Essential Bluegrass Anthology (2cd set)

Artist: Various Artists
Format: 2CD
Bar-code: 5060143492600
Cat No: NOT2CD260


An anthology of the history of Bluegrass music. All the essential big-name artists and songs are featured here, from Bill Monroe to Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs. All 50 tracks have been digitally remastered for optimum sound quality.

CD 1

1. Foggy Mountain Breakdown – Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs

2. Blue Moon Of Kentucky – Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass Boys

3. I’m A Man Of Constant Sorrow – The Stanley Brothers

4. Last Train To San Fernando – Johnny Duncan and his Bluegrass Boys

5. I’m Gone, Long Gone – Reno and Smiley

6. Poor Ellen Smith – Molly O’Day and the Cumberland Mountain Folks

7. She’s Just A Cute Thing – Jimmy Martin and the Osborne Brothers

8. Are You Walking And A-Talking For The Lord – Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper with the Clinch Mountain Clan

9. Going Like Wildfire – Mac Wiseman

10.Pain In My Heart – The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers

11.I Cried Again – Jim Eanes and the Shenandoah Valley Boys

12.Tenessee Boy – Frank Hunter and his Black Mountain Boys

13.I’m Gonna Leave You – Sonny Osborne

14.Y’All Come – Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass Boys

15.Get In Line Brother – Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs

16.Beautiful Brown Eyes – The Bailey Brothers and the Happy Valley Boys

17.Too Late To Cry – The Stanley Brothers

18.He Will Set Your Fields On Fire – Carl Story and his Rambling Mountaineers

19.Higher In My Prayer – Molly O’Day and the Cumberland Mountain Folk

20.Something Got Hold Of Me – The Bailes Brothers

21.Tennessee Cut-Up Breakdown – Reno and Smiley

22.Garden In The Sky – The Blue Sky Boys

23.Dreaming Of A Little Cabin – Mac Wiseman

24.Are You Missing Me? – Jim and Jesse and the Virginia Boys

25.Will The Circle Be Unbroken? – Brown’s Ferry Four

CD 2

1. Orange Blossom Special – Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass Boys

2. Cotton-Eyed Joe – The Stanley Brothers

3. Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms – Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs

4. When I Safely Reach That Other Shore – Tommy Magness and his Tennessee Buddies

5. Sunny Side Of The Mountain – Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper

6. Tomorrow May Be Different – Jim Eanes and the Shenandoah Valley Boys

7. Lonesome Pine Breakdown – The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers

8. Radio Boogie – L.C. Smith, Ralph Mayo and the Southern Mountain Boys

9. Crazy Finger Blues – Reno and Smiley

10.The Tramp On The Street – Molly O’Day with the Cumberland Muntain Folks

11.Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’ – Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs

12.The Fields Have Turned Brown – The Stanley Brothers

13.Molly And Tenbrooks (The Race Horse Song) – Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass Boys

14.Going Back To Old Kentucky – Hobo Jack Adkins

15.Twenty One Years – The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers

16.’Tis Sweet To Be Remembered – Mac Wiseman

17.Florida Blues – Jim Eanes and the Shenandoah Valley Boys

18.Little Birdie – Wade Mainer and his Trio

19.I Like The Old Time Way – Shannon Grayson and his Golden Valley Boys

20.Doin’ My Time – Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs

21.This Little Glass Of Wine – The Stanley Brothers

22.Happy Valley Special – The Bailey Brothers

23.Lonesome, Sad And Blue -The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers

24.Long Time, No See – Frank Hunter and his Black Mountain Boys

25.Blue Yodel No.1 (’T’ For Texas) – Jim Eanes and his Shenandoah Valley Boys