Thursday, March 5, 2015

Wilma Burgess



Wilma Charlene Burgess, *11-06-1939 Orlando, FL,  +26-08-2003
3rd version

by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli

SESSIONS
ca. October 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess
001 ZTSP 81582 SOMETHING TELLS ME UA-523
002 ZTSP 81853 CONFUSED UA-523
3 June 1964 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (unknown musicians + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
003 114909/NA 12936 THIS TIME TOMORROW 31653
004 114910/NA 12937 RAINING IN MY PILLOW 31653
22 January 1965 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess
005 115635/NA 13244 YOU CAN‘T STOP MY HEART FROM BREAKING 31759/DL-74788
006 115636/NA 13245 WHERE YOU‘RE NOT ALONE 31826/DL-74852
007 115637/NA 13246 THE HAPPY FOOL 31759
008 115638/NA 13247 THE CLOSEST THING TO LOVE 31826/DL-74788
24 September 1965 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Pete Drake/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins/Floyd Cramer [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
009 116569/NA 13726 BABY 31862/DL 74788 DL-74837 DL-75179 CB-20006
010 116570/NA 13727 WAIT ‘TIL THE SUNE GOES UP 31862/DL 74788
24 March 1966 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Wilma Burgess (unknown musicians. Producer: Owen Bradley)
011 117167/NA 13989 MISTY BLUE 32027/DL-74852 DL-75179 CB-20006
012 117168/NA 13990 DON‘T TOUCH ME 31941/DL-74788 DL-74836 CB-20006
013 117169/NA 13991 TURN AROUND TEARDROPS 31941/DL-74788
27 April 1966 RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess  (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Pete Drake/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins/Floyd Cramer [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
014 117296/NA 14034 THINK I'LL GO SOMEWHERE AND CRY MYSELF TO SLEEP DL 74788
015 117297/NA 14035 SOMEONE BEFORE ME DL 74788
016 117298/NA 14036 I'M LIVING IN TWO WORLDS DL 74788
017 117299/NA 14037 I'M SO LONESOME I COULD CRY DL 74788
018 117300/NA 14038 WELCOME TO MY WORLD DL 74788
019 117301/NA 14039 I LOVE YOU DROPS DL 74788
29 August 1966 Bradley’s Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (unknown musicians. Producer: Owen Bradley)
020 117861/NA 14208 MY SUNSHINE‘S GONE DL-74935
021 117862/NA 14209 AIN‘T GOT NO MAN 32027/DL74852
30 November 1966 Bradley‘s Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (unknown musicians. Producer: Owen Bradley)
022 118245/NA 14376 I HAD SWEET, SWEET LOVE unissued
023 118246/NA 14377 FIFTEEN DAYS 32105/DL-74852
1 December 1966 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess  (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Pete Drake/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins/Floyd Cramer [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
024 118270/NA 14381 FOUR WALLS DL-74852
025 118271/NA 14382 IF THE WHOLE WORLD STOPPED LOVING DL-74852
026 118272/NA 14383 IS IT REALLY OVER? DL-74852
027 118273/NA 14384 MAKING PLANS DL-74852
028 118274/NA 14385 THERE GOES MY EVERYTHING DL-74852
029 118275/NA 14386 TOUCH MY HEART DL-74852
030 118276/NA 14387 WATCH THE ROSES GROW 32273/DL-75024
031 118277/NA 14388 TWO LITTLE RIVERS OF TEARS 32105/DL-74852
032 118278/NA 14389 THE TIP OF MY FINGERS DL-74852
5 July 1967 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess   (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Pete Drake/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins/Floyd Cramer [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
033 119194/NA 14698 (HOW CAN I WRITE ON PAPER) WHAT I FEEL IN MY HEART 32178/DL-74935
034 119195/NA 14699 MY MIND IS A BRIDGE FOR YOUR MEMORY DL-74935
035 119196/NA 14700 TEAR TIME 32178/DL-74935
13 July 1967 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess  (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Pete Drake/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins/Floyd Cramer [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + The Jordanaires. Producer: Owen Bradley)
036 119218/NA 14716 RELEASE ME DL-74935
037 119219/NA 14717 ONLY A FOOL KEEPS HANGING ON 32273/DL-75024
038 119220/NA 14718 I'LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER YOU DL-74935
19 July 1967 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
039 119228/NA 14719 I'M STILL NOT OVER YOU DL-74935
040 119229/NA 14720 THE STORM DL-74935
041 119230/NA 14721 YESTERDAY DL-74935
25 August 1967 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
042 119390/NA 14787 TOO MUCH OF YOU DL-74935
043 119391/NA 14788 THIS IS IT DL-74935
044 119392/NA 14789 AM I THAT EASY TO FORGET DL-74935
24 January 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
045 119832/NA 14947 JUST AS MUCH AS EVER DL-75024
046 119833/NA 14948 TAKE ME AS I AM DL-75024
047 119834/NA 14949 A PETAL FROM A FADED ROSE DL-75024
048 119835/NA 14950 AS USUAL DL-75024
30 April 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Hal Rugg/Lloyd Green [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
049 120244/NA 15136 YOU'VE STILL GOT A PLACE IN MY HEART DL-75024
050 120245/NA 15137 HERE COMES THE RAIN BABY DL-75024
051 120246/NA 15138 THE SUNSHINE OF MY WORLD DL-75024
2 May 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Hal Rugg/Lloyd Green [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Pig Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
052 120293/NA 15146 IF MY HEART HAD WINDOWS DL-75024
053 120294/NA 15147 A LEGEND IN MY TIME DL-75024
054 120295/NA 15148 LOOK AT THE LAUGHTER 32359/DL-75090
7 June 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess
055 120416/NA 15159 SWEET PROMISES 32359/DL-75090
056 120417/NA 15160 LONELY FOR YOU 32684
10 December 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton/Jimmy Capps [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Lloyd Green/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore/Henry Strzelecki [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
057 120988/NA 15357 WALK THROUGH THIS WORLD WITH ME DL-75090
058 120989/NA 15358 UNTIL MY DREAMS COME TRUE DL-75090
059 120990/NA 15359 ONLY MAMA THAT’LL WALK THE LINE 32593/DL-75090
060 120991/NA 15360 I STARTED LOVING YOU AGAIN DL-75090
11 December 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton/Jimmy Capps [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Lloyd Green/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore/Henry Strzelecki [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
061 120992/NA 15361 WHEN YOU ARE GONE DL-75090
062 120993/NA 15362 SHINE A LITTLE SUN ON ME 32437/DL-75090
063 120994/NA 15363 LOVE TAKES CARE OF ME DL-75090
064 120995/NA 15364 I DON'T SEE ME IN YOUR EYES ANYMORE DL-75090
12 December 1968 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess  (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton/Jimmy Capps [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Lloyd Green/Hal Rugg [steel], Bob Moore/Henry Strzelecki [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
065 120996/NA 15365 I WALK ALONE unissued
066 120997/NA 15366 PARTING (IS SUCH SWEET SORROW) 32437/DL-75090
067 120998/NA 15367 HAPPINESS IS SO HARD TO FORGET 32522
28 May 1969 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess
068 121688/NA 15626 THE WOMAN IN YOUR LIFE 32522
069 121689/NA 15627 THE SUN‘S GOTTA SHINE 32593
18 Novem ber 1970 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess
070 123246/NA 16249 I SEE HER LOVE ALL OVER YOU 32868
071 123247/NA 16250 A HANDFUL OF STARS 32868
8 January 1971 Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN – Wilma Burgess
072 123340/NA 16298 YOU CAN‘T TAKE IT WITH YOU unissued
073 123341/NA 16299 EVERYTHING‘S GONNA BE ALRIGHT 32811
1973 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (Producer: Mary Reeves)
074 FEELIN' THE WAY A WOMAN SHOULD Shannon S-810
075 I'LL ALWAYS LOVE THE DAYS S-810 S-813
076 I'LL BE YOUR BRIDGE (JUST LAY ME DOWN) S-813
ca. October 1973 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess and Bud Logan
077 WAKE ME INTO LOVE S-816/SHA-1002
078 HERE TOGETHER S-816
079 WE'RE GONNA HOLD ON SHA-1002
080 I LOVE SHA-1002
081 I'M IN LOVE WITH EVERYTHING SHA-1002
082 LET ME BE THERE SHA-1002
083 IT AIN'T NOTHING BUT LOVE S-820/SHA-1002
084 THE BEST DAY OF THE REST OF OUR LOVE S-820/SHA-1002
085 JUST ONE MORE SONG SHA-1002
086 I'LL ALWAYS LOVE THE DAYS SHA-1002
087 WE SHOULD BE TOGETHER SHA-1002
088 LOVING ARMS SHA-1002
ca. July 1974 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (Producer: Bud Logan)
089 LOVE IS HERE S-821
090 SWEET LOVIN' BABY S-821
ca. October 1973 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess and Bud Logan
091 LOVE IS THE FOUNDATION S-826
092 I'M IN LOVE WITH EVERYTHING S-826
ca. May 1975 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess
093 BABY'S NOT FORGOTTEN SH-835
094 JUST BECAUSE YOU UNDERSTAND YOUR WOMAN SH-835
095 SATISFIED MAN SH-839
096 I WILL THINK OF YOU SH-839
ca. June 1977 Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (unknown musicians + strings, arr. by Bergen White + The Jordanaires.  Producer: Jerry Bradley)
097 USE ME RCA Victor PB-11057
098 DARLIN' PB-11057
099 ONCE YOU WERE MINE PB-11179
100 I'M TURNIN' YOU LOOSE PB-11179
1981 Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (Producer: Tommy Hill)
101 G 9226 MISTY BLUE GT4-2203 MS-2714
102 BABY GT4-2203 MS-2714
103 DON’T TOUCH ME MS-2714/GT 2034-2
104 TEAR TIME  MS-2714
Possibly from sessions above:
105 MISTY BLUE K-Tel
106 DON'T TOUCH ME K-Tel
107 BABY K-Tel
108 WHAT A TIME WE WILL HAVE OVER THERE K-Tel
109 THIS HIGHWAY LEADS TO GLORY K-Tel
ca late 1981 Audio Media Recorders, Nashville, TN – Wilma Burgess (Wilma Burgess [vcl], Paul Worley [gt], Sonny Garrish [steel], Jack Jackson [bass],  Eddie Bayers [drums], Dennis Burnside [keyboards], The Sheldon Kurland Strings, Dennios Sheridon, Karen Taylor, Tom Brannon [bck vcl]. Producer: Jack Jackson, David Thompson)
110 COULD I HAVE THIS DANCE 51 West Q-16245
111 BACK ON MY MIND 51 West Q-16245
112 THERE WON'T BE ANYMORE 51 West Q-16245
113 EVERYBODY'S HAD THE BLUES 51 West Q-16245
114 I DON'T KNOW WHY 51 West Q-16245
115 SINCE I FELL FOR YOU 51 West Q-16245
116 SATIN SHEETS 51 West Q-16245
117 YOU CAN'T BE A BEACON 51 West Q-16245
118 WHEN WILL I BE LOVED 51 West Q-16245
119 IN NO TIME AT ALL 51 West Q-16245


ALBUMS
Decca DL- 4788/DL-74788 Don't Touch Me:
Don't Touch Me; Wait Till The Sun Comes Up; Think I'll Go Somewhere And Cry Myself To Sleep; I Love You Drops; Welcome To My World; I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry; Baby; Turn Around Teardrops; Someone Before Me; You Can't Stop My Heart From Breaking; The Closest Thing To Love; I'm Living In Two Worlds – 05-66 (MX: MG/7 10838/9)
Decca DL-4852/DL-74852 Wilma Burgess Sings Misty Blue: Misty Blue; Two Little Rivers Of Tears; The Tip Of My Fingers; Ain't Got No Man; Touch My Heart; Four Walls; Making Plans; Is It Really Over?; If The Whole World Stopped Loving; When You're Not Around; Fifteen Days; There Goes My Everything – 02-67 (reissued in 1973 on Coral CB-20006 with 2 songs ommited)
Decca DL-4935/DL-74935 Tear Time: Tear Time; Am I That Easy To Forget; Too Much Of You; My Sunshine's Gone; This Is It; Yesterday; I'm Still Not Over You; (How Can I Write On Paper) What I Feel In My Heart; The Storm; Release Me; I'll Never Find Another You; My Mind Is A Bridge For Your Memory – 11-67
Decca DL-5024/DL-75024 The Tender Lovin' Country Sound Of Wilma Burgess: Watch The Roses Grow; Here Comes The Rain Baby; The Sunshine Of My World; Take Me As I Am; As Usual; Just As Much As Ever; Only A Fool Keeps Hangin' On; A Legend In My Time; If My Heart Had Windows; A Petal From A Faded Rose; You've Still Got A Place In My Heart – 06-68
Decca DL-75090 Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow: Parting (Is Such Sweet Sorrow); Walk Through This World With Me; Until My Dreams Come True; Look At The Laughter; Love Takes Care Of Me; Only Mama That'll Walk The Line; Shine A Little Sun On Me; I Started Loving You Again; Sweet Promises; I Don't See Me In Your Eyes Anymore; When You Are Gone – 06-69
Shannon SHA-1002 Wake Me Into Love: Wake Me Into Love; We're Gonna Hold On; I Love; I'm In Love With Everything; Let Me Be There; It Ain't Nothing But Love; The Best Day Of The Rest Of Our Love; Just One More Song; I'll Always Love The Days; We Should Be Together; Loving Arms – 01-74 w. Bud Logan
51-West Q-16245 Could I Have This Dance: Could I Have This Dance; Back On My Mind; There Won't Be Anymore; Everybody's Had The Blues; I Don't Know Why; Since I Fell For You; Satin Sheets; You Can't Be A Beacon; When Will I Be Loved; In No Time At All – 26-03-82 (reissued on Suite 102 Studio 102 Essentials in 2008)

EPs
Decca
7-34553 The Tender Lovin' Country Sound:  Here Comes The Rain Baby;  Just As Much As Ever;  If My Heart Had Windows /  Only A Fool Keeps Hangin' On;  A Legend In My Time;  Watch The Roses Grow – 68 (33 RPM jukebox mini LP)
King/Moes’Mighty Minis
MS 2714 Misty Blue: Misty Blue; Baby; Don’t Touch Me; Tear Time – 01-10-94 (cassette)
K-Tel
? Her Very Best: Misty Blue; Don't Touch Me; Baby; What a Time We Will Have Over There; This Highway Leads to Glory – 17-04-07



SINGLES
United Artists (1962)
UA-523 Confused / Something Tells Me - 10-62
Decca (1964-72)
31653 This Time Tomorrow / Raining On My Pillow - 08-64
31759 You Can't Stop My Heart From Breaking / The Happy Fool - 03-65
31826 The Closest Thing To Love / Where You're Not Around - 08-65
31862 Baby / Wait Till The Sun Comes Up - 11-65
31941 Don't Touch Me / Turn Around Teardrops - 04-66
32027 Misty Blue / Ain't Got No Man - 10-66
32105 Fifteen Days / Two Little Rivers Of Tears - 03-67
32178 Tear Time / (How Can I Write On Paper) What I Feel In My Heart - 07-67
32273 Watch The Roses Grow / Only A Fool Keeps Hangin' On - 02-68
32359 Look At The Laughter / Sweet Promises - 07-68
32437 Parting (Is Such Sweet Sorrow) / Shine A Little Sun Of Me – 22-03-69
32522 Happiness Is So Hard To Forget / The Woman In Your Life - 07-69
32593 The Sun's Gotta' Shine / Only Mama That'll Walk The Line - 11-69
32684 Lonely For You / I Don't See Me In Your Eyes Anymore – 10-07-70 (rev. Aug. 15)
32811 Until My Dreams Come True / Everything's Gonna Be Alright - 04-71
32868 I See Her Love All Over You / The Woman In Your Life - 08-71
Shannon (1972-76)
S-810 I'll Always Love The Days / Feelin' The Way A Woman Should – 03-73 (rev. March 23)
S-813 I'll Be Your Bridge (Just Lay Me Down) / I'll Always Love The Days - 08-73
S-816 Wake Me Into Love / Here Together - 11-73 w. Bud Logan
S-820 The Best Day Of The Rest Of Our Love / It Ain't Nothing But Love - 05-74 w. Bud Logan
S-821 Love Is Here / Sweet Lovin' Baby - 10-74 (rev. Nov. 23)
S-826 Love Is The Foundation / I'm In Love With Everything - 01-75 w. Bud Logan
SH-835 Baby's Not Forgotten / Just Because You Understand Your Woman - 06-75
SH-839 Satisfied Man / I Will Think Of You - 11-75
RCA Victor (1977)
PB-11057 Darlin' / Use Me – 09-08-77
PB-11179 Once You Were Mine / I'm Turnin' You Loose – 06-12-77
Gusto (1981)
GT4-2203 Misty Blue / Baby – 83

Coker Family



2nd version

By Dick Grant, Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli

SESSIONS
16 March 1954 KWKH Radio Statio Studio, 327 Texas St., Shreveport, LA – Alvadean Coker (Akvadean Coker [vcl] + poss. Thomas Bishop [gt], Jimmy Day [steel], Donald Davis [bass], Joseph Herman Big Red Hayes [fiddle], Kenneth Allen Little Red Hayes [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Fabor Robinson)
A01 163B AWITCH’S WALTZ Abbott 163
A02 163A SUGAR DOLL Abbott 163
A03 167B PINNOLO THE PUPPY Abbott 167
A04 167A FUNNY LITTLE THINGS Abbott 167
ca July 1954 poss. KWKH Radio Statio Studio, 327 Texas St., Shreveport, LA – Alvadean Coker [-1]/Sandy Coker Band [2] (Alvadean Coker [vcl-1], Al Coker sr. [gt], Sandy Coker Jr. [gt/fiddle-2], poss. Jimmy Day [steel], Geraldine Coker [bass], poss. Linda Coker [piano]. Producer: Fabor Robinson)
A05 169A I SOLD OUT MY HEART -1 Abbott 169
A06 168B CRYING HEART -1 Abbott 169
S01 171A MEADOWLARK MELODY -2 –instr.- Abbott 171
S02 171B TOSS OVER -2 –instr.- Abbott 171
31 January 1955 [18:00-21:00] Abbott Studio, Escondido Canyon, Malibu, CA – Jim Reeves and Alvadean Coker (Jim Reeves [vcl], Alvadean Coker [vcl], Alvis Cocker [gt], Roy Lanham [gt], Dusty Rhodes [bass], Geraldine Coker [fiddle], Sandy Coker [fiddle]. Producer: Fabor Robinson)
A07 none/G2-WW-5112 ARE YOU THE ONE Abbott 184/LP 5001/[o. 4/11/68] LSP 4112
February 1955 Western Recorders, 6000 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Alvadean Coker and The Cokers (Alvadean Coker [vcl], Al Coker [gt], Geraldine Coker [bass], Sandy Coker [fiddle], Linda Coker [piano]. Producer: Fabor Roboinson)
A08 176A/MSC 840 WE‘RE GONNA BOP 176/BCD 15836 [alt.] BCD 15836
A09 176B/MSC 841 DO DEE OODLE DEE DO I’M IN LOVE 176
30 July 1956 Music City Recordings, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Coker Family (Alvis Coker [vcl-1/gt], Sandy Coker [vcl-2/gt], Geraldine Coker [bass]. Producer: Paul Cohen)
AS01 100409/NA 9465 DON’T GO BABY (DON’T GO) -1 9-30053/Bear Family BCD-15733
AS02 100410/NA 9466 I LAUGHED AND WALKED AWAY -1 9-30053
S03 100411/NA 9467 FREE WHEELIN’ -2 –instr.-  unissued
S04 100412/NA 9468 ROCK ISLAND LINE -2 –instr.-  9-30051
31 July 1956 Music City Recordings, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Coker Family (Alvadean Coker [vcl -1], Sandy Coker [gt-2], Alvis Coker [gt], Geraldine Coker [bass]. Producer: Paul Cohen)
A10 100403/NA 9472 INSUFFICIENT LOVE -1 9-30052
A11 100404/NA 9473 THERE’S A TEAR IN THE EYE OF THE MAN IN THE MOON -1 9-30052
A12 100405/NA 9474 ARE YOU IN THE MOOD FOR LOVIN‘  -1 unissued
A13 100406/NA 9475 BABY I LIKE YOUR STYLE –1 unissued
S05 100407/NA 9476 SANDY’S RAG –2 unissued
S06 100408/NA 9477 GITFIDDLE RAG -2 9-30051
19 July 1957 Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Al Coker [-1], Alvadean Coker [-2] (Alvis Coker [vcl-1/gt], Alvadean Coker [vcl-2], Sandy Coker [gt], Geraldine Coker [bass], Anita Kerr Quartet: Anita Kerr, Louis Nunley, Gil Wright, Dottie Dillar [vcl chorus]. Producer: Paul Cohen)
A14 103112/NA 9923 PLAYING CUPID -2 9-30580
AL01 103117/NA 9924 ONE MORE CHANCE -1 9-30490
AL02 103118/NA 9925 LET’S DO IT AGAIN -1 9-30490
21 July 1957 Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Alvadean Coker (Alvadean Coker [vcl], Alvis Coker [gt],  Sandy Coker [gt], Geraldine Coker [bass], Anita Kerr Quartet: Anita Kerr, Louis Nunley, Gil Wright, Dottie Dillar [vcl chorus]. Producer: Paul Cohen)
A15 103115/NA 9938? DOUBLE DATE unissued
A16 103116/NA 9939? IT’S NEARLY OVER 9-30580
21 July 1957 Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Sandy Cocker (Sandy Coker [gt], Alvis Coker [gt], Geraldine Coker [bass], poss. Linda Coker [piano]. Producer: Paul Cohen)
S07 103153/NA 9940 GOOD FEELIN’ –instr.- unissued
S08 103154/NA 9941 UNDER COVER –instr.-  9-30534
S09 103155/NA 9942 TENDER MOMENTS –instr.-  unissued
S10 103156/NA 9943 HONKY TONK FREEZE –instr.-  9-30534/Doghouse CD 004

SINGLES
Abbott (1954)
163-45 Witch‘s Waltz / Sugar Doll – 11-05-54 Alvadean Coker (rev. May 15)
167-45 Pinnolo The Puppy / Funny Little Things – 13-07-54 Alvadean Coker (rev. July 17)
169-45 I Sold Out My Heart / Crying Heart – 14-09-54 Alvadean Coker (rev. Sept. 17)
171-45 Meadowlark Melody / Toss Over – 12-10-54 Sandy Coker (rev. Oct. 16)
176-45 Do Dee Oodle Dee Do I’m In Love / We’re Gonna Bop – 26-02-55 Alvadean Coker (rev. Feb. 26; Canadian issue on Reo 8006)
Decca (1956) aka Al Coker
9-30051 Rock Island Line / Gitfiddle Rag – 11-09-56 Sandy Coker
9-30052 Insufficient Love / There’s A Tear In The Eyee Of The Man In The Moon – 11-09-56 Alvadean Coker
9-30053 Don’t Go Baby (Don’t Go) / I Laughed And Walked Away – 11-09-56 Alvis Coker
9-30490 Let’s Do It Again / One More Chance – 29-10-57 Al Coker
9-30534 Honky Tonk Freeze / Under Cover – 17-12-57 Sandy Coker
9-30580 Playing Cupid / It¢s Nearly Over – 18-02-58 Alvadean Coker

Jim Muir



By Praguefrank, Vaclav Zpatecka, Ted Tamworth

SESSIONS

Discography is probably incomplete

1979 unknown, AUS - Jim Muir and Country Way (+Evan Williams [ld gt], Larry Harrington [steel], Laurie Stone [piano])
LET ME LIVE Unison ULP 086 
I’LL FLY AWAY Unison ULP 086 
HE IS MY EVERYTHING Unison ULP 086 
ONE MORE VALLEY Unison ULP 086 
THE MASTER’S CALL Unison ULP 086 
TAKE MY HAND PRECIOUS LORD Unison ULP 086 
JOYBELLS IN YOUR HEART Unison ULP 086 
THE ONE WHO DIED FOR ME Unison ULP 086 
LAST NIGHT I DREAMED Unison ULP 086 
WAIT A LITTLE LONGER Unison ULP 086 
HE TOUCHED ME Unison ULP 086 
OLD RUGGED CROSS Unison ULP 086 
1980 unknown, AUS - Jim Muir and Country Way
MY RELIGION’S NOT OLD FASHIONED Focus FS 1039  
NOW I HAVE EVERYTHING Focus FS 1039  
GLORYLAND MARCH Focus FS 1039  
HAVE YOU COUNTED THE COST Focus FS 1039  
WAIT FOR THE LIGHT TO SHINE Focus FS 1039  
HELP ME Focus FS 1039  
FAMILY BIBLE Focus FS 1039  
EMPTY HANDS Focus FS 1039  
TAGGIN’ALONG Focus FS 1039  
IT IS NO SECRET Focus FS 1039  
I’M IN LOVE WITH JESUS Focus FS 1039  
ONE DAY AT A TIME Focus FS 1039
1987 Hadley Sound Studios, Tamworth, NSW, AUS - Jim Muir and Country Way (Jim Muir [vcl], Lindsay Butler [gt], Bratt Dallas [gt], Lawrence Minson [dobro], Norm Bodkin [steel], Geoff Clapson [bass], Randall Wilson/ Dave Byrnes [drums], Matt Harrison [fiddle/strings], Chris Jones [piano/organ/ synthesizer], Cielia Adams, Stephen Bunz [bck vcl]. Producer: Eric Scott)
PRECIOUS MEMORIES Hadley GSL 11 
LONESOME VALLEY Hadley GSL 11 
TURN YOUR RADIO ON Hadley GSL 11 
WHEN GOD CLOSES DOORS Hadley GSL 11 
LOVE IS CATCHING Hadley GSL 11 
PEACE IN THE VALLEY Hadley GSL 11 
THE KEEPER OF THE STORE Hadley GSL 11  
WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS Hadley GSL 11 
LOVE IS THE ANSWER Hadley GSL 11 
BUILD AN ARK Hadley GSL 11 
READ YOUR BIBLE SON Hadley GSL 11  
WHY ME LORD Hadley GSL 11
1993 Hadley Sound Studios, Tamworth, NSW, AUS - Jim Muir (Jim Muir [vcl], Garry Adams [gt/bass/drums/ synthesizer/ bck vcl], Geoff Clapson [bass gt], Chris Carmichael [drums], Chris Jones [piano/keyboards], Lawrie Minson ;harmonica/dobro], Clelia Adams [bck vcl])
SOWIN‘ LOVE Hadley GCDM 1309  
NEW STAR SHINING Hadley GCDM 1309  
HAND THAT ROCKS THE CRADLE Hadley GCDM 1309  
LIGHT OF A CLEAR BLUE MORNING Hadley GCDM 1309  
I BELIEVE Hadley GCDM 1309  
SOMEBOY’S PRAYING Hadley GCDM 1309  
THE SAVIOR I SING OF TODAY Hadley GCDM 1309  
IF I COULD BOTTLE THINGS UP Hadley GCDM 1309  
YOU DON’T COUNT THE COST Hadley GCDM 1309  
DOING IT BY THE BOOK Hadley GCDM 1309  
JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE Hadley GCDM 1309  
NEATH THE LIGHT OF YOUR LOVE Hadley GCDM 1309 


ALBUMS
Unison [AUS] ULP 086 Let Me Live: Let Me Live; I’ll Fly Away; He Is My Everything; One More Valley; The Master’s Call; Take My Hand Precious Lord; Joybells In Your Heart; The One Who Died For Me; Last Night I Dreamed; Wait A Little Longer; He Touched Me; Old Rugged Cross - 79
Focus [AUS] FS 1039 My Religion’s Not Old Fashioned: My Religion’s Not Old Fashioned; Now I Have Everything; Gloryland March; Have You Counted The Cost; Wait For The Light To Shine; Help Me; Family Bible; Empty Hands; Taggin’Along; It Is No Secret; I’m In Love With Jesus; One Day At A Time - 09-80  (MX: YPRX 1775/6)
Hadley [AUS] GSL 11 Peace In The Valley: Precious Memories; Lonesome Valley; Turn Your Radio On; When God Closes Doors; Love Is Catching; Peace In The Valley; The Keeper Of The Store;  What A Friend We Have In Jesus; Love Is The Answer; Build An Ark; Read Your Bible Son;  Why Me Lord – 87
Hadley [AUS]  GCDM 1309 Sowin‘  Love: Sowin‘ Love; New Star Shining; Hand That Rocks The Cradle; Light Of A Clear Blue Morning; I Believe; Someboy’s Praying; The Savior I Sing Of Today; If I Could Bottle Things Up; You Don’t Count The Cost; Doing It By The Book; Just A Closer Walk With Thee; Neath The Light Of Your Love – 93