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:
Roy Harvey (old time musician) (1929-05-06) (track 16)
banjo:
Charlie Poole (1929-05-06) (track 16)
vocals:
Charlie Poole (1929-05-06) (track 16)

Release

ASIN: US: B00HVOXKXC [info]