Saturday, July 18, 2020

Lalla Rookh

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1998 Absolute Sound, Berthoud, CO – Lalla Rookh (Charley Gannon [vcl/gt], Paul Honeycutt [vcl/gt/ mandolin],  Jim Abraham [vcl/bass gt], Mary Whale [vcl/percussion/ bodhran], Kay Williams [vcl/violin])
001 A-CALLING-ON SONG Hapi Scratch 70016
002 THE BLACKSMITH Hapi Scratch 70016  
003 THE WOLFSHED/THE ROAD TO LISDOONVARNA Hapi Scratch 70016  
004 LORD FRANKLIN Hapi Scratch 70016
005 FROSTY MORNING/COLERAINE/THE KESH JIG Hapi Scratch 70016  
006 SUSANNA MARTIN Hapi Scratch 70016  
007 THE DIAMOND Hapi Scratch 70016  
008 MY JOHNNY WAS A SHOEMAKER Hapi Scratch 70016
009 THE RIGHTS OF MAN/SALLY IN THE GARDEN/THE ASHPLANT Hapi Scratch 70016
010 LALLA ROOKH Hapi Scratch 70016  
011 POLKAS: JACK MITCHELL'S/DENNIS MURPHY'S/CHEESE Hapi Scratch 70016  
012 MATTY GROVES Hapi Scratch 70016  
013 THE STAR OF COUNTY DOWN Hapi Scratch 70016  
1999 Absolute Sound, Berthoud, CO/ Avogadro's Number, Fort Collins, CO/  Kiva Recording, Fort Collins, CO – Lalla Rookh, with Eric Olson [-1], Jerry Palmer [-2](Charley Gannon [vcl/gt], Paul Honeycutt [vcl/gt/ mandolin],  Jim Abraham [vcl/bass gt], Mary Whale [vcl/percussion/ bodhran], Kay Williams [vcl/violin])
014 CONNEMARA -1 Hapi Scratch 70028
015 SMASH THE WINDOWS/MUNSTER BUTTERMILK/BANISH MISFORTUNE Hapi Scratch 70028
016 TWO SISTERS Hapi Scratch 70028
017 NEWRY HIGHWAYMAN Hapi Scratch 70028
018 MARROWBONES Hapi Scratch 70028
019 CUCKOO'S NEST/MAID BEHIND THE BAR/NIXON'S FAREWELL Hapi Scratch 70028
020 SIÚIL A RÚN Hapi Scratch 70028
021  HOODOO HOEDOWN/JUMP AT THE SUN Hapi Scratch 70028
022 IRISH BALLAD -2 Hapi Scratch 70028
023 BLOOD WEDDING Hapi Scratch 70028
024 GEESE IN THE BOG/GET YOUR CRAP OFF THE STAGE Hapi Scratch 70028
025 CONNEMARA (REPRISE) Hapi Scratch 70028
026 THE CUCKOO'S NEST Hapi Scratch 70028
2006 unknown, CO – Lalla Rookh  (Charley Gannon [vcl/gt], Paul Honeycutt [vcl/gt/ mandolin],  Jim Abraham [vcl/bass gt], Mary Whale [vcl/percussion/ bodhran], Kay Williams [vcl/violin])
027 STARS FOR LEISBETH/SILVER SPEAR/TOSS THE FEATHERS
028 JOHN BARLEYCORN
029 O'KEEFS/O'GILLIGAN/MORRISON'SJIG/SWALLOWTAIL JIG
030 CULLODEN'S HARVEST
031 CRESTED HENS/WIZARD'S WALK
032  NEW RIGGED SHIP/FULL RIGGED SHIP
033 FRIEND OF THE DEVIL
034 MISS MCLEODS/GALWAY HORNPIPE/STAR OF MUNSTER
035 BALLAD OF ACCOUNTING
036 MORPETH RANT/THE BUTTERFLY/FLOWERS OF REDHILL
037 DEVIL WENT DOWN TO DUBLIN/TUTTLE'S REEL
038 CALLIOPE HOUSE/STAN CHAPMAN/MILLER'S MAGGOT
Tracks above issued on album Test Of Time

ALBUMS
Hapi Scratch 70016 Book 1: Tales and Tradition: A-Calling-On Song; The Blacksmith; The Wolfshed/The Road to Lisdoonvarna; Lord Franklin; Frosty Morning/Coleraine/The Kesh Jig; Susanna Martin; The Diamond; My Johnny Was a Shoemaker; The Rights of Man/Sally in the Garden/The Ashplant; Lalla Rookh; Polkas: Jack Mitchell's/Dennis Murphy's/Cheese; Matty Groves; The Star of County Down - 15-11-98
Hapi Scratch 70028 Would You Like Kilts with That?: Connemara (feat: Eric Olson); Smash the Windows/Munster Buttermilk/Banish Misfortune; Two Sisters; Newry Highwayman; Marrowbones; Cuckoo's Nest/Maid Behind the Bar/Nixon's Farewell; Siúil a Rún; Hoodoo Hoedown/Jump at the Sun; Irish Ballad (feat: Jerry Palmer); Blood Wedding; Geese in the Bog/Get Your Crap off the Stage; Connemara (Reprise); The Cuckoo's Nest – 23-11-99
Megaphonic ? Test Of Time: Stars for Leisbeth/Silver Spear/Toss the Feathers; John Barleycorn; O'Keefs/O'Gilligan/Morrison'sJig/Swallowtail Jig; Culloden's Harvest; Crested Hens/Wizard's Walk; New Rigged Ship/Full Rigged Ship; Friend of the Devil; Miss McLeods/Galway Hornpipe/Star of Munster; Ballad of Accounting; Morpeth Rant/The Butterfly/Flowers of Redhill; Devil Went Down to Dublin/Tuttle's Reel; Calliope House/Stan Chapman/Miller's Maggot - 14-06-06



Melissa Gibson

Melissa MacKnight Gibson, *1971
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1999 Smokehouse Studios, Goodlettesville, TN – Melissa Gibson (Producer: Vaughn Lafstead)
001 OCEAN VIEW
002 CITY LIGHTS
003 BLUE STREAK
004 JUST BREATHE
005 CONEY ISLAND GETAWAY
006 LET HER GO
007 FALLING AWAY
008 TWO BLUE OCEANS
009 LIE TO ME TONIGHT
010 DANCE WITH FIREFLIES
011 LEAVE IT ALL TO ME
012 MAN IN THE MOON
013 ELEMENT OF DOUBT
014 I'VE BEEN HERE
015 STARGAZER
Tracks above issued on album Lighthouse Point
2003 Nashville, TN – Melissa Gibson  (Producer: Vaughn Lafstead)
016 MILES TO GO
017 WELCOME TO STAY
018 NO ROOM FOR BLUE
019 EVEN FOR YOU
020 TABLE FOR TWO
021 SMOKE AND MIRRORS
022 SHADE
023 OK BY ME
024 THE RIGHT ROAD
025 THE JOURNEY
026 TOO FAR AWAY
027 AS YOU LEAVE
028 TURN BACK NOW
029 THESE WOODS
030 SLEEP WELL TONIGHT
Tracks above issued on album Welcome To Stay
2005 Nashville, TN – Melissa Gibson  (Producer: Vaughn Lafstead)
031 ANTICIPATION
032 YOU GOT IT
033 WHERE YOU LEAD
034 LEAVING ON A JET PLANE
035 IT'S ONLY LOVE
036 WHEN YOU SAY NOTHING AT ALL
037 I ENVY THE WIND
038 WAITING FOR MY ANGEL TO SHOW
039 HAVE A LITTLE FAITH IN ME
040 DIG DOWN DEEP
041 WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR
042 FIELDS OF GRAY
043 UNGLUED
Tracks above issued on album Under The Influence
2006 Nashville, TN – Melissa Gibson  (Producer: Vaughn Lafstead)
044 UNTROUBLE YOUR MIND
045 ROLLING AWAY
046 MY OWN
047 SHADOWS OF MY LIMITS
048 RAINING IN LA
049 ON THE RISE
050 OVER YOUR SHOULDER
051 TREMBLING ARMS
052 VIBRANT BLUE
053 HOW THE FALCON FLIES
054 THE WATER AND THE EARTH
055 WHAT THEY MEANT
Tracks above issued on album In Your Corner



ALBUMS
MMG no # Lighthouse Point: Ocean View; City Lights; Blue Streak; Just Breathe; Coney Island Getaway; Let Her Go; Falling Away; Two Blue Oceans; Lie To Me Tonight; Dance With Fireflies; Leave It All To Me; Man In The Moon; Element Of Doubt; I've Been Here; Stargazer – 15-10-99
Java Joes’s no # Welcome To Stay: Miles To Go; Welcome To Stay; No Room For Blue; Even For You; Table For Two; Smoke And Mirrors; Shade; OK By Me; The Right Road; The Journey; Too Far Away; As You Leave; Turn Back Now; These Woods; Sleep Well Tonight – 02-08-03
Java Joes’s no # Under Their Influence: Anticipation; You Got It; Where You Lead; Leaving On A Jet Plane; It's Only Love; When You Say Nothing At All; I Envy The Wind; Waiting For My Angel To Show; Have A Little Faith In Me; Dig Down Deep; What Are You Waiting For; Fields Of Gray; Unglued – 20-12-05
Java Joe's 807677000629  In Your Corner: Untrouble Your Mind; Rolling Away; My Own; Shadows Of My Limits; Raining In LA; On The Rise; Over Your Shoulder; Trembling Arms; Vibrant Blue; How The Falcon Flies; The Water And The Earth; What They Meant – 01-07-06




Susan Nikas

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS  also member of Clay County
2006 unknown – Susan Nikas (Susan Nikas [vcl/gt], Les Johnson [ld gt],  Dennis Caplinger [banjo/ bass/ fiddle/ mandolin/ dobro], Frank Abrahams [mandolin])
001 I WISH IT WOULD RAIN Clay County 0516
002 GOODBYE TO ALL THAT Clay County 0516
003 CLAY COUNTY REMEMBERED Clay County 0516
004 BROKEN HEARTS ARE ALL THE SAME Clay County 0516
005 DIMMING OF THE DAY Clay County 0516
006 DO IT ALL AGAIN Clay County 0516
007 PITY ME Clay County 0516
008 LOVE IS A BLESSING Clay County 0516
009 IT'S BEEN A YEAR NOW Clay County 0516
010 TUCSON ON TUESDAY Clay County 0516
011 THE ONE TRUE WORD Clay County 0516
012 TIME TO PRACTICE GRATITUDE Clay County 0516
2007 [live] The Fret House, 309 N Citrus Ave, Covina, CA – Susan Nikas (Susan Nikas [vcl/gt], Les Johnson [ld gt], Frank Abrahams [mandolin], Dennis Caplinger [banjo/ fiddle])
01201 GOODBYE TO ALL THAT
01202 BROKEN HEARTS ARE ALL THE SAME
01203 CHEROKEE SHUFFLE
01204 LOVE IS THE SOURCE
01205 OLD FAMILIAR MELODY
01206 LOVE IS THE BLESSING
01207 DO IT ALL AGAIN
01208 I WISH IT WOULD RAIN
01209 ONE GOOD SONG
01210 COME WITH ME
01211 PITY ME
01212 BEEN THERE, DONE THAT
01213 LOVE IS RUNNING OUT ON ME
01214 SLIPPING AWAY
01215 I AM JUST A STRANGER
01216 SUNRISE, MOONRISE
01217 LONG, HOT BATH
01218 RED RIVER VALLEY
Tracks above issued on album Live At The Fret House
2008 unknown – Susan Nikas
013 POLLY WOLLY DOODLE Clay County 007
014 TROUBLE WILL COME Clay County 007
015 HARD TIMES AND BAD TIMES (AND NO TIME AT ALL) Clay County 007
016 YOU'RE THE SECRET OF MY HEART Clay County 007
017 THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR Clay County 007
018 EVERY TUESDAY AT NOON Clay County 007
019 A NEW DAY Clay County 007
020 TWILIGHT IS STEALING Clay County 007
021 THE LIBERTY EXPRESS Clay County 007
022 BUFFALO GALS Clay County 007
023 WE GO MARCHING ON Clay County 007
024 STREETS OF LAREDO Clay County 007
2013 unknown – Susan Nikas (Susan Nikas [vcl/gt], Les Johnson [ld gt], Dennis Capliner [banjo/ bass/ dobro/ fiddle/ mandolin] + Elaine For [hmny vcl])
025 SLIDESHOW
026 HARD TRAVELIN'
027 NOTHING CHANGES
028 JUST A FEW MORE DAYS
029 SLIPPING AWAY
030 HAUL THE WOODOILE DOWN
031 LEMONADE
032 COME AND GET YOUR MEN
033 MATTIE GROVES
034 SEVEN YEARS
035 LAST THING ON MY MIND
Tracks above issued on album Slideshow
2017 unknown – Susan Nikas
036 ALL GONE
037 IN CHINA
038 BEER AND CIGARETTES
039 DON'T THINK ABOUT TOMORROW
040 THE WAITING ROOM OF HOPE
041 LIFE IS A DRAMA
042 NEVERMIND
043 HOMETOWN REFUGEE
044 CHEROKEE SHUFFLE
045 ASTEROID
046 HOUSEWIFE'S LAMENT
047 MEMORIES AND MOMENTS
Tracks above issued on album Stories
2018 unknown – Susan Nikas (Susan Nikas [vcl/gt], Gene DeBarrel [vcl/ld gt], Bev Erickson [hammered dulcimer], Jim Dawson [vcl/banjo], Tom Lister [bass], Joanne Long [vcl/fiddle],  Al Carter [harmonica]. Producer: Rick Ruskin)
048 GOING DOWN THAT ROAD
049 PRETTY LITTLE TURTLE DOVE
050 FASHIONED IN THE CLAY
051 HARD TIMES COME AGAIN NO MORE
052 SANTY ANNO
053 SAIL AWAY LADIES
054 SATURDAY NIGHT
055 SAVE THE WHALES
056 IN CHINA OR A WOMAN'S HEART
057 I'LL FLY AWAY / DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE
058 LAST THING ON MY MIND
Tracks above issued on album Homespun


ALBUMS
Clay County 0516 Clay County Remembered: I Wish It Would Rain; Goodbye to All That; Clay County Remembered; Broken Hearts Are All the Same; Dimming of the Day; Do It All Again; Pity Me; Love Is a Blessing; It's Been a Year Now; Tucson On Tuesday; The One True Word; Time to Practice Gratitude – 07-01-07
Clay County 007 Hard Times and Bad Times: Polly Wolly Doodle; Trouble Will Come; Hard Times and Bad Times (and No Time At All); You're the Secret of My Heart; The Hundred Years War; Every Tuesday At Noon; A New Day; Twilight Is Stealing; The Liberty Express; Buffalo Gals; We Go Marching On; Streets of Laredo – 03-03-09
Susan Nikas no # The Susan Nikas Slideshow: Slideshow; Hard Travelin'; Nothing Changes; Just a Few More Days; Slipping Away; Haul the Woodoile Down; Lemonade; Come and Get Your Men; Mattie Groves; Seven Years; Last Thing On My Mind – 10-13
Susan Nikas no # Stories: All Gone; In China; Beer and Cigarettes; Don't Think About Tomorrow; The Waiting Room of Hope; Life Is a Drama; Nevermind; Hometown Refugee; Cherokee Shuffle; Asteroid; Housewife's Lament; Memories and Moments - 30-06-17
Susan Nikas no # Homespun: Going Down That Road; Pretty Little Turtle Dove; Fashioned in the Clay; Hard Times Come Again No More; Santy Anno; Sail Away Ladies; Saturday Night; Save the Whales; In China or a Woman's Heart; I'll Fly Away / Down by the Riverside; Last Thing on My Mind - 01-05-18
Susan Nikas no # Live at the Fret House: Goodbye to All That; Broken Hearts Are All the Same; Cherokee Shuffle; Love Is the Source; Old Familiar Melody; Love Is the Blessing; Do It All Again; I Wish It Would Rain; One Good Song; Come with Me; Pity Me; Been There, Done That; Love Is Running out on Me; Slipping Away; I Am Just a Stranger; Sunrise, Moonrise; Long, Hot Bath; Red River Valley - 01-05-18