Sunday, December 22, 2013

Greenbriar Boys



2nd version
By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti
SESSIONS

1961 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys
001 KATY CLYNE Vanguard VRS-9096 VCD 206/7
002 I'M COMING BACK BUT I DON'T KNOW WHEN Vanguard VRS-9096 VCD 206/7
003 WAY DOWN IN THE COUNTRY Vanguard VRS-9096 79723-2
004 STEWBALL Vanguard VRS-9096 VSD-79317 VCD 206/7
005 RAWHIDE Vanguard VRS-9096 VCD 206/7
ca. July 1961 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Joan Baez (Greenbriar Boys. Producer: Maynard Solomon)
000 BANKS OF THE OHIO 35012/ VRS-9094=VSD-2097 VCD 206/7
000 PAL OF MINE 35013/ VRS-9094=VSD-2097 VCD 206/7
ca early 1962 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys (John Herald [gt], Bob Yellin [banjo], Ralph Rinzler [mandolin] + Buddie Pendleton [fiddle], Jack Cook [banjo])
006 WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
007 LITTLE BIRDIE Vanguard VSD-9104 VSD-79319
008 NINE POUND HAMMER Vanguard VSD-9104
009 WE NEED A LOT MORE OF JESUS Vanguard VSD-9104 VSD-79319 VCD 206/7
010 GIRL ON THE GREENBRIAR SHORE Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
011 LIFE IS LIKE A MOUNTAIN RAILWAY Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
012 DOWN THE ROAD Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
013 ROSIE'S GONE AWAY Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
014 RAMBLING ROUND Vanguard VSD-9104 79723-2
015 COOT FROM TENNESSEE Vanguard VSD-9104 79723-2
016 FLORIDA BLUES Vanguard VSD-9104
017 AMELIA ERHART'S LAST FLIGHT Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
018 OTHER SIDE OF JORDAN Vanguard VSD-9104 VCD 206/7
019 STAY ALL NIGHT Vanguard VSD-9104 79723-2
020 MISSISSIPPI SAWYER 79723-2
021 DANVILLE GIRL 79723-2
022 THE GREAT ASSEMBLY 79723-2
023 CABIN IN GLORYLAND 79723-2
024 GOTTA TRAVEL ON 79723-2
Fall 2003 [live- The American Hootenanny Festival] Norwalk, CT – Greenbriar Boys
02401 GOODBYE, OLD PAL 20th Century Fox TFM-3121
02402 SALLY LET YOUR BANGS HANG DOWN Crestview CRS-7807
Crestview CRS-7807 THE ORIGINAL HOOTENANNY. VOLUME 2 (1963)
November 1963 The Ash Grove, Los Angeles, CA – Dian and Greenbriar Boys (Dian James + Greenbriar Boys: John Herald [gt], Bob Yellin [banjo], Ralph Rinzler [mandolin])
025 SALLY LET YOUR BANGS HANG DOWN Elektra EKSN-45005/EKS-7233
026 ALABAMA BOUND Elektra EKS-7233
027 HE WAS A FRIEND OF MINE Elektra EKSN-45001/EKS-7233
028 GREEN CORN Elektra EKS-7233
029 CANNON BALL BLUES Elektra EKS-7233
030 GIVING EVERYTHING AWAY Elektra EKS-7233
031 TRAGIC ROMANCE Elektra EKS-7233
032 SWEET WILLIE Elektra EKS-7233
033 BROWN'S FERRY BLUES Elektra EKSN-45001/EKS-7233
034 TRAMP ON THE STREET Elektra EKS-7233
035 PRECIOUS LORD Elektra EKS-7233
036 MASTER'S BOUQUET Elektra EKS-7233
037 IF I WERE FREE Elektra EKSN-45005/EKS-7233
1964 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys (John Heral;d [vcl/gt], Bob Yellin [tnr vcl/banjo], Ralph Rinzler [baritone vcl/mandolin] + Eric Weissberg [bass])
038 RAGGED BUT RIGHT Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
039 SLEEPY EYED JOHN Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
040 ROLL ON JOHN Vanguard VSD-79159 79723-2
041 A MINOR BREAKDOWN Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
042 LET ME FALL Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
043 BLUES MY NAUGHTY SWEETIE GIVES TO ME Vanguard VSD-79159 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
044 YELLIN' HOLLER Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
045 AT THE END OF THE LONG LONELY DAY Vanguard VSD-79159 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
046 I CRIED AGAIN Vanguard VSD-79159 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
1964 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys (John Heral;d [vcl/gt], Bob Yellin [tnr vcl/banjo], Ralph Rinzler [baritone vcl/mandolin] + Sandy Block [bass])
047 McKINLEY Vanguard VSD-79159 VCD-206/7
048 LEVEE BREAKING BLUES Vanguard VSD-79159 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
049 TAKE A WHIFF ON ME Vanguard VSD-79159 79723-2
050 HOW COME YOU DO ME LIKE YOU DO Vanguard VSD-79159 VSD-79319
051 METHODIST PIE Vanguard VSD-79159 79723-2
ca 1964 unknown – Greenbriar Boys
052 DARBY RAM SRV-140 79723-2
Vanguard Everyman Classics SRV-140 SD THE SOUND OF FOLK MUSIC, VOL. 2 (1964)
23/26 July 1964 [live-Newport Folk Festival] Newport, RI – Greenbriar Boys
05201 LITTLE BIRDIE Vanguard VSD-79185
05202 SLEEPY EYED JOHN Vanguard VSD-79185
Vanguard VSD-79185 THE NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL, 1964. VOL. 2: EVENING CONCERTS (1965)
1966 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys (John Herald [vcl/gt], Bob Yellin [vcl/anjo], Frank Wakefield [mandolin] + Russ Savakus [bass],Jim Buchanan [fiddle])
053 THE TRAIN THAT I RIDE Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
054 DIFFERENT DRUM Vanguard VSD-79233 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
055 I HEARD THE BLUEBIRDS SING Vanguard VSD-79233 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
056 MORNING TRAIN Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
057 SHACKLES AND CHAINS Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
058 CHICKEN Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
059 ALLIGATOR MAN Vanguard VSD-79233 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
060 RUSSIAN AROUND Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
061 UP TO MY NECK IN HIGH MUDDY WATER Vanguard VSD-79233 VSD-79319 VCD-206/7
062 HONKY TONK GIRL Vanguard VSD-79233 79723-2
1966 Vanguard Recording Studio, 23rd St., New York City – Greenbriar Boys (John Herald [vcl/gt], Bob Yellin [vcl/anjo], Frank Wakefield [mandolin] + Richard Romott [bass], Jim Buchanan [fiddle])
063 LOVE BUG -1 Vanguard VSD-79233 VSD-79319 79723-2
064 PRISONER'S SONG -1 Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
065 LITTLE BIRDIE -1 Vanguard VSD-79233 VCD-206/7
Btw 1961/1966 unknown – Greenbriar Boys
066 AIN'T NO GRAVE GONNA HOLD GOD'S BODY DOWN 79723-2
067 SHINE ON ME 79723-2

ALBUMS
Vanguard VRS-9096 New Folks:
[Greenbriar Boys:] Katy Clyne; I'm Coming Back But I Don't Know When; Way Down In The Country; Stewball; Rawhide; [Jackie Washington:] Soon I Will Be Done; Angelitos Negros ("Black Angels"); Let Me Fly; Lowlands; [Hedy West:] Drunkards Lament; The Moon Will Be A-Bleeding; I Had A Notion; The Lark; Pretty Polly; [David Gude:] I Love My Baby; Another Man Done Gone; Alberta; Winken, Blinken And Nod; They Hung Him On The Cross – 61
Vanguard VRS-9104 The Greenbriar Boys: We Shall Not Be Moved; Little Birdie; Nine Pound Hammer; We Need A Lot More Of Jesus; Girl On The Greenbriar Shore; Life Is Like A Mountain Railway; Down The Road; Rosie's Gone Again; Rambling Round; Coot From Tennessee; Florida Blues; Amelia Earhart's Last Flight; Other Side Of Jordan; Stay All Night – 04-62
Elektra EKL-233/EKS-7233 Dian and The Greenbriar Boys: Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down; Alabama Bound; He Was A Friend; Green Corn; Cannon Ball Blues; Giving Everything Away; Tragic Romance; Sweet Willie; Brown's Ferry Blues; Tramp On The Street; Precious Lord; Master's Bouquet; If I Were Free – 63 Dian and The Greenbriar Boys (reissued on CCM 671-2 in 2006)
Vanguard VRS-9159/VSD-79159 Ragged But Right: Sleepy Eyed John; Ragged But Right; Mckinley; Levee Breaking Blues; Poll On John; Take A Whiff On Me; A Minor Break Down; Let Me Fall; The Blues My Naughtie Sweetie Gives To Me; Yellin Holler; At The End Of A Lonely Day; How Come You Do Me Like You Do; I Cried Again; Methodist Pie – 64
Vanguard VRS-9233/VSD-79233 Better Late Than Never!: Train That I Ride; Love Bug; Different Drum; I Heard The Bluebirds Singing; Morning Train; Shackles And Chains; Chicken; Alligator Man; Russian Around; Up To My Neck In High Muddy Water; The Prisoner's Song; Honky Tonk Girl; Little Birdie – 12-66
Vanguard VSD-79317 The Best Of John Herald And The Greenbriar Boys: Alligator Man; Different Drum; Blues My Naughtie Sweetie Give; Stewball*; Levee Breaking Blues; At The End Of A Long Lonely Day; How Come You Do Me Like You Do; We Need A Lot More Of Jesus; I Heard The Bluebirds Sing; Little Birdie; I Cried Again; Up To My Neck In High Muddy Water; Love Bug – 72 (*previously unissued on album)
Vanguard 79723-2 Big Apple Bluegrass: Love Bug; Darby Ram; Methodist Pie; Mississippi Sawyer; Danville Girl; Coot From Tennessee; The Great Assembly; Take A Whiff On Me; Cabin In Gloryland; Honky Tonk Girl; Gotta Travel On; Way Down In The Country; Ain't No Grave Gonna Hold God's Body Down; Rambling Round; Stay All Night; Shine On Me; Roll On John – 11-03-03
Vanguard VCD-206/7 Best Of The Vanguard Years: Katy Clyne; I'm Coming Back But I Don't Know When; Stewball; Rawhide; Banks of the Ohio (w. Joan Baez*); Pal of Mine (w. Joan Baez*); We Shall Not Be Moved; We Need a Lot More of Jesus; Girl On the Greenbriar Shore; Life is Like a Mountain Railway; Down the Road; Rosie's Gone Again; Amelia; Earhart's Last Flight; Other Side of Jordan; Sleepy Eyed John; Ragged But Right; McKinley; Levee Breaking Blues; A Minor Breakdown; Let Me Fall; Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives To Me; At the End of a Long, Lonely Day; Yellin Holler; I Cried Again; The Train That I Ride; I Heard the Bluebirds Sing; Morning Train; Shackles and Chains; Chicken; Alligator Man; Russian Around; Up To My Neck In High Muddy Water; Little Birdie; Prisoner's Song; Different Drum – 13-08-02 (double *from Joan Baez, vol. 2)

SINGLES
Elektra (1963) as by Dian and The Greenbriar Boys
EKSN-45001 Browns's Ferry Blues / He Was A Friend Of Mine - 63
EKSN-45005 If I Were Free / Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down - 63

Pharis and Jason Romero



Pharis Hope Romero, *1979

Jason Joseph Romero, *1971
By Praguefrank

SESSIONS also members of The Haints Old Time Stringband
2010 unknown – Pharis and Jaso Romero with friends
001 BILLY IN THE LOWGROUND - W. JOSH RABIE Lula LULA 1001  
002 CHICKEN IN THE BARNYARD - W. GREG CANOTE Lula LULA 1001  
003 SALLY ANN - W. KORI MIYANISHI Lula LULA 1001   
004 WALK CHALK CHICKEN WITH A NECKTIE ON - W. KAREN CELIA HEIL Lula LULA 1001005 HALIFAX - W. ARMIN BARNETT Lula LULA 1001   
006 OLD GRANNY BLAIR - W. TATIANA HARGREAVES Lula LULA 1001   
007 OLD COW DIED - W. DAVE MOUNT Lula LULA 1001   
008 FRANKIE - W. AMY HOFER Lula LULA 1001  
009 WAGONER - W. ERYNN MARSHALL Lula LULA 1001  
010 OLD JUDGE PARKER - W. TONY GOLDENBERG Lula LULA 1001  
011 HIGH UP ON TUG - W. MAGGIE LIND Lula LULA 1001  
012 JIMMY SHANK - W. SOPHIE VITELLS Lula LULA 1001  
013 GEORGE BOOKER - W. BILL HUNTER Lula LULA 1001   
014 LADIES ON THE STEAMBOAT - W. SAMMY LIND Lula LULA 1001  
015 BULL AT THE WAGON - W. WB REID Lula LULA 1001  
016 RABBIT, WHERE'S YOUR MAMMY? - W. CAROLINE OAKLEY Lula LULA 1001   
017 SHIPPING PORT - W. MICHAEL ISMERIO Lula LULA 1001
018 JOHNNY COURT THE WIDDER - W. PATRICK LIND Lula LULA 1001  
019 DRY AND DUSTY - W. COLIN VANCE  Lula LULA 1001  
2011 Portland, OR – Pharis and Jason Romero
020 FORSAKEN LOVE Lula LULA 1102
021 A PASSING GLIMPSE Lula LULA 1102
022 MY FLOWERS, MY COMPANIONS, AND ME Lula LULA 1102
023 WHERE IS THE GAMBLIN' MAN? Lula LULA 1102
024 LAY DOWN IN SORROW Lula LULA 1102
025 HILLBILLY BLUES Lula LULA 1102
026 OUT ON THE WESTERN PLAINS Lula LULA 1102
027 I'M JUST HERE TO GET MY BABY OUT OF JAIL Lula LULA 1102
028 DAD'S SONG Lula LULA 1102
029 IT'S ME AGAIN LORD Lula LULA 1102
030 WAIT TILL THE CLOUDS ROLL BY Lula LULA 1102
031 CUMBERLAND GAP Lula LULA 1102
032 ENGINE 143 Lula LULA 1102 
033 ONLY GOLD Lula LULA 1102
034 MY FLOWERS, MY COMPANIONS, AND ME REPRISE Lula LULA 1102 
2012 unknown – Pharis and Jaso Romero (Producer: Pharis and Jason Romero)
035 SAD OLD SONG Lula LULA 1303  
036 LONG GONE OUT WEST BLUES Lula LULA 1303  
037 WILD BILL JONES Lula LULA 1303
038 I WANT TO BE LUCKY Lula LULA 1303  
039 LOST LULA Lula LULA 1303
040 LITTLE THINGS ARE HARDEST IN THE END Lula LULA 1303
041 COME ON HOME Lula LULA 1303
042 TRUCK DRIVERS BLUES Lula LULA 1303
043 WAITING FOR THE EVENING MAIL Lula LULA 1303
044 IT JUST SUITS ME Lula LULA 1303
045 LONELY HOME BLUES Lula LULA 1303
046 SALLY GOODIN Lula LULA 1303  
047 ACROSS THE BRIDGE Lula LULA 1303
February 2013 [live-Folk Alliance] Toronto, ONT, CAN – Pharis and Jason Romero
04701 INTRO
04702 LOST LULA
04703 COME ON HOME
04704 LONELY HOME BLUES
Tracks above issued on EP Pinball Sessions:


2015 Horlsefly, BC, CAN - Pharis and Jason Romero (Pharis Romero [vcl/gt/banjo], Jason Romero [vcl/gt/banjo], Marc Jenkins [steel], John Hurd [bass], Brent Morton [drums], Josh Rabie [fiddle])
048 A WANDERER I'LL STAY Lula 1504
049 BALLAD OF OLD BILL Lula 1504
050 THERE'S NO COMPANION Lula 1504
051 NEW LONESOME BLUES Lula 1504
052 LONESOME AND I'M GOING BACK HOME Lula 1504
053 BACKSTEP INDI Lula 1504
054 GOODBYE OLD PAINT Lula 1504
055 IT'S A SIN TO TELL A LIE Lula 1504
056 POOR BOY Lula 1504
057 COCAINE BLUES Lula 1504
058 OLD SEPTEMBER Lula 1504
059 THE DYING SOLDIER Lula 1504

2017 Horsefly, BC, CAN – Pharis and Jason Romero ( +John Reischman [mandolin], Marc Jenkins [steel], Patrick Metzger [bass gt/baritone gt], John Raham [drums], Josh Rabie [fiddle], Shining Light Chorus (Cole Patenaude, Marin Patenaude, Ciel Patenaude, Brent Morton, Marc Jenkins, John Raham. Producer:  Marc Jenkins)
060 SWEET OLD RELIGION LULA 1505
061 STITCH IN TIME LULA 1505
062 SALT AND POWDER LULA 1505
063 OLD WORLD STYLE LULA 1505
064 AGE OLD DREAM LULA 1505
065 THE SALESMAN LULA 1505
066 YOU ARE A SHINING LIGHT LULA 1505
067 YOU ARE THE BEST THING LULA 1505
068 LEAVE THE GARDEN GATE OPEN LULA 1505
069 COME ON LOVE LULA 1505
070 BABES, MOTHERS AND FATHERS LULA 1505  

2020 Banjo shop, Horsefly, BC, CAN - Pharis and Jason Romero (Pharis Romero [vcl/gt/banjo], Jason Romero [vcl/gt/ banjo], John Reischman [mandolin], Patrick Metzger [bass])
071 HOMETOWN BLUES LULA 2006  
072 NEW DAY LULA 2006  
073 ROLL ON MY FRIEND LULA 2006  
074 RIGHT IN THE GARDEN LULA 2006
075 BET ON LOVE LULA 2006
076 NEW CALEDONIA LULA 2006
077 WE ALL FALL LULA 2006  
078 OLD CHATELAINE LULA 2006
079 A BIT OLD SCHOOL LULA 2006  
080 KIND GIRL LULA 2006  
081 WORLD STOPS TURNING LULA 2006

 
 


ALBUMS

Lula [CAN] LULA 1001 Back Up And Push: 19 West Coast  Fiddlers Play Old-Time Tunes With Banjo And Guitar: Billy in the Lowground - w. Josh Rabie;  Chicken in the Barnyard - w. Greg Canote;  Sally Ann - w. Kori Miyanishi;  Walk Chalk Chicken with a Necktie on - w. Karen Celia Heil;  Halifax - w. Armin Barnett;  Old Granny Blair - w. Tatiana Hargreaves;  Old Cow Died - w. Dave Mount;  Frankie - w. Amy Hofer;  Wagoner - w. Erynn Marshall;  Old Judge Parker - w. Tony Goldenberg;  High Up on Tug - w. Maggie Lind;  Jimmy Shank - w. Sophie Vitells;  George Booker - w. Bill Hunter;  Ladies on the Steamboat - w. Sammy Lind;  Bull at the Wagon - w. WB Reid;  Rabbit, Where's Your Mammy? - w. Caroline Oakley;  Shipping Port - w. Michael Ismerio;  Johnny Court the Widder - w. Patrick Lind;  Dry and Dusty - w. Colin Vance - 07-10  Jason and Pharis Romero and friends
Lula [CAN] LULA 1102 A Passing Glimpse: Forsaken Love;  A Passing Glimpse;My Flowers, My Companions, and Me;Where is the Gamblin' Man?; Lay Down in Sorrow; Hillbilly Blues; Out on the Western Plains; I'm Just Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail;  Dad's Song; It's Me Again Lord; Wait Till the Clouds Roll By; Cumberland Gap; Engine 143;  Only Gold; My Flowers, My Companions, and Me Reprise - 07-11
Lula [CAN] LULA 1303 Long Gone Out West Blues: Sad Old Song; Long Gone Out West Blues; Wild Bill Jones; I Want to Be Lucky; Lost Lula; Little Things Are Hardest in the End; Come On Home; Truck Drivers Blues; Waiting For the Evening Mail; It Just Suits Me; Lonely Home Blues; Sally Goodin; Across the Bridge – 05-02-13


Lula [CAN] LULA 1504 A Wanderer I’ll Stay:  A Wanderer I'll Stay;  Ballad of Old Bill;  There's No Companion;  New Lonesome Blues;  Lonesome and I'm Going Back Home;  Backstep Indi;  Goodbye Old Paint;  It's a Sin To Tell a Lie;  Poor Boy;  Cocaine Blues;  Old September;  The Dying Soldier – 23-06-15

Lula [CAN] LULA 1805 Sweet Old Religion: Sweet Old Religion; Stitch In Time; Salt and Powder; Old World Style; Age Old Dream; The Salesman; You Are a Shining Light; You Are the Best Thing; Leave the Garden Gate Open; Come On Love; Babes, Mothers and Fathers – 18-05-18

Lula [CAN] LULA-CD 2006 Bet On Love: Hometown Blues; New Day; Roll On My Friend; Right In The Garden; Bet On Love; New Caledonia; We All Fall; Old Chatelaine; A Bit Old School; Kind Girl; World Stops Turning – 15-05-20
 

 

EP
Pinball Sessions: Intro;  Lost Lula;  Come On Home;  Lonely Home Blues – 29-07-13