The later King years

The Stanley Brothers

Label:Ace CDCHD 1167
Release Date:2007
Format:CD
Country:United States

Song Information:

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1. Little Bessie3:45
Recording Date:1961-02-07
Composer:Traditional
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10613
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Vernon Derrick-f; Chick Stripling-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
2. Fast express2:50
Recording Date:1961-07-20
Composer:Jim Scott; American, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10915
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Al Elliott-m; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f; George Shuffler-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
3. I'm only human2:30
Recording Date:1961-09-22
Composer:Jimmy Wells; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10971
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f/bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
4. Keep them cold, icy fingers off of me2:15
Recording Date:1961-09-22
Composer:John Lair; Hill and Range, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10973
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f/bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B
5. Still trying to get to Little Rock2:42
Recording Date:1961-09-22
Composer:Ralph Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:10974
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Chubby Anthony-f/bs
Vocals:C. Stanley-sp; R. Stanley-sp
6. Drunkard's dream2:04
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Carter Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11193
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Chick Stripling-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B
7. Mama don't allow2:04
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Traditional
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11195
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Chick Stripling-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L
8. Christmas is near2:16
Recording Date:1960-06-01
Composer:Ralph Stanley; Starday, BMI
Place:Radio Station WNER?, Live Oak, FL
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert?-m; Ralph Mayo?-f; unknown-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; R. Mayo?-B
9. I don't want your rambling letters2:25
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:N. Nath-R. Starr-G.C. Redd; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11407
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-g Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
10. Just because2:14
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:Shelton-Shelton-Robin; Leeds, ASCAP
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11408
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L
11. No letter today2:40
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:F. Brown; Peer, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11409
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
12. Six months ain't long2:44
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:Traditional
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11412
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
13. Old and in the way2:16
Recording Date:1963-01-28
Composer:Carter Stanley-Ralph Mayo; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11413
Instruments:Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; C. Lambert-B
14. Little darlin' pal of mine2:49
Recording Date:1963-01-29
Composer:A.P. Carter; Peer, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11419
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
15. Hills of Roane County4:32
Recording Date:1963-01-29
Composer:Traditional
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11414
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Curley Lambert-m; Ralph Mayo-f; Vernon Derrick-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
16. Train 452:40
Recording Date:1963-08-13
Composer:Ruby Rakes; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11675
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
17. Never again2:17
Recording Date:1963-09-17
Composer:Benny Williams; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11708
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
18. Don't cheat in our home town2:35
Recording Date:1963-09-17
Composer:R. Pennington-R. Marcum; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11709
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
19. Shout little Lulie1:52
Recording Date:1963-08-13
Composer:Ralph Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11677
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g; Ralph Mayo-f; Henry Dockery-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
20. I just stood there2:18
Recording Date:1963-09-17
Composer:D. Byrd-M. Byrd-F. Stryker; Briarcliff, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11711
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
21. Rollin' on rubber wheels2:56
Recording Date:1964-07-16
Composer:Carter Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:11953
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; Earl Taylor-m/h; George Shuffler-g; Art Stamper-f; Vernon McIntyre-sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T
22. Prayer of a truck driver's son3:10
Recording Date:1965-09-20
Composer:C. Stanley-R. Stanley; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:12068
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B
23. What a price2:50
Recording Date:1965-09-20
Composer:R. Stanley-G. Duty; Lois, BMI
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:12069
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B
24. I feel like going home2:36
Recording Date:1965-09-08
Place:King Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Master:12057
Instruments:Carter Stanley-g; Ralph Stanley-bj; George Shuffler-g/sb
Vocals:C. Stanley-L; R. Stanley-T; G. Shuffler-B