Friday, May 18, 2018

Barney Bentall


Barnard Franklin "Barney" Bentall
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS  previously member of  Brandon Wolf and The Legendary Hearts (not listed)
1995 Mushroom Studios, Vancouver, CAN – Barney Bentall (Barney Bentall [vcl/gt/ harmonica], Mike Crozier [gt/bck vcl], Colin Nairne [gt], Dave Reimer [bass/bck vcl],  Jack Guppy [drums/percussion])
001 I'M SHATTERED Epic EK 80224  
002 GIN PALACE  HAWKCDS 1189/Epic EK 80224  
003 ATIKOKAN ANNIE Epic EK 80224  
004 DROWNING  HAWKCDS 1184/Epic EK 80224  
005 NO KIND OF LIFE HAWKCDS 1189/Epic EK 80224  
006 OH SHELLY Epic EK 80224  
007 DO YA   HAWKCDS 1184/Epic EK 80224  
008 LONG WAY TO HEAVEN Epic EK 80224  
009 SECRETS IN YOUR HEART Epic EK 80224  
010 SENTIMENTAL Epic EK 80224  
011 FALL FROM GRACE Epic EK 80224  
012 FINGERPRINTS Epic EK 80224  
013 PARIS IN YOUR HAIR Epic EK 80224  
2006 The Facory Studio, 201 West 7th Ave., Vancouver, CAN/ The Woodshed, Toronto, CAN – Barney Bentall (Barney Bentall [vcl/piano], Jim Cuddy [gt/el piano/bck vcl], John Ellis [gt/steel/piano/ mandolin], Jeremy Fisher [slide gt],  John Borra [bass], Glenn Milchem / Harvey K.[drums], Pat Steward [percussion],  Rick Hopkins [piano], Richard Underhill, Steve Hilliam [horns], Greg Keelor, Dustin Bemtall [bck vcl].
014 DREAM OF THE DAY TND 415  
015 TELL ME IS IT TRUE TND 415  
016 A MAN IS TND 415  
017 TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE TND 415  
018 BACK UP ON THE HORSE TND 415  
019 THE BALLAD OF OLD TOM JONES TND 415  
020 YOU AND I WILL MEET AGAIN TND 415  
021 DANCE FOR ME TND 415  
022 TALK TO GOD TND 415  
023 INNOCENCE TND 415  
024 GYPSY BOY TND 415  
025 AROUND THE BEND TND 415
8 December 2007 [live] Victoria, BC, CAN – Barney Bentall And The Grand Cariboo Opry, featuring Cameron Latimer [-1], Dustin Bentall [-2], Leslie Alexander [-3]
02501 GOIN' TO THE OPRY Golden Age Music 10712  
02502 I LIKE TRUCKS  -1 Golden Age Music 10712  
02503 HIGH LONESOME Golden Age Music 10712  
02504 THE BALLAD OF OLD TOM JONES Golden Age Music 10712  
02505 BUCKLES AND BOOTS Golden Age Music 10712  
02506 CAROL Golden Age Music 10712  
02507 POORHOUSE -2 Golden Age Music 10712  
02508 SUCH A SHAME -1 Golden Age Music 10712  
02509 EMPTY SADDLE Golden Age Music 10712  
02510 PRAIRIE HOME -3 Golden Age Music 10712   
02511 RACHAEL'S SONG Golden Age Music 10712
02512 COME BACK TO ME Golden Age Music 10712
June 2008 Nashcroft Manor, Ashcroft, BC., CAN/ The Factory, Vancouver, BC, CAN – Barney Bentall (Barney Bentall [vcl/gt/ harmonica], Dustin Bentall [vcl], Debra-Jean Creelman [vcl], Eric Reed [vcl], Johnny Ellis [gt/ banjo/ steel/ mandolin/ organ/ piano/bck vcl], Rob Becker [bass], Geoff Hicks [drums/percussion], Daniel Lapp [fiddle/ piano/ horn], Derry Burns [flugelhorn/trumpet]. Producer: John MacArthur Ellis)
026 HOLD MY HEART TND 530  
027 SENDING OUT A MESSAGE TND 530  
028 ON THIS BEAUTIFUL NIGHT TND 530  
029 THE INSIDE PASSAGE TND 530  
030 FACE TO FACE TND 530  
031 CATCH THAT TRAIN TND 530  
032 I NEVER MEANT TO MAKE YOU CRY TND 530  
033 PAPA HENRY'S BOY TND 530  
034 SHE RAN AWAY TND 530  
035 DISAPPEARING TND 530  
Ca 1 December 2008 [live] Cates Hill Chapel, 661 Carter Rd, Bowen Island, BC, CAN - Barney Bentall, Shari Ulrich and Tom Taylor (Barney Bentall [vcl/gt/ piano/ harp], Shari Ulrich [vcl/gt/ mandolin/‘violin/ piano], Tom Taylor [vcl/gt]. Producer: Shari Ulrich)
03601 SHOULDER OF THE ROAD Esther ER 0809
03602 DRIVING MY WEARY HEART HOME Esther ER 0809  
03603 JUST A WORD Esther ER 0809  
03604 I NEVER MEANT TO MAKE YOU CRY Esther ER 0809  
03605 FIND MY OWN WAY HOME Esther ER 0809  
03606 WHY CAN'T WE GET ALONG Esther ER 0809
03607 SENDING OUT A MESSAGE Esther ER 0809
03608 I'LL BE YOUR ONLY Esther ER 0809
03609 LIVING WATER Esther ER 0809  
03610 FLYING Esther ER 0809
2012 The Warehouse, Vancouver, BC, CAN – Barney Bentall (Barney Bentall [vcl/ac gt/ harmonica/ piano], Tom Taylor [vcl/gt], Eric Reed [el gt/banjo/ mandolin],  Rob Becker [bass], Geoff Hicks [drums/ percussion], Kendel Carson/ Shari Ulrich [fiddle/ bck vl], Adrian Dolan [accordion/ fiddle/ mandolin/ viola], Rick Hopkins [organ/ piano], Geoffrey Kelly [celtic flute], Angela Harris, Jeanne Tolmie, Wendy Bird [bck vcl])
037 THE OUTSKIRTS OF BUFFALO TND 572
038 ST. VALENTINE’S DAY TND 572
039 THE BALLAD OF JOHNNY HOOKE TND 572
040 ANNABEL TND 572
041 HIGH UP ON THE MOUNTAIN TND 572
042 FOUR WENT TO WAR TND 572
043 ONE FINE DAY TND 572
044 HER BEAUTIFUL MIND TND 572
045 SAY GOODBYE TO ALBERT COMFORT TND 572
046 L’ANSE AUX MEADOWS TND 572
047 LONG LOVELY LOVE AFFAIR TND 572 
Summer 2015  Barney’s House, Bowen Island, BC, CAN - Bentall – Taylor – Ulrich [BTU]
(Barney Bentall [vcl/gt/ guitjo/ harmonica], Tom Taylor [vcl/gt/guitjo], Shari Ulrich [vcl/gt/mandolin/ violin] + Rob Becker [bass], Geoff Hicks [drums/percussion], Julia Graff  [violin], Ted Littlemore [accordion])
048 CHASED BY THE DEVIL Borealis BCD 240  
049 YOU KNOW I WOULD Borealis BCD 240  
050 THE WIND DON'T LIE Borealis BCD 240
051 LONG LOVELY LOVE AFFAIR Borealis BCD 240
052 TIGHTROPE WALK Borealis BCD 240  
053 YOU GOT LOST Borealis BCD 240
054 VANCOUVER 1914 Borealis BCD 240
055 ITS THE LITTLE THINGS Borealis BCD 240
056 THE COWBOY AND THE HORSE Borealis BCD 240  
057 DISAPPEARING Borealis BCD 240  
2016 Afterlife Studios, Vancouver, BC -  Barney Bentall, with. Dustin Bentall [-1], Jim Cuddy [-2]
058 THE MINER -1 TND 615
059 MOON AT THE DOOR TND 615
060 THE DRIFTER TND 615
061 HEY MAMA TND 615
062 IN THE MORNING TND 615
063 THE PREACHER TND 615
064 WON’T CHANGE THE WORLD -2 TND 615
065 DON’T WAIT FOR ME MARIE TND 615
066 SAY GOODBYE TO ALBERT COMFORT TND 615
067 THE OCEAN AND YOU (A SONG FOR JOHN MANN) TND 615
068 ON THE SHORES OF GRISE FJORD TND 615 




ALBUMS
Epic [CAN] EK 80224 Gin Palace: I'm Shattered; Gin Palace; Atikokan Annie; Drowning; No Kind Of Life; Oh Shelly; Do Ya; Long Way To Heaven; Secrets In Your Heart; Sentimental; Fall From Grace; Fingerprints; Paris In Your Hair - 95
True North [CAN] TND 415 Gift Horse: Dream Of The Day; Tell Me Is It True; A Man Is; Too Good To Be True; Back Up on the Horse; The Ballad Of Old Tom Jones; You And I Will Meet Again; Dance For Me; Talk To God; Innocence; Gypsy Boy; Around The Bend - 22-08-06
Golden Age Music [CAN] 10712 The Grand Cariboo Opry: Goin' to the Opry; I Like Trucks (feat: Cameron Latimer); High Lonesome; The Ballad of Old Tom Jones; Buckles and Boots; Carol; Poorhouse (feat: Dustin Bentall); Such a Shame (feat: Cameron Latimer);
Empty Saddle; Prairie Home (feat: Leslie Alexander); Rachael's Song; Come Back to Me - 26-08-08 (with DVD)
Esther [CAN] ER 0809 "Live" at Cates Hill: Shoulder of the Road; Driving My Weary Heart Home; Just A Word; I Never Meant to Make You Cry; Find My Own Way Home; Why Can't We Get Along; Sending Out A Message; I'll Be Your Only; Living Water; Flying - 14-04-09 with Shari Ulrich and Tom Taylor
True North [CAN] TND 530 The Inside Passage: Hold My Heart; Sending Out a Message; On This Beautiful Night; The Inside Passage; Face to Face; Catch That Train; I Never Meant to Make You Cry; Papa Henry's Boy; She Ran Away; Disappearing - 22-09-09
True North [CAN] TND 572 Flesh and Bone: The Outskirts of Buffalo; St. Valentine’s Day; The Ballad of Johnny Hooke; Annabel; High Up On the Mountain; Four Went To War; One Fine Day; Her Beautiful Mind; Say Goodbye To Albert Comfort; L’Anse Aux Meadows; Long Lovely Love Affair - 13-11-12
Borealis [CAN] BCD 240 Tightrope Walk: Chased By The Devil; You Know I Would; The Wind Don't Lie; Long Lovely Love Affair; Tightrope Walk; You Got Lost; Vancouver 1914; Its The Little Things; The Cowboy And The Horse; Disappearing - 12-02-16 with Shari Ulrich and Tom Taylor
Golden Cage/True North [CAN] TND 615 The Drifter and The Preacher: The Miner (w. Dustin Bentall); Moon at the Door; The Drifter; Hey Mama; In the Morning; The Preacher; Won’t Change the World (w. Jim Cuddy); Don’t Wait for Me Marie; Say Goodbye to Albert Comfort; The Ocean and You (A Song for John Mann); On the Shores of Grise Fjord -  13-10-17


SINGLES
Crisis [NED]
599 980-2 Gin Palace I’m Shattered – 95 (CD)
Hawk [CAN]
HAWKCDS 1184 Do Ya;  Drowning – 96 (CD)
HAWKCDS 1189 Gin Palace; No Kind Of Life – 96 (CD)

John Bertrand, Milton Pitre and Roy Gonzales



John H. Bertrand - *1891 Prairie Ronde, St. Landry Parish, +1942


2nd version
By Henk Scholts, Wade Falcon, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS

ca January 1929 Chicago, IL - John H. Bertrand and Milton Pitre (John H. Bertrand [vcl/accordion], Milton Pitre [gt])
001 21074-1 THE RABBIT STOLE THE PUMPKIN Paramount 12730/ Yazzoo 2042 Third Man TMR 204
002 21075-3 MISERABLE 12725/ Yazzoo 2042 TMR 204
003 21076-5 COUSINNE LILLY  (COUSIN LILLY) 12725/Yazzoo 2042 TMR 204
004 21077-5  THE SWALLOWS  12730/ Yazzoo 2042
005 21078-2 VALSE DE GUEYDAN 12748/ Yazzoo 2042 TMR 204
006 21079-1 UPSTAIRS 12748
THIRD MAN TMR 204 THE RISE AND FALL OF PARAMOUNT RECORDS 1928-32, VOLUME 2 - CABINET OF WONDER (2009, digital)
ca January 1929 Chicago, IL – John H. Bertrand [vcl-3/accordion-2], Roy Gonzales [vcl-4/gt] (? [fiddle])
007 21243-2  LA DELAIISER (THE ABANDONMENT) -1,2,3  12776 /Yazoo 2042
008 21244  untraced
009 21245-1  ATTENDRE POUR UN TRAIN -2,4  12762/Yazoo 2042
010 21246-2  JE VEUX M’AHETE UN FUSE QUI BRILLE -4  12762
011 21247  CHOCTAW BEER BLUES unissued/TMR 204
012 21248-2  LA FILLE DU JOLIER (THE JAILOR’S DAUGHTER) -1,2,3 12763/Yazoo 2042
013 21249  untraced
014 21251-2  LE SOLDAT FATIGUE (THE TIRED SOLDIER) -1,2,3 12763/Yazoo 2042
015 21252-2  LA POND DE NANTE (THE NORTH BRIDGE) -1,2,3 12776/Yazoo 2042
13 July 1929 Gennett Recording Studio, Starr Piano Company Building, Whitewater Gorge Park, Richmond, In – Roy Gonzales [gt/vcl/yodel-1]
016 G-15349-A [15348 by mistake*] ATTENDRE [OUR UN TRAIN -1 Paramount 12807*
017 G-15350-A [15349 by mistake*] UN FUSSI QUI BRILLE -1 Paramount 12807*
018 G-15351-A DOR MON ENFANT DOR  rejected
019 G-15352-A MA MAISON AUPRES DE L’EAU  rejected
020 G-15353-A [15352 by mistake*]  ANUIANT ET BLEUE -1 Paramount 12832/JSP 7774 TMR 204
021 G-15354-A [15353 by mistake*]  CHOCTAW BEER BLUES -1 Paramount 12832/JSP 7774 TMR 204
JSP 7774 PARAMOUNT OLD TIME RECORDINGS (UK, 2006, 4CDs)



ALBUMS
Yazoo 2042 Early American Cajun music: Classic Recordings From The 1920s: Le bebe et le gambleur (The baby and the gambler) - Delma Lachney; Sur le borde de l'eau (On the riverside) - Blind Uncle Gaspard; Cousinne Lilly - John Bertrand; Baoille - Delma Lachney; Natchitoches (French town) - Blind Uncle Gaspard; Miserable - John Bertrand; La danseuse (The dancer) - Delma Lachney; Assi dans la fenetre de ma chambre (Sitting in the window of my room) - Blind Uncle Gaspard; The Swallows - John Bertrand; Je m'en vas dans le chemin (Going down the road) - Delma Lachney; The rabbit stole the pumpkin - John Bertrand; Avoyelles (Parish name) - Delma Lachney; Upstairs - John Bertrand; Cher ami ma vie est ruini (Dear friend my life is ruined) - Delma Lachney; Valse de Gueydan - John Bertrand; La Louisiana (Louisiana) - Delma Lachney; La fille du jolier (The jailor's daughter) - John Bertrand; Riviere Rouge (Red River ) - Delma Lachney; Le soldat fatigue (The tired soldier) - John Bertrand ; Mercredi soir passé (Last wednesday night) - Blind Uncle Gaspard; Le Pond de Nante (The North Bridge) - John Bertrand; L'aurevoir d'une mere (Mother's farewell)- Delma Lachney; La Delaisser - (The Abandonment) - John Bertrand; Je me trouve une jolie fille (I find a pretty girl) - Delma Lachney

SINGLES
Paramount (1929) Roy Gonzales
12725 Miserable / Cousinne   Lilly (Cousin Lilly) – 29 John H. Bertrand and Milton Pitre
12730 The Swallows / The Rabbit Stole The Pumpkin Paramount – 29 John H. Bertrand and Milton Pitre
12748 Valse De Gueydan / Upstairs – 29 John H. Bertrand and Milton Pitre
12762 Attendre Pour Un Train (w. John Bertrand)  / Je Veux M'Achete Un Fuse Qui Brille – 29 Roy Gonzales
12763 La Fille Du Jolier (The Jailor’s Daughter) / Le Soldat Fatigue (The Tired Soldier) – 29 John Bertrand and Roy Gonzales
12776 La delaisser [Ray Gonzales] / La pond de Nante [John Bertrand] – 29
12807 Attendre pour un train / Un fussi qui brille – 29 Roy Gonzales
12832 Anuiant et bleue / Choctaw beer blues – 29 Roy Gonzales



 

Christy Hays



By Praguefrank, Milos Holecek
SESSIONS
2009 Austin, TX – Christy Hays
001 TEXARKANA
002 OHIO RIVER
003 WEST WIND
004 TALKED TO THE LORD TODAY
005 CSX
006 RED BIRD
007 ROUTE 36
008 YOU DON'T HAVE TO SAY MUCH
009 BLACKEST BIRD
010 MADELEINE
Tracks above issued on album Christy Hays
2012 Austin, TX – Christy Hays (Christy Hays [vcl/ac gt], Lauren Gurgiolo [el gt], Geena Spigarelli [bass], Andrew Gerfers  [drums], Christopher Cox [bowed crotales/keyboards])
011 WINTER SOLSTICE
012 BETTER DAYS
013 YOU DON'T HAVE TO WAIT
014 ALRIGHT
015 BIRDS POINT LEVEE
016 WENDY AND DAVID
017 AMERICAN CAR
018 GROCERY STORE ROSE
019 SINCE YOU LEFT ME
020 T V A
021 OVERCOME
Tracks above issued on album Drought
2014 Cat’s Eye Studio, East Austin, TX -Cristy Hays ( + Matt Strmiska, Lindsay Greene, Jonathan Terrell, Brennen Leigh, Beth Chrisman, Matt Lara, Michael St Clair, Daniel Thomas Phipps, Ali Holder and Doug Walseth. Producer: Christy Hays and Doug Walseth)
022 AM I TIRED
023 WHITE LIE
024 O' MONTANA
025 SUN
026 RITA BLANCA
027 WASATCH
Tracks above issued on EP Ol‘Montana
2015 Church House Studios, Austin, TX – Christy Hays (Christy Hays [vcl/ac gt], Lauren Gurgiolo [el gt], Geena Spigarelli [bass], Andrew Gerfers [drums], Christopher Cox [bowed crotales/ synthesizer/ piano]. Producer: Christopher Cox, Grant Johnson)
028 BACK HOME
029 IRRIGATION DITCH
030 CENTRAL PLAINS
031 HOW IT FEELS
032 CHICON
Tracks above issued on EP Caliche
2017 Austin, TX – Christy Hays (Christy hays [vcl/ac gt], Goffrey Moore [ac gt],  Aaron Lee Tasjan / Dexter Green [el gt], Thayer Serrano [steel], Dexter Green [bass], Tommi Rautiainen [drums], Ralph Lofton [organ],  Laura Mayo [bck vcl]. Producer: Dexter Green)
033 BLACK RIVER Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
034 RIBBON OF HIGHWAY Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
035 DON'T LET ME DIE IN CALIFORNIA Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
036 GLORIA Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
037 BEAUTIFUL DAY Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
038 ATCHAFALAYA Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
039 STRANGE TIMES Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
040 OPEN UP YOUR HOUSE Nine Mile CDNMR 0350  
041 THOSE WHO WAIT Nine Mile CDNMR 0350   
042 TOWN UNDERGROUND Nine Mile CDNMR 0350  




ALBUMS
Christy Hays ? Christy Hays: Texarkana; Ohio River; West Wind; Talked to the Lord Today; CSX; Red Bird; Route 36; You Don't Have to Say Much; Blackest Bird; Madeleine – 02-07-09
Christy Hays ? Drought: Winter Solstice; Better Days; You Don't Have to Wait; Alright; Birds Point Levee; Wendy and David; American Car; Grocery Store Rose; Since You Left Me; T V A; Overcome - 26-09-12
Nine Mile CDNMR 0350 River Swimmer:  Black River;  Ribbon Of Highway;  Don't Let Me Die In California;  Gloria;  Beautiful Day;  Atchafalaya;  Strange Times;  Open Up Your House;  Those Who Wait;  Town Underground – 27-04-18


EPs
Christy Hays ? O‘ Montana: Am I Tired; White Lie; O' Montana; Sun; Rita Blanca; Wasatch – 10-12-14
Christy Hays ? Caliche: Back Home; Irrigation Ditch; Central Plains; How It Feels; Chicon – 29-05-15