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Saturday, March 17, 2012

Kenny Loran

By Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

ca. April 1958 poss. Gold Star Recording Studios, 6252 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood, CA -  Kenny Loran and The Laurels
001 220  LONELY BOY  Challenge 59010
002 221  CHANGE OF LOVE  59010
1959 Hollywood, CA – Kenny Loran & The Cordairs
003 K7OW-5615  MY GIRL DOESN'T CARE  Dawn 45-1114/Buffalo Bop CD-55008
004 K7OW-5616  BRENDA Dawn 45-1114
13 May 1959 [no 7750] Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine St., Hollywood,  CA – Kenny Loran
005 31658  STOP ME Capitol  F4230
006 31659  I CHICKENED OUT  F4230/BCD 15624
007 31660-14  MAGIC STAR  F4276/BCD 16678
008 31661-8  MAMA'S LITTLE BABY LOVES ROCK 'N' ROLL F4276/BCD 16678

5 October 1959 [no 7963, 13:00-17:30] Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine St., Hollywood,  CA – Kenny Loran (Roy Lanham [gt], Scotty Turner [gt], Leon Bagwell/Morty Corb [bass], Hal Blaine [drums], Dudley Brooks [piano])
009 32446-12  SUGAR 'N A KISS  unissued/BCD 16608
010 32447-7  ONE MORE RECORD PLEASE   unissued/BCD 16608
011 32448  TOP MAN  4305
012 32449  LOOK WHO'S LONELY 4305

Challenge (1958)
59010 Change Of Love  / Lonely Boy – 06-58 (1)
Dawn (1959)
45-1114 Brenda / My Girl Doesn't Care  – 06-59
Capitol (1959)
F4230 I Chickened Out / Stop Me – 06-59
F4276 Mama's Little Baby / Magic Star – 09-59
4305 Top Man / Look Who's Lonely – 11-59

Steve Kolander

By Praguefrank

1994 Nashville, TN – Steve Kolander (Producer: Joe Thomas)
001 CAN'T UNDO WHAT'S BEEN DONE  River North 51416-1098-2
002 LISTEN TO YOUR WOMAN  River North 4514/51416-1098-2  [remix] 4514
003 NIGHT AFTER NIGHT  River North 51416-1098-2
004 SHE'S SO BAD  River North 51416-1098-2
005 TAKEN FOR GRANTED  River North 51416-1098-2
006 BLACK DRESSES  River North 3002/51416-1098-2 [remix] 3002
007 DROWNING MAN  River North 51416-1098-2
008 SCOOT OVER MOVE CLOSER  River North 51416-1098-2
009 CAN'T TAME YOUR LOVE  River North 51416-1098-2
010 MARIA  River North 51416-1098-2
011 MAYBE  River North 51416-1098-2
1996 Javelina Recording Studio, Nashville, TN – Steve Kolander (Steve Kolander [vcl], Danny Parks [ac gt], Biff Watson [ac gt],  Reggie Young [el gt], Pat Buchanan [el gt], Danny Torroll [el gt/12 str gt],  Paul Franklin/Buddy Emmons [steel], Mike Chapman [bass], Larry Paxton [Tic-Tac bass], Lonnie Wilson [drums], Greg Morrow [drums/tambourine],  Terry Mac Millan [harmonica/percussion], Dennis Burnside/David Briggs [piano],  Mike Lawler [organ], Nashville String Machine [strings], The Memphis Horns [horns], Buddy Cannon, Melonie Cannon, Kim Morrison, Lewis Nunnley, Dennis Wilson, Bergen White, Curtis Young, John Wesley Ryles, Peggy Newman, Cindy Walker, Marybeth Jordan, John Reils [bck vcl]. Producer: Buddy Cannon)
012 STILL CRAZY 'BOUT YOU  River North 51416-1204-2
013 PIECES OF A PUZZLE  River North 51416-1204-2
014 BLUE O'CLOCK  River North 51416-1204-2
015 WE SHOULD HAVE JUST STAYED FRIENDS  River North 51416-1204-2
016 I CAN HELP  River North 51416-1204-2
017 MY LOVE  River North 4614/51416-1204-2
018 FULL MOON FEVER  River North 51416-1204-2
019 ROUND ABOUT MIDNIGHT  River North 51416-1204-2
020 LET'S DANCE  River North 51416-1204-2
021 ROMEO  River North 51416-1204-2
022 SCOOT OVER MOVE CLOSER  River North 51416-1204-2

River North 51416-1098-2 Steve Kolander:   Can't Undo What's Been Done; Listen To Your Woman;  Night After Night; She's So Bad; Taken For Granted; Black Dresses;  Drowning Man;  Scoot Over Move Closer; Can't Tame Your Love;  Maria;  Maybe – 23-08-94
River North 51416-1204-2 Pieces Of A Puzzle: Still Crazy 'Bout You; Pieces Of A Puzzle; Blue O'clock; We Should've Just Stayed Friends; I Can Help; My Love; Full Moon Fever; Round 'Bout Midnight; Let's Dance; Romeo; Scoot Over, Move Closer – 29-10-96 

River North (1994-96)      
4514 Listen To Your Woman / Listen To Your Woman [remix] - 11-94 (CD single]
3002 Black Dresses / Black Dresses [remix] - 28-02-95
4614 My Love – 96 (CD single)


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.