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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Whitstein Brothers

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
see also Charlie Louvin
1962 Big Spring, TX – Whitstein Brothers (Charles Whitstein [vcl/gt/mandolin/bck vcl], Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
001 LOUISIANA WOMAN J-Bo
002 YOU TOLD HIM J-Bo
1963 [demo session for Ric Records] Nashville, TN Whitstein Brothers (Charles Whitstein [vcl/gt/mandolin/bck vcl], Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt])
00201 EIGHTH WONDER OF THE WORLD  unissued
more demos possibly recorded
February 1969 Southern Recording, Alexandria, VA – Whitstein Brothers (Charles Whitstein [vcl/gt/mandolin/bck vcl], Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt],  Frank Brocato [gt], Jimmy Nugent [ac bass])
003 WAY UP ON THE MOUNTAIN   Rounder CD 0308                                           
004 RIVER OF JORDAN      Rounder CD 0308                                               
005 ANGELS REJOICED LAST NIGHT  Rounder CD 0308                                         
006 SATAN AND THE SAINT    Rounder CD 0308                                             
007 JESUS IS WHISPERING NOW   Rounder CD 0308                                          
008 FAMILY WHO PRAYS Rounder CD 0308                                                   
009 WHERE WILL YOU BUILD  Rounder CD 0308                                              
010 I WON'T HAVE TO CROSS JORDAN ALONE  Rounder CD 0308                                 
011 I CAN'T SAY NO  Rounder CD 0308                                                    
012 CHRISTIAN LIFE    Rounder CD 0308        
1984 Jack Clement's Cowboy Arms Hotel And Recording Spa,  Nashville, TN – Whitstein Brothers (Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt], Charles Whitstein [vcl/tenor gt/mandolin] + Tommy Goldsmith [gt], Jerry Douglas [dobro], Roy Huskey, Jr. [bass], Blaine Sprouse [fiddle])
013 ROSE OF MY HEART   Rounder 0206              
014 HIGHWAY HEADED SOUTH   Rounder 0206          
015 KENTUCKY   Rounder 0206                      
016 MY CURLY HEADED BABY   Rounder 0206          
017 WEARY DAYS   Rounder 0206                    
018 WEARY BLUES FROM WAITING   Rounder 0206      
019 ARKANSAS   Rounder 0206                      
020 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER   Rounder 0206    
021 EIGHTH WONDER OF THE WORLD   Rounder 0206    
022 SCARED OF THE BLUES   Rounder 0206           
023 WHERE THE OLD RIVER FLOWS   Rounder 0206     
024 SMOKEY MOUNTAIN MEMORIES   Rounder 0206      
1986 Nashville Sound Connection, Nashville, TN – Whitstein Brothers (Charles Whitstein [vcl/gt/mandolin/bck vcl], Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
025 SHOWBOAT GANGLER   Rounder  0229               
026 WHAT ABOUT YOU   Rounder  0229                 
027 FREIGHT TRAIN BOOGIE   Rounder  0229           
028 HIGH COAST OF LIVIN'   Rounder  0229           
029 EVERGLADES   Rounder  0229                     
030 LOOKS LIKE RAIN TODAY   Rounder  0229          
031 I DON'T BELIEVE YOU'VE MET MY BABY Rounder  0229                                  
032 OZARK MOUNTAIN LULLABY   Rounder  0229         
033 MY BABY'S GONE   Rounder  0229                 
034 MY TEXAS GIRL   Rounder  0229                  
ca. Summer 1989 Nightwing Recording Studio, Shreveport, LA – Whitstein Brothers (Charles Whitstein [vcl/gt/mandolin/bck vcl], Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
035 MANSION ON THE HILL   Rounder CD-0264            
036 WE PARTED BY THE RIVERSIDE   Rounder CD-0264     
037 THERE'S AN OPEN DOOR WAITING   Rounder CD-0264   
038 SINNER YOU'D BETTER GET READY   Rounder CD-0264  
039 WE MET IN THE SADDLE   Rounder CD-0264           
040 I'M TROUBLED   Rounder CD-0264                   
041 THAT SILVER HEIRED DADDY OF MINE                                    
042 SEVEN YEAR BLUES   Rounder CD-0264               
043 WEARY LONESOME BLUES   Rounder CD-0264           
044 SOMEWHERE IN TENNESSEE   Rounder CD-0264         
045 MAPLE ON THE HILL   Rounder CD-0264              
046 IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN  Rounder CD-0264                                  
047 PITFALL   Rounder CD-0264                        
048 BEAUTIFUL LOST RIVER VALLEY   Rounder CD-0264    
1995 Home Place Studio, Nashville, TN/Morning Star Studio, Hendersonville, TN – Whitstein Brothers (Robert Whitstein [vcl/gt], Charles Whitstein [vcl/mandolin] + Jeff White [gt], Jerry White [gt], Adam Steffey [mandolin], Roy Huskey Jr. [bass], Hoot Hester/Ricky Simpkins [fiddle]. Producer: Ken Irwin)
049 YOU ARE HERE   Rounder CD-0344
050 IN YOUR EYES   Rounder CD-0344 
051 WHY DON'T YOU LOVE ME?   Rounder CD-0344 
052 WHAT A CHANGE ONE DAY CAN MAKE   Rounder CD-0344
053 MAKE HIM A SOLDIER   Rounder CD-0344 
054 HARVEST MY HEART   Rounder CD-0344 
055 SHAKE MY MOTHER'S HAND FOR ME   Rounder CD-0344
056 ALONE WITH YOU   Rounder CD-0344
057 NELLIE MOVED TO TOWN   Rounder CD-0344
058 YOU'LL FORGET   Rounder CD-0344 
059 SOUNDS OF SILENCE   Rounder CD-0344
060 WAIT FOR THE LIGHT TO SHINE   Rounder CD-0344
061 PRECIOUS JEWEL   Rounder CD-0344 


ALBUMS
? The Whitstein brothers Sing Gospel Songs Of The Louvins:
Way Up On The Mountain; River Of Jordan; Angels Rejoiced Last Night; Satan And The Saint; Jesus Is Whispering Now; Family Who Prays;  Where Will You Build; I Won't Have To Cross Jordan Alone; I Can't Say No; Christian Life – 69 (reissued on Rounder CD-0308 in 1994)  
Rounder 0206 Rose Of My Heart: Rose Of My Heart; Highway Headed South; Kentucky; My Curly Headed Baby; Weary Days; Weary Blues From Waiting; Arkansas; Bridge Over Troubled Waters; Eighth Wonder Of The World; Scared Of The Moon; Where The Old Red River Flows; Smokey Mountain Memories – 12-84
Rounder 0219 Trouble Ain't Nothin' But The Blues:  Showboat Gangler; What About You; Freight Train Boogie; High Coast Of Livin'; Everglades; Looks Like Rain Today; I Don't Believe You've Met My Baby; Ozark Mountain Lullaby; My Baby's Gone; My Texas Girl - 87            
Rounder CD-0264 Old Time Duets: Mansion On The Hill; We Parted By The Riverside; There's An Open Door Waiting; Sinner You'D Better Get Ready; We Met In The Saddle; I'm Troubled; That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine; Seven Year Blues; Weary Lonesome Blues; Somewhere In Tennessee; Maple On The Hill; If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again; Pitfall; Beautiful Lost River Valley – 89
Rounder CD-0344 Sweet Harmony: You Are Here; In Your Eyes; Why Don't You Love Me?; What A Change One Day Can Make; Make Him A Soldier; Harvest Of My Heart; Shake My Mother's Hand For Me; Alone With You; Nellie Moved To Town; You'll Forget; Sounds Of Silence; Wait For The Light To Shine; Precious Jewel – 20-02-96

SINGLES
J-Bo (1962)
? Louisiana Woman / You Told Him - 62

Joshua Black Wilkins

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1998 unknown – Joshua Black Wilkins
unknown tracks for album One American Highway
2000 unknown – Joshua Black Wilkins
unknown tracks for album Blackboots And A Suitcase
Summer 2002 The Wagon Studios, Shelby Ave, Nashville, TN - Joshua Black Wilkins (Joshua Black Wilkins [vcl],  Bart Weilburg [gt],  Carco Clave [steel], Scott McEwen [bass], Mark Horn [drums])
013 BUY ME A HEARTACHE
014 WOMAN LIKE THIS
015 TRAIN WRECK
016 HUNG UP, HUNG OVER, HUNG OUT TO DRY
017 WELCOME BACK SWEET MISERY
018 BROKEN BONES AND BRUISES
019 DEVIL IN A BLACK DRESS
020 GONE, GONE, GONE
021 YOU THINK I'M GONE
022 ALREADY THERE
023 ALMOST BAD ENOUGH
024 SUCKERPUNCH
025 SHIT AND MEMORIES
026 DIAMOND RINGS
tracks above issued on album 17th & Shelby
2004 Nashville, TN –  Joshua Black Wilkins
027 COUNTING SHOOTING STARS Angryson 54964
028 YOU DON'T WANT TO BE MY GAL Angryson 54964
029 IN MY TIME OF DYING Angryson 54964
030 USED TO THINK TWICE Angryson 54964
031 HELLBENT AND BROKENHEARTED Angryson 54964
032 TELL THE DEVIL Angryson 54964 
033 BROKEN STRINGS AND PROMISES Angryson 54964
034  BARBED WIRE Angryson 54964
035 I DON'T GIVE A DAMN Angryson 54964 
036 BACK IN THE RING AGAIN Angryson 54964 
037 DEVIL RIDING SHOTGUN Angryson 54964 
038 DOWN BY THE WATERSIDE Angryson 54964
039 PAWNSHOP AIN'T NO PLACE FOR A WEDDING RING Angryson 54964 
040 ALL I WANT TO SAY TO YOU Angryson 54964 
2006 Nashville, TN –  Joshua Black Wilkins
041 NO EVIL, NO MORE
042 PRETTY AS A JUNKYARD
043 SHAME ON ALABAMA
044 SAWDUST, CIGARETTES
045 MAKE SURE I'M DEAD -
tracks above issued on EP Pretty As A Junkyard
2009 Nashville, TN –  Joshua Black Wilkins & Forty Volts
046 NORTHERN LIGHTS
047 CATCH YOUR FALL
048 DRUNK BEFORE
049 BACKSEAT OF HER CAR
050 WHILE YOU WAIT
051 HALOS
052 STAYING UP, SLEEPING IN
053 JADED
054 I KNOW YOUR ROUTE
055 TAPS
056  PICTURES ON THE WALL
057 DUCT TAPE
tracks above issued on album While You Wait
2010 Nashville, TN –  Joshua Black Wilkins
058 NEW YORK OR LOUISIANA [acoustic version]
2010 The Reel East Nashville Studios, Nashville, TN - Joshua Black Wilkins (Joshua Black Wilkins [vcl/gt], ? [banjo], Amanda Shires [fiddle]. Producer: Cali DeVaney)
059 CHURCH ON THE HILL
060 HANDICAPPED HEART
061 BLIND TURN
062 MILES AWAY
063 EASIEST DOLLAR
064 TAKE MY TIME
065 JUST A FRAME
066 SHACKLES AND CHAINS
067 OUTSHINED
068 DON'T THINK THAT I
069 LATE NIGHT TALKS
070 QUEEN OF DIAMONDS
071 MIKE ALLEN
tracks above issued on album The Girlfriend Sessions

ALBUMS
 Joshua Black Wilkins ? One American Highway: (tracks unknown)  - 98
Joshua Black Wilkins ? Blackboots And A Suitcase: (tracks unknown)  -. 00
Joshua Black Wilkins ? (UPC 664980016224) 17th and Shelby: Buy Me A Heartache; Woman Like This; Train Wreck; Hung up, Hung over, Hung out to dry; Welcome Back Sweet Misery; Broken Bones and Bruises; Devil In A Black Dress; Gone, Gone, Gone; You Think I'm Gone; Already There; Almost Bad Enough; Suckerpunch; Shit And Memories; Diamond Rings - 03
Angryson 54964 Hellbent And Brokenhearted: Counting Shooting Stars; You Don't Want to Be My Gal; In My Time of Dying; Used to Think Twice; Hellbent and Brokenhearted; Tell the Devil; Broken Strings and Promises; Barbed Wire; I Don't Give A Damn; Back in the Ring Again; Devil Riding Shotgun; Down by the Waterside; Pawnshop Ain't No Place For a Wedding Ring;  All I Want to Say to You – 09-04
Angryson ? (UPC 837101240819) Pretty As A Junkyard: No Evil, No More; Pretty As A Junkyard;Shame On Alabama; Sawdust, cigarettes; Make Sure I'm Dead - 10-06 (EP)
Joshua Black Wilkins ? (UPC 884501387309) While You Wait: Northern Lights; Catch Your Fall; Drunk Before; Backseat Of Her Car; While You Wait; Halos; Staying Up, Sleeping In; Jaded; I Know Your Route; Taps; Pictures On The Wall; Duct Tape – 10 & Forty Volts
Joshua Black Wilkins ? (UPC 885767900592)  The Girlfriend Sessions: Church on the Hill; Handicapped Heart; Blind Turn; Miles Away; Easiest Dollar; Take My Time; Just a Frame; Shackles and Chains; Outshined; Don't Think That I; Late Night Talks; Queen of Diamonds; Mike Allen - 11

Bryen Willems

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

2007 Unit 4 Studios, Brookvale, NSW,  AUS – Bryen Willems (Bryen Willems [vcl], Jake Lardot [gt], Travis Collins [gt], Tomi Graso [steel], Allan Tomkins [bass], Nicki Gillis [bck vcl]. Producer: Gary Brown, Les Scott)
001 LONESOME, ON'RY AND MEAN  Leap 004 
002 11 MONTHS AND 29 DAYS  Leap 004 
003 TOO COLD AT HOME  Leap 004 
004 DEEP DOWN I'M SHALLOW  Leap 004 
005 AS LONG AS I LIVE  Leap 004 
006 HIGHWAY JUNKIE  Leap 004 
007 HONKY-TONK SONG  Leap 004  Leap 008
008 ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER DOLLAR  Leap 004 
009 BEER AND LIPSTICK  Leap 004 
010 BABY ARE YOU RUNNIN'  Leap 004
011 JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE  Leap 004
2011 Unit 4 Studios, Brookvale, NSW, AUS – Bryen Willems (Bryen Willems [vcl], Jake Lardot [ld gt], Gary Brown [Dobro],  Tomi Graso [pedal steel], Allan Tomkins [bass], Malcolm Hamerston [drums], Hamish Davidson [fiddle], Michael Varecka [piano/keyboards] + The Brookvalettes: Mary-Anne Burton, Nicki Gillis, Karen Willems. Producer: Gary Brown)
012 TWO FOR ONE COCKTAIL  Leap 008
013 ACE IN THE HOLE  Leap 008
014 TOGETHER AGAIN  Leap 008
015 SHE LET HERSELF GO  Leap 008
016 LET’S BE IN LOVE  Leap 008
017 NOWHERE ROAD  Leap 008
018 HELLO BEER  Leap 008
019 LONESOME HIGHWAY BLUES  Leap 008
020 DRINKIN‘ AND DRIVIN‘  Leap 008
021 YOU WIN AGAIN  Leap 008
022 PRECIOUS LORD TAKE MY HAND  Leap 008

ALBUMS
Leap  [AUS] LEAP004 Too Cold At Home: Lonesome, On'ry And Mean; 11 Months And 29 Days; Too Cold At Home; Deep Down I'm Shallow; As Long As I Live; Highway Junkie; Honky-Tonk Song; Another Day, Another Dollar; Beer And Lipstick; Baby Are You Runnin'; Just a Closer Walk With Thee – 05-07
Leap [AUS] LEAP008 No Band Here Till Friday: Two For One Cocktail; Ace In The Hole; Together Again; She Let Herself Go; Let’s Be In Love; Nowhere Road; Hello Beer; Lonesome Highway Blues; Drinkin‘ And Drivin‘; You Win Again; Precious Lord Take My Hand; Honky Tonk Song - 24-01-12

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.