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Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Gene Cotton

By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1966 unknown – Gene Cotton
Unknown tracks for Platinum LP-1002
1968 poss. Nashville, TN – Gene Cotton (Producer: Bob McKenzie)
013 WALK BY CALVARY Heartwarming HWS-1984
014 THE WAY, THE TRUTH, THE LIFE Heartwarming HWS-1984
015 I'D RATHER HAVE JESUS Heartwarming HWS-1984
016 IS NEW YORK CITY YOUR HOME Heartwarming HWS-1984
017 GET TOGETHER Heartwarming HWS-1984
018 POWER TO BE Heartwarming HWS-1984
019 HE'LL BE YOUS FOREVERMORE Heartwarming HWS-1984
020 IN A SILENT WORLD Heartwarming HWS-1984
021 LESS OF ME Heartwarming HWS-1984
022 THE WAY THAT HE LOVES Heartwarming HWS-1984
023 COME WITH ME Heartwarming HWS-1984
024 COME THE DAY Heartwarming HWS-1984
1970 London, UK – Gene Cotton (Orchestra conducted by Rick Powell, with the 16th Avenue Singing Society)
025 GET TOGETHER Impact HWS-3059
026 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART Impact HWS-3059
027 ONCE Impact HWS-3059
028 LOVE SONG '70 Impact HWS-3059
029 RHYMES AND REASONS Impact HWS-3059
030 JUST A MOMENT AGO Impact HWS-3059
031 LET THY PEACE BE EVERYWHERE Impact HWS-3059
032 PASSIN' THROUGH Impact HWS-3059
033 LOVE OF THE COMMON PEOPLE Impact HWS-3059
034 YOU'RE STILL ON HIS MIND Impact HWS-3059
035 LITTLE PLAY SOLDIERS Impact HWS-3059
036 LET THERE BE PEACE ON EARTH Impact HWS-3059
1972 Nashville, TN – Gene Cotton (Gene Cotton [vcl/gt], Billy Sanford [gt], Pete Wade [gt], Weldon Myrick [steel], Joseph Allen/Jerry Wasley/Jack Williams [bass], Kenny Buttrey/Jerry Carrigan [drums], Charlie Crino [Piano], Beegie Adair [keyboards])
037 QUESTION Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
038 APATHY Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
039 LEAN ON ONE ANOTHER Monya BG-001 Myrrh 117/MSB-6517-LP
040 HELP YOU SMILE Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
041 AMRICAN INDIAN BLUES Monya BG-001 Myrrh 116/6517-LP
042 OPRY HOUSE BLUES Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
043 BLESSED Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
044 WE ARE ALONE Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
045 LESSONS OF HISTORY Monya BG-001 Myrrh 116/6517-LP
046 WHEN THE SHIP COMES IN Monya BG-001 Myrrh MSB-6517-LP
1974 unknown – Gene Cotton
047 SUNSHINE ROSES Myrrh 136/MST-6524-LP
048 MAN BUYIN' NAMES Myrrh MST-6524-LP
049 COUNTRY SPIRIT Myrrh AA-12087/MST-6524-LP
050 MRS. OLIVER Myrrh 123/MST-6524-LP
051 I'D HATE TO BE A BLACK MAN Myrrh MST-6524-LP
052 THERE IS A BREEZE Myrrh MST-6524-LP
053 PHARAROH'S HAND Myrrh MST-6524-LP
054 ABOUT YOU GIRL Myrrh MST-6524-LP
055 ALL THAT KEEPS YOU GOING Myrrh MST-6524-LP
056 GREAT AMERICAN NOVEL Myrrh 123/MST-6524-LP
057 LIBERTY Myrrh MST-6524-LP
1975 unknown – Gene Cotton
058 LET YOUR LOVE FLOW ABC ABC-12137/ABCD-933
059 ALONE TOO LONG ABC ABCD-933
060 KEEPIN' IT ON THE ROAD ABC ABC-12137/ABCD-933
061 YOUNG PEOPLE ABC ABCD-933
062 DAMN IT ALL ABC ABC-12087/ABCD-933
063 LET LOVE BE ABC ABCD-933
064 STONE CRAZY ABC ABCD-933
065 IN LOVE LIKE YOU AND ME ABC ABCD-933
066 TEASER ABC ABCD-933
067 IF EVERYBODY COULD ONLY LEARN TO CRY ABC ABCD-933
068 THE WINNER ABC ABCD-933
1976 unknown – Gene Cotton
069 YOU'VE GOT ME RUNNING ABC AA-12227/AB-983 People Song PSRA-0001
070 ME AND THE ELEPHANT ABC AB-983 People Song PSRA-0001
071 SONG FOR YOU ABC AA-12250/AB-983
072 DEEPER AND DEEPER ABC AB-983
073 CLARISSA ABC AB-983
074 RAIN ON ABC AA-12250/AB-983
075 SWEET DESTINY ABC AB-983
076 YOUNG LOVER ABC AB-983
077 IT'S OVER GOODBYE ABC AA-12227/AB-983
078 MY LOVE COMES ALIVE ABC AA-12250/AB-983
079 GIFT OF SONG ABC AB-983
1977 unknown – Gene Cotton, *& Kim Carnes
080 BEFORE MY HEART FINDS OUT Ariola Am. 7675/SW-50031 People Song PSRA-0001
081 YOU'RE A PART OF ME* Ariola Am. 7704/SW-50031 People Song PSRA-0001
082 LIKE A SUNDAY IN SALEM Ariola Am. 7675/SW-50031
083 GOING THROUGH THE MOTIONS OF LOVE Ariola Am. SW-50031
084 SAVE THE DANCER Ariola Am. SW-50031
085 ONLY THE LUCKY Ariola Am. SW-50031
086 SHE'S SWEET SHE'S SOMEBODY Ariola Am. SW-50031
087 SHINE ON Ariola Am. 7704/SW-50031 People Song PSRA-0001
088 YOU WERE ALWAYS RIGHT Ariola Am. SW-50031
089 AS LONG AS THERE'S A LAUGHTER Ariola Am. SW-50031
1979 unknown – Gene Cotton
090 MAYBE TOMORROW Ariola Am. SW-50070
091 FALL IN LOVE Ariola Am. SW-50070
092 GETTIN' OVER YOU Ariola Am. SW-50070
093 MICHAEL Ariola Am. SW-50070
094 BILLY THE KID Ariola Am. SW-50070 People Song PSRA-0001
095 MAKE TIME FOR LOVE Ariola Am. SW-50070
096 ANYTIME DOWN Ariola Am. SW-50070
097 OCEAN OF LIFVE Ariola Am. SW-50070 People Song PSRA-0001
098 TIGHT ROPE WALKER Ariola Am. SW-50070 People Song PSRA-0001
099 LIKE A SUNDAY IN SALEM Ariola Am. SW-50070 People Song PSRA-0001
1981 unknown – Gene Cotton & American Ace
100 SIMON AND SIMON Knoll KA-1001
101 GREAT PAIN Knoll KA-1001
102 80'S STATE OF MIND Knoll KA-1001
103 RAINED ON BEFORE Knoll 5002/KA-1001
104 NO PLACE LIKE HOME Knoll KA-1001
105 OPERATOR OPERATOR Knoll KA-1001
106 IF I COULD GET YOU (INTO MY LIFE) Knoll 5002/KA-1001
107 BEIN' HERE WITH YOU TONIGHT Knoll KA-1001
108 STAY Knoll KA-1001
109 FRIEND OF MINE Knoll KA-1001
110 ECLIPSE OF THE BLUE MOON SONG Knoll KA-1001
1982 unknown – Gene Cotton & American Ace
111 CHILD OF PEACE People Song PSRA-0001
1983 unknown – Gene Cotton & American Ace
112 COSMIC BOOK OF JOKES People Song PSRA-0002
113 MINNESOTA WOMAN People Song PSRA-0002
114 SAIL OUT TO THE OCEAN People Song PSRA-0002
115 WORLD RELIGION ZOO People Song PSRA-0002
116 JUNK SONG People Song PSRA-0002
117 EVERYBODY ROLLS A BAD STONE People Song PSRA-0002
118 FOREVER AND A DAY People Song PSRA-0002
119 CIRCLE SONG People Song PSRA-0002
120 HYMN AND RESURRECTION People Song PSRA-0002
Gene Cotton recorded after 1983, some info in albums list

ALBUMS
Platinum LP 1002 Charity Street: (tracks unknown) - 66
Heartwarming HWS-1984 Power To Be: Walk By Calvary; The Way, The Truth, The Life; I'd Rather Have Jesus; Is New York City Your Home; Get Together; Power To Be; He'll Be Yous Forevermore; In A Silent World; Less Of Me; The Way That He Loves; Come With Me; Come The Day - 68
Impact HWS-3059 Peace: Get Together; Put A Little Love In Your Heart; Once; Love Song '70; Rhymes And Reasons; Just A Moment Ago; Let Thy Peace Be Everywhere; Passin' Through; Love Of The Common People; You're Still On His Mind; Little Play Soldiers; Let There Be Peace On Earth – 70
Monya BG-001 Gray Of The Morning: Question; Apathy; American Indian Blues; Blessed; Opry House Blues; Lean On One Another; We Are Alone; Lessons Of History; When The Ship Comes In; Help You Smile – 72 (reissued on Myrrh MSB-6517-LP in 1973)
Myrrh MSB-6524-LP Liberty: Sunshine Roses; Man Buyin' Names; Country Spirit; Mrs. Oliver; I'd Hate To Be A Black Man; There Is A Breeze; Phararoh's Hand; About You Girl; All That Keeps You Going; The Great American Novel; Liberty - 74
ABC ABCD-933 For All The Young Writers: Let Your Love Flow; Alone too Long; Keepin' It on the Road; Young People; Damn It All; Let Love Be; Stone Crazy; In Love Like You and Me; Teaser; If Everybody Could Only Learn to Cry; The Winner – 02-76
ABC AB-983 Rain On: You've Got Me Running; Me And The Elephant; Song For You; Deeper And Deeper; Clarissa; Rain On; Sweet Destiny; Young Lover; It's Over Goodbye; My Love Comes Alive; Gift Of Song – 11-76 (Canadian issue on ABC 9022-983)
Ariola America SW-50031 Save The Dancer: Before My Heart Finds Out; You're A Part Of Me (w. Kim Carnes); Like A Sunday In Salem; Going Through The Motions Of Love; Save The Dancer; Only The Lucky; She's Sweet She's Somebody; Shine On; You Were Always Right; As Long As There's A Laughter - 02-78
Ariola America SW-50070 No Strings Attached: Maybe Tomorrow; Fall in Love; Gettin' Over You; Michael; Billy the Kid;Make Time for Love;Anytime Down Ocean of Love;Tight Rope Walker;Like a Sunday in Salem - 79
Knoll KA-1001 Eclipse Of The Blue Moon: Simon And Simon; Great Pain; 80's State Of Mind; Rained On Before; No Place Like Home; Operator, Operator; If I Could Get You (Into My Life); Bein' Here With You Tonight; Stay; Friend Of Mine; Eclipse Of The Blue Moon Song - 07-81
People Song PSRA-0001 The Best Of Gene Cotton: Before My Heart Finds Out; You're A Part Of Me (Duet With Kim Carnes); You Got Me Runnin'; Me And The Elephant; Shine On (With Andrae Crouch & The Disciples); Like A Sunday In Salem; Michael; Tight Rope Walker; Billy The Kid; Ocean Of Life; Child Of Peace*- 82 (*previously unissued)
People Song PSRA-0002 Edgehill File (All The Songs None Of My Record Companies Would Ever Let Me Record): Cosmic Book Of Jokes; Minnesota Woman; Sail Out To The Ocean; World Religion Zoo; Junk Song; Everybody Rolls A Bad Stone; Forever And A Day; The Circle Song; Hymn And Resurrection – 30-06-83
People Song ? Songs For The Journey: Come Together; You Got To Have Faith; Sandanista; Easter Song; We Are A Rainbow; No Room; Love Is A Family Thing; I Can See The God In You; Fuel The Flame; No Better Love; We Are Grateful; I've Seen A Picture – 96
? Live In The Tennessee Tech: Ocean Of Life; I'd Choose You Again; Me & The Elephant; Hymn For Resurrection; Pushin' 6; Stories; Please Don't Ask Me (To Live In California); 80's State Of Mind; Like A Sunday In Salem; Michael; Child Of Peace; Circle Song; Before My Heart Finds Out ;World Religion Zoo;No Place Like Home; You're A Part Of Me; You Got Me Runnin'; Speak For Love; Let Your Love Flow; Tennessee; Bein' Here With You Tonight; 2005; Shine On; Everybody Rolls A Bad Stone - ? (double)



SINGLES
Myrrh (1974)
MS-116 American Indian Blues / Lessons Of History - 73
MS-117 Lean On One Another / ? - 73
MS-123 Great American Noel / Mrs. Oliver – 11-73
MS-136 Sunshine Roses / Mrs. Oliver - 74
ABC (1975-77)
ABC-12087 Damn It All / Country Spirit - 04-75
ABC-12137 Let Your Love Flow / Keepin' It On The Road - 09-75
ABC-12227 You've Got Me Runnin' / It's Over Goodbye - 10-76
ABC-12250 Rain On / Song For You - 02-77
ABC-12282 My Love Comes Alive / Sweet Destiny - 05-77
Ariola America (1977-79, Capitol subsidiary)
7675 Like A Sunday In Salem / Before My Heart Finds Out - 77
7704 You're A Part Of Me / Shine One - 06-78 w. Kim Carnes
7723 Like A Sunday Morning In Salem (The Amos And Andy Song) / Shine On (You Got To Shine On Your Light) - 78
7778 Michael / Ocean Of Life - 79
Knoll (1981-82)
5002 If I Could Get You Into My Life / Rained On Before - 04-82

Keith Palmer


*23-06-1957 Hayti, MO, +13-06-1996

By PraguefrankSESSIONS1991 Nashville, TN - Keith Palmer (Keith Palmer [vcl], Bill Hullett [ac gt], Brent Mason [el gt], Tim Mensy [ac gt/bck vcl], Jerry Douglas [dobro], Jonathan Yudkin [mandolin], Paul Franklin/Jim Vest [steel], Bob Wray [bass], Lonnie Wilson [drums], Rob Hajacos [fiddle], Ron Oates/Matt Rollings [keyboards]. Producer: Bob Montgomery)
001 MEMORY LANE Epic 34-74174 /EK-46811
002 FORGOTTEN BUT NOT GONE Epic 34-74174 /EK-46811
003 IF YOU WANT TO FIND LOVE Epic EK-46811
004 THAT'S ENOUGH TO KEEP ME HANGIN' ON Epic EK-46811
005 ANY ARMS TONIGHT Epic 34-73988/EK-46811
006 DON'T THROW ME IN THE BRIARPATCH Epic 34-73988/EK-46811
007 SHE LEFT ME YESTERDAY Epic EK-46811
008 LIVIN' ON WHAT'S LEFT OF YOUR LOVE Epic EK-46811
009 WHEN I CLOSE MY EYES Epic EK-46811
010 I PICKED A SAN ANTONIO ROSE Epic EK-46811

ALBUMSEpic EK-48611 Keith Palmer: Memory Lane; Forgotten But Not Gone; If You Want To Find Love; That's Enough To Keep Me Hangin' On; My Arms Tonight; Don't Throw Me In The Briarpatch; She Left Me Yesterday; Livin' On What's Left Of Your Love; When I Close My Eyes; I Picked A San Antonio Rose – 05-11-91SINGLESEpic (1991)
34-73988 Don't Throw Me In The Briarpatch / Any Arms Tonight - 09-91
34-74174 Forgotten But Not Gone / Memory Lane - 01-92

Sharon Kelley

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1968 unknown, TX – Sharon Kelley (Producer: Glenn Barber)
001 LH 4253 WHERE HE’S SUPPOSED TO BE Fed 1021
002 LH 4254 YOU SHOULDN’T SEE ME ANYMORE Fed 1021
ca February 1969 unknown – Sharon Kelley (Producer: Pappy Daily)
003 DOWN BEGGING TO YOU Musicor MU 1352
004 MORE DEAD THAN ALIVE Musicor MU 1352
005 MU 1373-1 MORE THAT TOMORROW MU 1373
006 MU 1373-2 MY MAMA'S ARMS MU 1373


SINGLES
Fed (1968)
1021 Where He’s Supposed To Be / You Shouldn’t See Me Anymore - 68
Musicor (1969)
MU 1352 Down Begging to You / More Dead Than Alive – 03-69
MU 1373 More That Tomorrow / My Mama's Arms – 09-69

 

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
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