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Friday, May 27, 2011

Ava Aldridge

Averal A. Aldridge, *21-02-1946 ? AZ, +12-08-2003
by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank

February 1975 The Music Mill Studio, 3614 Jackson Hwy, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, AL – Ava Aldridge (Producer: Al Cartee, George Soule)
001 75N-6804 MAMA'S GOT SOMETHING COOKIN' M14796/ M3G-5010
002 75N-6805 I WANT SOME M14847/M3G-5010
004 75N-6807 LITTLE ONE M14796/M3G-5010
005 75N-6808 HOUSE OF STRAW M3G-5010
006 75N-6809 WHOLE LOTTA WOMAN M14821 M14847 M3G-5010
5 June 1975 Pete’s Place, 809 18th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ava Aldridge (Producer: Al Cartee, George Soule)
007 75N-6972 LITTLE LESS TV M3G-5010
008 75N-6973 THE BIRTHDAY PARTY M14821/ M3G-5010
010 75N-6975 LOVIN‘ YOU IS THE STATE I’M IN M3G-5010
September 1978 unknown – George Soule & Ava Aldridge (Producer: Dick Glasser)
011 MC-7907 I HATE THE WAY I LOVE IT MCA-40958

MGM MG1-5010 Frustrated Housewife: Frustrated Housewife; Little Less TV; Tonight Your Maid Is Gonna Make The Round; House Of straw; I Want Some; Lovin‘ You Is The State I’m In; Whole Lotta Woman; Little One; Mama's Got Something Cookin'; The Birthday Party - 75

M 14796 Mama's Got Something Cookin' / Little One – 31-03-75
M 14821 The Birthday Party / Whole Lotta Woman – 07-75
M 14847 I Want Some / Whole Lotta Woman – 76
MCA-40958 I Hate The Way I Love It / Save Me For Last – 27-09-78 w. George Soule

Carmen Cole

by Praguefrank

September 1964 RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Carmen Cole (Producer: Chet Atkins)
001 RGA4-1468 I'LL NEVER STAND IN YOUR WAY Groove 58-0045
002 RGA4-1469 STEP RIGHT UP Groove 58-0045
early January 1965 RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Carmen Cole (Producer: Chet Atkins)
003 SGA4-1001 YOU'RE A STAR NOW unissued
004 SGA4-1002 BOBBY DARLIN' Groove 58-0057
005 SGA4-1003 I JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND 58-0057

58-0045 I’ll Never Stand In Your Way / Step Right Up - 64
58-0057 Bobby Darlin‘ / I Just Don’t Understand - 65


Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.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
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