The Singing Cowboys Collection
July 12, 2005
Bring back those childhood memories of bygone days when sagebrush troubadours such as Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, Rex Allen, and Tex Ritter rode the range with this excellent collection of Singing Cowboys. This release has classic cowboy songs such as "Cool Water," "High Noon," and "Sioux City Sue" as well as several rare, never-before-on-CD tracks including "If You Ever Come to Texas" by Dale Evans, "In My Stable (There's An Empty Stall)" by Monte Hale, and "Which Way'd They Go" by The Cass County Boys.
Sioux City Sue (1:41)
Cool Water (2:00)
Sons of the Pioneers
Hill-Billy Heaven, (I Dreamed Of) (3:45)
No One to Cry To (2:13)
Foy Willing & The Riders of the Purple Sage
High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me) (2:47)
Cowboy's Night Herd Song (2:16)
Roy Rogers & Sons of the Pioneers
If You Ever Come to Texas (2:27)
It's My Lazy Day (2:16)
Smiley Burnette/The Ewing Sisters
Saddle Pals (2:26)
Cimarron (Roll On) (2:18)
In My Stable (There's an Empty Stall) (2:40)
Let Me Ride Down in Rocky Canyon (2:29)
I'm a Young Cowboy (Streets of Laredo) (3:36)
Shame on You (1:55)
Spade Cooley/The Western Swing Dance Gang/Tex Williams
Which Way'd They Go (1:46)
The Cass County Boys
Notes & Background Information
Collection Producers: Cary E. Mansfield, Larry Zwisohn and John Guyot Smith
Mastering: Steve Massie for Steve Massie Productions
Notes: Larry Zwisohn
Art Direction & Design: Bill Pitzonka
"Songs of the Soil" vintage songbook image used for the cover courtesy of the Autry Qualified Interest Trust and The Autry Foundation.
Photos: courtesy of Packy Smith
- 1, 15: Courtesy of the Autry Qualified Interest Trust and The Autry Foundation.
- 3, 5, 9, 10, 13: Shasta Records/Varese Sarabande Records Inc.
- 4: Courtesy of Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, DBA Masters International.
- 2, 6, 14: Courtesy of SOUNDIES, Inc.
8: Courtesy of Capitol Records, under license from EMI Music Special Markets
- 12: Courtesy of Sony/ATV-Acuff Rose Music BMI
This compilation © (p) 2005 Varese Sarabande Records Inc. Manufactured by Varese Sarabande Records, Inc., 11846 Ventura Blvd., Suite #130, Studio City, CA 91604. Distributed by Universal Music and Video Distribution, 10 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91068.
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