SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Fred Geiger

By Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1978 Bias Recording Co., Falls Church, VA– Fred Geiger (Fred Geiger [banjo/rh gt], Bob Williams [ld/rh gt], Dave Parmley [rh gt], Akira Otsuka [mandolin], Tom Gray [bass], Warren Blair [fiddle])
001 LIZA Ridge Runner RRR-0014
002 I'VE FOUND A NEW BABY Ridge Runner RRR-0014
003 AIN'T MISBEHAVING Ridge Runner RRR-0014
004 SHEIK OF ARABY Ridge Runner RRR-0014
005 LULLABY OF BIRDLAND Ridge Runner RRR-0014
006 FIRST DAY IN TOWN Ridge Runner RRR-0014
007 SUNDANCE Ridge Runner RRR-0014
008 NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Ridge Runner RRR-0014
009 TAKE THE A-TRAIN Ridge Runner RRR-0014
010 AMBOGENEITY Ridge Runner RRR-0014
011 MUSKRAT RAMBLE Ridge Runner RRR-0014
012 BACK HOME IN INDIANA Ridge Runner RRR-0014
013 SEND IN THE CLOWNS Ridge Runner RRR-0014


ALBUMS
Ridge Runner RRR-0014 Fred Geiger: Liza; I've Found A New Baby; Ain't Misbehaving; Sheik Of Araby; Lullaby Of Birdland; First Day In Town; Sundance; Nice Work If You Can Get It; Take The A-Train; Ambogeneity; Muskrat Ramble; Back Home In Indiana; Send In The Clowns – 11-78

Buck Nation

by Tony Russell, Thieu Van De Vorst, Michel Ruppli Praguefrank,
SESSIONS also member of Airport Boys
January or February 1932 Grafton, WI – Rex Kelly (Buck Nation [vcl/gt])
001 L-1381-2 STRAWBERRY ROAN Paramount 569 Broadway 8331
002 L-1382-2 DOWN BY THE RAILROAD TRACK Paramount 569 3319
003 L-1388-2 BERRY PICKING TUNE Paramount 3319
004 L-1389-2 SUSAN VAN DUZAN 8331
005 L-1390-1 BRONCHO MUSTANG 8323
006 L-1391-2 COWBOY’S LAMENT 8323
masters 1383-1387 untraced
17 January 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation & Ray Whitley (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], Ray Whitley [vcl/gt], prob. Bill Butler [steel], Bill Benner [fiddle], Jake Watts [harmonica-1]. Producer: David Kapp)
007 39254-B END OF MEMORY LANE Decca 5065 [tale-a] Brunswick [RSA] SA879
008 39255-A RAMSHACKLE DSHACK ON THE HILL -1 Decca 5065 SA 879/BACM CD D 006
18 January 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], Bill Benner [fiddle]. Producer: David Kapp)
009 39262-A-B BY THE OLD OAKEN BUCKET, LOUISE rejected
010 39263-A-B BRUNO HAUPTMANNS FATE unissued
22 January 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], poss. Ray Whitley [gt], Bill Butler [steel], prob. Bill Benner [fiddle]. Jake Watts [harmonica-1]. Producer: David Kapp)
011 39273-A THE KIDNAPPER’S STORY 5172
012 39274-A THE ILL-FATED MOUNTAIN SWEETHEART rejected
013 39275-A BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN SWEETHEART -1 5066 Melotone [CAN] 45213/BACM CD D 235
014 39276-A THE CHURCH BELLS TOLD 5066 Panachord 25742/ BACM CD D 235
11 February 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], poss. Ray Whitley [gt], prob. Bill Benner [fiddle]. Jake Watts [harmonica]. Producer: David Kapp)
015 39262-C-D BY THE OLD OAKEN BUCKET, LOUISE unissued
016 39351-A TWELVE CENT COTTON ROLLIN' IN WEALTH 5081/ BACM CD D 235
017 39352-A GRANDAD’S CUSPIDOR 5081 Panachod 25742/ BACM CD D 235
15 February1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Ray Whitley  Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], poss. Ray Whitley [gt], Bill Butler [steel], prob. Bill Benner [fiddle]. Jake Watts [harmonica-1]. Producer: David Kapp)
018 39366-A VINE COVERED CHURCH 5114 Brunswick RSA SA 915/ BACM CD D 235
019 39367-A NEWLY MOULDED MOUND -1 5114 Brunswick RSA SA 917/ BACM CD D 235
19 February 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], poss. Ray Whitley [gt], Bill Butler [steel], prob. Bill Benner [fiddle]. Jake Watts [harmonica]. Producer: David Kapp)
020 39263-C BRUNO HAUPTMANN'S FATE 5075/ BACM CD D 235
021 39372-A THE END OF PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE 5075/ BACM CD D 235
21 February 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], poss. Ray Whitley [gt], Bill Butler [steel], prob. Bill Benner [fiddle]. Jake Watts [harmonica]. Producer: David Kapp)
022 39382-A ROCKING CHAIR LULLABY 5105
023 39383-A THE OLD MILL WHEEL 5105
024 39384-A SUNSET TRAIL 5124
025 39385-A THE TRAIL’S END 5172 Melotone 45213 Minerva M-14065
026 39386-A TAKE ME BACK TO MY HOME ON THE PLAINS 5124
25 February 1935 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Buck Nation (unknown musicians)
027 39389-A-B LAZY RIVER Decca rejected
30 September 1940 New York City – Airport Boys (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], Ed West [vcl/gt], Lloyd West [vcl/bass])
A01 BS-056413-1 DON‘T LEAVE ME NOW Bluebird 11074/ BACM CD D 235
A02 BS-056414-1 SOUTH 11074/ BACM CD D 235
A03 BS-056415-1 YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE 10939/ BACM CD D 235
A04 BS-056416-1 BAD GIRL 10939/ BACM CD D 235
originally logged as Quaker Town Boys, B-11074 issued as by Two Guitars and A Bass
13 August 1941 New York City – Airport Boys (Buck Nation [vcl/gt], Ed West [vcl/gt], Lloyd West [vcl/bass])
A05 BS-067563-1 WORRIED MIND unissued
A06 BS-067564-1 IT AIN‘T GONNA RAIN NO MO‘ 11290/ BACM CD D 235
A07 BS-067565-1 YOU CAN DEPEND ON ME unissued
A08 BS-067566-1 PAY ME NO MIND unissued
A09 BS-067567-1 YOU BELONG TO ME 11290/ BACM CD D 235
originally logged as Quaker Town Boys
1946 unknown, CA – Six Westernaires
S01 BW-175-2 NEW SAN ANTONIO ROSE Black/White 10002/ BACM CD D 235
S02 BW-176 THE WIND SINGS A COWBOY SONG 10003/ BACM CD D 235
S03 BW-177 REMEMBER MY DARLING 10003/ BACM CD D 235
S04 BW-178-1 WESTERN RANGE AHEAD 10003/ BACM CD D 235
October 1949 unknown, CA - Buck Nation
028 IF-182 DADDY'S PAL Imperial 8070/BACM CD D 235
029 IF-183 I'LL TRY NOT TO CRY 8070/BACM CD D 235


ALBUMS
BACM [UK] CD D 343 Western Range Ahead: Blue Ridge Mountain Sweetheart; The Church Bells Told; Twelve Cent Cotton Rollin' In Wealth; Grandad's Cuspidor; Vine Covered Church; Newly Moulded Mound; Bruno Hauptmann's Fate; The End Of Public Enemy Number One; Don't Leave Now; South; You Are My Sunshine; Bad Girl; I Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo'; You Belong To Me; New San Antonio Rose; Western Range Ahead; Remember My Darling; The Wind Sings A Cowboy Song; Daddy's Pal; I'll Try Not To Cry; Strawberry Roan; Susan Van Duzan; Broncho Mustang; Cowboy’s Lament – 11

SINGLES
Paramount (1932) Rex Kelly
569 Strawberry Roan / Down By The Railroad Track - 32
3319 Down By The Railroad Track / Berry Picking Tune – 32
Broadway 8323 Broncho / Cowboy’s Lament
Broadway 8331 Strawberry Roan/ Susan Van Duzan
Decca (1935)
5065 The End Of Memory Lane / Ramshackle Shack On Hill - 02-35 w. Ray Whitley
5066 Blue Ridge Mountain Sweetheart / Church Bells Told – 02-35
5075 Bruno Hauptmann's Fate / The End Of Public Enemy Number One – 03-35
5081 Twelve Cent Cotton Rollin' In Wealth / Grandad's Cuspidor - 03-35
5105 The Old Mill Wheel / Rocking Chair Lullaby – 05-35
5114 Vine Covered Church / Newly Moulded Mound – 06-35 w. Ray Whitley
5124 Sunset Trail / Take Me Back To My Home On The Plains – 08-35
5172 Kidnapper's Story / The Trail‘s End – 01-36
Bluebird (1940-41) Airport Boys
B-10939 You Are My Sunshine / Bad Girl - 40
B-11074 Don‘t Leave Me Now / South – 41? As By Two Guitars And A Bass
B-11290 It Ain‘t Gonna Rain No Mo‘ / You Belong To Me - 41
Black/White (1946) Six Westernaires
10002 New San Antonio Rose / Western Range Ahead - 46
10003 Remember My Darling / The Wind Sings A Cowboy Song - 46
Imperial (1950)
45-8070 Daddy’s Pal / I’ll Try Not To Cry - 50

Rose Family

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1970 poss. Dayton, OH – The Rose Family (Lura Rose [ld/alto vcl], Kathy Rose [ld/alto vcl], Rita Rose [tenor vcl], Dale Rose [bass vcl/gt], Norma Hammons [vcl], Keith Hammons [vcl/banjo], Bill Neece [mandolin], Siebert Bragg [bass])
001 THE HOLY HILLS OF HEAVEN Jalyn JLP-128
002 I'LL SEE GOD Jalyn JLP-128
003 I HAVE BUT ONE GOAL Jalyn JLP-128
004 HE'LL PART THE WATERS Jalyn JLP-128
005 WHEN HE BLESSED MY SOUL Jalyn JLP-128
006 TWELVE MEN Jalyn JLP-128
007 I'LL NEVER DIE Jalyn JLP-128
008 CHILLY JORDAN Jalyn JLP-128
009 EACH RING OF THE HAMMER Jalyn JLP-128
010 IS THAT THE LIGHTS OF GOD Jalyn JLP-128
011 HAD IT NOT BEEN Jalyn JLP-128
012 I'M LONGING FOR HOME Jalyn JLP-128
1971 poss. Dayton, OH – The Rose Family
013 PRAY THE CLOUDS AWAY Jalyn JLP-132
014 I BELIEVE Jalyn JLP-132
015 GOING HOME Jalyn JLP-132
016 MY ALTAR Jalyn JLP-132
017 WHAT HEAVEN MEANS TO ME Jalyn JLP-132
018 VISION OF CHRIST Jalyn JLP-132
019 CALL ME ON HOME Jalyn JLP-132
020 OLD TIME PREACHER MAN Jalyn JLP-132
021 THE GREAT BEYOND Jalyn JLP-132
022 BRIGHT CITY Jalyn JLP-132
023 HOMECOMING IN HEAVEN Jalyn JLP-132
024 GOODBY Jalyn JLP-132
1972 poss. Dayton, OH – The Rose Family
unknown tracks for Jalyn JLP-134
1974 poss. Dayton, OH – The Rose Family (Lura Rose [ld/alto vcl], Ginny Rose [ld/alto/tenor vcl], Dale Rose [ass vcl/gt], Rita Rose [ld/tenor vcl/bass gt], Mike Rose [gt], Billy Rose [snare drums])
037 CITY OF GOLD Jalyn JLP-147
038 I CHOOSE THE NARROW WAY Jalyn JLP-147
039 JUST BEYOND THE LAST HILL Jalyn JLP-147
040 I WON'T HAVE TO WORRY ANYMORE Jalyn JLP-147
041 I SHALL NOT BE MOVED Jalyn JLP-147
042 ALL I OWN IS OVER JORDAN Jalyn JLP-147
043 I'M GOING THERE Jalyn JLP-147
044 THE UNSEEN HAND Jalyn JLP-147
045 DAD'S TESTIMONY Jalyn JLP-147
046 IN YOUR OWN TIME LORD Jalyn JLP-147
047 THE KEEPER OF THE DOOR Jalyn JLP-147
048 IF THAT ISN'T LOVE Jalyn JLP-147

ALBUMS
Jalyn JLP-128 The Holy Hills Of Heaven: The Holy Hills Of Heaven; I'll See God; I Have But One Goal; He'll Part The Waters; When He Blessed My Soul; Twelve Men; I'll Never Die; Chilly Jordan; Each Ring Of The Hammer; Is That The Lights Of God; Had It Not Been; I'm Longing For Home – 07-70
Jalyn JLP-132 Pray The Clouds Away: Pray The Clouds Away; I Believe; Going Home; My Altar; What Heaven Means To Me; Vision Of Christ; Call Me On Home; Old Time Preacher Man; The Great Beyond; Bright City; Homecoming In Heaven; Goodby – 71
Jalyn JLP-134 Singing At The Old Country Church: (tracks unknown) - 72
Jalyn JLP-147 All I Own Is Over Jordan: City Of Gold; I Choose The Narrow Way; Just Beyond The Last Hill; I Won't Have To Worry Anymore; I Shall Not Be Moved; All I Own Is Over Jordan; I'm Going There; The Unseen Hand; Dad's Testimony; In Your Own Time Lord; The Keeper Of The Door; If That Isn't Love – 74

Even Stevens

Bruce Noel Stevens, *Lewiston, OH
by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

ca early 1975 Nashville, TN – Even Stevens
001 THAT'S ALL SHE WROTE Elektra E-45231
002 I WOULDN'T DO THAT TO YOU Elektra E-45231
003 LET THE LITTLE BOY DREAM E-45254
004 JOSIE'S COMIN' HOME E-45254
Fall 1975 Nashville. TN – Even Stevens & Sammi Smith
005 HUCKLEBERRY PIE Elektra E-45292
006 I WON'T SING LOVE SONGS Elektra E-45292
ca Spring 1976 Nashville, TN – Even Stevens
007 SUNSHINE LADY E-45325
008 FARM BOY E-45325
ca Fall 1976 Nashville, TN – Even Stevens
009 NEON RAINBOW E-45348
010 WITHOUT YOU, LYNN E-45348
ca Summer 1977 Nashville, TN – Even Stevens, * & Sherry Grooms (Producer: David Malloy, Jim Malloy, Sheil Silverstein)
011 THE KING OF COUNTRY MUSIC MEETS THE QUEEN OF ROCK AND ROLL* E-45430/7E-1113
012 I'M FROM OUTER SPACE E-45430/7E-1113
013 A PIECE OF THE ROCK E-45448/7E-1113
014 JOSHUA FIT THE BATTLE OF JERICHO - SOMEONE'S THANK YOU, LORD E-45448/7E-1113
015 COME IN OUTTA THE SUN 7E-1113
016 DELTA QUEEN 7E-1113
017 SOMEONE'S BEING BORN 7E-1113
018 SHE'S IN THE TOOTHPASTE COMMERCIAL 7E-1113
019 VANILLA 7E-1113
020 TOO MANY NIGHTS ALONE 7E-1113
021 UP YOUR NOSE 7E-1113

ALBUMS
Elektra 7E-1113 A Thorn On The Rose: The King Of Country Music Meets The Queen Of Rock & Roll; Come In Outta The Sun; Delta Queen; A Piece Of The Rock; Joshua Fit De Battle Of Jericho; Someone's Being Born; She's In The Toothpaste Commercial; Vanilla; Too Many Nights Alone; I'm From Outer Space; Up Your Nose – 10-77

SINGLES
Elektra (1975-77)
E-45231 That's All She Wrote / I Wouldn't Do That To You - 02-75
E-45254 Let The Little Boy Dream / Josie's Comin' Home - 06-75
E-45292 Huckleberry Pie / I Won't Sing No Love Songs Anymore - 12-75 w. Sammi Smith
E-45325 Sunshine Lady / Farm Boy - 05-76
E-45348 Neon Rainbow / Without You, Lynn - 11-76
E-45430 The King Of Country Music Meets The Queen Of Rock And Roll / I'm From Outer Space - 09-77
E-45448 A Piece Of The Rock / Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho - Someone's Thank You, Lord - 11-77

Calgary Kid

Alfred Allen Ernewein (aka: "Allen A. Erwin"), *20-11-1911 Bienfait SK, +09-05-1979
by Thieu Van De Vorst, Steve Hathaway
SESSIONS
no info for sessionography found yet
4 January 1947 Studio City, Hollywood, CA – Calgary Kid
SHE'S MY LITTLE LADY RanchO R 705
ROSE OF OLD CHEYENNE RanchO R 705
+ 2 unknown titles

ALBUMS
BACM [UK] CD D 345 The Tenderfoot‘s Warning: I'm A Cowboy That's Never Been Thrown; Punching Cows On The 76;Why Have You Gone And Broken My Heart; The Tenderfoot's Warning;Don't Leave Me Heartbroken Alone;Move On Little Doggies Move On; Take Me Back To Bow River Valley Southern; Darling Please Tell Me Why Southern; The Dying Cowboy's Farewell; I'm Sorry We Ever Met; My Heart Keeps Yearning For You; The Dude Ranch Cowboy; Going Back To Peaceful Valley; My Indiana Moon; Old Kentucky Moon; Out On The Western Range; Riders Of Liberty; I'll Never See My Darling Anymore; The Cowboy's Lament; Way Out Yonder; She's My Little Lady; Rose Of Old Cheyenne – 11


SINGLES (very incomplete)


Southern Apex / *Apex
26226 Why Have You Gone And Broken My Heart /  The Tenderfoot's Warning -  41
26227 Don't Leave Me Heartbroken Alone / Move On Little Doggies Move On – 41
26234 I'm A Cowboy That's Never Been Thrown Southern / Punching Cows On The 76 – 43
26235 Take Me Back To Bow River Valley / Darling Please Tell Me Why – 42?
26236 The Dying Cowboy's Farewell / I'm Sorry We Ever Met – 43
*26266 Riders Of Liberty / I'll Never See My Darling Anymore - 44
*26267 My Heart Keeps Yearning For You / The Dude Ranch Cowboy - 44
*26268 Old Kentucky Moon / Out On The Western Range - 45
*26269 Going Back To Peaceful Valley /  My Indiana Moon – 45
Enterprise (1946?)
109/110 Calgary Blues / Tying Knots In The Devil’s Tail - 46
111/112* The Cowboy's Lament / Way Out Yonder – 46
*probably one single from masters 111/112, need confirmation
Ranch-O (1947)
R 705 She's My Little Lady / Rose Of Old Cheyenne – 01-47
Calgary Kid recorded also for Decca, Cowboy Records and probably more labels.

 

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.