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Sunday, March 4, 2012

Johnny Rion



*20-05-1916 Farmington, MO, +31-12-96
by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti, Carl FaFong, Steve Hathaway

SESSIONS


ca. July 1949 King Recording Studio, 1540 Brewster Ave, Cincinnati, OH – Johnny Rion (Johnny Rion [vcl], Zeke Turner [gt], Zeb Turner [gt], Jerry Byrd [steel], Ernie Newton [bass], Tommy Jackson [fiddle])
001 K2923  HANDPRINTS ON THE WINDOW PANE King 829
002 K2924  A PACKAGE TIED IN BLUE 810
003 K2925  CHILDREN¢S PRAYER  829
004 K2926  SUNNY TENNESSEE  810
1951 unknown – Johnny Rion
005 GOODNIGHT WALTZ Embassy 3801
006 CELL TWENTY FOUR  Embassy 3801
Ca 1951 unknown – Johnny Rion and Chubby Annie
007 3802A HONEY, PLEASE LISTEN TO ME Embassy 3802
008 3802B I'M THINKING OF SETTLIN' DOWN Embassy 3802
15 January 1953  unknown - Johnny Rion
009 83821  THAT HEAVEN BOUND TRAIN  Coral 9-64148
010 83822  WHEN YOU ARE AWAY  Coral 9-64148
early 1956 poss. Nashville, TN – Johnny Rion (Johnny Rion [vcl], Chet Atkins [ld gt], Van Howard [rh gt], Roy Wiggins [steel], Curly Rhodes [bass], Dale Potter [fiddle]. Producer: Red Sovine)
011 1009 YOU'RE THE ONE FOR ME ABC 45-9694
012 1010 OUR LOVE IS JUST FADING AWAY ABC 45-9694
possibly from session above (not found in ABC files)
013 UNDER THE LIGHT OF THE WESTERN STARS unissued
014 A LITTLE MORE EACH DAY unissued
015 I CAN'T FIND MY WAY OUT OF YOUR HEART unissued
Johnny Rion recorded after 1956, incomplete info in albums list



ALBUMS
New Life Hymn Time with Johnny Rion: (tracks unknown)
New Life R-2674 Johnny Rion With Guitar:  I Walked In The Footsteps Of jesus; I Won’t Have To Cross Jordan Alone; Life’s Prison Of Sin; The Purple Robe; Where Could I Go; Zion’s Hill; Satan’s Iron Courtain; My Loved Ones Are Waiting For Me; Someone I Love Has Gone To Sleep; The Ten Commandments; If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again; Are You Washed In The Blood  - ca 74 (MX: 18615A/B)
two more albums recorded on new Life

SINGLES


810  Sunny Tennessee / Package Tied In Blue – 10-49
829  Blind Child's Prayer / Handprints On The Window Pane – 12-49 (rev. Dec. 31)
Embassy (1951)
3801 Goodnight Waltz / Cell Twenty Four - 5-
3802 Honey, Please Listen To Me / I'm Thinking Of Settlin' Down – 5- w. Chubby Annie
Coral (1953)
9-64148  That Heaven Bound Train / When You Are Away – 03-53 (rev. March 21)
ABC (1956)
45-9694  Our Love Is Fading / You’re The One For Me – ca 04-56 (Canadian issue on Sparton 254)
Open Road
17770 Sweat On My Brow (w. A. Rion) / A Faded Gardenia   
R2760 Iron Mountain Baby Song / Sweat On My Brow (w. A. Rion)  
New Life
R11913 Iron Mountain Baby Song / Sweat On My Brow (w. Rion)  (reissue of Open Road R2760)
W-237 Goodbye Mom / It's Later Than You Realize
 

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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.