Saturday, April 16, 2016

George And Earl



George McCormick, *19-06-1933 Defeated Creek,Smith County, TN, +05-02-2018
Earl Aycock, *01-11-1930, +18-10-2001


By Richard Weize, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS
February 1955 Bradley Studios, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - George And Earl (George McCormick [vcl], Earl Aycock [vcl], Chet Atkins and or Joe Edwards [ld gt], Ray Edenton [rh gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Benny Martin [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Dee Kilkpatrick)
001 YW-7710 (IF YOU) GOT ANYTHING GOOD (YOU BETTER SAVE IT, SAVE IT) 70605x45/BFX-15173 BCD-17121
002 YW-7711 SWEET LITTLE MISS BLUE EYES 70632x45/BFX-15173 BCD-17121
003 YW-7712 GOIN‘ STEADY WITH THE BLUES 70632x45/BFX-15173 BCD-17121
004 YW-7713 CAN I 70605x45/BFX-15173 BCD-17121
September 1955 poss. Bradley Studios, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - George and Earl (George McCormick [vcl], Earl Aycock [vcl], ? [gt], prob. Shot Jackson [steel], ? [bass], Benny Martin [fiddle], Del Wood [piano]. Producer: Dee Kilkpatrick)
005 YW-7753 (ALL YOU’VE GIVEN TO ME IS) HEARTACHES 70683x45/ BCD-17121
006 YW-7754 CRY, BABY, CRY 70773x45/ BCD-17121
007 YW-7755 TAKE A LOOK AT MY BABY 70773x45/ BCD-17121
008 YW-7756-5 DON’T, DON’T, DON’T 70683x45/ BCD-17121 [takes -2-3] BCD-17121
February or March 1956 poss. Music City Recordings, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashvile, TN – George and Earl (George McCormick [vcl], Earl Aycock [vcl], Joe Edwards [gt], Ray Edenton [rh gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums]. Producer: Dee Kilkpatrick)
009 YW-12686 REMEMBER AND REGRET 70935x45/ BCD-17121
010 YW-12687 ELEVEN ROSES 70935x45/ BCD-17121
011 YW-12688 DONE GONE 70852x45/TH 676 BCD-17121
012 YW-12689 BETTER STOP, LOOK AND LISTEN 70852x45//TH 676 BCD-17121


ALBUMS
Bear Family [GER] BFX-15173 Going Steady With The Blues: Your Hightone Ways; Fifty-Fifty Honky Tonkin'; Hi There Sweet Thing; I'm Just Passing Through; I Guess You Don't Care; Flutter Bug; The Sundown Train; Don't Add An Ex To Your Name; (If You) Got Anything Good (You Better Save It, Save It); Sweet Little Miss Blue Eyes; Can I; I Don't Know Noghing About Nothing; Don't Fix Up The Doghouse; I'll Keep Your Name On File; Gold Wedding Band;     Going Steady With The Blues – 85 also contains solo tracks by George McCormick
Bear Family [GER] BCD-17121 Better Stop, Look And Listen - Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight: Fifty-Fifty Honky Tonkin'; I Guess You Don't Care; Hi There, Sweet Thing; Don't Add An Ex To Your Name; The Sundown Train; You're High Tone Ways; I'm Just Passing Through; Flutter Bug; Gold Wedding Band; I Don't Know Nothing About Nothing; Don't Fix Up The Doghouse; I'll Keep Your Name On File; (If You) Got Anthing Good (You Better Save It); Sweet Little Miss Blue Eyes; Going Steady With The Blues; Can I; (All You've Given Me Is) Heartaches; Take A Look At My Darlin'; Cry Baby Cry; Don't, Don't, Don't (take 5); Remember And Regret; Eleven Roses (And The Twelfth Is You); Done Gone; Better Stop, Look And Listen; The Blues Moved In This Morning; After All We've Been Through; Doubt; Don't, Don't, Don't (take 2); Don't, Don't, Don't (take 3) – 28-03-11 also George McCormick solo tracks

SINGLES
Mercury (1955-56)
70605-X45 (If You) Got Anything Good (You Better Save It, Save It) / Can I? – 04-55 (rev. Apr. 30)
70632-X45 Goin' Steady With The Blues / Sweet Little Miss Blue Eyes – 06-55 (rev. June 4)
70683-X45 (All You've Given Me Is) Heartaches / Don't, Don't, Don't Don't, Don't, Don't / Heartaches - 09-55
70773x45 Cry, Baby, Cry / Take A Look At My Darlin' – 12-55
70852x45 Done Gone / Better Stop, Look And Listen - 04-56 (rev. May 12)
70935x45 Remember And Regret / Eleven Roses – 08-56 (rev. Sept. 1)


One Ton Pig



2nd version

By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
22 December 2007 [live] The Trap Bar, Grand Targhee Resort, 3300 Ski Hill Rd., Alta, WY – One Ton Pig (Michael Batdorf [vcl/gt], Justin Smith [vcl/gt],  Tim Farris [vcl/mandolin],  Andy Calder [bass], Jason Baggett [drums])
00001 RUNNIN' OUT OF TIME
00002 CRAWLIN' DOWN THE LINE
00003 CARE FOR MY OWN
00004 TETON COUNTY
00005 BAYOU VOODOO
00006 WHEN THE MOUNTAIN CALLS
00007 MAD RABBIT
00008 TRIAL OF MOSES B. REED
00009 LEAVIN' MOTHER'S BONES
00010 HAMILTON ON A BLUEGRASS FLIGHT
00011 AIN'T NOTHIN' LIKE LOOKIN' BACK
00012 SNOWFALL BREAKDOWN
Tracks above issued on album High On The Hog
23 July 2010 [live] The Timberline Bar And Grill, 31 W Center St., Victor, ID – One Ton Pig  (Michael Batdorf [vcl/gt], Justin Smith [vcl/gt],  Tim Farris [vcl/mandolin],  Andy Calder [bass], Jason Baggett [drums])
00013 LOOKING FOR SPRINGS
00014 LET ME RATTLE
00015 TIME ROLLS ON
00016 CRUEL WORDS
00017 BUTTERFLY IN A HURRICANE
00018 COLD WATER BLUES
00019 SONOMA
00020 BY NOW
00021 DRUNK TO THE BONE
00022 MURDER IN THE HOLE
00023 SONG IN THE KITCHEN
00024 LOAD UP AND BE GONE
00025 CHILHOWIE MOUNTAIN BLUES
00026 BURN IT DOWN
Tracks above issued on album Big Norm
2012 unknown - One Ton Pig  (Michael Batdorf [vcl/gt], Justin Smith [vcl/gt],  Tim Farris [vcl/mandolin],  Andy Calder [bass], Jason Baggett [drums] + Ross Martin, Matt Flinner. Producer: Ben Winship)
001 LONG GONE MAN
002 LONESOME VALLEY
003 COFFEE AND YOGA
004 DANCING AT THE RASCAL FAIR
005 RUT RO RAGGY
006 HOW LONG CAN YOU LAST
007 HOW CAN YOU SLEEP THIS WAY
008 HEADED EAST FOR NOW
009 MIDNIGHT PLANE
010 RIVER RUNS DRY
011 HEIST
012 SAID BOB DYLAN
Tracks above issued on album One Ton Pig
2015 Henhouse Studio, Victor, ID – One Ton Pig (Michael Batdorf [vcl/gt], Justin Smith [vcl/gt], Tim Farris [vcl.mandolin], Andy Calder [bass], Jason Baggett [drums], Matt Herron, [fiddle])
013 JUST A WORD
014 TWO TO GET ON STAGE
015 MR. MR.
016 LASTVILLE
017 AIN'T NOTHING LIKE LOOKING BACK
018 HELL TO PAY
019 LITTLE STONE
020 GETTIN' OUT THE GRIS
021 EVERYTHING CAME DOWN
022 WESTERN SIDE
023 SHE'S GOT ME SHAKIN'
Tracks above issued on album Lastville

2018 unknown, WY – One Ton Pig
024 STRAW TO THE PILE
025 DEAD MAN'S BELLS
026 MADE A LITTLE HOME
027 COUNT THE RINGS
028 WET TRAMPOLINE
029 WEARY SON
030 PARADE OF SONG
031 FINAL KISS
032 SWEET CATHY AMES
033 ONE HORSE
034 LET 'EM ALL PLAY THROUGH
035 TRUE BORDER CRIMES
Tracks above issued of album Parade Of Song

 

ALBUMS
One Ton Pig ?  (UPC634479751967) High On The Hog: Runnin' Out of Time; Crawlin' Down the Line; Care For My Own; Teton County; Bayou Voodoo; When the Mountain Calls; Mad Rabbit; Trial of Moses B. Reed; Leavin' Mother's Bones; Hamilton On a Bluegrass Flight;Ain't Nothin' Like Lookin' Back; Snowfall Breakdown – 07-03-08
One Ton Pig ? (UPC884501418294) Big Norm:  Looking For Springs; Let Me Rattle; Time Rolls On;Cruel Words; Butterfly in a Hurricane; Cold Water Blues; Sonoma;By Now; Drunk To the Bone; Murder In the Hole; Song In the Kitchen; Load Up and Be Gone; Chilhowie Mountain Blues; Burn It Down – 02-11-10
Easy Chair Music ? (UPC884501747332) One Ton Pig: Long Gone Man; Lonesome Valley; Coffee and Yoga; Dancing at the Rascal Fair; Rut Ro Raggy; How Long Can You Last; How Can You Sleep This Way; Headed East For Now; Midnight Plane; River Runs Dry; Heist; Said Bob Dylan – 26-06-12
One Ton Pig ? (UPC888295280181) Lastville: Just a Word;Two to Get On Stage; Mr. Mr.;Lastville;Ain't Nothing Like Looking Back; Hell To Pay; Little Stone; Gettin' Out the Gris;Everything Came Down; Western Side; She's Got Me Shakin' – 11-06-15

One Ton Pig ? (UPC888295910156) Parade of Song: Straw to the Pile; Dead Man's Bells; Made a Little Home; Count the Rings; Wet Trampoline; Weary Son; Parade of Song; Final Kiss; Sweet Cathy Ames; One Horse; Let 'em All Play Through; True Border Crimes – 18-06-19