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Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Sunday, April 11, 2010

John Reedy



By Dick Grant with acknowledgements to Bill Nowlin, Phil Tricker, Timi Reedy, Mario Manciotti
SESSIONS
1949 poss. Bristol, VA or TN - John Reedy and His Stone Mountain Hillbillys (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], Glenn Ramey [mandolin], Julian Ramey [banjo])
001 DRIFTWOOD Twin-City 1021
002 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME 1021/Rounder 1013 JSP-7731 Fuel CD-2000 JSP JSP-77110 Great American Music GAMC062CD
ROUNDER 1013 THE EARLY DAYS OF BLUEGRASS Vol.1 (1974); JSP JSP-7731 BLUEGRASS EARLY CUTS 1931-1953 CLASSIC RECORDINGS REMASTERED; FUEL CD-2000 APPALACHIAN HEART: THE ORIGINAL BLUEGRASS CLASSICS (2006); JSP JSP-77110 AUTHENTIC RARE BLUEGRASS: INDEPENDENT LABELS 1951-1954 HISTORIC CUTS; GREAT AMERICAN MUSIC GAMC062CD THE APPALACHIAN TRADITION: ORIGINAL BLUEGRASS CLASSICS (2009, June 23)
1960 Dayton, OH - John Reedy and His Stone Mountain Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt] + unknown Trio [vcl-1])
003 CP-4545 I JUST DROPPED BY -1 John Reedy 413 Starday SEP-166
004 CP-4546 I’M WALKING THE ROAD TO HEAVEN John Reedy 413
1960 Dayton, OH - John Reedy and His Stone Mountain Trio, vcl by John and Frances Reedy (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
005 CP-4759 OH, DEATH John Reedy 502 Starday SEP-166 SEP-168/SLP-168
006 CP-4760 DRIFTWOOD John Reedy 502 Starday SEP-166
STARDAY SEP-168 GOSPEL SONGS BY ALL STAR ARTISTS (1961); STARDAY SLP-168 TRAGIC SONGS OF DEATH AND SORROW (1962)
ca 1960 or 1961 Dayton, OH - John Reedy Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], poss. Dorsey Harvey [mandolin])
007 A PRAYER IS WORTH MORE THAN SILVER AND GOLD Starday SEP-166
Master no. not shown on STARDAY session file sheets
ca June 1961 Dayton, OH - John Reedy Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], poss. Dorsey Harvey [mandolin])
008 ST-4902 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME Starday SEP-179/Juneberry CDR MP3-201
009 ST-4903 I SAW A PALE MOON SHINING Starday SEP-179
010 ST-4904 WALKING THE SAME ROAD SEP-179
011 ST-4905 CLIMBING THE STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN SEP-179
1961 Dayton, OH - John Reedy and His Stone Mountain Trio/John and Frances Reedy* (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
012 6151 SOMEBODY’S BEEN PRAYING FOR ME* John Reedy No.#
013 6152 WE CAN PLEASE GOD John Reedy No.#
1961 Cincinnati, OH - John Reedy and The Mountain Quartet (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
014 MY IMAGINATION Ark EP-200
015 O SINNER MAN Ark EP-200
016 WALK AROUND ME JESUS Ark EP-200
017 BE GOOD TO MOMMY Ark EP-200
018 LORD IS MY SHEPHERD Ark EP-200
019 GOING UP Ark EP-200
1962 Dayton, OH - John Reedy Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], poss. Dorsey Harvey [mandolin])
020 YOU’LL TAKE ONE STEP-HE’LL TAKE TWO Starday SEP-199
021 I’LL FLY HIGH UP IN THE KINGDOM SEP-199
022 MY WARFARE WILL SOON BE ENDED SEP-199
023 SUMMER IS GONE SEP-199
Master nos. not shown on STARDAY session file sheets
ca June 1962 Dayton, OH - John Reedy Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], poss. Dorsey Harvey [mandolin])
024 ST-5538 I FEEL JESUS Starday SEP-209
025 ST-5539 THAT BIG HAND OF GOD SEP-209
026 ST-5540 MIGHTY HAND OF GOD SEP-209
027 ST-5541 JONAH SEP-209
ca September 1962 Dayton, OH - John Reedy/*John Reedy and Alvin Martin Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt])
028 ST-5835 BANKS OF JORDAN Starday SEP-219
029 ST-5836 JESUS SEP-219
030 ST-5837 CHARITY * SEP-219
031 ST-5838 LOOKIN DOWN THE ROAD SEP-219
ca May 1963 Dayton, OH - John Reedy Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt], poss. Alvin Martin)
032 ST-6330 ST. JOHN Starday SEP-222
033 ST-6331 SUNSHINE AND FLOWERS SEP-222
034 ST-6332 HE'S COMING BACK SEP-222
035 ST-6333 COME AND GO WITH ME SEP-222
STARDAY SEP 222 was pressed TWICE, the 2nd pressing has the later STARDAY stripes logo
1964 Cyber Teknics Studio, Dayton, OH - John Reedy and Frances Reedy (Producer: Jack Lynch)
036 13053 QUIT KICKING MY DOG AROUND Frankie and Johnnie Reedy 13053/4 Jalyn 45-210
037 13054 TINY BITTY PIECES Frankie and Johnnie Reedy 13053/4 Jalyn 45-210
1965 Cyber Teknics Studio, Dayton, OH - John Reedy (Frances Reedy [alto vcl/gt]. Producer: Jack Lynch)
038 13737 KNOCKING ON YOUR DOOR Jalyn 45-213
039 13738 LOST JOHN 45-213
1967 Cyber Teknics Studio, Dayton, OH - John Reedy and Danny Roberts (Producer: Jack Lynch)
040 20849 GOING TO TENNESSEE Jalyn 45-323
041 20850 THE ROLLING WINDS Jalyn 45-323
1969 Cyber Teknics Studio, Dayton, OH - Robert Colen (John Reedy [harmonica]. Producer: Jack Lynch)
000 VIETNAM Jalyn 45-338
000 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME 45-338
JALYN 45-338 has Rimrock 621 in the wax run-off; Side 1 states Harmonica: John Reedy, Side 2 states Accompanied by John Reedy
1973 Jewel Recording Studio, 1594 Kinney Ave., Mt. Halthy, OH - John Reedy with the Stone Mountain Trio (unknown musicians. Producer: Rusty York)
042 LITTLE SPARROW Jewel 1017
043 TINY BITTY PIECES Jewel 1017
1974 Lundy Recording Studio, N.Main St., Barbourville, LY - John Reedy and Stone Mountain Trio (Frances Reedy [alto vl/gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: David Lundy)
044 SUMMER IS GONE Viola VR-188
045 THAT’S THE MAN I’M LOOKING FOR Viola VR-188
1975 Lundy Recording Studio, N.Main St., Barbourville, LY - John Reedy and The Stone Mountain Hillbillies (Frances Reedy [alto vl-1/gt], Winford Storms [vcl-2/?] + unknown musicians. Producer: David Lundy)
046 MOONLIGHT AND MUSIC -1,2 Viola no #
047 GRANDAD'S FIDDLE -1 Viola no #
1976 Lundy Recording Studio, N.Main St., Barbourville, LY - John Reedy and Frances ReedyThe Stone Mountain Hillbillies (Producer: David Lundy)
048 CHEROKEE LADY Viola VR-225
049 TENNESSEE DUDS Viola VR-225
unknown date and locality - John Reedy and The Brusk Creek Grass
050 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME unknown label 8-track tape no #
051 ON MY WAY TO HEAVEN unknown label 8-track tape no #
052 SIN CITY unknown label 8-track tape no #
053 WHO'S GONNA TAKE MY GIRL AROUND unknown label 8-track tape no #
054 SOMETHING ELSE BREAKDOWN unknown label 8-track tape no #
055 TENNESSEE BLUES unknown label 8-track tape no #
056 I SAW RHE LIGHT unknown label 8-track tape no #
057 YOU CAN HAVE HER unknown label 8-track tape no #
058 RAWHIDE unknown label 8-track tape no #
059 I'LL JUST THINK I'LL GO AWAY unknown label 8-track tape no #
060 KNOCKING ON YOUR DOOR unknown label 8-track tape no #
061 CHILDREN GO WHERE I SEND THEE unknown label 8-track tape no #
1982 Lundy Recording Studio, N.Main St., Barbourville, LY - John Reedy and The Stone Mountain Hillbillies (Producer: David Lundy)
062 I JUST DROPPED BY Lundy LP-206
063 SUNSHINE AND FLOWERS Lundy LP-206
064 MIGHTY HAND OF GOD Lundy LP-206
065 THAT’S THE MAN I’M LOOKING FOR Lundy LP-206
066 SUMMER IS GONE Lundy LP-206
067 ST. JOHN Lundy LP-206
068 JONAH Lundy LP-206
069 unknown title Lundy LP-206
070 unknown title Lundy LP-206
071 unknown title Lundy LP-206
072 unknown title Lundy LP-206
unknown date and locality - John Reedy
900 PRODIGAL SON Berea College Sound Archives Cassette No.#
The above recording was added to the Berea College Sound Archives at Blair Branch ORBC, Ky. on Sunday 18th March 1990; “PRODIGAL SON” was also added to the Berea College Sound Archives at Little Dove ORBC, Ky. on Sunday 15th April 1990
unknown date and locality, KY - John Reedy and Frances Reedy/*Frances Reedy
901 OH! DEATH Berea College Sound Archives Cassette No.#
000 A PRAYER IS WORTH MORE THAN SILVER OR GOLD * Berea College Sound Archives Cassette No.#
The above recordings were added to the Berea College Sound Archives on an unknown date
unknown date and locality, KY - John Reedy
902 HOW HAPPY THEY ARE Berea College Sound Archives Cassette No.#
The above recording was added to the Berea College Sound Archives at Defeated Creek ORBC, Ky. on Thursday 20th August 1992

ALBUMS
? no # On My Way To Heaven: Somebody Touched Me; On My Way To Heaven; Sin City; Who's Gonna Take My Girl Around; Something Else Breakdown; Tennessee Blues; I Saw Rhe Light; You Can Have Her; Rawhide; I'll Just Think I'll Go Away; Knocking On Your Door; Children Go Where I Send Thee - ? [8-Track Tape]
Lundy LP-206 Hymns From The Hills Of Harlan County: I Just Dropped By; Sunshine And Flowers; Mighty Hand Of God; That's The Man I'm Looking For; Summer Is Gone; St. John; Jonah + 4 unknown tracks – ca 08-82

SINGLES
Twin-City (1949)
1021 Driftwood / Somebody Touched Me - 49
John Reedy (1960/1)
413 I Just Dropped By / I’m Walking The Road To Heaven - 60
502 Oh, Death / Driftwood - 60
no # Somebody’s Been Praying For Me / We Can Please God - 61
Starday
(EPs)
SEP-166 "John Reedy and The Stone Mountain Trio (Gospel Songs)": I Just Dropped By / Oh, Death / Driftwood / A Prayer Is Worth More Than Silver And Gold - 61
SEP-179 "John Reedy Trio": Somebody Touched Me / I Saw A Pale Moon Shining / Walking The Same Road / Climbing The Stairway To Heaven - 61
SEP-199 "John Reedy Trio": You’ll Take One Step-He’ll Take Two / I’ll Fly High Up In The Kingdom / My Warfare Will Soon Be Ended / Summer Is Gone - 62
SEP-209 "John Reedy and The Stone Mountain Trio": I Feel Jesus / That Big Hand Of God / Mighty Hand Of God / Jonah - 62
SEP-219 Banks Of Jordan / Jesus / Charity / Lookin Down The Road - 63
SEP-222 "John Reedy Trio": St. John / Sunshine And Flowers / He's Coming Back / Come And Go With Me - 63
Ark (1961)
(EPs)
EP-200 My Imagination / O Sinner Man / Walk Around Me Jesus / Be Good To Mommy / Lord Is My Shepherd / Going Up - 61 (MX: 6601/2)
Frankie and Johnnie Reedy (1964)
13053/4 Quit Kicking My Dog Around / Tiny Bitty Pieces - 64 (leased to Jalyn and issued on 45-210)
Jalyn (1965-67)
45-213 Knocking On Your Door / Lost John - 65
45-323 Going To Tennessee / The Rolling Winds - 67 w. Danny Roberts
Jewel (1973)
1017 Little Sparrow / Tiny Bitty Pieces - 73
Viola (1974-)
VR-188 Summer Is Gone / That’s The Man I’m Looking For - 74
no # Moonlight And Music / Grandad's Fiddle - 75
VR-225 Cherokee Lady / Tennessee Duds - 76 w. Frances Reedy


Mark Gray

By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
also member of Exile
ca March 1983 unknown - Mark Gray
001 IT AIN'T REAL Columbia 38-03893/ B6C-39143
002 WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE GOOD OLD DAYS Columbia 38-03893/B6C-39143
ca July 1983 unknown - Mark Gray
003 WOUNDED HEARTS 38-04137/B6C-39143
004 TILL YOU AND YOUR LOVER ARE LOVERS AGAIN 38-04137/B6C-39143
ca November 1983 unknown - Mark Gray
005 LEAN ON ME B6C-39143
006 TILL THE HEARTACHE IS OVER 38-04464/ B6C-39143
007 LEFT SIDE OF THE BED 38-04324 / B6C-39143
008 SUN DON'T SHINE ON THE SAME FOLKS ALL THE TIME B6C-39143
009 IF ALL THE MAGIC IS GONE 38-04464 / B6C-39143
010 FIRE FROM A FRIEND 38-04324 / B6C-39143
ca July 1984 unknown - Mark Gray
011 DIAMOND IN THE DUST 38-04610/ FC-39518
012 TWENTY YEARS AGO/ FC-39518
013 YOU'RE GONNA BE THE LAST LOVE 38-04782/ FC-39518
014 THIS OL' PIANO FC-39518
015 I GUESS YOU MUST HAVE TOUCHED ME JUST RIGHT 38-04610/ FC-39518
016 SMOOTH SAILIN' (ROCK IN THE ROAD) 38-05403/ FC-39518
017 DIXIE GIRL 38-05403/ FC-39518
018 LONELY PEOPLE FC-39518
019 IT'S GOT TO BE YOU FC-39518
ca. July 1984 unknown – Tammy Wynette & Mark Gray
020 SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH 38-04872/ FC-39518 Epic FE-39971
ca September 1985 unknown - Mark Gray
021 PLEASE BE LOVE 38-05695/ FC-40126
022 SHE WILL FC-40126
023 YOU'RE THE REASON FC-40126
024 BORN TO BE A MUSIC MAN FC-40126
025 STRONG HEART FC-40126
026 DANCE WITH ME 38-05859/ FC-40126
027 BACK WHEN LOVE WAS ENOUGH 38-05859/ FC-40126
028 I NEED YOU AGAIN 38-05695 / FC-40126
029 WALKING AFTER MIDNIGHT FC-40126
030 THAT FEELING INSIDE FC-40126
1988 unknown – Mark Gray & Bobbi Lace
031 SONG IN MY HEART 615 1014
032 IT'S GONNA BE LOVE 615 1016

ALBUMS
Columbia B6C-39143 Magic: It Ain't Real; Wounded Hearts; Whatever Happened To The Good Old Days; Lean On Me; Till The Heartache Is Over; Left Side Of The Bed; Sun Don't Shine On The Same Folks All The Time; If All The Magic Is Gone; Till You And Your Lover Are Lovers Again; Fire From A Friend – 04-84
Columbia FC-39518 This Ol' Piano: Diamond In The Dust; Twenty Years Ago; You're Gonna Be The Last Love; This Ol' Piano; I Guess You Must Have Touched Me Just Right; Smooth Sailin' (Rock In The Road); Dixie Girl; Lonely People; It's Got To Be You; Sometimes When We Touch (w.Tammy Wynette) – 11-84
Columbia FC-40126 That Feeling Inside: Please Be Love; She Will; You're The Reason;Born To Be A Music Man; Strong Heart; Dance With Me; Back When Love Was Enough; I Need You Again; Walking After Midnight; That Feeling Inside – 01-86


SINGLES
Columbia (1983-85)
38-03893 It Ain't Real / Whatever Happened To The Good Old Days – 05-83
38-04137 Wounded Hearts / Till You And Your Lover Are Lovers Again – 09-83
38-04324 Left Side Of The Bed / Fire From A Friend – 01-84
38-04464 If All The Magic Is Gone / Till The Heartache Is Over – 05-84
38-04610 Diamond In The Dust / I Guess You Must Have Touched Me Just Right – 09-84
38-04782 You're Gonna Be Last Love / Sometimes When We Touch – 02-85
38-05403 Smooth Sailing / Dixie Girl – 06-85
38-05695 Please Be Love / I Need You Again – 11-85
38-05857 Back When Love Was Enough / Dance With Me – 03-86
615 (1988)
1014 Song In My Heart / ? - 05-88 w. Bobbi Lace
1016 It's Gonna Be Love / ? – 11-88 w. Bobbi Lace

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.