Remember Me: The Legendary King Sessions 1946

Remember Me: The Legendary King Sessions 1946

by The Bailes Brothers

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Overview

Remember Me: The Legendary King Sessions 1946

After an unsatisfying run at Columbia Records -- partially stifled due to ramifications of World War II -- the Bailes Brothers signed with King in 1946 and set about recording a series of seminal bluegrass sessions. Bear Family reissued these in two separate sets: Remember Me, which covers 1946, and Standing Somewhere in the Shadows, which covers 1953 and beyond (they had previously chronicled the Columbia recordings). On Remember Me, the fruits of their weekend-long session in late summer/early fall of 1946 are presented in their entirety. That weekend, they recorded 24 sides in Nashville, mostly religious material, all excellent. The Bailes Brothers were on fire that weekend, their harmonies pure and rich, their band ragged and soulful. This is some of the greatest harmony music in country and bluegrass, presented with its best possible sound and annotation.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/21/2012
Label: Bear Family Germany
UPC: 4000127171320
catalogNumber: 2717132

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Bailes Brothers   Primary Artist

Technical Credits

Mel Foree   Composer
Walter Bailes   Composer
Zeke Clements   Composer
Karl Davis   Composer
G.T. "Dad" Speer   Composer
Harty Taylor   Composer
Frankie Bailes   Composer
Andreas Merck   Photo Scanning
Mychael Gerstenberger   Artwork
Dick Spottswood   Liner Notes,Reissue Producer,Illustrations
Johnnie Bailes   Composer
J.B. Karnes   Composer
Scott Wiseman   Composer
Muriel Deason Wright   Composer
Sam Malbuch   Photo Restoration
Juanita Bailes   Illustrations
John Jacob Bailes   Composer
Andy Patterson   Composer
Warren Caplinger   Composer
Rick Bailes   Illustrations

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