Greatest hits

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:MCA MCA 5023
Release Date:1973
Format:LP

Song Information:

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A-1. Molly and Tenbrooks2:19
Recording Date:1957-05-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 9822 / 102740
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Sandy-g; Don Stover-bj; Joe Stuart-f; Gordon Terry-f; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-2. New muleskinner blues2:27
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-George Vaughn
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2077 / 75810
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-3. Y'all come2:14
Recording Date:1954-01-19
Composer:Arlie Duff
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3215 / 85698
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-T; unidentified chorus
A-4. Pike County breakdown2:38
Recording Date:1952-07-26
Composer:Rupert Jones
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2802 / 83172
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
A-5. Jimmy Brown, the newsboy2:25
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12236 / 112802
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-6. Uncle Pen2:42
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2254 / 80071
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
B-1. Blue moon of Kentucky2:08
Recording Date:1954-09-04
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 3364 / 86763
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Charlie Cline-f; Red Taylor-f; Gordon Terry-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-2. Devil's dream2:25
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12435 / 113296
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
B-3. 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
B-4. 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-5. Footprints in the snow2:37
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Rupert Jones
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 2782 / 83131
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-6. Blue grass 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