callin'3:48
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:CO 41835
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L; B. Monroe-T
B-2. How will I explain about you?2:57
Recording Date:1946-09-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4614
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
B-3. The old cross road2:42
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4881
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
B-4. Goodbye old pal2:25
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4358
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Chubby Wise-f; David "Stringbean" Akeman-bj; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion; Bill Westbrook-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-5. Along about daybreak3:08
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4885
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-6. Little community church2:45
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe-Lester Flatt
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4884
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; E. Scruggs-B; B. Watts-BS