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Sunday, May 29, 2011


by Praguefrank

1994 Midtown Tone & Volume Studios, Nashville, TN - The Delevantes (Bob Delevante [vcl/ac gt/harmonica/percussion], Mike Delevante [vcl/6- & 12-string el gt/6-string bass/banjo/percussion] + Dan Dugmore [pedal/lap steel], John Noreen [pedal/lap steel/12-string el gt], Garry Tallent [bass], Mike Porter [drums/percussion], Benmont Tench [piano/Hammond C3 organ]. Producer: Garry Tallent, Mike Porter, Mike Clute)
001 LONG ABOUT THAT TIME Rounder CD-9041
002 LITTLE BIT OF HEAVEN Rounder CD-9041
003 DRIVING AT NIGHT Rounder CD-9041
004 I WISH I WERE A COWBOY Rounder CD-9041
006 BIG LOVE Rounder CD-9041
008 CHANGE OF HEART Rounder CD-9041
010 IN WAY OVER MY HEAD Rounder CD-9041
011 PONY BOY Rounder CD-9041
012 IT'S A LIVING Rounder CD-9041
1997 Midtown Tone & Volume Studios, Nashville, TN/Moondog Music, 231 Osceola Ave. North, Nashville, TN
- The Delevantes (Bob Delevante [vcl/ac gt/harmonica/percussion], Mike Delevante [vcl/6- & 12-string el gt/6-string bass/banjo/percussion] + John Noreen [pedal/lap steel], Garry Tallent [bass/baritone gt], Mike Porter [drums/percussion], Benmont Tench [piano/Hammond B-3 organ]. Producer: Garry Talent)
013 SUITCASE OF LEATHER Capitol 8-56179-2
014 MY DADDY'S CADILLAC Capitol S7-19708/8-56179-2
015 THIS ENGINE RUNS ON FAITH Capitol 8-56179-2
016 I KNOW I PROMISED Capitol 8-56179-2
017 REMINDS ME OF YOU Capitol 8-56179-2
018 HEART SHAPED LOCKET Capitol 8-56179-2
019 I'M YOUR MAN Capitol S7-19708/8-56179-2
020 IF I WAS (I WOULD BE LOVE) Capitol 8-56179-2
021 HI-LO Capitol 8-56179-2
022 BLAME IT ON THE HORIZON LINE Capitol 8-56179-2
023 RIGHT ABOUT NOW Capitol 8-56179-2
024 JOHN WAYNE LIVES IN HOBOKEN Capitol 8-56179-2

Rounder CD-9041 Long About That Time: Long About That Time; Little Bit Of Heaven; Driving At Night; I Wish I Were A Cowboy; Pocketful Of Diamonds; Big Love; Blessing In Disguise; Change Of Heart; She Thinks He Hung The Moon; In Way Over My Head; Pony Boy; It's A Living – 21-03-95
Capitol 7243-8-56179-2 Postcards From Along The Way: Suitcase Of Leather; My Daddy's Cadillac; This Engine Runs On Faith; I Know I Promised; Reminds Me Of You; Heart Shaped Locket; I'm Your Man; If I Was (I Would Be Love); Hi-Lo; Blame It On The Horizon Line; Right About Now; John Wayne Lives In Hoboken – 15-07-97

Capitol (1996)
S7-19708 I'm Your Man / My Daddy's Cadillac - 97

Roy Bayum

By Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Jim Loessberg

July 1970 Mercury Custom Recording Studio, 1512 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Roy Bayum
001 2-47127  ARMS OF A SATISFIED WOMAN  unissued
002 2-47128  I HOPE I NEVER LOVE THAT MUCH AGAIN Mercury 73124
003 2-47129  FOLSOM, LOUISIANA  73124
1971 Nashvile, TN – Roy Bayum (Producer: Jimmy Key)
004 5088 THE ARMS OF SATISFIED WOMAN Rice 5038 5048
005 5089  CHANGING SCENE  5038
1971 Nashvile, TN – Roy Bayum (Producer: Jimmy Key)
006  5097? LINDA'S RED DRESS 5048 
007 5098 WE LOSE A LITTLE GROUND  5041
008 5099 ONE MORE HILL TO CLIMB 5041

Mercury (1970)
73124 I Hope I Never Love That Much Again / Folsom, Louisiana – 10-70
5038 Changing Scene / Arms Of Satisfied Woman - 72
5041 One More Hill To Climb / We Lose A Little Ground - 27-09-71
5048 The Arms Of A Satisfied Woman / Linda's Red Dress - 17-04-72


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.