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Saturday, January 30, 2010

Sons of the West

By Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Mario Manciotti
16 September 1938 Gunter Hotel, San Antonio, TX – Sons of the West (Freddy Dean [gt], Slick Robertson [banjo], Billy Briggs [steel], Jimmie Meek [vcl/bass], Pat Trotter [fiddle])
001 64524-A THERE’S EVIL IN YOUR CHILDREN  Decca 5641/TXR-2708
002 64525-A VISIONS OF THE PAST  5657/TXR-2708
003 64526-A MAMA INEZ  5618/TXR-2708
004 64527-A AM I BLUE  5641/TXR-2708
005 64528-A SPANISH CAVALIER  5618/TXR-2708
006 64529-A OH MONAH  5608/TXR-2708
007 64530-A I’LL ALWAYS BE IN LOVE WITH YOU 5629/TXR-2708
008 64531-A MY GAL DON’T LOVE ME ANYMORE  5629/TXR-2708
009 64532-A FOLLOWINHG YOU AROUND  5657/TXR-2708
010 64533-A THINKING OF YOU  5608/TXR-2708
19 March 1941 WBAP Studio, Blackstone Hotel, Fort Worth, TX - Sons Of The West (Jess Williams [gt], Slick Robertson [banjo], Billy Briggs [steel], Jimmie Meek [vcl/bass], Pat Trotter [fiddle], Buck Buchanan [fiddle], Loren Mitchell [piano])
011 DAL 1370-1 I LIVE IN MEMORY OF YOU OKeh 06328/TXR-2708
012 DAL 1371-1 YOU’LL BE SORRY Conqueror 9861
013 DAL 1372-1 OUR LAST GOODBYE  OKeh 06196/TXR-2708
014 DAL 1373-1 SALLY’S GOT A WOODEN LEG OKeh  06587/TXR-2708 String 801
015 DAL 1374-1 MY PRAIRIE QUEEN OKeh  06587/TXR-2708
016 DAL 1375-1 PANHANDLE SHUFFLE  OKeh 06196/TXR-2708
017 DAL 1376-1 MAKE A WREATH FOR MARY  OKeh  06328
018 DAL 1377-1 I’LL FORGET I EVER LOVED YOU  Conqueror 9861

Texas Rose TXR-2708 Sons Of The West 1938-41: Oh Monah; Thinking Of You; Mama Inez; Spanish Cavalier; I’ll Always Be In Love With You;  My Gal Don’t Love Me;There’s Evil In Your Children; Am I Blue;Visions Of The Past; Followinhg You Around; Our Last Goodbye; Panhandle Shuffle;  I Live In Memory Of You; Make A Wreath For Mary; Sally’s Got A Wooden Leg ; My Prairie Queen – 82 Sons Of  The West

Decca (1938) Sons Of The West
5608  Oh Monah  / Thinking Of You – 10-38
5618  Mama Inez / Spanish Cavalier – 11-38
5629  I’ll Always Be In Love With You  / My Gal Don’t Love Me – 12-38
5641 There’s Evil In Your Children / Am I Blue – 01-39
5657 Visions Of The Past / Followinhg You Around – 02-39
Columbia (1941) Sons Of The West
06196  Our Last Goodbye  Okeh / Panhandle Shuffle – 04-41
06328  I Live In Memory Of You /  Make A Wreath For Mary – 08-41
*9861 You’ll Be Sorry Conqueror / I’ll Forget I Ever Loved You – 11-41
06587  Sally’s Got A Wooden Leg /  My Prairie Queen – 01-42



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
And last but not least I would like to thank all who visit this blog - they come from more than 100 countries.