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Classic Bluegrass Vol. 2 from Smithsonian Folkways

Various Artists
Classic Bluegrass Vol. 2 from Smithsonian Folkways

Compiled from over 40 years of classic bluegrass recordings on the Folkways and Smithsonian Folkways labels, Classic Bluegrass, vol. 2 showcases many of the key artists who shaped the sound of this internationally-acclaimed, all-American music. "Father of Bluegrass" Bill Monroe, Doc Watson, Hazel Dickens, The Country Gentlemen, Red Allen, Frank Wakefield, John Hartford, and many others bring us the best of this diverse music tradition. 32-page booklet. 28 classic tracks. 73 minutes.

Track Listing

101
Blue Grass Breakdown David Johnson 3:12
102
Roving Gambler The Country Gentlemen 3:06
103
Daniel Prayed Doc Watson, Fred Price, and Clint Howard 2:53
104
Fourteen-Carat Mind Half & Half 2:28
105
Won't You Come and Sing for Me? Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard 2:45
106
Rocky Run Jerry Stuart, Pete Kuykendall, Smiley Hobbs, and Tom Gray 2:47
107
The Girl Behind the Bar Red Clay Ramblers 2:06
108
Ain't Nobody Gonna Miss Me B. Lilly, Chubby Anthony, Don Stover 2:16
109
Are You Afraid to Die Red Allen and Frank Wakefield 2:38
110
Walls of Time Bill Monroe and Peter Rowan 4:05
111
Back Up and Push The Friendly City Playboys 1:50
112
I've Endured Ola Belle Reed 2:48
113
Carolina in the Pines Harley Allen 2:42
114
Jesse James Eric Weissberg 2:30
115
Two Orphans The Georgia Pals 3:19
116
China Grove, My Home Town The Nashville Grass 2:31
117
Bluegrass Spectacular Bill Price 2:38
118
Stoney Creek Sonny Miller 1:22
119
Little Maggie Larry Richardson 1:13
120
Miss Ferris John Hartford 3:51
121
Foggy Mountain Top Earl Taylor and the Stoney Mountain Boys 2:00
122
Sinner, You Better Get Ready The Lilly Brothers and Don Stover 2:58
123
Sitting on Top of the World Doc Watson 3:05
124
Renegade Bob Everhart 1:59
125
Possum Holler Bill Price 2:58
126
Red Wing Tom Morgan 2:33
127
I'll Take the Blame Red Allen 2:21
128
Watson's Blues Bill Monroe and Doc Watson 2:26

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