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Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Arnie Derksen

*1932 Sasketchewan, CAN

by Richard Weize, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS also recorded with Sons Of the Saddle
1957 Winnipeg, CAN – Arnie Derksen & Loraine Siebert
001 WAYFARING STRANGER London 45M 17008
25 July 1958 [18:45-21:45] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Arnie Derksen (Arnie Derksen [vcl], Hank Garland [gt], Grady Martin [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Owen Bradley [piano] + vocal chorus. Producer: Owen Bradley)
003 105422/NA 10332 BLUE STREETS 9-30734/BF-15362
004 105423/NA 10333 CRAZY ME 9-30734/ BF-15362
20 November 1958 [20:30-23:30] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Arnie Derksen (Arnie Derksen [vcl], Jack Pruitt [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Douglas Kirkham [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano] + vocal chorus. Producer: Owen Bradley)
005 106204/NA 10503 LET THE WHOLE WORLD KNOW 9-30867/BF-15362
006 106205/NA 10504 I‘D LIKE TO BE ALONE 9-30867/BF-15362
15 April 1959 [20:00-23:00] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Arnie Derksen (Arnie Derksen [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], Hank Garland [gt], Grady Martin [gt], Don Helms [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
007 107140/NA 10683 SHE WANNA ROCK 9-30906/BF-15362 BCD-15733
008 107141/NA 10684 THE PARTY WAS OVER unissued
009 107142/NA 10685 MY DANCIN‘ SHOES 9-30906/BF-15362
20 July 1959 [21:30-01:30] Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Arnie Derksen (Arnie Derksen [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Floyd Robinson [gt], John D. Loudermilk [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
010 107806/NA 10797 I’M WITH YOU 9-30964/BF-15362
011 107807/NA 10798 K4WO unissued /BF-15362
012 107808/NA 10799 THERE STANDS THE GLASS 9-30964/BF-15362

Bear Family [UK] BF-15362 My Dancin‘ Shoes: Crazy Me; Blue Streets; Let The Whole World Know; She Wanna Rock; I'd Like To Be Alone; My Dancin' Shoes; K4WO; The Party Was Over; There Stands The Glass; I'm With You – 8-

London (1957)
45M 1708 Wayfaring Stranger / In My Father's House Are Many Mansions – 57 w. Loraine Siebert
Decca (1958-59)
9-30734 Blue Streets / Crazy Me – 09-58 (rev. Sept. 22)
9-30867 Let The Whole World Know / I'd Like To Be Alone – 59
9-30906 She Wanna Rock / My Dancin' Shoes - 05-59 (rev. June 1)
9-30964 There Stands The Glass / I'm With You – 09-59 (rev. Sept. 7)


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.