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

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.