Friday, February 21, 2020

Downstate Ramblers


2nd version
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1962 unknown – Downstate Ramblers
001 LITTLE BIRDIE Fonotone 6215
002 NOAH'S BREAKDOWN Fonotone 6215
003 JOHN HARDY Fonotone 6216
004 ALL THE GOOD TIMES ARE PAST AND GONE Fonotone 6216
1978 unknown – Downstate Ramblers (Kenny Dace [vcl/gt], Jim Turner [vcl/mandolin], J.D. Webb [vcl/banjo], Tony Boyles [bass],  Gerald Jones [vcl/fiddle].  Producer: Bob Struber)
005 NATE'S TUNE Little Nashville LN 1112 
006 I'VE GOT TO GET AWAY Little Nashville LN 1112 
007 TENNESSEE (I HEAR YOU CALLIN' ME) Little Nashville LN 1112 
008 I'M COMING BACK (BUT I DON'T KNOW WHEN) Little Nashville LN 1112 
009 DAYBREAK IN DIXIE Little Nashville LN 1112 
010 WHO WILL SING FOR ME? Little Nashville LN 1112 
011 SALLY GOODIN Little Nashville LN 1112 
012 SITTIN' ON TOP OF THE WORLD Little Nashville LN 1112
013 LONG BLACK VEIL Little Nashville LN 1112 
014 WALKING IN MY SLEEP Little Nashville LN 1112 
015 FIELDS HAVE TURNED BROWN Little Nashville LN 1112 
016 RIDIN' ON THAT MIDNIGHT TRAIN Little Nashville LN 1112
017 ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL Little Nashville LN 1112
1980 Crusade Studio, 200 E North Ave, Flora, IL – Downstate Ramblers (Kenny Dace [vcl/gt], Jim Turner [vcl/mandolin], J.D. Webb [vcl/banjo], Lucian Boyles [bass],  Gerald Jones [vcl/fiddle])
018 TAKE YOUR SHOES OFF MOSES  RP LPS 1272
019 BY THE SIDE OF THE ROAD  RP LPS 1272
020 GET DOWN ON YOUR KNEES  RP LPS 1272
021 WERE YOU THERE  RP LPS 1272 
022 IT'S ME AGAIN, LORD  RP LPS 1272 
023 DANCING WITH THE ANGELS  RP LPS 1272
024 DREAMING OF A LITTLE CABIN  RP LPS 1272 
025 HOUSE OF GOLD  RP LPS 1272 
026 COMING HOME  RP LPS 1272
1981 Crusade Studio, 200 E North Ave, Flora, IL – Downstate Ramblers (Kenny Dace [vcl/gt], Jim Turner [vcl/mandolin], J.D. Webb [vcl/banjo], Lucian Boyles [bass],  Gerald Jones [vcl/fiddle])
027 BLUE EYED DARLING  RP LPS 1346 
028 SMOKEY MOUNTAIN MEMORIES  RP LPS 1346 
029 SPANISH SPRINGTIME  RP LPS 1346 
030 ROCK HEARTS  RP LPS 1346 
031 IF THAT'S THE WAY YOU FEEL  RP LPS 1346 
032 THESE OLD BLUES  RP LPS 1346 
033 JERUSALEM RIDGE  RP LPS 1346 
034 WASH MY HANDS  RP LPS 1346 
035 THE FASTEST RABBIT DOG IN CARTER COUNTY TODAY  RP LPS 1346 
036 THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA  RP LPS 1346
1983 Crusade Studio, 200 E North Ave, Flora, IL – Downstate Ramblers (Kenny Dace [vcl/gt], Jim Turner [vcl/mandolin], J.D. Webb [vcl/banjo], Lucian Boyles [bass],  Gerald Jones [vcl/fiddle])
037 LEATHER BRITCHES  RP LPS 1246  
038 WALK SOFTLY ON THIS HEART OF MINE  RP LPS 1246  
039 CHATTANOOGA DOG  RP LPS 1246   
040 RAMBLER FEVER  RP LPS 1246   
041 IT'S ONLY THE WIND  RP LPS 1246  
042 MARY ANN  RP LPS 1246   
043 OLD VIRGINIA WALTZ  RP LPS 1246   
044 ASHES OF LOVE  RP LPS 1246   
045 IT'S TOO LATE  RP LPS 1246   
046 LEE HIGHWAY BLUES  RP LPS 1246   
047 WAY DOWNTOWN  RP LPS 1246  
2009 unknown – J.D. Webb and Downstate Ramblers (J.D. Webb, Judy Glendy-Webb, Caleb Dostal, David Gerthung)
048 MOON OVER AUSTIN
049 NO THUNDERBIRD TONIGHT
050 RISE UP
051 DARK WIND
052 SHE HAS NO IDEA
053 PHOENIX FADE AWAY
054 WHO WILL CARE
055 ANYTIME SOON
056 LEGEND OF THE LILLY WHITE
057 SUMMER RAIN
Tracks above issued on album Moon Over Austin



ALBUMS
Little Nashville LN 1112 Blue Grass Remembrance: Nate's Tune; I've Got To Get Away; Tennessee (I Hear You Callin' Me); I'm Coming Back (But I Don't Know When); Daybreak In Dixie; Who Will Sing For Me?; Sally Goodin; Sittin' On Top Of The World; Long Black Veil; Walking In My Sleep; Fields Have Turned Brown; Ridin' On That Midnight Train; Orange Blossom Special -78
RP LPS 1272 Sunday Morning Gospel: Take Your Shoes Off Moses; By The Side Of The Road; Get Down On Your Knees;  Were You There;  It's Me Again, Lord;  Dancing With The Angels;  Dreaming Of A Little Cabin;  House Of Gold;  Coming Home - 80
RP LPS 1365 Anywhere Is Home: Blue Eyed Darling;  Smokey Mountain Memories;  Spanish Springtime;  Rock Hearts;  If That's The Way You Feel;  These Old Blues;  Jerusalem Ridge;  Wash My Hands;  The Fastest Rabbit Dog In Carter County Today;  The Devil Went Down To Georgia - 81
RP LPS 1246 Rambler Fever:  Leather Britches; Walk Softly On This Heart Of Mine;  Chattanooga Dog;  Rambler Fever;  It's Only The Wind;  Mary Ann;  Old Virginia Waltz;  Ashes Of Love;  It's Too Late;  Lee Highway Blues;  Way Downtown – 83
Lost Armadillo ? Moon Over Austin: Moon Over Austin; No Thunderbird Tonight; Rise Up; Dark Wind; She Has No Idea; Phoenix Fade Away; Who Will Care; Anytime Soon; Legend of the Lilly White; Summer Rain – 01-04-10 J. D. Webb and Downstate Ramblers


SINGLES
Fonotone  [78 RPM]
6215 Little Birdie / Noah's Breakdown – 06-05-62
6216 John Hardy / All The Good Times Are Past And Gone – 06-05-62

Ragbirds


By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
Early 2005 Good Noise Studio, Ypsilanti, MI – The Ragbirds (Erin Zindle [vcl/various instruments], Adam Labeaux [vcl/gt], Jeff Stinson [bass], Randall Moore [drums], Greg White [percussion])
001 LOW FLYING RBCD 001  
002 LOVE'S GREAT JOKE RBCD 001
003 NARCISSICK RBCD 001  
004 PICTURE RBCD 001  
005 TIPI BAYA RBCD 001  
006 DOOR IN THE WALL RBCD 001
007 TOTEM POLE RBCD 001  
008 ADORATION RBCD 001  
009 ENEMY RBCD 001  
010 BELIEVE IT RBCD 001  
011 HOLY KISS RBCD 001  
012 WAKE THE BIRDS RBCD 001
2005 unknown MI – The Ragbirds
013 WASHED AWAY [MANGROVE] digital single
January 2006 [live] T.C.'s Speakeasy, Ypsilanti, MI – The Ragbirds
01301 YPSILANTI SONG
01302 NARCISSICK
01303 ENEMY
01304 JACKY TAR/THE RIGHTS OF MAN
01305 MEDICINE
01306 MORIBAYASSA
01307 DOOR IN THE WALL
01308 TIPI BAYA
01309 TARANTELLA
01310 HARVEST SONG
01311 BETTER
01312 ONYAME KOKROKO
Tracks above issued on album Catching Fire
2006 [sessions for Learning Curve] unknown – The Ragbirds, *with Arecibo Blueshouse
014 I BELIEVE IT
015 MEDICINE
016 I BLIEVE IT (REPRISE)
017 ADORATION/LEARNING CURVE/ADORATION*
2007 Good Noise Studio, Ypsilanti, MI – The Ragbirds (Eric Zindle [vcl/various instruments], Matthew Melody [vcl/gt], Daniel Worley [gt], Jeff Stinson [bass/kalimba], Randall Moore [drums/percussion], Tim Dziekan  [percussion], Andrea Moreno-Beals [cello],
Mady Kouyate [vcl/kora], TJ Zindle [vcl/trumpet], Edward Zindle Jr. [vcl])
018 TARANTELLA
019 GOOD
020 HOW CAN I SAY?
021 MEDICINE
022 BRAVE NEW BEAT
023 MOON MISS ME
024 RELIGION
025 YPSILANTI SONG
026 SPACE
027 HARVEST
028 HIDING PLACE
029 ROAR, CLAW AND BITE
Tracks above issued on album Wanderlove
2009 Shabbey Road Studios, Buffalo, NY – The Ragbirds (Producer: Tim Carbone)
030 BOOK OF MATCHES RBCD 005  
031 THE FRAME RBCD 005
032 GET IN RBCD 005  
033 GETTING DARK RBCD 005
034 FINALLY ALMOST READY RBCD 005  
035 STUCK INSIDE OF WHO YOU ARE RBCD 005  
036 THE LIMITS OF ME RBCD 005
037 LITTLE THINGS RBCD 005  
038 AROUND THE TIME RBCD 005  
039 ANYWHERE RBCD 005  
040 PANORAMIC CAMERA RBCD 005
041 ONYAME KOKROKO RBCD 005   
2011 unknown – The Ragbirds
Their fourth album, "Travelin' Machine" was released in 2012.
042 SIX WHEELS; FOLLOWING YOU
043 SILENCE IS EVERYWHERE
044 LEARN TO SHINE
045 THE BULLY
046 MORIBAYASSA (I'LL FLY AWAY)
047 TOMORROW RIVER
048 ACROBATS
049 MERCY OF THE SEA
050 THE RACE
Tracks above issued on album Travelin’ Machine
September 2012 [live]  Blind Pig, Ann Arbor, MI/The Pyramid Scheme, Grand Rapids, MI – The Ragbirds
05001 WE BELONG TO THE LOVE RBCD 007
05002 BRAVE NEW BEAT RBCD 007
05003 THE BULLY RBCD 007
05004 SIX WHEELS RBCD 007
05005 GET IN RBCD 007
05006 BOOK OF MATCHES / ROMANIAN TRAIN SONG RBCD 007
05007 PANORAMIC CAMERA RBCD 007
05008 GOOD RBCD 007
05009 HOW CAN I SAY? RBCD 007
05010 TARANTELLA RBCD 007
05011 LUCKY RHYTHM RBCD 007
05012 ONYAME KOKROKO RBCD 007
April 2015 Big Sky Recording Studio, Ann Arbor, MI – The Ragbirds (TJ Zindle [vcl/gt], Erin Zindle [vcl/mandolin/ accordion/ kalimba/ piano/ viola/ violin], Jamie Candiloro [gt/organ/ percussion/ piano], Dan Jones  [bass gt], Jonathan Brown [drums/percussion], Randall Moore [percussions]. Producer: Jamie Candiloro)
051 LEMON GROVE RBCD 015
052 COSMOS RBCD 015
053 THE CURSE OF FINGER POINTING RBCD 015
054 GOOD TIME TO BE BORN RBCD 015
055 BOTTOMLESS HEART RBCD 015
056 SOMETIMES HONESTLY RBCD 015
057 ALLEYWAY SAINTS RBCD 015
058 STRANGE WEATHER RBCD 015
059 TOUGH LOVE RBCD 015
060 BREAKDOWN RBCD 015
061 ON YOUR SIDE RBCD 015
062 WE CARRY THE PLACE RBCD 015
063 LITTLE TIES RBCD 015


ALBUMS
Ragbirds RBCD 001 Yes Nearby: Low Flying; Love's Great Joke; Narcissick; Picture; Tipi Baya; Door In The Wall; Totem Pole; Adoration; Enemy; Believe It; Holy Kiss; Wake The Birds – 05-04-05
Ragbirds ? Catching Fire: Ypsilanti Song; Narcissick; Enemy; Jacky Tar/The Rights Of Man; Medicine; Moribayassa; Door in the wall; Tipi Baya; Tarantella; Harvest Song; Better; Onyame Kokroko - 06
Ragbirds ? Wanderlove: Tarantella; Good; How Can I Say?; Medicine; Brave New Beat; Moon Miss Me; Religion; Ypsilanti Song; Space; Harvest; Hiding Place; Roar, Claw And Bite – 06-07
Ragbirds RBCD 005 Finally Almost Ready : Book Of Matches; The Frame; Get In; Getting Dark; Finally Almost Ready; Stuck Inside Of Who You Are; The Limits Of Me; Little Things; Around The Time; Anywhere; Panoramic Camera; Onyame Kokroko – 25-08-09
Ebirdlovesongs no # Travelin' Machine: Six Wheels; Following You; Silence Is Everywhere; Learn To Shine; The Bully; Moribayassa (I'll Fly Away); Tomorrow River; Acrobats; Mercy Of The Sea; The Race - 11
Ragbirds RBCD 007 We Belong to the Love (Live): We Belong To The Love; Brave New Beat; The Bully; Six Wheels; Get In; Book Of Matches / Romanian Train Song; Panoramic Camera; Good; How Can I Say?; Tarantella; Lucky Rhythm; Onyame Kokroko - 14-02-13
Ebirdlovesongs RBCD 015 The Threshold And  The Hearth: Lemon Grove; Cosmos; The Curse of Finger Pointing; Good Time to Be Born; Bottomless Heart; Sometimes Honestly; Alleyway Saints; Strange Weather; Tough Love; Breakdown; On Your Side; We Carry the Place; Little Ties - 15 (reissued on Rock Ridge Music on 25-03-16)