SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Sunday, July 15, 2012

Tommy Zang

2nd version
by Praguefrank, Bill Daniels
SESSIONS
1958 unknown – Tommy Zang
001 WHITE SILENCE Mark 116
002 WITH THE GOOD LORD WILLING Mark 116
1959 unknown – Tommy Zang
003 LONELY AS AN ISLAND Canadian-American 102
004 JENNINGS STREET NEAR FALCON SQUARE Canadian-American 102
005 5951 BREAK A CHAIN Canadian-American JB 106/7 HMV 45-POP-611
006 5952 I'LL PUT A STRING ON YOUR FINGER Canadian-American JB 106/7 HMV 45-POP-611
22 September 1959 Bradley Film & Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Tommy Zang
007 F-241 TAKE THESE CHAINS FROM MY HEART 45-1114
008 F-242 I WONDER WHEN WE‘LL EVER KNOW 45-1109
009 F-243 NASHVILLE BLUES 45-1109
010 F-244 UNDER YOUR SPELL AGAIN 45-1114
011 F-245 I CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU 45-1122
012 F-246 TRULY, TRULY 45-1122
ca. October 1960 poss. RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN - Tommy Zang
013 F-288 HEY GOOD LOOKIN’ 45-1133 Polydor NH 66957
014 F-289 EVERY HOUR, EVERY DAY 45-1148 Polydor NH 66955
015 F-290? WITH LOVE (FOR YOU) 45-1133 Polydor NH 66957
016 F-291? I'M GONNA SLIP YOU OFFA MY MIND 45-1148 Polydor NH 66955
9 November 1961 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Tommy Zang (Tommy Zang [vcl], Ray Edenton [gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Wesley Rose)
017 F-358 I LOVE YOU BECAUSE 45-1180 Polydor NH 66980
018 F-359 I CAN’T HOLD YOUR LETTERS (IN MY ARMS) 45-1165 Polydor NH 66977
9 November 1961 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Tommy Zang (Tommy Zang [vcl], Ray Edenton [gt] + unknown musicians. Producer: Wesley Rose)
019 F-360 SHE‘S GETTIN‘ MARRIED 45-1165 Polydor NH 66977
020 F-361 JUST CALL MY NAME 45-1180 Polydor NH 66980
7 February 1963 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Tommy Zang (Tommy Zang [vcl], Ray Edenton [gt] + unknown musicians)
021 F-511 WALL TO WALL LOVE 45-1205
022 F-512 INCHES AWAY (FROM YOUR SWEET SWEET LIPS) 45-1235
023 F-513 I TAKE THE CHANCE 45-1205
024 F-514 ROSANNA 45-1235

SINGLES
Mark (1958)
116 White Silence / With The Good Lord Willing – 58
Canadian-American (1959)
102 Lonely As An Island / Jennings Street Near Falcon Square - 59
JB-106/7 Break A Chain / I'll Put A String On Your Finger – 59 (UK issue on HMV 45-POP-611)
Hickory (1959-63)
45-1109 I Wonder When We'll Ever Know / Nashville Blues – ca 11-59 (rev. Nov. 9, 1959)
45-1114 Under Your Spell Agaim / Take These Chains From My Heart – ca 02-60
45-1122 I Can't Stop Loving You / Truly, Truly – ca 06-60
45-1133 Hey Good Lookin' / With Love (For You)– ca 11-60 (UK: Polydor NH 66957)
45-1148 Every Hour, Every Day / I'm Gonna Slip You Offa My Mind – ca 05-61 (UK: Polydor NH 66955)
Polydor NH 66960 Take These Chains From My Heart /Truly, Truly – 62 (UK issue)
45-1165 She's Gettin' Married / I Can't Hold Your Letters – ca 02-62 (UK: Polydor NH 66977)
45-1180 Just Call My Name / I Love You Because - ca 09-62 (UK: polydor NH 66980)
45-1205 I Take The Chance / Wall To Wall Love – ca 06-63
45-1235 Inches Away (From Your Sweet, Sweet Lips) / Rosanna – ca 10-63

Ray Walker

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS also member of The Jordanaires
1961 Nashville, TN - Ray Walker as Clinton Ray
001 A CHILD’S QUESTION Epic 5-9485
002 LITTLE CHILDREN Epic 5-9485
July 1963 Nashville, TN - Ray Walker
003 B7W-311 SOMEBODY WITH MY HONES Monument 45-828
004 B7W-312 unknown title
005 B7W-313 THE IMAGE OF ME 45-828
1974 [live] The Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, TN – Ray Walker
00501 OVERTUNE/A WOUND TIME CAN'T ERASE Rayman RR 1001
00502 THERE GOES MY EVERYTHING Rayman RR 1001
00503 GREEN GREEN GRASS OF HOME Rayman RR 1001
00504 OL‘ MAN RIVER Rayman RR 1001
00505 OH LONESOME ME Rayman RR 1001
00506 YOU CAN HAVE HER Rayman RR 1001
00507 YOU'LL NEVER WALK ALONE Rayman RR 1001
00508 I BELIEVE Rayman RR 1001
00509 WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS Rayman RR 1001
00510 DANNY BOY Rayman RR 1001
00511 LITTLE GREEN APPLES Rayman RR 1001
00512 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN Rayman RR 1001
00513 ONE DAY AT A TIME/AMERICA Rayman RR 1001
Ray Walker recorded after 1974 congregational songs for Dallas Christian Sound (1980-89).


ALBUMS
Rayman RR1001 Ray Walker Live: Overtune/A Wound Time Can't Erase; There Goes My Everything; Green Green Grass Of Home; Ol‘ Man River; Oh Lonesome Me; You Can Have Her; You'll Never Walk Alone; I Believe; Whole World In His Hands; Danny Boy; Little Green Apples; You Gave Me A Mountain; One Day At A Time/America - 89 (cassette, reissued on CD in 2004)

SINGLES
Epic (1961) as Clinton Ray
5-9485 A Child’s Question / Little Children - 61
Monument (1963)
45-828 Somebody With My Honey / The Image Of Me – 11-63

Rodger King

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
late 1970s Upstairs Studio, Galatin, TN – Rodger King (Rodger King [vcl/dobro], Bill Daugherty [gt], Josh Graves [dobro], Sonny Deaton [steel], Josh Graves Jr. [bass], Jim Bolin [drums], Kenny baker [fiddle], Matt Brown [bck vcl]. Producer: Josh Graves)
001 ROAD TO STARDOM NQO 18792
002 FAREWELL PARTY NQO 18792
003 JESUS TAKE AHOLD NQO 18792
004 FADED LOVE NQO 18792
005 TRAIN WHISTLE NQO 18792
006 PLAYIN’ CHEATIN’ GAMES NQO 18792
007 HOPING SOMEDAY YOU’LL CHANGE YOUR MIND NQO 18792
008 WHAT A FRIEND NQO 18792
009 LETTER FULL OF LIES NQO 18792
010 MOMENT OF SURRENDER NQO 18792


ALBUMS
NQO 18792 Josh Graves and Kenny Baker Present Rodger King: Road To Stardom; Farewell Party; Jesus Take Ahold; Faded Love; Train Whistle; Playin’ Cheatin’ Games; Hoping Someday You’ll Change Your Mind; What A Friend; Letter Full Of Lies; Moment of Surrender – 79?

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.