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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Wayfarers Trio

by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank
June 1960 New York City – The Wayfarers Trio (Mason Williams, Bill Cheatwood, Baxter Taylor)
001 YW-20202/PS-450  LITTLE BILLY BLUE SHOES  Mercury 71676
002 YW-20203/PS-451  EAST VIRGINIA  SR-60634 SRW 16253
003 YW-20204/PS-452  RUN, COME SEE  71676
004 YW-20205/PS-453  MARIA unissued
March 1961 poss. New York City – The Wayfarers Trio (Mason Williams, Bill Cheatwood, Baxter Taylor)
005 YW-20352/PB-4797/PS-575  REBEL SOLDIER  SR 60634 SRW 16253
006 YW-20353/PB-4798/PS-576  THE HAMMER SONG SR 60634 SRW-12253
007 YW-20354/PB-4799/PS-577  JOHN BROWN’S BODY  SR 60634 SRW-12253
008 YW-20355/PB-4800/PS-578  TWO BROTHERS  SR 60634
009 YW-20356/PB-4801/PS-579  MIDNIGHT SPECIAL  unissued
010 YW-20357/PB-4802/PS-580  STONEWALL (A LONG TIME AGO) SR 60634
011 YW-20358/PB-4803/PS-581  THAT’S THE WAY THE WAR BEGAN  SR 60634 SRW 16253
012 YW-20359/PB-4804/PS-582  MARCHING THRU GEORGIA SR 60634 SRW 16253
013 YW-20360/PB-4805/PS-583  THE CAISSON DRIVER SR 60634 SRW 16253
014 YW-20361/PB-4806/PS-584  DIXIE SR 60634 SRW 16253
015 YW-20362/PB-4807/PS-585  THE DRINKING GOURD  SR 60634 SRW 16253
016 YW-20363/PB-4808/PS-586  BILLY AT SHILOH HILL  SR 60634 SRW 16253

Mercury MG-20634/SR-60634 Songs of the Blue and Gray: Marching Through Georgia; Drinking Gourd; Billy At Shiloh Hill; Caisson Driver; John Brown's Body; Two Brothers; That's The Way The War Began; Stonewall (A Long Time Ago); Rebel Soldier; East Virginia; Dixie; Hammer Song – 61 (reissued on Wing  MGW-12253-W/SRW 16253 with two tracks omitted)

Mercury (1960-61)
71679x45 Little Billy Blue Shoes / Run, Come See - 14-07-60


Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.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.