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Father of Bluegrass: The Early Years 1940-1947

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This is a compilation of singles released from 1940-1947 originally released on RCA Victor and Columbia sourced from 78s. This is a UK release but it is readily available worldwide.
Released:July 20th, 1999
Label:ASV Living Era
Distributor:Sanctuary Classics UK/KOCH International US
Guest Musicians:Tracks 1-7: Clyde Moody-guitar; Tommy Magness-fiddle and Bill Westbrooks-bass
Tracks 8-12: Pete Pyle-guitar; Tommy Magness-fiddle and Bill Westbrooks-bass
Tracks 13-15: Tex Willis-guitar; Chubby Wise-fiddle; Stringbean Akeman-banjo; Sally Ann Forrester-accordion and Bill Westbrooks-bass
Tracks 16-25: Lester Flatt-Guitar; Chubby Wise-fiddle; Earl Scruggs-banjo and Cedric Rainwater-bass
Catalogue Number:CD AJA 5298
1 Mule Skinner Blues
2 No Letter in the Mail
3 Six White Horses
4 Dog House Blues
5 I Wonder If You Feel the Way I Do
6 Katy Hill (Instrumental)
7 Tennessee Blues (Instrumental)
8 Blue Yodel No. 7
9 Orange Blossom Special
10 Honky Tonk Swing (Instrumental)
11 In the Pines
12 Back Up and Push (Instrumental)
13 Rocky Road Blues
14 Kentucky Waltz
15 Footprints in the Snow
16 Heavy Traffic Ahead
17 Blue Moon of Kentucky
18 Toy Heart
19 Mother's Only Sleeping
20 Blue Yodel No. 4
21 Little Cabin Home on the Hill
22 My Rose of Old Kentucky
23 Bluegrass Breakdown (Instrumental)
24 Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong
25 Molly and Tenbrooks


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