The definitive bluegrass collection

Various artists

Label:CMH CD 1797
Release Date:2001-01-14
Format:CD
Country:United States
Barcode:027297179721
BG Unlimited:2002-01
   Discogs.com ID: 6417848
   Amazon ASIN: B00005QD5V

Song Information:

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A-1. Rocky TopThe Osborne Brothers 2:40
Recording Date:1977
Composer:Boudleaux Bryant-Felice Bryant
Place:Studio One, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Sonny Osborne-bj; Bobby Osborne-m; Dale Sledd-g; Robby Osborne-bs/drums; Ray Edenton-g; Hargus "Pig" Robbins-piano; Buddy Emmons-steel g; Willie Ackerman-drums; Bob Moore-bs
A-2. I wonder how the old folks are at homeMac Wiseman 2:51
Composer:A. P. Carter-M. Christian
A-3. Are you missing me?Jim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys 2:27
Composer:Charlie Louvin-Ira Louvin
A-4. Roll in my sweet baby's armsLester Flatt & the Nashville Grass 2:22
Composer:Lester Flatt-M. Christian
A-5. Feudin' banjosDon Reno 2:34
Recording Date:1980
Composer:A. Smith; Combine Music Corp., BMI
Instruments:Don Reno-bj/g; Buck Ryan-f; Steve Wilson-db; Don Wayne Reno-bs/bj; Bonny Beverly-g/f; Dale Reno-m
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-6. Somebody touched meCarl Story 1:53
Recording Date:1976
Composer:M. Christian
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, N.C.
Instruments:Carl Story-g; Mike McKellar-g; Mitchell Moser-bs; Larry Beasley-bj; Jeff Dalton-m; Clay Smith-bs; Arthur Smith-f; Red Rector-m; Ray Adkins-bs
A-7. Blue moon of KentuckyBenny Martin 1:53
Composer:Bill Monroe
A-8. Eight more miles to LouisvilleGrandpa Jones & Ramona 2:24
Composer:Unknown artist
A-9. I wonder where you are tonightBluegrass Cardinals 2:42
Composer:Johnny Bond
A-10. Wabash CannonballBenny Martin 2:51
Composer:M. Christian
A-11. I know you're married (but I love you still)Don Reno 2:13
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Don Reno-Mack Magaha
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
A-12. Earl's breakdownJosh Graves 2:07
Composer:Earl Scruggs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-13. True life bluesCarl Story 1:58
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Bill Monroe
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
A-14. Swing low, sweet chariotJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys 2:40
Composer:Traditional
A-15. Orange Blossom SpecialDonna Stoneman & the Stonemans 3:30
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-1. Are you from Dixie?Grandpa Jones & Ramona 2:03
Composer:Unknown
B-2. Kentucky waltzThe Osborne Brothers 2:38
Recording Date:1978
Composer:Bill Monroe
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
B-3. Uncle PenBuddy Spicher 2:45
Composer:Bill Monroe
B-4. Foggy mountain breakdownBenny Martin 1:51
Composer:Earl Scruggs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-5. I'm using my Bible for a roadmapDon Reno, Bill Harrell & the Tennessee Cut-Ups 2:13
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Don Reno
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
B-6. Gosh, I miss you all the timeJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys 2:16
Composer:J. Long-J. B. Long
B-7. Wreck of the Old '97Mac Wiseman 2:13
Composer:M. Christian
B-8. Flint Hill SpecialWynn Osborne 2:47
Composer:Earl Scruggs
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-9. Angel bandCarl Story 3:44
Recording Date:1976
Composer:Traditional
Place:Arthur Smith Studios, Charlotte, N.C.
Instruments:Carl Story-g; Mike McKellar-g; Mitchell Moser-bs; Larry Beasley-bj; Jeff Dalton-m; Clay Smith-bs; Arthur Smith-f; Red Rector-m; Ray Adkins-bs
B-10. Sitting on top of the worldThe Pinnacle Boys 1:59
Composer:Lonnie Chatmon-Walter Vinson
B-11. The ballad of Jed ClampettLester Flatt & the Nashville Grass 2:12
Composer:Paul Henning
B-12. Black Mountain ragEddie Adcock 3:09
Composer:Traditional
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-13. Rank strangersThe Osborne Brothers 3:02
Recording Date:1978
Composer:Albert E. Brumley
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
B-14. Dark hollowMac Wiseman 2:31
Composer:Bill Browning
B-15. Will the circle be unbrokenLester Flatt & the Nashville Grass 3:27
Composer:M. Christian