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Red Allen and Friends

Red Allen and Friends

Veteran bluegrass performer Red Allen (1930–1993) collaborates with sons Harley and Doug and several musician friends on this 1981 album. Among the friends joining Allen are Grammy-winning fiddler Vassar Clements, mandolin and guitar player Marty Stuart, and Scruggs brothers Randy (guitar), Gary (harp), and Steve (banjo). The playlist includes traditional and modern bluegrass songs including “Bill Cheatum,” “Fire on the Mountain,” Red Allen’s “Trouble ‘Round My Door,” and John D. Lautermilk’s “Bad News.”

Track Listing

101
She's Country Red Allen 2:17
102
Dig a Hole in the Meadow (Darling Corey) Red Allen 2:22
103
Stone Wall Red Allen 2:54
104
Bill Cheatham Red Allen 2:26
105
Troubles 'Round My Door Red Allen 2:40
201
Hello City Lights Red Allen 2:14
202
Sweet Love Ain't Around Red Allen 3:06
203
Gold Watch and Chain Red Allen 1:58
204
Bad News Red Allen 2:45
205
Fire on the Mountain Red Allen 1:54

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