A dazzling series of segments from the benchmark TV programme "Melody Ranch", which brought rising and well known stars to country music to American west coast television in the late '60's and early '70's. Such artists as Glen Campbell, Merie Haggard, Barbara Mandrell, Waylon Jennings, Roy Clark, Donna Fargo and others are seen as young singers on the rise, performing the hits that would soon make them country superstars. Nostalgia buffs and country lovers alike will be compelled by glimpses of today's veterans as eager youngsters and by reminders of the charm pre-MTV approaches to music television.
Tracklisting: 1. Happy Rovin' Cowboy - Sons Of The Pioneer 2. That Lucky Old Sun - Sons Of The Pioneer 3. Tumbleweed Trail - Sons Of The Pioneer 4. Ghost Riders In The Sky - Sons Of The Pioneer 5. Battle Hymn Of The Republic - Sons Of The Pioneer & The Gang 6. Spanish Tune - Guadalaraja Boys 7. Quando Callenta El Sol - Cathie Taylor & Guadalaraja Boys 8. Vaya Con Dios - Billy Mize 9. Careless Love - Melody Ranch Gang & Barbara Mandrell 10. Don't Touch Me - Barbara Mandrell 11. Almost Alone - Gordon Terry 12. Cool Water - Barbara Mandrell & Melody Ranch Gang 13. Slippery Elm - Barbara Mandrell 14. Sweet Dreams - Billy Mize 15. Get On Board Little Children - Melody Ranch Gang & Barbara Mandrell 16. Lead Me Gently Home Father - Melody Ranch Gang & Barbara Mandrell 17. Wabash Cannonball - Melody Ranch Gang 18. Ro-Ro Rollin' Along - Johnny Bond 19. Gentle On My Mind - Glen Campbell 20. Misty Blue - Cathie Taylor