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Monday, May 30, 2011

Cliff Bruner

*25-04-1915 Texas City, TX, +25-08-2000
2nd version
by Tony Russell (in Country Discography, 1921-1942), Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti, Steve Hathaway

5 February 1937 St. Anthony Hotel, Dallas, TX – Cliff Bruner's Texas Wanderers (Randall Raley [vcl-2/gt], Dickie McBride [vcl –3/gt], Leo Railey [vcl -2/el mandolin], Joe Thames [banjo], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Fred Calhoun [piano], Cliff Bruner [fiddle], band [vcl-4])
001 61636-A SO TIRED -3 Decca 5368/BCD-15932
002 61637-A MILK COW BLUES -1 5334/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
003 61638-A THE RIGHT KEY (BUT THE WRONG KEYHOLE) -2 5401 / BCD-15932
004 61639-A YOU GOT TO HI DE HI -1-4 5337/ BCD-15932
005 61640-A IN THE BLUE OF THE NIGHT -3 5401 BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
006 61641-A SHINE -3 5434/ BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
007 61642-A CAN'T NOBODY TRUCK LIKE ME -1 5337/ BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
008 61643-A BRINGIN' HOME THE BACON -3 5334/VIM 4016 TXR-2710 BCD-15932
009 61644-A UNDER THE SILVERY MOON -3 5360/VIM 4016 BCD-15932
010 61645-A CORRINE, CORRINA -1-3 5350/VIM 4016 BCD-15932
011 61646-A FOUR OR FIVE TIMES -1 5350/ BCD-15932
012 61647-A OH YOUR PRETTY WOMAN -1 5469 / BCD-15932
014 61649-A OLD FASHIONED LOVE -3 5469/VIM 4016 BCD-15932
8 December 1937 Adolphus Hotel, Dallas, TX – Cliff Bruner‘s Texas Wanderers (Cliff Bruner [fiddle/vcl -1], Randall Raley [vcl -5/gt], Dickie McBride [vcl –6/gt], Leo Railey [vcl -3/el mandolin], Dickie Jones [vcl-2/fiddle], Joe Thames [banjo/vcl -4], Ernest Evans [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Doc Warren [piano], band [vcl-7])
015 62966-A OH HOW I MISS YOU TONIGHT -6 5515 / BCD-15932
016 62967-A ONE SWEET LETTER FROM YOU –1 5529/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
017 62968-A DREAM TRAIN -3-6 5499/ BCD-15932
018 62969-A SUNBONNET SUE -6 5485/ BCD-15932
019 62970-A TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME -6 5582 / BCD-15932
020 62971-A BY A WINDOW AT THE END OF THE LANE -4 5515/ BCD-15932
021 62972-A GIRL OF MY DREAMS -3 5560/ BCD-15932
022 62973-A I SAW YOUR FACE IN THE MOON -2 5474/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
023 62974-A RED LIPS - KISS MY BLUES AWAY -3 5529/ BCD-15932
024 62975-A YOU CAN DEPEND ON ME -4 5543/ BCD-15932
025 62976-A SUGAR -5 5560/ BCD-15932
026 62977-A MY DADDY, MY MOTHER AND ME -?3-6 5485/ BCD-15932
027 62978-A TRUCKIN' ON DOWN -3-7 5582/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
028 62979-A RIVER, STAY AWAY FROM MY DOOR -6 5543/ BCD-15932
029 62980-A BABY WON'T YOU PLEASE COME HOME -6 5499/ BCD-15932
030 62981-A BEAUMONT RAG –instr.- 5474/VIM 4016 TXR-2710 BCD-15932
13 September 1938 Gunter Hotel, San Antonio, TX - Cliff Bruner’s Texas Wanderers (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Dickie McBride [vcl-3/gt], Leo Railey [mandolin], Joe Thames [banjo], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [piano/vcl-2])
031 64500-A ANNIE LAURIE -3 5647/ BCD-15932
032 64501-A BRING IT ON HOME TO GRANDMA –1 5619/ BCD-15932
033 64502-A EASE MY WORRIED MIND -1-2 5610/ BCD-15932
034 64503-A REMEMBER -3 5647/ BCD-15932
035 64504-A IT MAKES NO DIFFERENCE NOW –3 5604 46011/ BCD-15932
036 64505-A MY BONNIE LIES OVER THE OCEAN –1-2-3 5638/BCD-15932
037 64506-A OVER MOONLIT WATERS -3 5672/ BCD-15932
038 64507-A DRAGGIN‘ THE BOW - instr.-5610/ BCD-15932
14 September 1938 Gunter Hotel, San Antonio, TX - Cliff Bruner’s Texas Wanderers (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Dickie McBride [vcl-4/gt], Leo Railey [mandolin], Joe Thames [vcl-3/banjo], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
039 64508-A YEARNING JUST FOR YOU –1-4 5638/ BCD-15932
040 64509-A OLD JOE TURNER BLUES -2 5660 46096/ BCD-15932
043 64512-A SITTIN' ON THE MOON -3 5619/TXR-2710 BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
044 64513-A KANGAROO BLUES -2 5624 64001/ BCD-15932
045 64514-A I'LL KEEP ON LOVING YOU -2 5672 64001/TXR 2703 BCD-15932
046 64515-A I HATE TO LOSE YOU - 2 5604/ BCD-15932
26 August 1939 Rice Hotel, Houston, TX - Cliff Bruner and His Boys (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Dickie McBride [vcl-4/gt], Joe Thames [vcl-3/banjo], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
047 66300-A JESSIE - instr.- 5769 10464 46051/ BCD-15932
048 66301-A OVER THE HILL -1-2 5785/ BCD-15932
049 66302-A I'LL KEEP ON SMILING -2 5808/ BCD-15932
050 66303-A TRUCK DRIVER'S BLUES –1-2 5725/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
051 66304-A I'M TIRED OF YOU -2 5725/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
052 66305-A BECAUSE -2 5819/ BCD-15932
053 66306-A I'LL FORGIVE YOU (BUT I CAN‘T FORGET) -2 5808/VIM 4016 BCD-15932
054 66307-A I'M STILL IN LOVE WITH YOU -2 5819/ BCD-15932
1 September 1939 Rice Hotel, Houston, TX - Cliff Bruner and His Boys (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Dickie McBride [gt/ -x vcl], Joe Thames [banjo], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], J.R. Chatwell [fiddle], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
055 66349-A STARDUST – instr.- 5743/ BCD-15932
056 66350-A THE OTHER WAY -2 5753/ BCD-15932
057 66351-A PEGGY LOU –instr.- 5797/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
058 66352-A SINGIN' THE LOW DOWN BLUES DOWN LOW -2 5743 . BCD-15932
059 66353-A IT'S ALL OVER NOW (I WON˘T WORRY) -2 5785/ BCD-15932
060 66354-A TELL ME WHY LITTLE GIRL TELL ME WHY -2 5797/ BCD-15932
061 66355-A THE GIRL THAT YOU LOVED LONG AGO -2 5769/ BCD-15932
062 66356-A LITTLE WHITE LIES -2 5753/ BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
063 66357-A KELLY SWING – instr.- 5728/ BCD-15932
064 66358-A SAN ANTONIO ROSE –instr. - 5728 46051 /VIM 4016 BCD-15932
5 April 1940 Rice Hotel, Houston, TX – Cliff Bruner and His Boys (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/gt/fiddle], Bob Dunn [steel], Tex Conger or Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
065 C 92014-A TAKE ME BACK AGAIN –1-2 5836/ BCD-15932
066 C 92015-A YOU DON'T LOVE ME BUT I ALWAYS CARE –1-2 5849 / BCD-15932
067 C 92016 -A I'M HEADING FOR THAT RANCH IN THE SKY - instr.- 5836/ BCD-15932
068 C 92017-A OVER THE TRAIL -instr. – 5849/ BCD-15932
8 April 1940 Rice Hotel, Houston, TX – Cliff Bruner and His Boys (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Bob Dunn [steel], Tex Conger or Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
069 C 92052-A TEN PRETTY GIRLS -1 5824 46098/ BCD-15932
070 C 92053-A SORRY (I'LL SAY I'M SORRY) -2 5860/ BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
071 C 92054-A SPARKLING BLUE EYES -2 5824/ BCD-15932
072 C 92055-A NEW FALLING RAIN BLUES -2 5860/TXR-2710 BCD-15932
073 C 92056-A I'LL KEEP THINKING OF YOU -1 5871 46011/ BCD-15932
074 C 92057-A NEATH THE PURPLE ON HILLS -1 5871/ BCD-15932 [take-B] BCD-15932
28 April 1941 Biggs Studio, Dallas, TX – Cliff Bruner and His Boys (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/gt/fiddle], Oliver Underwood [gt], Bruce Pierce [vcl-3/banjo], Charles Mitchell [steel], prob. Herschel Woodall [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-2/piano])
075 C 93707-A DRAFT BOARD BLUES -3 5953/TXR 2710 BCD-15932
076 C 93708-A I'LL BE FAITFUL -1 6012/ BCD-15932
077 C 93709-A JESSE'S SISTER –instr.- 5974/ BCD-15932
078 C 93710-A LET ME SMILE MY LAST SMILE AT YOU -1 5961/ BCD-15932
079 C 93711-A TEQUILA RAG – instr.- 5953/TXR 2710 BCD-15932
080 C 93712-A RED RIVER ROSE -1 6012/ BCD-15932
081 C 93713-A MY TIME WILL COME SOMEDAY –1-2 5974 / BCD-15932
082 C 93714-A THE SUN HAS GONE DOWN ON OUR LOVE -1 5961/ BCD-15932
6 November 1944 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Cliff Bruner (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddlee], Moon Mullican [vcl-3/piano], Arthur James Buddy Duhon [vcl-2/gt], Harris Dodd [steel], Tex Conger [bass], Curly Deloche [drums], Lincoln Travis Link Davis [fiddle/tnr sax]. Producer: Dave Kapp)
083 72485/N-2797-A IF IT’S WRONG TO LOVE -1  Coral 64042 BCD-15932
084 72486/N-2798-A BORN TO BE BLUE -2 Decca 46044 Decca E-FM-750/ BCD-15932
085 72487/N-2799-A BABY WON’T YOU TELL ME WHAT YOU’RE DOING TO ME unissued/ BCD-15932
086 72488/N-2800-A SNOWFLAKES -2 Decca 46026/ BCD-15932
087 72489/N-2801-A THAT’S WHAT I LIKE ABOUT THE SOUTH -3 46026/Rambler LP-101 Rockafeller US-7003 ProperBox 6 [P-1124] Proper Pairs PVCD-106 BCD-15932
088 72490/N-2802-A YOU TOOK EVERYTHING -1 unissued/ BCD-15932
089 72491/N-2803-A MY PRETTY BLONDE -1 Decca 46033/ BCD-15932
090 72492/N-2804-A YOU ALWAYS HURT THE ONE YOU LOVE -3 Decca 46101/ BCD-15932
7 November 1944 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Cliff Bruner (Cliff Bruner [vcl-1/fiddle], Moon Mullican [vcl-3/piano], Arthur James Buddy Duhon [vcl-2/gt], Harris Dodd [steel], Tex Conger [bass], Curly Deloche [drums], Lincoln Travis Link Davis [fiddle/tnr sax]. Producer: Dave Kapp)
091 72493/N-2805-A DON’T MAKE ME BLUE -1 Decca 46101/Texas Rose TXR-2710 BCD-15932
092 72494/N-2806-AA MOTHER GAVE A SON -1-3 Bear Family BCD-15932
093 72495/N-2807-A I’LL TRY NOT TO CRY -2 Decca 46033 Coral 64042/Texas Rose TXR-2710 BCD-15932
094 72496/N-2808-A WON’T YOU MEND MY ACHING HEART -2 Decca 46044/Bear Family BCD-15932
095 N-2809 ROADSIDE RAG Decca World W-32A/Bear Family BCD-15932
096 N-2810 TOO WET TO PLOW Decca World W-30A/Bear Family BCD-15932 Fremeaux and Associes FA-160
097 N-2811 JESSIE Decca World W-30A/BCD-15932
All 15 1944 recordings (included the unissued ones) were ment to be released or special be released on World. After a period of circulation they would be released on Decca. Finally several were released on World.
5 May 1947 KTRM Studio, Beaumont, TX - Cliff Bruner and His Orchestra (Cliff Bruner [fiddle], Buddy Duhon [vcl-1] + unknown musicians)
098 828 LUCILLE FROM MOBILE -1 Mercury 6046/BCD-15932
099 829 FIRE WATER 6113 rejected, lost
100 830 YOU WERE ALL THE WORLD TO ME -1 6046/ BCD-15932
101 831 SOMEONE TO TELL MY TROUBLES TO – rejected, lost 6113
1 August 1949 ACA Studio, 612 Westheimer, Houston, Tx – Cliff Bruner and His Texas Wanderers (Cliff Bruner [vcl/fiddle], Link Davis [vcl*/fiddle], Dewe Lee Bell [gt], Bob Dunn [steel], John Wallace [bass], John Courville [drums], Cotton Ervin [clarinet])
102 ACA-1172 YOU TOOK ADVANTAGE OF A LONELY HEART Ayo unissued / BCD-15932
103 ACA-1173 HONEY WHAT YOU DOING TO ME unissued / BCD-15932
104 ACA-1174 SANTA FE WALTZ 102/Modern 20-697/ BCD-15932
105 ACA-1175 RIO GRANDE POLKA 102 20-697/ BCD-15932
106 ACA-1176 UNFAITHFUL ONE 103 20-698/ BCD-15932
107 ACA-1177 SAN ANTONIO BLUES -1 103 20-698/ BCD-15932
ca. November 1949 ACA Studio, 612 Westheimer, Houston, TX – Cliff Bruner and His Texas Wanderers
108 ACA-1254 OUT OF BUSINESS Ayo 107/ BCD-15932
109 ACA-1256 MR. POSTMAN Ayo 107/ BCD-15932
110 ACA-1257 OUCH Ayo 105/ BCD-15932
May 1950 ACA Studio, 5522 Washington Ave., Houston, TX – Cliff Bruner and Texas Wonderers
112 ACA-1639 DON'T FORGET THE ROSES unissued/lost
113 ACA-1640 NO ONE BUT YOU unissue/lost
114 ACA-1641 YOU BETTER DO BETTER BABY Ayo 112/ BCD-15932
115 ACA-1642 HARD LUCK BLUES Ayo 112/ BCD-15932
116 ACA-1643 SWEETEST LITTLE DANNY Ayo 109/ BCD-15932
117 ACA-1644 I WAS A GAMBLER IN TEXAS Ayo 109/ BCD-15932
118 ACA-1645 YOU'VE GOT TO GIVE ME WHAT'S MINE Ayo 113/ BCD-15932
119 ACA-1646 I'M DYING BY PIECES, DEAR Ayo 113/ BCD-15932
1971 poss. Crowley, LA – Cliff Bruner and Pee Wee Whitewing and The Others Brothers
120 LH-7209 WELCOME TO THE CLUB Preview 1008
121 LH-7210? FADED LOVE Preview 1008
Mid 1970s Modern Sound Studios, Crowley, LA – Cliff Bruner (+ Sleepy Tompkins, Bob Collins, Neal Hart, Lefty Mason, Doc Lewis, Sonny Stewart)
122 JESSE Showtime LP-5002
124 PLAYING OF MY HEART Showtime LP-5002
125 SALTY DOG RAG Showtime LP-5002
126 LIEBESTRAUM Showtime LP-5002
127 JAZZTIME Showtime LP-5002
128 DON'T BE UNKIND Showtime LP-5002
129 TRUCK DRIVER BLUES Showtime LP-5002
130 CB WALTZ Showtime LP-5002
ca 1980 Dusty Dickerson Recording Studio, Houston, TX – Cliff Bruner (Producer: Cliff Bruner)
132 JESSE POLKA Delta DLP-1137
133 MAIDEN‘S PRAYER Delta DLP-1137
134 CRAFTON BLUES Delta DLP-1137
138 BLACK and BLUE Delta DLP-1137
139 FADED LOVE Delta DLP-1137
140 JOLE BLON Delta DLP-1137
142 DRAGGIN' THE BOW Delta DLP-1137
143 SWEET PRAISES Delta DLP-1137

Showtime LP 5002 Watch Out For Cliff: Jesse; Make No Difference Now; Playing Of My Heart; Salty Dog Rag; Liebestraum; Jazztime; Don't Be Unkind; Truck Driver Blues; CB Waltz; I'm Sitting At The Top Of The World – 75?
MCA [JAP] VIM-4016 Cliff Bruner/The Rice Brothers Gang: [Cliff Bruner:] Bringin' Home The Bacon; Corrine Corrina; Under The Silvery Moon; Old Fashioned Love; Beaumont Rag; San Antonio Rose; I'll Forgive You; [Rice Brothers Gang:] King Cotton Stomp; Sugar Blues; On The Sunny Side Of The Street;  When I'm Walking With My Sweetness; Alabama Jubilee; You Are My Sunshine; Is It True What They Say About Dixie? - 76
Delta DLP-1137 Then and Now: Jesse Polka; Maidens Prayer; Crafton Blues; Goodnight Waltz; Cotton-Eyed Disco; September Song; Black and Blue; Faded Love; Jole Blon; Blessed Assurance; Draggin' The Bow; Sweet Praises - 81
Texas Rose TXR-2710 Cliff Bruner's Texas Wanderers, 1937-44: I Saw Face In The End Of The Lane; Truck Driver's Blues; I'll Keep On Loving You; Tequila Rag; Bringin' Home The Bacon; Don't Make Me Blue; I'm Tired Of You; Draft Board Blues; One Sweet Letter From You; New Falling Rain Blues; Beaumont Rag; I'll Try Not To Cry; Sittin' On The Moon; Truckin' On Down; Milk Cow Blues; Peggy Lou - 83
Bear Family [GER] BCD-15932 Cliff Bruner and His Texas Wanderers: So Tired; Milk Cow Blues; Right Key; You Got to Hi de Hi; Shine; Can't Nobody Truck Like Me; Bringin' Home the Bacon; Under the Silvery Moon; Corrine, Corrina; Four or Five Times; In the Blue of the Night; Oh Your Pretty Woman; I Ain't Gonna Give Anybody None O'This Jelly; Old Fashioned Love; Oh How I Miss You Tonight; One Sweet Letter From You; Dream Train; Sunbonnet Sue; To-Night You Belong to Me; By a Window at the End of the Lane; Girl of My Dreams; I Saw Your Face in the Moon; Red Lips; Kiss My Blues Away; You Can Depend on Me; In the Blue of the Night (Alt.); Shine (Alt.); Can't Nobody Truck Like Me (Alt.); Sugar; My Daddy, My Mother and Me; Truckin' on Down; River, Stay Way From My Door; Baby Won't You Please Come Home; Beaumont Rag; Annie Laurie; Bring It on Home to Grandma; Ease My Wearied Mine; Remember; It Makes No Difference Now; My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean; Over Moonlit Waters; Draggin' the Bow; Yearning Just For You; Old Joe Turner Blues; When You're Smiling; Sister Kate; Sittin' on the Moon; Sittin' on the Moon; Kangaroo Blues; I'll Keep on Loving You; I Hate to Lose You; Jessie; Over the Hill; I'll Keep on Smiling; Truck Driver's Blues; I'm Tired of You; Because; I'll Forgive You; I'm Still in Love With You; Stardust; Other Way; Peggy Lou; Singin' the Low Down Blues Down Low; It's All Over Now; Tell Me Why Little Girl Tell Me Why; Girl That You Loved Long Ago; Little White Lies; Little White Lies; Kelly Swing; San Antonio Rose; Take Me Back Again; You Don't Love Me But I'll Always Care; I'm Headin' For That Ranch in the Sky; Over the Trail; Ten Pretty Girls; Sorry; Sorry (Alt.); Sparkling Blue Eyes; New Falling Rain Blues; New Falling Rain Blues (Alt.);I'll Keep Thinking of You; Neath the Purple on the Hills; Neath the Purple on the Hills; Draft Board Blues; I'll Be Faithful; Jesse's Sister; Let Me Smile My Last Smile at You; Tequila Rag; Red River Rose; My Time Will Come Someday; Sun Has Gone Down on Our Love; If It's Wrong to Love You; Born to Be Blue; What Are You Doing to Me; Snowflakes; That's What I Like About the South; You Took Everything; My Pretty Blonde; You Always Hurt the One You Love; Don't Make Me Blue; Mother Gave a Son; I'll Try Not to Cry; Won't You Mend My Aching Heart; Roadhouse Rag; Too Wet to Plow; Jessie; Lucille From Mobile; You Were All the World to Me; You Took Advantage of a Lonely Heart; Baby What You Doing to Me; Santa Fe Waltz; Rio Grande Polka; Unfaithful One; San Antonio Blues; Out of Business; Mr. Postman; Ouch; You Took Advantange of a Lonely Heart; You Better Do Better Baby; Hard Luck Blues; Sweetest Little Danny; I Was a Gambler in Texas; You've Got to Give Me What's Mine; I'm Dying by Pieces Dear– 18-03-97 (complete 1937-50 Decca, Mercury, Ayo)

Decca (1937-44)
5334 Milk Cow Blues / Bringin' Home The Bacon - 02-37
5337 Can't Nobody Truck Like You / You Get To Hi De Hi - 03-37
5350 Four Or Five Times / Corrinne, Corrina - 04-37
5368 So Tired / Under The Silvery Moon - 05-37
5401 Blue Of The Night / The Right Key But The Wrong Keyhole - 07-37
5434 Ain't Gonna Give None Of My Jelly Roll / Shine - 09-37
5469 Oh You Pretty Woman / Old Fashioned Love - 12-37
5474 I Saw Your Face In Moon / Beaumont Rag - 01-38
5485 Sunbonnet Sue / My Daddy My Mother And Me - 02-38
5499 Baby Wont You Please Come / Dream Train - 03-38
5515 Oh How I Miss You Tonight / By A Window At End Of Lane - 04-38
5529 Red Lips Kiss My Blues / One Sweet Letter - 05-38
5543 You Can Depend On Me / River Stay Away From My Door - 06-38
5560 Sugar / Girl Of My Dreams - 07-38
5582 Tonight You Belong To Me / Trucking On Down - 09-38
5604 It Makes No Difference / I Hate To Lose You - 10-38
5610 Ease My Wearied Mind / Dragging The Bow - 10-38
5619 Bring It Home To Grandma / Sitting On The Moon - 11-38
5624 Sister Kate / Kangaroo Blues - 11-38
5638 Yearning Just For You / My Bonnie Lies Over Ocean - 12-38
5647 Annie Laurie / Remember - 01-39
5660 When You're Smiling / Old Joe Turner Blues - 02-39
5664 I Wonder If You Feel / Jojo - 03-39
5672 Over Moonlit Waters / I'll Keep Loving You - 04-39
5681 I Wish I'd Never Learned To Love / Wonder Stomp - 04-39
5691 Meet Me In Loveland / Rosetta - 05-39
5704 I'll Never Let You Cry / Little House On The Hill - 07-39
5712 I'll Always Be Your Buddy / Waiting At The End Of The Road - 08-39
5719 I Still Care For You / Is This A Dream? - 09-39
5725 I'm Tired Of You / Truck Driver Blues - 10-39
5728 Kelly Swing / San Antonio Rose - 10-39
5730 When It's Your Time Of Day / Those Things I Can't Forget - 10-39 The Texas Wanderes
5740 Rubber Dolly / Black Sea Blues - 11-39 The Texas Wanderers
5743 Singing The Lowdown Blues / Star Dust - 11-39
5753 Little White Lies / The Other Way - 11-39
5756 I Hope I'll Never Fall In Love / Smile And Drive The Blues Away - 11-39 The Texas Wanderers
5769 The Girl You Loved Long Ago / Jessie - 12-39
5775 Deep Elm Swing / You Gotta Know How To Truck - 12-39 The Texas Wanderers
5782 Lies / We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye - 12-39 The Texas Wanderers
5785 Over The Hill / It's All Over Now - 12-39
5797 Peggy Lou / Tell Me Why, Little Girl - 01-40
5800 Moonlight On The Prairie / Where The Morning Glories Grow - 02-40 The Texas Wanderers
5808 On Smiling / I'll Forgive You - 02-40
5812 Cry Baby, Cry / How Could You Have Left Me - 03-40 The Texas Wanderers
5818 Give Me The Old Fashioned Days / I Remember - 04-40 The Texas Wanderers
5819 Because / I'm Still In Love With You - 04-40
5824 Sparkling Blue Eyes / Ten Pretty Girls - 04-40
5831 Pipe Liner Blues / Racking It Back - 05-40 The Texas Wanderers
5836 Take Me Back Again / I'm Heading For That Ranch In The Sky - 05-40
5843 When You're Gone / My Dixieland Girl - 06-40 The Texas Wanderers
5849 You Don't Love Me But I'll Always Care / Over The Trail - 06-40
5856 Dixieland I Hear You Calling / Sundown Blues (Tin Roof Blues) - 07-40 The Texas Wanderers
5860 New Falling Rain Blues / Sorry - 07-40
5871 I Keep Thinking Of You / 'Neath The Purple On Hills - 08-40
5872 San Antonio Polka / I Wonder If True Love Will - 08-40 The Texas Wanderers
5884 (The Texas Wanderers:) The Night Was Filled With Music / (The Burns Brothers:) Old Fashioned Locket - 10-40
5953 Draft Board Blues / Tequilla Rag - 05-41
5961 The Sun Has Gone Down / Let Me Smile My Last Smile At You - 06-41
5974 Jessie's Sister / My Time Will Come Someday - 08-41
6012 Red River Rose / I'll Be Faithful - 01-42
46011 I'll Keep Thinking Of You / It Makes No Difference Now - 10-46
46026 That's What I Like About The South / Snowflakes - 12-46
46033 I'll Try Not To Cry / My Pretty Blonde – ca. 03-47
46044 Won't You Mend My Aching Heart / Born To Be Blue - 06-47
46051 Jessie / San Antonio Rose – ca 06-47
46096  Old Joe Turner Blues / When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiled With You) – ca 11-47 
46098 Sparkling Blue Eyes / Ten Pretty Girls – 11-47 (reissue of 5824)
46101 Don't Make Me Blue / You Always Hurt The One You Love – 12-47
64001 I'll Keep On Loving You / Kangaroo Blues - 49 (released on Coral)
9-64042 If It's Wrong To Love You / I'll Try Not To Cry – ca. 05-50 (reissue, released on Coral)
Mercury (1947)
6046 Lucille From Mobile / You Were All The World To Me – ca. 08-47
6113 Someone To Tell My Troubles To / Fire Water – planned but unissued (07-48)
Ayo (1949-50)
102 Santa Fe Waltz / Rio Grande Polka – 49 (reissued on Modern 20-697)
103 Unfaithful One (vcl Cliff Bruner) / San Antonio Blues (vcl Link Davis) – 49 (reissued on Modern 20-698)
105 Ouch / You Took Adbantage Of A Lonely Heart – 49 vcl Rusty McDonald
107 Out Of Business / Mr. Postman - 50
109 Sweetest Little Danny / Was A Gambler In Texas – ca. 06-50
112 You Better Do Better Baby / Hard Luck Blues - 50
113 You’ve Got To Give Me What’s Mine / I’m Dying By Pieces Dear - 50
Prewiew (1971)
1008 Welcome to the Club / Faded Love – 71 with Pee Wee Whitewing and the Others Brothers
Note: Decca 46043 listed in some discographies is by Delmore Brothers

Linda Brannon

1941 Harrison, AR
By Praguefrank with help of RCS site
ca March 1957 poss. Shreveport, LA – Linda Brannon
001 MS-112/H8OW-2039 DON'T BOTHER ME RAM 6741
002 MS-113 unknown title
003 MS-114/H8OW-2113 WOE IS ME RAM 6741
Mid 1957 poss. Shreveport, LA – Linda Brannon
004 MS-117/H8OW-2195 I WANNA BE THERE 8771
006 MS-119 ANY WAY YOU DO 9-12127
007 MS-120 BABY I CAN'T LET YOU GO 9-12127
ca early 1958 poss. Shreveport, LA – Linda Brannon
008 MS-123/J8OW-1075 I'M LEAVIN' RAM 11829
Summer 1958 poss. Shreveport, LA – Linda Brannon
010 MS-129/J9OW-7213 JUST ANOTHER LIE 1478 Chess 1720
011 MS-130/J9OW-7214 WHEREVER YOU ARE 1478 Chess 1720
January 1961 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashvile, TN – Linda Brannon
012 YW-20304/PS-527 HE’S MINE unissued
013 YW-20305/PS-528 I JUST BEING WITH YOU unissued

January 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashvile, TN – Linda Brannon (orchestra dir. by  Jerry Kennedy + Merry Melody Singers)
014 YW 23329/PS 1210 HONEST I DO unissued
015 YW-23330/PS 1211 DEEP INSIDE ME Philips 40016
016 YW-23331/PS 1212 WHAT ELSE COULD I DO BUT CRY  Philips 40016
017 YW-23332/PS 1213 JUST AMOTHER LIE unissued
Mid 1963 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashvile, TN – Linda Brannon
018 FUNNY FACE Epic 5-9612
019 WILL IT LAST 5-9612
021 DON'T SEPARATE US 5-9640
ca March 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashvile, TN – Linda Brannon
022 TEEN AGE PRAYER  5-9675

Royal Audio Music, Inc. (RAM) (1957-58)
6741 Don't Bother Me / Woe Is Me – 04-57 (rev. Apr. 29)
8771 I Wanna Be There / I'll Be Lonesome When You're Gone – 07-57 (rev. July 29)
9-12127 Any Way You Do / Baby I Can't Let You Go – 57 (rev. Aug. 3, 1958)
11829/MS-123 I'm Leavin' / (To My Sorrow) I Keep On Lovin' You – 03-58
1478 Just Another Lie / Wherever You Are – 08-58 (also on Chess 1720)
Philips (161-62)
40016 Deep Inside Me / What Else Could I Do But Cry - 62
Epic (1963-640
5-9612 Funny Face / Will It Last – 07-63
5-9640 Don't Cross Over (To My Side of the Street) / Don't Separate Us – 11-63
5-9675 Teen Age Prayer / Everybody Wants To Be Wanted – 04-64

Pappy "Gube" Beaver

Parlon Kenneth Beaver, *07-03-1919 Newport, TN
by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

21 December 1944 [no 112] Hollywood, CA - Pappy "Gube" Beaver
001 361 AS LONG AS I LIVE Capitol 40035/CCD-332
002 362 I'M DYING A SINNER'S DEATH 40010/CCD-332
004 364 AUTOMOBILE BLUES 284/CCD-332
14 February 1947 [no 535] Hollywood, CA - Pappy "Gube" Beaver
005 1646 SOMEBODY SAID 40035/CCD-332
007 1648 CRUEL HEARTED GIRL 392/CCD-332

Cattle Compact [GER] CCD-332 The Golden Age Of Country Music 1939 – 1956:[Johnny Barfield:] Everybody's Tryin' To Be My Baby; It Ain't No Good; My Poodle Doodle Dog; Long Tongue Woman; Ain't I Right; That Little Shirt My Mother Made For Me; Pretty Little Naponee; Berry Pickin' Time; Numbers Blues; It's All Over Now, I'm Glad We're Through; Please Pull Down Your Curtain; I Can't Help It, I Still Love You; [Pappy "Gube" Beaver:] As Long As I Live; I'm Dying A Sinner's Death; You Can Be A Millionaire With Me; Automobile Of Life; Somebody Said; The Straight And Narrow Way; Cruel Hearted Girl; The Great Judgment Day; [Texas Ruby:] Have I Waited Too Long To Regret; [Eddy Akridge:] Handcuff Our Hearts; The Higher You Fly The Harder You Fall; What Can I Do; Consolation Prize – 0-


Capitol (1944-47)
284 The Automobile Of Life / You Can Be A Millionaire With Me – 08-46 (rev. Aug. 17)
392 Cruel Hearted Girl / The Great Judgement Day – 03-47 (rev. Apr. 5)
40010 I'm Dying A Sinner's Death / The Straight And Narrow Way - 06-47 (rev. June 28)
A 40035 As Long As I Live / Somebody Said – 08-47 (rev. Aug. 23)


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.