Classic bluegrass recordings. Vol. 2

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:County CCS 105
Release Date:1980
Format:LP
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1981-08

Song Information:

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A-1. It's mighty dark to travel2:52
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4875
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T
A-2. I hear a sweet voice calling2:58
Recording Date:1947-10-02
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4876
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; H. Watts-BS
A-3. That home above3:50
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4882
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; E. Scruggs-B; B. Watts-BS
A-4. Blue moon of Kentucky3:03
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4607
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Howard Watts-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-5. Blue grass stomp3:00
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:CO 41837
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
A-6. Mansions for me3:16
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4610
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. Footprints in the snow2:39
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Arr. Boyd Lane
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4359
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-2. Why did you wander?2:31
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4606
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. Come back to me in my dreams3:00
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4361
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; S.A.. Forrester-T; Tex Willis-B
B-4. Remember the cross3:03
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe-Howard Watts
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4883
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; E. Scruggs-B; B. Watts-BS
B-5. The girl in the blue velvet band3:12
Recording Date:1949-10-22
Composer:Cliff Carlisle-Mel Foree
Place:Castle Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:CO 41838
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Chubby Wise-f; Jack Thompson-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-6. Shine, hallelujah, shine2:34
Recording Date:1947-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4888
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; B. Monroe-T; E. Scruggs-B; H. Watts-BS