SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

J.B. Whitmire‘s Blue Sky Trio

by Tony Russell, Praguefrank
SESSIONS
5 August 1937 Hotel Charlotte, 237 West Trade St., Charlotte, NC – J.B. Whitmire‘s Blue Sky Trio (unknown line-up)
001 BS-011948-1 I’LL MEET YOU IN THE MORNING Bluebird B-7132 Montgomery Ward M-7718
002 BS-011949-1 IT‘S AN UNFIRENDLY WORLD B-8385 Montgomery Ward M-7718
003 BS-011950-1 DREAM BOAT B-7844 Montgomery Ward M-7719
004 BS-011951-1 A BEAUTIFUL PRAYER B-8171 Montgomery Ward M-7719
005 BS-011952-1 WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN B-8512 Montgomery Ward M-7720
006 BS-011953-1 IT WON'T BE VERY LONG B-8171 Montgomery Ward M-7720
007 BS-011954-1 I'LL BE LIST'NING B-7550 Montgomery Ward M-7721
008 BS-011955-1 I DREAMED I MET MOTHER AND DADDY B-7550 Montgomery Ward M-7721
009 BS-011956-1 MY COMING VACATION B-7132 Montgomery Ward M-7722
010 BS-011957-1 GETTING READY TO LEAVE THIS WORLD B-7844 Montgomery Ward M-7722
22 August 1939 Kimball House, Atlanta, GA – J.B. Whitmire‘s Blue Sky Trio (unknown line-up)
011 BS-041234-1 FARTHER ALONG Bluebird B-8512 Montgomery Ward M-8508
012 BS-041235-1 I‘VE CHANGED MY MIND B-8385 Montgomery Ward M-8508
013 BS-041236-1 DID YOU EVER GO SAILING B-8310 Montgomery Ward M-8507
014 BS-041237-1 NO SHADOWS B-8310 Montgomery Ward M-8507
015 BS-041238-1 AN EMPTY MANSION B-8344 Montgomery Ward M-8506
016 BS-041239-1 LET ME GO DOWN TO THE RIVER B-8344 Montgomery Ward M-8506
017 BS-041240-1 TURN YOUR RADIO ON B-8280 Montgomery Ward M-8504
018 BS-041241-1 I‘D LIKE TO GO BACK B-8366 Montgomery Ward M-8505
019 BS-041242-1 JUST A LITTLE PINE LOG CABIN B-8280 Montgomery Ward M-8504
020 BS-041243-1 JUST OVER THE HILL B-8366 Montgomery Ward M-8505


SINGLES
Bluebird (1937-39)
B-7132 I’ll Meet You In The Morning / My Coming Vacation – 10-37
B-7550 I'll Be List'ning / I Dreamed I Met Mother And Daddy – 38
B-7844 Dream Boat / Getting Ready To Leave This World – 10-38
B-8181 A Beautiful Prayer / It Won't Be Very Long - 39
B-8280 Turn Your Radio On / Just A Little Pine Log Cabin – 10-39
B-8310 Did You Ever Go Sailing / No Shadows – 11-39
B-8344 An Empty Mansion / Let Me Go Down To The River – 12-39
B-8366 I‘d Like To Go Back / Just Over The Hill – 01-40
B-8385 It‘s An Unfirendly World / I‘ve Changed My Mind - 40
B-8512 Will The Circle Be Unbroken / Farther Along - 40
Montgomery Ward
M-7718 I’ll Meet You In The Morning / It‘s An Unfirendly World - 38
M-7719 Dream Boat / A Beautiful Prayer - 38
M-7720 Will The Circle Be Unbroken / It Won't Be Very Long - 38
M-7721 I'll Be List'ning / I Dreamed I Met Mother And Daddy - 38
M-7722 My Coming Vacation / Getting Ready To Leave This World - 38
M-8504 Turn Your Radio On / Just A Little Pine Log Cabin - 40
M-8505 I‘d Like To Go Back / Just Over The Hill - 40
M-8506 An Empty Mansion / Let Me Go Down To The River - 40
M-8507 Did You Ever Go Sailing / No Shadows - 40
M-8508 Farther Along / I‘ve Changed My Mind - 40

Hey Romeo



by Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS


2007 Turn Key Audio, Edmonton, Alberta, CAN – Hey Romeo (Rob Hewes [vcl/gt/dobrp],  Rob Shapiro [vcl/piano/organ/Wurlitzer organ] + unknown musicians)
001 WRAP THESE AROUND YOU Hey Romeo HR001
002 SORRY THAT YOU'RE LEAVIN Hey Romeo HR001
003 GOODBYE Hey Romeo HR001 
004 I GOT NOTHIN’  Hey Romeo HR001
005 SECOND HAND NEWS Hey Romeo HR001
006 WEATHERED NAMES Hey Romeo HR001 
007 DESTINATIONS Hey Romeo HR001 
008 GOOD FOR ME Hey Romeo HR001 
009 SILENT SCREAMS Hey Romeo HR001
010 EASY Hey Romeo HR001
011 ALL BECAUSE OF YOU Hey Romeo HR001 
012 JUST LIKE TODAY Hey Romeo HR001
2010 County Q Studio A, Nashville, TN/Bart McKay Productions, Saskatoon, SK, CAN – Hey Romeo (Stacie Roper [vcl], Darren Gusnowsky [vcl/gt], Rob Shapiro [vcl/keyboards] + J.T. Corenflos [el gt], Billy Pand [ac gt], Glen Duncan [mandolin/fiddle/bouzuki], Mike Johnson [steel/dobro], Jimmy Carter [bass], Paul Scholten [drums/percussion], Mike Rojas [keyboards]. Producer: Byron Hill, Hey Romeo)
013 THAT'S WHAT I AM Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
014 SNAP MY FINGERS Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
015 IF I'M NOT HERE Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
016 SEARCHIN' FOR YOU Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
017 HE STILL CALLS ME BABY Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
018 COME OUT HERE AND DANCE Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
019 FEELS LIKE YESTERDAY Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
020 HELLO Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
021 IT'S LOVE Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
022 STUCK ON LOVING YOU Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
023 CAN'T WAIT TO SEE THE REST Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
024 I'M NOT THROUGH LOVING YOU Hey Romeo HRCD-1006
2012 MCC Studios, Calgary, Alberta, CAN – Hey Romeo (Stacie Roper [vcl], Darren Gusnowsky [gt], Rob Shapiro [keyboards] + unknown musicians)
025 MAYBE YOU REMEMBER ME NOW Royalty RCD 1295
026 JUMP BACK IN Royalty RCD 1295 
027 IF I COULD FLY Royalty RCD 1295 
028 OUTLOVE YOU Royalty RCD 1295 
029 ONE SWEET THING Royalty RCD 1295 
030 NIGHT OUT WITH THE GIRLS Royalty RCD 1295
031 TWIST OF FATE Royalty RCD 1295 
032 HERE I GO AGAIN Royalty RCD 1295
033 I JUST NEED YOU Royalty RCD 1295 
034 IT'S A HOUSE Royalty RCD 1295 
035 THAT WOULD BE ALRIGHT WITH ME Royalty RCD 1295
036 YOU ARE SO NOT THE GUY Royalty RCD 1295  
2014 unknown, CAN – Hey Romeo
037 HELLO PATIO
038 TWO HEARTS AND A RADIO
039 DO IT IN THE SUN
040 WON'T BE OVER YOU
041 NO SLEEP
042 I GOT THIS
Tracks above issued on EP I got This, vol. 1



ALBUMS

Hey Romeo [CAN] HR001 Hey Romeo:  Wrap These Around You; Sorry That You're Leavin; Goodbye; I Got Nothin; Second Hand News; Weathered Names; Destinations; Good For Me; Silent Screams; Easy; All Because Of You; Just Like Today – 18-06-07 (reissued on Icon/Fontana FNCD 5519)
Hey Romeo [CAN] HRCD-1006 That's What I Am:  That's What I Am; Snap My Fingers; If I'm Not Here; Searchin' For You; He Still Calls Me Baby; Come Out Here And Dance; Feels Like Yesterday; Hello; It's Love; Stuck On Loving You; Can't Wait To See The Rest; I'm Not Through Loving You – 01-06-10
Royalty [CAN] RCD-1295 Twist Of Fate:  Maybe You Remember Me Now; Jump Back In; If I Could Fly; Outlove You; One Sweet Thing; Night Out With The Girls; Twist Of Fate; Here I Go Again; I Just Need You; It's A House; That Would Be Alright With Me; You Are So Not The Guy – 26-06-12

EPs
Royalty [CAN] I Got This, vol.1: Hello Patio; Two Hearts and a Radio; Do It in the Sun; Won't Be over You; No Sleep; I Got This – 09-09-14

 

Rod Erickson





*1938 Northern Alberta, CAN
by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
ca November 1971 poss. Hollywood, CA - Rod Erickson
001 71L-2928 SHE TAUGHT ME HOW TO YODEL MGM  K 14342
002 71L-2929 GRANDPA TELL A STORY K 14132
1970s Damon Sound Studio, Edmonton, Alberta, CAN - Rod Erickson
003 YODEL YOUR TROUBLES AWAY Sparky 1367/GNPS 2105
004 YODEL SWEET MOLLY Sparky 1367/GNPS 2105
1975 Damon Sound Studio, Edmonton, Alberta, CAN  - Rod Erickson (Producer: Gary McDonall)
005 ROCKS IN MY SHOE GNP 498/GNPS 2105
006 N 4248 CATTLE CALL  GNP 498 DDM 102/GNPS 2105
007 BIG BAD TOM (BIG BAD JOHN)  DDM 102/ GNPS 2105 
1975/1976 Damon Sound Studio, Edmonton, Alberta, CAN  - Rod Erickson (Rod Erickson [vcl], Maurice Marshall [gt], Gary Koliger [gt/steel], Jerry Rauw [bass], Stu Mitchell [drums], Nancy Nash [harmonica/bck vcl] + strings + Jan Baker, Jim Olson, Mary Olson [bck vcl].  Producer: Gary McDonall)
008 WIMOWEH (LION SLEEPS TONIGHT) GNPS 2105 
009 LONELY GIRL GNPS 2105 
010 GOING HOME GNPS 2105 
011 YODELERS LAMENT GNPS 2105 
012 GRANDPA TELL A STORY GNPS 2105 
1976 Hollywood, CA - Rod Erickson (Producer: Gary McDonall)
013 N 4391 SHE TAUGHT ME HOW TO YODEL  GNP 811/GNPS 2105
014 CANNONBALL YODEL  GNP 811/GNPS 2105
Rod Erickson recorded after 1976, some info in albums list


ALBUMS
GNP Crescendo GNPS-2105 She Taught me How To Yodel:  Cattle Call; Yodel Your Troubles Away; Wimoweh (Lion Sleeps Tonight); Cannonball Yodel; Lonely Girl; She Taught Me To Yodel; Going Home; Big Bad Tom; Yodelers Lament; Rocks In My Shoe; Yodel Sweet Molly; Grandpa Tell A Story - 76
Rod Erickson DSCD-1003 Now And Then: When Fall Comes to Alberta; Raised That Way; Making Believe; Ballad of a Country Preacher; My Roses; Bluebird Yodel; I Believe in the Good Old Bible; Chime Bells; the Good Lord's Tuggin' on my Lead Rope; She Thinks She's Fooling Me; Crawdad Song; Boobears Lullaby; Blue of the Night; Nobody's Darlin' But Mine; Skinny and Scrawny; Cattle Call; Yodel Your Troubles Away; Wimoweh (Lions Sleep Tonight); Cannonball Yodel; Lonely Girl; Going Home; Big Bad Tom; Yodelers Lament; Rocks in my Shoes; Yodel Sweet Molly; Grandpa Tell a Story – 99 (also on two cassettes DSC-1003-1/1003-2)
? The Lord And I: Lord and I; Going Home; Place Where I Worship; I Believe in the Good Old Bible; Eddie's Song; Until Then; Happy Joe; I'm Longing for Jesus to Come Back; Thank You Lord; Precious Memories; Raised That Way; Tell It Again; Ballad of the Country Preacher; The Great Judgement Morning; The Good Lord's Tuggin' On My Lead Rope; Born Again; Where the Roses Never Fade; Love of God; Do Lord; The Best Part of Living – 0-



SINGLES
MGM (1971)
K 14342 She Taught Me How To Yodel / Grandpa Tell A Story – 01-72
Sparky
S 1367 Yodel Your Troubles Away / Yodel Sweet Molly
GNP Crescendo (1975)
GNP 498 Rocks In My Shoe / Cattle Call – 07-75
Boot /Damon [CAN] DDM 102 Cattle Call / Big bad Tom (Big Bad John) - 75
GNP 811 She Taught Me How To Yodel / Cannonball Yodel – 76
 

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.