Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wild Wild Young Men
Rose Maddox 2:23
2 I'll Make Sweet Love to You
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:21
3 No Help Wanted
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:07
4 Hearts and Flowers
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:04
5 Ugly and Slouchy
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:09
6 I'm a Little Red Caboose (On the Choo Choo Train of Love)
Rose Maddox 2:23
7 Kiss Me Quick and Go
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:03
8 The Time Is Spring
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:21
9 Hey Little Dreamboat
Rose Maddox 2:53
10 You Won't Believe This
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:29
11 Fountain of Youth
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:11
12 I Wonder If I Can Lose the Blues This Way
Rose Maddox 2:17
13 Paul Bunyan Love
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:21
14 I've Got Four Big Brothers (To Look After Me)
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 1:51
15 I Gotta Go Get My Baby
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:20
16 No More Time
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:02
17 The Hoot-Owl Melody
Rosie and Retta 2:10
18 Looky There Over There
Rose Maddox 2:10
19 I'll Find Her
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:01
20 Old Black Choo-Choo
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:18
21 Tall Man
Rose Maddox 2:30
22 I'll Go Steppin' Too
Rose Maddox 2:18
23 Love Is Strange
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:21
24 Did You Ever Come Home
Rose Maddox 2:19
25 Old Man Blues
Rose Maddox 2:57
26 A Short Life and Its Troubles
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:20
27 Stop Whistlin' Wolf
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:25
28 Dig a Hole
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:21
29 Let Me Love You
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:02
30 The Death of Rock 'n' Roll
The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:08

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Don Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Don Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Jerry Rivers (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Don Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Don Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Don Maddox (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–11)
Hal Smith (bluegrass fiddler) (1954-03-22) (track 12)
Don Maddox (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Joe DeRose (US country fiddler) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
John Stout (US country fiddler) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Don Maddox (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
Bobby Bruce (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Joe DeRose (US country fiddler) (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Don Maddox (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
Tommy Jackson (Bluegrass fiddler) (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Don Maddox (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Don Maddox (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
drums (drum set):
Muddy Berry (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Muddy Berry (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Buddy Harman (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Muddy Berry (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Muddy Berry (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Muddy Berry (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
mandolin:
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–11)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
guitar:
Rose Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Samuel Pruett (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Jack Shook (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Velma Smith (Nashville A-Team) (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Rose Maddox (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Joe Knight (US country guitarist, Texas based in the 1950s) (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Cal Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Rose Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Fred Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Johnny Bond (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Cal Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Fred Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Joe Maphis (country guitarist) (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Rose Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Chet Atkins (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Cal Maddox (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–11)
Fred Maddox (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–11)
Rose Maddox (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Jack Shook (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Rose Maddox (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Eddie Cletro (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Rose Maddox (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Roy Nichols (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Cal Maddox (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
Rose Maddox (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
Eddie Cletro (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Merle Travis (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Cal Maddox (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
Rose Maddox (1956-08-16) (tracks 13, 30)
Ray Edenton (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Cal Maddox (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Rose Maddox (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Joe Maphis (country guitarist) (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Cal Maddox (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Rose Maddox (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Billy Strange (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Cal Maddox (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Rose Maddox (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Billy Strange (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Cal Maddox (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
Fred Maddox (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
Billy Strange (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Jimmy Rollins (US country guitarist, engineer, and songwriter) (1953-06-03) (track 7)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Cal Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Cal Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Cal Maddox (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
harmonica:
Cal Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Cal Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Cal Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
bass:
Bob Keller (US bassist) (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Wesley Tuttle (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Bill Flynn (US country bassist) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Bill Flynn (US country bassist) (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Al Williams (US country bassist) (1957-02-20) (track 25)
banjo:
Joe Maphis (country guitarist) (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Eddie Cletro (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
double bass [bass]:
Fred Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Fred Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Ernie Newton (contrabassist) (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Fred Maddox (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Fred Maddox (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
Fred Maddox (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
Floyd D. 'Lightnin'' Chance (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Fred Maddox (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
Fred Maddox (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
electric guitar:
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
steel guitar:
Johnny Sibert (US steel guitarist) (1953-05-19) (track 6)
George McCoy (US country steel guitarist) (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Bob Foster (US steel guitarist) (1954-03-22) (track 12)
Ernie Ball (US guitarist and enterpreneur) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Don Helms (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
piano:
Marvin Hughes (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Marvin Hughes (1954-03-22) (track 12)
Eddie Carver (US country accordionist/pianist) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
Floyd Cramer (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Merrill Moore (1957-02-20) (track 25)
accordion:
Eddie Carver (US country accordionist/pianist) (1955-02-24) (tracks 1, 17)
composer:
Ethel Smith (track 23)
Nugetre (track 1)
Bill Carlisle (track 3)
lead vocals:
Fred Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Rose Maddox (1952-01-29) (track 2)
Fred Maddox (1952-12-13) (track 3)
Rose Maddox (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
Rose Maddox (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Rose Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Fred Maddox (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Fred Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Rose Maddox (1953-12-09) (track 8)
Fred Maddox (1954-03-22) (track 10)
Rose Maddox (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Rose Maddox (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Rose Maddox (1955-02-24) (track 1)
Fred Maddox (1955-10-01) (track 19)
Rose Maddox (1955-10-01) (track 20)
Rose Maddox (1955-12-21) (tracks 9, 21)
Fred Maddox (1956-08-16) (track 5)
Don Maddox (1956-08-16) (tracks 13, 30)
Rose Maddox (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Rose Maddox (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Fred Maddox (1957-03-12) (tracks 26, 28)
Rose Maddox (1957-03-12) (track 23)
Fred Maddox (1957-08-30) (track 29)
Rose Maddox (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
lyricist:
Ethel Smith (track 23)
Nugetre (track 1)
Mickey Baker (track 23)
Bill Carlisle (track 3)
Sylvia Robinson (track 23)
producer:
Don Law (tracks 1–30)
vocals:
The Maddox Brothers (1952-01-29) (track 2)
The Maddox Brothers (1952-12-13) (tracks 3–4)
The Maddox Brothers (1953-06-03) (track 7)
The Maddox Brothers (1953-12-09) (track 8)
The Maddox Brothers (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–11)
The Maddox Brothers (1955-02-07) (tracks 14, 16)
Rose Maddox (1955-02-24) (track 17)
Retta Maddox (US country singer) (1955-02-24) (track 17)
The Maddox Brothers (1955-10-01) (tracks 19–20)
The Maddox Brothers (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
The Maddox Brothers (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
The Maddox Brothers (1957-08-30) (tracks 27, 29)
writer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 30)
Terry Fell (track 20)
Henry Maddox (US mandolinist/guitarist) (track 20)
Renald Richard (track 30)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 28)
publisher:
Cromwell Music (track 23)
Mijac Music (track 30)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 30)
recorded at:
Castle Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1953-05-19) (track 6)
Jim Beck Studios in Dallas, Texas, United States (1953-06-03) (track 7)
Castle Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1954-03-22) (tracks 10–12)
Jim Beck Studios in Dallas, Texas, United States (1955-02-07) (tracks 14–16)
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08-16) (tracks 5, 13, 30)
Bradley Recording Studios (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-11-21) (tracks 18, 22, 24)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-02-20) (track 25)
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-03-12) (tracks 23, 26, 28)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 5723) (track 28)
later translated versions:
recording of:
No Help Wanted (1952-12-13) (track 3)
Wild Wild Young Men (1955-02-24) (track 1)
Old Black Choo-Choo (1955-10-01) (track 20)
I Got a Woman (1956-08-16) (track 30)
Darling Corey (1957-03-12) (track 28)
Love Is Strange (1957-03-12) (track 23)
Short Life of Trouble (1957-03-12) (track 26)