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Thursday, November 8, 2012

Banjokers



by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1973 Cleveland, OH – The Banjokers (Lee Alflen [vcl/gt], Helen Baker [banjo], Marie Lenz [bass], Avnie Bedrosean [fiddle])
001 BACK UP AND PUSH  /  DEVIL'S DREAM / BLACK MOUNTAIN RAG  Kelly’s Ranch 730724
002 FOR THE GOOD TIMES Kelly’s Ranch 730724
003 WABASH CANNONBALL Kelly’s Ranch 730724
004 FASCINATION  / GYPSY WALTZ Kelly’s Ranch 730724
005 DUELING BANJOS  Kelly’s Ranch 730724  
006 FOGGY MOUNTAIN BREAKDOWN Kelly’s Ranch 730724
007 TAKE ME HOME COUTNRY ROADS Kelly’s Ranch 730724
008 HERE COMES THE SHOWBOAT / MAKE BELIEVE / OL' MAN RIVER Kelly’s Ranch 730724
009 HOT CANARY Kelly’s Ranch 730724
010 CHICKENS  Kelly’s Ranch 730724  

ALBUMS
Kelly's Ranch 730724 The Banjokers: Back Up And Push/ Devil's Dream/ Black Mountain Rag – Yodel; For The Good Times; Wabash Cannonball;  Fascination / Gypsy Waltz; Dueling Banjos; Foggy Mountain Breakdown; Take Me Home Country Roads; Here Comes The Showboat / Make Believe / Ol' Man River; Hot Canary;  Chickens – 27-07-73

Randy Sharp



by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
ca  1975 Duck Studios, Visalia, CA – Randy Sharp (+ Bobby Delgado [gt], Steve Duncan [drums] + more unknown musicians, Garth Hospers, George McKibbin, Ron Trammell, Sharon Bays, John Davis, Mindy Grossman [bck vcl])
001 HELPLESS
002 FIRST IN LINE
003 MAMA GET READY RCA BEL1-1390
004 KEEP YOUR DISTANCE
005 DO WE REALLY HAVE TO DANCE RCA BEL1-1390
006 ROSALINDA
007 NOVACAINE LOVER RCA BEL1-1390
008 BLUEBERRY PIE STAINS
009 A NIGHT WITH A FRIEND
010 COUNTRY SONG
tracks above issued on album First In Love
1976 unknown, CA – Randy Sharp (Producer: Doug Gilmore, Randy Sharp)
011 THE WEEKEND  RCA BEL1-1390  
012 TRAVELIN’  RCA BEL1-1390  
013 DON’T WORRY ABOUT TOMORROW  RCA BEL1-1390  
014 A YOUNG GIRL  RCA BEL1-1390  
015 DON’T KNOW HOW I MADE IT  RCA BEL1-1390  
016 GOO MORNING SISTER  RCA BEL1-1390  
017 I JUST WANT TO LOVE YOU  RCA BEL1-1390  
018 LET YOUR BUSINESS GO  RCA BEL1-1390  
019 JUST ABOUT LOVE  RCA BEL1-1390  
020 RAMBLIN’ SONG  RCA BEL1-1390  
14-15 September 1976 Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA – Randy Sharp  Randy Sharp [vcl],Sharon Bays [vcl-1], Fred Tackett [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Larry McNeely [banjo], Tom Brumley [steel], David Hungate [bass gt], Jeff Pocaro [drums], David Foster [keyboards], David Paich [piano], Bob Findley, Chuck Findley, Dick"Slyde"Hyde, Jackie Kelso, Jim Horn, Lew McCreary, Tom Scott [horns], Clydie King, Sherlie Matthews, Venetta Fields [bck vcl])
021 FIRST IN LINE Nautilus NR-1                       
022 WHO YA GONNA BLAME IT ON? Nautilus NR-1            
023 YOU WERE THE LIGHT Nautilus NR-1                  
024 BEGIN WITHOUT ME Nautilus NR-1                      
025 THE WOMANIZER      Nautilus NR-1           
026 LEAVE IT UP (TO YOUR IMAGINATION) Nautilus NR-1                      
027 FOR OLD TIME'S SAKE -1  Nautilus NR-1             
028 MAKING A COMEBACK Nautilus NR-1
029 BANJO MAN Nautilus NR-1
Mid 1980 unknown, CA – Randy Sharp
030 COULD IT BE LOVE RCA PB-12026
031 RUYAROUND RCA PB-12026
early 1992 Kaweah Recording, Van Nuys, CA – Karen Brooks and Randy Sharp (Karen Brooks [vcl-1], Randy Sharp [vcl-2/gt/keyboards/dulcimer], Don Kirkpatrick [gt],  John Davis [bass/bck vcl], Burliegh Drummond [percussion/ drums/ bck vcl], Maia Sharp [keyboards/ horns/bck vcl] +  Craig Fall [el gt/ mandolin], Craig Stull [el gt])
032 ALL I NEED Mercury 512 232-2
033 GOOD LOVE IS HARD TO FIND 512 232-2
034 THE SEARCH GOES ON 866 834-7/512 232-2
035 LAST CALL FOR LOVE 512 232-2
036 IF YOU DON'T REALLY LOVE HER 512 232-2
037 92-3725 BABY I'M THE ONE -1-2 866 834-7/512 232-2
038 YOU CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON ME 512 232-2
039 THAT'S ANOTHER STORY 512 232-2
040 HE LOVES ME 512 232-2
041 PRETENDING 512 232-2
042 I'M ONLY HUMAN 512 232-2
043 IT'S NOT ALL OVER 512 232-2
(there are two duets only, remaining tracks are solo recordings, I have not this album and cannot recognize the tracks)
2002 Kaweeah Recording, Van Nuys, CA – Randy Sharp (Randy Sharp [vcl/various instruments], Louis Ortega [vcl], Sharon Bays [vcl], Jack Wesley Routh [ac/el/gut string gt], John H. Davis [pedal steel/bass], Mike Elizondo [bass], Ron Manaog [drums], Candy Girard [violin], Maia Sharp [sax], Lori Stuntz [trombone]. Producers: Randy Sharp, Maia Sharp, Jack Wesley Routh)
044 I WON'T STAND IN LINE 33rd Street 3312-2  
045 SOME WALLS 33rd Street 3312-2  
046 THE CONNECTIONS 33rd Street 3312-2
047 PRETENDING 33rd Street 3312-2   
048 NEW WAY OUT 33rd Street 3312-2  
049 OR SO THE HEART REMEMBERS 33rd Street 3312-2  
050 BURN DAY 33rd Street 3312-2   
051 DREAMS OF THE SAN JOAQUIN 33rd Street 3312-2  
052 GOOD THING 33rd Street 3312-2   
053 THE SEARCH GOES ON 33rd Street 3312-2
054 QUEEN OF INDECISION 33rd Street 3312-2  
055 IF YOU HAVE TO ASK 33rd Street 3312-2  
2012 unknown, CA - Randy Sharp, Jack Wesley Routh, Sharon Bays, Maia Sharp
056 BURN DAY  Blix Street 10102-2  
057 BETWEEN THE ICE AND THE FIRE  Blix Street 10102-2   
058 A HOME  Blix Street 10102-2   
059 SHORES OF WHITE SAND  Blix Street 10102-2
060 NEW WAY OUT  Blix Street 10102-2
061 RIDIN' ON THE NIGHT TRAIN  Blix Street 10102-2   
062 OR SO THE HEART REMEMBERS  Blix Street 10102-2
063 FOR OLD TIME'S SAKE  Blix Street 10102-2
064 BEYOND THE GREAT DIVIDE  Blix Street 10102-2  
065 BROKEN ARROW  Blix Street 10102-2
066 DREAMS OF THE SAN JOAQUIN  Blix Street 10102-2   

ALBUMS
no label, no # First In Line: Helpless;  First In Line;  Mama Get Ready;  Keep Your Distance;  Do We Really Have To Dance;  Rosalinda;  Novacaine Lover;  Blueberry Pie Stains;  A Night With A Friend;  Country Song – ca 75
RCA/Equinox BEL1-1390 Just About Love: The Weekend; Travelin’; Do We Really Have To Dance; Don’t Worry About Tomorrow; A Young Girl; Don’t Know How I Made It; Goo Morning Sister; I Just Want To Love You; Mama Get Ready; Novocain Lover; Let Your Business Go; Just About Love; Ramblin’ Song - 76
Nautilus NR-1 First In Line: First In Line; Who Ya Gonna Blame It On?; You Were The Light; Begin Without Me; The Womanizer;Leave It Up (To Your Imagination); For Old Time's Sake; Making A Comeback;Banjo Man – 02-77
Mercury 314 512 232-2 That's Another Party: All I Need; Good Love Is Hard To Find; The Search Goes On; Last Call For Love; If You Don't Really Love Her; Baby, I'm The One; You Can Always Count On Me; That's Another Story; He Loves Me; Pretending; I'm Only Human; It's Not All Over – 28-07-92 w. Karen Brooks(there are two duets only, remaining tracks are solo recordings)
33rd Street 3312-2 Connection:
I Won't Stand in Line;  Some Walls;  The Connections; Pretending;  New Way Out;  Or So the Heart Remembers;  Burn Day;  Dreams of the San Joaquin; Good Thing;  The Search Goes On; Queen of Indecision;  If You Have to Ask - 27-08-02
Blix Street  10102-2 Dreams of the San Joaquin: Burn Day;  Between The Ice and the Fire;  A Home;  Shores Of White Sand; New Way Out; Ridin' On The Night Train;  Or So The Heart Remembers; For Old Time's Sake; Beyond The Great Divide;  Broken Arrow;  Dreams of the San Joaquin – 25-09-12 Randy Sharp, Jack Wesley Routh, Sharon Bays, Maia Sharp

SINGLES
RCA (1976)
PB-12026 Could It be Love / Runaround - 15-08-80
Mercury (1992)
866 834-7 Search Goes On / Baby I'm The One - 26-05-92 w. Karen Brooks

Pat Hervey



*1947 Toronto, Ontario, CAN
By Praguefrank, Kurt Rokitta, with help of http://www.superoldies.com/featured/pathervey/pathervey.html
SESSIONS
1962 unknown, CAN – Pat Hervey
001 STORMY WEATHER Chateau 135
002 LONESOME TRAIL Chateau 135
August 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Pat Hervey
003 N7-WW-0862 MISTER HEARTACHE Chateau 143/CD 100
004 N7-WW-0863 FIRST THING TOMORROW Chateau 143/CD 100
November 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN – Pat Hervey
005 N2-PW-0986 TEARS OF MISERY 47-8135 / CD 100
006 N2-PW-0987 JUST WORDS RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
007 N2-PW-0988 SUMMERTIME RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
008 N2-PW-0989 HAVA NAGILA RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
November 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN – Pat Hervey
009 N2-PW-0999 HAND A HANDKERCHIEF TO HELEN RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
010 N2-PW-5101 BROTHER CAN YOU SPARE A DIME 47-8735/ CD 100
011 N2-PW-5102 EVERY GIRL RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
ca May 1963 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Pat Hervey (Producer: Chet Atkins)
012 PPA4-0275 WILLOW RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
013 PPA4-0276 I WOULDN‘T BLAME YOU 47-8197 / CD 100
014 PPA4-0277 WALKIN‘ IN BONNIE‘S FOOTSTEPS 47-8281 / CD 100
015 PPA4-0278 IT‘S LOVE THAT COUNTS 47-8281/ CD 100
016 PPA4-0279 A MOTHER‘S LOVE 47-8197 Chateau 149/ CD 100
017 PPA4-0280 HEAVEN FOR A WHILE  Chateau 149/ CD 100
April 1964 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Pat Hervey
018 RPA4-1191 PAIN  RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
019 RPA4-1192 THE MANY MOODS OF MY BABY RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
020 RPA4-1193 THIS OLE HOUSE RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
021 RPA4-1194 SEA BREEZE RCA PCS 1021
1964 unknown – Pat Hervey
022 TIGER MAN RCA PCS 1021 CD 100
1964 unknown – Pat Hervey
023 THINK ABOUT ME Red Leaf 103
024 I'LL COUNT EVERY HOUR  Red Leaf 103
025 HE BELONGS TO YESTERDAY 105
026 DON'T YOU MAKE A FOOL OF ME  105
027 AIN'T A GIRL ALLOWED TO CRY 106
028 YOU DON'T KNOW HIM  106
1966 poss. London, UK – Pat Hervey
029 GET YOU OUT OF MY MIND President PT 100
030 GIVIN' IN  President PT 100
1970 unknown, CAN – Pat Hervey
031 ANY DAY NOW  Camden CAS 2393
032 PUSSY WILLOWS, CAT TAILS  Camden CAS 2393
033 THEY DON'T GIVE MEDALS  Camden CAS 2393
034 IF YOU GO AWAY  Camden CAS 2393
035 WITH PEN IN HAND  Camden CAS 2393
036 COURTYARD  Camden CAS 2393
037 REVEREND POSEY  Camden CAS 2393
038 SCARBOROUGH FAIR-CANTICLE  Camden CAS 2393
039 WE'RE FALLING IN LOVE AGAIN  Camden CAS 2393
040 MALAGUENA SALEROSA  Camden CAS 2393
041 PEACEFUL  Camden CAS 2393
1971 unknown, CAN – Pat Hervey
042 THE LAND I DREAM OF AME 108
043 CAN'T GET YOU OUT OF MY MIND  AME 108
1972 unknown, CAN – Pat Hervey
044 WHERE YOU LEAD / CBC LM 127
045 BIDIN' MY TIME CBC LM 127
ca 1973 unknown, CAN – Pat Hervey
046 SING  CBC Radio Canada 270
047 A SONG FOR YOU CBC Radio Canada 270
048 KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG CBC Radio Canada 270
049 SUMMER BREEZE CBC Radio Canada 270


ALBUMS
RCA Victor [CAN] PC/PCS 1021 Pat Hervey: Pain; Sea Breeze; The Many Moods Of My Baby; This Ole House; Tiger Man; Willow; Just Words; Summertime; Hava Nagila; Hand A Handkerchief To Helen; Every Girl – 65
RCA Camden [CAN] CAS-2393 Peaceful:  Any Day Now; Pussy Willows, Cat Tails; They Don't Give Medals; If You Go Away; With Pen In Hand; Courtyard; Reverend Posey; Scarborough Fair-Canticle; We're Falling In Love Again; Malaguena Salerosa; Peaceful – 71
Chateau [CAN] CD 100 The Girl Next Door: Mister Heartache;  First Thing Tomorrow; A Mother's Love;  Heaven For Awhile; Tears of Misery; Brother Can You Spare a Dime; Walkin' in Bonnie's Footsteps;  It's Love That Counts;  Pain; The Moods of My Baby;  This Ole House; Tiger Man;  Willow;  Just Words; Summertime; Hava Nagila; Hand a Hankerchief to Helen; Every Girl; I Wouldn't Blame You – 12-06-12

SINGLES
Chateau [CAN] (1962)
135 Stormy Weather / Lonesome Trail - 62
143 Mr. Heartache / First Thing Tomorrow - 62
149 A Mother's Love / Heaven For A While - 63
RCA Victor (1962-64)
47-8135 Tears Of Misery / Brother, Can You Spare A Dime – 02-63 (Canadian issue on RCA 1332)
47-8197 I Wouldn’t Blame You / A Mother’s Love – 06-63
47-8281 Walkin' In Bonnie's Footsteps / It's Love That Counts – 12-63
Avanti A 1001 Tears Of Misery / Walkin' In Bonnie's Footsteps  (bootleg)
Red Leaf [CAN]       
103 Think About Me / I'll Count Every Hour - 64
105 He Belongs To Yesterday / Don't You Make A Fool Of Me - 64
106 Ain't A Girl Allowed To Cry / You Don't Know Him - 75
President [UK]
PT 100 Get You Out Of My Mind / Givin' In - 66
AME [CAN]
108 The Land I Dream Of / Can't Get You Out Of My Mind - 71
CBC Radio Canada
LM 127 Where You Lead / Bidin' My Time – 72
270 Sing / A Song For You / Killing Me Softly With His Song / Summer Breeze – ca 73

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.