Thirty years of bluegrass

Various artists

Label:Gusto GT 101
Release Date:1977
Format:LP
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1978-10

Song Information:

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A-1. How mountain girls can loveThe Stanley Brothers 2:05
Recording Date:1958-09-30
Composer:Ruby Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4196
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Al Elliot-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; A. Elliot-B
A-2. Roll in my sweet baby's armsLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:35
A-3. Salty dogLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:25
A-4. I know you're marriedDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:34
Recording Date:1956-08-27
Composer:Don Reno-Mack Magaha
Place:King Studios, Nashville, TN
Master:4094
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Benny Williams-f; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T
A-5. I wouldn't change you if I couldDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:13
Recording Date:1959-03-02
Composer:Jim Eanes
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4253
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Curley Howard-g; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-bs
Vocals:R. Smiley-L; D. Reno-T
A-6. Freedom bellThe Country Gentlemen 2:26
Recording Date:1959-06-30
Place:Capitol Transcriptions, Washington, DC
Master:3003
Instruments:Charlie Waller-g; Eddie Adcock-bj; John Duffey-m/db; Tom Gray-sb; [Mike Seeger-autoharp]
Vocals:J. Duffey-LV/TC; C. Waller-LC; E. Adcock-B
A-7. The girl in the blue velvet bandHylo Brown 2:05
A-8. Blue eyed darlingJimmy Martin & Bob Osborne & the Sunny Mountain Boys 2:15
B-1. Rank strangersThe Stanley Brothers 2:53
Recording Date:1960-06
Composer:York; Starday, BMI
Place:Magnum Studio, Jacksonville, FL
Master:3338
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-g; Audie Webster-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; C. Lambert-B
B-2. Talking fiddle bluesScotty Stoneman 3:03
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-3. Orange blossom specialBenny Martin 2:23
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-4. Cotton eyed JoeTommy Jackson 1:48
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-5. Pardon meJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys 2:11
B-6. Blue Ridge Mountain bluesBill Clifton 2:23
B-7. I still write your name in the sandMac Wiseman 2:37
B-8. Banjo whizBill Emerson 1:24
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-1. Bending the stringsAllen Shelton 1:50
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-2. She's just a cute thingJimmy Martin & Bob Osborne & the Sunny Mountain Boys 2:42
Recording Date:1951-08-27
Place:King Recording Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3237-1
Instruments:Jimmy Martin-g; Robert Van 'Bobby' Osborne-m; Charlie Cline-bj; Curly Ray Cline-f; Ralph 'Little Robert' Guenther-sb
Vocals:J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T; C. Cline-B
C-3. Beautiful brown eyesRed Allen 2:29
C-4. Lonesome fiddle bluesNew Grass Revival 7:02
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-5. DreamingThe Kentucky Travelers 1:47
C-6. Old RattlerGrandpa Jones 2:45
D-1. Eatin' out of your handBill Harrell 2:11
D-2. Log cabin in the laneJim Eanes 2:00
Recording Date:1959-07
Place:Radio Station WHEE, Martinsville, VA
Master:3022
Instruments:Jim Eanes-rhythm g; Arnold Terry-rhythm g; Allen Shelton-bj; Roy Russell-f; Cliff Ragsdale-bs
Vocals:J. Eanes-L
D-3. Barnyard banjo pickin'Stringbean 2:17
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-4. Wreck of Number NineThe Stoneman Family 2:55
D-5. Willow gardenCharlie Monroe 2:22
D-6. Truck driver's queenCharlie Moore & Bill Napier 2:06
D-7. Me and the juke boxBuzz Busby 1:54
Recording Date:1958-11
Place:Rodel Studios, Washington, DC
Master:2864
Instruments:Buzz Busby-m; Pete Pike-g; Bill Emerson-bj; John Hall-f; Tom Morgan-sb
Vocals:B. Busby-L; P. Pike-H
D-8. Paul and SilasCarl Story 1:52
Recording Date:1958-10-08
Place:Radio Station WFLW, Monticello, KY
Master:2848
Instruments:Carl Story-g; Franklin 'Bud' Brewster-bj; Willie G. Brewster-m; Benny Sims?-f
Vocals:F. Brewster-L; C. Story-T; W. Brewster-B; B. Sims?-BS