Friday, November 18, 2016

Ken Roberts



By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2012 River City Recording Studio, 105 Lincoln St, Roseville, CA – Ken Roberts (Ken Roberts [vcl/gt/ harmonica], Rich Ayers [gt. Bck vcl], Alex Drizos [bass gt-exc-7], Larry Tagg [bass gt-1], Keith Edwards [drums], Brent Bourgeois [piano/ organ/ accordion/ bck vcl]. Producer: Brent Bourgeois)
001 THIS OLD GUITAR AND ME -1
002 EVERY DAY
003 HEY THERE GIRL
004 I LOVE YOU THE MOST -1
005 HOLDING ON
006 SIMPLE THINGS
007 SARAH -1
008 THE RIVER
009 ONLY LOVE
010 THIS DANCE
Tracks above issued on album Every Day
2014 River City Recording Studio, 105 Lincoln St, Roseville, CA – Ken Roberts  (Ken Roberts [vcl/gt], Rich Ayres [gt/hmny vcl], Marty Rifkin [steel], Alex Drizos [bass gt], Keith Edwards [drums], Steve Stizzo [piano/ organ]. Producer: Rich Ayers)
011 CALIFORNIA
012 CHIPPING AWAY
013 DANGER ZONE
014 LAST LOVE
015 TURN IT UP
016 WITHOUT YOU
017 DAYS THAT USED TO BE
018 I'LL BE WAITING
019 ONLY LONELY ONE
020 FOR A MOMENT
021 UNTIL THE SUMMER WAS THROUGH
022 SAIL AWAY
Tracks above issued on album California

February-March(?) 2018 Tanglewood Recording Studios, Loomis, CA – Ken Roberts (Ken Roberts [vcl/gt], Matt Pinder  [bass], Larry Carr [drums],  James Pace [keyboards])
023 ONE MORE MILE
024 GET IT STRAIGHT
025 FALLING STAR
026 SHOULD I TELL HER
027 GHOSTS OF CALIFORNIA
028 CALL ON ME
029 COME OUT OF THE RAIN
030 CAT 5 HURRICANE
031 TIL THE MORNING
032 TIES THAT BIND
033 JENNY
034 BETTER DAYS
035 LOSE AGAIN
036 NEXT TO YOU
037 RESCUE ME
038 MENDOCINO SON
Tracks above issued on album Mendocino Son


 


ALBUMS
Ken Roberts (UPC884501795029) Every Day: This Old Guitar and Me;  Every Day; Hey There Girl;  I Love You The Most; Holding On; Simple Things; Sarah; The River; Only Love; This Dance – 08-10-12
Kallie Music ? (UPC888295157476) California: California; Chipping Away; Danger Zone; Last Love; Turn It Up; Without You; Days That Used To Be; I'll Be Waiting; Only Lonely One; For A Moment; Until The Summer Was Through; Sail Away - 14-09-14

Ken Roberts ? (UPC888295853477) Mendocino Son: One More Mile; Get It Straight; Falling Star; Should I Tell Her; Ghosts of California; Call on Me; Come out of the Rain; Cat 5 Hurricane; Til the Morning; Ties That Bind; Jenny; Better Days; Lose Again; Next to You; Rescue Me; Mendocino Son – 01-19
 

Balsam Range



3rd version
by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
2007 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr.,Arden, NC  – Balsam Range (Caleb Smith [gt], Darren Nicholson [tnr vcl/mandolin], Marc Pruett [banjo], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass], Buddy Melton [ld vcl/fiddle], Jerry Salley [hmny vcl]. Producer: Balsam Range)
001 THE TRAIN'S READY  Mountain Home 1142
002 BLUE MOUNTAIN  Mountain Home 1142 
003 CALLOWAY COUNTRY FLOOD  Mountain Home 1142 
004 I HEAR A SWEET VOICE CALLING  Mountain Home 1142 MH 18942
005 BURNING GEORGIA DOWN  Mountain Home 1142
006 COULD'VE FOOLED ME  Mountain Home 1142
007 GOODBYE OLD PAL  Mountain Home 1142
008 CRYIN' HOLY UNTO THE LORD  Mountain Home 1142 MH 18942
009 MARCHING HOME  Mountain Home 1142 
010 COME BACK TO ME IN MY DREAMS  Mountain Home 1142
011 I'M JUST AS WRONG  Mountain Home 1142 
012 BOAT OF LOVE  Mountain Home 1142  MH 18942
013 TRAVELIN' THIS LONESOME ROAD  Mountain Home 1142 
2010 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC – Balsam Range (Buddy Melton [ld vcl/fiddle/viola], Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Marc Pruett [banjo], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/resophonic gt]. Producer: Balsam Range)
014 JULIE'S TRAIN  Mountain Home 1206
015 PLACE NO WREATH  Mountain Home 1206 MH 18942
016 I'M LONESOME WITHOUT YOU  Mountain Home 1206
017 SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN  Mountain Home 1206
018 LAST TRAIN TO KITTY HAWK  Mountain Home 1206
019 CANEY FORK ROAD  Mountain Home 1206
020 JACK DIAMOND  Mountain Home 1206
021 SPRING WILL BRING FLOWERS  Mountain Home 1206
022 DON'T TAKE ME TONIGHT AS I AM  Mountain Home 1206 MH 18942
023 DOWN IN CAROLINE  Mountain Home 1206
024 THE HOLY HILLS  Mountain Home 1206 MH 18942
025 JAXON POINT  Mountain Home 1206 
2010 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC – Balsam Range  (Buddy Melton [ld vcl/fiddle/viola], Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Marc Pruett [banjo], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/resophonic gt], David Johnson [bass?]. Producer: Balsam Range)
026 TRAINS I MISSED  Mountain Home 1295
027 OTHER SIDE  Mountain Home 1295 
028 CALLIN' CAROLINE  Mountain Home 1295 
029 EAST VIRGINIA BLUES  Mountain Home 1295
030 TOUCH  Mountain Home 1295 MH 18942
031 HARD PRICE TO PAY  Mountain Home 1295
032 GONNA BE MOVIN'  Mountain Home 1295 MH 18942
033 MEANWHILE  Mountain Home 1295
034 ON THE RUN  Mountain Home 1295
035 HEART THAT WON'T STOP LOVIN'  Mountain Home 1295 
036 MEMORY OF YOU  Mountain Home 1295
037 RUNNIN' THROUGH MY MIND  Mountain Home 1295  
2010 Crossroads Studios, Arden, NC – Balsam Range
038 MARY’S LITTLE LAMB Mountain Home
Track above issued on EP Mountain Home Christmas
2012 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC – Balsam Range  (Buddy Melton [ld vcl/fiddle/viola], Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Marc Pruett [banjo], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/resophonic gt], David Johnson [bass?]. Producer: Balsam Range)
039 OTHER SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN Mountain Home MH 1404-2
040 ANY OLD ROAD (WILL TAKE YOU THERE) Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
041 WIDE RIVER TO CROSS Mountain Home MH 1404-2  MH 18942
042 DAY IN THE LIFE OF A RAILROAD SPIKE Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
043 BETTER DAYS Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
044 BORN RAMBLIN' MAN Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
045 ROW BY ROW Mountain Home MH 1404-2  MH 18942
046 BUILDING THE FIRE Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
047 ONE WAY OUT Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
048 I AIN'T LEAVIN' Mountain Home MH 1404-2
049 I COULD DO YOU SOME GOOD Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
050 PAPERTOWN Mountain Home MH 1404-2  
051 STREAMLINED CANNONBALL Mountain Home MH 1404-2
2012 Brighter Shade Studios, Atlanta (?), GA/ Crossroads Studios, Arden, NC/ Southern grounds Studio, Nashville, TN/ Southern Ground Studio, Smyra, GA – John Driskell Hopkins and Balsam Range, with Jerry Douglas [-1], Zac Brown [-2], Tony Trischka [-3], Joey + Rory [-4], Levi Lowrey [-5] (John Driskell Hopkins [vcl/gt], Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Marc Pruett [banjo], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/dobro], Buddy Melton [vcl/fidle]. Producer: Balsam Range, John Driscoll Hopkins)
052 RUNAWAY TRAIN -1  Brighter Shade 0855-2
053 I WILL LAY ME DOWN -2 Brighter Shade 0855-2
054 DAYLIGHT -3 Brighter Shade 0855-2
055 BYE BABY GOODBYE -4 Brighter Shade 0855-2
056 SHE DON'T LOVE ME TODAY Brighter Shade 0855-2
057 BE MY GIRL Brighter Shade 0855-2
058 THE DEVIL LIVES IN A MASON JAR Brighter Shade 0855-2
059 HOW COULD I? -5 Brighter Shade 0855-2
060 IT'S NOT OK Brighter Shade 0855-2
061 THE GRASS DON'T GET NO GREENER Brighter Shade 0855-2
062 DJ Brighter Shade 0855-2
063 SHADY BALD BREAKDOWNE Brighter Shade 0855-2
2013 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC  – Balsam Range (Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Marc Pruett [banjo], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/dobro], Buddy Melton [vcl/fidle])
064 MOON OVER MEMPHIS Mountain Home MH 1533-2
065 CHASING SOMEONE ELSE’S DREAMS Mountain Home MH 1533-2
066 FROM A GEORGIA BATTLEFIELD Mountain Home MH 1533-2
067 STACKING UP THE ROCKS Mountain Home MH 1533-2 MH 18942
068 MONDAY BLUES Mountain Home MH 1533-2
069 SONGS I’VE SUNG Mountain Home MH 1533-2
070 TOO HIGH A PRICE TO PAY Mountain Home MH 1533-2
071 THE FUTURE’S NOT WHAT IT USED TO BE Mountain Home MH 1533-2
072 DON’T WATCH THESE TEARS Mountain Home MH 1533-2
073 I SPEND MY DAYS BELOW THE GROUND Mountain Home MH 1533-2
074 BACKDRAFT (YOU LIGHT IT, YOU FIGHT IT) Mountain Home MH 1533-2
075 MATTHEW Mountain Home MH 1533-2
076 EVERYTHING THAT GLITTERS (IS NOT GOLD) Mountain Home MH 1533-2
2016 unknown – Balsam Range (Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Darren Nicholson [mandolin], Marc Pruett [banjo], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/dobro], Buddy Melton [vcl/fidle])
077 SOMETHING 'BOUT THAT SUITCASE Mountain Home MH 16722
078 BLUE COLLAR DREAMS Mountain Home MH 16722
079 VOODOO DOLL Mountain Home MH 16722 
080 ELDORADO BLUE Mountain Home MH 16722
081 THE GIRL FROM THE HIGHLANDS Mountain Home MH 16722
082 I HEAR THE MOUNTAINS Mountain Home MH 16722
083 CHAIN GANG BLUES Mountain Home MH 16722
084 RISE AND SHINE Mountain Home MH 16722 MH 18942
085 SPRING HILL Mountain Home MH 16722
086 HELLO HEARTACHE Mountain Home MH 16722 
087 LINES IN THE SAND Mountain Home MH 16722
088 DON'T WALK AWAY Mountain Home MH 16722
089 WISH YOU WERE HERE Mountain Home MH 16722   MH 18942

2017 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC/Library Studio, Nashville, TN – Balsam Range
090 CHRISTMAS LULLABY MH 16962  
091 THE FIRST NOEL MH 16962
092 ROCKIN' AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE MH 16962
093 I'M GOING HOME, IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME MH 16962  
094 HARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SING MH 16962
095 JINGLE BELLS MH 16962   
2017 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC  - Balsam Range with Atlanta Pops Orchestra Ensemble (Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Marc Pruett [banjo], Darren Nicholson [vcl/mandolin], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass], Buddy Melton [vcl/fiddle], + Atlanta Pops (cond. By Tom Gibson): Marc Miller [bass], Kevin leary [drums/percussion], Chris Burndrett, Kirsten Browning, Mary Burndrett [violin],  Emily Laminack Wetzel [viola], Nan Kemberling [cello], Judith Klein [flute],  Eric Hawkins [French Horn],  Mandy Dunaway [oboe /English horn], Mark Williamson [trombone], John Bryant, Lee King [trumpet]. Producer: Balsam Range)
096 TRAINS I MISSED MH 17162
097 BLUE MOUNTAIN MH 17162
098 ELDORADO BLUE MH 17162
099 FROM A GEORGIA BATTLEFIELD MH 17162
100 ANY OLD ROAD MH 17162
101 JACK DIAMOND MH 17162
102 MATTHEW MH 17162
103 LAST TRAIN TO KITTY HAWK MH 17162
104 I HEAR THE MOUNTAINS MH 17162
105 BURNING GEORGIA DOWN MH 17162 
2018 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC  - Balsam Range (Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Marc Pruett [banjo], Darren Nicholson [vcl/mandolin], Tim Surrett [vcl/bass], Buddy Melton [vcl/fiddle])
106 THE GIRL WHO INVENTED THE WHEEL  MH 17262 
107 TUMBLEWEED TOWN  MH 17262 
108 THE RAMBLER  MH 17262
109 GET ME GONE  MH 17262 
110 HOBO BLUES  MH 17262 
111 HELP ME TO HOLD ON  MH 17262
112 LET MY LIFE BE A LIGHT  MH 17262 MH 18942
113 MY CROSS TO BEAR  MH 17262
114 GRAVEYARD BLUES  MH 17262 
115 ANGEL TOO SOON  MH 17262
116 IF I NEEDED SOMEONE  MH 17262   
2021 Crossroads Studios, 50 Fisk Dr., Arden, NC  - Balsam Range (Caleb Smith [vcl/gt], Darren Nicholson [vcl/mandolin/octave mandolin],  Dr. Marc Pruett [banj],; Tim Surrett [vcl/bass/ donor], Buddy Melton [vcl/fiddle])
117 HIGHWAY SIDE MH 19292
118 RIVERS, RAINS AND RUNAWAY TRAINS MH 19292  
119 TRAVELING BLUES MH 19292  
120 ROOSTER ROCK MH 19292  
121 FRANKLIN COUNTY MH 19292
122 RICHEST MAN MH 19292  
123 UNTIL I SEE YOU AGAIN MH 19292  
124 THAT'S ENOUGH MH 19292  
125 HIS TOMB IS EMPTY NOW MH 19292
126 TONIGHT I'M HEADING SOUTH MH 19292
127 SANTA BARBARA MH 19292  
128 GRIT AND GRACE MH 19292   




ALBUMS
Mounain Home MH-1142-2 Marching Home: Train's Ready, The; Blue Mountain; Calloway Country Flood; I Hear a Sweet Voice Calling; Burning Georgia Down; Could've Fooled Me; Goodbye Old Pal; Cryin' Holy Unto the Lord; Marching Home; Come Back to Me in My Dreams; I'm Just as Wrong; Boat of Love; Travelin' This Lonesome Road – 16-10-07
Mountain Home MH-1206-2 Last Train To Kitty Hawk: Julie's Train; Place No Wreath; I'm Lonesome Without You; Somewhere In Between; Last Train To Kitty Hawk;Caney Fork Road;Jack Diamond;Spring Will Bring Flowers; Don't Take Me Tonight As I Am; Down In Caroline; The Holy Hills; Jaxon Point – 20-01-09
Mountain Home MH-1295-2 Trains I Missed: Trains I Missed; Other Side; Callin' Caroline; East Virginia Blues; Touch; Hard Price to Pay; Gonna Be Movin';Meanwhile; On the Run; Heart That Won't Stop Lovin'; Memory Of You;Runnin' Through My Mind – 26-10-10 (digital: 21-09-10)
Mountain Home MH-1404-2  Papertown: Other Side Of The Mountain; Any Old Road (Will Take You There); Wide River to Cross; Day In the Life of a Railroad Spike; Better Days; Born Ramblin' Man; Row by Row; Building the Fire; One Way Out; I Ain't Leavin';I Could Do You Some Good; Papertown; Streamlined Cannonball – 07-08-12 (digital: 17-07-12)
Brighter Shade 0855-2 Daylight: Runaway Train (feat. Jerry Douglas); I Will Lay Me Down (feat. Zac Brown); Daylight (feat. Tony Trischka); Bye Baby Goodbye (feat. Joey + Rory); She Don't Love Me Today; Be My Girl;  The Devil Lives in a Mason Jar; How Could I? (feat. Levi Lowrey); It's Not Ok;  The Grass Don't Get No Greener;  Dj;  Shady Bald Breakdowne – 16-10-12 w. John Driskell Hopkins
Mountain Home MH-1533-2 Five: Moon Over Memphis;  Chasing Someone Else’s Dreams;  From A Georgia Battlefield; Stacking Up The Rocks; Monday Blues; Songs I’ve Sung; Too High A Price To Pay; The Future’s Not What It Used To Be; Don’t Watch These Tears; I Spend My Days Below The Ground; Backdraft (You Light It, You Fight It); Matthew; Everything That Glitters (Is Not Gold) – 17-06-13
Mountain Home MH 16722 Mountain Voodoo:  Something 'Bout That Suitcase;  Blue Collar Dreams;  Voodoo Doll;  Eldorado Blue;  The Girl From the Highlands;  I Hear the Mountains; Chain Gang Blues; Rise and Shine;  Spring Hill; Hello Heartache;  Lines in the Sand;  Don't Walk Away;  Wish You Were Here - 11-11-16
Mountain Home MH 17162 Mountain Overture: Trains I Missed; Blue Mountain; Eldorado Blue; From A Georgia Battlefield; Any Old Road; Jack Diamond; Matthew; Last Train to Kitty Hawk; I Hear The Mountains; Burning Georgia Down  – 27-04-18 w. Atlanta Pops Orchestra Ensemble
Mountain  Home MH 17262 Aeonic: The Girl Who Invented The Wheel; Tumbleweed Town; The Rambler; Get Me Gone; Hobo Blues; Help Me To Hold On; Let My Life Be A Light; My Cross To Bear; Graveyard Blues; Angel Too Soon; If I Needed Someone -  04-01-19
Mountain Home MH 18942 The Gospel Collection: Gonna Be Movin’; Wide River To Cross; The Boat of Love; The Touch; Stacking Up The Rocks; Rise And Shine; Cryin’ Holy Unto The Lord; Don’t Take Me Tonight As I Am; Row By Row; The Holy Hills; Place No Wreath; Let My Life Be A Light; I Hear A Sweet Voice Calling; Wish You Were Here – 06-12-19 (sampler)
Mountain Home MH 19292 Moxie And Mettle: Highway Side; Rivers, Rains and Runaway Trains; Traveling Blues; Rooster Rock; Franklin County; Richest Man; Until I See You Again; That's Enough; His Tomb Is Empty Now; Tonight I'm Heading South; Santa Barbara; Grit and Grace – 17-09-21

EPs
Mountain Home MH16962 It’s Christmas Time: Christmas Lullaby; The First Noel; Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree; I'm Going Home, It's Christmas Time; Hark! The Herald Angels Sing; Jingle Bells – 27-10-17