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Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Saturday, May 14, 2011

Benny & Vallie Cain

2nd version
By Dick Grant, Tom Mindte with acknowledgements to Al Turner, Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1954 [WGAY transcription] WGAY Radio Station, Silver Spring, MD – Benny & Vallie Cain (James Benjamin “Benny” Cain [mandolin], Vallie Cain [gt], Donnie Bryant [banjo], John Hall [fiddle])
00001 COME AND DINE
1956 WGAY Radio Station, Silver Spring, MD – Benny & Vallie Cain (Benny Cain [vcl/mandolin], Vallie Cain [vcl/gt])
001 THE ROVING GAMBLER Adelphi 47
002 ANGRY BROWN EYES Adelphi 47
ca. early 1963 poss. Winwood Studios, Falls Church, VA – Benny Cain & Vallie (Valley*) Cain & The Country Clan (Benny Cain [vcl/mandolin], Vallie Cain [vcl/gt], Johnnie Whisnant [banjo], Don Mulkey [bass]. Producer: Pete Kuykendall)
003 NEW RIVER TRAIN Rebel F-237/R-1473 Seven Seas GR-6021
004 RAGTIME ANNIE F-237/R-1474
005 21631 WHOA MULE, WHOA* F-238/R-1476
006 21632 SOMEBODY'S WAITING FOR ME* F-238/R-1476
REBEL R-1473/6 70 SONG BLUEGRASS SPECTACULAR, Vol.1/4 (1965); SEVEN SEAS GT-6021 THE BEST OF BLUEGRASS: THIS IS REBEL SOUND (JAP)
1963 Wynwood Recording Studio, Falls Church, VA – Benny Cain & Vallie Cain
007 71631 ANGEL BAND F-243
008 71632 SEEING NELLIE HOME F-243
1963 Wynwood Recording Studio, Falls Church, VA – Benny Cain & Vallie Cain
009 IT’S A WEARY WEARY WORLD R-1474
010 PEACOCK RAG R-1475
011 HOME SWEET HOME R-1475
012 DRIFTING AND DREAMING R-1475 GT-6021
013 I WONDER IF YOU FEEL THE WAY I DO Rebel R-1475
014 LONG JOURNEY HOME R-1475 Seven Seas GT-6021
015 WHEN SPRINGTIME TIME COMES AGAIN Rebel R-1476 GT-6021
016 THE CONVICT AND THE ROSE R-1476
017 MY LOVE IS EVERGREEN R-1476
four of tracks above recorded at previous session
1968 Roy D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD – Benny Cain  Vallie Cain & Country Clan (Benny Cain [vcl/mandolin], Vallie Cain [vcl/gt], Johnny Whisnant [banjo], Paul Cain [bass]. Producer: Charles R. Freeland )
018 THE WOLF IS AT THE DOOR SLP-1484
019 GRANDFATHER'S CLOCK –instr.- SLP-1484
020 NO ONE DEAR BUT YOU SLP-1484
021 GOLDEN RIVER SLP-1484
022 THE RHEUMATISM BLUES SLP-1484
023 THEY LAID HIM IN THE GROUND SLP-1484
024 ROVER ROVER SLP-1484
025 JOHNNY'S ROCK SLP-1484
026 IS IT TIME SLP-1484 REB-4000
027 F-5 BOUNCE –instr.- SLP-1484
028 YOU DON'T LOVE ME LIKE YOU USE TO DO SLP-1484
029 WATERMELON ON THE VINE SLP-1484
REBEL REB-4000“REBEL RECORDS: 35 YEARS OF THE BEST IN BLUEGRASS 1960-1995 (3rd September 1996)
1974 Roy D. Homer & Associates, Clinton, MD – Bennie Cain  Vallie Cain & Country Clan (Benny Cain [vcl/mandolin], Vallie Cain [vcl/gt], Billy Wheeler [banjo], Don Mulkey [bass], Bill Poffinberger [fiddle]. Producer: Charles R. Freeland)
030 RAINBOW IN MY DREAMS Rebel SLP-1537
031 NEVER ENDING LOVE FOR YOU Rebel SLP-1537
032 LORENA GO HOME Rebel SLP-1537
033 TRAIN 45 Rebel SLP-1537
034 TEARDROPS FALLING IN THE SNOW Rebel SLP-1537
035 MAGGIE Rebel SLP-1537
036 SOMEWHERE BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND DAWN Rebel SLP-1537
037 LITTLE RED WAGON Rebel SLP-1537
038 MARY DEAR Rebel SLP-1537
039 RUNNING ROBIN Rebel SLP-1537
040 RIGHT COMPANION Rebel SLP-1537
041 MY LITTLE GIRL Rebel SLP-1537

ALBUMS
Rebel R-SLP-1484 Benny & Vallie Cain & The Country Clan: The Wolf Is At The Door; Grandfather's Clock; No One Dear But You; Golden River; The Rheumatism Blues;They Laid Him In The Ground; Rover Rover; Johnny's Rock; Is It Time; F-5 Bounce; You Don't Love Me Like You Use To Do; Watermelon On The Vine – 04-69
Rebel SLP-1537 More Of Benny & Vallie Cain: Rainbow In My Dreams; Never Ending Love For You; Lorena Go Home; Train 45; Teardrops Falling In The Snow; Maggie; Somewhere Between Midnight And Dawn; Little Red Wagon; Mary Dear; Running Robin; Right Companion; My Little Girl – 11-74

SINGLES
Adelphi (1956)
47 The Roving Gambler / Angry Brown Eyes -56
Rebel (1963-74)
F-237 New River Train / Ragtime Annie - 63
F-238 Whoa Mule, Whoa / Somebody's Waiting For Me - 63
F-243 Angel Band / Seeing Nellie Home - 63

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.