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Friday, November 30, 2012

Jack Bradshaw (Dick Grant)

                                                                 SESSION DISCOGRAPHY updates in blue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
JACK BRADSHAW and Tennessee Trio-1                   
JACK BRADSHAW-2                                 Radio Station WWCA                               Gary, Ind:                                                                               1954                                                 
Jack Bradshaw (vcl/rhy gtr); Harold “Pappy” Walters (el ld gtr); Bernard “Bernie” Scott (stl gtr); Marty Winkfein (stg bs).                                                            
                                                                                                                              Producer: Harry Glenn                                                                     
3s-72(a)              DON'T TEASE ME                                                        -1-2              Mar-Vel MV-750A, Blue Ribbon 3S-72                                                                         
                         (Jack Bradshaw) (Hits of Tomorrow BMI)                                            Cowboy Carl CCLP-106, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-750B            DON'T CAUSE ME TO HATE YOU         -1-2                    Mar-Vel  MV-750B, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109                                                          
                         (Jack Bradshaw) (Hits of Tomorrow BMI)                                            Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-751A/           MY HEART, MY HEART                                             -1-2                 Mar-Vel MV-751-A, Cowboy Carl CCLP-106
221                    (Jack Bradshaw-Earl Glenn and Harry Glenn)                    Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272
                         (Hits of Tomorrow Publ.)
MV-751B            SEARCHING                                                            -1-2                 Mar-Vel MV-751-B, Jack Bradshaw JB-10
                         (Jack Bradshaw-Earl Glewnn and Harry Glenn)              4 Star ED-137, Cowboy Carl CCLP-106
                         (Hits of Tomorrow Publ.)                                                Cowboy Carl CCLP-109,                     BCD-17272                                               
NB(1): MAR-VEL MV-750 released Monday 28th June 1954.      
NB(2): MAR-VEL MV-750 reviewed Billboard C&W Saturday 10th July 1954.
NB(3): MAR-VEL MV-750A leased to 4 STAR Records who then leased the track to BLUE RIBBON.
NB(4): Publishing details not shown on Mar-Vel MV-750 A/B.
NB(5): BMI clearance - Monday 5th July 1954.             
NB(6): BLUE RIBBON 3S-72 released ca. July 1954.
NB(7): MAR-VEL MV-751 released Monday 4th July 1955.
NB(8): MAR-VEL MV-751 reviewed Billboard C&W Saturday 16th July 1955.
NB(9): Matrix MV-751B leased to 4 STAR Records.
NB(10): 4 STAR ED-137 “VARIOUS ARTISTS” released ca. November 1955.
NB(11): JACK BRADSHAW JB-10 released ca. November 1955.
JACK BRADSHAW                                         
                         Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue, South                      Nashville,Tn:                       Thursday 4th August 1955            
(vcl/rhy gtr); prob Grady Martin (ld gtr); Bob Moore (stg bs); Unk (stl gtr); Unk (stl gtr); Unk (fdl); Unk (fdl-1).                                                                                                                                                                                                          Producer: Owen Bradley                        
88473/                MY HEART, MY HEART                                               Mar-Vel(Uniss), Decca 29654, Decca 9-29654                                                                                
JB-3-A/               (J.Bradshaw-E.Glenn-H.Glenn) (4 Star Sales BMI)             Jack Bradshaw JB-3-A, Jack Bradshaw JB-10
3s-65-b/              (Jack Bradshaw-Harry Gllenn-Earl Glenn)                         Blue Ribbon 3S-65, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
NA-9169             (Four Star Sales BMI)                                                                       Charly CR-30251, Cactus DECCD-3
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                  
88474/                FLIRTING WITH YOU                                                    -1               Mar-Vel (Uniss), Decca 29654, Decca 9-29654                                   
JB-3-B/               (J.Bradshaw-H.Glenn) (4 Star Sales BMI)                                            Jack Bradshaw JB-3-B, Jack Bradshaw JB-10
NA-9170             (Jack Bradshaw-Harry Glenn) (Four Star Sales BMI)          Charly CR-30251, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                                                                                                                              Cactus OFF-CD-5053, Cactus DECCD-1
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                                           
88475/                WHAT'S THE MATTER WITH MY HEART                         -1                Mar-Vel (Uniss), Jack Bradshaw JB-10                                              
NA-9171             (Jack Bradshaw-Earl Glenn-Harry Glenn)             4 Star ED-137, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                                           
88476/                KATHY                                                                                           Mar-Vel (Uniss), Decca (Uniss)                                                  
NA-9172             (Jack Bradshaw-Harry Glenn)               
NB(1): MAR-VEL Masters leased to 4 STAR Records who in turn leased them to DECCA Records.                                                                                                                                                                  
NB(2): JACK BRADSHAW signed a 5 year recording contract with either Bill McCall of 4 STAR or DECCA Records                                              which
was never honoured.
NB(3): The timings on DECCA 9-29654 are shown in brackets above.
NB(4): JACK BRADSHAW JB-3 released Monday 5th September 1955.
NB(5): BLUE RIBBON 3S-65 released Monday 5th September 1955.      
NB(6): DECCA 29654/9-29654 released Monday 5th September 1955.
NB(7): DECCA 29654/9-29654 reviewed Billboard C&W Saturday 17th September 1955.
NB(8): CHARLY CR-30251 “HILLBILLY HOP” released United Kingdom 1986.
NB(9): CACTUS OFF-CD-5053 “DECCA HILLBILLY, Vol.3.” released 2002.
NB(10): CACTUS DECCD-1 “DECCA HILLBILLY, Vol.1.” released 2009.

JACK BRADSHAW                                                                                                  Gary, Ind:                                                                               1955
(vcl/gtr) only.

                         TWO HEARTS                                                                                 Mar-Vel (Demo/Uniss), Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                         (Jack Bradshaw-Unknown)                                                                Bear Family BCD-17272
                         TWO ROCKA FOUR                                                                        Mar-Vel (Demo/Uniss),                       CCLP-109
                         (Jack Bradshaw)                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272
                         UNFINISHED LOVE AFFAIR                                                            Mar-Vel (Demo/Uniss),                       CCLP-109
                         (Jack Bradshaw-Harry Glenn)                                                            Bear Family BCD-17272

NB(1): The above recording session may have taken place in Nashville.
NB(2): SAMMY MASTERS did not help co-write “TWO ROCKA FOUR”.

JACK BRADSHAW and the Morgan Sisters-1                                       
JACK BRADSHAW-2                   
                         Universal Studio, 111 East Ontario Street                     Chicago, Ill: Early 1958                                                 
(vcl/rhy gtr); Deloris Morgan (hmny vcl); Nancy Morgan (hmny vcl) or Mary Morgan (hmny vcl); Pappy Walters (ld gtr); Bernie Scott (stl gtr); Marty Winkfein (hmny vcl/bs fdl); Unk (dms); Ev Huddleston ().
                                                                                                                              Producer: Harry Glenn                                                                     
MV-752A            NAUGHTY GIRLS                                                         -1                Mar-Vel MV-752-A,  Cowboy Carl CCLP-100                                      
                         (Shirley Hough-Earl Glenn) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI) Rockhouse RHLP-8402, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-752B            IT JUST AIN’T RIGHT                                                   -1                Mar-Vel MV-752-B, Cowboy Carl CCLP-106
                         (Shirley Hough-Deloris Morgan) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                 Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-753A            JO-JO                                                                         -2                Mar-Vel MV-753A, Starlite ST LP-15 (GRK-605)
                         (Hough-Glenn) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                     Cowboy Carl CCLP-104, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-753B            MAN ARE WEAK (Sic)                                                  -2                Mar-Vel MV-753B, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                         (Hough-Glenn) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                     Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                                     
NB(1): MAR-VEL MV-752 released Monday 19th May 1958.
NB(2): MAR-VEL MV-752 reviewed Billboard C&W Monday 2nd June 1958.
NB(3): MAR-VEL MV-753 released Wednesday 22nd October 1958.
NB(4): MAR-VEL MV-753 reviewed Billboard C&W Monday 3rd November 1958.
NB(5): ROCKHOUSE RHLP-8402 “JUMP BABY JUMP” released Holland 1984.
NB(6): On COWBOY CARL CCLP-104 Matrix No. MV-753A is shown as timing of 1:46.
JACK BRADSHAW                       poss Radio Station WWCA                                   Gary, Ind: Various Dates 1958-1960                        
(vcl/rhy gtr); Unk (stl gtr-1) only; Unk (hmny vcl-2); Unk (ld gtr); Unk (stl gtr); Marty Winkfein (stg bs).
                                                                                                                              Producer: Harry Glenn

MV-GL-754A       WELCOME HEART                                                                          Glenn GL-MV-754A, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                         (Joyce Glenn-Shirley Hough) (Hits Of Tomorrow Publ. BMI)                   Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                  
MV-GL-754B       NO NO                                                                                           Glenn GL-MV-754B, Starlite ST LP-15 (GRK-605)                                
                         (Joyce Glenn- Shirley Hough) (Hits Of Tomorrow Publ. BMI)                  Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272                                                        
MV-GL-755-G  YOU HURT ME                                                                -1                 Glenn 755, Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                         (Jack Bradshaw) (Hits Of Tomorrow BMI)                        Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-GL-755-M      I GOT WHAT YOU NEED                                                                 Glenn 755, Cowboy Carl CCLP-106
                         (Jack Bradshaw) (Hits Of Tomorrow BMI)                        Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-GL-756A       SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL                                                            Mar-Vel MV-GL-756, Cowboy Carl CCLP-101
                         (Harry Glenn-Jack Bradshaw) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                   Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272
MV-GL-756B       OUT OF THE PICTURE                                                                    Mar-Vel MV-GL-756, Cowboy Carl CCL-101
                         (Harry Glenn-Jack Bradshaw)  (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                  Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Rykodisc RCD-20126
                                                                                                                              Bear Family BCD-17272
                         OH, CARELESS ME                                                     -2                Mar-Vel (Uniss), Cowboy Carl CCLP-100
                         (Bradshaw-Glenn) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)    Cowboy Carl CCLP-109, Bear Family BCD-17272
                         LET’S BABY                                                                                    Mar-Vel (Uniss), Cowboy Carl CCLP-109
                         (Jack Bradshaw) (Hits of Tomorrow Pub. BMI)                  Bear Family BCD-17272                                                                                                              
NB(1): GLENN GL-MV-754 released Monday 7th September 1959.
NB(2): GLENN GL-MV-754 reviewed Billboard C&W Monday 14th September 1959.
NB(3): GLENN GL-MV-754 reviewed Cashbox C&W Saturday 19th September 1959.
NB(4): GLENN 755 released 1959.
NB(5): STARLITE ST LP-15 (GRK-605) “MUSIC COUNTRY STYLE U S A” released United Kingdom 1962.
NB(6): STARLITE ST LP-15 (GRK-605) is a SHELDON custom pressing.                                                                                                                                                                                                          
NB(8): COWBOY CARL CCLP-106 “MAR-VEL MASTERS, Vol.4.” released 1981.

NOTE: JACK BRADSHAW also recorded SECULAR & GOSPEL recordings after leaving MAR-VEL.                                                                               

DISCOGRAPHY compiled by DICK GRANT & ALAN TURNER with acknowledgements to Carl Schneider (Cowboy Carl
Records), Adam Komorowski, Derek Glenister & Richard Weize.         


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.