Best of bluegrass : preachin', prayin' & singin'

Various artists

Label:Mercury 314-532 998-2
Release Date:1996-09
Format:CD
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1996-12
   Amazon ASIN: B001O3KEYY

Song Information:

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1. Preachin', prayin', singin'Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Composer:E.C. McCarty, BMI
Place:Tampa, FL
2. Harbor of loveThe Stanley Brothers 2:15
Recording Date:1954-08-29
Composer:Carter Stanley; Acuff-Rose, BMI
Place:Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:7635
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Joe Meadows-f; Bill Lowe-m; Charlie Cline-g; Lightnin' Chance-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; Joe Meadows-B
3. I've found a hiding placeCarl Story & His Rambling Mountaineer Quartet 2:58
Recording Date:1947-09-14
Composer:Albert E. Brumley, BMI
Place:Nashville or Knoxville, TN
Master:33
Instruments:Carl Story-g; Carl 'Southpaw' Thacker-electric g; Claude Boone-sb
Vocals:Clyde Johnson-L; C. Story-T; Hack Johnson-B; C. Boone-BS
4. Do you live what you preachThe Louvin Brothers
Recording Date:1951-08-05
Composer:Ira & Charles Louvin, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
5. God loves His childrenLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Recording Date:1948
Composer:Flatt & Scruggs, BMI
Place:Knoxville, TN
6. Lost highwayThe Osborne Brothers 2:37
Recording Date:1958-02-13
Composer:Leon Payne, BMI
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:271-6
Instruments:Harley 'Red' Allen-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Bob Osborne-m; Jimmy Crawford-db; Ernie Newton-sb; Buddy Harman-drums
Vocals:R. Allen-V; B. Osborne-V; S. Osborne-V
7. I hear my Savior callingThe Stanley Brothers 2:04
Recording Date:1955-04-05
Composer:Bill Monroe; Hill and Range, BMI
Place:RCA Victor Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:7714
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Joe Meadows-f; Jim Williams-m; Bill Lowe-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; Joe Meadows-B; B. Lowe-V
8. Are you walkin' and a-talkin' for the LordCarl Story & His Rambling Mountaineer Quartet
Recording Date:1952-08
Composer:Hank Williams, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
9. I'll live with God to die no moreThe Louvin Brothers
Recording Date:1951-08-05
Composer:Charles & Ira Louvin-Eddie Hill, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
10. A voice from on highThe Stanley Brothers 2:29
Recording Date:1953-11-25
Composer:Bill Monroe-Bessie Mauldlin
Place:Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:7523
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Jim Williams-m; Ralph Mayo-f; John Shuffler-sb
Vocals:R. Stanley-HL; J. Shuffler-LT; C. Stanley-B
11. God saved my soulCarl Story & His Rambling Mountaineer Quartet 2:32
Recording Date:1952-03-06
Composer:Ira & Charles Louvin, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
Master:7341-2
Instruments:Carl Story-g; William E. 'Red' Rector-m; Claude Boone-sb
Vocals:R. Rector-L; C. Story-T; R. Atkins-B; C. Boone-BS
12. Take me in a lifeboatLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Composer:Frank Southern, ASCAP
Place:Tampa, FL
13. You'll be rewarded over thereThe Louvin Brothers
Recording Date:1951-08-05
Composer:Ira & Charles Louvin, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
14. The black sheep returned to the foldThe Osborne Brothers 2:19
Recording Date:1960-11-15
Composer:Fred Rose, ASCAP
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:1050
Instruments:Sonny Osborne-bj; Bob Osborne-m; John Slagle, Jr. "Jimmy Brown, Jr."-g; Hank "Sugarfoot" Garland-electric g; Pete Drake-steel g; Lightnin' Chance-bs; Buddy Harman-drums
Vocals:J. Brown, Jr.-L; B. Osborne-V; S. Osborne-V
15. The man of GalileeThe Masters Family
Recording Date:1948
Composer:James & Martha Carson, BMI
Place:Jacksonville, FL
16. The pale horse and his riderCarl Sauceman & his Hillbilly Ramblers
Recording Date:1947
Composer:Johnny Bailes-Ervin Staggs, BMI
Place:Greenville, SC
17. That little old country church houseThe Masters Family
Recording Date:1948
Composer:J. M. Purdom, BMI
Place:Nashville, TN
18. Jesus hits like the atom bombLowell Blanchard
Recording Date:1950
Composer:Lee McCurlom, ASCAP
Place:Knoxville, TN