Sunday, September 29, 2019

Billy Strings


William Apostol *03-10-1992 Muir, MI
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2013 unknown – Billy Strings and Don Julin (Producer: Don Julin)
001 DUST IN A BAGGIE
002 SOLDIER'S JOY
003 COCAINE BLUES
004 WATSON BLUES
005 WILD BILL JONES
006 RED HAIRED BOY
007 I'VE JUST SEEN THE ROCK OF AGES
008 KICKIN MULE
009 SUMMERTIME
010 BEAUMONT RAG
011 THE CUCKOO
012 LONG JOURNEY HOME
013 CLUCK OLD HEN
Tracks above issued on album Rock Of Ages
2013-2014 various locations - Billy Strings and Don Julin (Billy Strings [vcl/gt/claw hammer banjo],  Don Julin [vcl/mandolin/ banjo])
014 BEAUMONT RAG
015 WALK ON BOY
016 OPEN UP THEM PEARLY GATES
017 THAT HOME FAR AWAY
018 MISS THE MISSISSIPPI AND YOU
019 THE STRING CHANGING TUNE
020 SALT CREEK - OLD JOE CLARK
021 SHARECROPPER'S SON
022 LONESOME MOONLIGHT WALTZ
023 I AM A PILGRIM
024 POOR ELLEN SMITH
025 FIDDLE TUNE X
026 DOS BANJOS
027 I AIN'T GONNA WORK TOMORROW
028 SHADY GROVE
029 LITTLE MAGGIE
Tracks above issued on album Fiddle Tune X, some tracks are live
2014 Third Man Records - Billy Strings and Don Julin
030 HOW MOUNTAIN GIRLS CAN LOVE Fiddle Tunes X
2016 Minutia Studios, Nashville, TN – Billy Strings
031 SLOW TRAIN  BS 001  
032 THIRST MUTILATOR  BS 001  
033 DOS BANJOS  BS 001
034 BLACK MOUNTAIN RAG  BS 001  
035 RED ROCKING CHAIR  BS 001  
036 DUST IN A BAGGIE  BS 001  
3-9 January 2017 GBH Studios, East Lansing, MI/11-12 March 2017 Sputnik Sound Nashville, TN – Billy Strings (Billy Strings [vcl/banjo/gt/ buchel], Bryan Sutton [gt], Drew Matulich [mandolin], Billy Failing [banjo/vcl], Brad Tucker [vcl/bass],  Shad Cobb/ John Mailander [fiddle], Peter "Madcat" Ruth [harmonica/Jew's harp], Glenn Brown [harmonium/ theremin],  Miss Tess [vcl],  Terry Barber [vcl], Molly Tuttle [vcl]. Producer: Glenn Brown and Billy Strings)
037 ON THE LINE ARC 0001
038 MEET ME AT THE CREEK ARC 0001  
039 ALL OF TOMORROW ARC 0001
040 WHILE I'M WAITING HERE ARC 0001  
041 LIVING LIKE AN ANIMAL ARC 0001
042 TURMOIL AND TINFOIL ARC 0001  
043 SALTY SHEEP ARC 0001
044 SPINNING ARC 0001  
045 DEALING DESPAIR ARC 0001  
046 PYRAMID COUNTRY ARC 0001  
047 DOIN' THINGS RIGHT ARC 0001  
048 THESE MEMORIES OF YOU ARC 0001  
January 2019 Blackbird Recording Studio, Nashville, TN – Billy Strings
049 TAKING WATER Rounder 0063
050 MUST BE SEVEN Rounder 0063
051 RUNNING Rounder 0063
052 AWAY FROM THE MIRE Rounder 0063
053 HOME Rounder 0063
054 WATCH IT FALL Rounder 0063
055 LONG FORGOTTEN DREAM Rounder 0063
056 HIGHWAY HYPNOSIS Rounder 0063
057 ENOUGH TO LEAVE Rounder 0063
058 HOLLOW HEART Rounder 0063
059 LOVE LIKE ME Rounder 0063
060 EVERYTHING'S THE SAME Rounder 0063
061 GUITAR PEACE Rounder 0063
062 FREEDOM Rounder 0063

ALBUMS
Billy Strings + Don Julin ?  Rock Of Ages: Dust In A Baggie; Soldier's Joy; Cocaine Blues; Watson Blues; Wild Bill Jones; Red Haired Boy; I've Just Seen The Rock Of Ages; Kickin Mule; Summertime; Beaumont Rag; The Cuckoo; Long Journey Home; Cluck Old Hen – 31-12-13 w. Don Julin
Billy Strings + Don Julin no # Fiddle Tune X: Beaumont Rag; Walk On Boy; Open Up Them Pearly Gates; That Home Far Away; Miss the Mississippi and You; The String Changing Tune; Salt Creek - Old Joe Clark; Sharecropper's Son; Lonesome Moonlight Waltz; I Am a Pilgrim; Poor Ellen Smith; Fiddle Tune X; Dos Banjos; I Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow; Shady Grove; Little Maggie; How Mountain Girls Can Love – 01-10-14 w. Don Julin
Apostol ARC 0001-04.Turmoil And Tinfoil: On the Line; Meet Me at the Creek; All of Tomorrow; While I'm Waiting Here; Living Like an Animal; Turmoil and Tinfoil; Salty Sheep; Spinning; Dealing Despair; Pyramid Country; Doin' things Right; These Memories of You – 22-09-17
Rounder 1661-0063  Home: Taking Water; Must Be Seven; Running; Away From The Mire; Home; Watch It Fall; Long Forgotten Dream; Highway Hypnosis; Enough To Leave; Hollow Heart; Love Like Me; Everything's The Same; Guitar Peace; Freedom - 27-09-19

EPs
Billy Strings BS 001 Billy Strings EP: Slow Train; Thirst Mutilator; Dos Banjos; Black Mountain Rag; Red Rocking Chair; Dust in a Baggie -  10-06-16

These Wild Plains


By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2013 poss. Boston, MA – These Wild Plains
001 WAVES  SP no #
002 PLAINS  SP no #
2014 Q Division, Somerville, MA/ Arlington, MA – These Wild Plains (Ben Voskeritchian [vcl.gt], Nick Mercado [vcl/gt], Calvin Joss [steel], Matt Girard [lap steel/bass], Rob Motes [drums], Ryan Bambery [vcl/harmonica])
003 VIRGINIA digital single
2015 Radar Studios, Clinton, CT unknown – These Wild Plains
004 HEY, TO CLEAR THE AIR
005 FALL BACK
006 BREAK YOUR HEART
007 WAVES (REVISITED)
008 PLAINS (REVISITED)
009 SUCH A RUSH
010 WAITING AROUND TO DIE
011 EVILS
012 NIGHTFALL
Tracks above issued on album These Wild Plains
2016 unknown, MA – These Wild Plains (Ryan Bambery [vcl], Nick Mercado [vcl/gt], Ben Voskeritchian [gt], Calvin Joss [dobro], Chaimes Parker [bass], Rob Motes [drums]. Producer: Chaimes Parker)
013 OLD REASONS
014 FAST AND BLUE
015 PLACE TO HIDE
016 BETTER LEAVE
017 SHIT FOR THE RIDE
018 LOVE YOU TOMORROW
019 SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE
020 THE GROUND
021 DISTANT WAYS
Tracks above issued on album Distant Ways
2019 unknown, MA – These Wild Plains
022 VOICES
023 THE QUITTER
024 CAZADOR
025 CARRARO'S BLUES
026 ALL YOU NEED
027 EL RENO
028 IT IS WHAT IT IS
029 STICK AROUND
030 HAPPY BIRTHDAY
031 MUST'VE RAINED ALL NIGHT
Tracks above issued on album Thrilled To Be Her

ALBUMS
Hall Of Champions ? These Wild Plains: Hey, to Clear the Air; Fall Back; Break Your Heart; Waves (Revisited); Plains (Revisited); Such a Rush; Waiting Around to Die; Evils; Nightfall- 16-09-15
Hall Of Champions ? Distant Ways: Old Reasons; Fast and Blue; Place to Hide; Better Leave; Shit for the Ride; Love You Tomorrow; Some Things Never Change; The Ground; Distant Ways - 22-07-16
Hall Of Champions ? Thrilled to Be Her: Voices; The Quitter; Cazador; Carraro's Blues; All You Need; El Reno; It Is What It Is; Stick Around; Happy Birthday; Must've Rained All Night - 06-09-19


SINGLES
These White Plains
No # Waves / Plains – 06-08-13

Sonny Martin


George Edward Throckmorton Jr., *18-02-1944, +13-04-2011
2nd version
by Praguefrank, Per Kammersgaard, Lennart Gustavsson
SESSIONS
there is not enough info for creating sessionography


ALBUMS (poss. incomplete)
Deville  DV-LP-111 Sonny Martin Live Show In Nashville, Tenn.: Six Days On The Road; Amanda; Maybeline; Today I Started Loving You Again; The Old Man From The Mountains Coming Home; Mama Don’t Low; You Can Have Her; Momma Don’t Allow; Pass Me By; Medley: Johnny be Good; Whole Lot Of shakin‘ Goin‘On –  74 (see also Triune T 104)
Triune T-104 Mr Dynamite Live At Longbranch Saloon Nashville?: Six Days On The Road; Amanda; Mabeline; Today I Started Loving You Again; Old Man From The Mountains Coming Home; Mama Don’t Low; You Can Have Her [Longbeach Band]; Johnny be Good; Whole Lot Of shakin‘ Goin‘On –  74 (all tracks from DV-LP 111)

K.S.E. KSE LP 301-4 Sonny Martin Live In Concert: Six Days On The Road; Mail Me Home To Georgia; Cryin‘ My Heart Out Over You; Truck Drivin‘ Man; Today I Started Loving You Again; Rocking My Life  Away; Let Me Go To Helen Til I Die; Maybellene; Don’t Believe My Heart Can Stand Another You; Amazing Grace/ I Saw The Light - 84 (rec. Crazy Horse Saloon, Santa Anna, CA; see also BRY 1001-C))
Orbit RBT-1056 I've Always Been Country:  Cowboy Boots And Soft Blue Denim; San Jose Wine; Southern Living; Heartaches By The Number; Woman You Should Be In Movies;  I'm Gonna Quit It; Dusty Delta Memories; Rock-A-Bye Baby;  Let Me Go To Helen; Mail Me Back To Georgia – 86
Brykas BRY 1001-C Sonny Martin Live In Concert: Six Days On The Road; Mail Me Home To Georgia; Cryin‘ My Heart Out Over You; Texas When I Die; Rocky Top; Farewell Party; Maybellene; Don’t Believe My Heart Can Stand Another You; Pass Me By; Okie From Muskogee; My Window Faces The South (instrumental); Heartaches By The Number; Today I Started Loving You Again; Truck Drivin‘ Man; Let Me Go To Helen Til I Die; Rocking My Lif Away; Amazing Grace/ I Saw The Light – 89 (cassette, rec. Crazy Horse Saloon, Santa Anna, CA)
? Sonny Martin and The Nashville City Limits Band Live: Introduction;   Houston Just Ain't Big Enough; Picture Me; Walk Out Backwards; Trapped In The Middle;  Worst Of You; Dusty Delta Memories; Woman You Should Be In The Movies; San Jose Wine; Big City; Old Country Singers; Let Me Go To Helen;Mail Me Home To Georgia - ?
Sonny Martin ? (884502022704)  Timeless Treasures: Hello Mr. DJ; Honky Tonk Attitude; Picture Me; Workin' On My Next (Broken Heart);San Jose' Wine; Dusty Delta Memories; Life Turned Her That Way; Houston Just Ain't Big Enough; Farewell Party; Good Hearted Woman; Lady Down On Love; Workin' Man Blues; Cowboy Boots And Soft Blue Denim; Burn Me Down; Don't Believe My Heart Can Stand (Another You); You Gave Me A Mountain; Let Me Go To Helen (When I Die); Honky Tonk Blues; Holdin' Things Together; Big City/Swingin' Doors; He Stopped Loving Her Today; Woman You Should Be In The Movies; Setting Myself Up (For A Fall); Trapped In The Middle; I'm Gonna Quit It; Just Call Me Lonesome; Make The World Go Away; Two Drinks Away (From Missing You); There Goes My Everything; Truck Drivin' Man; Long Way Back Home; Mail Me Home To Georgia;Walk Out Backwards; The Worst Of You, (Just Got The Best Of Me); Old Country Singers; It Hurts To Feel Your Leavin' (Leavin' Me); Some Stranger's Dream; I've Been Around Enough To Know; I'd Be Better Off (In A Pine Box); Shelly's Winter Love; Tips Of My Fingers; Rock-A-Bye Baby; Southern Livin'; Tribute To Minnie Pearl; Her Only Bad Habit (Is Me); Rockin' My Life Away - 08 (double, rec. since late 1970s)
Thunder Mountain ? (UPC634479885334) Picture Me: Houston Just Ain't Big Enough; Picture Me;Two Drinks Away From Missin' You; Trapped in the Middle; Workin' Man Blues; There Goes My Everything; Setting Myself Up for a Fall; Make the World Go Away; Just Call Me Lonesome; You Gave Me a Mountain; Let Me Go to Helen (When I Die); Long Way Back Home; Workin' On My Next Broken Heart; Farewell Party; Life Turned Her That Way; Big City / Swinging Doors; Holding Things Together; Good Hearted Woman; Lady Down On Love; Mail Me Home to Georgia; Rock-a-bye Baby-new Mix – 08

SINGLES incomplete
Cypress
C-1005 Baby Don’t Let Me Scare You / Peterbilt -
Deville
119 The Old Man From The Mountian / Today I Started Loving You Again – ca 74 (mx K 301A/B)
Orbit
OR-1141 Rock "A" Bye Baby / Rock "A" Bye Baby – 84 (promo)
OR-1235 I’m Gonna Quit It / Two Drinks Away From Missing You – 08-86
Brykas
BRY 1001 Long Way Back Home / Long Way Back Home – 8- (promo)
BRY 1002 Cowboys Dream / Cowboys Dream – 8- (promo)
e.i.o.
EIO 1139 Mail Me Back To Georgia / Heartache By The Number – 8-