Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 & 1947 ()

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Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 & 1947 - Ricky Skaggs/Kentucky Thunder
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  1. Goin' Back to Old Kentucky
  2. When You're Lonely
  3. Toy Heart
  4. It's Mighty Dark to Travel
  5. Mother's Only Sleeping
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  1. Goin' Back to Old Kentucky
  2. When You're Lonely
  3. Toy Heart
  4. It's Mighty Dark to Travel
  5. Mother's Only Sleeping
  6. Bluegrass Breakdown
  7. Little Cabin Home on the Hill
  8. Mansions for Me
  9. Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong
  10. Why Did You Wander
  11. Remember the Cross
  12. The Old Crossroad
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Bill Monroe had already recorded some sixty songs with his brother Charlie Monroe for Bluebird/RCA Records in the late 1930s (as the Monroe Brothers), but while he was fronting his own group in the early '40s, he felt he wasn't quite getting the sound he was searching for in his head. Then in 1945 he added a singer and guitarist to his band named Lester Flatt, and later in that same year he added an extraordinary three-finger-styled banjo player named Earl Scruggs to the group, and suddenly that sound Monroe had been ...

Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 & 1947 2008, Skaggs Family Records

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