Annotation

Compilation of tracks from Back Home in Sulphur Springs (Rounder 0012), Whiskey Before Breakfast (Rounder 0063) and Nashville Blues (Rounder 0188).

Annotation last modified on 2018-10-05 21:41 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fiddler's Dram / Whiskey Before Breakfast
3:34
2 Slow Train Through Georgia
4:09
3 Old Grey Mare
3:32
4 Down Home Summertime Blues
3:43
5 Spanish Fandango
3:50
6 Randall Collins
1:56
7 Church Street Blues
2:55
8 Done Gone
1:39
9 Bully of Town
2:03
10 Nashville Blues
3:48
11 Ginseng Sullivan
3:32
12 Macon Rag
2:44
13 Nobody's Business
3:16
14 Streamlined Cannonball
5:00
15 Cattle in the Cane
2:13
16 Little Joe
2:50
17 Weave and Way
2:26
18 Six White Horses
4:59
19 Richland Avenue (Front Porch Wood Pile) Rag
1:58
20 The Banks of Good Hope / The Green Fields of America
5:57
21 Columbus Stockade Blues
3:32
22 Down at Mylow's House
1:18

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Charlie Collins (country guitar player) (track 14)
Peter Ostroushko (tracks 14, 20)
Eugene O’Donnell (track 20)
cello:
Nancy Blake (tracks 10, 13–14, 20–21)
mandolin:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (track 16)
Peter Ostroushko (tracks 10, 13, 21)
dobro:
Tut Taylor (tracks 4, 11, 17)
guitar:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (tracks 1–22)
guitar [2nd guitar]:
Charlie Collins (country guitar player) (tracks 10, 13, 21)
tenor banjo:
Mick Moloney (Irish traditional musician (tenor banjo, guitar)) (track 20)
composer:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (tracks 2, 6–7, 11)
Bill Monroe (track 16)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 9, 15)
lyricist:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (tracks 2, 6–7, 11)
recording engineer:
Claude Hill (tracks 4–6, 8–9, 11, 15–17, 19)
vocals:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10–11, 13–14, 16, 18, 21)
writer:
Alton Delmore (track 10)
Rabon Delmore (track 10)
Thomas Darby (1927) (track 21)
Jimmie Tarlton (of Darby & Tarlton) (1927) (track 21)
publisher:
recorded at:
Starday-King Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (tracks 1–3, 7, 12, 18, 22)
Studio by the Pond in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (tracks 10, 13–14, 20–21)
Glaser Sound Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1971-12-30) (tracks 4–6, 8–9, 11, 15–17, 19)
medley including a recording of:
recording of:
Bully of the Town (track 9)
Cattle in the Cane (track 15)
Ginseng Sullivan (track 11)
Little Joe (track 16)
Nashville Blues ("I got the blues, the Nashville blues...") (track 10)
Randall Collins (track 6)

Release

design: Nancy Jean Anderson (designer)
photography: Jim McGuire (Nashville photographer)
ASIN: US: B0000003MD [info]