Green Mountain

Earl Johnson recorded Green Mountain at a November 22nd, 1929, session in Atlanta, Georgia. It was paired with Rocky Palace, and released as Victor # V-40304. Green Mountain is Flop-Eared Mule in all but name. His is the only recording listed in Tony Russell’s Country Music Records under that title. The tune is a simple AABB fiddle tune with the A strain in…

Waynesburgh

Fiddlin’ Doc Roberts recorded Waynesburgh at an August 26th, 1927, session in Richmond, Indiana. His recording is the only recording of this tune under this title to be released before 1942. It was released as Gennett # 6257, as well as on the Gennett-affiliated labels Champion (# 15549, credited to Fiddlin’ Jim Burke), Silvertone (# 5078…

Dance All Night

The Stripling Brothers recorded Dance All Night, aka Danced All Night with a Bottle in My Hand, in New York City on August 19th, 1929. It was their second-ever recording session. The recording was paired with Horse Shoe Bend, and released as Vocalion # 5395. My recording of this tune (included on the Document Records Complete Recorded Works CD) sounds in…