Bill Monroe And His Blue Grass Boys* ‎– The Essential Bill Monroe And His Blue Grass Boys (1945-1949)

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Columbia ‎– C2K 52478, Legacy ‎– C2K 52478
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2 × CD, Compilation
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Tracklist

The First Columbia Session: Chicago, Illinois February 13, 1945
1-01 Rocky Road Blues
1-02 Kentucky Waltz
1-03 True Life Blues
1-04 Nobody Loves Me
1-05 Goodbye Old Pal
1-06 Footprints In The Snow
1-07 Blue Grass Special
1-08 Come Back To Me In My Dreams
The Second Columbia Session: Chicago, Illinois September 16,1946
1-09 Heavy Traffic Ahead
1-10 Why Did You Wander?
1-11 Blue Moon Of Kentucky
1-12 Toy Heart
1-13 Summertime Is Past And Gone
1-14 Mansions For Me
1-15 Mother's Onbly Sleeping
1-16 Blue Yodel No. 4
The Third Columbia Session: Chicago, Illinois September 17, 1946
1-17 Will You Be Loving Another Man?
1-18 How Will I Explain About You?
1-19 Shining Path
1-20 Wicked Path Of Sin
The Fourth Session: Chicago, Illinois October 27, 1947
2-01 I'm Going Back To Old Kentucky
2-02 It's Mighty Dark To Travel
2-03 I Hear A Sweet Voice Calling
2-04 Little Cabin Home On The Hill
2-05 My Rose Of Old Kentucky
2-06 Blue Grass Breakdown
2-07 Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong
2-08 The Old Cross Road
The Fifth Columbia Session: Chicago, Illinois October 28, 1947
2-09 That Home Above
2-10 Remember The Cross
2-11 Little Community Church
2-12 Along About Daybreak
2-13 When You Are Lonely
2-14 Molly And Tenbrooks (The Racehorse Song)
2-15 Shine Hallelujah Shine
2-16 I'm Travellin' On And On
The Sixth Columbia Session: Nashville, Tennessee Castle Studios October 22, 1949
2-17 Can't You Hear Me Callin'
2-18 Travelin' This Lonseome Road
2-19 Blue Grass Stomp
2-20 The Girl In The Blue Velvet Band

Credits

Notes

Tracks 1-01 to 1-08 rec. 13/2/1945, Chicago IL
Tracks 1-09 to 1-16 rec. 16/9/1946, Chicago, IL.
Tracks 1-17 to 1-20 rec. 17/9/1946, Chicago, IL.
Tracks 2-01 to 2-08 rec. 27/10/1947, Chicago, IL.
Tracks 2-09 to 2-16 rec. 28/10/1947, Chicago, IL.
Tracks 2-17 to 2-20 rec. 22/10/1949, Nashville, TN.
Tracks 1-02 to 1-05, 1-07, 1-10, 1-13, 2-01, 2-02, 2-06 to 2-08, 2-10, 2-15, 2-17 are previously unreleased alternate takes.
(p) & © 1992, Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.

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