Keep My Skillet Good & Greasy

Keep My Skillet Good & Greasy

by Uncle Dave MaconUncle Dave Macon


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This features "All in Down & Out Blues," "I'll Tickle Nancy, " "Cumberland Mountain Deer Race, " and others.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/03/2004
Label: Bear Family
UPC: 4000127159786
catalogNumber: 15978
Rank: 108723


Disc 1

  1. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  2. Hill Billie Blues
  3. Old Maid's Last Hope (A Burglar Song)
  4. All I've Got's Gone
  5. The Fox Chase
  6. Papa's Billie Goat
  7. The Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane
  8. (She Was Always) Chewing Gum
  9. Jonah and the Whale
  10. I'm Going Away to Leave You, Love
  11. Love Somebody
  12. Soldier's Joy
  13. Bile Them Cabbage Down
  14. Down by the River
  15. Run, Nigger, Run
  16. Old Dan Tucker
  17. Station Will Be Changed After a While
  18. Rooster Crow Medley
  19. Going Across the Sea
  20. Just from Tennessee
  21. Watermelon Smilin' on the Vine
  22. All-Go-Hungry Hash House
  23. From Jerusalem to Jericho
  24. I Tickled Nancy
  25. Arkansas Traveler
  26. The Girl I Left Behind Me

Disc 2

  1. Muskrat Medley
  2. Old Ship of Zion
  3. Down in Arkansaw
  4. Down by the Old Mill Stream
  5. I Don't Reckon It'll Happen Again
  6. Save My Mother's Picture from Sale
  7. Rise When the Rooster Crows
  8. Way Down the Old Plank Road
  9. The Bible's True
  10. He Won the Heart of My Sarah Jane
  11. Last Last Night When My Willie Came Home
  12. I've Got the Mourning Blues
  13. Death of John Henry (Steel Driving Man)
  14. On the Dixie Bee Line (In That Henry Ford of Mine)
  15. Buck Dancer's Choice
  16. The Franklin Blues
  17. Whoop' Em Up Cindy
  18. Only as Far as the Gate Dear Ma
  19. Just Tell Them That You Saw Me
  20. Poor Sinners, Fare You Well
  21. Old Ties
  22. Knoxville Blues
  23. We Are Up Against It Now
  24. Uncle Dave's Beloved Again
  25. The Old Man's Drunk Again
  26. I Ain't Got Long to Say

Disc 3

  1. Ain't It a Shame to Keep Your Honey Out in the Rain
  2. Stop That Knocking at My Door
  3. Sassy Sam
  4. Shout, Mourner, You Shall Be Free
  5. I Don't Care If I Never Wake Up
  6. In the Good Old Summer Time
  7. Something's Always Sure to Tickle Me
  8. Sourwood Mountain Medley
  9. Deliverance Will Come
  10. Wouldn't Give Me Sugar in My Coffee
  11. Kissin' on the Sly
  12. Hold on to the Sleigh
  13. In the Good Old Days of Long Ago
  14. My Girl's a High Born Lady
  15. The Cross-Eyed Butcher and the Cacklin' Hen
  16. In the Old Carolina State (Where the Sweet Magnolias Bloom)
  17. Never Make Love No More
  18. Arcade Blues
  19. Them Two Gals of Mine
  20. Diamond in the Rough
  21. Tossing the Baby So High
  22. Sho' Fly, Don't Bother Me
  23. Uncle Ned
  24. Braying Mule
  25. Bake That Chicken Pie
  26. Rock About My Sara Jane

Disc 4

  1. Tell Her to Come Back Home
  2. Hold That Woodpile Down
  3. Carve That Possum
  4. Hop High Ladies, The Cake's All Dough
  5. Sail Away Ladies
  6. I'm A-Goin' Away in the Morn
  7. Sleepy Lou
  8. The Grey Cat on the Tennessee Farm
  9. Walk, Tom Wilson, Walk
  10. I's Gwine Back to Dixie
  11. Take Me Home, Poor Julia
  12. Go Along Mule
  13. Tom and Jerry
  14. Rabbit in the Pea Patch
  15. Jordan Is a Hard Road to Travel
  16. Pickaninny Lullaby Song
  17. Are You Washed in the Blood of the Lamb
  18. The Maple on the Hill
  19. Poor Old Dad
  20. Walking in the Sunlight
  21. Bear Me Away on Your Snowy Wings
  22. The Mockingbird Song Medley
  23. Shall We Gather at the River
  24. In the Sweet By and By
  25. In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree

Disc 5

  1. Molly Married a Travelling Man
  2. When Reuben Comes to Town
  3. Got No Silver nor Gold Blues
  4. Heartaching Blues
  5. Roe Rire Poor Gal
  6. You've Been a Friend to Me
  7. Backwater Blues
  8. More Like Your Dad Every Day
  9. I'll Never Go There Any More (The Bowery)
  10. Jesus, Lover of My Soul
  11. From Earth to Heaven
  12. The Coon That Had the Razor
  13. Buddy Won't You Roll Down the Line
  14. Worthy of Estimation
  15. I'm the Child to Fight
  16. Over the Road I'm Bound to Go
  17. The New Ford Car
  18. The Gal That Got Stuck on Eberything She Said
  19. Comin' Round the Mountain
  20. Governor Al Smith
  21. Darling Zelma Lee
  22. Put Me in My Little Bed
  23. Life and Death of Jesse James
  24. Man That Rode the Mule Around the World
  25. Tennessee Jubilee
  26. New Coon in Town

Disc 6

  1. For Goodness Sakes Don't Say I Told You
  2. We Need a Change in Business All Around
  3. Susie Lee
  4. Mister Johnson
  5. Farm Relief
  6. Uncle Dave's Travels, Pt. 3 (In and Around Nashville)
  7. Since Baby's Learned to Talk
  8. Uncle Dave's Travels, Pt. 4 (Visit at the Old Maid's)
  9. Over the Mountain
  10. Hush Little Baby Don't You Cry
  11. Uncle Dave's Travels, Pt. 1 (Misery in Arkansas)
  12. Uncle Dave's Travels, Pt. 2 (Around Louisville, Ky.)
  13. Tennessee Red Fox Chase
  14. The Wreck of the Tennessee Gravy Train
  15. Oh Baby, You Done Me Wrong
  16. She's Got the Money Too
  17. Oh Lovin' Babe
  18. Mysteries of the World
  19. Come on Buddie, Don't You Want to Go
  20. Go on, Nora Lee
  21. Was You There When They Took My Lord Away
  22. Thank God for Everything
  23. When the Train Comes Along
  24. Tennessee Tornado
  25. Don't Get Weary Children
  26. He's Up With the Angels Now

Disc 7

  1. Over the Mountain
  2. When the Harvest Days Are Over
  3. One More River to Cross
  4. Just One Way to the Pearly Gates
  5. I'll Tickle Nancy
  6. I'll Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  7. All in Down and Out Blues
  8. Honest Confession Is Good for the Soul
  9. Fame Apart from God's Approval
  10. The Bum Hotel
  11. From Jerusalem to Jericho
  12. Two-In-One Chewing Gum
  13. Travelin' Down the Road
  14. Country Ham and Red Gravy
  15. Summertime on the Beeno Line
  16. He Won the Heart of Sarah Jane
  17. Peek-A-Boo
  18. Working for My Lord
  19. She's Got the Money Too
  20. Wait Till the Clouds Roll By
  21. Things I Don't Lie to See
  22. They're After Me
  23. My Daughter Wished to Marry
  24. Beautiful Love
  25. Give Me Back My Five Dollars
  26. Railroadin' and Gamblin'
  27. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race

Disc 8

  1. Johnny Grey
  2. The Gayest Old Dude That's Out
  3. Come Dearest the Daylight Is Gone/Nobody's Darling But Mine
  4. Don't Look for Trouble
  5. I'm Free, I've Broken the Chain
  6. Laugh Your Blues Away
  7. Travlin' on My Mind
  8. I'm Drifting Farther from You
  9. The Gray Cat on the Tennessee Farm
  10. Over the Mountain
  11. Eleven Cent Cotton
  12. Death of John Henry (Steel Driving Man)
  13. From Jerusalem to Jericho
  14. How Beautiful Heaven Must Be
  15. (She Was Always) Chewin' Gum
  16. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  17. Rabbit in the Pea Patch
  18. Bully of the Town
  19. Mountain Dew
  20. Old Maid's Love Song
  21. Rock of Ages
  22. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  23. Death of John Henry (Steel Driving Man
  24. That's Where My Money Goes
  25. Long John Green
  26. Lady in the Car
  27. Cotton-Eyed Joe
  28. Something's Always Sure to Tickle Me
  29. (She Was Always) Chewing Gum
  30. All in Down and Olt Blues
  31. All Go Hungry Hash House
  32. Whoa Mule
  33. No One to Welcome Me Home
  34. (Banjo Solo)
  35. Jenny Put the Kettle On
  36. Kissin' on the Sly

Disc 9

  1. Cannon County Hills
  2. Nobody's Darlin But Mine
  3. Away Out on the Mountain
  4. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  5. Pray for the Lights to Go Out
  6. Take Me Back to My Old Carolina Home
  7. (She Was Always) Chewing Gum
  8. Kissin' on the Sly
  9. Turkey in the Straw
  10. I Intend to Make Heaven My Home
  11. Honest Confession Is Good for the Soul
  12. Come Dearest the Daylight Is Gone
  13. The Preacher Got Drunk
  14. Late Last Night When My Willie Came Home
  15. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  16. Shucking of the Corn
  17. How Beautiful Heaven Mush Be
  18. Peek-A-Boo
  19. He Won the Heart of My Sarah Jane
  20. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  21. I'm Going Away to Leave You, Love
  22. Late Last Night When My Willie Came Home
  23. All Go Hungry Hash House
  24. Turkey in the Straw
  25. Something's Always Sure to Tickle Me
  26. Hand Me Down My Walking Cane
  27. New Dude in Town
  28. From Jerusalem to Jericho
  29. Old Dan Tucker
  30. All Go Hungry Hash House

Disc 10

  1. Red River Valley
  2. Swing Your Partner
  3. Down in the Union Country
  4. Wabash Cannoball
  5. That Old Carolina Home
  6. Just Tell Them That You Saw Me
  7. The Great Speckled Bird
  8. Down Home in Union County (Reprise)

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Uncle Dave Macon   Primary Artist,Banjo,Guitar,Vocals,Hand Clapping,Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part
Sam McGee   Banjo,Guitar,Vocals,Soloist
Kirk McGee   Banjo,Fiddle,Guitar,Mandolin,Vocals
Alton Delmore   Guitar,Vocals
Rabon Delmore   Guitar,Vocals
Elviry   Track Performer
Weaver Brothers and Elviry and Elviry, The   Track Performer
Fruit Jar Drinkers   Track Performer
Sid Harkreader   Fiddle,Guitar,Vocals
Mazy Todd   Fiddle
Dorris Macon   Guitar,Vocals
Smoky Mountain Glenn Stagner   Guitar,Vocals

Technical Credits

Frank Stokes   Composer
Stephen Foster   Composer
Jimmie Davis   Composer
Uncle Dave Macon   Arranger,Composer
Pete Seeger   Author
Dan Reed   Composer
Sam McGee   Composer
Daniel Decatur Emmett   Composer
William Shakespeare Hays   Composer
Johnson Bridgwater   Composer
Kirk McGee   Composer
Frank Scott   Composer
Charles Ward   Composer
Robert Lowry   Composer
Charles Wesley   Composer
Billy Carter   Composer
Rabon Delmore   Composer
Kelly Harrell   Composer
May Irwin   Composer
Bascom Lamar Lunsford   Composer
Cal Stewart   Composer
Leverett   Illustrations
Charles Wolfe   Liner Notes,Illustrations,Biographical Information
Richard Weize   Reissue Producer
James A. Bland   Composer
Holger Von Bargen   Art Direction
Samuel Lover   Composer
Ren Shields   Composer
Tell Taylor   Composer
Gus Williams   Composer
Barney Fagan   Composer
Percy Gaunt   Composer
Joseph Philbrick Webster   Composer
Walter Wilson   Composer
Ben Harney   Composer
Wolfgang Taubenauer   Artwork
Traditional   Composer
Mike Armistead   Illustrations
Elisha A. Hoffman   Composer
Sanford Fillmore Bennett   Composer
Christopher [1] C. King   Reissue Producer
James Rowe   Composer
J.T. Wood   Composer
James W. Vaughan   Composer
Gussie Davis   Composer
Andreas Merck   Photo Scanning
Brenda Colladay   Illustrations
I.F. Ingle   Arranger
Macon Family   Illustrations
Paul Ritcher   Song Transcriptions
Paul Know   Composer
Russell Lloyd   Composer
Thomas Westendorf   Composer

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