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"hell, there ain't no notes to it...you just play it

     Below you will find samples AND complete downloads of the 600 original recordings of these early country musicians contained in Volume 1-3, and links to LYRICS of some of the songs that I have transcribed. Also, if there is information or a photo of that artist or band available, there will be an underlined link as well.

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Click Underlined Links for 30s Samples, full downloads, Photos, & Info

TUNE
ARTIST
STATE
LYRICS
VOL
A Fiddler's Convention in Georgia FULL
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Acorn Stomp FULL
EAST TEXAS SERENADERS
Texas
 
Volume 1
Ain't She Sweet FULL
FIDDLIN' BOB LARKAN
Arkansas
 
Volume 3
Ain't That Skippin' And Flyin' FULL
ALLEN BROTHERS
Tennessee
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
Alabama Breakdown  FULL
HERSCHEL BROWN & HIS HAPPY FIVE
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Alabama Gals FULL
CLAYTON MCMICHEN & RILEY PUCKETT
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Alabama Girl, Ain't You Comin' Out To-Night  FULL
EARL JOHNSON
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Alabama Jubilee FULL
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Alabama Jubilee FULL
BILL HELMS AND HIS UPSON COUNTY BAND
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Aldeline Waltz FULL
EAST TEXAS SERENADERS
Texas
 
Volume 2
All Gone Now FULL
GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS
Georgia
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
All I've Gots Done Gone FULL
FIDDLIN' DOC ROBERTS
Kentucky
 
Volume 1
All Night Long FULL
EARL JOHNSON
Georgia
 
Volume 3
All Old Bachelors Are Hard To Please FULL
GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS
Georgia
 
Volume 1
And The Cat Came Back The Very Next Day FULL
FIDDLIN' DOC ROBERTS
Kentucky
 
Volume 1
Are You Washed In The Blood FULL
ERNEST STONEMAN & HIS DIXIE MOUNTAINEERS
Virginia
 
Volume 1
Arizona Stomp FULL
EAST TEXAS SERENADERS
Texas
 
Volume 2
Arkansas Sheik FULL
CLAYTON MCMICHEN & RILEY PUCKETT
Georgia
 
Volume 1
Arkansas Wagoner FULL
REAVES WHITE COUNTY RAMBLERS
Arkansas
 
Volume 3
Augusta Rag FULL
MELVIN DUPREE
Georgia
 
Volume 1
Aunt Dinah's Quilting Party FULL
FLOYD COUNTY RAMBLERS
Virginia
 
Volume 1
Avalon Quickstep FULL
NARMOUR & SMITH
Mississippi
 
Volume 1

 

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TUNE
ARTIST
STATE
LYRICS
VOL
B Flat Rag 
MADISONVILLE STRING BAND
Kentucky
  Volume 2
Babe 
EAST TEXAS SERENADERS
Texas
 
Volume 2
Bachelors Hall
FIDDLIN' JOHN CARSON
Virginia
  Volume 1
Back Up And Push
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Baltimore Fire 
CHARLIE POOLE
N.Carolina
 
Volume 2
Bamalong Blues
ANDREW & JIM BAXTER
Georgia
  Volume 1
Bankhead Blues
NATIONS BROTHERS
Mississippi
  Volume 1
Barbecue Down In Georgia Part 2
HERSCHEL BROWN
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Barrow County Stomp 
THEO & GUS CLARK
Georgia
  Volume 2
Bathouse Blues
ASHLEY'S MELODY MEN
Arkansas
  Volume 1
Beautiful Valley 
THERON HALE AND DAUGHTERS
Tennessee
 
Volume 2
Been On The Job Too Long
WILMER WATTS & the LONELY EAGLES
N.Carolina
  Volume 1
Been To The East Been To The West
LEAKE COUNTY REVELERS
Mississippi
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
Beware
BLIND ALFRED REED
W.Virginia
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
Big Ball In Memphis
GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS
Georgia
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
Big Ball In Town
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Big Bend Gal
SHELOR FAMILY
Virginia
 
Volume 3
Big Eyed Rabbit 
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
 
Volume 2
Big Footed Man In the Sandy Lot
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
 
Volume 3
Big Four 
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
  Volume 2
Bile Them Cabbage Down 
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Bill Cheatem
JAMES COLE'S STRING BAND
?
  Volume 1
Bill Mason 
CHARLIE POOLE
N.Carolina
 
Volume 2
Billy Grimes The Rover
SHELOR FAMILY
Virginia
  Volume 1
Billy In The Lowground
BURNETT & RUTHERFORD
Kentucky
  Volume 1
Billy In The Lowground
DR HUMPHREY BATES & HIS POSSUM HUNTERS
Tennessee
  Volume 1
Billy In The Lowground
LOWE STOKES
Georgia
  Volume 1
Billy Wilson 
UNCLE JIMMIE THOMPSON
Kentucky
  Volume 2
Birmingham
POPES ARKANSAS MOUNTAINEERS
Arkansas
 
Volume 3
Black Annie
GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Black Bottom Strut
THREE STRIPPED GEARS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Black-Eyed Susie
J.P. NESTOR & NORMAN EDMONDS
Virginia
  Volume 1
Black-Eyed Susie 
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Blue Grass Twist
SOUTH GEORGIA HIGHBALLERS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Blue-Eyed Girl
CHARLIE BOWMAN & THE HILLBILLIES
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
Blues In The Bottle
PRINCE ALBERT HUNT'S TEXAS RAMBLERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Boatin' Up Sandy
CHARLIE BOWMAN & THE HILLBILLIES
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
Boil Dem Cabbage Down 
EARL JOHNSON
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Bone Dry Blues
LOWE STOKES
Georgia
  Volume 1
Boots And Saddle
RILEY PUCKETT
Georgia
  Volume 1
Bowlegged Irishman
TED GOSSET'S STRING BAND
Kentucky
  Volume 1
Brickyard Joe
FIDDLIN' DOC ROBERTS
Kentucky
  Volume 1
Brilliancy Medley
ECK ROBERTSON
Texas
  Volume 1
Bring Me A Bottle
LEAKE COUNTY REVELERS
Mississippi
 
Volume 3
Broken Down Gambler
GID TANNER and HIS SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Brown Skin Girl Down The Lane
MASSEY FAMILY
New Mexico
  Volume 1
Buck Eyed Rabbits
CHARLIE BOWMAN & THE HILLBILLIES
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
Buckin' Mule 
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 2
Buddy, Won't You Roll Down the Line
UNCLE DAVE MACON
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
Bull At The Wagon
LEWIS BROTHERS
Texas
  Volume 1
Bully Of The Town 
EARL JOHNSON
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Bully Of The Town 
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 2

 

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TUNE
ARTIST
STATE
LYRICS
VOL
Cacklin' Hen And Rooster Too
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Cackling Pullet
TENNESSEE RAMBLERS
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
California Blues
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
 
Volume 3
Callahan's Reel 
DYKES MAGIC CITY TRIO
Virginia
 
Volume 3
Callahan's Reel
FIDDLIN' POWERS
Virginia
  Volume 1
Camp Nelson Blues
BOOKER ORCHESTRA
Kentucky
 
Volume 3
Candy Girl 
UNCLE BUNT STEPHENS
Tennessee
 
Volume 2
Carbolic Rag
SCOTTDALE STRING BAND
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Carolina Stompdown
AIKEN COUNTY STRING BAND
S. Carolina
 
Volume 3
Carrol County Blues 
NARMOUR & SMITH
Mississippi
 
Volume 2
Casey Jones
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Charleston No 1 
NARMOUR & SMITH
Mississippi
 
Volume 2
Charleston Number 1
DOC ROBERTS TRIO
Kentucky
 
Volume 3
Charming Betsy 
LAND NORRIS
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Charming Betsy
GEORGIA ORGAN GRINDERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Cheat 'Em
RED HEADED FIDDLERS
Texas
  Volume 1
Chinese Rag 
SPOONEY FIVE
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Choctaw County Rag
RAY BROTHERS
Mississippi
  Volume 1
Christmas Time Will Soon Be Over
FIDDLIN' JOHN CARSON and HIS VIRGINIA REELERS
Virginia
  Volume 1
Cindy
RILEY PUCKETT & CLAYTON MCMICHEN
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Citaco
LOWE STOKES
Georgia
  Volume 1
Cluck Old Hen
BOGTROTTERS
Virginia
Click to See Lyrics
Volume 1
Coal Mine Blues
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
 
Volume 3
Coal Valley
STRIPLING BROTHERS
Alabama
  Volume 1
Combination Rag
EAST TEXAS SERENADERS
Texas
 
Volume 3
Come On Buddy, Don't You Want to Go
UNCLE DAVE MACON
Tennessee
 
Volume 3
Come Over And See Me Sometime
GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Corn Likker Still In Georgia
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Corn Shuckin Party in Georgia
HERSCHEL BROWN & HIS BOYS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Corndodger No.1 Special
GEORGE EDGIN'S CORNDODGERS
Arkansas
  Volume 1
Cornshucker's Frolic
CALLOWAY'S WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS
W.Virginia
  Volume 1
Cotton Eyed Joe
GID TANNER and HIS SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Cotton Eyed Joe(Dominicker Duck)
FIDDLIN JOHN CARSON AND HIS VIRGINIA REELERS
Virginia
 
Volume 3
Cotton Patch
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Cotton Pickers Drag
GRINNEL GIGGERS
Missouri
  Volume 1
Cousin Sally Brown
SWEET BROTHERS
Virginia
  Volume 1
Cripple Creek
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1
Croquet Habits
FREENYS BARN DANCE BAND
Mississippi
  Volume 1
Cuban Two Step Rag
SMITH'S GARAGE FIDDLE BAND
Texas
  Volume 1
Cumberland Gap On A Buckin' Mule 
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
 
Volume 2
Cumberland Gap 
WILLIAMSON BROS & CURRY
W.Virginia
 
Volume 2
Cumberland Blues
FIDDLIN' DOC ROBERTS
Kentucky
  Volume 1
Cumberland Gap
ALLEN SISSON
Georgia
 
Volume 3
Cumberland Gap
BURNETT & RUTHERFORD
Kentucky
 
Volume 3
Cumberland Gap
SKILLET LICKERS
Georgia
  Volume 1