Various ‎– Heroes Of Country Music Vol. Two (Legends Of Honky Tonk)

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Rhino Records (2) ‎– R2 72441, Sony Music Special Products ‎– A 26109
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1 Al Dexter Honky Tonk Blues
Bass – Jack TrueGuitar – Luke OwensLead Guitar – Bob SymonsProducer – Art SatherleyVocals, Guitar – Al DexterWritten-By – Poindexter*, Paris*
2:37
2 Rex Griffin The Last Letter
Producer – Unknown ArtistVocals, Guitar – Rex GriffinWritten-By – Rex Griffin
3:05
3 Cliff Bruner's Texas Wanderers It Makes No Difference Now
Banjo – Joe "Jo-Jo" Thames*Bass – Hezzie BryantFiddle – Cliff BrunerGuitar – Randall "Red" Raley*Mandola [Electric] – Leo RaleyPiano – Aubrey "Moon" Mullican*Producer – Dave KappSteel Guitar – Bob DunnVocals, Guitar – Dickie McBrideWritten-By – Floyd Tillman
2:48
4 Ernest Tubb Walking The Floor Over You
Bass – Unknown ArtistElectric Guitar – Fay "Smitty" Smith*Producer – Dave KappVocals, Guitar – Ernest TubbWritten-By – Ernest Tubb
2:39
5 Ted Daffan's Texans Born To Lose
Accordion – Freddy CourtneyBass – Johnny Johnson (8)Drums – Spike JonesLead Guitar – Buddy BullerPiano – Ralph SmithProducer – Art SatherleyRhythm Guitar – Chuck KeeshanSteel Guitar – Ted DaffanVocals – Leon Seago*Written-By – Frankie Brown (2)
2:43
6 Floyd Tillman Drivin' Nails In My Coffin
Bass – Lowell FrisbyFiddle – Darold Raley, Randall Raley*Mandolin – Leo RaleyPiano – Ralph SmithProducer – Art SatherleyVocals, Guitar – Floyd TillmanWritten-By – Jerry Irby
2:40
7 Hank Williams With His Drifting Cowboys Honky Tonkin'
Bass – Ernie NewtonFiddle – Chubby WiseGuitar – Louis InnisLead Guitar – Zeke TurnerProducer – Fred RoseSteel Guitar – Jerry ByrdVocals, Guitar – Hank WilliamsWritten-By – Hank Williams
2:44
8 Red Foley With The Cumberland Valley Boys Tennessee Saturday Night
Bass – Ernie NewtonElectric Guitar – Zeb Turner, Zeke TurnerFiddle – Tommy Jackson (2)Guitar – Unknown ArtistProducer – Paul Cohen (4)Steel Guitar – Jerry ByrdVocals – Red FoleyWritten-By – Billy Hughes
2:40
9 Leon Payne I Love You Because
Bass – Unknown ArtistFiddle – Ernie HunterGuitar – Cecil "Gigs" Sparks*Producer – Lee GilletteSteel Guitar – Frank JuricekVocals, Guitar – Leon PayneWritten-By – Leon Payne
2:45
10 Johnny Bond Sick, Sober And Sorry
Bass – Bert Dodson (2)Drums – Eddie ForrestFiddle – Tex AtchisonLead Guitar – Jimmy BryantPiano – Paul SellsProducer – Art SatherleySteel Guitar – Speedy WestVocals, Guitar – Johnny BondWritten-By – Eddie Hazelwood, Tex Atchison
2:40
11 Hank Thompson & His Brazos Valley Boys* The Wild Side Of Life
Bass – Billy Stewart (4)Drums – Unknown ArtistFiddle – "Little Red" Hayes, Joe "Big Red" Hayes*Guitar – Bill Carson (2), Billy GrayPiano – Gil BacaProducer – Ken Nelson (2)Steel Guitar – Curly ChalkerVocals, Guitar – Hank ThompsonWritten-By – Arlie Carter, William Warren
2:43
12 The Tunesmiths Baby I'm Ready
Bass – Roy HuskeyDrums – Buddy HarmanElectric Guitar – Sammy PruettFiddle – Dale PotterGuitar – Jimmy Smith (16)Piano – Bill Simmons (6)Producer – Don LawSteel Guitar – Johnny SibertVocals, Guitar – Carl Smith (3)Written-By – Carl Smith (3), Floyd Wilson
1:59
13 Hawkshaw Hawkins Car Hoppin' Mama
Bass – Bob MooreElectric Guitar – Chet AtkinsFiddle – Grady Martin, Tommy Jackson (2)Guitar – Jimmy Selph*Producer – Chet AtkinsSteel Guitar – Walter HaynesVocals – Hawkshaw HawkinsWritten-By – Hank Thompson
1:56
14 Red Sovine Juke Joint Johnny
Lead Guitar – Grady MartinPerformer [Other Personnel] – Unknown ArtistProducer – Paul Cohen (4)Vocals – Red SovineWritten-By – Lattie Moore
2:30
15 Lefty Frizzell Just Can't Live That Fast (Any More)
Bass – Ray EdentonDrums – Farris CourseyFiddle – Jerry RiversGuitar – Jack Shook, Sammy PruettProducer – Don LawSteel Guitar – Don HelmsVocals, Guitar – Lefty FrizzellWritten-By – Joe Johnson (16), Lefty Frizzell
2:04
16 Charlie Walker (2) Pick Me Up On Your Way Down
Bass – Floyd "Lightnin'" Chance*Drums – Buddy HarmanFiddle – Dale Potter, Tommy Jackson (2)Guitar – Harold Bradley, Pete WadePiano – Floyd CramerProducer – Don LawSteel Guitar – Jimmy DayVocals, Guitar – Charlie Walker (2)Written-By – Harlan Howard
2:26
17 George Jones & The Jones Boys* A Girl I Used To Know
Performer [Other Personnel] – Unknown ArtistProducer – Pappy DailyVocals, Guitar – George Jones (2)Written-By – Jack Clement
2:42
18 Jim Edward Brown* Pop A Top
Backing Vocals – Hurshel Wiginton, Joseph Babcock*, June Page, Sandy PoseyBass – Junior Huskey*Drums – Jerry CarriganGuitar – Glenn Keener, Ray EdentonLead Guitar – Chip Young, Wayne MossPiano – David Briggs (2)Producer – Felton JarvisSteel Guitar – Pete DrakeVocals, Guitar – Jim Ed BrownWritten-By – Nat Stuckey
2:18

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Recorded November 1936 to November 1966.

7 recorded at Castle Studio, Nashville.
10 recorded at Radio Recorders, Hollywood.
12 recorded at Jim Beck Studio, Dallas.
15 recorded at Music City Recording, Nashville.
18 recorded at RCA Studios, Nashville.

Remastering at Digital Domain.

1, 5, 6, 10, 12, 15, 16 under license from Sony Music Special Products.
2 to 4, 8, 14 courtesy of MCA Records, Inc.
7 under license from PolyGram Special Markets.
9, 11 courtesy Liberty Records, Inc., under license from CEMA Special Markets.
13, 18 courtesy of The RCA Records Label, under license from BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.
17 courtesy EMI Records USA, under license from CEMA Special Markets.

Cover photo (of Broken Spoke, Austin, Texas) courtesy of Merilyn Brown.
All other photos courtesy of Michael Ochs Archives.

℗ 1995 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
© 1996 Rhino Records Inc.

Manufactured by Columbia Records.

Made in U.S.A.

"This collection was previously released as Hillbilly Fever, Vol 2: Legends Of Honky Tonk (R2 71901)"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: DIDP-085792 1 AO2
  • Other (Mastering SID): IFPI L325
  • Other (Mold SID): IFPI 5058
  • Barcode: 0 8122-72441-2 5

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