50 years of bluegrass hits. Vol. 1

Various artists

Label:CMH CD 9033
Release Date:1985
Format:CD
Country:United States
Barcode:027297903326
   Discogs.com ID: 3923956
   Amazon ASIN: B0000010US

Song Information:

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1. The midnight trainJim & Jesse & Charlie Louvin
2. Kentucky waltzOsborne Brothers 2:36
Recording Date:1978
Place:Hilltop Studios, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Ray Edenton-g; Benny Birchfield-high string g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Bobby Osborne-m; Kenny Baker-f; Blaine Sprouse-f; Bob Moore-sb; Robby Osborne-drums
3. Foggy Mountain breakdownJoe Maphis
4. Tramp on the streetBetty J. Robinson & the Nashville Grass
5. Love letters in the sandMac Wiseman
6. Salty dog bluesBenny Martin & Josh Graves
7. Just a little talk with JesusBluegrass Cardinals
8. Uncle PenRose Lee Maphis
9. Shackles and chainsMac Wiseman & the Osborne Brothers 2:49
Recording Date:1979-04-25
Composer:J. Davis
Place:Hilltop Studios, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Mac Wiseman-rhythm g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Bobby Osborne-m; Ray Edenton-rhythm g; Jimmy Brock-bs; Robby Osborne-drums; [Blaine Sprouse-f]
Vocals:M. Wiseman-V; B. Osborne-V
10. Charlotte breakdownDon Reno 1:45
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Don Reno; Lois, BMI
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, NC
Instruments:Bill Harrell-g; Don Reno-bj; Dale Reno-m; Buck Ryan-f; Clay Smith-g; Arthur Smith-g/db; Ed Ferris-sb
11. Dark as a dungeonMerle Travis
12. Are you missing meJim & Jesse & Charlie Louvin
13. I saw the lightCarl Story & His Rambling Mountaineer Quartet 2:22
Recording Date:1976
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, NC
Instruments:Carl Story-g; Mike McKellar-g; Larry Beasley-bj; Jeff Dalton-m; Mitchell Moser-sb; [Clay Smith-g; Red Rector-m; Arthur Smith-f; Ray Adkins-bs]
Vocals:C. Story-V; M. McKellar-V; L. Beasley-V; J. Dalton-V
14. Sunny side of the mountainOsborne Brothers 2:20
Recording Date:1978
Place:Hilltop Studios, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Ray Edenton-g; Benny Birchfield-high string g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Bobby Osborne-m; Kenny Baker-f; Blaine Sprouse-f; Bob Moore-sb; Robby Osborne-drums
15. Sweeter than the flowersRose Lee Maphis
16. Muleskinner bluesThe Stonemans
17. I know you're married (but I love you still)Don Reno 2:10
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Reno-Magaha; Lois, BMI
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, NC
Instruments:Bill Harrell-g; Don Reno-bj; Dale Reno-m; Buck Ryan-f; Clay Smith-g; Arthur Smith-g/db; Ed Ferris-sb
Vocals:B. Harrell-L; D. Reno-T
18. Memories of MaybelleJoe Maphis
19. Life's railway to HeavenDonna Stoneman & the Stonemans
20. Dueling fiddlesBenny Martin & Johnny Gimble
21. ParadiseJim & Jesse & Charlie Louvin
22. I wonder where you are tonightBluegrass Cardinals
23. ReubenOsborne Brothers 2:38
Recording Date:1976-07-21
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, NC
Instruments:Sonny Osborne-bj; Bobby Osborne-m/f; Robby Osborne-bs; Dale Sledd-g; Clay Smith-rhythm g; Dave Brakefield-drums
24. Maple on the hillJoe & Rose Lee Maphis
25. What would you give in exchange for your soulLester Flatt