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Saturday, June 18, 2011

Freddy Weller

Wilton Frederick Weller, *09-09-1947 Atlanta, GA
2nd version
by Praguefrank, Bill Daniels, Michel Ruppli, Kent Heineman, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS
also member of Paule Revere & The Raiders
1961 unknown – Freddy Weller
001 NO ONE TO LOVE Dore 595
002 MARY I'M GLAD TO SEE YOU Dore 595
1965 unknown – Freddy Weller
003 YOU BETTER GO JOIN THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS Apt 25096
004 WALK AWAY SOFTLY 25096
7 February 1969 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay)
005 HCO 105613 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY 4-44800/CS-9904 CCM330-2
006 HCO 105614 HOME 4-44800/CS-9904 CCM330-2
16 April 1969 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay)
007 HCO 105956 THESE ARE NOT MY PEOPLE 4-44916/CS-9904 CCM330-2
008 HCO 105957 YOU NEVER KNEW JULIE 4.44916/CS-9904
April/May 1969 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Freddy Wheeler [vcl], Clarence White [gt], Red Rhodes [steel], Keith Allison [bass], Dennis St John/Archie Francis [drums], Glen D. Hardin [piano]. Producer: Mark Lindsay)
009 OAKRIDGE TENNESSEE CS-9904
010 LOUISIANA REDBONE CS-9904
011 ONE WOMAN CAN'T HOLD ME CS-9904
012 MY, MY MOMMA CS-9904
013 FREEBORN MAN CS-9904
014 BIRMINGHAM CS-9904
21 May 1969 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay)
015 HCO 106162 GOODNIGHT SANDY 4-45276/CS-9904
22 September 1969 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay)
016 HCO 104236 AMARILLO, TEXAS 4-45026/CS-1036
HCO 104237 unknown title (CS 1036?)
017 HCO 104238 DOWN IN THE BOONDOCKS 4-45026/CS-1036 CCM330-2
018 HCO 104239 I SHOOK THE HAND 4-45087/CS-1036
019 HCO 104240 WE GOTTA ALL GET TOGETHER 4-45087/CS-1036
4 February 1970 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay)
020 HCO 104832 LISTEN TO THE YOUNG FOLKS 4-45138/CS-1036
021 HCO 104835 THAT LITTLE BOY 4-45138/CS-1036
prob. February 1970 CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Freddy Weller (Producer: Mark Lindsay) (prob. also masters 104833,104834)
022 CHILDREN CS-1036
023 LOOK FOR ME WHEN YOU SEE ME COMIN' CS-1036
024 SUNDAY MORNING COMIN' DOWN CS-1036
025 OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE CS-1036
026 UP ON CRIPPLE CREEK CS-1036
28 October 1970* Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
027 NCO 108709 THE PROMISED LAND 4-45276/C-30638 CCM330-2
NCO 108710 unknown title
028 NCO 108711* (I'D DO IT ALL) OVER YOU 4-45388
24 February 1971 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
029 NCO 109012 GOOD OLD-FASHIONED MUSIC 4-45542/C-30638
ca February 1971 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill) (most of tracks probably recorded on February 24 or 25)
030 THE SEASHORES OF OLD MEXICO C-30638
031 STAGGER LEE C-30638
032 HELP ME MAKE IT THROUGH THE NIGHT C-30638
033 ANOTHER NIGHT OF LOVE C-30638
034 ROSE GARDEN C-30638
035 WITHIN MY MEMORY C-30638
036 J. TYLER ROSENTHAL C-30638
037 TRAIN, TRAIN (CARRY ME AWAY) C-30638
25 February 1971 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
038 NCO 109018 INDIAN LAKE 4-45388 /C-30638 CCM330-2
8 July 1971 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
039 NCO 110810 ANOTHER NIGHT OF LOVE 4-45451 CCM330-2
040 NCO 110811 ALWAYS SOMETHING SPECIAL 4-45451
9 December 1971 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
041 NCO 114136 BALLAD OF A HILLBILLY SINGER [KING OF HILLBILLY SINGERS??] 4-45542/ CCM330-2
13 April 1972 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
042 NCO 114300 THE ROADMASTER 4-45624 / KC-31769 CCM330-2
NCO 114301 unknown title
043 NCO 114302 WHO DO YOU LOVE 4-45624/KC-31769
ca April-June 1972 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
044 LET'S MAKE THE MOST OF TONIGHT KC-31769
045 LONELY WOMEN MADE GOOD LOVERS KC-31769
046 GOOD GOD ALMIGHTY KC-31769
047 BARS HAVE MADE A PRISONER OUT OF ME KC-31769
048 SWEET SOUNDS OF LOVE KC-31769
049 AN OLDIE, BUT A GOODIE KC-31769
16 June 1972 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
050 NCO 114382 SHE LOVES ME (RIGHT OUT OF MY MIND) 4-45723/KC-31769 CCM330-2
051 NCO 114383 THERE'S AN ANGEL ON MY SHOULDER 4-45723/KC-31769
20/22 February 1973 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
052 NCO 114973 GEORGIA GIRL 4-45968/KC-32218
053 LOVING YOU COMES EASY KC-32218
054 YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES KC-32218
055 WARM SWEET LOVE KC-32218
056 PASS ME BY KC-32218
057 NCO 114978 BETTY ANN AND SHIRLEY COLE 4-45902/KC-32218
058 EASY LISTENING KC-32218
059 NCO 114980 THE PERFECT STRANGER 4-45902/KC-32218 CCM330-2
060 DON'T PLAY ME NO DEMOS KC-32218
061 NCO 114983 TOO MUCH MONKEY BUSINESS 4-45827/KC-32218 CCM330-2
062 NCO 114985 IT SURE FEELS GOOD (TO BE LOVED AGAIN) 4-45827/KC-32218
12 October 1973 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
063 NCO 115218 I'VE JUST GOT TO KNOW (HOW LOVING YOU WOULD BE) 4-45968/KC-32958 CCM330-2
064 NCO 115219 SEXY LADY 4-46040/KC-32958 CCM330-2
ca October 1973 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
065 YOU'RE NOT GETTING OLDER (YOU'RE GETTING BETTER) KC-32958 CCM330-2
066 AIN'T IT GOOD KC-32958
067 PUT YOUR HEART INTO IT KC-32958
068 HOT FIRE KC-32958
069 LOVE LIGHT KC-32958
070 SCARLET WATER KC-32958
071 ARE WE MAKIN' LOVE KC-32958
072 ALWAYS SOMETHING SPECIAL KC-32958
073 LOVIN' TIME KC-32958
19 December 1973 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
074 NCO 115296 BOBBY CRABTREE'S GRAVE 4-46040
ca. December 1974 poss. Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Ron Chancey)
075 28779 LOVE YOU BACK TO GEORGIA DOA-17554/DOSD-2026
076 SALTY DOG BLUES DOSD-2026
077 I'LL NEVER FIND A LOVE LIKE THAT AGAIN DOSD-2026
078 28782 STILL MAKING LOVE TO YOU DOA-17577/DOSD-2026
079 28783 SHOW EM THE WAY TO YOUR LOVE DOA-17554/DOSD-2026
080 THAT'S YOU DOSD-2026
081 LET'S GET BACK IN TOUCH DOSD-2026
082 HAVE YOU EVER DONE IT DOSD-2026
083 A THREE LEGGED DOG DOSD-2026
ca. May 1975 poss. Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Ron Chancey)
084 28828 STONE CRAZY DOA-17577/DOSD-2026
ca January 1976 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
085 ASK ANY OLD CHEATER WHO KNOWS 3-10300/KC-34294
086 A LEGEND IN MY HOME 3-10300/KC-34294
ca April 1976 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
087 LIQUOR, LOVE, AND LIFE 3-10352/KC-34294
088 CELIA BROWN 3-10352/KC-34294
089 WHAT A TIME KC-34294
090 ROOM 269 3-10411/KC-34294
091 FALLIN' IN LOVE TONIGHT KC-34294
092 YOU'RE THE ONE TO EVER LOVE ME GOOD ENOUGH TO MAKE ME WANT TO STAY HOME KC-34294
093 I DRANK MYSELF SOBER 3-10411/KC-34294
094 WHEN YOU WERE MINE 3-10482/KC-34294
ca December 1976 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
095 STRAWBERRY CURLS 3-10482/KC-34709
ca March 1977 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
096 MERRY-GO-ROUND 3-10539/KC-34709
097 NOBODY CARES BUT YOU 3-10598/KC-34709 CCM330-2
098 BUT I DO KC-34709
099 CRY ON YOUR PILLOW KC-34709
100 (AFTER SWEET MEMORIES) PLAY BORN TO LOSE AGAIN KC-34709
101 LOVE DOCTOR 3-10598/KC-34709
102 ONE MAN SHOW 3-10539/KC-34709
103 WHISKEY AND DAISY KC-34709
104 I JUST CAN'T GET OVER YOU (GETTING OVER ME) KC-34709
ca December 1977 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
105 LET ME FALL BACK IN YOUR ARMS 3-10682
106 SNUFF QUEENS 3-10682
1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN/ Jack Clement Recording Studio, 3102 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Freddy Weller [vcl], Lorrie Morgan [vcl-3], Chip Young [gt], Leo Jackson [gt], Reggie Young [gt], Joe Allen [], Weldon Myrick [steel], Jerry Carrigan [drums], Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Charlie McCoy, Terry McMillan, Hargus Robbins [piano], Shane Keister, Shelton Kurland Strings, Nashville Edition [-1], The Jordanaires [2]. Producer: Billy Sherrill)
107 BAR WARS -2 3-10769/KC-35658 CCM330-2
108 ONE OF THE MYSTERIES OF LIFE -2 3-10769/KC-35658
109 LOVE GOT IN THE WAY -1-3 3-10837/KC-35658 CCM330-2
110 YOU WIN AGAIN -1 3-10837/KC-35658
111 OH, OH, OH -1 KC-35658
112 FANTASY ISLAND -1 3-10890/ KC-35658 CCM330-2
113 TAKE A LITTLE BIT -1 3-10890/KC-35658
114 ROCK-A-BYE BABY -2 KC-35658
115 DIZZY -1 KC-35658
116 THE LEGEND OF PAUL REVERE AND THE RAIDERS -1 KC-35658 CCM330-2
ca March 1979 poss. Jack Clement Recording Studio, 3102 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Billy Sherrill)
117 NADINE 3-10973/ CCM330-2
118 TOO MANY MEMORIES 3-10973
ca June 1979 Jack Clement Recording Studio, 3102 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Ray Baker)
119 THAT RUN-AWAY WOMAN OF MINE 1-11044
120 ATLANTA 1-11044/JC-36231
121 LET'S STRIKE TONIGHT (WHILE THE IRON IS HOT) JC-36231
Summer 1979 Creative Workshop, 2804 Azalea Ave., Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller (Producer: Buzz Cason)
122 GO FOR THE NIGHT 1-11149/JC-36231 CCM330-2
123 TONIGHT I'M DRINKING 11-11394/JC-36231
124 LOST IN AUSTIN 1-11266/JC-36231
125 NIGHT MAN JC-36231
126 EXPLOSION 1-11266/JC-36231
127 STILL YOUR FOOL 11-11394/JC-36231
128 SLEEP WITH ME 1-11221/JC-36231
129 A MILLION OLD GOODBYES 1-11221/JC-36231
130 TWO MAKES ONE WONDERFUL LIFE 1-11149
1982 Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller
131 ON THE ROAD AGAIN 51 West Q 16237
132 SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME 51 West Q 16237
133 I'M A RAMBLIN' MAN 51 West Q 16237
134 DRIVIN' MY LIFE AWAY 51 West Q 16237
135 PARTY TIME 51 West Q 16237
136 SOUTHERN NIGHTS 51 West Q 16237
137 MAYBELLINE 51 West Q 16237
138 LOVE A RAINY NIGHT 51 West Q 16237
139 WURLITZER PRIZE 51 West Q 16237
140 STAND BY ME 51 West Q 16237
1983 poss. Nashville, TN – Freddy Weller
141 WILD STREAK BTB TS-5001
142 SERIOUS FUN BTB TS-5001


ALBUMS
Columbia CS-9904 Games People Play/These Are Not By People: Games People Play; Oakridge Tennessee; Home; Louisiana Redbone; One Woman Can't Hold Me; My, My Momma; These Are Not My People; Freeborn Man; You Never Knew Julie; Birmingham; Goodnight Sandy – 07-69 (MX: XSM 150654/5. Reissued in 1973 on LE-10038)
Columbia CS-1036 Listen To The Young Folks: Listen To The Young Folks; Children; Look For Me When You See Me Comin'; Sunday Morning Comin' Down; I Shook The Hand; Down In The Boondocks; Okie From Muskogee; That Little Boy; Up On Cripple Creek; We Gotta All Get Together; Amarillo, Texas – 05-70 (MX: XSM 152649/50 )
Columbia C-30638 The Promised Land: The Promised Land; The Seashores Of Old Mexico; Stagger Lee; Help Me Make It Through The Night; Another Night Of Love; Indian Lake; Rose Garden; Within My Memory; J. Tyler Rosenthal; Good Old-Fashioned Music; Train, Train (Carry Me Away) – 04-71 (Retitled to Another Night Of Love)
Harmony KH-31784 Freddy Weller's Country Collection: Games People Play; Children; Okie From Muskogee; Freeborn Man; Down In The Boondocks; Listen To The Young Folks; Sunday Morning Coming Down; Up On Cripple Creek; Home; These Are Not My People – 72 (sampler)
Columbia KC-31769 The Roadmaster: The Roadmaster; Let's Make The Most Of Tonight; She Loves Me; Lonely Women Made Good Lovers; Who Do You Love?; There's An Angel On My Shoulder; Good God Almighty; Bars Have Made A Prisoner Out Of Me; Sweet Sounds Of Love; An Oldie, But A Goodie – 10-72
Columbia KC-32218 Too Much Monkey Business: Too Much Monkey Business; It Sure Feels Good (To Be Loved Again); The Perfect Stranger; Loving You Comes Easy; Betty Ann And Shirley; You Got What It Takes; Warm Sweet Love; Georgia Girl; Pass Me By; Easy Listening; Don't Play Me No Demos – 05-73
Columbia KC-32958 Sexy Lady: Sexy Lady; You're Not Getting Older; Ain't It Good; Put Your Heart Into It; Hot Fire; I've Got To Know; Love Light; Scarlet Water; Are We Makin' Love; Always Something Special; Lovin' Time – 02-74
ABC-Dot DOSD-2026 Freddy Weller: Love You Back To Georgia; Still Making Love To You; Salty Dog Blues; I'll Never Find A Love Like That Again; That's You; Stone Crazy; Let's Get Back In Touch; Show Em The Way To Your Love; Have You Ever Done It; A Three Legged Dog – 19-06-75
Columbia KC-33833 Freddy Weller's Greatest Hits: Games People Play; Down In The Boondock; Indian Lake; Roadmaster; These Are Not My People; Promised Land; Too Much Monkey Business; She Loves Me (Right Out Of My Mind); Perfect Stranger; Sexy Lady – 10-75 (sampler)
Columbia KC-34294 Liquor, Love, And Life: Liquor, Love, And Life; Celia Brown; What A Time; Room 269; Fallin' In Love Tonight; You're The One To Ever Love Me Good Enough To Make Me Want To Stay Home; Ask Any Old Cheater Who Knows; A Legend In My Home; I Drank Myself Sober; When You Were Mine – 07-76
Columbia KC-34709 One Man Show: Strawberry Curls; Merry-Go-Round; Nobody Cares But You; But I Do; Cry On Your Pillow; (After Sweet Memories) Play Born To Lose Again; Love Doctor; One Man Show; Whiskey And Daisy; I Just Can't Get Over You (Getting Over Me) – 06-77
Columbia KC-35658 Love Got In The Way: Bar Wars; Oh, Oh, Oh; Love Got In The Way; One Of The Mysteries Of Love; Fantasy Island; Take A Little Bit; You Win Again; Rock-A-Bye Baby; Dizzy; The Legend Of Paul Revere And The Raiders – 03-11-78
Columbia JC-36231 Go For The Night: Go For The Night; Tonight I'm Drinking; Lost In Austin; Night Man; Explosion; Still Your Fool; Sleep With Me; Atlanta; Let's Strike Tonight (While The Iron Is Hot); A Million Old Goodbyes – 29-02-80
51-West Q-16237 Ramblin' Man: On The Road Again; Save The Last Dance For Me; I'm A Ramblin' Man; Drivin' My Life Away; Party Time; Southern Nights; Maybelline; Love A Rainy Night; Wurlitzer Prize; Stand By Me - 82
Sony Special Products A-28909 Freddy Weller Sings His Big Ones: Games People Play; These Are Not My People; The Promised Land; Indian Lake; She Loves Me (Right Out of My Mind); Another Night of Love; Too Much Monkey Business; The Perfect Stranger; I've Just Got to Know (How Loving You Would Be); You're Not Getting Older (You're Getting Better) – 98 (sampler)
Music Mill MMIL 70011 Greatest Hits: Games People Play; The Promised Land; Indian Lake; She Loves Me Right Out of My Mind; The Roadmaster; The Perfect Stranger; Another Night of Love; Down in the Boondocks; These Are Not My People; Lonely Women Make Good Lovers – 06-03-00 (sampler)
Collectors' Choice Music CCM330-2 Very Best Of Freddy Weller: Home; Games People Play; These Are Not My People; Down in the Boondocks; The Promised Land; Indian Lake; Another Night of Love; Ballad of a Hillbilly Singer*; The Roadmaster; She Loves Me (Right Out of My Mind); Too Much Monkey Business; The Perfect Stranger; I've Just Got to Know (How Loving You Would Be); Sexy Lady; You're Not Getting Older (You're Getting Better); Nobody Cares But You; Bar Wars; Love Got in the Way; Fantasy Island; Nadine*; Go For the Night; The Legend of Paul Revere & The Raiders – 11-03-03 (*previously unissued on album)
Freddy Weller possibly recorded some new material in ca 2008. No details available

SINGLES
Dore (1961)
595 No One To Love / Mary I'm Glad To See You - 61
Apt (1965)
25096 You Better Go Join The Campfire Girls / Walk Away Softly - 65
Columbia (1969-74)
4-44800 Games People Play / Home - 03-69
4-44916 These Are Not My People / You Never Knew Julie - 06-69
4-45026 Down In The Boondocks / Amarillo, Texas - 10-69
4-45087 I Shook The Hand / We Gotta All Get Together – ca. 23-01-70
4-45138 Listen To The Young Folks / That Little Boy – ca. 05-70
4-45276 The Promised Land / Goodnight Sandy - 11-70
4-45388 (I'd Do It All) Over You / Indian Lake – ca. 04-71
13-33172 Games People Play / These Are Not My People - 71 (reissue)
4-45451 Another Night Of Love / Always Something Special - 08-71
4-45542 Good Old-Fashioned Music / Ballad Of A Hillbilly Singer – ca. 28-01-72
4-45624 The Roadmaster / Who Do You Love - 05-72
4-45723 There's An Angel On My Shoulder / She Loves Me (Right Out Of My Mind) - 10-72
4-45827 Too Much Monkey Business / It Sure Feels Good (To Be Loved Again) - 03-73
4-45902 The Perfect Stranger / Betty Ann And Shirley Cole – ca. 13-07-73
4-45968 I've Just Got To Know (How Loving You Would Be) / Georgia Girl - 11-73
4-46040 Sexy Lady / Bobby Crabtree's Grave - 03-74
13-33251 She Loves Me (Right Out Of My Mind) / Too Much Monkey Business – 74 (reissue)
3-10016 You're Not Getting Old (You're Getting Bettter) / Are We Makin' Love? - 07-74
ABC-Dot (1975)
DOA-17554 Love You Back To Georgia / Show 'Em The Way To Your Love – 21-04-75
DOA-17577 Stone Crazy / Still Making Love To You - 09-75
Columbia (1976-80)
3-10300 Ask Any Old Cheater Who Knows / A Legend In My Home - 03-76
3-10352 Liquor, Love, And Life / Celia Brown - 06-76
3-10411 Room 269 / I Drank Myself Sober - 10-76
3-10482 Strawberry Curls / When You Were Mine - 01-77
3-10539 Merry-Go-Round / One Man Show - 05-77
3-10598 Nobody Cares For You / Love Doctor - 08-77
3-10682 Let Me Fall Back In Your Arms / Snuff Queens – 14-02-78
3-10769 Bar Wars / One Of The Mysteries Of Life – 08-06-78
3-10837 Love Got In The Way / You Win Again – 21-09-78
13-33368 Bar Wars / Merry-Go-Round - 09-01-79 (reissue)
13-33369 Room 269 / Nobody Cares But You - 09-01-79 (reissue)
3-10890 Fantasy Island / Take A Little Bit - 01-79
3-10973 Nadine / Too Many Memories – 24-04-79
1-11044 That Run-Away Woman Of Mine / Atlanta – 12-07-79
1-11149 Go For The Night / Two Makes One Wonderful Life – 25-10-79
1-11221 A Million Old Goodbyes / Sleep With Me - 02-80
1-11266 Lost In Austin / Explosion - 05-80
11-11394 Still Your Fool / Tonight I'm Drinkin' – ca. 29-10-80
BTB (1983)
TS-5001 - Wild Streak / Serious Fun - 83

Preston Ward

by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Allan Turner with help of www.45rpmrecords.com
SESSIONS
April 1947 poss. King Recording Studio, 1540 Brewster Ave., Cincinnati, OH - Preston Ward & His Echo Valley Boys
001 K2442 MY EYES ARE STILL DRY King 641
002 K2443 IT‘S A SHAME THE WAY YOU TREATED ME King 641
003 K2446/D753 THERE‘S A DANGEROUS CURVE AHEAD DeLuxe 5050
004 K2447/D754 I’LL STILL BE MISSING YOU DeLuxe 5050
1952 unknown – Preston Ward, & Billy Thomas [-1], Harry Adams [-2] & The Echo Valley Boys
005 7004 ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL -1 Kentucky 524
006 7005 HOW CAN I HELP LOVIN‘ YOU -2 Kentucky 524
1952 unknown – Preston Ward
007 7011 SINCE SHE PUT HER SPURS IN MY HEART Maestro 11
008 7012/7065* LITTLE COWBOY Maestro 11 Hit Parade 501*
1952 poss. Gateway Studio, Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward
009 8012 LETTERS HAVE NO ARMS Kentucky 536
010 8013 MISSING IN ACTION 536
011 8014 I LOVE YOU BECAUSE 540
012 8015 IT’S BEEN SO LONG DARLING 541
013 8016 FILIPINO BABY 540
014 8017 TENNESSEE SATURDAY NIGHT 541
015 8018 FARTHER ALONG 545
016 8019 STAND BY ME 545
017 WILD SIDE OF LIDE Big 4 Hits 10
018 SOMEBODY'S STOLEN MY HONEY Big 4 Hits 10
019 WONDERING Big 4 Hits 10
020 FORTUNE IN MEMORIES Big 4 Hits 14
021 MARRIED BY THE BIBLE DIVORCED BY THE LAW Big 4 Hits 14
022 HOW COLD HEARTED CAN YOU GET Big 4 Hits 16
023 A MIGHTLY PRETTY WALTZ Big 4 Hits 16
024 RUDOLPH THE RED NOSE REINDEER Big 4 Hits 18
025 SOMEBODY LOVES ME Big 4 Hits 21
026 BACK STRET AFFAIR Big 4 Hits 21
1953 poss. Gateway Studio, Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward
027 WHAT WOULD YOU GIVE IN EXCHANGE FOR YOUR SOUL Big 4 Hits 29
028 THIS WORLD IS NOT MINE Big 4 Hits 29
029 NEVER GROW OLD Big 4 Hits 29
030 HOLY LIFE INSURANCE Big 4 Hits 29
031 DEAR JUDGE Big 4 Hits 35
032 I WILL MISS YOU WHEN YOU GO Big 4 Hits 35
033 YOU’RE UNDER ARREST Big 4 Hits 36
034 RUB-A-DUB-DUB Big 4 Hits 39
035 MY WASTED PAST Big 4 Hits 44
036 COUNTERFEIT KISSES Big 4 Hits 55
037 YESTERDAYS GIRL Big 4 Hits 55
1954 poss. Gateway Studio, Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward
038 HONKY TONK GIRL Big 4 Hits 97
039 BLUE CHRISTMAS Big 4 Hits 110
040 TWO GLASSES JOE Big 4 Hits 115
041 NEW GREEN LIGHT Big 4 Hits 116 126
042 OLD SHEP Big 4 Hits 120
043 THE YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS Big 4 Hits 120
044 PRECIOUS JEWEL Big 4 Hits 121
1956 poss. Gateway Studio, Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward
045 8950 BLACKBOARD OF MY HEART Gateway 1172
046 8951 UNCLE PEN Gateway 1172
1956 poss. Gateway Studio, Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward
047 8974 I WALK THE LINE Gateway 1179 Big 4 Hits 195
1960 Cincinnati, OH – Preston Ward & The Echo Valley Boys
048 3329 THAT OLD GIRL OF MINE Echo 284
049 3330 OLD MAN IN THE MOON Echo 284

SINGLES
King/*Deluxe
641 My Eyes Are Still Dry / It’s A Shame The Way You Treated Me - 47
*5050 There’s A Dangerous Curve Ahead / I’ll Still Be Missing You
Maestro (1952)
11 Since She Put Her Spurs In My Heart / Little Cowboy - 52
Kentucky/*Gateway Top Tune
524 Orange Blossom Special (w. Billy Thomas) / How Can I Help Lovin‘ You (w. Harry Adams) - 52
536 Letters Have No Arms / Missing In Action - 52
540 I Love You Because / Filipino Baby - 52
541 Tennessee Saturday Night / It's Been So Long Darling - 52
545 Stand By Me / Farther Along – 52


Hit Parade 501 Little Cowboy [Preston Ward] / Daffadilly Duck [George Goehring and The Echo Valley Boys] – ca 52
*1172 Blackboard Of My Heart / Uncle Pen – 56
*1179 [Preston Ward:] I’ll Walk The Line / [Charlie Chain:] Honky Tonk Man - 56
Big 4 Hits EPs
10 [Preston Ward:] Wild Side Of Life; Somebody's Stolen My Honey / [Jim Watson:] Busybody; [Preston Ward:] Wondering – 52 (MX: 7056/7057)
14 [Jim Fair:] Full Time Job; Be Sure You Know / [Preston Ward:] Fortune In Memories; Married By The Bible Divorced By The Law – 52 (MX: 7071/7074)
16 [Delbert Barker:] That Heart Belongs To Me; Two Faced Clock / [Preston Ward:] How Cold Hearted Can You Get; A Mightly Pretty Waltz – 52 (MX: 7077/7078)
18 [Belltone Trio:] Jingle Bells; God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen / [Woody Woodell:] Elfie The Elf; [Preston Ward:] Rudolph The Red Nose Reindeer – 52 (MX: 8046/8047)
21 [Preston Ward:] Somebody Loves Me; Back Stret Affair / [Delbert Baker:] I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive; I Could Never Be Ashamed Of You – 52 (MX: 8068/8069)
29 Never Grow Old; Holy Life Insurance / What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul; This World Is Not Mine – 53 (MX:8146/8144)
35 [Al Runyon;] Honeymoon On A Rocket Ship; A Fool Such As I / [Preston Ward:] Dear Judge; I Will Miss You When You Go – 53 (MX: 8152/8153)
36 You’re Under Arrest + 3 more by other artists – 53 (MX: 8154/8155)
39 Rub-A-Dub-Dub + 3 more by other artists – 53 (MX: 8209/8225)
44 My Wasted Past + 3 more by other artists – 53 (MX: 8285/8286)
55 [Delbert Barker:] Walking The Dog; [Preston Ward:] Counterfeit Kisses / [Delbert Barker:] There Stands The Glass; [Preston Ward:] Yesterdays Girl – 53 (MX: 8329/8330)
97 Honky Tonk Girl + 3 more by other artists – 54 (MX: 8486/8467)
110 Blue Christmas+ 3 more by other artists – 54 (MX: 8519/8520)
115 Two Glasses Joe + 3 more by other artists – 54 (MX: 8552/8553)
116 New Green Light + 3 more by other artists – 54 (MX: 8554/8555)
120 Old Shep; The Yellow Rose Of Texas / [Jamie Watson:] Little Mohee; The Letter Edged In Black – 54 (MX:8570/8571)
121 Precious Jewel + 3 more by other artists – 54 (MX: 8572/8573)
126 New Green Light + 3 more by other artists – 55 (MX: 8603/8604)
191 Blackboard Of My Heart; Uncle Pen / [Jim Watson:] Little Rosa; [Jimmie Fair:] For Rent – 56 (MX: 8952/8953)
195 I Walk The Line + 3 more by other artists – 56 (MX: 8970/8971)
Echo (1960)
284 That Old Girl Of Mine / Old Man In The Moon - 60

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.