Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Jill Williams



*Hartford, CT
By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
Early 1970 poss. RCA Victor Studio, 1133 6th Ave., New York City – Jill Williams ((arr. By Charles Calello. Producer: Steve Schwarz)
001 ZPA1-4702? NOT COMIN’ HOME RCA Victor LSP 4314  
002 ZPA1-4703 WHERE'D YOU GO LAST TUESDAY? RCA Victor 47-9879/LSP 4314  
003 ZPA1-4704? TELL ME THE NAME OF THE STORY AGAIN RCA Victor LSP 4314  
004 ZPA1-4705? SINCE MY SMILE WAS YOUNG RCA Victor LSP 4314  
005 ZPA1-4706 OLD MEMRIES RCA Victor 47-9879/LSP 4314   
006 ZPA1-4707? BROTHER LOVE RCA Victor LSP 4314  
007 ZPA1-4708? DON'T COUNT TOMORROW RCA Victor LSP 4314  
008 ZPA1-4709? THE ONLY MAN IN MY LIFE RCA Victor LSP 4314  
009 ZPA1-4710? WALKIN’ IN THE SHADOW OF LOVE RCA Victor LSP 4314  
010 ZPA1-4711? LOVE THIS TIME RCA Victor LSP 4314  
011 ZPA1-4712? HELLO AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY RCA Victor LSP 4314   


ALBUMS

RCA Victor LSP 4314 Jill Williams: Not Comin’ Home; Where'd You Go Last Tuesday?; Tell Me The Name Of The Story Again; Since My Smile Was Young; Old Memries;  Brother Love; Don't Count Tomorrow; The Only Man In My Life; Walkin In The Shadow Of Love; Love This Time; Hello And Happy Birthday – 70

SINGLES
RCA Victor
47-9879  Old Memories  /  Where’d You Go Last Tuesday? – 07-70

Monday, April 29, 2013

Toe River Valley Boys



By Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS
1961 unknown – The Toe River Valley Boys
001 CP-6766 MOUNTAIN’S SECRET Mountainer 1
002 CP-6767 I CAN’T THINK OF ANY REASONS  Mountainer 1


2 November 1969 Tobaccoville, NC – The Toe River Valley Boys (Charles Frenco [gt], Gus Washburn [gt/harmonica], Clarence Green [banjo/gt/mandolin], Cecil Burlesson [bass], Red Wilson [fiddle]. Producer: Gerd F. Hadeler)
003 FRANKIE SILVERS GHP LP 003
004 NEW DIXON COUNTY BLUES GHP LP 003
005 MY HOME’S ACROSS THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS GHP LP 003
006 BROWN’S DREAM GHP LP 003
007 THE LITTLE BROWN CHURCH GHP LP 003
008 WHEN YOU’RE LOVING ME GHP LP 003  
009 NOT GOOD ENOUGH GHP LP 003  
010 I’LL REAP A HARVEST OF BLESSINGS GHP LP 003  
011 CRICKET ON THE HEARTH GHP LP 003  
012 THE LOVE I HAVE FOR YOU GHP LP 003
013 MARGARET RANDOLPH WALTZ GHP LP 003
014 NATURAL BRIDGE BLUES GHP LP 003
1-4 April 1970 Lodge, NC – The Toe River Valley Boys (Charles Ranfry Jr. [gt], Clarence Greene [ld gt/mandolin], C.A. Wishburn [gt/harmonica], E.C. Miller [banjo], Cecil Burklson [bass], Oscar Wilson [fiddle]. Producer:  Gerd Hadsley)
015 TOE RIVER TRAIN GHP LP 006
016 ESTATOE GHP LP 006
017 LOVE AND WEALTH GHP LP 006
018 WALKING THE TIES GHP LP 006
019 COLD MOUNTAINS GHP LP 006
020 KANSAS CITY RAILROAD BLUES GHP LP 006
021 COME CLOSER, LORD GHP LP 006
022 THE CLINCHFIELD SPECIAL GHP LP 006
023 YOU’RE THE SAME OLD YOU TO ME GHP LP 006
024 TRAIN TIME GHP LP 006
025 WHEN YOU’RE ONLY NINE GHP LP 006
026 LEE HIGHWAY BLUES GHP LP 006
027 THE WRECK ABOVE SPRUCE PINE GHP LP 006
028 MEMORIES OF HOME GHP LP 006
1972 unknown – The Toe River Valley Boys
029 BILL CHEATHAM Mayland LP 004
030 GOLDEN SLIPPERS Mayland LP 004
031 GRAY EAGLE Mayland LP 004
032 DOWN YONDER Mayland LP 004
033 UNDER THE DOUBLE EAGLE Mayland LP 004
034 ALABAMA JUBILEE Mayland LP 004
Ca Mid 1970s unknown – The Toe River Valley Boys
035 ORANGE BLOSSOM TRAIN Mayland MA 0015   
036 FOOLISH PRIDE Mayland MA 0015   
037 TWO BABY BLUE EYES Mayland MA 0015   
038 I'LL BE ALL SMILES Mayland MA 0015   
039 HARD TIME BLUES Mayland MA 0015
040 SCOTTISH BACK STEP Mayland MA 0015  
041 WHITE HOUSE BLUES Mayland MA 0015
042 DON'T THIS ROAD LOOK ROUGH AND ROCKY Mayland MA 0015
043 THE LETTER THAT WENT TO GOD Mayland MA 0015  
044 GOING BACK TO JONESBORO Mayland MA 0015
045 GOT THAT PIG AT HOME Mayland MA 0015
046 MARRY AT THE OLD HOUSE Mayland MA 0015   


ALBUMS

GHP [GER] LP 903 Toe River Valley Boys: Frankie Silvers; New Dixon County Blues; My Home’s Across The Blue Ridge Mountains; Brown’s Dream; The Little Brown Church;  When You’re Loving Me;  Not Good Enough;  I’ll Reap A Harvest Of Blessings;  Cricket On The Hearth;  The Love I Have For You; Margaret Randolph Waltz; Natural Bridge Blues - 12-69
GHP [GER] LP 906 Train Time: Toe River Train; Estatoe; Love And Wealth; Walking The Ties; Cold Mountains; Kansas City Railroad Blues; Come Closer, Lord; The Clinchfield Special; You’re The Same Old You To Me; Train Time; When You’re Only Nine; Lee Highway Blues; The Wreck Above Spruce Pine; Memories Of Home – 70
Mayland MA LP 004 Square Dancing In The Blue Ridge Mountains: Bill Cheatham; Golden Slippers; Gray Eagle;Down Yonder; Under The Double Eagle; Alabama Jubilee - 72
Mayland MA 0015 Traditional Grass: Orange Blossom Train;  Foolish Pride;  Two Baby Blue Eyes;  I'll Be All Smiles;  Hard Time Blues;Scottish Back Step;  White House Blues; Don't This Road Look Rough And Rocky; The Letter That Went To God; Going Back To Jonesboro; Got That Pig At Home;Marry At The Old House  - 7-

SINGLES
Mountainer (1961)
1 Mountain’s Secret / I Can’t Think Of Any Reasons -  61

J. C. Crowley



John Charles "J.C." Crowley, *13-11-1947 Houston, TX
By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS originally member of Player


1988 Treasure Isle Recorders, 2808 Azalea Place, Nashville, TN/The Loft, Nashville, TN – J. C. Crowley (J. C. Crowley  [vcl/gt/keyboards], Josh Leo [gt], Larry Byrom [gt], Biff Watson [ac gt/keyboards], Michael Rhode [bass], Harry Stinson [drums]. Producer> Josh Leo, Larry Michael Lee) [overdubs at The Loft, Nashville, TN; The Recording Arts, Nashville, TN/A+M Studio, Hollywood, CA: Lennz Castro, Marcos Loya, Francisco Gonzales, Bobby Loya, Daniel Weinstein, Tommy Morgan, Matt Benson Jr., Terry MaMillan, Steve Gibson, Sam Bush, Tom Roady, Jay Spell, Dale Armstrong, Dennis Burnside, Paul Franklin, Carl Marsh, Michael Henderson, Bonnie Raitt]
001 PAINT THE TOWN AND HANG THE MOON TONIGHT  RCA 8747-7-R /8370-1-R 8370-2-R
002 HARDER THAN IT SOUNDS  RCA 8370-1-R 8370-2-R
003 LIVING FOR THE FIRE 8634-7-R 8822-7-R 9012-7-R /8370-2-R
004 BENEATH THE TEXAS MOON  RCA 9012-7-R /8370-1-R 8370-2-R
005 SERENADE  RCA 8747-7-R /8370-1-R 8370-2-R
006 DIRTY SHOES  RCA 8370-1-R 8370-2-R
007 BOXCAR 109  RCA 8634-7-R /8370-1-R 8370-2-R
008 RIGHT AS RAIN  RCA 8370-1-R 8370-2-R
009 BEYOND THE GREAT DIVIDE  RCA 8370-1-R 8370-2-R
010 I KNOW WHAT I'VE GOT  RCA 8822-7-R/ 8370-1-R 8370-2-R

ALBUMS

RCA 8370-1-R/8370-2-R Beneath The Texas Moon: Paint The Town And Hang The Moon Tonight; Harder Than It Sounds; Living For The Fire*; Beneath The Texas Moon; Serenade; Dirty Shoes; Boxcar 109; Right As Rain; Beyond The Great Divide; I Know What I've Got – 88 (*on CD only)


SINGLES
RCA (1988)                  
8634-7-R Boxcar 109 / Living For The Fire - 07-88
8747-7-R Paint The Town And Hang The Moon Tonight / Serenade - 10-88
8822-7-R I Know What I've Got / Living For The Fire - 02-89
9012-7-R Beneath The Texas Moon / Living For The Fire - 06-89


Sunday, April 28, 2013

Lockwood Barr




Sarah Lockwood Barr *San Francisco, CA
By Praguefrank

SESSIONS

2011 Joe Pisapia's Middletree Studios, Nashville, TN - Lockwood Barr
001 WAKE ME UP
002 STARTING OVER
003 SUMMER RAIN
004 25TH HOUR
005 LADY SPENCER
006 IF I TOLD YOU
007 BROKEN
008 MAMA BARR SONG
009 HIKING IN HEELS
010 GOTTA DANCE
011 LOVE MOVES SLOWLY
Tracks above issued on album 25th hour

2015 Sony Tree Studio, Nashville, TN – Lockwood Barr (Lockwood Barr [vcl/ac gt/ banjo/ mandolin], J.J. Murphy [gt/lap steel], Matt Odmark [ac gt],  Stephen Mason [steel], Kevin Gift Jr. [bass], Chris Leidhecker [drums], Kate Lee [fiddle],  Charlie Lowell [piano/B3 organ], Corine Bupp, Seth Johnson, Augie Phillips [bck vcl])
012 THROUGH YOUR EYES
013 MCARTHUR
Tracks above issued as single and on album Signs Along The Road
2016 Grey Matters Studio, Nashville, TN – Lockwood Barr (Lockwood Barr [vcl/ac gt/ banjo/ mandolin], J.J. Murphy [gt/lap steel], Matt Odmark [ac gt],  Stephen Mason [steel], Kevin Gift Jr. [bass], Chris Leidhecker [drums], Kate Lee [fiddle],  Charlie Lowell [piano/B3 organ], Jason Eskridge [bck vcl])
014 STARVE YOU OUT OF MY HEART
015 SIGNS ALONG THE ROAD
016 FORGOTTEN HOW TO CRY
017 INDIAN SUMMER
018 YESTERDAY DON'T GIVE A DAMN
019 IN THE RYE
020 CAN'T HELP LOVING YOU
021 SILENT HEARTED
Tracks above issued on album Signs Along The Road
2018 Nashville, TN – Lockwood Barr
022 HIGH WEARS OFF digital single [rel. July 6]
023 RIGHT TIME digital single [rel. Oct. 19]
 

ALBUMS

Lockwood Barr ? (UPC884501660761) 25th Hour: Wake Me Up; Starting Over; Summer Rain; 25th Hour; Lady Spencer; If I Told You; Broken; Mama Barr Song; Hiking In Heels; Gotta Dance; Love Moves Slowly – 28-12-11

Lockwood Barr ? (UPC888295452434) Signs Along The Road: Starve You out of My Heart; Signs Along the Road; Forgotten How to Cry; Indian Summer; Yesterday Don't Give a Damn; Through Your Eyes; In the Rye; Can't Help Loving You; Silent Hearted; McArthur
– 08-07-16

 

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Karen Brooks



Karen Sue Brooks, *29-04-1954 Dallas, TX
2nd version

By Praguefrank, Mike Masterson, Kurt Rokitta

SESSIONS


December 1981 Enactron Truck, Los Angeles, CA – Karen Brooks (Karen Brooks [vcl],   Emmylou Harris [ac gt],  John McFee [ac gt/el gt], Randy Sharp [ac gt],  Tim Goodman [ac gt],    Don Kirkpatrick [el gt], Emory Gordy [bass], Keith Knudsen/ Mike Porter [drums], Bill Payne [keyboards], Marv Allin [synthesizer]. Producer: Brian Ahern)
001 SHAME ON THE MOON 1-23676
002 ZCA1497 NEW WAY OUT 7-29958/1-23676
003 ZCA1498 IF THAT’S WHAT YOU’RE THINKING 7-29789/1-23676
004 SHORES OF WHITE SAND 1-23676
005 ANYONE WHO HAD A HEART 1-23676
006 CANDY MAN 1-23676
007 ZCA1502 EVERY BEAT OF MY HEART 7-29789 7-29644/1-23676
008 UNDER THE STARS 1-23676
009 ZCA 1517 COUNTRY GIRL 7-29958/1-23676
Early 1982 Enactron Truck, Los Angeles, CA – Karen Brooks
010 ACA1494 WALK ON WB 7-29644/1-23676
ca. June or July 1982 Tree International Srudios, Nashville, TN – T. G. Sheppard ,*and Karen Brooks (Producer: Buddy Killen)
011 ATN1655 FAKING LOVE* 7-29854/1-23726
ca April 1983 Hollywood, CA – Karen Brooks (Producer: Brian Anhearn)
012 BCA2351 GIVE IT UP 7-29225 7-29154/1-25051
013 BCA2352 A SIMPLE I LOVE YOU 7-29154/1-25051
1983 Hollywood, CA – Karen Brooks (Producer: Brian Anhearn)
014 BCA2546 A LITTLE COMMON KINDNESS 7-29302/1-25051
ca. April 1983/January 1984 Hollywood, CA/Nashville TN – Karen Brooks (Producer: Jim Ed Norman)
015 SHOWDOWN 1-25051
016 BULL RIDER 1-25051
017 HEARTS ON FIRE 1-25051
018 THE WAY WE MAKE A BROKEN HEART 1-25051
019 ON THE BOULEVARD 1-25051
ca. February 1984 Nashville TN – Karen Brooks (Producer: Jim Ed Norman)
020 CTN2098 TONIGHT I’M WITH SOMEONE ELSE 7-29225/1-25051
021 CTN2099 BORN TO LOVE YOU 7-29302/1-25051
February 1985 Nashville TN – Karen Brooks and Johnny Cash
022 DTN2401 I WILL DANCE WITH YOU 7-28979/1-25277
February 1985 Nashville TN – Karen Brooks (Producer: Barry Beckett)
023 NOBODY'S ANGEL 1-25277
024 THE HARD WAY 1-25277
025 HAVE A HEART 1-25277
026 THE LAST TIME 1-25277
027 DTN2406 TOO BAD FOR LOVE 7-28979/1-25277
028 I DO BLUES 1-25277
029 THE LAST ONE TO KNOW 1-25277
030 THE OTHER NIGHT 1-25277
031 BEYOND THE GREAT DIVIDE 1-25277
1985 [sessions for Dallas – The Music Story] unknown – Karen Brooks
032 I WANNA REACH OUT AND TOUCH YOU     1-25325
early 1992 Kaweah Recording, Van Nuys, CA – Karen Brooks and Randy Sharp (Karen Brooks [vcl], Randy Sharp [vcl/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])
033 ALL I NEED Mercury 512 232-2
034 GOOD LOVE IS HARD TO FIND 512 232-2
035 92-3725 BABY I'M THE ONE 866 834-7/512 232-2
036 92-3726 THE SEARCH GOES ON 866 834-7/512 232-2
037 LAST CALL FOR LOVE 512 232-2
038 IF YOU DON'T REALLY LOVE HER 512 232-2
039 YOU CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON ME 512 232-2
040 THAT'S ANOTHER STORY 512 232-2
041 HE LOVES ME 512 232-2
042 PRETENDING 512 232-2
043 I'M ONLY HUMAN 512 232-2
044 IT'S NOT ALL OVER 512 232-2
 
ALBUMS
Warner Brothers 1-23676 Walk On:
Country Girl; New Way Out; Shame On The Moon; Every Beat Of My Heart; Shores Of White Sand; If That's What You're Thinking; Walk On; Anyone Who Had A Heart; Candy Man; Under The Stars – 28-06-82
Warner Brothers  1-25051 Hearts On Fire: Showdown; Tonight I'm Here With Someone Else; Born To Love You; Little Common Kindness; Bull Rider; Hearts On Fire; Give It Up; Way We Make A Broken Heart; On The Boulevard; Simple I Love You – 18-06-84
Warner Brothers 1-25277 I Will Dance With You: Nobody's Angel; I Will Dance With You; The Hard Way; Have A Heart; The Last Time; I Do Blues; The Last One To Know; The Other Night; Too Bad For Love; Beyond The Great Divide – 24-06-85
Mercury 314 512 232-2 That's Another Story: 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. Randy Sharp

SINGLES
Warner Brothers (1982-85)
7-29958 New Way Out / Country Girl - 06-82
7-29854 Faking Love / [T.G. Sheppard:] Reno And Me - 10-82 w. T.G.Sheppard
7-29789 If That's What You're Thinking / Every Beat Of My Heart - 01-83
7-29644 Walk On / Every Beat Of My Heart - 05-83
7-29302 Born To Love You / Little Common Kindness – 30-03-84
7-29225 Tonight I'm Here With Someone Else / Give It Up - 07-84
7-29154 A Simple I Love You / Give It Up - 11-84
7-28979 I Will Dance With You (w. Johnny Cash) / Too Bad For Love – 07-06-85
Mercury (1992)
866 834-7 Search Goes On / Baby I'm The One - 26-05-92