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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Jimmy Riddle

Jimmie Riddle, *03-09-1918 Dyersbughm TN, +December 10, 1982
by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Carl G. Cederblad, Mario Manciotti

7 April 1950 Castle Studio, The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville, TN - Jimmy Riddle (Producer: Paul Cohen)
001 76133/NA 2110 I FOUND MY MAMA 9-46239
002 76134/NA 2111 THE THREE TREES 9-46239
ca early 1962 Nashville, TN – Jimmy Riddle And His Harmonica (Jimmy Riddle [harmonica], Thomas Grady Martin [gt], Boots Randolph [sax] + unknown musicians)
003 PC 9851 PIG KNUCKLES Briar 131/M 103
004 ALL NIRTE Briar M 103
005 PC 9853 6/8 TWIST Briar 131/M 103
006 CANDY MAN Briar M 103
007 BRIAR PATCH Briar M 103
008 BLACK OUT Briar M 103
009 PC-9857 WHEN MY DREAMBOAT COMES HOME Todd 1074/Briar M 103
011 PC-9859 LET´S GO Todd 1074/Briar M 103
012 SEARCHIN´ Briar M 103
013 CRAWFISH CRAWL Briar M 103
014 OFF AND ON Briar M 103
ca 12 December 1963 Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN – Jimmy Riddle
015 2-30259 ARKANSAS TRAVELER Cumberland SRC-69511
016 2-30260 SALLY GOODIN Cumberland SRC-69511
017 2-30261 WILDWOOD FLOWER Cumberland SRC-69511
018 2-30262? BILL BAILEY Cumberland SRC-69511
019 2-30263? CARELESS LOVE Cumberland SRC-69511
020 2-30264 JOHN HENRY Cumberland SRC-69511
021 2-30265 LITTLE BROWN JUG Cumberland SRC-69511
022 2-30266 STONEY POINT Cumberland SRC-69511
023 2-30267 LISTEN TO THE MOCKING BIRD Cumberland SRC-69511
024 2-30268 COLUMBUS STOCKADE BLUES Cumberland SRC-69511
29 July 1970 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN - Jimmie Riddle (Producer: Vic Willis)
025 123037/NA 16168 WILDWOOD EEPH 32735
026 123038/NA 16169 YAKETY EEPH 32735

Briar M 103 Let‘s Go:
Let´s Go; All Nirte; Candy Man; Briar Patch; 6/8 Twist; Black Out; Pig Knuckles; Raining In My Heart; When My Dreamboat Comes Home; Searchin’; Crawfish Crawl; Off And On – 62
Cumberland MGC-29511/SRC-69511 Country Harmonica: John henry; Careless Love; Sally Goodin; Little Brown Jug; Listen To The Mocking Bird; Wildwood Flower; Columbus Stockade Blues; Stoney Point; Bill Bailey; Arkansas Traveler – 02-64
Gusto GT 0556-2 Stars Of Hee Haw And The Grand Ole Opry: Function At The Junction [1]; Huntin' Blues [2]; Sweet Temptation [1];  Mockingbird [2];  Instrumental Medley [1]; Fox Chase [2];  Sitting On Top Of The World [1];  Maple On The Hill [2];  Guitar Rag [1]; Under The Double Eagle [2]; 9 Pound Hammer [1];  Jessie Polka [2] – 08-02-05 Jackie Phelps [1], Jimmie Riddle [2] (live)

9-46239 I Found My Mama / The Three Trees – 50
Briar / * Todd
45-131 Pig Knuckles / 6/8 Blues – 03-62 (rev. March 31)
*1074 Let´s Go / When My Dreamboat Comes Home – 05-62 (rev. June 2)
32735 Wildwood Eeph / Yakety Eeph – 09-70 (rev. Sept. 19)


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.