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Thursday, December 31, 2009

Carl Butler

2nd version
SESSIONS

by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli,Richard Weize, Kent Blanton, Vladimir Pikora, John Morris
1 November 1950 [no. 1927] WROL Radio Station Studio, Knoxville, TN - Carl Butler (Speedy Krise, Junior Tullock, Tater Tate etc. Producer: Dee Kirkpatrick)
001 6660 THE WHITE ROSE F1335/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
002 6661 PLASTIC HEART F1399/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
003 6662 THE HEARTBREAK EXPRESS F1335/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
004 6663 COUNTRY MILE F1399/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
23 January 1951 [no.1932] WROL Radio Station Studio, Knoxville, TN - Carl Butler (Speedy Krise, Junior Tullock, Johnnie Whisnant, Art Wooden. Producer: Dee Kilkpatrick)
005 6855 STRING OF EMPTIES F1813/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
006 6856 YOU PLUS ME F1813/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
007 6857 SHAKE, RATTLE AND ROLL F1454/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
008 6858 NO GUARANTEE ON MY HEART F1454/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
12 April 1951 [no.1979] WROL Radio Station Studio, Knoxville, TN - Carl Butler (Speedy Krise, Junior Tullock, Johnnie Whisnant, Art Wooten. Producer: Dee Kilkpatrick)
009 7093 OUR LAST RENDEZVOUS F1541/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
010 7094 NO TRESPASSING F1701/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
011 7095 I LIVE MY LIFE ALONE F1541/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
012 7096 LINDA LOU F1701/Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 BCD-16118
30 October 1951 [no. 2357] Castle Studio At the Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN -Carl Butler (Bob Foster or Billy Robinson [steel] + unknown musicians)
013 9200 VICIOUS LIES F1996/ BCD-16118
014 9201 RIVER OF LOVE F1891/ BCD-16118
015 9202 A BLUE MILLION TEARS F1891. BCD-16118
016 9203 EVERYTHING WILL BE THE SAME F1996/ BCD-16118
31 October 1951 [no.2358] Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN -- Carl Butler (Bob Foster or Billy Robinson [steel] + unknown musicians)
017 9204 STEPPING ON MY HEART F2158/ BCD-16118
018 9205 A PENNY FOR YOUR THOUGHTS (A NICKEL FOR A HOG) F2084/ BCD-16118
019 9206 I NEED YOU SO F2158/ BCD-16118
020 9207 ALONE WITH YOU F1996/ BCD-16118
9 November 1952 Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler (Jack Shook [gt], ? [rh gt],, Shot Jackson [dobro], prob. Ernie Newton [bass], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], Marvin Hughes [piano]. Producer: Troy L. Martin)
021 CO 48543/NASH 1572 YOU CAN'T INSURE A HOUSE OF DREAMS OKeh 4-18003/HL-7385 BCD-16118
022 CO 48544/NASH 1573 JUST FOR FOOLING AROUND OKeh 4-18003/ BCD-16118
023 CO 48545/NASH 1574 CROWDED OUT OKeh 4-18012/ BCD-16118
024 CO 48546/NASH 1575 MY HEART TELLS ME (YOU'LL COME BACK TO STAY) OKeh 4-18012/ BCD-16118
22 June 1953 Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler (Jack Shook [gt], ? [rh gt], Shot Jackson [dobro], prob. Ernie Newton [bass], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], Marvin Hughes [piano]. Producer: Troy L. Martin)
025 CO 49554/NASH 1705 SO CLOSE OKeh 4-18018/ BCD-16118
026 CO 49555/NASH 1706 IT'S WRONG TO BE JEALOUS OKeh 4-18018/ BCD-16118
027 CO 49556/NASH 1707 A VICTIM OF LIES OKeh 4-18032/HL-7385 BCD-16118
028 CO 49557/NASH 1708 I JUST SAID GOODBYE TO MY DREAMS OKeh 4-18032/ BCD-16118
26 January 1954 Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler (Jack Shook, Johnny Sibert, Sammy Pruett, Dale Potter, Marvin Hughes. Producer: Don Law)
029 CO 50829/NASH 1770 THAT'S ALL RIGHT OKeh 4-18039/BCD-16699
030 CO 50830/NASH 1771 I'LL GO STEPPIN' TOO OKeh 4-18039/HL-7385 BCD-16699
031 CO 50831/NASH 1772 KISSES DON'T LIE OKeh 4-18052/HL-7385 BCD-16699
032 CO 50832/NASH 1773 I WOULDN'T CHANGE YOU IF I COULD OKeh 4-18052/BCD-16699
27 October 1954 [11:00-15:00, 18:30-21:30] Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler, &*Webster Brothers (Jack Shook, Don Helms, Ernie Newton, Dale Potter, Marvin Hughes. Producer. Don Law)
033 CO 52658/NASH 1916 SEVEN YEAR BLUES* 4-21421/BCD-16699
034 CO 52659/NASH 1917 ROAD OF BROKEN HEARTS* 4-21421/BCD-16699
035 CO 52660/NASH 1918 LOOKING THROUGH THE WINDOWS OF HEAVEN* 4-21473/BCD-16699
036 CO 52661/NASH 1919 ANGEL BAND 4-21353/BCD-16699
037 CO 52662/NASH 1920 HALLELUJAH, WE SHALL RISE 4-21353/BCD-16699
038 CO 52663/NASH 1921 WALKIN' IN GOD'S SUNSHINE * 4-21473/BCD-16699
039 CO 52664/NASH 1922 THE WEDDING DAY 4-21407/BCD-16699
040 CO 52665/NASH 1923 IF I COULD SPEND MY HEARTACHES 4-21407/HL-7385 BCD-16699
041 CO 52666/NASH 1924 IT’S MY SIN 4-21455/BCD-16699
042 CO 52667/NASH 1925 BORROWED LOVE 4-21455/HL-7385 BCD-16699
9 November 1955 Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Webster Brothers (Sammy Pruett, Jimmy Smith, Johnny Sibert, Junior Huskey, Dale Potter. Producer: Don Law)
043 CO 54305/NASH-2001/JZSP-37449 WHERE WE NEVER GROW OLD 4-21563/BCD-16699
044 CO 54306/NASH-2002/JZSP-37450 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME 4-21563/BCD-16699
045 CO 54307/NASH-2003/JZSP-37451 ONLY ONE HEART 4-21503/BCD-16699
046 CO 54308/NASH-2004/JZSP-37452 WATCHING THE CLOCK 4-21503/BCD-16699
24 February 1957 [16:45-19:45] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler (Harold Bradley, Hank Garland, Lightning Chance, Buddy Harman, Marvin Hughes, Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Don Law)
047 CO 57602/OB 1296 RIVER OF TEARS 4-40994/CS-8802 BCD-16699
048 CO 57603/OB 1297 CRY YOU FOOL CRY 4-40994/HL-7385 BCD-16699
049 CO 57604/OB 1298 YOUR COLD HEART TOLD ME NO 4-40874/HL-7385 BCD-16699
050 CO 57605/OB 1299 I KNOW WHAT IT MEANS TO BE LONESOME 4-40874/CS-8802 BCD-16699
12 January 1958 [10:30-14:30] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler (Harold Bradley, Hank Garland, Lightning Chance, Buddy Harman, Marvin Hughes, Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Don Law)
051 CO 60121/OB 1474/ZSP-43097? JEALOUS HEART 4-41205/HL-7385 BCD-16699
052 CO 60122/OB 1475/ZSP-43098? NOTHING I HAD RATHER DO 4-41119/BCD-16699
053 CO 60123/OB 1476/ZSP-43099 SO CLOSE 4-41205/BCD-16699
054 CO 60124/OB 1477/ZSP-43100 IF YOU'VE GOT THE MONEY (I¢VE GOT THE TIME) 4-41119/BCD-16699
31 July 1958 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler
055 CO 61463/OB 1635/JZSP-44454 MY CAJUN BABY 4-41263/HL-7385
056 CO 61464/OB 1636/JZSP-44455 I LIKE TO PRETEND 4-41368/CS-8802
057 CO 61465/OB 1637/JZSP-44456 BABY I˘M A WAITIN˘ 4-41263
058 CO 61466/OB 1638/JZSP-44457 OH HOW I MISS YOU 4-41368
13 August 1959 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler
059 CO 62901/OB 1914 YOU JES DON'T STEAL FROM A POOR MAN 4-41560
060 CO 62902/OB 1915 GRIEF IN MY HEART 4-41475/CS-8802
061 CO 62903/OB 1916 REMEMBER THE ALAMO 4-41475
22 March 1960 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler
062 CO 64836/OB 2168? I'M A PRISONER OF LOVE 4-41869/CS-8802
063 CO 64837/OB 2169? I KNOW WHY I CRY 4-41674/CS-8802
064 CO 64838/OB 2170? FOR THE FIRST TIME 4-41869/CS-8802
065 CO 64839/OB 2171? THE DOOR 4-41674
16 January 1961 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler, * & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl-1], Grady Martin [gt], Pete Wade [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Jimmy Day [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Steve Bess [drums], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
066 CO 66021/OB 2380 HAVE YOU RUN OUT OF LIES 4-42306
067 CO 66022/OB 2381 IF I'D ONLY MET YOU FIRST 4-42306/CS-1039
068 CO 66023/OB 2382 YOU WERE THE ORCHID -1 * 4-41997
069 CO 66024/OB 2383 HONKY TONKITIS -1 * 4-41997/CS-8802
26 February 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jackie Phelps [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Willie Ackerman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
070 CO 69824/CB-51? DON'T LET ME CROSS OVER 4-42593 4-33156/CS-8802 CS-1039
071 I'LL CRY AGAIN TOMORROW CS-8802
072 I KNOW YOU DON'T LOVE ME CS-8802
073 CO 69827/CB-54? WONDER DRUG 4-42593/CS-8802
16 January 1963 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Bill Purcell [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
074 CO 77774/CB- LOVING ARMS 4-42778/CS-8925 CS-1039
075 CO 77775/CB- unknown title
076 CO 77776/CB- WHO'LL BE THE NEXT? 4-42778
22 August 1963 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Alvin Sutton [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Bill Purcell [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
077 NCO 80001 JUST THOUGHT I'D LET YOU KNOW 4-43210/CS-8925
23 August 1963 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Alvin Sutton [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Bill Purcell [piano].
078 NCO 80007 TOO LATE TO TRY AGAIN 4-42892/CS-9108
079 NCO 80009 DREAMING OF A LITTLE CABIN 4-43869/CS-8925
080 NCO 80011 MY TEARS DON'T SHOW 4-42892/CS-9651
August/Fall (?) 1963 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Alvin Sutton [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Bill Purcell [piano].
082 HALF A HEART CS-8925
083 SING ME A BLUE, BLUE SONG CS-8925
084 IT'S MY SIN CS-8925
085 A SATISFIED MIND CS-8925
086 I KNOW NOW CS-8925
087 KENTUCKY CS-8925
088 DON'T LET ME FALL CS-8925
089 WHO KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG CS-8925
090 ANGEL BAND CS-8925
August 22,23 and probably one unknown session later this year
10 March 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Kenneth Bonham [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Hargus Robbins [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
091 NCO 80206 I'M HANGING UP THE PHONE 4-43030/CS-9651
092 NCO 80207 FORBIDDEN STREET 4-43102/CS-9652
093 NCO 80208 WHEN THE DOOR SWINGS SHUT (ON OLD MEMORIES) 4-43102/CS-9651
094 NCO 80209 JUST A MESSAGE 4-43030
30 October 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Pete Drake [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
095 NCO 80819 OUR SHIP OF LOVE 4-43433/Koch KOC-CD-9839
ca October or November 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (musicians same as on above or below session)
096 ONLY WHEN I SMILE CS-9108
097 OH, SO MANY YEARS CS-9108
098 LITTLE BY LITTLE CS-9108
099 ON THE BANKS OF THE OLD PONTCHARTRAIN CS-9108
100 ASHAMED TO OWN THE BLESSED SAVIOUR CS-9108
101 MAKE ME AN OFFER CS-9108
102 JUST A FADED PETAL FROM A BEAUTIFUL BOUQUET CS-9108
103 IF YOU WERE HER AND HE WAS ME CS-9108
104 CURTAIN IN THE WINDOW CS-9108
105 WE'RE LIVING IN THE LAST DAYS NOW CS-9108
11 November 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Carl Butler [vcl], Pearl Butler [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Wayne Moss [steel], Joe Zinkan [bass], Kenny Buttrey [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Bill Purcell [piano]. Producer: Don Law & Frank Jones)
106 NCO 80827 WE'D DESTROY EACH OTHER 4-43210/CS-9108 CS-1039
31 May 1965 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
107 NCO 82759 IT'S CALLED CHEATIN' 4-43433/CS-1039
108 NCO 82760 unknown title
109 NCO 82761 CAN I DRAW THE LINE? 4-43335/CS-1039
110 NCO 82762 BEERS AND TEARS 4-43335
24 January 1966 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
111 NCO 83100 WRONG GENERATION 4-43536
112 NCO 83101 LITTLE PEDRO 4-43685 4-33156/CS-9651
113 NCO 83102 CELL TWENTY NINE 4-43685
114 NCO 83103 LITTLE MAC 4-43536
5 May 1966 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
115 NCO 83451 SOME OLD ME LOVIN', SAME OLD YOU 4-43869
btw Spring/Fall 1966 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
116 TELL YOUR CHILDREN CS-9440
117 HE CAME A LONG WAY CS-9440
118 ROMANS TEN AND NINE CS-9440
119 JESUS IS THE ONE CS-9440
120 WATCH AND PRAY CS-9440
121 THE PALE HORSE AND HIS RIDER CS-9440
122 GIVE MOTHER MY CROWN CS-9440
123 SOMEBODY'S PRAYING FOR YOU CS-9440
124 AVENUE OF PRAYER CS-9440
125 BUILDING ON THE SAND CS-9440
126 MUDDY SEA OF SIN CS-9440
24 January 1967 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
127 NCO 120370 PUNISH ME TOMORROW 4-44587/CS-9769 CS-1039
128 NCO 120371 LOST 4-44043
129 NCO 120372 WILD GOOSE CHASE 4-44043
13 June 1967 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
130 NCO 120238 GUILTY OF LOVE (IN THE FIRST DEGREE) 4-44252
131 NCO 120239 FOR A MINUTE THERE 4-44252/CS-1039
ca. December 1967 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
132 THE LEGEND OF BONNIE AND CLYDE CS-9651
133 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDROP FALLS CS-9651
134 ANOTHER PLACE, ANOTHER TIME CS-9651
135 SING ME BACK HOME CS-9651
136 YOUR MOTHER'S PRAYER CS-9651
137 FORBIDDEN CS-9651
8 January 1968 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
138 NCO 120983 GOODBYE TENNESSEE 4-44587/CS-1039
139 NCO 120984 IF YOU SHOULD EVER STOP LOVING ME 4-44447
139a NCO 120985 unknown title
140 NCO 120986 IF I'D ONLY MET YOU FIRST 4-44447/CS-9651
October 1968 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
141 NCO 98645 I NEVER GOT OVER YOU 4-44694/CS-9769
142 HONKY TONKITIS CS-9769
143 NEXT IN LINE CS-9769
144 I JUST CAME TO GET MY BABY OUT OF HERE CS-9769
145 THROW A LITTLE DIRT CS-9769 ¨
146 LET'S TURN OUR BACKS CS-9769
147 OUR RENDEZVOUS CS-9769
148 IF YOU SHOULD EVER STOP LOVING ME CS-9769
149 THE GRAPEVINE CS-9769
23 October 1968 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
150 NCO 98651 WE'LL SWEEP OUT THE ASHES IN THE MORNING 4-44862/CS-1039
150A NCO 98652 unknown title
151 NCO 98653 I STARTED LOVING YOU AGAIN 4-44694/CS-9769
3 April 1969 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
152 NCO 100778 YOUR WAY OF LIFE 4-44862
153 NCO 100779 CAUTION 4-45112
154 NCO 100780 IF TEARDROPS WERE PENNIES 4-44999
18 August 1969 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
155 NCO 100935 SUNDOWN IN NASHVILLE 4-44999/CS-1039
156 NCO 100936 unknown title unissued
157 NCO 100937 unknown title unissued
158 NCO 100938 USED TO OWN THIS TRAIN 4-45112
16 July 1970 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
159 NCO 104672 BOTTOMS UP 4-45228
28 July 1970 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
160 NCO 104693 LET THE SUN SHINE ON THE PEOPLE 4-45228
some unissued unknown tracks probably recorded on last two Columbia sessions
ca. August 1971 Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Producer: Cliff Williamson)
161 1098 TEMPTATION KEEPS TWISTING HER ARMS Chart CH-5145/CHS-1051
162 EASY LOVIN' CHS-1051
163 LET'S WATCH BLUEBIRDS CHS-1051
164 TWO OF A KIND CH-5160/CHS-1051
165 HEARTACHES FOR LUNCH CH-5191/CHS-1051
166 DON'T LET ME CROSS OVER CHS-1051
167 FIFTEEN YEARS AGO CH-5191/CHS-1051
168 SHE DIDN'T COME HOME CH-5160/CHS-1051
169 I'M SO CLOSE TO LOVING YOU CH-5145/CHS-1051
170 WATCH THAT FIRST STEP CHS-1051
25 March 1974 Fireside Recording Studio, 813 18th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Producer: David McCormick)
171 TAKE ME BACK TO JACKSON Pedaca PD-2001 BCD-15739
172 JUST OVER THE LINE unissued-lost
173 FOOLS LIKE ME unissued/BCD-15739
174 CRYIN˘ MY HEART OUT OVER YOU unissued/BCD-15739
15 March 1976 Monument Recording Studio, 114 17th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Joeseph Edwards, Ray Edenton, Jim Baker, Joseph S. Zinkan, William Ackerman, D.J. Fontana, Jerry Rivers, Willie Rainsford. Producer: David McCormick)
175 DON˘T LET ME CROSS OVER PD-2001 BCD-15739
176 I HOPE WE WALK THE LAST MILE TOGETHER PD-2001 BCD-15739
177 BLUE EYES AND WALTZES PD-2001 BCD-15739
178 HOLDING ON WITH OPEN ARMS PD-2001 BCD-15739
179 GARDEN OF SHAME PD-2001 BCD-15739
180 PRECIOUS MEMORIES PD-2001 BCD-15739
181 DOG EAT DOG PD-2001 BCD-15739
182 IF TEARDROPS WERE PENNIES PD-2001 BCD-15739
183 MY JOY PD-2001 BCD-15739
ca. late 1979 Hilltop Recording Studios, 902 Due West Ave., Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl (Producer: Billy Linneman)
184 6125 MOTEL SONG CMH-1530/CMH-6246
185 6126? HONKY-TONKITIS CMH-6246
186 6127? MY JOY CMH-6246
187 6128? I NEVER HAD THE ONE THAT I WANTED CMH-6246
188 6129? IF TEARDROPS WERE PENNIES CMH-6246
189 6130 BLUES STAY AWAY FROM ME CMH-1530/CMH-6246
190 6131? DON'T LET ME CROSS OVER CMH-6246
191 6132? MRS. RIGHT'S DIVORCING MR. WRONG CMH-6246
192 6133? I'M SO AFRAID OF LOSING YOU AGAIN CMH-6246
193 6134? PAUL'S SALOON CMH-6246
194 6135? THE ONE YOU SLIP AROUND WITH CMH-6246
195 6136? I HOPE WE WALK THE LAST MILE TOGETHER CMH-6246
ca. 1983 Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN - Carl Butler & Pearl
196 DON'T LET ME CROSS OVER GT4-2200
197 TWO OF A KIND GT4-2200
1983/1992 Nashville, TN - Carl Butler [independent recordings for Castle Records]
198 CRYING MY HEART OUT OVER YOU
199 FOR THE FIRST TIME
200 I KNOW BETTER
201 BET YOU A DOLLAR
202 BIG OLE HEARTACHE [w. Nancy Ann] Stop Hunger 1101/Castle NQD 5198
203 CUT HIM LOOSE [w. Nancy Ann] Stop Hunger 1101/Castle NQD 5198
204 THAT'S WHAT I GET FOR LOVIN' YOU Castle NQD 5198
205 AN EX BEFORE MY NAME Castle NQD 5198
206 MAKE ME FEEL LIKE A WOMAN Castle NQD 5198
207 I THINK THAT IT'S ME Castle NQD 5198
208 THEN I'D GO CRAZY Castle NQD 5198
209 TALK OF THE TOWN Castle NQD 5198
210 CHEATING SHADOWS Castle NQD 5198
211 JOHNNY WHIPPORWILL Castle NQD 5198
212 I LOVE YOU A THOUSAND WAYS
213 IF TEARDROPS WERE PENNIES
214 LIVING DEAD BARROOM
215 OLD LOVERS NEVER KNEW
216 OUR RONDEVOUS
217 PUNISH ME TOMORROW
218 YOU LEFT ME A MEMORY
219 YOU GOT TILL SUNDOWN
220 YOU HIM OR ME
221 WHO’S HOLDING MY ANGEL TONIGHT
222 DON’T LET ME CROSS OVER
223 LIFE TIME OF LOVE Castle CAS 111
unknown details - Carl Butler
900 LEANING ON THE EVERLASTING ARMS


ALBUMS
Columbia CL-2002/CS-8802 Don't Let Me Cross Over:
Don't Let Me Cross Over; I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome; River Of Tears; I'll Cry Again Tomorrow; I Like To Pretend; For The First Time; I Know Why I Cry; Grief In My Heart; I Know You Don't Love Me; Wonder Drug; Honky Tonkitis; I'm A Prisoner Of Love - 02-63 w. Pearl Butler (MX: XSM-58924/5; reissued in 1971 on Harmony H-30934 For The First Time with 2 songs ommited)
Columbia CL-2125/CS-8925 Loving Arms: Loving Arms; Half A Heart; Just Thought I'd Let You Know; Sing Me A Blue, Blue Song; It's My Sin; Dreaming Of A Little Cabin; A Satisfied Mind; I Know Now; Kentucky; Don't Let Me Fall; Who Knows Right From Wrong; Angel Band - 02-64 w. Pearl Butler (MX: XSM 75878/9)
Columbia CL-2308/CS-9108 The Old And The New: Only When I Smile; Oh, So Many Years; Little By Little; On The Banks Of The Old Pontchartrain; Too Late To Try Again; Ashamed To Own The Blessed Saviour; We'd Destroy Each Other; Make Me An Offer; Just A Faded Petal From A Beautiful Bouquet; If You Were Her And He Was Me; Curtain In The Window; We're Living In The Last Days Now - 65 w. Pearl Butler (MX: XSM 78997/8; reissued on LE-10155 in 1974)
Harmony HL-7385/HS-11185 The Great Carl Butler Sings: Cry You Fool, Cry; Your Cold Heart Told Me No; Kisses Don't Lie; I'll Go Steppin' Too; The Victim Of Lies; My Cajun Baby; Borrowed Love; You Can't Insure A House Of Dreams; Jealous Heart; If I Could Spend My Heartache - 66
Columbia CL-2640/CS-9440 Avenue Of Prayer: Tell Your Children; He Came A Long Way; Romans Ten And Nine; Jesus Is The One; Watch And Pray; Pale Horse And His Rider; Give Mother My Crown; Somebody's Praying For You; Avenue Of Prayer; Building On The Sand; Muddy Sea Of Sin - 03-67 w. Pearl Butler (MX: XSM 116766/7; reissued in 1972 on Harmony H-31182 Watch And Pray with 3 songs omited)
Columbia CL-2851/CS-9651 Our Country World: The Legend Of Bonnie And Clyde; Before The Next Teardrop Falls; If I'd Only Met You First; Forbidden; Another Place, Another Time; My Tears Don't Show; Sing Me Back Home; I'm Hanging Up The Phone; Your Mother's Prayer; Little Pedro; When The Door Swings Shut - 04-68 w. Pearl Butler (reissued on LE-10114 in 1973)
Columbia CS-9769 Honky Tonkin': Honky Tonkitis; Next In Line; Punish Me Tomorrow; I Started Loving You Again; I Just Came To Get My Baby Out Of Here; Throw A Little Dirt; I Never Got Over You; Let's Turn Our Backs; Our Rendezvous; If You Should Ever Stop Loving Me; The Grapevine - 01-69 w. Pearl Butler
Columbia CS-1039 Carl Butler And Pearl's Greatest Hits: It's Called Cheating; Can I Draw The Line; We'll Sweep Out The Ashes In The Morning; If 'D Only Met You First; Punish Me Tomorrow; Don't Let Me Cross Over; Loving Arms; Sundown In Nashville; We'd Destroy Each Other; For A Minute There; Goodbye Tennessee - 05-70 w. Pearl Butler
Chart CHS-1051 Temptation Keeps Twisting Her Arms: Temptation Keeps Twisting Her Arms; Easy Lovin'; Let's Watch Bluebirds; Two Of A Kind; Heartaches For Lunch; Don't Let Me Cross Over; Fifteen Years Ago; She Didn't Come Home; I'm So Close To Loving You; Watch That First Step - 72 w. Pearl Butler (reissued on Richmond NCD-2396 Don't Let Me Cross Over and Gusto GT-0617-2 in 2006 )
Cowgirlboy [GER] LP-5087/Cattle [GER] LP-617 A Country Voice Like Dynamite: Heartbreak Express; You Plus Me; String Of Emptiness; Penny For Your Thoughts (A Nickel For A Hug); Everything Will Be The Same; Just For Fooling Around; It's My Sin; So Close; Looking Through The Windows Of Heaven; Walking In God's Sunshine; It's Wrong To Be Jealous; Angel Band; Hallelujah We Shall Rise; Your Wedding Day; Who'll Be Next; Baby I'm A Waitin' - 10-92 (tracks 1-4 Capitol masters)
Pedaca 2001 Country We Love: I Hope We Walk The Last Mile Together; Precious Memories; Blue Eyes And Waltzes; Garden Of Shame; Dog Eat Dog; If Teardrops Were Pennies; Holding On With Open Arms; Take Me Back To Jackson; My Joy; Don't Let Me Cross Over - 12-80 w. Pearl Butler (Reissued in 1993 on Bear Family BCD-15739 Crying My Heart Out Over You with 2 songs added: Cryin' My Heart Out Over You; Fools Like Me)
Golden Country [UK] LP-2212 Early Classics: Heartbreak Express; White Rose; String Of Emptiness; No Guarantee On My Heart; I Live My Life Alone; Our Last Randezvous; You Plus Me; Linda Lou; Plastic Heart; No Trespassing; Country Mile - 79 (Capitol recordings)
CMH-6246 Honky Tonkitis: Motel Song; Honky-Tonkitis; My Joy; I Never Had The One That I Wanted; If Teardrops Were Pennies; Blues Stay Away From Me; Don't Let Me Cross Over; Mrs. Right's Divorcing Mr. Wrong; I'm So Afraid Of Losing You Again; Paul's Saloon; The One You Slip Around With; I Hope We Walk The Last Mile Together - 06-80 w. Pearl Butler
Bear Family [GER] BCD-16118 A Blue Million Tears: White Rose; Plastic Heart; Heartbreak Express; Country Mile; String Of Empties; You Plus Me; Shake, Rattle & Roll; No Guarantee On My Heart; Our Last Rendezvous; No Trespassing; I Live My Life Alone; Linda Lou; Vicious Lies; River Of Love; Blue Million Tears; Everything Will Be The Same; Stepping On My Heart; Penny For Your Thoughts (A Nickel For A Hug); I Need You So; Alone Without You; You Can't Insure A House Of Dreams; For Fooling Around; Crowded Out; My Heart Tells Me (You'll Come Back To Stay); So Close; It's Wrong To Be Jealous; Victim Of Lies; I Just Said Goodbye To My Dreams - 02-04
Koch KOC-CD-9839 A Family Affair: [Carl & Pearl BUTLER] Honky Tonkitis; Don't Let Me Cross Over; Loving Arms; Too Late To Try Again; My Tears Don't Show; I'm Hanging Up The Phone; Forbidden Street; We'd Destroy Each Other; Just Thought I'd Let You Know; Our Ship Of Love; Little Pedro; Punish Me Tomorrow; I Never Got Over You; We'll Sweep Out the Ashes In The Morning [Johnny & Jonie MOSBY]: Don't Call Me from A Honky Tonk; Trouble In My Arms; Who's Been Cheatin' Who; Keep Those Cards And Letters Coming; How The Other Half Lives - 22-02-05
Bear Family [GER] BCD-16699 I Wouldn˘t Change If I Could: That's All Right; I'll Go Steppin' Too; Kisses Don't Lie; I Wouldn't Change You If I Could; Till The End Of The World Rolls 'Round; It's All Left Up To You; Glory Mountain; That Great Eternal Singing; Seven Years Blues; Road Of Broken Hearts; Looking Through The Windows Of Heaven; Angel Band; Hallelujah, We Shall Rise!; Walking In God's Sunshine; Your Wedding Day; If I Could Spend My Heartaches; It's My Sin; Borrowed Love; Where We Never Grow Old; Somebody Touched Me; Only One Heart; Watching The Clock (Tick The Hours Away); River Of Tears; Cry You Fool Cry; Your Cold Heart Told Me No; I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome; Jealous Heart; Nothing I'd Rather Do; So Close; If You've Got The Money (I've Got The Time) - 17-01-06
Castle NQD 5198 Cut Him Loose: Big Ole Heartache; Cut Him Loose; That's What I Get For Lovin' You; An ex Before My Name; Make Me Feel Like A Woman; I Think That It's Me; Then I'd Go Crazy; Talk Of The Town; Cheating Shadows; Johnny Whipporwill - ? (cassette only)

SINGLES
Capitol (1950-51) - w. Lonesome Pine Boys
F1335 The White Rose / Heartbreak Express - 12-50
F1399 Plastic Heart / Country Mile - 02-51
F1454 Shake, Rattle, And Roll / No Guarantee On My Heart - 04-51
F1541 Our Last Rendezvous / I Live My Life Alone - 05-51
F1701 No Trespassing / Linda Lou - 07-51
F1813 String Of Empties / You Plus Me - 09-51
F1891 River Of Love / A Blue Million Tears - 12-51
F1996 Vicious Lies / Alone Without You - 03-52
F2084 A Penny For Your Thoughts / Everything Will Be The Same - 05-52
F2158 Your Stepping On My Heart / I Need You So - 07-52
OKeh (1952-54) / Columbia (1955-70) duets w. Pearl Butler except where is noted
4-18003 You Can't Insure A House Of Dreams / Just For Foolin' Around - 53 Carl Butler
4-18012 My Heart Tells Me / Crowded Out - 53 Carl Butler
4-18018 It's Wrong To Be Jealous / So Close - 53 Carl Butler
4-18032 I Just Said Goodbye To My Dreams / A Victim Of Lies - 54 Carl Butler
4-18039 I'll Go Stepping Too / That's All Right - 54 Carl Butler
4-18052 I Wouldn't Change If I Could / Kisses Don't Lie - 54 Carl Butler
4-21353 Angel Band / Hallelujah, We Shall Rise - 01-55 Carl Butler
4-21407 Your Wedding Day / If I Could Spend My Heartaches - 06-55 Carl Butler
4-21455 It's My Sin / Borrowed Love - 09-55 Carl Butler
4-21473 Looking Through The Windows Of Heaven / Walking In God's Sunshine - 12-55 Carl Butler & The Webster Brothers
4-21503 Only One Heart / Watching The Clock - 03-56 Carl Butler & The Webster Brothers
4-21563 Somebody Touched Me / Where We Never Grow Old - 10-56 Carl Butler & The Webster Brothers
4-40874 Your Cold Heart Told Me So / I Know It Means To Be Lonesome - 02-57 Carl Butler
4-40994 River Of Teras / Cry You Fool, Cry - 08-57 Carl Butler
4-41119 If You've Got The Money (I' ve Got The Time) / There's Nothing I'd Rather Do - 02-58 Carl Butler
4-41205 Jealous Heart / So Close - 30-06-58 Carl Butler
4-41263 My Cajun Baby / Baby I'm A-Waitin' - 06-10-58 Carl Butler
4-41368 I Like To Pretend / Oh How I Miss You - 03-59 Carl Butler
4-41475 Grief In My Heart / Rember The Alamo - 08-59 Carl Butler
4-41560 Cry You Fool, Cry / You Jes Don't Steal From A Poor Man - 01-61 Carl Butler
4-41674 The Door / I Know Why I Cry - 05-60 Carl Butler
4-41869 For The First Time / I'm A Prisoner Of Love - 12-60 Carl Butler
4-41997 Honky Tonkitis / You Were The Orchid - 05-61
4-42306 If I'd Only Met You First / Have You Run Out Of Lies - 02-62 Carl Butler
4-42593 Don't Let Me Cross Over / Wonder Drug - 09-62
4-42778 Loving Arms / Who'll Be The Next? - 04-63
4-42892 My Tears Don't Show / Too Late To Try Again - 10-63
4-43030 I'm Hanging Up The Phone / Just A Message - 15-03-64
4-43102 Forbidden Street / When The Door Swings Shut (On Old Memories) - 08-64
4-43210 Just Thought I'd Let You Know / We'd Destroy Each Other - 18-01-65
4-43335 Beers And Tears / Can I Draw The Line? - 07-07-65
4-43433 Our Ship Of Love / It's Called Cheatin' - 10-65
4-43536 Wrong Generation / Little Mac - 02-66
4-43685 Little Pedro / Cell Twenty Nine - 06-66
4-43869 Dreaming Of A Little Cabin / Some Old Me Lovin', Same Old You - ca.17-10-66
4-44043 Lost / Wild Goose Chase - 02-67 Carl Butler
4-44252 For A Minute There / Guilty Of Love (In The First Degree) - 07-67
4-44447 If I'd Only Met You First / If You Should Ever Stop Loving Me - 01-68
4-44587 Punish Me Tomorrow / Goodbye Tennessee - 07-68
4-44694 I Never Got Over You / I Started Loving You Again - ca.06-12-68
4-44862 We'll Sweep Out The Ashes In The Morning / Your Way Of Life - 05-69
4-33156 Don't Let Me Cross Over / Little Pedro B.R 24-06-69
4-44999 If Teardrops Were Pennies / Sundown In Nashville - 09-69
4-45112 Used To Own This Train / Caution - 03-70
4-45228 Bottoms Up / Let The Sun Shine On The People - 09-70
Chart (1971-72) w. Pearl Butler
CH-5145 Temptation Keeps Twisting Your Arm / I'm So Close To Loving You - 10-71
CH-5160 She Didn't Come Home / Two Of A Kind - 04-72
CH-5191 Heartaches For Lunch / Fifteen Years Ago - 73
CMH (1980) w. Pearl Butler
CMH-1530 Motel Song / Blues Stay Away From Me - 80
Gusto (prob. 1983) w. Pearl Butler
GT4-2200 Don't Let Me Cross Over / Two Of A Kind
Castle
CAS-111 21700 - Life Time Of Love [DJ single]
Stop Hunger
1101 Big Old Heartache / Cut Him Loose w. Nancy Ann

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.