Who Sang It's Mighty Dark to Travel? Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys

Release information
Release Date: 1961-5
length: 2:03
producer: Owen Bradley
banjo: Curtis McPeake
double bass: Tony Ellis
fiddle: Dale Potter
guitar: Carl Butler
lead vocals: Bill Monroe
mandolin: Bill Monroe
composer: Bill Monroe
It's mighty dark for me to travel
For my sweetheart she is gone
The road is rough and filled with gravel
But I must journey on and on

To me she was a little angel
Sent down to me from God above
And on the day that I first met her
Then I told her of my love

Many a night we strolled together
Talking of our love so fair
My love for her will never vanish
Oh I know I'll meet her there

Traveling down this lonesome highway
Thinking of my love who's gone
Knowing soon we'll be together
She's the only love I've known

Vinyl 1
  • 1 Linda Lou
  • 2 Little Joe
  • 3 Seven Year Blues
  • 4 You Live in a World All Your Own
  • 5 Time Changes Everything
  • 6 Blue Grass, Part One
  • 7 Big River
  • 8 Flowers of Love
  • 9 It's Mighty Dark to Travel
  • 10 Sold Down the River
  • 11 Put My Rubber Doll Away
  • 12 Lonesome Road Blues