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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Charlie Huff

SESSIONS
by Dick Grant & Al Turner (with acknowledgements to Phil Tricker, John Burton & Malcolm Chapman)
July 1947 poss. Los Angeles, CA - Cowboy Charlie Huff - Okla’s Own Cowboy Singer (solo vcl/gt) [master numbers assigned by Crystal]
001 CRS-101 CONVERSATION WITH A MULE Autograph 2003 Crystal 162/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
002 CRS-102 BAD BRAHMA BULL Autograph 2003 Crystal 162/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
003 CRS-103 STUCK UP BLUES Autograph 2004 Crystal 163/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
004 CRS-104 PATONIA (PRIDE OF THE PLAINS) Autograph 2004 Crystal 163
005 CRS-105 LONESOME OLD TRAIL Autograph 2011 Crystal unissued
006 CRS-106 FREIGHT TRAIN BLUES 2011 Crystal unissued
ca October 1947 poss. Los Angeles, CA - Charlie Huff (solo vcl/gt)
007 1600 SAD SACK 4 Star 1190
008 1601 MAYBE NEXT WEEK SOME TIME 4 Star 1191
009 1602 CONVERSATION WITH A MULE 4 Star 1190
010 1603 HIGH HAT BLUES 4 Star 1191
unknown - Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff (solo vcl/gt)
011 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
012 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
013 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
014 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
015 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
016 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
017 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
018 unknown title Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004
ca July 1953 Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff & His Sons Of The Plains (unknown bass, twin fiddles)
019 OP-236 BLOOD ON THE CROSS Huff OP-165/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
020 OP-237 THEY TALKED ABOUT PEACE Huff OP-165/HBRCD-072A
021 OP-238 I’M SURE YOU BELONG TO ME Huff OP-166/HBRCD-072A
022 OP-239 NO NO TEARS Huff OP-166/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
1955 Oklahoma City, OK - Leroy Thompson & Cowboy Charlie Huff
023/030 unknown titles - unissued
1955 Oklahoma City, OK - Billy Western (Charlie Huff [rh gt])
000 OP-410 LITTLE JOE AND ANN Huff OP-236
000 OP-411 HOW MANY TIME (sic) OP-236
ca 1956/1957 KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff - Oklahoma's Own Singin' Cowboy (Producer: Charles Huff)
03001 PATONIA KBYE Acetate
03002 STRAWBERRY ROAN KBYE Acetate
ca February 1957 poss. KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff [*aka Cowboy Huff] (unknown steel, bass, twin fiddles)
031 NO TWO TIMIN’ ME Huff 45-616/Cactus CACT-5000 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
032 WHAT’S GONNA HAPPEN TO ME* Huff 45-616/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
033 LOVER’S WALTZ* Huff 45-617/HBRCD-072A
034 PATONIA (PRIDE OF THE PLAINS)* 45-617/North Star CH-101 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072
Cactus CACT-5000-ROCKIN’ HILLBILLY Vol.1.(2002)
1957 poss. KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff aka Cowboy Huff
035 SWINGIN’ ALONE TONITE Hu-Se-Co 757
036 TULSA TOWN WALTZ 757
unknown poss. KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff (unknown ld gt, bass, drums, piano)
037 HIDING MY TEARS Arlo 45-100 Huff 45-100/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
038 SHE’S MY BABY Arlo 45-101 Huff 45-100/White Label WLP-8962 American Country Music ACM CD-1002 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A Collector CLCD-4531
039 BALLAD OF AN OUTLAW Arlo 45-A-101 45-721/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072
040 SALTY DOG Arlo 45-A-102/North Star CH-101 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072
041 ANSWER TO CRAZY ARMS Huff 45-102/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
042 I KNOW WHAT IT FEELS LIKE TO BE LONESOME Arlo 45-A-103 Huff 45-102/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
White Label WLP-8962 - ROCK AND ROLL HUNTING
1960 poss. KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff (solo vcl/gt)
043 BAD BRAHMA BULL Huff EP-H719/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072A
044 WHEN THE CACTUS IS IN BLOOM EP-H719/HBRCD-072A
045 WHEN IT’S SPRINGTIME IN ALASKA EP-H719/HBRCD-072A
046 GOT NO USE FOR WOMEN EP-H719/HBRCD-072A
1960 poss. KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff (solo vcl/gt)
047 HANG OUT THE FRONT DOOR KEY Huff EP-H720/Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
048 WILDWOOD FLOWER EP-H720/HBRCD-072B
049 EMPTY COT IN THE BUNKHOUSE EP-H720/HBRCD-072B
050 DARK HOLLOW EP-H720/HBRCD-072B
HUFF EP-H719 and EP-H720 were pressed at least twice, One pressing has A/B designation on the label, and has ‘X’ matrix numbers in the wax. The other a H prefix on the label and master numbers 1, 2,3, and 4 in wax. “GOT NO USE FOR WOMEN” was also entitled “GOT NO USE FOR THE WOMEN” on the H prefix pressing of EP-719.
unknown poss, KBYE Radio Station, Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff (solo vcl/gt)
051 PRETTY BOY FLOYD Arlo 45-721/North Star CH-101 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
unknown Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff or Charles Huff (poss. Bobby Kent [hmny vcl*] + unknown steel, bass, drums)
052 X-752/∆62942 EL PASO JAIL* Huff 45-722 Riggle 722/North Star CH-101 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
053 X-753/∆62567 LONELY ME Huff 45-722 Riggle 45-722.North Star CH-101, Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
054 X-754/∆62942X THE LEGEND OF THE HOLE (IN THE GROUND) Huff 45-723 Riggle 723Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
055 X-755/∆62567X WHEN MY LOVE (IS JUST FOR YOU) Huff 45-723 Riggle 45-723/North Star CH-101, Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
unknown Oklahoma City, OK - Bobby Kent (Charlie Huff [rh gt] + unknown ld gt, bass, drums)
000 X-955 OPPORTUNITY Huff 45-724-A
000 X-956 I WILL MISS YOU WHEN YOU GO 45-724-B
000 X-957 PRIDE GOES BEFORE A FALL Huff 45-725-A
000 X-958 DON’T WORRY ABOUT ME Huff 45-725-B
unknown Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff, * & Bobby Kent (unknown ld gt, bass, drums)
056 X-1254 CAN’T TAME WILD WOMEN Huff 45-726/Amercican Country Music ACM CD-1002 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
057 X-1255 SHOW ME THE WAY TO GO HOME* Huff 45-726/ACM CD-1002 HBRCD-072B
American Country Music ACMCD-1002 ROCK & ROLL COUNTRY STYLE Vol.2. (2004)
1970 Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff (poss. Bobby Knt [hmny vcl] + unknown ld gt, bass, drums)
058 NEW EL PASO JAIL Riggle H-1970
unknown Oklahoma City, OK - Charlie Huff (unknown ld gt, steel, bass, drums, piano)
059 SONS OF VETERANS North Star CH-101 Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072B
060 MY LAST RIDE North Star CH-101 HBRCD-072B
061 YOUR PART OF IT ALL North Star CH-101 HBRCD-072B
062 HOW LONG WILL YOU WIN BEFORE YOU LOSE North Star CH-101 HBRCD-072B
063 HEAVENS BIG BACK YARD CH-101 HBRCD-072B
064 TO NOT BE LOVED CH-101 HBRCD-072B
ca 1974 Oklahoma City, OK - Cowboy Charlie Huff
065 H-727 HOW LONG WILL YOU WIN BEFORE YOU LOSE North Star H-727
066 H-728 I NEED SOMEBODY BAD H-728
067 H-729 BLOOD ON THE CROSS North Star 45-729
068 H-730 YOU ARE PART OF IT ALL 45-730

ALBUMS
by Dick Grant & Mario Manciotti
North Star CH
-101 Cowboy Charlie Huff: Patonia Pride Of The Plains; Your Part Of It All; Sons Of Veterans; How Long You Win Before You Lose; Lonely Me; Heavens Big Back Yard; When My Love Is Just For You; El Paso Jail; My Last Ride; To Not Be Loved; Salty Dog; Pretty Boy Floyd
Oklahoma Historical Society OHS-1004 Songs Of Western Plans: (tracks unknown)
Hillbilly Researcher HBRCD-072 Charlie Huff - Oklahoma's Own Cowboy Singer: Conversation With The Mule; Bad Brah
ma Bull; Stuck Up Blues; Patonia (Pride Of The Plains); Blood On The Cross; They Talked About Peace; I’m Sure You Belong To Me; No No Tears; No Two Timin’ Me; What’s Gonna Happen To Me; Lover’s Waltz; Patonia (Pride Of The Plains); Hiding My Tears; She’s My Baby; Ballad Of An Outlaw; Salty Dog; Answer To Crazy Arms; I know What It Means To Be Lonesome; Bad Brahma Bull; When The Cactus Is In Bloom; When It’s Springtime In Alaska; Got No Use For Women; Hang Out The Front Door Key; Wildwood Flower; Empty Cot In The Bunkhouse; Dark Hollow; Ballad Of An Outlaw; Pretty Boy Floyd; El Paso Jail; Lonely Me; The Legend Of The Hole (In The Ground); When My Love (Is Just For You); Can’t Tame Wild Women; Show Me The Way To Go Home; Patonia Pride Of The Plains; Your Part Of It All; Sons Of Veterans; How Long You Win Before You Lose; Lonely Me; Heavens Big Back Yard; When My Love Is Just For You; El Paso Jail; My Last Ride; To Not Be Loved; Salty Dog; Pretty Boy Floyd - ca 08 (double)

SINGLES
Autograph (1947)
2003 Conversation With A Mule / Bad Brahma Bull - 47 (reissued on Crystal 162)
2004 Stuck Up Blues / Patonia (Pride Of The Plains) - 47 (reissued on Crystal 163)
2011 Lonesome Old Trail / Freight Train Blues
4 Star (1947)
1190 Sad Sack / Conversation With A Mule - 47
1191 Maybe Next Week Some Time / High Hat Blues - 47
Huff (1953-)
OP-165 Blood On The Cross / They Talked About Peace - 53
OP-166 I’m Sure You Belong To Me / No No Tears - 53
45-616 No Two Timin’ Me / What’s Gonna Happen To Me
45-617 Lover’s Waltz / Patonia (Pride Of The Plains)
757 Swingin’ Alone Tonite / Tulsa Town Waltz - (released on Hu-Se-Co)
45-100 She’s My Baby / Hiding My Tears - (also on Arlo 45-100/1 with reversed sides)
45-A-101/2 Ballad Of An Outlaw / Salty Dog - (released on Arlo)
45-102 I Know What It Feels Like To Be Lonesome / Answer To Crazy Arms
45-A-103 I Know What It Feels Like To Be Lonesome
45-721 Ballad Of An Outlaw / Pretty Boy Floyd - ca 60 (released on Arlo)
45-722 El Paso Jail / Lonely Me - (also on Riggle 722)
45-723 The Legend Of The Hole (In The Ground) / When My Love (Is Just For You) - (also on Riggle 723)
45-726 Can’t Tame Wild Women / Show Me The Way To Go Home
H-1970 New El Paso Jail / (prob. same) - 70 (released on Arlo)
(EP)
EP-H719 Bad Brahma Bull; When The Cactus Is In Bloom / When It’s Springtime In Alaska; Got No Use For Women - 60
EP-H720 Hang Out The Front Door Key; Wildwood Flower / Empty Cot In The Bunkhouse; Dark Hollow - 60
North Star
H-727/8 How Long Will You Win Before You Lose / I Need Somebody Bad - ca 74
H-729/30 Blood On The Cross / You Are Part Of It All - ca 74

Acknowledgements

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 www.bopping.org.
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.