SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Monday, December 12, 2011

Curtis Blackwell

2nd version
By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS

1960s unknown – Curtis Blackwell & Randall Collins
001 DARK HOLLOW Coran 520
002 CRYING FOR YOU DARLING Coran 520
1969 poss. New York City – Curtis Blackwell & Randall Collins
003 DIXIE HOEDOWN Music City MC45-104
004 DON'T BREAK THE HEART Music City MC45-104
April 1970 New York City – Curtis Blackwell & Randall Collins (Curtis Blackwell [ld vl/gt], Randall Collins [fiddle], Al Osteen [banjo], Larry Jefferson [mandolin], Sam Cobb [bass])
005 CRYING FOR YOU DARLING County 728
006 SHADOWS OF TIME County 728
007 LONELY YEARS County 728
008 AL'S BREAKDOWN County 728
009 SHACKLES AND CHAINS County 728
010 KNEEL DOWN County 728
011 STUMBLING STONES County 728
012 DARK HOLLOW County 728
013 WALLS OF TIME County 728
014 I'VE LIVED A LOT IN MY TIME County 728
015 R. C. REEL County 728
016 WHEN WE GET TO HEAVEN County 728
1992 unknown – Curtis Blackwell & The Dixie Bluegrass Boys
017 ON AND ON Atteiram API-CD-1685
018 LET'S BE SWEETHEARTS AGAIN Atteiram API-CD-1685
019 BLACKJACK Atteiram API-CD-1685
020 CAN'T YOU HEAR ME CALLING Atteiram API-CD-1685
021 BLUEST MAN IN TOWN Atteiram API-CD-1685
022 WALK SOFTLY ON THIS HEART OF MINE Atteiram API-CD-1685
023 USED TO BE Atteiram API-CD-1685
024 THE WATER'S SO COLD Atteiram API-CD-1685
025 UNCLE PEN Atteiram API-CD-1685
026 LITTLE CABIN HOME ON THE HILL Atteiram API-CD-1685
027 WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN Atteiram API-CD-1685
028 RUBY Atteiram API-CD-1685
029 CRY, CRY DARLING Atteiram API-CD-1685
030 LIVE AND LET LIVE Atteiram API-CD-1685
1993 unknown – Curtis Blackwell & The Dixie Bluegrass Boys
031 WALKING ON A HIGHWAY Atteiram API-CD-1696
032 THE HARD WORK IS OVER Atteiram API-CD-1696
033 MANSION IN THE SKY Atteiram API-CD-1696
034 BROTHER, DO YOU WANT TO GO? Atteiram API-CD-1696
035 A BEAUTIFUL LIFE Atteiram API-CD-1696
036 HOW THE YEARS DRIFT AWAY Atteiram API-CD-1696
037 AMAZING GRACE Atteiram API-CD-1696
038 RIVER OF TIME Atteiram API-CD-1696
039 HOUSE OF GOLD Atteiram API-CD-1696
040 DARK AND LONESOME GRAVE Atteiram API-CD-1696
041 THE SAVIOR IS CALLING Atteiram API-CD-1696
042 WHITE DOVE Atteiram API-CD-1696
043 I'LL SHOUT AND SHINE Atteiram API-CD-1696
044 THE SAVIOR IS WAITING Atteiram API-CD-1696
2003 unknown – Curtis Blackwell & The Dixie Bluegrass Boys
045 BOOGIE GRASS BAND
046 JERUSALEM RIDGE
047 WHEN I MET JESUS
048 THIS OLD HIGHWAY
049 TREE OF LIFE
050 THE BUTTERBEAN SONG
051 ANGELINA BAKER
052 LETTER FROM MY DARLIN'
053 LOG CABIN IN THE LANE
054 LONESOME RIVER
055 BROKEN HEARTED AND BLUE
056 THE OLD RUGGED CROSS
057 MOUNTAIN SWEETHEART
058 WHERE DID THE GOOD TIMES GO?
tracks above issued on album Where Did The Good Times Go
2000s unknown – Curtis Blackwell & The Dixie Bluegrass Boys
059 BACK TO THE OLD HOME
060 BUGLE CALL RAG
061 FARTHER ALONG
062 LONG BLACK VEIL
063 LITTLE GEORGIA ROSE
064 SITTING ON TOP OF THE WORLD
065 ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL
066 32 ACRES
067 DON'T CUSS THE FIDDLE
068 POOR BOY
tracks above issued on album Our Tradition To You



ALBUMS
County 728 Shadows Of Time: Crying For You Darling; Shadows Of Time; Lonely Years; Al's Breakdown; Shackles And Chains; Kneel Down; Stumbling Stones; Dark Hollow; Walls Of Time; I've Lived A Lot In My Time;. R. C. Reel; When We Get To Heaven – 06-70 w. Randall Collins
Atteiram API-CD-1685 On And On: On And On; Let's Be Sweethearts Again; Blackjack; Can't You Hear Me Calling; Bluest Man In Town; Walk Softly On This Heart Of Mine; Used To Be; The Water's So Cold; Uncle Pen; Little Cabin Home On The Hill; Will The Circle Be Unbroken; Ruby; Cry, Cry Darling; Live And Let Live - 93
Atteiram API-CD-1696 Walking On The Highway: Walking On A Highway; The Hard Work Is Over; Mansion In The Sky; Brother, Do You Want To Go?; A Beautiful Life; How The Years Drift Away; Amazing Grace; River Of Time; House of Gold; Dark and Lonesome Grave; The Savior Is Calling; White Dove; I'll Shout and Shine; The Savior Is Waiting – 93
no label no # Where Did The Good Times Go: Boogie Grass Band; Jerusalem Ridge; When I Met Jesus; This Old Highway; Tree Of Life; The Butterbean Song; Angelina Baker; Letter From My Darlin'; Log Cabin In The Lane; Lonesome River; Broken Hearted And Blue; The Old Rugged Cross; Mountain Sweetheart; Where Did The Good Times Go? – 03
? Our Tradition To You: Back To The Old Home; Bugle Call Rag; Farther Along; Long Black Veil; Little Georgia Rose; Sitting on Top Of The World; Orange Blossom Special; 32 Acres; Don't Cuss The Fiddle; Poor Boy -


SINGLES
Coran (unknown)
520 Dark Hollow / Crying For You Darling - w. Randall Collins
Music City (1969)
MC-45-104 Dixie Hoedown / Don't Break The Heart - 69 w. Randall Collins

Laura Cantrell

*1968
by Praguefrank
SESSIONS



1996 unknown – Laura Cantrell
001 CELLAR DOOR Hello 67  
002 ROLL TRUCK ROLL Hello 67  
003 NO PLACE FOR ME Hello 67  
004 THE CURSE OF HOOK MOUNTAIN Hello 67
2000 Hank's "Hey Now" Studio, New York City/Jolly Roger, New York City,Studio G, New York City – Laura Cantrell (Laura Cantrell [vcl], Jay Sherman-Godfrey [ac/el gt/organ/bck vcl], Robin Goldwasser [melodica/bck vcl], Jeremy Chatzky [ac/el bass], Will Rigby [drums/ percussion], Mary Lee Kortes [bck vcl])
005 NOT THE TREMBLIN' KIND Diesel Only DO-7001  
006 LITTLE BIT OF YOU Diesel Only DO-7001 
007 QUEEN OF THE COAST Diesel Only DO-7001  
008 PILE OF WOE Diesel Only DO-7001   
009 TWO SECONDS Diesel Only DO-7001  
010 CHURCHES OFF THE INTERSTATE Diesel Only DO-7001 
011 THE WHISKEY MAKES YOU SWEETER Diesel Only DO-7001 
012 DO YOU EVER THINK OF ME Diesel Only DO-7001  
013 BIG WHEEL Diesel Only DO-7001  
014 MY HEART GOES OUT TO YOU Diesel Only DO-7001  
015 SOMEWHERE, SOME NIGHT Diesel Only DO-7001  
016 THE WAY IT IS Diesel Only DO-7001
4 June 2000 [BBC1 -John Peel Radio Show, brodcast July 6] unknown – Laura Cantrell
01601 NOT THE TREMBLIN KIND
01602 WHEN THE ROSES BLOOM
01603 QUEEN OF THE COAST
01604 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN
01605 SOMEWHERE SOME NIGHT
2001 [live-Radio Show, broadcast Feb. 1, 2001] Peel Acres, ? – Laura Cantrell
01606 TWO SECONDS
01607 TOO LATE FOR TONIGHT
01608 THE WHISKEY MAKES YOU STRONGER
01609 CHURCHES OFF THE INTERSTATE
01610 LEGEND IN MY TIME
2002 Studio G, New York City/Lobby Luncheonette, New York City/Coyote Studios, Brooklyn, New York – Laura Cantrell (Laura Cantrell [vcl], Jon Graboff [gt/mandolin/ autoharp], Jay Sherman-Godfrey [gt/piano/organ/bck vcl], Jeremy Chatzky [ac/el bass], Doug Wygal [drums], Kenny Kosek [violin], Dan Prater, Mary Lee Kortes, Robin Goldwasser [bck vcl])
017 TOO LATE FOR TONIGHT Diesel Only DO-7005  
018 ALL THE SAME TO YOU Diesel Only DO-7005 
019 EARLY YEARS Diesel Only DO-7005
020 DON'T BREAK THE HEART Diesel Only DO-7005  
021 WAIT Diesel Only DO-7005 
022 MOUNTAIN FERN Diesel Only DO-7005 
023 VAGUEST IDEA Diesel Only DO-7005 
024 YONDER COMES A FREIGHT TRAIN Diesel Only DO-7005 
025 BROKEN AGAIN Diesel Only DO-7005 
026 WHEN THE ROSES BLOOM AGAIN Diesel Only DO-7005 
027 CONQUEROR'S SONG Diesel Only DO-7005 
028 OH SO MANY YEARS Diesel Only DO-7005 
1 October 2002 [BBC1 -John Peel Radio Show, brodcast Nov. 5] unknown – Laura Cantrell
02801 BROKEN AGAIN
02802 HONG KONG BLUES
02803 CELLAR DOOR
02804 CHRISTMAS LETTER HOME
2003 [live-Radio Show, broadcast May 8] Peel Acres, ? – Laura Cantrell
02805 EARLY YEARS
02806 RAIN BOY
02807 WAIT
02808 INDOOR FIREWORKS
02809 LEE HARVEY WAS A FRIEND OF MINE
2003 [live-Radio Show, broadcast Dec. 23] Peel Acres, ? – Laura Cantrell, * and Ballboy
02810 PRETTY PAPER
02811 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION
02812 OH SO MANY YEARS
02813 I STILL MISS SOMEONE*
02814 I  LOST YOU, BUT I FOUND COUNTRY MUSIC*
2005 Brooklyn Recording, Brooklyn, New York City – Laura Cantrell (Laura Cantrell [vcl/gt], Amy Helm, Mary Lee Kortes, Fiona McBain [vcl], Mark Spencer [vcl/gt/piano], Dave Schramm [gt/E-bow], Jon Graboff [gt/mandolin],  Patrick Matera [el gt], Jeremy Chatzky [ac bass/el bass],  Joey Burns [el bass], John Convertino/Steve Goulding [drums],  Dennis McDermott [drums], Michael Evans [percussion], Kenny Kosek [violin], Ted Reichman [piano], Rob Burger [accordion/piano/Mellotron], Andy Taub [Wurlitzer organ],
029 14TH STREET Matador 10651  
030 WHAT YOU SAID Matador 10651 
031 AND STILL Matador 10651
032 KHAKI and CORDUROY Matador 10651
033 LETTERS Matador 10651 
034 CALIFORNIA ROSE Matador 10651 
035 WISHFUL THINKING Matador 10651 
036 POOR ELLEN SMITH Matador 10651
037 BEES Matador 10651 
038 OLD DOWNTOWN Matador 10651  
2008 unknown – Laura Cantrell
039 TRAINS AND BOATS AND PLANES Diesel Only DO 7011  
040 TRAIN OF LIFE Diesel Only DO 7011  
041 THE WRECK OF THE EDMUND FITZGERALD Diesel Only DO 7011
042 HOWARD HUGES BLUES Diesel Only DO 7011
043 LOVE VIGILANTES Diesel Only DO 7011  
044 SILVER WINGS Diesel Only DO 7011 
045 ROLL TRUCK ROLL Diesel Only DO 7011 
046 BIG WHEEL Diesel Only DO 7011 
047 YONDER COMES A FREIGHT TRAIN Diesel Only DO 7011
2011 Beech House Recording, Nashville, TN/Tape Kitchen, Brooklyn, New York City – Laura Cantrell (Laura Cantrell [vcl], Ben Hall [gt],William Tyler [ac gt], Chris Scruggs [steel], Mike Bub [upright bass], Ben Martin [percussion], Billy Contreras [fiddle], Caitlin Rose, Mark Spencer [bck vcl])
048 KITTY WELLS DRESSES Diesel Only DO 7012 
049 I DON'T CLAIM TO BE AN ANGEL Diesel Only DO 7012  
050 POISON IN YOUR HEART Diesel Only DO 7012  
051 ONE BY ONE Diesel Only DO 7012 
052 I CAN'T TELL MY HEART Diesel Only DO 7012 
053 IT WASN'T GOD WHO MADE HONKY TONK ANGELS Diesel Only DO 7012
054 MAKING BELIEVE Diesel Only DO 7012  
055 AMIGO'S GUITAR Diesel Only DO 7012  
056 I GAVE MY WEDDING DRESS AWAY Diesel Only DO 7012 
057 SEARCHING FOR A SOLDIER'S GRAVE Diesel Only DO 7012  
2013 unknown – Laura Cantrell
058 ALL THE GIRLS ARE COMPLICATED SPIT 041 
059 STARRY SKIES SPIT 041
060 LETTER SHE SENT SPIT 041
061 NO WAY THERE FROM HERE SPIT 041
062 GLASS ARMOUR SPIT 041
063 BEG OR BORROW DAYS SPIT 041
064 DRIVING DOWN YOUR STREET SPIT 041
065 WHEN IT COMES TO YOU SPIT 041
066 CAN'T WAIT SPIT 041
067 BARELY SAID A THING SPIT 041
068 WASHDAY BLUES SPIT 041 
069 SOMEDAY SPARROW SPIT 041




ALBUMS
Hello Records [UK] 67 Laura Cantrell: Cellar Door; Roll Truck Roll; No Place for Me; The Curse of Hook Mountain – 06-96 (EP) (reissued on Diesel Only DO-7010 Hello Recordings in 2004 with added track Lee Harvey Was a Friend of Mine [2003, Live])
Diesel Only DO-7001 Not The Trembling Kind: Not the Tremblin' Kind; Little Bit of You; Queen of the Coast; Pile of Woe; Two Seconds; Churches off the Interstate; The Whiskey Makes You Sweeter; Do You Ever Think of Me; Big Wheel; My Heart Goes Out to You; Somewhere, Some Night; Way It Is, The - 15-09-00
Diesel Only DO-7005 When The Roses Blooms Again: Too Late for Tonight; All the Same to You; Early Years; Don't Break the Heart; Wait; Mountain Fern; Vaguest Idea; Yonder Comes a Freight Train; Broken Again; When the Roses Bloom Again; Conqueror's Song; Oh So Many Years - 11-11-02
? [UK] Peel Sessions: Early Years; Rain Boy; Wait; Indoor Fireworksl Lee Harvey Was A Friend Of Mine - 05-08-03 (EP)
Matador 10651 Humming By The Flowered Wine: 14th Street; What You Said; And Still
Khaki & Corduroy; Letters; California Rose; Wishful Thinking; Poor Ellen Smith; Bees; Old Downtown - 21-06-05
Diesel Only DO-7011 Trains And Boots And Planes: Trains And Boats And Planes; Train Of Life; The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald; Howard Huges Blues; Love Vigilantes; Silver Wings; Roll Truck Roll; Big Wheel; Yonder Comes A Freight Train- 08 (EP)
Diesel Only DO-7012 Kitty Wells Dresses: Songs Of The Queen Of Country Music: Kitty Wells Dresses; I Don't Claim to Be an Angel; Poison in Your Heart; One By One; I Can't Tell My Heart; It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels; Making Believe; Amigo's Guitar; I Gave My Wedding Dress Away; Searching for a Soldier's Grave - 21-06-11 



Spit and Polish [UK] SPIT 041 No Way There From Here: All The Girls Are Complicated;  Starry Skies; Letter She Sent; No Way There From Here;  Glass Armour;  Beg Or Borrow Days; Driving Down Your Street; When It Comes To You;  Can't Wait; Barely Said A Thing;  Washday Blues;  Someday Sparrow – 24-09-13
 

Nashville Sound String Quartet

by Hans Sandberg
SESSIONS
November 1966 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – The Nashville Sound String Quartet (Roddy Bristol [violin], Brenton Banks [violin], Gary VanOsdale [viola]), Martha McCrory [cello], William Sanders [bass] . Producer: Chet Atkins) [masters 1496-99; 1504-11?]
001 I’M MOVIN’ ON LPM/LSP 3767
002 FOUR WALLS LPM/LSP 3767
003 HOW’S THE WORLD TREATING YOU LPM/LSP 3767
004 THE THREE BELLS LPM/LSP 3767
005 TPA4-1498 BONAPARTE’S RETREAT LPM/LSP 3767
006 LAST DATE LPM/LSP 3767
007 JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE LPM/LSP 3767
008 TPA4-1505 SWEET DREAMS 47-9099 LPM/LSP 3767
009 OH, LONESOME ME LPM/LSP 3767
010 I REALLY DON’T WANT TO KNOW LPM/LSP 3767
011 JUST OUT OF REACH LPM/LSP 3767
012 ALMOST PERSUADED LPM/LSP 3767

ALBUMS
RCA Victor LPM/LSP 3767 The Nashville Sound String Quartet featuring Roddy Bristol: I’m Movin’ On; Four Walls; Sweet Dreams; How’s the World Treating You; The Three Bells; Last Date; Just A Closer Walk with Thee; Oh, Lonesome Me; I Really Don’t Want to Know; Just Out of Reach; Almost Persuaded; Bonaparte’s Retreat – 67

SINGLES
RCA Victor (1966)
47-9099 Bonaparte’s Retreat / Sweet Dreams - 67

Rudy Gaddis

*03-09-1926 Ben Weeler, TX - + 11-11-2006
Kent Heineman, Carl LaFong
SESSIONS

Mid 1954 unknown - Rudy Gaddis and his Lone Star Rangers (+Jody Sanders [steel] + unknown musicians)
001 ∆637 GIRL FROM MARS Liberty 45-103
002 ∆638 GARDEN OF ROSES Liberty 45-103
ca. October 1955 Gold Star Recording Studio, 5628 Brock St., Houston, TX - Rudy Gaddis (+ Al Petty [steel] + unknown musicians)
003 ST-2357 MY TEARS ARE A MEASURE Starday 45-217
004 ST-2358 URANIUM FEVER 45-217
ca late 1950s unknown – Rudy Gaddis
005 HE IS WATCHING, WATCHING, WATCHING Faith 3618
006 LOST IN THE MOUNTAINS Faith 3618
early 1960s poss. Tucson, AZ – Rudy Gaddis
007 A YOUNG BOY AND A TEENAGE GIRL Kathy 2614
008 STRANGER WITH A COLT 45 Kathy 2614
ca 1963/1964 unknown – Rudy Gaddis
009 HOW MUCH IS A MEMORY WORTH Love L 781/Custom LP-115
010 SANDY LAND FARM Love L 781/Custom LP-115
011 DON’T TAKE THE RAP Custom 45-105
012 HARD LUCK DOUBLE-TROUBLE Custom 45-105
013 GARDEN OF ROSES Custom LP-115
014 MAGIC ELEXER Custom LP-115
015 MY LOVE Custom LP-115
016 COUNTRYVILLE Custom LP-115
017 NEW BLUES Custom LP-115
018 OLD ELY, THE BIG TEXAS STEER Alta 103/Custom LP-115
019 I'VE BEEN THERE ONCE Custom 126/LP-115
020 MEMORY MILLIONAIRE Custom LP-115
021 SMOKE, SMOKE, SMOKE THAT CIGARETTE Alta 103
022 EVERYBODY WANT'S SOMETHIN' (THEY AIN'T GOT) Custom 126
Rudy Gaddis recorded after 1964, some info in singles list


ALBUMS
Custom LP-115 Garden Of Roses: Garden Of Roses; Magic Elexer; My Love; Countryville; New Blues; Old Ely; I've Been There Once; How Much Is A Memory Worth; Sandy Land Farm; Memory Millionaire – 6-

SINGLES
Liberty (1954)
45-103 Girl From Mars / Garden Of Roses – ca 08-54
Starday (1955)
45-217 Uranium Fever / My Tears Are A Measure – 11-55
Faith
3618 He Is Watching, Watching, Watching / Lost In The Mountains
Kathy
2614 A Young Boy And A Teenage Girl / Stranger With A Colt 45 – 6-
Love
L-781 How Much Is A Memory Worth / Sandy Land Farm – ca 63
Custom
45-105 Don't Take The Rap / Hard Luck-Double Trouble - 63
126 I've Been There Once / Everybody Want's Somethin' (They Ain't Got) – ca 64
Alta (1964)
103 Old Ely, The Big Texas Steer / Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette – 04-64 (rev. April 25)
Country America (1980)
1001 A Boy Named Texas / Big Sandy Opry – 15-07-80
GM
183 Bass Fisherman / ? - ca 83

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.