Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Your Old Standby
2:27
2 No Need to Be So Lonely
2:46
3 Walk Slowly
2:40
4 Don’t Stop Now
2:44
5 Two Hearts Are Better Than One
2:04
6 Settle Down
2:25
7 Fiddle on the Hill
1:57
8 Bending the Strings
1:52
9 Louise
2:01
10 Don’t Make Me Ashamed
2:30
11 Blue Sunday
2:20
12 Orchids of Love
2:36
13 I Wouldn’t Change You If I Could
2:25
14 It Won’t Seem Like Christmas
2:41
15 Christmas Doll
2:17
16 I’ll Pretend It’s Raining
2:04
17 Road Walked by Fools
2:15
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Your Troubles Are Mine
2:08
2 I’m Living Once Again
2:10
3 Hand on the Glass
2:18
4 A Heart That’s Satisfied
1:57
5 Budded Roses
2:17
6 Log Cabin in the Lane
2:03
7 Celebration
2:10
8 Road of No Return
2:41
9 Dine-e-o
1:59
10 Round Town Gals
1:37
11 I Gotta Know
2:29
12 There’ll Come a Time
2:47
13 Mark of Cain
2:33
14 Border Line
2:45
15 Rainy Day Feeling
2:43
16 I’ve Had Enough
2:23
17 You Made Me What I Am
2:18
18 Mary Was a Little Lamb
1:42

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1957-11) (tracks 7–8)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Cub McGee (US fiddler) (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
guitar:
Jim Eanes (track 9)
Jim Eanes (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Jim Eanes (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Jim Eanes (1957-11) (tracks 7–8)
Jim Eanes (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Jim Eanes (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Jim Eanes (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Curly Howard (US country/bluegrass musician) (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
banjo:
Allen Shelton (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Allen Shelton (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Allen Shelton (1957-11) (tracks 7–8)
Allen Shelton (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Allen Shelton (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Allen Shelton (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
double bass [bass]:
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1957-11) (tracks 7–8)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
electric guitar:
Frank Burroughs (US country guitarist) (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
baritone vocals:
Curly Howard (US country/bluegrass musician) (1956-12) (track 1)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1958-08) (track 12)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-01) (track 16)
baritone vocals [high baritone]:
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1957-06) (track 5)
composer:
Allen Shelton (track 8)
Jim Eanes (tracks 8, 16)
lead vocals:
Jim Eanes (track 9)
Jim Eanes (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Jim Eanes (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Jim Eanes (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Jim Eanes (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Jim Eanes (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
lyricist:
Jim Eanes (track 16)
tenor vocals:
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1956-12) (track 1)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1957-06) (track 5)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1958-08) (tracks 10, 12)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-01) (track 16)
writer:
Wade Perry (track 1)
Jim Eanes (track 1)
recorded at:
Radio Station WPTF in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States (1956-12) (tracks 1–4)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1957-06) (tracks 5–6)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1957-11) (tracks 7–8)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1958-08) (tracks 10–13)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1958-10) (tracks 14–15)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1959-01) (tracks 16–17)
recording of:
Your Old Standby (1956-12) (track 1)

CD 2

recorded in:
Salem, Virginia, United States (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
fiddle:
Cub McGee (US fiddler) (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Cub McGee (US fiddler) (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
guitar:
Jim Eanes (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Jim Eanes (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Jim Eanes (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Jim Eanes (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Jim Eanes (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Jim Eanes (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Curly Howard (US country/bluegrass musician) (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
banjo:
Allen Shelton (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Allen Shelton (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Allen Shelton (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Allen Shelton (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Allen Shelton (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Gene Parker (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
double bass [bass]:
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Curly Howard (US bluegrass bassist) (1960-05) (track 12)
Curly Howard (US country/bluegrass musician) (1960-05) (track 11)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Cliff Ragsdale (US bluegrass bassist) (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
electric guitar:
Frank Burroughs (US country guitarist) (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Frank Burroughs (US country guitarist) (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
background vocals:
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1959-12) (track 7)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1959-12) (track 7)
baritone vocals:
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1961-01) (track 13)
Roy Russell (US fiddler) (1961-06) (track 17)
composer:
Jim Eanes (track 6)
Charles K. Harris (late 19th / early 20th century composer) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Jim Eanes (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Jim Eanes (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Jim Eanes (1959-12) (tracks 7–8)
Jim Eanes (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Jim Eanes (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
Jim Eanes (1961-06) (tracks 17–18)
lyricist:
Jim Eanes (track 6)
Charles K. Harris (late 19th / early 20th century composer) (track 12)
tenor vocals:
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1961-01) (track 13)
Arnold Terry (US bluegrass/country bassist and guitarist) (1961-06) (track 17)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
recorded at:
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1959-01) (tracks 1–4)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1959-07) (tracks 5–6)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1959-12) (tracks 7–10)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1960-05) (tracks 11–12)
Radio Station WHEE in Martinsville, Virginia, United States (1961-01) (tracks 13–16)
recording of:
Down Among the Budded Roses (1959-07) (track 5)
Log Cabin in the Lane (1959-07) (track 6)
There'll Come a Time (1960-05) (track 12)

Release

liner notes:Gary B. Reid (Stanley Brothers historian, label owner)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/11306930 [info]