Annotation

This compact disc was compiled from extreme rare old 78's, which have been remastered to produce the best possible sound. However the listener is advised to approach this CD in it's historical perspective realizing that there are imperfections and noise in the original recordings. Hopefully, these should be viewed as being minor consequence in view of the considerable music and historical importance of this project.

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-24 11:31 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Went to See My Sweetheart Lewis McDaniel & Walter Smith 2:27
2 Oh Molly Dear B.F. Shelton 3:02
3 Willie Moore Burnett & Rutherford 3:15
4 Lowe Bonnie Jimmie Tarlton 3:22
5 Ommie Wise G.B. Grayson 3:11
6 In the Hills of Roane County The Blue Sky Boys 3:22
7 John Henry Blues Earl Johnson & His Dixie Entertainers 3:13
8 George Collins Roy Harvey & The North Carolina Ramblers 2:51
9 John Hardy Buell Kazee 3:05
10 Man of Constant Sorrow Emry Arthur 3:22
11 Louisville Burglar Hickory Nuts 2:49
12 Will the Weaver Charlie Parker & Mack Woolbright 2:54
13 Darling Cora B.F. Shelton 3:50
14 I've Always Been a Rambler Grayson & Whitter 3:26
15 Pretty Little Miss Out in the Garden Cousin Emmy 3:02
16 He Rambled Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers 2:59
17 The Fate of Ellen Smith Green Bailey 2:41
18 Wreck of the Old 97 Ernest Stoneman & Kahle Brewer 2:50
19 The Island Unknown, Part 1 Eck Robertson 3:11
20 The Island Unknown, Part 2 Eck Robertson 2:26

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1929-05-06) (track 16)
fiddle:
Lonnie Austin (1929-05-06) (track 16)
guitar:
Charlie Parker (obscure old-time musician) (1927-11-10) (track 12)
Roy Harvey (old time musician) (1929-05-06) (track 16)
banjo:
B.F. Shelton (1927-07-29) (track 2)
Mack Woolbright (1927-11-10) (track 12)
Charlie Poole (1929-05-06) (track 16)
arranger:
composer:
B.F. Shelton (track 2)
producer:
Ralph Peer (1927-07-29) (track 2)
vocals:
B.F. Shelton (1927-07-29) (track 2)
Charlie Parker (obscure old-time musician) (1927-11-10) (track 12)
Mack Woolbright (1927-11-10) (track 12)
Charlie Poole (1929-05-06) (track 16)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
recording of:
Oh Molly Dear (1927-07-29) (track 2)
Oh, Didn't He Ramble (1929-05-06) (track 16)

Release

ASIN:US: B00HVOXKXC [info]