On this day in 1950...
Date: Thu, 20 Oct 94 15:28:05 PDT
Subject: On this day in 1950...
From: Frank Godbey <UKA016@UKCC.UKY.EDU>
On October 20, 1950, Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain
Boys recorded the following at radio station WDAE, Tampa, Florida, to
fulfill their contract with Mercury Records:
Doin' My Time / Pike County Breakdown / Preachin', Prayin', Singin' /
Pain in My Heart / Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms / Back to the Cross /
Farewell Blues / Old Salty Dog Blues / Take Me in the Lifeboat /
Will the Roses Bloom (Where She Lies Sleeping) / I'll Just Pretend
You can hear 'em all today on
FLATT & SCRUGGS: THE COMPLETE MERCURY SESSIONS Polygram 314 512 644-2
FLATT & SCRUGGS 1948-1959 Bear Family Records BCD15472 (4-CD box)
Great stuff; highly recommended. Std. disclaimer.
© 1994 Peter Langston