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Despite the title, this release collects all of Bill Monroe's RCA Victor recordings from 1940-41 (the first 16 tracks) and adds a small selection of Monroe Brothers tracks, as well as three that are actually by Charlie Monroe's Boys, the band Bill's brother formed after the Monroe Brothers split.

The Essential Bill Monroe and the Monroe Brothers

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Formats:CD, cassette
Guest Musicians:Clyde Moody (guitar, vocal), Tommy Magness (fiddle), Bill Wesbrooks (bass, vocal), Pete Pyle (guitar), Art Wooten (fiddle), Charlie Monroe (guitar, vocal)
Catalogue Number:67450
1 Mule Skinner Blues
2 No Letter in the Mail
3 Cryin' Holy Unto My Lord
4 Six White Horses
5 Dog House Blues
6 I Wonder If You Feel the Way I Do
7 Katy Hill
8 Tennessee Blues
9 Shake My Mother's Hand for Me
10 Were You There?
11 Blue Yodel No. 7
12 Coupon Song
13 Orange Blossom Special
14 Honky Tonk Swing
15 In the Pines
16 Back up and Push
17 Great Speckled Bird
18 No Home, No Place to Pillow My Head
19 New River Train
20 Once I Had a Darling Mother
21 On the Banks of the Ohio
22 Weeping Willow Tree
23 Just a Song of Old Kentucky
24 Don't Forget Me
25 I Am Thinking Tonight of the Old Folks
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