Sunday, November 6, 2016

Skeeter Bonn



Junior Lewis Boughan, *06-04-1923 Sugarville, Fulton County, IL, +06-11-1994
2nd version
by Al Turner, Dick Grant, Steve Hathaway, Mario Manciotti, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS
early 1954 United Studio, Chicago, IL - Skeeter Bonn (Skeeter Bonn [vcl/gt], Jimmy Hutchinson [rh gt], Jimmy Gross [steel], Holly Swanson [bass], Toby Nix [fiddle], Augie Klein [piano]) [masters purchased by RCA Victor on April 4, 1954]
001 54-5441/E4-VB-4677 HONEY BABY Amijo 933 RCA Victor 47-5814/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
002 54-5442/E4-VB-4678 I'VE BEEN DOWN THAT ROAD BEFORE Amijo 933 RCA Victor 47-5814/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
003 E4-VB-4679 FEELING SO BLUE Amijo unissued RCA 47-5861
004 E4-VB-4680 YOU CAN NEVER BE MY DARLING Amijo unissued RCA 47-5861
18 November 1954 RCA Victor Studio, Methodist Television, Radio and Film Commission, 1525 McGavock St., Nashville, TN - Skeeter Bonn (Skeeter Bonn [vcl/gt], Chet Atkins [gt], Bud Isaacs [steel], Ernie Newton [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], John Gordy [piano]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
005 E4-VB-6025 MY SON, MY SON 47-5967/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
006 E4-VB-6026 MY BABYDOLL 47-5967/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
007 E4-VB-6027 YODELIN' MAN 47-6115/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
008 E4-VB-6028 SECOND CHOICE 47-6115/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
4 February 1955 RCA Victor Studio, Methodist TV, Radio and Film Commission, 1525 McGavock St., Nashville, TN - Skeeter Bonn (Skeeter Bonn [vcl/gt], Sam Pruett [el gt], Jack Shook [rh gt], Bud Isaacs [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Tommy Jackson [fiddle], Dale Potter [fiddle]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
009 F2-WB-0248 NUMBER ONE IN YOUR HEART 47-6052Castle LP-8210 /Cowgirlboy LP-5111
010 F2-WB-0249 CONSCIENCE (SET ME FREE) 47-6052/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
011 F2-WB-0250 PLAY A WAITING GAME 47-6229/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
012 F2-WB-0251 LIFE WITHOUT YOU 47-6229/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
7 November 1955 RCA Victor Studio, Methodist Television, Radio and Film Commission, 1525 McGavock St., Nashville, TN - Skeeter Bonn (Skeeter Bonn [vcl/gt], Cindy Parks [vcl*], Kennedy Jones Jr. [el gt], Coy Martin [steel], Donald Jones [bass], Charles Linville [fiddle], Marvin Monoban [fiddle]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
013 F2-WB-6527 THE YODELING BIRD* 47-6473/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111 JASMCD 3566
014 F2-WB-6528 ROCK-A-BYE-BABY 47-6352/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111 Proper BOX 103 BCD 15622 CAT 1035
015 F2-WB-6529 THERE’S NO USE NOW 47-6352/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
016 F2-WB-6530 SOMEBODY NEW* 47-6473/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
Note: RCA Victor log has the notation that RCA Victor 20/47-6473 was withdrawn on the 23rd March 1956.
Proper BOX 103 BOPPIN' HILLBILLY TO RED HOT ROCKABILLY (2006, UK, 4CD); JASMINE JASMCD 3566 CHIME BELLS-THE BEST OF COUNTRY YODEL VOL. 3 (UK, 2008); BEAR FAMILY BCD 15622 THAT’LL FLAT GIT IT VOL.1 ROCKABILLY FROM THE VAULTS OF RCA RECORDS (GER, 1993); CAT 1035 CALLING ALL ROCK AND ROLL COLLECTORS VOL.3 (NED, 1994)
1957 poss. Wheeling, WV - Skeeter Bonn and His Pickin' and Singin' Boys
017 CHAINED Admiral 1007 Regency 628 (CAN) Town and Country TAC-12957/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
018 LOVE CALL Admiral 1007 Regency 628 (CAN) Town and Country TAC-12957/Castle LP-8210 Cowgirlboy LP-5111
August 1963 unknown - Skeeter Bonn/*Shirley Starr
019 6514 FOR SALE* Nashville NV 5145 Memory MR 100
000 6515 OLD MEMORIES Nashville NV 5145 Memory MR 100
1966 unknown - Skeeter Bonn
020 TURN ME LOOSE Sims 274
021 THE HAPPY BIRD Sims 274
Note: SIMS 274 has the notation ‘Performed at “The Cave” Livingstone. Montana’ and “FROM THE FANTASTIC SKEETER BONN SHOW”.
1967 unknown - Skeeter Bonn
022 LET ME BE THE ONE Sims 325
023 OFF TO VIET NAM (IN THE GREEN) Sims 325


ALBUMS
Castle [GER] LP 8210 The Yodelin' Boy, Star Of The Wheeling Jamboree: The Yodeling Bird; Somebody New; My Baby Doll; My Son, My Son; Play A Waiting Game; Life Without You (Won’t Be The Same); Yodeling Man; Second Choice; Love Call; Chained; There’s No Use Now; Rock-A-Bye Baby; Honey Baby; I’ve Been Down That Road Before; Number One In Your Heart; Conscience (Set Me Free) - 82 (reissued in 1993 on Cowgirlboy [GER] LP-5111 Skeeter Bonn - Star Of The Wheeling Jamboreel)


SINGLES
Amijo (1954)
933 Honey Baby / I've Been Down That Road Before - 54 (reissued on RCA 47-5814 )
RCA Victor (1954-)
47-5814 I've Been Down That Road Before / Honey Baby – 08-54 (reissue of Amijo 933, rev. Aug. 7)
47-5861 Feeling So Blue / You Can Never Be My Darling - 09-54 (rev. Oct. 16)
47-5967 My Son, My Son / My Baby Doll - 12-54 (rev. Jan. 1, 1955)
47-6052 Number One In Your Heart / Conscience (Set me Free)  - 02-55 (rev. March 5)
47-6115 Second Choice / Yodelin' Man - 05-55
47-6229 Life Without You / Play A Waiting Game - 08-55
47-6352 Rock-A-Bye Baby / There's No Use Now - 12-55 (rev. Dec. 31)
47-6473 Somebody New / The Yodeling Bird - 03-56
Admiral (1957)
45-1007 Chained / Love Call - 57 (reissued on Town and Country TAC-12957)
Nashville (1963)
NV-5145 For Sale / Old Memories - 63 w. Shirley Starr
Sims (1966)
274 Turn Me Loose / The Happy Bird - 66
325 Let Me Be The One / Off To Viet Nam (In The Green) - 67

Houndmouth



By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2012 unknown – Houndmouth
001 PENITENTIARY Rough Trade RTRADSCD 649 Houndmouth HM 01
002 HOUSTON TRAIN Rough Trade RTRADSCD 649 Houndmouth HM 01
003 KRAMPUS Rough Trade RTRADSCD 649 Houndmouth HM 01
004 BIG OIL SPILL Rough Trade RTRADSCD 649
2013 La La Land, Nashville, TN – Houndmouth (Katie Toupin, Matt Myers, Shane Cody, Zak Appleby)
005 ON THE ROAD Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
006 COME ON, ILLINOIS Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
007 PENITENTIARY Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
008 CASINO (BAD THINGS) Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
009 LUDLOW Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
010 HEY ROSE Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
011 KRAMPUS Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
012 LONG AS YOU'RE AT HOME Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
013 HOUSTON TRAIN Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
014 COMIN' AROUND AGAIN Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
015 HALFWAY TO HARDINSBURGH Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
016 PALMYRA Rough Trade RTRADCD 662
017 unknown bonus track  Hostess BGJ 19360
2014 Low Country Sound Studios, Nashville, TN – Houndmouth (Producer: Dave Cobb)
018 SEDONA Houndmouth no #/Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
019 OTIS Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
020 15 YEARS Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
021 FOR NO ONE Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
022 BLACK GOLD Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
023 HONEY SLIDER Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
024 MY COUSIN GREG Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
025 GASOLINE Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
026 BY GOD Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
027 SAY IT Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
028 DARLIN' Rough Trade RTRADCD 762
2015 unknown – Houndmouth
029 LOCOMOTIVE MIDNIGHT JNR 172
Ca 2015 [live-KEXP] unknown – Houndmouth
02901 RUNAROUND SUE Houndmouth no #

ALBUMS
Rough Trade RTRADLP/RTRADCD 662 From the Hills Below the City: On The Road; Come On, Illinois; Penitentiary; Casino (Bad Things); Ludlow; Hey Rose; Krampus; Long As You're At Home; Houston Train; Comin' Around Again; Halfway To Hardinsburgh; Palmyra – 04-06-13 (also in Japan  on Hostess BGJ 19360 including unknown bonus track)
Rough Trade RTRADLP/RTRADCD 762 Little Neon Limelight: Sedona ; Otis; 15 Years; For No One; Black Gold; Honey Slider; My Cousin Greg; Gasoline; By God; Say It; Darlin' – 17-03-15

EPs
Rough Trade RTRADST/RTRADSCD 649 Houndmouth: Penitentiary; Houston Train; Krampus; Big Oil Spill – 27-08-12 (also as Houndmouth HM- 01 without last track)

SINGLES
Joyful Noise Recordings
JNR 172 Locomotive Midnight – 31-05-15 (33 RPM, limited edition)
Houndmouth
No # Sedona / Runaround Sue (live at KEXP) – 27-11-15