Classic country bluegrass

Various artists

Label:Time-Life TL 626/37
Release Date:2004

Song Information:

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A-1. I am a man of constant sorrowThe Soggy Bottom Boys 3:14
A-2. Little cabin home on the hillBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 3:12
A-3. Foggy mountain breakdownLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:22
Composer:Earl Scruggs
A-4. Don't get above your raisin'Ricky Skaggs 3:12
A-5. Just a little talk with JesusThe Stanley Brothers 2:17
A-6. Barefoot NellieDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:17
Recording Date:1954-11-08
Composer:Jim Davis-Don Reno
Place:King Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Instruments:Red Smiley-g; Don Reno-bj; Smiley Hobbs-m; Jimmy Lunsford-f; Mack Magaha-f; John Palmer-sb
Vocals:D. Reno-L
A-7. T for TexasGrandpa Jones 2:20
A-8. Shady groveThe Stoneman Family 2:00
A-9. New soldier's joyThe Kentucky Colonels 3:03
A-10. Ruby (are you mad at your man)The Osborne Brothers 3:01
A-11. Two highwaysAlison Krauss & Union Station 3:37
A-12. Little white washed chimneyBill Clifton 2:29
Recording Date:1957-04
Place:RCA Studios, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Bill Clifton-g; Johnny Johnson-rg; Johnny Clark-bj; Tommy Jackson-f; Gordon Terry-f; Junior Huskey-sb
Vocals:B. Clifton-L; J. Clark-T
A-13. Old home placeJ. D. Crowe & the New South 2:49
A-14. Ridin' the L & NBluegrass Cardinals 2:11
A-15. Air mail specialJim & Jesse & the Virginia Boys 2:06
B-1. Country music timeLonzo & Oscar 3:03
B-2. Stompin' grazzVassar Clements 2:38
B-3. Roll in my sweet baby's armsLester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & the Foggy Mountain Boys 2:40
Recording Date:1950-10-20
Place:Tampa, FL
Instruments:Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Curly Seckler-m; Benny Sims-f; Jody Rainwater-sb
Vocals:L. Flatt-L; C. Seckler-T; E. Scruggs-B
B-4. Sunny side of the mountainJimmy Martin 2:34
Composer:Bob Gregory-Harry C. McAuliffe
B-5. Tis sweet to be rememberedJimmie Skinner 2:40
B-6. Blue moon of KentuckyBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:09
Recording Date:1954-09-04
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Studios, Nashville, TN
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Edd Mayfield-g; Charlie Cline, Red Taylor, Gordon Terry-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-7. Jimmy Brown the newsboyMac Wiseman 2:12
Composer:A. P. Carter
B-8. Footprints in the snowRose Maddox 2:30
B-9. Bitter tearsThe Tanner Brothers 2:11
B-10. I don't believe you've met my babyThe Louvin Brothers 2:09
B-11. Last train to San FernandoJohnny Duncan & his Blue Grass Boys 2:30
B-12. Kentucky means paradiseGreen River Boys 1:43
B-13. Rocky TopThe Osborne Brothers 2:38
Composer:Boudleaux Bryant-Felice Bryant
B-14. Will the circle be unbrokenThe Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 4:52
B-15. Feudin' banjosArthur Smith & Don Reno 1:58
Composer:Arthur Smith