The Monroe Brothers

    The Monroe Brothers

    • The Monroe Brothers
    The Monroe Brothers

    The Monroe Brothers

    • The Monroe Brothers

    The Monroe Brothers

    Top Songs

    1
    New River TrainThe Monroe Brothers
    2
    On The Banks Of The OhioThe Monroe Brothers
    3
    Roll In My Sweet Baby's ArmsThe Monroe Brothers
    4
    Will The Circle Be Unbroken?The Monroe Brothers
    5
    Weeping Willow TreeThe Monroe Brothers

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        The Monroe Brothers began as a trio of Birch, Charlie, and Bill Monroe on fiddle, guitar and mandolin respectively, performing square dance songs as well as traditional and gospel numbers. In 1932, Bill and Charlie began touring professionally with the WLS touring company as dancers, appearing with the Hoosier Hot Shots and Red Foley among others, and in 1934 secured the sponsorship of the Texas Crystals Company, a manufacturer of laxatives. The association provided the Monroes ... Read more

        Chat About The Monroe Brothers