Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Jeff Mattison

 *1962
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1998 unknown, CA – Jeff Mattison (Jeff Mattison [vcl/gt], Paul Hunt [bass], Jesse Wickman [drums], Rick Hatfield  [harmonica],  Ryan Ramirez [keyboards])
001 LAST CALVARYMAN MMCD 001  
002 BRAND NEW DAY MMCD 001  
003 EMMA’S BLUES MMCD 001  
004 BALLAD OF IF MMCD 001
005 MAMA COME QUICK MMCD 001  
006 LONESOME ROAD MMCD 001  
007 SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN MMCD 001  
008 AUCTION BLOCK BLUES MMCD 001  
009 SHOTGUNS AND HEARTACHES MMCD 001  
010 DESERT HIGHWAY MMCD 001
2002 Grizzly Studios, 926 Ely Blvd S, Petaluma, CA – Jeff Mattison (Jeff Mattison [vcl/rh gt], Dave Zirbel [ld gt/ dobro/ steel], Layne Brown [mandolin], Paul Hoffman [bass gt/ bck vcl], Jesse Wickman [drums], Callie Watts [bck vcl])
011 CALIFORNIA BLUES MMCD 002
012 MEDICINE JAR MMCD 002
013 DREAMIN’ OF YOU MMCD 002
014 EVENING BLUES MMCD 002
015 OVER YONDER FAIRE MMCD 002
016 I’LL BE YOUR ANGEL MMCD 002
017 MORNING BLUES MMCD 002
018 THAT OLD TRAIN MMCD 002
019 SHE’S GONE AGAIN MMCD 002
020 POST-MODERN LAMENT MMCD 002
021 JUDGEMENT DAY MMCD 002
022 FIRE AT MIDNIGHT MMCD 002  
2008 Grizzly Studios, 926 Ely Blvd S, Petaluma, CA – Jeff Mattison
023 RAINMAKER MMCD 003
024 TRYING NOT TO CRY MMCD 003
025 BITTERSWEET MMCD 003
026 LOWDOWN BLUES MMCD 003
027 LAREDO MMCD 003
028 FALLING BELOW MMCD 003
029 DINNER WITH GOD MMCD 003
030 WANTED MAN MMCD 003
031 HUNGRY GHOST MMCD 003
032 LEAVING BLUES MMCD 003
033 AFTERGLOW MMCD 003  


ALBUMS
Mad Boy Music MMCD 001 Moonshine Rain
: Last Calvaryman; Brand New Day; Emma’s Blues; Ballad Of If; Mama Come Quick; Lonesome Road; Singin’ In The Rain; Auction Block Blues; Shotguns And Heartaches; Desert Highway – 30-07-98
Mad Boy Music MMCD 002 Backroads Heart Attack: California Blues; Medicine Jar; Dreamin’ Of You; Evening Blues; Over Yonder Faire; I’ll Be Your Angel; Morning Blues; That Old Train; She’s Gone Again; Post-Modern Lament; Judgement Day; Fire At Midnight – 29-05-03
Mad Boy Music MMCD 003 Tales Of Wayward Angels: Rainmaker; Trying Not To Cry; Bittersweet; Lowdown Blues; Laredo; Falling Below; Dinner With God; Wanted Man; Hungry Ghost; Leaving Blues; Afterglow – 22-01-09

Ward Davis

 *1979
By Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1998 Smart Production, Texasrcana, TX – Ward Davis (Producer: Chip Bricker)
001 LOVING YOU LOVING ME
002 WAYFARING STRANGER
003 IF I COULD GET MY HEART IN THE DOOR
004 SOMETHING ONLY LOVE CAN BUY
005 COLORADO TRAIL
006 SOMETHING RUBY READ
007 I CAN FEEL THIS RESTLESS HEART SETTLED DOWN
008 JUST A KISS
009 READ YOUR MIND
010 SOMEDAY (I WON'T HAVE A BROKEN HEART)
011 I'M GONNA RING THAT SOUTHERN BELLE
012 NOBODY'S WAITING
Tracks above issued on album Nobody’s Waiting
2009 Nashville, TN – Ward Davis (Producer: Philip Murphy)
013 DON’T OPEN THAT DOOR  CD single [rel. Jan. 26, 2010]
2015 Nashville, TN – Brad Davis
014 LAST MONDAY IN MAY digital single [rel. May 22]
2015 The Moose Lodge, Goodletsville, TN – Ward Davis, *with Jamey Johnson, Willie Nelson and Trigger (Producer: Jim Moose Brown)
015 NO GOIN' HOME
016 MORE GOODBYE
017 15 YEARS IN A 10 YEAR TOWN
018 NOBODY'S LOOKING
019 OLD WORN OUT COWBOY*
020 THE OVERPASS
021 UNFAIR WEATHER FRIEND
022 I GOT YOU
023 SKEPTIC'S PRAYER
Tracks above issued on album 15 Years In A 10 Year Town
2017 unknown – Ward Davis
024 WEST POINT TO ARLINGTON digital single [rel. May 19]
2017 unknown – Ward Davis
025 I’M NOT THE DEVIL digital single [rel. Sept. 1]
2018 unknown – Ward Davis feat. Jimmy Ray Sells and Ian Wagner
026 LAST MONDAY IN MAY 2018 digital single [rel. May 17]
2018 unknown – Ward Davis
027 LIVE A LIE
028 COULD JUST BE A FOOL
029 GOOD AND DRUNK
030 TIME TO MOVE ON
Tracks above issued on EP Asunder
2020 unknown – Ward Davis
031 AIN'T GONNA BE TODAY
032 BLACK CATS AND CROWS
033 THREADS
034 SOUNDS OF CHAINS
035 GET TO WORK WHISKEY
036 COLORADO
037 BOOK OF MATCHES
038 HEAVEN HAD A HAND
039 WHERE I LEARNED TO LIVE
040 PAPA AND MAMA
041 LADY DOWN ON LOVE
042 NOBODY
043 GOOD TO SAY GOODBYE
044 GOOD AND DRUNK
Tracks above issued on album Black Cats and Crowns



ALBUMS
Ward Davis no #  Nobody's Waiting:
Loving You Loving Me; Wayfaring Stranger; If I Could Get My Heart In The Door; Something Only Love Can Buy; Colorado Trail; Something Ruby Read; I Can Feel This Restless Heart Settled Down; Just A Kiss; Read Your Mind; Someday (I Won't Have A Broken Heart); I'm Gonna Ring That Southern Belle; Nobody's Waiting – 98
Hawkville no # 15 Years in a 10 Year Town: No Goin' Home; More Goodbye; 15 Years In A 10 Year Town; Nobody's Looking; Old Worn Out Cowboy (With Jamey Johnson, Willie Nelson and Trigger); The Overpass; Unfair Weather Friend; I Got You; Skeptic's Prayer - 24-08-15
Ward Davis no # Black Cats and Crows: Ain't Gonna be Today; Black Cats and Crows; Threads; Sounds of Chains; Get to Work Whiskey; Colorado; Book of Matches; Heaven Had a Hand; Where I Learned to Live; Papa and Mama; Lady Down on Love; Nobody; Good to Say Goodbye; Good and Drunk - 20-11-20

EPs
Ward Davis ? Asunder: Live a Lie; Could Just Be a Fool; Good and Drunk; Time to Move On - 23-11-18



Whitey Knight

 *20-02-1920, +17-07-1977
By Praguefrank, Thieu Van DeVorst
SESSIONS

1955 poss. Hollywood, CA – The Whitey Knight Orchestra
001 I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU Sage and Sand 45-205
002 ANOTHER BREW, BARTENDER Sage and Sand 45-205 / SS-930701 JASMCD 3595/6
003 HONKY TONKIN' WITH A BROKEN HEART 206[unissued]
004 LET THOSE BROWN EYES SMILE 206[unissued]
SAGE AND SAND SS-930701 SAGE AND SAND LET'S ALL GO WILD VOL.1 (NED, 1994); JASMINE JASMCD 3595/6 HILLBILLY BOP VOL.4 1956/1957  (UK, 2010, 2CD)
1957 unknown, CA – Whitey Knight with Kenny Cox and His Orchestra
005 LET THOSE BROWN EYES SMILE Nielsen 57-1
006 FROM AN ANGEL TO A DEVIL Nielsen 57-1 / JASMCD 3595/6 WLP 2823
WHITE LABEL WLP 2823 BOPPIN' HILLBILLY VOL.23 (NED, 1991)
April 1957 Hollywood, CA – Whitey Knight
007 MB-9634 LATELY Dot  45-15577
008 MB-9635 THE BLUES WALKED IN 45-15577/BACM CD D 360
BACM CD D 360 DOT LABEL CLASSIC COUNTRY MUSIC (UK, 2011)
ca. June 1957 Hollywood, CA – Whitey Knight
009 MB-9851 TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS  45-15630
010 MB-9852 I CRY LIKE A BABY  45-15741
011 MB-9853 TRAVELIN‘  BLUES  45-15630
21 February 1958 [12:00-15:00] Gold Star Recording Studios, 6252 Santa Monica Blvd. Hollywood, CA – Whitey Knight (Whitey Knight [vcl], Joe Maphis [gt], Pee Wee Adams [bass], Jimmy Pruitt [piano])
012 MB-10640  MAKE MINE THE SAME  45-15740
Split session with Mac Wiseman
1959 unknown – Whitey Knight
013 1210 KNOCKING Dart 115
014 1211 CRAZY LOVE AFFAIR Dart 115
1961 unknown – Whitey Knight
015 HAPPY GO LUCKY Sage 45-344
016 BIG GLASS OF WINE Sage 45-344/ SS-930702
SAGE AND SAND SS-930702 SAGE AND SAND/ LET ME SLIDE VOL.2  (NED, 1994)


SINGLES
Sage and Sand (1955)
45-205 I Can't Stop Loving You / Another Brew, Bartender – 06-55 The Whitey Knight Orchestra (rev. June 25)
206 Honky Tonkin' With A Broken Heart /  Let Those Brown Eyes Smile – unissued
Nielsen (1957)
57-1 Let Those Brown Eyes Smile / From An Angel To A Devil – 57 w. Kenny Cox and His Westerners
Dot (1957-1958)
45-15577 The Blues Walked In / Lately – 05-57 (rev. May 20)
45-15630 Travelin' Blues / Take Me In Your Arms – 09-57 (rev. Sept. 9)
45-15740 Make Mine The Same / I Cry Like A Baby – 03-58
Dart (1959)
115 Knocking / Crazy Love Affair - 59
Sage
45-344 Happy Go Lucky / Big Glass Of Wine – 11-61 (rev. Nov. 13)