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Thursday, August 4, 2011

Carl Boling

By Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Praguefrank

1 February 1939 Andrew Jackson Hotel, Rock Hill, SC- Carl Boling & His Four Aces (Carl Boling [vcl-1/gt/banjo/harmonica], Ralph Miller [vcl-2/mandolin], Ed Stewart [vcl-3/gt], Robert Knight [vcl-4/gt], Ernest Boling [vcl-5])
001 BS-031928-1 WHY DID YOU LEAVE ME-1-3 Bluebird B-8209
002 BS-031929-1 WOMEN OF TODAY -2-4 B-8193
003 BS-031930-1 OLD VIRGINIA MOON -3-4 B-8224
004 BS-031931-1 BACK TO CAROLIN‘ -3-4 B-8224
005 BS-031932-1 HILLS OF CAROLIN‘ -2-3 B-8240
006 BS-031933-1 BIG FAT GAL OF MINE -3 B-8209
007 BS-031934-1 SWEETHEART OF THE SMOKIES -7 B-8193
008 BS-031935-1 HOME ON THE PLAINS -9 B-8240
009 BS-031936-1 STRUTTIN‘THE NECK B-8061
010 BS-031937-1 ROLLING RAG B-8061
7 February 1940 Kimball House, Atlanta, GA - Carl Boling & His Four Aces (Carl Boling [gt/banjo], Robert Knight [vcl-1/gt], Lawrence Boling [vcl-2/gt], Ernest Boling [vcl-3], Jimmy McAbee [bass])
011 BS-047577-1 I‘M A TOUGH SHOOTING HOMBRE FROM TEXAS -2 B-8448 Montgomery Ward M-8672
012 BS-047578-1 CHINA BOY B-8448 M-8672
013 BS-047579-1 TWILIGHT ON THE PRAIRIE -3 B-8541 M-8673
014 BS-047580-1 YOU CANT TAME WILD WOMEN -2-3 B- 8493 M-8674
015 BS-047581-1 BLUE SKIES ARE GRAY SKIES -2 B-8598 M-8674
016 BS-047582-1 MY SWEETHEART‘S LETTER -2-3 B-8390 M-8671
017 BS-047583-1 PLEASE DON‘T SAY WE‘RE THROUGH B-8598 M-8673
018 BS-047584-1 I NEED A SWEETHEART -3 B-8390 M-8671
019 BS-047585-1 GUITAR BLUES B-8541 M-8675
020 BS-047586-1 GONNA QUIT MY ROWDY WAYS -1-2 B-8493 M-8675
021 BS-047587-1 THAT OLD ROCKING CHAIR -3 B-8638 M-8676
022 BS-047588-1 FORGET ME AND BE HAPPY -2 B-8638 M-8676

B-8061 Struttin‘ The Neck / Rolling Rag – 03-39
B-8193 Women Of Today / Sweetheart Of The Smokies – 06-39
B-8209 Why Did You Leave Me / Big Fat Gal Of Mine – 07-39
B-8224 Old Virginia Moon / Back To Carolin‘ – 08-39
B-8240 Hills Of Carolin‘ / Home On The Plains – 09-39
B-8390 I Need A Sweetheart / My Sweetheart‘S Letter - 02-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8671)
B-8448 I‘M A Tough Shooting Hombre From Texas / China Boy – 05-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8672)
B-8493 You Can‘t Tame Wild Women / Gonna Quit My Rowdy Ways – 07-40
B-8541 Guitar Blues / Twilight On The Prairie - 09-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8675)
B-8598 Blue Skies Are Gray Skies / Please Don’t Say We‘re Through – 12-40
B-8638 That Old Rocking Chair / Forget Me And Be Happy – 41 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8676)
Montgomery Ward (reissues)
M-8673 Please Don’t Say We‘re Through / Twilight On The Prairi
M-8674 You Can’t Tame Wild Women / Blue Skies Are Gray Skies


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.