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Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Oscar Doucet

By Henk Scholts

20 March 1929 Atlanta, GA – Oscar Doucet [vcl/accordion] aka Slim Doucet (Chester Hawkins [gt])
002 W402383-B WAXIA SPECIAL 45333
7 November 1929 New Orleans, LA – Oscar Doucet [vcl/accordion]– Alius Soileau [fiddle])
003 BVE-56516-1 WHEN I MET YOU AT THE GATE Bluebird B-2085/CMF 017-D JSP 7749
004 BVE-56517-2 O! BEBE! [OH BABY!] Victor 22366/CMF 013-D JSP 7749
005 BVE-56518-2 BAYOU COURTEBLEAU B-2085
006 BVE-56519-2 LE BLEUS DE SLIM [SLIM'S BLUES] 22366

Okeh (1929)
45333 Chere Yeux Noir / Waxia Special – 29
Victor/*Bluebird (1929)
22366 O! Bebe! / Le Bleus De Slim – ca 30
B-2085* Bayou Courtebleau / When I Met You At The Gate - 37?

Bert Rivera

By Lillies Ohlsson

ca early 1977 unknown - Bert Rivera & The Nightriders (Bert Rivera [vcl/steel], Don Reineke [vcl/gt], Jim McCord [vcl/gt], Rick Moore [vcl/bass], Joh Chandler [drums]. Producer Bert Rivera)
001 FOOLIN´ AROUND indie no#
002 RANCHO GRANDE indie no”
003 I DON´T KNOW WHY indie no#
005 UNDER THE X IN TEXAS indie no#
006 I CAN´T HELP MYSELF indie no#
007 AIN´T GONNA BUMP NO MORE indie no”
008 MEMORY MAKER indie no#
009 ROCKIN´ ME indie no#
010 LUCILLE indie no#
011 MARGARITAVILLE indie no#
12 May 2003 unknown - Bert Rivera & The Ramblers (Bert Rivera [steel] + Ray Tesmer [gt], Lonnie Atkinson [gt], Rick McRae [gt], Frank Garza [gt], Lynn Daniel [ac bass], Kim Cochran [bass], Dodd Meredith [drums], Howard Kalish [fiddle], Ron Huckaby [piano]. Producer Bert Rivera & Jack Hill)
012 TIPPIN´ IN Rivera-Hill 0001
013 STOMPIN´ AT THE SAVOY Rivera-Hill 0001
014 TENDERLY Rivera-Hill 0001
015 WE´VE GONE TOO FAR Rivera-Hill 0001
016 FOUR Rivera-Hill 0001
017 GODFATHER MEDLEY Rivera-Hill 0001
018 JERSEY BOUNCE Rivera-Hill 0001
019 PANHANDLE RAG Rivera-Hill 0001
020 THE VERY THOUGHT OF YOU Rivera-Hill 0001
021 YARDBIRD SUITE Rivera-Hill 0001
022 CANCIÕN MIXTECA Rivera-Hill 0001
023 AVE MARIA Rivera-Hill 0001

No label, no # Bert Rivera & The Nightriders – 1977: Foolin´ Around;I Don´t Know Why; Rancho Grande; I Can´t Help Falling In Love; Under The X In Texas; I Can´t Help Myself; Ain´t Gonna Bump No More; Memory Maker; Rockin´ Me; Lucille; Margaritaville -77
Rivera-Hill R-H0001 Eclectia: Tippin´ In; Stompin´ At The Savoy; Tenderly; We´ve Gone Too Far; Four; Godfather Medley; Jersey Bounce; Panhandle Rag; The Very Thought Of You; Yardbird Suite; Canciõn Mixteca; Ave Maria - 03


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.