Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
Any help welcome!

Continuation of the blog on address

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Mindy Smith

*01-06-1972 Long Island, NY
by Praguefrank
2003 17 Grand Studios, ?/Omni Sound Studios, Nashville, YN/Sony Studios, Nashville, TN/The Doghouse Studio, Nashville, TN - Mindy Smith (Mindy Smith [vcl], Bryan Sutton [ac gt], Steve Buckingham [el gt], Will Kimbrough [el gt], Kenny Vaughan [el gt], Sony Landreth [slide gt], Lex Price [mandolin], Dan Dugmore [lap steel], John Deaderick [piano], Matt Rollings [Hammond B-3 organ], David Jacques/ Viktor Krauss/ Glenn Worf [bass], Shannon Forrest/ Paul Griffith [drums], Micol Davis [tambourine], Dolly Parton [bck vcl] + strings)
001 COME TO JESUS Vanguard 79736-2
002 FALLING Vanguard 79736-2
003 RAGGEDY ANN Vanguard 79736-2
004 FIGHTING FOR IT ALL Vanguard 79736-2
005 TRAIN SONG Vanguard 79736-2
006 IT'S AMAZING Vanguard 79736-2
007 ANGEL DOVES Vanguard 79736-2
008 DOWN IN FLAMES Vanguard 79736-2
009 HURRICANE Vanguard 79736-2
010 HARD TO KNOW Vanguard 79736-2
011 ONE MOMENT MORE Vanguard 79736-2
012 JOLENE Vanguard 79736-2
2006 Beat Hollow Studios, ?/Omni Recording Studio, Nashville, TN/ Studio 491, ?/Doghouse Studio, Nashville, TN – Mindy Smith (Mindy Smith [vcl/ac gt/el gt/piano], Lex Price [ac gt/el gt/tenor gt/banjo/mandolin], Bryan Sutton [ac gt/12-string gt], Jonathan Trebing [ac gt], Buddy Miller [el gt], Daniel Tashian [12-string gt/ piano/ Wurlitzer organ/ keyboards/ drums/ tambourine/ percussion], Dan Dugmore [lap steel], Nick Buda/ Eddie Bayers [drums], Andrea Zonn [viola], David Henry [cello], Reese Wynans [Wurlitzer organ], Roger Moutenot [keyboards], Kyle Andrews [synthesizer])
013 OUT LOUD Vanguard 79797-2
014 LITTLE DEVIL Vanguard 79797-2
015 EDGE OF LOVE Vanguard 79797-2
016 PLEASE STAY Vanguard 79797-2
017 TENNESSEE Vanguard 79797-2
018 I'M NOT THE ONLY ONE ASKING Vanguard 79797-2
020 YOU JUST FORGOT Vanguard 79797-2
021 YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU BABY Vanguard 79797-2
022 OUT OF CONTROL Vanguard 79797-2
023 LONG ISLAND SHORES Vanguard 79797-2
024 PEACE OF MIND Vanguard 79797-2
2007 unknown – Mindy Smith
025 MY HOLIDAY Vanguard 79838-2
026 THE CHRISTMAS SONG Vanguard 79838-2
027 SANTA WILL FIND YOU Vanguard 79838-2
028 FOLLOW THE SHEPHERD HOME Vanguard 79838-2
029 WHAT ARE YOU DOING NEW YEAR'S EVE Vanguard 79838-2
030 AWAY IN A MANGER Vanguard 79838-2
031 I KNOW THE REASON Vanguard 79838-2
032 SILVER BELLS Vanguard 79838-2
033 I'LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Vanguard 79838-2
034 IT REALLY IS (A WONDERFUL LIFE) Vanguard 79838-2
035 COME AROUND Vanguard 79838-2
036 untitled track Vanguard 79838-2
2009 The Fertile Turtle, Nashville, TN – Mindy Smith (Mindy Smith [vcl/ recorder/bck vcl], Ian Fitchuk [vcl/ac gt/electric gt/piano/organ/keyboards/ drums/ percussion/ programming], Daniel Tashian [vcl/el gt/ keyboards], Kate York, Madi Diaz, Peter Groenwald, Mikky Ekko, Leigh Nash, Susan Ashton, Vince Gill [vcl], Jeremy Lister [whistling/bck vcl], Justin Loucks [ac/el/bariton gt/ banjo/ harmonica/ piano/ organ/ keyboards/ drums/ percussion/ programming], Gary Burnette [ac gt], Lex Price [ac gt], Court Clement [el 12-string gt], Matt Slocum [cello], David Davidson [strings], Amy Grant, Thad Cockrell [bck vcl])
037 WHAT WENT WRONG Vanguard 79999-2
038 HIGHS AND LOWS Vanguard 79999-2
039 IF I DIDN'T KNOW ANY BETTER Vanguard 79999-2
040 LOVE LOST Vanguard 79999-2
041 TELESCOPE Vanguard 79999-2
042 WHAT LOVE CAN DO Vanguard 79999-2
043 COULDN'T STAND THE RAIN‘ BAD GUY Vanguard 79999-2
044 SURFACE Vanguard 79999-2
045 DISAPPOINTED Vanguard 79999-2
046 TRUE LOVE OF MINE Vanguard 79999-2
047 LOVE CHASES AFTER ME Vanguard 79999-2
048 TAKE A HOLIDAY Vanguard 79999-2
2012 unknown – Mindy Smith
049 CLOSER Giant Leap 1001
050 TAKE ME BACK Giant Leap 1001
051 PRETENDING THE STARS Giant Leap 1001
052 DON'T MINDE ME Giant Leap 1001
053 TIN CAN Giant Leap 1001
055 SOBER Giant Leap 1001
056 DEVILS INSIDE Giant Leap 1001
057 CURE FOR LOVE Giant Leap 1001
059 IF I Giant Leap 1001

Vanguard 79736-2 One Moment More: Come to Jesus; Falling; Raggedy Ann; Fighting for It All; Train Song; It's Amazing; Angel Doves; Down in Flames; Hurricane; Hard to Know; One Moment More; Jolene- 27-01-04
Vanguard 79797-2 Long Island Shores: Out Loud; Little Devil; Edge of Love; Please Stay; Tennessee; I'm Not the Only One Asking; What If the World Stops Turning; You Just Forgot; You Know I Love You Baby; Out of Control; Long Island Shores; Peace of Mind- 10-10-06
Vanguard 79838-2 My Holiday: My Holiday; The Christmas Song; Santa Will Find You; Follow the Shepherd Home; What Are You Doing New Year's Eve; Away in a Manger; I Know the Reason; Silver Bells; I'll Be Home For Christmas; It Really Is (A Wonderful Life); Come Around; (Bonus Track 1) - 09-10-07
Vanguard 79999-1/79999-2 Stupid Love: What Went Wrong; Highs and Lows; If I Didn't Know Any Better; Love Lost; Telescope; What Love Can Do; Couldn't Stand the Rain‘ Bad Guy; Surface; Disappointed; True Love of Mine; Love Chases After Me; Take a Holiday - 11-08-09
Giant Leap/TVX Records 1001 Mindy Smith: Closer; Take Me Back; Pretending the Stars; Don't Minde Me; Tin Can; Everything Here Will Be Fine; Sober; Devils Inside; Cure for Love; When You're Walking On My Grave; If I- 26-06-12

Bobby Lile

2nd version
by Praguefrank
Fall 1954 Hollywood, CA- Bobby Lile
001 6705 A LABOR OF LOVE 4 Star 1723X45
002 6706 BOOK WORM 1723X45
1956 poss. Sage and Sand Recording Studio, 1534 No. Wilcox Ave, Hollywood, CA – Bobby Lile
003 R1147 KNOCKIN' MY HEAD (AGAINST A COLD STONE WALL) Sage and Sand 45-222
004 R1148 DON'T YOU BELIEVE Sage and Sand 45-222
005 R1185 TOO MANY SECRETS Sage and Sand 45-225
006 R1186 GOT MY FOOT IN THE DOOR Sage and Sand 45-225
1957 Hollywood, CA – Bobby Lile
007 6948-C KEEP IT CONFIDENTIAL 4 Star 45x1713
008 6949-C THEN YOU'LL KNOW 4 Star 45x1713 EP 22
ca 1957 Hollywood, CA – Bobby Lile
009 NO ONE EP-22
ca. November 1959 Hollywood, CA - Bobby Lile
012 7049-K ALL THE TIME 1734
013 7050-K KATHY 1734
July 1960 Hollywood, CA - Bobby Lile
014 IM-2695 LITTLE BIT Imperial X5690
015 IM-2696 MY BIG MISTAKE Imperial X5690
April 1961 Hollywood, CA - Bobby Lile
016 IM-2976 WINDOW 5754
017 IM-2977 THIS LOVE 5754
1962 Hollywood, CA - Bobby Lile
018 WALKIN' WITH MY BLUES Sand 45-354

Sage and Sand (1956)
45-222 Knockin' My Head (Against A Cold Stone Wall) / Don't You Believe – 56
45-225 Too Many Secrets / Got My Foot In The Door – 10-56
4-Star (1954, 1957-59)
45x1713 Keep It Confidential / Then You'll Know – 09-57
1723x45 Book Worm / A Labor Of Love – 07-58
1734x45 Kathy / All The Time – 09-59
EP-22 No One; Too Many Secrets / Then You'll Know; Money Talks – ca 57
Imperial (1960-61)
X5690 Little Bit / My Big Mistake – 09-60
5754 This Love / Window – 05-61
Sand (1962)
45-354 Walkin' With My Blues / Positive Thinking - 62

Dick Penner

Allen Richard Penner *1936 Chicago, IL
by Dik DeHeer
16 December 1956 Sun Studio, 706 Union Ave., Memphis, TN – Wade Moore and Dick Penner as Wade and Dick, The College Kids
001 U250 BOP BOP BABY Sun 269
16 February 1957 Sun Studio, 706 Union Ave., Memphis, TN – Dick Penner (+Don Gilliland [gt])
003 U278 YOUR HONEY LOVE Sun 282
004 U279 CINDY LOU Sun 282
006 MOVE BABY MOVE Sun 615
007 SOMEDAY BABY Charly CPCD 8137

Sun (1957)
269 Bop Bop Baby / Don't Need Your Lovin' Baby – 04-57 Wade & Dick, The College Kids (=Wade Moore & Dick Penner)
282 Your Honey Love/Cindy Lou – 03-11-57
615 Fine Little Baby / Move Baby Move – 7- (French issue)

Zane Lewis

by Praguefrank
2003 unknown – Zane Lewis
001 GOOD LITTLE GIRLS Brand Z 85996
002 BEER DRINKIN' WOMEN Brand Z 85996
003 IRONS IN THE FIRE Brand Z 85996
004 WHEREVER I AM Brand Z 85996
005 AIN'T GONNA FALL FOR IT Brand Z 85996
006 I NEVER LOST HER Brand Z 85996
007 SLOW DOWN SUNDAY Brand Z 85996
008 THIS TOWN Brand Z 85996
009 I HATE TO SEE HER GO Brand Z 85996
010 HAYWIRE Brand Z 85996
2007 Rukkus Room, Nashville, TN – Zane Lewis (Zane Lewis [vcl], Troy Lancaster [gt], Curt Ryle [ac gt], Scotty Sanders [dobro/steel], Joe Spivey [mandolin/ ukulele/ fiddle], Steve Bryant [bass instrument], Tommy Harden [drums/ percussion], Lex Lipsitz [percussion], Gary E. Smith [piano/organ], Chip Davis, Angela Primm [bck vcl])
012 SHE'S GOT IT GOIN' ON Slant 7978
013 COME WITH ME Slant 7978
014 EVERYTHING I WANT Slant 7978
015 LEAVIN' Slant 7978
016 THIS'LL BE A MEMORY Slant 7978
017 FLY Slant 7978
018 OFF THE RECORD Slant 7978
019 A HELLUVA TIME Slant 7978
020 BECKY BROWN'S DADDY Slant 7978
022 EVEN A LEAF Slant 7978

Brand Z 85996 This Town: Good Little Girls; Beer Drinkin' Women; Irons In The Fire; Wherever I Am; Ain't Gonna Fall For It; I Never Lost Her; Slow Down Sunday; This Town; I Hate To See Her Go; Haywire – 11-11-03
Slant 7978 Zane Lewis: Welcome To The Southland; She's Got It Goin' On; Come With Me; Everything I Want; Leavin'; This'll Be A Memory; Fly; Off The Record; A Helluva Time; Becky Brown's Daddy; Bad Ass Country Band; Even A Leaf – 25-03-08


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
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.