Black Mountain Rag

Song composer(s)

Traditional

Grateful Dead Recordings

Not recorded by the Dead

Dead Related Recordings

No Dead related recordings entered

Other Recordings

Square Dances Without Calls : Red Herron Orchestra with Charlie Linviles & Curly Fox (1956)
Gordon Terry (1957)
Mother Maybelle Carter : Maybelle Carter (195?)
New Lost City Ramblers, Vol. 3 : New Lost City Ramblers (1961)
Carroll County Ramblers (1963)
Doc Watson : Doc Watson (1964)
Country Music & Bluegrass At Newport : Various Artists (Doc Watson) (1964)
Learn To Fiddle Country Style : Tracy Schwarz (1965)
Fiddle Jam Sessions : Lonnie Pearce (196?)
Cluck Old Hen : Spark Gap Wonder Boys (1970)
Bluegrass Guitar : Dan Crary (1970)
All the Way Home : Gary Scruggs (1970)
Baker's Dozen - Country Fiddle Tunes : Kenny Baker (1970)
Will The Circle Be Unbroken : Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (1972)
His Family & Friends : Earl Scruggs (1972)
Elementary Doc Watson : Doc Watson (1972)
Battling Banjos : Arthur Smith (1973)
Grassy Licks : Roger Sprung (1973)
Uncle Wade - A Memorial To Wade Ward, Old Time Virginia Banjo : Wade Ward (1973)
Johnny Whisnant : Johnny Whisnant (1974)
Memphis Jellyroll : Stefan Grossman (1974)
Early Days Of Bluegrass, Vol. 5 - The Rich-R-Tone Story : Various Artists (Glan Neaves & The Grayson County Boys) (1974)
The Fiddle Collection : Benny Martin (1976)
Banjoman : Various Artists (Doc & Merle Watson) (1977)
Banjo Bandits : Roy Clark & Buck Trent (1978)
Hot Guitar - Doc Watson Guitar Album : Doc Watson (1979)
Country Guitar Giants : Merle Travis & Joe Maphis (1979)
Pickin' & Fiddlin' : Dillards With Byron Berline (197?)
Fiddlers On The Rocks : Buck Ryan (197?)
Platinum Fiddle : Buddy Spicher (1980)
Tellulive : Various Artists (Doc Watson / Norman Blake / Dan Crary / Sam Bush) (1980)
Early Dawg : David Grisman (1980)
Wild Over Us : Duffy Brothers (1982)
Fiddletown : Ray Park (1982)
The Guitar Album : Doc Watson (1983)
Blind Dog : Norman Blake (1988)
Pickin' On Country : Chet Atkins (1988)
Dust On The Needle : Tony Trischka (1988)
Gold Plated Banjo : Bill Emerson (1990)
Essential Roy Acuff 1936-1949 : Roy Acuff (1992)
1959-1963 : Flatt & Scruggs (1992)
Carolina Calling Me : Bass Mountain Boys (1992)
Remembering Merle : Doc Watson (1992)
Once Upon A Time : Marty Stuart (1992)
Galloping Guitar : Chet Atkins (1993)
Bluegrass Guitar Duets : Sandy Rothman & Steve Pottier (1994)
The Vanguard Years : Doc Watson (1995)
Stanley Series, Vol. 4 #1 (Live 1956) : The Stanley Brothers (1996)
Close to Home: Old Time Music from Mike Seeger's Collection (1952-1967) : Various Artists (1997)
Sara & Maybelle Carter : Sara & Maybelle Carter (199?)
1963-64 Newport Folk Festival Recordings : Doc Watson (19??)
Clyde & Sue and the Southern Bluegrass Boys (19??)
Fiddlin' Charlie McDowell (19??)
Voices of Bluegrass (19??)

Performance History

Played by the Black Mountain Boys on the 7th March 1964.

Not performed by the Grateful Dead. Occurs only on pre-Dead tapes featuring future members of the dead.

Notes

Sometimes credited to Tommy Magness, sometimes to Leslie West.