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Friday, November 27, 2009

Don Owens

SESSIONS
by Dick Grant, Ric Nelson & Al Turner (with acknowledgements P.J. Tricker; Andrew Brown; Johan Lofstedt; Pasi Koskela; Dave Sax; Dick Spottswood; Kent Heineman & Pete Kuykendall)
early 1950 unknown - Blue Mountain Boys (Perry Westland [vcl/gtr], Charlie Fetzer [dobro], Donald F. “Don” Owens [bass], Homer “Curly” Smith [fiddle]. Producer: James Hobart “Jim” Stanton)
B01 IF I SHOULD WANDER BACK TONIGHT Rich-R-Tone 463
B02 LITTLE BIRDIE 463
1956 Ben Adelman Studio, 323 Cedar St., N.W., Washington, D.C. - Don Owens & The Circle "O" Ranch Boys (Joe Carroll [ld gt], Harry Wade [gt], poss. Don Pendelton [steel]. Producer: Ben Adelman)
001 SOMETHINGS YOU CANNOT CHANGE (Sic) Starday 45-559
002 ADIOS NOVIA 45-559
1956 Rodel Studio, 1028 33rd St., N.W. Washington, D.C. - Don Owens & The Circle "O" Ranch Boys (Joe Carroll [ld gt], Harry Wade [gt], poss. Don Pendelton [steel]. Producer: Ben Adelman)
003 LAST CHANCE Starday 45-607
004 A THIEF (IN THE HEART OF A ROSE) 45-607
ca 1957 Rodel Studio, 1028 33rd St., N.W. Washington, D.C. - Don Owens (Producer: Ben Adelman)
005 ARE YOU TEASING ME unissued
ca late 1961 Rodel Studio, 1028 33rd St., N.W. Washington, D.C. - Don Owens (Producer: Jack Clement)
006 6113/ZTSB-81104 WHAT WOULD I DO (WITHOUT YOU) Blue Ridge 45-512
007 6114/ZTSB-81105 COLD DARK WATERS BELOW 45-512
1962 Rodel Studio, 1028 33rd St., N.W. Washington, D.C. - Don Owens (Producer: Jack Clement)
008 S-404-1 YOUR FOOL Blue Ridge 45-518 Sound Stage 7 45-2503
009 S-405-1 I HOPE YOU’RE SATISFIED 45-518 7 45-2503

SINGLES
Rich-R-Tone (1950) Blue Mountain Boys
463 If I Should Wander Back Tonight / Little Birdie - 28-02-50
Starday (Custom) (1956)
45-559 Somethings You Cannot Change / Adios Novia - 05-56
45-607 Last Chance / A Thief (In The Heart Of A Rose) - 01-57
Blue Ridge (1961-62)
45-512 What Would I Do (Without You) / Cold Dark Waters Below - 61
45-518 Your Fool / I Hope You’re Satisfied - 11-62 (reissued on Sound Stage 7 45-2503 in May 1963)

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Acknowledgements

Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.
Thanks to all my friends - country music fans - in Czech Republic - Vladimir Pikora, Michal Gololobov, Milos Holecek, Tony Foglar, Rene Pavlik and Petr Vitous.
Thanks to Mario Manciotti for sending session details daily
Thanks to Kurt Rokitta for a lot of session info
Thanks to Bill Daniels for sharing a lot of labels info
Thanks to Lillies Ohlsson for many western swing contributions.
Thanks to Dick Grant for many artists files
Thanks to Thieu Van De Vorst for a lot of additions and corrections
Thanks to Goran Adolph for many rare albums info
Thanks to Hans Sandberg for many rare session data
Thanks to Chris Huskey for many sessions info.
Thanks to Kittra Moore for musicians and recording data
Thanks to Dik de Heer for many additions on rockabilly.
Thanks to Luiz Roberto Costa for helping me with the western genre.
Thanks to Wolf Ruediger Sommer, who not only sent me additional data, but is also watch-dog, correcting my typos and other errors.
Thanks to Robert Platt for priceless info on Canadian (but not only) artists.
Thanks to Phil Watson for hard work on Crown Prince of country music discography. Thanks to Walter Gabriel for filling the gaps in track listings of rare albums and various artists compilations.
Thanks to Kent Heineman for many independent recordings info
Thanks to Ken Nelson for bluegrass and more additions.
Thanks to Tony Middleton for RCA session info.
Thanks to Xavier Maire for interesting additions and for info on his website www.bopping.org.
Thanks to Henk Scholts for long time cooperation.
Thanks to Richard Price for miscellaneous session information
Thanks to Carl G. Cederblad for additions to sessionographies
Thanks to Paul Urbahns, Marc Alesina, Bill Millet, Bengt Wahlström, John Morris, Dominique Anglares, Pierre Monnery, Jeremy Roberts, Ben Collins, Alex Frazer-Harrison, K.F.Raizor, Ed Tabor, Mario Wildner, Ole Skjoldhøj, Eileen Sisk, Per Kammersgaard, David Bussey, Bill Marks for rare info on their favorite artists.
Thanks to Reginald Bartlette for info and additions of Columbia custom numbers.
Thanks to Katarina Fromm for various singles info.
Thanks to many others who sent some info - all are important.
Thanks to Richard Weize for his idea to produce projects, which have small commercial potential, but huge value for collectors - I spend a lot of money buying boxes and CDs, sometimes mainly because of the accompanying discographies.
Thanks also to Patrick Milligan, who created many discographies for Bear Family projects
Thanks to Marek Bozickovic for picture in head
And last but not least I would like to thank all who visit this blog - they come from more than 100 countries.