SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Bill Goodwin

*1930 Cumberland City, TN
2nd version
by Dick Grant with acknowledgents to Al Turner, Malcolm Chapman, Phil Tricker, Kent Heineman, Alexander Petrauskas & Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1957 unknown, CO – Bill Goodwin (William “Bill” Goodwin [vcl/rh gt] + unknown musicians)
001 45-679-A SO WRONG Mystic 45-679
002 45-679-B I’LL STAND IN LINE 45-679
MYSTIC RECORDS was based in Cannon City, Co.
1957 unknown, CO – Bill Goodwin (William “Bill” Goodwin [vcl/rh gt] + unknown musicians)
003 CP-1405 ANGEL IN DISGUISE Mystic 45-689
004 CP-1406 IT DIDN’T COST A DIME TO DREAM 45-689
1958 unknown – Bill Goodwin (William “Bill” Goodwin [vcl/rh gt] + unknown musicians)
005 45-710-A SECOND IN YOUR HEART Starday 45-710-A
006 45-710-B TEENAGE BLUES 45-710-B/Bark Log LP-2 Starday SLP-218
BARK LOG LP-2 COUNTRY HICKS, Vol.2 (UK, 1991); STARDAY SLP-218 THE LOST STARDAY RECORDINGS (1997)
Fall 1958 unknown – Bill Goodwin & His Western Ramblers
007 ST-2861 WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME Dixie 45-2014
008 ST-2862 YOUR LYING WAYS 45-2014/Million LP-2
MILLION LP-2 THE BEST OF DIXIE, Vol.2 (NED, 1981)
1961 Denver, CO – Bill Goodwin
009 SW-1023 TOO MANY HEARTACHES ALREADY Band Box 287
010 SW-1024 REVENUER MAN 287/Classics CD-711
CLASSICS CD-711 MY BOBBY SOX QUEEN (SWE, 2000)
1962 Denver, CO – Bill Goodwin
011 THESE SAME OLD HEARTACHES Band Box 293
012 PARDON MY TEARS 293
1962 Denver, CO – Bill Goodwin
013 HEARTACHES Band Box #309
014 DON’T TAKE MY WORLD AWAY #309
1962 Denver, CO – Bill Goodwin
015 YOU DID THIS TO ME Band Box #323
016 MAKE IT EASY ON MY HEART #323
1962 Denver, CO – Warren Robbe with Bill Goodwin (Warren Robbe [vcl/gt], Bill Goodwin [vcl/rh gt])
017 LIFE’S NOT WORTH LIVING Band Box #330
018 I’VE HAD MY CHANCE #330
early 1963 unknown – Bill Goodwin
019 63-3041 SHOES OF A FOOL Vee Jay VJ-501
020 IT KEEPS RIGHT ON A HURTING VJ-501
1963 unknown – Bill Goodwin
021 63-3151 BREAK MY HEART GENTLY Vee Jay unissued
022 63-3152 GLASS ON THE TABLE Vee Jay unissued
1963 unknown – Bill Goodwin
023 63-3587 I WON’T WAIT UP TONIGHT Vee Jay VJ-564
024 THE STAND IN VJ-564
1964 unknown – Bill Goodwin
025 THE HOUSE AT 103 Vee Jay VJ-602
026 THE SADDEST EYES VJ-602
ca December 1964 unknown – Bill Goodwin
027 SoN-16011 DEAD AMONG THE LIVING Chart 1175
028 SoN-16012 MY BABY DON’T LIVE HERE ANYMORE 1175
1965 unknown – Bill Goodwin
029 TROUBLE IN MY HEART Chart 1215
030 YOU DID THESE THINGS TO ME 1215
1967 unknown – Bill Goodwin
031 LOVE BUG Arc A-717
032 MOTHER OF MY SON Arc A-717
033 OPEN PIT MINE A-717
034 THINGS HAVE GONE TO PIECES A-717
035 LEFT OVER ME A-717
036 YOUR HEART TURNED LEFT A-717
037 YOU COMB HER HAIR A-717
038 BEGGAR TO A KING A-717
039 SORRY FOR ME A-717
040 BOTTLES, LIGHTS & MUSIC TOO REAL TO WRITE A-717
ca 1968-1970 unknown – Bill Goodwin
041 JOHNNY FAST MTA 124
042 THE MAIL SHE'S WAITING FOR MTA 124
043 I'M THE MOST SUCCESSFUL FAILURE MTA 133
044 DARLINGS #1-2-3 AND ME MTA 133
045 LONELY RIDER [W. SHARON ROBERTS] MTA 139
046 TOP DOG MTA 144
047 COUNTRY LOVE IN MTA 144
048 EMPTY SUNDAY SUNDOWN TRAIN MTA 163
049 SHOES OF A FOOL MTA 163 MTA 182
050 ARKANSAS SOUL MTA 182
ALBUMS
ARC [CAN] A-717 Walk Through This World With Me: Love Bug; Mother Of My Son; Open Pit Mine; Things Have Gone To Pieces; Left Over Me; Your Heart Turned Left; You Comb Her Hair; Beggar To A King; Sorry For Me; Bottles, Lights & Music Too Real To Write - 67

SINGLES
Mystic/*Starday/**Dixie (1957-58, Starday Custom)
45-679 So Wrong / I’ll Stand In Line – 11-57
45-689 Angel In Disguise / It Didn’t Cost A Dime To Dream – 01-58
*45-710 Second In Your Heart / Teenage Blues – 04-58
**45-2014 Will You Still Love Me / Your Lying Ways – 01-59
Band Box (1962)
# 287 Too Many Heartaches Already / Revenuer Man – ca 01-62
# 293 These Same Old Heartaches / Pardon My Tears – 04-62
# 309 Heartaches / Don't Take My World Away – 62
# 323 You Did This To Me / Make It Easy On My Heart – 11-62
# 330 Life’s Not Worth Living / I’ve Had My Chance – 12-62 (rev. April 24, 1963)
Vee Jay (1963)
VJ 501 Shoes of a Foo l/ It Keeps Right On A Hurtin' – 03-63 (rev. March 16, 1963)
VJ 564 I Won't Wait Up Tonight / The Stand In – 10-63 (rev. Nov. 2, 1963)
VJ 602 House At 103 / The Saddest Eyes – 08-64 (rev. August 29,1964)
Chart (1964)
1175 Dead Among The Living / My Baby Don't Live Here Anymore - 65
1215 Trouble In Heaven / You Did These Things To Me – 05-65 (rev. May 29, 1965)
MTA (1967/70)
MTA 124 Johnny Fast / The Mail She's Waiting For - 67
MTA 133 I'm The Most Successful Failure / Darlings #1-2-3 And Me - 67
MTA 139 Lonely Rider [w. Sharon Roberts] / Theme From Will Penny [Lonely Riders] - 68
MTA 144 Top Dog / Country Love In - 69
MTA 163 Empty Sunday Sundown Train / Shoes Of A Fool - 69
MTA 182 Shoes Of A Fool / Arkansas Soul - 70

Gene Watson (Rockets)

by Dick Grant, Willard Watson
SESSIONS
1957 Holmes City, FL – The Rockets Featuring Gene Watson (Earl Eugene Watson [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Daz Dodd)
001 GB-681 MY ROCKIN’ BABY Tri-Dec 25725 G1/Collector CLCD-4423 Legend LP-1006
002 GB-682 THIS LOVE SONG Tri-Dec 25725 G2
COLLECTOR CLCD-4423 WILD ROCKIN’ (NED, 1994); LEGEND LP-1006 GRAND DADDY’S ROCKIN’, Vol.2 (FRA, 1995)
1957 Dazz Dodd Studio, Holmes City, FL – Gene Watson and The Rockets (Earl Eugene Watson [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Daz Dodd)
003 GB-876 MY ROCKIN’ BABY Tri-Dec 8357/Pontomac LP-37650 White Label WLP-8829 Club LP-010 Collector CLCD-4423 Lucky CDLR-801
004 GB-877 DRUMMER BOY ROCK Tri-Dec 8357/Pontomac LP-37650 Buffalo Bop BbLP-2051 White Label WLP-8829
Club LP-006 Collector CLCD-4423 Lucky CDLR-801 Pan American CD-56004
PONTOMAC LP-37650 ROCK TICK TOCK (1980); WHITE LABEL WLP-8829 WILD ROCKIN’ (NED, 1981); BUFFALO BOP BbLP-2051 THE BOP THAT NEVER STOPPED, Vol.39 (GER, 1985); CLUB LP-006 GRAB THIS AND DANCE, Vol.6 (UK, 1993); CLUB LP-010 GRAD THIS AND DANCE, Vol.10 (UK, 1993); LUCKY CDLR-801 ROCKABILLY GOLD, Vol.1 (UK, 1996); PAN AMERICAN CD-56004 TWO TIMIN’ WOMAN (SUI)
1957 Dazz Dodd Studio, Holmes City, FL – Gene Watson (Gary Gene Watson [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Daz Dodd)
005 DON’T BE CRUEL Tri-Dec unissued/White Label WLP-8829 Collector CLCD-4423
006 INTERPLANETARY ROCK Tri-Dec unissued/WLP-8829 Collector CLCD-4423
007 SCHOOL DAY Tri-Dec unissued/WLP-8829 Collector CLCD-4423
008 WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN’ GOIN’ ON Tri-Dec unissued/WLP-8829
early 1958 Dazz Dodd Studio, Holmes City, FL – Gene Watson (Earl Eugene Watson [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Daz Dodd)
009 ST-2763 I’LL ALWAYS LOVE YOU Dixie 45-2003/Lesley CD4
010 ST-2764 LIFE’S VALLEY 45-2003/White Label WLP-8829 Lesley CD-001
Both of the above masters were leased from TRI-DEC Records.
LESLEY CD-001 THE LOST STORY OF THE ROCK-A-BALLAD, Vol.1; LESLEY CD4 THE LOST STORY OF THE ROCK-A-BALLAD, Vol.3

SINGLES

Tri-Dec
25725 My Rockin’ Baby / This Love Song – 57
8357 My Rockin’ Baby / Drummer Boy Rock – ca 11-57
Dixie 45-2003 I’ll Always Love You / Life’s Valley – 04-58 (rev. April 14)



From left to right: Dave Stanley (bass), Gene Watson (vcl/gtr), Jimmy Maddle (drums), and Oz Wiley (ld grt). (thanks to Willard Watson)

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.