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Friday, July 24, 2009

Walter Haynes

by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Lennart Gustavsson

25 February 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Walter Haynes (Walter Haynes [steel], unknown musicians + The Merry Melody Singers)
001 YW-24260/PB-6925/PS-1491  JOHN HENRY  SR-60715 SRW-16320
002 YW-24261/PB-6926/PS-1492  RAUNCHY  SR-60715 SRW-16320
003 YW-24262/PB-6927/PS-1493  JAMBALAYA  SR-60715 SRW-16320
004 YW-24263/PB-6928/PS-1494  COLUMBUS STOCKADE BLUES SR-60715 SRW-16320 SLP-350 va
005 YW-24264/PB-6929/PS-1495  I'M SITTIN' ON TOP OF THE WORLD SR-60715 SRW-16320
006 YW-24265/PB-6930/PS-1496  BILLY ON THE LOW GROUND SR-60715 SRW-16320
25 February 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Walter Haynes (Walter Haynes [steel], unknown musicians + The Merry Melody Singers)
007 YW-24266/PB-6931/PS-1497  GREENBACK DOLLAR  SR-60715 SRW-16320
008 YW-24267/PB-6932/PS-1498  BIG MAMOU SR-60715 SRW-16320
009 YW-24268/PB-6933/PS-1499  RUBBER DOLLIE  SR-60715 SRW-16320
010 YW-24269/PB-6934/PS-1500  CHOPSTICKS   SR-60715 SRW-16320
011 YW-24270/PB-6935/PS-1501  THE CRAWDAD SONG SR-60715 SRW-16320
012 YW-24271/PB-6936/PS-1502   BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS  SR-60715 SRW-16320

ca 1965 Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN – Walter Haynes
013 FORT WORTH DRAG  Starday SLP-350 
unknown details

Mercury MG-20715/SR-60715 Steel Guitar Sounds
:  Raunchy;  Jambalaya; Columbus Stockade Blues;  I'm Sittin' On Top Of The World; Battle Of New Orleans; Big Mamou;  John Henry; Billy On The Low Ground; Greenback Dollar; Rubber Dollie;  Chopsticks; Crawdad Song – 62 (reissued on Wing SRW-16320)



Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.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
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
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