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Saturday, June 12, 2010

Lonnie Thompson

by Praguefrank

24 January 1950 ACA Studio, 5522 Washington Ave., Houston, TX - Lonnie Thompson
001 CO 42752 FROST IS ON THE TREES 20758 2-859
002 CO 42753 WALTZ OF THE SHAWNEE 20682
003 CO 42754 THEY TELL ME I’M CRAZY 20682
004 CO 42755 I'LL NEVER GET YOU OUT OF MY MIND 20758 2-859
May 1950 poss. Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN – Lonnie Thompson & Tomie Thompson
005 CO 43286/NASH 906? THAT SHINING RIVER 20717 2-702
006 CO 43287/NASH 907? THAT GOLDEN ROAD 4-20790
007 CO 43288/NASH 908? SHOW ME THAT WAY 4-20790
008 CO 43289/NASH 909? LIFE’S RACE WITH SATAN 20717 2-702

Columbia (1950)
20682/2-580 They Tell Me I'm Crazy / Waltz of The Shawnee – 04-50
20717/2-702 That Shining River / Life's Race With Satan – 07-50 w. Tomie Thompson
20758/2-859 I'll Never Got You Out Of My Mind / Frost Is On The Trees – 11-50
4-20790 Show Me The Way / That Golden Road – 02-51 w. Tomie Thompson

Stripling Brothers

by Tony Russell: Country discography 1924-1942, Mario Manciottti

15 November 1928 Bankhead Hotel, Birmingham, AL – Stripling Brothers (Ira Stripling [gt], Charles Stripling [fiddle]. Producer: Jack Kapp)
001 BIRM-812 THE BIG FOOTED NIGGER IN THE SANDY LOT [BIG FOOTED MAN]* Vocalion 5321 Melotone M12181 Polk P9068 Minerva M-14087/County 401* DOCD-8007
002 BIRM-813 THE LOST CHILD Vocalion 5321 Melotone M12181 Polk P9068 Minerva M-14086/County 401 DOCD-8007
19 August 1929 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL – Stripling Brothers (Ira Stripling [vcl/gt], Charles Stripling [vcl/fiddle]. Producer: Jack Kapp)
003 C-4119 DANCE ALL NIGHT WITH A BOTTLE IN MY HAND Vocalion 5395/County 401 DOCD-8007
004 C-4120 HORSE SHOE BEND Vocalion 5395/County 401 DOCD-8007
005 C-4121 GET OFF YOUR MONEY Vocalion 5441/ DOCD-8007
006 C-4122 LOST JOHN Vocalion 5441/ DOCD-8007
007 C-4123 BIG EYED RABBITT Vocalion 5412 Melotone M12172 M18027 Minerva M-14013 M-14086 Vocalion 02770//County 401 DOCD-8007
008 C-4124 KENNEDY RAG Vocalion 5382 02761/County 401 DOCD-8007
009 C-4125 NEW BORN BLUES Vocalion 5382 02761/ DOCD-8007
010 C-4126 COAL MINE BLUES Vocalion 5453 02739/County 401 DOCD-8007
011 C-4127 RED RIVER WALTZ Vocalion 5366 Melotone M12173 M18025 Polk P9081 Minerva M-14011/County 401 DOCD-8007
012 C-4128 MOONLIGHT WALTZ Vocalion 5366 Melotone M12173 Polk P9081 Minerva M-14011/ DOCD-8007
013 C-4129 MIDNIGHT WALTZ Vocalion 5468 02738/ DOCD-8007
014 C-4130 JUNE ROSE WALTZ Vocalion 5468 02738/County 401 DOCD-8007
015 C-4132 RANGER\S HORNPIPE Vocalion 5453 02739/County 401 DOCD-8007
016 C-4133 RAILROAD BUM Vocalion 5365/ DOCD-8007
017 C-4134 WEEPING WILLOW Vocalion 5365/ DOCD-8007
018 C-4135 WOLVES HOWLING Vocalion 5412 02770 Melotone M12172 M18025 Minerva M-14087/County 401 DOCD-8007
10 September 1934 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Stripling Brothers (Ira Stripling [vcl/gt], Charles Stripling [vcl/fiddle]. Producer: Dave Kapp)
019 38618 SILVERLAKE WALTZ Decca 5019/ DOCD-8007
020 38619 DOWN YONDER unissued
021 38620 OVER THE WAVES WALTZ 5041/ DOCD-8007
022 38621 SALTY DOG unissued
023 38622 ONE HUNDRED FOUR unissued
024 38623 SWEET BUNCH OF DAISIES unissued
025 38624 BIRMINGHAM JAIL 5019/ DOCD-8008
028 38627 WHISKERS 5049/ DOCD-8008
029 38628 WEDNESDAY NIGHT WALTZ 5018/ DOCD-8008
030 38629 SALTY DOG 5049/ DOCD-8007
031 38630 SWEET SILAS BREAKDOWN 5069/ DOCD-8008
032 38631 CHINESE BREAKDOWN 5069/ DOCD-8008
12 March 1936 Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, LA – Stripling Brothers (Ira Stripling [vcl/gt], Charles Stripling [vcl/fiddle]. Producer: Dave Kapp)
033 NO-60687 WHEN SHADOWS FADE AWAY 5313/ DOCD-8008
034 NO-60688 LATE IN THE EVENING 5246/ DOCD-8008
035 NO-60689 BIG BULLY 5291/ DOCD-8008
036 NO-60690 COAL VALLEY 5547/ DOCD-8008
037 NO-60691 YOU’RE ALWAYS IN MY DREAMS 5267/ DOCD-8008
038 NO-60692 BIG FOUR 5547/ DOCD-8008
039 NO-60693 MAKE ME PALLET ON FLOOR 5267/County 401 DOCD-8008
040 NO-60694 MAYFLOWER 5291/ DOCD-8008
041 NO-60695 MY ISLE OF GOLDEN DREAMS 5207/ DOCD-8008
042 NO-60696 BOATMAN’S DELIGHT 5417/ DOCD-8008
043 NO-60697 FORTY DROPS 5313/ DOCD-8008
044 NO-60698 SOFT VOICE 5417/ DOCD-8008
045 NO-60699 CALIFORNIA BLUES 5246/ DOCD-8008
046 NO-60700 SPANISH FLANG DANG 5207/ DOCD-8008

County 401 The Lost Child & Other Original Fiddle Tunes: The Lost Child; Coal Mine Blues; Horse Shoe Bend; June Rose Waltz; Ranger's Hornpipe; Kennedy Rag; Wolves Howling; Pallet On The Floor; Dance All Night; Red River Waltz; Big Eyed Rabbit; Big Footed Man – 71 (Recorded 1928-36)
Document [UK] DOCD-8007 The Stripling Brothers, Complete Recorded Works, vol. 1 (1928-1934): The Big Footed Nigger In The Sandy Lot; The Lost Child; Dance All Night With A Bottle In My Hand; Horse Shoe Bend; Get Off Your Money; Lost John; Big Eyed Rabbit (Le Reel De La Malbaie); Kennedy Rag; New Born Blues; Coal Mine Blues; Red River Waltz (La Valse De La Riviere Rouge); Moonlight Waltz; Midnight Waltz; June Rose Waltz; Ranger’s Hornpipe; Railroad Bum; Weeping Willow; Wolves Howling (Le Reel Du Charretier); Silver Lake Waltz; Over The Waves;Salty Dog – 24-09-97
Document [UK] DOCD-8008 The Stripling Brothers, Complete Recorded Works, vol. 2 (1934-1936): Birmingham Jail; Possum Hollow; Down On The L. N. Railroad; Whiskers; Wednesday Night-Waltz; Sweet Silas; Chinese Breakdown; When Shadows Fade Away; Late In The Evening; Big Bully;Coal Valley; You Are Always In My Dreams; Big Four;Pallet On The Floor; Mayflower; My Isle Of Golden Dreams; Boatman‘s Delight; Forty Drops; Soft Voices; California Blues; Spanish Flang Danf – 24-09-97

ARC-Vocalion (1928-34)
5321 The Big Footed Nigger In The Sandy Lot / The Lost Child - 05-29 (reissued on Melotone M12181 and Polk P9068)
5365 Weeping Willow / Railroad Bum - 11-29
5366 Red River Waltz / Moonlight Waltz - 11-29 (reissued on Melotone M12173 and Polk P9081)
5382 New Born Blues / Kennedy Rag - 01-30 (reissued on Vocalion 02761)
5395 Dance All Night With A Bottle In My Hand / Horse Shoe Bend - 01-03-30
5412 Big Eyed Rabbit / Wolves Howling - 15-04-30 (reissued on Melotone M12172, Vocalion 02770)
5441 Get Off Your Money / Lost John - 15-08-30
5453 Coal Mine Blues / Ranger's Hornpipe - 01-10-30 (reissued on Vocalion 02739)
5468 Midnight Waltz / June Rose Waltz - 01-12-30 (reissued on Vocalion 02738)
M14086 The Lost Child / Big Eyed Rabbitt
M14087 The Big Footed Nigger In The Sandy Lot / Wolves Howling
Decca (1934-36)
5018 Possum Hollow Breakdown / Wednesday Night Waltz - 09-34
5019 Silverlake Waltz / Birmingham Jail - 09-34
5041 Over The Waves Waltz / Down On The L.N Railroad - 11-34
5049 Salty Dog / Whiskers - 12-34
5069 Sweet Silas - Breakdown / Chinese Breakdown - 02-35
5207 My Isle Of Golden Dreams / Spanish Flang Dang - 04-36
5246 Late In The Evening / California Blues - 07-36
5267 You're Always In My Dreams / Make Me Pallet On Floor - 09-36
5291 Mayflower / Big Bully - 11-36
5313 Forty Drops / When Shadows Fade Away - 01-37
5417 Soft Voices / Boatman's Delight - 09-37
5547 Big Four / Coal Valley - 07-38


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.