Thursday, July 17, 2014

Phil Phillips



John Phillip Baptiste, *14-03-1931, Lake Charles, LA
By Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Dik DeHeer, Thieu Van De Vorst, Carl G. Cederblad, Rog Peyton

SESSIONS


1953 unknown, LA – The Gateway Quartet (John Phillip Batiste, Edward Batiste, Elijah Batiste, Mack Robinson)
G01 SAMSON AND DELILAH Dot 45-1174
G02 SAVE ME, LORD Dot 45-1174
G03 GO DOWN TO THE RIVER 45-1175
G04 I WANNA GO TO HEAVEN 45-1175
G05 FOUR AND TWENTY ELDERS 45-1176
G06 SUN DIDN’T SHINE 45-1176
G07 LOOK AWAY 45-1177
G08 STEAL AWAY 45-1177
G09 I'LL SHAKE MOTHER'S HAND 45-1178
G10 YOU CAN'T DO WRONG 45-1178
Early 1959 Goldband Recording Studio, Lake Charles, LA - Phil Phillips With The Twilights (Phil Phillips [vcl/gt], Ernest Jacobs [piano] + more musicians)
001 KH-530/YW 18523 JUELLA Khoury’s 711 Mercury 71464X45 / BCD 16981
002 KH-531/YW 18524 SEA OF LOVE Khoury’s 711 Mercury 71464X45 /SR 60217 SR 60234 BCD 16981
MERCURY MG 20511/SR 60217 GOLDEN GOODIES: THE ORIGINAL RECORDINGS OF MILLION RECORD SELLERS (1959)
September 1959 Goldband Recording Studio, Lake Charles, LA  - Phil Phillips with The Twilights and The Cupcakes
003 YW 18952/PB 2200? DON’T LEAVE ME unissued/ BCD 16981
004 YW 18953.PB 2201 TAKE THIS HEART 71531X45/ BCD 16981
Fall 1959 Mercury Sound Studio, New York City -Phil Phillips (orch. Cond. By Fred Norman. Producer: Clyde Otis)
005 YW 19184/PB 2580 WEEPING WILLOW SR 60234 BCD 16981
006 YW 19185/PB 2581 DARLING NEVER LET ME GO SR 60234 BCD 16981
007 YW 19186/PB 2582 MY DARLING SR 60234 BCD 16981
008 YW 19187/PB 2583 YOUR LOVE ALONE unissued
009 YW 19188/PB 2584 PROVIDING 71550X45 / BCD 16981
010 YW 19189/PB 2585 DON´T LEAVE ME 71550X45 / BCD 16981
011 YW 19190/PB 2586 SWEET AFFECTION 71817/ BCD 16981
012 YW 19191/PB 2587 I’LL NEVER LET YOU GO unissued
013 YW 19192/PB 2588 YOUR TRUE LOVE ONCE MORE 71611x45/ BCD 16981
014 YW 19193/PB 2589 VERDIE MAE 71531X45 /SR 60172 BCD 16981
MERCURY MG 20493/SR 60172 14 NEWIES BUT GOODIES (1960)
Fall 1959 Mercury Sound Studio, New York City -Phil Phillips (orch. Cond. By Fred Norman)
015 YW 19206/PB 2590 STORMY WEATHER (KEEPS RAININ‘ ALL THE TIME) 71649/SR 60234 BCD 16981 [alt.*] BCD 16981
016 YW 19207PB 2591 UNCHAINED MELODY  SR 60234 BCD 16981
*on BCD 16981 listed as first version, no recording info found
Early 1960 Mercury Sound Studio, New York City -Phil Phillips (orch. Cond. By Belford Hendricks)
017 YW 19799/PB 3098 COME BACK MY DARLING 71656/SR 60234 BCD 16981
018 YW 19800/PB 3099 YES I’LL GET BY  SR 60234 BCD 16981
019 YW 19801/PB 3100 GHOST OF ST. MARIA SR 60234 BCD 16981
020 YW 19802/PB 3101 ANGEL MY ANGEL SR 60234 BCD 16981
021 YW 19803/PB 3102 SKYLARK unissued
022 YW 19804/PB 3103 WHAT WILL I TELL MY HEART 71611X45/ BCD 16981
023 YW 19805/PB 3104 DON’T CRY BABY 71649/SR 60234 BCD 16981
024 YW 19806/PB 3105 NOBODY KNOWS AND NOBODY CARES 71656/SR 60234 BCD 16981
October 1960 Mercury Sound Studio, New York City -Phil Phillips
025 YW 20264/PS 491 BETRAY 71817/ BCD 16981
026 YW 20265/PS 492 NO ONE ELSE BUT YOU  71746/ BCD 16981
027 YW 20266/PS 493 I LOVE TO LOVE YOU 71746 / BCD 16981
028 YW 20267/PS 494 LOVE IS WONDERFUL unissued/ BCD 16981
1964 unknown, LA – Phil Phillips
029 YOU DON'T WANT ME ANYMORE Tamm T 2004
030 I'M ALONE BECAUSE I LOVE YOU Tamm T 2004
1966 unknown, LA – Phil Phillips
031 SoN 37221 PLEASE FORGIVE ME  Clique CR 100
032 SoN 37222 BEWARE CR 100
1966 unknown, LA – Phil Phillips
033 SoN 45481 CONFUSIONS Clique CR 105
034 SoN 45482 MY LOVE IS TRUE  Clique CR 105
1968 Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Sheffield, AL – Phil Phillips
035 LH 7065 I CAN'T LIVE MY LIFE WITHOUT YOU Lanor 551
036 LH 7066 THAT'S WHAT MY HEART NEEDS  551
1968 Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Sheffield, AL – Phil Phillips
037 LH7103081 IT’S ALL RIGHT Lanor 559
038 LH7103082 THE EVIL DOPE 559
2002 unknown – Phil Phillips
039 SEA OF LOVE  SweetMellow CD single
040 BE MINDFUL WHAT YOU DO  Sweet Mellow CD single
041-050  unknown unissued tracks



ALBUMS
Mercury MG 20574/SR 60234 Sea Of Love: Sea Of Love; Weeping Willow; Darling Never Let Me Go; My Darling; Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin' All The Time); Unchained Melody; Come Back My Darling;  Yes I'll Get By;  Ghost Of St. Maria;  Angel My Angel;  Don't Cry Baby; Nobody Knows And Nobody Cares – 60 (according to bsnpubs site the album was not issued)
Bear Family [GER] BCD 16981 Sea Of Love: Sea Of Love;  Ghost Of St. Maria;  Weeping Willow;  Don't Cry Baby;  Unchained Melody;  Angel My Angel;  Darling Never Let Me Go;  Nobody Knows And Nobody Cares;  Stormy Weather;  Yes I'll Get By;  My Darling;  Come Back My Darling;  Verdie Mae;  Don't Leave Me;  Take This Heart;  Betray;  No One Else But You;  I Love To Love You;  Love Is Wonderful;  Providing;  Don't Leave Me;  Sweet Affection;  Your True Love Once More;  What Will I Tell My Heart;  Juella;  Stormy Weather - 08

SINGLES
Dot (1953) The Gateway Quartet
45-1174 Samson And Delilah / Save Me, Lord - 53
45-1175 Go Down To The River / I Wanna Go To Heaven - 53
45-1176 Four And Twenty Elders / Sun Didn’t Shine - 53
45-1177 Look Away / Steal Away - 53
45-1178 I'll Shake Mother's Hand / You Can't Do Wrong - 53
Khoury’s (1959)
711 Sea Of Love / Juella - 59
Mercury (1959-60)
71464x45 Sea Of Love / Juella – 05-59 (reissue of Khoury’s 711)
71531x45 Take This Heart / Verdie Mae – 10-59 (rev. Oct. 19)
71550x45 Providing / Don´t Leave Me – 12-59 (rev. Jan. 4, 1960)
71611x45 What Will I Tell My Heart / Your True Love Once More – 03-60
71649 Stormy Weather / Don't Cry Baby – 06-60
71657 Come Back My Darling /Nobody Knows And Nobody Cares – 07-60
71746 I Love To Love You / No One Else But You – 12-60
71817 Betray / Sweet Affection – 05-61 (rev. May 29)
30116 Sea Of Love / Juella – 63 (reissue)
Tamm (1964)
T 2004 You Don't Want Me Anymore / I'm Alone Because I Love You - 64
Clique (1966)
CR 100 Please Forgive Me / Beware – 66
CR 105 Confusions / My Love Is True - 66
Lanor (1968)
551 I Can't Live My Life Without You /  That's What My Heart Needs - 68
559 It’s All Right / The Evil Dope – 68 (also 69 listed)
Ripete  (probably reissue)
R45-152 Mother In Law [not P.P.,1961]/ Sea Of Love
Sweet Mellow (2002)
No # Sea Of Love / Be Mindful What You Do - 03 (CD)
 

Georgia Slim



Robert Hugh Ruthland, *08-1916 Tifton, GA, +1969
2nd version

By Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Bill Daniels, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS

1947 poss. Sellers Co. Studio, 2102 Jackson St., Dallas, TX – Georgia Slim and His Texas Roundup
001 MOCKING BIRD Bluebonnet 104/BACM CD D 314
002 I’M TALKIN‘ TO YOU Bluebonnet 104/BACM CD D 314
April 1947 unknown - Georgia Slim and his Texas Roundup
003 808 SALLY GOODIN Mercury 6112
004 809 GREY EAGLE 6112
005 810 TEXAS WAGNER 6146/ BACM CD D 314
006 811 SALLY JOHNSON unissued
007 812 LITTLE BROWN JUG 6201
008 813 LEATHER BRITCHES 6146/ BACM CD D 314
009 814 FISHER'S HORNPIPE 6201
010 815 OLD JOE CLARK unissued
April 1947 unknown - Georgia Slim and his Texas Roundup (Dewey Groom [vcl-1], Howdy Forrester [vcl-2] + unknown musicians)
011 816 T’AIN‘T FAIR -1 Mercury 6054/ BACM CD D 314
012 817 YOU NEVER SHOULD‘A DONE IT -1 6047/BACM CD D 314
013 818 THIS IS THE END -1 6054/ BACM CD D 314
014 819 COTTON EYED JOE -2 6047/ BACM CD D 314
October 1947 unknown - Georgia Slim and Texas Roundup (vcl Howdy Forrester [-*])
015 1037 AIN‘T NOBODY‘S BUSINESS 6081/ BACM CD D 314
016 1038 REACH UP AND GRAB IT -* 6081/ BACM CD D 314
017 1039 KENTUCKY KATE unissued
018 1040 STOP AND LISTEN TO YOUR HEART 6139
December 1947 unknown - Georgia Slim and Texas Roundups
019 1557 THE DALLAS POLKA unissued
020 1558 BYE, BYE, BYE BABY unisued
021 1559 FOUR WALLS AND A WINDOW 6139
022 1560 SOMEDAY IT‘S GONNA COME HOME TO YOU unissue
023 1561 OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MIND unissued
024 1562 YESTERDAY‘S HEARTACHE unissued
ca. October 1948 unknown - Georgia Slim and  Jim Forrester)&The Forrester Brothers (Howdy Forrester
025 1983 OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MIND 6144
026 1984 IT‘S GONNA COME HOME TO YOU 6144
ca 1953 [home recordings] unknown – Georgia Slim (Georgia Slim [fiddle], Robert Hugh Rutland [fiddle], Ivey Rutland [piano])
02601 BILLY IN THE LOWGROUND Tri-Agle-Far 706
02602 LIMEROCK Tri-Agle-Far 706
02603 SOLDIER'S JOY Tri-Agle-Far 706
02604 OLD JOE CLARK Tri-Agle-Far 706
02605 SALLY GOODIN Tri-Agle-Far 706
02606 HEN CACKLE (CLUCK OKD HEN) Tri-Agle-Far 706
02607 CHICKEN REEL Tri-Agle-Far 706
02608 MISSISSIPPI SAWYER Tri-Agle-Far 706
02609 CINDY Tri-Agle-Far 706
02610 LEATHER BRITCHES Tri-Agle-Far 706
02611 BLACKBERRY BLOSSOM Tri-Agle-Far 706
1960 [home recordings] unknown – Georgia Slim (Robert Hugh Rutland [fiddle]. Producer: Ken Davidson)
02612 DONE GONE Kanawha 325
02613 GREY EAGLE Kanawha 325
02614 WHEN YOU AND I WERE YOUNG, MAGGIE Kanawha 325
02615 BLACKBERRY BLOSSOM Kanawha 325
02616 BILLY IN THE LOWGROUND Kanawha 325
02617 LEATHER BRITCHES Kanawha 325
02618 BONAPART'S RETREAT Kanawha 325
02619 OVER THE WAVES Kanawha 325
02620 SALLY GOODIN Kanawha 325
02621 SAY OLD MAN CAN YOU PLAY THE FIDDLE Kanawha 325
02622 WAGONER Kanawha 325
02623 LISTEN TO THE MOCKING BIRD Kanawha 325
ca September 1961 unknown – Georgia Slim
027 GOODNIGHT WALTZ Longhorn LH-512
028 LISTEN TO THE MOCKINGBIRD Longhorn LH-512
029 OVER THE WAVES LH-518
030 6032 WEDNESDAY NIGHT WALTZ LH-518

ALBUMS

Kanawha 601 Howdy Forrester and Georgia Slim Ruhland:  Flop-Eared Mule; Devil's Dream; Alabama Jubilee; Ida Red; Mocking Bird; Fire On The Mountain; Katy Hill; Dusty Miller; Polly Put The Kettle On; Cindy; Beaumont Rag; Rickett's Hornpipe – 69  (KRLD in Dallas radio transcriptions, 1940s, reissued on Texas Fiddle TFR-CD 710)
Kanawha 325 Raw Fiddle: Done Gone; Grey Eagle; When You And I Were Young, Maggie; Blackberry Blossom; Billy/Billie in the Lowground; Leather Britches; Bonaparte's Retreat; Over the Waves; Sally Goodin;Say Old Man; Waggoner; Listen to the Mockingbird – 76 (reissued in 2004 on Tri-Agl-Far 703 and as part of Bee Balm CD in 2008)
Tri-Agle-Far 706 Raw Fiddle, vol/ 2: Billy in the Lowground; Limerock; Soldier's Joy; Old Joe Clark; Sally Goodin; Hen Cackle (Cluck Old Hen); Chicken Reel; Mississippi Sawyer; Cindy; Leather Britches; Blackberry Blossom – 04 (reissued as part of Bee Balm CD in 2008)
Bee Balm no # UPC (884502018035) Raw Fiddle: Billy in the Lowground; Limerock; Soldier's Joy; Old Joe Clark; Sally Goodin; Hen Cackle (Cluck Old Hen); Chicken Reel; Mississippi Sawyer; Cindy; Leather Britches; Blackberry Blossom; Done Gone; Grey Eagle; When You and I Were Young; Blackberry Blossom; Billy in the Lowground; Leather Britches; Bonapart's Retreat; Over the Waves; Sally Goodin; Say Old Man Can You Play the Fiddle; Wagoner; Mocking Bird – 29-10-08 (reissue of Raw Fiddle, Raw Fiddle 2)
BACM [UK] CD D 314 Dewey Groom 1947-1953: I'm Talkin' To You; Mocking Bird; You Never Shoulda Done It; Cotton Eyed Joe; 'Taint Fair; This Is The End; I'll Hold You In My Heart; I've Got My Gal; Ain't Nobody's Business; Reach Up and Grab It; Unwanted Love; The Girl In My Arms; Don't Be A Baby; I've Got A New Thrill From An Old Flame; I'm So Lonesome; Heartaches Sadness and Tears; I'm Gonna Come Home To You; Out Of Sight Out Of Mind; Texas Wag'ner; Leather Britches; Can't Win For Losing You; Butane Blues; Heart After Heart; Stop Look and Listen; Tired Of Living Blues; Gospel Boogie; Teardrops In The Chapel; Mexican Joe – 10


SINGLES
Bluebonnet (1947)
104 Mocking Bird / I’m Talkin‘ To You - 47
Mercury (1947) Georgia Slim and his Texas Roundup
6047 You Never Should'a Done It / Cotton Eyed Joe – 47 (B-side vcl Dewey Groom)
6054 T’Ain‘t Fair / This Is The End vcl Howdy Forrester - 47
6081 Ain‘t Nobody‘s Business / Reach Up And Grab It – 15-04-48
6112 Sally Goodin / Grey Eagle - 01-07-48
6139 Stop And Listen To Your Heart / Four Walls And A Window – 15-10-48
6144 Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind / It‘s Gonna Come Home To You - 49 w. Forrester Brothers
6146 Texas Wagner / Leather Britches – 01-12-49
6201 Little Brown Jug / Fisher‘s Hornpipe – 06-49
Longhorn (1961-62)
LH-512 Goodnight Waltz / Listen To The Mockingbirs - 10-61
LH-518 Over The Waves / Wednesday Night Waltz - 01-62

Bob Wolfe



By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank
SESSIONS
ca. February 1955 unknown - Bob and Wanda Wolfe [leased masters]
K3943 HOME MADE WINE  King 45-1450
K3944 FULL MOON  45-1450
1970 unknown – Bob Wolfe
PRP 23351 SLOW DOWN DRIVER Up Date 0001
PRP 23352 ON THE OTHER SIDE OF TOWN  Up Date 0002
1973 unknown – Bob and Hazel Wolfe
API 1037A GONNA PUT MY LOVE ON YOU Atteirm API-1037
API 1037B YOU ARE ALL I LOVE Atteirm API-1037
IT SURE WAS LOVE (WHILE IT LASTED) API-1050
LIVING IN A HOUSE API-1050
1970s unknown – Bob and Hazel Wolfe
YOUG LOVE Atteiram 114
Unknown title Atteiram 114
I am not sure if tracks above were recorded by the same artist, it may have been possibly two or three persons


SINGLES
King (1955)
45-1450 Home Made Wine / Full Moon – 07-03-55 w. Wanda Wolfe
Up Date (1970)
0001 Slow Down Driver / On The Other Side Of Town - 70
Atteiram (1973)
API-1037 Gonna Put My Love On You / You Are All I Love – 73 w. Hazel Wolfe
API-1050 It Sure Was Love (While It Lasted) / Living In A House – 73 w. Hazel Wolfe
114 Young Love / ? – 7-