Banjo classics

Various artists

Label:Collector's Classics CC LP 6
Release Date:1975
Format:LP
Country:Germany

Song Information:

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A-1. Dear old DixieLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-2. Hard timesThe Stanley Brothers 2:45
Recording Date:1954-08-29
Place:Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:7636
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Joe Meadows-f; Bill Lowe-m; Charlie Cline-g; Lightnin' Chance-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-3. Choking the stringsDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:34
Recording Date:1953-01-30
Composer:Don Reno
Place:WBT Radio Station, Charlotte, NC
Master:3541
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Red Rector-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Tommy Faile-bs; Nelson Benton-drums
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-4. Farewell bluesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-5. Banjo riffDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:35
Recording Date:1954-11-08
Composer:Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3906
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Arthur Lee 'Red' Smiley-g; Julian 'Smiley' Hobbs-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-6. Mad banjoThe McCormick Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-7. Charlotte breakdownDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:23
Recording Date:1954-11-08
Composer:Don Reno; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3898
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Smiley Hobbs-m; Mack Magaha-f; Jimmy Lunsford-f; John Palmer-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-8. Foggy Mountain chimesLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-9. Banjo strutThe McCormick Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-1. Flint Hill specialLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-2. Mastertone marchThe Stanley Brothers 2:21
Recording Date:1958-10-01
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4198
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Al Elliot-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-3. Dixie breakdownDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:23
Recording Date:1954-04-06
Composer:D. Reno-J. Lunsford
Place:WBT Radio Station, Charlotte, NC
Master:3785
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Bill Haney-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Tommy Faile-bs; Nelson Benton-drums
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-4. McCormick string picnicThe McCormick Brothers
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-5. Banjo signalDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:18
Recording Date:1954-11-08
Composer:Don Reno-Smiley Hobbs
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:3907
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Smiley Hobbs-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-bs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-6. Clinch Mountain backstepThe Stanley Brothers 2:16
Recording Date:1958-10-01
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:4199
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Bill Napier-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Al Elliot-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-7. Earl's breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-8. Follow the leaderDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:15
Recording Date:1961-04-24
Composer:Stroup-Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10754
Instruments:Don Reno-bj; Red Smiley-g; Ronnie Reno-m; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-sb; Steve Chapman-electric g; Sid Campbell-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)