SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Prairie Oyster

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1986 unknown, CAN – Prairie Oyster
001 (WILL I DO) TILL THE REAL THING COMES ALONG  Stony Plains SPL-1093 VIK 75639-2
002 YOU GOT A WAY  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
003 RAIN RAIN  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
004 PLAY ME SOME HONKY TONK MUSIC  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
005 I'M LEARNING  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
006 JUKE JOINT JOHNNY  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
007 MAN IN THE MOON  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2 
008 TOM CAT  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
009 GIVE IT A LITTLE MORE TIME  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2
010 OTHER  SIDE OF TOWN  Stony Plains SPL-1093 RCA 10233-2 
late 1989 unknown – Prairie Oyster (Producer: Steve Berlin)
011 WILD ABOUT ME  RCA 2049-1-R=2049-2-R
012 SOMETHING TO REMEMBER YOU BY  RCA 2049-1-R=2049-2-R
013 LONELY YOU, LONELY ME  RCA 2049-1-R=2049-2-R 
014 MEET ME ON THE CORNER  RCA 2049-1-R=2049-2-R
015 GOODBYE, SO LONG, HELLO  RCA 9124-7-R 2569-7-R /2049-1-R=2049-2-R  KCDP 51654 VIK 75639-2
016 BUT YOU SAID  RCA 2510-7-R /2049-1-R=2049-2-R
017 I DON'T HURT ANYMORE  RCA 2510-7-R /2049-1-R=2049-2-R
018 YOU CHANGED YOUR MIND  RCA 2049-1-R=2049-2-R
019 A DIFFERENT KIND OF FIRE  RCA 9124-7-R /2049-1-R=2049-2-R 
020 IF I COULD TAKE MY OWN ADVICE  RCA 2569-7-R/ 2049-2-R
Mid 1991 Metalworks, Mississauga, Ontario, CAN - Prairie Oyster (Keith Glass [vcl/gt], Russell de Carle [vcl/el bass], Josh Leo [gt], Richard Bennett [gt], John P. Allen [ac gt/mandolin/fiddle/bck vcl], Bruce Moffett  [drums/percussion], Joan Besen [piano/bck vcl])
021 WILL I DO (TILL THE REAL THING COMES ALONG)  RCA 62218-7 /61013-2 
022 ONE PRECIOUS LOVE  RCA 62108-7 /61013-2 KCDP 51654 VIK 75639-2
023 CAN'T SAY GOODBYE  RCA 61013-2 
024 AM I THAT EASY TO FORGET  RCA 62218-7 /61013-2 
025 JUST FOR OLD TIMES SAKE  RCA 61013-2
026 EVERYBODY KNOWS  RCA 61013-2  VIK 75639-2
027 HERE'S TO YOU  RCA 61013-2 
028 DID YOU FALL IN LOVE WITH ME  RCA 61013-2  VIK 75639-2
029 I THINK THAT WE DID SOMETHING  RCA 61013-2 
030 GOODBYE LONESOME (HELLO, BABY DOLL)  RCA 62108-7 /61013-2 
1994 unknown – Prairie Oyster
031 ANCIENT HISTORY Arista KJK1-21215/19427-2 
032 LOUISIETTE Arista KJK1-21215/19427-2   KCDP 51654 VIK 75639-2
033 SUCH A LONELY ONE Arista KJK1-21215/19427-2   VIK 75639-2
034 SHE DON'T GET THE BLUES Arista 19427-2 
035 DON'T CRY LITTLE ANGEL Arista 19427-2 
036 PRICE TO PAY Arista 19427-2 
037 ONLY ONE MOON Arista KJK1-21215/19427-2 
038 YOUR TURN TO CRY Arista 19427-2 
039 ALWAYS BELIEVING Arista 19427-2
040 BRAND NEW HARD TIME BLUES Arista 19427-2 
041 BLACK-EYED SUSAN Arista 19427-2  VIK 75639-2
042 ALL FALL DOWN Arista 19427-2
1996 Recorded at The Sound Emporium, Nashville, TN – Prairie Oyster (Keith Glass [vcl/el gt], John P. Allen [vcl/mandolin/fiddle], Russell de Carle [vcl/ac.el bass], Bohdan Hluszko [vcl/drums/percussion],  Joan Besen [vcl/piano/celesta/Clavinet/Wurlitzer organ], Dennis Delorme [gt/steel/dobro])
043 SHE WON'T BE LONELY LONG Vel Vel 97001-2   VIK KCDP 51654 VIK 75639-2
044 WHATCHA GONNA DO? Vel Vel 97001-2  
045 WATER'S DEEP Vel Vel 97001-2  
046 IF MY BROKEN HEART WOULD EVER MEND Vel Vel 97001-2  
047 TONIGHT THERE'S A BLUE MOON Vel Vel 97001-2 
048 LONG GONE DADDY Vel Vel 97001-2  
049 IN THE SUMMERTIME (YOU DON'T WANT MY LOVE) Vel Vel 97001-2 
050 UNBELIEVABLE LOVE Vel Vel 97001-2  VIK 75639-2
051 SUNDAY DRIVERS Vel Vel 97001-2 
052 THERE SHE GOES Vel Vel 97001-2 
053 ONE WAY TRACK Vel Vel 97001-2    VIK 75639-2
054 INTO THE BLUE Vel Vel 97001-2 
1998 unknown, CAN – Prairie Oyster
055 CANADIAN SUNRISE VIK KCDP 51654 62408-2  75639-2
056 KEEP ON DREAMING VIK KCDP 51654 62408-2
1998/1999  unknown, CAN – Prairie Oyster
057 WHY ARE WE HOLDING ONTO NOTHING VIK 62408-2
058 BABY DON'T COME 'ROUND HERE ANYMORE VIK 62408-2
059 NO LOVE HAVE I VIK 62408-2
060 BLUE MELODY VIK 62408-2 
061 BARROOM GIRLS VIK 62408-2 
062 HEAVEN OR BUST VIK 62408-2 
063 ONE OF THOSE NIGHTS VIK 62408-2 
064 VINE IS DOING BETTER THAN THE TREE VIK 62408-2
065 CHANGE WITH TIME VIK 62408-2 
066 MEAN STREAK VIK 62408-2
067 CANADIAN SUNSET VIK 62408-2 
2000 unknown, CAN – Prairie Oyster
068 MAN IN THE MOON VIK 75639-2
069 THE LAST TIME I’LL FEEL BLUE VIK 75639-2
+ more unknown tracks for unissued album Man In The Moon
2006 Audio Valley Recording Studio, Perth, Ontario, CAN – Prairie Oyster (Russell de Carle [vcl/bass gt], Keith Glass [ac/el gt/bck vcl], John P. Allen [mandolin/fiddle/bck vcl], Dennis Delorme [pedal steel], Denis Keldie [accordion], Joan Besen [piano/Wurlitzer organ/ bck vcl])
080 THAT'S MY HOME Open Road ORCD 7210 
081 TOO BAD FOR ME Open Road ORCD 7210 
082 ONE KISS Open Road ORCD 7210
083 OPEN UP  YOUR HEART Open Road ORCD 7210
084 LONG AND LONESOME OLD FREIGHT TRAIN Open Road ORCD 7210 
085 I THREW IT ALL AWAY Open Road ORCD 7210 
086 SWEET, SWEET GIRL TO ME Open Road ORCD 7210 
087 DROWN YOUR SORROWS Open Road ORCD 7210 
088 MONA LISA Open Road ORCD 7210
089 I WISH I'D NEVER KNOWN LOVE Open Road ORCD 7210 
090 SHORT TIME HERE Open Road ORCD 7210
091 HEAVEN OR BATON ROUGE Open Road ORCD 7210


ALBUMS
Stony Plain [CAN] SPL-1093 Oyster Tracks:  (Will I Do) Till The Real Thing Comes Along; You Got A Way; Rain Rain; Play Me Some Honky Tonk Music; I'm Learning; Juke Joint Johnny; Man In The Moon;  Tom Cat; Give It A Little More Time; Other  Side Of Town - 86 (see also RCA 10233-2)
RCA 2049-1-R/2049-2-R Different Kind Of Fire: Wild About Me; Something To Remember You By; Lonely You, Lonely Me; Meet Me On The Corner; Goodbye, So Long, Hello; But You Said; I Don't Hurt Anymore; You Changed Your Mind; Different Kind Of Fire; If I Could Take My Own Advice* - 04-90 (*not inclued on vinyl version)
BMG [CAN] KCDP-7240  The Complete Prairie Oyster Radio Show, With Russell Decarle: (tracks unknown) – 91 (Promo only)
RCA 61013-2 Everybody Knows: Will I Do (Till The Real Thing Comes Along); One Precious Love; Can't Say Goodbye; Am I That Easy To Forget; Just For Old Times Sake; Everybody Knows; Here's To You; Did You Fall In Love With Me; I Think That We Did Something; Goodbye Lonesome (Hello, Baby Doll) – 09-91
RCA [CAN] 72431-10233-2 Oyster Tracks:You Got A Way; Rain Rain; Play Me Some Honky Tonk Music; I'm Learning; Juke Joint Johnny; Man In The Moon; Tom Cat; Give It A Little More Time; Other Side Of Town – 92 (all tracks from SPL 1093)
Arista [CAN] 74322-19427-2 Only One Moon:  Ancient History;  Louisiette;  Such A Lonely One;  She Don't Get The Blues; Don't Cry Little Angel;  Price To Pay;  Only One Moon;  Your Turn To Cry;  Always Believing; Brand New Hard Time Blues;  Black-Eyed Susan; All Fall Down – 29-05-95
BMG Music [CAN] ADV 0184 Blue Plate Special:  She Won't Be Lonely Long;  Whatcha Gonna Do?;  Water's Deep;  If My Broken Heart Would Ever Mend;  Tonight There's A Blue Moon;  Long Gone Daddy;  In The Summertime (You Don't Want My Love); Unbelievable Love;  Sunday Drivers; There She Goes;  One Way Track;  Into The Blue – 96 (US issue on Vel Vel  VEL 97001-2)
VIK [CAN] 74321-62408-2 What Is This Country?: Canadian Sunrise; Why Are We Holding Onto Nothing; Baby Don't Come 'Round Here Anymore; No Love Have I; Blue Melody; Barroom Girls; Heaven Or Bust; One Of Those Nights; Keep On Dreaming; Vine Is Doing Better Than The Tree; Change With Time; Mean Streak; Canadian Sunset  – 30-05-00
VIK [CAN] 74321-75639-2 String of Pearls: A Greatest Hits Collection: Man In The Moon (2000); Goodbye, So Long, Hello;Will I Do ('Til The Real Thing Comes Along); One Precious Love;  Everybody Knows; Did You Fall In Love With Me; Louisiette; Such A Lonely One; Black-Eyed Susan; She Won't Be Lonely Long;  Unbelievable Love; One Way Track; Canadian Sunrise; The Last Time I'll Feel Blue.- 00
Open Road [CAN] ORCD 7210 One Kiss:  That's My Home; Too Bad For Me; One Kiss; Open Up  Your Heart; Long And Lonesome Old Freight Train; I Threw It All Away; Sweet, Sweet Girl To Me; Drown Your Sorrows; Mona Lisa; I Wish I'd Never Known Love; Short Time Here; Heaven Or Baton Rouge – 22-08-06



SINGLES

RCA (1990-91)                 
PB 51058 [CAN]/9124-7-R Goodbye So Long Hello / A Differemt Kind Of Fire - 02-90
2510-7-R I Don't Hurt Anymore / But You Said - 05-90
2569-7-R Goodbye So Long Hello / If I Could Take My Own Advice - 90
62108-7 One Precious Love / Goodbye, Lonesome - 12-91
62218-7 Will I Do / Am I That Easy To Forget? - 03-92
Arista [CAN]
KJK1-51215 Snippets: Such A Lonely One / Louisiette / Only One Moon / Ancient History – 94 (cassette EP)
Vik [CAN]
KCDP 51654 Past And Present:  Goodbye, So Long, Hello; One Precious Love;  Louisette; She Won't Be Lonely Long; Canadian Sunrise; Keep On Dreaming – 98 (Promo only)

Red Meat

by Praguefrank, Steve Hathaway
SESSIONS

December 1996 Sharkbite Studios, Oakland CA – Red Meat (Red Meat [vcl/gt/fiddle],  Lee James [vcl/drums], Smelley Kelley [vcl],  Jill Olson [vcl], Michael Montalto [gt/mandolin], Steve Cornell [gt], Producer: Red Meat)
001 14 HOURS FROM TULSA Ranchero RAN 001 
002 HIGHWAY OF HEARTACHES Ranchero RAN 001
003 NASHVILLE FANTASY Ranchero RAN 001
004 INNER REDNECK Ranchero RAN 001 
005 L 46872-X LOLITA Red Meat 01/Ranchero RAN 001
006 TEXAS TEXAS Ranchero RAN 001 
007 L 46872 THE GIRL WITH THE BIGGEST HAIR Red Meat 01/Ranchero RAN 001 
008 MY ANSWERED PRAYER Ranchero RAN 001
009 ONE GLASS AT A TIME Ranchero RAN 001 
010 SHE'S TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE Ranchero RAN 001 
011 PHONE TAG Ranchero RAN 001 
012 12 INCH 3 SPEED OSCILLATING FAN Ranchero RAN 001 
1998 Your Place Or Mine Location Recording, Glendale, CA – Red Meat (Jill Olson [vcl],  Steve Cornell [ac gt/banjo/mandolin]. Producer: Dave Alvin)
013 CRY A LITTLE BIT Ranchero RAN 12 
014 I'M NO STRANGER Ranchero RAN 12
015 I'M A ONE WOMAN MAN Ranchero RAN 12 
016 TEETOTALIN' TIME Ranchero RAN 12
017 I JUST CAN'T GET YOU OFF MY MIND Ranchero RAN 12
018 DEEP WATER Ranchero RAN 12 
019 THE SHOW MUST GO ON Ranchero RAN 12
020 MARIE Ranchero RAN 12
021 BABY BEATS ME THE BEST Ranchero RAN 12
022 THE HEARTACHE'S ON ME Ranchero RAN 12 
023 POVERTY LINE Ranchero RAN 12 
024 BROKEN UP AND BLUE Ranchero RAN 12 
025 CATTLE DRIVE Ranchero RAN 12  
2000 Your Place Or Mine Location Recording, Glendale, CA – Red Meat (Scott Young [vcl/gt/fiddle/ trombone], Jill Olson [vcl/bass], Smelly Kelly [vcl], Michael Montalto [gt/accordion], Max Butler [steel/mandolin/6-string bass], Les James [drums/percussion] + Dave Alvin [ac gt/6-six string bass], Rick Shea [ac gt], Mark Linett [tambourine].  Producer: Dave Alvin)
026 THAT'S WHAT I'M HERE FOR Ranchero RAN 21
027 MIDWEST BLUES Ranchero RAN 21
028 THE MEMORY OF YOUR SMILE Ranchero RAN 21
029 UNDER THE WRENCH Ranchero RAN 21
030 SWEET SONG Ranchero RAN 21 
031 LOLITA Ranchero RAN 21 
032 STAY AWAY FROM ME Ranchero RAN 21 
033 BUCKEYE Ranchero RAN 21
034 MR. HEARTACHE Ranchero RAN 21 
035 CATFISH FRY Ranchero RAN 21 
036 THIS PROPERTY'S CONDEMNED Ranchero RAN 21 
037 ALAMEDA COUNTY LINE Ranchero RAN 21 
038 NASHVILLE CONFIDENTIAL Ranchero RAN 21 
2007 unknown, CA  – Red Meat (Scott Young [vcl/ac gt/trombone], Smelley Kelley [vcl], Jill Olson [vcl], Michael Montalto [gt/accordion], Dave Alvin [ac gt/baritone gt], Rick Shea [mandolin], Amy Fannis [fiddle/strings], Doug Livingston [piano]. Producer: Dave Alvin)
039 HONKY TONK HABIT Ranchero 701
040 PRETTY LITTLE LIGHTS OF TOWN Ranchero 701
041 I'M NOT THE GIRL FOR YOU Ranchero 701
042 GO ON HOME, MR. JOHNSON Ranchero 701 
043 THRIFTSTORE COWGIRL Ranchero 701
044 SUNDAY Ranchero 701 
045 MOONROCK Ranchero 701 
046 QUEEN OF KING CITY Ranchero 701
047 HIGH MAINTENANCE BABE Ranchero 701 
048 THAT COUPLE IN LOVE Ranchero 701
049 CITY SLICKER Ranchero 701 
050 I'M GONNA LEAVE HERE SHOUTIN' Ranchero 701
2010 [live] The Cinema Bar, Culver City, CA – Red Meat (Les James [vcl/drums], Smelley Kelley [vcl], Jill Olson [vcl], Michael Montalto [el gt])
05001 INTRO Ranchero 2010
05002 ABOVE AND BEYOND Ranchero 2010
05003 CITY SLICKER Ranchero 2010
05004 TEXAS TEXAS Ranchero 2010
05005 GO ON HOME, MR. JOHNSON Ranchero 2010
05006 MIDWEST BLUES Ranchero 2010
05007 THRIFTSTORE COWGIRL Ranchero 2010
05008 MOTORCYCLE COWBOY Ranchero 2010
05009 TRUCK DRIVIN' MAN Ranchero 2010
05010 JILL AND SMELLEY DISCUSS THE SUMMER OF LOVE Ranchero 2010
05011 BABY BEATS ME THE BEST Ranchero 2010
05012 MOONROCK Ranchero 2010
05013 HONKY TONK HABIT Ranchero 2010
05014 QUEEN OF KING CITY Ranchero 2010
05015 HIGH MAINTENANCE BABE Ranchero 2010
05016 KISS THE CHILDREN Ranchero 2010
05017 BIG RIVER Ranchero 2010
05018 THE MEMORY OF YOUR SMILE Ranchero 2010
05019 CALIFORNIA BLUES Ranchero 2010
05020 12 INCH 3-SPEED OSCILLATING FAN Ranchero 2010
05021 LOLITA Ranchero 2010
05022 14 HOURS FROM TULSA Ranchero 2010
05023 HIGHWAY OF HEARTACHES Ranchero 2010
05024 I'M GONNA LEAVE HERE SHOUTIN' Ranchero 2010
05025 RING OF FIRE Ranchero 2010
05026 SPARKLIN' BROWN EYES (RAMBLESHACKLE SHACK) Ranchero 2010 
     


ALBUMS
Ranchero RAN 001/OWR-0082 Meet Red Meat: 14 Hours from Tulsa;  Highway of Heartaches;  Nashville Fantasy;  Inner Redneck;  Lolita;  Texas Texas;  The Girl with the Biggest Hair;  My Answered Prayer; One Glass at a Time;  She's Too Good to be True;  Phone Tag;  12 Inch 3 Speed Oscillating Fan – 97
Ranchero RAN-12/OWR-0237-2  13: Cry a Little Bit;  I'm No Stranger; I'm a One Woman Man; Teetotalin' Time; I Just Can't Get You off my Mind; Deep Water; The Show Must Go On; Marie; Baby Beats Me the Best; The Heartache's on Me; Poverty Line; Broken Up and Blue; Cattle Drive -  27-08-98
Ranchero RAN-21/OWR-0786-2 Alameda County Line:  That's What I'm Here For; Midwest Blues; The Memory of Your Smile; Under the Wrench; Sweet Song;  Lolita;  Stay Away from Me;  Buckeye;  Mr. Heartache;  Catfish Fry;  This Property's Condemned;  Alameda County Line;  Nashville Confidential – 02-03-01
Ranchero RAN-0701 We Never Get Close: Honky Tonk Habit; Pretty Little Lights of Town; I'm Not the Girl for You; Go on Home, Mr. Johnson; Thriftstore Cowgirl; Sunday; Moonrock; Queen of King City; High Maintenance Babe; That Couple in Love; City Slicker; I'm Gonna Leave Here Shoutin' – 17-07-07
Ranchero 2010 Live At The World's Smallest Honky Tonk:  Intro; Above and Beyond; City Slicker; Texas Texas; Go on Home, Mr. Johnson; Midwest Blues; Thriftstore Cowgirl; Motorcycle Cowboy; Truck Drivin' Man; Jill and Smelley discuss the Summer of Love; Baby Beats Me the Best; Moonrock; Honky Tonk Habit; Queen of King City; High Maintenance Babe; Kiss the Children; Big River; The Memory of Your Smile; California Blues;12 Inch 3-Speed Oscillating Fan; Lolita; 14 Hours From Tulsa; Highway of Heartaches; I'm Gonna Leave Here Shoutin'; Ring of Fire; Sparklin' Brown Eyes (Rambleshackle Shack) – 19-10-10



SINGLES

Red Meat (1996)
01 Choice Cuts: The Girl With The Biggest Hair And The Longest Nails / Lolita - 96
 

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.