Friday, March 6, 2020

PossumHaw


By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2005 unknown - PossumHaw (Colby Crehan, Charley Eisemand, Ryan Crehan, Matt Kolan)
001 COME ON IN
002 ARKANSAS HILLS
003 SEND HEAVEN DOWN
004 OVERHILL
005 TO THEIR KNEES
006 FIRE OF '89
007 M. CASE
008 RICH GIRL'S LIFE
009 BLUE HILL BAY
Tracks above issued on album Split-Rail
2007 unknown, VT - PossumHaw
010 YOUNG LYNN
011 COME UP AND FIND ME
012  BY THE FIRE
013 SPLIT RAIL
014 SHORT-CHANGED AGAIN
015 MY NATIVE HOME
016 STONEYSIDES
017 BACKPAGE WALTZ
018 SUMTER
019 BEAN AND JACKSON
020 I'M TRYIN
021 TRIBUTARY
022 bonus track
Tracks above issued on album Madtom
2009 unknown, VT - PossumHaw
023 FORTUNE'S NAME
024 TRACING PAPER
025 THE CUP
026 BATTLES OF MEN
027 CARABELL
028 THAT APRIL MORNING
029 LOST AND LONELY
030 ROAD TO MORA
031 DAYBREAK BLUES
032 MAN WITHOUT A COUNTRY
033 BEES KNEES RAG
034 POOR SIDE OF TOWN
Tracks above issued on album Fortune’s Name
2013 unknown, VT – PossumHaw (Colby Crehan [vcl/ gt/piano], Charley Eiseman [vcl/ld gt], Stephen Waud [vcl/mandolin], Ryan Crehan [vcl/banjo/ harmonica], Mitch Barron pvcl/bass])
035 IN COMES THE TIDE
036 SIX WHITE CADILLACS
037 NOW AND THEN
038 OUR WORK IS NEVER DONE
039 WAITING AND WATCHING
040 ON THE LEMON FAIR
041 MAKESHIFT HEART
042 SAM FALLS
043  WAIT A MINUTE
044 SO LONG
045  SHAKE OUT THE CHAFF
046 WE'LL LEAVE THE PAST BEHIND
Tracks above issued on album Waiting And Watching
2017 [live] various concerts, VT - PossumHaw
04601 CLIMB, CLIMB, CLIMB
04602 WATCH ON YOU
04603 EASE ON UP
04604 ON THE RICHELIEU
04605 MIDDLEBRANCH
04606 THE QUIVER
0407 SUMTER
Tracks above issued on EP Limberpine

ALBUMS
PossumHaw ? Split-rail:  Come On In; Arkansas Hills; Send Heaven Down;  Overhill;  To Their Knees;  Fire of '89;  M. Case;  Rich Girl's Life; Blue Hill Bay – 03-11-05
PossumHaw ? (UPC837101391559) Madtom:  Young Lynn;  Come Up and Find Me;  By the Fire;  Split Rail; Short-changed Again;  My Native Home;  Stoneysides;  Backpage Waltz;  Sumter;  Bean and Jackson;  I'm Tryin;  Tributary; bonus track – 21-08-07
Possum Haw ? (UPC884501305877) Fortune's Name:  Fortune's Name;  Tracing Paper;  The Cup;  Battles of Men; Carabell; That April Morning; Lost and Lonely; Road to Mora;  Daybreak Blues;  Man without a Country;  Bees Knees Rag;  Poor Side of Town – 04-10
Possum Haw ? (UPC888295032841) Waiting and Watching: In Comes the Tide;  Six White Cadillacs;  Now and Then;  Our Work is Never Done;  Waiting and Watching;  On the Lemon Fair;  Makeshift Heart; Sam Falls;  Wait a Minute; So Long;  Shake Out the Chaff;  We'll Leave the Past Behind – 01-14

EPs
Samminy Music ? (UPC191061500285) Limberpine (Live): Climb, Climb, Climb; Watch on You; Ease on Up; On the Richelieu; Middlebranch; The Quiver; Sumter – 10-03-17

Willy Tea Taylor


By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2006 Heckabad Studios, Oakdale, CA -  Willy Tea Taylor
001 RUE THE DAY  HB 007
002 LULLABY  HB 007
003 RIVER OF DEATH  HB 007  
004 OL LUKE BOY  HB 007
005 YOUNG WHEN I LEFT HOME  HB 007  
006 BIG JIM'S GUITAR  HB 007
007 WARMTH  HB 007
008 JOHN HARTFORD SONG  HB 007  
009 GOIN' HOME  HB 007
010 BRAND NEW GAME   HB 007  
011 ROUND OF RUM  HB 007
012 BROWN FORD VAN  HB 007
013 LAZY TRAIN (ACOUSTIC VERSION) reissue bonus
014 RUBBER CHICKEN (B-SIDE BONUS) reissue bonus
015 GYPSY (B-SIDE BONUS) reissue bonus
2010 unknown, CA – Willy Tea Taylor
016 BONES
017 CATTLEMAN
018 HUMMINGBIRD
019 LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
020 MOLLY ROSE
021 NOTHING EVER DIES
022 WANDERING BOY
023 WATERLOGGED
024 LETTER TO ZITO
025 WRONG WAY TO RUN
Tracks above issued on album 4 Strings
2015 PH Balanced Studios, Nashville, TN – Willy Tea Taylor [Grierlandia, San Anselmo, CA/  Earls Music, Los Angeles, CA/ Twinboy Studios, Oakdale, CA]
026 YOU FOUND ME Blacwing 103825
027 KNUCKLEBALL PRIME Blackwing 103825  
028 THE VERY BEST Blackwing 103825
029 BULL RIDERS AND SONGWRITERS Blackwing 103825
030 CALIFORNIA Blackwing 103825
031 BRAND NEW GAME Blackwing 103825
032 YOU HAVE MY ATTENTION Blackwing 103825  
033 LOST IN A SONG Blackwing 103825
034 CHICKAMAUGA Blackwing 103825
035 LULLABY Blackwing 103825  
036 RUE THE DAY Blackwing 103825
2018 Tiny Telephone 1458A Sam Bruno, San Francisco, CA – Willy Tea Taylor and The River Arkansas (Willy Tea Taylor [vcl/gt], Mike Clark [gt/banjo],  Macon Terry [bass], Robin Chestnut [drums], Rachel Sliker [violin/ gt],  Ben Gallagher[piano])
037 FOR SAM BWM 002
038 DAMN GOOD DOG BWM 002
039 LAZY THIRD EYE BWM 002
040 LEAF CHANGE BWM 002  

ALBUMS
Heckabad  HB-007 Born And Raised: Rue The Day; Lullaby; River Of Death; Ol Luke Boy; Young When I Left Home; Big Jim's Guitar; Warmth; John Hartford Song; Goin' Home; Brand New Game ; Round Of Rum; Brown Ford Van – 06 (reissued in 2012 with bonus tracks: Lazy Train (Acoustic Version); Rubber Chicken (B-Side Bonus); Gypsy (B-Side Bonus)
Heckabad  no # 4 Strings: Bones; Cattleman; Hummingbird; Life Is Beautiful; Molly Rose; Nothing Ever Dies; Wandering Boy; Waterlogged; Letter To Zito; Wrong Way To Run - 20-03-11
Blackwing 103825 Knuckleball Prime: You Found Me; Knuckleball Prime; The Very Best; Bull Riders and Songwriters; California; Brand New Game; You Have My Attention; Lost In A Song; Chickamauga; Lullaby; Rue The Day - 23-10-15

EPs
Blackwing Music BWM 002 Damn Good Dog: For Sam; Damn Good Dog; Lazy Third Eye; Leaf Change - 29-12-18 with The River Arkansas




    

Charlie Bowman / Bowman Sisters


Charlie Bowman, *30-07-1889 Fordtown TN, +20-05-1962
2nd version
By Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Henk Scholts,  Praguefrank, Thieu Van DeVorst
SESSIONS
1 May 1926 New York City - Charlie Bowman and Hill Billies (Charles Bowman [fiddle/accordion], Al Hopkins [vcl-1/piano], Joe Hopkins [gt], John Hopkins [ukulele])
C01 E2966*/7 THE HICKMAN RAG Vocalion 15377 5118/Rounder 1033 DOCD-8039 JSP
7761
C02 E2968*/9 POSSUM UP A GUM STUMP, COONEY IN THE HOLLOW -1 Vocalion 15377 5118/DOCD-8039
*master
ROUNDER 1033 TENNESSEE STRINGS AS CHARLIE BOWMAN WITH HIS HILL BILLIES (1979) ; DOCUMENT DOCD-8039 THE HILL BILLIES / AL HOPKINS AND HIS BUCKLE BUSTERS COMPLETE RECORDED WORKS VOL 1 (UK, 1999) ; JSP JSP 7761 APPALACHIAN STOMP DOWN (UK, 2006)         
16 October 1928 Johnson City, TN – The Bowman Sisters (Pauline Bowman [vcl], Jennie Bowman [vcl/gt])
001 W147206-2 MY OLD KENTUCKY HOME Columbia 15473-D/JX 24 BCD 16083
002 W147207-2 SWANEE RIVER 15473-D/JX 24 BCD 16083
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16083 THE JOHNSON CITY SESSIONS 1928-1929 (GER, 2013)
16 October 1928 Johnson City, TN – Charlie Bowman and His Brothers (Charles Bowman [vcl/fiddle], Frank Wilson [vcl/gt], Walter Bowman [vcl/banjo], poss. Elbert Bowman [gt])
C03 W147208-2 ROLL ON BUDDY 15357-D/County 525 JSP 7761 BCD 16083
C04 W147209-2 GONNA RAISE THE RUCKUS TONIGHT 15357-D/BCD 16083
COUNTY 525 A FIDDLER'S CONVENTION IN MOUNTAIN CITY, TENNESSEE  1924-1930 RECORDINGS (1973)
20 February 1929 New York City – Charlie Bowman and His Brothers (Charles Bowman [speach-1/fiddle], Frank Wilson [speach-1/gt], Walter Bowman [speach-1/banjo], poss. Elbert Bowman [speach-1/gt])
C05 W147972-2 FORKY DEAR 15387-D/County 527 CO-3511 JSP 7761
C06 W147973-1 MOONSHINER AND HIS MONEY -1 15387-D/County 507CO-CD- 3511 Legacy 47911-15
COUNTY 507 OLD-TIME FIDDLE CLASSICS PLAYED BY CHAMPION FIDDLERS (1967) ;COUNTY 527 OLDTIME FIDDLE CLASSICS VOL.2 (1973); COUNTY CO-CD-3511 RURAL STRING BANDS OF TENNESSEE (1997); COLUMBIA-LEGACY 47911/47912-15 ROOTS N' BLUES - THE RETROSPECTIVE (1925-50) (1992)
23 October 1929 Johnson City, TN – The Bowman Sister (Pauline Bowman [vcl], Jennie Bowman [vcl], Charlie Bowman [fiddle], Fran Trappe [accordion] )
003 W149256-2 RAILROAD TAKE ME BACK 15621-D/BCD 16083
004 W149257-2 OLD LONESOME BLUES 15621-D/BCD 16083 JSP 7740 LP 1029
ROUNDER 1029 BAJO PICKING GIRL (1980); JSP JSP-7740 MOUNTAIN BLUES 1927-1938: BLUES BALLADS AND STRING BANDS (UK, 2005)
23 October 1929 Johnson City, TN – Charles Bowman and Fran Trappe (Charles Bowman [fiddle], Fran Trappe [accordion])
C06 W149258 WILD HORSE unissued
C07 W149259 CAROLINA MOONSHINE unissued
22 April 1931 New York City – The Bowman Sisters (Pauline Bowman, Jennie Bowman)\
005 10575 LONESOME BLUES unissued
006 10576 THE RAILROAD BOOMER unissued
007 10577 WHEN THE LEAVES TURN GREEN unissued

SINGLES
Vocalion (1926)
15377 The Hickman Rag / Possum Up A Gum Stump, Cooney In The Hollow - 26 Charlie Bowman and Hill Billies (reissued on Vocalion 5118)
Columbia
15357-D Roll On Buddy / Gonna Raise The Ruckus Tonight - 28 Charlie Bowman and His Brothers
15387-D Forky Dear / The Moonshiner And His Money – 29 Charlie Bowman and His Brothers
15473-D My Old Kentucky Home / Swanee River – 29 Bowman Sisters
15621-D Railroad Take Me Back / Old Lonesome Blues – ca 29 Bowman Sisters
Columbia [JAP]
JX 24 My Old Kentucky Home  The Old Folks At Home - ?   Bowman Sisters