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The Stanley Brothers - Bully Of The Town:

Bluegrass Is Timeless

(Gusto/King KG 0333-2) 2003


Bully Of The Town

Another bargain basement Gusto compilation, with ten tracks...

Nowadays the King/Starday material is probably best obtained on the two 4xCD box sets The Early Starday/King Years, 1958-1961 and The King Years, 1961-1965.

 

For detailed information on the songs/sessions check Gary B. Reid's The Music Of The Stanley Brothers book. For page references, see the Original Release entries.

Track:
Title:
Time:
Date:
Original Source:
Guitar:
Banjo:
Fiddle:
Mandolin:
Bass:
Lead Guitar:
1
Mama Don't Allow
02:11
03 May 1962
King 5688 Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Ralph Mayo

Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

P.D.
2
Weeping Willow
02:25
15 Sep 1959
Sings Everybody's Country Favorites Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley


George Shuffler
Bill Napier

P.D.
3
Careless Love
02:02
16 Jul 1964
The Remarkable Stanley Brothers Play And Sing Bluegrass Songs For You Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

P.D.
4
Chickie's Old Gray Mule
02:08
04 May 1962
The Remarkable Stanley Brothers Play And Sing Bluegrass Songs For You Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Ralph Mayo

Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

Thomas Westerndorf
5
Bully Of The Town
03:02
16 Jul 1964
King 5920 Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

Charles E. Trevathan
6
How Bad I Do Feel
02:59
16 Jul 1964
King 5920 Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

P.D.
7
Back Up And Push
02:12
16 Jul 1964
The Remarkable Stanley Brothers Play And Sing Bluegrass Songs For You Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

P.D.
8
How You've Tortured My Mind
02:21
17 Jul 1964
The Remarkable Stanley Brothers Play And Sing Bluegrass Songs For You Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

Peggy Stanley / C. Stanley
9
Old Rattler
02:07
15 Sep 1959
King 5347 Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley


George Shuffler
Bill Napier

P.D.
10
I'm Bound To Ride
01:52
17 Jul 1964
King 5933 Carter Stanley
Ralph Stanley
Art Stamper
Earl Taylor
Chick Stripling
George Shuffler

Arthur Leroy Smith

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