SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

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Saturday, May 8, 2010

Walter Forbes

by Praguefrank, Kurt Rokitta, Hans Sandberg
SESSIONS
June 1961 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN - Walter Forbes (Walter Forbes [vcl], Norman Blake [gt/dobro], Bob Johnson [banjo], Junior Huskey [bass])
001 M2-WW-0856 WHOA MULE RCA Victor LSP-2472
002 M2-WW-0857 JOHNNY I HARDLY KNEW YE RCA Victor LSP-2472
July 1961 [2 sessions] RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN - Walter Forbes (Walter Forbes [vcl], Norman Blake [gt/dobro], Bob Johnson [banjo], Junior Huskey [bass]. Producer: Anita Kerr)
003 M2-WW-0889 FENARIO LSP-2472
004 M2-WW-0890 PRETTY POLLY LSP-2472
005 M2-WW-0891 TAKE THIS HAMMER LSP-2472
006 M2-WW-0892 POOR LITTLE ELLEN LSP-2472
007 M2-WW-0893 CUMBERLAND MOUNTAIN DEER CHASE LSP-2472
008 M2-WW-0894 RAKE AND RAMBLING BOY LSP-2472
009 M2-WW-0895 DOWN IN THE WILLOW GARDEN LSP-2472
010 M2-WW-0896 WHOA MULE unissued
011 M2-WW-0897 COD LIVER OIL LSP-2472
012 M2-WW-0898 BALLAD OF LOST JIMMIE WHELAN RCA Victor 47-7994/LSP-2472
013 M2-WW-0899 FEAST HERE TONIGHT unissued
1961 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN - Walter Forbes
014 RABBIT IN A LOG RCA Victor LSP-2472
August 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Walter Forbes
015 N2-WW-0864 LITTLE MARGARET LSP-2670
016 N2-WW-0865 THE TRAVELER LSP-2670
017 N2-WW-0866 STIR THE PUDDIN' unissued
018 N2-WW-0867 THE CRAW DAD SONG LSP-2670
August 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Walter Forbes (Producer: Anita Kerr)
019 N2-WW-0868 DARLIN' COREY LSP-2670
020 N2-WW-0869 SPRING SONG LSP-2670
021 N2-WW-0870 DARLING ANNE unissued
022 N2-WW-0871 THE HANGMAN LSP-2670
August 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Walter Forbes
023 N2-WW-0872 ABILENE LSP-2670
024 N2-WW-0873 NICODEMUS LSP-2670
025 N2-WW-0874 JANE JANE LSP-2670
026 N2-WW-0875 ECHOES OF LOVE unissued
October 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Walter Forbes (Producer: Chet Atkins)
027 N2-WW-0951 JACK DANIELS LSP-2670
028 N2-WW-0952 HULABALOO LSP-2670
029 N2-WW-0953 PASTURES OF PLENTY LSP-2670
030 N2-WW-0954 HOLD THE WOOD PILE DOWN unissued
1973 [soundtrack Nashville Coyote] Jack Clement Recording Studio, 3100 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN - Walter Forbes (Producer: Jack Clement)
031 TALKIN' BLUES JMI 4005
032 GOIN' WHERE THE RAILS GO JMI 4005
033 BEFORE I MET YOU JMI 27/4005
034 HANGIN' ON THE FRINGE OF MUSIC CITY JMI 27/4005
035 COYOTE BLUES JMI 4005
036 YOU CAN'T GO IN THE RED PLAYIN' BLUEGRASS JMI 4005
037 THAT LITTLE TUNE JMI 4005
038 LAST LONGHORN JMI 4005
039 GOIN' BACK JMI 4005
040 DOWN IN NASHVILLE TENNESSEE JMI 4005
1992 Nashville, TN - Walter Forbes (Mark Howard [gt/mandolin], Don Cassell [gt/dobro/mandolin], Junior Huskey [bass], Kenny Malone [percussion] + Bonnie Gallie, Pam Wolfe, Doug Nelson, Kitty Forbes [bck vcl]. Producer: Mark Howard and Walter Forbes)
041 RED VELVET
042 HE SET ME FREE
043 CHARLIE BOY
044 AUTUMN WIND
045 INTOXICATED RAT
046 PLANXTY IRWIN
047 WILLY
048 COME TO ME GENTLY
049 OLD SWIMMIN' HOLE
050 GREY GOOSE
051 PIG IN A PEN
052 SECOND COMING
053 KITTY'S SONG
054 FLOWERS OF EDINBURGH
055 CROSS OVER JORDAN
all tracks recorded for album Tried & True


ALBUMS
RCA Victor LPM/LSP-2472 Ballads An Bluegrass: Whoa, Mule, Whoa!; Fenario; Poor Little Ellen; Ballad Of Lost Jimmie Whelen; Take This Hammer; Feast Here Tonight; Johnny, I Hardly Knew; Cumberland Mountain Deer Chase; Cod Liver Ile; Pretty Polly; Willow Garden; Rake And Rambling Boy - 01-62
RCA Victor LPM/LSP-2670 Folk Song Festival: Little Margaret; Darlin' Corey; Spring Song; Jack Daniels; Nicodemus; Craw-Dad Song; Jane Jane; Hangman; Hulabaloo; Traveler; Abilene Blues; Pastures Of Plenty - 63
JMI JMI-4005 Nashville Coyote: Talkin' Blues; Goin' Where The Rails Go; Before I Met You; Hangin' On The Fringe Of Music City; Coyote Blues; You Can't Go In The Red Playin' Bluegrass; That Little Tune; Last Longhorn; Goin' Back; Down In Nashville Tennessee - 73 (O.S. Nashville Coyote)
no label, no # Tried & True: Red Velvet; He Set Me Free; Charlie Boy; Autumn Wind; Intoxicated Rat; Planxty Irwin; Willy; Come To Me Gently; Old Swimmin' Hole; Grey Goose; Pig In A Pen; Second Coming; Kitty's Song; Flowers Of Edinburgh; Cross Over Jordan - 92


SINGLES
RCA Victor (1961-63)
47-7994 Ballad Of Lost Jimmie Whelan / Cumberland Mountain Deer Chase - 02-62
47-8163 Jack Daniel / Spring Song - 04-63
JMI (1973)
JMI-27 Before I Met You / Hanging On The Fringe Of Music City - 73

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.