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Sunday, July 8, 2012

Leon Rusk

Malcolm Leon Rusk, *14-08-1921 Canyon, TX +1950
by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank
ca. April or May 1946 unknown – Leon Rusk
001 K2010 I SEE THROUGH YOU King 539
004 K2013 UNTIL DAWN 546
July 1946 unknown - Leon Rusk
005 K2030 I LOVE ALONE unissued
006 K2031 AIN‘T IT AWFUL unissued
007 K2032 SPEND YOUR DREAMS WITH ME unissued
008 K2033 ROSE OF MEXICO 699
October 1946 poss. Universal Recorders, 6757 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Leon Rusk
009 K2194 THOUGHT I CRY 582
010 K2195/D853 THE DEVIL TO PAY unissued
011 K2196/D749 SUNSHINE IS BACK IN TOWN DeLuxe 5049
012 K2197/D854 TIME AND TIME AGAIN unissued
ca. September or October 1946 poss. Universal Recorders, 6757 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA - Leon Rusk
013 K2202/D797 MY BOOK OF SOUVENIRS DeLuxe 5058
014 K2203/D798 I’M JUST AS GOOD AS YOU unissued
015 K2204/D799 THE JOKER unissued
016 K2205/D774 I’M LEARNED A LOR FROM LOVING YOU unissued
017 K2206/D750 DON’T CHANGE YOUR MIND DeLuxe 5049
018 K2207/D795 HONEY CHILD DeLuxe 5058
019 K2208/D776 THE MOST IMPORTANT THING unissued
021 K2210/D771 I’M TO BLAME unissued
022 K2211/D772 BORN TO BE LONESOME unissued
023 K2212/D773 FOOLISH TEARS unissued


King (1946)
539 I See Through You / A Petal From A Faded Rose – 06-46 (rev. July 6)
546 Dream Train Engineer / Until Dawn – 08-46 (rev. Aug. 31)
582 Thought I Cry / Air Mail Special On The Fly – 12-46 (rev. Dec. 21)
699 Rose Of Mexico / My Broken Heart Can't Forget – 48
5049 Sunshine Is Back In Town / Don’t Change Your Mind – 48 (rev. March 12, 1949)
5058 My Book Of Souvenirs / Honey Child – 01-49 (rev, Jan. 29)


Crystal Shawanda

Crystal Lynn Shawanda *1981 Wikwemikong, Ontario, CAN
by Praguefrank, Vacla Zpatecka
there is not enough info for creating sessionography yet

? [CAN] Will You Love Me Too: (tracks unknown) – 94
? [CAN] Raging Heart: (tracks unknown) – 98 W. Jani Lauzon, Leland Bell
? [CAN] Crystal Lynn Shawanda: (tracks unknown) – 01
? [CAN] 10 Cool Tunes: Maybe Someday; Take Me Away; Burnin This Love Down; Never Enough; You Don't Know Me; Love Enough For The Both; Drink Him Under The Table; What's Left Of Your Memory; Geronimo; Down On Broadway – 0-
RCA 8869-7-06762-2 Dawn Of A New Day: Evolution; My Roots Are Showing; Tender Side; Baby You're Back; Dawn of a New Day; You Can Let Go; I Need a Man; What Do I Have To Do; Your Cheatin' Heart; Try; You Can't Take It Back – 24-06-08
On Ramp [CAN] R2009006 I'll Be Home For Christmas: (Crystal Shawanda at Six Years Old) Intro My Two Front Teeth; Blue Christmas; Silver Bells; Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas; Country Christmas; O Holy Night; Santa Claus Is Coming To Town; I'll Be Home For Christmas; Best Gift; Oh Beautiful Star Of Bethlelem; Silent Night; Please Come Home For Christmas; Onanigwendanda (bonus track) – 09
New Sun [CAN] 0081-2 Just Like You: Closer; Someone Who Loves You; Beautiful Day; Chains; Love Enough; Slipping Away; Down On Broadway; Burning This Love Down; Fight For Me; The Chance You Take; My Baby Makes My Day; This Fever; Just Like You; Helpless; After I’m Gone - 17-04-12

Newsun/Cadillac [CAN] FNCD 5685 The Whole World’s Got The Blues:  Im Not Your Baby; What You Gonna Do About Me;  The Whole Worlds Got The Blues; I‘ll Always Love You;  Cry Out For More;  Fall From Grace;  All I Could Do Was Cry;  Pray Sister Pray;  Blue Guitar; Blue Train  - 01-10-14
New Sun [CAN] FNCD 5823 Fish Out Of Water: Fish Out Of Water; Skin Deep; Trouble; When You Rise; Laid Back; Fire; On A Beach Somewhere; Get It On/Come And Get Your love; Ancestor – 21-10-16
New Sun [CAN] FNCD 5979 Voodoo Woman: Wang Dang Doodle / Smokestack Lightnin'; Ball and Chain; VooDoo Woman; Hound Dog; I'd Rather Go Blind; Trouble; Misty Blue; Cry out for More; I'll Always Love You; Blue Train / Smokestack Revisited - 31-10-17
True North [CAN] 748 Church House Blues: .Church House Blues; Evil Memory; Move Me; Rather Be Alone; When It Comes To Love; Hey Love; Blame It On The Sugar; Bigger Than The Blues; I Can't Take It; New Orleans Is Sinking – 17-04-20
True North/Linus [CAN] ? Midnight Blues: Midnight Blues;  What Kind of Man Is This;  Rumpshaker; How Bad Do You Want It; Why Do I Love You;  Evil; I Want My Soul Back;  That's Just the Woman in Me; Hold Me;  Take a Little Walk with the Moon – 30-09-22


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.