Complete your Hodges Brothers collection. Carroll County Blues. On The Banks Of The Ohio. Ida Red. Never Alone Waltz. Watermelon Hangin' On The Vine (LP, Album, RE). Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records.
1. Watermelon Hangin' on That Vine. Featured on Blue Moon Of Kentucky Vo. 1936-1949. Listen to Bill Monroe in full in the this site app. Play on this site.
LyricsWatermelon Hangin' On Tha. ill Monroe.
Banks of the Ohio", also known as "Down on the Banks of the Ohio", is a 19th-century murder ballad, written by unknown authors, in which "Willie" invites his young lover for a walk during which she rejects his marriage proposal. Once they are alone on the river bank, he murders the young woman.
The Essential Bill Monroe & The Monroe Brothers. Sample this album Artist - Artist (Sample). This is a great collection of early Bill Monroe tracks, recorded with the Monroe Brothers and with the first version of the Blue Grass Boys. " and "Once I Had a Darling Mother" are NOT included on the mammoth 6-CD set from Bear Family titled "Blue Moon of Kentucky, who to believe? I think I'll hold onto this one anyway.
The Monroe Brothers-On The Banks Of The Ohio. The Monroe Brothers-What Would You Give In Exchange? The Monroe Brothers-I've Still Got Ninety Nine. Bill Monroe - This World is Not my Home. The Monroe Brothers-Watermelon Hangin' On The Vine. The Monroe Brothers-I'll Live On. The Monroe Brothers-My Long Journey Home. The Monroe Brothers-Rollin' On. Bill Monroe and the Osborne Brothers. The Monroe Brothers-Where Is My Sailor Boy? The Monroe Brothers-This World Is Not My Home. The Monroe Brothers-What Would The Profit Be? The Monroe Brothers-You've Got To Walk That Lonesome Valley. The Monroe Brothers-Have A Feast Here Tonight. Feast Here Tonight Vo. - The Monroe Brothers. The Monroe Brothers-Drifting Too Far From the Shore.
|A||Watermelon Hangin' On That Vine|
|B||On The Banks Of The Ohio|
- Vocals, Guitar [Uncredited] – Charlie Monroe
- Vocals, Mandolin [Uncredited] – Bill Monroe
NotesBoth sides recorded 21 June 1936 in Charlotte, NC.
Side A matrix no. 102739-1.
Side B matrix no. 102740-1.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): A M-7010A
- Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): A M-7010B